Ike Camp (CAMDEN, S.C.)

CAMDEN, S.C. - A memorial service to honor the life of Isaac Sewell "Ike" Camp, 80, of Camden will be held Thursday, September 9, 2010 at 11:00 a.m. at Lyttleton Street United Methodist Church. Rev. Shelia Rogers and Rev. Frank Griffith will officiate. The family will receive friends following the service in the Family Life Center. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made in Mr. Camp's memory to Food for the Soul, c/o Lyttleton Street United Methodist Church, 1206 Lyttleton Street, Camden, SC 29020 or Christian Community Ministries, 110 East DeKalb Street, Suite 1D, Camden, SC 29020 Mr. Camp died Monday, September 6, 2010. He was born in Columbus, GA, to Harry and Elizabeth Sewell Camp. He was an honor graduate of Richmond Academy High School in Augusta, GA. He graduated from Georgia Tech where he was a member of the Phi Delta Fraternity. He entered the US Army for two years being stationed at Aberdeen, MD, Huntsville, AL. and White Sands Proving Ground, NM. On leaving the army as a First Lt., he started to work for E.I. DuPont at the Savannah River Plant in SC. He came to the May Plant in Camden, SC in 1966 and retired in 1984. He loved his golf and was a good golfer. Mr. Camp loved to travel and was a great volunteer, he worked with the Boy Scouts, Junior Achievement and he read to little children in the schools and was a mentor for the older children. His favorite of all was being a docent at the South Carolina State Museum. He was in the first class of docents and did this for many years until his health stopped him. He was a member of the Methodist Church where he served as a Lay leader and Sunday School teacher and on many committees and boards. He was an active member of Lyttleton Street United Methodist Church and his beloved Friendship Sunday School Class. He is survived by his wife of sixty years, Shirley Ragsdale Camp, son, Thomas Sewell Camp and his wife Dee Kornegay Camp, daughter, Martha Boykin and her husband Tony; four grandchildren Sudie Camp and her husband Jared Reinmuth, Anna Camp and her husband Michael Mosley, Bett Boykin Carrington and her husband Jac and John C. Boykin. He was predeceased by a brother Harry Camp. Kornegay Funeral Home, Camden Chapel, is assisting the family. On-line condolences may be sent to the Camp family by visiting www.kornegayfuneral.com . Sign the guestbook at AugustaChronicle.com

The Augusta Chronicle-September 7, 2010