Miscellaneous York County, South Carolina Obituaries

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Marie Barnett

ROCK HILL - The funeral for Mrs. Marie Thompson Barnett, who died Friday, July 24, 1998, at White Oak Manor, will be 3 p.m. today at Flint Hill Baptist Church, with the Rev. John Brown officiating.

The Revs. Osbey Roddey, J.H. Bailey and Paul Long will assist. The eulogy will be given by the Rev. W.B. White. Burial will be at Barber Memorial Cemetery.

Mrs. Barnett was a native of York County and attended its public schools. She was a member of Flint Hill Baptist Church, where she was a member of the Usher Board, Choir No. 1, Willing Workers Club and the Missionary Society. She was a volunteer for York County's summer feeding program and was a member of the White Hill Chapter Order of the Eastern Star Lodge No. 350.

Surviving are her husband, Johnny Lee Barnett of Clover; five sons, Sam L. Thompson Jr., Willie Lee Thompson, Bobby Eugene Thompson and Vernon Thompson, all of Rock Hill, and Freddie Lavern Thompson of Cary, N.C.; two daughters, Lelia T. Settles Brown of Matthews, N.C., and Ethel Thompson Knox of Rock Hill; her stepdaughter, Geraldine B. Durham of Clover; two sisters, Nancy Hardin of Baltimore and Essie Gaines of Rozelle, N.J.; 12 grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.

The body will be placed in the church at 1 p.m. today. Robinson Funeral Home is in charge.

William Brown

DENVER, Colo. - Mr. William Oliver "Otto" Brown, 59, formerly of York, died Monday, July 27, 1998, at Sable Care Center in Denver.

The funeral will be 11 a.m. Thursday at Pipkin Mortuary, with the Rev. James Harris officiating. Burial will be at Fort Logan Cemetery in Denver.

Mr. Brown was a native of York.

Surviving are his son, William Oliver Brown Jr. of Denver; three daughters, Tina Adams of York and Franshon Brown and Rachel Brown, both of Denver; his brother, Andrew Willis Brown of Charlotte; four sisters, Helen Wade, Delmarie Brown and Wanda Barnette, all of York, and Rita Barnette of High Point, N.C.; and three grandchildren.

The family will receive friends from 4 to 9 tonight at Pipkin Funeral Home, 2531 Adgen Road, Denver,

Wright Funeral Home in York is in charge of local arrangements.

Nancy Eubanks

ROCK HILL - Mrs. Nancy Snipes Eubanks, 58, of 1114 E. White St. died Tuesday, July 28, 1998, at Piedmont Medical Center.

The funeral will be 11 a.m. Thursday at Eastside Baptist Church, with the Rev. Jimmy Holley officiating. Burial will be 3 p.m. at the Eubanks family lot at the Graniteville Cemetery in Graniteville.

Mrs. Eubanks was a native of Rock Hill.

Surviving are her husband, Dalton "Jerry" Eubanks; her son, Tim Snipes of Stewartville, Minn.; two stepsons, Boris Eubanks of San Francisco and Raphael Eubanks of New Bern, N.C.; her stepdaughter, Lynn Snipes of Lexington; her brother, Roger "Vern" Snipes of Dallas; two sisters, Delane Ayers and Margaret Ratterree, both of Rock Hill; and eight grandchildren.

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

Memorials may be sent to Eastside Baptist Church, 318 N. Jones Ave., Rock Hill, SC 29730.

Hattie Hemphill

CHARLOTTE - Ms. Hattie Dewese Hemphill, 85, of Avante Nursing Home died Tuesday, July 28, 1998.

A.L. Jimwright Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Virginia Martin

YORK - Mrs. Virginia "Jean" McCalister Martin, 67, of 351 Sutton Springs Road died Monday, July 27, 1998, at home.

The funeral will be 2 p.m. Thursday at York Funeral Home, with the Rev. Todd Reynolds officiating. Burial will be at Rose Hill Cemetery.

Mrs. Martin was a retired finisher for Sullivan Carson Co.

Surviving are four sons, Jerry Dean Martin, Steven Ross Martin and Timothy O'Hara Martin, all of York, and Michael Randolph Martin of Clover; her brother, Bob McCalister of Clover; three sisters, Margaret M. Chandler and Ruth M. Brown, both of Rock Hill, and Sylvia M. Carnes of York; and seven grandchildren.

