Miscellaneous York County, South Carolina Obituaries

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James Correll Sr.

WHITE ROCK - Mr. James Leonard Correll Sr., 83, formerly of Inman died Friday, April 30, 1999, at the Lowman Home.

Cryptside services will be 3 p.m. Sunday at Roselawn Mausoleum, with the Rev. Bert Sistare officiating.

A native of Boiling Springs, he was a son of the late James Marshall Correll and Annie Foster Correll. He was a retired automotive parts salesman. He was a U.S. Army veteran of World War II. He was a member of Inman United Methodist Church and served as a member of the S.C. United Methodist Annual Conference for 10 years. He served on the Inman Town Council for several years and was a charter member of the Inman Lions Club.

Surviving are his wife, Willie Mae Burns Correll; his daughter, Judy C. Buchanan of West Columbia; his son, the Rev. James L. Correll Jr. of York; four sisters, Connie C. West, Louise C. Howell, Mildred C. Fox and Hazel C. Bennett, all of Inman; his brother, Clyde A. Correll of Inman; and three grandchildren.

The family will receive friends from 2 to 3 p.m. Sunday at Seawright Funeral Home in Inman and at other times at the home of his sister, Hazel C. Bennett, 28 S. Main St., Inman.

Vernon Catoe

LANCASTER - Mr. Vernon Catoe, 73, of 1008 Hudson St. died Thursday, April 29, 1999, at Springs Memorial Hospital.

The funeral will be 3 p.m. today at Glenwood Heights Baptist Church, with the Rev. Ron Gregory officiating. Burial will be at West Side Cemetery.

A native of Lancaster, Mr. Catoe was a son of the late Wesley Burrell Catoe and Oddie Talbert Catoe. He was retired from the U.S. Navy. He was a member of the Glenwood Heights Baptist Church and was the retired owner-operator of the Cedar Creek Amoco Bait and Tackle Shop.

Surviving are his wife, Dorothy Dabney Catoe; and his brother, Claude Catoe of Hannibal, Mo.

Memorials may be made to Glenwood Heights Baptist Church, 600 Nichols Road, Lancaster, SC 29720.

Cauthen Funeral Home is in charge.

Rosie Foster

CHARLOTTE - Mrs. Rosie Lee Foster, 74, died Friday, April 30, 1999, at Presbyterian Hospital.

The funeral will be 11 a.m. Monday at Heritage Funeral Home, with the Rev Tommy Brazell officiating. Burial will be at Sharon Memorial Park.

A native of Mecklenburg County, she was a daughter of the late Amos Taylor and Fannie Mae Taylor. She was the widow of Leonard J. Foster.

Surviving are two sons, David Foster of Iron Station and Leonard Foster Jr. of Charlotte; two daughters, Barbara Helms and Linda Furr, both of Richburg; her brother, Thurman Miller; 10 grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren.

The family will receive friends from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Sunday at Heritage Funeral Home, 4431 Old Monroe Road, Matthews, N.C.

James Galloway

ROCK HILL - Mr. James D. Galloway, 91, of 1330 India Hook Road died Wednesday, April 28, 1999, at Piedmont Medical Center.

A graveside service will be 11:30 a.m. today at Forest Hills Cemetery, with the Rev. Dr. W. Timothy McClendon and the Rev. Linda B. Dunn officiating.

A native of Bishopville, Mr. Galloway was a son of the late James Dalton Galloway and Kathryn Jane Arail McCaskill Galloway. He was the widower of Marian Elizabeth Reames Galloway.

Mr. Galloway was a retired merchant and member of St. John's United Methodist Church and its men's Bible class. He was a member of the Kiwanis Club and served on the boards of the YMCA, the Salvation Army and the Rock Hill Area Chamber of Commerce.

Surviving are his son, James D. Galloway Jr. of Rock Hill; his daughter, Mary Jane Galloway Quattlebaum of Greenville; his sister, Sara Ackerman of Columbia; six grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.

Memorials may be made to St. John's United Methodist Church building fund, P.O. Box 149, Rock Hill, SC 29731.

Cauthen Funeral Home is in charge.

Edward Garrison

ROCK HILL - Mr. Edward Wayne Garrison, 34, 4540 Strait Road, died Thursday, April 29, 1999.

Arrangements will be announced by Greene Funeral Home.

Glenn Giles Sr.

SHARON - The Rev. Glenn Herndon Giles Sr., 97, of the Thompson Quarter Community died Thursday, April 29, 1999, at the home of his daughter in Brooklyn, N.Y.

The funeral will be 2 p.m. Sunday at Mount Hopewell Baptist Church in Sharon, with the Rev. Raymond T. Davis officiating and the Rev. Robert Burkins assisting. The Rev. F.R. Giles will give the eulogy. Burial will be at the church cemetery.

