Originally created 09/02/01

Mrs. Maria McCorkle



BELVEDERE, S.C. - The Mass of Christian Burial for Mrs. Maria C. McCorkle, 78, of Frances Drive, Belvedere, S.C., who died August 30, 2001, will be conducted Monday morning at 11 a.m., from Our Lady of Peace Catholic Church; Father Peter Clark, celebrant. Final prayers and Commendation in Sunset Hill Cemetery. Mrs. McCorkle was a native of Yugoslavia, having made Belvedere her home for the past 53 years. She was a communicant of Our Lady of Peace Catholic Church and the wife of the late Richard H. "Guinea" McCorkle. Survivors include two daughters, Linda Sherr, Gulf Shores, Ala. and Ann Brown, Wilmington, N.C.; two sisters, Pia Bragg, North Augusta and Josephine Zvodar, Slovenia; three grandchildren, Angela Sherr, William Sherr Jr. and Travis Brown; two great-grandchildren, Jared Sherr-Garcia and Smith Reissig. Pallbearers will be Perry McDaniel, Tim Bragg, Bob Stevens, Jay McCormick, and Harold Johnston. The family will receive friends at the funeral home Sunday evening from 6 to 8 p.m. Stephen D. Posey Funeral Home of North Augusta in charge of arrangements.

The Augusta Chronicle-September 2, 2001