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Miscellaneous Spartanburg County, South Carolina Obituaries


Thomas F. Tanner
Thomas "T" Franklin Tanner, 55, of 328 Robinson Drive died March 22, 2001, at Spartanburg Regional Medical Center after a lengthy illness. He was the husband of Paulette C. Tanner and a son of George A. Tanner of Fairmont and the late Gertrude Moore Tanner. He was a graduate of Florence Chapel School and South Carolina State College and was a veteran. He was a former employee of Nordic Warehouse and a member of Travelers Rest Baptist Church. Surviving in addition to his wife and father are two stepsons, Bobby J. Collins of Spartanburg and Jimmy R. Collins of the home; three sisters, Carolyn Tanner of Spartanburg, Maxine Gaillard of Charleston and Marilyn Tanner of Charlotte, N.C.; six brothers, Willie G., Andrew J. and Don Tanner, all of Spartanburg, James and Johnny Brewton of New York, and David Crawford of New Jersey; and two step-grandsons. Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m. today at Travelers Rest Baptist Church, conducted by the Rev. Leon Wright. Burial will be in the church cemetery. The body will be placed in the church at 2 p.m. The family is at the home. J.W. Woodward Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Daisy Conner
MILL SPRING, N.C. --Daisy Mathis Conner, 96, widow of Boney Conner, of Highway 108 East, died March 23, 2001, at Willow Ridge in Rutherfordton. A native of Polk County, she was the daughter of the late Elem and Lou Nannie Mathis. She was a homemaker and a member of the Tryon Seventh Day Adventist Church. Survivors include one son, Herman Conner of Mill Spring; two daughters, Ruby Hodge of Rutherfordton and Juanita McFalls of Boiling Springs, S.C.; eight grandchildren, 12 great-grandchildren and seven great-great grandchildren and two step-great-grandchildren. Private services will be Monday at the Petty Funeral Chapel. Burial will be at Pea Ridge Baptist Church Cemetery.

Velora Coln
Velora Robinson Coln, 65, of 27 Phyllis Goins Apartments died March 22, 2001. A native of Union County, she was the daughter of the late Milo and Ella Lee Robinson. Survivors include two sons, Reginald Coln of the home and Bryant Coln of Spartanburg; a brother, Harold Robinson of Spartanburg; two sisters, Annie Myrtle McDowell and Judy Goforth of Spartanburg. Services will be held at 1 p.m. Monday at E. L. Collins Chapel. The Rev. Keith Robinson will officiate. Burial will be at Woodson Chapel Baptist Church Cemetery, Union. The family is at the home. E.L. Collins Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Melvin Latham
BUFFALO -- Melvin (Butch) Latham, 72, husband of Joan Fisher Latham, of 202 Pine St. died March 24, 2001, at Wallace Thompson Hospital after an extended illness. A native of Lockhart, he was the son of the late John David and Ella Mae Jones Latham. He was a Baptist. Latham was a graduate of Lockhart High School and was retired from the U.S. Air Force after 20 years of service, having served in the Korean Conflict and the Vietnam War. Survivors in addition to his wife include two daughters: Denise Alexander and Sharisse Duane Comer, both of Buffalo; a son, Dale Latham of Union; three sisters, Sara Gallman of Hendersonville, N.C., Jo Kirby of Columbia and Laura Dabbs of Lockhart; three brothers, Marion E. Latham, Bill Dean Latham and Thomas Latham, all of Lockhart; eight grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m. Monday at the S.R. Holcombe Funeral Chapel, conducted by the Rev. Johnny Burgess. Burial will be in Rosemont Cemetery with military honors. The family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m. today. The family is at the home. Memorials may be made to the Union Chapter of the American Red Cross, 303 S. Herndon St., Union, 29379.

