Miscellaneous York County, South Carolina Obituaries

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Evelyn Alexander

FORT MILL - Mrs. Georgia Evelyn Alexander, 80, of 416 N. White St. died Sunday, Oct. 4, 1998, at her home.

Funeral arrangements will be announced by Wolfe Funeral Home.

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

Howard Onley

ROCK HILL - Mr. Howard Onley, 75, of 1511 Penny Lane died Friday, Oct. 2, 1998, at Piedmont Medical Center.

A graveside service will be 2 p.m. today at Laurelwood Cemetery, with the Rev. David Inman officiating.

Mr. Onley was a native of Rock Hill. He was a member of Woodland United Methodist Church and a member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars. He owned Howard Onley Septic Tank Service and enjoyed fishing and hunting.

Surviving are his wife, Dorothy Brakefield Onley; his son, Howard L. "Sonny" Onley of Rock Hill; his daughter, Sherrell O. Carter of York; his stepdaughter, Pamela L. Honeycutt of Fort Mill; six grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.

The family will receive friends from 4 to 6 p.m. today at Greene Funeral Home and at other times at the home of his son, 1518 Spring Point Road.

Memorials may be made to Hospice Community Care, 325 S. Oakland Ave., Rock Hill, SC 29730.

C.T.S. Wilburn Jr.

UNION - Mr. C.T.S. "Bill" Wilburn Jr. 87, of 196 Boatman Springs Road died Sunday, Oct. 4, 1998, after a brief illness.

The funeral will be 4 p.m. Tuesday at Lower Fairforest Baptist Church, with the Revs. Joe Wilson Smith and Jim Cunningham officiating. Burial will be at the church cemetery.

Mr. Wilburn was a Union native. He was the widower of Elmira Newton Wilburn. He was a member of the Lower Fairforest Baptist Church, where he was a Sunday school teacher and formerly was chairman of the deacons and Sunday school superintendent for 39 years.

He graduated from Clemson University. He was the former principal of Cross Keys School, an agricultural teacher and principal and superintendent of education at Oakway High School. He was a U.S. Army veteran and was discharged as a major.

Mr. Wilborn was a Paul Harris Fellow and was a former vice president and treasurer for the Union County Chamber of Commerce, a former state board member for the Small Business Administration, former president of the Union County Livestock Association and former treasurer of the Union Commission of Higher Education. He was former chairman of the advisory board for the First National Bank of Union. He retired in 1987 as wood dealer and buyer for Champion Paper Co., after 30 years.

Surviving are his daughter, Sarah W. Inabinet of Union; his brother, J. Meador Wilburn of Union; three sisters, Juanita Wilburn and Ruth Windell, both of Rock Hill, and Mattie Belle Kinard of Simpsonville; and two grandchildren.

The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 tonight at the home of his daughter, Sarah Inabinet, 3261 Cross Keys Highway in Union.

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

Memorials may be made to Lower Fairforest Baptist Church, c/o Randy Wilburn, 131 Bishop Road, Union, SC 29379, or to the Palmetto Hospice Home Care Resources, P.O. Box 7275, Columbia, SC 29202.

S.R. Holcombe Funeral Home is in charge

Sandy Williams

CLOVER - Mrs. Sandy Lee Williams, 29, of 109 Zion Church Road died Wednesday, Sept. 30, 1998, at Piedmont Medical Center in Rock Hill after a prolonged illness.

The funeral will be 3 p.m. Tuesday at Jerusalem Baptist Church in Clover, with the Revs. W.T. Massey, Patricia Starr and Charles White officiating.

Surviving are her parents, Sammy and Mattie Williams of the home; two sons, Adrian and Rodregious Williams, both of the home; two daughters, Dyisheekia and Sierra Williams, both of the home; three brothers, Sammy Williams and Johnny Bratton of Gastonia, N.C., and Fred Bratton of Clover; four sisters, Shirley Williams of the home, Dorothy Williams of Clover, Nicole Carpenter of Blacksburg and Mattie Phillips of Gastonia; and her grandmother, Mary Williams of York.

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

Evelyn Alexander

FORT MILL - Mrs. Georgia Evelyn Alexander, 80, of 416 N. White St., died Sunday, Oct. 4, 1998, at her home.

