Anne E. Oliver(1918 - 2012)

Anne E. Oliver

Abbeville

Anne E. Oliver, 94, of Abbeville, wife of the late Dr. A. Grady Oliver, went home to be with the Lord on Thursday, December 27, 2012. Born on August 6, 1918 in Ninety-Six, SC, she was one of nine children born to the late William Thomas and Annie Smith Ellenberg. After graduating from Emmanuel Junior College, Mrs. Oliver taught school for several years. After her marriage in 1943 to A. Grady Oliver, she devoted the rest of her life to her husband, family, community, and church. These last three years Mrs. Oliver resided at The Gardens at Eastside in Greenville, SC.

Survivors include children, Miriam (Mim) Burton of Anderson, Mitchell and Debbie Oliver of Lilburn, GA, Tom and Kathy Oliver of Greer, SC, and Chris and Judy Baker of Greer, SC. Others survivors are grandchildren Edward and Heather Burton, Daniel and Jodie Burton, Elizabeth and Brian Tasker, Bradley and Taylor Oliver, Matthew and Kristy Oliver, Ashley and Matt Gaymon, Brent and Lena Baker, Andrew and Brittaney Baker, Rachel and Houston Goodwin, and twelve great grandchildren. Mrs. Oliver is also survived by three sisters Grace Ellenberg, Lois (Rangely) Price, and Jo Clair Taylor. She was predeceased by three brothers and two sisters.

Visitation will be Sunday, December 30th from 2:00-3:30 followed by the funeral service at 4:00, all at Harris Funeral Home in Abbeville, SC. Burial will follow in Forest Lawn Memory Gardens. The family wishes to thank the staff and volunteers at The Gardens at Eastside and Harmony Care Hospice for their care and love. Memorials may be made to Abbeville Pentecostal Holiness Church 18 Pinehurst St. Abbeville, SC 29620, to Emmanuel College, PO Box 129, Franklin Springs, GA. 30639, or to the .

Online condolences may be sent to the Oliver family by visiting www.harrisfuneral.com.

HARRIS FUNERAL HOME & CREMATION SERVICES of Abbeville is assisting the Oliver family.


Published in The Greenville News on Dec. 29, 2012