NORTH AUGUSTA, S.C. - Memorial Services for Mrs. Annie Eugenia McClary Thirkell, 79, who entered into rest August 22, 2015, will be conducted Friday afternoon at 2 o'clock in the St. Bartholomew's Episcopal Church. Father Geoffrey D. Coupland officiating. Private family interment will be held in Summerville Cemetery, Summerville, SC. Mrs. Thirkell was a native of Summerville, SC, having made North Augusta her home for the past 14 years. She was a member of St. Bartholomew's Episcopal Church. Mrs. Thirkell graduated from Columbia College and was a school teacher, dedicated wife, mother and grandmother. She was preceded in death by her husband, Thomas James Thirkell, Sr. and her parents, John Henry and Catherleen Limehouse McClary. Survivors include a son, Tom (Teresa) Thirkell, North Augusta; two daughters, Sandy (Joey) Zeller, North Augusta and Cathy (Rocky) Strassberg, Erie, Colorado; seven grandchildren, Alex (Annie) Thirkell, David Thirkell, Kory and Katie Strassberg, Katherine, Alexandra, and Joseph Zeller. The family will receive friends in the Parish Hall following the service. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to St. Bartholomew's Children's Ministry, C/O St. Bartholomew's Episcopal Church, 471 W. Martintown Rd., North Augusta, SC 29841. The family would like to thank the Sterling House Staff for their kind and professional care. Posey Funeral Directors of North Augusta in charge of arrangements (803-278-1181). Visit the registry at www.poseycares.com
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Published in The Augusta Chronicle on Aug. 27, 2015