Kitchens services
Graveside funeral services for Florence H. Kitchens will be held at 3 p.m. today at Holly Springs Baptist Church Cemetery, conducted by the Rev. Tim Clark. The family will receive friends at the graveside following the service. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Mary Harley Sunday School Class, 251 Hannon Road, Inman, 29349. Seawright Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Dennis C. Sims
Dennis Carroll Sims, 52, of 338 Meredith Circle, died March 24, 2001 at Spartanburg Regional Medical Center. A native of Spartanburg, he was the son of Betty Taylor Sims of the home and the late Fred C. Sims and the husband of the late Diane Johnson Sims. He was formerly employed by Lockwood Greene Engineers Inc. He was a member of the Second Presbyterian Church and a former member of the Roebuck Jaycees. He was a U.S. Army veteran of the Vietnam War. He graduated from Dorman High School and attended Cecil's Business College and Spartanburg Technical College. In addition to his mother, he is survived by a son, Dallas Sims of the home; and a daughter, Stephanie D. Sims of Oklahoma City, Okla. The family will receive friends at the home. Graveside services will be held at 3 p.m. today in Greenlawn Memorial Gardens, conducted by the Rev. Steven H. Rhodes. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Dennis C. Sims Memorial Fund, 338 Meredith Circle, Spartanburg, S.C. 29306. Floyd's North Church Street Chapel is in charge of arrangements.

James T. Wright
GAFFNEY -- James Thomas Wright, 81, of 269 Draytonville Road, died March 23, 2001, at his home. He was the husband of Elizabeth Mason Wright and son of the late Leander Pinkney and Ila Mae Whelchel Wright of York County. He was the retired owner and operator of Wright's Floor Covering in Gaffney, a member of Mt. Ararat Baptist Church and a World War II Army veteran. Surviving, in addition to his wife, are one son, the Rev. Tommy R. Wright of Gaffney; one daughter, Teresa W. Cook of Gaffney; four sisters, Nora Moss of Blacksburg, Thelma Blanton and June Ann Randolph, both of Raleigh, N.C., and Bobbie Sue Page of Shelby, N.C.; seven grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren. The family will receive friends from 5:30 to 7 p.m. today at Shuford-Hatcher Funeral Home. Services will be at 4 p.m. Monday at Mt. Ararat Baptist Church, conducted by the Revs. Joe Paul Turner, Robert Ivey and Todd Braswell. The body will be placed in the church 30 minutes before the service. Burial will be in Frederick Memorial Gardens. The family is at the home. Memorials may be made to SRMC Outpatient Hospice, 120 Heywood Ave, Suite 300, Spartanburg, 29302, or Mt. Ararat Baptist Church Carpet Fund, 412 McKown's Mountain Road, Gaffney, 29340.

Smawley services
Funeral services for Mary Sue Smawley, 90, of 111 McConnell Road, Marietta, S.C., will be held at 2 p.m. today at Forest Lawn Mortuary in Chesnee, conducted by the Rev. Wayne Pierce. Burial will follow in the Macedonia Baptist Church Cemetery. Memorials should be made to Dacusville United Methodist Church, 1365 Thomas Mill Road, Easley, S.C., 29640. The family is at the home of a daughter, Muriel Amos, 103 McConnell Road, Marietta.

Sarah H. Dill
Sarah Hodge Dill, 92, formerly of 466 N. Fairview Ave., died March 22, 2001, at White Oak Manor of Spartanburg. The family will receive friends from 1:30 p.m. to 2:45 p.m. today at Beaumont Baptist Church. Funeral services will follow at 3 p.m. in the church, conducted by the Rev. John Cox. Burial will be in Greenlawn Memorial Gardens. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Beaumont Baptist Church Building Fund, 945 Beaumont Ave. Extension, Spartanburg, S.C. 29303. The family will be at their respective homes. Floyd's Greenlawn Chapel is in charge of arrangements.

