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July 2018

July 31, 2018

Rev. Ronald Jay Humes
Union, S.C.


Rev. Ronald Jay Humes, age 86, of 138 Bombing Range Rd., Union, husband of Joan M Stephens Humes of twelve years, went to be with the Lord on Monday July 30, 2018.

Rev. Humes was born in Knox, Indiana, September 27, 1931, a son of the late Eljay B Humes and Mildred Eskridge Humes.  He was a high school graduate and a graduate of Bible Baptist College in Springfield, Missouri.  Rev. Humes was a retired minister following fifty years of service.  He pastored churches in Union such as Crestview Baptist Church and Victory Baptist Church, as well as churches in Indiana.  Rev. Humes was first married 50 years to the late Martha Fincher Humes.

Surviving in addition to his wife are a son, Charles J Humes of Florida; three step sons, Donald L Stephens and wife Denise of Florida, Bryan Stephens and wife Dawn of Union, and    C. Neil Stephens and wife Stacey of Florida; fifteen grandchildren; and fifteen great-grandchildren.  Also surviving are a number of nieces and nephews, including, Susie Thomas, Penny Anderson and husband Tim, Missy Clark and husband Neil, Michael Carroccio, William “Bubby” Carroccio, and Ron Voreis.  Rev. Humes was predeceased by two sisters, Betty Carroccio and Ruth Voreis.

A Celebration of Life will be held at Padgett’s Creek Baptist Church, 2:00 PM Friday, August 3, 2018.  Services will be conducted by Rev. Carrol Caldwell and Mr. R.D. Murphy.

Visitation will be held from 12:45 PM to 1:45 PM prior to the service.

Memorials may be made to the Padgett’s Creek Baptist Church Children’s Playground Fund, 843 Old Buncombe Rd., Union. 

The family will be at the home, 138 Bombing Range Rd., Union.


William “Buddy” Brock 
Union, SC


Mr. William Webb “Buddy” Brock, age 81 of 228 Bobo Street, Union, widower  of Pauline Wilson Brock, passed away Monday, July 30, 2018 at his home.

Mr. Brock was born in Union, SC January 3, 1937, a son of the late Jesse Leo Brock and Rena Parton Bonham. He retired from Holcombe Funeral Home and was an avid fisherman. Mr. Brock was also a member of the Union Minute Men and the Horseshoe Club. He was first married to the late Elsie Mae Tucker Brock.

Surviving are three daughters: Patricia LeMaster, Donna Arrowood and husband Dennis both of Inman and Janice Cromer Brock of Gaffney; a son, Timothy Brock and wife Kerry of Inman; a step-daughter, Linda Russell; two step-sons: Doug Wilson and Mickey Wilson; a sister, Peggy Phillips; two brothers: Gene Brock and wife Ann all of Union and Jimmy Brock of Buffalo; eleven grandchildren and ten great-grandchildren. Mr. Brock was predeceased by a son, William E. Brock; a grandson, Jacob Brock; a step-son, Mike Wilson; a sister, Deedie Deputy and two brothers, Pete Brock and Olin “Wink” Brock.

Funeral services will be held 2:00 PM Thursday, August 2, 2018 at SR Holcombe Funeral Chapel conducted by Rev. Walter Holcombe. Burial will be in Union Memorial Gardens.

Active pallbearers will be Scott Arrowood, Vince Arrowood, Craig Arrowood, Jayce Arrowood, Mike Lawson and Gerald Roark.

Visitation will be held 6:00-8:00 PM Wednesday evening at the SR Holcombe Funeral Home.

The family will be at their respective homes.

 

July 30, 2018

Lena Dockery Lancaster
Union, S.C.


Mrs. Lena Dockery Lancaster, age 85, of 225 S. Boyce St., Union, passed away Monday July 30, 2018 at the one year anniversary of the passing of her husband Melvin “Buck” Lancaster.

Mrs. Lancaster was born in Union, July 25, 1933, a daughter of the late Houston and Ruth Knox Dockery.  She was retired from Conso Products and was a member of Fairview Baptist Church.  Mrs. Lancaster was an avid racecar driver at the Beltline Speedway.

