WARE SHOALS — Judith Henderson Hinton, 56, of 29 N. Greenwood Ave. Extention, wife of Gordon Hinton, died June 21, 2001, at her home.
Services will be announced by Parker-White Funeral Home, which is in charge.
SPRING CITY, Tenn. — Margaret Juanita May, 87, died June 21, 2001, at the Spring City Care Center.
Born in Columbia, she was a daughter of the late Victor and Florence Smith May. Formerly of Ware Shoals, she moved to Spring City in 1990. She was a former employee of Riegel Textiles and a member of First Presbyterian Church, both in Ware Shoals.
Survivors include several nephews.
Graveside services are at 2 Sunday in Greenwood Memorial Gardens, Greenwood, conducted by the Rev. Wayne Wicker.
Memorials may be made to First Presbyterian Church, Ware Shoals, S.C. 29692. Vaughn Funeral Home, Spring City, is in charge.
Announcement courtesy of Parker-White Funeral Home, Ware Shoals.
GREENWOOD — Goldie Mae Silcox, 80, of 412 Ellenburg St., widow of Hazen Silcox, died June 22, 2001, at her home.
Born in Rogersville, Tenn., she was a daughter of the late John H. and Lizzie Cross Jeter. She retired from Owings Corning Glass Factory, New York, and she was a member of Bethlehem United Methodist Church, Coronaca.
Survivors include two sisters, Ella Helton of Northeast, Md., and Shirley Novak of Mount Morris, Mich.; and 10 brothers, Henry Jeter of Smithsburg, Md., Herman Jeter and Dany Jeter, both of Lennon, Mich., Nelson Jeter of Mountain City, Tenn., L.C. Jeter of Blythewood, John R. Jeter of Ohio, Harvey Jeter of Piney Flats, Tenn., David W. Jeter of Hagerstown, Md., Kenneth Jeter of Holly, N.Y., and John Ferrell of Bristol, Tenn. Graveside services are at 4 Sunday in Greenwood Memorial Gardens, conducted by the Rev. Candace Sloan.
Visitation is from 2:30-3:30 Sunday at Harley Funeral Home.
The family is at the home.
Memorials may be made to Meals on Wheels, P.O. Box 997, Greenwood, S.C. 29648.
Harley Funeral Home is in charge.
Edna P. Bailey
RUTHERFORDTON, N.C. — Edna Panther Bailey, 66, died Saturday, Feb. 5, 2005 at Hospice House of Rutherford County in Forest City, N.C.
Born in Polk County, she was a daughter of the late John Panther and the late Annie Green Panther. She was a member of Fork Creek Baptist and attended Poors Ford Baptist Church.
Survivors include her husband, Leon M. Bailey; a daughter, Kathy B. Hollingsworth of Greenwood; two sons, Randy Brewington of Atlanta and Charles B. Robinette III of Rutherfordton, N.C.; four sisters, Barbara Conner of Laurens, Dorothy Allgood of Cross Anchor, S.C., Lois Alverson of Clinton and Sarah Ashley of Greenwood; two brothers, Frank Panther of South Hill, Va. and Joe Panther of Laurens; eight grandchildren and one great-grandchild.
Services are 1 p.m. today at Poors Ford Baptist Church. Burial is in Poors Ford Baptist Church Cemetery in Rutherfordton, N.C.
Memorials may be made to Hospice of Rutherford County, P.O. Box 336, Forest City, N.C. 28043. McMahan’s Funeral Home Inc. is in charge.
Furman Manley Casey, 84, of 324 Milford Springs Road, husband of Ruth Tolbert Casey, died Saturday, Feb. 5, 2005 at Self Regional Medical Center.
Born in Edgefield County, he was a son of the late Russell R. and Mattie Casey Casey. He was an Army veteran of WWII having served in the Pacific Theater and was retired from Greenwood Mills Central Shop. He was a member of Lowell Street United Methodist Church, the Men’s Bible Class of the church and the Greenwood Mills Quarter Century Club.
Survivors include his wife of the home.
Services are 3:30 today at Blyth Funeral Home, conducted by the Rev. Dick Waldrep.
Private burial is in Greenwood Memorial Gardens.
