HILDA, S.C.- Mrs. Mary Ellen Collins Hartzog, 82, widow of George E. Hartzog died Thursday in the Barnwell County Hospital. Mrs. Hartzog was born in Barnwell County, a daughter of the late Martin Luther and Starrie Woodward Collins. She was a graduate of Hilda High School and retired after 35 year with the Milliken & Company. She was a member of the Hilda Southern Methodist Church. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m., Saturday, in the Hilda South Methodist Church with burial to follow in the church cemetery. Memorials may be made to the Hilda Southern Methodist Church Building Fund. Visitation will be held Friday evening at the Mole Funeral Home from 6p.m.-to 8 p.m. Survivors include, a daughter, Connie Hartzog Peterson of Valdosta; two sons, Daniel E. Hartzog and Edgar A. Hartzog of Hilda; a sister, Bertha Collin Wooley of Barnwell; two grandchildren and two great grandchildren. Mole Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
The Augusta Chronicle July 20, 2002