Carey K. Syms
Funeral services will be held Thursday, June 24, 2010, at 3:00 P.M., from the chapel of Chance & Hydrick Funeral Directors with the Reverend Andy Scott officiating . Interment will follow in Hillcrest Memorial Park.
Mrs. Syms, a native and lifelong resident of Augusta, was the daughter of the late Arthur and Alice Skinner Knight. She was a member of Berlin United Methodist Church.
In addition to her husband, Mrs. Syms was preceded in death by her brother, Eugene Knight, a sister, Ruby Johnson, a grandson Don Bargeron, Jr., and her son-in-law, John Garrett.
Survivors include her son and daughter-in-law, Harry and Virginia Syms of Augusta; daughters and son-in-law, Shirley Morris and Greg Wannamaker of North Augusta and Patricia Garrett of Mauldin, SC; sisters, Mildred Johnson, Margaret Scott and Lucille Flakes all of Augusta; eleven grandchildren; twenty one great grandchildren; as well as three great great grandchildren.
Pallbearers will be Troy Bargeron, Shawn Bargeron, Michael Syms, Darrell Morris, Bryan Morris and Bobby Balcombe.
If desired memorials may be made to United Hospice, 620 Ponder Pl. Dr., Suite A, Evans, GA, 30809.
The family will receive friends Thursday from 2:00 P.M. until the hour of the service at the funeral home and at other times at the home of his son, Harry Syms, Jr., 2632 Blueberry Circle, Augusta, GA, 30906.
Chance & Hydrick Funeral Directors, 2502 Richmond Hill Rd., Augusta, GA, 30906.