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Monday
Sep062010

DOROTHY SANDERS

ANDERSON – Dorothy Irene Couch Sanders, 90, of Anderson, wife of Myles Marvin Sanders, died Saturday, September 4, 2010 at the Rainey Hospice House.

Born April 24, 1920 in Spartanburg, she was the daughter of the late George and Myrtle Guice Couch. She was a former textile employee, a homemaker, and a member of Temple Baptist Church.

Survivors include her husband, Myles Marvin Sanders; special friends, John and Earline Grey, Shannon and Neal Junkins, and Holley, Zane, and Zoey Junkins, all of Anderson; niece, Lorraine Parris and her husband, Frank of Anderson; five great nieces and nephews; ten great-great nieces and nephews; and four great-great-great nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a sister, Mary Williams.

Funeral services will be held at 4 p.m. Monday at Sullivan-King Mortuary, Downtown Chapel, conducted by Rev. Gordon Taylor. Entombment will be in Forest Lawn Memorial Park Mausoleum. The family will receive friends from 3 until 4 p.m. Monday at the mortuary, 401 North Main Street, Anderson. The family is at the residence.

Flowers are optional; memorials may be made to Hospice of the Upstate, 1835 Rogers Road, Anderson, SC 29621.

SULLIVAN-KING MORTUARY, DOWNTOWN CHAPEL

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Monday
Sep062010

CAROLYN D. WATERS

FEBRUARY 25, 1941 – SEPTEMBER 3, 2010

ANDERSON, SC – Carolyn Dover Waters, age 69, resident of Ellenburg Nursing Center and formerly of 210 Pine Lane, passed away on Friday, September 3, 2010, at AnMed Health Medical Center. 

Born in Greenville, on February 25, 1941, she was a daughter of the late Lonnie Moe Dover and Fannie Sargent Dover.  She was a homemaker and a member of North Anderson Baptist Church.

Survivors include her children: Donna Jean Smith, John Anthony Waters, and Reginald Neal Waters, all of Anderson; brother, Kenneth Harold Dover of Liberty; six grandchildren and one great grandchild.

She was predeceased by her husband, John Thomas Waters.

A Graveside Service will be held at 3:00 pm on Tuesday, September 7, 2010, at Oaklawn Memorial Gardens, conducted by Dr. Johnny F. McKinney.

The family will receive friends at The McDougald Funeral Home from 6:00 pm until 8:00 pm on Monday.

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

THE McDOUGALD FUNERAL HOME, Anderson.

Thursday
Sep022010

KATHRYN T. PREVOST

NOVEMBER 18, 1917 - SEPTEMBER 2, 2010

ANDERSON, SC -- Kathryn Toole Prevost, age 92, of Anderson, SC, died on September 2, 2010, at the Rainey Hospice House. 

Born in Lewistown, Pennsylvania on November 18th, 1917, she was the daughter of the late Prof. Clarence and Violet Toole.  Kathryn Prevost was married on March 20, 1942, to the late Dr. Claude T. Prevost, Sr. of Anderson.  She adored him and they were best friends. She was a graduate of Agnes Scott College, Atlanta, GA.  Her passions were her flowers and reading.  She shared her knowledge and interesting facts with her friends and family.  She loved discussing the classics with her grandchildren and her quote to them was, "You make your own day." Her favorite Bible verse was Psalm 118:24, “This is the day that the Lord has made; let us rejoice and be glad in it.” She was a member of the First Presbyterian Church of Anderson, Club 24, and the Friday Book Club. 

Surviving are her four children, two daughters: Nancy Prevost Speer and her husband, John Speer of Anderson; Heather Prevost Hilliard and her husband, Glenn Hilliard of Atlanta, GA; two sons: Claude T. Prevost, Jr. and wife, Jane E. Prevost of Columbia; Ernest W. Prevost and Margaret Bohannan of Anderson; nine grandchildren: Kathryn H. Stuart, John Speer, Charles Speer, Nancy H. Joyce, Richard Speer, Claude T. Prevost III, Elizabeth Glenn H. Shaw, William R. Prevost, and Charles C. Prevost. She was blessed with eight great-grandchildren and her devoted companion and friend, Janie Fair. Her family thanks Viola Mattress and Hospice for their kindness. 

A Graveside Service will be held at 10:30 AM on Saturday at Forest Lawn Memorial Park, Anderson, SC with Dr. Dennis R. Tedder officiating. 

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in her memory to Thornwell Home for Children, PO Box 60, Clinton, SC 29325. 

KK always said, "It's a beautiful day."

