NORTH AUGUSTA, S.C. - Entered into rest
on January 19, 2011, Mrs. Winifred
"Winnie" Josey McIlvried, of 208 Hillcrest Drive,
NorthAugusta, SC. She was preceded in
death by her husband, F. L. "Mike" McIlvried,
a sister, Glenda Fay Josey, and two brothers, Edwin "Buck" Josey and
Mrs. McIlvried was born in Washington, GA to the late Lewis
Eugene and Lorena Smith Josey. She retired from The Augusta Chronicle as a
composing artist with twenty five years of service and was a member of BathFirstBaptistChurch and their Adult
Sunday School Class, the CMH Circle and the Joy Group.
She was a member of the Red Hats, Harold F. Adkison
Chapter #255, of the Korean War Veterans Association.
Surviving are two daughters, Cathy Neal (the late Jim), North Augusta, SC and
Lisa Ann McIlvried, Aiken, SC; a son, Steven McIlvried (Barbara), North Augusta, SC; two sisters, Sarah
Hicks, North Augusta, SC and Rachel Meadows, Augusta, GA; a brother, Verlon Josey, Sandersville, GA and three grandchildren,
Joshua McIlvried, Kelly Jo McIlvried
and Caleb McIlvried.
Funeral services will be on Saturday at in the BathFirstBaptistChurch with Rev. Herb Sons
officiating. Interment will follow in SunsetMemorialGardens, Graniteville, SC.
Pallbearers will be Lynn Hicks, Glynn Hicks, Jerry Hicks, Chris Josey, Tod Thomas, Eddie Josey, Randy Josey, Lewis Josey and
Honorary pallbearers will be Tony Cromer and Chris Palmer.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to BathFirstBaptistChurch, P.O. Box 240, Bath, SC29816.
Friends may call at the residence or on Friday evening from 6 until at Hatcher Funeral Home and
Cremation Service, U.S. Hwy. No. 1, Langley, S.C.
Published in The
Augusta Chronicle on January 20, 2011