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Emmer Anderson
CHESTER - Mrs. Emmer E. Johnson Anderson, 91, of 230 McFadden St. died Thursday, Feb. 12, 1998, at Chester County Hospital.
The funeral will be 3 p.m. Tuesday at Second Wilson Baptist Church, with the Rev. W.M. Bryson officiating, assisted by the Revs. Charles E. Robinson Sr. and Ronald Feaster. Burial will be at the church cemetery.
Mrs. Anderson was a member of Second Wilson Baptist Church, where she was a choir member, and was a former member of Mount Olive Baptist Church in Fairfield County. She was a retired domestic worker and was the widow of Thomas Johnson and George Anderson.
Surviving are her brother, Masseo Hudson of Columbia; and three sisters, Eva Mae Davis of High Point, N.C., Thomasina Bluford of Lugoff and Elizabeth Lasenberry of Newark, N.J.
The family will receive friends at the home.
The body will be taken to the church at 2 p.m. Tuesday.
King's Funeral Home is in charge.

Paul Baker
ROCK HILL - Mr. Paul Andrew Baker, 73, of 673 Izard St. died Sunday, Feb. 15, 1998, at his home.
Greene Funeral Home is in charge.

Katherine Carnes
LANCASTER - Miss Katherine J. Carnes, 93, died Saturday, Feb. 14, 1998, at Cape Fear Valley Hospital in Fayetteville, N.C.
A graveside service will be 11 a.m. Wednesday at Westside Cemetery in Lancaster, with the Rev. Steve Morgan officiating.
Miss Carnes was a Lancaster native and a Winthrop College graduate. She taught school for 40 years, 28 years in Charlotte. After retiring, she was active with Lancaster County preservation and education by promoting such projects as the One Room Log School House at Andrew Jackson State Park, the Wall of Fame at Main and Dunlap streets and the establishment of a scholarship fund at the University of South Carolina-Lancaster. Her former home at 211 W. Dunlap St. has housed the Lancaster County Council of the Arts for several years.
Miss Carnes was a member of the Evelyn Bagley Sunday School Class at First United Methodist Church, the United Daughters of the Confederacy, the Retired Educators Association and Alpha Delta Kappa, an honorary society for teachers.
Memorials may be made to First United Methodist Church, P.O. Box 608, Lancaster, SC 29721.
Mahaffey 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.
A memorial service will be 7 p.m. today at Greene Funeral Home, with the Rev. Harold Lear officiating.
Mr. Crowder was retired from the Hoechst-Celanese PBI department. He was a Rock Hill police officer for seven years and worked with the York County Sheriff's Department for 10 years. He was an Army veteran and a former member of White Street Baptist Church.
Surviving are his wife, Carolyn Crump Crowder; his son, Michael Eugene Crowder of Rock Hill; his daughter, Janet C. McManus of Rock Hill; his sister, Elaine C. Jones of Maryville, Tenn.; four grandchildren; and his great-grandchild.
The family will receive friends after the memorial service and at other times at the home or at his son's home at 1577 Brentfield Drive.
Memorials may be made to the American Heart Association, S.C. Affiliate, P.O. Box 6604, Columbia, SC 29260.

James Gaston Jr.
CHESTER - Mr. James Robert Gaston Jr., 31, of 2886 Lyle Road died Sunday, Feb. 15, 1998.
The funeral will be 2 p.m. Tuesday at the Barron Funeral Home, with the Rev. Gregg Keller officiating. Burial will be at Wilksburg Baptist Church cemetery.
Mr. Gaston was born in Chester County and attended Chester and York county schools. He was a welder and pipefitter with CSI in Pineville, N.C.
Surviving are his wife, Cynthia M. Gaston; three daughters, Kristin DeeAnn Gaston, Ashli Kindall Gaston and Kalyn Denise Gaston, all of Chester; his father, James R. Gaston Sr. of Lyman; his mother, Sandra Copeland of Chester; his stepparents, Claude and Rosa Lee Patrick; his brother, James A. Patrick of Crawford, Ga.; and his sister, Brandy D. Banks of Chester.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 tonight at Barron Funeral Home.

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.