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

Rosetta Wallace

ROCK HILL - Mrs. Rosetta Gettys Wallace of 128 Barber St. died Sunday, July 26, 1998, at Piedmont Medical Center.

The funeral will be 2 p.m. Thursday at Robinson Funeral Home, with Brother George Pugh officiating and the Rev. W. Thomas Massey assisting. Burial will be at Tabernacle AME Zion Church cemetery.

Mrs. Wallace was a native of Mecklenburg County. She was a member of the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witness. She attended York County public schools.

Surviving are her brother, Floyd Gettys Sr. of Lesslie; her sister, Mrs. Joe Hefner of Charlotte; and her cousin with whom she lived, Estelle R. White.

The family will receive friends at home.

The body may be viewed from 4 to 6 tonight at Robinson Funeral Home.

Ira Wheeler Sr.

ROCK HILL - Mr. Ira Edward "Red" Wheeler Sr., 84, of 166 Shurley St. died Tuesday, July 28, 1998, at home.

The funeral will be 3 p.m. Thursday at West End Baptist Church, with the Revs. John Shehan and Billy Shytle officiating. Burial will be at Grandview Memorial Park.

Mr. Wheeler was a member of Park Ridge Baptist Church. He was retired from Swaim Oil Co. after 38 years of service. He was a veteran of the Marine Corps.

Surviving are his wife, Mary Gladden Wheeler; three sons, Fred Wheeler of Greenwich, N.Y., Ed Wheeler Jr. of Corinth, N.Y., and Tommy Wheeler of Rock Hill; four daughters, Anne Hargett, Winky Staton, Janice Fortner and Martha Stevenson, all of Rock Hill; his sister, Dixie Gladden of Rock Hill; 22 grandchildren; and 16 great-grandchildren.

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

Memorials may be made to Park Ridge Baptist Church, 620 W. Oakland Ave., Rock Hill, SC 29730 or to Hospice Community Care, 325 S. Oakland Ave., Rock Hill, SC 29730.

Ann Zacharski

ROCK HILL - Mrs. Ann B. Zacharski of White Oak Manor died Tuesday, July 28, 1998, at White Oak Manor.

Funeral arrangements will be announced by Clemons Funeral Home. 
 

Wardell Archie Sr.

ROCK HILL - Mr. Wardell Archie Sr., 74, of 940 Eighth St. died Tuesday, July 28, 1998.

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

Mr. Archie attended Chester County public schools and Emmett Scott High School. He was a veteran of World War II and received the following honors: American Theater SV Award Ribbon, EAMET SV Medal, Good Conduct Medal and Victory Medal.

He was a member of Rock Grove AME Zion where he was a member of the WN Prayer Club, Trustee Board, Student Board and chaplain of the Booster Club. He was a member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 1404 where he was post commander, and the Sterling Lodge No. 344 IBPOEW, where he was Past Exalted Ruler of Council No. 88. He was a Mason and a member of Israel Lodge 140. He was retired from Celanese Corp.

Surviving are four sons, Wardell Archie Jr. and Terry Archie, both of Rock Hill, Larry Archie of Atlanta and Frankie Archie of Tillery, N.C.; his daughter, Phyllis Archie of Rock Hill; two brothers, Johnny Archie of Rock Hill and Sam Macon of York; his sister, Cammie Brown of Rock Hill; 15 grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.

The body may be viewed from 6 to 7 p.m. Friday at Robinson Funeral Home.

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

The family will receive friends at the home of his daughter, Phyllis Archie, 621 S. Confederate St., Rock Hill.

Hattie Hemphill

CHARLOTTE - Mrs. Hattie Bell Hemphill, 84, of Charlotte died Tuesday, July, 28, 1998, at Avante in Charlotte.

The funeral will be 2 p.m. Saturday at Nazareth Baptist Church in Rock Hill. Burial will be at the church cemetery.

Surviving are her husband, Arthur Hemphill Sr. of Philadelphia; her son, Arthur Hemphill Jr. of Rock Hill; her daughter, Annie Bragg of Charlotte; her mother Mary Dewese of Rock Hill; and her grandchildren.

The family will receive friends from 7 to 8 p.m. Friday at Reeder Memorial Baptist Church in Charlotte.

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

A.L. Jinwright Funeral Service, 4300 Statesville Road in Charlotte, is in charge.

James Lindsay Jr.

CHESTER - Mr. James William Lindsay Jr. of 1924 Ford Road died Wednesday, July 29, 1998, at home.

Funeral arrangements will be announced by Barron Funeral Home.

