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Nancy Cook Lathrop, 82, of Newberry, died Monday, January 28, 2019 at her residence.

Born on April 12, 1936 in Laurens, she was a daughter of the late Ray and Ruby Brown Cook. She was retired from Torrington Bearing Company. Mrs. Lathrop was a member of Ebenezer United Methodist Church where she sang in the choir and was a member of the Men's and Women's Club. She was also a member of the Hartford Community Center.

She is survived by her husband, Woodrow Lathrop; daughters, Donna Richardson of Newberry, Alice Lathrop of Lexington and Vicki (Jack) Hamm of Newberry; a son, Chuck (Diane) Lathrop of Newberry; a sister, Betty (Lewis) Cox of Valdosta, GA; a brother, Ray (Christine) Cook of Georgetown, TX; six grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held at 2:00 pm Thursday, January 31, 2019 at Ebenezer United Methodist Church by the Rev. Jimmy Counts and the Rev. David Surrett. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. Visitation will be Wednesday from 6:00 – 8:00 pm at McSwain-Evans Funeral Home. Memorials may be made to the Ebenezer United Methodist Church Cemetery Association, c/o Donna Richardson, 8156 SC Highway 395,Newberry, SC 29108.

Active pallbearers will be Keith Lyons, Jimmy Lathrop, Dean Eades, Bobby Lathrop, Earl Waters and Tom Fearrington.

Honorary pallbearers will be members of the Ebenezer United Methodist Church Family and the staff of MSA Hospice.

A note of remembrance may be written to the family by clicking the "Add Comment" link below.



#32 Counts/Sutton 2019-02-18 13:51
Woody, Chuck, Vicki, Donna and Alice ---We send our love and prayers to all your family. May your wonderful memories help sustain you in the coming days.
#31 Billy Welborn 2019-02-02 21:05
Chuck, I’m so sorry to see that your mother passed. I never knew her but knew you well. You’re proof that she had to be a wonderful lady. Just know my thoughts and prayers are with you.
#30 K. F., MD 2019-01-31 18:37
I would like to express my sincere condolences to your family and friends. May you find comfort in the words recorded at Psalm 28:7 "God is my strength and shield."
#29 Sheriff Lee Foster 2019-01-31 08:38
Our family offers you our prayers of support and love on the passing of your beloved. What a wonderful, kind, and gentle woman who was so loving. Although she will be missed here on Earth, she is at true Peace. May God be with you as always. Lee, Carol, Joseph, and Amelia
#28 Kee 2019-01-31 07:50
To the family,

Please accept my sincere sympathies during this time of loss. May you find the words at Psalm 46:1 and 2 Corinthians 1:3,4 during this difficult time.
#27 Mollie Graham 2019-01-30 19:13
Dear Vicki,I am so sorry to hear about your Mom.Please know that you and your family are in my thoughts and prayers.Take care.Love and blessings Mollie Graham
#26 Bryant & Pat Jenning 2019-01-30 19:01
Vicki We are praying for God to comfort your family at this time. God Bless each one of you during this time.
#25 paul hutchinson 2019-01-30 15:16
Woody and Donna:I am very sorry for your loss.GOD bless you and comfort you all.
#24 Janice Meeks 2019-01-30 14:55
Vicki, I am so sorry to learn of your mother’s passing. Please know that my thoughts and prayers are with all of you.