Gertrude Norkett
MOORESVILLE, N.C. - Mrs. Gertrude Guffey Norkett, 86, of Whitman Circle died Saturday, Feb. 14, 1998, at Lake Norman Regional Medical Center.
The funeral will be 11 a.m. Tuesday at Cavin Funeral Home, with the Revs. Allen Reid and Ralph Robinette officiating. Burial will be at Huntersville First Baptist Church cemetery.
Mrs. Norkett was a retired inspector with Bridgeport Fabrics in Davidson, N.C., and was a member of Whitman Park Baptist Church.
Surviving are her son, Charles Craig Norkett of Fort Mill; two daughters, Kathleen Norkett Batchelor of Mooresville and Dorothy Norkett Collins of Troutman, N.C.; her sister, Sally Guffey Greene of Gastonia, N.C.; seven grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.
The family will receive friends from 10 to 11 a.m. Tuesday at Cavin Funeral Home.
Memorials may be made to Whitman Park Baptist Church, 1940 London Road, Mooresville, NC 28115.

Paul Robinson
LANCASTER - Mr. Paul Plaxco Robinson, 81, of 701 W. Barr St. died Saturday, Feb. 14, 1998, at Springs Memorial Hospital.
The funeral will be 2 p.m. today at First Associate Reformed Presbyterian Church, with the Rev. Gilbert Rowell and the Rev. Dr. Roy Beckham officiating. Burial will be at Westside Cemetery.
Born in Lancaster, Mr. Robinson graduated from Erskine College. He managed D.L. Robinson Jewelers for 30 years and was postmaster in the Lancaster area for 18 years. He was a 70-year member of the First ARP Church and a Navy veteran of World War II.
Surviving are his wife, Georgie Stone Robinson; three sons, George Stone Robinson of Womelsdorf, Pa., David Richard Robinson of Atlanta, and Paul Plaxco Robinson of Lancaster; his daughter, Greta R. Cureton of Lancaster; two brothers, Robert Mack Robinson of Due West and David Lester Robinson of Lancaster; two sisters, Margaret Smith of Donalds and Sara Hagins of Lancaster; eight grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.
The family will receive friends at the home.
Memorials may be made to the First ARP Church missionary endowment fund, P.O. Box 864, Lancaster, SC 29721.
Cauthen Funeral Home is in charge.

Billie Threatt
LANCASTER - Mr. Billie Perry Threatt, 83, of 1531 Ruth St. died Sunday, Feb. 15, 1998, at Springs Memorial Hospital.
The funeral will be 2 p.m. Tuesday at Cauthen Funeral Home, with the Rev. Stuart Snow officiating. Burial will be at Lancaster Memorial Park.
Born in Camden, Mr. Threatt was retired from Springs Industries and was a member of West Side Baptist Church.
Surviving are his wife, Iva Sistare Threatt; his son, Daniel P. Threatt of Lancaster; and two grandchildren.
The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 tonight at Cauthen Funeral Home, and at other times at 2422 S. Driftwood Lane.

William Wright
ROCK HILL - Mr. William R. Wright of 561 Trexler Lane died Sunday, Feb. 15, 1998, at Piedmont Medical Center.
Greene Funeral Home is in charge.

Paul Baker
ROCK HILL - Mr. Paul Andrew Baker, 73, of 673 Izard St. died Sunday, Feb. 15, 1998, at his home.
Greene Funeral Home is in charge.

Donald Barrett
JEFFERSON - Mr. Donald Clayton Barrett, 34, of 1638 McBee Highway died Saturday, Feb. 14, 1998, at his home.
The funeral will be 3 p.m. today at Pine Grove Freewill Baptist Church, with the Revs. Brian Bird, Donald Barrett and Steve Neal officiating. Burial will be at the church cemetery.
Born in Lancaster, Mr. Barrett was employed by ATI.
Surviving are two sons, D. Brandon Barrett and Daniel C. Barrett, both of Jefferson; his daughter, Kayela Nicole Barrett of Jefferson; his parents, Claude J. and Frances D. Barrett of Jefferson; and two brothers, Clint W. Barrett and Mitchell W. Barrett, both of Kershaw.
The family will receive friends at the home of C.W. and Polly Barrett, 1624 McBee Highway.
Cauthen Funeral Home is in charge.

Donald Boozer Sr.
LAKE WYLIE - Mr. Donald Ray Boozer Sr., 66, of 4220 Waters Edge died Sunday, Feb. 15, 1998, at Mercy Hospital in Charlotte.
A memorial service will be 11 a.m. Wednesday at M.L. Ford & Sons Funeral Home, with the Rev. Bob Jack officiating.
Born in Joanna, Mr. Boozer was a Marine veteran. He was in the confectionery industry until he retired in July 1996.
Surviving are his wife, Sara H. Boozer of the home; his son, Don Boozer Jr. of Charlotte; and three grandchildren.
The family will receive friends at M.L. Ford & Sons Funeral Home after the memorial service.
Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 2535, Rock Hill, SC 29732.

