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Ola Pettus

INDIAN LAND -- Mrs. Ola Bolin Pettus, 93, of Indian Land, died Sunday, March 9, 2008, at her home. She was preceded in death by her husband, Osgood Shaw Pettus.

The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday, March 11, 2008, at Pleasant Hill United Methodist Church, with the Rev. Michael Ritter officiating. Burial will be at the church cemetery.

Born in McConnells, Mrs. Pettus was a daughter of the late William David Bolin Sr. and Hattie McDaniel Bolin. She graduated from Indian Land High School. Mrs. Pettus was a homemaker and was very active in her church and community. She was a member of the Indian Land Eastern Star. Mrs. Pettus was an avid gardener and loved her many flowers as was indicated by her beautiful yard. We are sure that her love of music that was shared with her beloved Osgood will now be continued in heaven. She was a loving wife and mother and will surely be missed by all who knew her.

Surviving are her children, Shirley P. Dallas, William O. "Billy" Pettus and wife, Janice, Patsy P. Poole, Linda P. Faulkner and husband, Jim and John W. "Buddy" Pettus and wife, Rita, all of Indian Land; three sisters, Juanita B. Shaw, Dorothy B. Mullis and Betty B. Ervin; 16 grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren; and four great-great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by four brothers, Jim Bolin, Bill Bolin Jr., Gene Bolin and Lindy Bolin; and two sisters, Rebecca Yarborough and Joanne Rakes.

The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m., Monday, March 10, 2008, at Wolfe Funeral Home in Fort Mill.

Memorials may be made to Pleasant Hill United Methodist Church, 238 Fort Mill Highway, Fort Mill, SC 29707.