Pallbearers are nephews, Barry Price and Earl Stanton.
Honorary escorts are great-nephews, members of the Men’s Bible Class of Lowell Street United Methodist Church, Paul M. Ballard, Rev. Kenneth Ballard, James Weeks and William C. Smith.
Visitation is immediately following the service at Blyth Funeral Home.
The family is at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Morris L. Tolbert, 308 Milford Springs Road.
Memorials may be made to Lowell Street United Methodist Church, 300 Lowell St., Greenwood, S.C. 29646 or to the charity of one’s choice.
Blyth Funeral Home is in charge.
FLORENCE — Virginia Lanell “Nell” Mobley, 75, widow of Robert Aaron Mobley, died Saturday, Feb. 5, 2005.
Born in Greenwood, she was a daughter of the late Lonzo and Lillie Eugenia McClain Grover. She was employed by Young Pecan Company of Florence for 21 years and was a member of Southside Baptist Church and the Ruth Sunday School Class.
Survivors include three sons, Rev. Dwight Mobley of Florence, Ralph Mobley and Walter Mobley, both of Lexington; seven grandchildren; two step-grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren. Services are 1 p.m. Tuesday at Southside Baptist Church.
Burial is in Florence National Cemetery.
Visitation is 6-8 tonight at Stoudemire-Dowling Funeral Home.
The family is at the home of Rev. Dwight Mobley, 4237 Four Seasons Road, Florence, S.C.
Announcement courtesy of Blyth Funeral Home, Greenwood.
Gladys Ouzts Powell, 86, resident of Eden Gardens, widow of Charles W. Powell, died February 6, 2005 at Eden Gardens.
Born in Greenwood County, September 30, 1918, she was a daughter of the late George Trapp and Effie Lee Polattie Ouzts. She was a graduate of Greenwood High School and Peterson’s Business School in Greenwood.
Mrs. Powell was a member of the First Baptist Church.
She was the last member of her immediate family.
Surviving are a son, C. Kenneth Powell of Columbia and two grandsons, Chad Powell and Matt Powell, both of Columbia.
Funeral services will be conducted at 2:00 PM Tuesday from the Blyth Funeral Home Chapel with Dr. Tony Hopkins officiating.
Burial will be in Greenwood Memorial Gardens.
Pallbearers will be Chad Powell, Matt Powell, Bob McMeekin, Bill McMeekin, Mike Ouzts, Chris Moseley, Jay Moseley, Scotty Morris and Jeff Higginbotham.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 1:00 to 2:00 PM Tuesday.
In lieu of flowers the family request that memorials be made to First Baptist Church, 722 Grace St., Greenwood, SC 29649.
Blyth Funeral Home is assisting the Powell family.
Dr. Gustavo T. Scioville
Dr. Gustavo T. Scioville, 78, of 531 Willson St. No. 3, husband of Gloria Shaw Scioville, died Saturday, Feb. 5, 2005 at his home.
Born in Bogota, Colombia, South America, he was a son of the late Rene and Alicia Samper Scioville, He was a graduate of the University of Colombia S.A., Colby College in Illinois and attended University of Texas. He was in the Colombian Army, a member of Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church and a doctor of ophthalmology for 55 years.
Survivors include his wife of the home; a daughter, Ivonne Scioville of Greenwood; a brother, Henry Scioville of Washington; and two grandchildren.
Memorial services are 11 a.m. Tuesday at Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church, conducted by Father Richard Harris.
The family is at the home.
Memorials may be made to the HospiceCare of the Piedmont Inc., 408 West Alexander Ave., Greenwood, S.C. 29646.
Harley Funeral Home is in charge.
Rosa Smith Boyd
Services for Rosa Smith Boyd are 1:30 p.m. Monday at Springfield Baptist Church, Laurens Highway, conducted by the Rev. Dr. Andy Young, assisted by the Rev. Norris Turner. The body will be placed in the church at 12:30. Burial is in The Evening Star.
Pallbearers are Melvin Brooks, Johnny Coleman, Kevin Edwards, Reggie Edwards, Demetrius Jenkins, Victory Mills, Michael Ross and Wayne Ross.
