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Clinzo Anthony
ROCK HILL - Mr. Clinzo Anthony of 1107 Glenarden Drive died Monday, Feb. 9, 1998, at C.M. Tucker's Nursing Center in Columbia.
The funeral will be 3 p.m. Sunday at Crossroad Baptist Church in Rock Hill, with the Rev. J.E. Boulware officiating. Burial will be at the church cemetery.
Mr. Anthony attended Rock Hill public schools and Crossroad Baptist Church. He also worked for the Housing Authority in Columbia.
Surviving are his wife, Rachel Jeter Anthony of Rock Hill; three sons, Michael Anthony and Clinzo Anthony Jr., both of Rock Hill, and William Jeter of Atlanta; seven daughters, Mary Joe Austin, Helen Jeter, Patricia Anthony, Brenda Anthony, Frankie Anthony and Angela Anthony, all of Rock Hill, and Janice Anthony of New York City; two brothers, Savern Anthony of New York City and Maurice Anthony of Charlotte; 26 grandchildren; and 16 great-grandchildren.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 7 Saturday night at Robinson Funeral Home and at other times at the home.
The body will be placed in the church at 2 p.m. Sunday.
Robinson Funeral Home is in charge.

Carl Boatwright
FORT MILL - Mr. Carl David Boatwright, 77, of 115 Elm St. died Tuesday, Feb. 10, 1998, at his home.
The funeral will be 2 p.m. Friday at Whitesell-Wolfe Funeral Home. Burial will be at Grandview Memorial Park.
Born in Marvin County, N.C., Mr. Boatwright retired from Springs Industries and was an Army veteran of World War II.
Surviving are his wife, Nancy Kee Boatwright; three sons, David W. Boatwright of Catawba, Kevin Wayne Boatwright and Carl Brian Boatwright, both of Fort Mill; three daughters, Linda Kay Hall, Martha Jean Kimbrell, and Debra B. Fields, all of Fort Mill; two brothers, Cecil C. Boatwright and Wayland D. Boatwright, both of Rock Hill; four grandchildren; and his great-grandchild.
The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 tonight at Whitesell-Wolfe Funeral Home and at other times at the home of Martha Kimbrell, 1938 Vista Road, Fort Mill.
Memorials may be made to Bethel United Methodist Church elevator fund, 1232 Curtis St., Rock Hill, SC 29730 or to the Disabled American Veterans, 2017 Bay St., Charlotte, NC 28205.
Whitesell-Wolfe Funeral Home is in charge.

Ruby Gibson
CLOVER - Mrs. Ruby Mae Cauthen Gibson, 66, of 7110 Jolly Road in Conway died Tuesday, Feb. 10, 1998, at her home.
The funeral will be 2 p.m. Friday at M.L. Ford and Sons Funeral Home, with the Rev. T.D. Austin officiating. Burial will be at Lakeview Memory Gardens.
Born in Cabarrus County, N.C., Mrs. Gibson was formerly of Clover and was the widow of Paul Howard Gibson Sr.
Surviving are two sons, Leonard Gibson of Conway and Paul Howard Gibson Jr. of Bowling Green; two daughters, Nancy Hodge of Clover and Patricia Gibson of Myrtle Beach; her mother, Annie Mae Shue Cauthen of Kannapolis, N.C.; four brothers, Danny Cauthen, Ronnie Cauthen, Bill Cauthen, and Bobby Cauthen, all of Concord, N.C.; two sisters, Mildred Allman of Landis, N.C., and Margie Daughtry of Mount Pleasant; and seven grandchildren.
The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 tonight at M.L. Ford and Sons Funeral Home in Clover.

Malcolm Hardin
CHESTER - Mr. Malcolm McCorkle Hardin, 90, of 138 Wylie St. died Tuesday, Feb. 10, 1998, at Chester County Hospital.
The funeral will be 11 a.m. Saturday at Barron Funeral Home, with the Rev. Will Brown, Dr. George Fitzgerald and Dr. Allen Derrick officiating. Burial will be at Evergreen Cemetery.
Born in Chester County, Mr. Hardin was a funeral director with Barron Funeral Home for more than 50 years. He was a member of Bethel United Methodist Church, where he served on the administrative board and as assistant Sunday school superintendent.
He served on the Chester City Council for 14 years, was a member of the Chester Rotary Club and attended Chester County schools.
Surviving is his nephew.
Friends may call at Barron Funeral Home.
Memorials may be made to Bethel United Methodist Church, P.O. Box 751, Chester, SC 29706.

