Louise Mertie Derrick

GREENWOOD, S.C. – A Graveside Funeral Service for Miss Louise Mertie Derrick, age 95, will be held Tuesday, August 18, 2015 at 2 o’clock in Philippi Baptist Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends in the church social hall following the service.

Miss Derrick died Sunday, August 16, 2015. She was a daughter of the late Olin and Pearl Knight Derrick. Miss Derrick was a retired textile employee with Greenwood Mills and was a member of Philippi Baptist Church.

Survivors include her brother: Charlie Derrick and a number of nieces and nephews.

Memorials may be made to Philippi Baptist Church c/o Christy Nettles, 902 Lakeview Drive, Johnston, SC 29832 or Saluda Nursing and Rehab Center, 581 Newberry Hwy, Saluda, SC 29138.

The family is at the home of Charlie Derrick, 1544 McCreight Rd. Johnston, SC 29832

Bland Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements. Please sign guestbook and send condolences to family at www.blandfh.com.