Lydia Mae Boyd Fant, 91, of Anderson, went home to be with the Lord Friday, Feb. 6, 2009.
The funeral service was held Monday, Feb. 9, in the Mausoleum Chapel of Forest Lawn Memorial Park in Anderson and was conducted by the Rev. Jason Finley.
Mrs. Fant was the wife of the late James Hay Fant Jr. She was born in Fort Mill on March 30, 1917, and was the daughter of the late Carrie Culp Boyd and William Langdon Boyd. She lived in Anderson for 38 years prior to being a resident of the Presbyterian Home in Clinton for the last 10 years. She was a member of the First Presbyterian Church of Anderson and the Daughters of the American Revolution.
Mrs. Fant is survived by two sons, James H. Fant III and his wife, Karen Fant, of Heathrow, Fla., and William B. Fant and his wife, Nancy Fant, of Greenville; four grandchildren, Whitney Fant Bayliss and her husband, Rod Bayliss, of Longwood, Fla., Kendall Fant Snyder and her husband, Nate Snyder, of Simpsonville, Lindsay Fant Mauldin and her husband, Scott Mauldin, of Maitland, Fla., and Cayce Fant Finley and her husband, Jason Finley, of Seneca; and eight great-grandchildren.
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In addition to her husband and parents, Mrs. Fant was predeceased by her sister, Jack Boyd Simpson.
In lieu of flowers, the family suggests that memorials be made to the Presbyterian Home of Clinton, 801 Musgrove St., Clinton, SC 29325 or to The Gideons International, P.O. Box 140800, Nashville, TN 37214.
An online message of condolence may be sent to the family by visiting www.mcdougaldfuneralhome.com.
The McDougald Funeral Home in Anderson was in charge of the arrangements.
Mrs. Ann M. Opitz of Tega Cay died Sunday, Feb. 8, 2009, at her home.
A memorial service will be held at a later date in Cleveland, Ohio.
Memorials may be made to Agape Hospice, 1317 Ebenezer Road, Rock Hill, SC 29732.
Condolences may be left at www.fortmillfuneralhome.com.
Mrs. Jane Vine Vokes, 84, of Rock Hill, died Tuesday, Feb. 10, 2009.
A memorial service will be held at 4 p.m. Friday, March 13, at Philadelphia United Methodist Church in Fort Mill. The family will receive friends before and after the memorial service.
Memorials may be made to the Presbyterian Home for Children, 880 Lake Eden Road, Black Mountain, NC 28711.