Miscellaneous York County, South Carolina Obituaries

CEMSEARCH - OBITUARY CENTRAL - OBITUARY LINKS PAGE - SURNAME SEARCH UTILITY - GENLOOKUP


First Name:
Last Name:
Etta Brasington

GREAT FALLS - Mrs. Etta Deese Brasington, 80, of 16 Seaboard St. died Monday, June 29, 1998, at Providence Hospital in Columbia.

The funeral will be 11 a.m. Thursday at Second Baptist Church, with the Rev. Doug Irvin officiating. Burial will be at Greenlawn Cemetery.

Mrs. Brasington was a homemaker. She was the widow of William V. Brasington.

Surviving are two sons, William L. Brasington of Great Falls and John M. Brasington of Charlotte; four daughters, Mary Stevenson of Great Falls, Betty O'Donnell of Camden, Ruth Morrow of Lugoff and Sara Paul of Charlotte; 19 grandchildren; and 21 great-grandchildren.

The family will receive friends from 7 to 8:30 tonight at Dantzler-Baker Funeral Home.

Randy Ervin

BARBOURSVILLE, W.Va. - Mr. Randy Blease Ervin, 36, of 2 Hilltop Drive died Monday, June 27, 1998, in Huntington, W.Va.

The funeral will be 2 p.m. Thursday at M.L. Ford and Sons Funeral Home in Clover, with the Rev. Marvin Carson officiating. Burial will be at Woodside Cemetery.

Mr. Ervin was a native of York County.

Surviving are his wife, Lee Ervin; his son, Caleb Bolice Ervin of Cattlesburg, Ky.; his father, Coley Blease Ervin Jr. of Clover; four brothers, Ricky Ervin of Gastonia, N.C., Ronnie Ervin, Robby Ervin and Reggie Ervin, all of Clover; and two sisters, Ruth E. Herring and Roxie Jan Ervin, both of Gastonia.

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

Nellie Price

KERSHAW - Mrs. Nellie Mae Hopkins Price, 82, of 6124 Old Lancaster Highway died Monday, June 29, 1998, at Carolinas Medical Center in Charlotte.

The funeral will be 4 p.m. Thursday at Cauthen Funeral Home, with the Rev. Trent McLaughlin officiating. Burial will be at Kershaw City Cemetery.

Mrs. Price was a member of Laurel Hill Baptist Church. She was a homemaker.

Surviving are four sons, George Price of Concord, N.C., Johnny Price, Jerry "BoPete" Price and Tony Price, all of Kershaw; four daughters, Wilma Gregory of York, Sharon Jetton of Tampa, Fla., Shirley DeBruhl of Lawrenceburg, Tenn., and Jamie Eubanks of Kershaw; her brother, Bill Hopkins of Rock Hill; her sister, Earleen Barnett of Jefferson; 13 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; and a great-great-grandchild.

The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 tonight at Cauthen Funeral Home and at other times at the home of Johnny and Marilyn Price, 6124 Old Lancaster Highway, Kershaw.

May McCall

CLINTON - Mrs. May Black McCall, 86, formerly of Rock Hill, died Monday, June 29, 1998.

A graveside service will be 11 a.m. today at Ebenezer ARP Church cemetery with the Revs. Boyce Wilson and Charles Mitchell officiating.

Mrs. McCall was a member of Ebenezer ARP Church and the Rock Hill Business and Professional Women's Club and was a volunteer for the American Red Cross Bloodmobile.

Surviving is her brother, David Leroy Black of Clinton.

The family will receive friends from 10 to 11 a.m. today in the church parlor before the service.

Memorials may be made to Ebenezer ARP Church, 2132 Ebenezer Road, Rock Hill, SC 29732.

J.C. Kennington

LANCASTER - Mr. J.C. "Jake" Kennington, 72, of 1845 Flat Creek Road died Monday, June 29, 1998, at Springs Memorial Hospital.

The funeral will be 1 p.m. today at Hyde Park Baptist Church, with the Revs. Donald Coppedge and John Potoka officiating. Burial will be 4 p.m. at Hillside Memorial Cemetery in Laurinburg, N.C.

Mr. Kennington was a retired disabled Navy veteran of World War II and was a member of Hyde Park Baptist Church. He was the widower of Clara McCormick Kennington.

Surviving are her daughter, Sandra K. Adams of Lancaster; two brothers, Paul H. Kennington of Lancaster and Wylie P. Kennington of Clinton; his sister, Ollie Rollings of Lancaster; two grandchildren; and his companion of many years, Dessie Reeves of Heath Springs.

