Susan McCreight Tarlton

In Memoriam

Susan McCreight Tarlton

July 29, 1942 – March 24, 2017

Obituary Ruby, SC Mrs. Susan McCreight Tarlton, age 74, entered into rest on Friday, March 24, 2017 at her home surrounded by her beloved family. Funeral Services will be 3:00 PM Sunday, March 26 at Ruby Presbyterian Church by Pastor Beth H. Muse with burial to follow in the Ruby Cemetery. The family will greet friends from 1:00 – 2:30 PM Sunday in the sanctuary of the church. Mrs. Tarlton was born July 29, 1942 in Wadesboro, N.C. a daughter of Delesline “Scoot” and Katie Griggs McCreight. She attended Coker University. Susan retired from Harris, McLeod and Ruffner with 27 years of service as a real estate abstractor. Mrs. Tarlton was an active member of Ruby Presbyterian Church, where she served as a Sunday school teacher and church treasurer. She was baptized, confirmed and married in the Ruby Presbyterian Church. In addition to her parents, Susan was also preceded in death by her brother, David Wilson McCreight; and brother-in-law, Jack Turpin. She is survived by her beloved husband, Willie Lee “Bill” Tarlton, Jr. of the home; 2 sons, William Stephen Tarlton and wife Kathy of Ruby, SC, and Kevin Delesline Tarlton and wife Jessica of Waxhaw, NC; 3 grandchildren, Kassi Dale Tarlton of Ruby, SC, Reese Marie Tarlton of Waxhaw, NC, and Conor Dominc Tarlton of Waxhaw, NC; sister, Jane M. Turpin of York, SC; and 2 sisters-in-law, Suzanne McCreight of Virginia, and Dottie Ann Lowery of Chesterfield, SC. The family cordially requests that memorials be made to the Ruby Presbyterian Church, P.O. Box 35, Ruby, SC 29741, the Ruby Cemetery Association, P.O. Box 3, Ruby, SC 29741, or to Hospice of Chesterfield County, P.O. Box 293, Chesterfield, SC 29709. Miller-Rivers-Caulder Funeral Home of Chesterfield, SC ( is serving the Tarlton Family.

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