GEORGETOWN — Lillian Barker Kirkland, 89, died Saturday, October 23, 2004.
Mrs. Kirkland was born in Olar on July 13, 1915, a daughter of the late William Washington Barker and Anna Eliza Morris Barker. She was a graduate of Olar High School. Mrs. Kirkland was the former bookkeeper for the family business, Georgetown Auto Parts, and a member of Olar Baptist Church. She was the widow of Claude Dickinson Kirkland.
Surviving are: a son Claude D. Kirkland, Jr. and his wife, Laura Strickland Kirkland, of Georgetown; a grandson, Claude “Tres” D. Kirkland, III and his wife, Amber Shreve Kirkland, of Myrtle Beach; and a great-grandson, Cooper Michael Kirkland of Myrtle Beach.
Funeral services will be two o’clock Tuesday afternoon, October 26, 2004 at the graveside in Pennyroyal Memorial Gardens. Officiating will be the Rev. Dr. Ted A. Sherrill and the Rev. Hiram L. McElrath.
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The family will receive friends at the residence, 623 Willowbank Road, Monday evening, October 25, 2004, from six until eight.
Arrangements are by the Georgetown Chapel of Mayer Funeral Home.
POMARIA — Services for Katherine C. Lominick will be conducted at 3:00 p.m. Tuesday at St. Philip’s Lutheran Church with burial in the church cemetery. Visitation will be Monday from 6:30 - 8:00 p.m. at McSwain-Evans Funeral Home. Memorials may be made to St. Philip’s Lutheran Church Family Life Center, 2461 St. Philip’s Church Road, Newberry, SC 29108.
Mrs. Lominick, 82, widow of William R. “Brother” Lominick, died October 24, 2004. She was a member of St. Philip’s Lutheran Church.
Surviving are sons, Charles A. ”Andy” Lominick of Pomaria and William B. “Bill” Lominick of Newberry; a sister, Edith C. Norwood of Due West; a brother, James A. Coleman of Norfolk, VA; five grandchildren and one great-grandchild. She was predeceased by a daughter, Lorraine L. Deloney.
CHAPIN — Memorial services for Dorothy Snyder Widner, 82, will be held Tuesday, October 26, 2004, at 2:00 PM, at St. Peter Lutheran Church (Pineywoods). Memorials may be made to the church. Caughman-Harman Funeral Home, Chapin Chapel, is in charge.
Mrs. Widner died Saturday, October 23, 2004. Born in Indianapolis, Indiana, she was the daughter of the late Herbert D. and Jean Morris Snyder. She was a graduate of Wittenburg University in Springfield, Ohio.
Surviving are her husband, Albert Widner; daughters and sons-in-law, Kathy and Rod Rubbo; Kendra and Michael Hawkins and Karla and Thomas Gipson; grandchildren, Andrew and Allison Gipson and brother, Donald Snyder.
CHERAW — Mrs. Elizabeth “Betty” Moore Tomberlin, age 71, died Saturday, October 23, 2004.
Born in Keene, New Hampshire she was the daughter of Eldora Davis Moore Hager and the late Frank Charles Moore.
She was a 1951 graduate of Keene High School and from Elliot Community Hospital School of Nursing in 1957.
She was retired from Chesterfield General Hospital where she was on staff for over 30 years. She was a member of First United Methodist Church where she was a member of the Joy Club, the Chancel Choir and the Kinsey Malloy Bible Class. .She is survived by a Daughter Susan Tomberlin Burgess and husband Mike of Lancaster, SC; and son Scott William Tomberlin and wife Jennifer of Cheraw. Three grand children Amanda Michele Burgess, Jensen Stacy Tomberlin, and Mason Foster Tomberlin. Her Mother Eldora Moore Hager and Step Father John Hager of Keene, NH.
Two Brothers, Fredrick Moore and wife Margery of Merlow, NH, and Reginald Moore and wife Kathy of Keene, NH. One Sister in law Betty Curtis Hayden and husband Curtis of Swansea, SC. And many nieces and nephews also survive. She was predeceased by her Husband William F. Tomberlin, and her son Stacey Frank Tomberlin.
