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Delaine Livingston McAlhaney

June 8, 1943 ~ February 18, 2021 (age 77)

Obituary

Delaine L. McAlhaney, widow of Dennis E. McAlhaney, entered into eternal rest on Thursday, February 18, 2021 at Colleton Medical Center.

Graveside Funeral Services will be held 2:00 PM Sunday, February 21, 2021 at Bryant-Reeves Cemetery with Rev. Aaron Hawk and Dr. Ron Heddle officiating.  Visitation and viewing will be held any time after 12:00 PM until 6:00 PM Saturday afternoon at her home, 253 Independent School Road, Reevesville.

Delaine was born on June 8, 1943 in Orangeburg, a daughter of Ruby Nell Jeffcoat Livingston Smith and the late Jacob Shelby Livingston.   She was a graduate of Orangeburg Public Schools in 1962, Palmer Business College in Charleston and was the retired Activities Director at The Oaks in Orangeburg.  She was a talented seamstress, pianist and enjoyed singing at Reevesville Baptist Church where she was a choir member and past director of XYZ Senior Group.  She was predeceased by her beloved step-daddy, James Benson Smith.

Surviving; two sons, Daniel L. (Danette Fralix) McAlhaney, Branchville and David E. (Kim Sheppard) McAlhaney, Summerville; a daughter, Dawn (Keith) Rizer, Walterboro; grandchildren, Jonathan (Samantha) Rizer, Clemson, Holly (fiancée, Nick Shaarda) Rizer, Boston, MA, Tallie McAlhaney, Portland, Oregon, A.J. McAlhaney, Branchville, James McAlhaney and Allison McAlhaney, both of Summerville; mother, Ruby Nell Smith; and her special friend, Lunette C. Heaton, Reevesville.

Memorials may be to Reevesville Baptist Church, 101 Rigby Street, PO Box 86, Reevesville, SC 29471 or Bryant-Reeves Cemetery, c/o Lillian Sheryl Kizer, 6665 Johnston Avenue, Reevesville, SC 29471.

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Services

Funeral Service
Sunday
February 21, 2021

2:00 PM
Bryant - Reeves Cemetery

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