Ann Monroe Saverance (NORTH AUGUSTA, S.C.)


NORTH AUGUSTA, S.C. - Mrs. Ann Monroe Saverance, 71, wife of the late J. Ray Saverance, entered into rest on Sunday, September 26, 2010 at her residence. Her funeral service will be held at 4:00 pm on Wednesday, September 29, 2010 at Rowland Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Steve Davis officiating. Entombment will follow at Pineview Memorial Park Mausoleum. Mrs. Saverance, a native of Newberry, SC, attended True North Church and was an avid Clemson fan. She retired as an administrative assistant of Babcock Center of Lexington. She is survived by her mother, Anna W. Monroe of Newberry, SC; three sons, Charles Saverance and his wife Judy of Florence, SC, Russell Saverance of Columbia, SC, and Todd Saverance and his wife Jodie of North Augusta, SC; two daughters, Kathy Gilliland and her husband Tom, and Jana Saverance all of North Augusta, SC; one sister, Linda M. Epting of Columbia, SC; her grandson Anthony M. Ciccia; fifteen other grandchildren; and ten great grandchildren. She is preceded in death by two sons, Del Saverance and Michael Saverance. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Wednesday, September 29, 2010 from 3 to 4 pm. Memorials may be made to Anthony Ciccia Scholarship Fund, c/o First Citizens Bank, 1289 Knox Ave., North Augusta, SC 29841 The family will be at the residence of Kathy and Tom Gilliland, 2017 Country Club Hills Drive, North Augusta, SC 29860. Please visit the online registry at Rowland Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Sign the guestbook at

The Augusta Chronicle-September 28, 2010