Miscellaneous York County, South Carolina Obituaries

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James Cherry Sr.
YORK - Mr. James "Jimmy" C. Cherry Sr., 62, of 303 N. Shiloh Road died Friday, Feb. 27, 1998, at Piedmont Medical Center in Rock Hill.

The funeral will be 2 p.m. Monday at Greene Funeral Home, with the Revs. Rick Sturgis and Marion Pressley officiating. Burial will be at Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints Cemetery, Catawba Ward.

Born in Rock Hill, Mr. Cherry was a retired automobile mechanic and a member of Fellowship Baptist Church.

Surviving are his wife, Elaine Canty Cherry; four sons, Jimmy Dean Cherry of the home, and Ronald A. Cherry, Don Cherry and J.C. Cherry Jr., all of Rock Hill; his sister, Jewel McDaniel of Rock Hill; 15 grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.

The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 tonight at Greene Funeral Home and at other times at the home of his sister, Jewell C. McDaniel, 1957 Holland Road, Rock Hill.

Esmal Combs
CHESTER - Mrs. Esmal "Essie" Roberts Combs, 86, of 609 McDowell Drive died Friday, Feb. 27, 1998, at Chester County Hospital.

The funeral will be 11 a.m. Monday at Trinity Presbyterian Church, with the Revs. Chip Sneed and Sam Hoyte officiating. Burial will be at Chester Memorial Gardens.

Born in Burnwell, Ky., Mrs. Combs was a retired nurse who completed her nurse training at Williamson Hospital in Williamson, W.Va. She was a graduate of Pikeville High School in Pikeville, Ky., and a member of Trinity Presbyterian Church.

Surviving are her husband, Charles A. Combs; her daughter, Linda Barrett of Chester; three sisters, Audrey Lewis of Port Orange, Fla., Lucille Cutrone of Daytona Beach, Fla., and Rosemary Ray of Tampa, Fla.; and two granddaughters.

The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 tonight at Barron Funeral Home.

Memorials may be made to Trinity Presbyterian Church, 651 Great Falls Highway, Chester, SC 29706.

Jenny Davis
CHARLOTTE - Mrs. Jenny Blanche Prater Davis, 85, died Friday, Feb. 27, 1998, at Meadow Haven Rehabilitation and Specialty Care Center in Rock Hill.

A graveside service will be 2 p.m. Monday at Forest Lawn West Cemetery on Freedom Road in Charlotte, with Dr. Dixon Free officiating.

Born in Oconee County, Mrs. Davis was a retired registered nurse who worked as a private day nurse for most of her life. She graduated from Presbyterian Hospital Nursing School and was a member of Pritchard Memorial Baptist Church. She was the widow of Walter Clinton Davis.

Surviving are several nieces and nephews.

The family will receive friends after the graveside service.

Memorials may be made to the National Alzheimer's Association, 919 N. Michigan Ave., Suite 1000, Chicago, IL 60611-1676.

Cauthen Funeral Home in Rock Hill is in charge.

Ann Giles
GREENVILLE - Mrs. Ann Lindfors Giles, 72, of 15 N. Brookwood Drive died Saturday, Feb. 28, 1998, at Greenville Memorial Hospital.

The funeral will be 11 a.m. Monday at Second Presbyterian Church in Greenville, with the Revs. Rod Clay and Robert Spears officiating. Burial will be 4 p.m. Monday at Elmwood Cemetery in Columbia.

Born in Columbia, Mrs. Giles attended Winthrop College and the University of South Carolina, where she graduated as a member of Chi Omega sorority. She was secretary to the dean of the school of business administration at the University of South Carolina before her marriage. She was a member of Second Presbyterian Church and the Women in the Church. She also belonged to the Carolinian Debutante Club and Wildwood Garden Club.

Surviving are her husband, George Wesley Giles; two daughters, Dale Giles Earhardt of Columbia and Lynn Giles Young of Rock Hill; and six grandchildren.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 tonight at The Mackey Mortuary, 311 Century Drive, Greenville.

Memorials may be sent to Greenville County Cancer Society, 113 Mills Ave., Greenville, SC 29605 or Giles Missionary Fund, Second Presbyterian Church, 105 River St., Greenville, SC 29601.

William Harper
TIRZAH - Mr. William "Bill" Reid Harper, 73, died Friday, Feb. 27, 1998, at Ebenezer Nursing Home in Rock Hill.

