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James Adams
LANCASTER - Mr. James Edward Adams of 9460 Van Wyck Road died Tuesday, April 28, 1998, at his home.

The funeral will be 2 p.m. today at Gold Hill AME Zion Church, with the Rev. Deborah Waddell officiating. Burial will be at the church cemetery.

A Lancaster native, Mr. Adams attended the Gold Hill AME Zion Church School in Lancaster. He was a member of the trustee board and the choir. He was an Army veteran and served in World War II.

Surviving are his wife, Mae Lewis Adams of the home; his son, Harvey L. Adams of Charlotte; five daughters, Mae Adams Lowry of Fort Mill, Janet Adams and Lillian Adams, both of the home, and Gwendolyn Adams McIntyre and Patricia Adams Taylor, both of Lancaster; his brother, David Adams of Charlotte; five sisters, Beatrice Davis, Ada Reid and Eunice Williams, all of Charlotte, and Wilma Adams and Calvert Barber, both of Lancaster; seven grandchildren; and his great-grandson.

The body will be placed in the church at noon today.

Robinson Funeral Home is in charge.

Frances Ashley
YORK - Mrs. Frances Morrison Ashley, 72, of 141 Charlotte St. died Thursday, April 30, 1998, at Piedmont Medical Center.

The funeral will be 3 p.m. Saturday at Trinity United Methodist Church, with the Rev. James Correll officiating. Burial will be at Lakeview Memory Gardens.

Mrs. Ashley was a retired clerk at the York County Auditor's office.

Surviving are her husband, James "Jimmy" Ashley and her brother, Donald Morrison of York.

The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 tonight in the Trinity Center at Trinity United Methodist Church.

Memorials may be made to Trinity United Methodist Church organ fund, P.O. Box 376, York, SC 29745 or to the York Rescue Squad, P.O. Box 644, York, SC 29745.

York Funeral Home is in charge.

Lawrence Barber
ROCK HILL - The funeral for Mr. Lawrence Barber of 1780 Oak Pond Road who died Monday, April 27, 1998, at Piedmont Medical Center will be 4 p.m. Saturday at Rock Grove AME Zion Church, with the Rev. R.V. Washington officiating and the Rev. John Brown assisting. The Rev. Thomas Barber will give the eulogy.

Mr. Barber attended the public schools of York County. He was on the stewards board at Rock Grove AME Zion. He was employed at Rock Hill Printing and Finishing Co. for 45 years.

Surviving are his wife, Janie K. Barber; four sons, Lawrence Barber Jr. of Clinton, Rick Kendrick, Charlie Kendrick and Leroy Crockett, all of Rock Hill; 10 daughters, Betty B. Lowery of Baltimore, Md., Marlene Lemon of Charleston, Janie Barber Ross, Carolyn Barber, Mary Barber, Melissa Barber, Gwendly Miller, Ebony Barber, Frances Crockett, all of Rock Hill, and Ann Smith of Pleasantville, N.J.; 22 grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 7 tonight at Robinson Funeral Home and at other times at the home.

The body will be taken to the church at 2 p.m. Saturday.

Ethel Bowens
ESCONDIDO, Calif. - Mrs. Ethel Bowens, 59, of 653 Harding St., formerly of Shelby, N.C., died Wednesday, April 29, 1998, at Palomar Hospital.

Funeral arrangements will be announced by McLeod Mortuary.

Sylvia Broom
FORT MILL - Ms. Sylvia Broom, 56, of 1053 RPC Road, died Thursday, April 30, 1998 at Piedmont Medical Center.

The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 tonight at Whitesell-Wolfe Funeral Home.

Funeral arrangements will be announced by Whitesell-Wolfe Funeral Home.

Sean Camp
YORK - The funeral for Sean Cameron Camp, infant son of Sean Cameron and Darnella Furr Camp of 171 Stafford Drive, who died Tuesday, April 28, 1998, at Piedmont Medical Center in Rock Hill, will be noon Saturday at the chapel of Greene Funeral Home in Rock Hill with the Rev. Johnny Barker officiating. Burial will be at Lakeview Memory Gardens.

