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Mamie Catoe
KERSHAW - Mrs. Mamie Leona Hilton Catoe, 100, of 1841 Ellis Road died Tuesday, March 17, 1998, at Springdale Village in Camden.

The funeral will be 11 a.m. Thursday at Mount Pisgah Baptist Church, with the Rev. Dr. Clay Shook officiating. Burial will be at the church cemetery.

Born in Kershaw, Mrs. Catoe was a homemaker and a member of the Kershaw Senior Citizens. She was a member of Mount Pisgah Baptist Church, where she was the oldest member ever recorded on the roll and worked in the church nursery for many years. She was the widow of Zellie Armstrong Catoe.

Surviving are four daughters, Polly Albertine Jones of Florence, and Myrtis Catoe, Anice Bauknight and Jo Wieters, all of Columbia; eight grandchildren; and 17 great-grandchildren.

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

Memorials may be made to Mount Pisgah Baptist Church, 2140 McBee Highway, Jefferson, SC 29718.

Cauthen Funeral Home is in charge.

George Cousar
CHARLOTTE - Mr. George Cousar, 69, formerly of 5466 Howze Road, Catawba, died Tuesday, March 17, 1998, at Mercy South Hospital in Pineville, N.C.

Funeral arrangements will be announced by King's Funeral Home.

Bessie Gore
CHESTER - Mrs. Bessie B. Gore, 64, of 3054 Pinckney Road died Sunday, March 15, 1998, at Baptist Medical Center in Columbia.

The funeral will be 3 p.m. Friday at Zion Pilgrim Baptist Church, with the Rev. Curtis Washington officiating and the Revs. W.W. Thompson, W. White Jr. and James Owens assisting. Burial will be at Gore's Cemetery.

A Chester native, Mrs. Gore was a member of Zion Pilgrim Baptist Church where she was an usher and a missionary. She retired from Chester Park Elementary School as a food service attendant. She was educated in Chester County public schools.

Surviving are her husband, Tommie H. Gore of the home; her mother, Viola Archie of Chester; two brothers, Jerry Wilks and William Wilks, both of Washington, D.C.; and two sisters, Rosalind Wilks and Mary Simmons, both of Washington, D.C..

The family will receive friends at the home.

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

King's Funeral Home is in charge.

John Hegwood
ROCK HILL - Mr. John James "Jack" Hegwood, 76, of 2266 Ferncliff Road died Monday, March 16, 1998, at Piedmont Medical Center.

The funeral will be 3 p.m. Wednesday at Ebenezer ARP Church, with Drs. Jack Basie and Boyce Wilson officiating. Burial will be at Grandview Memorial Park.

Born in Chester, Mr. Hegwood was retired from Railway Postal Service. He was a member of Ebenezer ARP Church, where he was a deacon. He served in the 9th Air Force, participated in the D-Day invasion of France and was awarded the Purple Heart. He was secretary of the Elks Lodge and was a volunteer at Hope House.

Surviving are his wife, Elaine Dabney Hegwood; two daughters, Marie Burton and Joyce Harris, both of Rock Hill; his brother, William J. Hegwood of Rock Hill; his sister, Virginia Burrell of Rock Hill; four grandchildren; and his great-grandchild.

The family will receive friends at the home.

Memorials may be made to Hope Inc., 725 Crest, Rock Hill, SC 29730.

Cauthen Funeral Home is in charge.

Robert Jackson Sr.
ROCK HILL - Mr. Robert H. Jackson Sr., 80, of 1271 S. Anderson Road died Sunday, March 15, 1998, at Presbyterian Hospital in Charlotte.

The funeral will be 3 p.m. today at Neely's Creek ARP Church, with the Revs. Bill Fleming and Tommy Huddleston officiating. Burial will be at the church cemetery.

Born in Lancaster County, Mr. Jackson was a farmer and was retired from Rock Hill Printing & Finishing Co. He was a member of Neely's Creek ARP Church.

Surviving are his son, Robert H. "Bob" Jackson Jr. of Rock Hill; his daughter, Connie Clary Ledford of Rock Hill; two brothers, Luther Jackson and Elbert Jackson, both of Lancaster; his sister, Emma Lee Sims of Asheville, N.C.; and two grandchildren.

