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Grace Garrett Ramey

WALHALLA -- Grace Roper Garrett Ramey, 95, passed away Dec. 7, 2007 at the Hospice House in Anderson. A graveside service was held on Saturday, Dec. 15, 2007 at the Oconee Memorial Park in Seneca.

Grace was born in Cleveland, Ga., April 15, 1912, the daughter of the late A. J. Roper and Millie Shuler Roper. She is survived by a daughter, Joyce Garrett Wilson and husband, Jerome of Chester; son, James A. Garrett and wife, Sara of Southern Pines, N.C.; daughter-in-law, Betty Orr Garrett Justice of Salem; sister, Etta Roper Cason of Piedmont; ten grandchildren, nineteen great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husbands, Leonard J. Garrett, Sr. and Fate Ramey; her son, Leonard J. Garrett Jr.; and two grandsons. The family requests that memorials be made to the Hospice of the Upstate, 1835 Rogers Road, Anderson, SC 29621.

Condolences may be expressed online at or in person at Duckett-Robinson Funeral Home, Central-Clemson Commons, which is assisting the family.