Iris Merle Soles Fletcher
by Robert Joseph Baker | February 21, 2014 10:52 pm
Iris Merle Soles Fletcher, 74, wife of James Crowder Fletcher, died Thursday, Feb. 20, 2014, at her home.
Born July 10, 1939, in Newport News, Va., she was a daughter of the late Vernon Coles Soles and Della Merle Green Soles Bendall. She was a member of New Harmony Presbyterian Church.
Survivors besides her husband of Alcolu include a son, Mike Fletcher of Columbia; a daughter, Kim (Mike) Carson of Sumter; three grandchildren, Brianna Fletcher of Mt. Pleasant, Keith Carson of Columbia and Brooke Carson of Sumter; a stepsister, Juanita Lewis of Florida.
A funeral service will be held at 3 p.m. Sunday at New Harmony Presbyterian Church with the Rev. Michael Brown officiating. Burial will follow in DuRant-New Harmony cemetery.
Thomas DuRant, Len Brown, Stanley Hodge, Kirby Johnson, Charlie Daniels and Johnny McNair will serve as pallbearers.
Visitation will be held 5-7 p.m. Saturday at Stephens Funeral Home, and other times at the home.
The family would like to thank the staff of Agapé Hospice and her caregivers, Beth Evans, LeAnn Dyson and Lynn Weaver, for all of their love and care.
Memorials may be made to the New Harmony Presbyterian Church Building Fund; or to the Clarendon Christian Learning Center, 1174 New Harmony Church Road, Alcolu, SC 29001; or to a charity of one’s choice.
Stephens Funeral Home & Crematory, 304 N. Church Street, Manning, is in charge of arrangements.