Shelvia Jean Warwick Bennett, 83, of Bennettsville, SC passed away Tuesday, January 12, 2021 at MUSC Florence after an illness. She was born September 21, 1937 in Bennettsville, SC a daughter of the late Winford Warwick and Josephine Sealey Warwick. Mrs. Bennett was a member of Boykin United Methodist Church. Shelvia was a huge Gamecock Fan. She was greatly cherished by her family and friends.
She is preceded in death by her parents, Winford and Josephine Warwick and her two husbands, Claude Phillip Odom and James Harold Bennett.
Survivors include her children, Sylvia Brown (Durward) of Myrtle Beach, Cathy Odom Landis (Jerry) of Blythewood, Donald Odom (Connie), Wanda Odom Allen and Melinda Odom Stanley all of Florence; sister, Jeanell Abrahamsen (Ernie) of Wilmington, NC; brother, Ronald Warwick (Linda) of Lumberton, NC; grandchildren, Brad Odom (Elizabeth), Blake Odom (Veronica), Ramsey McBride (Phillip), Tyler Stanley, Daniel Gause (Kelly), Lea Gause, and Jennifer Landis Rodrigue (Tyler); great-grandchildren, McKenzie, Madison, Porter, Harper and James.
The family will receive friends from 10-11:00 AM Friday, January 15, 2021 at Burroughs Funeral Home.
Funeral services will be held 11:00 AM Friday, January 15, 2021 at Burroughs Funeral Home. A private committal will follow the service at Sunset Memorial Park.
In accordance with COVID-19 health and safety regulations, everyone is asked to wear facial coverings and abide by social distancing guidelines at the funeral home and graveside.
In lieu of flowers, the family asks that you adopt a local nursing home patient that has no family in Mrs. Bennetts honor.
Online condolences may be @ www.bfhbennettsville.com.
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