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 Helen <I>Gibson</I> Ritter

Helen Gibson Ritter

Union County, South Carolina, USA
Death 26 Feb 2014 (aged 96)
Spartanburg County, South Carolina, USA
Burial Wellford, Spartanburg County, South Carolina, USA
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Beloved mother and Mamaw, Helen Gibson Ritter, 96, of Spartanburg, SC, peacefully and joyfully united with her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ in His heavenly home on Wednesday, February 26, 2014. Her daughter and a close friend were by her side. Born February 15, 1918, in Union, SC, she was the daughter of the late William Harold Gibson, Jr. and Lula Jane Davis Gibson, and widow of Robert James "Jimmie" Ritter, Sr. She was a member of Covenant Presbyterian Church.

Surviving are her children, Robert J. Ritter, Jr. (Linda S.) of Memphis, TN, William G. Ritter (Pamela M.) of Anderson, SC, and Jeannie Ritter Clark (Walter T. Clark III) of Cumming, GA; six grandchildren, Leigh Ann Whalen of Apopka, FL, Rachel Erkmann of Boise, ID, Valerie Harvey and Hannah Clark, both of Atlanta, GA, Taylor Clark of Valdosta, GA, and William G. Ritter, Jr. of Anderson, SC; and 10 great-grandchildren.

A graveside service will be conducted at 1:00 PM Saturday, March 1, 2014, in Fort Prince Memorial Gardens, 125 Fort Prince Rd., Wellford, SC 29385, by the Rev. Robert H. Brozina. Visitation will follow at the graveside.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Regency Hospice, 880 South Pleasantburg Drive Suite 1A&F, Greenville, SC 29607.

Floyd's North Church Street Chapel

Published in Spartanburg Herald-Journal from Feb. 27 to Feb. 28, 2014

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