Ethel "Grandma" (Hill) Waldrop(1923 - 2014)

Mrs. Ethel Hill "Grandma" Waldrop, age 91, died Sunday, Feb. 23, 2014, at White Oak Manor.
She was born Jan. 14, 1923, in Greer, the daughter of the late Osier Claude Hill and Thelma Reid Hill and was the wife of the late Grady Frank Waldrop.
Mrs. Waldrop retired from Springs Industries, was a former member of Motlow Creek Baptist Church and currently a member of Camp Creek Baptist Church.
Mrs. Waldrop is survived by her son, the Rev. Don Waldrop and his wife, Ann, of Lancaster; two grandchildren, Donald "Donnie" Waldrop Jr. and his wife, Lisa, of Lancaster and Kathy Blackmon of Heath Springs; and four great-grandchildren, Kelsey Waldrop, Madison Blackmon, Hunter Blackmon and Steven Weaver Jr.
The celebration of life funeral service for Mrs. Waldrop is 11 a.m. today, Feb. 26, at Camp Creek Baptist Church by the Revs. Randy Mellichamp and Don Waldrop.
Burial will follow at 3 p.m. today, Feb. 26, at Motlow Creek Baptist Church Cemetery in Campobello by the Rev. Henry Farmer.
The family of Mrs. Waldrop received friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 25, at Burgess Funeral Home.
In lieu of flowers the family suggests memorials be made to Gideon's International, P.O. Box 140800, Nashville, TN 37214-0800 or; or Camp Creek Baptist Church, Senior Adult Fund, 998 Potter Road, Lancaster SC 29720.
An online guest register is available on the obituaries page at
Burgess Funeral Home and Crematory is caring for the family of Mrs. Waldrop.

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Burgess Funeral Home & Crematory
1800 Charlotte Highway  Lancaster, SC 29720
Published in The Lancaster News on Feb. 26, 2014