Ida Suttles
COWPENS -- Ida Mae Adair Carr Suttles, 81, of 107 Santee St., died March 22, 2001, in Spartanburg Regional Hospital for Restorative Care. A native of Spartanburg, she was the widow of Leroy Suttles and the daughter of the late Worth Herbert and Mary Gonce Adair. She was a Baptist and retired from John H. Montgomery Mill. She was first married to the late Charlie Carr. Survivors include two daughters, Judy C. Gilbert and Debbie S. Gilbert of Spartanburg; a son, Everett Carr of Cowpens; a sister, Verda Westbrook of New Bern, N.C.; six grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. Services will be at 3 p.m. today at Bobo Funeral Chapel, conducted by the Rev. Tim Knotts. Burial will be in Sunset Memorial Park. The family is at the home of a daughter, Debbie S. Gilbert, 2212 Cowpens Pacolet Road, Spartanburg.

Mike Tuck
Michael Brian Tuck, 46, of 4631 Schirra Court died March 23, 2001. A native of Spartanburg, he was the son of Rachael Willis Tuck of Boiling Springs and the late Sammie Kenneth Tuck and the husband of Kay Tillotson Tuck of the home. He was a technical associate at BASF Chemical Co. in White Stone. He was a graduate of the Camden Military Academy. In addition to his wife and mother, survivors include a son, Brian Tuck; and a brother, Philip S. Tuck, both of Spartanburg. The family will receive friends from 1-3 p.m. today at Floyd's North Church Street Chapel. Graveside services will be held at 4 p.m. today at Fort Prince Memorial Gardens conducted by the Rev. Hub Blankenship. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Spartanburg Children's Shelter, P.O. Box 2663, Spartanburg, S.C. 29304.

Milan Landis
FOREST CITY, N.C. -- Milan Landis, 61, husband of Shirley Fredell Landis, died March 23, 2001, at his home. Harrelson Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Ann Henderson
Ann Easler Henderson, 58, of 107 Hadden Heights Road died March 24, 2001, at Spartanburg Regional Medical Center after an extended illness. A native of Spartanburg County, she was the daughter of Lucille Petty Easler of Spartanburg and the late Walter Easler. She was a member of the Westgate Baptist Church and was a hairdresser who worked at Westgate Beauty Shop for over 25 years. Survivors include her husband, Robert Eugene Henderson of Spartanburg; one son, Richard Hammett of Spartanburg; one daughter, Brenda Caroline Taylor of Spartanburg; three step-children, Donna Kay Cook of Cowpens, Robert E. Henderson Jr., of Pikeville, Tenn., and Suzanne Henderson of Spartanburg; one sister, Joyce Shelton of Greer and four step-grandchildren. Graveside services will be held today at 3 p.m. at the Hillcrest Memory Gardens in Greer, conducted by the Rev. Bill Bethea. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Building Fund of the Westgate Baptist Church, 1990 Old Reidville Road, Spartanburg, S.C. 29301. Lanford-Pollard Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

James Johnson
GLENN SPRINGS -- James Boss Johnson, 70, formerly of 191 Quarter Road died March 23, 2001. A native of Madison County, N.C., and reared in the Glenn Springs community, he was the son of the late Carl and Minnie Randall Johnson. He was of the Baptist faith. Survivors include four brothers, Jasper H. Johnson, Grover W. Johnson, Lonnie B. Johnson, and Robah A. Johnson, all of Glenn Springs; two sisters: Annie L. Gore of Pacolet and Nora L. Johnson of Gastonia, N.C. The family will receive friends from 7-9 p.m. today at Floyd's Pacolet Chapel. Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m. Monday at Floyd's Pacolet Chapel, conducted by the Rev. James Price. Burial will be in Pacolet Memorial Gardens. The family will be at the home of Robah A. Johnson, 1901 Shiloh Church Road, Pauline, S.C. 29374. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Hospice Care of South Carolina, 3211 Reidville Road, Spartanburg, S.C. 29301.

Hattie Pilgrim
BOSTIC, N.C. -- Hattie Mae Fowler Pilgrim, 85, of 149 Fairhaven Drive died March 23, 2001, in Fair Haven Home. Crowe's Funeral Home.

Bobby J. Tanner
Funeral services for Bobby Joe Tanner, 68, of 309 Woodview Ave., will be held at 2 p.m. today at the J.W. Woodward Memorial Chapel, conducted by the Rev. A.P. Johnson. Burial will follow in the Heritage Memorial Garden. The family is at the home.