The funeral will be 11 a.m. Monday at Tirzah Presbyterian Church near York, with the Rev. James Gable officiating. Burial will be at Bethel Presbyterian Church cemetery in Clover.

Born in York, Mr. Harper was a retired farmer. He belonged to the Cattlemans Association and the Young Farmers Association. Mr. Harper had perfect attendance at Sunday school at Tirzah Presbyterian Church for 55 years.

Surviving are four brothers, Richard Harper of Tirzah, Isaac Harper and James Harper, both of Rock Hill, and Jack Harper of Charlotte; and three sisters, Martha McNeely of Banner Elk, N.C., Marion Youngblood of Tirzah and Jean Harrill of Rock Hill.

The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 tonight at York Funeral Home in York.

Memorials may be sent to Tirzah Presbyterian Church building fund, 181 Tirzah Road, York, SC 29745.

Isaiah LeMon
ROCK HILL - A graveside service for Isaiah LeMon of 484 Castlewood Circle, who died Thursday, Feb. 26, 1998, will be 2:30 p.m. today at Mount Zion AME Zion Church in Landsford, with the Rev. Alan Stewart officiating.

Isaiah was the infant son of Kamilah Neely and Mario Belton.

Surviving in addition to his parents are his maternal grandmother, Patricia Neely of Rock Hill; his maternal great-grandmother, Sarah Hampton of Bronx, N.Y.; and his great-great-grandmother, Isabell Neely of Rock Hill.

The family will receive friends at the home.

Macon Funeral Home is in charge.

David McCaston
DALLAS, N.C. - Mr. David Hennis McCaston, 74, of 530 Plonk Road, formerly of Rock Hill, died Friday, Feb. 27, 1998, at Piedmont Medical Center in Rock Hill.

A graveside service will be 11 a.m. Monday at Grandview Memorial Park, with the Rev. Mike Lowery officiating.

Born in Chester County, Mr. McCaston was a Navy veteran of World War II and was a member of American Legion Frank Roach Post 34 and West End Baptist Church. He was a retired loom fixer.

Surviving are his wife, Mary Frances McCaston; two sons, John Henry McCaston and Willie Lee McCaston, both of Rock Hill; two daughters, Wanda Plonk of Dallas, N.C., and Kaye Hill of Rock Hill; his brother, Thomas Eugene McCaston of Rock Hill; and three grandchildren.

The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 tonight at Greene Funeral Home, and at other times at the home of Kaye Hill, 2048 Cardinal Hill Drive, Rock Hill.

Memorials may be made to the West End Baptist Church building fund, 1727 McConnells Hwy., Rock Hill, SC 29732.

John Robinson
McCONNELLS - Mr. John Robinson, 82, of 385 Giles Road died Saturday at Carolinas Medical Center in Charlotte.

Arrangements will be announced by Greene Funeral Home.

Mary Rosebrough
SHARON - Mrs. Mary Rosebrough of Sherer Road died Saturday, Feb. 28, 1998, at Piedmont Medical Center in Rock Hill.

Funeral arrangements will be announced by Wright Funeral Home in York.

Virl Potts
FORT MILL - The graveside service for Ms. Virl Leonna Davis Potts, 83, of Knollwood Apartments who died Friday, Feb. 27, 1998, at Piedmont Medical Center, will be 2 p.m. today at Grandview Memorial Park Mausoleum, with the Rev. Warren Nance officiating.

Born in Greer, Ms. Potts worked for Industrial Mills of Rock Hill and Burlington Mills of Gastonia, N.C.

Surviving are two sons, Gary D. Davis of Rock Hill and James W. Potts of Columbus, Ga.; her daughter, Gayle P. Bailey of Fort Mill; two sisters, Eunice Amerson and Elvie Knight, both of Rock Hill; seven grandchildren; and 14 great-grandchildren.

The family will receive friends at the home of Gayle Bailey, 201 Williamson St.

Whitesell-Wolfe Funeral Home is in charge.

Thelma Turner
LANCASTER - Mrs. Thelma Rollins Turner, 86, died Friday, Feb. 27, 1998, at Springs Memorial Hospital.

The funeral will be 2 p.m. Monday at Mahaffey Funeral Home, with Dr. Harold Owens officiating. Burial will be at West Side Cemetery.

Born in Hartsville, Mrs. Turner was retired from Springs Industries. She was a member of Calvary Baptist Church and the Lancaster Senior Citizens Club. She was the widow of Arthur J. Turner.