Surviving are two sons, Ellis Lancaster and wife Carolyn of Union, and Ricky Lancaster and wife Marcia of North Carolina; one daughter, Debra Lancaster Falls of the home; two sisters, Sara Dockery Pearson and Emma Dockery McCoy both of Union; one sister-in-law, Virginia Turner Dockery of Union; seven grandchildren, 13 great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.  Mrs. Lancaster was predeceased by a sister, Margarite Dockery Walton and a brother, Houston “Pete” Dockery.

The family wishes to express a special “Thank You” to the staff and nurses of Hospice Care of SC and Charlene Gibson for their care of Mrs. Lancaster during her illness.

Graveside services will be held at Rosemont Cemetery, 2:00 PM Wednesday, August 1, 2018, which would have been Mr. and Mrs. Lancaster’s 65th wedding anniversary. Services will be conducted by Rev. Ross Wilson and her son Rev. Ricky Lancaster.

Visitation will be held Tuesday evening from 6:00 until 8:00 PM at the S.R. Holcombe Funeral Home.

Memorials may be made to Fairview Baptist Church, 763 Neal Shoals Rd., Union, SC   29379.

The family will be at the home, 225 S. Boyce St., Union.

 

July 29, 2018

 

Maxie E. Copeland
Buffalo, SC


Mr. Maxie Edward Copeland, age 79, husband of Vera Trakas Copeland of 167 Bailey Rd., Buffalo, passed away Saturday, July 28, 2018 surrounded by his family.

Mr. Copeland was born in Buffalo, SC August 3, 1938, a son of the late Paul R. Copeland and Sallie Estelle Lawson Copeland. He a graduate of Union High School and was owner and operator of Copeland’s Grading. Mr. Copeland was a Veteran of the US Army and a member of Buffalo United Methodist Church.

Surviving in addition to his wife are a son, Michael Copeland and wife Gay of Buffalo; a brother, Guy Copeland of Union; three grandchildren: Wanda Smith and husband Chris, Sarah Vassey and husband Paul, and Sally Copeland all of Buffalo; three great grandchildren: Hannah Copeland, Matilda Vassey and Greyson Smith. Mr. Copeland was predeceased by two sisters, Annette Mills and Joan Howell.

Funeral services will be held 2:00 PM Tuesday, July 31, 2018 at Buffalo United Methodist Church conducted by Rev. Miriam Mick and Rev. Kevin Dalton. Burial will be in Union Memorial Gardens.

Active pallbearers will be Jamie Smith, Dean Howell, Brent Phillips, Johnny Ward, Lynn Ward and Nick Kurtz.

Visitation will be held 6:00-8:00 PM Monday evening at SR Holcombe Funeral Home.

Memorials may be made to Buffalo United Methodist Church Children’s Fund, P.O. Box 176, Buffalo, SC 29321.

The family is at the home, 167 Bailey Rd., Buffalo.

 

 

July 26, 2018

Bobby Morris West
Pauline, SC


Mr. Bobby Morris West, age 77, of 1506 Mt. Lebanon Rd., Pauline, widower of Brenda Dean Varner West, passed away Thursday, July 26, 2018 at Spartanburg Regional Medical Center.

Mr. West was born March 14, 1941 in Spartanburg, a son of the late Hartsell West and Lucille Lawson West.  He was a graduate of Union High School and retired as a Supervisor from Hoke Industry in Spartanburg.  Mr. West was a member of Mt. Lebanon Baptist Church.

Surviving are one granddaughter, Brenda Ann “Bre” Spry of Pauline; two great-grandchildren, Paul and Skyler; a sister, Shirley Mitchell of Union; a sister-in-law, Janis West of Union; special nieces and nephews, Kathy Morrow, Ernie West, Nancy Mabry, Dell Mitchell, Benjamin West, Olivia Ott, and Tyler West; and several great-nieces and nephews.  He was predeceased by a daughter, Sherri West Spry; a grandson, Jeffrey Paul Spry, Jr; and two brothers, Fred West and Larry Dean West.

Funeral services will be held at 3:00 PM Saturday, July 28, 2018 at Mt. Lebanon Baptist Church conducted by the Rev. Tyler West and Rev. Scott Cobb.  Burial will follow in the church cemetery.