Ida P. Jolley
RUTHERFORDTON, N.C. -- Ida Mae Powell Jolley, 92, of Restwell Retirement Home died March 23, 2001, in the Rutherford Hospital.

Louis Caggiano Sr.
COWPENS -- Louis V. Caggiano, Sr., 78, died Sept. 4, 1999, in Spartanburg Regional Medical Center. A native of Elm, New Jersey, he was the widower of Evelyn Lobley Caggiano. He was the son of the late Vincenzo G. and Antoinette Manginia Caggiano. He was owner of Sunny Slope Farms. He was a member of St. Paul's Catholic Church of Spartanburg and Sacred Heart Catholic Church of Gaffney He was a graduate of Temple University, with a B.S. Degree in Commerce and a Member of the Sigma Phi Epsilom Fraternity; President and Treasurer of Sunny Slope Farms of S.C., Carolina Orchard Sales and Sunny Slope Properties; Director of Sunny Slope Farms of New Jersey; Past member of the Agriculture Commission -- 7th Judicial District; Affiliate member of The Cherokee Soil & Water Conservation District for the past 25 years; Past Director of the Local Advisory Board of Citizens & Southern National Bank-Gaffney; Past Director of The General Board of Citizens & Southern National Bank of S.C., and also served on the Personnel and Compensation and Nominating Committees; Past Trustee of Mary Black Memorial Hospital; Director of Liberty Mutual Insurance Co.; Past President of the South Carolina Peach Council; Former Member (1978) of Clemson University Board of Visitors; Former Commissioner of South Carolina Soil and Water Conservation Service; Served on the Board of Trustees of Limestone College and Sacred Heart College in Belmont, N.C.; Past Recipient-Merit Award, Conservation Society of America; Received Outstanding Award in Agriculture from Gamma Sigma Delta-Clemson University; Past Recipient (1968) Master Farm Family of the Year Award; Past Recipient of Achievement Award for the National Peach Council; Received Conservationist of the Year Award in 1978; Received Farmer of the Year Award (1985) from The National Endowment for Soil & Water Conservation; Honorably discharged from Army Reserve Corp. in 1943. Surviving are one son, Louis V. Caggiano, Jr. of Gaffney; two daughters, Antoinette Stocks of Gaffney and Anita Ness of Cowpens; three brothers, Vincent Caggiano and Dominic Caggiano, both of Gaffney, and Alfred Caggiano of Bridgeton, N.J.; 10 grandchildren; six great-grandchildren. The family will receive friends from 7 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at Shuford-Hatcher Funeral Home. Rosary at 6 p.m. Tuesday at Shuford-Hatcher Chapel. Services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday at the Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Gaffney, conducted by Father Michael De Antonio. Burial will be in Frederick Memorial Gardens. The family will be at the home. Memorials may be made to Macedonia Volunteer Fire Department, 1749 Love Springs Road, Gaffney, 29341; or Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Vernon St., Gaffney, 29340.

John Abercrombie, Sr.
John Clifton Abercrombie, Sr., 84, of 220 Riva Ridge Road died Sept. 5, 1999, at Mary Black Memorial Hospital. He was the husband of Nancy Gist Abercrombie. Community Mortuary is in charge of arrangements.

Solon L. Womack
FOREST CITY, N.C. -- Solon L. (Monk) Womack, 71, of 174 Edgewood Dr., Forest City died Sept. 4, 1999, in Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, N.C. He was the husband of Evangeline Padgett Womack. Harrelson Funeral Home of Caroleen, N.C. is in charge of arrangements.

Wilson services
TRYON, N.C. -- Services for Charlie Wilson, 91, of Route 2, Box 27, Peniel Road, will be held at 11 a.m. today at Peniel Baptist Church. Burial will be in the church cemetery. Petty Funeral Home of Landrum is in charge of arrangements.

Joseph L. Crawford
GAFFNEY -- Joseph Lewis Crawford, 82, of 190 Peoples Creek Road died Sep. 5, 1999, at his home. He was the husband of Ruth Moss Crawford. White Columns-Gaffney Funeral Service is in charge of arrangements.

