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Genevieve Shugart

CHESTER -- Mrs. Genevieve Misenheimer Shugart, 80, of 624 Great Falls Highway died Thursday, Jan. 1, 2009, at Chester Regional Medical Center in Chester.

The funeral will be 2 p.m. Sunday at Bethel United Methodist Church, with the Rev. Harry Gindhart officiating. Burial will be at Chester Memorial Gardens.

Born Aug. 26, 1928, in York County, S.C., Mrs. Shugart was the daughter of the late Ira Walter Misenheimer Sr. and Delia Williams Misenheimer. She was a graduate of Rock Hill High School and retired from Chester County having worked with the School Board, the Auditors Office and also the Tax Assessors Office. She was a member of Bethel United Methodist Church and the widow of Henry Lester Shugart Sr.

Surviving are two sons, Les Shugart and his wife, Debbie, of Chester, S.C., and Steve Shugart and his wife, Sue, of Easley, S.C.; one daughter, Susan Owens and her husband, Terry, of Southern Pines, N.C.; seven grandchildren, Leslie Willis, Shannon Farr, Jonathan Shugart, Ginny Lynn Shugart, Anna Grace Shugart, Grant Shugart and Will Shugart; two sisters, Virginia Faulkenberry of Charlotte, N.C., and Ruth Faile of Rock Hill, S.C. She was preceded in death by a grandson, Jason Shugart and a brother, Walter Misenheimer.

The family will receive friends Saturday from 6 to 8 p.m. at Barron Funeral Home, 133 Wylie St., Chester.

Memorials may be made to Hospice Care of South Carolina, 179 Columbia St., Chester, SC 29706 or Bethel United Methodist Church, PO Box 751, Chester, SC 29706.

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