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Doris Terry (Hester) Poplin

November 18, 1926 ~ January 25, 2020 (age 93)


Wallace, SC

Mrs. Doris Hester Terry Poplin, 93, passed away Saturday, January 25, 2020 at McLeod Health Cheraw.

Born November 18, 1926 in Bladenboro, NC to the late Harry L., Sr.& Lina F. Sessoms Hester. After graduating high school, Doris attended William & Mary College, then she graduated from McIntyre Beauty School and later she received a degree in nursing. Doris spent most of her working career as a nurse. She worked a short time at Marlboro General Hospital but retired from the offices of Dr. Charles and Dr. Owens. She enjoyed working in her yard, traveling, taking cruises and was a good seamstress.

She was preceded in death by her parents listed above, her first husband, R.C. Terry; second husband, J.T. Poplin; brother, Harry L. Hester, Jr. and grandson, William C. Tolson.

Doris leaves behind to cherish her memory, sons, Buzzy Terry (Vickie) of Cheraw, Ronnie Terry (Robin) of Raleigh, NC, Donnie Terry, of Myrtle Beach; daughter, Suzanne T. Parrish (Jack) of Myrtle Beach; stepsons, Rick Poplin (Sue) of Knightdale, NC, Jack Poplin (Vickie)of Wilmington, NC.; 8 grandchildren; 22 great grandchildren; 4 great- great grandchildren.

A graveside service will be held 2:00 P.M. on Tuesday, January 28, 2020 at Hickory Grove Baptist Church Cemetery in Wallace, SC. A visitation will take place following the service at the cemetery.

Memorials may be made to the American Heart Association, 181 E. Evans St. Suite 200 Florence, SC. 29506.

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Graveside Service
January 28, 2020

2:00 PM
Hickory Grove Baptist Church
2511 Hickory Grove Road
Wallace, SC 29596

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