Edith Carolyn Caughman, 93, of Columbia, died Wednesday, June 17, 2015. Born April 20, 1922 in Blaney, SC, she was a daughter of the late George Miles and Carrie Koon Miles. Edith worked at Bayview Baptist Church’s day care and was a member of Alpine Baptist Church.
Survivors include her grandchildren, Rodney, Mark, Alvin, Cheryl, Jeffrey and Debra Rabon, Lisa and Gene Dorn; seven great-grandchildren, four great-great-grandchildren, and many nieces and nephews. In addition to her parents, Edith was preceded in death by her daughter, Carolyn Smith; sons, Lawrence and Charles W. Rabon; and her nine siblings.
The graveside service for Mrs. Caughman will be held 11 o’- clock Monday, June 22, 2015, in Greenlawn Memorial Park, 7100 Garners Ferry Road, Columbia. The family will receive friends from 5 until 7 o’clock Sunday evening, June 21st, at Shives Funeral Home, Trenholm Road Chapel, 7600 Trenholm Road Ext., Columbia. Memorials may be made to Alpine Baptist Church, 4930 Alpine Road, Columbia, SC 29223.