WALHALLA — Donald Edward Moss, 50, son of L.G. Moss and the late Eunice May Ballenger Moss, of 804 N. West Broad St. died Tuesday, Sept. 10, 2002, at the Hospice House in Anderson.
Funeral arrangements will be announced by Davenport Funeral Home.
Mitchum, Florine D.
MACON, Ga. — Florine D. Mithum, 88, of 2885 Dalton St. died Tuesday, Sept. 10, 2002, in a local personal care facility.
She was a homemaker and was a member of Calvary Baptist Church in Anderson.
Surviving are son, Walter Mitchum of Macon; brother, J.C. Daniel of Greenville, S.C.; sisters, Laura Shaw and Bonnie Parker, both of Anderson; four grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; and eight great-great-grandchildren.
She was the widow of O. Dee Mitchum and the daughter of the late J.T. and Obie Daniel.
Services are at 2 p.m. Friday at The McDougald Funeral Home, Anderson; burial will be in Forest Lawn Memorial Park. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at Snow's Memorial Chapel, Pio Nono Avenue, Macon.
The family suggests memorials be made to Hospice of Central Georgia, P.O. Box 6533, Macon, Ga. 31208.
The McDougald Funeral Home is in charge of local arrangements.
Gilstrap, Sharon Elaine Persson
BELTON — Sharon Elaine Persson Gilstrap, 32, of 943 Glenwood Ave. died Saturday, Sept. 7, 2002, at the Anderson Area Medical Center.
Born in Simpsonville, she was of the Baptist faith.
Surviving are son, Jeremy Lee Gilstrap of Belton; brother, Robert Persson II of Hickory, N.C.; and two sisters, Amber Williams of Hickory and Christina Persson of Taylors.
Services are at 2 p.m. Thursday at the Graceland East Cemetery Mausoleum. A private burial will follow the service.
The family suggests memorials be made to Shepherd's Gate Ministries.
PalmettoCare Funeral Service is in charge of arrangements.
Fleming, Mynie B.
June 5, 1910 — Sept. 8, 2002
MARTIN, Ga. — Mynie Brown Fleming, 92, of 680 Pleasant Hill Road died Sunday, Sept. 8, 2002, at Hart County Hospital in Hartwell.
Born in Madison County, she was a homemaker and of the Methodist faith. She was the last surviving member of her immediate family.
Surviving are daughters, Joyce Smith of Martin, Virginia Ayers of Hartwell and Bobbie Seymore of Dunnellon, Fla.; 11 grandchildren; 27 great-grandchildren; and 18 great-great-grandchildren.
She was the widow of Jessie M. Fleming and the daughter of the late Thomas and Berdie Perrin Brown. She was preceded in death by her first husband, Marvin Hilley; a sister, Nellie Fowler; and six brothers, Compton, Ersie, Plummer, Luther, George and Henry Brown.
Services were held at 11 a.m. Tuesday in the chapel of Hamby Funeral Home, Lavonia, with Dr. Doug Ferguson and the Rev. Johnny Stowe; burial was in the Bethany Baptist Church cemetery in Hart County with the Rev. Terry Fowler officiating at the graveside. The family received friends from 7 to 9 p.m. Monday at the funeral home.
At times other than calling hours, the family will be at the home, 680 Pleasant Hill Road, Martin.
Marie "Sis" Brown, 54, of 1204 High St., Apartment 1A, Anderson, died Tuesday, Sept. 10, 2002, at her home.
Funeral arrangements will be announced by Johnson Funeral Home.
The family will be at the home of her sister, Theresa Jones, 1304 High St., Anderson.
Brooks, Jeremy J.
PICKENS — Jeremy James Brooks, 20, of 212 Cross Creek Trail died Monday, Sept. 9, 2002.
Born in Greenville County, he was a 2000 graduate of Pickens Senior High School and was an Eagle Scout in Troop 51 of Pickens. He was a recent graduate of the Marine Mechanics Institute in Orlando, Fla., and attended the Pickens Presbyterian Church.
Surviving are parents, James Henry Brooks of Greenville and Martha Ford Brooks of the home; brother, Jacob Ford Brooks of the home; paternal grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Henry T. Brooks of West Columbia; and his maternal grandmother, Mrs. John Ford of Clemson.
Memorial services are at 2 p.m. Tuesday at the Pickens Presbyterian Church, 311 W. Main St., with the Rev. Randy Harris officiating. Burial will follow at Old Stone Church Cemetery in Clemson at 3:30 p.m. The family will receive friends from 1 to 2 p.m. Thursday in the All Saints Hall of the church, before the service.
Family members are at their respective homes.
The family suggests memorials be made to the Pickens Presbyterian Church, 311 W. Main St., Pickens, S.C. 29671.
Dillard Memorial Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Allen, Mab W.
THOMASVILLE, N.C. — Mae Watkins Allen, 88, of 229 Old Farm Road, Thomasville, formerly of Sandy Springs Road, Pendleton, died Sunday, Sept. 8, 2002, in High Point.
