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Tora Isabelle Tucker Eaddy


GREELEYVILLE – Tora Isabelle Tucker Eaddy, 91, widow of John Wilford Eaddy Jr., died Tuesday, Sept. 23, 2014, at her home.

Born Sept. 24, 1922, in Foreston, she was a daughter of the late Henry Luke Tucker and Dorcus Reid Wise Tucker. She was a homemaker, an avid gardener and a member of Deep Creek Pentecostal Holiness Church.

Survivors include a son, Randy Eaddy (Patsy) of Greeleyville; four daughters, Carolyn Thames (James) of Manning, Gwen Cubbage (Al) of Aiken, Irma Brockington (Wayne) of Kingstree and Jenny Jackson of Pascagoula, Miss.; seven grandchildren, Jenene Morris (Dean), Murray Thames (Gwen), Allison Crow (Jeremy), Brooke Meyers (George), Courtney Brockington, Claire Burgess (Ted) and Angela Murdaugh (Frank); and 12 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by three sisters, Emily Childers, Vallie Corbett and Minnie Malphus; and a brother, James Tucker.

A funeral service for Tora Isabelle Tucker Eaddy will be held 3 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 25, 2014, in the chapel of Stephens Funeral Home with the Rev. LaVaughn Young officiating. Burial will follow in Clarendon Memorial Gardens.

James Thames, Al Cubbage, Wayne Brockington, Sam Wingate, Courtney Brockington and Frank Murdaugh will serve as pallbearers.

Visitation will be held one hour prior to the service at Stephens Funeral Home, and other times at the home, 777 Long Branch Road in Greeleyville.

The family would like to thank her caregivers, Genny Richburg, Betty Pompey, Rita Stone, Candy Morris and Connie Williams for their loving care.

Memorials may be made to Deep Creek Pentecostal Holiness Church, c/o Almeita Hovermale, 3016 S.C. 260, 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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