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Thursday
Mar102011

LUTHER BLACKWELL

May 16, 1918 – March 9, 2011

ANDERSON, SC - Luther Eugene “Gene” Blackwell, age 92, of 311 Simpson Road and long-time resident of Lake Shore Drive, died Wednesday, March 9, 2011 at the AnMed Health Medical Center.

Born in Anderson, SC, Mr. Blackwell was a son of the late William Fletcher Blackwell and Dolia Ione Bowen Blackwell.  He retired from textiles and was a member of Lakeview Baptist Church.

He is survived by his wife of 72 years, Sybil Smith Blackwell of the home; daughters, Betty Holliday-Smith and Brenda McClure, both of Anderson, SC, Marilyn Knowles of Chapin, SC, Carolyn Stewart-Martin of Anderson, SC and Judy Bryan of Savannah, GA; brother, Dewitt Blackwell; sisters, Margaret Jones, Pearl Harrington and Alice Hendrix; 18 grandchildren; 28 great-grandchildren and four great-great-grandchildren.

In addition to his parents, he was predeceased by sons, Herbert Alton Blackwell, Tommy David Blackwell and Luther Eugene “Sonny” Blackwell, Jr., three brothers and three sisters.

A Graveside Service will be held on Saturday, March 12, 2011 at 2:00 pm at Oaklawn Memorial Gardens, Hwy 81 N, officiated by the Reverend Thomas C. Maxwell.   Immediately following the graveside service, the family will host a reception at Sullivan’s Metropolitan Grill, 208 S. Main St, Anderson.

The family will be at the home of his daughter, Betty Holliday-Smith, 2910 Midway Road, Anderson, SC and will receive friends at The McDougald Funeral Home on Friday, March 11, 2011 from 6:00 pm until 8:00 pm

Flowers are optional.  Memorials may be made to Alpha 1 Foundation 2937 SW 27th Avenue, Suite 302, Miami, FL 33133. 

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

Tuesday
Mar082011

HUGH MARTIN

June 12, 1925 – March 7, 2011

PENDLETON, SC - Hugh Edward Martin, age 85, husband of Louise Durham Martin of 716 Long Road, died Monday, March 07, 2011 at the Rainey Hospice House.

Born in Anderson, SC, he was a son of the late John Will Martin and Ruth Byrd Martin.  He served in the United States Marine Corps and retired from the S.C. National Guard.  He was a former employee of Milliken Corporation and was a member of the V. F. W. and the Marine Corps League of Anderson. 

Survivors include his wife of the home; son, Baree Martin of Pendleton; daughters, Sharon Martin of Pendleton and Cindy Ramsey of Acworth, GA and brother, Harold Martin of Pendleton. 

In addition to his parents, he was predeceased by brothers, Adger Martin, Bill Martin and Sarden Martin and sisters, Catherine Matthews and Nettie Gibson.

The Funeral Service will be held on Thursday, March 10, 2011 at 3:00 pm in the Chapel of The McDougald Funeral Home officiated by the Reverend Chad Campbell.  Interment will follow in Memory Gardens, Clemson, SC with Military Honors.

The family will be at their respective homes and will receive friends at the funeral home on Thursday from 1:30 pm until 2:30 pm.

Flowers are optional.  Memorials may be made to Marine Corps League of Anderson P.O. Box 6274, Anderson, SC 29623 or Hospice of the Upstate, 1835 Rogers Road, Anderson, SC 29621.

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

THE MC DOUGALD FUNERAL HOME

Sunday
Mar062011

DONELLE DURON 

ANDERSON, SC – Donelle Marie Duron passed away on Sunday, March 6, 2011. The McDougald Funeral Home will announce the funeral arrangements.

Sunday
Mar062011

SHIRLEY L. LACHAPELLE

ANDERSON, SC – Shirley Locke Lachapelle passed away on Sunday, March 6, 2011, at Emory University Hospital. The McDougald Funeral Home will announce the funeral arrangements.

Sunday
Mar062011

TONY BROWN

ANDERSON, SC – Tony Brown passed away on Friday, March 4, 2011. The McDougald Funeral Home will announce the funeral arrangements.

Sunday
Mar062011

SARA GUEST

MAY 26, 1926 – MARCH 5, 2011

ANDERSON, SC—Sara Margaret Banister Guest, age 84, beloved wife of Leroy E. Guest, passed away on Saturday, March 5, 2011, at the Rainey Hospice House. 