The family will be at the home of his daughter, 640 Faith St., Lancaster.

Memorials may be made to Hyde Park Baptist Church organ fund, 1898 Flat Creek Road, Lancaster, SC 27920.
 

Mary Dover

ROCK HILL - Mrs. Mary Rushing Dover, 91, of Fort Mill, formerly of Bessemer City, N.C., died Wednesday, June 30, 1998, at White Oak Manor in Rock Hill.

The funeral will be 2 p.m. Friday at First Wesleyan Church in Bessemer City, with the Revs. Jerry Lumston and Todd Reynolds officiating. Burial will be at Westview Gardens.

Mrs. Dover was retired from J.P. Stevens Co. of Bessemer City. She was the widow of Lucious Reid Dover and a member of First Wesleyan Church.

Surviving are her son, Forrest Dover of Rock Hill; two daughters, Virginia Farris of Fort Mill and Rachael Capps of Pensacola, Fla.; 10 grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.

The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 tonight at Sisk-Butler Funeral Home in Bessemer City.

Ronald Ellison

PARKSVILLE - Mr. Ronald Dorn "Red" Ellison, 54, died Wednesday, June 17, 1998, at his home.

Burial was at Parksville Baptist Church cemetery.

Mr. Ellison was a pipefitter and member of Parksville Baptist Church. He was a member of Parksville Masonic Lodge and the Jamil Shrine Temple.

Surviving are his son, James "Jamie" Ellison of Chester; his mother, Lucille Parks Ellison of Parksville; his brother, Graham "Pepper" Ellison of Martinez, Ga.; his sister, Shirley E. Cartledge of Parksville; and two grandchildren.

Strom Funeral Home in McCormick is in charge.

Charles Jenkins

YORK - Mr. Charles Wesley Jenkins, 78, died Monday, June 29, 1998, in Ridgeland.

The funeral will be 11 a.m. Friday at Wright Funeral Home, with the Rev. Z.B. Wells officiating. Burial will be at New Home AME Zion Church.

Mr. Jenkins was a retired tailor.

Surviving are his wife, Kay Jenkins of Alexandria, Va.; his daughter, Charlene Bates of Alexandria, Va.; his brother, the Rev. C.J. Jenkins of Rock Hill; and four grandchildren.

The family will receive friends at the home of the Rev. C.J. Jenkins, 1802 Allendale Circle, Rock Hill.

Virginia Jones

LANCASTER - Mrs. Virginia Zell Osborne Jones, 86, of 1404 Somerset Drive died Tuesday, June 30, 1998, at Springs Memorial Hospital.

The funeral will be 11 a.m. Friday at Crievewood Baptist Church in Nashville, Tenn. Burial will be at Woodlawn Memorial Gardens in Nashville.

A homemaker, Mrs. Jones was a charter member of Crievewood Baptist Church. She was the widow of Crosby Garrett Jones.

Surviving are her sister, Cleo Bodiford of Middleton, Tenn.; and several nieces and nephews, including Linda Adams, with whom she lived.

The family will recieve friends from 7:30 to 9 tonight at Woodlawn Memorial Funeral Home in Nashville.

Cauthen Funeral Home is in charge of local arrangements.

Geneva Mayfield

CHESTER - Mrs. Geneva G. Booker Mayfield, 75, of 595 Old York Road died Wednesday, July 1, 1998, at Chester County Hospital.

The family will be at the home of Chuck and Shirley Ware, 994 Yorkdale Road in Chester

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

Sara Owens

CLOVER - Mrs. Sara Frances Owens, 69, of Clover died Wednesday, July 1, 1998, at her home.

The funeral will be 2 p.m. Friday at Cavin-Cook Funeral Home in Huntersville, N.C., with the Rev. Elwood Seamster officiating. Burial will be at Forest Lawn Cemetery in Charlotte.

Mrs. Owens was a member of Calvary Baptist Church.

Surviving are her husband, Aurther Ray Owens Sr. of Clover; two sons, Tommy Bush and Sammy Bush, both of Clover; three daughters, Kay Vicknola and Donice Neely, both of Rock Hill, and Faye Pressley of Myrtle Beach; two stepsons, Aurther Ray Owens Jr. and Billy Wayne Owens; three stepdaughters, Amelia Quesenbury, Wanda Ramsey and Phyllis Watson; two brothers, Lonnie Lovern and Melvin Lovern, both of Fort Mill; her sister, Mildred Robinson of Rock Hill; eight grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.