Flower bearers are Jasmine Bates, LaPorsha Boyd, Oceanna Boyd, Christi Carson, LaShonda Cummings, Martha A. Foggie, Grace Greene, Pamela Greene, Vickie Nicolls, Bobbye Parks and Doris Sanders.
Visitation is 6-7 Sunday at Percival-Tompkins Funeral Home.
The family is at the home, 312 Hackett St.
Survivors include three grandchildren reared in the home, Rosa A. Boyd and Karen J. Boyd Tatum, both of Greenwood and Derrick L. Boyd of Hephzibah, Ga.
Percival-Tompkins Funeral Home is in charge.
AUGUSTA, Ga. — Ronald Davis Harmon Sr., 54, of Hicks Street, husband of Peggy Harmon, died Monday, Feb. 28, 2005 at St. Joseph Hospital in Augusta.
A native of Augusta, he was a son of the late C.C. Harmon and Mamie Ruth Redd. He worked 23 years at Sibley Mill, most recently as a supervisor, and was a self-employed painter. He attended Story Mill Road Baptist Church.
Survivors include his wife; two sons, Ronald “Ron” D. Harmon Jr. and Richard Darrell Harmon; two daughters, Reba Desireé Harmon and Rhonda Denise Harmon; two brothers, Chandler Harmon and Ebbie Doolittle; and three grandchildren.
Services were 3 p.m. Wednesday, March 2, at Hatcher, Chance & Hydrick Funeral Directors, conducted by Pastor Terence McLaughlin. Burial was in Westview Cemetery.
Pallbearers were Reid Willis, Mike Doolittle, Joe Pardue, Eddie Fagean, Travis Fagean, Thomas Lemacks and William Doolittle.
Memorials may be made to the Reba Harmon Scholarship Fund. c/o Regions Bank, 2507 Peach Orchard Road, Augusta, GA 30906.
Hatcher, Chance & Hydrick Funeral Directors was in charge.
Dorothy Latimer Lewis
WARE SHOALS — Services for Dorothy Latimer Lewis are 3 p.m. Sunday at Good Hope Baptist Church, Hodges, conducted by the Rev. Stanley Haltiwanger, assisted by the Rev. Linda Posley and Evangelist Florence Sheppard. The body will be placed in the church at 2. Burial is in Oakbrook Memorial Park.
Pallbearers are grandsons, Harold Boyd, James Patton, Victor Leverett, Phillip Lewis, Alton Evans, John Minyard and Emmanual Todd.
Flower bearers are church Sisters Gladys Anderson, Estelle Anderson, Tommie Wall, Vivian Hodges, Linda Black, Diane Bussey, Bonnie Makins and Detroush Holloway.
Visitation is 7-8 tonight at Percival-Tompkins Funeral Home.
The family is at the home, of 126 Sanders Road.
Percival-Tompkins Funeral Home, Greenwood, is in charge.
GREENWOOD – Bruce Robinson McMahan, 92, resident of 310 Janeway, husband of Flossie Edwards McMahan, died Friday, March 4, 2005, at Magnolia Manor.
Born June 16, 1912, in Newport, Tennessee, he was a son of the late Sam and Elizabeth Giles McMahan. He was a retired Senior Master Sergeant with the US Air Force after 30 years service. He served in both World War II and the Korean Conflict.
After his retirement from the Air Force he worked as the manager for Jefferson Standard Life Insurance Company in Greenwood and then as a sales representative for Ben Milton Chevrolet and later for Greenwood Nissan.
A member of Main Street United Methodist Church, he was also a member of Greenwood Masonic Lodge #91, A.F.M., the Hejaz Shrine, VFW and the American Legion Post #20.
Surviving in addition to his wife are one daughter, Mrs. Jim (Jean) Brown of Hodges; one sister, Margaret M. Jenkins of Hartford, Tennessee; one granddaughter, Robin Harbaugh of Greensboro, NC; one great-granddaughter, Shelby Harbaugh and one great-grandson, Wyatt Harbaugh.
Graveside services will be conducted 2:00 p.m. Saturday at Greenwood Memorial Gardens with Rev. Jim Dennis officiating.
The family is at the home of his daughter, Jean Brown, 105 Reid Court, Dalewood Estates in Hodges and will receive friends following the graveside service in the family room of Greenwood Memorial Gardens.
