HONEA PATH — Marie Laurue Smith Risner, 92, widow of James Walker Risner, of Honea Path, died Friday, January 24, 2014 at her home.
Born in Anderson County, she was a daughter of Robert Simpson and Minnie Lee Todd Smith. She was a member of the Honea Path Pentecostal Holiness Church where she was active in the Senior Friends of Church and the Women's Ministry of the Church. She was retired from Honea Path Shirtmakers.
Surviving are three daughters, Rebecca Phillips and husband Robert, Bobbie Jo Ashley and husband Roger, and Judy Wood and husband Jeff of Greenwood; five grandchildren, Karen Clark, Odessa Irby, Jamie Johnston, Risner Wood, and Anthony Ashley; and ten great-grandchildren. She was pre-deceased by a son, Sonny Boy Risner; three brothers, Robert Olin Smith, James Milton Smith, and Roy Smith; a sister, Bernice Hughes and a granddaughter, Traci Magaha.
Funeral services will be held at 2:30 p.m. Monday, January 27, 2014 at the Honea Path Pentecostal Holiness Church with Rev. Barry Bryan, Rev. Shane Elrod, and Rev. Paul Cooper officiating. Burial will follow in the Garden of Memories.
The family received friends from 5 to 7 p.m. Sunday at Pruitt Funeral Home.
Memorials may be made to Hospice of South Carolina, Box 151, Drayton, SC 29333 or the Honea Path Pentecostal Holiness Church, 4 Cox Street, Honea Path, SC 29654.
The family is at the home.
Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.ParkerWhitePruitt.com.