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Sunday
Aug182013

MILDRED WEBER

MARCH 4, 1927 – AUGUST 17, 2013          

ANDERSON, SC - Mildred Wall Weber, age 86, born March 4, 1927 in Anderson. She was the daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Nesbitt Wall.  She passed away on the 17th of August, 2013 at 3:05 pm.  She was preceded in death by her husband, Dr. Joseph Weber, their daughter Pamela Weber, a sister 

Dorothy Wall Hawkins, a brother Melton Wall, and two great grandchildren.  She graduated from Girl’s High (Anderson, SC) and then MUSC (Charleston, SC) with an RN in Nursing.  She worked as a nurse for many years, but her true profession was that of a devoted minister’s wife.

She also volunteered for the Literacy Association teaching adults to read where she utilized that opportunity to share her faith.  She was the president of the Women’s Missionary Union (WMU) and Sunday School teacher in every church they served.  She shared the love of missions with her husband,  Dr. Weber through service to the International Mission Board in Alaska, South Africa, Zimbabwe, and Brazil. 

Surviving are her two daughters, Carol McCombs of Anderson, SC and Jolene Smith of Columbia, SC.  Mrs. Weber had three grandsons: Jonathan McCombs (Christina) of Columbus, OH, Mr. and Mrs. Laird Smith (Catherine) of Columbia, SC, and Mr. and Mrs. Jared McCombs (Mary) of Anderson, SC.  There are two great-grandsons.  Her brother, Melvin Wall (Wilma) of Anderson, SC.

The Service for Mrs. Weber will be at Forest Hill Baptist Church on Tuesday, August 20, 2013 at 4:00 pm.  The service will be conducted by Reverend Danny Hawkins of Wilmington, NC, her nephew, and the Reverend Tom Owen, pastor.  Interment will follow in Forest Lawn Memorial Park.  Visitation will be at 2:30 pm before the service. 

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Forest Hill Baptist Church, 909 Plantation Road, Anderson, SC 29621 or to the Hospice House, 1835 Rogers Road, Anderson, SC 29621.

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

Saturday
Aug172013

NORMA JEAN MOORE

MAY 4, 1939 – AUGUST 17, 2013 

ANDERSON, SC - Norma Jean Atkins Moore, age 74, wife of Marion Marvin Moore, passed away on Saturday, August 17, 2013 at the AnMed Medical Health Center.

Born in Pendleton, SC, she was the daughter of the late William Norman Atkins and the late Cecile Mary Cargill Atkins.  She was a graduate of Pendleton High School in 1957,  where she played basketball, she also attended the   Anderson Memorial Hospital Nursing School. She later graduated from the  Wallace Community College in Dothan, AL, with a degree in Nursing.  She worked as a Registered Nurse for the Anderson Memorial Hospital for 20 years.  Mrs. Moore was a member of the Ebenezer United Methodist Church. 

She is survived by her husband, Marion Marvin Moore, of the home; daughter, Carol Shiflet and her husband, Steven; son, Steve Marvin Moore and his son, Austin Tyler, all of Anderson, SC; sisters, Betty Bennett and her husband, Ted of Anderson, SC, Peggy Fitzgerald and her husband, Hershel of Fort Mill, SC; brother, Billy Atkins and his wife, Judy of Pendleton, SC. 

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a brother, Eddie Atkins and a sister, Becky Philyaw.

A Memorial Service will be held on Saturday, August 24, 2013 at 12:00 PM at Ebenezer United Methodist Church with the Reverend Charlie Brookshire officiating.  The family will be at the residence and will receive friends at the church from 11:00 AM until 12:00 pm before the service. 

Flowers are optional, memorials may be made to the Ebenezer United Methodist Church, Cemetery Fund, Due West Highway, Anderson, SC 29626. 

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

Saturday
Aug172013

MARCELLE McADAMS WHITFIELD

TOWNVILLE - Annie Marcelle McAdams Whitfield, 86, formerly of Townville and Anderson, widow of Harold M. Whitfield, died Saturday, August 17, 2013 at Cottingham Hospice House in Seneca. 

Born April 6, 1927 in Townville, she was the daughter of the late Thomas S. and Mable Alewine McAdams. She was a retired employee of Sangamo in West Union and was a member of Dickson Memorial United Methodist Church.

She is survived by a number of nieces and nephews. She was the last surviving member of her immediate family.

Graveside services will be held at 11 a.m. Monday at Dickson Memorial United Methodist Church Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Dickson Memorial United Methodist Church, 13676 West Oak Highway, Townville, SC 29689. 

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Thursday
Aug152013

FRANK A. BENNETT

August 31, 1935 – August 13, 2013

ANDERSON, SC - Frank A. Bennett, age 77, of Anderson, went to be with his Lord on Tuesday, August 13, 2013, at the Rainey Hospice House. 