The family will receive friends from 7 to 8:30 tonight at Cavin-Cook Funeral Home.

Rosalind Sanders

KERSHAW - Mrs. Rosalind Russell Sanders, 60, of Carolina Court died Tuesday, June 30, 1998, at Springs Memorial Hospital in Lancaster.

The funeral will be 3 p.m. Friday at Cauthen Funeral Home, with the Revs. Curtis Cameron and Steve Neal officiating. Burial will be at Kershaw City Cemetery.

Mrs. Sanders was employed at Springs Memorial Hospital. She was a member of Temple Baptist Church and Lancaster Senior Citizens.

Surviving are her daughter, Deborah Horton of Kershaw; her brother, James M. "Sonny" Russell Jr.; two sisters, Jeanette Horton of Heath Springs and Marion Payne of Kershaw; and her grandchild.

The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 tonight at Cauthen Funeral Home and at other times at the home of Mrs. James M. "Sonny" Russell, 217 West Fourth St., Kershaw.

Nancy Shannon

CHARLOTTE - Mrs. Nancy Roseanna Shannon, 72, of 2840 Cowles Road died Wednesday, July 1, 1998, at Presbyterian Hospital.

Funeral arrangements will be announced by King Funeral Home in Charlotte.

Judith Threatt

ROCK HILL - Ms. Judith Anne Smith Threatt, 53, of 1232 Eisenhower Road died Wednesday, July 1, 1998, at Piedmont Medical Center.

The funeral will be 11 a.m. Friday at Greene Funeral Home, with the Rev. Jerry Broughton officiating and the Rev. Larry Nunn assisting. Burial will be at Grandview Memorial Park.

Ms. Threatt was a nurse's aide at York General Hospital. She was a member of College Park Baptist Church and its TEAL Sunday School class and Joy Group.

Surviving are her mother, Ethel McSwain Smith of the home.

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

Memorials maybe made to the American Diabetes Association, 2711 Middleburg Drive, Suite 312, Columbia, SC 29204; or to College Park Baptist Church, 1209 Eisenhower Road, Rock Hill, SC 29730.

Annie Varnadore

CHESTER - Mrs. Annie Black Varnadore, 90, formerly of Chester, died Tuesday, June 30, 1998, at Meadow Haven Rehabilitation and Specialty Care Center.

A graveside service will be 3 p.m. today at Chester Memorial Gardens, with the Revs. William Heustess and Donald Scoggins officiating.

A native of Chester, Mrs. Varnadore was retired from Springs Industries. She was the widow of Alpheus B. Varnadore and a member of Wesley Memorial United Methodist Church. She attended Chester County schools.

Surviving are her daughter, Doris V. Mobley of Chester; two grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.

The family will be at the home of Ronnie and Janice Atkinson, 874 Davis Drive, Chester.

Barron Funeral Home is in charge.
 

Lenora Bliss

FORT MILL - Mrs. Lenora Lovelace Bliss, 66, of 1515 Hensley Road died Wednesday, July 1, 1998 at Mercy Hospital South in Pineville, N.C.

The funeral will be 3 p.m. Sunday at Indian Land Baptist Church with the Revs. Benny Green and Thomas Bryant officiating. Burial will be at Unity Cemetery.

Mrs. Bliss was a retired seamstress for Alisa Mills in Waxhaw, N.C., and a member of Indian Land Baptist Church. She was the widow of Arthur Edward Bliss.

Surviving are her son, Terry Floyd of Boiling Springs, N.C.; two daughters, Patsy Lace of Leesburg, Fla. and Tammy Clemmons of Fort Mill; two brothers, Kenneth Lovelace and James Lovelace, both of Bostic, N.C.; and her sister, Martha Waters of Bostic, N.C.

The family will receive friends from 2 until 3 p.m. Sunday at the church and at other times at the home.

Wolfe Funeral Home is in charge.

Willard Brown

ROCK HILL -"Mr. Willard E. Brown, 71, of 4208 Malone Place died Thursday, July 2, 1998 at Piedmont Medical Center.

Funeral arrangements will be announced by Greene Funeral Home.

Marion Canupp Sr.

SHARON -"Mr. Marion Frazier Canupp Sr., 77, of 8597 Oak Tree Road died Wednesday, July 1, 1998, at home.

