The BYTHEWOOD FUNERAL HOME is now under the management of Sheera Disher Yates. The Dignified, Sympathetic and Conscientious Service that has been rendered during the past 111 years by the Bythewood Establishment “with reverence for the deceased and compassionate care for the living” will be continued.
Sheera Disher Yates is a graduate of Orangeburg Wilkinson High School (1986), Lynn University with an Associate of Science in Mortuary Science (1988), and South Carolina State University, with a Bachelor of Science in Accounting (1991) and Master of Arts in Teaching (1998). She successfully passed the National Board Examination and is so registered with the Conference of Funeral Service Examining Boards (1988). She is a Licensed Funeral Director and Embalmer in South Carolina.
She is married to Clifton Yates, MD of Orangeburg, and they are the parents of two sons, Clifton Otto and Spencer Elijah Yates.