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Sallie Wright McMillan

Sallie Wright McMillan, 89, widow of Thomas William McMillan formerly of 107 George St. passed away peacefully Sunday Dec. 27, 2015 at Abbeville Nursing Home with her loving family by her side.

Born in Woodruff, SC she was a daughter of the late William Castlebury Wright and Sallie Patterson Wright.

Mrs. McMillan was a retired Middle School teacher after 36 years of service. She will be remembered for her many years chaperoning the 8th grade Washington Trip for 38 years.

She was a devoted member of Main St. United Methodist Church for over 50 years. She served in the children's nursery and taught Sunday School for over 25 years as well as serving on numerous committees within the church. Mac Mac as she was affectionately known will be remembered for her loving and caring nature.

Survivors include two daughters Beth Addis (Brandt) of Abbeville, SC and Jane Keith (Neil) of Hoover, AL; four grandchildren Christi Keith, Riley Addis, Anna Beth Keith and Will Addis (Lauren); one great granddaughter Ramie.

She was preceded in death by a brother Marion Wright and a sister Martha McKee.

The family wishes to extend its deepest gratitude for the love and care Mac Mac was given during her time at the Abbeville Nursing Home. Especially the immense love and care shown to her over the last few weeks by the wing 2 staff.

Funeral services will be conducted Tuesday, December 29, 2015 at 2:00 PM at Main St. United Methodist Church with the Rev. Brian Arant officiating. The burial will follow in Edgewood Cemetery in Greenwood, SC.

The family is at the home of her daughter Mr. & Mrs. Brandt Addis 294 Noble Estates Abbeville, SC.

The family will receive friends Tuesday December 29, 2015 from 1:00 until 2:00 PM in the Greene Center at Main St. United Methodist Church prior to services.

Memorials in memory of Sallie may be made to Main St. United Methodist Church, Building Fund, P.O. Box 656 Abbeville, SC 29620.


Greene Center Main St UMC
300 North Main St
Abbeville, SC  29620
Tuesday, December 29, 2015
1:00 - 2:00 PM


Main Street United Methodist Church
300 North Main Street
Abbeville, SC  29620
Tuesday, December 29, 2015
2:00 PM


Edgewood Cemetery
850 Grace St
Greenwood ,  SC  29646

Memorial Contributions

Main St United Methodist Church
Building Fund
PO Box 656
Abbeville, SC 29620

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Jane & Beth, I was so sorry to hear about your mom's passing. She was one of my favorite history teachers. I will have all of you in my prayers.

Gail Williams Miller Jan 3 2016 12:00 AM

To the family- we extend our deepest sympathy. We can only imagine how you feel. We hope those who love and care for you will bring consolation. May God's promise to eliminate death and tears (Isaiah 25:8) bring comfort to your heavy hearts.

Askew Family Dec 31 2015 12:00 AM

Jane and Beth, I'm so sorry to hear about Mrs. McMillan. She was such a sweet and loving teacher. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your families during this time.

Julie Sayer Young Dec 31 2015 12:00 AM

Mrs. McMillan was one of my favorite teachers! Please accept my condolences and sympathy in the loss of your precious Mom. You are in my prayers. 👼🏻

Mary Anne Ayers Rice Dec 30 2015 12:00 AM

Beth, Jane, and family --we are so saddened for your loss of your sweet Mama - Sally! She was such a happy and delightful person and served as a great example to all our Abbeville Youth and all that knew her! We will miss her smiling face! Gary, Katy, & Courtney

The Tilley Family Dec 29 2015 12:00 AM

My thoughts and prayers are with the family of this beloved teacher. I, too, was blessed to have Mrs. McMillan for 8th Grade History. Who could forget those amazing 8th Grade trips to Washington, DC. I hope she knew the long lasting impact she had on her students. RIP, Mrs. McMillan.

Robin Hicks Riggle Dec 29 2015 12:00 AM

Jane and Beth, My thoughts and prayers are with you both and your families. It's been a long journey and she is now with her loving husband watching over all of you. She will forever live in your hearts. She was a very sweet lady.

Hilary Harrington Dec 29 2015 12:00 AM

Sorry for your loss. Mrs.McMillan was a great teacher enjoyed being in her class. She will be missed.

Sadie Page Johnson Dec 29 2015 12:00 AM

Mrs. McMillan always taught an interesting class and was a good teacher. She will be missed

Reginald Terry Dec 29 2015 12:00 AM

So sorry for your loss. She was a wonderful teacher. I can hear her to this day telling students how to pronounce South Carolina! She will be missed

Jan Livingston Litton Dec 28 2015 12:00 AM

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