The funeral will be 11 a.m. today at Bullock's Creek Presbyterian Church, with the Revs. Sam Hoyt and James Gilchrist officiating. Burial will be at the church cemetery.

A native of York County, Mr. Canupp was a member of Bullock's Creek Presbyterian Church. He was retired from the Milliken Co., Lockhart Plant.

Surviving are two sons, John D. Canupp of York and Jim D. Canupp Sr. of Sharon; three daughters, Ann C. Cromer of Lockhart, Betty C. Blackwell of Blacksburg, and Shirley C. McDaniel of Hickory Grove; two sisters, Evelyn C. Elkins and Rosa C. Black, both of York; and eight grandchildren.

The body is at the home, 8597 Oak Tree Road, and will be taken to the church at 10 a.m. today.

Memorials may be made to Bullock's Creek Presbyterian Church cemetery fund, c/o Mary Sadler, 1575 Highway 97, Sharon, SC 29742.

S.R. Holcombe Funeral Home in Union is in charge.

Walter Darnell

ROCK HILL -"Mr. Walter Wilson Darnell, 63, of Rock Hill died Wednesday, July 1, 1998 at Mercy Hospital South in Pineville, N.C.

The funeral will be 11 a.m. today at McEwen Funeral Service Pineville Chapel, with the Rev. Lee Davis officiating. Burial will be at Flint Hill Baptist Church cemetery.

Mr. Darnell was an U.S. Air Force veteran and a member of the James K. Polk Lodge No. 759 and the Oasis Temple. He was a member of Stough Memorial Baptist Church. He was employed at Winthrop University, where he was in charge of heating and air conditioning.

Surviving are his wife, Frances T. Darnell; two daughters, Beverly Eury of Harrisburg, N.C. and Valarie Norwood of Richmond, Va.; his mother, Edna O. Darnell of Charlotte; two brothers, Olin Darnell of Weddington, N.C. and Jack Darnell of Clewiston, Fla.; two stepsons, G. David Johnson of Atlanta and G. Kenneth Johnson of Rock Hill; four grandchildren and seven stepgrandchildren.

The family will receive friends from 10 to 11 a.m. today at McEwen Funeral Home Pineville Chapel.

Memorials may be made to the James K. Polk building fund, P.O. Box 1043, Pineville, NC 28134.

Delgratia Hardin

ROCK HILL - Ms. Delgratia Hardin, 43, of 2312 Hoke Lane, died Thursday, July 2, 1998, at the Carolinas Medical Center in Charlotte.

She was the daughter of Elliott and Mildred Duncan Smith of Rock Hill. She was a member of Liberty Hill Baptist Church and was employed at Celanese.

The funeral will be private. The family will receive friends at the home, 2312 Hoke Lane.

Surviving in addition to her parents are two brothers, Terry Smith and Morris Smith, both of Rock Hill; and four sisters, Karen Smith and Dianne Finch, both of Rock Hill, Phyllis Kirkland of Catawba and Peggy R. Smith of Atlanta.

Cauthen Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Nellie Horne

YORK - Mrs. Nellie Haney Horne, 70, of 3585 Hands Mill Road died Thursday, July 2, 1998, at home.

The funeral will be 11 a.m. today at Pine Grove Baptist Church at Lake Wylie, with the Rev. Jerry Bryant officiating. Burial will be at Mill Creek Church of the Brethren in Tryon, N.C.

Mrs. Horne was a charter member of Pine Grove Baptist Church.

Surviving are her husband, Howard E. Horne; her son, Ernest Hoyt Horne of York; her daughter, Vonda H. Wallace of York; her brother, James E. Haney of York; her sister, Polly H. Sanders of Rock Hill; and her grandchild.

The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 tonight at Pine Grove Baptist Church.

Memorials may be made to Pine Grove Baptist Church building fund, 5415 Highway 557, Lake Wylie, SC 29710.

M.L. Ford & Sons Funeral Home is in charge.

Charles Jenkins

YORK - Mr. Charles Wesley Jenkins, 78, died Monday, June 29, 1998 in Ridgeland.

The funeral will be 11 a.m. today at Wright Funeral Home, with the Rev. Z.B. Wells officiating. Burial will be at New Home AME Zion Church.

Mr. Jenkins was a retired tailor.

Surviving are his wife, Kay Jenkins of Alexandria, Va.; his daughter, Charlene Bates of Alexandria, Va.; his brother, the Rev. C.J. Jenkins of Rock Hill; and four grandchildren.

