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Monday
Feb082010

TERRI COBB

JUNE 28, 1955 – FEBRUARY 8, 2010

ANDERSON, SC – Theresa P. Cobb, age 54, of 4801 Great Oaks Drive, passed away on Monday, February 8, 2010, at AnMed Health Medical Center.

Born in Greenville, SC, on June 28, 1955, she was a daughter of Virginia W. Ray and the late Ernest Everett Parks.  She was a graduate of T. L. Hanna High School and was employed by Phil Jeweler’s for over thirty-seven years.  Mrs. Cobb was a member of New Prospect Baptist Church.  She was an avid reader and puzzle enthusiast.

In addition to her mother, she is survived by her husband of nearly thirty-eight years, Dennis Cobb; son, Danny Cobb & wife, Susan of Pendleton, SC; one granddaughter, Kaytie Anna Cobb; sisters: Cindy Pruitt & husband, Hal of Sandy Springs, SC, and Nancy Plummer & husband, Robert of Bloomington, IN; a brother, Michael Parks of Liberty, SC; an uncle, C.F. Whitlock, Jr., of Liberty, SC; a sister-in-law, Patty Martin of Pennsylvania; and brothers-in-law: Thomas Bolt of Charleston, SC, and Chris Cobb & wife, Nell of Walterboro, SC.  She is also survived by friends, Keith Mills, Jim and Teresa Meeks as well as many loving friends, loyal customers, and all of Mr. Silverstein’s “Jewels”.

The Funeral Service will be held at 2 pm on Wednesday, February 10, 2010, in the Chapel of The McDougald Funeral Home conducted by the Reverend Dr. Tony Smith.  Interment will follow in New Prospect Baptist Church Cemetery conducted by the Reverend Dr. Luther Price.

The family is at the home and will receive friends at the funeral home from 7pm until 9pm on Tuesday, February 9, 2010.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Arthritis Foundation of NC & SC, 4530 Park Road, Suite 230, Charlotte, NC 28209.

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

THE McDOUGALD FUNERAL HOME is in charge of the funeral arrangements.

Monday
Feb082010

Jessie L. Nichols, Jr.

March 1, 1950—February 7, 2010

Iva, SC - Mr. Jessie Leemon “Bubba” Nichols, Jr., age 59, husband of Deborah Jean Brock Nichols, of 2322-B Parker Bowie Road, died Sunday, February 7, 2010 at AnMed Health Medical Center.

Born in Anderson, he was a son of the late Jessie L. Nichols, Sr. and Maude G. Haguewood Nichols and was of the Baptist faith.

Survivors include his wife of the home; daughters, Pamela White and Carey Proctor, both of Iva; brothers, Calvin and Earl Nichols, of Anderson and Harold Nichols of Pelzer; sisters, Mildred Paul of Anderson and Gertrude Shiflett of Iva.

He was predeceased by a brother, James Nichols.

A memorial service will be held at 4pm on Wednesday, February 10, 2010 at Gethsemane Baptist Temple officiated by Reverend Sam Duncan.

The family will be at the home of Earl Nichols, 439 Hillside Drive in Anderson and will receive friends following the service.

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

The McDougald Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

Monday
Feb082010

ALICE B. DUNLAP  

FEBRUARY 4, 1920 – FEBRUARY 6, 2010

ANDERSON, SC – Alice Brady Dunlap, age 90, wife of the late J.D. Dunlap, Jr., and formerly of Gadsden Square, passed away on Saturday, February 6, 2010.

Born in Atlanta, GA, on February 4, 1920, she was the daughter of the late Thomas Bruce Brady and Lillie Mable Cox.  She was formerly employed by Henderson Shoes and Anderson Memorial Hospital. Mrs. Dunlap was a member of Young Memorial A.R.P. Church.

She is survived by her daughter, Joan D. Merchant and husband, Dr. Vernon Merchant; her grandson, Charles Kenneth Singleton and wife, Lori and their children Sabrina & Preston; her grandson, James David Singleton and fiancé’, Sherry Newcomer; and her grandson, Max B. Singleton and wife, Stacee and their children Taylor, Jordan, Ashelon & Bryson.

The Funeral Service will be held at 2 pm on Wednesday, February 10, 2010, at Young Memorial A.R.P. Church, conducted by the Reverend Dr. H. Neely Gaston. Interment will follow in Old Silver Brook Cemetery.

The family is at the home of Dr. & Mrs. Vernon Merchant, 206 Aberdeen Drive.

The family respectfully requests that flowers be omitted and memorials be made to Hospice of The Upstate, 1835 Rogers Road, Anderson, SC 29621, or Interim Hospice, 775 Spartan Boulevard, Spartanburg, SC 29401, or to Meals on Wheels, P.O. Box 285, Anderson, SC 29622.

