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September 2008

September 01, 2008

Lucille V. Littlejohn
Union, SC

Mrs. Lucille Vaughan Littlejohn, age 90, widow of Austin F. Littlejohn of 1417 Lockhart Hwy. Union, died Sunday, August 31, 2008 at her home.

Mrs. Littlejohn was born in Spartanburg Co., April 2, 1918 a daughter of the late W.T. and Ada Vaughan. She retired from the S.C. Dept of Corrections, Dutchman Facility, as secretary to the warden and had previously worked as Clerk with Union Co. Mrs. Littlejohn had also worked with Milliken Co. Monarch Plant and with Grace United Methodist Church as church secretary for a number of years. She was a member of Mon Aetna Baptist Church where she was a member of the Jim Smith Sunday School Class. Mrs. Littlejohn was the last surviving member of her immediate family.

Surviving are a son: Andy Littlejohn and wife Kay of Union; one granddaughter: Andrea L. Hitzeman and husband Kurt of Carrollton, GA; and a step-son: Gene Littlejohn of Texas. Mrs. Littlejohn was predeceased by a brother, Andrew Vaughan.

Funeral services will be held 2:00 PM Wednesday, September 3, 2008 at Mon Aetna Baptist Church conducted by Rev. Benny Green. Burial will be in Union Memorial Gardens.

Active pallbearers will be Gregg Walker, William Earl Sprouse, Robbie Littlejohn, Jeff Littlejohn, Wayne Springs and Richard Baldwin.

The following are asked to assemble at the church at 1:45 to form the honorary escort: Members of the Jim Smith Sunday School Class, Brent Littlejohn and Donald Littlejohn.

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 Mon Aetna Baptist Church, Building Fund, 1431 Lockhart Hwy., Union, SC, 29379.

The family is at the home of her son, Andy Littlejohn, 1424 Lockhart Hwy., Union.

James A. "Jim" Woods, Jr.
Union, S.C.

Mr. James Arthur "Jim" Woods, Jr., age 56, husband of Maxine Poole Woods of 415 Pineland Rd., Union, passed away peacefully surrounded by his family and friends, Sunday, August 31, 2008 at Spartanburg Regional Medical Center after an extended illness.

Mr. Woods was born in Florence, SC, August 25, 1952, a son of James Arthur Woods, Sr. and Frances Roark Woods of Union. He was a graduate of Union High School and attended Spartanburg Technical College. Mr. Woods was a retired maintenance mechanic with ALCOA and was a Shriner. An active member of Hebron Baptist Church, Mr. Woods was a former Deacon, Sunday School Director and teacher and a member of the choir. He was a devoted Christian dedicated to the Lord, his church and his family and friends.

Surviving in addition to his wife and parents are two sisters: Donna Kaye Woods of Batesburg, Lyda Cannon of Union; three brothers: Randy Woods, Harry Woods and wife Kathy, and Kerry Woods all of Union; two sisters-in-law: Alicia McKinney and husband Mac of Roebuck and Belinda Douglas of Union; a brother-in-law: Roger Douglas of Union and several nieces and nephews. Mr. Woods was especially close to his mother-in-law, Shirley Douglas Taber and step-father in-law, Charles Taber. He was predeceased by a son: Brian Woods.

Funeral services will be held 4:00 PM Wednesday, September 3, 2008 at Hebron Baptist Church conducted by Rev. Larry Padgett and Rev. Brian Childers. Burial will be in the church cemetery.

Active pallbearers will be James Edmonds, Ed Littlejohn, Joe Arrowood, Don Martin, Josh Woods, Ben Jolly, Vic Mitchell and James Turner.

Member of the church choir are asked to sit in a group.

The family will receive friends Tuesday evening from 6:00 until 8:00 PM at the S.R. Holcombe Funeral Home. Mr. Woods will be placed in the church at 3:00 PM Wednesday to await the hour of service.

Memorials may be made to Hebron Baptist Church, Family Life Center, 143 Hebron Church Rd., Union, SC, 29379.

The family will be at the home of his in-laws: Charles and Shirley Taber, 251 Kelly Rd., Union.

September 02, 2008

Olin D. Smith
Whitmire, S.C.

Mr. Olin David Smith age 74, widower of Ruby Farrow Smith, of Subertown Lane, Whitmire, died Tuesday, September 2, 2008 at his home after an extended illness.