The family will be at the home of the Rev. C.J. Jenkins, 1082 Allendale Circle, Rock Hill.

Sara Owens

CLOVER - Mrs. Sara Frances Bush Owens, 69, of Clover died Wednesday, July 1, 1998 at her home.

The funeral will be 2 p.m. today at Cavin-Cook Funeral Home in Huntersville, N.C., with the Rev. Elwood Seamster officiating. Burial will be at Forest Lawn Cemetery in Charlotte.

Mrs. Owens was a member of Calvary Baptist Church.

Surviving are her husband, Arthur Ray Owens Sr. of Clover; two sons, Tommy Bush and Sammy Bush, both of Lancaster; three daughters, Kay Vignola and Donnice Neely, both of Rock Hill, and Faye Pressley of Myrtle Beach; two stepsons, Arthur Ray Owens Jr. and Billy Wayne Owens; three stepdaughters, Amelia Quesenbury, Wanda Ramsey and Phyllis Watson; two brothers, Lonnie Lovern and Melvin Lovern, both of Fort Mill; her sister, Mildred Robinson of Rock Hill; eight grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.

W. Robin Timmons

FORT LAWN -"Mr. Wendell Robin Timmons, 40, of 5805 East Creek Road died Thursday, July 2, 1998, at Chester County Hospital.

Funeral arrangements will be announced by Greene Funeral Home.

Elizabeth Varnadore

FORT MILL -"Mrs. Elizabeth Hagler Varnadore, 79, of Fort Mill died Wednesday, July 1, 1998 at Meadow Haven Nursing Home in Rock Hill.

Graveside services will be 2 p.m. today at Grandview Memorial Park, with the Rev. Warren Nance officiating.

Mrs. Varnadore was a seamstress and a member of Riverview Presbyterian Church.

Surviving are her son, James Heath of Fort Mill; her daughter, Betty Dawkins of Fort Mill; her sister, Beulah Green of Concord, N.C.; 10 grandchildren and 30 great-grandchildren.

Memorials may be made to Riverview Presbyterian Church, 124 North Sutton Road, Fort Mill, SC 29715.

Wolfe Funeral Home is in charge.
 

Willard Brown

ROCK HILL - Mr. Willard Eugene "Gene" Brown, 71, of 4208 Malone Place died Thursday, July 2, 1998, at Piedmont Medical Center.

The funeral will be 2 p.m. Sunday at Westerly Hills Baptist Church in Fort Mill, with the Rev. Roger Brown. Burial will be entombment at the Grandview Memorial Park Mausoleum.

Mr. Brown was retired from the U.S. Coast Guard with the rank of Chief Petty Officer with 21 years of service. He retired from Fiber Industries in Charlotte with 15 years of service. He was a member of the Chief Petty Officers' Auxiliary and was of the Baptist faith.

Surviving are his wife, Hazel Bradley Brown of the home; four sons, Terry M. Brown of Charlotte and David Brown, Dennis E. Brown and Jeffrey L. Brown, all of Rock Hill; three brothers, James "A.B." Brown of Spartanburg, Jack Brown of Columbia and James Brown of Lancaster; three sisters, Pearl Fowler of Lewisville and Della Cheek and Sue B. Ramsey, both of Rock Hill; and 10 grandchildren.

The family will receive friends from 7:30 to 9 tonight at Greene Funeral Home and other times at the residence, 4208 Malone Place, Rock Hill.

Memorials may be made to Westerly Hills Baptist Church, 1730 Doves Road, Fort Mill, SC 29715.

Marion Canupp Sr.

SHARON -"Mr. Marion Frazier Canupp Sr., 77, of 8597 Oak Tree Road died Wednesday, July 1, 1998, at home.

The funeral will be 11 a.m. today at Bullock's Creek Presbyterian Church, with the Revs. Sam Hoyt and James Gilchrist officiating. Burial will be at the church cemetery.

A native of York County, Mr. Canupp was a member of Bullock's Creek Presbyterian Church. He was retired from the Milliken Co., Lockhart Plant.

Surviving are two sons, John D. Canupp of York and Jim D. Canupp Sr. of Sharon; three daughters, Ann C. Cromer of Lockhart, Betty C. Blackwell of Blacksburg, and Shirley C. McDaniel of Hickory Grove; two sisters, Evelyn C. Elkins and Rosa C. Black, both of York; and eight grandchildren.

