Annie “Rosie” Furtick, 92, of Orangeburg passed away peacefully at her home on Thursday, March 7, 2019.
Mrs. Furtick was born on July 21, 1926 in Swansea, S.C. She was the daughter of the late John H. Williams and the late Gladys Livingston Williams Culler. She was retired from Ethyl Albemarle where she served as an Executive Secretary. Rosie loved spending time at Santee, enjoyed nature and starting her day with a cup of hot tea and the newspaper. Mrs. Furtick was predeceased by the love of her life, Cancy Salley; and her brothers, Charles Williams and Jimmy O’Neal “J.O” Williams.
Survivors include her son, Robert “Bobby” Charles Furtick of Charleston, S.C.; grandson, Robert Charles Furtick, Jr. of Columbia; daughter-in-law, Maria Furtick of Columbia; children, Frank (Linda) Salley of Middleburg, VA, Susan Salley of North Myrtle Beach, S.C.; brother, William “Bill” (Cathy) Williams of Simi Valley, CA and a number of nieces and nephews.
The family would like to express sincere thanks to Rosie’s caregivers, Ms. Monique Jones and Ms. Lillie Jones and the extended Jones family for their love and friendship.