Raeford Deese
MARSHVILLE, N.C. - Mr. Raeford Deese, 71, of Autumn Care Nursing Home, formerly of Fort Mill, died Saturday, Feb. 14, 1998, at Union Regional Medical Center.
A memorial service will be 6 p.m. Wednesday at Davis Funeral Home in Monroe, N.C.
Born in Union County, Mr. Deese was retired from the weave room at Springs Mill.
Surviving are his daughter, Linda Renee Worley of York; two brothers, Harris Bernard Deese of Matthews, N.C., and Carl W. Deese of Indian Trail, N.C.; his grandchild; and two great-grandchildren.
The family will receive friends from 5 to 6 p.m. Wednesday at Davis Funeral Home.

Etta Dunn
KERSHAW - Mrs. Etta Jane Taylor Dunn, 89, of 8489 Watermelon Road died Sunday, Feb. 15, 1998, at Kershaw County Medical Center.
The funeral will be 2 p.m. Wednesday at Cauthen Funeral Home, with the Revs. Bill Morris and Warren Jones officiating. Burial will be at Mount Pisgah Baptist Church cemetery.
Born in Pageland, Mrs. Dunn was a homemaker and a member of New Testament Baptist Church.
Surviving are her son, Lloyd J. Dunn of Kershaw; her daughter, Betty Lou Hardin of Kershaw; her brother, William Taylor of Lesslie; two sisters, Geneva T. Dutton and Juanita T. Adams, both of Lancaster; two grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.
The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 tonight at Cauthen Funeral Home, and at other times at the home of Charles and Betty Lou Hardin.

Laterika Jeeter
BLAIR - Laterika Jeeter, the infant daughter of Alvin E. and Jacqueline Jeeter, of Route 1, Box 230, died Monday, Feb. 16, 1998, at Chester County Hospital.
Funeral arrangements will be announced by King's Funeral Home in Chester.

James Knight
VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. - Mr. James "Jimmy" Franklin Knight, 71, of 4605 Mistral Lane died Saturday, Feb. 14, 1998, at Sentra Bayside Hospital.
The funeral will be 2 p.m. Wednesday at Greene Funeral Home, with the Rev. James Owens officiating. Burial will be at Grandview Memorial Park.
Born in Rock Hill, Mr. Knight was of the Baptist faith and an Army veteran of World War II. He was retired from RJR-Nabisco in Fair Lawn, N.J., where he worked for 24 years. He was a former member of Frank Roach American Legion Post No. 34 and Veterans of Foreign Wars Post No. 2889 in Rock Hill.
Surviving are his wife, Janet Freeman Knight of the home; his son, Michael Knight of Virginia Beach; two sisters, Doris Faulkenberry of Rock Hill and Blondell Dill of Mount Airey, Ga.; four grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.
The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 tonight at Greene Funeral Home, and at other times at the home of Doris Faulkenberry, 716 Rocklyn Drive, Rock Hill.
Memorials may be made to the American Heart Association, S.C. affiliate, P.O. Box 6604, Columbia, SC 29260.

Samuel Roach
NEWARK, N.J. - Mr. Samuel A. Roach, formerly of Rock Hill, died Thursday, Feb. 12, 1998, at East Orange General Hospital in Newark.
The funeral will be 11 a.m. Wednesday at Grace Temple Baptist Church in Newark, with the Rev. McClain officiating.
Surviving are his wife, Jonnie Franklin Roach of Newark; two sons, Foy Roach and Warren Roach, both of Newark; his daughter, Deloris Heckstair of Roselle; and two sisters, Mattie R. Broome of Rock Hill and Carrie Roseborough of Philadelphia.
Clemons Funeral Home is in charge of local arrangements.

Margaret Vincent
WESTVILLE - Mrs. Margaret Taylor Vincent, 78, of 3125 Pinetree Lane died Monday, Feb. 16, 1998, at Kershaw County Medical Center.
A graveside service will be 3 p.m. Wednesday at Kershaw City Cemetery, with the Rev. Robert Rivers officiating.
Born in Pageland, Mrs. Vincent was a member of Bethany Baptist Church, the Fidelis Sunday school class and was retired from Springs Industries. She was the widow of Sidney Ben Vincent.
Surviving are three sons, James R. Vincent and Gerald Vincent, both of Kershaw, and William Vincent of Westville; three daughters, Judy Faye Vincent of Kershaw, and Gayle V. Hunter and Jackie Vincent, both of Westville; two sisters, Edna T. Griggs of Kershaw and Lavenia "Ben" Usery of Lielesville, N.C.; nine grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.
The family will receive friends at the home today.
Cauthen Funeral Home is in charge.

