Celebrity Obituaries

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Amos L. Page

March 19, 1967 - February 19, 2017

Amos L. Page, 49, of Abbeville, died Sunday, February 19, 2017 at Self Regional Medical Center. He was born in Abbeville to Franklin Page and the late Joan McCarley Page. Amos attended Grace United Methodist Church. He enjoyed fishing and spending time with his family and friends especially his grandson Cameron. In addition to his mother he was preceded in death by a sister, Shannon Fay Page. ...
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Albert F. Price

September 24, 1948 - February 13, 2017

Albert F. Price, 68, of Iva, husband of Norma Faye Evans Price, died Monday, February 13, 2017 at the Rainey Hospice House in Anderson, SC. He was born in Elbert County, GA to the late William Rufus Price and Georgia Mae Rice Price. Mr. Price was employed as a truck driver with J & M Tank Lines for 24 years where he was a proud member of the Million Mile Club. He retired from An Med Health in...
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John Albert Schrimp

April 24, 1933 - February 12, 2017

John Albert Schrimp, 83, of Abbeville, husband of Lily Claudine Huckaby Schrimp, died Sunday, February 12, 2017, at the Hospice House in Greenwood. He was born in Anderson, SC to the late Eugene Kirkland Schrimp and Annie Lula Clinkscales Schrimp. Mr. Schrimp was a retired textile employee, a member of the Congregational Holiness Church in Abbeville and Clinton Lodge No. 3 A.F.M. He was a...
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Joseph McDonald

June 6, 1944 - February 11, 2017

Joseph McDonald, 72, of Abbeville, Lake Secession Community, husband of Lynn Stapperfenne McDonald, died Saturday, February 11, 2017 at his residence. He was born in Pittston, PA to the late Joseph and Rita Hart McDonald. Mr. McDonald served in the United States Army and retired from the United States Postal Service after serving for 34 years as Postmaster in Gillette, New Jersey. He was the...
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Karen L. Allen

January 25, 1938 - February 10, 2017

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John Robert Hodge

March 22, 1930 - February 7, 2017

John Robert Hodge, 86, of Abbeville, husband of the late Fannie Mae Banks Hodge, died Tuesday, February 7, 2017 at his residence. He was born in Chesterfield, SC to the late Purly Hodge and Emily Burr Hodge and was reared in the home of the late Robert and Rebecca Gordon. Mr. Hodge was a retired textile employee who was faithful and reliable in his work ethic. He enjoyed hours spent with his...
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Marilyn D. Squier

May 30, 1927 - February 7, 2017

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John S. Timms, Jr.

July 24, 1947 - February 6, 2017

John Samuel 'Sammy' Timms, Jr., 69, of Calhoun Falls, died Monday, February 6, 2017, at the Abbeville Area Medical Center. He was born in Calhoun Falls to the late John Samuel Timms and Frances Timms Carlisle. Mr. Timms was a graduate of Calhoun Falls High School and honorably served his country in the United States Army. He was the owner and operator of Timms Auto Parts in Calhoun Falls and...
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Sallie S. Davis

April 21, 1920 - February 6, 2017

Sallie Myrtle Satcher Davis, 96, of Abbeville, wife of the late Ralph M. Davis, died Monday, February 6, 2017 at the Abbeville Area Medical Center. She was born in Edgefield County to the late Rev. George T. Satcher and Marie Rushton Adams Satcher. Mrs. Davis retired from Milliken and Co. - Abbeville and Sharon Plants after many years of service. She was a longtime, faithful member of South...
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Matthew Brantly

November 16, 1958 - February 2, 2017

Matthew M. 'Matt' Brantly, 58, of the Antreville Community, husband of Shannon Latham Brantly, died Thursday, February 2, 2017 at Anmed Health in Anderson. He was born in Lowndesville to Lois James Brantly and the late Robert Mitchell Brantly. Matt, a 1977 graduate of Dixie High School and 1979 graduate of Piedmont Technical College, was currently employed with Carolina Handling as a Field...
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Leo E. Chapman

October 25, 1931 - February 1, 2017

Leo E. Chapman, 85, of Abbeville, husband of Myrtle Burnette Chapman, died Wednesday, February 01, 2017 at Self Regional Healthcare in Greenwood. He was born in Salem, SC to the late Elbert F. and Norma Irene Kukyendall Chapman. Mr. Chapman was a retired veteran who honorably served his country in the United States Navy during Vietnam as a Seabee. He was employed with R&D Maintenance Company...
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Laurie Uldrick Wolfe

November 7, 1966 - January 16, 2017

Laurie Uldrick Wolfe, 50, of Abbeville, wife of Tal Wolfe, died Monday, January 16, 2017 at the Hospice House in Greenwood. She was born in Abbeville to Frank A. Uldrick, Jr. and Betty Sutherland Uldrick. Laurie was a 1985 graduate of Abbeville High School and attended Clemson University. She was presently employed with WCTEL, Inc. as the Senior Account Services Representative for 16 years and...
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Timothy D. Thomas

June 7, 1956 - January 15, 2017

Tim Thomas, 60, of Abbeville, died Sunday, January 15, 2017 at his residence. He was born in Abbeville to the late Harold 'Ansel' Thomas and Sarah Jean Patterson Thomas. Tim was twice married, first to Wanda Scott and second to Sherry Thomas. He studied Electronic Engineering at Greenville Technical College and was formerly employed with McDougald Funeral Home. Tim was known for his sense of...
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Nina M. Trotter

January 23, 1923 - January 12, 2017

Nina M. Miner Trotter, 93, of Greenwood, wife of the late Alexander James Trotter, died Thursday, January 12, 2017 at her daughter's home. She was born in Greenwood County to the late Horace H. Miner and Gertrude Gatlin Miner. Mrs. Trotter honorably served her country in the United States Air Force Women's Air Corp during World War II. She was the matriarch of her family and the essence of a...
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Frances Cheek Loftis

