Mccormick, south carolina





"To live in hearts we leave behind is not to die."  -Thomas Campbell




Mr. Carl H. Strom

SUWANEE, GA -- Carl H. Strom passed away August 27, 2019, at Emory Johns Creek Hospital.

A private service for the family will be held at 1 p.m. Wednesday, September 4th, at McCormick City Cemetery.

He was born on July 5, 1928, in McCormick SC, the son of Charles Rudolph and Annie (Walker) Strom. After graduating from McCormick High School, Carl attended the University of Georgia in Athens and completed medical school at the Medical College of South Carolina in Charleston.  He practiced medicine in McCormick from 1960 to 1965. After leaving McCormick he practiced family medicine in Atlanta until his retirement in 1993. He was married to Betty (Wileman) Strom for 67 years. In addition to his parents, Carl was predeceased by his brother, Charles Rudolph, Jr.

Carl is survived by his wife, Betty, as well as his son, Carl Henry, Jr.; his daughters Anne (Glenn) Infinger and Kathryn (Frank) Guzowski; and grandchildren Talmadge Infinger, Tyler Infinger, Nicholas Guzowski and Walker Guzowski.

Strom Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

Services Provided

Our funeral home's dedicated staff wants to help you and can play a critical role in planning and carrying out a meaningful funeral or memorial service. Our three licensed funeral directors are intimately familiar with the funeral planning process, key decisions a grieving family must make, and necessary legal documentation that is required during this difficult time.


Our funeral professionals can handle all of the details and help you create a unique service that fits your needs and values.  Our services include, but are not limited to:

  • Funeral Services
  • Burial Services
  • Cremation Services
  • Memorial Services
  • Pre-Need Planning Services


For additional information, or to speak to one of our three on-staff funeral directors, please contact 864.465.2955.

Obituary Announcements ::  September 2019


Mrs. Rebecca Morrah Brock

McCormick, SC -- Rebecca Morrah Brock, 93, of McCormick S.C., widow of Elvin C. Brock Sr, died September 10, 2019.

Graveside services will be held at 5 p.m. Friday at Buffalo Baptist Church Cemetery with the Rev. Earl Owings and Rev. Martin Wiles officiating.

Rebecca was born in October 16, 1925, in Willington, SC.  She was the daughter of the late John W and Sue Lou Clinkscales Morrah.  She was a member of the Buffalo Baptist Church and the 2nd oldest member there.  She was preceded by three brothers John Morrah Jr, David Morrah Sr, and Thomas Morrah; a sister Mary Jane Sutherland; two children, Elvin Brock Jr and Cindy Edens; and a grandson Calvin Blackburn. She was greatly loved Mother, Grandmother, Great Grandmother, and friend.

Survivors include a daughter, Mary Susan Blackburn and husband Leonard of Lincolnton, GA; a adopted daughter, Linda Brinkley of McCormick, SC; four granddaughters, Samantha and husband Michael Amaker, of Augusta Ga, Emily and Husband Caus Morman of Suwanee, GA, Charlotte and fiancée Travis Wyatt of Lincolnton, GA, Lucinda Imhof and husband John of Summerville, SC; a grandson Elvin and wife Jennifer of Abbeville SC; six great grandchildren, Bonnie Arledge, Madison Quarles, Brandon Daves, Becca Imhof, Brock Quarles, and Caus Morman Jr.; three nephews and one niece.

Visitation will be held after the service at the grave.

Instead of flowers please make a donation to Buffalo Baptist Church Playground Fund.

Strom Funeral is assisting the family.