Christine Pettus
FORT MILL - Mrs. Clara Christine Brewer Pettus, 81, of 10925 Pettus Farm Road died Monday, Feb. 9, 1998, at Piedmont Medical Center in Rock Hill.
The funeral will be 2 p.m. today at Glen Rock Baptist Church, with the Revs. Gene Flack and Bill Quartrone officiating. Burial will be at Pleasant Hill United Methodist Church Cemetery.
Born in Texas, Mrs. Pettus was a member of Glen Rock Baptist Church.
Surviving are her husband, William Pettus of Fort Mill; three sons, Larry Pettus of Parkersburg, W.Va., Jimmy Pettus of York and Chris Pettus of Rock Hill; two daughters, Janice Freeman of Fort Mill and Donna Faris of York; two sisters, Vergie Sadler of Dodge City, Texas, and Evelyn Crosby of Paris, Texas; 12 grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.
The family will receive friends at the home of William Pettus, 10925 Pettus Farm Road, Fort Mill.
Memorials may be made to Glen Rock Baptist Church, 1815 Doby's Bridge Road, Fort Mill, SC 29715.
Whitesell-Wolfe Funeral Home is in charge.

Cortez Poole
KERSHAW - Mr. Cortez Tillison Poole Jr., 53, of 533 Capri Drive in Hartwell, Ga., died Sunday, Feb. 8, 1998, at Hartwell Hospital.
The funeral will be 2 p.m. Friday at First Baptist Church, with the Rev. Bryant D. Fersner Jr. officiating. Burial will be at Kershaw City Cemetery.
Born in Jacksonville, Fla., Mr. Poole was a graduate of the University of South Carolina and was a retired salesman for Coates North America.
Surviving are his wife, Madelyn Denice Poole; his daughter, Virginia Corinne "Ginger" Poole of Hattiesburg, Miss.; and his mother, Addie Mae Poole of Kershaw.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 tonight at Cauthen Funeral Home, and at other times at the home of Addie Poole, 610 Woodland Drive.
Memorials may be made to Habitat for Humanity, c/o June Clark, CPA, 101 W. Howell St., Hartwell, GA 30643.
Cauthen Funeral Home is in charge.

Sarah Rawls
ROCK HILL - Mrs. Sarah B. Rawls, 68, of 1969 Ebenezer Road died Wednesday, Feb. 11, 1998, at her home.
The funeral will be 2:30 p.m. Friday at Park Baptist Church, with the Rev. Eddie Ramsey officiating. Burial will be at Grandview Memorial Park.
Born in Spartanburg, Mrs. Rawls was the widow of Dolph S. Rawls Jr. and was retired from The Oratory after 25 years of employment. She was a member of Park Baptist Church, where she was active in the Woman's Missionary Union and various circles. She was a pink lady at Piedmont Medical Center.
Surviving are her son, Buddy Rawls of Rock Hill; two daughters, Sandra Nies and Judy Anderson, both of Rock Hill; her brother, Bill Burch of Chester; two sisters, Virginia Mull and Ann Graham, both of Chester; seven grandchildren; and her great-grandchild.
The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 tonight at Cauthen Funeral Home, and at other times at the home of Judy R. Anderson, 852 Lombardy Road.
Memorials may be made to Park Baptist Church building fund, 717 East Main St., Rock Hill, SC 29730.
Cauthen Funeral Home is in charge.

Georgia Robinson
CHESTER - Mrs. Georgia Daniell Robinson, 67, of 109 Sunset Drive died Wednesday, Feb. 11, 1998, at her home.
The funeral will be 11 a.m. Friday at Purity Presbyterian Church, with Dr. Joe Brooks officiating. Burial will be at Evergreen Cemetery.
Born in Columbia, she was a member of Purity Presbyterian Church, where she was president of the Women of the Church and on several committees. She was a member of Purity for many years.
She attended Winthrop Training School and was a 1949 graduate of Winthrop College with a degree in chemistry.
She was a past president of the Garden Club of South Carolina and was a member and officer of the National Garden Club. She was a National Council of Garden Clubs judge and a member of the Marie C. Adams Garden Club and the Friday Gardeners. She was active in many local clubs and activities, such as art and science, and the Violet Sunshine Club. She was a homemaker.
Surviving are her husband, James M. Robinson of Chester; her son, Robert M. Robinson of Rock Hill; her daughter, Elizabeth R. Mayes of Boone, N.C.; and three granddaughters.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 tonight at the home.

