August 17, 1922 - November 5, 2017
Obituaries » Beatrice Mance
Beatrice Adams Johnson Mance was born on August 17, 1922 to the late Johnny Adams and Minnie Mitchell Adams in Edgefield County, South Carolina. She was the oldest of eleven children. Seven siblings preceded her in death.
Beatrice attended elementary school at Log Creek in Edgefield County, South Carolina. At Bettis Academy Junior College, she graduated as an honor student in the class of 1945. She acquired her Bachelor of Science degree from Allen University in Columbia, South Carolina. She furthered her education through graduate courses at South Carolina State College in Orangeburg, South Carolina. Beatrice taught school at Young Macedonia in North Augusta, South Carolina; W. E. Parker Elementary in Edgefield, South Carolina; and Douglas Elementary in Trenton, South Carolina. After retiring from thirty-three years of teaching, Beatrice was dedicated to helping to raise her grandchildren… view obituary.