Maner Rice Terry (MARTIN, S.C.)

MARTIN, S.C. - Maner Rice Terry, 73 widow of Willie M. "Bill" Terry, Jr. died Tuesday, March 22, 2011 at her residence. Mrs. Terry was a native of the Buddenville Community of Allendale County a daughter of the late Samuel Mobley and Kitty Maner Rice, Jr. She was retired as director of Allendale County USDA Farm Service Center where she was named Southeast National award winner for Community Service by the National Association of County Office Employees. Maner proposed and organized the Business and Professional Women's Club, former member and Chairman of Allendale County School Board and many other civic organizations. She was a member of Swallow Savannah United Methodist Church where she served in many capacities. Funeral Services will be 2:00 P.M. Thursday, March, 24, 2011 at Swallow Savannah United Methodist Church with Reverend Tom Smith and Reverend Ronald Brewer officiating. Interment will follow in Swallow Savannah Cemetery. Survivors include, two sons, Willie M. "Billy" Terry, III (Pat) and Robert Cooper Terry (Susan); one brother, Samuel Mobley Rice, III (Anne): one sister, Catherine Rice Tharin; grandchildren, William M. "Bill" Terry IV (Robin), Tiel Terry, Drel Terry, Lindsey Terry and Jennifer Terry; great grandchildren, Casey, McKnight and McKellan and special nieces and nephews. Memorial contributions may be made to Swallow Savannah United Methodist Church, P.O. Box 532, Allendale, SC 29810. Keith Smith Funeral Service, 128 Water Street, Allendale, SC. 803-584-2492 Sign the guestbook at

The Augusta Chronicle-March 24, 2011