The funeral will be 3 p.m. today at Wolfe Funeral Home, with the Rev. Mark Sanders officiating. Burial will be at Grandview Memorial Park.

A native of Mecklenburg County, Mrs. Alexander was a member of Community Presbyterian Church.

Surviving are three sons, Don H. Patterson of Fort Mill, Mark E. Alexander and William D. Alexander; her brother, Boyd Mungo of Hartsville; her sister, Lily Ernestine Simpson of Greensboro, N.C.; three grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; and her great-great-grandchild.

Wolfe Funeral Home is in charge.

Samuel Beard III

SANTEE, Calif. - Mr. Samuel Belton "Sam" Beard III, 59, died Tuesday, Sept. 15, 1998.

The memorial service was Sept. 18 in California.

Mr. Beard was a native of York County.

Surviving are his wife, Cynthia T. Beard; his son, Randy Beard of California; his daughter, Kimberly B. Smith of California; his sister Margaret B. Smith of West Columbia; and four granddaughters.

Neptune Society of El Cajon, Calif., was in charge.

Mary Chambers

YORK - Mrs. Mary Jo Wilform Chambers of 209 East Madison St. died Sunday, Oct. 4, 1998, at Piedmont Medical Center in Rock Hill.

Funeral arrangements will be announced by Wright Funeral Home.

Willie Chisolm

ROCK HILL - Mr. Willie Lee Chisolm of 513 Rauch St., Apt. D died Monday, Oct. 5, 1998, at home.

Funeral arrangements will be announced by Robinson Funeral Home.

Michael Ghent

LANCASTER - Mr. Michael Dale Ghent, 50, of 2073 John Everall Road, died Sunday, Oct. 4, 1998, at the Dorn Veterans Administration Hospital in Columbia.

The funeral will be 2 p.m. today at Hartley Funeral Home, with the Rev. Wayne Dickson and Chaplain Ernest Stroud officiating. Burial will be at Lancaster Memorial Park.

Mr. Ghent was a truck driver for Blue Max Trucking in Charlotte. He was the 2nd Vice Commander of American Legion Post 31, a trustee and lifetime member of Veterans of Foreign Wars 5936 and a member of the Disabled American Veterans Chapter 14. He served in the Army during the Vietnam War.

Surviving are his wife, Sarah Puckett Ghent; his son, Stephen Ghent of Florida; four daughters, Tracy Ghent and Tonya Ghent, both of Lancaster, Crystal Ghent and Wendy Ghent, both of Florida; three brothers, Charles Ghent, Butch Ghent and Mark Ghent, all of Lancaster; two sisters, Vicki Faulkenberry and Dianne Dickson, both of Lancaster; five grandchildren; two stepdaughters, Ann Glenn of Catawba and Desiree Moore of Rock Hill; and his stepson, Glenn Blackwell of Rock Hill.

Memorials may be made to Home Care Hospice of Lancaster, 800 W. Meeting St., Lancaster, SC 29720.

Stone Scott

DENTON, N.C. - Stone Randolph Scott, infant son of Marc Randolph Scott and Shannon Bonté Nichols, of 5670 Clyde Graves Circle, died Saturday, Oct. 3, 1998, at Women's Hospital in Greensboro, N.C.

The graveside service will be 2 p.m. Wednesday at Forest Hills Cemetery in Rock Hill, with the Rev. Leroy Cox officiating.

Surviving in addition to his parents are his paternal grandmother, Avis G. Scott of North Myrtle Beach; his maternal grandparents, Henry H. and Judy I. Nichols of Rock Hill; and his maternal great-grandmother, Tessie Price of Rock Hill.

The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 tonight at Greene Funeral Home and at other times at the home of his aunt, Stacey Bolin, 2130 Rosewood Drive, Rock Hill.

Bonnie Self

YORK - Mrs. Bonnie McClean Self, 93, of 117 Charlotte St., died Saturday, Oct. 3, 1998, at Piedmont Medical Center in Rock Hill.

The graveside service will be 2 p.m. today at Hollywood Cemetery in Gastonia, N.C., with the Rev. Shady Lane officiating.

Mrs. Self was the widow of Lester Self.

