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Iris Lillian (Waldrop) Fay

June 25, 1927 ~ January 11, 2019 (age 91)


Iris Lillian Waldrop Fay, 91, wife of the late Harry Edward Fay, Sr., of Greenville, passed away on Friday, January 11, 2019. 

Born in Greer, she was a daughter of the late Thomas Earl and Margaret Waldrop.

The second child of ten children, Mrs. Fay loved her family and attended Abundant Life Church. 

She is survived by one daughter, Karen Shumate (Jackson Ballenger) of Greenville; two sons, Harry E. Fay, Jr. (Marquetta) of Greenville and Michael Fay of Greenville; four grandchildren, Christopher Shumate of Greer, Lara Shumate Poole (Elliott) of Greenville, Cory Fay of Clinton and Kandis Fay of Fleming Island, FL; and four great grandchildren, Daven and Larsen Poole, and Tanner and Melody Powers. 

In addition to her parents and loving husband, she was preceded in death by one daughter, Margaret C. Fay.

The visitation will be held Monday, January 14, 2018 from 11:00 a.m. until 12:00 p.m. at Woodlawn Memorial Park Remembrance Chapel, with the funeral service following at 12:00 p.m.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Meals on Wheels, 15 Oregon St, Greenville, SC 29605.

A special thank you to Amedisys Hospice of South Carolina for their love and care.

To send flowers to Iris' family, please visit our floral store.


January 14, 2019

11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Woodlawn Memorial Park Rememberance Chapel
1 Pine Knoll Drive
Greenville, SC 29609

Funeral Service
January 14, 2019

12:00 PM
Woodlawn Memorial Park Rememberance Chapel
1 Pine Knoll Drive
Greenville, SC 29609


Meals on Wheels, Greenville
15 Oregon St., Greenville SC 29605
Tel: 1-864-233-6565

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