Funeral services will be held on Tuesday October 26, 2004 at 3:00 pm at First United Methodist Church with interment in Chatham Hill Memorial Gardens. The Family will receive friends from 6- 8 pm on Monday October 25, 2004 at Norton Funeral Home in Cheraw.
Memorials may be made to First United Methodist Church or the American Cancer Society.
Norton Funeral Home of Cheraw is serving the Tomberlin family.
SUMTER — Services for Blanche Amerson, 95, widow of Walter Amerson, are 11 a.m. (visitation 10 a.m.) Tuesday at Elmore-Cannon-Stephens Funeral Home and Crematorium with burial in Evergreen Memorial Park Cemetery. Born in Williamsburg Co. to Samuel and Lula Harrington Holliday, she died Oct. 23, 2004. She was a member of Grace Baptist Church. Surviving are four nieces; four nephews; others.
GRANITEVILLE — Services for Carolyn Miller Berrie will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday (visitation 7-9 tonight) at Hatcher Funeral Home, Langley, with burial in Langley Cemetery. She died October 23, 2004. Surviving are spouse, Tommy Berrie; daughters, Faye Sowers, Alicia Italia; stepsons, Tommy Jr., Olin, Carl Berrie; sisters, Lillian Clanton, Tyra Adams; brother, John Miller; four grands; two great-grandchildren.
ORANGEBURG — Services for Marion C. Day are 1 p.m. (viewing noon) today at Trinity UMC with burial in Belleville Memorial Gardens. Glover’s Funeral Home is in charge. Born in Anderson Co. to Oscar and Henrietta Hammonds Day, he died Oct. 19, 2004. Surviving are wife, Jessie Robinson Day; daughters, Dr. Mildred Day-Rose, Dr. Marian Nichols; grands, Brion, Alysa Rose, Yvette Nichols; 4 nieces; 1 nephew.
SUMTER — Services for James Floyd Duke, 81, are 4 p.m. Tuesday at Shaw Heights Baptist Church with burial in Evergreen Memorial Park Cemetery. Visitation is 6-8 tonight at Elmore Hill McCreight Funeral Home and Crematory. Born in Northampton Co., N.C. to Waverly and Eva Floyd Duke, he died Oct. 24, 2004. Surviving are wife, Genevieve White Duke; 3 children; 2 siblings; 6 grands; 7 great-grandchildren.
GASTON — Funeral service for Sgt. 1st Class John Sherman Eastlake, US Army, (Ret.), 78, of Gaston will be held 2 o’clock Tuesday, October 26, 2004 at Shives Funeral Home, Colonial Chapel, conducted by Chaplain Valerie Hahn. Interment, with full military honors, will follow in Memorial Gardens of Columbia. The family will receive friends from 6 until 8 Monday evening at the funeral home.
Mr. Eastlake was a graduate of Palmer Jr. College, 1973, and the University of South Carolina, 1976.
EDGEFIELD — A graveside service for Peter Etheredge, 71, formerly of Saluda, will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday in Mt. Enon Baptist Church Cemetery, Saluda. Butler & Sons Funeral Home, Saluda, is in charge. Born in Saluda Co. to Walter and Pauline Mathis Etheredge, he died October 22, 2004. Surviving are sisters, Irene Pitts, Pauline Stevenson, Christine Padgett; nieces; nephews.
February 9th, 1966 - June 27th, 2006
Funeral services for Marty Wayne Mincey, 40, will be held at 3:00 p.m. Friday, June 30, 2006 at Lakeview Baptist Church. The Revs. Charles Boswell and Sammy Ward will officiate and Brown-Pennington-Atkins Funeral Home is in charge. The family will receive friends following the service in the Family Life Center. Memorials may be made to the Marty Mincey Fund, c/o First Citizens, 208 W. Home Ave., Hartsville, SC 29550. Mr. Mincey died Tuesday, June 27, 2006. Born in Loris, SC, he was a son of Patricia Ann Elvis Rein and David Rein and Clifton Mincey, Jr. He was a 1985 graduate of Loris High School and received a BS degree in Civil Engineering and a BS degree in Business from Francis Marion University. He was a business owner and known throughout the Hartsville Community. He was a very active parent in the Hartsville Northern Baseball League and served as a board member from 1995-2002. One of Coach Marty's proudest accomplishments and honors was serving as Assistant Manager in 1999 and Manager in 2000 when the Hartsville Northern became the South Carolina Dixie Youth state champions. He will always be known as a wonderful husband, father, son, brother, friend and coach. Surviving are his wife, Leslie Owens Mincey of Hartsville, SC; sons, Patrick Mincey, Cody Mincey, and Tristin Mincey, all of Hartsville, SC; parents, Patricia and David Rein of Hanahan, SC; father, Clifton Mincey of Loris, SC; sister, Brandy Rein of Hanahan, SC.