George Talford
ROCK HILL - Mr. George Talford of 729 Carolina Ave. died Wednesday, Feb. 11, 1998, at Piedmont Medical Center.
Parker Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Margaret Whisonant
MOBILE, Ala. - Mrs. Margaret B. Whisonant, formerly of Rock Hill, died Friday, Feb. 6, 1998, at her home.
Burial was at Pine Crest West Cemetery in Mobile.
She was a graduate of Winthrop College and taught for 23 years in the Mobile County school system. She was a member of Kingswood United Methodist Church, and was UMW president for two years.
Surviving are her husband, Clarence Whisonant; her son, Chuck Whisonant of Mobile.; two daughters, Beth Stafford-Green of Mobile and Shay Sanford of Columbia; and her brother, J.W. Brown, Jr. of Asheville, N.C.
Memorials may be made to the Inner City Mission, 913 South Broad St., Mobile, AL 36603.
Radney Funeral Home of Mobile is in charge of arrangements.

Pearl Cauthen
LANCASTER - Mrs. Pearl McMurry Cauthen, 95, died Wednesday, Feb. 11, 1998, at White Oak Manor.
A graveside service will be 11 a.m. Saturday at Lancaster Memorial Park, with the Revs. Kenneth Snead and W. Harold Owens officiating.
Born in Heath Springs, Mrs. Cauthen was the widow of Walter Cauthen. She was a member of New Hope Baptist Church and was a seamstress and a homemaker.
Surviving are two sons, Cleatus W. Cauthen of Hixon, Tenn., and William J. "Bill" Cauthen of Nicholson, Ga.; two daughters, Louise Powell and Margie Rodgers, both of Lancaster; her sister, Evelyn Gaynor of Lancaster; 16 grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren; and her great-great-grandchild.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 tonight at Cauthen Funeral Home, and at other times at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Sager Powell, 2316 Airport Road, Lancaster.
Memorials may be made to New Hope Baptist Church building fund, 2540 New Hope Road, Lancaster, SC 29720.
Cauthen Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

James Dunlap
DETROIT - Mr. James Daniel "J.D." Dunlap, 52, of 1120 Constitution Blvd. died Monday, Feb. 2, 1998 at his home in Detroit, Mich.
The funeral services will be 2 p.m. Saturday at Ebenezer Baptist Church, with the Rev. Charles Woods officiating. Willie G. Boulware and the Rev. Jimmy Thompson will assist. Burial will be in Barber Memorial Cemetery.
Mr. Dunlap attended Emmett Scott High School and Ebenezer Baptist Church.
Surviving are three sons, Danny Dunlap of Washington, D.C., and Gerald Dunlap and James Dunlap, both of Detroit; his daughter, Nicole Dunlap of Detroit; his mother, Ella Long of Rock Hill; six brothers, William Long of Detroit, Carl Long of Kinston, N.C., Robert Brice of Las Vegas, and Charles Dunlap, Bobby Long, and David Long, all of Rock Hill.
The family will receive friends from 1:30 p.m. until service Saturday at the church and other times at 955 Albert St. The body will be placed in the church at noon Saturday.
Parker Funeral Home is in charge.

Mildred Green
ROCK HILL - Mrs. Mildred Pope Green, 83, of 318 N. Confederate Ave. died Thursday, Feb. 12, 1998, her home.
The funeral will be 11 a.m. Saturday at Greene Funeral Home, with the Rev. Mike Wooten officiating. Burial will be at Laurelwood Cemetery.
A native of Chester, Mrs. Green was a member of Garden Sanctuary Church of God and was a homemaker for most of her life.
Surviving are two sons, Joe A. Green of Richmond and Mack Green of Anderson; her daughter, Lillie Gentry of Rock Hill; her brother, Curtis Pope of Rock Hill; her sister, Janie Sexton of Rock Hill; nine grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; and her great-great-grandchild.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 tonight at Greene Funeral Home, and at other times at the home of Lillie Gentry, 1334 Deas St., Rock Hill.