Surviving are her three sons, Bryson A. Self of York, and James W. Self and Marvin S. Self, both of Gastonia, N.C.; her sister, Ida Mae Holbrook of Cherryville, N.C.; 13 grandchildren; 24 great-grandchildren; 11 great-great-grandchildren; and four great-great-great-grandchildren.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Hospice of Gaston County, P.O. Box 3984, Gastonia, NC 28053.

Greene Funeral Service, Southside Chapel, is in charge.

Broadus Spencer

SMYRNA - Mrs. Broadus Grady Spencer, 94, formerly of Smyrna, died Sunday, Oct. 4, 1998, at Piedmont Medical Center in Rock Hill.

The funeral will be 2 p.m. Wednesday at Hickory Grove Church of God, with the Rev. Roger Nix officiating and the Rev. John P. Smith assisting. Burial will be at Hickory Grove Cemetery.

Mr. Spencer was a retired farmer. He was the widower of Ora Lee Hardin Spencer. He was a member of Hickory Grove Church of God.

Surviving are his daughter, Kathleen S. Bazar of Charleston; his brother, Don Spencer of Smyrna; his sister, Ferry Spencer of Smyrna; four grandchildren and several great-grandchildren.

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

Memorials may be made to Hickory Grove Church of God, P.O. Box 65, Hickory Grove, SC 29717.

Mildred Williams

ROCK HILL - Mrs. Mildred Williams of 436 Williamson St. died Monday, Oct. 5, 1998, at Piedmont Medical Center,

Funeral arrangements will be announced by Robinson Funeral Home. 
 

Mary Chambers

YORK - Mrs. Mary Jo Wilform Chambers, 86, of 209 E. Madison St. died Sunday, Oct. 4, 1998, at Piedmont Medical Center in Rock Hill.

The funeral will be 3 p.m. Thursday at Wesley United Methodist Church, with the Rev. Keith Hunter officiating. Burial will be at Uniondale Cemetery.

Mrs. Chambers was a native of York. She was a member of Wesley United Methodist Church, the United Methodist Women, the Hymn Choir and the Stewardess Board.

Surviving are three brothers, Robert Wilform and Arthur Wilform, both of York, and Rufus Wilform of Jersey City, N.J.; her sister, Virginia Williams of Sanford, Fla.; four grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; and her great-great-grandchild.

The family will receive friends from 2:30 to 3 p.m. Thursday at the Wesley United Methodist Church and at other times at the home.

The body may be viewed from 7 to 8 tonight at Wright Funeral Home.

Willie Chisolm

ROCK HILL - Mr. Willie Lee Chisolm of 513 Rauch St., Apt. D, died Monday, Oct. 5, 1998, at home.

Funeral arrangements will be announced by Parker Funeral Home.

Cleo Funderburk

LANCASTER - Mrs. Cleo McManus Funderburk, 78, of 6021 Pageland Highway died Tuesday, Oct. 6, 1998, at home.

A graveside service will be 11 a.m. Thursday at Spring Hill Baptist Church cemetery, with the Rev. Greg Towler officiating.

Mrs. Funderburk was a homemaker and a member of Spring Hill Baptist Church.

Surviving are two daughters, Shelby Roddey and Veronica Love, both of Lancaster; two brothers, Don McManus of Monroe, N.C., and Byron McManus of Lancaster; five sisters, Florence Blackmon of Heath Springs, Christine Burgess of Monroe, N.C., and Maudie Belk, Mary Roberts and Jackie Rape, all of Lancaster; two grandchildren; and her friend, Bargen Carnes of Lancaster.

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

Bleaker Furr

LANCASTER - Mrs. Bleaker Aileen Morton Furr, 85, of 4337 Pageland Highway died Monday, Oct. 5, 1998, at home.

The funeral will be 3 p.m. today at Hartley Funeral Home, with the Rev. Kenny Coker officiating. Burial will be at Lancaster Memorial Park.

Mrs. Furr was a retired private duty nurse. A native of Lancaster County, she was a member of Bethlehem Baptist Church.

Surviving are three daughters, Marion Honeycutt and Peggy Threatt, both of Lancaster, and Catherine Reid of Rock Hill; her stepdaughter, Peggy Furr Sims of Monroe, N.C.; two brothers, Hoyle Morton of Chesterfield and the Rev. Johnny Morton of Concord, N.C.; her sister, Zulee Elizabeth Keye of Lancaster; 13 grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren.