Joyce A. Dobbins
STARTEX -- Joyce Alverson Dobbins, 71, of 26 Oak St. died Sept. 4, 1999 in Spartanburg Regional Medical Center. A native of Polk County, N.C., she was the widow of Charlie Wintfred Dobbins and the daughter of the late Tom Alverson and Mantie Alverson Tooley. She was a retired employee of Startex Mills and a member of Startex First United Methodist Church. Surviving are two sons, Keith Dobbins of Lyman and Danny Dobbins of Inman; two daughters, Reba Wiley of Grove Hill, Ala. and Jane Patton of Inman; one brother, William Alverson of Kathleene, Ga.; two sisters, Becky Turner of Greensboro, N.C. and Juanita Murray of Goose Creek; seven grandchildren; and one great-grandchild. The family will receive friends from 1 to 2 p.m. Tuesday at Startex First United Methodist Church. Services will follow at 2 p.m. at the church, conducted by the Rev. Ralph Bowling. Burial will be in Ft. Prince Memorial Gardens. Honorary Escort will be the members of the Novice King Sunday School Class of Startex First United Methodist Church. The family will be at the home. Memorials may be made to Startex First United Methodist Church, 10 Chestnut Street, Startex, 29377.

William D. Smith
PACOLET -- William David Smith, 89, of 130 Green St. died Sept. 3, 1999, in Magnolia Manor of Inman. A native of Pacolet Mills, he was the son of the late Henry and Gertrude Hodge Smith. He was retired from Pacolet Manufacturing Company where he was a supervisor in the Spinning Room. He was a member of the Montgomery Memorial United Methodist Church and an honorary member of their Administrative Board, and was a former teacher of the Men's Sunday School Class. He was a member of The Sons of the American Revolution. He was the first Mayor of Pacolet Mills, having served in that capacity for two terms. Surviving are his wife, Pearl Moore Smith; one son, David Edward Smith of Goose Creek, S.C.; three grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 tonight at Floyd's Pacolet Chapel. Services will be held at 2 p.m. on Tuesday at Montgomery Memorial United Methodist Church, conducted by the Revs. James W. Hatchell and Leman Cagle. Burial will follow in Pacolet Memorial Gardens. The family is at the home.

Juanita D. Clary
GAFFNEY -- Juanita Duncan Clary, 70, of 504 Concord Road died Sept. 5, 1999, at her residence. A native of Cherokee County, she the was daughter of the late Martin A. and Mae Sue Sarratt Duncan. She was a member of First Baptist Church. She attended Winthrop College where she received a two-year Commerce Certificate, and later attended University of South Carolina and Limestone College. She was a substitute teacher for the Cherokee County School District from 1965 to 1976, and was a licensed salesperson by the South Carolina Real Estate Commission. Surviving are her husband, Dean E. Clary; two daughters, Sheila C. Pounders of Pensacola, Fla. and Joyce C. Sackin of Holmdel, N.J.; two granddaughters. The family will receive friends from 7 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at Shuford-Hatcher Funeral Home. Graveside services will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Frederick Memorial Gardens, conducted by the Rev. Ronnie Cox. Memorials may be made to The American Cancer Society, Cherokee County Unit, P.O. Box 1095, Gaffney, 29342; Interim Hospice, 775 Spartan Blvd., Suite 101, Spartanburg, 29301; or Shriner's Hospital for Crippled Children, 950 West Faris Road, Greenville.

Rakestraw services
Graveside services for John Raymond Rakestraw, 81, of 125 Ponce de Leon Ave. will be held at 3 p.m. Tuesday at Heritage Memorial Gardens, conducted by the Revs. Paul W. Smith and Jimmy Almond. Mr. Rakestraw died Sept. 2, 1999. Lanford-Pollard Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Elizabeth E. Bright
UNION -- Elizabeth E. Bright, 65, of 826 Happy Valley Road, died Sept. 5, 1999, at 1904 Old Mill Road in Campobello, after a lengthy illness. S.R. Holcombe Funeral Home of Union is in charge of arrangements.

