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Ellen Curran (Harvey) League

September 16, 1925 ~ October 5, 2019 (age 94)

Ellen Curran League, 94, passed away, Saturday, October 5, 2019.  

Born in Pelzer, she was a daughter of the late Theo William Harvey and Clara Belle Whitmire Harvey.

She was the loving wife of the late James A. League.  

Ellen was a graduate of Pelzer High School, and Draughon’s Business College.  She retired from Greenville Baptist Association, having served 32 years.  She was a member of Augusta Road Baptist, where she taught for 45 years.  Also, she served as director of Home Bound ministries and the Prayer ministry and was a former choir member.   

 She is survived by two daughters, Curran Kay (Bob), of Greer and Cyndee Hammett (Jim), of Easley; three grandchildren, Wade Kay (Erin), of Irmo, Elizabeth Stieglitz (Jason), of Summerville, and Laurin Hammett of Central; eight great grandchildren, Julianna, William, Maryella and Bradford Kay, Jacob, Jameson, and Jase Stieglitz and Seslie Jones; a sister, Carolyn Smith (Dewey), of Pelzer and a  brother, Bill Harvey (Laurel) of Ft. Inn.    

In addition to her parents and husband she was preceded in death by her sister Sue Hester and her brother Ted Harvey.     

 A visitation will be held Tuesday, October 8, 2019 from 1:00 p.m. until 1:45 p.m. at Augusta Road Baptist Church.   The funeral service will follow at 2:00 p.m.  Burial will follow at Woodlawn Memorial Park.

In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Augusta Road Baptist Church, 1823 Augusta St., Greenville, SC 29605. 


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