Originally created 04/29/00

Mrs. Blanche Counts



SPRINGFIELD, S.C. -- Mrs. Blanche Jowers Counts, 84, of Samaria Road, died Thursday, April 27, 2000, at Regional Medical Center, Orangeburg.

The funeral will be at 2 p.m. today at First Baptist Church with the Revs. Bill Archer and Tom Moore officiating. Burial will be in Springfield Cemetery.

Mrs. Counts, a native of Augusta, was a homemaker and a member of First Baptist Church, where she was a Sunday school teacher and a member of the choir and Elderberries Club.

Survivors include her husband, Olin F. Counts; two sons, Francis Counts, Ridge Spring, and Henry Counts, Charleston; and four grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.

Memorials may be made to First Baptist Church, P.O. Box 368, Springfield, SC 29146.

The family will receive friends from noon to 2 p.m. today at the church.

Folk Funeral Home, Williston, is in charge of arrangements.

The Augusta Chronicle April 29, 2000