Katherine Lucille “Lucy” Geddings Price


Katherine Lucille “Lucy” Geddings Price was born October 28, 1934 in Sumter, SC, the daughter of the late Marvin Ansel Geddings and Annie Avins Geddings.

1940 Census Information:

According to the United States census reported on April 24, 1940, Ansel Geddings (30), rented a home in Sumter, Sumter County, South Carolina, with his wife, Annie Geddings (28) and their children; Willis Geddings (9), Bettie Lou Geddings (7) and Lucile Geddings (5). All household family members were reported to have been born in South Carolina and lived in the same house on April 1, 1935. Ansel Geddings was a laborer in a furniture factory.


Katherine Lucille “Lucy” Geddings Price, 85, of Lugoff, passed away on February 9, 2020.

She and family moved to the Lugoff/Camden community in the early sixties and lived there for 30+ years and was a member of Lugoff First Baptist Church. Lucy worked as a watchmaker at the Elgin Watch Company.

She was survived by her daughter, Carol Price Hardwicks; brother, Marvin Dale Geddings (Caty); sister, Betty Lou Geddings Stokes; sister-in-law, Azile Geddings; and many nieces and nephews, along with many cousins from the Geddings family that have been residents and business owners of the Camden community for 70+ years.

In addition to her parents, Lucy was predeceased by her son, Burrel “Butch” E. Price; brothers, Harley Willis Geddings and Robert Ansel Geddings, and his wife, Gunes.

Kornegay Funeral Home, Camden Chapel is in charge of arrangements.

A graveside service at Lugoff First Baptist Church was held at 1:00 PM on Saturday, February 15, 2020 at Lugoff First Baptist Church Cemetery. Rev. David Robinson officiated.

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