Pickett Morgan

PEACHLAND, N.C. - Mr. Pickett Lane Morgan, 70, of Peachland died Tuesday, July 28, 1998, at Carolinas Medical Center in Charlotte.

A graveside service will be 2 p.m. Friday at Forest Hill Cemetery in Rock Hill, with the Rev. Glenn Self officiating.

Mr. Morgan was a supervisor with Duke Power Co. He was a native of Anson County, N.C.

Surviving are his wife, Phyllis Deese Morgan; his son, Douglas Walker of York; his daughter, Angela W. Mitchell of York; four brothers, Jack Morgan of Charlotte, Tom J. Morgan of Monroe, N.C., Craven Morgan of San Antonio, Texas, and John Morgan of Watkinsville, Ga.; four sisters, Louise M. Richardson of Spencer, N.C., Edna M. Shaeffer of Westminister, Md., Ruth Morgan of Waxhaw, N.C., and Margie M. Jordan of Conway; and four grandchildren.

The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 tonight at Morgan & Son Funeral Home.

Grady Patton

YORK - The Rev. Grady L. Patton, 49, of 321 Sandifer Road died Wednesday, July 29, 1998, at Palmetto Baptist Medical Center in Columbia.

Funeral arrangements be announced by King's Funeral Home.

The Rev. Patton was the pastor of Mount Zion Baptist Church in Blackstock.

Claude Robinson

EASLEY - Mr. Claude Eugene Robinson, 63, of 1228 Pelzer Highway died Tuesday, July 28, 1998, at Palmetto Baptist Medical Center in Columbia.

The funeral will be 3 p.m. Friday at St. Andrew United Methodist Church, with the Revs. Julian Ford, Rowland Bearden and Bennie Durham officiating. Burial will be at Westview Cemetery.

A native of Pickens County, Mr. Robinson was a former employee of Gerrish-Milliken Co. and was retired from Dan River Industries. He attended St. Andrew United Methodist Church.

Surviving are his wife, Mary Margaret Tripp Robinson; two sons, Claude Michael Robinson of Columbia and Kent Warren Robinson of Easley; his daughter, Jo Ann Robinson Lovell of Catawba; his mother, Nina Mae Bearden Robinson of Easley; two brothers, Wade H. Robinson of Piedmont and Enoch Hamp Robinson Jr. of Pickens; his sister, Janet Aiken of Easley; and three grandchildren.

The family will receive friends from 7 to 8:30 tonight at Robinson Funeral Home in Easley and at other times at home.

The body will placed in the church at 2:30 p.m. Friday.

Memorials may be made to St. Andrew United Methodist Church, P.O. Box 27, Easley, SC 29641.

Heyward Sanders

CHESTER - Mr. Heyward Sanders, 86, of 2733 W. Chester School Road died Sunday, July 26, 1998, at Oakmont Nursing Home in Union.

The funeral will be 3 p.m. Friday at Bethlehem Baptist Church, with the Rev. James W. Hope officiating and the Rev. Curtis Washington assisting. The Rev. Daniel Chisholm will give the eulogy. Burial will be at the church cemetery.

Mr. Sanders was a Chester native. He was a member of Zion Pilgrim Baptist Church, and he joined Bethlehem Baptist Church at an early age. He was a member of Acacia Masonic Lodge No. 32 and the A.P.& B. Society No. 17. He attended Chester County public schools and retired from The Charlotte Observer.

Surviving are his wife, Dilcie M. Sanders; his son, James Bernard Sanders of Chester; his daughter, Wentonia Jackson of Detroit; his sister, Rosetta Solomon of Chester; 10 grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.

The family will receive friends at home.

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

King's Funeral Home in charge.

James Smith

ROCK HILL - Mr. James A. "Al" Smith 1915 Ebenezer Road died Wednesday, July 29, 1998, at Piedmont Medical Center.

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

Rose Thrower

YORK - Miss Rose Eva "Diddy" Thrower, 43, of 114 York Park St. died Monday, July 27, 1998, at the Medical University of South Carolina Hospital in Charleston.

The funeral will be 2 p.m. Friday at Great Joy Baptist Church in McConnells, with the Rev. Walter B. White officiating and the Rev. Johnny Burris assisting. Burial will be at Crawford Memorial Gardens.

Miss Thrower attended York County public schools. She was a homemaker and former employee of Pharr Yarns in Clover.

