Mazie N. Boozer PDF Print E-mail

Mazie Neel Boozer, 94, of Newberry, died Thursday, May 7, 2020 at J.F. Hawkins Nursing Home.

Born on November 13, 1925, she was the daughter of the late Tom Clark and Ida Mae Wilson Neel. She graduated salutatorian of her class from Bush River High School and was retired from Newberry Auto Supply. Mrs. Boozer was an active member of Smyrna Presbyterian Church and the Esther Circle as long as her health permitted. She was very fond of working in her flowers and cooking her family's favorites. Pecan brittle and cheese straws and other goodies. In 1961, she was presented the Outstanding Young Farm Woman of Newberry County Award.

She is survived by a son, Neel Boozer and wife Jackie; a daughter, Janice Bannister and husband Bob; grandchildren, Brandon Boozer, Jennifer Thompson, Clark Bannister and wife Casey, and Ashley Bannister; great-grandchildren, Graham Sligh, Gabe Sligh, Palmer Boozer, Reece Boozer, and Annabel Lee Bannister. She was predeceased by her husband of 74 years, Horace “Pete” Boozer; a brother and sister-in-law, Burnest W. “Buddy” and Ernestine Neel; and a niece, Susan Neel.

The family would like to thank the staff of J.F. Hawkins Nursing Home and M.S.A. Hospice for their love and care.

Graveside services will be conducted at 3:00PM Saturday, May 9, 2020 in the Smyrna Presbyterian Church Cemetery by the Rev. Dan Ratchford. The family asks that all in attendance remain in their vehicles during the service. Following the service, friends may drive by and offer condolences to the family. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Smyrna Presbyterian Church, 32 Smyrna Road, Newberry, SC 29108.



#14 Deborah Wix 2020-05-14 18:42
I am so sorry to hear about Mrs Mazie. I had no idea that she had passed away. My condolences are with all of you. I will be praying for the family.
#13 Sheriff Lee Foster 2020-05-12 11:05
We are so sorry to learn of your family's loss. She is now reunited with the Saints of her life and is at Peace and whole. She certainly was a wonderful woman. Our family offers our prayers for family. Lee, Carol, Joseph, Amelia
#12 Rene Neel 2020-05-09 11:48
Neel and Family,
We are so sorry to hear of your loss. Keeping you all in our thoughts and prayers.
Russell and Rene Neel
#11 Marcia Ringer 2020-05-09 09:10
So sorry for your loss. Mazie was a very special person. Hugs and prayers for all of her family.
#10 Brice &Alice Boozer 2020-05-09 08:07
Brice and I send our prayers to you and family at this time. May God bless each of you.

Brice and Alice Boozer.
#9 Harriett Rucker 2020-05-08 15:40
Neel, Janice, and Family, Our thoughts and prayers are with you. May God's love and peace be with you now and in the days to come. Love to all of you, Harriett and John Rucker
#8 Susan B. Smith 2020-05-08 14:42
We're so sorry for your loss! Praying God will comfort you and give you peace! Love, Susan and Virgil Smith
#7 Larry &Barbara Wise 2020-05-08 12:19
To all the family, we are so sorry for your loss, our thoughts and prayers are with you!
#6 Celia Dodgen 2020-05-08 11:46
We were very sorry to learn of Mazie's passing and offer you our most sincere sympahy. When Henry ran the machine shop while Pete was manager of Newberry Auto and Mazie was bookkeeper, he spoke very fondly of Mazie and Pete both. We will keep the family in our thoughts and prayers.
#5 Butch & Tricia Price 2020-05-08 07:43
So very sorry for your loss. Our prayers are with each of you.
#4 Cindy PItts 2020-05-08 07:25
I am so sorry for your loss but know there was an amazing celebrating in heaven yesterday. I was blessed to have known both of your parents and loved by them.
Prayers for peace and comfort during this time.
We love all of you,
Cindy, Jessi and Sami Jade Pitts
#3 Robert Dorroh, Jr. 2020-05-08 06:34
To the family - I am so sorry for your loss. I have so many fond memories of Mr. Pete and Miss Mazie while growing up in the community. I really miss both of them. You have my sympathies and prayers.
#2 JoAnn Sligh 2020-05-07 21:53
We are so sorry for your loss. Prayers and hugs to you all!
JoAnn & Richard
#1 Dan Dorroh 2020-05-07 20:05
Sorry to hear of your loss. Praying for the peace that surpasses all understanding.