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Candetha Green Stanley

May 5, 2021


Mrs. Candetha (Candy) Stanley was received into Heaven amongst happily waiting ancestors on May 5th, 2021 in Wesley Chapel, Florida. She was born on February 9th, 1941 in the Wampee Community, now known as Little River, in South Carolina where she resided the entirety of her life until most recently. Candetha was well known, well loved, and well admired for her powerful gifts of giving and storytelling. She truly held God’s law of tithing her talents to heart. There are many in the community who are recipients of “her gifts back to the world.” She most recently published a book of short stories entitled, “Butter Beans, Collard Greens, and Wishful Things.”

She was an influential educator to her students at Union Primary School in Shallotte, NC, having earned her bachelor’s from Barber-Scotia College in Concord, NC, and her Master’s in Education from the University of South Carolina in Columbia. Her legacy of teaching students spanned over thirty years.

Candetha was married to the late Mr. Ernest Stanley and to this union two sons were born. Tyron Dale Stanley (Michelle), and Ernest Sean Kelly Stanley. She leaves one special great-nephew Emanuel (Ryan) Fernandez, who she raised as her own, and  one brother Mr. Ivory Lee Green (Bessie Green (deceased). Cherishing and honoring her memories are a large loving hosts of family members of grandchildren, nieces, nephews, and cousins.

Public viewing will be at Latimer's Funeral Home  Wed.  May 12, 2021 5-7PM.  The Funeral will be held Thursday May 13, 2021 11AM  at St Joseph MBC. Burial will follow at ST Paul AME Little River, SC  

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 Service Program


May 12, 2021

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Latimers FH
816 wright blvd
conway, SC 29527

Funeral Service
May 13, 2021

11:00 AM
St Joseph MBC Little River,SC
1005 Sandridge Rd,
Little River,SC, South Carolina 29566

Video is available for this event

Interment following funeral service
May 13, 2021

St Paul AME

Please note
Due to Corona Virus, Indoor Funerals are limited to 30 Occupany . Outdoor Funeral service is limited to 250 People Only due to The SC Governor Executive order. Please observe social distance and stay 6ft away from others that you do not live with. Please wear mask and use hand sanitizer during viewing hours and Graveside service. Please do not attend or view if you are feeling unwell, or under quarantine. No hand shaking please for safety. Mask and hand sanitizer will be provided at the viewing and Funeral Service by the funeral home. If you are attending graveside Funeral please bring lawn chair and water. The family is not receiving friends at the home due to COVID .The family appreciates your understanding during these uncertain times.
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