|Birth: ||Feb. 12, 1919|
|Death: ||Jan. 5, 2009|
FLORENCE: Garnet J. Ham, 89, died Monday, January 5, 2009, at Elmcroft Heartland Village, Florence, SC.
Mrs. Ham was born in Florence County on February 12, 1919, a daughter of the late John H. Joyner and Edna Fennell Joyner. She was a former employee of Union Carbide in Florence. Mrs. Ham was a member of the Lake City First Baptist Church and the Easterling Bible Class and a former member of Effingham Presbyterian Church and John Calvin Presbyterian Church.
Surviving are a son, Albert L. (April Suggs) Ham, Jr. of Florence; a daughter, Judith H. (Jerry) Parker of Cades; three grandchildren, Staci E. Parker of Florence, Cade Parker of Raleigh, NC, and Angela (Brent) Jones of Winston-Salem, NC; three great-grandchildren, Connor Jones, Alex Jones and Easton Parker. Also surviving her is a brother-in-law, Wilbur L. (Betty) Ham of Florence and four sisters-in-law, Dorothy Burorton of Simpsonville, Willah Mae Joyner of Florence, Lura T. Joyner of North Charleston and Janice Joyner of Sumter; as well as a number of nieces and nephews.
Mrs. Ham was predeceased by her husband, Albert L. Ham, Sr., four sisters, Jennie Lee Evans, Bell Tedder, Pearl J. Anderson and Magdalene Mims, and three brothers, Rev. Leon Joyner, John H. Joyner and Jack H. Joyner.
A memorial service will be held at Carolina Funeral Home, 215 E. Highway 378 ByPass, Scranton, SC, on Saturday, January 10, 2009, at 11:00 A. M. Burial will be private at Florence Memorial Gardens prior to the memorial service.
The family will receive friends in the Funeral Home immediately following the Memorial Service.
The family requests that in lieu of flowers, memorials be made to: Dorcas Bible Class of Lake City First Baptist Church, 4024 Cade Road, Cades, SC 29518, or to Winyah Hospice, 217 Dozier Blvd., Florence, SC 29501.
Albert Leroy Ham (1918 - 1985)*
Albert Leroy Ham (1949 - 2016)*
Florence Memorial Gardens
South Carolina, USA
Created by: Patti Yourko Burns
Record added: Apr 21, 2011
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