Mary Lou Young Hoffman, 73 of Orangeburg passed away Friday, March 29, 2019 at her home.
***The Casket will be placed in the church at 2:00 PM before the service for visitation.
Funeral Services will be held 3:00 PM Monday, April 1, 2019 at Bethany Baptist Church with burial at Lebanon United Methodist Church Cemetery near Neeses with Rev. Jim Broad officiating directed by Thompson Funeral Home, Inc. in Orangeburg.
Pallbearers will be William “Will” Jameson, Jr., Brian Hughes, Al Bates, Rob Bates, Danny Phillips, Richard Wagers
Honorary Pallbearers will be Bethany Men’s Sunday School Class; the Mission in Action and the WMU and Lewis Jones and Freddie Phillips
She was born May 12, 1945 in Orangeburg County, SC; the daughter of the late Grover Bryant Young and the late Leila Jackson Young Snipes. She was a member of Bethany Baptist Church and was retired from Baptist Medical Center. She was preceded in death by 2 sisters; Louise Young Walker and Carolyn Young Scott and by a brother, Wyman Young.
Survivors include a daughter; Janet Deanne Hoffman Bates Hughes; a grand-daughter; Taylor Bates and 2 grandsons; Ashton Bates and Chandler Hughes; 2 sisters; Betty Young Bates Gray and Emily Snipes Jameson both of Orangeburg;a number of nieces, nephews, family and friends.
Friends may call at the residence of Betty Bates Gray and at the funeral home.
Memorials may be made to Bethany Baptist Church; 125 Bethany Drive, Orangeburg, SC 29115.