Kathryn Scannell LANCASTER - Kathryn "Katie" Mayfield Scannell, age 84, passed away peacefully on July 4, 2014, at her home at Morningside of Lancaster. She was born May 12, 1930, in Denmark, SC, to Marion Riley Mayfield and William Dowling Mayfield. She is survived by a son, William E. Scannell of Bessemer City, NC; a daughter, Kathryn A. Hayes (Robin T. Hayes), of Lancaster; grandchildren James A. Hayes and Katherine H. Denham of Lancaster, Daniel P. Scannell of Pasadena, MD, Adam V. Scannell of Cramerton, NC, and William J. Scannell of Herndon, VA; and sisters, Marion M. McGlaun of Woodstock, VA, and Eleanor M. Wright of Gilbert; as well as five great-grandchildren and many nieces, nephews, and cousins. Mrs. Scannell was predeceased by her husband, William H. Scannell; her parents; and her sisters Christabel M. Zorn, Caroline M. Proctor, Elizabeth M. Murray, Sara M. Terry, and Wilma M. Bagwell. A memorial service will be held at 2:00 p.m. at Woodland United Methodist Church in Rock Hill on Friday, July 18, 2014, officiated by the Reverend Eddie Usher. Visitation with the family will follow at the church. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made in Mrs. Scannell's memory to Woodland UMC, 801 N. Cherry Rd., Rock Hill, SC 29732 or to one of the following organizations: Tamassee DAR School, PO Box 8, Tamassee, SC 29686; The
, 901 S. Pine St., Spartanburg, SC 29302. An online guest register is available on the obituaries page at www.burgessfunerals.com. Burgess Funeral Home & Crematory of Lancaster, SC is caring for the family of Mrs. Scannell.
Burgess Funeral Home & Crematory
1800 Charlotte Highway Lancaster, SC 29720
Published in Charlotte Observer on July 6, 2014