Active pallbearers will be Randy Lawson, Dennis Lawson, Raymond Lawson, Wayne Lawson, Gerald Tucker, and T.J. Farr.  The Tiny to Ninety Sunday School Class of Mt. Lebanon Baptist Church is asked to sit in a group and form the honorary escort.

Visitation will be held from 1:00 PM until 2:45 PM prior to the services at the church.

Memorials may be made to the Youth Fund at Mt. Lebanon Baptist Church, 2153 Mt. Lebanon Rd., Buffalo, SC 29321.

The family is at the home of his nephew, Dell Mitchell, 101 Circle Dr., Union, SC 29379.

 

July 24, 2018

Barbara Woolen Alexander
Union, SC


Mrs. Barbara Woolen Alexander, age 85, wife of Thomas Alexander, of 106 Wingfield Dr., Union, passed away Monday, July 23, 2018 at Ellen Sagar Nursing Home.

Mrs. Alexander was born February 14, 1933 in Union, a daughter of the late Oren Woolen and Edna Morgan Woolen.  She was a graduate of Union High School and attended Columbia Bible College.  Mrs. Alexander was a former Realtor with Coldwell Banker Realty.   She was a member of Mon Aetna Baptist Church where she was a member of the Connie Springs Sunday School Class and was a former Sunday School Teacher.  Mrs. Alexander enjoyed listening to Union County High School Yellow Jackets Sports, especially football on WBCU Radio. She was an excellent seamstress and made all her children’s clothing.  Mrs. Alexander loved to make people smile.

Surviving in addition to her husband of 65 years on August 22, 2018, are three daughters, Elisa Grimmer and husband Rod of Dothan, AL, Bonnie Taylor and husband Ed of Charlotte, NC, and Connie Kemp of Greer; one son, Tommy Alexander and wife Ann Marie of Union; nine grandchildren; and thirteen great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held at 12:00 Noon, Friday, July 27, 2018 at the S.R. Holcombe Funeral Chapel conducted by the Rev. Chris Gulledge and Rev. Robert Cato.  Burial will follow at Union Memorial Gardens.

Active pallbearers will be Bryan Kemp, Rodney Gimmer, Patrick Reed, Jonathan Kemp, Scott Graves, Joel Taylor, Ed Taylor, and Ron Adams.  The Connie Spring’s Sunday School Class of Mon Aetna Baptist Church and the Nurses and Staff of MSA Hospice are asked to sit in a group and form the honorary escort.

Visitation will be held from 11:00 AM until 12:00 Noon, prior to the services at the S.R. Holcombe Funeral Home.

The family sincerely appreciates the care and service that MSA Hospice provided for Mrs. Alexander.

Memorial may be made to Mon Aetna Baptist Church, 1431 Lockhart Highway, Union, SC 29379.

The family is at the home on Wingfield Drive, Union, SC 29379.


Gladys Virginia Gault Rhymer
Union, S.C.


Mrs. Gladys Virginia Gault Rhymer, age 94, widow of Gay Rhymer, formerly of 146 East Forest Dr. Union, passed away Monday, July 23, 2018 at Heartland of Union.

Mrs. Rhymer was born in Union, January 30, 1924 a daughter of the late Jessie Warren Gault and Mattie Scales Gault.  She was a graduate of Kelly-Pinckney High School and was retired from Milliken and Co., Monarch Plant.  Mrs. Rhymer was a member of Bethel United Methodist Church.

Surviving are a son, Ronald E. Gault of Union; a grandson, Ronald E. Gault, Jr. and wife Peggy of Union; and a sister, Rachel Gault Culbreth of Lyman.

Funeral services will be held at 3:00 PM Wednesday, July 25, 2018 at Bethel United Methodist Church conducted by Rev. Merritt Wentz. Burial will be at Union Memorial Gardens.

Visitation will be held from 1:45 until 2:45 Wednesday at the church prior to the services.

Active pallbearers will be Charles “Buddy” Vanderford, John Lancaster, Buddy Rhymer, Terry “Red” Green, Shane Parks and Jackie Redmon. Mr. Franklin White is asked to serve as an honorary pallbearer.

The family wishes to express a special “Thank You” to the staff and nurses of Crescent Hospice and Heartland of Union for their care of Mrs. Rhymer.

