Welborn, Frank Sr.
WILLIAMSTON - John Frank Welborn Sr., 91, of 7013 Midway Road died Thursday, April 5, 2001, at Riverside Nursing Center, Piedmont.
Born in Oconee County, he was retired from Abney Mills and attended Beaverdam Baptist Church.
Surviving are son, John Frank Welborn Jr. of the home; daughters, Totsy W. Moody of Greenville and Ruth Harris of Williamston; seven grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; and several great-great-grandchildren.
He was the widower of Eunice Bell Head Welborn and the son of the late Logan and Dolly Welborn.
Services are at 3 p.m. Saturday at Gray Mortuary, Pelzer, by the Rev. Jimmy Farmer; burial will be in Graceland Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 2 to 3 p.m. Saturday at the mortuary prior to the services.
Family members are at their respective homes.
The family suggests memorials be made to the Cancer Society of Greenville County, 113 Mills Ave., Greenville, S.C. 29605, or to the American Heart Association, P.O. Box 5216, Glen Allen, Va. 23058-5216.
ELBERTON, Ga. - Martha Tommie Bond Webb, 91, of Spring Valley Health Care Center, formerly of 1548 Athens Highway, died Friday, April 6, 2001, at the Elbert Memorial Hospital.
Born in Elbert County, she was a homemaker and a member of the Doves Creek Baptist Church.
Surviving are widower, Pope Dalton Webb; daughters, Helen Norman, Virginia Oakley and Hilna Bond, all of Elberton, and Betty Blackmon of Washington, Ga.; son, Maurice Webb of Cartersville; 15 grandchildren; 30 great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren.
She was the daughter of the late Marcus R. and Alice Mize Bond. She was preceded in death by a son, Delano Vernon Webb.
Services are at 11 a.m. Monday at Hicks Funeral Home by Dr. Marshall Tribble, and the Revs. D.L. Peevy and Billy Pittman; burial will be in Forest Hills Memorial Park. The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.
The family is at the home, 1548 Athens Highway, Elberton.
The family suggests memorials be made to the Building Fund of the Doves Creek Baptist Church, Athens Highway, Elberton, Ga. 30635.
CLEMSON - Mary Stewart Inabnit of 202 Hunter Ave. died Friday, April 6, 2001, at her home.
Funeral arrangements will be announced by Duckett-Robinson Funeral Home, Central.
Franklin, Curtis L. Sr.
CROFTON, Md. - Curtis L. Franklin Sr., 85, of Crofton, formerly of Anderson, died Wednesday, March 28, 2001, at Crofton Convalescent Center.
Born in Anderson, he was a member of New Prospect Baptist Church and was a retired textile employee.
Surviving are sons, Curtis Franklin Jr. of Anderson, and Chaplain Mike Franklin of USU-England; daughter, Gail F. Elrod of Crofton; sister, Elmina F. Sisk of Toccoa; four grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.
He was the widower of Myrtle Beiers Franklin and the son of the late Arthur L. Franklin and Emma Moore Franklin.
Services are at 11 a.m. Saturday, April 21, 2001 at New Prospect Baptist Church by Dr. Eddie L. Greene and Chaplain Mike Franklin; entombment will be in Forest Lawn Memorial Park Mausoleum, Anderson. The family will receive friends from 10 to 11 a.m. Saturday, April 21, 2001 at New Prospect Baptist Church. The body will be placed in the church at 10 a.m. Saturday.
The family is at the home of his son, Curtis L. Franklin Jr., 4711 Great Oaks Drive, Anderson.
The family suggests memorials be made to the Hospice of the Chesapeake, 8424 Veterans Highway, Millersville, Md. 21108.
The McDougald Funeral Home, Anderson, is in charge of arrangements.
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NORTH FORK, Va. - Francis Jordan, infant boy, of 520 Filers St. died Thursday, April 5, 2001, at Portsmouth Naval Medical Center.
Funeral arrangements will be announced by Mack's Funeral Home, Hartwell, Ga.
TOCCOA, Ga. - Sarah Frances Isbell, 85, of 119 E. Currahee St. died Thursday, April 5, 2001, at Stephens County Hospital.
Born in Toccoa, where she had lived most of her life. She was a member of the First Baptist Church of Toccoa and was retired as a secretary with the LeTourneau-Westinghouse Company.
Surviving are sister, Martha Emily White of Hiawassee, nieces and nephews.
She was the daughter of the late Thomas Richard Sr. and Martha Phillips Isbell.
Graveside services are at 2:30 p.m. Sunday at the Toccoa City Cemetery by the Rev. Dr. Henry Fields. The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m. Saturday at Acree-Davis Funeral Home, Toccoa.
Family members will be at their respective homes.
The family suggests memorials be made to the First Baptist Church of Toccoa, or to the Toccoa Chapter of the UDC.
DEMOREST, Ga. - Caroline Eller, 72, of Demorest died Thursday, April 5, 2001, at Habersham County Medical Center.
She was born in Rabun County.
Surviving are widower, D.D. Eller Jr. of Demorest; daughters, Sandra Hall, Sharon Moore, Charlotte Dodd and Debbie Eller, all of Demorest; son, David Eller III of Clarkesville; sisters, Geneva Gabrels of Tallulah Falls and Barbara Williams of Lakemont; and six grandchildren.
