Mary H. Belcher (AIKEN, S.C.)


AIKEN, S.C. - Mary Hutchinson Belcher, 90, died Feb. 18 at Aiken Regional Medical Center. She was born in Lowndesville, SC to the late Mallie B. and Mary Kelly Hutchinson. She moved to Aiken in 1958, member of First Presbyterian Church and a homemaker. She was a loving mother, grandmother and loved to cook. She always extended her southern hospitality to everyone she met. She was married to the late Earl L. Belcher, Sr. Survivors include her loving sons, Cleaburne Belcher and Norman (Sandra) Belcher of Aiken. Other survivors include grandchildren, Caleb Belcher, Cecilia Belcher, Cole Belcher, Steven Belcher, P.J. Brown; great grandchildren, Paul Brown, Hayden Brown; and a sister, Marie Hutchinson, Lowndesville, SC. A son, Earl L. Belcher, Jr. preceded her in death. A memorial service will be held at 3 PM Monday, Feb. 22 at First Presbyterian Church with the Rev. Dr. David Cozad and Jane Keisler officiating. Interment will be private at Aiken Memorial Cemetery. The family will receive friends following the service in the church fellowship hall. In lieu of flowers memorials may be directed to Red Cross, 1314 Pine Log Rd., Aiken, SC 29803. Shellhouse Funeral Home, 924 Hayne Ave., Aiken, SC, Please sign her online memorial at

The Augusta Chronicle-February 20, 2010