THE McDOUGALD FUNERAL HOME

Wednesday
Sep012010

ALVIN GUY SHANKLIN

ANDERSON – Alvin Guy Shanklin, 91, of 4005 Highway 24, went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, September 1, 2010. He was preceded in death by his loving wife of 67 years, Viola Barnum Shanklin.
Mr. Shanklin was born April 22, 1919 in Greenville County to the late Julius Lewis Shanklin, Sr. and Cora Darby Shanklin. He was a retired textile employee with J.P. Stevens, Appleton Plant. He was a member of New Prospect Baptist Church, the John McLees Sunday School Class, and a former member of Divver Masonic Lodge. He served his country during World War II in the United States Army.
Mr. Shanklin was an avid bird observer and animal lover. His backyard residence was a certified wildlife habitat.
Surviving are his two daughters, Sandra Martin and her husband, Cleo, and Pat Buckner and her husband, Butch, all of Anderson; four grandchildren, Bob, Jon, and Alan Martin, and Leigh Ann Buckner; three great-grandchildren, Haley, Logan, and Colt Martin; and one sister, Margaret Shanklin Laird of Conway, Arkansas.
In addition to his wife and parents, he was preceded in death by his two brothers, Julius Lewis Shanklin, Jr. and Albert William Shanklin.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, September 3, 2010 at New Prospect Baptist Church conducted by Dr. Tony Smith. Burial will be in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends from 6 until 8 p.m.
Thursday at Sullivan-King Mortuary, Downtown Chapel, 401 North Main Street, Anderson. The family is at the residence. Flowers are permitted or memorials may be made to New Prospect Baptist Church Building Fund, 2503 Whitehall Road, Anderson, SC 29625.
SULLIVAN-KING MORTUARY, DOWNTOWN CHAPEL
Wednesday
Sep012010

GERALDINE D. HALL

APRIL 22, 1940 – AUGUST 31, 2010
IVA, SC – Mrs. Geraldine D. Hall, went to be with her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on August 31, 2010, at AnMed Health Medical Center at 5:00 pm.
 
She was the daughter of the late George Mack & Martha Fields Dutton.  Mrs. Hall was the loving wife of the late Samuel A. Hall and loving mother of Debra & Teddy McCullough, Diane & Ricky Burdette, Sherry & Joe Floyd, and Sandy & Amy Hall.  “Mema”, as she was known to by her grandchildren, are Heather & Ted Grindstaff, Blair, Brandon Braiden, and BreAnn Burdette, Brent Floyd, Emily & Ethan Hall; she also had three great grandchildren: Gabe & Harmony Grindstaff, and Hailey Burdette. Mrs. Hall has two surviving siblings: her brother, Columbus Dutton of Belton, SC; and her sister, Hazel Hanks of Atlanta, GA.
 
There were two deceased brothers: J.W. Dutton and M.F. Dutton; and four deceased sisters: Eva Dalton, Carry Busby, Frances Chappalear, and Sara Dove.
 
Mrs. Hall was a member of Calvary Baptist Temple in Iva. 
 
A Graveside Service will be held at 11:00 am on Friday, September 3, 2010, at Iva City Cemetery.  The family will receive friends immediately following the service at the cemetery.
 
Flowers are welcomed. The family sincerely thanks the nurses, doctors, and other assistants of the Intensive Care Unit and the Fourth Flour.
 
The family is at the home, 204 Hall Road, Iva.
 
A message of condolence may be sent by visiting www.mcdougaldfuneralhome.com.
Monday
Aug302010

EUNICE C. SUTHERLAND

AUGUST 9, 1923 – AUGUST 30, 2010
ANDERSON, SC – Eunice Adelia Collins Sutherland, age 87, wife of the late Ralph Elmoy Sutherland, Jr., passed away on Monday, August 30, 2010, at AnMed Health Medical Center.
 
Born in Anderson, SC, on August 9, 1923, she was a daughter of the late Robert Collins and Bertha Speares Collins.  Mrs. Sutherland graduated Anderson Girl’s High School and was a homemaker.  She was a member of New Prospect Baptist Church.
 
Survivors include her sons: Randall Sutherland and wife, Vickie of Johnson City, TN, David Sutherland and wife, Shari of Evans, GA, and Perry Sutherland and wife, Cathy of Anderson, SC; grandchildren: Lindsey, Katie, Bradley, Garrett, Natalie, and Nicole; great grandson: Dylan Andrew; and brother, Marvin Collins of Greenville, SC.
 
In addition to her husband and parents, she was predeceased by a brother, Lonnie R. Collins and a sister, Myrtice McKinney.
 
