Myrtle Seigler Spell | Obituaries | The Press and Standard
by Myiah Blakeney | April 17, 2017 10:53 am
Last Updated: April 19, 2017 at 10:55 am
MYRTLE SEIGLER SPELL
Care of Parker-Rhoden Funeral Home
ROUND O-Mrs. Myrtle Seigler Spell, wife of the late Clyde Bruce Spell Sr., passed away at her home in Round O Saturday morning April 15, 2017 surrounded by her loving family. She was 88.
Myrtle was born in Colleton County July 29, 1928 a daughter of the late Grover C. Seigler and Mae Nettles Seigler. She graduated from both Walterboro High School and North Greenville Junior College, before receiving her Master’s Degree in Education from Furman University. She spent her life educating children, and taught at Lamb Elementary, John C. Calhoun Academy, and in the public school systems in both Dorchester County and Colleton County. She was a former member of the Cottageville Baptist Church, and was a current member of Bedon Baptist Church, where in years past she taught Vacation Bible School, and was active in the WMU.
She is survived by her sister, Mae Seigler Harrison of Round O. In addition to her husband, she was preceded in death by her son, Clyde Bruce Spell Jr., and by her brothers Carol, Adolph and J.C. Seigler. She leaves behind a host of nieces, nephews and extended family that loved her dearly.
Funeral services were held Monday afternoon at 4:00 in the chapel of Parker-Rhoden Funeral Home,the burial followed in the Bedon Baptist Church Cemetery. The family received friends prior to the service at 2:00 PM. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Bedon Baptist Church Family Life Center, 2410 Cottageville Highway, Walterboro, SC 29488
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