Leola Rice Sizemore

Leola Rice Sizemore

Tuesday April 15, 1924 - Friday November 1, 2019
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Mrs. Leola Rice Sizemore, 95, of Greenville, South Carolina, passed on Friday, November 1, 2019, at Prisma Health Upstate. She was the daughter of the late Lucille Rice Anderson.

She was formerly employed by Carolina Blouse and Mac Shore Companies. She was a member of the Tabernacle Baptist Church.

She was preceded in death by her mother; her husband, John Devore Sizemore; two sons, Johnny Sizemore and Bobby Sizemore; a brother, James Brown; a sister, Gladys Croft; and her in-laws, Abram and Carmella Sizemore

Left to cherish many fond and loving memories are four daughters, Doris Burton, Linda Shell and Janice (Rev. James)
Clark, all of Greenville, and Delores Drummond of Chapel Hill, NC; one son, Frenchy Devore (Theresa) Sizemore of McDonough, GA; a brother, Eddie Joyner of Thomasville, NC; twelve grandchildren; eighteen great-grandchildren; five great-great-grandchildren; and a host of other relatives and friends.
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Service Details

  • Service

    Thursday November 7, 2019 | 1:00pm
    Thursday November 7, 2019 1:00pm
    Watkins, Garrett & Woods Mortuary
    1011 Augusta Street
    GREENVILLE, SC 29605
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  • Interment

    Resthaven Memorial Gardens
    Piedmont Highway
    PIEDMONT, SC 29673
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Posted at 03:03pm
Grandma welcomed us with open arms,always had an encouraging word&never let us leave her house with an empty stomach. She will be missed. With love,
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Posted at 02:45pm
In loving memory of Leola Rice Sizemore. Condolences from the National Black Coalition of Federal Aviation Employees, Southern Region.
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Brenda Henderson

Posted at 10:32pm
My prayers and condolences to the family. May GOD provide you with all that you need at this most difficult time; whether peace, strength, encouragement or an ear to listen or a shoulder to cry on. πŸ™πŸ½πŸ™πŸ½πŸ™πŸ½

Steve Johnson

Posted at 04:20pm
What a very sweet humble lady alway greeted you with a smile and a hello. I will forever remember her from back in the day from Nelson Street. May God give you all the Strength you will need in the days weeks and mouths to come! God Bless you allπŸ™πŸ½πŸ™πŸ½πŸ™πŸ½

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