Edward Heath Yarborough III, 77, of Inman, died Monday, August 28, 2023, at the Hospice House of Summerville. A native of Wilmington, NC, he was born on August 29, 1945, a son of the late Edward Heath Yarborough II and Ruth Harkey Yarborough and was married to the late Marsha Chapman Yarborough and Gayle Jones Yarborough.
He was a graduate of Spartanburg High School and attended North Carolina State University. He was a Mason and Shriner and was the owner/manager of Diamond Jewelers in downtown Spartanburg for 49 years.
He is survived by his wife, Cindy Coley Yarborough; a son, Edward Heath Yarborough IV (Lara Lynn) of Mt. Pleasant; one granddaughter, Olivia Faith Yarborough; two stepsons, Matt Coley and Brett Coley; step grandson, Andrew Coley; brother, Dan C. Yarborough (Mary Page) of Spartanburg.
A visitation will be from 1:30 to 2:30 pm Sunday, September 3, 2023, at Floyd’s Greenlawn Chapel, 2075 East Main Street, Spartanburg, SC 29307. Funeral services will follow at 3:00 pm in the chapel, conducted by the Rev. Dr. Benjamin Littlejohn. A burial will follow in Greenlawn Memorial Gardens.
Flowers will be accepted, or memorials may be made to Shriners Hospitals for Children, 950 West Faris Road, Greenville, SC 29605.
Floyd’s Greenlawn Chapel