Sign the guestbook at AugustaChronicle.com/obits The Augusta Chronicle-May 13, 2016 MCCORMICK, S.C. - Sylvester 'Scotty' Bies, 88, of McCormick, SC, Savannah Lakes Village, husband of Rita Larkin Bies, died Sunday, May 8, 2016 at Self Regional Healthcare in Greenwood, SC. He was born on August 23, 1927 in Brooklyn, NY to Sylvester J. and Barbara K. Bies from Queens Village, Long Island, NY. Scotty is survived by his dear friend and loving wife of 66 years, Rita; daughters, Barbara Balducci (Donald) of Colchester, CT, Catherine Birmingham (Angelo) of Quinton, VA, Karen Cove (Michael) of Rutland, MA, Dianne Scotton (Thomas) of Middletown, CT; sons, Mark Bies (Patti) of Powatan, VA, John Bies (Theresa) of Simpsonville, SC, Michael Bies (Carina) of East Windsor, CT, Timothy Bies (Alivia) of Seattle, WA; grandsons, Grayson Baughman, Gregory Balducci, Luke and Kevin Scotton, Kyle Bies, John and Justin Bies, Sean Bies; granddaughters, Sarah Parsons, Emily Balducci, Brittany Macellaro, Brooke and Taylor Bies; great-granddaughters, Ryan Macellaro and Leona Baughman; sisters, Joan Newman of Upper St. Clair, PA and Barbara Mehnken of Winter Springs, FL; and brother, Ronald Bies of Westminster, CO. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held 11AM, Monday, May 16, 2016, in Good Shepherd Catholic Church, 1401 Greenwood Hwy., McCormick, SC 29835, with the Rev. Father Robert Sayer officiating. Inurnment will follow in the Good Shepherd Catholic Church Columbarium. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions, in memory of Scotty, be made to the Good Shepherd Catholic Church Beautification and Grounds Enhancement Fund, 1401 Greenwood Hwy., McCormick, SC 29835. A message of condolence may be sent to the family by visiting www.harrisfuneral.com. Harris Funeral Home & Cremation Services of Abbeville is assisting the Bies family.
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Published in The Augusta Chronicle on May 13, 2016