Maxine Macie Gigar Ballentine
CHAPIN – Funeral services for Maxine Macie Gigar Ballentine, 95, will be held at 1:00 p.m. Wednesday, December 14, 2011 at Caughman-Harman Funeral Home, Chapin Chapel, 123 Columbia Ave. Chapin, SC 29036. Interment will follow in Crescent Hill Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends from 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. prior to the service. .
Mrs. Ballentine was born May 28, 1916 near Kinmundy, Illinois and passed away on Sunday, December, 11, 2011. She was a daughter of the late George William Gigar and Clara Ann Stallions Gigar. Mrs. Ballentine was retired from the South Carolina State Retirement System. She was a member of Christ Lutheran Church, E.L.C.A, Tabatha-Dorcas Society and the Columbia Business and Professional Women's Club.
Mrs. Ballentine is survived by her daughters, Barbara Sherer (Russell); Karen Montague (Michael); grandchildren, Jennifer Bashore (Allen), Kimberly Goodman (Travis), Melissa Potter (Jay), Kelly Evans (Donnie), Alissa Celek (Bruce) and David Sherer; great-grandchildren, Griffin and Sutherland Bashore, Macie and Benjamin Goodman, Wesley Sherer, Wayne, Douglas, Alina, Marissa and Kendall Potter, Braden, Carter and Teyton Evans, Brindsley Celek and great-grandchild, Serenity Sherer.
She was preceded in death by her parent; husband, Keith Ballentine, three brothers and six sisters.
Memorials may be made to Crooked Creek Park Lunch Bunch, 1098 Old Lexington Highway, Chapin, SC 29036.