Olin L. Holloman
WICHITA FALLS, Tx. -- Olin Lea Holloman, 69, of Wichita Falls, died on Sept. 3, 1999. A native of Camden, South Carolina, he was the son of Thelma Smith Holloman of Spartanburg and the late Wade Holloman. He was retired from the Air Force, and was a life member of the VFW James King Post #2147, and of the D.A.V. He was a member of First Baptist Church of Wichita Falls. Surviving in addition to his mother, are one daughter, Stacey Chapman of Iowa Park; one son, Chad Holloman of Wichita Falls; two sisters, Sue Taylor of Spartanburg and Alice McLeod of Camden; and five grandchildren. Services will be at 1 p.m. Tuesday, at the Hampton Vaughan Crestview Chapel, conducted by Dr. Greg Ammons. Burial with military honors will be in Crestview Memorial Park. Memorials may be made to Hospice of Wichita Falls, 4909 Johnson Road, Wichita Falls, Texas 76308.

Frank E. Wilson
LANDRUM -- Frank Edward Wilson, 81, of 407 N. Pine Ave. died Sept. 4, 1999, at the VA Medical Center in Asheville. A native of Alta Vista, Virginia, he was the son of the late David and Hattie Boyd Wilson. He was a retired auto mechanic. He was a sergeant in the Army, serving in World War II. He was a member of Morgan Chapel Baptist Church. Surviving are his wife, Juanita Page Wilson; one daughter, Kae W. Shehan of Columbus; three sisters, Ethel Gwinn and Thelma Murphy, both of Kings Mountain, N.C., Hazel Hicks of Granite Falls, N.C. The family will receive friends from 1:30 to 3 at Petty Funeral Chapel. Services will follow at 3 p.m. at the chapel. Burial will be in Evergreen Memorial Gardens, conducted by the Rev. Doug Godfrey. The family is at the home.

Lillie Mae Thompson
VALLEY FALLS -- Lillie Mae Gardner Thompson of Valley Falls, died Sept. 2, 1999, at the Valley Falls Terrace, following a lengthy illness. A native of Polk County, N.C., she was daughter of the late John and Ramie Fagan Gardner. She was a member of the Mt. View Baptist Church, where she was a member of the Senior Choir and the Deaconness Board. Surviving are two sons, Harrison Lee Jackson of Washington, D.C. and Carrol Dean Jackson of Alexandria, Va.; two daughters, Jamie Jackson of N.J., Bernice Smith of Asheville, N.C.; one sister, Eudora Cook of Alexandria, Va.; 17 grandchildren; 23 great grandchildren; seven great-great grandchildren; and one great-great-great grandchild. The family will receive friends from 7 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at Cannon and Sons Mortuary in Landrum. Services will be at 2:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Mt. View Baptist Church in Campobello. Burial will be in the Lincoln Memorial Gardens. The family is at the home of a granddaughter, JoAnn Haywood, 2096 E. Main St., Apt. G-3, Spartanburg.

James H. Rogers
James Hubert Rogers, 81, of 126 Cardinal Street died Sept. 3, 1999, in Brookview Health Care Center of Gaffney. A native of Poplar Springs, he was son of the late Vannie W. and Jane Bailey Rogers. He was retired owner of Park Hills Barber Shop and a member of First Baptist Church of North Spartanburg. Surviving are his wife, Mamie Lee Carver Rogers; one son, James Ronald Rogers of Wellford; one daughter, Jean R. Davenport of Boiling Springs; one brother, Carl T. Rogers of Waterloo; one sister, Francis Eubanks of Fairforest; five grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren. Services will be held at 2 p.m. today at the Lanford-Pollard Funeral Home Chapel, conducted by the Revs. Mike Hamlet and Steven Pickle. Entombment will follow in Heritage Memorial Gardens. The family is at the home of his daughter at 105 Ashland Terrace, Boiling Springs. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Spartanburg Christian Academy, 8740 Asheville Highway, 29303; or Bethany Wesleyan Church Building Fund, 501 Bethany Church Road, Moore, 29369.

