SUMMERTON - Margaret Goodman Spigner Whetsell, 88, widow of Leland Benjamin Whetsell, died Sunday, May 29, 2016, at her home.
Born December 2, 1927, in Alcolu, she was a daughter of the late Labon Chappel Spigner and the late Jessie Dehon Mitchum Spigner. She was a member of the Order of the Eastern Star and Summerton United Methodist Church.
She is survived by four daughters, Sally Brunson Ardis, Patsy Brunson Bradham, Elaine Whetsell Masincupp (Chip) and Mary Katherine "Kitty" Whetsell, all of Summerton; a sister, Jessie Spigner McCabe of Alcolu; five grandchildren, Ralph Ardis (Sally), Elisa Hall (Steve), Anne Ridgill (John), Lee Masincupp (Amy) and Kathryn Masincupp; five great grandchildren, Tyler Hall, Sydney Gray Hall, Ansley Ridgill, David Texas Ardis and Hart Masincupp; and a special nephew, Billy Whetsell (Debbie).
She was preceded in death by two sons-in-law, Texas Ardis and David Bradham; a brother, Edgar Spigner; and three sisters, Eunice Clark, Lillian Scurry and Thelma Jones.
A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, June 1, 2016, at Summerton United Methodist Church with the Rev. Randy Bowers officiating. Burial will follow in Summerton Evergreen Cemetery.
Visitation will be one hour prior to the service in the church fellowship hall and other times at the residence, 1116 Godwin Drive, Summerton.
Memorials may be made to Summerton United Methodist Church, P.O. Box 35, Summerton, SC 29148 or Embrace Hospice, 1831 W. Evans Street, Suite 315, Florence, SC 29501.
The family would like to give a special thanks to the loving caregivers of Embrace Hospice.
Stephens Funeral Home & Crematory, 304 N. Church Street, Manning, is in charge of arrangements, (803) 435-2179. www.stephensfuneralhome.org