Surviving in addition to his parents are his sister, Jessica Taylor Camp of the home; his paternal grandparents, Tommy and Betty Jean Camp of Clover; his maternal grandmother, Barbara J. Baughman of Gastonia, N.C.; his paternal great-grandparents, James J. and Helen Nichols of Lake Wylie; his paternal great-grandmother Ruby Lee Camp of Myrtle Beach; and his maternal great-grandmother, Imogene Furr of Lake Wylie.

The family will receive friends at 11 a.m. Saturday at Greene Funeral Home.

Annie Cole
SHARON - Mrs. Annie Macie Good Cole, 83, of 4923 Lockhart Road died Wednesday, April 29, 1998 at the residence of her daughter, Josay Bratton, 210 Sharon Road, York.

Funeral arrangements will be announced by Wright Funeral Home.

Mark Hollowell
CHARLOTTE - Mr. Mark Thomas Hollowell, 47, died Tuesday, April 28, 1998, at Carolinas Medical Center.

A memorial service will be 4 p.m. today at Sardis Presbyterian Church, with Dr. J. Thomas Kort officiating.

Born in Springfield, Ohio, Mr. Hollowell graduated from George Williams College and later received an MBA from Winthrop University. He was employed with the YMCA for 25 years and was vice-president of the YMCA of Greater Charlotte for the past 15 years. He was a member of Sardis Presbyterian Church where he was a Sunday school teacher and an elder.

Surviving are his wife, Anne Sumwalt Hollowell; his son, Adam Hollowell of Charlotte; his daughter, Beth Hollowell of Charlotte; his parents, Albert and Juanita Hollowell of Dacula, Ga.; two brothers, Jeff Hollowell of Lithonia, Ga., and Dave Hollowell of Winter Springs, Fla.; his sister, Cindy Hollowell of Lawrenceville, Ga.; and his grandparents, Orville and Lucille Crist of Springfield, Ohio.

The family will receive friends in the church fellowship hall immediately after the memorial service.

Memorials may be made to the Beth and Adam Hollowell Education Trust Fund, c/o Delaney and Sellers, 301 S. McDowell St., Ste 410, Charlotte, NC 28204; to Sardis Presbyterian Church youth mission trips, 6100 Sardis Road, Charlotte, NC 28270; or to the Community Outreach Fund of YMCA of Greater Charlotte, 500 E. Morehead St., Charlotte, NC 28202.

Heritage Funeral Home is in charge.

Evelyn Layton
CHESTER - Mrs. Evelyn "Ebbie" Colvin Layton, 71, of Chester died Thursday, April 30, 1998 at Chester County Hospital.

Funeral arrangements will be announced by Barron Funeral Home.

The family will receive friends at 149 Walnut St.

Susie Mobley
CHESTER- The funeral for Mrs. Susie M. Mobley, 95, of 173 Murray St. who died Tuesday, April 28, 1998, at Chester County Hospital will be 4 p.m. Saturday at the Eternal Rock Church, with the Rev. Bernard Morris officiating and the Revs. Floyd Briggs and Charlie Briggs and Brother J.D. Hughes assisting. Burial will be at the church cemetery.

Mrs. Mobley was a native of Chester. She was a retired domestic worker and a member of The Triumph the Church and Kingdom of God and Christ where she was mother of the church.

Surviving are her son, Willie Mobley Jr. of Mullins; two daughters, Eva Mae Caldwell and Irene Coleman, both of Chester; and a number of grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren.

The family will receive friends at the home.

The body will be taken to the church at 3 p.m. Saturday.

King's Funeral Home is in charge.

William Sanders
YORK - The funeral for Mr. William Sanders, 50, of 315 California St. who died Tuesday, April 28, 1998, at his home will be 2 p.m. Saturday at St. Luke No. 2 Baptist Church in Sharon, with the Rev. Bruce Smith officiating. Burial will be at the church cemetery.

Mr. Sanders was a chain saw operator. He was a member of St. Luke No. 2 Baptist Church and attended public schools in York County.

Surviving are his mother, Dora Bell Sanders of the home; two brothers, Thomas A. Sanders of York and John J. Sanders of McConnells; his sister, Joanne Love of York and his special friend, Mary T. Miller of York.

Viewing will be from 6 to 8 tonight at Wright Funeral Home. The family will receive friends at the home.

Kenneth Stout
LAKE WYLIE - Mr. Kenneth Earl Stout, 60, of 6320 Charlotte Highway died Thursday, April 30, 1998 at Piedmont Medical Center.