G.E. Waldrop
LANCASTER - Mr. G.E. "Gene" Waldrop, 72, of 901 Forest Drive died Monday, Feb. 16, 1998, at Springs Memorial Hospital.
The funeral will be 4 p.m. Wednesday at Christ Episcopal Church, with Father William Walters and the Rev. Dr. Ross Webb officiating. Burial will follow at Lancaster Memorial Park.
Born in Greenville County, Mr. Waldrop was a retired pharmacist and worked for the Williams Drug Center for 20 years and for Springs Memorial Hospital in pharmacy and material management for 17 years. He was a graduate of the University of South Carolina School of Pharmacy Class of 1953. He was an Air Force veteran of World War II and a member of Christ Episcopal Church.
Surviving are his wife, Jean S. Waldrop of the home; his son, Chris E. Waldrop of Lancaster; his daughter, Claudia Royals of Raleigh, N.C.; his brother, George Waldrop of Lancaster; and his grandchild.
The family will receive friends at the home from 7 to 9 tonight at the home.
Memorials may be made to Christ Episcopal Church, 534 Plantation Road, Lancaster, SC 29720.
Hartley Funeral Home is in charge.

William Wright
ROCK HILL - Mr. William R. Wright, 84, of 561 Trexler Lane died Sunday, Feb. 15, 1998, at Piedmont Medical Center.
A Lancaster native, Mr. Wright was a merchant marine for most of his life.
Surviving are his wife, Hazel D. Wright; and his son, Edward Wright of New Jersey.
Greene Funeral Home is in charge.

Paul Baker
ROCK HILL - Mr. Paul Andrew Baker, 72, of 673 Izard St. died Sunday, Feb. 15, 1998, at his home.
The funeral will be 11 a.m. Wednesday at Greene Funeral Home, with the Rev. Steve Hogg officiating. Burial will be at Laurelwood Cemetery.
A Rock Hill native, Mr. Baker worked at Rock Hill Printing & Finishing Co. and as a security guard at Winthrop University. He was an Army veteran and attended First Baptist Church.
Surviving are his wife, Pearl Cooper Baker of the home; five sons, Dennis Lee Baker, Paul D. Baker, Gary Dean Baker and Robert Lee Baker, all of Rock Hill, and William Thomas Baker of Patterson, N.J.; two daughters, Mae Hunsucker and Carolyn McGraw, both of Rock Hill; his brother, Bruce E. Baker of Rock Hill; 16 grandchildren; and five great-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 First Baptist Church building fund, 215 E. Main St., Rock Hill, SC 29730.

George Dawson
WAXHAW, N.C. - Mr. George Herbert Dawson, 76, of 9011 Mini Ranch Road died Tuesday, Feb. 17, 1998, at Union Regional Medical Center in Monroe.
Funeral services will be announced at a later date.
Born in Interlaken, N.Y., Mr. Dawson was a retired physicist, previously employed at Eastman Kodak in Rochester, N.Y. He was a Mason and a Shriner with Damascus Shrine Temple in Rochester, N.Y. He was a World War II Army Air Force veteran and a member of the Dutch Reform Church in Interlaken. He graduated from the University of Colorado in 1948 and was a member of The Honorary Fraternity, Phi Mu Epsilon, Sigma Phi Sigma and Sigma Tau.
Surviving are his wife, Ione Crim Dawson of the home; and his son, Philip R. Dawson of Denver.
Memorials may be made to the Waxhaw Lions Club, P.O. Box 384 Waxhaw, NC 28173.
Hartley Funeral Home is in charge.

Troy Greene
PHOENIX - Mr. Troy Henry Greene, 76, died Thursday, Feb. 12, 1998, in Phoenix.
A graveside service will be 10:30 a.m. Thursday at National Memorial Cemetery of Arizona, 23029 N. Cave Creek Road, Phoenix.
Born in Judson, N.C., Mr. Greene served in the Navy during World War II and was a member of D.A.V. and the Masonic Lodge.
Surviving are his wife, Emily Greene of Phoenix; five daughters, Joyce Stafford of Fort Worth, Texas, Debra Kinney of Palmetto, Fla., Susan Lowe of Gastonia, N.C., Wendy Hill of Phoenix and Jill Payne of Mesa, Ariz.; two brothers, Oscar Greene of Bessemer City, N.C., and Richard Greene of Madison, Ala.; two sisters, Josephine Parker of Marek, Ga., and Murline Hord of Stanley, N.C.; and four grandchildren.
Camelback Sunset Chapel Funeral Home is in charge.

