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Alice C White

February 18, 1933 — October 17, 2021

Alice Cornelia White, 87, of Ridgeway, South Carolina, passed away peacefully on October 17th, 2021 in Camden, South Carolina. Alice was born in Longtown, South Carolina, located in the Ridgeway community of Kershaw County, to Alice M. White and Daniel L. White on February 18th, 1933.

Alice attended Jackson Grammar School in Kershaw County, South Carolina, and later would attend Jackson High School, graduating in 1951. After graduating high school, Alice went on to earn her Bachelor of Arts degree in 1955 and Master of Education degree in 1969, both from South Carolina State University.

After university, Alice went on to serve as an inspirational professional educator for 30 years, spending one-year teaching in Clarendon County, South Carolina, with the remaining twenty-nine years spent teaching children at Blaney Elementary School, located in Elgin, South Carolina.

Alice was a proud lifelong member of Rock Hill Baptist Church, located in Ridgeway, South Carolina and served as the church historian. Alice was a prolific reader and writer of poetry and prose. She published a book of her poetry in 1987, entitled “A Diversified Collection of Easy-reading Verses to Entertain the Mind”. She was a member of the Order of the Eastern Stars, Longtown chapter 190 located in Ridgeway, South Carolina. Alice was also devoted to her faith in God and Christ and selflessly gave of herself to all those who knew her and needed help.

Alice is survived by her brother, Caesar White (Annelise) of Silver Hill, MD; her beloved nephew whom she raised as her own child, Quiyam R. Fleming; devoted nephew, Larry (Donny) White and grandniece, Bretina (Joye) Outten both of Lugoff, South Carolina, along with a host of other nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

Alice was preceded in death by her beloved brothers, JC, Daniel, Booker T, Elester, Charlton, and Selvin White; Beloved sisters, Annie Bell Williams, Mary Ellen Brown, Dorothy White, Ruby L. Moore, Pauline P.Carter, Lassiree Mozelle White, and Jozelle Burrows.
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Friday, October 22, 2021

Starts at 11:00 am (Eastern time)

Rock Hill Baptist Church Cemetery

1060 State Road S-28-303, Ridgeway, SC 29130

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