A graveside service will be 11 a.m. Saturday at Lakeview Memory Gardens in York, with the Rev. Bobby Sherbert officiating.

Mr. Stout was the retired owner of Carolina Grocery in Clover and a retired auctioneer.

Surviving are his wife, Linda Jimison Stout; two sons, David Elliott Stout of Clover and David Michael Jimison of the home; his daughter, Penny Fair of Murrells Inlet; his sister, Charlotte Morgan of East Flat Rock, N.C.; and two grandchildren.

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

Daisy Tate
ROCK HILL - The funeral for Mrs. Daisy Hunt Robinson Tate of Philadelphia, formerly of Rock Hill, who died Thursday, April 23, 1998, will be 2 p.m. Saturday at Trinity Baptist Church, with the Rev. C.S. Sanders officiating. Burial will be at Barber Memorial Cemetery.

Mrs. Tate was a retired seamstress. She was a member of Trinity Baptist Church, where she formerly served on the hymn choir and the musical choir.

Surviving are two sons, Johnny Robinson and Felton Robinson, both of Philadelphia; four daughters, Ann Ruffin, Janice Williams, Marlene Williams and Hazel Lucille Robin, all of Philadelphia; two brothers, Robert Hunt and James "Bunny" Hunt, both of Rock Hill; four sisters, Willie Steele, Corene Gray, Pearline Cureton, all of Rock Hill and Josephine Fudge of Philadelphia; 21 grandchildren; 49 great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren.

The family will receive friends at 1 p.m. Saturday at the church and at other times at 512 State St. Extension.

Robinson Funeral Home is in charge.

Florence Thompson
ROCK HILL - Mrs. Florence Marie Thompson, 84, of 1228 Crystal Circle, formerly of Richlands, Va., died Sunday, April 26.

The funeral was Wednesday at First United Methodist Church in Richlands, with the Rev. James Hollenhead officiating. Burial was at Hankins Cemetery.

Mrs. Thompson was a longtime resident of Richlands. She moved to Rock Hill eight years ago. She retired after 35 years from W.B.F. White & Sons, Richlands. She was a member of Richlands First United Methodist Church and the Josephine White Circle, serving as treasurer for 40 years.

Surviving are her son, K.T. "Ken" Thompson of Jamestown, N.C.; her daughter, Shirley Maxine Jones of Rock Hill; her sister, Donnie Cable Neal of Bowie, Md.; five grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.

Hurst-Scott Funeral Home, Richlands, is in charge.

Walter Wallace
FORT MILL - Mr. Walter "Pee Wee" Wallace, 47, of 1428 Legion Road died Wednesday, April 29, 1998 at Piedmont Medical Center.

The funeral will be 1 p.m. Saturday at the Fort Mill Church of God. Burial will be at Unity Cemetery.

Mr. Wallace was employed by the Town of Fort Mill.

Surviving are his wife, Virginia Faye Wallace; three sons, Michael Joseph Wallace, Christopher Barron Wallace and Jonathan Wayne Wallace, all of Fort Mill; two brothers, Emmett Eugene Wallace and Donald "Joe" Wallace, both of Fort Mill; four sisters, Betty Moree, Louvenia Steen and Helen Rabon, all of Fort Mill, and Judy Walker of Indian Land.

The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 tonight at Whitesell-Wolfe Funeral Home and at other times at the home of his sister, Helen Rabon, 288 S. Sutton Road, Fort Mill.

Grady Wylie
NEW YORK - Mr. Grady Cole Wylie of 333 E. 90th St., Apt. 2-G died Sunday, April 26, 1998 at a veterans hospital.

The funeral will be 10 a.m. Saturday at St. Matthew's Church in New Haven, Conn.

Wades Funeral Home, 95 Dixwell Ave., New Haven, CT 06511 is in charge.

Robinson Funeral Home is in charge of local arrangements.

Ethel Bowen
ESCONDIDO, Calif. - Mrs. Ethel Mae Bowen, 59, formerly of Shelby, N.C., died Wednesday, April 29, 1998, in Escondido.

The funeral will be 2 p.m. today at Crosswind Church in San Marco, Calif. Burial will be private.