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

The McDougald Funeral Home is in charge of the funeral arrangements.

Monday
Feb082010

FRANCES SMITH

November 7, 1933 – February 4, 2010

ANDERSON, SC -- Frances Marie Gentry Smith, age 76, wife of Joseph Olin Smith of 209 Peartree Lane, went to be with the Lord on Thursday, February 4, 2010.

Born in Anderson County, SC on November 7, 1933, Mrs. Smith was a daughter of the late John Harrison Gentry and Lois Craft Gentry.  She retired from Dow Badische after many years of service. She was a devoted mother, grandmother and great-grandmother that loved the Lord.  She was a member of Middleton Road Baptist Church

In addition to her husband, she is survived by her children:  Peggy Maney Harbin and her husband, Olin of Anderson; Kathy Maney Craft and her husband, Billy of Starr; David Smith of Abbeville; stepsons, John Walter Smith and Larry Olin Smith and his wife, Frances of Anderson; brothers, William Gentry of Anderson, Preston Gentry of Pendleton, Randy Gentry of Walhalla; sisters, Edna Mullikin, Bobbie Nimmons and Diane Garland, all of La France; seven grandchildren; eight step-grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; seven step great-grandchildren and one step great-great grandchild.

The Funeral Service will be held on Saturday February 6, 2010 at 3:00 pm in the Chapel of The McDougald Funeral Home officiated by the Reverend Dr. Tony Smith.  Interment will follow in Forest Lawn Memorial Park.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 1:30 pm until 2:30 pm before the service. 

The family will be at their respective homes. A message of condolence may be sent to the family by visiting

www.mcdougaldfuneralhome.com

The McDougald Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

Sunday
Feb072010

LOUISE M. WILLIMON

JUNE 23, 1914 – FEBRUARY 7, 2010

BEAUFORT, SC – Mrs. Louise McClure Willimon, of Beaufort, SC, previously of Clemson, SC, died at her home in River Oaks Assisted Living, in Beaufort on February 7, 2010.

A daughter of Elizabeth Bee McClure and Clifton Moody McClure, she was born on June 23, 1914, in Anderson, SC.  She was predeceased in 2000 by her husband of 63 years, Eugene Perritt Willimon, a native of Greenville, SC; and in 2001 by their son, Eugene Perritt “Rusty” Willimon, Jr. She was also predeceased by five brothers: Tom, Cliff, Charles, Gene and Paul McClure; and one sister, Mary McClure Busby.

Mrs. Willimon is survived by her daughter, Louise “Weezie” Willimon Gibson and husband, Jim of Beaufort, SC, and their children: Josh Gibson and Elizabeth O’Brien and husband, Joe; her daughter-in-law, Patricia “Patsy” Godwin Willimon of LaGrange, GA, and her children: Richard Willimon and his wife, Laura, Lisa Moody and husband, Leon, Angie Cosper and husband, Chip, Cindy Serson and husband, Taylor, and Cliff Willimon and wife, Kristen; and seventeen great-grandchildren: Jefferson and Warren Gibson, Emmett and Nora O’Brien, Elizabeth, Evelyn, and Rich Willimon, Ashlee, Drew, Logan, and Peyton Moody, Kendall, Christian, and Henry Cosper, Gabriel and Hollis Serson, and McClure Willimon.  She is also survived by a sister-in-law, Alice Willimon von Stein of Brevard, NC.

Mrs. Willimon, who was a member of the Clemson United Methodist Church, lived in Clemson from 1950 until moving to Beaufort, SC, in 2001.  During those years she was active in numerous aspects of Clemson University life, especially activities involving Clemson Athletics and the Clemson IPTAY Club of which her husband was Executive Director from 1950 until 1977 when he retired.  In 1988, she was honored as the Tiger Brotherhood Mother of the Year.  She was a Cub Scout and Girl Scout leader.  She was the owner and director of “Happy Time School”, a pre-school for 3 and 4 year old children for many years.  As a volunteer at Clemson Downs Health Center, she was instrumental in recruiting 130 volunteers. She was a member of the Clemson Women’s Club, Clemson Garden Club, Edith Cooper Book Club, Anderson Senior Assembly, the Psi Kappa chapter of Chi Omega Sorority at Clemson University of which she was a founding member and advisor for many years. The Chi Omega Chapter at Clemson has established the “Lou Willimon Leadership Award” given annually to a Senior Member of Chi Omega. 

Mr. and Mrs. Willimon also established and donated the “Clemson University Annual Outstanding Athlete Award.”

