ST. MATTHEWS -- Mamie Elizabeth Gates, 84, died Monday, Jan. 7, 2019, at the Regional Medical Center after a brief illness.
A graveside service will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, Jan. 11, at Santee Baptist Cemetery located on Old Number Six Highway near Elloree, with the Rev. Jim Parnell officiating. The family will receive friends from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 10, at Fogle-Hungerpiller Funeral Home of Elloree.
Miss Gates was born April 12, 1934, in Calhoun County. She was the daughter of the late Raymond Jerry Gates and Lillie Azalie Shuler Gates. She was of the Baptist faith and a lifelong resident of Calhoun County.
She is survived by her sister, Thelma G. Dawkins (Billy) of Orangeburg; and several nieces and nephews.
Fogle-Hungerpiller Funeral Home of Elloree is assisting the family.