Memorials may be made to The Alzheimer’s Association, Upstate SC Chapter, 521 McDuffie Street, Anderson, SC 29621.
Mary C. Callaham
PLUM BRANCH — Services for Mary C. Callaham are 1 p.m. Thursday at New Hope Baptist Church, conducted by the Rev. Oscar Brown. The body will be placed in the church at 12. Burial is in the church cemetery.
Pallbearers are Eddie Morgan, James Harrison, Gilbert Morgan, Jamar Harrison, Trell Harrison, Alvin Chiles and Johnny Lee Talbert.
Flower bearers are Kindra Jennings, Clarissa Holloway, Lashonda Talbert, Fanyetta McDaniel, Kasonya Jennings, Josie Harrison, Crystal Callaham and Destiny Harrison.
The family is at the home, White Town Road.
Walker Funeral Home, McCormick, is in charge.
Velma Adams Carter
Services for Velma Loretta Adams Carter are 1 p.m. Friday at Mount Moriah Baptist Church, McCormick, conducted by the Rev. Roderick Cummings, pastor. Assisting are the Revs. Cuba Turman, Norris Turner and Dora Brooks. The body will be placed in the church at 12. Burial is in the church cemetery.
Pallbearers are church officers.
Flower bearers are Bessie Mims, Helen Wideman, Effie Key, Phillis New, Catherine Callaham, Vonzella Johnson, Effie Barker and Georgia Morton.
The family is at the home, 806 Taggart Ave.
Walker Funeral Home, McCormick, is in charge.
WILMINGTON, Del. — Thomas Lee Charles, 78, of 3 Drummond Drive, formerly of Greenwood, S.C., widower of Blanche Gentry Charles, died Monday, April 4, 2005 at Christiana Hospital in Newark, Del.
Visitation is 6-8 p.m. Thursday at Blyth Funeral Home.
The body is being returned to Greenwood where services will be announced by Blyth Funeral Home.
Ewell G. Cotney
NEWBERRY — Ewell G. Cotney, 82, of Springfield Place, widower of Hazel Bedenbaugh Cotney, died Monday, April 4, 2005 at Newberry County Memorial Hospital.
Born in Newberry, he was a son of the late James N. and Florence Stockman Cotney. He was World War II Army veteran and a former employee of Spartan Grain, Shealy Tractor and the Newberry Airport. He was a member of Lewis Memorial United Methodist Church, Amity Masonic Lodge No. 87 and Hejaz Shrine Temple.
Survivors include a daughter, Vickie C. Powell of Anderson; a sister, Elizabeth C. Cohen of Greenwood; four brothers, Boyd Cotney, Troy Cotney, J.D. Cotney and Birtrium Cotney, all of Newberry; and two grandchildren.
Services are 2 p.m. today at Lewis Memorial United Methodist Church, conducted by the Revs. Walter Green and Wako Cotney. Burial is in Newberry Memorial Gardens.
Pallbearers are nephews, Larry Cotney, Dale Dominick, Toby Shealy, Dean Cotney, Laverne Cotney, Bobby Cotney, Terry Cotney and Steve Shealy.
Memorials may be made to Lewis Memorial United Methodist Church, 1105 First St., Newberry, SC 29108.
Whitaker Funeral Home is in charge.
Kenneth Chester “Roadrunner” Livingston, 48, of 505 Circle Road, husband of Lisa Richard Livingston, died Tuesday, April 5, 2005 at Self Regional Medical Center.
Born in Greenwood, he was a son of George E. “Buck” Livingston and the late Lunette W. Livingston. He was a self-employed auto mechanic and former owner of Ken’s Automotive. He served in the Army during the Vietnam era and was a member of East Side Baptist Church.
Survivors include his wife of the home; his father of Greenwood; a daughter, Crystal Kenchelle Livingston of the home and Presbyterian College student; a son, Dakota “Cody” Austin Livingston of the home; three brothers, Wayne Livingston, Virgil Livingston and Dwight Livingston, all of Greenwood.
Services are 2 p.m. Thursday at Harley Funeral Home, conducted by the Revs. Zebulon D. Young and Randy Ouzts. Burial is in Greenwood Memorial Gardens.
