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Lillian Stone

Lillian Trainor Stone, 88, of Abbeville wife of the late Marion M. Stone died peacefully on June 21, 2019 at the Renaissance in Due West, SC. She was formerly of the Cedar Springs Community. Lilian was born in Inglewood, New Jersey on April 23, 1931 to the late Frank Hale Trainor and Charlie Pruitt Trainor.

Mrs. Stone graduated from Abbeville High School. She was employed with Milliken Mills for over 40 years retiring in 1993. She was a member of Abbeville First Baptist Church where she was a member of the Fidelis Sunday School Class and the Amy Long Circle.

In addition to her parents and husband she was preceded in death by her two brothers, Frank and Raymond Trainor.

Surviving Mrs. Stone that she left to cherish her memory are her children Linda Ramey and her husband Franklin and Frankie Stone and his wife Gina all of Abbeville, SC. Four grandchildren, Heather Elrod (Tim) of Anderson, SC, Franklin Ramey (Brittany), Allison Driggers (Jody), Casey Stone (Heather) all of Abbeville, SC; six great-grandchildren Madison Ramey, Stone and Cole Driggers, Harper and Frankie Stone and Cort Elrod; She is also survived by her brother Tom Trainor and a sister Betty Ann LaGreca.

Lillian was a supportive and wonderful mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and sister. She was a great cook and an avid flower and vegetable gardener.

She loved baseball and football and especially Clemson baseball. She was small in size but a strong lady that loved life and lived it to the fullest always surrounded by the ones she loved her family.

Our sincere appreciation to all the staff at The Renaissance, Wiley Hall for their loving care, continued support and friendship to our mother Lillian Stone. Also Thank You to Mary Milas for her kindness and care and to the residents at Wiley for their genuine love and concern.

A special Thanks to the Hospice Care of South Carolina, Dr. Scott, Patricia, Elaine and the Hospice Chaplin Kevin for their kindness, care and support.

To the ladies in the Amy Long Circle and Fidelis Sunday School Class of First Baptist Church for all their prayers, visits and cards.

Funeral services will be conducted Saturday June 22, 2019 at 2:00 PM in the Chapel at Chandler-Jackson Funeral Home with the Rev. Moses Aleman officiating. The burial will follow in Long Cane Cemetery.

The family will receive friends Saturday afternoon from 1:00 until 2:00 PM prior to services at the funeral home. The family is at the home of her daughter Mr. & Mrs. Franklin Ramey 2188 Stevenson Rd. Abbeville, SC 29620.

Memorials in memory of Lillian may be made to Abbeville First Baptist Church PO Box 825, Abbeville, SC 29620 or to UCMAC Ministries 101 Center Rd. Abbeville, SC 29620.

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Ms. Lillian will be missed at The Renaissance. She was always there when the Grubbs or the Due West Singers came to sing for the residents of Wylie Hall. Our sincere sympathy to the family.

Ann Grubb Jun 23 2019 12:00 AM

Linda and family, I am so sorry to hear about your mother, Lillian passing away. Please accept my sincere sympathy.

Bitsy Erwin Harrison Jun 23 2019 12:00 AM

Linda, Frankie and families,
Sympathy and Prayers to the family in the passing of Mrs. Stone.
She was a beautiful and lovely lady!

Dwayne Little Jun 22 2019 12:00 AM

Linda, Frankie and families,
Joyce and I were so saddened this morning when we heard about Lillian's death. You will all be in our thoughts and prayers. We always looked forward to seeing her at the Strawhorn family reunion.

Richard and Joyce Strawhorn Jun 22 2019 12:00 AM

Linda, Frankie and families ;so sorry to hear about your loss; praying for you and families .

Stan Price Jun 22 2019 12:00 AM

We were sorry to hear of Lillian passing. She was a wonderful lady and l know she will be missed by all. Our thoughts and prayers are for all of you! God Bless You!

Donnie & Kathy Grant Jun 21 2019 12:00 AM

Please know how sorry I am to hear about your mom. Prayers for all of you.

Nancy W Reece Jun 21 2019 12:00 AM

Linda and Frankie, I'm so sorry to hear about your mother. She was a sweet and beautiful lady. My prayers for all of your family.

Julie Sayer Young Jun 21 2019 12:00 AM

Our hearts are broken to lose such a lovely lady and friend. She will surely be missed but fondly remembered by all who knew her. Love, hugs and prayers to her precious family.
Kathy (Sorrow) Taylor and Eunice Sorrow

Kathy Taylor Jun 21 2019 12:00 AM

Linda, I am so sorry to hear about your Mom. You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers!!

Anne Carver Jun 21 2019 12:00 AM

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