Memorials may be made to Neely's Creek ARP Church organ fund, 974 Neely's Creek Road, Rock Hill, SC 29730.

Cauthen Funeral Home is in charge.

Lazzone Leach Jr.
LANCASTER - Mr. Lazzone Leach Jr., 68, of 401 Elm St. died Monday, March 16, 1998, at Elliott Spring Hospital.

The funeral will be 2 p.m. Friday at New Hope AME Zion Church, with the Revs. Doris Holmes and Kenneth Cauthen officiating. Burial will follow at the church cemetery.

Born in Lancaster, Mr. Leach was a member of New Hope AME Zion Church.

Surviving are his stepmother, Viela D. Leach; and four stepsisters, Sarah McIlwain, Mary Hood, Diane Ray and Margaret Ray, all of Charlotte.

The family will receive friends at the home.

The body may be viewed from 3 to 6 p.m. Thursday at McCray Funeral Home.

Roy Meetze
GREENVILLE - Mr. Roy Brooks Meetze, 83, of 48 Rockwood Drive died Tuesday, March 17, 1998.

The funeral will be 11 a.m. Thursday at The Mackey Mortuary, with the Revs. Robert G. Coon and Susan Crowell officiating. Burial will be at Woodlawn Memorial Park.

Born in Bostic, N.C., Mr. Meetze was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church and was an Army veteran of World War II. He was employed by Railway Express Agency before his retirement. He was the widower of Evelyn Traynham Meetze.

Surviving are his wife, Marguerite Morgan Meetze of the home; three sons, Ronald W. Meetze of Greenville, Kenneth A. Meetze of Rock Hill and Tommy Morgan of Simpsonville; his daughter, Beverly Morgan McClanahan of Columbia; six grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.

The family will receive friends at the home.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Hospice of St. Francis Hospital, 414-A Pettigru St., Greenville, SC 29601.

Elizabeth Proctor
SATELLITE BEACH, Fla. - Mrs. Elizabeth "Betty" Blackmon Proctor, 74, died Sunday, March 15, 1998.

A graveside service will be 2 p.m. Thursday at Laurelwood Cemetery in Rock Hill, with the Rev. Parker Williamson officiating.

Born in Rock Hill, Mrs. Proctor graduated from Winthrop College in 1943. She was a homemaker and a volunteer for the Brevard Art and Science Museum.

Surviving are her husband, Robert Edward Proctor of Satellite Beach; three daughters, Elizabeth Proctor of East Windsor, N.J., Nancy Cruden of Summerville and Susan McKain of Scottsbluff, Neb.; her brother, William R. Blackmon Jr.; and four grandchildren.

The family will receive friends at the home of Sara P. Bird, 801 Milton Ave., Rock Hill.

Memorials may be made to the American Heart Association, 300 E. Henry St., Suite 101, Spartanburg, SC 29302-2630 or to the American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 2535, Rock Hill, SC 29732.

Bass Funeral Home is in charge.

Lillian Tumbleston
CHARLESTON - Mrs. Lillian B. Tumbleston, 80, died Monday, March 16, 1998.

The funeral will be noon today at J. Henry Stuhr Funeral Home. Burial will be at Carolina Memorial Gardens.

Born in Shawnee, Ga., Mrs. Tumbleston was a homemaker and a member of Friendship Baptist Church. She was the widow of Walter R. Tumbleston.

Surviving are two daughters, Claire T. Wertz of Charleston and Chelsa T. Herron of Rock Hill; her sister, Iris C. Charpia of North Charleston; five grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.

Rayvan Vickers
ROCK HILL - Mr. Rayvan Craig Vickers, 70, of 226 Pointe Circle died Sunday, March 15, 1998, at his home.

The funeral will be 2 p.m. today at Bass Funeral Home, with the Rev. Mike Lowery officiating. Burial will be at Forest Hills Cemetery.

Mr. Vickers was a retired salesman for Queen City Appliances.

Surviving are his wife, Reba Whitehurst Vickers; two sons, Bobby Devinney of Charlotte and Mike Vickers of Greenville; three daughters, Debbie Porter of Rock Hill, Sherry Roach of Easley and Diane Cason of Greenville; two brothers, Bobby Vickers of Denver, N.C., and Ed Vickers of North Carolina; his sister, Grace Smith of Forrest City, N.C.; nine grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.