June 30, 1945 - January 11, 2017

Frances Cheek Loftis, 71, of Calhoun Falls, wife of H. Thomas 'Shorty' Loftis, died Wednesday, January 11, 2017 at the Hospice House in Greenwood. She was born in Anderson, SC to the late Harold Jefferson Cheek and Virginia Inez Timms Cheek Whitten. Mrs. Loftis was dedicated to her family and to her home and they brought her much pleasure in life. She was a member of Faith Harvest Fellowship. ...
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George Trasak

June 19, 1926 - January 9, 2017

George Trasak, 90, of Abbeville, husband of the late Edna Berry Trasak, died Monday, January 9, 2017 at his residence. He was born in Skillman, NJ to the late Daniel Trasak and Marie Bubenecek Trasak. Mr. Trasak honorably served his country in the United State Air Force during the Korean War. He retired from FL Aerospace in Greenwood as a machinist. Mr. Trasak attended St. Mark United...
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Ruth Tiller Stone

December 7, 1952 - January 7, 2017

Ruth Tiller 'Nana' Stone, 64, of Abbeville, wife of the late Basil O. Stone, died Saturday, January 07, 2017 at her home. She was born Abbeville to the late James Freddy and Emma Sutherland Tiller. Mrs. Stone was employed by the Rug Barn and later by Abbeville County School District. She was happy with time spent on her porch, loved her family and enjoyed caring for them. Mrs. Stone attended...
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George G. Harper

March 2, 1937 - January 3, 2017

George G. Harper, 79, of Abbeville, husband of the late Lessie Mildred 'Millie' Harper, died Tuesday, January 3, 2017, at Greenville Memorial Medical Center. He was born in Anderson to the late Samuel Barrett Harper and Katherine Glenn Harper. Mr. Harper was a graduate of Durham High School and honorably served his country in the United States Air Force. He retired from Cullum Mechanical...
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Daniel Marshall Alexander

September 16, 1984 - December 30, 2016

Daniel M. Alexander, 32, of Abbeville, died suddenly Friday, December 30, 2016 at Self Regional Healthcare in Greenwood. He was born in Greenwood, SC to James P. and Cadelia Grant Alexander. Daniel graduated from Abbeville High School and was a former employee of Prysmian Power Cables & Systems in Abbeville. He was a member of the Abbeville First Baptist Church. Surviving Daniel are his parents...
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Mary Hershberger Swartzentruber

October 15, 1931 - December 28, 2016

Mary J. Hershberger Swartzentruber, 85, wife of the late Norman Swartzentruber, died peacefully at home on Wednesday, December 28, 2016. She was born in Virginia Beach, VA to the late Jacob and Matilda Hershberger. Mrs. Swartzentruber was the owner of Swartzentruber's Bakery and a long-time member of Cold Spring Mennonite Church. In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in...
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Edmund J. Kiely

December 29, 1935 - December 24, 2016

Ed J. Kiely, 80, of the Savannah Lakes Village, husband of Juanita 'Jenny' Oujo Kiely, died Saturday, December 24, 2016 at his residence. He was born in Orange, New Jersey to the late Edmund J. Kiely and Ruth Keppler Kiely. Mr. Kiely was reared in the home of his aunt and uncle, the late Mary and Ray Kiely. He enjoyed a very special and close relationship with his uncle, the late Frank Kiely. ...
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Shirley D. James

December 31, 1945 - December 18, 2016

Shirley Driver James, 70, of Lowndesville, wife of Billy Ray James, died Sunday, December 18, 2016 at her home. She was born in Lowndesville to the late Weldon Shaw and Daisy Parnell. Shirley retired from the Rocky River Plant with over 30 years of dedicated service. Following retirement, she was employed at the Iva Nursing Home – Willow Creek for three years. Shirley was a member of...
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Annie Louise Bonds Ross

July 9, 1938 - December 16, 2016

A. Louise 'Tootsie' Bonds Ross, 78, of Calhoun Falls, died Friday, December 16, 2016, at the Abbeville Nursing Home. She was born in Abbeville to the late Sug Jo Bonds and Lizzie Hill Bonds. 'Tootsie', as she was affectionately known, was employed with the Triangle Drive In and retired from the Rocky River Plant. She was a member of the Calhoun Falls Church of God. In addition to her...
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Luther F. Rhodes

March 25, 1944 - December 12, 2016

Luther Franklin 'Frankie' Rhodes, 72, of Greenwood, husband of Frances Hedden Rhodes, died Monday, December 12, 2016, at the Hospice House in Greenwood due to an extended illness of Alzheimer's disease. He was born March 25, 1947 in Laurens County to the late John Dewey Rhodes, Sr. and Carrie Riddle Rhodes. Frankie honorably served his country in the United States Army. He retired from...
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Kenneth Earle Steadham, Sr.