Surviving are her son, William J. Turner of Lancaster; her sister, Janie Hance of Lancaster; two brothers, Richard Rollins of Florence and Clifton Rollins of Camden; eight grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren.

The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 tonight at Mahaffey Funeral Home.

Memorials may be made to Calvary Baptist Church, 100 Barron Blvd., Lancaster, SC 29720.

Sallie Conyers
LANCASTER - Mrs. Sallie Branham Conyers, 85, of 3019 Buck Brasington Road died Friday, Feb. 27, 1998, at White Oak Manor nursing center.

A graveside service will be 3 p.m. today at Quaker Cemetery in Camden.

Mrs. Conyers was born in Kershaw County.

Surviving are her son, Frank Bullock of Lancaster; her brother, C.D. Branham of Camden; six grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.

Hartley Funeral Home in Lancaster is in charge.

Virl Potts
FORT MILL - A graveside service for Ms. Virl Leonna Davis Potts, 83, of Knollwood Apartments, who died Friday, Feb. 27, 1998, at Piedmont Medical Center in Rock Hill, will be 2 p.m. today at Grandview Memorial Park mausoleum, with the Rev. Warren Nance officiating.

Born in Greer, Ms. Potts worked for Industrial Mills of Rock Hill and Burlington Mills of Gastonia, N.C.

Surviving are two sons, Gary D. Davis of Rock Hill and James W. Potts of Columbus, Ga.; her daughter, Gayle P. Bailey of Fort Mill; two sisters, Eunice Amerson and Elvie Knight, both of Rock Hill; seven grandchildren; and 14 great-grandchildren.

The family will receive friends at the home of Gayle Bailey, 201 Williamson St.

Whitesell-Wolfe Funeral Home is in charge.

Willie Glass Sr.
LANCASTER - Mr. Willie James "Billy" Glass Sr., 72, of 1411 Crestfield Drive died Sunday, March 1, 1998, at Ebenezer Nursing Home in Rock Hill.

A graveside service will be 11 a.m. Tuesday at Lancaster Memorial Park Mausoleum, with the Revs. Shane Patrick, Jeff Lingle and Roy Barnes officiating.

Born in Union, Mr. Glass retired from The Lancaster News as its advertising department manager. He was a member of First Baptist Church and the Kiwanis Club.

Surviving are his wife, Doris Rippy Glass; his son, Willie J. Glass Jr. of Lancaster; his daughter, Billie Jean "Prissy" Allen of Spartanburg; two sisters, Sara Collier of Martinez, Ga., and Ginnie James of Union; three grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.

The family will receive friends at the home.

Memorials may be sent to First Baptist Church building fund, P.O. Box 607, Lancaster, SC 29721-0607.

Cauthen Funeral Home is in charge.

Gabe Pratt
SMYRNA - Gabe Pratt, 14, of Smyrna, formerly of Charlotte, died Saturday, Feb. 28, 1998.

The funeral will be 2 p.m. Tuesday at McEwen Funeral Service, Charlotte Chapel. Burial will be in Smyrna.

Gabe formerly attended Calvary Christian and Flecher schools and was a student at York Middle School. His hobbies included magic, juggling and stop-motion photography.

Surviving are his parents, Foy and Regina Pratt; his sister, Ramie Pratt; his paternal grandparents, George and Dorothy Pratt of Smyrna; and his maternal grandmother, Barbara Cook of Charlotte.

The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 tonight at McEwen Funeral Service.

John Robinson
ROCK HILL - Mr. John Robinson, 82, of 1110 McDow Drive died Saturday, Feb. 28, 1998, at Carolinas Medical Center.

The funeral will be 2 p.m. Tuesday at Mount Gallant Church of God, with the Rev. Dennis Buchanan officiating. Burial will be at Rose Hill Cemetery in York.

Mr. Robinson was a retired textile worker and a member of Mount Gallant Church of God. He was the widower of Mildred Mae Dean Blackwell Robinson.

Surviving are three sons, Johnny B. Robinson of Rock Hill, Buford Robinson of Monroe, N.C., and Danny Ray Robinson of McConnells; four daughters, Mildred Taylor of the home, Marlene Brookshire Hinson of Rock Hill, Connie Mungo of McConnells, and Sue Rabon of Catawba; three brothers, Glenn Robinson and Rob Robinson, both of York, and Sam Robinson Jr. of Clover; five sisters, Mary West, Annie Dorsett and Willie Mae Neil, all of York, Virginia Benfield of Sharon, and Ida Belle Porter of Rock Hill; 16 grandchildren; and 13 great-grandchildren.

