SPARTANBURG – Funeral services for Edna Louise Hunter Threatt, 98, of Spartanburg and formerly of Kershaw, will be held at 2 p.m. today, April 9, in the sanctuary of Kershaw Second Baptist Church. The Revs. Hugh McKinney and Edgar Horton will officiate. Burial will follow in the Forest Lawn Memorial Park, Camden.
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Mrs. Threatt died Saturday, April 5, 2014, at her home, 7950 Asheville Highway, Spartanburg.
Born May 9, 1915, in Kershaw, she was the daughter of the late John Thomas Sr. and Ida Taylor Hunter. Mrs. Threatt was married to the late Amzy Clyde Threatt.
Mrs. Threatt was of Baptist faith and a member of Kershaw Second Baptist Church where she served on the benevolence committee for many years. She loved music, her faith, children and her grandchildren.
Mr. and Mrs. Threatt owned and operated Wayside Groceries in Kershaw for more than 40 years. They served their community by providing for others.
Surviving are her son, Aaron Clyde Threatt of Spartanburg; three grandchildren, Rodney Aaron Threatt, William Christopher Threatt and his wife, Ashley, and Adrian Geoffrey Threatt and his wife, Monica, all of Spartanburg; five great-grandchildren, Ian, Abigail, Sydney, Mary Claire and Mason; and two sisters, Shirley H. Robinson of Rock Hill and Pat H. Small of Florence.
Mrs. Threatt was predeceased by her daughter-in-law, Sue B. Threatt; two brothers, John Thomas Hunter Jr. and Jack Hunter; and two sisters, Iva H. Horton and Evelyn H. Thompson.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Kershaw Second Baptist Church, 7737 Kershaw-Camden Highway, Kershaw, SC 29067.
Baker Funeral Home is serving the family of Mrs. Threatt.
Baker Funeral Home
210 East Hilton Street
Kershaw, SC 29067
Published in The Lancaster News on Apr. 9, 2014