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Obituary

Funeral services for Burgess Elizabeth Player McAlister, 83, of Williston, SC will be held two o’clock p.m., Sunday, July 8, 2018 in the Folk Funeral Home Chapel, Williston, SC with the Reverend Floyd Dukes officiating. The family will receive friends immediately after the service in the chapel on Sunday; she will be buried at the Williston Cemetery. Mrs. Lib passed away on Thursday, July 5, 2018.

Born in Sumter, SC, she was a daughter of the late Mac Player, Sr. and Lucille Bradshaw Player and was the widow of Davis Winston McAlister, Sr. She retired as a librarian having worked in Williston for the ABBE Library System and also worked a number of years at the Blossom Shop.

Survivors include daughters Pamela (Michael) Cooper of Blackville, Patti (Bill) Brideson of Raleigh, NC; sons, Geary (Nancy) McAlister of Rock Hill, SC, Davis Winston McAlister, Jr. of Bonita Springs, Fl; grandchildren, Melissa Hutto, Andi, Lucas and Dana Cooper, Marcella and Emma Brideson, Carley, Claire and Amber McAlister; great grandchildren Henry, Kayla and Brenna Hutto, T.J. McAlister, Brandon and L. A. Smith, Derrick and Marley Weber; great-great grandchildren Natalie Hutto and Aubrei McAlister; brothers Mac Player, Jr. and Charles Player and a number of nieces and nephews.

In addition to her husband, Davis, she was preceded in death by sisters Annette McLeod, Frances Schwaubeneauer and Caroline Player.