Mary E. Caractor

January 15, 1931September 3, 2020

It is with heavy hearts the family of Mrs. Mary Caractor announces her passing on Thursday, September 3, 2020, at the age 89. Mrs. Caractor will be fondly remembered by her family.

She is survived by daughters, Constance C. Flemming and Terry C. Samuels (Myron); grandchildren, Dr. Ebony Bowers, Jimmie “JJ” Caractor, Myrella “Rella” Samuels, Terra “Gina” Samuels, Rodrecus “Tony” Flemming, Tonjalyn (John) Cokely, and Ronando Flemming; and great-grandchildren, Birdie L. Caractor, Selena Magni, Shayla Bowers, Jayceon Drafts, and Jaylon Collins.

Home-going service for Mrs. Mary Caractor will be Monday, September 7, 2020 with visitation starting at 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. at Caughman-Harman Funeral Home, 503 N. Lake Drive, Lexington, SC 29072. Graveside Service will follow at St. Paul Missionary Baptist Church’s Cemetery.

The family requests masks and to practice social distancing.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests that the donations be made to the St. Paul Missionary Baptist Church, 606 West Main Street, Lexington, SC 29072. Please designate your donation to the St. Paul Youth Department.


  • St Paul Missionary Baptist Church


  • Visitation

    Monday, September 7, 2020

  • Graveside Service

    Monday, September 7, 2020


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Ronald Coleman

September 12, 2020

My condolences to the family. I remember Mrs. Caractor and her husband from the days of Twin City High School. They both had beautiful handwriting skills.

Normagantt01 Gantt

September 11, 2020

Mrs.Caractor taught me in 5th grade.she was one of the best teachers I had.My Deepest Condolences To The Family

Karen Velasquez

September 9, 2020

I am so sorry to hear about
Ms. Caractor.
My thoughts and prayers are with you all! God bless!

Wendy Zwart

September 8, 2020

I was so sorry to hear of your mother's passing. I know how much you loved her. So many had nice things to say on Facebook. I'm sorry I didn't get a chance to know her. Prayers for you and all who loved her.

Cathy Mathias

September 8, 2020

To Constance and Ebony,
Prayers to you and celebration of a wonderful lady.

Jerry Steele

September 8, 2020

My thoughts are with ya'll!@

Rita Crapps

September 8, 2020

Terry and Constance,
Your Mom, like your Dad, made indelible impressions on the lives of so very many young people. Generations remember both with great fondness. Our lives were blessed by knowing them.

Cissy Terlizzi

September 8, 2020

Terry and family, my thoughts and prayers are with you as you say goodbye to your mother. What a wonderful legacy she leaves in you all and the many students she touched!

Marieka Brenda Myers

September 7, 2020

Sending our prayers and deepest sympathy to the family

Charlie and Shirley Cook

September 7, 2020

We are sorry to hear of the passing of Mrs. Mary. Our deepest sympathy to Connie, my high school classmate, and the entire Character family.


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