YORK -- Graveside services for infant Tontor Larricku Bernard York, Jr. were held Saturday, July 3, 1999, at the White Oak Cemetery in Lake City, conducted by Rev. Curtis W. Boston. Burial was directed by Redmond-Richardson Funeral Home. Infant York, 4 months, died Wednesday, June 30, 1999, at Carolinas Hospital System-Kingstree. He was born February 13, 1999, in Kingstree, the son of Tontor Larricku Bernard York, Sr. and Samantha Wade York. Survivors, in addition to his parents, are: two brothers, Willie J. York and T. Torrey York, both of the home; one sister, Tontoria L. York of the home; his paternal grandparents, Robert Duncan and Sandra Y. Merritt, both of Kingstree; his maternal grandparents, Jacob Jenkins and Jeannie Ann Daniels, both of Kingstree; his paternal great-grandparents, Sam York and Jannie Mae York, both of Kingstree; and his maternal great-grandparents, Robert L. Wells, Sr. of Basset, VA. and Rosa Mae Chapman of West Virginia.
HARRELSON -- Mamie Thompkins Harrelson, 94, widow of Rev. Malcolm Harrelson, died Sunday, June 27, 1999, in a Scranton nursing home. Mrs. Harrelson was born in Horry County, a daughter of the late Joseph and Susan Gunter Thompkins. She was educated in Horry County schools and was a homemaker. She was a member of Oak Grove Free Will Baptist Church near Conway. Survivors are: one son, Billy Harrelson of Kingstree; and one daughter, Edna H. Baxley of Kingstree.
MARING -- Robert Leigh Maring, Sr., 83, died Tuesday, June 29, 1999, in Winyah Convalescent Center in Georgetown. Funeral services were held Thursday, July 1, 1999, in the First Baptist Church of Andrews, conducted by Reverend Tommy Earl Barnhill and Rev. Allen Smith. Burial followed in Andrews Memorial Cemetery directed by Andrews Chapel of Mayer Funeral Home. Mr. Maring was born in Chester, Penn. on March 11, 1916, a son of the late Rev. Waldo Earl Maring and Emily Hill Maring. He grew up in Naples, N.Y. and moved to Andrews. He was owner and operator of Maring Oil Company. He was a member of the First Baptist Church of An-drews and the Woodmen of the World. He was first married to the late Maude Marshall Maring. Survivors are: his wife, Lorene Weber Gillespie Maring of Andrews; three sons, Robert L. Maring, Jr. of Wallingford, Conn.; David H. Maring of Georgetown; and Waldo A. Maring of Andrews; and three daughters, Emily M. Wheeler, Shama M. Johnson and Lois Ann M. Fulton, all of Andrews.
SANDERS -- Funeral services for Joe Sanders were held Wednesday, July 14, 1999, at Gilmore Funeral Chapel in Bronx, New York. Burial followed in Pine Lawn Memorial Park in Long Island, New York. All local arrangements and professional services were entrusted to Henryhand Funeral Home. Mr. Sanders, 49, died Wednesday, July 7, 1999, at the Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston. Survivors are his mother, Mrs. Janie Canty and step-father, Earl Canty, both of Manning, one son, Andre Sanders of Bronx, New York; three daughters, Taneisha Sanders, Barbara Sanders and Audrey Sanders, all of Bronx, New York; and two sisters, Emma Brown of Virginia; and Fannie Majek of Hartford, Conn.
PENDERGRASS -- Funeral services for Mrs. Bena Burgess Pendergrass were held Tuesday, July 13, 1999, at Good Will Freewill Baptist Church in Cades. Burial followed in the churchyard cemetery directed by Redmond-Richardson Funeral Home. Mrs. Burgess, 88, formerly of Cades, died Wednesday, July 7, 1999, at Marry Immaculate Hospital in Queens, New York. She was born August 30, 1910, in Kingstree, the daughter of the late James and Emma Burgess. She was a member of Goodwill Freewill Baptist Church. Survivors are: one son, Abraham Pendergrass of Kingstree; two daughters, Virgina Pompey of Plainfield, New Jersey; and Jannie McGhee of Jamaica, New York; and two sisters, Daisy and Earlene Burgess of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
DuBOSE -- Mrs. Mellow Snow M. DuBose, 71, widow of Elby Ray DuBose, died Thursday, July 15, 1999, in the Kingstree hospital. Funeral services for Mrs. DuBose were held Saturday, July 17, 1999, in the Pine View Pentecostal Holiness Church. Burial followed in Kingstree Memorial Gardens directed by Brockington Funeral Home. Mrs. DuBose was born in Florence County, a daughter of the late Clyde Lamar and Myrtis Matthews McCutcheon. She was a retired sales clerk and a member of Pine View Pentecostal Holiness Church in Kingstree. Survivors are: three daughters, Janet D. Weeks of Moncks Corner; Gail D. Baxley of Turbeville; and Teresa D. Tisdale of Sumter; two sons, Ronald E. DuBose of Sumter; and E. Ray DuBose, Jr. of Kingstree; two brothers, Randolph McCutcheon of Andrews; and Richard McCutcheon of Jacksonville, Florida; three sisters, Marguerite Powell of Coward; Gertrude Senn of Columbia; and Shirley Black of Jacksonville, Florida; and her step-mother, Emma McCutcheon of Jacksonville, Florida.