August 28th, 1921 - June 26th, 2006
Graveside services for Ruby Jacqueline Gainey Gordon, 84, will be held at 11:00 a.m. Thursday, June 29, 2006 at Beasley Cemetery. The Rev. Ed Griggs will officiate and Brown-Pennington-Atkins Funeral Home is in charge. The family will receive friends following the service at the residence of Mrs. Dot Beasley, 3025 Ousleydale Road, Hartsville, SC. Mrs. Gordan, widow of Duke Gordon, died Monday, June 26, 2006. Born in Darlington Co., SC, she was a daughter of the late E. V. and Margaret Ann Gainey Gainey. Surviving are her daughters, Jet Orr Collins of Columbia, SC, Joyce Lemay of Columbia, SC; grandsons and spouses, Steven and Donna Orr, James and Rhonda Orr; 2 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her brothers, Leroy Gainey, Ashton Gainey, Jerome Gainey; sisters, Eula Hendrix, Avery Truett, Teddie Culpepper, Nora Bell Talbert, Beulah Beasley, Lula Beasley, and Geneva Gainey.
April 16th, 1923 - April 24th, 2006
Funeral services for Lucas Benjamin Johnson, 83, will be held at 2:00 p.m. Thursday, April 27, 2006 at Brown-Pennington-Atkins Funeral Home Chapel. The Rev. Wayne Cash will officiate with burial in Magnolia Cemetery. The family will receive friends Wednesday, April 26, 2006 from 5-7 p.m. at the funeral home. Mr. Johnson, widower of Lorene Campbell Johnson, died Monday, April 24, 2006. Born in Chesterfiled Co., SC, he was a son of the late Warren A. and Bessie Shaw Johnson. He was an Army veteran, serving during WWII. Surviving are his son and daughter-in-law, Ricky and Phyllis Johnson of Hartsville, SC; daughter and son-in-law, Shirley and Raeford Kirven of Hartsville, SC; grandchildren, Derrick Kirven, Wendy Yarbrough, Frankie Johnson, Tiffany Aldrich, Brandy Johnson, Sandy Johnson; great-grandchildren, Kaitlyn Yarbrough, Carley Yarbrough, Brady Aldrich. He was preceded in death by 13 brothers and sisters.
June 24th, 1925 - April 20th, 2006
Funeral services for Rheda Clay Stokes, 80, will be held at 2:00 p.m. Sunday, April 23, 2006 at the First Presbyterian Church. The Rev. Dr. Jeri Parris Perkins will officiate with burial in Magnolia Cemetery directed by Brown-Pennington-Atkins Funeral Home. The family will receive friends Saturday, April 22, 2006 from 4-6 p.m. at the funeral home. Memorials may be made to the First Presbyterian Church, 213 W. Home Ave., Hartsville, SC 29550 or Pee Dee Mental Health Center, 125 E. Cheves St., Florence, SC 29506. Mrs. Stokes, widow of Luther H. Stokes, died Thursday, April 20, 2006. Born in McBee, SC, she was a daughter of the late John Henry and Cornelia Baker Clay. She was a member of the First Presbyterian Church. She devoted many years as advocate of mental health issues. She served as chairman and also chairman of the Pee Dee Mental Health Center Board for two terms. She also chaired the Advisory Council of the Pee Dee Coalition against Domestic and Sexual Assault. Surviving are her son, James M. “Jimmy” Johnson of Hartsville, SC; sisters, Willie C. Kelley of Hartsville, SC, Drexel C. Chapman of Charlotte, NC; grandchildren, Brittiany Johnson and Ross Johnson; great-grandson, Hunter Brunson. She was preceded in death by her sister, Ruby C. Melton.