EDGEFIELD, S. C. - Mrs. Mamie J. Lewis Rearden, 114, bore the title Oldest Living American entered into rest January 2, 2013. Funeral services will be held 1 p.m. Saturday, January 12, 2013 at Springfield Baptist Church of which the Rev. Craig Myers is pastor and the Rev. J. C. Williams officiating. Interment will be in the church cemetery. The remains will lie in state in the church from 11 a.m. until the hour of service. Family and friends will assemble at the residence, 135 Pleasant Land Road at 12:15 p.m. G. L. Brightharp & Sons Mortuary, 250 Coral Street, Edgefield, SC (803) 637-4900.
Published in The Augusta Chronicle on Jan. 12, 2013