Laterika Jeeter
BLAIR - Laterika Jeeter, the infant daughter of Alvin E. and Jacqueline Jeeter, of Route 1, Box 230, died Monday, Feb. 16, 1998, at Chester County Hospital.
A graveside service will be 2 p.m. today at Old Hope Station Baptist Church in Fairfield County, with the Rev. David Rice officiating.
Surviving in addition to her parents are her brother, Alvin E. Jeeter Jr. of Union; her sister, Jamekia Jeeter of the home; her paternal grandmother, Aurelia Suber of Union; her maternal grandparents, Jonny and Margaret Williamson of Blair and Joe and Mable Brice of Chester; her paternal great-grandmother, Alice Jeeter of Union; her maternal great-grandmother, Bennon English of Blair; and her maternal great-grandparents, David and Agnes Brice of Chester.
King's Funeral Home is in charge.

Margaret Johnson
CHESTER - Mrs. Margaret Strong Johnson, 73, of the Chester County Nursing Center, formerly of 106 Steward St., died Monday, Feb. 16, 1998, at Chester County Nursing Center.
Funeral arrangements will be announced by King's Funeral Home.

William Jones
CATAWBA - Mr. William Jones of 632 Will Jones Circle died Tuesday, Feb. 17, 1998, at Piedmont Medical Center in Rock Hill.
Funeral arrangements will be announced by Robinson Funeral Home.

Rev. J.A. Massey
ROCK HILL - The Rev. J.A. Massey of 145 Walcott Court died Tuesday, Feb. 17, 1998, at his home.
Funeral arrangements will be announced by Robinson Funeral Home.

Sally McInvaille
LANCASTER - Mrs. Sally Loretta Pate McInvaille, 83, of 1114 Grace Ave. died Tuesday, Feb. 17, 1998, at Springs Memorial Hospital.
The funeral will be 2 p.m. Thursday at Grace Free Will Baptist Church, with the Revs. Thomas Taylor and Gary McInvaille officiating. Burial will be at Lancaster Memorial Park.
Born in Kershaw, Mrs. McInvaille was a member of Grace Free Will Baptist Church and was a homemaker. She was the widow of Dorsey Colon McInvaille.
Surviving are two sons, Colon McInvaille and Gary McInvaille, both of Lancaster; four daughters, Jeanette Taylor of Nichols, Ruth Cook of Camden, Annette Belk and Norma Baker, both of Lancaster; 19 grandchildren; and 17 great-grandchildren.
The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 tonight at Cauthen Funeral Home.
Memorials may be made to Grace Free Will Baptist Church, 1562 Pinewood Ave., Lancaster, SC 29720.

Hazel Vaughn
LANCASTER - Mr. Hazel Vaughn of 9344 Van Wyck Road died Monday, Feb. 16, 1998, at Piedmont Medical Center in Rock Hill.
Funeral arrangements will be announced by Robinson Funeral Home.

Margaret Whisonant
MOBILE, Ala. - Mrs. Margaret B. Whisonant, formerly of Rock Hill, died Friday, Feb. 6, 1998, at her home.
Mrs. Whisonant was a graduate of Winthrop University and retired after teaching 26 years in the Mobile County school system. She was a member of Kingswood United Methodist Church and was U.M.W. president for the past two years.
Surviving are her husband, Clarence Whisonant of Mobile; three children, Chuck Whisonant and Beth Stafford-Green, both of Mobile, and Shay Sanford of Columbia, S.C.; and her brother, J.W. Brown Jr. of Asheville, N.C.
Radney Funeral Home was in charge.