Born in Charlotte, NC, he was the son of the late Harvey S. Bennett and the late Isabel Burgess Bennett.  Frank was a 1953 graduate of Central High in Charlotte, NC and a 1957 graduate of Wake Forest University. He proudly served his country as an officer in the United States Army Security Agency.  He retired as Director of Advertising and Business Promotions for Phillips Petroleum Company.  Frank was an avid fisherman and hunter.  He enjoyed caring for and watching wild birds and loved all nature in general. He was an active member of New Prospect Baptist Church, and was a devoted member of the Good News Sunday School Class there. 

He is survived by his loving wife of 55 years, Barbara McCall Bennett, of the home; two sons, Frank Brian Bennett and his wife Teresa Willson Bennett, of Ft. Lauderdale, FL, and Dan Wesley Bennett, of Anderson, SC; as well as many nephews and nieces he loved. 

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a sister, Doris Bennett Lipsey; a brother, David Gerald Bennett; and an infant brother Harvey Bennett, Jr.

The Funeral Service will be held on Saturday, August 17, 2013 at 3:00 PM at New Prospect Baptist Church with Reverend Tony Smith and Reverend Tom Turner officiating.  Interment will follow at the church cemetery.

The family will receive friends at the church, prior to the service from 1:00 PM until 2:30 PM

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to New Prospect Baptist Church Missions or Building Fund, 2503 Whitehall Road, Anderson, SC 29625; or to Hospice of the Upstate, 1835 Rogers Road, Anderson, SC 29621 

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

Sunday
Aug112013

CAROLYN LANGSTON EATON  

September 29, 1936 – August 10, 2013

Carolyn Elizabeth Langston Eaton, age 76, of Anderson, passed away at her residence on Saturday, August 10, 2013, with her husband, Goetz, at her side.   Born in Florence, SC, she was the daughter of the late Alonza Smoot Langston and the late Carolyn White Langston.  

Carolyn grew up in Atlanta, GA, graduating from Southwest High School, and later graduated from Agnes Scott College in Decatur with a BS degree in Biology.  After graduating, she was employed by Emory University School of Dentistry in the Research Department.  She was a certified clinical counselor working for 25 years with the Anderson/Oconee Behavioral Health Services.  She was an active member of Midway Presbyterian Church, where she served as Chairman of the Board of Deacons, and was active in a number of church ministries including CAO.  She was an avid painter, gardener, angler, and NASCAR fan.

Survivors include her devoted husband of 56 years, Goetz Benedict Eaton, Sr., of the residence; 2 sons, Goetz B. Eaton, Jr. and partner, Dr. Ted Davis of Bedford, MA, Christopher Langston Eaton and his wife, Mary, of Royston, GA.; 1 daughter, Genie Weekley and her husband, John, of Charlotte, NC; 2 brothers, Smoot Langston and his wife, Martha of Bogart, GA, and Laurie Langston and his wife, Elaine, of Dahlonega, GA; 1 sister, Margianna Langston of Decatur, GA;  5 grandchildren, Elissa Eaton, Paul Eaton, Annemarie Weekley, John Weekley, Jr., and James Eaton.  Also surviving are her loving animal companions, Susie, Cody and Silvia. 

A service to celebrate and honor Carolyn’s life will be held on Tuesday, August 13, 2013, at 11 AM at the Midway Presbyterian Church, with Rev. Dr. John McCallum and Rev. Mel Davis officiating.  Interment will follow at the Midway Presbyterian Church Cemetery.  The family will be at the residence and will receive friends at Midway Presbyterian Church on Tuesday, August 13, 2013, from 9:30 AM until 10:30 AM.  A luncheon to celebrate her life will follow the committal in the church fellowship hall.

In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to Midway Presbyterian Church, 3238 Midway Road, Anderson, SC 29621. 

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

Sunday
Aug112013

CARROLL WENDELL CHAMBERS  

FEBRUARY 12, 1932 – AUGUST 11, 2013

ANDERSON, SC - Carroll Wendell Chambers, age 81, husband of the late Reba Sanders Chambers, passed away on Sunday, August 11, 2013 at Richard M. Campbell Veterans Nursing Home.

Born in Anderson, SC, he was the son of the late George W. Chambers and the late Fannie Elizabeth Whitlock Chambers.  Mr. Chambers served during the Korean Conflict in the United States Army, from 1953-1955.  He worked for Haynesworth Mill for 36 years, and was a member of Belmont Church of God Prophecy.          

In addition to his parents and his wife, he was preceded in death by 6 brothers and 4 sisters.

The Funeral Service will be held on Tuesday, August 13, 2013 at 1:00 pm at Belmont Church of God Prophecy with Reverend Alan Rhodes, Larry Branyon and James Aderhold officiating.  Interment will follow at Forest Lawn Memorial Park with Military Honors provided by Campbell Patriots Post 184.

