Merlee Stuck PDF Print E-mail

Merlee Epting Stuck, 90, of Pomaria, widow of Kenneth Edwin Stuck, died Monday, November 27, 2017, at Generations of Chapin.

Born on February 4, 1927, in Newberry County, she was a daughter of the late Carl and Vadice Irene Lott Epting. She attended Winthrop College, was retired from MEPCO and was a charter member of the Pomaria Bridge Club. Mrs. Stuck was a member of St. John's Lutheran Church where was involved with WELCA, the Social Ministry Committee, the Leisure Gatherers, the Altar Guild and the choir.

She is survived by a son, Kenneth Epting “Buck” (Dr. Leslie) Stuck of Pomaria; daughters, Marianne (Randy) Ruff, Lisa (Tim) Traylor and Amy (Mark) Shealy all of Pomaria; grandchildren, Todd (Betty) Dover, Haley (Chad) Oates, Joshua Ruff, Derek (Allison) Ruff, Blake Stuck, Jaye Stuck, Jessica Traylor, Charlsy Traylor, Cole Shealy and Jacob K. Shealy; great-grandchildren, Justin Dover, Johnny Dover and Alyssa Millard. Mrs. Stuck was predeceased by her siblings , Carolyn Gavlin, Joan Ringer, Darr Epting, Kibler Epting and Donald “Duck” Epting.

Funeral services will be held at 2:00 pm Thursday, November 30, 2017, at St. John's Lutheran Church by the Rev. Zeke Hanford and Rev. James Shealy. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. Visitation will be Wednesday from 5:00 – 7:00 pm at McSwain-Evans Funeral Home. Memorials may be made to St. John's Lutheran Church, 622 Hope Station Road, Pomaria, SC 29126.

Active pallbearers will be Steve Ringer, Allan Epting, Carl Epting, Brian Epting, William Stuck and Doug Stuck.

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#25 Kay Beam Lynes 2017-12-02 21:58
So sorry to hear of your Mom's passing. She
had a long life. It was a pleasure to know her and I have so many good memories. Thoughts and prayers for your family.
Blessings, Kay Beam Lynes
#24 Glenn Kunkle 2017-11-30 21:11
You all have my deepest sympathy. My mother enjoyed carpooling with Merlee for many years.She also sends her sympathy.
#23 The Livingstons 2017-11-30 20:33
Lifting up your family in thoughts and prayers. May God give you peace and comfort.
Travis and Wanda Livingston
#22 Peggy Bowers 2017-11-30 14:03
Stucknation: My sympathy to you in the loss of your sweet Mom. I so miss seeing her on the golf cart scooting around Stucknation, and in the last few years just seeing her sweet smile when we visited.
Peggy Bowers
#21 Rose&Chuck Meadows 2017-11-30 13:07
Lisa,MaryAnn,Bu ck and families, so sorry to hear about your Mother.Sending prayers to you and ask God to be with you.
#20 PAULA STEWART 2017-11-30 12:10

#19 Anna Marie Berley 2017-11-30 11:12
My deepest sympathy to each of you. May your memories and God's love help comfort you.
Anna Marie
#18 Sue Eleazer 2017-11-29 23:29
Buck, We were so sorry to hear about the passing of your Mom. Please accept our prayers and deepest sympathy. Sue Eleazer and The Dutch Fork Chapter of the South Carolina Genealogical Society.
#17 Mike and Tracy 2017-11-29 23:20
Dear Amy and family, we were so sad to hear of your mothers passing. We wish we could be there with you, but both of us have been under the weather and are unable to make the trip. Our hearts will be with you and we will be thinking about you in the days to come. Much love, Tracy and Mike Stolarsk
#16 Johnny Huggins 2017-11-29 22:23
Sending huge, warm hugs and prayers for God's comfort to our extended family of Stuck Nation. We loved Merlee so much, and we love each one of you! So very sorry the matriarch is gone, but she will never be forgotten! Hold tightly to the wonderful memories you share and to each other. Love, Johnny, Rhonda, Nathan, and Leanna Huggins Smith.
#15 Vashtie J Cannon 2017-11-29 20:20
So sorry for your loss, she always treated me like one of her own when growing up. She has lived her life on earth and now has gained her wings to live with the Lord.
#14 Kathy Hill 2017-11-29 11:54
We are so sorry to hear about your Mom. You are in our thoughts and prayers during this difficult time.
Wyse and Kathy
#13 Beth H. Frick 2017-11-29 07:43
so sorry to hear of your mom's passing. thoughts and prayers for your family during this difficult time and after as the days come.
#12 Sheri Lazenby 2017-11-29 00:26
Marianne, Buck, Lisa, Amy and family.......Stan and I would like to extend our deepest sympathy in the loss of your mother/loved one. May your faith keep you strong in the days ahead and your hearts be warmed by the memories you share. Our prayers and thoughts are with you.
#11 Harriett Rucker 2017-11-28 23:45
Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this sad time. You have great memories of a wonderful mom. May God's love, grace, and mercy give you strength now and in the days to come. Our love to you, Harriett and John Rucker
#10 Marilyn Seybt 2017-11-28 21:59
I’m so sorry for your loss. She was a kind and wonderful lady.
#9 Kristen LaCons 2017-11-28 19:02
So sorry for your families loss! You will be in our prayers! Love, The LaCons Family
#8 Kelly Mahan 2017-11-28 18:12
We are so sorry to hear about Mrs. Merlee. She had the Most wonderful smile. I know she is lighting up Heaven. You’re all in our thoughts and prayers.
Doug, Kelly, Tyler and Payton Mahan
#7 Don & Debbie Dennis 2017-11-28 15:53
Lisa & family , we were so sorry to hear of the loss of your mother. We know she will be missed by all . Keeping the family in our thoughts & prayers .
#6 Phyllis B Jolley 2017-11-28 15:40
Marianne, Buck, Lisa, Amy & families - Heaven has definitely gained another angel w/your precious, sweet Momma. May your faith, family & friends provide comfort & strength during this difficult time. Sending sincere sympathy & keeping you in my prayers.
#5 Sheriff Lee Foster 2017-11-28 15:37
Stucknation: We offer our deepest sympathy on the passing of your beloved. She certainly was a wonderful lady that enjoyed her life and her family. May the many memories shared serve to comfort you during this time of grief. Lee, Carol, Joseph, Amelia and Jennylee
#4 Ann Stuck 2017-11-28 14:30
What a perfect picture! It captures her love of life, her continuous laughter and general joyous spirit!
Doug and I are devastated at the loss of our great Matriarch.
Marian, Buck, Lisa & Amy our deepest sympathy to you and your families. I'm sure your hearts are broken.
We lift you up in love, prayers for peace and strength as well as our thankfulness that we were all blessed by knowing her.
Doug, Ann, Taylor & Anna
#3 Trudy Kinsler West 2017-11-28 13:51
Dear Merlee’s Loving family take care of each other .It was a honor to know your family. Our family sends prayers and love.God bless
#2 Suzanne Fulmer 2017-11-28 11:55
Christian sympathy extended to the family. I had the honor of caring for this sweet soul for about 4 years and she was so proud and loved her family so much. May God be with this precious family in these difficult days ahead and give you peace and strength. I love you always Sassafras and will hold our memories in my heart. Suzanne
#1 Sally Huffstetler 2017-11-28 11:44
Kenny, Lisa, Amy & family. I'm so sorry to hear of your moms passing. She will be watching over you now with your dad. Thoughts and prayers for your family during this time and after.
Love you all, Sally Huffstetler