July 7, 1927 - December 11, 2016

Kenneth Earle Steadham, Sr., 89, of Atmore, AL, husband of the late Sarah Ann Phillips Steadham, died Sunday, December 11, 2016. He was born July 7, 1927 to the late Edward Steadham and Callie Lorena Stafford Steadham. Mr. Steadham was a native and former resident of Robertsdale, AL and has resided in Atmore, AL for the past 13 months. He was a proud member of the Poarch Band of Creek...
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Marion Bowie

October 10, 1923 - December 7, 2016

Marion "Red" Bowie, Sr., 93, of Abbeville, husband of the late Doris Thompson Bowie, died Wednesday, December 7, 2016, at the Hospice House in Greenwood. He was born in Abbeville to the late Will Allen and Azalee Carroll Bowie. Red honorably served his country in the United States Army during WWII. He was employed with Milliken & Co – Abbeville Plant and Bloomsburg Mill. Red was the...
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Jennie G. White

May 10, 1914 - December 7, 2016

Jennie Gambrell White, 102, of Abbeville, wife of the late Earl Thomas (Duck) White, died Wednesday, December 7, 2016 at the Abbeville Nursing Home. She was born in Honea Path to the late Ronald Spears and Ola Pauline King Gambrell. Mrs. White was a member of the Abbeville A.R.P. Church and the last surviving member of her immediate family. In addition to her parents and husband, she was...
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Angela Vaughn Rowland

October 26, 1967 - December 5, 2016

Angela Vaughn Rowland, 49, of Honea Path, wife of the late Jim Rowland, died Monday, December 5, 2016, at the Trident Medical Center in Charleston. She was born in Anderson to Larry and Glenda Brock Vaughn. Angela was a 1985 graduate of Dixie High School and also received her degree from the Nursing Program of Tri-County Technical College. She was a member of Keowee Baptist Church and attended...
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Samuel Cade

February 17, 1925 - December 1, 2016

Samuel Cade, 91, of Calhoun Falls, died Thursday, December 1, 2016 at Self Regional Medical Center. He was born in Calhoun Falls to the late James and Mamie Wideman Cade. A Graveside Service will be 11:00AM, Friday, December 9, 2016 in the Golden Hill Cemetery, Calhoun Falls, SC. A message of condolence may be sent to the family by visiting www.harrisfuneral.com. Harris Funeral Home and...
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Herb Marks

October 5, 1949 - December 1, 2016

Herbert L. 'Herb' Marks, Sr., 67, of the Savannah Lakes Community, husband of Sharon A. Marks, went to be the Lord on Thursday, December 01, 2016, at his residence. He was born in Alexandria, VA to the late Herbert Jasper Marks and Elizabeth Lucille Marks. Herb was a 1975 graduate of North Carolina State University with a degree in Electrical Engineering. He proudly served his country in the...
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Paula Cook Hazlewood Graham

August 23, 1938 - November 30, 2016

Paula Cook Hazelwood Graham, 78, of Calhoun Falls, died Wednesday, Nov. 30, 2016 at the Hospice House in Greenwood, SC. She was born in Calhoun Falls, SC to the late Richard and Rosa Laurene Cook Hazelwood. She was a retired LPN and a member of the Second and First Baptist Church in Hamlet, NC. Mrs. Graham is survived by her son, John Edward Graham, Jr; two daughters, Tracy McLean and Katrina...
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Maxie D. Ashley

November 28, 1930 - November 29, 2016

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Bryan Alan Wesson

June 10, 1962 - November 27, 2016

Bryan Alan Wesson, 54, of Calhoun Falls, SC, husband of Bebe Wesson, died Sunday, November 27, 2016, at his residence. He was born in Montgomery Alabama to Alma Janice Burkhalter Wesson and the late Hershel Earl Wesson. Bryan honorably served his country in the United States Air Force with the 187th Fighter Wing Group. He was employed with Self Regional Imaging Center as an x-ray technician...
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Samuel T. Bannister

March 16, 1949 - November 24, 2016

Samuel T. 'Sam' Bannister, 67, of Cross Hill, SC, died Thursday, November 24, 2016 at Self Regional Medical Center in Greenwood, SC. He was born in Abbeville to Murrell Prince Bannister and the late Fred T. Bannister, of Abbeville, SC. In addition to his father, he was preceded in death by his brother, Dr. Terry L. Bannister and his daughter, Brandy Anna Margaret Bannister Drawdy. Sam was a...
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Irene Boyd Campbell

September 23, 1923 - November 21, 2016

Irene Boyd Campbell, 93, of Abbeville, wife of the late Alvin O'Dell Campbell, died, Monday, November 21, 2016, at Emerald Gardens in Greenwood. She was born in Abbeville to the late John Robert and Lois Gordon Boyd. Mrs. Campbell was a graduate of Antreville High School. She was a life-long member of Little Mountain Presbyterian Church and the Adult Sunday School Class. Her faithfulness to...
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Tony H. Bonds

August 1, 1947 - November 20, 2016

Tony H. Bonds, 69, of Abbeville, formerly of Calhoun Falls, husband of Dana Uldrick Bonds, died Sunday, November 20, 2016 at the Charlie Norwood VA Medical Center in Augusta. He was born in Abbeville to the late Herbert and Mildred Moss Bonds. Tony proudly served his country in the United States Army during the Vietnam War. A life-time member of the Disabled American Veterans, he was employed...
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Gene Brown

August 12, 1959 - November 17, 2016

Gene Brown, 57, of Abbeville, died Thursday, November 17, 2016 at his residence. He was born in Abbeville to the late Wallace R. and Martha Jones Brown. Gene was a 1977 graduate of Abbeville High School and served in the S.C. National Guard. He enjoyed truck driving and spending time with his family and friends. Surviving Gene are his two daughters, Kimberly Nance (Adam) of Hendersonville, NC...
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Barbara M. Miller

February 9, 1930 - November 17, 2016

Barbara 'Bobbie' M. Miller, 86, of Abbeville, died Thursday, November 17, 2016 at the Abbeville Nursing Home. She was born in Greenwood to the late Joseph Shanks and Cora Hunter McClinton. Bobbie was a graduate of Greenwood High School and Lander College. Employed as a registered nurse at Abbeville Memorial Hospital, she retired after a number of years of loyal service. Bobbie was a life-time...
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William Leslie Ellis

July 15, 1953 - November 17, 2016

William Leslie 'Bigfoot' Ellis, 63, of Calhoun Falls, husband of Gloria Bonds Ellis, died Thursday, November 17, 2016, at the Abbeville Area Medical Center. He was born in Calhoun Falls to the late John B. and Lizzelle Bryant Ellis. 'Bigfoot', as he was known and loved, retired from Flexible Technologies with 42 years of dedicated service. For many years, he owned and operated Bigfoot...
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Dillon A. Dansby