Vergie Brownlow
ROCK HILL - Mrs. Vergie M. Brownlow, 87, of 127 Murrah Drive, Magnolia Manor, formerly of Chicopee, Ga., died Wednesday, Feb. 18, 1998, at Magnolia Manor.
The funeral will be 2 p.m. Friday at Little-Davenport Funeral Home in Gainesville, Ga. Burial will be at Alta Vista City Cemetery in Gainesville, Ga.
Born in Bristol, Va., Mrs. Brownlow was a retiree of Johnson & Johnson Co. in Georgia after 45 years of service. She was a member of Chicopee Baptist Church. She lived in Rock Hill for several years and was the widow of Paul Brownlow.
Surviving are her daughter, Ruth Brownlow Hinson; her brother, Gene Munpower of Gainesville, Ga.; her sister, Ivadell Clifton of Danville, Va.; and two grandchildren.
The family will receive friends from 6:30 to 8:30 tonight at Little-Davenport Funeral Home.
Greene Funeral Home is in charge of local arrangements.

Mary Deese
CHARLOTTE - Mrs. Mary Belle Hooks Deese, 82, of 3901 Walter Nelson Road died Tuesday, Feb. 17, 1998, at Presbyterian Hospital.
The funeral will be 11 a.m. Friday at McEwen Funeral Home, Mint Hill Chapel, with the Rev. Maria Davis-Hanlin officiating. Burial will be at Evergreen Cemetery.
Born in Matthews, Mrs. Deese was a member of Matthews United Methodist Church and was formerly employed at Hudson Hosiery Mill. She attended Cochrane Academy and graduated from Matthews High School.
Surviving are her son, Avery E. Deese of York; her daughter, Barbara A. Deese of Charlotte; and her granddaughter.
The family will receive friends from 10 to 11 a.m. Friday at McEwen Funeral Home.

Betty Lou Duncan
ROCK HILL - Mrs. Betty Lou Hammond Duncan, 69, of 1211 Ebinport Road died Wednesday, Feb. 18, 1998, at her home.
The funeral will be 2 p.m. Saturday at First Baptist Church, with the Revs. Steve Hogg and Sollie Hicks officiating. Burial will be at Grandview Memorial Park.
Born in Lancaster, Mrs. Hammond was a member of First Baptist Church and was a homemaker.
Surviving are her husband, Thomas Duncan; two sons, James R. Duncan of North Augusta and Thomas R. Duncan of Decatur, Ala.; her brother, Harold Hammond of Rock Hill; and two grandchildren.
The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m. Friday at Cauthen Funeral Home and at other times at the home.
Memorials may be made to First Baptist Church, 215 E. Main St., Rock Hill, SC 29730.

Marshall Huskey
YORK - Mr. Marshall Neil Huskey, 59, of 815 Liberty St. died Wednesday, Feb. 18, 1998, at Piedmont Medical Center in Rock Hill.
The funeral will be 3 p.m. Friday at York Funeral Home, with the Rev. Marshall Nichols officiating. Burial will be at Rose Hill Cemetery.
Born in Clover, Mr. Huskey was a former employee of Cannon Mills Inc. and a former member of the National Guard.
Surviving are his wife, Ruby Craig Huskey; two daughters, Jeanann H. O'Neal of York and Shannon Denise Huskey of the home; his sister, Evelyn H. Smart of Clover; and three grandchildren.
The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 tonight at York Funeral Home.
Memorials may be made to York Rescue Squad, P.O. Box 644, York, SC 29745.

Margaret Johnson
CHESTER - Mrs. Margaret Strong Johnson, 73, of Chester County Nursing Center, formerly of 106 Steward St., died Monday, Feb. 16, 1998, at Chester County Nursing Center.
The funeral will be 3 p.m. Saturday at Piney Grove Baptist Church, with the Rev. J.E. Darby officiating and the Rev. R. L. McClurkin delivering the eulogy. Burial will follow at the church cemetery.
Born in Chester County, Mrs. Johnson was a retired domestic worker, a member of Piney Grove Baptist Church and was educated in Chester County public schools. She was the widow of Alexander Johnson.
Surviving are her son, Theodore A. Johnson of Chester; three daughters, Deloris Mayfield, Adell Kee and Arlene Johnson, all of Chester; two brothers, Joe Willie Brown of Blackstock and James W. Strong of Chester; 15 grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren.
The family will receive friends at the home of Arlene Johnson, 137 E. Lacy St.
The body will be carried to the church at 2 p.m. Saturday.
King's Funeral Home is in charge.