Memorials may be made to Crescent Hospice, 839 Main St., Buffalo, SC 29321 or to Bethel United Methodist Church, 1705 Lockhart Hwy., Union, SC  29379.

The family will be at the home, 146 East Forest Dr., Union.

 

July 18, 2018

Mickey Perrin Vinson
Pacolet, SC


Mr. Mickey Perrin Vinson, age 55, husband of Linda Gail Clary Vinson of 165 Fleming Avenue, Pacolet, SC, passed away Tuesday, July 17, 2018.

Mr. Vinson was born in Spartanburg, SC November 9, 1962, a son of Barbara Lee Payne of Wellford. He was employed with Floyds Cemeteries.

Surviving in addition to his wife are a sister, Cheryl Lominac of Lyman and a brother, Tony Vinson of Cross Keys

A memorial service will be held 2:00 PM Saturday, July 21, 2018 at SR Holcombe Funeral Chapel.

The family will be at their respective homes.


Dorothy Frances Cain Sinclair
Union, SC


Mrs. Dorothy Frances Cain Sinclair, age 88, of 222 S. Boyce St., Union, widow of Earl Sinclair, passed away Wednesday, July 18, 2018 at her home.

Mrs. Sinclair was born July 29, 1929 in Seneca, a daughter of the late Elijah Wilkes Cain and Annie Carol Cain.  She was retired from Milliken & Co.—Monarch Plant.  Mrs. Sinclair was of the Baptist Faith.  She was the last surviving member

Surviving are three daughters, Judy Sanford of Buffalo, Shirley Robinson and husband Roger of the home, and Candy Canupp and husband Randy of Union; two sons, James Sinclair and wife Joyce of Buffalo and David Sinclair and wife Tracy of Jonesville; fourteen grandchildren; thirty-five great-grandchildren; a special daughter-in-law, Pam Sinclair of Union; and a special grandson, Finley Robinson.  She was predeceased by a son, Wayne Sinclair; a son-in-law, James Sanford; two brothers, and seven sisters. 

Funeral services will be held at 2:00 PM Friday, July 20, 2018 at the S.R. Holcombe Funeral Chapel conducted by the Rev. Melvin Shelton and Rev. Brad Goodale.  Burial will follow at Brown’s Creek Baptist Church Cemetery.

Active pallbearers will be Earl Sinclair, Scottie Smith, Jeff Sinclair, Matt Robinson, Mark Robinson, and Robbie Sumner.  Honorary pallbearers will be Ruby Richards, the nurses and staff of MSA Hospice, Robert Sumner, and the neighbors of Woodlawn Manor Apartments.

Visitation will be held from 1:00 PM until 2:00 PM prior to the services at the S.R. Holcombe Funeral Home.

The family would like to extend a special thank you to Tracy Lancaster Robinson for her love and care of Mrs. Sinclair during her illness.

Memorials may be made to MSA Hospice, 720 S. Duncan Bypass, Suite C, Union, SC 29379 or to a Charity of One’s Choice.

The family is at the home of her daughter, Judy Sanford 2010 Mt. Lebanon Rd., Buffalo, SC 29321.

 

 

July 14, 2018

Mallie Lawson Smith
Union, S.C.


Mrs. Mallie Lawson Smith, age 93, widow of Claude D. Smith, passed away Saturday, July 14, 2018 at Heartland of Union.

Mrs. Smith was born in Union Co., November 10, 1924, a daughter of the late John and Mary Lawson. She was a homemaker and a member of West Springs Baptist Church.

Surviving are a daughter, Sara Smith and husband Roger of Glenn Springs; three grandsons, Allen Smith and wife Lisa, Darren Smith and wife Gretchen and Mark Smith and wife Angie; and 10 great-grandchildren.  Mrs. Smith was predeceased by two sisters, Elizabeth Haney and Lottie Lancaster.

Graveside services will be held at 11:00 AM Monday, July 16, 2018 at West Springs Baptist Church Cemetery conducted by Rev. Greg Black.

Visitation will be held immediately following the graveside service.

Memorials may be made to West Springs Baptist Church, 4811 Buffalo-West Springs Hwy., Pauline, SC 29374.

 

July 12, 2018

Larry Leroy Jeffcoat
Union, SC


Mr. Larry Leroy Jeffcoat, 65, recently passed away.  