Mr. Smith was born in Union Co., July 11, 1934, a son of the late David and Carrie Johnson Smith. He was a veteran of the US Navy and retired as a commercial painter with Longshore Painting in Newberry.

Mr. Smith was the last surviving member of his immediate family.

Surviving are a daughter: Vicky Willard; a granddaughter: Nicole Wadsworth and husband Michael all of Whitmire; a grandson: Daniel Powell of Anderson; a step-daughter: Loretta Willard and husband Danny of Whitmire; 2 great-grandchildren: Kayte and Kayla Wadsworth; and two step-grandchildren: Deanna Willard and Lee Willard all of Whitmire.

Mr. Smith was predeceased by a daughter: Shirley R. Smithl, a sister: Ella Mae Smith and a brother: Perry Smith.

Graveside services will be held 4:00 PM Friday, September 5, 2008 at Whitmire Cemetery conducted by Rev. Steve Young.

The family will receive friends from 2:30 until 3:30 PM Friday at the S.R. Holcombe Funeral Home, Union, prior to the service.

The family is at their respective home.

September 04, 2008

Maggie L. Matthews
Laurens, SC

Mrs. Maggie Lucille Wix Matthews, age 85, widow of Lonnie Moses Matthews, of 68 Ropp St. Gray Court, SC., died Tuesday, September 2, 2008 at the National Health Care in Laurens, SC.

Mrs. Matthews was born in Union, SC on October 3, 1922 a daughter of the late Oscar Wix and Jessie Franklin Wix and Lillie Harris Wix. Mrs. Matthews was a member of Mon Aetna Baptist Church.

Survivors are a daughter: Judith "Judy" Head and husband Buddy of Gray Court, a brother: Carl Wix and wife Minnie of Buffalo; three grandchildren: Glenda, Dakota and Beth; six great-grandchildren and a number of nieces and nephews. Mrs. Matthews was predeceased by two sisters: Ruby Spencer and Edna Fleming, and five brothers: Boyce Wix, Manual Wix, Clarence Wix, Forest Wix and Robert Wix..

Funeral Services will be held at 2:00 PM Saturday, September 6, 2008 at the S.R. Holcombe Chapel conducted by the Rev. Tony Crouch and the Rev. Steve Christopher. Burial will follow in Sunset Memorial Gardens.

The family will receive friends from 1:00 PM until 2:00 PM prior to the service.

The family is at their respective homes.

Memorials may be made to a charity of ones choice.

September 11, 2008

Marie F. Kurtz
Union, S.C.

Ms. Marie Fowler Kurtz, age 51 of 302 Stutts Ave., Union, died Wednesday, September 10, 2008 at the Regional Hospice Home in Spartanburg.

Ms. Kurtz was born in Union, July 13, 1957, a daughter of the late Wallace "Dehorn" and Jeanette Carter Fowler. She was a graduate of Union High School and Limestone College, Cum Laude with degrees in Studio Art and Art Education. She received her Masters Degree in Art Education at the University of South Carolina and continued post-graduate studies at other institutions through out the state. Ms. Kurtz was a National Board Certified teacher having taught in the Union Co. School System and also at USC-Union. During her career, she was recognized on both the local and state level for her contributions to art education. She was named a Union Co. Teacher of the Year, recognized as a STAR Teacher and received the S.C. Middle School Art Educator of the Year award. Spartanburg Community College named her "Woman of Distinction" for her work as an artist and educator. A practicing artist, she exhibited her art in both North and South Carolina. Ms. Kurtz was a member of the Artist Guild of Spartanburg, the S.C. Art Education Association, and was a former board member of the Union Co. Arts Council.

Surviving are a daughter: Melissa Fowler and a granddaughter: Mackenzie Palmer both of the home; a brother: Kenneth Fowler of Greer and several other relatives.

Funeral services will be held 3:00 PM Saturday, September 13, 2008 at Oakbrook Community Church conducted by Rev. Randy Burgess. Burial will be in Forest Lawn Cemetery.

Visitation will be held Friday evening from 7:00 until 9:00 PM at the S.R. Holcombe Funeral Home.

Memorials may be made to Regional Hospice Home of Spartanburg, 686 Jeff Davis Dr., Spartanburg, S.C. 29303.

The family is at the home, 302 Stutts Ave., Union, SC, 29379.

September 14, 2008

Jack Ray
Buffalo, S.C.