Surviving are her her husband, Forrest William Bowen; her son, Michael W. Bowen of Escondido; three daughters, Yvonne Cook of Temecula, Calif., and Kathy Mistowski and Teresa Kay Valigura, both of Escondido; her mother, Zennie May Hamrick of Earl, N.C.; five brothers, Dennis Hamrick of Earl, N.C., Benton Hamrick and Ray Hamrick, both of Rock Hill, and Harold Hamrick and Floyd Hamrick, both of Rock Hill; two sisters, Patricia Hamrick of Shelby, N.C., and Nancy Ledbetter of Boiling Springs, N.C.; and nine grandchildren.

McLeod Mortuary is in charge.

Annie Byars
CHESTER - Mrs. Annie Elizabeth Edge Byars, 78, of 1918 Marshall Byars Road died Thursday, April 30, 1998, at Chester County Hospital.

The funeral will be 4 p.m. Saturday at Calvary Baptist Church, with the Rev. Bob Craven officiating. Burial will be at the church cemetery.

Mrs. Byars was retired from Springs Industries. The widow of Marshall Byars Jr., she was a member of Calvary Baptist Church and its Videlis Sunday school class. She also taught Sunday school at Westside Baptist Church. She was a graduate of Chester High School.

Surviving are her daughter, Barbara Byars Carter of Chester; two grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.

Memorials may be made to Calvary Baptist Church, 760 Calvary Church Road, Chester, SC 29706.

Barron Funeral Home is in charge.

Sylvia Broom
FORT MILL - A graveside service for Ms. Sylvia Broom, 56, of 1053 RPC Road, who died Thursday, April 30, 1998, at Piedmont Medical Center will be 11 a.m. today at Unity Cemetery, with the Rev. Jason Coley officiating.

Ms. Broom was a homemaker.

Surviving are her brother, William D. Broom of Fort Mill; three sisters, Annie Marthers of Fort Mill, Barbara Fisher of Pineville, N.C., and Patricia Brock of Rock Hill.

Whitesell-Wolfe Funeral Home is in charge.

Johnny Clack
CHESTER - Mr. Johnny William Clack, 88, of 1148 Liberty Road died Thursday, April 30, 1998, at his home.

The funeral will be 3 p.m. Sunday at First Freewill Baptist Church, with the Rev. Jimmy Sanders officiating. Burial will be at Evergreen Cemetery.

Mr. Clack was retired from Milliken Textile Co. He attended Chester County Schools and was a member of First Freewill Baptist Church.

Surviving are his wife, Lillie Bell Lipford Clack; two sons, Francis Clack of Blair and Leon Clack of Chester; his daughter, Elizabeth Brakefield of Greenville; two brothers, J.T. Clack and Robert Clack, both of Chester; two sisters, Mary Dove and Ruth Ferrell, both of Chester; and seven grandchildren.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 7:30 tonight at Barron Funeral Home.

Memorials may be made to First Freewill Baptist Church building fund, P.O. Box 1656, Chester, SC 29706 or to Hospice Community Home Care, 325 S. Oakland Ave., Rock Hill, SC 29730.

Annie Cole
SHARON - The funeral for Mrs. Annie Macie Good Cole, 83, of 4923 Lockhart Road, who died Wednesday, April 29, 1998, at the residence of her daughter, 210 Sharon Road, York, will be 4 p.m. Sunday at Mount Zion AME Zion Church in Hickory Grove.

The Rev. Tony Dogan will officiate and the Revs. James Burris and Emmett Browning will assist. Burial will be at St. John Baptist Church cemetery in Sharon.

Mrs. Cole joined Mount Zion AME Zion at an early age. She moved her membership to St. John Baptist Church in 1945, where she was a member of Hymn Choir No.1 and the AP&B Society. She was a member of the Lux Fiat Chapter No. 110, Order of the Eastern Star.

Surviving are her daughter, Joesay Bratton of York; her sister, Sallie Mae Kennedy of Westbury, N.Y.; 16 grandchildren; and 31 great-grandchildren.

The family will receive friends from 7 to 8 tonight at Wright Funeral Home and at other times at the home of her daughter.

Gary Hawkins
CLOVER - Mr. Gary Dean Hawkins, 47, of 444 Declaration Place died Thursday, April 30, 1998, at Presbyterian Hospital in Charlotte.

