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Thursday
Sep182014

William Claude Carwile

Belton, SC - William Claude Carwile, 80, husband of Faye Carwile, died Wednesday, September 17, 2014 at AnMed Health Medical Center.

Born in Abbeville County, he was the son of the late Seth M. and Mary Nance Carwile. He was a U.S. Army Veteran. Mr. Carwile retired from Edgecomb Metals in Greenville. He was a member of Second Baptist Church, Belton and the Leroy Campbell Sunday School Class. He was a Mason. Mr. Carwile was a devoted family man who loved his wife, children and grandchildren.

Survivors include his wife, Faye Carwile of the home; four sons, Mike Carwile and wife, Robin of Fort Mill, Greg Carwile and wife, Yan of Fort Worth, Texas, Stan Carwile and wife, Angie of Anderson, and Phil Carwile and wife, Lyndi of Honea Path; two stepsons, Ken Bradshaw and wife, Raye and Rick Bradshaw and wife, Sandy, of Anderson; one stepdaughter, Paula Martin and husband, Jon of Anderson; fifteen grandchildren; four great grandchildren; and his special canine companion, Bella.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his first wife, Betty Carwile and a sister, Mary Ann Lollis.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday at Sullivan-King Mortuary Chapel conducted by Rev. T. Dale Lynch. Burial will follow in the Garden of Memories. The family will receive friends from 10 until 11 a.m. Saturday at the mortuary, 3205 North Highway 81, Anderson. The family is at the residence.

Flowers are optional; memorials may be made to the Cancer Association of Anderson, 215 East Calhoun Street, Anderson, SC 29621.

Sullivan-King Mortuary

Thursday
Sep182014

Marty Sue Bland Scott

Martha (Marty) Sue Bland Scott, 73, formerly of Westwood Estates, passed away Wednesday, September 17, 2014 at her residence.

Born September 25, 1940 in Miami, FL, she was the daughter of the late Warren R. Bland and Beatrice Carlisle McNair. Marty was the beloved wife of the late Jack E. Scott, Sr. and a homemaker.

Surviving are her children, Kimberly G. Scott, Christopher W. Scott (Jennifer), Jack Edward Scott, Jr. (LuAnne) all of Anderson and Andy Scott (Christie) of Easley; 10 grandchildren, Eric, Ashley, Aaron, Dylan, Brandon, Zach, Camron, Amelia, Taylor and Caleb; great grandson, Liam; sister, Denise Summerell of Ashboro, NC and brother, Nicky McNair of Smiths, AL. Marty was preceded in death by a brother, Meredith McNair.

Funeral service will be held 2pm Sunday at Sullivan-King Mortuary, officiated by her grandson, Pastor Aaron Scott. The family will receive friends prior to the service from 1 until 2pm at the Mortuary. The family is at their respective homes.

Tuesday
Sep162014

Hazel Elrod

Anderson, SC - Hazel Elrod joined her sister, Ruth Elrod, and brother, James Thomas Elrod in heaven on September 14, 2014. She was 93 years old. She leaves behind friends, neighbors, students, and her beloved cat, Cutie. Special friends, Ronnie and Donna Fowler survive her.

Hazel lived all of her life in the Flat Rock community, residing in the house that her father built in 1915. She and her family worked on the farm, growing cotton, corn, wheat, oats, and vegetables. Hazel attended elementary school at the old Flat Rock Elementary School and later taught there. She received her Associate Degree from Anderson College and her Bachelor’s Degree from Erskine College. 

Hazel began her teaching career in the 40’s, teaching first and second grade at the old Flat Rock School. She then taught first grade at Starr Elementary School, completing her career there. Her teaching career spanned 44 years. She was a member of Flat Rock Presbyterian Church.

Hazel will be remembered for her strong love for her family and farm, as well as her love for animals. She mothered many dogs, cats, and peacocks over the years. Hazel once nursed a wounded red hawk back to health, named him Speck and helped him to fly again. Hazel will also be remembered for her generosity, stoicism, and tenacity.

The Fowlers would like to give a heartfelt thanks to the staff of Exalted Health and Rehab of Iva for the care provided to Hazel over the last few weeks, as well as to Ark Hospice. A special thanks to Kaye Vaughn for the kind and compassionate care that she provided to Hazel in recent years. 

In keeping with Hazel’s wishes, no services are planned. Please remember her by making a donation to the Anderson Free Clinic, P.O. Box 728, Anderson, SC 29622.

Sullivan-King Mortuary

www.sullivanking.com

Tuesday
Sep162014

Barbara McGregor Moules

Anderson, SC - Barbara McGregor Moules, 83, widow of Robert Henry (Bob) Moules, Sr., passed away Monday, September 15, 2014, surrounded by her loving family.