Pallbearers are Rob Robbins, Mike Williams, Tommy Streetman, John Vernon, Vincent Alvarez and Bon Dahling.
Visitation is 7-9 tonight at the funeral home.
The family is at the home.
Memorials may be made to HospiceCare of the Piedmont, 408 W. Alexander Ave., Greenwood, SC 29646.
Harley Funeral Home is in charge.
GREENWOOD – Marvin Edward McCranie, 80, of 103 Greenbriar Drive, died Tuesday, April 5, 2005 at his home.
Born in Eastman, GA, he was a son of the late Charlie Wesley and Mamie Livingston McCranie. He retired from Greenwood Mills, Chalmers Plant after 35 years of service and was a member of Marshall Road Church of God.
Surviving is a daughter, Cheryl M. Adams of Abbeville; two sons, Glen McCranie of High Falls, GA and Thomas E. McCranie of Waterloo; three sisters, Mary Alice Steele, Clyde Jones and Ruby Kelly, all of Greenwood; his fiance, Pacita Cuentes of Greenwood; five grandsons and a great grandchild.
Services will be at 4 p.m. Thursday at the Harley Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Donald Rowell and the Rev. Milton Hannah officiating. Burial will be in Greenwood Memorial Gardens.
Pallbearers will be Andrew McCranie, John Michael McCranie, Chris Weeks, Ricky Butler, Ronnie Bridges and Clifford Chinn.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Wednesday from 7 to 9 p.m.
The family is at the home at The Willows.
Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society, PO Box 1741, Greenwood, SC 29648.
Willie ‘Tump’ Middleton
McCORMICK — Willie “Tump” Middleton, 74, of Apt. B-2 McCormick Manor, died Monday, April 4, 2005 at Wesley Commons in Greenwood.
A son of the late Willie and Savannah Wideman Middleton, he was educated in McCormick public schools and was a member of Straight Gate Church of God.
Survivors include two daughters, Betty J. Middleton of McCormick and Hazel Brown of Charlotte, N.C.; seven sons, James Middleton of New Jersey, Damon Middleton, Phillip Middleton, Melvin Middleton and Elvin Middleton, all of Greenwood, Jesse Middleton and David Michael Middleton, both of McCormick; two sisters, Mildred Fambrough of McCormick and Betty Martin of Greenwood; 36 grandchildren; and 17 great-grandchildren.
Services are 3 p.m. Saturday at Holy Spring Baptist Church, conducted by the Rev. Robert Knox.
Burial is in the church cemetery.
The family is at the home of a sister Mildred Fambrough, Route 2 and a daughter Betty Middleton, Church Street.
McCormick Memorial Chapel is in charge.
WARE SHOALS, SC – Lillie Mae “Cooler” McAllister Wilson, 79, wife of James N. “Pickerstick” Wilson of 4 Ware St. died Monday, April 4, 2005. She was born in Abbeville County, a daughter of the late Bazel Lee and Belle Hunnicutt McAllister. She was retired from Huggins Mfg. Co. and was a member of Sharon Pentecostal Holiness Church.
Surviving besides her husband are several nieces and nephews. She was pre-deceased by a son, Douglas Wilson.
Funeral services will be conducted Thursday at 3 PM at Parker-White Funeral Home with Rev. Robert Bowling and Rev. Aaron Hughes officiating. Burial will follow in Greenwood Memorial Gardens The family is at the home and will receive friends Wednesday, 7-9 PM at Parker-White Funeral Home.
James Casper “Jim” “Woody” Woodson, 85, of 140 Tranquil Road, widower of Mary Jordan Woodson, died Monday, April 4, 2005 at Self Regional Medical Center.
Born in Greenville County, he was a son of the late Casper Jackson and Nancy Jordan Woodson. He retired from Greenwood Mills Compound and attended Connie Maxwell Baptist Church and Greenwood Wesleyan Church.
Survivors include two daughters, Mrs. Randy (Mickey) Williams of Norway and Mrs. Allen (Teresa) Robison of Abbeville; a son, Jimmy Woodson of Greenwood; a sister, Sue Woodson of Williamston; and seven grandchildren.
