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Mary Ellen (McCants) Raley

June 7, 1939 ~ March 1, 2020 (age 80)

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“Death leaves a heartache no one can heal. Love leaves a memory no one can steal.”

It is with deepest of sympathy that Eddie & Jackie Nelson and the Support Staff of Nelson’s Funeral Home sadly announce the passing of Mrs. Mary Ellen McCants Raley, 80, of Blythewood, South Carolina. 

Mrs. Raley transitioned into eternity Sunday, March 1, 2020 at Prisma Health Richland Columbia, South Carolina.

Funeral services for Mrs. Raley will be held Saturday, March 7, 2020, 11:00 a.m. at Rehoboth Baptist Church, 4646 Hardscrabble Road, Columbia, SC 29229.   Interment will follow in Memorial Gardens of Columbia Cemetery, Wilson Boulevard, Columbia, SC. 

Mrs. Raley will be available for public viewing Friday, March 6, 2020 from 2:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m.



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 Service Program


Funeral Service
March 7, 2020

11:00 AM
Rehoboth Baptist Church
4646 Hardscrabble Road
Columbia, South Carolina 29229

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