May 15, 1995 - November 12, 2016

Dillon A. Dansby, 21, of Abbeville, went to be with his Lord and Savior on Saturday, November 12, 2016 where he is happy and not in any pain. He was born in Greenwood to John and Patti Childers Dansby. Dillon was a 2013 graduate of Abbeville High School. He had started a new job that he enjoyed with Mike "Blue" Manley and Tyler Brown and worked with his "Paw" (Al Dansby) on the family farm. ...
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Carolyn R. Hobi

July 15, 1941 - November 9, 2016

Carolyn R. Hobi, 75, of the Savannah Lakes Village, wife of Jack H. Hobi, died Wednesday, November 9, 2016 at her daughter's home in Fayetteville, NC. She was born in Milwaukee, WI to the late Wilson and Doris Erickson Blank. Mrs. Hobi received her associate's degree from Concordia College in Wisconsin. She was retired from the city of Mentor, OH after 15 years of service. Mrs. Hobi created a...
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Jimmy A. Phillips

March 19, 1941 - October 24, 2016

Jimmy A. Phillips, 75, of Abbeville, husband of the late Betty Phillips, died Monday, October 24, 2016 at the Hospice House in Greenwood. He was born in Anderson, SC to the late James Pruitt and Mary Elizabeth Parnell Phillips. Jimmy was a 1959 graduate of Calhoun Falls High School. He retired from the Rocky River Plant with over 25 years of service and was employed with the Abbeville County...
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Ethelene Rice Martin

June 27, 1927 - October 24, 2016

Frances Ethelene Rice Martin, 89, of Abbeville, wife of the late James Ralph Martin, died Monday, October 24, 2016 at her home. She was born in Elbert County, GA to the late Oren E. and Mary Frances Johnson Rice. Mrs. Martin was a long-time employee with Milliken and Co. – Abbeville Plant and retired from Tasco Mill in Calhoun Falls. She was a former member of Rocky River Presbyterian...
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William Edmund Bensel

December 4, 1937 - October 24, 2016

William E. 'Bill' Bensel, 78, of Abbeville, husband of Jean Hastings Bensel, died Monday, October 24, 2016 at the Abbeville Area Medical Center. He was born in West Palm Beach, FL to the late Thomas Edmund and Lucy Elizabeth Kenney Bensel. Mr. Bensel was a criminal justice graduate from Florence-Darlington Tech. He proudly served our country in the United States Navy and Air Force with three...
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Ann Pressley

August 4, 1965 - October 24, 2016

Ann Mitchell Pressley, 51, of Abbeville, wife of Andy Pressley, died Monday, October 24, 2016, at her home. She was born in Abbeville to the late Henry and Cora Maeline Graham Major Mitchell. Ann retired from Ingles Markets, Inc. after many years of dedicated service. She was a volunteer at the Abbeville County Fire Headquarters and was of the Baptist faith. In addition to her parents, she...
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Jack Henderson

May 18, 1938 - October 24, 2016

Pastor Jack Mabry Henderson, Sr., 78, of Abbeville, husband of Sadie Lou Roberson Henderson, passed away peacefully, on October 24, 2016, at his home. He was born in Abbeville to the late Thomas and Mary Henderson. Pastor Henderson was retired from Pirelli Cable after many years of dedicated service. He was the pastor of Bible Baptist Church for 16 years. In addition to his parents, he was...
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Madison Jade Lewis

October 21, 2016 - October 21, 2016

Madison Jade 'Sally' Lewis, infant daughter of Jamie K. and Gina Tucker Lewis died Friday, October 21, 2016 at the AnMed Women's and Children Hospital. She was preceded in death by her aunt, Kandace Lewis. Surviving 'Sally' are her parents of the home; a brother, Kayson Lewis; paternal grandparents, Kent and Lynn Lewis; maternal grandparents, Lynette and Tracey Landers and Robert and Lisa...
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Lucille M. Parnell

December 30, 1920 - October 19, 2016

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Casey Christine Brown

January 20, 1985 - October 14, 2016

Casey Christine Brown, 31, of Calhoun Falls, died Friday, October 14, 2016 at her residence. She was the beloved daughter of Wayne L. 'Scooter' Brown and the late Robbie Mabry Brown. Casey, a 2003 graduate of Abbeville High, was of the Baptist faith. She worked at Doolittle's restaurant in Abbeville, Belk Simpson Store and for a short time at Mohawk Industries in Calhoun Falls. A generous,...
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Charlene McCurry Hedden

March 3, 1951 - October 10, 2016

Charlene McCurry Hedden, 65, of Abbeville, wife of Jerry Hedden, died peacefully, surrounded by her family Monday, October 10, 2016 at the Hospice House in Greenwood. She was born in Abbeville County to the late Charles A. and Loretta Hartsell McCurry. Charlene was a 1969 graduate of Abbeville High School and retired from Capsugel® after many years of dedicated service. She was a member of...
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Charles Kenneth Crane

January 9, 1935 - October 1, 2016

Charles Kenneth 'Ken' Crane, 81, of Abbeville, husband of Sara Seay Crane, went home to be with his Lord and Savior on Saturday, October 01, 2016 at the Charlie Norwood VA Medical Center in Augusta, GA. He was born in Greenville to William and Essie Sanders Crane. Mr. Crane proudly served his country in the United States Air Force. He was self-employed, owning B&S Dry Cleaners on Washington...
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Keith Hall

