PROSPERITY — Mamie Ella Sease Shealy, 82, died Friday, March 22, 2013, at Newberry County Memorial Hospital.
Born on Feb. 25,1931, in Pomaria, she was the daughter of the late Lolan Leonard “Babe” and Virginia Marie Wilson Sease. Mrs. Shealy was a graduate of Prosperity High School and was a member of St. Paul Lutheran Church where she was a member of the Ladies Sunday school class and former teacher.
She is survived by her husband, John Bunyon Shealy; sons, Leonard Wayne (Pam) Shealy of Chapin and Michael James (Cindy) Shealy Prosperity; daughters, Cindy Shealy (Donald) Huyck and Seasee Shealy Williams both of Prosperity; grandchildren, Melissa Angely, Kristin Ruff, Jennifer Shealy, Elizabeth Shealy, Donnie Huyck, Chris Huyck, Melody Leitzsey, Shelli Lister and Marissa Lister and 13 great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m. Sunday, March 24, 2013, at McSwain-Evans Funeral Home Chapel by the Rev. Brent Nichols. Burial will follow in St. Paul Lutheran Church Cemetery. Visitation will be one hour before the service at the funeral home. Memorials may be made to the St. Paul Restoration Fund 2496 SC Highway 773, Pomaria, SC 29126.
Active pallbearers will be Steve Shealy, James Chapman, Donnie Huyck, Chris Huyck, Jed Ruff and Chuck Leitzsey.
Honorary pallbearers will be members of the Adult Sunday School Class of St. Paul Lutheran Church.
McSwain-Evans Funeral Home is entrusted with the arrangements. A memorial message may be written to the family at www.mcswainevans.com.