The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 tonight at Greene Funeral Home.

Memorials may be sent to Mount Gallant Church of God building fund, 1107 Mount Gallant Road, Rock Hill, SC 29732.

Frankie Yates
FORT MILL - Mrs. Frankie Joe Snyder Yates, 65, of 211 Spratt St. died Sunday, March 1, 1998, at Piedmont Medical Center in Rock Hill.

Funeral arrangements will be announced by Cauthen Funeral Home.

Peggy Beer
MOUNT CROGAN - Ms. Peggy Neal Beer, 50, of Route 1, Box 144, formerly of Rock Hill, died Monday, March 2, 1998, at her home.

Funeral arrangements will be announced by Bass Funeral Home.

Marilyn Blanks
ARDEN, N.C. - Mrs. Marilyn Louise Blanks, 50, of 28 Treetop Drive died Sunday, March 1, 1998, at Mountain Area Hospice Solace Center.

The funeral will be 1 p.m. Wednesday at Morris Funeral Home, with the Rev. Jane Curran officiating. Burial will be at Calvary Churchyard.

An Anderson native, Mrs. Blanks graduated from Winthrop College with a degree in education.

Surviving are her husband, Bill Blanks of Arden; her brother, James Robert Webb of Anderson; and two sisters, Faye Ellison and Rema Rankin, both of Anderson.

The family will receive friends from 7 to 8 tonight at Morris Funeral Home.

Memorials may be made to Mountain Area Hospice Solace Center, P.O. Box 16, Asheville, NC 28802.

Erma Bolin
YORK - Miss Erma Ruth Bolin, 72, of 1997 Ratchford Road died Monday, March 2, 1998, at Piedmont Medical Center in Rock Hill.

The funeral will be 11 a.m. Wednesday at St. Paul United Methodist Church in Clover, with the Rev. David Inman officiating. Burial will be at the church cemetery.

Miss Bolin was born in York County.

Surviving are her son, Harold Dean Bolin of York; her brother, E. Odell Bolin of Clover; five sisters, Mattie Belle Huffsteller, Ellen B. Timmons, Mary B. Wallace and Zelma B. Bryant, all of Clover and Irene B. Davidson of York.

The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 tonight at M.L. Ford & Sons Funeral Home in Clover.

Memorials may be made to St. Paul United Methodist Church building fund, 1550 St. Paul Church Road, Clover, SC 29710.

Ralph Casey
GASTONIA, N.C. - Mr. Ralph Edward Casey, 84, of Greenfield Manor died Monday, March 2, 1998, at Gaston Memorial Hospital.

The funeral will be 2 p.m. Wednesday at Whitesell-Wolfe Funeral Home, with the Rev. Jerry Devinney officiating. Burial will follow at Unity Cemetery.

Born in Statesville, Mr. Casey worked at Springs Industries' White Plant in the card room. He was an Army veteran of World War II and was a member of Fort Mill American Legion Post 43 and the Gastonia AmVets. He was the widower of Wilma Stewart Casey.

Surviving are two sons, Edward Casey of Fort Mill and Kenneth Casey of Rock Hill; his daughter, Sandra Thrift of Rock Hill; his stepson, Keith Stewart of Gastonia; 15 grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren.

The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 tonight at Whitesell-Wolfe Funeral Home and at other times at the home of his son Edward Casey, 213 McKenzie St.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Oakdale Baptist Church building fund, 1249 Oakdale Baptist Church, Rock Hill, SC 29730.

John Crockett
FORT MILL - Mr. John Crockett of 109 Gilmore St. died Sunday, March 1, 1998, at his home.

Funeral arrangements will be announced by Robinson Funeral Home.

Doris Culbreth
DECATUR, Ga. - Mrs. Doris Hamilton Culbreth, 83, formerly of Fort Mill, died Sunday, March 1, 1998, at A.G. Rhodes at Wesly Woods.

A memorial service will be 11 a.m. Saturday at Flint Hill Baptist Church in Fort Mill. A graveside service will be at Flint Hill Cemetery.

