Lexie Mae Kinder, 14, peacefully went home to be with the Lord on Saturday, Aug. 25, 2018.

Born on April 29, 2004, in Sumter, she was a daughter of Lucian Scott Kinder and Cristi Coker Kinder. Lexie was a member of Christ Community Church and enjoyed her church family, singing, painting and sharing her joy of the Lord with others.

She is survived by her parents of Sumter; brothers, Brandon Scott Kinder (Danielle) of Simpsonville and Jacob Teal; sisters, Jordan Kinder Chestnut (Michael) of Greenville and Ryane Kinder Ferrell (David) of Sumter, Jaden, Hannah and Madelynn Teal; her paternal grandmother, Sylvia Kinder of Sumter; numerous nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles and cousins.

She was predeceased by her paternal grandfather, Dr. Jack D. Kinder (LaJean B. Kinder); and maternal grandparents, Archie Kelly Coker (Barbara McLeod Coker)

Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m. on Tuesday at Christ Community Church with the Rev. Mark Yoder officiating.

The family will receive friends from 1:30 until 3 p.m. on Tuesday at Christ Community Church and other times at the home.

Burial will follow at Evergreen Memorial Park cemetery.

The family would like to thank Dr. Rani Bandisode and Dawn M. Addison of MUSC Pediatric Cardiology, Hands of Hope-Hospice Care of SC, Alice Drive Elementary and Middle schools for the love and care they have shown Lexie.

Memorials may be made to John K. Crosswell Home for Children-Promise Angels, 11 Crosswell Drive, Sumter, SC 29150 or to Christ Community Church, 320 Loring Mill Road, Sumter, SC 29150.

Online condolences may be sent to www.sumterfunerals.com

Elmore Hill McCreight Funeral Home & Crematory, 221 Broad St., Sumter, is in charge of the arrangements, (803) 775-9386.