Bernice Graham Mincey: Loris

1932 – 2021

     Bernice Graham Mincey of Loris passed away on Monday, Feb. 22. She was 88.

     Mrs. Mincey was born Aug. 25, 1932, to the late Charlie Vollie “Voll” Graham and the late Isadora Johnson Graham.

     Mrs. Mincey worked as a nursing assistant at Loris Hospital until her retirement and was a longtime active member of Live Oak Baptist Church.

     Survivors include her two sons, Tony R. Mincey and wife Debbie, and Flint Mincey and wife Lynn, all of Loris; daughter Hiawatha Griffith of Loris; five grandchildren, Chris Mincey, Miracle Griffith, Nick Mincey and wife, Libby, Neil Mincey, and Megan Mincey; one great-grandchild, Ty Huggins; and a sister, Sally Martin of Loris.

     In addition to her parents, Mrs. Mincey was predeceased by her husband, Calvin Donnie “C.D.” Mincey; a son, Graham Mincey; four brothers, David Daniel Graham, James Graham, Fred Graham, and Horry Graham; and a sister, Ernestine Hilburn.

     Funeral services were planned for 2 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 25, at Hardwick Memorial Chapel with Pastor Alvin Jackson officiating, committal services following at Princeville Cemetery.

     Visitation was planned ahead of the service, from 12:30 to 2 p.m., at the Hardwick Funeral Home.

     Family asks that all who attend visitation and/or the service wear masks.

     Memorials may be made to Live Oak Baptist Church at 1080 Live Oak Church Road, Loris, SC 29569.

     A guest register is available here.