Mr. Jack Ray, formerly of 817 Flat Dr. Buffalo, husband of Elsie Ray, died Saturday, September 13, 2008 at White Oak Manor of Spartanburg.

Mr. Ray was born in Buffalo, a son of the late Jesse Ray and Thelma Millwood Ray Martin. He was retired from Cone Mill, Carlisle Finishing Plant and was a member of Buffalo Baptist Church. Mr. Ray was a veteran of the US Army having served during the Korean War.

Surviving in addition to his wife are a daughter: Melanie Ray of Spartanburg; a son: Stephen Ray and wife Regina of Pacolet; a brother: Billy Ray of Myrtle Beach; 4 grandchildren: Heather Bobo, Nicklaus Bevis, Wil Ray, and Jesse Ray; 3 great-grandchildren; Hayley, Chase and Madelyne.

Graveside services with Military Honors will be held 1:00 PM Tuesday, Sept. 16, 2008 at Union Memorial Gardens conducted by Rev. Tim Anderson.

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

Memorials may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association, P.O. Box 7044, Columbia, S.C. 29202-7044.

The family is at the home of his granddaughter, Heather Bobo, 735 Linersville Rd. Buffalo, SC.

September 15, 2008

Liesbeth K. Bowie
Union, S.C.

Mrs. Liesbeth Kienast Bowie, age 74, widow of Robert Augustus Bowie formerly of Deer Run Rd. Union died Sunday, September 14, 2008 at Camp Care in Inman, SC.

Mrs. Bowie was born September 17, 1933 in Peisterwitz, Silesia before moving to West Germany with her family. She was the daughter of the late Hermann and Elfriede Spate Kienast and was of the Lutheran faith.

Surviving are a daughter: Patricia Moss and husband David of Inman; a son: Alfred Bowie and wife Gail of Union; two sisters: Irmgard Acuna and Ann Maiden and husband Jimmie all of California; 6 grandchildren: David Moss, Jr., Jeremy Moss, Nina Bagwell, Patricia Cook, Mitchell Trammell and Kimberly Whitlock; 8 great-grandchildren and one great-granddaughter. Mrs. Bowie was predeceased by two brothers: Walter and Werner Kienast.

Graveside services will be held 11:00 AM Thursday, September 18, 2008 at Union Memorial Gardens conducted by Rev. Dean Elliott and Rev. Ricky Cook.

Visitation will be held Wednesday evening from 7:00 until 9:00 PM at the S.R. Holcombe Funeral Home.

The family is at the home of her son, Alfred and Gail Bowie, 1045 Jonesville-Lockhart Hwy., Union, SC.

Beverly West
Buffalo, S.C.

Mrs. Beverly Kingsmore West, age 67, widow of William Melvin West of 239 South St., Buffalo, died Sunday September 14, 2008 at her home.

Mrs. West was born in Union, July 25, 1941 a daughter of the late Carey and Ella Farmer Kingsmore. She was retired from the United Merchants-Buffalo Mill and was a member of New Hope Baptist Church.

Surviving are a son: Lynn West and wife Nancy L. of Buffalo; two sisters: Edna Davis and Charlotte Ochiltree both of Buffalo; two brothers: Glenn Kingsmore and Charles Kingsmore both of Greenwood; one granddaughter: Brittany L. West and friend Jamie Sumner both of Buffalo and a special friend: Larry Baldwin. Mrs. West was predeceased by four sisters: Frances Burgess, Peggy Moore, Ella Mae Dallas and Margaret Willard; two brothers: Earl Kingsmore and Bobby Kingsmore.

Funeral services will be held 3:00 PM Wednesday, September 17, 2008 at New Hope Baptist Church conducted by Rev. Johnny Burgess. Burial will follow at Sulpher Springs Baptist Cemetery.

Active pallbearers will be Reuben Morris, Jeffery Morris, Leon Davis, Jr., James Floyd Willard, Larry LeMaster, Dennis Gault, Jr., David Varner, Jr. and Nicholas Davis. The following are asked to assembly at the church at 2:45 Wednesday to form the honorary escort: Charles Ivey, Jimmy Ivey, Kenny Ivey, Alvin Ivey and Dennis Johnson.

The family will receive friends Tuesday night from 7:00 until 9:00 PM at the S.R. Holcombe Funeral Home.

Memorials may be made to New Hope Building Fund, 308 Linersville Rd. Buffalo, SC. 29321.

