Eula Blount Seigler (AIKEN, S.C.)

AIKEN, S.C. - Mrs. Eula Blount Seigler, 96, of Aiken, died January 17, 2007 in the Mattie C. Hall Health Care Center. Funeral services will be held at 3:00 PM Sunday at First Baptist Church. Reverend Dr. Fred Andrea, III will officiate. Interment will follow in Aiken Memorial Gardens. Mrs. Seigler was born in Burke County, GA, a daughter of the late Walter S. Blount and Mary Clark Blount. She moved to Aiken in 1931, and was a music teacher for over 55 years. She was a member of First Baptist Church, where she was the first director of the First Baptist Church Kindergarten. She was also a member of the D.A.R. and W.M.U. Survivors include two daughters, Patricia (Gerald) Copley and Rose Mary Price, Aiken; two sons, James Byrnes (Ellen) Seigler, Houston, TX, Andrew Gary (Peggy) Seigler, Columbia, SC; six grandchildren, Nancy Newton, Dale Copley, Brenda Wright, Peggy Bayles, Rose Ann Snipes and Allison Harrison; 12 great grandchildren; six great great grandchildren. In addition to her parents, her husband, James Byrnes Seigler, preceded her in death. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be directed to First Baptist Church, P.O. Box 3157, Aiken, SC 29802. Please visit Mrs. Seigler's online memorial at The family will receive friends from 6-8 PM Saturday at Shellhouse Funeral Home, Inc., 924 Hayne Ave., Aiken, SC Sign the guestbook at

The Augusta Chronicle-January 19, 2007