Rachel Strange

Published 1:03 pm Thursday, February 12, 2009

She was the widow of Rev. J. B. Strange, who died in 2005.

Strange was a native of Mill Spring, and a daughter of the late KewDeso and Nora Nix Jones. She was a former employee of Carolina Cash at Duncan Park and a member of Valley Falls First Baptist Church.

Survivors include a son, John M. Strange of Boiling Springs; daughters, Jennie Ruth Turner of Inman, Martha Gaston of Rock Hill, S.C., and Linda Strange of Boiling Springs; brother, James E. Jones of Spartanburg, S.C.; sisters, Gaynor Creger of California, and Georgina Berlin of Las Vegas; three grandchildren, four great-granddaughters, one niece and one nephew also survive her.

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Funeral services were conducted at 2 p.m. on Saturday,

Feb. 7, 2009 at Eggers Funeral Chapel of Boiling Springs, officiated by Dr. John Lancaster and Rev. Mark Bishop. Interment was in Good Shepherd Memorial Park.

Memorials may be made to the Rachel Strange Memorial Fund, P.O. Box 160427, Boiling Springs, S.C. 29316.

E-condolences may be sent to www.eggersfuneralhome.com.

Eggers Funeral Home of Boiling Springs was in charge of arrangements.