December 19, 1965 - September 29, 2016

Keith 'Honk' Hall, 50, of Abbeville, husband of Crystal Fernandez Hall, died Thursday, September 29, 2016 at the Hospice House in Greenwood. He was born in Abbeville to Billy and Becky Hall. 'Honk' was a 1983 graduate of Abbeville High School. He was formerly employed with Abbeville Mills and Flexible Technologies. Most recently, 'Honk' was employed with WZLA 92.9 Radio announcing Abbeville...
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Chad Barber

December 30, 1970 - September 28, 2016

Chad 'Pooh Bear' Barber, 45, of Abbeville, husband of Bridgett Barber, died Wednesday, September 28, 2016, at his home with his family by his side. He was born in Abbeville to Herby 'Pooh Bear' Barber, Jr. and Patsy Rosenberg Riley. Chad was a 1989 graduate of Abbeville High School. He proudly served his country in the United States Marine Corps. Chad was employed with the CSX Railroad as an...
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Caroline Mabry King

September 18, 1960 - September 27, 2016

Caroline Mabry King, 56, of Spartanburg, formerly of Abbeville, wife of Richard King, died Tuesday, September 27, 2016, at her home. She was born in Abbeville to the late James Rivers Mabry, Sr. and Elizabeth Caroline Black Mabry. Caroline was a 1978 graduate of Abbeville High School and in 1984 graduated from Erskine College. She was a member of Temple Baptist Church in Simpsonville. In...
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Eugene P. Lawton, Jr.

January 31, 1951 - September 27, 2016

Eugene P. 'Rocky' Lawton, Jr., 65, of Abbeville, husband of Deborah Fuller Lawton, died Tuesday, September 27, 2016, at Self Regional Healthcare in Greenwood. He was born in Abbeville to Velma Young Lawton and the late Eugene P. Lawton, Sr. Rocky was twice married, first to the late Jane Ferguson Lawton. He was a 1969 graduate of Abbeville High School. Rocky was employed with CSX Railroad for...
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T. Dewey Goin, Jr.

September 30, 1928 - September 23, 2016

T. Dewey Goin, Jr., 87, of Greenwood, formerly of Abbeville, went to be with his Lord and Savior on September 23, at his home with his family by his side. Mr. Goin was born September 30, 1928 in Clifton Forge, Virginia to T. Dewey Goin, Sr. and Bessie Jones Goin. Upon graduating from high school in 1946, Mr. Goin enlisted in the United States Marine Corp for a two year of duty. Parris Island...
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Ralph Wiley Scott

February 17, 1930 - September 23, 2016

Ralph Wiley Scott, 86, of Calhoun Falls, husband of Opal Allen Scott, died Friday, September 23, 2016 at Self Regional Healthcare. Mr. Scott was born in Abbeville, SC to the late Luther G. and Willie Lou Wiley Scott. Ralph was a 1949 graduate of Calhoun Falls High School and served in the U.S. Army. He was a former employee at the Lockheed Aircraft Corporation for 15 years serving as Department...
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Virginia Ann Bealmear

August 19, 1929 - September 20, 2016

Virginia Ann Bealmear, 87, of Greenwood, died Tuesday, September 20, 2016 at her home. Arrangements are being handled by Harris Funeral Home & Cremation Services.
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Clarence Arthur Lawton

July 26, 1924 - September 20, 2016

Clarence A. Lawton, 92, of Abbeville, husband of the late, Mildred Ruth Prince Lawton, died Tuesday, September 20, 2016, at the Abbeville Nursing Home. He was born in Abbeville to the late W.D. and Rosa Lee Lawton. Mr. Lawton proudly served his country in the United States Army during WWII and retired from the former Milliken & Co. – Abbeville Plant. In addition to his parents and wife...
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Lenora S. Tucker

November 10, 1930 - September 17, 2016

Lenora S. 'Nonie' Tucker, 85, of Abbeville, wife of the late James M. Tucker, Sr., died Saturday, September 17, 2016, at the Abbeville Nursing Home. She was born in Abbeville to the late Robert and Emma Patman Sorrow. Mrs. Tucker retired from Parke-Davis in Greenwood after 23 years of dedicated service and was a member of New Hope Baptist Church, Due West. She will be remembered with much love...
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Wilma Uldrick Crawford

July 30, 1926 - September 14, 2016

Wilma U. Crawford, 90, of Abbeville, wife of the late Ray A. Crawford, Sr., died, Wednesday, September 14, 2016 at the Hospice House in Greenwood. She was born in Abbeville to the late Clyde Young and Maggie Stone Uldrick. Mrs. Crawford was a 1943 graduate of Abbeville High School. She was a long time dedicated member of Abbeville Presbyterian Church, Circle I, Adult Sunday School Class, Elder...
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William Luther Bowman, Jr.

August 13, 1932 - September 8, 2016

William Luther Bowman, Jr, 84, of Lowndesville, SC, husband of Sybil Burton Bowman, died Thursday, September 8, 2016 at Rainey Hospice House in Anderson, SC. He was born in Lowndesville, SC to the late William Luther Bowman, Sr. and Molly Storey Bowman and was twice married, first to the late Leathea Simmons Bowman. Mr. Bowman was a 1950 graduate of Lowndesville High School and 1954 graduate of...
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Carolyn Griffith Allen

November 28, 1935 - September 2, 2016

Carolyn Griffith Allen, a resident of Due West, SC, wife of Hillard H. Allen, died in her home on Friday, September 02, 2016. She was born November 28, 1935 in Covington, VA to the late Dr. Murray W. Griffith and Willma Miller Griffith. Carolyn graduated from Erskine College in Due West, SC in 1957 and began her teaching career in Bartow, FL, before returning to Erskine to become the Field...
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Leslie Griffis

May 27, 1951 - August 24, 2016

Les Griffis, 65, of Abbeville, husband of Diane Werner Griffis, died Wednesday, August 24, 2016, at Self Regional Healthcare in Greenwood. Arrangements are being handled by Harris Funeral Home & Cremation Services.
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Linda Hodge McCoy

