Susan A. Kemp



Susan A. Kemp, 76, of Surfside Beach, died Sunday October 28, 2018 at Embrace Hospice House with her daughter, Mia, by her side, holding her hand.

Susan was born in Trenton, MI. She was the daughter of the late Edwin Ross and Beatrice Guilley.

Susan was a retired United Methodist Minister from the Arkansas Conference. She was a graduate of Henderson University, Southern Methodist University and graduated cum laude from Perkins school of theology at Southern Methodist University. She had a deep love for God and appreciation for music, animals and the ocean. She was also an artist and musician and was very patriotic. Susan had the unique ability to make friends anywhere she went.

In addition to her parents Susan is preceded in death by her two grandchildren.

Susan is survived by four daughters, Laura Marie, Angela Marie, Christina Marie and Mia Marie; two brothers, Patrick & Michael Ross; as well as eight grandchildren; one great grandchild; and her loving dog Gracie.

A graveside service will be held on Monday November 12, 2018 at 1:00 PM in the Belin UMC church Cemetery in Murrells Inlet, SC.

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