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Services

James Glenwood McLean

October 21, 1947 ~ February 16, 2020

Services will be held: February 19, 2020

Bryan-Lee Funeral Homes

Robert Lee Watkins, Jr.

July 3, 1941 ~ February 12, 2020

Services will be held: February 22, 2020

Ann Davis Jones

January 31, 1931 ~ February 12, 2020

Services will be held: February 17, 2020

Bryan-Lee Funeral Homes

Pamela Ann O’Connor Frueh

March 31, 1943 ~ February 10, 2020

Services will be held:

Lana C. Stephenson

August 9, 1952 ~ February 12, 2020

Services will be held:

Arlene Del Balzo Ray

August 17, 1934 ~ February 10, 2020

Services will be held: February 15, 2020

Daniel Christopher Vick

March 9, 1980 ~ February 6, 2020

Services will be held: February 15, 2020

Wynn Prescott Britt

April 29, 1968 ~ February 9, 2020

Services will be held: February 13, 2020

Carol Ondracek



August 25, 1946 ~ May 3, 2019

Carol Ondracek, 72, of Gaylord, Michigan, passed away on Friday, May 3, 2019 in Columbia, SC.

Carol was born on August 25, 1946 in Durham, North Carolina, a daughter of the late Leonard and Thelma Stevens Ford. She married the love of her life, Joseph, on August 3, 1968.

She enjoyed visiting with family and friends, traveling, gardening, and cooking. In recent years, she was a snowbird between her beloved home in Michigan during the summer and her daughter and son-in-law’s home in South Carolina during the winter. Spending time with her grandchildren was her greatest joy. A devoted Catholic woman, she prayed the rosary daily.

She is survived by her husband, Joseph Ondracek; daughter, Andrea (Ed) Gatzke; grandchildren, Andrew and Elise Gatzke; and siblings, Ann Lindsey, Jean Crawford, Brenda Kelhe, Stephen Ford, and Roger Ford. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her brothers, Al, Leonard, and Gerald Ford, as well as her sisters, Evelyn Benoit and Peggy Beane.

A Mass of Christian Burial for Mrs. Ondracek will be held 10 o’clock in the morning, Monday, May 6th, at Transfiguration Catholic Church, 306 N. Pines Road, Blythewood, SC with Rev. Msgr. James L. LeBlanc officiating. A reception will follow at the church. Shives Funeral Home, Trenholm Road Chapel, is assisting the family.

A visitation will be held from 5 until 7 o’clock in the evening, Tuesday, May 7th, at Bryan-Lee Funeral Home, 1200 Benson Road, Garner, NC. A funeral service will be held at 3 o’clock in the afternoon, Wednesday, May 8th at the funeral home with Deacon Mike Alig officiating. Final Commendation and Farewell Prayers will be said at Pinecrest Memorial Park Mausoleum immediately following the funeral.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in her name to Eternal Word Television Network (EWTN), 5817 Old Leeds Road, Irondale, AL, 35210.

Memories and condolences may be shared at ShivesFuneralHome.com or Bryan-LeeFuneralHome.com


Visitation

May 7, 2019

5:00 - 7:00 pm

Bryan-Lee Funeral Home, Garner
1200 Benson Rd., Garner, NC 27529

Service

May 8, 2019

3:00 pm

Bryan-Lee Funeral Chapel, Garner
1200 Benson Rd., Garner, NC 27529

Entombment to follow in Pinecrest Memorial Park, Clayton.

Guestbook

  1. George Morris

    You were such a joy to be around when you and Joe visited Jean here in Garner.Her quick wit and smile were always ready with a how are you.She alway enjoyed revisiting the past with us and laughing at something that happened 30 or more years ago.Laughter was just one of the wonderful traits she possessed. Rest In Peace my friend and we will meet again in a better place.May God be with all of your family and friends. Your smile will never be forgotten

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