Monday, April 28, 2014
Ella Washington, Kingstree - Funeral services for Mrs. Ella S. Washington, conducted by the Rev. Levern O. Brown, were held Saturday, April 19, 2014, at Antioch Missionary Baptist Church of Kingstree. Burial, directed by Henryhand Funeral Home, followed at Antioch Missionary Baptist Church Cemetery of Kingstree.Mrs. Washington died Wednesday, April 16, 2014. She was born May 6, 1935, in Kingstree, the daughter of the late William and Dora Barr Speights. She was educated in the public schools of Williamsburg County and attended Antioch Missionary Baptist Church of Cedar Swamp. She was married to the late Alex Washington, Jr. Seven siblings, Alma, Edith, Alberta, Jesse, James and William, preceded her in death.Survivors are: four daughters, Debra W. McCants (Kenny) and Carolyn W. Pendergrass, both of Kingstree; Joyce P. Washington of Irmo; and Michelle W. Bradley (Michael) of Florence; one sister, Ruth S. Wallace (Joe) of Kingstree; five grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.