Rebecca "Becky" Buie

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Funeral services for Rebecca Crum “Becky” Buie, 90, will be held three o’clock p.m., Tuesday, April 24, 2018 at the Denmark Presbyterian Church, 154 Arbor St., Denmark, SC 29042 with the Reverend Don Day officiating; burial will follow at the Denmark Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 1:30 p.m. until the time of the service on Tuesday in the church fellowship hall. Nephews will serve as pallbearers: Alan Crum, Dixon Crum, Dodd Owens, Hugh Owens, Jay Owens and Philip Owens. Memorial contributions may be given to the Denmark Presbyterian Church, P.O. Box 6, Denmark, SC 29042. Becky passed away on Saturday, April 21, 2018.

Born in Denmark, SC on November 25, 1927, she was the daughter of the late Henry Cecil Crum and Olive Dixon Crum. She was predeceased by her beloved husband, Philip Doddridge Buie, Jr. Mrs. Becky was a 1948 graduate of Columbia College; she taught school for thirty-three years, mostly at the Denmark Public schools and Jefferson Davis Academy. She was a member of Denmark Presbyterian Church where she was active in the Women of the Church, taught Sunday School and was an Elder in her later years. She was also a member of the Charles Pinckney Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution, the Huguenot Society of South Carolina, and the Pierian Literary Club.

Survivors include her children Dodd (Phyllis) Buie, III of Orangeburg and Salley Crum (Glenn) Jarrett of St. George; grandchildren Phillip Buie, Erin Buie (Braden) Carter, Rebecca Jarrett and step-grandchildren Cory Jarrett and Adam (Erin) Jarrett.
In addition to her parents and husband she was predeceased in death by her brothers Henry Cecil Crum, Jr. and Herbert Dixon Crum.