Originally created 10/03/00

Mrs. Kelly Kizer



BAMBERG, S.C. - Mrs. Kelly Thompson Kizer, 39, of River Birch Road, died Sunday, Oct. 1, 2000, at Palmetto Richland Memorial Hospital, Columbia.

The funeral will be at 3 p.m. Wednesday at Trinity United Methodist Church. Burial will be in Bamberg County Memorial Gardens.

Mrs. Kizer, a native of Augusta, was a science and math teacher in Bamberg School District 1 and was Teacher of the Year 2000 for Bamberg School District 1. She was a member of Delta Kappa Gamma Alpha Nu Chapter, National Honorary Teachers Society and Trinity United Methodist Church, where she was a Sunday school teacher.

Survivors include her husband, Clifton Kizer; a son, Clifton Max Kizer, Bamberg; a daughter, Kate Kizer, Bamberg; her parents, T. Theodore and Opal Treadway Thompson, North Augusta; a brother, Theron Thompson, North Augusta; and a sister, Stephanie T. Ghingold, Augusta.

Memorials may be made to Bamberg School District 1 Education Foundation.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. today at Cooner Funeral Home.