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Sarah Frances Ely

July 26, 1935 — April 6, 2021

Sarah Frances Fowler Hammett Ely




Sarah Frances Fowler Hammett Ely, 85, of Piedmont, SC, passed away on Tuesday, April 6, 2021 at PRISMA – Laurens County Hospital. 


She is survived by her daughters, Cindy Ely and Patti Pressley (Vic); son, Tim Ely (Judy); grandchildren, Eric, Alisha, Amanda, John Paul and Hannah; and nine great-grandchildren. 


She was preceded in death by her husband, James Edward Ely; daughter, Suzanne Ely; son, Tommy Ely; and sister, Willie Herring. 


A graveside service will be held at 2:00 PM, on Friday, April 9, 2021, at White Plains Baptist Church Cemetery, 1435 Easley Hwy, Pelzer, SC 29669. 


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Graveside Service

Friday, April 9, 2021

Starts at 2:00pm (Eastern time)

White Plains Baptist Church Cemetery

Pelzer, SC

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