Marjorie K. Rapenport



Marjorie K. Rapenport, 85, of Murrells Inlet passed away peacefully, Thursday, July 06, 2017 at her residence surrounded by her loving family. She was born July 10, 1931 in BayShore, NY, daughter of the late Emil and Severine Kristoffersen Nilson.

In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by a brother, Arthur Nilson.

Survivors include her husband Arthur A. Rapenport of Murrells Inlet; one daughter, Carol McGrath and her husband Tom of Murrells Inlet; one sister, Helen Timoney of Islip, NY and one grandson, Tommy and wife Kerri McGrath of Garner, NC.

A visitation will be held 7:00-9:00PM Saturday, July 07, 2017 at Burroughs Funeral Home, 3558 Old Kings Hwy, Murrells Inlet, SC 29576.

Funeral services will be held 3:00PM Sunday, July 08, 2017 at Shepherd of the Sea Lutheran Church, 2637 US-17 Business, Murrells Inlet, SC 29576, with Pastor Brad Bellah officiating.

The family requests that memorial donations be made in Marjorie’s name to Sons of Norway, or to Shepherd of the Sea or Trinity Lutheran Church, 111 Nassau Avenue, Islip, NY 11751.

Condolences can be made at

Burroughs Funeral Home and Cremation Services (843.651.1440) of Murrells Inlet is assisting the family.