"Show me the manner in which a nation cares for it's dead and I will measure with mathmatical exactness the tender mercies of it's people, their respect for the laws of the land and their loyalty to high ideals."
Myrtice Wylene Vest Hamilton, 80, of Kingston Way died Thursday, May 30, 2019 at AnMed Health Medical Center.
Born in Belton, she was the daughter of the late William Clyde and Ruby Taylor Vest. She was a member of Shekinah-Glory New Testament Church.
Surviving are: children, Bennett Long, Myrtice Arleta Johnson, and Stacey Teresa Durham all of Anderson; grandchildren, Nikki Long Fulmer, Mariena, Shawn, and Megan Johnson, Cody and Katie Durham; 2 great grandchildren, and 1 great great grandchild.
She was preceded in death by her children, Douglas and Tony Long, and Terry Long, Jr.
Graveside service will be held 4pm Saturday at Garden of Memories with Rev. Justin Moseley officiating.
She will be open to the public Saturday from 9am until 2pm at Cox Funeral Home.
Flowers are optional or memorials may be made to Shekinah-Glory New Testament Church @ P. O. Box 13797 Anderson, SC 29624.
The family will be at their respective homes.
Cox Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.