Memorials may be made to York County Hospice, 325 S. Oakland Ave., Rock Hill, SC 29732.

Isaac White
ROCK HILL - Mr. Isaac White, 83, of 612 Lige St. died Sunday, March 15, 1998, at Lexington Medical Center in Columbia.

Funeral arrangements will be announced by Parker Funeral Home.

Henry Boulware
GREAT FALLS - Mr. Henry Boulware, 76, of 2 Cemetery St. died Sunday, March 15, 1998, at Piedmont Medical Center in Rock Hill.

The funeral will be 3 p.m. Friday at First Mount Zion Baptist Church, with the Rev. J. A. McFarlan officiating and the Revs. M. Golden and E. Jeter assisting. Burial will be at the church cemetery.

Born in Winnsboro, Mr. Boulware was a member of Pine Grove Baptist Church, where he was on the deacon board and was president of the senior choir. He was a member of the Mount Zion Masonic Lodge No. 127. He was a retired firefighter for J.P. Stevens and Co.

Surviving are his wife, Emma B. Boulware of the home; six sisters, Willie Wilson of Great Falls, Lottie Aldridge of Steelton, Penn., Mary Ruth Gunthrope of Winnsboro, Molly Reid of Washington, D.C., Estelle Felder of Jamaica, N.Y., and Janie Bell Caldwell of Virginia; and five grandchildren.

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

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

Bernard Fischesser
HOBE SOUND, Fla. - Mr. Bernard Fischesser, 73, died Tuesday, March 17, 1998.

A memorial service will be 5 p.m. Saturday at St. Luke's Episcopal Church in Port Salerno, Fla.

Born in Cincinnati, Mr. Fischesser was active in the golfing community for most of his life. His positions included vice president of the Toney Penna Golf Co. and general manager of the Village Golf Club. After two years of retirement, he joined the staff of the Eagle Marsh Golf Club. He had managed several condominiums, including the Corniche on Singer Island. He was an Army veteran of World War II. He was the widower of Barbara Fischesser.

Surviving are his wife, Gladys "Maggie" Fischesser; his son, Christopher Fischesser of Rock Hill; and five grandchildren.

Memorials may be made to St. Luke's Episcopal Church or to the charity of one's choice.

Young & Prill Funeral Home in Stuart, Fla., is in charge.

George Cousar
CHARLOTTE - Mr. George Washington "Wash" Cousar, 69, formerly of 5466 Howze Road, Catawba, died Tuesday, March 17, 1998, at Mercy South Hospital in Pineville, N.C.

Funeral arrangements will be announced by King's Funeral Home in Chester.

Bessie Gore
CHESTER - Mrs. Bessie B. Gore, 64, of 3054 Pinckney Road died Sunday, March 15, 1998, at Baptist Medical Center in Columbia.

The funeral will be 3 p.m. Friday at Zion Pilgrim Baptist Church, with the Rev. Curtis Washington officiating and the Revs. W.W. Thompson, W. White Jr. and James Owens assisting. Burial will be at Gore's Cemetery.

A Chester native, Mrs. Gore was a member of Zion Pilgrim Baptist Church, where she was an usher and a missionary. She retired from Chester Park Elementary School as a food service attendant. She was educated in Chester County public schools.

Surviving are her husband, Tommie H. Gore of the home; her mother, Viola Archie of Rock Hill; two brothers, Jerry Wilks and William Wilks, both of Washington, D.C.; and two sisters, Rosalind Wilks and Mary Simmons, both of Washington, D.C..

The family will receive friends at the home.

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

King's Funeral Home is in charge.

Dorothy McCullough
LOS ANGELES - Mrs. Dorothy Dean Carpenter McCullough, 67, died Thursday, Feb. 19, 1998.

Burial was at Inglewood Park Cemetery in Inglewood, Calif.

Surviving are her husband, Moses McCullough of Los Angeles, formerly of Rock Hill, and a 1955 graduate of Emmett Scott High School; 34 grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.

Adams Funeral Home was in charge.

Mary Morton
HIALEAH, Fla. - Mrs. Mary W. Morton, 94, died Tuesday, March 17, 1998, at her home.