William Jones
CATAWBA - Mr. William Jones, 632 Will Jones Circle, died Tuesday, Feb. 17, 1998, at Piedmont Medical Center in Rock Hill.
The funeral will be 1 p.m. Saturday at Robinson Funeral Home, with Brother Charles Watkins officiating. Burial will be at Union Ezell Church cemetery.
A Sumter County native, Mr. Jones was a carpenter and a member of Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses. He was a former chef in the Merchant Marines and loved to play checkers. He attended Philadelphia public schools.
Surviving are three sons, Larry L. Jones, Nardrick Jones and Jack William Jones Jr., all of Catawba; seven daughters, Mabel Riddick of Fort Lawn, Cleo Shannon of Columbia, Carolyn Cowsar, Jenny Cherry, Christine Stradford, Clementine Cowsar and Kathy Stevenson, all of Catawba; 35 grandchildren; and 47 great-grandchildren.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 7 p.m. Friday at Robinson Funeral Home and at other times at the home.

Samuel Mackins
CLOVER - Mr. Samuel Mackins, 40, of 108 Dye St. died Wednesday, Feb. 18, 1998, at Piedmont Medical Center in Rock Hill.
Funeral arrangements will be announced by Wright Funeral Home in York.

Patsy Starnes
LANCASTER - Mrs. Patsy Lucille Scruggs Starnes, 47, of 1416 Burke Duncan Road died Wednesday, Feb. 18, 1998, at Piedmont Medical Center in Rock Hill.
The funeral will be 2 p.m. Friday at Cauthen Funeral Home, with the Rev. Dennis Reid officiating. Burial will be at West Side Cemetery.
Born in Spartanburg, Mrs. Starnes was a retail sales clerk.
Surviving are two daughters, Wendy Kay Starnes of Lancaster and Amanda Starnes of Waxhaw, N.C.; her brother, James Walter Scruggs Jr. of Charlotte; her sister, Velma Kay Perry of Chester; and two grandchildren.
The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 tonight at Cauthen Funeral Home and at other times at the home of Wendy Starnes, 1416 Burke Duncan Road.

Johnnie Massey
ROCK HILL - The Rev. Johnnie A. Massey of 145 Walcott Court died Tuesday, Feb. 17, 1998, at his home.
The funeral will be noon Saturday at Mount Hebron Baptist Church, with the Rev. L.L. Robertson officiating and the Revs. B.R. Wilson, James Thompson, Charles Mason, John McCoy, Osbey Roddey, Leroy Ellison, Larkin Hancock and Napoleon Baxter assisting. Burial will be at the church cemetery.
A Chester County native, the Rev. Massey was a minister. He was a member of Mount Hebron Baptist Church, a former Mason and a member of the Sandy River Baptist Association Upper Division. He attended Chester County public schools.
Surviving are three daughters, Helen Agurs of Buffalo, N.Y., Mary Ann Staten of Irvington, N.J., and Dorothy H. Seale of Rock Hill; 11 grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren.
The body may be viewed from 5 to 6 p.m. Friday at Robinson Funeral Home.
The body will be placed in the church at 11 a.m. Saturday.

Paul McCarty Sr.
MERRITT ISLAND, Fla. - Maj. Paul Melvin McCarty Sr., 77, died Saturday, Feb. 14, 1998.
The funeral will be 2 p.m. Saturday at Blount, Curry & Roel Funeral Home. Burial with military honors will be at Garden of Memories Cemetery.
Born in Edgefield, Maj. McCarty served as a bombardier, navigator and strategic air commander in the Air Force. He retired in 1964 from Bergstrom Air Force Base in Texas. He retired from Kennedy Space Center after 23 years of service and was a recipient of the Silver Snoopy Award. He lived in Rock Hill at one time and was a member of the Masonic Lodge No. 111 F & AM. He was a member of the Elks Lodge No. 1318. He served in World War II and the Korean conflict.
He was the widower of Bette McCarty.
Surviving are his son, Paul Melvin McCarty Jr. of Austin, Texas; his daughter, Carolyn Young of Merritt Island, Fla.; his sister, Margaret Bauknight of Lancaster; eight grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.
The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m. Friday at Blount, Curry & Roel Funeral Home.

Willie Perry
CHESTER - Mr. Willie R. Perry of 1507 Harmsporta Drive, Sharon Hill, Penn., died Friday, Feb. 13, 1998, at Fitzgerald Memorial Hospital in Philadelphia.
The funeral will be 3 p.m. Friday at Bethel United Methodist Church, with the Rev. Jerry Gadsden officiating and Dr. Marion Crawford assisting. Burial will be at the church cemetery.
Born in Chester County, Mr. Perry was educated in Chester County public schools. He was a member of Calvary Baptist Church in Philadelphia, where he was a member of the friendly usher board.
Surviving are his son, Jackie Artis of Fort Lawn; his sister, Nadine C. Lowery of Chester County; and four grandchildren.
The family will be at the home.
The body may be viewed from 4 to 6 tonight at Robinson Funeral Home.
The body will be placed in the church at 1 p.m Friday.