A memorial service will be 3 p.m. Sunday at M.L. Ford and Sons Funeral Home, with the Rev. Steve Gaston officiating.

Mr. Hawkins was employed with Tony's of Lake Wylie.

Surviving are his wife, Althea S. Hawkins; two sons, Charles Lee Hawkins and Bruce Garrett Hawkins, both of the home; two daughters, Angelia D. Motsinger and Regina Lynn Gordon, both of Clover; his mother, Pearl S. Hawkins of Gastonia, N.C.; and four sisters, Edith Gaston, Faye Owenby, Gail Meeks and Diane Wright, all of Gastonia.

The family will receive friends at 2 p.m. Sunday at M.L. Ford and Sons Funeral Home.

Memorials may be made to the American Heart Association, 364 S. Pine St., Spartanburg, SC 29302.

Evelyn Layton
CHESTER - A graveside service for Mrs. Evelyn "Ebbie" Colvin Layton, 71, of 149 Walnut St., who died Thursday, April 30, 1998, at Chester County Hospital will be 2 p.m. Saturday at Evergreen Cemetery, with the Rev. Will Brown officiating.

Mrs. Layton was a member of Bethel United Methodist Church. A homemaker, she was the widow of Thomas Harold Layton. She was a graduate of Chester High School.

Surviving are two sons, Thomas C. Layton and Robert Michael Layton, both of Chester; two brothers, Howard "Bubba" Colvin and Bobby Colvin, both of Chester; her sister, Mary C. Colvin of Chester; and her grandson.

The family will receive friends at 149 Walnut St.

Barron Funeral Home is in charge.

John Lesslie Sr.
ROCK HILL - Mr. John M. Lesslie Sr., 83, of 3747 Lesslie Highway died Friday, May 1, 1998, at his home.

Burial will be at 3 p.m. Sunday at Neely's Creek ARP Church cemetery. A memorial service will be 3:30 p.m. Sunday at the church, with the Rev. Bill Fleming officiating.

Mr. Lesslie was a graduate of Rock Hill High School and Erskine College. He was in the infantry in World War II, and retired from the United States Postal Service after 37 years of service. Mr. Lesslie was co-owner of White Oak Farms Inc. A lifelong member of Neely's Creek ARP Church, he was a deacon, elder, church treasurer and clerk of the session.

Surviving are his wife, Louise Culp Lesslie; two sons, Dr. John M. Lesslie Jr. of Rock Hill and Leonard Lesslie of Irmo; his daughter, Jane L. Culp of Rock Hill; his brother, Robert S. Lesslie of Rock Hill; his sister, Mary Grier L. Junker of Clinton; and three grandchildren.

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

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

James Lindsey
SAUCIER, Miss. - Mr. James Rusty Lindsey, 58, formerly of Rock Hill, died Monday, April 27, 1998, in Texarkana, Ark.

Burial was at Finley Cemetery in Harrison County.

Mr. Lindsey was a member of Bible Baptist Church in Gulfport, Miss. He was a self-employed truck driver.

Surviving are his wife, Ila Lindsey; his father, Judge Lindsey of Bristol, Tenn.; his stepmother Sue Lee Engle of Rock Hill; five daughters, Misty Lindsey of the home, Rebecca Sue Parsons of Marietta, Ga., and Carol Roberts, Fayla Lindsey, and Regina Lindsey, all of Gulfport; three sisters, Kay Falls of Kings Creek, and Carole Criminger and Linda Lindsey, both of Rock Hill; and two grandchildren.

Reimann Memorial Funeral Home was in charge.

Cora Lynn
TAYLORS - Mrs. Cora Burns Lynn, 95, of 4725 Locust Hill Road died Thursday, April 30, 1998, at her home.

A graveside service will be 2 p.m. Sunday at Woodlawn Memorial Park.

Mrs. Lynn was the widow of John Fred Lynn. She was a member of Jackson Grove United Methodist Church. She was a graduate of the Old Six Mile Baptist Academy of Pickens and taught primary grades for many years.

Surviving are two sons, Marshall Dennis Lynn of York and Fred Lynn Jr. of Taylors; and two daughters, Evelyn Lynn Earle and Betty Erlene Lynn Manly, both of Greenville.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 7 tonight at Wood Mortuary in Greer.

