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Sara Lois Morgan Quattlebaum


Sara Lois Morgan Quattlebaum, 87, widow of Veran Kelton Quattlebaum, died Tuesday, July 29, 2014, at McLeod Hospital in Florence.

Born Dec. 28, 1926, in Notasulga, Ala., she was a daughter of the late John Tee Morgan and Lois Celestia Higgins Morgan. She was an active member of Manning First Baptist Church and the Homemakers Sunday School Class. She taught kindergarten for 25 years at Christian Academy. She was a member of the Clarendon County Historical Society, the Azalea Garden Club and was a board member and served in various capacities with Clarendon County Mental Health.

She was an avid bridge player, known for her positive outlook on life. She always had a smile for everyone.

Survivors include a daughter, Sara Jane Quattlebaum Boulware (Dr. Bill) of Florence; two sons, Steven Kelton Quattlebaum of Winder, Ga., and Glenn R. Quattlebaum (Donna) of Manning; a brother, Bob Morgan of Williston; three sisters, Jeaneene M. Wise (Billy) of Blackville, Elizabeth Wolfe (Harold) of Spartanburg and May Ackerman (Robert) of Lexington; six grandchildren, Kathryn Q. Epps (Will), G. Reid Quattlebaum, Jr. (Stacey), Will Boulware, Brent Boulware, Daniel Boulware and John Boulware; and four great grandchildren, Anna and Campbell Quattlebaum, Willson Epps and Elliot Reid Quattlebaum.

She was preceded in death by a great-grandchild, John Reid Quattlebaum; and a daughter-in-law, Sharon Stange Quattlebaum.

A funeral service for Sara Lois Morgan Quattlebaum will be held at 4 p.m. Friday, August 1, 2014, at Manning First Baptist Church with Rev. Dr. Dale Roach officiating. Burial will follow in Manning Cemetery.

Grandsons and her grandson-in-law will serve as pallbearers. Members of the Homemakers Sunday School Class and the Azalea Garden Club will serve as honorary pallbearers.

Visitation will be held from 2-4 p.m. prior to the service in the sanctuary of the church, and other times at the home, 1318 W.A. Gamble Road in Manning.

Memorials may be made to Manning First Baptist Church, 49 W. Boyce Street, Manning, SC 29102.

Stephens Funeral Home & Crematory, 304 N. Church St. in Manning, is in charge of arrangements, (803) 435-2179.




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