Services will be on Wednesday, February 10, 2010, with a 1:00 pm Graveside Service at Old Silver Brook Cemetery, Anderson SC, followed by a Memorial Service at 2:30 pm at the

Madren Center at Clemson University, Clemson, SC. Officiating will be Bishop William H. Willimon and Reverend Jack W. Gibson.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Clemson University IPTAY, PO Box 1529, Clemson, SC 29636; or Riverview Charter School, 302 Burroughs Ave, Beaufort, SC 29902; or EC Montessori School, 15 Celadon Drive, Beaufort, SC 29907; or the Eugene Perritt “Rusty” Willimon Academic Scholarship, c/o LaGrange Academy, 1501 Vernon Road, LaGrange, GA 30240.

Mrs. Willimon’s family would like to especially thank the caregivers at River Oaks Assisted Living for their excellent care and devotion to her.

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

THE McDOUGALD FUNERAL HOME, Anderson, SC, is in charge of the funeral arrangements.

Saturday
Feb062010

JOHN PASCHAL BETHUNE, JR.  

BETHUNE, SC -- John Paschal Bethune, Jr., formerly of Bethune, SC, died in San Francisco, CA, on January 15, 2010.

He was the son of the late Katie Mays Bethune and John Paschal Bethune, Sr. He is survived his sisters Mary Bethune Hoffman and Carolyn Bethune Leone; and a number of nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents, his sisters preceded him in death: Frances Bethune McCaskill, Jean Bethune Huey, and Johnsie Bethune Watts.

A Memorial Service will be held Sunday February 14, 2010 at 2:00 pm at Bethune Presbyterian Church, Bethune, SC. Inurnment will follow in the Old Scotch Cemetery, Bethune, SC.

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

The McDougald Funeral Home, Anderson.

Friday
Feb052010

JACOB HAWKINS

September 22, 1941 – February 4, 2010

Jacob Tyler “Bud” Hawkins, Jr., age 68, of 417 Cedarwood Lane, died Thursday, February 4, 2010 at his residence.

Born in Anderson, SC on September 22, 1941, Mr. Hawkins was the son of the late Jacob Tyler Hawkins, Sr., and Stella Mae Davis Hawkins. 

He is survived by a sister, Jean Sims Watkins of Anderson; nephew, Joseph Sims, III of Pelzer; aunts, Vera Cathey and Cleo Foster, both of Anderson; great-niece, Ashley Miller of Iva and numerous cousins.

The Funeral Service will be held on Sunday, February 7, 2010 at 1:30 pm at Gospel Land Missionary Chapel officiated by the Reverend Robert Durham and Reverend Rhonda Anusevitch.  Interment will follow in Old Silver Brook Cemetery.

The family will receive friends at the church on Sunday from 1:00 until 1:30 pm before the funeral service.

The McDougald Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

Thursday
Feb042010

NANCY SPAKE

FEBRUARY 10, 1946 – FEBRUARY 4, 2010

BELTON, SC – Nancy P. Elrod Spake, age 63, of 1006 Whiten Road, passed away on Thursday, February 4, 2010, at her home.

Born in Bessemer, NC, on February 10, 1946, she was a daughter of the late Levi Manley and Lillie Burdette Manley.  She was a retired CNA having worked at Ellenburg Nursing Home.  She was also a member of Hillcrest Baptist Church in Williamston.

Survivors include her husband, Edward Glenn Spake; children: Glenn Edward Spake and wife, Sharon Spake of Pendleton, Whitney Fleming and husband, Noah Fleming of Anderson, Robert Lee Elrod of Anderson, Rita Lynn Hammond of Anderson, and Vicky Darlene Whitten of Anderson; grandchildren: Lauren Barnes, Brittany Whitten, and Allison Elrod; great grandchildren: Mikayla Griffin, Bryce Fleming, Lillie P. Fleming, Elizabeth Spake, Seth Elrod, and Aubrey Barnes; sisters: Eunice Lawson of Bristow, OK, Juanita Kay of Anderson, Iris Cothran of Anderson, Diane Manley of Anderson, Deanie Ellison of Williamston, and Kathy Becker of Belton; sisters-in-law: Bobbie Jean Saylors of Anderson, Donnie Lollis of Anderson, Jewerell Skelton of Anderson, Billie Alverson of Honea Path, and Frances Wallace of Anderson. 

She was also predeceased by a brother, H.F. Harvey; and a sister, Mary Ann Fleming.

The Funeral Service will be held at 2pm on Sunday, February 7, 2010, in the Chapel of The McDougald Funeral Home conducted by the Reverend David Cox.  Interment will follow in New Silver Brook Cemetery.

