Williston - Funeral services for Rachael Carter Dooley, 96, of Barnwell, SC will be held 3 o'clock p.m. Tuesday, October 5, 2010 at Pleasant Grove Baptist Church in Dillon, SC with the Reverends Dr. Charles F. Dooley, Rev. Dexter Lambert, Rev. Edgar Foster, and Rev. Billy McLellan officating, burial will be in Greenlawn Cemetery in Dillon, SC.The family will recieve friends Monday, October 4, 2010 from 6:00-8:00 PM at Folk Funeral Home in Williston, SC and also Tuesday 2 hours prior to the service at the church in Dillon, SC. The Lighthouse Sunday School class will serve as Honorary Pallbearers. Mrs. Dooley passed away peacefully in her home on Saturday.
Born in Marion, SC, she was a daughter of the late Mike and Bertha Christmas Carter. Mrs. Dooley was a retired LPN, having worked at Marion Memorial Hospital for many years and formerly worked for Bell South Telephone Company. She served in the Christian Ministry for over 55 years, was in the Senior Adult Lighthouse Sunday School class, formerly taught the teen boys Sunday school class, was the director of the Women's Missionary Union, Girls Auxillary, Vacation Bible School, and Christian Education Director as well as being in the adult choir. She served as Cub Scout Den Mother, was a Boy Scout leader and was married to the late Melvin Charles Dooley.
Survivors include her son Charles Dooley, Sr. and Janice of Barnwell, SC; sister Christine and Leon Morris of Dillon, SC; brother Don and Carol Dooley of Sellersburg, IN; grandchildren Kelly and Vic Brown of Lexington, SC, Chuck Dooley II and Ashley of Blackville, SC; great-grandchildren Meagan and Zachary Dooley of Williston, SC, Cale Brown of Lexington, SC, Jordan and Jackson Brown of Fort Mill, SC, Jake Landon Foster Dooley of Blackville and Isabella Lane Hiller of Hampton, SC; nieces and nephews Terry and Janice Morris, Brenda Harrellson, Kristie and Eric Clark, Cindy and Chuck Crum, Angela and Fred Serger and Christopher Rockey; and lifelong friend Lizzie Sweat and special friends Elizabeth Cook, Rita Edwards and Phyllis Barry.
Mrs. Dooley was preceded in death by brothers Harry, Bryan, Luke and Foster Carter.
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Born: October 15, 1913
Death: October 2, 2010