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“My sympathy to the family in the loss of Virginia. May God be with you in the difficult days ahead. ”
1 of 10 | Posted by: Mrs. Henry Wofford - Johnston, SC

“Sport, we did not see y'all much but kept up with both you and Jen through Mama. We are so sad and hurt but comforted by the fact she is no longer...Read More »
2 of 10 | Posted by: Jim and Jenny Paschal - Augusta, GA

“Mr. Salter, I have not been fortunate enough to meet you. Back when Jen and I were young girls, we became friends via the friendship of my...Read More »
3 of 10 | Posted by: Betty Vereen Hill - Swainsboro, GA

“Sport, We are all saddened by Jen's passing. She was such a wonderful woman and certainly an inspiration to us. Employees. Sport, Please let me...Read More »
4 of 10 | Posted by: Jim Satcher Motors - Johnston, SC

“Carroll, Ann and Family, I was so sorry to read of Jen's passing. She was a dear, sweet lady. It was a honor to have known her. My thoughts and...Read More »
5 of 10 | Posted by: Kathy Kinard-Randall - SC

“Jim and I would like to express our deepest sympathy for the loss of your wife and a dear friend of ours. She was a very special person and will...Read More »
6 of 10 | Posted by: Barbara Lewis - Midville, GA

“My heartfelt condolences are with you Sport and the entire family. ”
7 of 10 | Posted by: albert hinson - North Augusta, SC

“Sport, it was so good to see Jen and meet you at the reunion. She was a special lady as you know. God bless you and family; I'll will be lifting...Read More »
8 of 10 | Posted by: June Whitaker - Harlem, GA

“My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. Let God guide you and take care of you during this difficult time. ”
9 of 10 | Posted by: Jody Hart - Lexington, SC

“We are so sorry to see notice of Jen's passing in today's Chronicle. You have been in our thoughts especially in the last two weeks. Your friends...Read More »
10 of 10 | Posted by: Laura & John Kitchens - Matthews, GA


Funeral Services for Mrs. Virginia (Jen) Howell Salter, age 68, will be held Wednesday, August 7, 2013 at Dry Creek Baptist Church with burial to follow in Spann United Methodist Church Cemetery, Ward, SC. Mrs. Salter passed away Monday, August 5, 2013. She was a daughter of the late W. O. and Mae Underwood Howell and a native of Swainsboro, Georgia. Jen was retired from 30 years of civil service as a clerk for the Department of Defense at Fort Gordon, Ga. She was a faithful member of Dry Creek Baptist Church where she served as President and Secretary of the Women On Missions (WMU). She also served as past President and board member of SC Rural Letter Carriers Assoc. Auxiliary and as Vice President of the Green Thumb Garden Club. Jen fought a long battle with gastric cancer. Throughout her illness, she never lost faith and was always positive and an inspiration to others. Survivors include her husband: Carroll (Sport) Salter; sister-in-law: Ann McCarty and brother-in-law, Sim (Yank) McCarty of N. Augusta; 2 nieces; 2 great-nieces; 4 great nephews; and many cousins. Memorials can be made to: Dry Creek Baptist Church, 472 Hallman Rd., Ward, SC 29166; Connie Maxwell Children's Home, P.O. Box 1178, Greenwood, SC 29648; Hospice Care of Tri County, 13795 C. R. Koon Hwy., Newberry, SC 29108. A memorial message may be written to the family by visiting our website at www.blandfh.com.

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