The body is at the home, 8597 Oak Tree Road, and will be taken to the church at 10 a.m. today.

Memorials may be made to Bullock's Creek Presbyterian Church cemetery fund, c/o Mary Sadler, 1575 Highway 97, Sharon, SC 29742.

S.R. Holcombe Funeral Home in Union is in charge.

Rev. Leon Davis Sr.

LINCOLNTON, N.C. - The Rev. Leon "Boise" Davis Sr., 78, of 602 West Waters St., formerly of Rock Hill, died Saturday, June 27, 1998, at Gaston Memorial Hospital in Gastonia, N.C.

The funeral will be 3 p.m. Sunday at New Home AME Zion Church in York, with the Rev. C.J. Jenkins officiating. Burial will be at the church cemetery.

The Rev. Davis was a member of the New Home AME Zion Church in York.

Surviving are his wife, Mozelle Littlejohn Davis; three daughters, Johnettia Davis and Vanessa Brown, both of Gastonia, N.C., and Patricia Goode of Salisbury, N.C.; three sons, Henry Smith Davis of Charlotte and Leon Davis Jr. and James Davis, both of Gastonia, N.C.; three sisters, Josephine Davis, Johnie Mary Davis and Rosie Mae Hawkins, all of Stamford, Conn.; five brothers, William Davis of Henderson, N.C., Alexander Davis, the Rev. Robert O. Davis, Otis Lee Davis and James Davis, all of Gastonia; 25 grandchildren; and 22 great-grandchildren.

The family will receive friends at 2:30 p.m. Sunday at the church.

Ruth Earley

LANCASTER - Mrs. Ruth Meriwether Earley, 89, died Friday, July 3, 1998, at the White Oak Manor.

The graveside service will be 10 a.m. Monday at Greenlawn Cemetery in Jacksonville, Fla.

Born in Lynchburg, Va., Mrs. Earley lived in Jacksonville, Fla. and was a homemaker. She was a member of the Elizabeth Swain United Methodist Church of Jacksonville, Fla., and was the widow of Vuron Thomas Earley.

Surviving are two daughters, Jacqueline Mackey Palmer of Lancaster and Dr. Margaret Whitt of Englewood, Colo.

Cauthen Funeral Home is in charge of local arrangements.

Delgratia Hardin

ROCK HILL - Ms. Delgratia Hardin, 43, of 2312 Hoke Lane, died Thursday, July 2, 1998, at the Carolinas Medical Center in Charlotte.

She was the daughter of Elliott and Mildred Duncan Smith of Rock Hill. She was a member of Liberty Hill Baptist Church and was employed at Celanese.

The funeral will be private. The family will receive friends at the home, 2312 Hoke Lane.

Surviving in addition to her parents are two brothers, Terry Smith and Morris Smith, both of Rock Hill; and four sisters, Karen Smith and Dianne Finch, both of Rock Hill, Phyllis Kirkland of Catawba and Peggy R. Smith of Atlanta.

Cauthen Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Emma Hall

CLOVER - Mrs. Emma Black Hall of 103 Adams St. died Friday, July 3, 1998, at Piedmont Medical Center in Rock Hill.

Funeral arrangements will be announced by Generation Funeral Home of Clover.

Willie Hill

CHESTER- Mr. Willie T. Hill Sr., 68, of 2404 Aaron Burr Road died Friday, July 3, 1998, at Chester County Hospital.

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

Nellie Horne

YORK - Mrs. Nellie Haney Horne, 70, of 3585 Hands Mill Road died Thursday, July 2, 1998, at home.

The funeral will be 11 a.m. today at Pine Grove Baptist Church at Lake Wylie, with the Rev. Jerry Bryant officiating. Burial will be at Mill Creek Church of the Brethren in Tryon, N.C.

Mrs. Horne was a charter member of Pine Grove Baptist Church.

Surviving are her husband, Howard E. Horne; her son, Ernest Hoyt Horne of York; her daughter, Vonda H. Wallace of York; her brother, James E. Haney of York; her sister, Polly H. Sanders of Rock Hill; and her grandchild.

The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 tonight at Pine Grove Baptist Church.

Memorials may be made to Pine Grove Baptist Church building fund, 5415 Highway 557, Lake Wylie, SC 29710.

M.L. Ford & Sons Funeral Home is in charge.

Gladys Knight

UNION - Mrs. Gladys Jean Truesdale Knight, 67, of 106 Amber Drive died Wednesday, July 1, 1998, at her home.