The family is at the home and will receive friends at the funeral home from 6pm until 8pm on Saturday, February 6, 2010.

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

THE McDOUGALD FUNERAL HOME is in charge of the funeral arrangements.

Wednesday
Feb032010

DAVID C. ELLISON  

CARNESVILLE, GA – David Carlton Ellison, 61, of 6465 Stonebridge Road, died Tuesday, February 2, 2010 at his residence.

Born May 13, 1948 in Anderson County, SC,  he was the son of the late Carl Martin and Wilma Elrod Ellison. He was a cattle dealer, was owner of Franklin County Livestock, and previously owned Palmetto Livestock in Anderson for 20 years. He was a member of Six & Twenty Baptist Church.

Survivors include three sons, Chad Ellison of Pelzer, Daniel Ellison of Anderson, and Clay Ellison and wife, Stacey of Anderson; four grandchildren, Alaina Simmons, Kade Ellison, Jude and Elleigh Rae Ellison; two sisters, Jean Browning of Williamston, Anne Rhodes of Anderson; and one brother, Robert Ellison of Bartlett, TN.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday at Sullivan-King Mortuary, Northeast Chapel, conducted by Rev. Tommy Childress. Entombment will be in Forest Lawn Memorial Park Mausoleum. The family will receive friends from 6 until 8 p.m. Thursday at the mortuary, 3205 North Highway 81, Anderson. Family members are at their respective homes.

Flowers are optional; memorials may be made to the David C. Ellison Memorial Scholarship, with checks made payable to Franklin County F.F.A., P.O. Box 543, Carnesville, GA 30521. 

SULLIVAN-KING MORTUARY, NORTHEAST CHAPEL

www.sullivanking.com

Wednesday
Feb032010

LILLIE H. HALL

ANDERSON – Lillie Mae Harbin Hall, 94, widow of Louie Hall, died Tuesday, February 2, 2010 at the Rainey Hospice House. 

Born June 26, 1915 in Anderson, she was the daughter of the late Lenord and Fanny Stasney Harbin. She was retired from Abney Mills and member of Gethsemane Baptist Church. 

Surviving are her brother, George Harbin and sister, Kathleen Rowland both of Anderson. She was preceded in death by 5 brothers, Ernest, Clyde, Wade, Fred and Earl Harbin and 2 sisters, Dora Crocker and Josephine Neal. 

Funeral service will be held at 3pm Wednesday at Sullivan-King Mortuary, Downtown Chapel with Rev. Dennis Parker officiating. Burial will follow at Forest Lawn Memorial Park. The family will receive friends Wednesday from 2 until 3pm prior to the service. The family is at their respective homes.

SULLIVAN-KING MORTUARY, DOWNTOWN CHAPEL www.sullivanking.com

Wednesday
Feb032010

Larry Donnell Ellis

Mr. Larry Donnell Ellis age 58, of 118 Brookside Circle Belton S.C. died Monday February 01, 2010. He is a native of Anderson County and was the son of the late Esau Ellis and Mary Ligon Ellis.
He was a 1969 Graduate of Geer-Gant High School, and a member of Mt. Zion Baptist Church. 
Survivors include one daughter Lashella Ellis. Three sons, Terry James, Jason Ellis, and Tracy James. Three sisters, Jane Griffin, Robbie Latimer, and Isabel Hughes. One brother Jimmy Ellis. 
Memorial services will be held Friday at 3:00 P.M. at Mt. Zion Baptist Church. Holloway’s Funeral Home of Belton S.C. is in charge of arrangements.   The family is at home of Tanisha Latimer Davis 107 Brookside Circle Honea Path S.C.

Tuesday
Feb022010

Mary Ellen Blackwell Mauldin

May 10, 1930—January 31, 2010

Anderson, SC- Mrs. Mary Ellen Blackwell Mauldin, age 79, formerly of 1010 Brown Road, wife of the late Wayne “Buddy” Mauldin, died Sunday, January 31, 2010 at NHC.

Born in Anderson County, she was a daughter of the late William Fletcher Blackwell and Dolia Iona Bowen Blackwell. Survivors include her son, Dwayne Matthew Johnson; two grandchildren, Rebecca Johnson and Dwayne Matthew Johnson, Jr.; five great-grandchildren; brothers, Eugene and Dewitt Blackwell; sisters, Margaret Jones, Evelyn Sisco, Alice Hendrix and Pearl Tharrington. She was preceded in death by three brothers and one sister.

A graveside service will be held at 2pm on Friday, February 5, 2010 at Forest Lawn Memorial Park officiated by Dr. Darla L. Wisler. The family will receive friends from 12:30pm-1: 30pm on Friday at The McDougald Funeral Home.

The McDougald Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.