October 1, 1954 - August 24, 2016

Linda Hodge McCoy, 61, of Abbeville, died Wednesday, August 24, 2016, at her home. Arrangements are being handled by Harris Funeral Home & Cremation Services. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in Linda's memory may be sent to the American Cancer Society, PO Box 566, Due West, SC 29639.
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Joan M. Page

January 10, 1949 - August 20, 2016

Joan M. Page, 67, of Abbeville, wife of Franklin Page, died Saturday, August 20, 2016 at her residence. She was born in Lowndesville, SC to the late Louis 'Mac' and Lora Ann Croft McCarley. Mrs. Page was a graduate of Calhoun Falls High School and a retired textile worker. She was a member of the Abbeville First Baptist Church, Fidelis Sunday School Class, Lottie Moon Circle and the Tweenagers....
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Frances Haralson Ross Burton

February 8, 1926 - August 19, 2016

Frances Haralson Ross Burton, 90, of Calhoun Falls, SC died Friday, August 19, 2016 at her home. She was born, February 8, 1926 in Abbeville County to the late Thomas Albert and Vallie Safronia Bradford Haralson. Mrs. Burton was twice married, first to the late B.F. Ross and second, to the late J. C. Burton. She was a graduate of Calhoun Falls High School, Class of 1944. Mrs. Burton retired...
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William Bradford Evans, Sr.

July 22, 1935 - August 18, 2016

William Bradford 'Bill' Evans, Sr., 81, of Abbeville, husband of Vivian Miller Evans died Thursday, August 18, 2016 at the Charlie Norwood VA Medical Center in Augusta, GA. He was born in Abbeville to the late James Bradford Evans, Sr. and Minnie Ruth Cox Evans. Bill proudly served our country in the United States Army during the Korea War and Vietnam. He was a retired electrical supervisor...
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Mary Clardy

June 15, 1942 - August 17, 2016

Mary Clardy, 74, of Calhoun Falls, wife of the late Leon Clardy, died Wednesday, August 17, 2016, at Magnolia Manor in Greenwood. She was born in Abbeville to Willie Morrow James the late Willie A. James. Mrs. Clardy, a graduate of Calhoun Falls High School, Class of 1960, retired from Fabri Kal Corporation of Piedmont as a trainor. She was of the Presbyterian Faith. Mrs. Clardy is survived...
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Mason Jared Ashley

October 25, 1972 - August 16, 2016

Mason Jared Ashley, 43, of Abbeville, died Tuesday, August 16, 2016, at his home. He was born in Greenwood, SC to Theresa Bowie Ashley and the late Mason Kay Ashley. Jared, a graduate of Abbeville High School, Class of 1992, was a former employee of Bowie's Body Shop and as a driver for Spires Logging. He was a member of Main Street United Methodist Church. Jared is survived by his son...
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Loren Wayne Jensen

April 14, 1953 - August 9, 2016

Loren Wayne Jensen, 63, of Douglasville, GA, husband of Shannon Sorrow Jensen, died Tuesday, August 9, 2016. He was born in Bremerton, WA to the late Lester Hans Jensen, Sr. and Lois Lee Tichenor Jensen and lived for many years in southern California. Mr. Jensen was employed with HalJoe Coaches, USA which leases Prevost luxury coaches to entertainers when they are on tour. In his capacity, in...
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Margaret Nash Wofford

May 22, 1942 - August 7, 2016

Margaret Hannah 'Anne' Wofford, 74, of the Savannah Lakes Village, wife of Michael Wofford, died Sunday, August 7, 2016 at the Hospice House in Greenwood surrounded by her family. She was born in Bristol, England to the late Clifford George and Margaret Dando Nash. Anne was a member of the Lutheran Church by the Lake in McCormick and was an avid golfer. Her friends and family brought her great...
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Steven C. Brown, Sr.

August 3, 1951 - August 7, 2016

Steven C. 'Stevie' Brown, Sr., 65, of Greenville, SC, died Sunday, August 7, 2016 at the Diamond Health & Rehab in Simpsonville, SC. He was born in Abbeville, SC to Amelia 'Jackie' Scoggins Brown and the late Z.A. Brown, Jr. Stevie, a retired truck driver, was an avid Clemson Tiger and Atlanta Braves fan. Spending time with his family and friends brought him much pleasure. Surviving is his...
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Teresa Manders Ballenger

November 5, 1955 - August 5, 2016

Teresa Manders Ballenger, 60, of Abbeville, wife of the late Clyne Ballenger, died Friday, August 5, 2016 at Self Regional Medical Center. She was born in Fort McPherson, GA to the late Robert Lewis and Vera Lucille Dean Manders. Teresa was a graduate of Piedmont Technical College and retired from the Index Journal after many years of service. She was a member of South Side Baptist Church in...
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Irene Wiles Callaham

July 24, 1934 - August 2, 2016

Irene Wiles Callaham, 82, of Donalds, died Tuesday, August 02, 2016 at her home. She was born July 24, 1934 in Abbeville County to the late Burriss Edwards and Sara Giles Wiles. Irene was employed with Forrester's Café in Antreville for many years. She will be remembered as a beloved mother, grandmother, and sister. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a daughter,...
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Thomas Greg Lewis

October 21, 1960 - July 31, 2016

Thomas 'Gregg' Lewis, 55, of Calhoun Falls, husband of Sylvia Patterson Lewis, died Sunday, July 31, 2016 at his residence. Gregg was born in Abbeville County to the late John Thomas and Dorothy Jones Lewis. He was a 1978 graduate of Calhoun Falls High School and served in the U.S. Air Force and the S.C. National Guard Co A 111th Sig. Battalion. Gregg enjoyed music, playing in numerous bands and...
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Rodger Brent Thomas

