Verna Mae McGaffic

Verna Mae McGaffic


Passed: Friday, August 30, 2013
Funeral: Sunday, September 1, 2013

Birth Date: Thursday, July 24, 1919
Age: 94
Location: Greenville

Verna Mae McGaffic, age 94 passed away August 30th at NHC Mauldin.

She was born in New Castle, PA July 24, 1919 to Roy E. and Agnes McGaffic. She was pre-deceased by a brother, Roy E. McGaffic, Jr and a sister-in-law, Juanita L. McGaffic.

Verna Mae retired from Pennsylvania Power Company where she was employed as a secretary. During her employment she also was a dedicated caregiver to her parents.

Once retired she moved to Holiday, Florida where she lived until 1989; after the death of her mother she moved to Greenville, SC to be with her only brother, Roy. The joy of her life was her little dog "Baby".

She was a member of Lee Road Baptist Church and a member of the Roy McGaffic Sunday School Class, as well as an active member of the Pelham Estates Garden Club.


She is survived by a niece Judith A. Bearden and her husband Robert, nephew David E. McGaffic and his wife Glenda, nephew John Humble, and niece Karen N. King and her husband Tim.

Funeral Services:

The family will receive friends Sunday, September 1st at Lee Road Baptist Church from 1:30 - 2:30 p.m. followed by the funeral service at 2:30 p.m. Burial will be in New Castle, Pennsylvania.

The family wishes to express their sincere gratitude to her caregiver, Ginny Galloway, the Unit 2 staff at NHC Mauldin and the staff of Caris Healthcare. She loved all of you and appreciated everything you did for her.

Memorials may be made to Caris Healthcare, 111 Smith Hines Road, Greenville, SC 29607 or Lee Road Baptist Church, 1503 East Lee Road, Taylors, SC 29687.

Online condolences may be at www.thewoodmortuary.com.

Wood Mortuary

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