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Sara Mae Wicker Cromer, 94, of Newberry, died Sunday, June 6, 2021, at J.F. Hawkins Nursing Home.

Born on September 25, 1926, in Newberry, she was a daughter of the late Emmanuel Anderson and Eva Epting Wicker. She was retired from Kendall Company – Oakland Plant and was a member of St. Philip's Lutheran Church where she was in the B Sunday School Class and the Joy Fellowship. Mrs. Cromer was a wonderful cook and enjoyed growing flowers. She was a member of the Woodmen of the World.

She is survived by a step-son, William (Debbie) Cromer of Prosperity; step-daughters, Ann (Virgil) Livingston, Ruth (Lonnie) Stoudemire and Cathy Craft all of Pomaria; a sister, Pauline Rister of Chapin and a nephew, John Rister; step-grandchildren, Tina Hipp, Todd (Tammy) Livingston, Amanda (Johnny) Riddle, Marsha (Scott) Meetze and Amy (Shane) Kitchen; step-great-grandchildren, Michael Hipp, Taylor Livingston, Laken (Chandler) Williams, Ethan Meetze, Benjamin Meetze, Wallace Kitchen and Davy Kitchen. She was predeceased by her husband of 22 years, Thomas Virgil Cromer, brother-in-law, J.B. Rister, step-grandson-in-law, Craig Hipp, step-grandson, Davy Craft and a step-great-granddaughter, Kimberly Hipp.

Funeral services will be held at 3:00 pm Wednesday, June 9, 2021, at St. Philip's Lutheran Church by the Rev. Terry Amick. Burial will follow in Newberry Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be Tuesday from 6:00 – 8:00 pm at the McSwain-Evans Funeral Home. Memorials may be made to the St. Philip's Lutheran Church Family Life Center, 2461 St. Philip's Church Road, Newberry, SC 29108.

Active pallbearers will be Virgil Smith, Todd Livingston, Michael Hipp, Johnny Riddle, A.P. Smith, Roger Smith and Craig Wicker.

The family would like to extend special thanks to the staff of J.F. Hawkins Nursing Home and MSA Hospice for their loving care.



#13 Vicki Hendrix 2021-06-10 15:11
So very sorry for your loss. Mrs. Cromer was a very sweet lady. I always enjoyed seeing her at Bank of America.
#12 Billy&Brenda Waites 2021-06-09 18:32
Our thoughts and prayers are with you all at this time! Sara Mae was a very special lady! Love to you all!
#11 Billy and Brenda Waites 2021-06-09 18:30
Our thoughts and prayers are with you all at this time! Sara Mae was a very special lady! Love to you all!
#10 James&Wanda Rister 2021-06-09 10:04
You all have our deepest sympathy. May God comfort and bless all of you during this difficult time. James & Wanda Rister & Family
#9 Michelle Wilson 2021-06-09 09:35
Our prayers and thoughts for the loss of your loved one! She was and is truly a blessing!
#8 Phyllis B Jolley 2021-06-09 08:50
William, Debbie & Cromer Family - Sending sincere sympathy in your loss. I will be keeping you in prayer during this difficult time.
#7 Louise Wicker 2021-06-08 13:29
We are sorry to learn about Sara Mae. May memories of happier times bring you comfort. Peace, Louise
#6 Harriett Rucker 2021-06-08 11:08
Our thoughts and prayers are with you. May God's love and peace be with you now and in the days to come.
Harriett and John Rucker
#5 KAREN LINDLER SMITH 2021-06-08 09:29
May God be with You and Your Family during this difficult time! Love, Joey and Karen Lindler Smith
#4 Susan Smith 2021-06-07 22:32
We're so sorry about Ms.Sara Mae. She was a very special lady to us. We'll always cherish our memories of her. Praying God will give yall comfort and peace . Our thoughts, love and prayers are with you.
Virgil, Susan, Nathan and Brandon
#3 Shelby/Wilson Felker 2021-06-07 19:57
We are so sorry to learn of this. You have our love and blessings for Mrs. Sara Mae. Prayers for all

Wilson & Shelby
#2 Jo Ann Sligh 2021-06-07 18:55
So sorry for your loss
#1 Lynn W. Wessinger 2021-06-07 15:06
We are so sorry to hear about Ms. Sara Mae. Sending our love and prayers for peace during this time of loss.
Love, Lynn and Larry