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Bernice Wilson McAdams

Bernice Wilson McAdams, 97, resident of 5171 Hwy. 201, Iva, SC, widow of J.C. McAdams, passed away Wednesday March 28, 2012 at Rainey Hospice House in Anderson, SC.

Born in Abbeville, SC, she was a daughter of the late Samuel Joseph Wilson and Addie Cason Wilson.

Bernice was a retired bookkeeper with Commercial Loan & Discount for over 20 years. Upon retirement she was a homemaker who enjoyed gardening and cooking delicious meals for her family and friends. She was a member of Little River Baptist Church were she was a member of the Cora Shirley Sunday School Class. Bernice will be remembered for her kind and caring demeanor by her loving family and many friends.

Survivors include a daughter, Harriett Hamilton and her husband Stacy of Anderson, SC; a son, James C. "Jimmy" McAdams of the home; 2 grandchildren, Stacy Lee Hamilton Anderson, SC and Lauren Hamilton Jackson and her husband Jay of Columbia, SC. She was the last member of her immediate family.

She was preceded in death by 3 brothers Roy, William and Neuffer Wilson.

Funeral services will be conducted Sunday April 1, 2012 at 2:00 PM in the Chandler Chapel at Chandler-Jackson Funeral Home with the Rev. Garrett Hart and Chaplin Kevin Thompson officiating. The burial will follow in Long Cane Cemetery. The family is at the home 5171 Hwy. 201, Iva, SC.

The family will receive friends from 2:00 until 4:00 PM Saturday afternoon at the funeral home.

Memorials in memory of Bernice may be made to Hospice of the Upstate, 1835 Rogers Rd. Anderson, SC 29621.

Visitation

Chandler-Jackson Funeral Home
208 South Main Street
Abbeville, SC  29620
Saturday, March 31, 2012
2:00-4:00 PM

Service

Chandler Chapel, Chandler-Jackson Funeral Home
208 South Main Street
Abbeville, SC  29620
Sunday, April 1, 2012
2:00 PM

Interment

Long Cane Cemetery
Due West Hwy
Abbeville ,  SC  29620

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Guestbook

We are so sorry to hear of the death of your mother . You are in our thoughts and prayer at this time Suzanne and Spencer Sorrow.

Suzanne Whaley Sorrow Mar 31 2012 12:00 AM

My thoughts and prayers are with you at the time. We always thought so much of Bernice.

Martha B. Whaley Mar 31 2012 12:00 AM

Harriet, So sorry to hear of your mother's death. My mother used to talked about the good times your mother and she had in their younger years. Just to let you know that we are thinking of you and Jimmy during this difficult time.

Becky Rich Mar 30 2012 12:00 AM

We are so sorry for the loss of your mother! You all are in our thoughts and prayers!!

Julie Haynes and Brenda Saylors Mar 30 2012 12:00 AM

So sorry about your Mom. She was a very special lady and we loved her dearly. She will be greatly missed. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all.

Charles & Liz Davis Mar 29 2012 12:00 AM

Sorry to hear about your Mom. She was a very special person. We enjoyed our visits with her. She loved showing me her flowers. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

Cathy & Marshall Littlefield Mar 29 2012 12:00 AM