The Funeral Service will be held at 2:30 pm on Wednesday, September 1, 2010, in the Chapel of The McDougald Funeral Home conducted by the Reverend Dr. Benny Speares.  Interment will follow in Forest Lawn Memorial Park.
 
The family is at the home, 3824 Dobbins Bridge Road, and will receive friends at The McDougald Funeral Home from 1:00 pm until 2:00 pm on Wednesday.
 
Flowers will be accepted or memorials may be made to the Shriner’s Hospital for Crippled Children, 950 West Faris Road, Greenville, SC 29605.
 
A message of condolence may be sent by visiting www.mcdougaldfuneralhome.com.
Monday
Aug302010

JACK H. LANE

July 10, 1923 – August 29, 2010
BELTON, SC - Jack Harold Lane, age 87, husband of Patricia Dawson Lane, of 1615 Broadway School road, passed away on Sunday, August 29, 2010 at the AnMed Health Medical Center.
 
Born in Parrottsville, TN on July 10, 1923, Mr. Lane was a son of the late John Lester Lane and Ida Hixon Lane. Mr. Lane earned a Business degree from the University of Tennessee and served in the United States Air Force during World War II as a Navigator.  He was a salesman and district manager for the Brock Candy Company with forty-four years of service.  Mr. Lane was a member of the United Travelers Organization and a member of Boulevard Baptist Church.
 
Survivors include his wife, of the home; daughter, Patricia Lane ten Pas and her husband Steve of Fountain Inn; son, Jack Harold Lane, Jr., of Knoxville, TN; stepchildren, Darlene Barnes of Morrison, CO, Charlene Lynch, Deborah Seay and Duane Lynch all of Spotsylvania, VA; sisters, Opal L. Hurst of Oakridge, TN, Johnnie Marie Simpson of Farmville, VA, Pat Blackmore of Lancing, TN; brother, Newell Lane of Oakridge, TN; five grandchildren, Jackson, Brandon and Peyton Lane, Ashley Einstein Flowers and Wilson ten Pas; two great-grandchildren and seven step-grandchildren.
 
In addition to his parents, he was predeceased by a daughter, Gwendolyn Lane Einstein and a brother, Cliff Lane.
 
The family will receive friends at Boulevard Baptist Church Christian Activity Center on Tuesday, August 31, 2010 from 1:00 pm until 2:00 pm with the Funeral Service following at 2:00 pm officiated by the Reverend Dr. Jack Couch.  Interment will follow in Woodlawn Memorial Park in Greenville at 4:00 pm.
 
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Boulevard Baptist Church Building Fund, 700 Boulevard, Anderson, SC 29621.
 
A message of condolence may be sent to the family by visiting
Monday
Aug302010

CLYDE STEPHENS

December 19, 1932 – August 28, 2010
 
Anderson, SC - Clyde “Kay” Kenneth Stephens, age 77, husband of Vidilla Campbell Stephens of 210 Ellen Street, passed away Saturday, August 28, 2010 at the Anderson Area Medical Center.
 
Born on December 19, 1932 in Anderson, SC to the late Clyde Stephens and Mable Thomas Stephens, Mr. Stephens served in the U.S. Navy during the Korean War. He retired from Owens Corning after 35 years with many of those years spent in the Maintenance Department. He was formerly a member of the First Assembly of God then became a member of Greater Harvest Pentecostal Holiness Church. He was a volunteer with Good Neighbor Cupboard for several years.
 
In addition to his wife, Mr. Stephens is survived by a son and daughter-in-law, Ray and Kathy Stephens of Anderson; a daughter, Tammy McCurry, also of Anderson; four grandchildren, Kelley Moore, Sarah Stephens, Ross Stephens, and Caleb Stephens; and one great-grandchild, Aiden Soldi.            .
 
In addition to his parents, Mr. Stephens is predeceased by a daughter, Sissy Stephens and one granddaughter, Rachel Stephens.
 
The Funeral Service will be held on Tuesday, August 31, 2010 in The McDougald Funeral Home Chapel at 2:00 PM with the Reverends Charles Marcy and Shane Elrod officiating. Interment will follow in South Lawn Memorial Gardens with Military Honors.
 
The family will be at the home and will receive friends at the funeral home on Monday, August 30, 2010 from 6:00 PM until 8:00 PM.
 
A message of condolence may be sent by visiting www.mcdougaldfuneralhome.com.
Monday
Aug302010

RONNIE R. TILLEY

March 3, 1948 – August 28, 2010
 
Anderson, SC
Mr. Ronnie R. Tilley, age 62, of 909 Linley Street, passed away Saturday, August 28, 2010 at his residence.
 
