BATESBURG — Floyd McCarty, 76, died peacefully at his home on April 11, 2007. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Friday, April 13, at Nazareth United Methodist Church with burial in church cemetery. The body will be placed in the church 1 hour prior to the service. The family will receive friends following the ceremony at the church with Rev. Joyce Murphy officiating.
He was the son of the late George and Mary Lee Mack McCarty. He served in the U.S. Army during the Korean Conflict. He was a member of the Jamil Temple Shrine Club and Boyleston Lodge #123 in Ballentine. He was a member of Nazareth United Methodist Church and the Mannie Black Sunday School Class. Mr. McCarty owned and operated convenience stores in Batesburg-Leesville and Columbia. He was predeceased by a brother, Pete McCarty.
He is survived by his loving wife, Rama Oswald McCarty; daughters, Vickey W. Van Frank and her husband, Jeep Van Frank of St. Matthews; Wanda Godwin of North Augusta; two sisters, Ruby Maroney and Catherine McCarty both of Batesburg; three brothers, Harold McCarty of Ninety-Six; Cecil McCarty of Saluda; and Don McCarty of Monetta; three grandchildren; and five great grandchildren.
Memorials can be made to Nazareth United Methodist Church, c/o Building Fund, Route 4, Box 144, Leesville, SC 29070.
Milton Shealy Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements.