Sara DeHart

Sara Long DeHart, 81, a resident of Regency Woods, Newberry, widow of Virgil R. DeHart, died Friday, September 2, 2011.

Born on August 13, 1930, in Pomaria, she was a daughter of the late Richard Simpson and Pearl Amick Long. She was retired from ISE-America and was a member of Pioneer Baptist Church.

Mrs. DeHart is survived by sons, Richard L. (Ann) DeHart and John W. DeHart both of Newberry; sisters, Ruby Leopard of Newberry, Jonelle Dixon of Pomaria and Johnnie Lowder of Charlotte, NC; a brother, George R. Long of Pomaria; grandchildren, Amy D. Orne and Todd D. Oswald and great-grandchildren, Tanner Orne and Phillip Orne. She was predeceased by sisters, Mary Louise Kinard and Jean Suber Kinard.

Funeral services will be held at 3:00 p.m. Tuesday, September 6, 2011, at McSwain-Evans Funeral Home Chapel by the Rev. Bill McDonald and Rev. Gary Pierstorff. Burial will follow in Newberry Memorial Gardens. The family is at 2708 Collinswood Drive, Newberry and will receive friends one hour before the service at the funeral home. Memorials may be made to the St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38101-9929.

Active pallbearers: James DeHart, Tarry Long, Tommy Long, O’Dell Kinard, David Watkins, John Lowder, David Lowder and Earl Long

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#11 pitts family 2011-09-14 19:05
Richard and Wayne, You are in our thoughts and prayers.
Beverly & Family
Aunt Elizabeth
#10 Cade Gibson 2011-09-07 13:19
My deepest sympathies to all the DeHart family on the loss of Ms. Sara. As a Christian, I know she is in a better place and is now without any pain. My continued sympathies to you for your loss. She will be missed.
#9 Wayne & Dolly Blount 2011-09-06 23:18
Richard ,Wayne, and all of Ms. Sara's family you all have our love and prayers. Ms. Sara was a very sweet person and never mean to anyone. I feel I am a better person to have had her in my life.
Wayne and Dolly (Spicer) Blount
#8 denise floyd owens 2011-09-04 21:41
To all the Dehart Family, Mrs. Sarah, sure will be missed. I worked with her at ISE for five years. She all ways come in with a smile on her face. You all are in my thoughts and prayers.
#7 Lonnette &Randy Turn 2011-09-04 13:50
So very sorry to hear of Miss Sarah's passing .Our thoughts and prayers are with you all.
#6 Tom Abraham 2011-09-04 11:14
Ann & Richard. Sorry to hear of your loss. My sympathy to you and your family.
#5 Janice & Mark 2011-09-04 10:48
Wayne, Richard, Ann & Family, We are So Sorry to hear about Ms. Sarah. Mama and I both worked with her for many years at ISE. She truly Loved her Family. And she loved to share her Garden Vegetables with us. Our thoughts and Prayers are with you all at this most difficiult time.
God Bless you, Janice & Mark Skalicky & Family...... and Helen Rister
#4 Allene Wise Dawkins 2011-09-03 20:11
We are so sorry to hear about Sara. Our prayers are with all the family!
Allene & James Dawkins
#3 Miriam New 2011-09-03 15:02
Our thoughts and prayers goes out to you Richard, Ann, and Wayne. At least she not suffering anymore and she is at peace now and with your father now. Need us call us and we will be there for you at this time Miriam and Aunt Sister.
#2 Janice Meeks 2011-09-03 14:53

I am so sad to learn about your mom. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. I went by to speak with her while she was in Newberry County Hospital.
#1 Ken & Harriet Waites 2011-09-03 13:43
To ALL THE DEHARDT FAMILY We are so sorry to hear about Mrs. Sarah. God has taken a lot of his special angels home lately. We will keep you in our thoughts and prayers.

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