She was the daughter of the late Fred Scott and Viola Magness Scott.
Services are at 2 p.m. Sunday at McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Funeral Home, Cornelia, by the Revs. Trent Smith and J.L. Elrod; burial will be in the VFW Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home.
Lindley, Hattie Mae J.
WILLIAMSTON - Hattie Mae Jones Lindley, 86, of 205 Hogg Road died Friday, April 6, 2001, at Anderson Area Medical Center.
Born in Franklin, N.C., she was a retired textile employee and a member of the Second Baptist Church in Belton.
Surviving are daughter, Joyce Brown of the home; one grandson reared in the home; four grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; and eight great-great-grandchildren.
She was the daughter of the late Tom and Leila Ledford Jones.
Services are at 2 p.m. Sunday at Cox Funeral Home, Belton, by the Rev. Ricky Browning and Dr. Mitchell Brooks; burial will be in the Garden of Memories, Belton. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home.
The family is at the home.
Mayfield, Oscar Lee
CANON, Ga. - Oscar Lee Mayfield, 66, of Ga. 17, Box 3871, died Thursday, April 5, 2001, at Emory Hospital, Atlanta.
Funeral arrangements will be announced by Mack's Funeral Home, Hartwell.
Elizabeth Epps McCulloch, 89, of 311 Simpson Road died Thursday, April 5, 2001, at Anderson Place Health Care.
Born in New York City, she was a full professor emeritus in English from the State University of New York at Rockland, Suffern, N.Y., where she taught for 25 years until retirement. She attended the Chapel at Anderson Place. She had lived in the Clemson-Anderson area since 1992.
Surviving are son, Bruce Allen McCulloch of Erie, Pa.; daughters, Faith M. Crudge of Clemson and Bonnie M. Chauncey of Oak Park, Ill.; 10 grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.
She was the widow of John W. McCulloch and the daughter of the late Edward Edwards Epps and Katherine Devereux Epps. She was preceded in death by two brothers, Edward Edwards Epps and Lathrop Bullene Flintom; and a sister, Katherine Devereux Epps.
Memorial services will be at 3 p.m. Sunday at Anderson Place Chapel by Earl Rice; burial will be private.
Sullivan-King Mortuary, Downtown Chapel, is in charge of arrangements.
The family suggests memorials be made to the Library Fund, Anderson Place, 311 Simpson Drive, Anderson, S.C. 29621.
CLAYTON, Ga. - Inez Blair McKinney, 78, of U.S. 76 West died Friday, April 6, 2001, at Northside Hospital, Atlanta.
Born in Rabun County, she was a sales clerk in the department store industry and was a member of the Clayton Baptist Church.
Surviving are children, David H. and Debbie McKinney of Gainesville, Frankie M. and Donald J. DeHaye of Atlanta, and Christi and Donnie Hunter of Cleveland; brother, Thomas J. Blair of Mount Airy; sister, Mary B. Dockins of Marietta; seven grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.
She was the daughter of the late William W. and Myrtie Chapman Blair.
Services are at 4:30 p.m. Sunday at Hunter Funeral Home by the Rev. James E. Turpen and layman Lloyd Hunter; burial will be in Wesley Memorial Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 5 to 7 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home.
Family members are at their respective homes.
Frances Guthrie Nicholson, 83, of 200 Nottingham Way, Anderson, died Wednesday, April 4, 2001, at NHC HealthCare of Anderson.
Born in Birmingham, Ala., she was a member of the First Presbyterian Church of Anderson. She was a homemaker.
Surviving are son, J.C. Nicholson Jr. of Anderson; sisters, Lila Guthrie Ritchie of Birmingham and Bertha Guthrie Mims of Atlanta; four grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.
She was the widow of Julius Carnes Nicholson and the daughter of the late John William Guthrie and Willie Mae McAlister Guthrie.
Graveside services are at 11 a.m. Saturday at Forest Lawn Memorial Park, Anderson, by the Dr. Rick Baggett. The family received friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at The McDougald Funeral Home.
The family is at the home.
The family suggests memorials be made to the First Presbyterian Church, 302 W. Whitner St., Anderson, S.C. 29624.
Hurbert Tilley, 88, of 420 Susan St., Anderson, died Wednesday, April 4, 2001, at his home.
Born in Anderson County, he was a member of Trinity Baptist Church. He served in the U.S. Army during World War II.
Surviving are widow, Johnnie Mae Ware Tilley of the home; daughter, Judy Johnson of Anderson; sons, Charles Tillie of Boston and John Henry Tillie of Atlanta; sister, Julie Mae Tillie of New York; nine grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.
He was the son of the late Daniel and Fannie Parks Tilley. He was preceded in death by a son, Clarence Tillie; two brothers, Major and Pete Tillie; and one sister, Mamie Mitchell.
Services are at 2 p.m. Sunday at Trinity Baptist Church by the Revs. R.C. Simmons Jr., Clifton Thomas and Joyce Smith; burial will be in Anderson Memorial Gardens. No wake is planned. The body is at Unity Mortuary, Anderson, and will be placed in the church at 1 p.m. Sunday.
The family is at the home.