Carey Sue Morris Stites



Funeral Services for Carey Sue Morris Stites, 64 of Columbia, SC will be held at two pm Monday, July 9, 2018 at the Denmark First Baptist Church, 482 S. Beech Ave. Denmark, SC 29042 with the Reverend Matt Thomas officiating; burial will follow the service at the Denmark Cemetery. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service in the church social hall on Monday. The family has requested that memorials be given to the Denmark Cemetery Fund P.O. Box 387 Denmark, SC 29042. Carey passed away on Wednesday July 4, 2018.

Born in Bamberg County she was the daughter of the late John McCoy Morris and Foynell Brown Morris. Carey received a Bachelor of Science Degree in Business Administration, with a major in Accounting from the University of South Carolina. She was employed in 1975 by SCE&G. Carey retired from SCE&G after 25 years of service as the Supervisor of Gas Rates and Regulatory Affairs. In 2004 Carey returned to work for the State of South Carolina as the Program Manager of the Gas Department for the South Carolina Office of Regulatory Staff; where she retired after 10 years of service.

Survivors include her husband James S. “Jim” Stites; sons Jason Flynt and Ryan Flynt all of Columbia, SC; sisters Vernelle (Kenneth) Hutto of Eutawville, SC Kay Frances (Arthur) Ness of Todd, NC, Jeanette (Frank) Muratore of Merced, California, Carrol Ann (James) Beck of Charleston, SC; brother John Richard (Tillulah) Morris of Camden, SC and a number of nieces and nephews.