The funeral will be 11 a.m. today at the Cauthen Funeral Home, Kershaw Chapel, with Kenneth R. Truesdale and the Rev. Grady Onell officiating. Burial will be at Bethany Baptist Church Cemetery in Westville.

Born in Great Falls, she was retired from The Kendall Company.

Surviving are her husband, John Davidson Knight; three daughters, Carol K. Bugge of Chapin, Debra Knight of Cayce and Jerri Counts of North Augusta; four brothers, Barney O. Truesdale of Camden, Kenneth R. Truesdale of Liberty Hill, Thomas M. Truesdale of Pensacola, Fla., and Lonnie E. Truesdale of Kershaw; two sisters, Gloria June Schultz and Barbara Ann Meyer, both of Minneapolis; five grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.

The family will receive friends at the home of Lonnie Truesdale, 3875 Old Georgetown Road, Kershaw.

Cauthen Funeral Home, Kershaw Chapel, is in charge.

Geneva Mayfield

CHESTER - Mrs. Geneva G. Booker Mayfield, 75, of 595 Old York Road died Wednesday, July 1, 1998, at Chester County Hospital.

The funeral will be 3 p.m. Sunday at Friendship Baptist Church in Chester, with the Rev. W. E. Page officiating, assisted by the Rev. Jessie Boulware. Burial will follow in church cemetery.

Mrs. Mayfield was a member of Friendship Baptist Church, where she was an usher and a member of the Pulpit Aid. She was also a missionary and a member of the Helping Hand Club. She attended the public schools of Chester County and was a retired nurse assistant at Chester County Hospital. She was a widow of Frederick Booker and Walker Mayfield.

Surviving are six sons, Albert Booker of Washington and Robert Gladden and Jessie Booker, both of Wood Bridge, Va., Freddie L. Booker of Los Angeles, Rudean Booker of Chester, and Bobby Booker of Alexandria, Va.; her daughter, Shirley B. Ware of Chester; her sister, Mamie Gladden of Chester; her brother, John Gladden of Washington; 32 grandchildren; and 24 great-grandchildren.

The family will receive friends at the home of Chuck and Shirley Ware, 994 Yorkdale Road, Chester.

The body may be viewed from 2 to 9 p.m. today at King's Funeral Home and from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m. Sunday.

Blanche Montgomery Ramsey

YORK - Blanche Montgomery Ramsey, 87, of 1559 Fairhope Road died Friday, July 3, 1998, at Piedmont Medical Center in Rock Hill.

Arrangements will be announced by York Funeral Home.

Patricia Pendergrass

GREAT FALLS - Mrs. Patricia "Patty" Killian Pendergrass, 64, of 28 Argonne St. died Friday, July 3, 1998, at Richland Memorial Hospital in Columbia.

The memorial service will be 3 p.m. Sunday at Trinity Baptist Church, with the Rev. Darrell Twitty officiating.

Born in Great Falls, Mrs. Pendergrass was a homemaker and a member of Trinity Baptist Church. She was a graduate of Great Falls High School.

Surviving are her husband, Joe Pendergrass; two sons, Victor Joe Pendergrass of Gastonia, N.C., and Dwight Douglas Pendergrass of McDonough, Ga.; two daughters, Cassandra P. Boatwright of Batesburg-Leesville and Delia P. Brown of Irmo; her stepfather, Elic Lee Martin of Great Falls; her sister, Vickie M. Granger of Camden; and seven grandchildren.

Memorials may be made to Trinity Baptist Church, Capital Needs Fund, PO Box 297, Great Falls, SC 29055.

The family will receive friends in the church fellowship hall immediately following the service and other times at 28 Argonne St., Great Falls.

Dantzler-Baker Funeral Home of Great Falls is in charge of arrangements.

Shannon, Nancy

CHARLOTTE - Nancy Roseanna Shannon, of 2480 Cowles Road, formerly of Chester, died Wednesday, July 1, 1998, at Presbyterian Hospital.

The funeral will be 3 p.m. Sunday at Brown's Chapel, AME Zion Church in Lowrys, with the Rev. Otha Smith officiating. Burial will be at the church cemetery.

Mrs. Shannon was educated in the public schools of Chester County, attending Finley High School. She was a member of Brown's Chapel, AME Zion Church, where she served on the usher board and was deaconess to the communion committee. She was retired from Belk department store in Charlotte after 35 years of service. She was also a licensed cosmetologist.

