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Mary Blanche (Sanford) Snell

May 14, 1945 ~ February 6, 2021 (age 75)


Mary Blanche Sanford Snell, 75, passed away on Saturday, February 6, 2021.

A graveside service will be held at 3:00 P.M. on Tuesday, February 9, 2021 at Memorial Park Cemetery, 2720 Broughton St, Orangeburg.  Rev. Kenneth Hanks will be officiating.

Mrs. Mary was born on May 14, 1945 in Barnwell County.  She was the daughter of the late James H. Sanford and the late Annie A. Still Sanford.  She was retired from Orangeburg Pharmacy.  She was predeceased by a son, Shannon Jerome Snell and a brother, Phillip Ray Sanford.  Mrs. Mary enjoyed shopping with her friends and working in her yard, but her passion was her family.  She loved taking care of her grandchildren and cooking for everyone.  She was a wonderful wife, mother, grandmother, and friend.  She will be missed by everyone that knew and loved her.

Survivors include her husband of 61 years, Thomas “Johnny” Snell; children, Terry Snell (Debra), Travis Snell; grandchildren, Jenny Mims (Eric), Trista Files (Jayme), Alisha Snell, Donna Powell, Coby Snell (Tori), Tristen Snell, Santana Snell, Chris Thompson (Brandi); ten great-grandchildren; five great-great grandchildren; brother, James R. Sanford (Janice); cousin, Bobby Croft; friends, Betty, Tina and Blanche.

The family would like to thank the Regional Medical Center of Orangeburg and Dr. William O’Quinn and his staff for their love and support.

Memorials may be made to St. Jude Children’s Hospital at 262 Danny Thomas Pl, Memphis, TN 38105.






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Graveside Service
February 9, 2021

3:00 PM
Memorial Park Cemetery, Orangeburg

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