Born May 26, 1926, in Anderson County, she was a daughter of the late Clyde C. Banister and Nellie Dickerson Banister.  Mrs. Guest was a graduate of Anderson Girl’s High School and was a homemaker. She was a member of New Prospect Baptist Church.

Survivors include her husband of sixty-six years, Leroy E. Guest; two sons: Charles L. Guest of Cashiers, NC, and Gary Guest and wife, Esther of Anderson, SC; daughter, Dolores I. McNeely of Anderson, SC; brother, Clyde Bronson Banister and wife, Betty of Anderson, SC; sister, Othella Martin and husband, Joe of Anderson, SC; eight grandchildren: Austin Guest of Cleveland, OH, Brian Guest and wife, Carmen of Ware Shoals, SC, Gregory Guest of Anderson, SC, Kevin Guest of North Charleston, SC, John Lombardi, Jr. of Anderson, SC, Tracy Lombardi Maness and husband, Anthony of Anderson, SC, Whitney Gaines of Hartwell, GA, and Ashley Gaines of Douglasville, GA; and one great grandson, Christopher Maness of Anderson, SC. 

The Funeral Service will be held at 3pm on Wednesday, March 9, 2011, at New Prospect Baptist Church conducted by Dr. Tony Smith and the Reverend Tom Turner.  Burial will follow in New Prospect Baptist Church Cemetery.

The family is at the home and will receive friends at The McDougald Funeral Home from 5pm until 7pm on Tuesday. 

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.

THE McDOUGALD FUNERAL HOME, Anderson.

Sunday
Mar062011

MICHAEL F. ARFLIN

MAY 21, 1955 – MARCH 5, 2011

ANDERSON, SC—Michael F. “Gopher” Arlfin, age 55, of 206 Wellington Court, was called home to be with his Savior on March 5, 2011. 

Born to Inez Sutherland Arflin and the late George F. Arlfin, he attended Homeland Park Church of God and went to NHC Healthcare with some of his church family for Sunday School Service with the residents.

In addition to his beloved mother, he is survived by sisters: Brenda (Glenn) Deal, Patsy Getsinger, Pam (Mike) Capps, Cathey Arflin, and Georgia Shirley; brothers: Allen (Sandy) Arflin, Tony and Shon (Rhonda) Harper.  Michael didn’t have any children of his own but was very close to his brothers and sisters children and their children.  He was predeceased by his father, George Arlfin; and his brother, Larry “Joe” Arflin. 

The Funeral Service will be held at 2pm on Tuesday, March 8, 2011, in the Chapel of The McDougald Funeral Home conducted by the Reverend Vernon Soles and the Reverend Bobby Smith.  Interment will follow in Forest Lawn Memorial Park.

The family is at the home and will receive friends at the funeral home from 7pm until 9pm on Monday.

Flowers will be accepted or memorials may be made to Homeland Park Church of God, 219 West Roosevelt Drive, Anderson, 29626. 

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

THE McDOUGALD FUNERAL HOME, Anderson.

Saturday
Mar052011

ANTHONY DAVIS

FEBRUARY 21, 1968 – MARCH 3, 2011

ANDERSON, SC—Anthony Lee Davis, age 43, of 109 Wheaton Drive, passed away on March 3, 2011, in Dayton, OH.

Born February 21, 1968, in Anderson County, he was a graduate of Pendleton High School and served in the United States Army. Mr. Davis was of the Baptist faith and was employed by Schneider National Trucking Corp.

Survivors include his wife, Debra Hoy Davis of the home; mother, Marie McIntyre Davis of Pendleton; daughter, Marlana Brooke Davis of Starr; son, William Austin Lee Davis of Woodruff; stepdaughters: Laura Renee Gail Cramer of Woodruff, and Tracey Louann Bailey Cramer of Woodruff; brother, Keith Dewitt Davis of Pendleton; and nephews: Clinton Dewitt Davis of Pendleton, and Clayton Donald Davis of Piedmont.  He was predeceased by his father, Clayton Dewitt Davis.

A Graveside Service with Military Honors provided by the US Army will be held at 3pm on Monday, March 7, 2011, at Oaklawn Memorial Gardens, 2323 North Highway 81, Anderson, SC, conducted by the Reverend Marvin Lee. 

