Tuesday, March 25, 2014
Miriam Reardon, New Zion - Mrs. Miriam Gause Reardon, 74, widow of Robert Danel Reardon, died Wednesday, March 19, 2014, at her home. Funeral services were held Friday, March 21, 2014, in the chapel of Williamsburg Funeral Home. Burial, directed by Williamsburg Funeral Home, followed at Kingstree Memorial Gardens.
Mrs. Reardon was born November 10, 1939, in Florence County, the daughter of the late Harvey and Lela Belle Hicks Gause. She was a graduate of Georgetown High School and Williamsburg Technical College. She and her husband Daniel were the owners of B&R Restaurant in Kingstree from 1974 to 1990, and when the restaurant closed she worked at Piggly Wiggly. She was a member of Kingstree First Free Will Baptist Church, had enjoyed playing piano at her former church in Georgetown. A brother, Preston Gause, preceded her in death. Survivors are: one son, Brian E. Reardon and daughter-in-law Penny Reardon of New Zion; one brother, Charles Michael Gause of Altamonte Springs, Florida; one sister, Linda G. Reeves of Florida; two grandchildren; two step-grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Memorials may be made to Amedisys Hospice, 2555 Lin Do Court, Suite B, Sumter, SC 29150.