AUGUSTA, Ga. - Entered into eternal rest on Thursday, March 27, 2003, Mr. Nelson Ancrum Sr., of Pollard Drive, Augusta. The relatives and friends are invited to attend his funeral services on Monday, March 31, 2003, at 1 p.m., from St. Paul A.M.E. Church, 5020 Highway 162, Hollywood, S.C. Interment will be in the church cemetery. Mr. Ancrum is the widower of the late Mrs. Rubye Rivers Ancrum. Survivors are daughter, Juanita D. (Phillip) Gibbs, Hollywood, S.C.; son, Nelson Clinton Ancrum Jr., Atlanta; stepson, Michael Rivers, Pulbelo, Calif.; brother, Hillmon (Pauline) Ancrum, Orangeburg; three grandsons, Cpt. Antwan L. Dunmyer, Barstow, Calif., Master Markel Hollyell, Hollywood, S.C. and Master Nelson C. Ancurm III, North Augusta; and one great-granddaughter, Syniah A. Blunt, Charleston. The family will receive friends at Bethel A.M.E. Church on Sunday evening March 30, 2003, from 7 to 8 p.m. The remains will lie in state at the church on Monday from noon until the hour of service. Friends may call at the funeral home. The historic Dents Undertaking Establishment, serving the CSRA since the 1800s.
The Augusta Chronicle March 30, 2003