The family is at the home of her son: Lynn West, 3326 Mt. Lebanon Rd. Buffalo, SC and at the home of her sister Edna Davis, 135 Forest Meadow Ave. Buffalo, SC. 29321.

September 16, 2008

Billy Ray
Myrtle Beach, SC

Mr. Billy Ray, age 76, of 933 Marsh Field Circle, Myrtle Beach, SC., husband of Vera Jean Haney Ray, died Sunday, September 14, 2008 at Grand Strand Regional Hospital.

Mr. Ray was born in Clinton, SC April 9, 1932, a son of the late Jesse E. Ray and Thelma Millwood Martin. Mr. Ray was the director of tours at Bennett’s Calabash Seafood at Myrtle Beach, SC and the founder and former owner operator of Andy’s of Buffalo. He was a Veteran of the US Navy having served in the Korean War and a member of Buffalo Baptist Church.

Surviving in addition to his wife are two sons: Andy Michael Ray and wife Pamela of Union and Benjamin H. Ray of Myrtle Beach; a daughter: Lisa Altman and husband Ron of Myrtle Beach; six grandchildren: Jonathan Michael Ray, Katie Dianne Ray, Haley Altman, Cory Altman, Dillon Altman and Cassie Altman. Mr. Ray was predeceased by two brothers: Jesse Ray, Jr. and Jack Ray.

Funeral services will be held 4:00 PM Thursday, September 18, 2008 at Buffalo Baptist Church conducted by Rev. Tim Anderson and Rev. Donnie Miles. Burial will follow in Union

Memorial Gardens. Active pallbearers will be: Wayne Anthony, J.W. Crisp, Jimmy Ratley, Darrin Ratley, Craig Price and Paul Sanders.

The following are asked meet at 3:45 to form an honorary escort: Donnie Crisp, Ivan Miles, Sam Elliott, William Prince, Franklin Fuller, Bill Wingo, Shug McMillian, Jack O’Dell, Eddie Harris, Bobby Joe Millwood, Brent Wright, Mike Anthony, Tommy Anthony, Vance Cook, "Big John", Wayne Harmon, Eric Newton, Mark Haney and Joey Haney.

The family will receive friends 7:00 PM until 9:00 PM Wednesday, September 17, 2008 at the S.R. Holcombe Funeral Home.

The family is at the home of his brother-in-law Joe and Phyllis Haney, 1802 Main St., Buffalo, SC. 29321.

Bruce Lovings
Union, S.C.

Mr. Bruce Thomas Lovings, age 49, of 205 Mixson Dr., Boiling Springs died Monday, September 15, 2008 at Regional Hospice House in Spartanburg.

Mr. Lovings was born September 17, 1958 in Union, a son of the late William Lovings and Estelle Parham Lovings. He was of the Baptist faith and had worked as an exterminator.

Surviving are three sisters: Brenda Stone and husband Robert, Gwinn Lovings both of Henderson, KY. And Ann Wright and husband Carl of Edenburg, Il.; three brothers: William Lovings and wife Mary of Panama City, Fla., Roger Lovings of Union, and David lovings and wife Kyong of Lawton, Ok.; a close family friend: James Johnson of Boiling Springs; and a number of nieces and nephews. Mr. Lovings was predeceased by a brother: Kenneth Wayne Lovings.

Graveside services will be held 4:00 PM Thursday, September 18, 2008 at Rosemont Cemetery conducted by Rev. Ricky Cook. The family will receive friends Wednesday evening from 6:00 PM until 8:00 PM. at the S.R. Holcombe Funeral Home.

September 19, 2008

Ruth S. Thornton
Chapin, S.C.

Mrs. Ruth Snyder Thornton, age 90, widow of J.T. Thornton, formerly of Buffalo, died Thursday, September 18, 2008 at her home in Chapin, SC.

Mrs. Thornton was born in Spartanburg Co., April 2, 1918 a daughter of the late Elsie and Pearl Smith Snyder. She was retired from United Merchants, Buffalo Plant and was a member of Buffalo Baptist Church. She was the last surviving member of her immediate family.

Surviving are a daughter: Elaine Bittinger and husband Don of Chapin, with whom Mrs. Thornton made her home; two granddaughters: Lisa Kincaid and husband Don of Ashburn, VA and Lori Lloyd and husband Rocky of Rockwall, TX; three great-grandchildren. Mrs. Thornton was predeceased by a brother: Bill Snyder.