She was a retired textile employee and was a member of Lebanon Baptist Church and the TEL Sunday school class and of the WUM.
Surviving are a number nieces and nephews.
Graveside services are at 1 p.m. Wednesday at Old Silver Brook Cemetery, Anderson. The body will be at Sullivan-King Mortuary, Northeast Chapel, 3205 N.C. 81 North, Anderson, where the family will receive friends from 11 to 12:30 p.m. Wednesday.
The family suggests memorials be made to Hospice of the Piedmont. 1803 Westchester Drive, High Point.
March 15, 1960 — Sept. 8, 2002
TOCCOA, Ga. — Bruce Wayne Wells, 42, of Ga. 17 North died Sunday, Sept. 8, 2002, at his residence.
Born in Stephens County, he was employed as a carpenter in home construction and was a member of Mount Bethel Church of God.
Surviving are brothers, William and Judy Wells of Clarkesville and Robert Wells of Toccoa.
He was the son of the late Jesse and Ruby Parker Wells.
Graveside services are at 11 a.m. Wednesday at the Mount Bethel Church of God cemetery. The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday at the Acree-Davis Funeral Home.
The family will be at the home of Mr. and Mrs. William Wells on Cody Road in Clarkesville.
CLEMSON — Matthew J. Regnier, of Clemson, died Monday, Sept. 9, 2002.
Funeral arrangements will be announced by Duckett-Robinson Funeral Home, Central.
Aug. 21, 1933 — Sept. 8, 2002
CARNESVILLE, Ga. — Raymond Keith Quinn, 69, of 1730 Ga. 198 died Sunday, Sept. 8, 2002, at his residence.
Born in Eton, he served as a deputy sheriff of Franklin County for 13 years and was a Georgia title consultant before his retirement. He served as a sergeant in the U.S. Army during Korea and was a member of the VFW in Cornelia.
Surviving are sons, Norris Quinn of Commerce and Clinton Quinn of Carnesville; daughters, Rita Burch and Nita Quinn of Gainesville; mother, Viola Morris Quinn of Greenville; sister, Virginia Waters of Greenville; four grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.
He was the widower of Vause Ette Andrews Quinn and the son of the late William and Viola Morris Quinn. He was preceded in death by a brother, Richard Quinn.
Services are at 11 a.m. Tuesday at the B.D. Ginn Memorial chapel of Ginn Funeral Home by the Rev. Vernon Grimes; burial will be in the Union Ground Christian Cemetery. The family received friends from 6 to 9 p.m. Monday at the funeral home.
The family is at the home.
Prater, Robert Earl
May 20, 1945 — Sept. 9, 2002
WESTMINSTER — Robert Earl Prater, 57, of 162 Blackjack Road died Monday, Sept. 9, 2002, at Oconee Memorial Hospital.
Born in Westminster, he was a textile weaver, attended Oakway High School and was of the Baptist faith.
Surviving are stepfather, Harold Martin of Seneca; brothers, Jimmie Lee Prater of Naples, Fla., and Luther Roy Prater of Eatonton, Ga.; and a sister, Laura Ellen Sentell of Westminster.
He was the son of the late Verner Carl Prater and Annie Lois Prater Martin. He was preceded in death by a son, Robbie Earl Prater.
Graveside services are at 11 a.m. Wednesday at the Westminster First Baptist Church cemetery with the Rev. Jim Brooks officiating. The body is at the Sandifer Funeral Home, where the family will receive friends one hour prior to the graveside service on Wednesday.
Family members will be at their respective homes.
Myers, Thomas Cecil
Oct. 22, 1936 — Sept. 7, 2002
SENECA — Thomas Cecil Myers, 65, of 917 East Main St. died Saturday, Sept. 7, 2002, at the Oconee Memorial Hospital.
He was born in Pickens County.
Surviving are widow, Evelyn Ruth Richardson Myers of the home; sons, Billy Myers and Jerry Myers, both of Seneca, and Timmy Myers of Westminster; daughter, Patsy Myers Vinson of Columbia; brothers, Raymond Myers of Seneca, Troy Myers and Eugene Myers, both of Anderson, Walt Myers of Douglasville, Ga., and Otis Myers of Riverside, Fla.; sisters, Minnie M. Duvall of Anderson and Dorothy M. Mathews of Seneca; 11 grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.
He was the son of the late Albert Monroe and Lula Mae Morris Myers. He was preceded in death by a son, Tommy Cecil Myers; two brothers, Robert and William Myers; and two sisters, Juanita M. Causey and Velma M. Price.
Services are at 4 p.m. Tuesday at Mount Vernon Holiness Church by the Revs. Dennis Smith and Colis Capps; burial will follow in the Oconee Memorial Park. The body will be at the home, 917 East Main St., Seneca, where the family will receive friends Monday night.
Brown-Oglesby Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.