Melissa  Driggers

Obituary of Melissa Dawn Driggers

Melissa Dawn Parker Driggers, 44, wife of Johnny Mac Driggers, died Thursday, February 18, 2021 at the Atrium Health Center in Charlotte, NC. Born in Sumter, she was a daughter of Charles Wheeler Parker and Charlotte Dabbs Parker. Mrs. Driggers was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints. She was employed by Carolina Healthcare. Surviving are her husband; her parents of Sumter; sisters, Ashley Krueger (Steven) of Meridian, ID and Linda Watkins (Nelson) of Conway, SC; a brother, David Parker (Mandy) of Myrtle Beach, SC; a nephew, Cullen Watkins; three nieces, Jasmine Watkins, Emily Parker and Evelyn Parker. Graveside services will be held at 11 A.M. Monday in the Salem Black River Presbyterian Church Cemetery with Bishop Dusty Rhoades officiating. The family will receive friends from 4 P.M. to 6 P.M. Sunday at the Elmore Hill McCreight Funeral Home. Memorials may be made to the Salem Black River Cemetery Fund in care of Nancy Wilson, 228 Haynsworth Street, Sumter, SC 29150 or to a charity of one’s choice. On-line condolences may be made at Elmore Hill McCreight Funeral Home & Crematory, 221 Broad Street, Sumter, is in charge of the arrangements (803) 775-9386.