Alice Jo Mole - Barnwell

Miss Alice Jo Mole, 75, passed away on May 2, 2017 at the Aiken Regional Medical Center.

Alice Jo was born on September 10, 1941 in Orangeburg. She was the daughter of the late Henry DuRant and Trixie Mole. She was a graduate of Barnwell High School, Class of 1960 and the Pothier School of X-ray and Laboratory Technician. She came to work as an X-ray and Laboratory Technician at the Barnwell County Hospital and retired after forty-nine years.

She had her “Happy Place” on Edisto Beach. She always said that a little Puff Mud’ would cure anything. She was a member of the Barnwell United Methodist Church and enjoyed her friends at Siloam United Methodist Church.

Graveside services will be held on Saturday, May 6, 2017 at 11 the Barnwell Methodist Cemetery on Hagood Ave. with the Rev. Fred Buchanan officiating. Visitation will be on Friday evening from 6-8 p.m. at Mole Funeral Home.

Survivors include her brother, John Henry Mole Sr.; niece and her husband, Chrissa and Chad Matthews; nephew and his wife, John Henry Mole Jr. and Gray Mole; great niece, Madeline Matthews; great nephews, Haze Matthews, Hunter, O’Neal, Finn, Chase and River Mole, and several cousins.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be sent to Savannah River Cancer Foundation, 235 Barnwell Ave. NW, Aiken, South Carolina 29801 or FREESPACE (Friends of Edisto Beach State Park and Ace Basin), 8377 State Cabin Rd., Edisto Island, S.C. 29438.

Mole Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Please visit the online registry at