Memorials may be made to Bethlehem Baptist Church, 1841 N. Rocky River Road, Lancaster, SC 29720.

Bobby Gaither

GREAT FALLS - Mr. Bobby Ray Gaither of 5603 Old Winnsboro Road died Monday, Oct. 5, 1998, at home.

Funeral arrangements will be announced by Washington Funeral Home.

Douglas Hutchison

ROCK HILL - Mr. Douglas Hutchison of 1260 Heckle Blvd. died Sunday, Oct. 4, 1998, at Carolinas Medical Center in Charlotte.

Funeral arrangements will be announced by Robinson Funeral Home.

The Rev. Harold Jordan Jr.

PIEDMONT - The Rev. Harold Lee Jordan Jr., 57, of 2504 Highway 86 died Monday, Oct. 5, 1998, at home.

The funeral will be 2 p.m. Thursday at Emanuel Full Gospel Tabernacle, with the Revs. Charles Bell and Raymond Stonnell officiating. Burial will be at Greenville Memorial Gardens.

The Rev. Jordan was a retired textile employee and pastor of Christ Chapel Full Gospel Tabernacle.

Surviving are his wife, Lily Mae Hall Jordan; three sons, David Jordan of Pelzer, Thomas Jordan of Easley and Harold Lee Jordan II of the home; three daughters, Susan Zes of Metter, Ga., Haroldeen Carlisle of Simpsonville and Judy Carol Hester of Rock Hill; three brothers, James Jordan, Darrell Jordan and Edward Jordan, all of Greenville; two sisters, Barbara Weeks and Betty Lou Leopard, both of Greenville; 17 grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.

The family will receive friends from 7 to 8:30 tonight at Cannon Funeral Home in Fountain Inn.

Nellie Love

FORT MILL - Miss Nellie Love, 82, died Tuesday, Oct. 6, 1998, at Ebenezer Nursing Home.

The funeral will be 11 a.m. Thursday at First Baptist Church, with the Revs. Jeff Bedwell and Ralph Riley officiating. Burial will be at Unity Cemetery.

Miss Love retired from Springs Industries as a time-keeper. She was a member of First Baptist Church.

Surviving are her sister, Nettie Porter of Myrtle Beach; and several nieces and nephews.

The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 tonight at Wolfe Funeral Home and at other times at the home of Frank and Tammy Carter, 601 South Sutton Road, Fort Mill.

Memorials may be made to First Baptist Church building fund, 121 Monroe White Street, Fort Mill, SC 29715.

Fannie Morgan

KERSHAW - Mrs. Fannie Lee Horton Morgan, 78, died Tuesday, Oct. 6, 1998, at Fairfield County Hospital in Winnsboro.

Funeral arrangements will be announced by Cauthen Funeral Home of Kershaw.

Mrs. Morgan was a member of Second Baptist Church and was a homemaker.

Laura Morris

ROCK HILL - Mrs. Laura Anne Misenheimer Morris, 47, of 5264 Woodside Drive died Monday, Oct. 5, 1998, at home.

A memorial service will be 11 a.m. Thursday at Westminster Presbyterian Church, with the Revs. Dr. Shelton Sanford and Dr. Bill Fox officiating.

Mrs. Morris was a preschool teacher for eight years at Westminster Catawba Christian School. A native of Salisbury, N.C., Mrs. Morris was a graduate of Meredith College in Raleigh, N.C. She was a member of Westminster Presbyterian Church.

Surviving are her husband, John P. Morris; two sons, Andrew "Drew" Todd Robinson and William Alan Robinson, both of Rock Hill; her daughter, Laura Kathryn Robinson of Rock Hill; her mother, Jesse Bernice Misenheimer of Salisbury, N.C.; and her brother, Franklin Eugene Misenheimer of Knoxville, Tenn.

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

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Westminster Catawba Christian School, 1300 India Hook Road, Rock Hill, SC 29732.

Broadus Spencer

SMYRNA - Mr. Broadus Grady Spencer, 94, formerly of Smyrna, died Sunday, Oct. 4, 1998, at Piedmont Medical Center in Rock Hill.