Surviving are her son, Terry Thrower of the home; her daughter, Alice Thrower of the home; seven brothers, Tommy L. Thrower, Sammy Thrower Jr., Arthur Thrower and Wilford Thrower, all of York, and Charlie Thrower, Wilmore Thrower and Sylvester Thrower, all of Rock Hill; her stepbrother, Donnie Hall of Rock Hill; two sisters, Lucinda Thrower of York and LaMentha Thrower of Rock Hill; and her special friend, Andrew Mitchell of Rock Hill.

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

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

Ruth Benton

CHARLOTTE - Mrs. Ruth Ann Minter Thrower Benton, 57, of 1815 Griers Grove Road No. A died Tuesday, July 28, 1998, at Presbyterian Hospital.

The funeral will be 2 p.m. Saturday at Long & Son Mortuary. Burial will be at Forest Lawn Cemetery in Charlotte.

Mrs. Benton was a native of Chester County and attended schools in York and Chester counties.

Surviving are two sons, Johnny Ray Benton and Floyd Benton, both of Charlotte; three daughters, Lavone Thrower, Angela Benton and Johnnie Mae Benton, all of Charlotte; three stepsons, Johnny L. Benton Jr., Howard Benton and John Lockhard, all of Charlotte; her stepdaughter, Brenda Benton of Charlotte; six brothers, Tommy Thrower Jr., Arthur Thrower, Sammy Thrower and Wilford Thrower, all of York, and Charlie Thrower and Wilmore Thrower, both of Rock Hill; and two sisters, Lucinda Thrower of York and LaMentha Thrower of Rock Hill.

The family will receive friends at 1 p.m. Saturday at Long & Son Mortuary.

William Cameron

ROCK HILL - Mr. William B. Cameron, 87, of 2385 Gordon Road died Wednesday, July 29, 1998, at Piedmont Medical Center.

The funeral will be 11 a.m. Saturday at Beth Shiloh Presbyterian Church in York, with the Rev. Thomas McPhail officiating. Burial will be at the church cemetery.

Mr. Cameron was a retired printer at Rock Hill Printing & Finishing Co. He was the widower of Wilma Mae Rister Cameron. He was a member of Beth Shiloh Presbyterian Church.

Surviving are his son, Eddie Cameron of Guam; five daughters, Sandra Thrift, Billie Ann Cavney, Linda Matthews and Kay Thomas, all of Rock Hill, and Ann Good of York; two brothers, Walter Cameron and Johnny Cameron, both of Rock Hill; his sister, Lula Knox of Rock Hill; 17 grandchildren; and 16 great-grandchildren.

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

Memorials may be made to the Beth Shiloh Presbyterian Church cemetery association, 1184 N. Shiloh Road, York, SC 29745.

Marjorie Davis

CAMDEN - Mrs. Marjorie Croft Davis, 83, of 166 DeSaussure St. died Tuesday, July 28, 1998, at Bethea Baptist Home in Darlington.

The funeral will be 3 p.m. today at Thorn Hill Baptist Church, with the Rev. Page Davis Creach. Burial will be at Sand Hill Baptist Church cemetery.

Mrs. Davis was a member of Hermitage Baptist Church, where she taught children's Sunday school, was the leader of the Sunbeam Band, taught junior Sunday school and Training Union and was a member of the Woman's Missionary Union. She was the widow of the Rev. Boyce Allen Davis.

Surviving are three sons, James LeJeune Davis of Bowie, Texas, John H. Davis of Florence and Bruce E. Davis of Camden; her daughter, Barbara D. Robinson of Heath Springs; her half sister, Elizabeth Garvin of Macon, Ga.; 13 grandchildren; and 19 great-grandchildren.

Memorials may be made to Bethea Baptist Home, P.O. Box 4000, Darlington, SC 29532.

Hattie Hemphill

CHARLOTTE - Mrs. Hattie Bell Dewese Hemphill, 84, of Charlotte died Tuesday, July, 28, 1998, at Avante Nursing Home.

The funeral will be 2 p.m. Saturday at Nazareth Baptist Church in Rock Hill. Burial will be at the church cemetery.

A retired seamstress, Mrs. Hemphill attended York County public schools. At a young age, she was a member of Nazareth Baptist Church. She later joined Gethsemane Baptist Church and then moved her membership to Reeder Memorial Baptist Church in Charlotte, where she was a faithful member.

