Ann "Bama" Sophie Salter, 89, of Myrtle Beach, SC passed away on Monday, July 19, 2021 at Inlet Oaks Assisted Living. She was born March 28, 1932 in Detroit, MI, daughter of the late David Miller and Sophie Minarchick.
In addition to her parents she is preceded in death by her husband of forty-four years, Elden Salter; sisters, Lorraine "Waynie" Myers, Jane Kemp and her husband Charles; and their daughter-in-law, Judith Darrell Kemp.
Survivors include her two daughters, Nancy Grumman and her husband Scott of Myrtle Beach & Robin Salter of Murrells Inlet; three grandchildren, Lindsey Nowak, Gradey Grumman & Casey Nowak Goldman and her husband Brenden; two great-grandchildren, Salter Goldman and a baby sister on the way; one niece, Shelley Kemp; one nephew, Tom Kemp; and many supportive friends and neighbors.
Bama married Elden in 1954 and raised their family in Andover, Massachusetts. During her time up north she was active in her church and community. She relocated to Myrtle Beach in 2005 to be near her grandchildren. Bama was a "fashionista", she loved shopping, wearing nice things especially a purse and makeup. Bama enjoyed getting manicures and pedicures and going out to lunch. She was always decked out in her jewelry, wherever she went and no matter the occasion. Above all she loved her family with her whole heart. She loved being a grandmother and was always present in her family's life and the life of the party.
A memorial service will be held 4:00pm Friday, July 23, 2021 at Burroughs Funeral Home, 3558 Old Kings Hwy, Murrells Inlet, SC 29576.
At the request of the family, please consider memorial contributions in lieu of flowers. Donations in Bama's name may be made to the Grand Strand Humane Society, 3241 Mr. Joe White Ave. Myrtle Beach, SC 29577.
Condolences may be made at www.burroughsfh.com
Burroughs Funeral Home and Cremation Services (843.651.1440) of Murrells Inlet is assisting the family with arrangements.
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