EDGEFIELD, S.C. - Mrs. Sara Timmerman Marbert, 92, of Edgefield, wife of the late Nicholson James Marbert, died Wednesday June 30, 2010 at Trinity Mission Health and Rehab. Funeral Services will be held Saturday July 3, 2010 at 11 A.M. at Edgefield First Baptist Church with burial in Eastview Cemetery. Mrs. Marbert was born in Edgefield County and was a member of Edgefield First Baptist Church and the Philathea Sunday School Class. She was the daughter of the late Watson and Betty Ouzts Timmerman. She was very interested in genealogy. She co-authored a book on the Marbert heritage and also researched information for the Timmerman-Ouzts lineage. She was a charter member of the Old Edgefield District Genealogical Society; United Daughters of the Confederacy, Edgefield Chapter 1018; and she was a member of several garden clubs during her lifetime. Survivors include 3 Children- Joan (Bobby) Hammond, Edgefield, W. Tim (Virginia) Marbert, Summerville, Nick J. (Sandy) Marbert, Tryon, N.C.; 7 Grandchildren- Bobby Lee Hammond III, Sarah Hammond Borders, William "Bill" Hammond, Melanie Marbert May, David T. Marbert, Stacy Baughman, Debra Camp; and 14 Great-Grandchildren. Memorials may be made to Edgefield First Baptist Church, P.O. Box 624 Edgefield, S.C. 29824 The family is at the home and will receive friends Friday from 6 to 8 P.M. at Edgefield Mercantile Funeral Home.
The Augusta Chronicle-July 2, 2010