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515 Miller Rd
Sumter, SC 29150
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515 Miller Rd
Sumter, SC 29150
803-775-7500
515 Miller Rd
Sumter, SC 29150
803-775-7500

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Mary Bilton

Mary E Bilton

Saturday, June 6th, 1931 - Monday, May 11th, 2020
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Mary E. Bilton, 88, widow of Henry A. Bilton, Sr., died Monday, May 11, 2020, at NHC Healthcare in Sumter.

Born June 6, 1931, in Gilbert, she was a daughter of the late Dewey S. Taylor and the late Olivia Prescott Taylor. She was a member of Westside Baptist Church and served in the Crisis Center. She started the children’s ministry at Westside Baptist Church and worked with the Youth and the Young at Heart. Mrs. Bilton was formerly employed at Southern Bell Telephone Company, N.B.S.C., the Sumter S.P.C.A., and Shuler’s Drive-In.

Survivors include four children, Ann Bilton Skinner, Al Bilton (Beverly) Mike Bilton, and James W. Bilton (Donna) all of Sumter; grandchildren, Stephanie Drayton (Frank), Jason Bilton (Bridgett), Rikki Williams (Kevin), Ryan Bilton, Michelle Lampinen (Justin), and James Bilton; ten great-grandchildren; and a brother, Wyman Taylor (Ann) of Sumter.

She was preceded in death by a sister, Emma Frances “Cricket” Chappell; and a brother, James “Bo” Taylor.

A graveside service will be held at 11 A.M. Friday in the Evergreen Memorial Park Cemetery with the Rev. Aaron Reed officiating.

The family will receive friends from 5 to 7 P.M. Thursday at Elmore-Cannon-Stephens Funeral Home.

Memorials may be made to Westside Baptist Church, 554 Pinewood Rd., Sumter, SC 29154.

Elmore-Cannon-Stephens Funeral Home and Crematorium of Sumter is in charge of the arrangements.
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Service Details

  • Visitation

    Thursday, May 14th, 2020 | 5:00pm - 7:00pm
    When
    Thursday, May 14th, 2020 5:00pm - 7:00pm
    Location
    Elmore-Cannon-Stephens Funeral Home
    Address
    515 Miller Road
    SUMTER, SC 29150
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  • Service

    Friday, May 15th, 2020 | 11:00am
    When
    Friday, May 15th, 2020 11:00am
    Location
    Evergreen Memorial Park
    Address
    802 N. Guignard Drive
    SUMTER, SC 29150
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    Officiant
    Rev. Aaron Reed
  • Interment

    Location
    Evergreen Memorial Park
    Address
    802 N. Guignard Drive
    SUMTER, SC 29150
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Mike

Posted at 12:26pm
Al, I am so sorry for your loss. Mike Bryant
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Steve Townsend

Posted at 12:08pm
James, our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family during this time of loss and remembrance. Your Fort Jackson Utilities and Energy family.
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The Bilton Cousins

Posted at 06:56pm
With deepest sympathy From Rhonda & David Kesterson, Randy Shetter, Bruce & Shirley Shuler, Debby and Paul Sahmel, and Karen Ritchie
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803-775-7500 Elmore-Cannon-Stephens Funeral Home
515 Miller Rd
Sumter, SC 29150
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Email: funeralhome@ftc-i.net
803-775-7500 Elmore-Cannon-Stephens Funeral Home
515 Miller Rd
Sumter, SC 29150
Fax: 803-774-2037
Email: funeralhome@ftc-i.net
803-775-7500 Elmore-Cannon-Stephens Funeral Home
515 Miller Rd
Sumter, SC 29150
Fax: 803-774-2037
Email: funeralhome@ftc-i.net
803-775-7500 Elmore-Cannon-Stephens Funeral Home
515 Miller Rd
Sumter, SC 29150
Fax: 803-774-2037
Email: funeralhome@ftc-i.net
803-775-7500 Elmore-Cannon-Stephens Funeral Home
515 Miller Rd
Sumter, SC 29150
Fax: 803-774-2037
Email: funeralhome@ftc-i.net