A native of Chester County, the Rev. Giles was a son of the late Frank Giles and Louise Neal Giles. He was the widower of Nettie Jeter Giles. He was a member of Mount Hopewell Baptist Church and former member of Cross Road Baptist Church. He attended Friendship Junior College in Rock Hill and was a former trustee at Friendship. He was the pastor at churches in South Carolina. He last served at Mount Zion Baptist Church in McConnells. He was a teacher in Chester and Union counties. He was a retired farmer.

Surviving are five sons, Lester Giles and Glenn Giles Jr., both of Sharon, Vernon Giles of Alabama, Fred Giles of Pittsburgh, Pa., and the Rev. F.R. Giles of Taylors; 10 daughters, Daisy Burkins of McConnells, Sally Inman, Lillie Giles and Mattie Ferrell, all of Brooklyn, Anita Sawyer of Virginia Beach, Va., Carolyn Louise Burrell and Irene Durham, both of Winston-Salem, N.C., Evelyn Hudnall of Heathville, Va., Minnie Long of Cambria Heights, N.Y., and Peggy Giles of Ohio; 38 grandchildren; and many great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren.

The family will receive friends at the home of Lester and Maggie Giles, 4117 Giles Road, Sharon.

The body will be taken to the church at 1:30 p.m. Sunday.

King's Funeral Home, 135 Cemetery St., Chester, is in charge.

Loueelza Hailey

ROCK HILL - Mrs. Loueelza Gregory Hailey, 73, of 323-D N. Jones Ave. died Thursday, April 29, 1999, at Piedmont Medical Center.

The funeral will be 2:30 p.m. Sunday at Greene Funeral Home, with the Rev. Bill Shytle officiating, Burial will be 4:30 p.m. Sunday at Bethel Baptist Church Cemetery in Jefferson.

A native of Jefferson, Mrs. Hailey was a daughter of the late John Gregory and Lula Melton Gregory. She was a homemaker and member of the First Church of the Nazarene.

Surviving are her son, Billy Ray Hailey of Rock Hill; her brother, Thomas Gregory of Rock Hill; two sisters, Wyonnie Gregory and Olivia Sullivan, both of Rock Hill; and her grandchild.

The family will receive friends from 5 to 7 tonight at Greene Funeral Home and at other times at the home of her son, Billy Ray Hailey, 1854 Forest Lake Drive, Rock Hill.

Memorials may be made to Rock Hill Senior Citizens Center, 150 Johnston St., Rock Hill, SC 29730.

Gilbert Jackson Jr.

ROCK HILL - Gilbert Jackson Jr., 14, of 1029 Albert St. died Thursday, April 29, 1999, at home.

The funeral will be 3 p.m. Sunday at Union Baptist Church, with the Rev. Ronnie Baxter officiating and the Revs. Charles Crockett and John Simpson assisting. Burial will be at Forest Hill Cemetery.

He was a native of York County. He was an eighth-grader student at Sullivan Middle School. He was a member of Union Baptist Church, where he was a member of the youth choir and the Royal Ambassadors of Union. He played football for the Sunset Park Trojans.

Surviving are his parents, Gilbert and Stacy W. Jackson of the home; his brother, Trenton J. Jackson of the home; his sister, Kameta V. Jackson of the home; and his paternal grandfather, Phillip Jackson Sr. of Rock Hill.

The body may be viewed from 5 to 7 p.m. tonight at Robinson Funeral Home.

The body will be placed in the church at 2 p.m. Sunday.

Ora Massey

CHESTER - Mrs. Ora Gist Massey, 97, of 740 Celsey St. died Friday, April 30, 1999, at Chester County Nursing Center.

Arrangements will be announced by King's Funeral Home, 135 Cemetery St., Chester.

Sylvia McCrinmon

CLARKTON, N.C. - Mrs. Sylvia White Kirkpatrick McCrinmon, formerly of Chester, died Monday, April 26, 1999, in Clarkton.

The funeral will be 4 p.m. Saturday at Gethsemane Baptist Church in Chester, with the Rev. Charles Pratt officiating. Burial will be at the Gethsemane church cemetery.

A native of Chester, Mrs. McCrinmon was a daughter of the late Lorenda White and John White. She attended Chester County public schools and joined Gethsemane Baptist Church.

Surviving are her husband, James McCrinmon; two sons, William Kirkpatrick and Phillip Green, both of Chester; four daughters, Charlene Sabree, Gertrude Worthy and Rhonda Neal, all of Chester, and Sandra Harmon of Chester, Pa.; and her brother, Thaddus White of Chester, Pa.

The body may be viewed from from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. today at Christopher King's Funeral Home, 703 Old York Road.