January 5, 1941 - July 27, 2016

Rodger Brent Thomas, 75, of Greenwood, husband of Pamela Hamby Thomas, died Wednesday, July 27, 2016, at his home surrounded by his family. He was born in Rock Hill, SC to the late Goldie and Mildred Cauthen Thomas. Brent was a graduate of Fort Mill High School Class of 1960 where he enjoyed participating in baseball and football sports. Brent retired with 23 years of service with the United...
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Jeannette Stone Cann

October 1, 1946 - July 26, 2016

Jeannette Stone Cann, of Abbeville, died Tuesday, July 26, 2016 at the Hospice House in Greenwood. Funeral Services for Jeannette will be 11:00 AM, Friday, July 29, 2016, in Harris Funeral Home Chapel with Brother James Campbell officiating. Burial will follow in Long Cane Cemetery. Memorial contributions, in memory of Jeannette, may be sent to Hospice Care of the Piedmont, 408 W. Alexander...
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Richard Twombly

October 15, 1949 - July 18, 2016

Richard Ernest Twombly, 66, of Abbeville, husband of Madeleine Esther Tertrou Twombly, died Monday, July 18, 2016, at his home. He was born in Boston, MA to the late Raymond Hall Twombly, Jr. and Inge J. Serfert Twombly. Mr. Twombly proudly served his country in the United States Coast Guard. He owned and operated D & M Lawn Service and Mosquito Control in Florida before moving to South...
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Jack Telford Newell

February 22, 1931 - July 12, 2016

Jack Telford Newell, 85, of Abbeville, husband of Frieda Shields Newell, died Tuesday, July 12, 2016, at his home surrounded by his loving family. He was born in Abbeville to the late Andrew B. and Janie Louise Milford Newell. Mr. Newell began his career with Milliken and Co. – Abbeville Plant at an early age. He proudly served his country in the United States Army after which he...
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Harry C. Berard, Jr.

June 2, 1929 - July 4, 2016

Harry C. Berard, Jr., husband of Wanetta Oare Berard, died peacefully on July 4, 2016 at the Hospice House in Greenwood. Born in Gloversville, NY on June 2, 1929, he was the son of the late Harry, Sr. and Helen Phillips Berard. Upon graduation from high school, Harry joined the Military Sea Transportation Service as an oiler and advanced his career to Chief Engineer on the USNS Truckee. He...
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Timothy Campbell

June 30, 1969 - July 2, 2016

Timothy Van 'Tim' Campbell, 47, of Anderson, husband of Amy Elmore Campbell died Saturday, July 2, 2016, as the result of injuries sustained in a motorcycle accident. He was born in Abbeville to the late James Paul and Shirley E. Campbell. Tim was a graduate of Calhoun Falls High School and attended Greenville Technical College. He proudly served his country in the United States Army National...
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David Graham

December 21, 1931 - June 23, 2016

David 'Tommy' Graham, Jr., 84 of Calhoun Falls, husband of the late Norma 'Boots' Graham, died Wednesday, June 22, 2016 at his residence. He was born in Anderson, to the late David T. Graham, Sr., and Clara Mae Hall Graham. Mr. Graham retired, after many years of dedicated service, from the West Point Stevens Plant in Calhoun Falls. He found much happiness in fishing and spending time with...
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Allan C. Downey

July 3, 1941 - June 21, 2016

Allan C. Downey, 74, of Donalds, died Tuesday, June 21, 2016 at Self Regional Healthcare. He was born in Stamford, CT to the late Carmen Wilson and Claire Kingsley Downey. Mr. Downey proudly served his country in the United States Marines Corps. He was employed with Tessier Dairy Farm, worked in the tree surgery business and was a carpenter. As a member of Abbeville Health and Fitness, Mr....
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Billy Hawthorne

September 18, 1934 - June 20, 2016

Billy Hawthorne, 81, of Abbeville, husband of Helen Cannon Hawthorne, died Monday, June 20, 2016 at the Hospice House in Greenwood. He was born in Abbeville to the late George W. Sr. and Elizabeth Hughes Hawthorne. Mr. Hawthorne proudly served his country in the United States Army. He retired from the former Milliken and Company – Abbeville Plant with over 47 years of service. Mr....
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George Adam Rambo

February 27, 1996 - June 18, 2016

Adam Rambo, 20, of Greenwood, SC died Saturday, June 18, 2016, in Abbeville, SC. He was born February 27, 1996 to Barry Tuck Rambo and Alice Broadwell Rambo. Adam was a graduate of Emerald High School, Class of 2013 and was presently employed with Cricket Wireless in Greenwood, SC. He was preceded in death by his paternal grandfather, George 'Ben' Rambo. Adam is survived by his mother, Alice,...
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James Singleton

December 30, 1932 - June 17, 2016

James M. 'Jimmie' Singleton, 83, of Spartanburg, formerly of Abbeville, husband of Mary Ellen Jones Singleton, died Friday, June 17, 2016 at his home. He was born in Abbeville to the late James H. and Lula Mae New Singleton. Mr. Singleton proudly served his country in the United States Air Force. He retired from the Monsanto Plant with over 30 years of service. Mr. Singleton was an avid...
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Peggy Harmon

August 29, 1951 - June 16, 2016

Peggy Harmon, 64, of Honea Path, died Thursday, June 16, 2016 at the Abbeville Nursing Home. She was born in Abbeville to the late James Thomas Bannister and Marguerite Manning Bannister. Ms. Harmon retired from the Abbeville Shirt Plant and was an avid reader and enjoyed watching crime shows. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by a daughter, Tonya Harmon. Ms. Harmon is...
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Lisa Norryce Edwards

