Daphne Mendenhall

Obituary of Daphne Mendenhall

Daphne Barbara Mendenhall, 85, widow of Giles Nathan Mendenhall, died Thursday, September 28, 2017, at Covenant Place.

Born in London, England, she was a daughter of the late Percy Sharp and Miriam Farthing Sharp.

She was a member of the British Wives Club.  She was formerly employed by Sumter School District Two as a secretary at Cherryvale and Pocalla Springs Elementary Schools.

Surviving are three daughters, Melanie Mendenhall and husband Bob Butler of Sumter; Debra Maclin and husband James of Waterford, CT, and Judi Moore of Sumter; four grandchildren, Steven and Amanda Butler, Katherine Lettick, and Joshua Poliey.

Memorial services will be held at 11 A.M. Tuesday in the Chapel of the Elmore Hill McCreight Funeral Home with Chaplain Nathan Falco officiating.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the SPCA, 1140 S. Guignard Drive, Sumter, SC 29150.

On-line condolences may be sent to www.sumterfunerals.com

Elmore Hill McCreight Funeral Home & Crematory, 221 Broad Street, Sumter, is in charge of the arrangements (803) 775-9386.