Originally created 06/26/04

Rosa Sprayberry (COLUMBIA, S.C.)



COLUMBIA, S.C.- Service for Rosa Mayr Sprayberry, 77, will be held Sunday at 4:30 p.m. at Dunbar Funeral Home, Devine Street Chapel, with burial in Greenlawn Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Epworth Children's Home. Visitation will be Saturday 6 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home. Mrs. Sprayberry died Friday, June 25, 2004. Born in Austria, she was a daughter of the late George Mayr and Katharina Bliem Mayr. She was employed as a waitress for fifty years; most recently she was employed with Shoney's for fourteen years. Mrs. Sprayberry was of the Catholic faith. Surviving are her husband, Billy Hopkins Sprayberry, Sr.; sons, Hans Mayr of St. Michael, Austria, Billy H. Sprayberry, Jr. of Ft. Lauderdale, Fla. and David W. Sprayberry of Columbia; daughters, Arlene S. Traxler and her husband, Marion O. Traxler, of Edgefield and Katherine A. Sprayberry of Columbia; and grandchildren, Marion O. "Tray" Traxler III, Travis B. Traxler, David Ryan Sprayberry, Lauren Ashley Sprayberry, Birgit Mayr, Elizabeth Mayr and Clemons Mayr. She was predeceased by her sister, Katherine Aigner. Sign the guestbook at AugustaChronicle.com

The Augusta Chronicle June 26, 2004