Clara Williams
ROCK HILL - Mrs. Clara Williams, 89, of 363 Blanche Circle died Wednesday, Feb. 18, 1998, at Carolinas Medical Center in Charlotte.
Funeral arrangements will be announced by Parker Funeral Home.

Jessie Price
GREAT FALLS - Mrs. Jessie Mae Eudy Price, 76, of 6784 Hightower Road died Wednesday, Feb. 18, 1998, at Springs Memorial Hospital in Lancaster.
The funeral will be 2 p.m. Friday at Heath Chapel United Methodist Church, with the Rev. John Rumford officiating. Burial will be at the church cemetery.
Born in Keysville, Va., Mrs. Price was a retired waitress and a member of Heath Chapel United Methodist Church. She was educated in Chester County schools.
Surviving are two sons, Kenneth Price of Lancaster and Donnie Price of Fort Lawn; her daughter, Linda Lawson of Fort Lawn; two sisters, Louise Hall and Jessie Mae Helms, both of Great Falls; seven grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.
The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 tonight at Dantzler-Baker Funeral Home.

Mattie Roberts
KERSHAW - Mrs. Mattie Bernice Scott Roberts, 85, of 6423 N. Matson Ext. died Tuesday, Feb. 17, 1998, at Lancaster Convalescent Center.
The funeral will be 4 p.m. Thursday at Second Baptist Church, with the Revs. Hugh McKinney, Billy Coates and Keith Coates officiating. Burial will be at the Ker-shaw City Cemetery.
Born in Kershaw, Mrs. Roberts was a member of Second Baptist Church and was retired from Springs Industries.
Surviving are two sons, C. Everett Roberts of Kershaw and J. Michael Roberts of Lugoff; two daughters, Betty Cauthen and Bobbie Coates, both of Kershaw; her sister, Addie Freeman of Fort Pierce, Fla.; 10 grandchildren; and 16 great-grandchildren.
Memorials may be made to Second Baptist Church, 7737 Kershaw-Camden Hwy., Kershaw, SC 29067.
Cauthen Funeral Home is in charge.

John Robinson
KERSHAW - Mr. John Clyde Robinson, 83, of 8793 Flat Creek Road died Tuesday, Feb. 17, 1998, at Springs Memorial Hospital.
The funeral will be 3 p.m. Friday at Midway Baptist Church, with the Revs. Randall Runion and Warren Jones officiating. Burial will be at the church cemetery.
Born in Pageland, Mr. Robinson was a member of Midway Baptist Church, a World War II veteran and a retired farmer.
Surviving are his wife, Wilma Morgan Robinson; his brother, Emsley Robinson of Kershaw; two sisters, Lula Broome of Lancaster and Gladys R. Robinson of Kershaw.
The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 tonight at Cauthen Funeral Home.
Memorials may be made to Midway Baptist Church, 7760 Old Jefferson Highway, Kershaw, SC 29067.

Viola Worthy
CHESTER - Mrs. Viola Thompson Worthy, 66, of 126 Dewey St. died Wednesday, Feb. 18, 1998, at her home.
Funeral arrangements will be announced by King's Funeral Home.

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.
The funeral will be 3 p.m. Saturday at Gethsemane Baptist Church, with the Rev. Charles Pratt officiating and the Revs. Bill Stringfellow Jr., E.E. Vance and W.E. Page assisting. Burial will be at the church cemetery.
Born in Chester County, Mrs. Wilkes was a member of Gethsemane Baptist Church, where she was a missionary, a member of the pastor's aid, a deaconess and a member of AP&B Society No. 4. She was the widow of Hezekiah Wilkes.
Surviving are three daughters, Frazier Lee Ware of Charlotte, and Callie McConnells and Barbara Howze, both of Chester; her stepdaughter, Martha Mae Cotton of Brooklyn, N.Y.; her brother, Turner Glenn of Chester; four sisters, Mary Glenn and Alberta Glenn, both of Chester, Ida Clark of Charlotte and Pearl Glenn of New Jersey; two granddaughters that she reared, Lois Foote and Katrea Howze, both of Chester; 18 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.
The family will receive friends at the home.
The body will be carried to the church at 1 p.m. Saturday.
King's Funeral Home in Chester is in charge.


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