Surviving are her former husband, Arthur Hemphill of Philadelphia; her son, Arthur C. Hemphill of Rock Hill; her daughter, Annie Bragg of Charlotte; her mother, Mary Alice Camp Dewese of Rock Hill; 12 grandchildren; 20 great-grandchildren; and seven great-great-grandchildren.

The family will receive friends from 7 to 8 tonight at Reeder Memorial Baptist Church in Charlotte and at other times at the homes of Ann Bragg, 5735 Electra Lane Apartment D, Charlotte and Arthur C. Hemphill, 1514 Crawford Road, Rock Hill.

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

A.L. Jinwright Funeral Service, 4300 Statesville Road in Charlotte, is in charge.

Eva Holt

FORT MILL - Mrs. Eva Deese Holt, 82, of 318 Morgan St. died Wednesday, July 29, 1998, at Piedmont Medical Center in Rock Hill.

The funeral will be 3 p.m. Saturday at Wolfe Funeral Home, with the Rev. Jerry Sosebee officiating. Burial will be at Unity Cemetery.

Mrs. Holt was a former employee of Springs Industries. She was a member of Mount Pleasant Baptist Church in Monroe, N.C.

Surviving are two daughters, Martha Helms of Concord, N.C., and Jessie Faile of Fort Mill; two brothers, Junior Deese and Adam Deese, both of Monroe; her sister, Jamie Rorie of Rockingham, N.C.; eight grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.

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

Memorials may be made to the American Heart Association, P.O. Box 6604, Columbia, SC 29260.

James Lindsay Jr.

CHESTER - Mr. James William Lindsay Jr., 80, of 1924 Ford Road died Wednesday, July 29, 1998, at home.

The funeral will be 11 a.m. Saturday at Barron Funeral Home, with the Revs. Clyde Mitchum and Buddy Bach officiating. Burial will be at Evergreen Cemetery.

Mr. Lindsay was a retired plumber. He was a member of Pleasant Grove Presbyterian Church. He attended Chester County schools and was an Army veteran of World War II.

Surviving are three brothers, Robert H. Lindsay Sr. and Thomas B. Lindsay Sr., both of Chester, and Ralph E. Lindsay of Cape Canaveral, Fla.; and three sisters, Pauline L. Ford and Margaret L. Orr, both of Chester, and Dorothy L. Thomas of Jackson, N.J.

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

Memorials may be made to Pleasant Grove Presbyterian Church, 1660 Pleasant Grove Road, Chester, SC 29706.

John Knight

UNION - Mr. John Davidson Knight, 70, of 106 Amber Drive died Wednesday, July 29, 1998, at Spartanburg Regional Hospital.

The funeral will be 11 a.m. Saturday at Cauthen Funeral Home, Kershaw Chapel, with the Revs. Kenneth Truesdale and Grady O'Neal officiating. Burial will be at the Bethany Baptist Church cemetery in Westville.

Mr. Knight was a retired supervisor with United Merchants and was a Marine Corps veteran. He was a native of Great Falls.

Surviving are three daughters, Carol Knight Bugge of Chapin, Debra Knight of Cayce and Jerri Counts of North Augusta; five grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.

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

Ronald Malm

LANCASTER - Mr. Ronald Edwin Malm, 57, of 3927 Flat Creek Road died Wednesday, July 29, 1998.

Funeral arrangements will be announced by Hartley Funeral Home.

Kay McCowan

GREAT FALLS - Mrs. Kay Jones McCowan, 47, of 5748 Golf Course Road died Wednesday, July 29, 1998, at Piedmont Medical Center in Rock Hill.

The funeral will be 11 a.m. Saturday at Great Falls Presbyterian Church, with the Revs. Samuel Thomas and Doug Irvin officiating. Burial will be at Greenlawn Cemetery.

Mrs. McCowan was manager of the Great Falls Branch of Spratt Savings and Loan Association. She was a member of Great Falls Presbyterian Church, where she was deacon and church treasurer. She was a graduate of Great Falls High School and attended the University of South Carolina at Lancaster. She was a volunteer and mentor with the Partner's in Education program in the Great Falls schools. She also was associated with the Great Falls Hometown Association.

Surviving are her husband, Jerry E. McCowan; her son, Malcolm McCowan of Fort Lawn; her mother, Aline O. Jones of White Oak Manor in Lancaster; two sisters, Libby McElduff of Spartanburg and Rhetta Jones of Greenville.

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

Memorials will be made to Great Falls Presbyterian Church, P.O. Box 466, Great Falls, SC 29055.