The family will be home of his daughter  Dedra  Aderhold and will receive friends at The McDougald Funeral Home on Monday, August 12, 2013 from 6:00 pm until 8:00 pm.

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

Sunday
Aug112013

GRACE CONWELL NEESE  

July 26, 1931 – August 11, 2013

Annie Grace Conwell Neese, age 82, of Anderson, passed away at Rainey Hospice House on Sunday, August 11, 2013.  Born in Anderson, she was a daughter of the late John Paul Conwell and the late Annie Mae Hayes Conwell.  For 45 years, she was the loving and devoted wife of the late Lucius Meredith Neese until his death in 2009.

Mrs. Neese was a home maker who was devoted to her family with a special love for her children and grandchildren.  She was an avid reader, enjoyed playing cards with her family, and loved to travel.

Survivors include a son, John M. Neese and his wife, Angela, of Charlotte, NC; a daughter Tina Stephens and her husband, Jason, of Anderson; 2 step-daughters, Karen Wilson and husband, Cliff, of Pawley’s Island, SC and Sandra Perkins and husband, Jeff, of Anderson;  2 grandchildren, Alexandra Hayne and Joshua Stephens.  Those who preceded Grace in death include her parents, her husband, Lucius, a daughter, Lisa Renee Neese, a brother, Charles Conwell and a sister, Pauline Metz.

A funeral service to honor and celebrate the life of Grace Conwell Neese will be held Tuesday, August 13, 2013, at 2 PM at the Chapel of The McDougald Funeral Home, with entombment to follow at Forest Lawn Memorial Park.  The family will be at their respective homes and will receive friends at the McDougald Funeral Home on Monday, August 12, 2013, from 6 PM until 8 PM. 

The family suggests that contribution in memory of Mrs. Neese 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.  

Saturday
Aug102013

HASKELL SAMUEL STAMPS

JUNE 28, 1931 – AUGUST 9, 2013 

ANDERSON, SC - Haskell Samuel Stamps, age 82, husband of Pat Stamps, passed away on Friday, August 9, 2013 at NHC of Anderson.

Born in Anderson, SC, he was the son of the late Lloyd Stamps and the late Lillie Evans Stamps. He graduated from Boys High and Carolina School of Commerce. He served during the Korean Conflict in the Army Special Forces Corp. from 1952-1954.  A man of great character he supported the Anderson community as the owner and operator of Stamps Plumbing and Heating for over 40 years; a life-time member of the Elk’s Lodge and the Moose Lodge, and member of New Hope United Methodist Church.  He was a devoted husband, loving father, grandfather, and friend. 

In addition to his wife, survivors include his children, Sam Stamps and his wife, Cindy of Greenville, SC, Tony Stamps and his wife, Barbara of Jacksonville, FL, Sharon Senn and her husband, Foster, of Newberry, SC, Bill Irvin, Jr. and his wife, Judy, Steven Irvin and his wife, Kelly, and Mike Irvin and his wife, Cean all of Easley, SC, brother, Gene Stamps, sister, Betty Kelly, fourteen grandchildren, eleven great-grandchildren, and many nieces and nephews.

He survived two previous spouses, Geraldine Ivester Stamps and Nancy Whitmire Stamps; brother, Harold Stamps and a sister, Margie Brown. 

The Graveside Service will be held on Monday, August 12, 2013 at 11:00 am at Oaklawn Memorial Gardens Mausoleum with the Reverend Joyce Murphy officiating. Entombment will follow. 

The family will be at the residence and will receive friends on Sunday, August 11, 2013 from 3:00 pm until 5:00 pm at The McDougald Funeral Home.

Flowers are optional; memorials may be made to Anderson Elks Lodge #1206, P.O. Box 718, Anderson, SC 29622-0718.

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

Saturday
Aug102013

GURNAM KAUR

April 5, 1927 – August 9, 2013

Gurnam Kaur Dhaliwal, age 86, of 208 James Street, passed away at AnMed Health and Medical Center on Friday, August 9, 2013.  Born in Dhaliwal, India, she was the daughter of the late Deva Singh and the late Harnam Kaur.  She was the wife of the late Resham Singh until his death in 2004.

Survivors include a son, Mangal Singh Padda and his wife, Ravdeep, of Anderson; a daughter, Satwinder Kaur and her husband, Ranjit, of Anderson; 8 grandchildren, Jugjot Padda, Navjot Kaur, Victor Padda, Tanjit Padda, Jasvir Singh, Mandeep Kaur, Victoria Kathleen Singh, and Jason Singh; also surviving are 2 great-grandchildren as well as several nieces and nephews. 