Thelma Griffith
ROCK HILL - Mrs. Thelma Gardner Griffith, 84, of 517 Neely Store Road died Thursday, Feb. 12, 1998, in Greenville.
The funeral will be 2 p.m. Saturday at Catawba Baptist Church, with Dr. Tommy Huddleston officiating. Burial will be at Catawba Baptist Church cemetery.
A native of Saluda, Mrs. Griffith was a member of Catawba Baptist Church and was active in Catawba Cheers. She worked at Carolina Community Action and was a retired nutritionist with the Rock Hill Senior Center. She was the widow of G. Earl Griffith.
Surviving are four sons, Henry Griffith of Rock Hill, Frank Griffith and David Griffith, both of Greenville, and John Griffith of Pelzer; two brothers, Jack Gardner and Gwynn Gardner, both of Saluda; two sisters, Margaret McGowan of Clinton and Emily Sprouse of Leesville; 18 grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 tonight at Greene Funeral Home, and at other times at the home.
Memorials made to be made to Jeanette Walker's Sunday school class, c/o Catawba Baptist Church, 2639 Catawba Church Road, Rock Hill, SC 29730.

Georgie Robinson
CHESTER - Mrs. Georgie Daniell Robinson, 67, of 109 Sunset Drive died Wednesday, Feb. 11, 1998, at her home.
The funeral will be 11 a.m. today at Purity Presbyterian Church, with Dr. Joe Brooks officiating. Burial will be at Evergreen Cemetery.
Born in Columbia, Mrs. Robinson was a member of Purity Presbyterian Church, where she was president of the Women of the Church and was on several committees. She was a member of Purity for many years.
She attended Winthrop Training School and was a 1949 graduate of Winthrop College with a degree in chemistry.
She was a past president of the Garden Club of South Carolina, and she was a member and officer of the National Garden Club. She was a National Council of Garden Clubs judge and a member of the Marie C. Adams Garden Club and the Friday Gardeners. She was active in many local clubs and activities, such as art and science, and the Violet Sunshine Club. She was a homemaker.
Surviving are her husband, James M. Robinson of Chester; her son, Robert M. Robinson of Rock Hill; her daughter, Elizabeth R. Mayes of Boone, N.C.; and three granddaughters.
Memorials may be made to Purity Presbyterian Church, P.O. Box 278, Chester, SC 29706.
Barron Funeral Home is in charge.

Katie Todd
LANCASTER - Mrs. Katie Lee Deese Todd, 92, of 947 17th St. died Wednesday, Feb. 11, 1998, at her home.
The funeral will be 11 a.m. Saturday at Mahaffey Funeral Home, with the Rev. Gilbert Rowell and Dr. Roy Beckham officiating. Burial will be at Lancaster Memorial Park.
Born in Lancaster County, Mrs. Todd was the widow of Paul Presley Todd. She was a graduate of Wingate College and was a retired employee of Springs Industries. She had taught fourth and fifth grade at Buford Elementary School. She was a member of First ARP Church, where she was active in The Women of the Church, Senior Group and the Ladies Bible class.
Surviving are her son, Daniel A. Todd of Lancaster; her daughter, Betty Arant of Lancaster; her sister, Mabel T. Duncan of Lancaster; four grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.
The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 tonight at Mahaffey Funeral Home.
Memorials may be made to Hospice of Lancaster, 800 W. Meeting St., Lancaster, SC 29720 or to First ARP Church, 701 N. Main St., Lancaster, SC 29720.

Andy Coleman
CHESTER - Mr. Andy Coleman, 92, of 163 Harris St. died Wednesday, Feb. 11, 1998, at Chester County Hospital.
The funeral services are 4:30 p.m. today at Black Rock Baptist Church, with the Rev. L.L. Robertson officiating. The Revs. W.E. Page and James Wilson will assist. Burial will be at Black Rock Baptist Church cemetery.
Mr. Coleman was a retired construction worker, a member of Friendship Baptist Church and member of the AP&B Society.
Surviving are his wife, Katherine Stokes Coleman; two sons, Rickie L. Coleman and Timothy Lightner, both of Chester; his daughter, Lula McCray of Washington, D.C.; six grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.
The family will receive friends at home. The body will lie in state at 4 p.m. today at the church.
Denton Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Robert Harris
RALEIGH - Mr. Robert G. Harris of 619 Peyton Street, Apt. 1 died Tuesday, Feb. 10, 1998.
The funeral services will be 12 p.m. Monday at Calvary Baptist Church. Burial will be at Oakwood Cemetery.
Surviving are his daughter, Charmaine Crockett of Winston-Salem, N.C.; six sisters, Thelma Y. Edwards of Baltimore, Mary Bell Bellamay of New York, Elizabeth Thompson of Charlotte, Viola Dobbins of Orange, N.J., and Mary Frances Williams and Helen Harris, both of York; three brothers, Willie James Harris of Baltimore, Golden Harris of Mt. Rainey, Md., and Henry Harris of Charlotte; four grandchildren; three stepchildren; and two foster children.
The family will receive friends from 11:30 to 12 p.m. Monday at the church.

