Ruth Boozer PDF Print E-mail

Nellie Ruth Kirkland Boozer, 80, of Prosperity, widow of Boyd Mills Boozer, died Thursday, October 31, 2019 at Lexington Medical Center.

Born on August 2, 1939 in Saluda County, she was a daughter of the late John and Mary Padgett Kirkland. She was a former Registered Nurse and a member of the Homemakers Club. Mrs. Boozer was a member of St. Luke's Lutheran Church where she was involved with the Thomas Suber Circle, the St. Luke's GALS and a former Sunday School Teacher for many years.

She is survived by a son, Michael Boyd (Amanda) Boozer of Prosperity; daughters, Dr. Harriet Lynn (Maureen) Boozer-Bates of Leesville and Sandra Diane Boozer of Prosperity; sisters, Marie K. O'Karma of Norcross, GA and Edith K. Repp of Columbus, OH; a granddaughter, Sophia Grace Boozer; step-grandsons, John (Diane) Bates and Shawn (Kayleigh) Bates and a step-great-granddaughter, Victoria Bates.

Funeral services will be held at 11:00 am Monday, November 4, 2019 at St. Luke's Lutheran Church by the Rev. Jason Schafer. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. Visitation will be Sunday from 4:00 – 6:00 pm at the McSwain-Evans Funeral Home. The family will be at the residence. Memorials may be made to St. Luke's Lutheran Church, 4056 St. Luke's Church Road, Prosperity, SC 29127.

Active pallbearers will be Chad McCormack, Jeffrey Pugh, John W. Pugh, Tommy Taylor, Shawn Bates and Alex Lake.

Honorary pallbearers will be members of the Thomas Suber Circle and the St. Luke's GALS.



#8 Francelle kibler 2019-11-06 14:20
Harriett and family,
I send you all my deepest condolences. Your mom was always a very sweet lady and I know you will miss her terribly. May God hold each of you tightly in His loving arms.
#7 Eddie W Norris 2019-11-05 11:23
Michael and Amanda and family: I am sorry to see of Michaels mothers passing! May the Lord bless you and the family during this time of grief! Sincerely, Eddie Norris
#6 Sylvia Moore 2019-11-03 18:58
I am truly sorry for your loss of Ms Ruth. She was a very sweet lady. You all are in my thoughts and prayers!
#5 Billy & Edith Morris 2019-11-02 13:24
Our deepest sympathy in the loss of Mrs. Ruth. She was suck a nice lady. Always stopped by and spoke with us after Sunday School every week at church, May all your memories be sweet one.
Billy & Edith Morris
#4 Teresa Frick-Portwoo 2019-11-02 07:05
Boozer Family,
I am sincerely sorry for your loss.You are in my thoughts and prayers now and in the days ahead.Take care!
#3 James Douglas 2019-11-01 10:42
Mike & Family,
We are very sorry for the loss of your Mom. Good news is she is in heaven rejoicing! We will keep you and your family in our thoughts and prayers.
James & Ann Douglas
#2 Linda Burton 2019-11-01 09:33
Sorry for your loss-praying for you all.
The Burtons
#1 Shelley Z. Remion 2019-10-31 17:37
Harriett,Sandra , Michael and family,
So sorry to hear about Ms. Ruth.I have so many fond memories of her and my heart breaks for all of you. May God wrap his arms around you all and give you peace.
With all our love, The Remions