Ethel Skipper Hardee: Loris

    Ethel Skipper Hardee of passed away at her home in Loris on Sunday, June 2, following an illness. She was 90.
    Ethel was born on Dec. 1, 1922 in Loris, daughter of Mr. Robert James Skipper and Mrs. Addie Lezette Hardee Skipper. Mrs. Hardee was a member of the Simpson Creek Home Demonstration Club prior to opening Ethel’s Antiques in 1972 and a longtime member of Simpson Creek Primitive Baptist Church.
    Survivors include her son, Harold Hardee and wife, Judy of Loris; two daughters, Annette Wallace and husband, Hal of Longs, and Joyce Freeman and husband, Ken of Loris; three grandchildren, Kevin Davidson, Alan Freeman, and Greg Hardee; three great-grandchildren, Macey Freeman, Heather Hardee and Blake Freeman; one great-great granddaughter, Emily Grace Mayhew; three step-grandchildren, Carey Moe, Amy Brumbles and Steve Moe; seven step-great-grandchildren, Hunter, Cole, Clint, Dylan and Tyler Moe and Logan and Justin Cribb; one sister, Allene S. Floyd of Longs, and many nieces and nephews and special caregiver, Judy Faye Johnson.
    In addition to her parents, Mrs. Hardee was predeceased by her husband, Liston Thelton Hardee; three brothers, Allen Venoy Skipper, Alton James Skipper and Clyde Skipper and two sisters, Bertha S. Cox and Loraine S. Noles.
    Visitation was planned from 6 to 8 p.m. on Tuesday, June 4, at Hardwick Funeral Home in Loris.
    Funeral services were planned for 11 a.m. on Wednesday, June 5  at Simpson Creek Primitive Baptist Church with burial following at Carter Cemetery, officiated by Elder George Paul, Elder Ernest Duncan and Reverend Carl Harris.
    Memorials may be made to Simpson Creek Primitive Baptist Church, c/o: Mr. Billy Boyd, 2336 Macedonia Drive, Loris, SC 29569 or to Mercy Hospice & Palliative Care, P.O. Box 50640, Myrtle Beach, SC 29579 or processed online here.
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