The body will be placed in the church at 3 p.m. Saturday.

The family will be at the home of Emma White, 103 Center St. Apt. 44, Chester.

Billy Miller

GREAT FALLS, Mont. - Mr. Billy Bruce Miller, 60, of 3000 Lower River Road died Wednesday, April 28, 1999, at a local hospital.

A memorial service will be 2 p.m. Monday at Great Falls Civic Center.

A native of Rock Hill, Mr. Miller was a self-employed attorney and justice of the peace in Cascade County. He was a former clerk with the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals in San Francisco and a mechanical engineer in Berkeley, Calif. He was a graduate of Laney College, Oakland, Calif.; University of California at Berkeley; and the Lincoln University School of Law, San Francisco, where he earned his law degree. He retired from the U.S. Navy in 1967.

Surviving are his wife, Joan E. Cook; his daughter, Elaine Brown of Oakland; his brother, Earl Lee Miller of Brunswick, Ga.; and his sister, Margie Miller of New York.

O'Connor Funeral Home, 2425 8th Ave. N., Great Falls, MT 59401 is in charge.

Sara Plyler

LANCASTER - Mrs. Sara T. Haney Plyler, 82, of 1109 Hawthorne Road died Friday, April 30, 1999, at Springs Memorial Hospital.

The funeral will be 2 p.m. today at First Baptist Church, with the Revs. Shane Patrick and Roy Barnes officiating. Entombment will be at Lancaster Memorial Park Mausoleum.

A native of Pelzer, she was the widow of Ellis Braxton Haney and Eugene Parks Plyler. She was co-owner of Lancaster Memorial Park and former owner of Sea Spray in North Myrtle Beach. She was a past member of the Evening Garden Club and member of First Baptist Church, where she was active in WMU, Oasis and the Fidelis Bible Class.

Surviving are her sister, Hazel McKee of New Orleans, La.; two stepdaughters, Virginia Riggins of Lancaster and Pat Watts of Murrells Inlet; her stepson, Lowry K. Plyler of Lancaster; seven step grandchildren; 13 step great-grandchildren; and six step great-great-grandchildren.

Memorials may be made to the First Baptist Church building fund, 300 S. Market St., Lancaster, SC 29720 or to American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 1142, Lancaster, SC 29721.

Hettie Pressley

CHESTER - Mrs. Hettie Mae Brown Pressley, 92, of 2692 Lowrys Highway died Friday, April 30, 1999, at Chester County Hospital.

The graveside service will be 3 p.m. Sunday at Zion Presbyterian Church Cemetery, with the Rev. Dr. Fred Thompson Jr. and the Rev. Chip Sneed officiating.

A native of Chester County, Mrs. Pressley was a daughter of the late Clarence Brown and Alma Grant Brown. She was the widow of James Brenton Pressley Sr. She was a member of Zion Presbyterian Church. She was a graduate of Chester County schools and attended Winthrop College.

Surviving are three sons, James B. "Jim" Pressley Jr., Tom Brown Pressley and John Neely Pressley, all of Chester; her sister, Annie Lou Brown Frazer of Chester; and four grandchildren.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 tonight at Barron Funeral Home.

Memorials may be made to Zion Presbyterian Church, 2709 Lowrys Highway, Chester, SC 29706.

Marvin Thomas

SHARON - Mr. Marvin "Gismo" Thomas, 69, of 3041 Montview Road died Friday, April 30, 1999, at the Veterans Administration Hospital in Asheville, N.C.

The funeral will be 2 p.m. Sunday at M.L. Ford and Sons Funeral Home in Clover. Burial will be at Lakeview Memory Gardens in York.

A native of Cherokee County, Mr. Thomas was a son of the late Joseph Marion Thomas and Lydia Prince Thomas. He was the widower of Pansy B. Thomas. He was an auto mechanic and n U.S. Army veteran of World War II.

Surviving are two brothers, Anvil M. Thomas of Clover and Bud Thomas of Shelby; and two sisters, Ruth T. Hawkins of Clover and Mary Belle T. Dean of Crestview, Fla.

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

Memorials may be made to Hospice Care Unit, VA Hospital, 1100 Tunnel Road, Asheville, NC 28805. 

M.F. Blackmon

HEATH SPRINGS - Mr. M.F. Blackmon, 72, of 4112 Matanda Lane died Friday, April 30, 1999, at Springs Memorial Hospital in Lancaster.

The funeral will be 4 p.m. today at Flint River Baptist Church, with the Rev. Steve Neal officiating. Burial will be at the church cemetery.

A native of Lancaster County, Mr. Blackmon was a son of the late Clifford Sam Blackmon and Cola Couch Blackmon. He was retired from the packing department of Springs Industries' Grace Bleachery. He was also a farmer and a member of Flint Ridge Baptist Church.