Mozell Kendrick
ROCK HILL - Mrs. Mozell Nance Kendrick, 77, of 82 Reynolds St. died Thursday, Feb. 12, 1998, at Piedmont Medical Center.
The funeral will be 3 p.m. Monday at Cedar Grove Methodist Church, with the Rev. G.G. Johnson officiating and Sister Diane Wells and Brother Stanley Wells assisting. Burial will be at Barber Memorial Cemetery.
A native of Chester County, Mrs. Kendrick was a member of Cedar Grove Methodist Church, and attended public schools in York County.
Surviving are her husband, John Kendrick of Rock Hill; two daughters, Janie Barber of Rock Hill and Bernice Cunningham of Rock Hill; five sons, John Kendrick, Horace Kendrick, Robert Kendrick, Andrew Kendrick, and Rudolph Kendrick, all of Rock Hill; three sisters, Janet LaGrande of Deer Park, N.Y., Maggie Wilson of Baltimore, Md., and Bertha Ward of Rock Hill; and her brother, Andrew Nance of Baltimore, Md.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 7 p.m. Sunday at Robinson Funeral Home and other times at the residence.
The body will be placed in the church at 1 p.m. Monday.
Robinson Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Clarence Lever
ROCK HILL - Mr. Clarence Everette Lever, 80, of 1915 Ebenezer Road died Thursday, Feb. 12, 1998 at Piedmont Medical Center.
The funeral services will be 3 p.m. Sunday at Greene Funeral Home Chapel, with the Rev. E. Ray Mohrmann officiating. Burial will be 11 a.m. Monday at Pilgrim Lutheran Church in Lexington.
Mr. Level was a retired driver with the S.C. Electric and Gas Company in Columbia, a U.S. Army veteran of World War II. He was the widower of Katheryn Duckworth Lever.
He was a member of the Frank Roach American Legion Post 34, VFW Post 2889 in Rock Hill and was a former member of Pilgrim Lutheran Church in Lexington.
Surviving are two daughters, Elaine Lever of Charlotte and Barbara Lever of Columbia; his stepson, Edward O'Neil Smith of Springdale; his brother, Bryce Lever of Lexington; and his grandson.
The family will receive friends following the service Sunday and following the graveside service Monday and at other times at the home of Frank Duckworth, 120 Reid St., Rock Hill.
Memorials may be made to the Multiple Sclerosis Society, Greater Carolinas Chapter, 944-C Southern Pines Blvd., Charlotte, NC 28273.

Harry Losson
YORK - Mr. Harry Mantle Losson, 75, of 12 Lynwood Circle died Wednesday, Feb. 11, 1998, at Piedmont Medical Center.
The funeral will be private.
Born in Kentucky, Mr. Losson was the former owner and operator of the Tastee-Freez Restaurant in York. He was a U.S. Navy lieutenant during World War II and was an aviator and flight instructor. He served in the Pacific Theater, participated in the Philippine Liberation and received the Distinguished Flying Cross and Five Star Air Medal.
Surviving are his wife, Helen Cahill Piehl Losson; two sons, H. Mantle Losson and F. Taylor Losson; two daughters, Melissa Losson and Melanie Loson Chandler; and his sister, Betty Hartlage of Destin, Fla.
York Funeral Home is in charge.

Virginia Love
MCCONNELLS - Mrs. Virginia Kennon Love, 70, of 3421 Chester Highway died Friday, Feb. 13, 1998 at her home.
The funeral service will be 2 p.m. Monday at Great Joy Baptist Church, with the Rev. George Lowry officiating. Burial will be in Monday Bethlehem Presbyterian Church Cemetery in McConnells.
Born in McConnells, Mrs. Love was a member of the Mt. Dowell Baptist Church and was a housewife.
Surviving are her husband, William Columbus Love of the home; five sons, William T. Love, Robert K. Love, and Eddie Jones, all of McConnells, Glenn R. Love of Rock Hill, and Steve A. Love of York; five daughters, Judith A. Douglas of Upper Marlboro, Md., Jogarty L. Chisolm of Rock Hill, and Johnnie Jackson, Betty Freeman and Peggy Orr, all of McConnells; her sister, Bessie Love of Gastonia, N.C.; 20 grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
The body may be viewed from 1 to 6 p.m. Sunday at Wright Funeral Home and will be placed in the church at 1 p.m. Monday.

