Laura Mae SellersApril 12, 1938 ~ January 10, 2018 (age 79)
Ms. Laura Mae Sellers, age 79, entered into rest on Wednesday, January 10, 2018. Funeral Services will be 3:30 PM Saturday, January 13, 2018 at Hopewell Baptist Church by Pastor Phil Wyatt and Brent Taylor with burial to follow in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends from 6:00 – 8:00 PM Friday, January 12, 2018 at Miller-Rivers-Caulder Funeral Home.
Ms. Sellers was born April 12, 1938 in Chesterfield, SC a daughter of the late Hardy R. Sellers, Sr. and Agnes Gaskins Sellers. She began her working career at Hageman’s Dime Store just after graduation from Chesterfield High School and later worked and retired from Chesterfield Manufacturing. She was a faithful and lifelong member of Hopewell Baptist Church, where she enjoyed years of working with the young people, from teaching Children’s Sunday school, to assisting with the GA’s and Acteens. She loved the years she spent teaching Bible School and was equally loved by all the children of Hopewell and very deeply loved by all her cousins’ children. She enjoyed visiting the beach and spent many vacations there with her close friend, Grace Sellers. She also loved the Senior Trips she took with her close friends from Hopewell.
In addition to her parents, Laura was preceded in death by her beloved guardians, Robert Paul, Sr. and Elizabeth G. Sellers, (her uncle and aunt) and by her maternal grandparents, Jesse N. and Laura Gaskins.
She is survived by her loving brother and caregiver, Hardy R. Sellers, Jr. and by all her cousins and their families.
Memorials may be made to Hopewell Baptist Church “Fellowship Building Fund” 15066 Hwy. 9, Chesterfield, SC 29709
Miller-Rivers-Caulder Funeral Home of Chesterfield, SC (www.mrcfuneralhome.com) is serving the Sellers family.