The family is at the home of Marie Davis, 7212 Clemson Boulevard, Pendleton, and will receive friends at The McDougald Funeral Home from 6pm until 8pm on Sunday. 

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

THE McDOUGALD FUNERAL HOME, Anderson.

Friday
Mar042011

DANNY CONE

JANUARY 12, 1933 – MARCH 3, 2011

ANDERSON, SC—Danny Joe Cone, age 78, of 203 Chestnut Boulevard passed away on Thursday, March 3, 2011.

Born January 12, 1933, in Dothan, AL, he served in the United States Air Force and retired from the United States Government as a Federal Meat Inspector.  Mr. Cone attended NewSpring Church.

Survivors include his son, Timothy S. Cone of Powdersville, SC; two sisters: Betty McKittrick (Charles) of Greenville, SC, and Doris Kinker of Houston, TX; one granddaughter and two great grandchildren.  He is also survived by his caregiver, Minnie Belle Duvall. He was predeceased by his daughter, Deborah Dianne Cone.

The Funeral Service with Military Honors by the US Air Force will be held at 1:00 pm on Monday, March 7, 2011, at M.J. “Dolly” Cooper Veterans Cemetery conducted by the Reverend Mark Daniel.

The family is at the home.

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

THE McDOUGALD FUNERAL HOME, Anderson.

Thursday
Mar032011

ANTHONY LEE DAVIS

ANDERSON, SC - Anthony Lee Davis, age 43, of Anderson, husband of Deborah N. Davis, died Thursday, March 03, 2011.

Funeral arrangements will be announced by THE DOUGALD FUNERAL HOME, Anderson.

Thursday
Mar032011

JUANITA DEAN HALL

MAY 28, 1916 – MARCH 3, 2011

ANDERSON, SC—Juanita Dean Hall, age 94, resident of The Garden House, passed away on Thursday, March 3, 2011. 

Born May 28, 1916, at Dean’s Station in Anderson County, she was a daughter of the late James Fred Dean and Leila Catherine Reid Dean.  Mrs. Hall was a 1937 graduate of Anderson Memorial Hospital School of Nursing.  She was a Registered Nurse at Anderson Memorial Hospital as well as a Private Duty Nurse for many years.  Mrs. Hall was a member of the First Baptist Church of Anderson.

Survivors include her two sons: Herbert Dean Hall (Kathy) and Thomas Clinkscales Hall (Sherrill); and her sister, Anna Dean Shirley, all of Anderson, SC.  She was predeceased by her parents; her husband, Herbert Clinkscales Hall; her sisters: Virginia Dean Sanders and Ethel Dean; and her brothers: James F. Dean and Thaddeus H. Dean.

A Graveside Service will be held at 3pm on Friday, March 4, 2011, at New Silver Brook Cemetery conducted by Dr. Dennis R. Tedder. 

In lieu of flowers, it is requested that memorials be made to the Anderson Free Clinic, P.O. Box 728, Anderson, SC 29622.

The Hall family would like to acknowledge the Staff of The Garden House for the genuine care given to Mrs. Hall. 

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

THE McDOUGALD FUNERAL HOME, Anderson.

Saturday
Feb262011

TOM GOLDSMITH

TOWNVILLE – Tommy Joe Goldsmith, 59, of 116 Oak Knoll Drive, died Saturday, February 26, 2011 at his residence.

Born February 13, 1952 in Anderson, he was the son of Roy Goldsmith and the late Hazel Lee Allen Goldsmith. He was a U.S. Navy Veteran having served in the Vietnam War. He was a disabled Veteran and of the Baptist Faith.

Surviving are his father, Roy Goldsmith of Townville; brother, Larry Goldsmith and his wife, Dianne of Anderson and several nieces and nephews. In addition to his mother, he was preceded in death by an infant brother, Gary Goldsmith.

Graveside service will be held at Monday at 11am at New Prospect Baptist Church Cemetery with Rev. David Blizzard officiating and military honors by the Campbell Patriots. The family will receive friends following the service.

The family is at the home of his brother, Larry Goldsmith, 113 Fieldcrest Drive.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Campbell Patriots c/o Richard Campbell Veterans Nursing Home, 4605 Veterans Memorial Hwy, Anderson, SC 29621.

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