Originally created 02/22/01

Mrs. Marie Puryear



Mrs. Marie Puryear, 91, of Oakland Avenue, died Sunday, Feb. 18, 2001, at University Hospital.

The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Friday at Rocksville Baptist Church, Gloverville, with the Rev. William H. Booker Sr. officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery.

Mrs. Puryear, a native of Aiken County, was a member of Rocksville Baptist Church.

Survivors include a daughter, Sherry Puryear, Augusta; two brothers, Clifford Charles Pippens and Albert Charles Pippens, both of Philadephia; and six sisters, Hattie Sledge, Augusta, and Roxy Lee Williams, Jeanette Adams, Irene Moultrie, Dorothy A. Pippens and Claudine Skipworthy, all of Philadelphia.

The family will receive friends from 7 to 8 p.m. today at Williams Funeral Home.

The Augusta Chronicle, Feb. 22, 2001