Services are 2 p.m. Thursday at Connie Maxwell Baptist Church, conducted by the Revs. Doug Kauffman and Jonathan Payne. The body will be placed in the church at 1. Burial is in Connie Maxwell Cemetery.
Pallbearers are Grant Williams, Ryan Williams, Kurt Sharpe, Jason Sharpe, Larry Kaye, Jack Campbell, Joe Gambrell and Dwight Morgan.
Honorary escorts are Senior Saints of Connie Maxwell, along with Mr. and Mrs. Jack McKellar, Mr. and Mrs. Sonny Svenningsen, James Lindsey and Lynn Clem.
Visitation is 7-9 tonight at Blyth Funeral Home.
The family is at the home.
Blyth Funeral Home is in charge.
GREENWOOD – Winelle G. “Nell” Bone, 78, of 61 Wisewood Apartments, widow of Ralph L. Bone, died Wednesday, June 8, 2005 at Self Regional Medical Center.
Born in Commerce, GA, she was a daughter of the late Grady F. and Emma Morrison Davis. She was a former employee of Greenwood Mills Plant #5 and was a member of Augusta Highway Baptist Church, where she was a member of the Seniors Ladies and the Willing Workers Sunday School Classes.
She was twice married, first to the late Alfred E. Golding and was preceded in death by her son, Mike Golding.
Surviving are two grandsons, Tony Golding and Jeff Golding, both of Augusta, GA; two brothers, Raymond Davis of Greenwood and Don Davis of Colorado Springs, CO and three great grandchildren.
Services will be at 3 p.m. Saturday at Augusta Highway Baptist Church with the Rev. Craig Hughes officiating. Burial will be in Greenwood Memorial Gardens.
Honorary escort will be the members of the Senior Ladies and the Willing Workers Sunday School Classes of Augusta Highway Baptist Church.
The family will receive friends at Harley Funeral Home on Friday from 7 to 9 p.m.
The family is at the home of her brother, Raymond Davis, 408 Bond Avenue.
Memorials may be made to the Foothills Christian Youth Camp, c/o Augusta Highway Baptist Church, 3716 Highway 25 South, Greenwood, SC 29646.
Robert M. ‘Bob’ Davis
CEDAR BLUFF, Ala. — Robert M. “Bob” Davis, 62, husband of Jane Hagen Davis, died Wednesday, June 8, 2005 at his home.
A native of Abbeville, S.C., he served as mayor of Cedar Bluff for 13 years and was owner of Davis Lawn Maintenance. He was a member of Fair Haven Baptist Church, Cedar Bluff Civitan Club, American Motorcycle Association and the Board of Region’s Bank, Cedar Bluff. A Mason, he served with the Abbeville National Guard, Company C, 151st Signal Battalion.
Survivors include his wife; a son, Ron “Arnie” Davis of Gaylesville; his mother, Myrt Satcher Davis of Abbeville; two brothers, Mike Davis and Roger Davis, both of Abbeville; and two grandchildren.
Services are 11 a.m. Saturday at Perry Funeral Home, conducted by the Rev. Wendell Lawson. Burial is in Weiss Lake Memory Gardens.
Pallbearers are Harold Woodall, Lewis Grace Jr., Harvey Dupree, Jeff Davis, Sammy Lewis, Chris Davis, Tony Davis and Andy Ellis.
Visitation is 6-8 tonight at the funeral home in Cedar Bluff.
Perry Funeral Home is in charge.
Announcement courtesy of Harris Funeral Home, Abbeville.
John S. Loftis
WARE SHOALS — John S. Loftis, 78, of 11 Davis Drive, died Wednesday, June 8, 2005 at Self Regional Medical Center.
A native of Abbeville County, he was a son of the late Jessie T. and Daisy Ables Loftis and was previously married to Delora Loftis.
Survivors include a daughter, Jewel Dean Loftis of Maine; a sister, Willie Davenport of Aiken; two grandchildren; and a great-grandchild.
Services are 2 p.m. today at Parker-White Funeral Home, conducted by the Rev. Billy Slatten.
Burial is in the Garden of Memories.
Visitation is 1-2 today at the funeral home.
Family members are at their respective homes.
Parker-White Funeral Home is in charge.