Monroe, NC - Elizabeth Jane Cramer Akehurst, 91, formerly of Timmonsville, SC passed away August 3, 2017 at Autumn Care of Marshville, NC.
A time of visitation will be Sunday August 6, 2017 beginning at 4:00 p.m until 6:00 p.m. at Layton-Anderson Funeral Home. Burial will be at a later time.
Elizabeth was born in St. Paul, Minnesota, the daughter of the late Clarence Hugo and Elizabeth Agnes Swartzbauer Kraemer.
She was the wife of the late Chester Mitchell, Ben Risher and Thomas Akehurst.
Surviving are her son, Brett Mitchell and his wife, Karen of Timmonsville; daughter, Phyllis Strider and her husband, Ray of Indian Trail, NC; four grandchildren, two great- grandchildren and three great-great-grandchildren.
Layton-Anderson Funeral Home, 4210 W. Palmetto Street, Florence is assisting the Family with arrangements.
You are invited to sign the guestbook at www.laytonandersonfh.com
Layton-Anderson Funeral Home
Sunday August 6th, 2017
4:00pm - 6:00pm
4210 W Palmetto St.
Florence, SC 29501
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Phyllis and Brett,
Sorry for your loss. "Aunt" Betty was a very special person and was LOVED by our family. My prayers are with you and your family. Phyllis, I do believe in premonitions. Just yesterday, I was telling a friend about "Aunt" Betty and "Mr." Chet.
Then this morning, I learned she had passed away. The lives she touched, as she passed thru life, were certainly changed for the better.
Submitted by Nancy Risher Pendarvis on Aug 5 2017 11:54:30 AM
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Nancy Risher Pendarvis lit a candle on Aug 5 2017 11:42:11 AM
My thoughts and prayers are with y'all. I have and will cherish great memories of this special lady!
Submitted by Andy Rutledge on Aug 4 2017 07:13:39 PM
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