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Lula Fay Wicker Waites, 85, of Pomaria, widow of Earl Huston Waites, died Sunday, May 13, 2012, at White Oak Manor.

Born on December 25, 1926,in Pomaria, she was a daughter of the late John Bachman and Katie Pearl Graham Wicker. She was retired from Old School Manufacturing and was a member of New Hope United Methodist Church.

Mrs. Waites is survived by sons, Billy Earl (Brenda) Waites of Pomaria, John Brady (Valerie) Waites of Irmo and Rickey H. (Susan) Waites of Silverstreet; a daughter, Ann (Olin) Lominick of Pomaria; sisters, Yvonne Sternenberg of Chapin, Bennetta Kiker of Conyers, GA, Mary Kinard of Newberry, Willene Stone of Whitmire and Earline Cumalander of Chapin; brothers, Ralph Wicker of Newberry and Claude E. Wicker of Pomaria; grandchildren, Scott Lominick, Connie Shirey, Stephanie Haltiwanger, Nick Waites, Nicole Waites, Justin Waites, Jonathan Waites, Rebecca Waites and Houston Waites and nine great-grandchildren. She was predeceased by brothers, Hugh Wicker, Harold Wicker, and her twin brother, Ray Wicker.

Funeral services will be held at 2:00 pm Tuesday, May 15, 2012, at New Hope United Methodist Church by the Rev. Suzanne Walker and Rev. Terry Amick. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends at the Boland House, 5398 SC Highway 34, Pomaria, on Monday from 5:00- 8:00 pm. Memorials may be made to New Hope United Methodist Church Building Fund, 331 Holloway Street, Pomaria, SC 29126.

Active pallbearers will be Jody Haltiwanger, Scott Lominick, Blake Shirey, Houston Waites, Jonathan Waites, Justin Waites and Nick Waites.

The family would like to thank the staff of White Oak Manor for their loving care.

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#22 Linda N. Hendrix 2012-05-21 14:31
My deepest sympathy to Mrs. Waites family and friends. She certainly lived a long and full life. She is at peace now, with God.
Linda Hendrix, Renee and Brian and families
#21 Kira Young-Bradford 2012-05-18 22:03
So very sorry for the lose of a wonderful women. Becca always said very kind words about her grandmother. Becca, I know that your grandmother will always be in your heart. Keep smiling sweetie she will always be watching over you ...Just look up and smile because she is smiling on you, she is your ray of "Sunshine".
#20 Danny Reighley 2012-05-17 20:49
Rick, Just wanted to let you know I was sorry to hear about the loss of your mother.We will keep you and your family in our thoughts and prayers. Danny Reighley and Family
#19 Helen M. Griffin 2012-05-16 07:05
May God bless you as you remember your loved one in heaven. May you have joy in knowing she is loved there, too.
#18 Wendy Riley 2012-05-15 18:35
To Billy and Brenda, our prayers are with you and your family. God be with you all.

Wendy and Michael
#17 Linda Lathrop 2012-05-15 12:00
Thinking of you and remembering her sweet smile during my school years. My thoughts and prayers are with all of you.
#16 Denise Gibson-Berry 2012-05-15 11:28
Rickey & Susan, You and your family are in our thoughts and prayers at this time. We will keep you lifted up in Gods name to help you during this difficult time.Love to you all. The Berrybunch
#15 Willie Roller 2012-05-14 16:49
May God bless you during this time of your loss.Our prayers will be with you.Willie & Martha Roller..
#14 Debbie Shealy 2012-05-14 16:36
To Ann and family: I am so sorry to learn of the loss of your loved one. May God strength you during this time and give you peace. May your memories be a source of joy and comfort. Love, Debbie
#13 Phyllis B. Jolley 2012-05-14 13:19
May God's comfort and peace surround each of you during this difficult time. I will be keeping the Waites family in my thoughts and prayers.
#12 Anna Marie N. Berley 2012-05-14 12:16
My deepest sympathy to you. May God's love and your memories help comfort you in the days ahead. Love, Anna Marie N. Berley
#11 Becky Wicker 2012-05-14 11:33
I'm so sorry to hear of the loss of your mom. My thoughts and prayers will be with you.
#10 Dale & Sharon Cromer 2012-05-14 08:58
Please accept our deepest sympathy on the passing of Mrs. Waites. May God wrap his arms around you and give you comfort during this difficult time.
Dale and Sharon Cromer
#9 Debbie & Don Dennis 2012-05-14 08:19
We are deeply sorry to hear about the loss of Ms. Faye . Our thoughts & prayers are with you and your family during this difficult time.
#8 Edgar&Cathy Lindler 2012-05-14 07:52
Billy & Family, We were sorry to hear of your lose. Our prayers are with you. You will be in our thoughts throught this time of grief and always. God Bless and be with you. Love you.Edgar and Cathy.
#7 Pam DeHart 2012-05-14 06:55
So sorry to hear of the passing of Ms. Faye.. She was a very loving and sweet lady. Prayers and love to all the family. May God give you strength and hold you in his arms.
#6 Lynn Wessinger 2012-05-14 06:53
We are so sorry for your loss. You are all in our thoughts in prayers, today and the days to come. Take comfort in the many memories you made together. Lynn & Larry Wessinger
#5 Alice & Danny Turner 2012-05-13 21:18
Stephanie Haltiwanger and Family,

We are so sorry to hear of the loss of your Grandmother. Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time.
#4 Blounts 2012-05-13 20:06
To the Waites family, There is nothing that can be said at a time like this to help your pain. But knowing your friends are thinking about you and praying for you can help some. We care for you all. Ms. Faye was a very sweet lady.
Love, Wayne and Dolly Blount
#3 Sheriff Lee Foster 2012-05-13 15:54
May our Lord offer you his Peace as you celebrate the life of a fine lady. Lee, Carol, Joseph and Amelia
#2 Barbara D. Boland 2012-05-13 15:38
To Ann and Hub, Scott and Amber, and all of Grannie Waites family: We are sorry for the loss of your loved one. It is hard anytime, but Mother's Day makes it even more symbolic! May God wrap all of you in his arms during the difficult times, and may the memories of better times sustain you in the coming days and weeks!!!
#1 Donna Jacobs 2012-05-13 14:45
To the entire Waites family: We are truly sorry to learn of your loss. May you feel God's presence during this difficult time. Donna and Eugene Jacobs