Lillie Pressley White, wife of the late John White and daughter of the late Robert Grant and Lillie Jackson Pressley, was born September 6, 1937 in Dalzell. She departed this earthly life on Sunday Morning, June 12, 2022 at MUSC Kershaw Health Medical Center in Camden. As a loyal member, at an early age, she was a devoted, committed and faithful servant of St. Mark Four Bridges Baptist Church, where she served faithfully as a member of the Pastor Aide, Missionary Society, Kitchen Aide, Sunday School, the Clouds of Joy Choir and the Senior Choir. She was educated in the public schools of Sumter County. She was employed at Care-A-Lot Daycare, Ryan’s Restaurant and High Hills Elementary School until she retired. She leaves to cherish her precious memories: two daughters, Willie Mae Simmons of Sumter and Mary Pack (Robert) of Dalzell; two sons, William (Lillie) Pressley and Larry (Annette) Pressley, both of Sumter; four sisters, Carolyn J. George of Dalzell, Dorothy Charles of Sumter, Inez Smalls and Berthea Tedder of Yonkers, NY; fifteen grandchildren; forty-five great grandchildren; twenty four great-great grandchildren, and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. In accordance with the COVID 19 guidelines, the family is requesting that face masks and social distancing be observed by relatives and friends during visitation from 2:00 – 6:00 p. m., at the home, 2625 Yank Haven Drive, Sumter. Funeral services will be held 11:00 a. m., Saturday, June 18, 2022, at St. Mark Four Bridges Missionary Baptist Church, 2280 Four Bridges Road, Sumter, with the Rev. Dr. Sammie D. Simmons, Pastor. The Remains will be placed in the Church at 10:00 a. m. The procession will leave the home at 10:20 a. m. Burial will be in the St. Mark Four Bridges Missionary Baptist Church Yard Cemetery, Sumter.
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