MRS. THELMA C. KEITH, {69} was born October 12, 1947 in Horry County to Evelyn C. Cooper and the late Charles Bland. She departed this life on Monday, December 12, 2016 at her residence. She attended the public schools of Horry County. She later met her husband, Clifton Keith and united in marriage for forty~nine {49} years on February 12, 1968. She worked as a caregiver and cook for years and was last employed at Walmart in North Myrtle Beach, SC. While employed there she became a mother to many and a friend to others while touching so many lives. Her brother, Samuel Cooper preceded her in death. She leaves to cherish her memories her mother, Evelyn C. Cooper of Myrtle Beach, SC; her husband, Clifton Keith of Myrtle Beach, SC; two {2} sons, Henry {Arlene} G. Corbitt, Sr. and Jack J. {Elva} Keith both of Myrtle Beach, SC; a daughter, Denise { the latePhilipp} Williamson of Myrtle Beach, SC; seven {7} grandchildren, Jay Smith, Akilo K Turner, Henry O. Corbitt, Jr., Kendrick D. Corbitt, Destiny A. Williamson, De’Nya A. Williamson and Daylen C. Brown; five {5} sisters, Lula {Jerome} Bell, Theresa {Tyrone} Magoilne, Mardine Pierce and Shelia Bland; four {4} brothers, Ernest, Paul {Vanessa} Cooper, Phil Cooper and George; two {2} aunts, Nell Hardy of Chicago, IL and Mother Ruth Bland; children she helped take care of and loved, Roderick Mishoe, Reggie Cotton, Kareem Cotton, James, Jonathan, Tara, Rocky and a host of nieces, nephews, other loving relatives and friends. Visitation will be held 6:00 ~ 8:00 PM Friday, December 16, 2016 at Ocean View Memorial Chapel. Funeral Services will be held 11:00 AM Saturday, December 17, 2016 at Shields Chapel Fire Baptized Holiness Church. Arrangements are entrusted to Ocean View Funeral Home and Cremation Services, LLC.