The funeral will be 2 p.m. today at Hickory Grove Church of God, with the Rev. Roger Nix officiating and the Rev. John P. Smith assisting. Burial will be at Hickory Grove Cemetery.

Mr. Spencer was a retired farmer. He was the widower of Ora Lee Hardin Spencer and was a member of Hickory Grove Church of God.

Surviving are his daughter, Kathleen S. Bazar of Charleston; his brother, Don Spencer of Smyrna; his sister, Ferry Spencer of Smyrna; four grandchildren; and several great-grandchildren.

Memorials may be made to Hickory Grove Church of God, P.O. Box 65, Hickory Grove, SC 29717.

Mildred Williams

ROCK HILL - Mrs. Mildred Agurs Williams of 436 Williamson St. died Monday, Oct. 5, 1998, at Piedmont Medical Center.

The funeral will be 2 p.m. Friday at Church of Christ on Charlotte Avenue, with Brother Fred Turner officiating and Brother Melvin Williams assisting. Burial will be at Grandview Memorial Park.

Mrs. Williams was a native of York County. She was a member of Church of Christ on Crawford Road and a former member of Rock Grove AME Zion Church, where she was a missionary, a member of the usher board and the choir. She attended York County public schools.

Surviving are two daughters, Patricia Williams of Bronx, N.Y., and Wanda Hollingsworth of Atlanta; her brother, John D. Agurs of Catawba; two sisters, Dorothy McClure of Charlotte and Naomi Bradley of Queens, N.Y.; eight grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren.

The body may be viewed from 5 to 6 tonight at Robinson Funeral Home and from noon to 1 p.m. Friday at Church of Christ on Charlotte Avenue.

The family will receive friends from 1 to 2 p.m. Friday at the church.

Roger Williams

LANCASTER - Mr. Roger Dale Williams, 53, of 3066 Ridgewood Acres Road died Tuesday, Oct. 6, 1998, at home.

The funeral will be 2 p.m. Thursday at Cauthen Funeral Home, with the Rev. Eddie Usher officiating. Burial will be at Lancaster Memorial Park.

Mr. Williams was retired from the supply room at Springs Industries. He was a member of Victory Baptist Church.

Surviving are his wife, Judy Small Williams; his son, Mitchell Dale Williams of Lancaster; two daughters, Hope Elaine Rollings and Dawn Ellen Williams, both of Lancaster; four brothers, Danny Williams, Ricky Williams and Irbie Williams, all of Kershaw, and Gary Williams of Lancaster; and three grandchildren.

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

Memorials may be made to Victory Baptist Church, 400 Grace Ave., Lancaster, SC 29720. 
 

J.C. Boulware

CHESTER - Mr. J.C. Boulware, 67, of 134 Steinkuhler St. died Wednesday, Oct. 7, 1998, at Chester County Hospital.

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

Claude Childers

HICKORY GROVE - Mr. Claude Childers of 2031 Chestnut St. died Wednesday, Oct. 7, 1998, at Carolinas Medical Center in Charlotte.

Funeral arrangements will be announced by York Funeral Home.

Willie Chisolm

ROCK HILL - Mr. Willie Lee Chisolm, 64, of 513 Rauch St. Apt. D died Monday, Oct. 5, 1998, at home.

The funeral will be 2 p.m. Friday at Fundamental Baptist Church, with the Rev. E.L. Brown officiating. Burial will be at Barber Memorial Cemetery.

Mr. Chisolm was employed with Rock Hill Tile Co. and Bailey Tile Co. He attended the public schools of York County.

Surviving are his daughter, Diane Roddey; two brothers, James A. Chisolm and L.T. Chisolm, both of Rock Hill; six sisters, Millie M. Clark, Lizzie Shaw, Martha A. Dixon, Bernice Chisolm and Anita C. Brice, all of Rock Hill, and Bobby Jean Watkins of Charlotte; three grandchildren; and a special friend, Rosa L. Abell.

The body may be viewed from 2 to 7 p.m. today and from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Friday at Parker Funeral Home.

Mary Cutts

FERNANDINA BEACH, Fla. - Mrs. Mary Ellen Cutts, 82, died Sunday, Oct. 4, 1998, in Fernandina Beach.