Sincerely, Janice Meeks
#23 Jackie Haltiwanger 2019-01-30 13:21
We are so sorry for your loss. Please know you all are in our thoughts and prayers.
Doug, Jackie, Carrie and Clarissa
#22 CONNIE YOUNG 2019-01-29 22:35
Vicki, my dear friend, my heart breaks for you. I know the pain you are feeling.She is in a better place and now just forever hold on to the precious memories. I am always here for you if you ever need someone to talk to. LOVE YOU my forever friend.
#21 Becky Kennedy Stuart 2019-01-29 21:24
My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family during this difficult time.
#20 Julia Easterlin 2019-01-29 20:52
We are praying for each of you during this time. May God’s Peace and Comfort be with you all.
With deepest sympathy,
Richard and Julia Easterlin
#19 Blounts 2019-01-29 18:33
Mr. Woody and family, We are so sorry to hear of Mrs. Lathrop's passing. You have our sympathy and love. Dolly and Wayne Blount
#18 Norma Price 2019-01-29 17:47
We are so sorry to hear about the dapeath of your mother. She was such a sweet lady. Sending prayers for you and your family.
Milton and Norma Price
#17 Pam Lindler DeHart 2019-01-29 17:41
Prayers for the family. I am so sorry for your loss.
#16 Eileen Kneece 2019-01-29 17:40
So many wonderful memories with Mrs. Nancy and Mr. Woody. Greg and I spent almost as much time with your family as we did ours. You and Chuck were an extension of our family as well. Your mother lived a full life and is "home" now and no longer suffering. We are praying for comfort and peace for all of you. We love you.
#15 Sandy Erickson 2019-01-29 16:27
Our whole family is so sorry for your loss. She was special beyond words. Love to all. Del & Sandy Erickson. Ashley, Glenn, Crystal, David, Robert and Sophia Lathrop
#14 Sims & Kathy Peel 2019-01-29 16:00
So sorry for your loss. You are in our thoughts and prayers. Sims & Kathy Peel
#13 Sonny&Janice Swanson 2019-01-29 15:08
We sent our love and prayers to all of you.
#12 Susan Wicker 2019-01-29 14:56
Vicki and Family,
So sorry to hear about your Mom. You are all in our thoughts and prayers.
Susan & Brett
#11 Christy Bouknight 2019-01-29 14:47
Lifting prayers for everyone during this difficult time. With deepest sympathy, James, Zadean and Christy Bouinight
#10 Jane Pitts 2019-01-29 14:34
Vicki and Family,

I am so sorry to hear of your loss. Prayers will continue for you and your family from now to the many days ahead. Just know you have that guardian angel watching over you now. I am always here for you no matter day or time.

Jane and Linda Pitts
#9 Lana Bannister 2019-01-29 14:03
Mr. Woody and Family, We're so sorry for your loss of Mrs. Nancy. She was a very sweet and friendly lady. May God give all of you His peace. Sincerely, Lana and Wayne Bannister
#8 Tina Staub 2019-01-29 13:30
Mrs. Nancy was very special to all of us and she will be greatly missed. Our thoughts and prayers are with each of you during this sad time.

With our love and deepest sympathy,

Tina, Kevin, Ryan, Evan, Braden, and +Sterling Staub
#7 Janice Smith 2019-01-29 12:33
Mr. Woody and family, my deepest sympathy to you all. May you have peace in knowing she is in heaven and whole again. Janice Smith
#6 Millie Livingston 2019-01-29 12:15
Thinking of you all during your time of loss. Keeping you all in our prayers.
Millie & Phil
#5 Cecil & Leigh Ringer 2019-01-29 11:57
Woody, Alice, Vicki, Chuck, and families:
Our thoughts and prayers are with you all, that our Lord Jesus would surround you with His arms of peace and strength at this time and in the coming days. So many wonderful memories of Nancy when our churches were together on the Newberry UMC Circuit, during “The Reality Seekers” years, and on. May God bless!
Cecil and Leigh Ringer
#4 Donna Berley 2019-01-29 11:22
Vicki and family, I am so very sorry to hear about your loss. I have fond memories of your sweet mother and know she will be missed but her battle has been won. Please accept my prayers and condolences.
Donna Cotney Berley
#3 Susie Berry 2019-01-29 11:20
Much love and sympathy to all. Mrs. Nancy will be missed. So many fond memories!! She and Mom are happy and well together!!!
Susie and Brian
#2 Peggy Wilson 2019-01-29 09:51
Dear Vicki and family,
Words fail to express my sadness at the passing of your dear, sweet mother. I am praying that God will comfort you and keep you in His embrace at this time of sorrow. May the constant love of family and friends soften your sadness and may your cherished memories bring you comfort and peace. God Bless you all.
#1 Byrd & Susan Smith 2019-01-29 09:41
Much Love & Prayers for You All