June 12, 1971 - June 14, 2016

Lisa Norryce Edwards, 45, of Abbeville, wife of Joe Edwards, died Tuesday, June 14, 2016 at her home. She was born June 12, 1971 in Greenwood to Michael Frances and Regina Ellen Billings Norryce. Lisa was a graduate of Abbeville High School, Class of 1989. She found happiness and joy in rearing her children. Lisa regarded being a mom as the most important gift of her life. She was loved by...
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Caroline Carmichael Bishop

June 25, 1992 - June 11, 2016

Caroline Carmichael Bishop, 23, of Abbeville, beloved daughter of Wm. Thurmond and Lucia Carmichael Bishop, entered into eternal rest on Saturday, June 11, 2016. She was a graduate of Abbeville High School, Class of 2010 and graduated from Anderson University in 2015. Caroline enjoyed nature and outside activities. Camping, fishing, and hunting brought her much pleasure. Flight lessons and...
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Robert Lee Mobley, Sr.

August 8, 1932 - June 11, 2016

Robert Lee Mobley, Sr., 83, of Calhoun Falls, husband of the late Margaret May Waters Mobley, died Saturday, June 11, 2016 at the Abbeville Area Medical Center. He was born in Abbeville, SC to the late Joseph Carrol and Ethel Hutchinson Mobley. Mr. Mobley retired from Rondy Corporation with over 35 years of service. He enjoyed meeting people and was well known for produce sales to the...
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James Stuart Land, Jr.

January 2, 1919 - June 11, 2016

James Stuart Land, Jr., husband of the late Doris Jackson Land and son of the late Luvie Craps and James Stuart Land, Sr., died Saturday, June 11, 2016, at the Abbeville Nursing Home. Born in Columbia, SC on January 2, 1919, Mr. Land graduated from Columbia High School in 1936 and received his B.S. degree in Civil Engineering in 1940 from Clemson College. During World War II, he proudly...
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Teresa Elizabeth Hedger

November 7, 1962 - June 6, 2016

Teresa Elizabeth 'Eliza' Hedger, 53, of Due West, died Monday, June 6, 2016 at Calhoun Falls State Park. She was born in Middletown, Ohio to the late Robert Sylvester and Clementine Wise Hedger. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a brother, Bobby Hedger and sister, Paulette Dick. Eliza is survived by her beloved partner of nine years, Laura Scott of the home; a son, Aiden...
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Katherine Makarski

March 25, 1957 - June 2, 2016

Katherine T. Makarski, 59, of Lincolnton, GA, wife of Robert Makarski, Sr., passed away Thursday, June 2, 2016 from an unforeseen medical condition at Doctor's Hospital of Augusta, GA. She was born in Cherry Point, NC to the late John F. and Elaine Barry O'Meara. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a brother, Michael O'Meara. Kathy was a graduate of Randolph High School,...
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Wilma Singleton Norris

October 31, 1934 - May 30, 2016

Wilma Singleton Norris, 81, of Abbeville, wife of the late David Pressley Norris, Sr., died Monday, May 30, 2016 at Self Regional Healthcare. She was born in Kannapolis, NC to the late I.F. and Carrie Elizabeth Reynolds Singleton. Mrs. Norris was a 1954 graduate of Abbeville High School, retired from Milliken & Co. after 23 years of service and was a member of Missionary Movement Church. Her...
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Kenneth Leo Miller

June 3, 1934 - May 30, 2016

Kenneth L. Miller, 81, of Lowndesville, SC, husband of Arline Gionet Miller, died Monday, May 30, 2016 at his home. He was born in Swissvale, PA to the late Leo A. and Anna George Miller. Mr. Miller was twice married, first to the late Janet C. Van Jeune, and secondly to Arline Miller, to whom he was married for 25 years. He was a God gifted mechanic with precocious ability, which caused his...
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Karen Hedden Burton

July 27, 1956 - May 28, 2016

Karen 'Kay' Hedden Burton, 59, of Calhoun Falls, died Saturday, May 28, 2016 at the Hospice House in Greenwood. She was born in Abbeville to the late James V. Hedden and Helen Allsep Hedden Mann. Kay was a 1975 graduate of Abbeville High School and was of the Baptist faith. She is survived by two sons, Gus Burton and Austin Burton; a daughter, April Burton; six brothers, Ted (Joyce), Robert ...
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Randy Randall Nichols

April 21, 1963 - May 24, 2016

George Randall 'Randy' Nichols, 53, of Piedmont, SC died Tuesday, May 24, 2016 at Greenville Memorial Hospital. He was born in Elberton, GA to Mary Elizabeth Bonds Nichols and the late J. Lee Nichols. Randy was reared in Calhoun Falls, SC and lived in Piedmont, SC. He was employed by Dana Transport, Greenville, SC as a driver. Randy was a professional wrestler known as 'Lance Gaylord'. He...
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Claude Shirley

May 25, 1946 - May 23, 2016

Claude Shirley, 69, of Abbeville, husband of Pamela Lynn Howard Shirley, died Monday, May 23, 2016 at his home. He was born in Greenwood to Johnny Marshall Shirley and the late Ruth McKee Shirley. Claude was twice married, first to the late Gilda Faye Scott Shirley and second, to Pamela Lynn Howard Shirley. Claude was a retired construction worker with expertise as a pipe fitter and welder. He...
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Suzanne Clouser

June 26, 1945 - May 19, 2016

Suzanne S. Clouser, 70, of Savannah Lakes Village, McCormick, SC, wife of Calvin G. Clouser, died Thursday, May 19, 2016 at her residence. She was born in Niagara Falls, NY to the late Charles F. and Ina Englund Schmoyer. Mrs. Clouser was a graduate of Southern Connecticut State University and received her MBA from the University of Hartford. She served in many capacities with The Hartford and...
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