Richard Milby “Ricky” Marlowe,
64, beloved husband of Betty Jean Owens Marlowe, departed this life Friday,
March 10, 2017 at his residence.
Mr. Marlowe was born the
son of John “Milby” Marlowe and Susie Lee Jones Marlowe on June 12, 1952
in Horry County. He was a retired employee of International Paper
where he was a member of the Quarter Century Society. He served for
over 20 years with the Georgetown County Fire Department and was a member
of the Venture Riders Club.
Ricky and Betty were married
on February 21, 1970 and celebrated 47 years together. Their home
was blessed with: two children, Jennifer (Timmy) Langston and Miriam Marlowe;
two grandchildren, Jayden and Nicholas. He also leaves behind:
two brothers, Wendell Marlowe and Terry Marlowe; and a sister, Terra (Chris)
He was predeceased by his
A Celebration of Life Service
will be 2PM, Monday, March 13, 2017 at the Mt. Zion Baptist Church.
Officiating will be the Rev. James Herring and Rev. Hazel Mixon.
Internment will follow in the Garden of Devotion Cemetery directed by the
Hemingway Chapel of McKenzie Funeral Home.
Visitation will be 6-8PM,
Sunday evening, March 12, 2017 at the Hemingway Chapel of McKenzie Funeral