Born in Anderson, SC on March 3, 1948, Mr. Tilley was the son of Evelyn Tilley Stone. He served his country in the United States Army.
 
In addition to his mother, he is survived by his sister, Norma Crumley of Anderson, SC, and four nieces, Kelly Luper, Wendy Hunter, Angela Lowe and Lari Vipperman, all of Anderson, SC.
 
A Graveside Service will be held at 11:00 AM on Tuesday, August 31, 2010 at New Silver Brook Cemetery with Rev. Ed Hunsinger officiating.
 
The family will be at the home of his sister, 801 W. Market Street, Anderson and will receive friends at The McDougald Funeral Home on Monday, August 30, 2010 from 6:00 PM until 8:00 PM.
 
A message of condolence may be sent be visiting www.mcdougaldfuneralhome.com.
Monday
Aug302010

JIMMY BOLEMAN

TOWNVILLE – James Max Boleman, Jr., 62, of 200 Shirley Circle, husband of Pat Lindsey Boleman, died Friday, August 27, 2010.
Born January 22, 1948 in Oconee County, he was the son of Hazel Martin Boleman of Townville and the late James Max Boleman, Sr. He was a graduate of Townville High School, Anderson College, and Erskine College. He served in the U.S. Air Force Reserves and the National Guard. Mr. Boleman retired as Director of Procurement at Clemson University and was a Farmer. He served on the Board of Directors at Fork Rescue Squad and was a member of the Townville Fire Department. Mr. Boleman was an active member of Townville Baptist Church where he served as church treasurer, Deacon, R.A. Director, choir member, van ministry, and currently was the oldest member of the church softball team.
In addition to his wife and mother, survivors include two daughters, Julie Collins and husband, Jim, and Jennifer Williams and husband, Robby, all of Townville; four grandchildren, Lindsey and Wil Collins, Emma and Reece Williams; sister, Mary Lindsey and husband, Ken of Townville; nephew, Jay Lindsey and wife, Nikki; niece, Amy Jennings and husband, Keith; great-nephews, Ethan and Sam Jennings; great-niece, Laney Jennings; and his mother-in-law, Pearle Shirley Lindsey of Townville.
Funeral services will be held at 4 p.m. Monday at Townville Baptist Church conducted by Rev. Kenny Owen. Burial will be in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends in the Family Life Center of the church following the service. The family is at the residence.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Townville Baptist Church, P.O. Box 125, Townville, SC 29689.
SULLIVAN-KING MORTUARY, DOWNTOWN CHAPEL
Friday
Aug272010

“MAC” McGREGOR

ANDERSON – William Fred “Mac” McGregor, Jr., 77, of Anderson, died Thursday, August 26, 2010 at AnMed Health Medical Center. 
Born June 15, 1933 in Anderson, he was the son of the late William Fred and Tommie Campbell McGregor. He was a U.S. Army Veteran and was a 1958 graduate of Clemson University. Mr. McGregor was a retired business owner, and had previously served on the Salvation Army Board. He was a member of the Anderson Rotary Club and was a member of First Baptist Church, Anderson, for over 60 years.
Survivors include his wife, Gail Tinsley McGregor; son, Tom McGregor and wife, Patsy of Anderson; three grandchildren, Abby, Will, and Jack McGregor; sister, Barbara Moules of Anderson; and several nieces and nephews.
Graveside services will be held at 4 p.m. Saturday at Old Silver Brook Cemetery conducted by Dr. James R. Thomason. The family is at the home of his son and daughter-in-law, Tom and Patsy McGregor.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to First Baptist Church, 307 South Manning Street, Anderson, SC 29624 or to Hospice of the Upstate, 1835 Rogers Road, Anderson, SC 29621.
SULLIVAN-KING MORTUARY, NORTHEAST CHAPEL
Wednesday
Aug252010

LYNDA CLARK ERWIN

ANDERSON – Lynda Clark Erwin, 68, of Anderson, widow of Levis Dean Erwin, died Wednesday, August 25, 2010 at her residence.

Born June 1, 1942 in Anderson, she was the daughter of the late Benjamin Olin and Frances Dunn Clark. She was a homemaker and a member of Asaville Baptist Church.

She is survived by her sister, Selwyn Clark of Anderson. In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by two infant sons, Anthony David Erwin and Benjamin Erwin.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday at Asaville Baptist Church conducted by Rev. Harold Walters. Burial will be in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends from 10 until 11 a.m. Friday at the church.
Flowers are optional; memorials may be made to Asaville Baptist Church Building Fund, 201 Asaville Church Road, Anderson, SC 29621.
SULLIVAN-KING MORTUARY, DOWNTOWN CHAPEL
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