Born July 23, 1931 in Anderson, she was the daughter of the late William Fred and Tommie Campbell McGregor. She was a graduate of Winthrop University. Barbara began her career with the C.I.A. in Lima, Peru, where she met her husband. After moving back to Anderson, she taught at Centerville Elementary School for 25 years. Her family was very important to her, and she was active in the lives of her children, grandchildren and great grandchildren.  She volunteered at the Anderson Free Clinic for several years. Barbara was a member of First Presbyterian Church, the Ladies Bible Class, and Circle #5.  

Survivors include her son, Robert H. “Bobby” Moules, Jr. and wife, Chere’; two daughters, Jeanne James and husband, Larry, and Katie Newton and husband, Wes, all of Anderson; eight grandchildren, Kristina Ferrell Callaham and husband, Jacob, Cameron Sprinkle and wife, Mica, Christian Sprinkle, McKenzie Moules, Macie Moules, Nathan Newton, Ben Newton and Ian Newton; three great grandchildren, Harper Callaham, Madelynn Callaham and Hayden Newton; and a nephew, Tom McGregor, his wife, Patsy, and their family of Anderson.

In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by her brother, William F. “Mac” McGregor, Jr. 

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday at First Presbyterian Church conducted by Dr. Dennis Tedder. Entombment will follow at Forest Lawn Memorial Park Mausoleum. The family will receive friends from 6 until 8 p.m. Wednesday at Sullivan-King Mortuary. The family is at the residence. 

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to First Presbyterian Church, 302 West Whitner Street, Anderson, SC 29624.

Sunday
Sep142014

Barbara Ann Black Stallsworth

Anderson, SC - Barbara Ann Black Stallsworth, age 71, wife of Edward Brian Stallsworth, passed away on Friday, September 12, 2014.

Born on December 27, 1942, in Anderson, SC, she was the daughter of the late Troy Black and the late Helen Margaret Barrett Stewart.

She is survived by her husband Edward Brian Stallsworth; two sisters, Shelby Sullivan and Charlotte Reed. 

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by two sisters and one brother.

The Funeral Service will be on Tuesday, September 16, 2014 at 3:00 p.m. at Mountain Creek Baptist Church with Reverend Billy Ray Whitfield officiating.  Interment will follow in Forest Lawn Memorial Park.

The family will be at the home of her nephew, Carl Davenport, 330 Cherry Dr., Anderson, SC and will receive friends at the church from 1:30 p.m. until 2:30 p.m. prior to the service.

Flowers will be accepted or memorials may be made to ALS Association.

A message of condolence may be sent by visiting www.mcdougaldfuneralhome.com

Thursday
Sep112014

Marianne Carr Roberts

Pendleton, SC - Marianne Carr Roberts, 77, widow of Harold Jerome Roberts, died Tuesday, September 9, 2014 at her residence.

Born November 29, 1936 in Anderson, she was the daughter of the late Richard Coleman and Agnes Noffsinger Carr. She was a homemaker and a member of the Electric City Garden Club. Mrs. Roberts was a member of Welcome Baptist Church and the W.M.U. of the church.

Survivors include her son, Gregory C. Roberts and wife, Debbie of Wadley, Alabama; her daughter, Molly Roberts of Anderson; three grandchildren, Michelle Ferrel and husband, Brett of Chelsea, Alabama, James Richard Roberts and wife, Courtney of Piedmont, and Rhianna Roberts Rule and husband, Clif of Flowery Branch, Georgia; three great grandchildren, Corin Ferrel, Quinton Ferrel, and Addison Rule; and a brother, Richard W. Carr and wife, Peggy of Hampstead, NC.

In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by a daughter, Karen Ann Roberts.

Funeral services will be held at 4 p.m. Friday, September 12, 2014 at Sullivan-King Mortuary Chapel conducted by William R. West, Jr. and Hugh Burgess. Burial will be at 2 p.m. Central Time, Saturday, September 13, 2014 at Hillview Memorial Park, Alexander City, Alabama. The family will receive friends following the service Friday at the mortuary, 3205 North Highway 81, Anderson. 

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Welcome Baptist Church, 4800 Clemson Boulevard, Pendleton, SC 29670 or Vaculitis Foundation, P.O. Box 28660, Kansas City, Missouri 64188.

Sunday
Aug242014

Gordon J. Hooker

Lake Secession, SC - Gordon John Hooker, 85, died Thursday, August 21, 2014 at the Rainey Hospice House in Anderson.