A graveside service will be 11 a.m. Friday at Laurelwood Cemetery in Rock Hill.

A native of Fort Mill, Mrs. Cutts was a homemaker and was of the Methodist faith.

Surviving are her son, Randall Martin Cutts Jr. of Rock Hill; her daughter, Phyllis Cudd of Fernandina Beach; six grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.

Bass Funeral Home is in charge.

Pauline Furr

CHARLOTTE - Mrs. Pauline McCarver Furr, 70, of 8433 Hollow Glen Place, Apt. E, died Wednesday, Oct. 7, 1998, at home.

The funeral will be 2 p.m. Friday at Independent Bible Baptist Church, with the Rev. Jason Coley officiating and the Rev. Arnold McCarver assisting. Burial will be at the church cemetery.

Mrs. Furr was a member of Independent Bible Baptist Church. She was a homemaker and and the widow of Joe Russell Furr.

Surviving are four daughters, Patricia Byrum and Linda Sue Furr, both of Charlotte, Diane Brock of Buffalo and Betty Christian of Fort Mill; two brothers, Boyce McCarver of Fort Mill and Mack McCarver of Hemby Bridge, N.C.; her sister, Betty Coley of Pineville, N.C.; eight grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.

The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 tonight at Independent Bible Baptist Church.

Memorials may be made to Independent Bible Baptist Church building fund, 17025 Lancaster Highway, Charlotte, NC 28277.

Fort Mill Funeral Home is in charge.

Bobby Gaither

GREAT FALLS - Mr. Bobby Ray Gaither, 39, of 5603 Old Winnsboro Road died Monday, Oct. 5, 1998, at home.

The funeral will be 3 p.m. Friday at New Independent Methodist Church, with the Rev. M. Whitten and Tommy Rush officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery.

Mr. Gaither was a member of Greater Mount Zion Baptist Church in Winnsboro, its senior choir and men's choir. He was a 1976 graduate of Great Falls High School and was employed by Lexington Medical in Rock Hill. He was a member of Masonic Lodge 127 in Great Falls and Mitford Men's Club.

Surviving are his wife, Patricia Brace Gaither; his son, Chalmers DeDalier Rayshard Gaither of the home; his daughter, Sanquienette Tecola Gaither of the home; his mother, Beatrice Gaither of Winnsboro; four brothers, Thomas W. Gaither and Herbert Gaither, both of Winnsboro, John W. Gaither of Lancaster and Charles Gaither of Great Falls; five sisters, Dorothy Stewart, Ada Mae Boulware, Virginia Ann Hicklin and Edna Faye Lamar, all of Great Falls, and Lilly B. Belton of Ossing, N.Y.

Visitation will be 7 to 8 tonight at Washington Funeral Home in Great Falls.

The family will receive friends at home.

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

Ronnie Mann Jr.

ROCK HILL - Ronnie Antonio Mann Jr., infant son of Ronnie and Beverly Mann Sr., died Tuesday, Oct. 6, 1998, at Piedmont Medical Center.

A graveside service will be 10 a.m. Saturday at Mount Hebron Baptist Church cemetery, with the Rev. L.L. Robertson officiating.

Surviving in addition to his parents are three sisters, Brittany Massey, LaCandra Massey and Cha Rondria Mann, all of the home; his brother, Robert L. Williamson of Rock Hill; his paternal grandfather, Ronnie Kirk Sr. of Rock Hill; his paternal grandmother, Minnie Moon of Rock Hill; his maternal grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Willie L. Massey of Rock Hill; and his maternal great-grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. A.J. Jones of Rock Hill.

Clemons Funeral Home is in charge.

Fannie Morgan

KERSHAW - Mrs. Fannie Lee Horton Morgan, 78, of Dover Lane died Tuesday, Oct. 6, 1998, at Fairfield County Hospital in Winnsboro.

A graveside service will be 11 a.m. Friday at Kershaw City Cemetery, with the Rev. Hugh McKinney officiating.

Mrs. Morgan was a member of Second Baptist Church and was a homemaker.

Surviving are two sons, Thomas Nolan Morgan Jr. of Tallahassee, Fla., and John M. Morgan of Winston-Salem, N.C.; two daughters, Mina Gonzales of Lancaster and Bonnie Phillips of Kershaw; two sisters, Ottie Hunter and Anne Sue Demby, both of Kershaw; six grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.

