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Louise Barton Harley

Louise Barton Harley, 88, passed away peacefully on May 7, 2018, at her daughter’s residence. She was the wife of the late Robert W. Harley. They shared 50 years of marriage together. Born in Warrenville, South Carolina, on April 28, 1930, she was the daughter of the late Levi Wayne Barton and Emma Corean Yonce Barton. She graduated from Graniteville High School in 1947. Before she became a homemaker, she worked in the Main Office of the Graniteville Company for 13 years. She was a member of Warrenville First Baptist Church for most of her life, where she taught a ladies Sunday School class for more than 60 years. She was a devoted, wife, mother, grandmother, and great grandmother. She liked nothing better than cooking for her family and celebrating the holidays. She enjoyed spending time with her family in the mountains of Flat Rock, North Carolina, where she and her husband had a home. She is survived by her daughter Francine Harley Alsbrooks, Robert W. Harley (Bobby), Michael Scott Harley, grandchildren, Karene Abrams, Keri Wilhelm, Brandi Busbee, Staci Smith, and Megan and Evan Harley. She is also survived by eleven great grandchildren, and a dear first cousin, C.W. Yonce, Jr. of Graniteville. She was preceded in death by her parents and husband. A memorial service will be held on Thursday, May 10, at 4:00 in the sanctuary of Warrenville First Baptist Church. The family will receive friends in the church fellowship hall at 3:30. Burial will be private. Memorial donations in lieu of flowers may be made to Warrenville First Baptist Church, P.O. Box 338, Warrenville, SC 29851.


Warrenville First Baptist Church
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  • 1012 Aiken BLVD
    Warrenville, SC 29851
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Warrenville First Baptist Church
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  • 1012 Aiken BLVD
    Warrenville, SC 29851

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What a beautiful woman and soul. She always had a smile on her face. She will be greatly missed. My thoughts and prayers to the entire family.

Cheryl McGee May 9 2018 12:00 AM

So sorry to hear about the passing of Mrs Harley. I remember her fondly. My deepest sympathies to her family.

Keith Grey May 8 2018 12:00 AM

Thoughts and prayers for you and your family on the loss of Aunt Louise. She was a lady at all times. I am sure she is happy to be with our Lord, Uncle Robert, and her family. I pray God will give you comfort and peace. Love, Brenda Fulmer Jones

Jimmy and Brenda Jones (Fulmer) May 8 2018 12:00 AM

Offering much Sympathy to all who Lve "Ms. Louise" a True Southern, Classy,Christian who leaves a great legacy.

Kim Britt-Grice May 8 2018 12:00 AM

My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.🙏🙏

Sharon Foret Cagle May 8 2018 12:00 AM