In addition to her parents and her husband, Gurnam was preceded in death by 3 sons, Surinder Singh, Satnam Singh and Tarlock Singh; a brother, Darshan Singh and a sister, Gurbachan Kaur. 

The family will receive friends at The McDougald Funeral Home on Friday, August 16, 2013, from 12 noon until 2:00 PM.  Cremation will follow with a private family ceremony.

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

Tuesday
Aug062013

CHUCK MCKINLEY

BELTON - Charles "Chuck" Edward McKinley, 62, of 918 Hwy 252, husband of Chris Moore McKinley, passed away Monday, August 5, 2013 at North Greenville Hospital in Travelers Rest.

Born October 22, 1950 in Belton, he was the son of Doy L. McKinley and the late Connie Shaw McKinley. He was an Electrical Technician and trainer for Foundry & Steel, Dietz Schell and Consolidated Southern Industries. Chuck was a U. S. Army Veteran and a member of Neals Creek Baptist Church.  

In addition to his wife and father, he is survived by his children, Dawn McKinley Galloway (Terrell), April McKinley all of Anderson, Ashley James (Tim) of Belton and Austin Fagg of Iva; 5 grandchildren, Victoria, Tyler, Darion, Makayla and B.J.; great granddaughter, Malaya; 2 brothers, Manley McKinley and Kevin McKinley (Annette) all of Anderson and a sister, Elaine McKinley Mitchell of Belton.

Funeral service will be held at 2pm Thursday at Neals Creek Baptist Church with Rev. Alex Henderson officiating. Burial will follow at Forest Lawn Memorial Park Mausoleum with military rites provided by the Campbell Patriots . The family will receive friends Wednesday from 6 until 8pm at Sullivan-King Mortuary, 3205 Hwy 81 N. 

The family is at the residence. 

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the American Lung Association. www.lung.org

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Tuesday
Aug062013

MARY LEE WHITE GINN

November 30, 1920 – August 5, 2013

TOWNVILLE, SC - Mary Lee White Ginn, age 92, of Townville, SC, passed away on Monday, August 5, 2013 at Elbert Memorial Hospital in Elberton, GA.

Born in Anderson, SC, she was the daughter of the late Thomas Jefferson White and the late Linda Watkins White.  Mary was the devoted wife of 70 years to the late Lisbon James Ginn. She was a loving mother, and grandmother, raising two of her granddaughters, Angela Ginn and Bessie Shurkus, in her home.  She was an avid vegetable gardener and enjoyed her rose bushes.  She was of the Baptist faith.

She is survived by her sons, Carl Ginn, of Anderson, SC and James “Pee Wee” Ginn, of Townville, SC; a daughter, Shelby Jean Ross, of Pendleton, SC; many grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great grandchildren.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death two sons, Thomas Ginn and Douglas Ginn; a brother, John H. White; and a sister, Evelena Shiflet.

The Funeral Service will be held in the Chapel of The McDougald Funeral Home on Thursday, August 8, 2013 at 11:00 AM with Reverend Mark Ginn officiating.  Interment will follow at 2:00 PM at Holly Springs Baptist Church Cemetery in Bowman, GA. 

The family will be at the home of her son, Pee Wee, 12949 West Oak Highway and will receive friends at the funeral home on Wednesday, August 7, 2013 from 6:00 PM until 8:00 PM.

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

Tuesday
Aug062013

Cecilia Coyle

ANDERSON- Mrs. Cecilia "CC" H. Coyle, 91, fell peacefully asleep in the Lord at the Rainey Hospice House, Sunday August 4, 2013.

Born in Bayonne, NJ, she was one of six children of the late Alexander and Natalia Wieniecka Pawlak. Mrs. Coyle was a homemaker, talented craftsperson, and loving mother. She was a member of St. Joseph Roman Catholic Church, Carteret, NJ. Upon retirement, she moved to Toms River, NJ and then to Anderson.

She is survived by her daughters, Deborah Weigel of Walhalla and Kathleen Wrampe of Wilton, CT, and their husbands, Stephen Weigel and Peter Wrampe, as well as by her grandchildren, Claudette Watson and husband, David of Kenilworth, IL and Peter Wrampe and wife, Christine of Windham, NH and four great grandchildren, Alexander Watson, Christine Watson, Paul Wrampe and Nicholas Wrampe.

Funeral services will be held at 1 PM, Friday August 9, 2013 at Sullivan-King Mortuary, 3205 Hwy 81 North. The family will receive friends following the service at the mortuary.  Interment will be held at Whiting Memorial Park, Whiting, NJ.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to: Sacred Heart of Jesus Catholic Church, 1009 Benson St., Hartwell, GA 30643; St. John of the Ladder Orthodox Church, 701 Augusta Arbor Way, Piedmont, SC 29673 or Hospice of the Upstate, 1835 Rogers Rd., Anderson, SC 29621.

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