Funeral arrangements will be announced by Bass Funeral Home.

Earl Wilson
CHESTER - Mr. Earl Wilson, 66, of 2147 Baton Rouge Road died Wednesday, March 18, 1998, at his home.

Funeral arrangements will be announced by King's Funeral Home.

Rev. Nathaniel Boyd
ROCK HILL - The Rev. Nathaniel "N.T." Boyd, 71, of 363 Porter Road died Monday, March 16, 1998, at Piedmont Medical Center.

The funeral will be 7 p.m. Saturday at Bethel Baptist Church in Mount Holly, N.C., with the Rev. A. L. Nickles officiating, the Rev. James P. Hawthorne giving the eulogy and the Revs. L. L. Hancock, B. R. Wilson, J. Friday, J. Crowder, T. Armstrong, C. McCorkle, P. Mosely, E. Rozzell, Keith McCrorey and G. Feimister assisting. Burial will be 2 p.m. Sunday at Grandview Memorial Park.

Born in Winnsboro, the Rev. Boyd was educated in the public schools of Fairfield County. He received a degree in religion from Friendship Junior College and an honorary doctor of divinity degree from Baltimore College. He was a Navy veteran of World War II. He was the owner and operator of Boyd and Son Building Construction Co. He was the pastor of Bethel Baptist Church in Mount Holly, N.C., for more than 30 years.

Surviving are his wife, Willie Mae McCrorey Boyd; his son, Alfred Boyd of Rock Hill; two daughters, Virginia Wilmore-Caldwell of Sumter and Phyllis B. Belton of Columbia; two sisters, Mattie B. Johnson of Philadelphia and Estelle B. Cooper of Chicago; his grandchild; and three great-grandchildren.

The family will receive friends at the home.

The body may be viewed from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday at First Calvary Baptist Church in Rock Hill.

The body will be placed in Bethel Baptist Church from 3 p.m. Saturday until the time of service.

Macon Funeral Home is in charge.

George Cousar
CHARLOTTE - Mr. George Washington "Wash" Cousar, 69, formerly of 5466 Howze Road, Catawba, died Tuesday, March 17, 1998, at Mercy South Hospital in Pineville, N.C.

The funeral will be 2 p.m. Saturday at Mount Zion AME Zion Church No. 1, with the Rev. Alan Stewart officiating and Dr. Miriam Crawford and the Rev. Al Hayes assisting. Burial will follow at the church cemetery.

A Chester County native, Mr. Cousar was a member of the Union Ezell AME Zion Church. He was a retired cement finisher and was educated in the public schools of Chester County.

Surviving are his wife, Marie Bradley Cousar of Catawba; four sons, George W. Cousar Jr. of Lancaster, Odell Cousar and Jerry Lee Cousar, both of Pennsylvania, and James E. Cousar of Catawba; his daughter Azalee Cousar of Catawba; two nieces that he reared, Ann Warren of New Jersey and Lahoma Cousar of Chester; two brothers, William Cousar of Chester and Earl Cousar of Catawba; two sisters, Amelia Hicklin of Charlotte and Etta Brown of Catawba; 13 grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; two stepgrandchildren; and five step-great-grandchildren.

The family will receive friends at the home of Marie Cousar, 5466 Howze Road.

The body will be placed in the church at 1 p.m. Saturday.

King's Funeral Home of Chester is in charge.

Bleeker Gardner
KERSHAW - Mrs. Bleeker Morgan Gardner, 101, of 4340 White Oak Circle died Wednesday, March 18, 1998, at Byrnes Medical Center in Columbia.

The funeral will be 3 p.m. Saturday at Buffalo Baptist Church, with the Revs. Bill Morris and Thurman Carnes officiating. Burial will be at the church cemetery.

Born in Kershaw, Mrs. Gardner was a homemaker and a member of Buffalo Baptist Church. She was the widow of Fred Isaac Gardner.

Surviving are five sons, Crawford F. Gardner and Ray T. Gardner, both of Kershaw, Coot J. Gardner of Winter Haven, Fla., Grady G. Gardner of Alexandria, Va., and Gerald L. Gardner of Patrick; five daughters, Ethel Updike of Helen, Ga., and Mary Scott, Floree Todd, Nell Brown and Helen G. Kennington, all of Kershaw; 23 grandchildren; and 28 great-grandchildren.