Surviving are his wife, Margaret Clements Blackmon; three sons, Jimmy Blackmon, Randy Blackmon and Steve Blackmon, all of Heath Springs; three brothers, Ben Blackmon of Lancaster, and Clifford Blackmon and Bobby Bruce Blackmon, both of Heath Springs; his sister, Virda Horton of Kershaw; and six grandchildren.

Memorials may be made to the charity of one's choice.

Hartley Funeral Home of Lancaster is in charge.

Edward Garrison

ROCK HILL - Mr. Edward Wayne Garrison, 34, of 4540 Strait Road died Thursday, April 29, 1999.

A graveside service will be 4 p.m. Monday at Grandview Memorial Park, with the Rev. Dr. John W. Cabe officiating.

A native of Rock Hill, Mr. Garrison was a member of Riverside Baptist Church and was a maintenance worker at the Comfort Inn in Fort Mill. He was a former Boy Scout.

Surviving are his parents, Carl S. and Cynthia "Louise" Stewart Garrison; his brother, Bruce H. Garrison of Rock Hill; two sisters, Patricia "Pat" Kay G. Willett of Brandon, Fla., and Gloria "Donna" G. Yarbrough of Rock Hill; and his paternal grandmother, Earline Stewart of York.

The family will receive friends from 4 to 6 tonight at Greene Funeral Home and at other times at the home.

Joseph Mattox

CHARLOTTE - Mr. Joseph Zeb Mattox, 73, of Charlotte died Saturday, May 1, 1999, at Wesley Care Center.

The funeral will be private.

A native of Union County, N.C., Mr. Mattox was the son of the late Zebulon Mattox and Minnie Medlin Mattox. He was a member of Selwyn Avenue Presbyterian Church and a Marine Corps veteran of World War II. He was a retired cattle farmer in York County.

Surviving are his wife, Elizabeth Plyler Mattox; two sons, Franklin Zeb Mattox of Hickory Grove and Mark S. Mattox of York; two daughters, Sandra Mattox Talbert of Charlotte and Susan Mattox Little of Harrisburg, N.C.; three brothers, Ormand Mattox, Thomas W. Mattox and John R. Mattox, all of Charlotte; three sisters, Virginia Blackwell of Yanceyville, N.C., and Elizabeth Greene and Sara Allison, both of Charlotte; and two grandchildren.

The family will receive friends from 3 to 5 p.m. today at the home of his daughter, Sandra M. Talbert, 4225 Black Sycamore Drive in Charlotte.

Memorials may be made to the Alzheimers Association, 3240 Shamrock Drive, Charlotte, NC 28215-3298.

McEwen Funeral Service in Charlotte is in charge.

Wade Mullis

YORK - Mr. Wade Leonard Mullis, 67, of 3055 Mullis Road died Saturday, May 1, 1999, at Piedmont Medical Center in Rock Hill.

The funeral will be 2 p.m. Monday at Scherer Memorial Presbyterian Church, with the Rev. Rick Lindsay officiating. Burial will be at Lakeview Memorial Gardens.

A native of Union County, N.C., Mr. Mullis was a son of the late Wade Lindsay Mullis and Mary Purser Mullis. He was a U.S. Army veteran and a retired mechanic for A.G. Boone.

Surviving are his wife, Janice Joann Anderson Mullis; his son, Wade Timothy Mullis of York; two daughters, Renee M. Kimrey of York and Annette M. Taylor of Clover; two brothers, Donald Ray Mullis and Jerry Mullis, both of Charlotte; his sister, Lena Allen of Matthews, N.C.; and three grandchildren.

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

Vena Mae Smith

LANCASTER - Mrs. Vena Mae Bradley Smith, 54, of 1892 Camp Creek Road died Friday, April 30, 1999, at Springs Memorial Hospital.

The funeral will be 4 p.m. Monday at Cauthen Funeral Home. Burial will be at Lancaster Memorial Park.

A native of Lancaster, Mrs. Smith was a homemaker and was the daughter of the late Morris Bradley and Ethel Bradley.

Surviving are her husband, Wayne Smith of Lancaster; two sons, Wayne Knight and Stephen Clyburn, both of Lancaster; four daughters, Sandra Knight, Ren?e Clyburn Amerson, Stephanie Clyburn Faile and Stephanie Clyburn, all of Lancaster; two brothers, Morris Bradley and Joey Bradley, both of Lancaster; three sisters, Miriam Henry, Marlene Bradley Cauthen and Vickey Broward, all of Lancaster; 13 grandchildren; and her great-grandchild.

The family will receive friends from 3 to 5 p.m. today at Cauthen Funeral Home and at other times at the home of Marlene Bradley Cauthen, 1079 10th St., Lancaster. 


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