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Ethel Catherine Kizer Ayer
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Birth: Apr. 10, 1921
Saint George
Dorchester County
South Carolina, USA
Death: Dec. 3, 2011
Aiken County
South Carolina, USA

Mrs. Ethel Catherine Kizer Ayer, 90, of New Ellenton, died December 3, 2011 at Shadow Oaks Assisted Living, Aiken, where she stayed for the last three years.

A daughter of the late James Kizer & Sarah Bowman Kizer, she was born in St. George, SC where she lived until moving to New Ellenton in 1963.

Her family was her life and she will be remembered as a loving wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother. She was also a long-time member of St. Paul United Methodist Church.

In addition to her parents, she was pre-deceased by her siblings Eula Kizer, Ida Carn, Lillie Lowery, Richard W. Kizer, J. Palmer Kizer and her first husband, David McCoy Kizer in 1957 and her second husband, Glenn Allan Ayer, who died in 2006.

She is survived by a son Glenn Kizer, Santa Fe, NM, two daughters, Cynthia Kizer Papalski and her husband Joe, Aiken and Kathy Ayer Moore and her husband Philip, New Ellenton; a brother, David T. Kizer, Spartanburg, SC; and two sisters, Mary Wimberly, St. George, SC and Ruth Allen, Milton, FL. She is also survived by dear friend Becky Kizer, Knoxville, TN and seven grandchildren, Rob (Katie) Ferguson, Lea Ann (Joey) McGlothin, Ashley (Philip Gleason) Thornton, Ryan (Stacie Macht) Kizer, Ian Kizer, Allan (Jessica) Moore and Jessica (Cale Gustafson) Moore; two great grandchildren, Caleb McGlothin and Kaylea McGlothin. She was also anticipating the birth of her third great grandchild and namesake, Margaret Catherine Ferguson, who is due in January.

Memorial donations may be directed to the St. Paul UMC Family Life Center, 600 Main St. New Ellenton, SC 29809.

Funeral services will take place at St. Paul United Methodist Church, New Ellenton. Interment will follow in the church cemetery.

George Funeral Home & Cremation Center, 211 Park Ave. SW Aiken.

Published in The State on December 5, 2011

Family links: 
  James Kizer (1865 - 1946)
  Sarah Bowman Kizer (1888 - 1974)
  David McCoy Kizer (1920 - 1957)
  Glenn Allan Ayer (1927 - 2006)
  Mary Elizabeth Kizer Wimberly (____ - 2013)*
  Eula Lee Kizer (1909 - 1993)*
  Ida Mae Kizer Carn (1911 - 1978)*
  Lillie Kizer Lowery (1912 - 2008)*
  Richard Wesley Kizer (1914 - 1983)*
  David Tillman Kizer (1916 - 2012)*
  Ethel Catherine Kizer Ayer (1921 - 2011)
  James Palmer Kizer (1923 - 1993)*
*Calculated relationship
Saint Paul United Methodist Church Cemetery
Aiken County
South Carolina, USA
Created by: tippy
Record added: Dec 05, 2011
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Ethel Catherine <i>Kizer</i> Ayer
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