ALCOLU - Polly Ann Usher Brunson, 83, widow of Clarence Wentworth Brunson Jr., died Monday, Oct. 23, 2017, at a local nursing facility.
Born in Hartsville, and reared in Bennettsville, she was a daughter of the late Brooks Usher and the late Jane Bennett Usher. Mrs. Brunson was an active member of Graham Baptist Church. She was a retired school teacher with more than 32 years of service having taught third grade at Salem Schools Inc. and home economics at Ebenezer Middle School and Hillcrest Middle School.
Survivors include a son, C.W. Brunson (Margaret Lynn) of Alcolu; a daughter, Sharon Eubanks (Mack) of Columbia; three grandchildren, Greer Eubanks (Marissa), Kayla Matthews (Graison) and Emily Brunson; and two great-grandchildren, Bobby Eubanks and Grai Matthews.
She was preceded in death by a sister, Betty Jo Dawkins.
Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m. Wednesday in the Elmore-Cannon-Stephens Funeral Home chapel with the Rev. John Patrick officiating. Burial will be in the Sumter Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Graison Matthews, Zach Byrd, Edward Brunson, Owen Smith, John Hardy and Mark Bradley.
The family will receive friends at the home of C.W. and Margaret Lynn Brunson, 2830 Plowden Mill Road.
Memorials may be made to Graham Baptist Church, 4140 U.S. 521 South, Sumter, SC 29153.
Elmore-Cannon-Stephens Funeral Home and Crematorium of Sumter is in charge of the arrangements.