Mr. Jeffcoat was born in Union on September 15, 1952, a son of the late Flonnie L. Jeffcoat and J E Jeffcoat. He was a graduate of Union High School and attended Spartanburg Methodist College where he played baseball and then was drafted by the Philadelphia Phillies organization.  Mr. Jeffcoat later worked in historical home restoration in Charleston.

Surviving are two brothers, Rick Jeffcoat and wife Phyllis of Simpsonville and Mark Jeffcoat of Union; a niece, a number of nephews, great nieces and nephews, and special friend, Robin Inman.  He was predeceased by two sisters, Mary Ellen Lawson and Martha Jean Smith.

A remembrance service will be held on Sunday, July 15th, at 4pm in the S.R. Holcombe Funeral Chapel.

In lieu of flowers, please donate to your favorite charity.

 

July 10, 2018

Larry Dean “Beany” Inman
Jonesville SC


Mr. Larry Dean “Beany” Inman, age 67, of 339 Holcombe Circle, Jonesville, passed away Monday, July 9, 2018 at Union Medical Center.

Mr. Inman was born August 9, 1950 in Lockhart, a son of the late Robert Inman and Margaret Terry Inman.  He was a graduate of Lockhart High School and attended technical college.  Mr. Inman was retired from Duke Energy.  He was an outdoorsman and enjoyed hunting, fishing, and pitching horseshoes.  Mr. Inman was an avid Georgia Bulldog fan.

Surviving are two daughters, Monica I. Watkins and husband Casey of Union and Alaina Inman of Lockhart; two grandsons, Andrew Inman and Cohen Watkins; a special nephew, Bryan Queen of Lockhart; a special friend and caregiver, Logan Vanderford and many others.  He was predeceased by one sister, Connie Queen; one brother, Stephen “Bo” Inman; and one granddaughter, Bella Watkins.

Graveside services will be held 3:00 PM Friday, July 13, 2018 at Mt. Tabor Presbyterian Church Cemetery conducted by the Rev. Merritt Wentz. 

Visitation will be held from 6:00 PM until 8:00 PM Thursday evening at the S.R. Holcombe Funeral Home.

The family is at the home, 339 Holcombe Circle, Jonesville, SC 29353.


R.E. Gallman, Jr
Union, SC


Mr. R.E. Gallman, Jr., age 79, husband of Clara Foster Gallman, of 1583 Kelly Rd., Union, passed away Monday, July 9, 2018 at his home.

Mr. Gallman was born July 24, 1938 in Union, a son of the late R.E. Gallman, Sr. and Florine Sherbert Gallman.  He was retired from Polar Service Center.  Mr. Gallman was a lifelong member of Bethlehem United Methodist Church.  He was a founding member of Kelly Kelton Fire Department where he served on the Board of Directors for 35 years as secretary and treasurer.  Mr. Gallman served as Scoutmaster and assisted with Boy Scout Troop 220 and received the Order of the Arrow Award.  He was a Master Mason with Mt. Joy Lodge #203, a member of the Union Cattleman’s Association, and the Union Soil and Water Conservation. 

Surviving in addition to his wife are one daughter, Andrea Justice of Union; one son, R.E. “Buddy” Gallman, III of Union; one sister, Betty Atkinson of Union; four grandchildren, R.E. Gallman, IV and wife Ashley of Union, Erin Jones and husband Phillip of Union; Jessica Gallman of Greenville, and John Justice of Union; one great-grandson, Kodi Gallman; one great-great-granddaughter, Becca Gallman of Union.  He was predeceased by one sister, Nell Blanton. 

Funeral services will be held at 2:00 PM Thursday, July 12, 2018 at Bethlehem United Methodist Church conducted by the Rev. Dustin Madala and Rev. Mike Scales.  Burial will follow at Gallman Family Cemetery.

Active pallbearers will be members of the Union County Firefighter’s Association Honor Guard.  Honorary pallbearers will be members of the H.E. Carter Sunday School Class.

Visitation will be held from 1:00 PM until 2:00 PM Thursday prior to the services at the church.

Memorials may be made to Bethlehem United Methodist Church, 1622 Kelly Rd, Union, SC 29379.

The family is at the home 1583 Kelly Rd., Union, SC 29379.


