January 08, 1932 - - February 26, 2019
Gaffney -- Mr. Jackie Edward Hammett, 87, of 2421 Pacolet Hwy, went to be with the Lord on Tuesday, February 26th, 2019, at his residence.
Born in Spartanburg, he was the loving husband of Billie Sue Allen Hammett for 65 years. Son of the late Johnnie and Hazel Hammett, he retired from Milliken, was the owner of Hammett's Barber Shop for many years, and operated Elmore's Barbe ...
Herbert Millard Jr
January 21, 1954 - - August 10, 2018
Gaffney -- Herbert Albert Millard Jr., 64, of 3208 Union Highway, passed away Friday, August 10th, 2018, at Spartanburg Regional Hospice Home.
Born in Bristol, he was the husband of Jean Wise Milllard, the son of the late Herbert Albert Millard Sr. and Dorothy Chapman, and he was a veteran of the United States Navy.
In addition to his wife, Mr. Millard is survived by a daught ...
Ladson DuBose Sr
August 28, 1927 - - May 29, 2018
Blacksburg - Dr. Ladson Lawrence DuBose, 90, of 102 West Ramseur Drive, Blacksburg, South Carolina, passed away at his home on Tuesday, May 29, 2018.
Dr. DuBose was born in Dazell in Sumter County, South Carolina, on August 28, 1927, to the late Thomas Chalmers and Crawford Jenkins DuBose. He and his siblings went to live at The Thornwell Home for Children in Clinton, South Ca ...
Claude Cobb Sr
March 14, 1930 - - May 23, 2018
Blacksburg -- Claude S Cobb, Sr., 88, went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, May 23rd, 2018 at his home surrounded by family.
Born in Clinton, SC, he was the loving husband of Alice R. Cobb for 59 years and the son of the late John Russell and Mae Hardin Cobb. He retired from Cherokee Finishing in Gaffney after 40 years. He served in the Korean War in the 606th Aircraft ...
November 24, 1947 - - August 16, 2017
Blacksburg -- George David Richardson, 69, of 819 Bridges Road, passed away Wednesday, August 16th, 2017, at his residence.
Born in Blacksburg, he was the husband of Kathy Davenport Richardson and the son of the late Wilbur and Mildred Richardson. Dave proudly served in the United States Army from June of 1967 until June of 1969 and spent eleven months in Vietnam. In 1997, h ...
September 15, 1951 - - June 13, 2017
York -- Ernie Lee Rinehart, 65, of 756 Polly Circle, passed away Tuesday, June 13th, 2017, at Piedmont Medical Center.
Born in Rock Hill, he was the husband of Gloria Hardin Rinehart and the son of the late Henry Browning and Dorothy Jetton. Mr. Rinehart worked at Ahern Rental. He was a veteran of the US Marines and a member of United Veterans of America and the American Le ...
Alfred Edwards Jr
January 10, 1952 - - May 27, 2017
Blacksburg -- Alfred Ray Edwards Jr., 65, of 217 North Charleston Street, passed away Saturday, May 27th, 2017, at his residence.
Born in Roanoke, VA, he was the husband of Judy Parker Edwards and the son of Susie Edwards Gross and the late Alfred Ray Edwards Sr. Mr. Edwards retired as a quality engineer and was a veteran of the United States Navy.
In addition to wife and mo ...
November 18, 1937 - - May 12, 2017
Blacksburg -- Wayne Pridmore "Looney" Higgins, 79, of 108 N. Calles Street, passed away Friday, May 12th, 2017, at Peachtree Centre.
Born in Gaffney, he was the son of the late Willie Higgins and Margaret Pridmore Higgins Melton. Mr. Higgins was a member of First Baptist Church of Blacksburg. He served in the United States Marine Corp from 1959-1963. He attended sc ...
Piney Martin Sr
August 15, 1920 - - March 27, 2017
Gaffney -- Piney Trees Martin Sr., 96, of 131 Piney Knob Dr., passed away Monday, March 27th, 2017, at Mary Black Health System - Gaffney.
Born in Gaffney, he was the widower of Frances Allison Martin and the son of the late Robert and Mary Scates Martin. Mr. Martin retired from textiles and was a member of Faith Baptist Church. He also served in the United States Army durin ...
March 19, 1926 - - March 01, 2017
Blacksburg -- Loyd Ray Champion, 90, of 623 Cherokee Falls Road, passed away Wednesday, March 1st, 2017, at his home.
Born in Gaffney, he was the widower of Betty Hampton Champion and the son of the late Raymond Lepwood Champion and Mary Pearl Patrick Champion. Mr. Champion owned his own business in Kings Mountain for many years and later retired from Burlington Industries. H ...