Mamie Lee “Minnie” Byrd Holley

Mamie Lee “Minnie” Byrd Holley was born November 10, 1881, to William C Bird and Nancy Catherine Catoe Bird

Mrs. Mamie Lee Byrd Holley, 74, of the Mt. Pisgah community, died, March 11, 1956 in a Camden hospital after a short illness.

Survivors include her husband, John Holley; five daughters, Mrs. Everett Clark and Mrs. Paul Hinson of Kershaw, and Mrs. H. F. Catoe, Mrs. Woodrow Lingle and Mrs. Olin Byrd of Columbia; three sons, Broadus Holley and Floyd Holley of Jefferson and Joe Holley of Kershaw; one sister, Mrs. Bessie Gilliam of Ware Shoals; three brothers, Leonard of Florence, and John and Y. T. Byrd of Jefferson; 18 grandchildren, and a number of great-grandchildren.

Funeral services were conducted at 4 p.m. Monday, March 12, 1956, from the Mt. Pisah Baptist Church by the Rev. M. B. Gunter and the Rev. J. B. Caston. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.

The body will be taken to the church an hour before the service.

Obituary Information:

1956-03-12 - Mrs. John Holley of Near Kershaw
March 12, 1956 State (published as The State) Columbia, South Carolina Page 11
1956.03.12 - Mrs. John Holley
March 12, 1956 Columbia Record (published as The Columbia Record) Columbia, South Carolina Page 2

Tombstone Information:

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Located in Mount Pisgah Baptist Church Cemetery in Mount Pisgah, Kershaw County, South Carolina, USA (Photo added by Robert Miller)

 

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