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Edwin "Eddie" Kelley Lathan, Jr.


Edwin "Eddie" Kelley Lathan, Jr., 56, husband of Darleene Jordan Lathan, died Saturday, November 16, 2013.

Born in Sumter, he was the son of Edwin Kelley Lathan, of Sumter, and the late Sally Stone Lathan.

Eddie graduated from Wofford College and received his Master's in Business Development from the University of South Carolina. He was a Real Estate Certified Commercial Investment Member (CCIM).

He was a member of First Presbyterian Church, where he was a former Elder and active in the Men's Bible Study. He was also a former Elder of Sumter First Presbyterian Church.

Eddie was associated with Colliers International in Commercial Real Estate Development and was President of Latco Development Company. He founded Entre Computer Center in Sumter.

Eddie served on the Boards of NBSC Bank, Greenville, and the Poinsett Club. He was

a member of the Downtown Rotary Club and The St. Andrews Society.

Surviving, in addition to his wife and father, are daughter, Kelley Lathan McWhirter and husband Tully Adrian McWhirter of London, England; son, Edwin Corbett Lathan, of Greenville; and brother, Claude Fleetwood Lathan, of Sumter.

A graveside service will be held Wednesday, November 20, 2013 at 1:00 p.m. at Greenlawn Cemetery in Dillon, SC. The memorial service will be held Friday, November 22, 2013 at 1:00 p.m. at First Presbyterian Church, Greenville, with visitation following in the church parlor.

Memorials may be made to the Greenville Humane Society, 305 Airport Road, Greenville, SC 29607 or the Pastoral Visitation Ministry of First Presbyterian Church, 200 W. Washington Street, Greenville, SC 29601.

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Published in The Greenville News from Nov. 19 to Nov. 21, 2013
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