Betty Ruth Howell Morris
Jonesville, SC


Mrs. Betty Ruth Howell Morris, age 88, of 755 Howell Rd., Jonesville, widow of Ernest Franklin “Boone” Morris, passed away Monday, July 9, 2018 at Spartanburg Regional Hospice Home.

Mrs. Morris was born April 30, 1930 in Union, a daughter of the late Browning Howell and Marie Gault Howell.  She was a graduate of Kelly Pinckney High School and attended business school in Columbia.  Mrs. Morris was a devoted homemaker and had previously been employed with Milliken & Co.  She was an active member of Mt. Joy Baptist Church where she had served in various capacities.  Her greatest joy in her latter years has been loving on her family, her church family, and taking care of her precious sister Mary Howell.

Surviving are two daughters, Pam M. Brady and husband Lynn of Martin, GA, and Donna Manus and husband Mike of Jonesville; two sisters Mary Howell of the home and Sandy Mason and husband Charles “Sonny” Mason of Jonesville; four grandsons, Randy Manus and wife Amber, Wesley Manus and wife Amber, Taylor Morris Brady and wife Jordan, and Spencer Franklin Brady and wife Amanda; and nine great-grandchildren, J.R. Parker, Gabrielle Manus, Triston Manus, Kascie Manus, Maryashlee Manus, Gage Williams, Brady Manus, Will Henderson, and Bea Ruth Brady.  She was predeceased by one sister, Barbara Ann Howell and one nephew, Jeff Mason.

Funeral services will be held 3:00 PM Wednesday, July 11, 2018 at Mt. Joy Baptist Church conducted by the Rev. Alan West.  Burial will follow in the church cemetery.

Active pallbearers will be Randy Manus, Wesley Manus, Taylor Brady, Spencer Brady, Jon Mason, and Toney Farr.

Visitation will be held 1:30 PM until 3:00 PM prior to the services at the church.

Memorials may be made to Mt. Joy Baptist Church, 657 Pea Ridge Highway, Jonesville, SC 29353 or to Spartanburg Regional Hospice House, 686 Jeff Davis Dr., Spartanburg SC 29303.

The family is at the home, 755 Howell Rd., Jonesville, SC 29379.

 

 

July 8, 2018

Melissa B. Lawson
Blacksburg, S.C.


Mrs. Melissa Renee Black Lawson, age 48, wife of Phillip Lawson of 1670 Piedmont Rd., Blacksburg, passed away Saturday, July 7, 2018 at her home.

Mrs. Lawson was born in Frankfurt, Germany, December 30, 1969, a daughter of the late Robert B. Black and Sharon Marie Turner Black.  She attended Woodruff High School and was of the Baptist faith.  Mrs. Lawson was a loving wife, mother, and grandmother.

Surviving in addition to her husband are two daughters, Kaitlin Lawson of Blacksburg and Rachael Douglas of Charleston; four sons, Chancelor Lawson and Aaron Lawson both of Blacksburg and Brandon Lawson of Salisbury, NC and Randall Lawson of Shelby, NC; a brother, Dean Black of Vanwert, OH and four granddaughters, Ashleigh and Trista Douglas, Anna Lee Lawson, and Mariah Lawson.  She was predeceased by a sister, Roberta B. Waldron and two brothers, Forest Black and Stuart Black.

Graveside services will be held at 11:30 AM Tuesday, July 10, 2018 at Mt. Lebanon Baptist Church Cemetery.  Visitation in the church fellowship hall will immediately follow the services.

Memorials may be made to the Susan G. Komen for the Cure, 82 Orchard Park Dr., Greenville, SC 29615.

The family will be at the home, 1670 Piedmont Rd., Blacksburg.

 

July 5, 2018

 

Richard Thomas Brewington
Union, SC
 


Mr. Richard Thomas Brewington, age 70, husband of Patricia “Pat” Brown Brewington of 3449 Lockhart Hwy, Union, passed away Wednesday, July 4, 2018 at his home.

Mr. Brewington was born in Union, SC April 10, 1948, a son of the late Guy Miller Brewington and Elsie Mae Gregory Brewington Eller. He was retired from Parts & Machinery of Union as a welder and was a member of Brown’s Creek Baptist Church. Mr. Brewington was a loving husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather who was very proud of his family.

