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Ruth "Evelyn" Bagwell Worthey

July 14, 1926 ~ September 28, 2019 (age 93)

Obituary

Ruth "Evelyn" McGaha Bagwell Worthey, 93, passed away Saturday, September 28, 2019 at McCall Hospice House in Simpsonville, SC. 

Born in Greer, SC, she was a daughter of the late Thurmond and Mabel McGaha .

Evelyn was a lifelong member of Monaghan United Methodist Church, where she taught Sunday School for many years, was active in many prayer groups, and on the Pastor/Parrish relations committee. She retired from Stone Manufacturing where she worked as a seamstress for many years.

Evelyn is survived by her children, Bobby Bagwell (Cindy), Ronnie Bagwell, Wayne Bagwell (Janet), Rex Bagwell (Bonnie), and Patty Bagwell; a sister Dianna Dillard (Jimmy); a brother Wallace McGaha; 12 Grandchildren; 15 Great Grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her first husband, James C. Bagwell Sr., and second husband Joe Worthey; and earlier this year, her son, Jim Bagwell.

The visitation will be held on Friday, October 4, 2019 from 12:30 p.m. until 1:45 p.m. at Thomas McAfee Funeral Home, Northwest, with the funeral service following at 2:00 p.m. in the Northwest Chapel. Burial will be held in Graceland Cemetery West.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests per Evelyn's wishes that memorials be made to Monaghan United Methodist Church, 2 McBeth Street, Greenville, SC 29611.  

 

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Services

Visitation
Friday
October 4, 2019

12:30 PM to 1:45 PM
Thomas McAfee Funeral Home, Northwest
6710 White Horse Rd
Greenville, SC 29610

Funeral Service
Friday
October 4, 2019

2:00 PM
Thomas McAfee Funeral Home, Northwest
6710 White Horse Rd
Greenville, SC 29610

Interment following funeral service
Friday
October 4, 2019

Graceland Cemetery West
4814 White Horse Road
Greenville, SC 29611

Donations

Monaghan United Methodist Church
2 McBeth Street, Greenville SC 29611

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