Originally created 02/10/00

Ms. Mary Dempsey



NORTH AUGUSTA -- Ms. Mary H. Dempsey, 79, died Tuesday, Feb. 8, 2000.

The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Friday at Poteet Funeral Home with the Rev. Posey Belcher officiating. Burial will be in Pineview Memorial Gardens.

Ms. Dempsey, a native of Greer, had retired as a textile worker. She was a member of First Baptist Church.

Survivors include two sons, Jerry R. Dempsey, North Augusta, and Jones R. Dempsey, Paramount City, Fla.; two daughters, Shirley Hughes, Chapel Hill, Tenn., and Alice Boni, Aiken; a sister, Hettie Duncan, Greer; and 15 grandchildren and 20 great-grandchildren.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home.

The Augusta Chronicle Feb. 10, 2000