Mrs. Culbreth graduated from Winthrop College in Rock Hill and taught sixth-grade science in the public schools of South Carolina for 30 years. She was an active member of Flint Hill Baptist Church for 70 years. She was GA sponsor and was active in the Women's Missionary Union for almost 70 years. She was the widow of Judson Grady Culbreth.

Surviving are her son, Jackson L. Culbreth of Dunwoody, Ga.; her daughter, Judith E. Culbreth of Wilmington, N.C.; three grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.

The family will receive friends at 10 a.m. Saturday at Flint Hill Baptist Church.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to North Greenville College, P.O. Box 1892, Tigerville, SC 29688.

Louise Givens
CHARLOTTE - Mrs. Louise Dunham Givens, 63, of 909 Arleen Circle died Saturday, Feb. 28, 1998, at Avanteé Nursing Home.

The funeral will be 2 p.m. Wednesday at Tabernacle AME Zion Church, with the Rev. Danna K. Martin officiating. Burial will be at the church cemetery.

Mrs. Givens was a retired cook.

Surviving are her husband, Leonard Givens Sr. of Charlotte; three sons, Roosevelt Dunham and Leonard Givens Jr., both of Charlotte, and Michael Givens of Santa Ana, Calif.; six daughters, Eva Nash, Annie Givens, Mary Givens, Linda Harris and Annette Simmons, all of Charlotte and Sadie Phifer of Rock Hill; her mother, Anna Dunham of Charlotte; her brother, Sammie Dunham of New York City; 20 grandchildren; and 23 great-grandchildren.

The family will receive friends from 7 to 8 tonight at Beasley's Chapel in Charlotte.

Robinson Funeral Home is in charge of local arrangements.

Faye Hilton
FORT MILL - Mrs. Faye Hope Howell Hilton, 73, of 405 Calhoun St. died Monday, March 2, 1998, at Piedmont Medical Center.

The funeral will be 7 tonight at Greene Funeral Home, with the Rev. Larry Williams officiating and Dr. George Dye assisting. Burial will be at Forest Hills Cemetery.

A Rock Hill native, Mrs. Hilton was a member of Faith Pentecostal Holiness Church. She was the widow of Marion H. "Hency" Hilton Sr.

Surviving are two sons, Marion H. Hilton Jr. of Fort Mill and Danny Hilton of Rock Hill; her daughter, Barbara Furr of Anson County, N.C.; her mother, Mabelle Whitaker Howell of Rock Hill; six grandchildren; and her great-grandchild.

The family will receive friends at Greene Funeral Home after the service and at other times at the home of her son Marion H. Hilton Jr., 403 Calhoun St.

Johnnie Mae McClure
CHESTER - Mrs. Johnnie Mae McClure, 86, of Magnolia Manor, formerly of 2216 Cedar Grove Church Road, died Thursday, Feb. 26, 1998, at Piedmont Medical Center.

The funeral will be 3 p.m. Wednesday at Cedar Grove Baptist Church, with the Rev. W.W. Thompson officiating and the Rev. Joyce Lowry assisting. Burial will be at the church cemetery.

A York County native, Mrs. McClure was the widow of Woodrow McClure and was a homemaker. She was a member of Cedar Grove Baptist Church where she was past president of the Missionary Circle, a member of the hymnal choir and a member of the Union Aide Society. She was a member of the AP&B Society Lodge No. 3 and she attended York County public schools.

Surviving are her brother, Willie Carter of Brooklyn, N.Y.; and her sister, Beatrice Simpson of Brooklyn, N.Y.

The family will receive friends at Denton Funeral Home.

Mary Rosebrough
SHARON - Miss Mary Matilda "Tick" Rosebrough, 85, of 1105 Carnation Lane died Saturday, Feb. 28, 1998, at Piedmont Medical Center in Rock Hill.

The funeral will be 3 p.m. Wednesday at St. John Baptist Church, with the Rev. Tony N. Dogan officiating and the Rev. James Burris assisting. Burial will be at the church cemetery.

Born in Sharon, Miss Rosebrough was a member of St. John Baptist Church, where she sang in the senior choir, was the church clerk and was involved in other church auxiliaries. She was a member of the AP&B Society and the Friendly Aid Society.

Surviving are six grandchildren whom she reared, Debra Ann Dye of the home, Jerri D. Neal, Terri M. Dye, LaJune D. Knox and Tammy D. Thompson, all of York and Ular J. "Jimmy" Dye of Enoree; and 10 great-grandchildren.