The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 tonight at Cauthen Funeral Home and other times at the home.

Memorials may be made to Buffalo Baptist Church, 6390 Lockhart Road, Kershaw, SC 29067.

Stella Gregory
FRANKLIN, N.C. - Mrs. Stella Woods Gregory, 88, died Thursday, March 19, 1998.

Surviving is her son, Ronnie Gregory of Rock Hill.

Funeral arrangements will be announced by Bryant Funeral Home.

Harold Honeycutt
ROCK HILL - Mr. Harold J. Honeycutt, 77, of 337 Ebenezer Ave. died Thursday, March 19, 1998, at Piedmont Medical Center.

Funeral arrangements will be announced by Greene Funeral Home.

Charles Huff
GREENVILLE - Mr. Charles W. Huff, 77, of 113 Merrifield Drive died Tuesday, March 17, 1998, at St. Francis Hospital.

A memorial service will be 2 p.m. Saturday at Northside United Methodist Church.

Born in Greenville County, Mr. Huff was a graduate of Greenville High School, received undergraduate degrees from Mars Hill Junior College and Wofford College, received a master's degree from the University of South Carolina and received his Ph.D from the University of Georgia.

He was professor emeritus of mathematics and a former department head at Winthrop University. He also taught at Auburn University, Penn State and University of South Carolina. At Winthrop he organized the Mathematics Student Chapter of the Archimedeans and was faculty advisor.

He was a member of Phi Kappa Phi, Kappa Mu Epsilon, the American Mathematical Society and Northside Methodist Church, where he was former head usher and member of the administrative board. He was a charter member of the York County Association for Retarded Citizens. He was an Army veteran of World War II.

Surviving are his wife, Eloise Morris Huff of the home; his son, William Charles Huff of Japan; three daughters, Elaine Morris Huff-Lowe of Pickens, Linda Cothran Huff of Mauldin and Karen Frances Huff-Lowe of the Bahamas; his sister, Clista Huff LeGrand of Greenville; and five grandchildren.

The family will receive friends from 7 to 8:30 tonight at Mackey Mortuary.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Northside United Methodist Church, 435 Summit Drive, Greenville, SC 29609 or Greenville Mental Retardation Foundation, PO Box 17467, Greenville, SC 29606.

Juanita Knight
LANCASTER - Mrs. Juanita Belk Knight, 91, of 1209 Hawthorne Road died Thursday, March 19, 1998, at Lancaster Convalescent Center.

The funeral will be 2 p.m. Saturday at Cauthen Funeral Home, with the Rev. James H. Spencer III officiating. Burial will be at Lancaster Memorial Park.

Born in Kershaw, Mrs. Knight was a member of Second Baptist Church for over 60 years where she was a member of the WMU and the Sunday school. She was the widow of John Monroe Knight.

Surviving are her son, Robert "Bobby" Knight of Soperton, Ga.; her daughter, Lib McGee of Lancaster; her sister, Annie Lockman of Lancaster; 13 grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren.

The family will receive friends at the home of Marion and Lib McGee, 1209 Hawthorne Road.

Memorials may be made to Second Baptist Church, 1426 Great Falls Highway, Lancaster, SC 29720.

Vance Mayfield
CHESTER - Mr. Vance "Van Dyke" Mayfield, 58, of 105 Dawson Drive, Chester Heights 2, Apt. 149 died Wednesday, March 18, 1998, at Chester County Hospital.

The funeral will be 3 p.m. Monday at Ebenezer Baptist Church, Leeds community, with the Rev. Oliver Royal officiating and the Rev. Jessie Boulware delivering the eulogy. Burial will follow at the church cemetery.

A Chester native, Mr. Mayfield was a former textile worker and a member of Ebenezer Baptist Church. He was educated in the public schools of Chester County.

Surviving are two brothers, A.C. Mayfield and James Mayfield, both of Carlisle; and six sisters, Louise Sanders, Sarah Mayfield, Ora B. Crank and Patricia Mayfield, all of Chester, and Emma Mayfield and Virginia Mayfield, both of New York.

The family will receive friends at the home of Patricia Mayfield, 609 Maple St.

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

King's Funeral Home is in charge.

