Sue Ashley

Honea Path – Mary Sue Saine Ashley, 87, widow of Edward Louie Ashley, of West Greer Street, passed away Friday, January 13, 2023 at Callie and John Rainey Hospice House.


Born in Winder, GA, she was a daughter of the late Tate and Lola Loggins Saine. She was a long time member of Chiquola Baptist Church and retired from both Monsanto and Anderson School District 2. After retirement, she worked as a Merchandiser for several businesses for 20 years.

Surviving are: her daughter, Angela Ashley of Belton; a brother, James (Dot) Saine of NC; two sisters, Ida (Hank) Carpenter of Newnan GA and Pat Cash of Dallas GA; and two grandchildren, Brandyn Ashley and Micah Holmes.

Mrs. Ashley was preceded in death by her parents; her husband; a brother, Carl Saine; and a sister, Genoia Kushman.

Funeral services will be at 11 A.M. Tuesday, January 17, 2023 at Chiquola Baptist Church with Rev. Mark Thomas, Rev. Ronnie Powell, and Rev. Dr. Jerry White officiating. Private burial will be at M.J. “Dolly” Cooper Veterans Cemetery at a later date.

The family is at the home and will receive friends from 10-11 A.M. Tuesday at the church prior to the service. In lieu of flowers, the family request memorials be made to Chiquola Baptist Church, Youth Ministries, 405 E. Greer St, Honea Path SC 29654. Messages of condolence may be made to the family at

Service Details

  • Date: Tuesday, January 17, 2023
  • Time: 11 A.M.
  • Place: Chiquola Baptist Church
  • Cemetery: Private Burial
  • Visitation: 10 - 11 A.M. Tuesday at the church prior to the service
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