He was born in Cheektowaga, New York on June 28, 1929. He was a veteran of five wars including Venezuela, Portugal, World War II, Korea, and Vietnam. He served in the U.S. Marine Corp from 1944-1957 and the U.S. Air Force from 1957-1970. He was wounded in the Korean War and the Vietnam War and was awarded the Purple Heart and the Bronze Star, along with many other medals and awards. He retired January 1, 1970 after 26 years of outstanding military service.

His passion was fishing, from the West Coast to the East Coast, on any lake during his travels with his kayak boats. He earned several degrees including his Doctorate Degree from San Bernardino State University. Throughout his life he enjoyed meeting new people and joking about meeting “Happy Hooker”. He valued his wide circle of friends and was a member of the Knights of Columbus, American Legion and the V.F.W.

Survivors include his wife of 64 ½ years, Ruby K. Hooker; his daughter, Mary C. Hooker-Groves and husband, Michael A. Groves; son, Gordon Dwayne Hooker and wife, Mary L. Hooker; six grandchildren, Joseph M. Billingsley and wife, Bobbi J. Billingsley, Ross A. Billingsley, Patrick M. Groves, Jason L. Pierce, Todd J. Pierce, and Tabitha D. Pierce; and three great grandchildren, Jalen Johnson, Kaleb M. Billingsley and Cambria J. Billingsley.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Monday, August 25, 2014 at St. Mary of the Angels Catholic Church. Burial, with full military honors, will follow in the M.J. “Dolly” Cooper Veterans Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 5 until 7 p.m. Sunday, August 24, at Sullivan-King Mortuary, 3205 North Highway 81, Anderson. 

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Cancer Association of Anderson, 215 East Calhoun Street, Anderson, SC 29621 or to the American Heart Association, 3535 Pelham Road, Suite 101, Greenville, SC 29615.

Sullivan-King Mortuary

www.sullivanking.com

Saturday
Aug232014

Peggy Edwins Anderson

Pendleton - Peggy Edwins Anderson, 76, wife of James E. “Jim” Anderson, died Thursday, August 21, 2014 at Mease Countryside Hospital in Safety Harbor, Florida.

Born August 20, 1938 in Orangeburg, she was the daughter of the late Elliott and Annie Lou McElhannon Edwins. She was a member of Pendle ton First Baptist Church.

Survivors include her husband, Jim of the home; two daughters, Kim Anderson Burgess and husband, Rickey of Pendleton; LuAnne Anderson Newton and husband, Michael of Safety Harbor, Florida; her granddaughter, with whom she shared a very special bond, Courtney Newton of Safety Harbor, Florida; brother, Richard Edwins and wife, Diane of Clinton; sister, Connie Reid and husband, Craig of Walterboro; and a number of nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Monday at Pendleton First Baptist Church conducted by Dr. Courtney Krueger, Rev. Jennifer Rygg and Rev. Harry Girtman. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends from 6:30 until 8:30 p.m. Sunday at Sullivan-King Mortuary, 3205 North Highway 81, Anderson.

Memorials may be made to Pendleton First Baptist Church, P.O. Box 187, Pendleton, SC 29670.

Sullivan-King Mortuary

www.sullivanking.com

Thursday
Aug212014

Carol Jane Garnier

Townville, SC - Carol Jane Bryant Garnier, age 67, passed away on Tuesday, August 19, 2014 at her residence.

Born in Elbert County, GA, she was the daughter of the late Charles Harold Bryant and the late Martha Elera Wallace Bryant Simmons.  She retired from Delta Airlines as an Internal Overseas Auditor.  She was a member of the Beta Sigma Phi Sisterhood and the Red Hatters Society of Dickson Memorial United Methodist Church and active with Senior Solutions. Carol was a member of Oakdale Baptist Church.

She is survived by her children, Sonja Payne Reed, of Seneca, SC; Jeffery Haskell Payne, of Seneca, SC and Wesley Payne (Christina), of Canton, GA; sisters, Annette Bryant Singleton, of Bowman, GA, Brenda Bryant Deal, of Martin, GA, and Debra Bryant Labenburg, of Anderson, SC; four grandchildren, Whitney Burton (Chris), Morgan Reed, Michael Payne, and Nicholas Payne; one great-granddaughter, Caroline Jane Burton; her lifetime companion, Jeffrey Winkler; and her faithful furry companions, her dogs, Shadow, Perseus, Triton, and Sparky and cat, Venus.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her brothers, Charles Anthony “Tony” Bryant, Darell Bryant and Arnie Bryant; and her special friend, Jane Kameoka.

The Memorial Service will be held at Calvary Church of God in Westminster, on Sunday, August 24, 2014 at 4:00 p.m. with Reverend Tray Brown officiating.  The family will gather for a time of visitation following the service at the church.

