Marjorie Jackson Chavis
WEST COLUMBIA – Graveside services for Mrs. Marjorie Jackson Chavis, 81, will be held at 3:00 p.m. on Sunday, October 2, 2011 at Olympia Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. Saturday, October 1, 2011 at Caughman-Harman Funeral Home, West Columbia Chapel.
Mrs. Chavis, wife of the late Alvin Chavis, Sr., died after a short illness on Thursday, September 29, 2011. Mrs. Chavis was born in Fort Wayne, Indiana on May 25, 1930. She was the daughter of the late Wilmer S. and Florence A. Jackson.
Mrs. Chavis is survived by her daughters, Annette (Sammy) Evans of South Congaree, Karen (Steve) Borden of Leesville, Becky Bairefoot, Brenda Outlaw, and Joann Outlaw all of Lexington; son, Alvin Chavis, Jr. of Gaston. She had numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren that will dearly miss her. She was predeceased by a son, Burton W. Chavis, Sr.