Life Stories (Obituaries)
"We have funerals because someone lived and their life was worth remembering. Every culture known to humankind has devised rituals and ceremonies to deal with the troubling facts of mortality: that love hurts; that a death in the family, like a birth, must be observed; and that grief is the price paid for that love."
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|Sarah Magill McBee - December 19, 2014|
Sarah Magill McBee, 97, of Pauline, SC, died Friday, December 19, 2014, at Spartanburg Medical Center. Born March 23, 1917, in Rock Hill, SC, she was the daughter of the late John Boyce and Nan Johnston Talbert, and widow of her first husband, John Francis Magill, and second husband, Andrew McBee.
Mrs. McBee was a member of Philadelphia Baptist Church, the Ladies Bible Class, and was a professional interior decorator.
Survivors include her...
|Tia Palmisano- Davis - December 18, 2014|
Tia Marie Palmisano-Davis of Spartanburg, SC died Thursday, December 18, 2014 at Spartanburg Medical Center. Born May 17, 1957, in Augusta, GA, she was the daughter of the late Joseph and Nola Palmisano.
Tia earned her BA from UNC-Greensboro and Master's Degrees from Converse College. She was a lifelong teacher and an inspiring guide and mentor to students and colleagues. She began as a teacher of the hearing impaired and taught math in...
|Geneva Hammett Cudd - December 17, 2014|
Geneva Hammett Cudd, 84, of Myrtle Beach, SC, died Wednesday, December 17, 2014 at Conway Medical Center. Born October 28, 1930, in Spartanburg, SC, she was the daughter of the late Willie Hammett and Rosa Henderson Hammett, and widow of Thomas Henry Cudd.
Survivors include her son, Ronald Clint Cudd of Myrtle Beach, SC; two grandchildren; and her sister, Linda Jean Brooks of Inman, SC.
A graveside service will be conducted at 1:00 PM...
|Irene D. Pettit - December 17, 2014|
Irene Duckett Pettit, 86, of Cowpens, SC, departed to her heavenly home on Wednesday, December 17, 2014. She was born third of 16 children to the late Guy Jerome and Bessie Anderson Duckett on September 17, 1928, in Union, SC, and was the widow of Paul L. Pettit, Sr.
Mrs. Pettit was a wonderful mother and grandmother. She was a member of Central Baptist Church in Cowpens.
Survivors include four children, Carolyn Bell (Buster) of...
|Jean Tate Thomason - December 17, 2014|
Jean Tate Thomason, 85, of Cross Hill, SC, died Tuesday, December 16, 2014, at her home. Born April 7, 1929 in Forest City, NC, she was the daughter of the late Thomas W. and Marie Watkins Tate, and widow of Marvin Eugene Thomason.
Mrs. Thomason was a retired supervisor with Drayton Mills in Spartanburg and a member of Cross Hill First Baptist Church. She loved her church and was active in many capacities with her Sunday School Class,...
|Barbara Brantley Collins - December 16, 2014|
Barbara Brantley Collins, 50, of Spartanburg, SC, passed away on Tuesday, December 16, 2014, at Spartanburg Medical Center. Born November 10, 1964, in Clearwater, FL, she was the daughter of Joyce DeLong Brantley Jones of Forest City, NC, and the late Zachry Gaines Brantley.
Barbara was a graduate of Spartanburg High School and Clemson University. She spent much of her career as a manufacturing engineer at Kusters Corporation in Spartanburg....
|Lorraine Nolen Millwood - December 16, 2014|
Lorraine Frances Nolen Millwood, 97, of Spartanburg, SC, died Tuesday, December 16, 2014, at her home. Born February 14, 1917, in Florence, AL. She was the daughter of the late Carl J. and Esther Bagwell Nolen, and widow of Paul B. Millwood.
Mrs. Millwood loved her Lord, her family, and her church. She was a member of Southside Baptist Church and retired from Mayfair Mills after 35 years of service.
Survivors include her son, Douglas...
|Peter Lanier Smith - December 16, 2014|
Peter Lanier Smith, 59, of Spartanburg, SC, died Tuesday, December 16, 2014, at Spartanburg Regional Hospice Home. Born May 13, 1955, in Marietta, GA, he was the son of the late Thomas Lanier and Patricia Matusak Smith. He was a member of Olive Springs Baptist Church in Smyrna, GA.
Surviving are his brother, Philip M. Smith of Spartanburg, SC; sisters, Laura Smith Maxwell and Talley Smith Traylor, both of Locust Grove, GA, and Charllayne...
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