Rebecca Kneece Hallman
BATESBURG – Rebecca Kneece Hallman, 79, died November 5, 2012 at home after an extended illness. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 A.M. Thursday, November 8, at Mt. Ebal Baptist Church with burial in the church cemetery with Rev. Bill Paulling officiating. Active pallbearers will be Kyle Hallman, Morgan Hallman, Christopher Derrick, Greg Gantt, Ben Lockhart and Jeremy Smith. Born January 22, 1933, she was the daughter of the late John and Sallie Wheeler Kneece. She was predeceased by husband Morgan Curtis Hallman Sr. and brother Boyce Kneece. She is survived by children, Bill (Pam) Hallman of Johnston; Curtis (Linda) Hallman of Bates-burg; Miriam (Joe) Derrick of Johnston; Wayne (Marlene) Hallman of Batesburg; grandchildren, Marsha (Greg) Gantt of Barnwell; Nancy Derrick of Dallas, Texas; Christopher Derrick of Johnston; Morgan (Kelly) Hallman of Leesville; Kyle Hallman of Ridge Spring; Travis (Stephanie) Maroney of Batesburg; and six great- grandchildren. Also survived by sisters, Audrey Smith of Batesburg; Lois Lockhart of Columbia; brothers, Carrol Kneece and Wheeler Kneece both of Batesburg. Rebecca was a member of Mt. Ebal Baptist Church. She was a member of Logan Quilt Club, Aiken County Extension Quilt Club and the Sunday School Class 50 plus Group. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Mt. Ebal Baptist Church, 4360 Wire Road, Batesburg, SC 29006 or Mt. Calvary Lutheran Church, 1186 Mt. Calvary Road, Johnston, SC 29832. The family wishes to express their appreciation to Southern Care Hospice and special caregivers, Beckie Dasher, Leona Swason, and Faye Odom, for their love and concern for our mother. The family will receive friends from 6:00 till 8:00 P.M. Wednesday, November 7, at Milton Shealy Funeral Home. Milton Shealy Funeral Home and Crematory is assisting the family with arrangements.