NORTH AUGUSTA, S.C. - Entered into rest December 13, 2001, Mrs. Sophia Coleman Merriweather of Boylan Street. Funeral arrangements will be announced later. Mrs. Merriweather, a native of Ward, S.C., was a member North Augusta Baptist Church. Survivors include her husband, Deacon John Merriweather of the home; four daughters, Ida Culbreath, Augusta, Bettye Allen, Julia (John) Jones and Doris Foreman all of North Augusta; one sister, Lucinda Hammond; one brother, Sidney Coleman both of North Augusta; devoted nephews, Rev. Gary Hammond, Clearwater and Preston Madison, North Augusta; 11 grandchildren; 21 great-grandchildren; nine great-great-grandchildren; nine sisters-in-law; five brothers-in-law; a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Friends may call at the residence. G.L. Brightharp & Sons Mortuary, 614 West Avenue, North Augusta, S.C.
The Augusta Chronicle December 14, 2001