Sheree McCreary
ROCK HILL - Miss Sheree McCreary, 19, 1017-H Glenarden Apts. died Monday, Feb. 9, 1998, at Presbyterian Hospital in Charlotte.
The funeral will be noon Monday at Little Bethel Baptist Church in Rock Hill, with the Rev. Albert Mickles officiating. Burial will be at Barber Memorial Cemetery.
A native of York County, Miss McCreary worked at the Holiday Inn Express in Pineville, N.C. She attended Little Bethel Baptist Church and Rock Hill High School.
Surviving are her son, Ty'Sheen Lavaris McCreary; her parents, Deborah McCreary of Rock Hill and Willie Young of Lewisville; a stepfather, James Evans of Rock Hill; her brother, Terrance McCreary of Rock Hill; her sister, Andrina McCreary of Rock Hill; and maternal grandparents, Mabel and Robert Baxter of Rock Hill.
The body can be viewed from 9 to 10 a.m. Monday at Robinson Funeral Home and will be placed in the church at 11 a.m. Monday.
Robinson Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Frances Moore
WASHINGTON, D.C. - Ms. Frances Moore of 3023 14th St., formerly of York, died in Washington.
The funeral will be 11 a.m. today at Mt. Gilead Baptist Church in Washington.
Robert G. Mason Funeral Home in Washington is in charge of arrangements.

William Perry
SHARON HILL, Pa. - William R. Perry, of 1507 Harmsporta Drive, formerly of Chester, died Thursday Feb. 12 in Sharon Hill, Pa.
Robinson Funeral Home will announce funeral arrangements.

Mazel Pope
CONOVER, N.C. - Mrs. Mazel Setzer Pope, 93, of Conover, N.C., formerly of Rock Hill, died Thursday Feb. 12, 1998.
The funeral service will be 3 p.m. Sunday at Drum Funeral Home in Conover. Burial will be at Hickory Memorial Gardens.
She was the widow of Fletcher E. Pope.
Surviving are her sister, Jeanette Shugart of Rock Hill; two sons, Gerald Pope and Elvin Pope, both of Conover; her daughter, Mazel Irene Fowler, of Conover; and a number of grandchildren.
Drum Funeral Home of Conover is in charge of arrangements.
The family will receive friends from 2 to 3 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.

Ward Poston
KERSHAW - Mr. Ward "Coot" Poston, 69, of 7085 Snowy Owl Road died Thursday, Feb. 12, 1998 at Springs Memorial Hospital.
The funeral service will be 2 p.m. Sunday at Cauthen Funeral Home, Kershaw Chapel, with the Rev. Steve Angland officiating. Burial will be in the Kershaw City Cemetery.
Born in Lancaster, Mr. Poston was a farmer.
Surviving are his wife, Azillee Irene Chapple Poston; three sons, R. Dale Poston of Lancaster, and Donald R. Poston and Jerry W. Poston, both of Kershaw; his daughter, Debra Brady of Rock Hill; two brothers, Daniel "Dick" Poston and Billy Poston, both of Kershaw; six grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 tonight at the Cauthen Funeral Home, Kershaw Chapel and other times at the home, 7085 Snowy Owl Road.
Cauthen Funeral Home, Kershaw Chapel is in charge.

Mary See
ROCK HILL - Ms. Mary June See, 47, of 1425 River Oaks Court died Friday, Feb. 13, 1998 at her home.
Burial will be at 10 a.m. Monday at Grandview Memorial Park, with the Revs. Randall Worley and Randy Lee officiating. A memorial service will follow at 11 a.m. at Lifespring Church in Pineville, N.C.
A native of West Virginia, Ms. See was employed by the U.S. Postal Service in Charlotte. She was a member of Lifespring Church of God in Pineville, N.C., where she was a member of the choir. She was an ordained minister.
Surviving are her mother, Eva Mae Williams See of Rock Hill; two brothers, John See of Hansford, W.Va. and David B. See of Handley W.Va.; two sisters, Carolyn VanDyck of Sanford, Va., and Linda S. Moser of Lancaster; and nieces and nephews.
The family will receive friends from 3 to 5 p.m. Sunday at Cauthen Funeral Home, Rock Hill Chapel and other times at the home of Eva Mae See, 1425 River Oaks Court.
Memorials may be made to Hospice Community Care, 325 S. Oakland Ave., Rock Hill, SC 29730 or to the American Cancer Society, 339 E. Main Street, Rock Hill, SC 29730.
Cauthen Funeral Home, Rock Hill Chapel is in charge.

