Mr. Stacey Bryant Bazen PAMPLICO - Mr. Stacey Bryant Bazen, 40, died Saturday, July 13, 2013. Stacey was born December 28, 1972, in Florence, SC, a son of Laverne "Speedy" Bazen and Pansy Bazen Bazen. He was a 1991 graduate of Britton's Neck High School and a 1995 graduate of Clemson University. Stacey taught agriculture at Carolina Forest High School and previously at Aynor High School. He received the following honors and degrees, SC Agriculture Association, Honorary State FFA Degree, American FFA Degree, National Agriculture Association of Education, Teacher of Teachers Award, and National Board Certified Teacher. Stacey was a member of Beulah Free Will Baptist Church in Pamplico and attended Ocean View Baptist Church in Myrtle Beach, SC. Surviving besides his parents, Laverne "Speedy" Bazen and Pansy B. Bazen of Pamplico; include his wife, Tammie Stumbo Bazen of Myrtle Beach; three daughters, Raegyn "Lexi" Bazen, Makaeley Grace Bazen and Makenzey Bryant Bazen, all of Myrtle Beach; his maternal grandmother, Clara "Da-Da" Bazen Cox of Pamplico; sister, Shannon Bazen of Evergreen; nephew, Jake Bazen of Evergreen; and numerous aunts, uncles and cousins. Stacey was predeceased by a son, Braydon Thomas Bazen; paternal grandparents, Borie Edward Bazen and Ruby Ellen Poston Bazen; and maternal grandparents, John Bryant Bazen and Mae Belle Todd Bazen. Funeral services will be at 5:00 P.M., Tuesday, July 16, 2013, at Hannah-Pamplico High School Gymnasium, 2055 S. Pam-plico Highway, Pamplico, SC 29583. Burial, directed by Carolina Funeral Home, will follow at Beulah Free Will Baptist Church Cemetery, 235 W. Bazen Road, Pamplico, SC 29583. Memorials may be made to the Tammie S. Bazen, Children's Educational Fund, c/o Wells Fargo, ATTN: Andre Sauls, 2110 Oak Street, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577, or, McLeod Children's Hospital, c/o McLeod Foundation, P. O. Box 100551, Florence, SC 29502. (Please sign our guestbook on line @ www.carolinafuneralhome.net).
Published in Morning News on July 16, 2013