Green McCollough
ROCK HILL - Mr. Green McCollough of 352 Sidney St. died Tuesday, March 17, 1998, at Piedmont Medical Center.

The funeral will be 2 p.m. Saturday at Rock Grove AME Zion Church, with the Rev. Ralph Washington officiating, the Rev. Rickey McCollough giving the eulogy and the Revs. John Brown and Johnny Worthy assisting. Burial will be at the church cemetery.

A York County native, Mr. McCollough was a retired employee of the City of Rock Hill. He was a member of Rock Grove AME Zion Church where he was a choir member and usher. He was an Army veteran, a member of the Masonic Four Cross Lodge No. 109, a member of the Lancaster Consistory No. 254 and a member of Menzel Temple No. 35. He attended Emmett Scott High School.

Surviving are his wife, Helen W. McCollough of Rock Hill; his son, Andra McCollough of Bronx, N.Y.; two daughters, Sherry M. Blake of San Antonio and Jacqueline McCollough of Rock Hill; three brothers, Donald McCollough of Succassunna, N.J., Warren McCollough of Columbia and Ben McCollough of Rock Hill; two sisters, Sadie Morrisson and Dorothy Allen, both of Rock Hill; and seven grandchildren.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 7 tonight at Robinson Funeral Home and other times at 352 Sidney St. and 325 Rock Grove Ave.

The body will be placed in the church at 1 p.m. Saturday.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Rock Grove AME Zion Church Building Fund, 1460 Margaret St., Rock Hill, SC 29730.

Mary Missildine
LANCASTER - Mrs. Mary Frances Bayne Missildine, 70, of Route 1, Woodward Circle, Ruby, formerly of Lancaster, died Wednesday, March 18, 1998, at Scotland Memorial Hospital in Laurinburg, N.C.

The funeral will be 2 p.m. today at Cauthen Funeral Home, with the Rev. Bill Allen officiating. Burial will be at Lancaster Memorial Park.

Born in Geneva, Ala., Mrs. Missildine was a retired textile worker. She was the widow of Carnie Lee Missildine.

Surviving are her son, Ronnie Missildine of Lancaster; four daughters, Glora Hodge of Ruby, Sylvia Greene of Rock Hill, Patsy Kimbril of Lancaster and Barbara Bowers of Heath Springs; her brother, Franklin Bayne; 15 grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.

Cauthen Funeral Home is in charge.

Mary Morton
HIALEAH, Fla. - Mrs. Mary Morton, 94, died Tuesday, March 17, 1998, at her home.

The funeral will be 1 p.m. Monday at Bass Funeral Home, with the Rev. Mike Lowery officiating. Burial will be at Laurelwood Cemetery.

Mrs. Morton was a member of West End Baptist Church and was the widow of Charles Spencer Morton.

Surviving are her daughter, Myrtle Tolbert of Hialeah; three brothers, Lee Williams, W.W. Williams and Lindsey Williams, all of Rock Hill; three sisters, Ann Hoagland, Helen Gallman and Evelyn Baker, all of Rock Hill; 10 grandchildren; and 19 great-grandchildren.

The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m. Sunday at Bass Funeral Home.

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

John Nichols
ROCK HILL - Mr. John Henry Nichols, 56, of 2116 Mount Holly Road died Wednesday, March 18, 1998, at Presbyterian Hospital in Charlotte.

The funeral will be private.

An Oklahoma native, Mr. Nichols was a retired submarine machinist supervisor with the federal government.

Surviving are his wife, Gail Hunsucker Nichols of the home; two daughters, Jennifer Barnett of Bakersfield, Calif., and Amber Ragghanti of San Diego; two stepdaughters, Leah Hodson and Brandy Barton of the home; two brothers, Lewis Nichols of Concord, Calif., and Jim Nichols of Florida; five sisters, Betty Carlblom of Rogue River, Ore., Ozetta Jordon of Vacaville, Calif., Maxine Woods of Santa Rosa, Calif., and Hulene Prihoda and Coleen Chase, both of San Diego; and five grandchildren.

Greene Funeral Home is in charge.

Roderick Roberts
GREAT FALLS - Mr. Roderick Ray Roberts, 66, of 15973 S.C. 200 died Wednesday, March 18, 1998, at his home.