CASSELMAN -- Millie Herring Casselman, 85, died Thursday, July 15, 1999, at Georgetown Memorial Hospital. Funeral services were held Saturday, July 17, 1999, at Happy Home Free Will Baptist Church, conducted by Rev. Earl Bittle and Rev. Murray Powell. Burial followed in Piney Forest Cemetery directed by Andrews Chapel of Mayer Funeral Home. Mrs. Casselman was born June 4, 1914, in Marion County, a daughter of Miles Franklin Herring and Carrie Turner Herring. She was a member of Happy Home Free Will Baptist Church and the Adult Sunday School Class. She was the widow of Horace Casselman. Survivors are: four sons, M. C. Casselman, David J. Casselman, Wilson Casselman and Kenny Casselman, all of Andrews; and four daughters, Iva Nell Tedder, Joyce Witherspoon and Judy Brown, all of Andrews; and Margie Goings of Kingman, Arizona.
PASLEY -- Funeral services for Deacon Edwin Sherwood "Bubba" Pasley were held Wednesday, July 14, 1999, at C.E. Murray High School Gymnasium in Greeleyville, conducted by Rev. Willie Bryant. Burial followed in Salters Cemetery in Salters directed by Dimery and Rogers Funeral Home. Deacon Pasley, 67, died Friday, July 9, 1999, at Carolinas Hospital System-Florence. He was born May 21, 1932, in Williamsburg County, a son of the late Jefferson Pasley and Florence Moore Pasley. He was a former bus driver with the New York Transit System and was owner/operator of Pasley Trucking from which he retired. He was a member of Union Baptist church where he was affiliated with the Deacon Board, Sunday School Committee, Male Chorus, former Sunday School Super-intendent, founder and overseer of the Junior Choir and an advisor of the TLC Club. He was a member of the local Saturday Evening Door-to-door Bible class. He served on many committees for Habitat for Humanity, advisor to an outreach program for troubled kids and as an advisor for the Union Church Group Adopt-a-Highway program. He was also a member of Lampton Masonic Lodge #158. He served in the U.S. Marine Corps. Survivors are: his wife, Mrs. Daisy Fulton Pasley of Salters; two sons, Michael Pasley of Richmond, CA.; and Frederick Palsey of Charleston; one daughter, Michele Pasley of Rosedale, New York; two brothers, Leroy Pasley of Lane; and Jeff Pasley of Lane; six sisters, Mrs. Mary Williams of Charleston; Mrs. Margaret Adams, Mrs. Estell Potts and Mrs. Lillie Walters, all of Sumter; Mrs. Gertrude Williams of Greeleyville; and Mrs. Shirley Pasley Woods of Goose Creek.
GAMBLE -- Funeral services for Mrs. Annie Ree Sabb Gamble were held Thursday, July 15, 1999, at Wilson United Methodist Church in Greeleyville, conducted by Rev. Edward McLeod. Burial followed in Hunter Cemetery in Greeleyville directed by Dimery and Rogers Funeral Home. Mrs. Gamble, 60, died Saturday, July 10, 1999, at McLeod Regional Medical Center in Florence. She was born November 8, 1938, in Greeleyville, a daughter of the late Joe Moore and Mary Jackson Sabb. She was a retired employee of C. E. Murray High School. She was a member of Wilson Chapel United Methodist Church, where she was a member of the choir and the church missionary. Survivors are: three sons, Attorney Ronnie Allan Sabb of Greeleyville; Clinton Edwin Sabb of the home; and Tracey Murrell Gamble of Foreston, S.C.; two daughters, Debra Ann Sabb Keels of Greeleyville; and Shaunna Tennise Gamble of Mariette, GA; one brother, Beaufort Lee Sabb of Miami, Fla.; one sister, Mrs. Reidus Sabb of Brooklyn, N.Y.; and one nephew reared as her own, Roy Jerome Sabb of Greeleyville.
PRESSLEY -- Funeral services for John Pressley, Jr. were held Monday, July 19, 1999, at St. Paul United Methodist Church in Kingstree, conducted by Rev. Frank James. Burial followed in St. Paul's Churchyard Cemetery directed by Dimery and Rogers Funeral Home. Mr. Pressley, 76, died Thursday, July 15, 1999, at Carolinas Hospital System-Lake City. He served in the United States Army. He was a member of St. Paul United Methodist Church. Survivors are: his wife, Mrs. Eugenia Rivers Pressley of Jersey City, New Jersey; two sons, Marvin Pressley of Newark, New Jersey; Lawrence Pressley of Jersey City, New Jersey; four daughters, Mrs. Patricia Felder of Jersey City, New Jersey; Mrs. Mary Martin of Jersey City, New Jersey; Mrs. Debra Pressley of Los Angeles, California; and Mrs. Jacquetta Pressley of Jersey City, New Jersey; one brother, Henry Pressley of Kingstree; and three sisters, Mrs. Annie Bell Dukes of Durham, North Carolina; Mrs. Rosa Lee Shaw of Kingstree; and Mrs. Gracie Scott of Jersey City, N.J.