George Talford Sr.
ROCK HILL - Mr. George Frank Talford, Sr., 66, of 729 Carolina Ave. died Wednesday, Feb. 11, 1998, at Piedmont Medical Center.
The funeral services will be 3 p.m. Sunday at Mt. Hebron Baptist Church, with the Rev L. L. Robertson officiating. The Revs. L. Ellison, E.M. Browning and L. Pride will assist. Burial will be in the church cemetery.
Mr. Talford was retired from the S.C. Department of Highways as a maintenance engineer. He attended Mt. Hebron Baptist Church, where he was a member of the Gospel Chorus. He attended York County public schools.
Surviving are his wife, Virginia Moise Talford of the home; four sons, George Frank Talford, Jr. of Alexandria, Va., Clayton L. Talford of Charlotte, and Jerry L. Talford and Linnie T. Talford, both of Rock Hill; his daughter, Sophia L. Chisolm of Rock Hill; his brother, Hinton Talford of Rock Hill; three sisters, Betty Jean Boyd of Charlotte, and Maggie Bell Dickerson and JoAnn Davis, both of Rock Hill; his granddaughter who he reared, LaDarricka S. Talford; and 11 grandchildren.
The family will receive friends at the home. The body may be viewed from 1 to 6 p.m. today at Parker Funeral Home and from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sunday. The body will be placed in the church at 2 p.m. Sunday.
Parker Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Emmer Anderson
CHESTER - Mrs. Emmer E. Johnson Anderson, 91, of 230 McFadden St., died Thursday, Feb. 12, 1998, at Chester County Hospital.
Funeral arrangements will be announced by King's Funeral Home.

Andy Coleman
CHESTER - Mr. Andy Coleman, 92, of 163 Harris St. died Wednesday, Feb. 11, 1998, at Chester County Hospital.
The funeral services are 4:30 p.m. today at Black Rock Baptist Church, with the Rev. L.L. Robertson officiating. The Revs. W.E. Page and James Wilson will assist. Burial will be at Black Rock Baptist Church cemetery.
Mr. Coleman was a retired construction worker, a member of Friendship Baptist Church and member of the AP&B Society.
Surviving are his wife, Katherine Stokes Coleman; two sons, Rickie L. Coleman and Timothy Lightner, both of Chester; his daughter, Lula McCray of Washington, D.C.; six grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.
The family will receive friends at home. The body will lie in state at 4 p.m. today at the church.
Denton Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Richard Crowder
ROCK HILL - Mr. Richard Eugene Crowder, 67, of 1032 Barrow Court died Saturday, Feb. 14, 1998, at Piedmont Medical Center.
Greene Funeral Home will announce arrangements.

Leona Cunningham
LANCASTER - Mrs. Leona Craft Cunningham, 91, of 414 E. Arch St., died Friday, Feb. 13, 1998, at Springs Memorial Hospital.
The funeral will be 2 p.m. today at First Presbyterian Church with the Revs. Ernie Thompson and Sam Thomas officiating. Burial will be at Westside City Cemetery.
Born in Homer, Ga., Mrs. Cunningham was the widow of Thornwell Cunningham. She graduated from the University of Georgia at Athens and moved to Lancaster in 1926 as a teacher and principal at Dry Creek School.
She also taught at Mitford School in Great Falls and North Elementary in Lancaster, where she was principal. She was principal at Erwin Farm Elementary in Lancaster for 38 years.
Mrs. Cunningham was involved in numerous community activities. She was a member of the S.C. Retired Teachers Association and volunteered at Springs Memorial Hospital admitting office. She was chairman of the hospital auxiliary and was a member of the Catawba Regional Planning Council's Aging Advisory Committee and the Golden Age Club. She was also a member of First Presbyterian Church, where she taught the adult Bible class.
When Mrs. Cunningham retired in 1975, she received the Educator of the Year Award for Lancaster County. She also received the Governor's Human Service Award in 1984, the Lancaster Chamber of Commerce Volunteer of the Year Award, the American Legion Auxiliary of S.C. Volunteer of the Year and Field Service Award and Outstanding Older South Carolinian Award in 1987.
Surviving are her sister, Rosa Vinson of Athens, Ga.; two grandsons, Eric Kelly Rowell and Ernest Wendell Rowell Jr., both of Lancaster; and two great-grandchildren.
Memorials may be made to Erwin Elementary School, 1477 Locustwood Ave., Lancaster, SC 29720.
Hartley Funeral Home is in charge.