The family will be at the home of Chris and Whitney Burton, 825 Cabin Creek Cove, Westminster, SC 29693.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation, 37 Villa Road, Greenville, SC 29615.

A message of condolence may be sent by visiting www.mcdougaldfuneralhome.com

Tuesday
Aug192014

Jean Brown

Anderson, SC - Wilma Jean Willis Brown, age 70, passed away on Monday, August 18, 2014, at the Rainey Hospice House.

Born in LaFrance, SC, on August 15, 1944, she was the daughter of the late Jefferson T. Willis and the late Ruby Head Willis.  She worked for over 20 years at J.P. Stevens and retired from Ingles Grocery Store.  She was a member of LaFrance Baptist Church.

She is survived by her children, Lori Brown Crenshaw and her husband Stan, and Jeff Brown, all of Anderson; four grandchildren, Nick Crenshaw (Janel), Kathryn Crenshaw Moore (Cameron), Jerry Edward Franklin Brown, and Jefferson Tilman “J.T.” Brown; a great-granddaughter, Cheyenne Moore; three brothers, Tilman Willis (Audrey) and Nolan Willis (Whitney), of Anderson, SC and Ray Willis, of Sandy Springs, SC; three sisters, Louise Haggerty (Willie), of Sandy Springs, SC, Beatrice Rollins (Billy), of Pendleton, SC, and Pat Gaines (Mike), of Anderson, SC; daughter-in-law, Melissa Hill; and a brother-in-law, Arthur Roper.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Jerry F. Brown; brothers, Jones E. “Bud” Willis (Brenda) and J. Robert Willis; and sisters, Shirley Whitman (James) and Edna Roper.

The family will receive friends at The McDougald Funeral Home on Thursday, August 21, 2014 from 12:30 p.m. until 1:30 p.m.  The Funeral Service will follow in the chapel at 2:00 p.m. with Chaplain Damion Hutchins and Reverend Gene Burdette officiating.  Interment will follow at Memory Gardens in Clemson, SC.  

The family will be at the residence.

Flowers will be accepted, or memorials may be made to Hospice of the Upstate, 1835 Rogers Road, Anderson, SC 29621.

A message of condolence may be sent by visiting www.mcdougaldfuneralhome.com

Monday
Aug182014

Marian Masters Campbell

Anderson, SC - Marian Masters Campbell, age 95, died Monday, August 18, 2014 at NHC of Anderson.

Born in Anderson, she was the daughter of the late Marshall K. and Una P. Masters. She is survived by her sons, Lawrence T. Campbell (Lebrena) and Masters Campbell; and two granddaughters, Carly and Lawren Campbell.

Marian was predeceased by three sisters, Alice Pope Masters and twins, Doris Masters and Dorothy Masters Sullivan.

Marian was a graduate of Winthrop College and taught in Anderson Schools before becoming a homemaker and mother. She was a communicant of Grace Episcopal Church.

Later in life, Marian transformed and operated Masters Country Store for over 25 years. The store was started by her father around 1917.

Marian had a full and enjoyable life in her decorated residences on Moultrie Square and Lake Hartwell. She enjoyed the company of many friends young and old and was especially fond of Hal Ainsworth and Winton Noah of Atlanta, Georgia and her trusted helper, James Calvin Harris of Anderson.

The family would like to extend a special thanks to all of the caregivers over the last five years, including the staff of Summer House and NHC of Anderson.

Graveside services will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday under the Bell Tower at Forest Lawn Memorial Park.

Memorials may be made to Grace Episcopal Church, 711 South McDuffie Street, Anderson, SC 29624 or Anderson Heritage, P.O. Box 58, Anderson, SC 29622.

Sullivan-King Mortuary
www.sullivanking.com

Saturday
Aug092014

Robert C. Crawford

Anderson, SC - Robert C. “Bob” Crawford, age 80, passed away on Friday, August 8, 2014 at the Rainey Hospice House.

Born March 30, 1934 in Syracuse, NY, Bob was the son of the late Melvin B. Crawford and the late Norma Tappen Crawford.  He was a graduate of Morrisville State College, Morrisville, NY.  Bob proudly served his country in the United States Air Force.  He was involved in the American Legion, a volunteer at the Anderson Free Clinic and enjoyed bowling in various leagues.

Bob is survived by his devoted wife, Barbara Bennett Crawford, his 7 loving children and their spouses, 14 grandchildren, 3 great-grandchildren and his springer spaniel, Buddy.

A memorial service will be held on Tuesday, August 12, 2014 at 7:00 PM at Grace Episcopal Church. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Hospice of the Upstate, Anderson, SC.

The McDougald Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Anderson, SC.