Obituary of Mildred McElveen Lynch
Mildred McElveen Lynch, 89, widow of Joseph Herbert Lynch, died Tuesday, August 25, 2020 at her home. Born in Camden, she was a daughter of the late J. J. McElveen and Leah Powell McElveen. Mrs. Lynch was retired from Charm House Fabrics. Surviving are a daughter, Jo Anne Shepp (Vic) of Sumter; one sister, Helen Ingram of Hartsville; six grandchildren, Teri, Randy, Jr., Mikey, Jared, Tammy and Tressa; 13 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by two sons, John H. Lynch and Harry Lynch, two brothers, Jack McElveen, Harry Tidwell; four sisters, Dorothy Coker, Ruby Williams, Minnie Lee Cook and Hazel Gaymon. Private graveside services will be held in the Olanta Baptist Church Cemetery with Rev. Dr. David Richardson officiating. Online 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.