James “Jimmy” W. Heape of Cameron, S.C. passed away on Saturday, March 2, 2019.
Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, March 12, 2019 at 11:00 A.M. at St. Matthews Lutheran Church, 1628 SC 6, Creston, S.C. 29030. Burial will follow at St. Matthews Lutheran Church Cemetery. Pastor Eric Little will be officiating.
The family will receive friends from 10:00-11:00 A.M. on Tuesday, March 12, 2019 prior to the funeral service.
Pallbearers will be Daniel Fogle, John Jones, Rusty Williams, Mark Mizzell, Jacob Mizzell and Breeze Fields.
Mr. Heape was born on January 24, 1932 in Fort Motte in Calhoun County. He was the son of the late William Buyck Heape and the late Lynd Shirer Heape. He retired from the United States Army National Guard after forty two years of service. He also retired from Continental Grain. Mr. Heape was a member of St. Matthews Lutheran Church. He was predeceased by his wife, Frances Fogle Heape.
Survivors include two daughters, Mary Lynd Heape of the home, Jamie McClellan (Bert) of Cameron; granddaughter, Abbigail McClellan of Cameron; brother, Frank Heape (Joan) of Orangeburg; sisters, Betty H. Jones of Orangeburg, Emily Heape of Orangeburg; sister-in-law, Patricia Heape of Elloree and a number of nieces and nephews.
Friends may call at his residence.
Memorials may be made to St. Matthews Lutheran Church at P.O. Box 427, Creston, S.C. 29030.