Memorials may be made to Jackson Grove United Methodist Church c/o Wayne Turner, 600 Robertson Way, Travelers Rest, SC 29690.

Susie Mobley
CHESTER- The funeral for Mrs. Susie M. Mobley, 95, of 173 Murray St., who died Tuesday, April 28, 1998, at Chester County Hospital, will be 4 p.m. today at Eternal Rock Church.

The Rev. Bernard Morris will officiate and the Revs. Floyd Briggs and Charlie Briggs and Brother J.D. Hughes will assist.s Burial will be at the church cemetery.

Mrs. Mobley was a native of Chester. She was a retired domestic worker and a member of The Triumph the Church and Kingdom of God and Christ where she was mother of the church.

Surviving are her son, James Mobley of Mullins; two daughters, Eva Mae Caldwell and Irene Coleman, both of Chester; and a number of grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren.

The family will receive friends at the home.

King's Funeral Home is in charge.

The body will be taken to the church at 3 p.m. today.

King's Funeral Home is in charge.

Lorraine Moffatt
CHESTER - The funeral for Mrs. Lorraine McCoy Moffatt, 42, of 1364 Gethsemane Road who died Monday, April 27, 1998, at Chester County Hospital, will be 2 p.m. today at St. Paul Baptist Church in Lowrys.

The Rev. George Lowry will officiate and the Rev. Bobby Featherstone will assist.

Mrs. Moffatt was a homemaker and Chester County native. She was a member of Cedar Grove Baptist Church. She attended Chester County schools.

Surviving are three daughters, Subrina Moffat of Gastonia, N.C., and Betty McCoy and Marylin Moffatt, both of Chester; her parents, L.C. and Mamie B. McCoy of Gastonia, N.C.; three brothers, El Houston McCoy, Robert McCoy and Dorth McCoy, all of Gastonia, N.C.; 10 sisters, Janie Mae Jennings, Reola Mayfield and Julia Ann McCoy, all of Chester, and Sarah Jennings, Rose Anna McCoy, Denise McCoy, Yvonne McCoy, Kathleen McCoy, Delois Leach and Loretha McCoy, all of Gastonia, N.C.; and three grandchildren.

The body will be taken to the church at 12:30 p.m. today.

Denton Funeral Home is in charge.

Ruth Patrick
LANCASTER - Mrs. Ruth Wages Patrick, 91, of 614 N. Catawba St., died Friday, May 1, 1998, at Springs Memorial Hospital.

A graveside service will be 3 p.m. Sunday at Lancaster Memorial Park, with the Revs. Shane Patrick, Roy Barnes and Randall H. Sheetz officiating.

Mrs. Patrick was the widow of T. Lloyd Patrick. She was a retired nurse and graduated in 1927 from the Gaffney City School of Nursing. She was a member of First Baptist Church.

Surviving are her son, Thomas L. Patrick Jr. of Lancaster; her sister, Lucy Patterson of Spartanburg; two grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.

Memorials may be made to First Baptist Church, 300 S. Market St., Lancaster, SC 29720.

Edna Stilwell
FORT MILL - Miss Edna Lavinia Stilwell, 92, of Westminster Towers in Rock Hill died Thursday, April 30, 1998, at Piedmont Medical Center.

A private service will be Sunday. Burial will be Monday at Laurelwood Cemetery.

Miss Stilwell was a retired school teacher and had lived most of her life in Bemidji, Minn., where she was a member of First Baptist Church.

Surviving is her brother, Roscoe Stilwell of Seattle.

Whitesell-Wolfe Funeral Home is in charge.

Betty Varnadore
GREAT FALLS - Mrs. Betty Curry Varnadore, 63, of 2516 Taxidermist Drive died Friday, May 1, 1998, at her home.

The funeral will be 3 p.m. Sunday at Mount Zion Baptist Church, with the Revs. Larry Roberts and Paul Nix officiating. Burial will be at the church cemetery.

Mrs. Varnadore was the widow of William H. Varnadore. She was formerly employed as a sewing machine operator at Cinderella Mills in Great Falls. She was a member of Mount Zion Baptist Church and a graduate of Lewisville High School.

Surviving are her sister, Jennie McKeller of Rock Hill.

