Ida Bell Risher, 87, of Branchville, South Carolina widow of Elijah Risher for 27 years, entered into eternal rest on Wednesday, October 14, 2020, surrounded by her family.
Born on October 15, 1932 in Cross, South Carolina, Ida was a daughter of the late Earl Lee Weatherford and Mae Bell (Atkins) Weatherford.
Mrs. Ida enjoyed shopping, growing and observing pretty flowers and spending time with her family especially her grandchildren and great grandchildren.
Those who will most cherish her memory are her daughters, Judy L. Jackson and her husband, Richard of Summerton and Janice R. Scott and her husband, Carl of Branchville; her sister, Myrtle Suniga of Charleston; fourteen grandchildren and numerous great grandchildren and great great grandchildren. Mrs. Risher is also survived by numerous nieces, nephews and members of her extended family. Mrs. Risher is preceded in death by her sons, Earl Risher and Gene Risher both from Cross; her grandson, Richard " Ricky " Jackson and her great grandson, Tanner Scott.
Graveside services remember and honor her life will be at 3:00 P.M. Friday, October 16, 2020 at the Black Creek Cemetery in Cross, South Carolina with Reverend Stan Wilson, officiating.
A gathering of family and friends for a time of reflection will be from 1-2 PM on Friday at Avinger Funeral Home in Holly Hill.
Expressions of sympathy may be viewed or submitted online at https://www.avingerfh.com/.
Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Avinger Funeral Home, 2274 Eutaw Rd., Holly Hill, SC 29059, (803) 496-3434.