Johannah Virginia “AnnJi” Hund Salley, 82
WILMINGTON – Johannah Virginia “AnnJi” Hund Salley (82) passed away on December 22, 2021, after a long battle with dementia. A memorial service will be held at First Presbyterian Church, Orangeburg, SC on Wednesday, December 29 at 1:00 p.m. The family will receive friends in the Presbyterian center immediately after the service.
AnnJi was born in Charleston, SC on May 30, 1939, daughter of Paul Waldemar Hund and Margaret McDaniel Hund. She was educated at schools in Charleston and James Island, then graduated from Lander University with a major in music. Music was her love and passion, and she continued to teach music in schools in Lancaster and Charleston. She married Dr Lawton Harris Salley of Orangeburg and was a dedicated wife, mother and housewife. She has been active in several service and social organizations. AnnJi’s special place was the beach, and many happy vacations were spent on Edisto Island with family and friends. She was heavily involved with the First Presbyterian Church where she sang in the choir, played the piano for children’s programs, organized the church library, and served the church for over 40 years.
She was predeceased by her brothers Paul Waldemar Hund and Robert McDaniel Hund, both of James Island, SC. She is survived by her husband of 56 years, Lawton Harris Salley and her three children: Vivian Salley Skelton and her husband Marshall of Wilmington, NC, Lawton Harris Salley, Jr. and his wife Debbie of Anderson, SC, and George Mackay Salley and his wife Kelli of Spartanburg, SC. Other survivors include 8 grandchildren whom she loved very much: Marshall, Maggie and John Skelton; Hannah and Harris Salley; Mac, Dorothy and Bennett Salley.
The family would like to express their deepest gratitude to the staff at The Commons at Brightmore and Liberty Hospice Services in Wilmington, NC.
In lieu of flowers, the family asks you to donate to the First Presbyterian Church at 650 Summers Ave, Orangeburg, SC 29115 or the Alzheimer’s Association at www.alz.org.