The body may be viewed from 5 to 7 tonight at Wright Funeral Home in York and will be placed in the church at 2 p.m. Wednesday.

William Smith
THOMASVILLE, N.C. - Mr. William "Boodie" Smith, 69, of 1006 Unity St. died Friday, Feb. 27, 1998, at Winston-Salem Rehabilitation & Health Care Center.

The funeral will be 1 p.m. Wednesday at Friendship Baptist Church, with the Rev. H.N. Goode officiating. Burial will follow at Oakwood Memorial Park in High Point, N.C.

Born in York County, Mr. Smith was employed at Bill Mangum Concrete Co. in High Point for several years. He was a member of Friendship Baptist Church and its Male Chorus. He attended the public schools of South Carolina and was a Thomasville resident for over 30 years.

Surviving are his wife, Robbie Lee Miller Smith of the home; two foster sons, Rodney "Bo" Edwards of Baltimore and Freddy Eugene Smith of Hickory Grove; his sister, Marie Davis of Hickory Grove; his stepmother, Maggie McCoy of High Point; his grandmother, Allene Nichols of Hickory Grove; his half brother, Alex McCoy of High Point; five half sisters, Sarah Williams, Bobbie Mills and Mable McCoy, all of High Point, Ovelia McCoy of Gaffney and Betty Haywood of Virginia.

The family will receive friends from 7 to 8 tonight at S.E. Thomas Funeral Home and other times at the home.

Frankie Yates
FORT MILL - Mrs. Frankie Joe Snyder Yates, 65, of 211 Spratt St. died Sunday, March 1, 1998, at Piedmont Medical Center in Rock Hill.

Funeral arrangements will be announced by Cauthen Funeral Home.

Pauline Brunson
GREAT FALLS - Mrs. Pauline West Brunson, 82, of 5116 Great Falls Highway died Tuesday, March 3, 1998, at Tanglewood Nursing Home in Ridgeway.

The funeral will be 11 a.m. Thursday at Evangel Temple Assembly of God Church, with the Revs. Mike Sollers and Billy Anderson officiating. Burial will be at Greenlawn Cemetery.

Born in Kershaw County, Mrs. Brunson was a dietitian at Great Falls High School cafeteria and an Avon representative for more than 30 years. She was a charter member of Evangel Temple Assembly of God, where she taught the ladies' Bible class for many years and was a missions booster. She attended school in Kershaw and was a 1932 graduate of Great Falls High School.

She was the widow of Lucius L. Brunson.

Surviving are her son, Ralph Brunson of Great Falls; her daughter, Paulette Brunson of Great Falls; two sisters, Ruby Yarbarough of Spartanburg and Margaret Freeman of Greenville; two grandsons; and two great-grandchildren.

The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 tonight at Dantzler-Baker Funeral Home.

Memorials may be made to Evangel Temple Assembly of God building fund, P.O. Box 44, Great Falls, SC 29055.

John Crockett
FORT MILL - Mr. John Lewis Crockett of 109 Gilmore St. died Sunday, March 1, 1998, at his home.

The funeral will be 3 p.m. Thursday at Bethlehem Baptist Church, with the Rev. Carlwell Culp officiating and the Rev. Mildred Patton assisting. Burial will be at Green Hill Cemetery.

An Edgemoor native, Mr. Crockett attended Chester County public schools. He was a former construction worker.

Surviving are his wife, Hester Ervin of Fort Mill; two brothers, Audrey Crockett Jr. and James Crockett, both of Rock Hill; and five sisters, Minnie Davis and Maggie Bouler, both of Rock Hill, Bessie White of Fort Mill, Thelma Barber and Mary Massey, both of Charlotte.

The family will receive friends at 2:30 p.m. Thursday at Bethlehem Baptist Church.

The family will receive friends at the home.

Robinson Funeral Home is in charge.

Kimberlin Marthers
ROCK HILL - Kimberlin Shea Marthers, the infant daughter of Celeste D. Marthers of 3162 Devonshire Drive, died Monday, March 2, 1998, at Carolinas Medical Center in Charlotte.

A graveside service will be 11 a.m. today at Grandview Memorial Park, with the Rev. Terry Wingate officiating.

