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Obituary for Marilyn Thrasher Lanier

(Marilyn Thrasher Lanier)
Marilyn Joyce Thrasher Lanier, 71, wife of the late Kenneth Lanier, of Anderson, passed away, Sunday, May 12, 2024, at her home, surrounded by her family.

Born in Anderson, on October 22, 1952, she was a daughter of the late Dewey Andrew Thrasher, and the late Thelma Juanita Garner Thrasher.

Marilyn and her late husband Kenneth were the owners and operators of Lanier Wallpaper Company, where they installed beautiful wallpaper throughout many homes in the upstate of South Carolina.

She attended Gospel Light Church in Anderson. She loved being Nana to her grandchildren and her fur babies, Brooks (Cat) and Ruger (Goldendoodle).

She is survived by her daughter, Jaime Lanier Chambers (Matt), her grandchildren, Caley, Abby and Easton Chambers, her sister, Sandra Thrasher, her brother, David Thrasher (Denice), and her sister-in-law, Geraldine Thrasher.

In addition to her husband and parents, she was predeceased by her sisters, Madge Howell, Patsy Garner, and Frances Phillips, as well as her brothers, Malvin, Calvin, Charles, Tommy, and Dennis Thrasher.

Memorial donations may be made to VIA Health Partners Hospice, 1003 Grove Rd. Suite E, Greenville, S.C. 29605.

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