Watts Womack
ANDERSON -- Watts Prichard Womack, 82, of 2518 Broadway Lake Road, widower of Evelyn Rhinehart Womack, died March 23, 2001, at his residence. A native of Grayson, Ky., he was a son of the late Lewis Prichard and S. Belle Sexton Womack, a World War II veteran, a Methodist, a member of the VFW and a retired engineer from B&O Railroad in Baltimore, a member of Recycled Seniors Bowling League and Dirty Old Men's Club at Pine Lake Golf Course. He was instrumental in founding the Meals on Wheels Golf Tournament at Pine Lakes, which has raised over $120,000. Surviving are a daughter, Jacqueline Womack of Pasadena, Md.; a brother, Andrew "Jackson" Womack of Easton, Md. Family is at the residence and will receive friends today from 3-5 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. at the McDougald Funeral Home. Services will be Monday at 12:30 p.m. at the funeral home by Chaplain Garnett Hanley with burial to follow at 3 p.m. in Philadelphia Baptist Church cemetery. Memorials may be made to Hospice of the Upstate, 1835 Rogers Road, Anderson, 29621.

Matthews services
WELLFORD -- Funeral services for Sandra Kay Jones Matthews, 50, of 705 Shiloh Church Road will be held today at 3 p.m. at the Lanford-Pollard Funeral Home Chapel, conducted by Pastor Mitch Edge and Pastor Roger Allison. Burial will follow in the Heritage Memorial Gardens. Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society, 600 N. Main Street, Greer, 29650 or to the United Way, P.O. Box 5624, Spartanburg, 29304. The family is at the home of her brother, Bobby Jones, at 279 Patricia Drive, Roebuck. Lanford-Pollard Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

David Tracy
RAPID CITY, S.D. -- David Tracy, 40, died March 16, 2001, at his residence. Surviving are his wife, Karen Zaske Tracy, and a daughter, Nicolette Tracy, both of Rapid City; his father, Roy Tracy of Moore, S.C.; grandfather, C.W. Brewton of Conroe, Texas; a brother, Howard Tracy of Lubbock, Texas; and two sisters, Barbara Wheeler of Charlotte, N.C., and Teresa Burton of Spartanburg, S.C. Services were March 20, 2001, at Rooks & Kirk Chapel of Light in Rapid City with burial in Black Hills National Cemetery with full military rites.

Barry L. Wiley
CHESNEE -- Barry Lynn Wiley, 46, of 878 Buck Creek Road, died March 23, 2001, at his home. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at Forest Lawn Mortuary of Chesnee.

Annis L. Aldridge
FOREST CITY, N.C. -- Annis Lee Aldridge, 85, of 1664 Doggett Road, died March 24, 2001, at Willow Ridge Nursing Center. McKinney-Landreth Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Mary Bradley
GAFFNEY -- Mary Louise Dedmon Bradley, 73, of 884 Porter Road and formerly of Spartanburg, died March 24, 2001, in Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System. A native of Union County, she was the daughter of the late John C. and Etta Painter Dedmon. She was retired from Bond's Bakery. She was a member of Anderson Mill Road Baptist Church. Survivors include two sons, Bobby Bradley and his wife Shirley Bradley of Gaffney, and Manuel Bradley Jr. of Texas; a daughter, Jerri Allen and her husband Jimmy Allen of Gaffney; two sisters, Sara Caldwell and her husband A.V. Caldwell of Spartanburg, and Nancy Jolly and her husband William J. Jolly of Spartanburg; eight grandchildren; and 14 great-grandchildren. Visitation will be held from 6 to 8 tonight at Bobo Funeral Chapel, 1860 Cannons Campground Road, Spartanburg. Graveside services will be held at 3 p.m. Monday in Greenlawn Memorial Gardens, conducted by the Revs. Keith A. Bradsher and Carol Caldwell. Bobo Funeral Chapel


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