A memorial service will be 2 p.m. Saturday at Evangel Temple Assembly of God, with the Rev. Mike Sollers officiating.

Born in Kershaw County, Mr. Roberts was retired from Continental Grain Co. as a master weighman. He was an Army veteran of the Korean War. He attended the schools of Great Falls.

Surviving are his wife, Mary Pagan Roberts of Great Falls; three sons, Mark Roberts of Winnsboro, and Ben Roberts and Jamie Roberts, both of Great Falls; two stepdaughters, Julie Holden of Woodstock, Ga., and Renae Pouncey of Pelham, Ala.; his brother, Allen C. Roberts of Great Falls; two sisters, Betty Jones and Nadine Fowler, both of Great Falls; and four grandchildren.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 tonight at the home.

Memorials may be made to York County Hospice, 325 S. Oakland Ave., Rock Hill, SC 29732.

Dantzler-Baker Funeral Home is in charge.

Charles Sweatt
LANCASTER - Mr. Charles "Charlie" Edward Sweatt, 70, of 130 Monroe Highway died Wednesday, March 18, 1998, at Springs Memorial Hospital.

The funeral will be 11 a.m. Saturday at Hartley Funeral Home, with the Revs. Curtis Cameron and Frank Lybrand officiating. Entombment will follow at Lancaster Memorial Park.

Born in Lancaster County, Mr. Sweatt was the building supervisor for the physical education center of the University of South Carolina at Lancaster and had retired from Daniel Construction Co. He was an Air Force veteran of World War II.

Surviving are his wife, Myrtle Jordan Sweatt of the home; his daughter, Lisa Miles of Ridgeley, Md.; two stepdaughters, Ann Jones of Waxhaw, N.C., and Jean Williams of Lancaster; his brother, William T. Sweatt of Lancaster; two sisters, Sadie Rape and Margaret Threatt, both of Lancaster; two grandchildren; and five stepgrandchildren.

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

Memorials may be made to University of South Carolina at Lancaster, building fund, PO Box 889, Lancaster, SC 29721.

Isaac White
ROCK HILL - Mr. Isaac White, 82, of 612 Lige St. died Sunday, March 15, 1998, at Lexington Medical Center in Columbia.

The funeral will be 2 p.m. Saturday at St. Luke Baptist Church No. 1 in Sharon, with the Rev. A. A. Bankhead officiating and the Rev. John Brown assisting. Burial will be at the church cemetery.

Mr. White was educated in the schools of York County and was a member of St. Luke Baptist Church No. 1. He was retired from the shipping department of Rock Hill Printing & Finishing Co.

Surviving are his wife, Queen Ester White of the home; five grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.

The family will receive friends at the home of Thelma Wade, 904 Rolling Green Road.

The body may be viewed from 1 to 6 tonight and from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday at Parker Funeral Home.

The body will be placed in the church at 1:30 p.m. Saturday.

Gail Wiegand
EVANS, Ga. - Miss Gail Patricia Wiegand, 54, of 563 Ansley Way died Wednesday, March 18, 1998, at her home.

The funeral will be 11 a.m. Saturday at Platt's Funeral Home, with the Rev. Terry Doss officiating. Burial will follow at Westover Memorial Park.

A Washington, D.C., native, Miss Wiegand was a retired executive secretary.

Surviving are her brother, Rudolf P. Wiegand of York; and her sister, Donna W. Germany of Evans.

The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 tonight at Platt's Funeral Home.

Memorials may be made to St. Joseph's Hospice, 2260 Wrightsboro Road, Augusta, GA 30904.

Andy Yongue
CHESTER - Mr. Andy Miller Yongue, 80, formerly of Shorty Banks Road, died Thursday, March 19, 1998, at White Oak Manor in Rock Hill.

A graveside service will be 11 a.m. Saturday at Woodward Baptist Church cemetery, with the Rev. W. L. Faile officiating.

A Chester County native, Mr. Yongue was formerly employed by Springs Industries. He was a member of Woodward Baptist Church and attended the schools of Chester County.

Surviving are four nephews and a niece.

The family will receive friends at home of his nephew, Earl Cameron, 1713 Lowrys Highway, Chester.

Barron Funeral Home is in charge.


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