The family will receive friends from 7 to 8 tonight at Cauthen Funeral Home and at other times at the home of Snooky and Bonnie Phillips, 128 Blackmon Circle, Kershaw.

Floyd Parris

GAFFNEY - Mr. Floyd Wayne Parris, 54, of 3932 Union Highway died Sunday, Oct. 4, 1998.

The funeral will be 2 p.m. today at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, with Elders Herbert Bright, Lawrence Byars, Manfred Martin, Archie Fowler officiating. Burial will be at Oakland Cemetery.

Mr. Parris was owner and operator of Parris Automotive. He was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. He was a veteran of the Air Force.

Surviving are his wife, Carolyn Helms Parris; two sons, Mark Dwayne Parris of Gaffney and Stacy Wayne Parris; two daughters, René Parris Vinesett of Gaffney and Anita Jo Parris of the home; two brothers, LeGrand R. Parris of Rock Hill and Alvin Luther Parris of Cowpens; three sisters, Joan P. Kyzer of Columbia, Imogene P. Northcutt of Harlem, Ga., and Louise P. Dunlap of Lexington; and two grandchildren.

Shuford-Hatcher Funeral Home is in charge.

Bunion Rice

CLOVER - Mr. Bunion Clinton "B.C." Rice, 69, 108 Faulkner St. died Wednesday, Oct. 7, 1998, at Gaston Memorial Hospital in Gastonia, N.C.

The funeral will be 2 p.m. Friday at Faith Baptist Church in Clover, with the Revs. Mark Collins and David Stanford officiating. Burial will be at Lakeview Memory Gardens in York.

Mr. Rice was a retired truck driver with Houff Transfer Inc. in Charlotte. He was retired from York County Solid Waste Management and continued to work part time with York County as a convenience center attendant. He was a member of Faith Baptist Church, York Philanthropic Lodge 32 A.F.M. in York, the Oasis Shrine Temple in Charlotte. He was a former member of the Derita Lodge in Charlotte. He was an avid outdoorsman who enjoyed hunting and fishing.

Surviving are his wife, Nancy Gilliam Rice; three sons, Steven Shehan of Tampa, Fla.; David Clinton Rice of Mooresville and Christopher Lee Rice of Charlotte; his daughter, Cheryl Rice Arrington of Charlotte; four stepsons, Barry Allen Sandidge and David B. Sandidge, both of Buena Vista, Va., and Dennis B. Sandidge and Randall L. Sandidge, both of Clover; two stepdaughters, Marlene A. Shafer of Buena Vista, Va., and Lori S. Stine of Clover; his brother, L.C. Rice of Rock Hill; three sisters, Opal Howell, Jody Walters and Rebecca Strait, all of Rock Hill; and 12 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 the York County Cancer Association, P.O. Box 2982, Rock Hill, SC 29731.

Pearl Ridley

CLOVER - Mrs. Pearl Childers Ridley, 79, of 981 Highway 321 South died Wednesday, Oct. 7, 1998, at home.

A graveside service will be 11 a.m. today at Woodside Cemetery, with the Rev. Wayne Spear officiating.

Mrs. Ridley was the widow of James E. Ridley and attended Clover Wesleyan Church.

Surviving are two sons, Howard P. Ridley and Johnny F. Ridley, both of Clover; two daughters, Delia R. Leatherman of Battle Creek, Mich., and Carolyn R. Clark of York; and six grandchildren.

Memorials may be made to Clover Rescue Squad, P.O. Box 214, Clover, SC 29710.

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

Mary Rogers

FORT MILL - Mrs. Mary Collins Rogers, 86, of 9006 Collins Road died Wednesday, Oct. 7, 1998, at Presbyterian Hospital in Matthews, N.C.

Funeral arrangements will be announced by Wolfe Funeral Home.

Vernon Sikes

ROCK HILL - Mr. Vernon Oscar Sikes of 110 Durwood Road died Wednesday, Oct. 7, 1998, at home.

The funeral will be 11 a.m. Friday at Greene Funeral Home, with the Rev. Rick Sturgis officiating. Burial will be at Grandview Memorial Park.

