Myrtle Lee West Page, 87, of Clarkton passed away Thursday, June 6, 2019. She was preceded in death by her parents: Lewis T. West and Gracie Goff West, devoted husband Norman Page and one sister, Vernise Vaught. Myrtle leaves behind one son: Randy Page of Elizabethtown; one daughter: Norma Jean Page of Mt. Pleasant, S.C.; one brother: John T. West of Loris, S.C.; one brother-in-law: J.C. Page of Loris, S.C.; one sister: Geneva Doyle of Loris, S.C.; and one sister-in-law: Annie Mae Bellamy, also of Loris, S.C.
Myrtle was a devoted, charismatic Christian lady. She was one of the first female deacons, served as the church secretary, a member of the church choir and the WMU president. Myrtle served her community as well, serving as the town clerk of Clarkton and as an officer with Woodmen Life for many years. She enjoyed her 5:30 am morning walks with her friends every day and working in her flower gardens.
The family will receive friends from 2-3 pm on Sunday, June 9, 2019 at Clarkton First Baptist Church. A funeral service will be held at 3 pm with Rev. Mark Miller officiating. Burial will follow the services in the Twin City Memorial Gardens Cemetery in Loris, S.C.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent to the Clarkton First Baptist Church, P.O. Box 567, Clarkton, NC 28433.