Memorials may be made to Mount Zion Baptist Church, Route 1, Box 1058, Great Falls, SC 29055 or Hospice of York County, 325 S. Oakland Ave., Rock Hill, SC 29730.

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

Ira Durham
ROCK HILL - Mr. Ira Durham of 1674 Mulberry Circle died Saturday, May 2, 1998, at his home.

Funeral arrangements will be announced by Robinson Funeral Home.

Jimmie Hughes
CHESTER - Mr. Jimmie M. Hughes, 49, of 620 Angel Road died Friday, May 1, 1998, at his home.

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

Elizabeth Jeter
CHESTER - Mrs. Elizabeth Wylie Jeter, 82, of 2710 Saluda Road died Friday, May 1, 1998, at Chester County Hospital.

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

John Lesslie Sr.
ROCK HILL - Mr. John M. Lesslie Sr., 83, of 3747 Lesslie Highway died Friday, May 1, 1998, at his home.

Burial will be at 3 p.m. today at Neely's Creek ARP Church cemetery. A memorial service will follow at 3:30 p.m. today at the church, with the Rev. Bill Fleming officiating.

Mr. Lesslie was a graduate of Rock Hill High School and Erskine College. He was in the infantry in World War II, and retired from the United States Postal Service after 37 years of service. Mr. Lesslie was co-owner of White Oak Farms Inc. A lifelong member of Neely's Creek ARP Church, he was a deacon, elder, church treasurer and clerk of the session.

Surviving are his wife, Louise Culp Lesslie; two sons, Dr. John M. Lesslie Jr. of Rock Hill and Leonard Lesslie of Irmo; his daughter, Jane L. Culp of Rock Hill; his brother, Robert S. Lesslie of Rock Hill; his sister, Mary Grier L. Junker of Clinton; and three grandchildren.

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

Bass Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Sandra Mazzamauro
LAKE WYLIE - Mrs. Sandra Lou Mazzamauro, 60, of 294 Carroll Cove Road died Friday, May 1, 1998, at Piedmont Medical Center in Rock Hill.

A memorial service will be announced at a later date.

Born in Philadelphia, Mrs. Mazzamauro was employed with Belk at Carolina Place mall.

Surviving are her husband, Louis P. Mazzamauro; her son, Erik Levy of Philadelphia; her daughter, Emi Giuliano of Stratford, N.J.; her brother, Ralph Schwarz of Wilkes Barre, Pa.; two sisters, Penny Cannella of Hazelton, Pa., and Lana Portnoy of Longwood, Fla.; and her grandchild.

M.L. Ford & Sons Funeral Home in Clover is in charge of arrangements.

Robert Needham
SURFSIDE BEACH - Mr. Robert O. Needham, 76, of 11th Ave. North died Saturday, May 2, 1998, at Conway Hospital.

The funeral will be 2 p.m. Monday at Surfside United Methodist Church. Burial will be at Hillcrest Cemetery.

Born in Camden, N.J., Mr. Needham was employed with the Myrtle Beach Air Force Base. He was a Navy veteran of World War II and the Korean conflict. He was a member of Surfside United Methodist Church.

Surviving are his wife, Christine Poston Needham; his son, Thomas A. Needham of York; and four grandchildren.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 tonight at Goldfinch Funeral Home, Beach Chapel.

Peter Sanders Jr.
CHESTER - Mr. Peter Hampton "Pete" Sanders Jr., 76, of 3202 Mount Prospect Church Road died Saturday, May 2, 1998, at his home.

The funeral will be 4 p.m. Tuesday at Armenia United Methodist Church. Burial will be at the church cemetery.

Mr. Sanders was retired from Springs Industries with 42 years of service. He was a member of Armenia United Methodist Church and was a U.S. Army veteran of World War II. He attended Chester County public schools.

Surviving are his wife, Shirley L. Sanders; four sons, Joseph H. Sanders of Chester, Robert "Skip" Sanders of Clover, Richard "Rick" Sanders and Malcolm "Tony" Sanders, both of Chester; his daughter, Donna Markel of Nashville, Tenn.; his brother, Julian Sanders of Chester; two sisters, Annie Mae Wrenn of Chester and Betty Stroud of Charlotte; nine grandchildren; and his great-grandchild.

The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m. Monday at Barron Funeral Home.

