Anne W. Buist (NORTH AUGUSTA, S.C.)

NORTH AUGUSTA, S.C. - Funeral Services for Mrs. Anne Wells Buist, 79, of Fairfield Avenue, North Augusta, SC, who entered into rest January 5, 2010, will be conducted Saturday morning at 10 o'clock from St. Bartholomew's Episcopal Church. Father David F. O. Thompson officiating. Interment in Pineview Memorial Park. Mrs. Buist was a native of Columbia, SC, having made North Augusta her home for the past 53 years. She was a member of St. Bartholomew's Episcopal Church, retired as a Secretary for CSX Railroad and a graduate of the University of South Carolina. Mrs. Buist was the mother of the late William Rogers Buist. Survivors include her husband of 55 years, Coach Jim Buist; three sons and daughters-in-law, Dr. Robert and Cindy Buist, Chris and Michele Buist and John C. Buist, all of North Augusta; four grandchildren, Andrew Buist, Walker Buist, Christy Anne Buist and Mattie Buist. The family will receive friends at the funeral home Friday evening from 6 until 8. Pallbearers will be Charles Buist, Charley Buist, Sammy Anderson, Dr. Randy Cooper, Dr. Billy Thurmond and Jon R. Williams. Memorials may be made to St. Bartholomew's Episcopal Church, 471 West Martintown Road, North Augusta, SC 29841. Posey Funeral Directors of North Augusta in charge of arrangements. Visit the registry online at Sign the guestbook at

The Augusta Chronicle-January 7, 2010