Surviving in addition to his wife are two daughters: Lisa B. Gatliff and husband Steven of Union and Rhonda B. Miller of Buffalo; a son, Todd Brewington of Union; a sister, Faye B. Colson of Fernandina Beach, FL; five grandchildren: Kayla B. Fowler and husband Rogers, Thomas Miller and fiancée Katie Melton, Cole Miller, Gage Brewington and Stone Gatliff; and two great-grandsons: Baker Miller and Nolan Fowler.

Funeral services will be held 2:00 PM Friday, July 6, 2018 at SR Holcombe Funeral Chapel conducted by Rev. Paul Noe.

Visitation will be held 1:00-2:00 PM Friday in the chapel prior to the service.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Agape Hospice, 516 East Main Street, Spartanburg, SC 29302.

The family is at the home of his daughter, Lisa and Steven Gatliff, 3407 Lockhart Hwy, Union, SC 29379.

 

 

July 4, 2018

Terry C. Cody, Sr.
Union, S.C.


Mr. Terry Charles Cody, Sr., age 67, husband of Vanessa Trammell Cody of 158 Barnado Rd., Union, passed away Tuesday, July 3, 2018 at his home after a brief illness.

Mr. Cody was born in Union, October 24, 1950, a son of the late King Jeter Cody and Bertha Freeman Cody.  He was a graduate of Union High School and attended Spartanburg Technical College. Mr. Cody was retired from Hoke Industries in Spartanburg as a tool and dye maker.  He was a veteran of the US Marine Corp having served in the Viet Nam War and was also a former member of the South Carolina National Guard, Jonesville Unit.  Mr. Cody was a loving husband, father, step-father and grandfather.

Surviving in addition to his wife are a son, Terry C. Cody, Jr. and wife Angela of Jonesville; three step-daughters, Leslie Austin of Union; Kimberly Ruby and husband Scott of Buffalo and Melody Greene of Union; a step-son, Preston Greene of Jonesville; a sister, Barbara Parkins of Cross Anchor; a brother, Jeter Cody of Union; ten grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren. Mr. Cody was predeceased by a sister, Margaret Phillips and a brother, Thomas Cody.

A memorial service with Military Honors will be held at 1:00 PM Friday, July 6, 2018 at Christian Fellowship Baptist Church conducted by Rev. Randy Smith. Visitation will be held from 12:00 until 1:00 PM at the church prior to the services.

Memorials may be made to Spartanburg Regional Hospice Care, 1530 Drayton Rd., Spartanburg, SC 29307 or to Christian Fellowship Baptist Church, 557 Kelly Rd., Union, SC  29379.

The family will be at the home, 158 Barnado Rd., Union.

 

July 1, 2018

Ina Parlin Evans
Jonesville, SC


Mrs. Ina Frances Parlin Evans, age 94, widow of David Evans, Sr. passed away Sunday, July 1, 2018 at Ellen Sagar Nursing Center.

Mrs. Evans was born in Waltham, Massachusetts August 30, 1923, a daughter of the late George Phillip Parlin and Freda Welch Parlin. She is survived by her daughters, Carol Gregg and Kathy Tweed and her son, Grady, all of Jonesville; two granddaughters, Sissy Mabry and Marsha Vinson; a grandson, Jeff Tweed; six great-grandsons: David Vinson, Thomas, Joseph, Daniel and Michael Mabry and Garrett Tweed; a great-great-grandson, Callan Mabry and a great-great-granddaughter, Josie Lein Vinson and a special friend, Dorothy Smith of Union. Mrs. Evans was predeceased by two sons, David Evans, Jr., and Grady “GG” Evans and a great-granddaughter, Presley Tweed.

The family will receive friends at 10:00 AM Tuesday, July 3, 2018 at Holcombe’s Jonesville Chapel with the service to follow at 11:00 AM. Burial will be private.

The family wishes to extend their gratitude to Ellen Sagar Nursing Center, her home for over ten years. Mrs. Evans was very involved with Ellen Sagar, having served several years as Resident Council President. Medi-Home Hospice served Mrs. Evans faithfully during her declining days.

The family will be at the home of her son, Grady Evans, 640 Alman Street, Jonesville, SC 29353.

 

 

 


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