Graveside services will be held 3:00PM Saturday, September 20, 2008, at Union Memorial Gardens conducted by Rev. Lynn Ford.

The family will receive friends at the graveside following the service.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Buffalo Baptist Church, 1424 Main St., Buffalo, SC, 29321.

Tommie F. Fowler
Union, S.C.

Mr. Tommie Frank Fowler, age 68, husband of Becky Daniel Fowler of 296 Meansville Rd. Apt. B-3, Brittany Manor Apts., Union, died Friday, September 19, 2008 at Wallace Thomson Hospital.

Mr. Fowler was born in Union, November 14, 1939 a son of the late Mark and Irene Mitchell Fowler. He was a graduate of Union High School and was retired from ABCO Industries in Roebuck. A veteran of the US Navy, he finished his career as a 2nd Class Machinist Mate. Mr. Fowler was a member of Beulah Baptist Church.

Surviving in addition to his wife are three sons: Tommie F. Fowler, Jr. and wife Trish, William Floyd Fowler and fiancee Stacey Tucker, and Richard Scott Fowler and wife Keena all of Union; a step-daughter: Michelle Robinson and fiancee George Geter of Spartanburg; a step-son: Jeff Parker and fiancee Stacey Suttle of Gaffney; one sister: Paulette Sealy and husband Edward of Union; numerous special nieces and nephews. Mr. Fowler was predeceased by two sisters: Kathaleen Osment and Janie Tucker and two brothers: William Fowler and J.G. Fowler.

Funeral services will be held 4:00 PM Sunday, September 21, 2008 at Beulah Baptist Church conducted by Rev. Mark Truitt, Rev. Robert Miles and Rev. Brad Goodale. Burial will be in the church cemetery.

Active pallbearers will be Steven Sealy, Robert Osment, Marshall Adams, Mark Williams, Danny Gregory, and Dolton Williams.

The following are asked to assemble at the church at 3:45 PM Sunday to form the honorary escort: Bill Hill, Donnie Sims, Dewayne Fincher, James Hurley, Glenn Melton, Tom Williams and John Williams.

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

Memorials may be made to Beulah Baptist Church, 1414 Neal Shoals Rd., Union, SC, 29379.

The family is at the home of his sister: Paulette and Edward Sealy, 1551 Neal Shoals Rd., Union, SC.

September 20, 2008

Ruth B. Smith
Jonesville, S.C.

Mrs. Ruth B. Smith age 81, wife of Glenn E. Smith of 818 Bob Little Rd., Jonesville, died Saturday, September 20, 2008 at Regional Hospice Home of Spartanburg.

Mrs. Smith was born in Canton, N.C., December 27, 1926 a daughter of the late Henry and Ethel Puckett Bumgarner. She was retired from J.P. Stevens in Jonesville and was a member of Sulpher Springs Baptist Church. Mrs. Smith was the last surviving member of her immediate family.

Surviving in addition to her husband are 5 nieces: Rosalee Earley and husband James, and Angela Millwood all of Jonesville, Betty Brown and husband Clifford of Union, Patsy Acksin and husband Frank of Mooresville, N.C. and Sue Witherspoon and husband Jim of Mayville, MI; six nephews: Richard Fuller reared in the home of Jonesville, Bobby Smith and wife Flora, Joe Smith, Larry Smith and wife Debra, Rickey Smith and wife Judy all of Union and Michael Smith and wife Sherry of Warren, MI; and numerous great nieces and nephew. Mrs. Smith was predeceased by a sister: Rosalee Smith and a niece Barbara Smith.

Graveside services will be held 2:00 PM Monday, September 22, 2008 at Sulpher Springs Baptist Church conducted by Rev. Ricky Cook.

Visitation will be held 4:00 until 6:00 PM Sunday afternoon at the Holcombe’s Jonesville Chapel.

The family is at the home, 818 Bob Little Rd., Jonesville, S.C. 29353.

September 29, 2008

Theron Wilson Duncan
Buffalo, SC

Mr. Theron Wilson Duncan, age 79, husband of Betty T. Duncan of 1810 Main St. Buffalo, SC, died Friday, September 26, 2008, in Spartanburg Regional Medical Center after a brief illness.

Mr. Duncan was born in Pelham, SC, January 12, 1929, a son of the late T.J. Duncan and Willie Mae Harris Duncan. He was a graduate of Union High School and Spartanburg Community College. He was retired from the US Air Force having 20 plus years of service and the SC Department of Corrections. Mr. Duncan was a member of Putnam Baptist Church.