Judy Padgett

ROCK HILL - Mrs. Judy Faile Padgett, 49, of 3207B Homestead Road died Thursday, July 30, 1998, at Mercy Hospital in Charlotte.

The funeral will be 11 a.m. Saturday at Greene Funeral Home, with the Rev. Jimmy Holley officiating. Burial will be at Forest Hills Cemetery.

Mrs. Padgett was a waitress at the Mayflower Seafood Restaurant. She was of the Baptist faith.

Surviving are her husband, David B. Padgett Sr.; her son, David B. Padgett Jr. of Myrtle Beach; two daughters, Kim P. Merck of Rock Hill and Crystal P. Cameron of McConnells; her brother, Johnny Faile of Rock Hill; two sisters, Darlene F. Collins of Lesslie and Glenda F. Lear of Rock Hill; and seven grandchildren.

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

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

Grady Patton

YORK - The Rev. Grady L. Patton, 49, of 321 Sandifer Road died Wednesday, July 29, 1998, at Palmetto Baptist Medical Center in Columbia.

The funeral will be 3 p.m. Sunday at Langrum Branch Baptist Church in York, with the Rev. Osbey Roddey officiating, and the Revs. W. G. Boulware, Albert Young, Dariel Jackson, Robert Entzminger, A.L. Hensley, W.T. Massey and W.E. Page assisting. Burial will be at the church cemetery.

The Rev. Patton joined Langrum Branch Baptist Church at an early age. While there, he was a deacon, Sunday school teacher and Hymn Choir leader. He was called into the ministry and became pastor of Armenia Baptist Church. He most recently was the pastor of Mount Zion Baptist Church in Blackstock.

He was a self-employed brick mason, a 1969 graduate of Jefferson High School in York and a graduate of Jacksonville Theological Seminary in Jacksonville, Fla.

Surviving are his wife, Yvonne Bowen Patton; three sons, Jody T. Patton of Gastonia, N.C., Telly S. Patton of Clover and Jabari A. Patton of the home; his daughter, Angel M. McCaskill of Gastonia, N.C.; three brothers, Nathaniel Patton of Rock Hill, Charles Patton of York and Sgt. Emmanuel Patton of Richmond, Va.; six sisters, Mary Patton, Delores Ervin, Margaret Wright and Shirley Shannon, all of York, Dorothy Smith of Freeport, N.Y., and Christine Crosby of Rock Hill; and seven grandchildren.

The family will receive friends from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Saturday at Mount Zion Baptist Church in Blackstock.

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

King's Funeral Home is in charge.

Jonathan Shrum

ROCK HILL - Mr. Jonathan Mark Shrum of 306 Grady Drive died Wednesday, July 29, 1998, in Columbia.

Funeral arrangements will be announced by Cauthen Funeral Home.

J. Alfred Smith

ROCK HILL - Mr. James Alfred "Al" Smith, 80, of 1915 Ebenezer Road died Wednesday, July 29, 1998, at Piedmont Medical Center.

A memorial service will be 11 a.m. Saturday at Glencairn Garden, with the Rev. Edsel Bryan officiating. Burial will be private.

Mr. Smith was a retired independent truck driver. He was a former member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 4196 in Poplarville, Miss., an Army veteran of World War II and was of the Baptist faith.

Surviving are his son, Mike Smith of Rock Hill; his stepson, Rex Reecer of Missouri; his stepdaughter, Sherry Spivey Sparks of Bloomington, Ill.; his sister, Mary Ellen Altum of Decatur, Ill.; nine grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.

The family will receive friends after the memorial service.

Greene Funeral Home is in charge.

Ann Zacharski

ROCK HILL - Mrs. Ann Beatrice "Aunt Tootsie" Zacharski of White Oak Manor died Tuesday, July 28, 1998, at White Oak Manor.

The funeral will be 3 p.m. today at Cross Road Baptist Church, with the Rev. J.E. Boulware officiating. Burial will be at Barber Memorial Cemetery.

Mrs. Zacharski, a native of York County, lived in Chicago for many years, where she was a member of the True Temple of Solomon. She was a retired laundress and was a homemaker.

Surviving are her husband, Stanley Zacharski; her son, Stanley Zacharski of Rock Hill; two daughters, Lucille Jefferson of Bellwood, Ill., and Sandra Harris of Rock Hill; 10 grandchildren; and her great-grandchild.

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

Clemons Funeral Home is in charge. 


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