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Margie Gainey McLain

August 13, 1938 — June 15, 2024

Cheraw, SC

Margie Gainey McLain

  1. Cheraw, SC
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        1. Mrs. Margie Gainey McLain, age 85, went home to be with her Lord on Saturday, June 15, 2024 at her home surrounded by her family. The funeral services will be 2:00 PM Tuesday, June 18, 2024 at Westfield Creek Baptist Church by Pastor Doug Anderson and Pastor Jason Pope with burial to follow in Chatham Hill Memorial Gardens. The family will greet friends from 1:00 – 2:00 PM Tuesday, prior to the service at the church.
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  4.  Mrs. McLain was born August 13, 1938 in Laurel Hill, NC a daughter of the late Ems and Mamie Jacobs Gainey Soles. She was a retired employee of Delta Mills with over 36 years of service. She was a faithful member of Westfield Creek Baptist Church. Margie's presence at the church was a true blessing, as she actively participated in various ministries such as the Shut-in and Nursing Home ministries, the social committee, and willingly volunteered at the annual Vacation Bible School. She held a special place within the Senior Saints group and will be dearly missed for her unwavering faith and dedication to prayer.
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  6. Margie also found joy in activities such as going to the gym with her coordinated attire, occasionally indulging in shopping excursions, tending to her flowers, engaging in crafting projects, and immersing herself in reading. Her selflessness knew no bounds as she consistently prioritized her family above all else, displaying a profound and deep love for them throughout her life.
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  8. In her later years, Margie enjoyed connecting with friends through Facebook, where she shared words of encouragement and uplifting scriptures. She also enjoyed working word search puzzles. Her impact on those around her was marked by a genuine concern for others and a steadfast dedication to serving her Lord, her family, and her neighbors. 
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  10. In addition to her parents, Mrs. McLain was also preceded in death by her husband, Henry Alcie McLain, Sr.; brothers, David Gainey, and Charles Gainey; and grandchildren, Henry A. “Trey” McLain, III, and Wesley Lee McLain.
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  12. Survivors include her daughter, Betty M. (Lance) Boatwright of Cheraw, SC; sons, Henry A. McLain, Jr. (Edna White), and Anthony Wade “Tony” McLain both of Cheraw, SC; grandchildren, Angie Denise Boatwright, Anthony Chadwick “Chad” (Nicole) Boatwright, Aleshia McLain, and Anthony Clint “Bubba” (Meaghan) McLain; 10 great grandchildren; and 1 great -great grandchild.
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  14. Memorials may be made to Hospice of Chesterfield County Foundation, 122 Main Street, Chesterfield, SC 29709.
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  • Miller-Rivers-Caulder Funeral Home (www.mrcfuneralhome.com) of Chesterfield, SC is serving the McLain family.
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Past Services

Visitation

Tuesday, June 18, 2024

1:00 - 2:00 pm

Westfield Creek Baptist Church

316 Westfield Church Rd, Cheraw, SC 29520

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Funeral Service

Tuesday, June 18, 2024

Starts at 2:00 pm

Westfield Creek Baptist Church

316 Westfield Church Rd, Cheraw, SC 29520

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Interment

Tuesday, June 18, 2024

Chatham Hill Memorial Gardens, Cheraw, SC

1265 US Hwy 1, South,, Cheraw, SC 29520

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