August 30, 1945 - August 30, 2021
A time of gathering to celebrate the life of Mary Ann Reckling Gamble, 76, of Chapin, SC, will be held 2 o’clock, Friday, October 22, 2021, at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Columbia, SC. All are welcome to attend, however, masks and social distancing practices are encouraged to maintain a safe environment for all. A livestream may be viewed by visiting Mary Ann’s tribute page at ShivesFuneralHome.com. Shives Funeral Home, Trenholm Road Chapel, is assisting the family. Mrs. Gamble, devoted wife of 56 years, precious mother, grandmother, great grandmother, sister, aunt, and friend, passed away peacefully at her home, on Monday, August 30, 2021, on her 76th birthday with her family by her side. Born in Columbia, SC, she was the daughter of the late Louie Ernest Reckling, Jr. and Mary Eddie McDaniel Reckling Wommack. Mary Ann loved her family and enjoyed spending time with them. She was very talented and enjoyed home decorating and remodeling. Survivors include her husband, JM; son, Jonathan Gamble (Andrea) of Monks Corner, SC; daughters, Ella Coursey (Ricky) of Irmo, SC, and Katie Raines (Kevin) of Chapin, SC; grandchildren; Ashton Gamble (Jasmine), Miller Gamble, Marlee Gamble, Nikolai Gamble, Nina Gamble, Abby Coursey Rabon (Chase), Klaire Raines, McGuire Raines, Cooper Raines, and MaryKate Raines; great-grandchildren; Eli Gamble, Ollie Gamble, Jonah Gamble, Andrew Gamble, Julianna Gamble, and Joselynn Gamble; sister, Katharine Delk (Thomas) of Blythewood, SC; along with many loving nieces and nephews. The family would like to thank her dear friend and nurse, Betty Cramer, for loving and caring for her for so many years; you are family to us. In lieu of flowers, friends wishing to honor Mary Ann are invited to make a donation to Lighthouse Hospice, 110 Oak Park Dr., Irmo, SC, 29063, or to their local Parkinson’s Disease Foundation.
A time of gathering to celebrate the life of Mary Ann Reckling Gamble, 76, of Chapin, SC, will be held 2 o’clock, Friday, October 22, 2021, at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Columbia, SC. All are welcome to attend, however, masks and social... View Obituary & Service Information
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