Corey Frank Rizer

April 18, 1948 ~ October 25, 2021 (age 73) 73 Years Old


Corey Frank Rizer, 73, died peacefully after an extended illness on October 25, 2021 at his home with his loving wife of 21 years, Williene, by his side. He was the Son of the late Maxwell Earle Rizer and Melle Elizabeth Kirkland Rizer of Denmark, SC.

Mr. Rizer was born in Olar, SC on April 18, 1948 and was raised in Denmark. He developed an early passion for sports and the outdoors that followed him through life. He played college football at Gordon Military College where he graduated with a degree in History in 1968. After graduation, he led a successful career at Farm Bureau Insurance Company where he worked for nearly 40 years, rising to the level of managing agent for Orangeburg County. After retirement, he continued to enjoy time with family and friends through hunting and fishing expeditions, restaurant outings, and traveling.

Survivors include his beautiful wife, Williene, and Son, Kirkland Lee Rizer. He was preceded in death by his second wife, CoSaundra Morrow Rizer and Brother Donald Earle Rizer.

There will be a visitation at the Bamberg First Baptist Church Fellowship Hall from 4:30 to 6:00 p.m. on October 29th, 2021. The address for visitation is 11823 Heritage Hwy, Bamberg, SC 29003. Funeral Services will be held at 11:00 AM Saturday, October 30th, 2021 at the Bamberg First Baptist Church, located at the same address above. There will be a private graveside service following the ceremony. In lieu of flowers, memorials are asked to be made to Friends of the Edisto River or the American Cancer Society.

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