Hiers, Eugenia C

Cooner Funeral Home


Eugenia C. Hiers, 95, of Bamberg, SC passed away on October 28, 2023. Her funeral will be held Thursday, November 2, 2023 at 11:00AM at Trinity United Methodist Church in Bamberg, Sc. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service. 
A private burial will follow the service. Eugenia was born on October 15, 1928 in Lodge, sc. She was the daughter of A. Buyck and 
Gertrude Ulmer Crosby. She graduated from Columbia College with a B.A. Degree in Chemistry 
and a Masters Degree in Guidance and Counseling from Western Carolina University. She was 
the head of the Science Department at Ware Shoals High School from 1949 - 1951 and she 
taught Chemistry, Biology and Physics from 1951-1978 and was a full time Guidance Counselor 
from 1978-1985 at Bamberg Ehrhardt High School. She was a member of Trinity United 
Methodist Church and a member of the United Methodist Women. She was a member of SetA, NEA, Bamberg Lioness Club, the Bamberg County American Legion Auxiliary Unit #39, and a 
former member of the Delta Kappa Gamma Society. It has been said that she taught almost 
everyone in Bamberg at one time or another. She is survived by her daughters Rosemary Hiers Chapman and Barbara Anne Hiers, granddaughter 
Leah Chapman Goss (Steve) and great-grandchildren Breanna Karin Goss and James Monroe 
Goss. She was predeceased in death by her husband B. Monroe Hiers and sisters Mary L. 
Crosby and Isobel Lancaster. Memorials can be made to Trinity United Methodist Church, 11761 Heritage Highway, Bamberg, 
SC 29003.