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Shelby Blackwell Gardner

February 27, 1940 — March 1, 2023

Bethune, S.C.

Shelby Blackwell Gardner

Bethune, S.C.

Mrs. Shelby Blackwell Gardner age 83 went to her Heavenly Home on March 1. Graveside services will be held Thursday at 4:00 at the Union Methodist Church Cemetery directed by Norton Funeral Home. Rev. Paige Wheeler and Rev. Charlie Short will officiate. Visitation will be following the service at the gravesite. Anyone who would like to visit and see Mrs. Gardner may do so from 12:00 Noon until 2:00pm Thursday at the funeral home.

Mrs. Gardner was born in McBee a daughter of the late John Stafford Blackwell and Effie Mozingo Blackwell. She was a lifetime member of Union United Methodist Church. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and a friend to all.

Surviving are one son, David Gardner, Bethune; a sister she never had, Mrs. Shirley Gardner, Bethune; one grandson, Brandon Gardner, McBee. She was preceded in death by her husband, Sam William Gardner; one daughter, Denise Hunter; one granddaughter, Emily Gardner; two brothers, John Blackwell and Pete Junior Blackwell.

Memorials may be made to Union United Methodist Church, 4374 Union Church Road, McBee, S.C. 29101.

“A Life So Beautifully Lived, Should Be Beautifully Remembered”.

Norton Funeral Home and Crematory is honored to serve the Gardner Family.

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Graveside Service

Thursday, March 2, 2023

Starts at 4:00 pm (Eastern time)

Union United Methodist Church Cemetery

4379 Union Church Rd, McBee, SC 29101

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Visitation

Thursday, March 2, 2023

Starts at 4:30 pm (Eastern time)

Union United Methodist Church Cemetery

4379 Union Church Rd, McBee, SC 29101

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