Mr. Sikes, a native of Mount Croghan, was of the Baptist faith. He was a retiree of the Hoechst Celanese Corp. where he worked for eight years. Mr. Sikes loved to restore and show antique cars. He was the widower of Ellen Bolin Sikes.

Surviving are two daughters, Gloria Locklair and Wanda Schneider, both of Rock Hill; two brothers, William Sikes of Mount Croghan and Pete Sikes of Pageland; two sisters, Mamie Snipes of Pageland and Dorothy Sullivan of Jefferson; three grandchildren; and four stepgrandchildren.

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

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

William Stuart

CHESTER - Mr. William I. Stuart, 68, of 514 Ballpark Drive died Tuesday, Oct. 6, 1998, at Chester County Hospital.

The funeral will be 3 p.m. Friday at First Church of the Nazarene, with the Rev. Greg Keller officiating. Burial will be at Chester Memorial Gardens.

Mr. Stuart was a retired executive supervisor with Springs Industries in Fort Mill.

Surviving are his wife, Doris H. Stuart; two sons, Chuck Stuart of Chester and Mark Stuart of Anderson; his daughter, Beverly S. Love of Chester; and eight grandchildren.

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

Memorials may be made to First Church of the Nazarene, Pinckney Street, Chester, SC 29706.

Alice Threatt

ROCK HILL - Ms. Alice Threatt, formerly of 338-A Hutchinson St., died Wednesday, Oct. 7, 1998, at Meadow Haven Rehabilitation and Specialty Care Center.

Funeral arrangements will be announced by Robinson Funeral Home.

Lorraine Turner

RIDGEWAY - Ms. Lorraine Turner, 36, died Wednesday, Oct. 7, 1998, at Fairfield Memorial Hospital.

Funeral arrangements will be announced by Washington Funeral Home in Great Falls.

Charlie Williams Jr.

YORK - Mr. Charlie Williams Jr., 69, of 400 Pinckney Road died Wednesday, Oct. 7, 1998, at Piedmont Medical Center in Rock Hill.

The funeral will be 1 p.m. Friday at New Home AME Zion Church, with the Rev. C.J. Jenkins officiating and the Revs. Darial Jackson, Dennis McCleave and Stephen Love assisting. Burial will be at Lakeview Memory Gardens.

Mr. Williams joined New Home AME Zion Church at an early age and was a member of the Usher Board, the Men's Club, the Brother Hood, the Usher Interdenominational Association and the Church Treasury. He was a class leader and steward.

Surviving are his wife, Lauratia Isom Williams; two sons, Arthur A. Williams and Ronald D. Williams, both of the home; his brother, A.Z. Williams of York; five sisters, Grace Sherrill of Belmont, N.C., Elizabeth Orr of Gastonia, N.C., Guynell Williams of York, Reola Robinson of Syracuse, N.Y., and Eloise Moore of Charlotte; and five grandchildren.

The family will receive friends at the home.

The body may be viewed from 4 to 8 p.m. today at Wright Funeral Home.

Mildred Williams

ROCK HILL - Mrs. Mildred Agurs Williams of 436 Williamson St. died Monday, Oct. 5, 1998, at Piedmont Medical Center.

The funeral will be 2 p.m. Friday at Church of Christ on Charlotte Avenue, with Brother Fred Turner officiating and Brother Melvin Williams assisting. Burial will be at Grandview Memorial Park.

Mrs. Williams was a native of York County. She was a member of Church of Christ on Crawford Road and a former member of Rock Grove AME Zion Church, where she was a missionary, a member of the usher board and the choir. She attended York County public schools.

Surviving are two daughters, Patricia Williams of Bronx, N.Y., and Wanda Hollingsworth of Atlanta; her brother, John D. Agurs of Catawba; two sisters, Dorothy McClure of Charlotte and Naomi Bradley of Queens, N.Y.; eight grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren.

The body may be viewed from 5 to 6 tonight at Robinson Funeral Home and from noon to 1 p.m. Friday at Church of Christ on Charlotte Avenue.

The family will receive friends from 1 to 2 p.m. Friday at the church.

Martha Young

CHESTER - Mrs. Martha Brown Young, 76, of 516 Secluded Drive died Tuesday, Oct. 6, 1998, at Chester County Hospital.

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


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