Memorials may be made to Hospice of York County, 325 S. Oakland Ave., Rock Hill, SC 29730; or Armenia United Methodist Church parking lot fund, 2840 Armenia Road, Chester, SC 29706.

James Sealy
CHESTER - Mr. James Thomas Sealy, 71, of 2811 Cassells Road died Friday, May 1, 1998, at Chester County Hospital.

The funeral will be 11 a.m. Monday at the Saluda Street Church of God, with the Rev. Dennis Reid officiating, and the Rev. Mike Woods assisting. Burial will be at the Mount Tabor Presbyterian Church cemetery.

Born in Chester County, he completed classes in blueprint reading at Spartanburg Technical College and retired as a machinist with the Virginia Chemical Co. He had been previously employed with Torrington Bearing Co. He was a Chester County magistrate for 28 years and had been chief magistrate since 1988. He was a Navy veteran and was a member of the Saluda Street Church of God.

Surviving are his wife, Carol Deal Sealy; four brothers, L.B. Sealy Jr., Walter Sealy and Richard Sealy, all of Rock Hill, and Melvin Sealy of Sutter Creek, Calif.; three sisters, Kathleen Clayton and Evelyn "Cricket" Jones, both of Chester, and Ethel Harris of Charlotte; and his sister-in-law, Lynn Deal of Chester, who was raised in his home.

The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 tonight at Wright's Home for Funerals.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Saluda Street Church of God, Saluda Street, Chester, SC 29706.

Mattie Stephenson
CHESTER - Mrs. Mattie Mae Estes Stephenson, 75, of 1363 Lowrys Highway died Friday, May 1, 1998, at Providence Hospital in Columbia.

The funeral will be 11 a.m. Monday at Lowrys Baptist Church, with the Rev. Roger Thomas and the Rev. Mark Chapman officiating. Burial will be at Chester Memorial Gardens.

Born in Chester County, Mrs. Stephenson was a homemaker and attended Lowrys Baptist Church.

Surviving are three sons, Joe Harold Stephenson, Wayne Stephenson and Dean Stephenson, all of Chester; three daughters, Jeanette Thomas, Patsy Brantley and Diane Sisk, all of Chester; 10 grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.

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

Memorials may be made to Lowrys Baptist Church building fund, 2607 James F. Wherry Road, Chester, SC 29706; Westside Baptist Church, P.O. Box 1046, Chester, SC 29706; New Hope United Methodist Church, 115 Henry St., Chester, SC 29706; or American Cancer Society, 128 Stonemark Lane, Columbia, SC 29210.

Say Ung
ROCK HILL - Mrs. Say Ngang Ung, 70, of 1076 Chandler Drive died Friday, May 1, 1998, at her home.

The funeral will be 9 a.m. Wednesday at Cauthen Funeral Home, with Rev. Som Sak officiating. Burial will be at Rock Hill Memorial Gardens.

A native of Cambodia, Mrs. Ung was retired and a homemaker. She was a member of Emanuel Baptist Church.

Surviving are two sons, Eang Y. Chan and Hout Y. Chan, both of Rock Hill; her daughter, Horng Chan of Asheboro, N.C.; her mother, Nay Chheng Young of Cambodia; two brothers, Khheng Meng Ung and Sive Meng Ung, both of Cambodia; two sisters, Say Chlou Ung and Say Mouy Ung, both of Cambodia; and eight grandchildren.

The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 tonight and 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday at Cauthen Funeral Home and other times at the home, 1076 Chandler Drive.

Jack Wilson
CHESTER - Mr. Jack Wilson, 63, of 846 Briarcliff Circle died Saturday, May 2, 1998, at his home.

The funeral will be 4 p.m. Monday at Trinity Presbyterian Church, with the Rev. Chip Snead and the Rev. Dwight Pearson officiating. Burial will be at Chester Memorial Gardens.

Mr. Wilson was born in Collinsville, Miss., and was retired from AT&T. He was a Marine Corps veteran and attended Trinity Presbyterian Church.

Surviving are his wife, Verma Dean Wilson; his son, Jackie Wilson of Chester; his daughter, Tammy Wilson of Chester; his brother, William L. Wilson of Collinsville, Miss.; and two grandchildren.

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 Hwy., Chester, SC 29706.


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