Mrs. Martha Scarboro Amerson, 74, of Walterboro, S.C., passed away Wednesday April 21, 2021 at Colleton Medical Center. Graveside funeral services were held Sunday April 25, at 3 p.m. at Lambs Cemetery.
Born June 18, 1946 in Swainsboro, Mrs. Amerson was the daughter of the late Lonzie Scarboro and Madie Henry Scarboro. She was an avid reader and NBA Basketball fan, and her favorite team was the Boston Celtics. Mrs. Amerson was the widow of the late Terven “Poppy” Amerson. She was known for her beautiful penmanship. Mrs. Amerson is preceded in death by her parents; husband; sister, Adele Chalker; and brothers-in-law, Dess Chalker, Randolph Jones, Kenneth Jones, and Alvin Jackson.
Surviving are her children, Jana and Perry Ramsey, Marnie and Jeff Dekle, and Marc and Hillary Amerson; grandchildren, Ashley Ramsey (Andrew), Marcus Ramsey, Marley Dekle, Seth Dekle, Jack Burchfield, and Natalie Burchfield; sisters, Margie Scarboro Jones, Jean Scarboro Jones, and Carol Scarboro Jackson.
Chapman Funeral Home of Swainsboro was in charge of arrangements.