ROCK HILL -- Mrs. Vallaree Giles Blackwell, 59, of 2303 Eden Terrace died Tuesday, March 4, 2008, at Hospice House.
Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Thursday at Fort Mill Church of God, with the Revs. Larry Nivens and Marvin Godfrey officiating. Burial will be at Unity Cemetery.
Mrs. Blackwell was a native of Fort Mill and was a daughter of the late Samuel A. Giles and the late Theda Turner Giles. She was a past employee of Springs Industries and Winn Dixie Cafeteria. She was also a member of the American Legion and VFW Auxiliaries as well as a member of Fort Mill Church of God.
Surviving are her husband, Harold Blackwell of Rock Hill; one daughter, Shelia Blackwell of Gastonia, N.C.; two brothers, Donald Giles and L.D. Giles, both of Fort Mill; one sister, Doris Hubbard of Fort Mill; and one grandson, Brian White of Fort Mill. She was preceded in death by a grandson, Dustin White.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. today at Whitesell Funeral Home.
Memorials may be made to Hospice House, P.O. Box 993, Rock Hill, SC 29731.