Surviving in addition to his wife are 2 daughters, Liz O’Shields of Buffalo and Kaye Littlejohn and husband Andy of Union; 2 sons, Don Duncan of Buffalo and Ricky Duncan and wife, Angela of Whitsett, NC; a sister Junita Heatherly of Buffalo; 3 brothers, Joe Duncan and John Edward Duncan of Buffalo and Otis Duncan of Greenwood, SC; 3 granddaughters, Kelley Wadell of Buffalo, Andrea Hitzeman and husband Kurt of Carrollton, GA and Addison Duncan of Whitsett, NC; 3 grandsons, Sean O’Shields of Buffalo, Tray Duncan of Prosperity, SC and Reggie Duncan of Fayetteville, NC, and 4 great-grandchildren. Mr. Duncan was pre-deceased by a sister Nell West.

Funeral services will be held at 3:00 PM, Monday, September 29, 2008 at the S. R. Holcombe Funeral Chapel, conducted by Dr. Ted Hodges and Rev. Donald Tillman. Burial with full Military Honors will follow at Union Memorial Gardens.

The family will receive friends Sunday evening from 6:00 until 8:00 at the funeral home.

Memorials may be made to the American Heart Association, P.O. Box 5216 Glen Allen, VA 23058-5216.

The family is at the home, 1810 Main St. Buffalo, SC 29379.

Kenneth George McKenzie
Union, S.C.

Mr. Kenneth George McKenzie, age 86, husband of Jane McKenzie died Sunday September 28, 2008 at Spartanburg Regional Medical Center after a brief illness.

Mr. McKenzie was born in Holyoke, MA, a son of the late George and Victoria McKenzie. He lived in Ware, MA until he was nine years old and his family moved to Norwich, CT. A graduate of Norwich Free Academy in 1941, Mr. McKenzie was captain of the rifle team and a member of the football team. He was attending Brown University when he joined the US Navy and graduated Midshipman School from Notre Dame University. He served aboard LST 1063 in the Pacific Theater until the end of World War II and attained the rank of Lieutenant.

In 1948, Mr. McKenzie graduated from the Rhode Island School of Design with a degree in Textile Chemistry. He was employed as a chemist for U.S. Finishing Co. in Norwich, CT and as a Chief Chemist in Hartsville, SC and with Cone Mills, Carlisle Finishing Plant until his retirement. Mr. McKenzie was a charter member of the Norwich Junior Chamber of Commerce, a past member of the Union Country Club, the Elks Club and the Lions Club. He was of the protestant faith but attended the St. Augustine Catholic Church in Union with his family.

Surviving in addition to his wife of fifty-five years, are two sons: Keith McKenzie and wife Margaret of York, and Matthew McKenzie and wife Sara of Pacolet; a sister: Marilyn Hackenberg and husband Robert of East Lyme, CT; a special cousin: Helen MacKenzie of Norwich, CT; a granddaughter: Maranda McKenzie; two step-granddaughters: Madeline and Hannah Norton; a step-grandson: Justin Hyatt; and his beloved pet dog, Dash. Mr. McKenzie was predeceased by a son, Kenneth George McKenzie, Jr.

Funeral services will be held 11:30 AM, Wednesday, October 1, 2008 at St. Augustine Catholic Church conducted by Rev. Mr. Harry Pecko, Deacon. Burial will be in Union Memorial Gardens with Military Honors.

Active pallbearers will be Don Martin, Johnny Turner, Don Hyder, Douglas Lawing, Thomas Coffey and Hamp Jeter.

The following are asked to assemble at the church at 11:15 AM Wednesday to form the honorary escort: Don Winslow, Horace Corbett, Marian Byrd, Keath Bailey, John Brown, Hugh Dillard, Jack Rash, Jim Cunningham, Leo Hines, and Harold Simmons.

The family will receive friends Tuesday 7:00 until 8:00 PM Tuesday evening at the S.R. Holcombe Funeral Home and a reception will be held Wednesday following the interment at the cemetery.

Memorials may be made to the Union Co. Humane Society, P.O. Box 101, Union, SC, 29379 or to True Care Humane Society, P.O. Box 525, Union, SC, 29379.

The family is at the home, 115 Hidden Hill Rd., Union, SC.

 

 



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