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Mrs. Myrtle Lee Lonon Bristow, a daughter of the late Henry Sr. and Hattie James Lonon, was born on May 6, 1950 in Florence County, South Carolina. After an extended illness, she entered into eternal rest on Monday, September 11, 2017. Myrtle was educated in the public schools of Florence County and was a 1969 graduate of Wilson High School. She was formerly employed with General Electric and later as a Patient Care Technician before the decline of her health. Myrtle was a student of the Bible. She was a faithful member of Florence Baptist Temple, where she was an active participant in her Sunday School Class. In her past time, she loved reading the Bible, doing crossword puzzles, watching cooking shows and her favorite show, “In the Heat of the Night.” She was very fashionable and had a vibrant, loving personality. She will be greatly missed. She leaves to cherish her beloved and beautiful memory: her loving and devoted husband of 32 years, Lorenzo Bristow; her step-daughter, Keal Bristow of Goose Creek, SC; her step-son, Christopher (Arethea) Bristow of Charlotte, NC; four sisters: Shirley Muldrow of Florence, SC; Marie Snowden of Fayetteville, NC; Doris Joe of Sumter, SC; and Arleta Harrill of Avondale, NJ; one brother, Henry (Sadie) Lonon, Jr. of Manhattan, NY; three aunts: Sadie Kennedy of Florence, SC; Betty James of Brooklyn, NY; and Shirley James of San Francisco, CA; one uncle, Otis (Karen) James, Jr. of Laurinburg, NC; four brothers-in-law: Bernard (Loretta) Howard, Sr. of Hyattsville, MD; Eugene Bristow, Jr. of Southfield, MI; Aaron (Vivian) Bristow of Darlington, SC; and Harry (Venetia) Bristow of Clinton, MD; two sisters-in-law, Renee B. Lucas of Chesapeake, VA and Faye B. Preston of Darlington, SC; as well as a host of nieces, nephews, family and friends.

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