Surviving in addition to her mother are her maternal grandparents, Marvin Marthers of Columbia and Delane Marthers of Rock Hill; her maternal great-grandparents, Jesse J. and Nell Cameron and Bobby and Ellen Crosby, all of Rock Hill; and her great-great-grandmother, Mae Marthers of Rock Hill.

The family will receive friends from 2 to 5 p.m. today at the home, after the graveside service.

Memorials may be made to Carolinas Medical Center Genetic Research Center, 1000 Blythe Blvd., Charlotte, NC 28203.

Greene Funeral Home is in charge.

Johnnie Mae McClure
CHESTER - Mrs. Johnnie Mae McClure, 86, of Magnolia Manor, formerly of 2216 Cedar Grove Church Road, died Thursday, Feb. 26, 1998, at Piedmont Medical Center in Rock Hill.

The funeral will be 3 p.m. today at Cedar Grove Baptist Church, with the Rev. W.W. Thompson officiating and the Rev. George Lowry assisting. Burial will be at the church cemetery.

A York County native, Mrs. McClure was the widow of Woodrow McClure and was a homemaker. She was a member of Cedar Grove Baptist Church where she was past president of the Missionary Circle, a member of the hymnal choir and a member of the Union Aide Society. She was a member of the AP&B Society Lodge No. 3 and she attended York County public schools.

Surviving are her brother, Willie Carter of Brooklyn, N.Y.; and her sister, Beatrice Simpson of Brooklyn, N.Y.

The family will receive friends at 2:30 to 3 p.m. today at the church.

Denton Funeral Home is in charge.

Dorothy Sexton
FORT MILL - Mrs. Dorothy Helms Sexton, 75, of 400 Calhoun St. died Monday, March 2, 1998, in Columbia.

A graveside service will be 2 p.m. Thursday at Bethesda Presbyterian Church Cemetery, with the Rev. Jessie Sims officiating.

Mrs. Sexton was born in Stanly County, N.C., and was a homemaker.

Surviving are two sons, Albert R. Sexton and William E. Sexton, both of Fort Mill; her daughter, Barbara Hughes of York; two brothers, Jack Morgan and George L. Morgan, both of Rock Hill; two sisters, Willie McDaniel and Josephine Wells, both of Rock Hill; three grandchildren; and her great-grandchild.

The family will receive friends from noon to 1 p.m. Thursday at Whitesell-Wolfe Funeral Home and at other times at the home of her son, Albert R. Sexton, 400 Calhoun St.

Jessie Sullivan
LINCOLNTON, N.C. - Mrs. Jessie Prue Reynolds Sullivan, 74, died Tuesday, March 3, 1998, at Presbyterian Hospital.

The funeral will be 2 p.m. Thursday at Laboratory United Methodist Church, with the Rev. Linda Stack Morgan officiating. Burial will be at the church cemetery.

Born in Lincoln County, N.C., Mrs. Sullivan was a retired textile worker. She was the widow of Heyman Sullivan.

Surviving are two daughters, Sandra S. Gore of Asheboro, N.C., and Anita S. Coxton of Rock Hill; five sisters, Betty Reynolds Norris of Phoenix, Jean Reynolds Lyon of Texas, Shirley Reynolds Saine of Lincolnton, Viola Reynolds Hopkins of Balitmore and Dorothy Reynolds Willis of Dallas, N.C.; and four grandchildren.

The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 tonight at Warlick Funeral Home.

Memorials may be made to Laboratory United Methodist Church, 2896 Laboratory Road, Lincolnton, NC 28092.

Sue White
NORTH CHARLESTON - Mrs. Sue Danie White, 98, died Monday, March 2, 1998, in Charleston.

The funeral will be 2 p.m. Thursday at The First Pentecostal Holiness Church in Mount Pleasant, formerly Safe Harbor Church, Six Mile. Burial will be at Mount Pleasant Memorial Gardens.

Born in Shulerville, Mrs. White was a charter member of The First Pentecostal Holiness Church of Mount Pleasant, Safe Harbor Church.

Surviving are four sons, Andy White of James Island, Dan White and Ray White, both of North Charleston, and Aimer White of Conway; three daughters, Lavonia White of Mount Pleasant, Sue Green of Davie, Fla., and Joyce Brown of Cross; three sisters, Mae Lewis of Rock Hill, Lottie Shuler of Jamestown and Lillie Clark of McBeth; 22 grandchildren; 39 great-grandchildren; and five great-great-grandchildren.

J. Henry Stuhr Inc. is in charge.


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