Forbes NORTH AUGUSTA, S.C. - Mrs. Mary Patricia Forbes, 74, wife of Alan D. Forbes, of Merriwether Drive, entered into rest on Thursday, August 4, 2016 at University Hospital. The Memorial Service arrangements will be announced at a later date. Mary was born in Tullow, County Carlow, Ireland, but married a serviceman and eventually became a US Citizen. She was an accomplished nurse, an avid gardener, a prolific reader, a wonderful cook, and a remarkably giving person. Mary will be dearly missed by friends and family across the globe including her husband, Al; one son, Kevin Forbes and his wife Samantha of Mount Pleasant, SC; one daughter, Kitty Vogt and her husband David of Decatur, GA; her 5 brothers and 3 sisters, all in the United Kingdom; 4 grandchildren; and 5 great-grandchildren. Memorials, in lieu of flowers, may be made to the
at www.cancer.org. Please visit the online register at www.rowlandfuneralhome.com. Rowland Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Rowland Funeral Home
637 West Martintown Rd
North Augusta, SC 29841
Published in The Augusta Chronicle on Aug. 5, 2016