Originally created 11/17/99

Mrs. Mary Rearden



EDGEFIELD, S.C. -- Mrs. Mary E. Rearden, 89, of Martintown Road, died Tuesday, Nov. 16, 1999, at University Hospital, Augusta.

Graveside services will be at 11 a.m. Thursday at Pineview Memorial Gardens with the Rev. J. Lloyd Prince officiating.

Mrs. Rearden, a native of Edgefield County, had retired from the Aiken Wal-Mart. She had been a Belvedere resident for 65 years and was Baptist.

Survivors include a son, Eugene H. Rearden Jr., Graniteville; two daughters, Vera R. Gregory, Edgefield, and Mary E. Knutson, North Augusta; a sister, Heartsie Gardner, North Augusta; and seven grandchildren, six great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren.

The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m. today at Stephen D. Posey Funeral Home, North Augusta.

The Augusta Chronicle Nov. 17, 1999