In Memory of

We would like to remember the below members of the NFB of SC and their contributions to the organization.


2018 – 2019


Ruth Weeks

A charter member of our state organization passed away on Saturday September 1, at 10:00a.m. “Miss Ruth” as she was affectionately known by many of our members, was one of a small group of blind individuals who came together with their leader, Dr. Samuel M. Lawton, to form the Aurora Club of the Blind in Spartanburg, SC in 1944.


Mary Urbanek, Associate Member of the Columbia Chapter


2017 – 2018

Sumter Chapter


David Briggs

Betty Spencer

Ralph Cowley

Elizabeth Oxiden

Kayshawna Givens


Rock Hill Chapter


Martha Gaston

Tim Cox


SC Commission for the Blind


Dennis Abdala

John aiken

Betty blackman


Grand Strand Chapter


Sarah Neuighbors


Cherokee County Chapter


Allen davis


Columbia Chapter


Wanda Sheck

Ruby Bryannt


Federation Center of the Blind Board Member


Steve truella jr.


Union Chapter


Mary maness


Conway Chapter


Kay ellen bernardo


Newberry Chapter


Patricia Warrington, Larry Warrington’s mom