Steven Kimbrell
GREAT FALLS - Mr. Steven Lee Kimbrell, 45, of 2327 Brian Christopher Road, formerly of Rock Hill, died Saturday, Feb. 14, 1998, at his home.
The funeral will be 3 p.m. today at Greene Funeral Home in Rock Hill. Burial will be at Grandview Memorial Park.
Mr. Kimbrell was a self-employed contractor, a veteran of the Army and Navy, and was a member of Second Baptist Church in Lancaster.
Surviving are his half-brother, Martin Kimbrell Jr. of Rock Hill; and his caregivers, George and Lucy Rollings of Rock Hill.
The family will receive friends at the home of George and Lucy Rollings, 4255 York Highway, Rock Hill.
Memorials may be made to Northside Baptist Church, 1140 Curtis St., Rock Hill, SC 29730.

Charles Kirk
ROCK HILL - Mr. Charles Erwin Kirk, 56, of 520 Rutledge Drive, died Saturday, Feb. 14, 1998, at Piedmont Medical Center.
A memorial service will be 10 a.m. Tuesday at Grace Lutheran Church with the Revs. Tom Carter and Ray Mohrmann officiating. Burial will be at the church garden.
Mr. Kirk was a graduate of Ohio State University. He worked with Bowater for 15 years and was the safety director until last year. He served in the U.S. Army National Guard. He was a member of St. Matthias Episcopal Church, the Thursday Morning Prayer Group and taught Sunday school at York Place.
Surviving are his wife, Patricia Butler Kirk; two daughters, Kiersten Byrd of Rock Hill and Kimberly Willaby of Trinity, N.C.; his sister, Kay Edwards of Rock Hill; and four grandchildren.
The family will receive friends from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Monday at Bass Funeral Home.
Memorials may be made to St. Matthias Episcopal Church Building Fund, P.O. Box 4740, Rock Hill, SC 29732.

James Knight
VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. - Mr. James F. Knight of 4605 Mistral Lane, formerly of Rock Hill, died Saturday, Feb. 14, 1998, at Sentra Bayside Hospital.
Funeral arrangements will be announced by Greene Funeral Home in Rock Hill.

Clyde Pruett
YORK - Mr. Clyde Odell Pruett, 80, of 2390 S. S.C. 161, died Friday, Feb. 13, 1998, at Piedmont Medical Center in Rock Hill.
The funeral will be 2 p.m. today at Oakdale Presbyterian Church with the Rev. Buck Malcom officiating. Burial will be at Lakeview Memory Gardens.
Born in York County, Mr. Pruett was a retired motor grader with York County. He was a U.S. Army veteran of World War II.
Surviving are his wife, Nellie Mae McDaniel Pruett; two sons, Eugene Pruett and Arthur Pruett, both of York; his sister, Ruby Farris of Clover; four grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
M.L. Ford & Sons Funeral Home is in charge.

Dennis Robinson
LANCASTER - Mr. Dennis Robinson, 45, of 1372 Reece Road, died Friday, Feb. 13, 1998.
The funeral will be 2 p.m. Monday at East Side Baptist Church with the Rev. Joel Rhyner and the Rev. Donald Tillman officiating. Burial will be at Lancaster Memorial Park.
Born in Lancaster, Mr. Robinson was a member of East Side Baptist Church and was retired from Bowers Fibers.
Surviving are two daughters, Denise Hodge and Stacey Robinson, both of Lancaster; and his brother, Bobby Robinson of Lancaster.
The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m. today at Cauthen Funeral Home and at other times at 909 Marion St.

Rose Rollings
KERSHAW - Mrs. Rose Mackey Rollings, 81, of 3141 Fork Hill Road, died Saturday, Feb. 14, 1998, at White Oak Manor.
Graveside services will be 2 p.m. Tuesday at Lancaster Memorial Park with the Rev. Charlie Simmons officiating.
Born in Lancaster County, Mrs. Rollings was the widow of John Clinton Rollings.
Surviving are her daughter, Patricia Deese of Port Orchard, Wash.; her brother, Walter Mackey of Kershaw; three grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday at Cauthen Funeral Home in Kershaw.
Memorials may be made to the charity of one's choice.

Willie Mae Wilkes
CHESTER - Mrs. Willie Mae Glenn Wilkes, 76, of 105 Lowry St., died Saturday, Feb. 14, 1998, at Piedmont Medical Center in Rock Hill.
Funeral arrangements will be announced by King's Funeral Home.


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