Surviving are her husband, Sam Shannon; three daughters, Susie Shannon James and Ola Mae Shannon of Charlotte and Osia Shannon Caudle of Monroe, N.C.; two sons, Charlie Shannon of Baltimore and Edgar Shannon of the home; eight grandchildren, including two grandsons she reared, Sammie Shannon and George Shannon of Charlotte; and six great-grandchildren.

Visitation will be 2 p.m. Sunday at the church.

King's Funeral Home of Charlotte is in charge.

Willie Mae Shaw

CAMBRIDGE, MASS. - Ms. Willie Mae "Prue" Shaw, formerly of Clover, died Wednesday, July 1, 1998, at Mt. Olive Hospital in Cambridge, Mass.

The family will receive friends at the home of Ms. Ruby Simpson, 104 Armstrong St., Clover.

Funeral arrangements will be announced by Generation Funeral Home in Clover.

Annie Simpson

ROCK HILL - Mrs. Annie Woods Simpson, 82, of 1071 Melchers Drive died Thursday, July 2, 1998, at her home.

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

R. Lynn Smith 

ROCK HILL - Mr. Robert Lynn Smith, 54, of 4021 Crestview Drive, died Thursday, July 2, 1998, at Piedmont Medical Center.

The funeral will be 3 p.m. Sunday at Calvary Baptist Church, with the Rev. Bruce Wyatt and the Rev. Jerry McNair officiating. Burial will be at Grandview Memorial Park.

Mr. Smith was a member of Calvary Baptist Church. He was employed at Paramount's Carowinds and served in the U.S. Navy.

Surviving are his wife, Margaret Willis Smith; his son, Robbie Smith of Rock Hill; his daughter, Julie Smith Killough of Rock Hill; his mother, Bonnie Smith Wolfe of Rock Hill, two sisters, Delphine S. Comer of McConnells and Andrea S. Ross of Rock Hill; his stepsister, Jean Cabney of Rock Hill; and four grandchildren.

The family will receive friends from 5 to 7 p.m. today at Cauthen Funeral Home, Rock Hill Chapel and other times at the home.

Memorials may be made to Calvary Baptist Church Building Fund, P.O. Box 11650, Rock Hill, SC 29731-1650.

Cauthen Funeral home is in charge.

Winford Stacks

LANCASTER - Mr. Winford Stacks, 66, of 1038 Memorial Park Road died Thursday, July 2, 1998, at his home.

The funeral will be 2 p.m. today at Cauthen Funeral Home, Lancaster Chapel, with the Rev. Curtis Cameron officiating. Burial will be in Lancaster Memorial Park.

Born in Lancaster, Mr. Stacks was employed at Springs Industries and was of the Baptist faith.

Surviving are his wife, Annie Mae Stacks Stacks; two sons, Jimmy Ray Stacks and Roger Joel Stacks, both of Lancaster; two daughters, Nancy Rutledge and Sherry Ann Robertson, both of Lancaster; his parents, Carl and Sally S. Stacks of Lancaster; his brother, John Stacks of Lancaster; four sisters, Karry Langley of Indian Land, Janie Stacks of Rock Hill, Judy Croft of Camden and Hallie Collins of Lancaster; seven grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.

Cauthen Funeral Home, Lancaster Chapel is officiating.

Wendell Timmons

FORT LAWN - Mr. Wendell "Robin" Timmons, 40, of 1260 East Creek Road died Thursday, July 2, 1998.

The funeral will be 3 p.m. today at Providence Baptist Church in Kershaw, with the Rev. Hilton Batts officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery.

Mr. Timmons was a member of Four Square Gospel Church. He was a fork lift driver with West Marine Distribution Center in Rock Hill.

Surviving are his parents, Sidney Kenneth and Roselle Roberts Timmons of Fort Lawn; two daughters, Robyn Lynn Timmons and Crystal Dawn Timmons, both of Rock Hill; three brothers, Randy Timmons of York, Keith Timmons of Richmond Hill, Ga., and Gerald Timmons of Fort Lawn; three sisters, Juanita Catoe and Barbara Fincher, both of Fort Lawn, and Pam Cooke of Lumberton, N.C.; and his granddaughter.

The family will receive friends at the home of his sister, Juanita Catoe, 1241 East Creek Road, Fort Lawn, SC 29714.


CEMSEARCH - OBITUARY CENTRAL - OBITUARY LINKS PAGE - SURNAME SEARCH UTILITY