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Johnston, Margaret - Greenville  
Margaret Mims Johnston Greenville Margaret Mims Johnston, 81, resident of Brookdale Senior Living, died August 23, 2015 at St. Francis Hospital in Greenville, SC. Born in Chester, SC, on October 3, 1933, she was the daughter of the late John K and Edith Mims Johnston Following graduation from Greenville High School in 1950, Miss Johnston attended Mars Hill College and went on to earn her bachelor's and master's degrees from Furman University in Greenville, SC and Syracuse University in New York, respectively. Miss Johnston worked for the SBC Commission Magazine from 1955 to 1959 and her love of writing and photography eventually took her to the University of Georgia in Athens, where she taught journalism and photography for many years until she retired in 1995. Her love of writing turned into a business, The Writing Wright, where she assisted other writers by editing manuscripts and other publications. She was also a published author of the novel VAULT, based on her experiences as the UGA track team scorer. Miss Johnston was a charter and lifetime member of The Classic City Pilot Club, serving as president of the Athens chapter, Lt. Governor and Governor of the Georgia District Pilot Club. Miss Johnston was a long time member of First Baptist church, Athens and their adult choir and was a member of First Baptist Church, Dawsonville at the time of her death. Surviving are her sister and brother-in-law, Sarah Johnston and Robert P. Allen of Greenville; and many nieces, nephews, grandnieces and grandnephews. She was predeceased by her sister, K Faile and John Johnston. Visitation will be held Saturday, August 29, 2015 from 10:00 to 10:45 a.m. at Edwards Road Baptist Church in Greenville, SC with the funeral service following at 11:00 a.m. at the church. Burial will be in Elko City Cemetery in Elko, SC. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Southern Baptist Convention's Lottie Moon Offering. Condolences may be sent to the family at www.thomasmcafee.com .
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Published in The Greenville News on Aug. 27, 2015
Jones, Ann  
Ann Jones Greer Ann Forrester Jones, 55, died August 28, 2015 at her home. A native of Greenville County, daughter of the late Ted and Hazel Turner Forrester, she was a homemaker and of member of Victor United Methodist Church. Surviving are her husband, Steven "Steve" Jones of the home; one daughter and son-in-law, Marie and Brian "Hoochie" Wilson of Greer; two sons, Steven Jones, II and Matt Jones (Amber) all of Greer; one sister, Michelle Rushton of Greer and four grandchildren, Laura Ann, Steven (Boo), Addie Mae and Skye. Graveside services will be held 2:00 p.m. Monday at Wood Memorial Park conducted by Rev. Keith Kelly. Visitation will be 5:00-7:00 p.m. Sunday at Wood Mortuary. The family is at the home. Memorials may be made to Piedmont Hospice, 209-A Riverside Court, Greer, SC 29650. Online condolences may be made at www.thewoodmortuary.com
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Published in The Greenville News on Aug. 30, 2015
Jones, Hazel - Piedmont  
Hazel Jones Piedmont Hazel Marie Trammell Jones, 92, wife of the late Milton Edwin Jones, passed away Wednesday, August 26, 2015. Born in Atlanta, GA, she was a daughter of the late Erby and Maude Trammell. She retired from J.P. Stevens in Piedmont after 37 years of service. She was a member of Piedmont Presbyterian Church. She is survived by son Roger Edwin Jones (Jackie Lawing Jones) of Lynchburg, VA; brother, Guy Thomas Trammell of Piedmont; grandchildren, Holly Jones of Silver Springs, MD and Lucas Jones (Karla) of Lexington, VA; great-grandchildren, Gavin and Hadley Jones. She was predeceased by sisters, Obera Allison and Doris Trammell; brothers, George and Edward Trammell. Visitation will be from 1:00 to 2:00 pm Thursday, September 3 at Piedmont Presbyterian Church. The service will follow at 2:00 pm at the church. Burial will be at Greenville Memorial Gardens. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Piedmont Presbyterian Church, P.O. Box 422, Piedmont, SC 29673 or charity of one's choice. Gray Mortuary, Pelzer Condolences: www.graymortuary.com
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Published in The Greenville News on Sept. 1, 2015
Jones, Marilyn - GREENVILLE  
Marilyn F. Jones Greenville Marilyn Forsberg Jones of Greenville passed away Sunday afternoon August 30, 2015. She was the daughter of pre-deceased Claus Theodor and Ellen Teresia Forsberg of New Jersey. Surviving are son Ken and his wife Debbie along with grandchildren Jennifer, Greg and Kyle Jones. Also surviving are her brother-in-law Donald L. Jones and wife Nancy. Marilyn was an active member of John Knox Church in both the choir and Young at Heart groups. Additionally, she enjoyed dancing in multiple line dancing groups in Greenville and Simpsonville, SC. Funeral services will be held at John Knox Presbyterian Church, 35 Shannon Dr. Greenville, 29615 at 11:00 AM on Thursday September 3, 2015. Family will receive friends prior to the service from 9:00AM until 11:00AM at the church. The service will be conducted by Rev. David B. Howell and Rev. Joseph S. Gaston. Entombment is to follow at Woodlawn Memorial Park. The family respectfully requests that flowers be omitted and memorials be made to John Knox Presbyterian Church in her honor. www.woodlawn-fh.com
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Published in The Greenville News on Sept. 1, 2015
Joseph, Richard - Travelers Rest  
Richard Joseph, 58, Travelers Rest, died 08-29-2015. Arrangements: The Howze Mortuary.
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Published in The Greenville News on Sept. 2, 2015
Kelly, Sara - Charleston  
Sara P. Kelly Central, SC Sara Payne Kelly, 102, of Central, widow of Theron Parrott Kelly, died Thursday at her home. Born in Anderson, SC, she was a daughter of the late Marcus Matthew and Louise Carter Payne of Anderson, SC. She was a graduate of Girls High in Anderson and Anderson Junior College where she was the editor of the school newspaper, The Yodler and wrote an article "Campus Comments." She furthered her education through both University of South Carolina and Clemson University. Prior to her marriage, she was the secretary to E.P. Josey, the Anderson County Farm Agent. Following her marriage she began a 22 year teaching career at Central Elementary School. She was a member of Alpha Delta Kappa Teachers Sorority. She was very active in the Central community where she helped established the Central Library and served as the President of the Friends of the Library for many years. She was a member of the UDC and was an avid card player having been a member of both Canasta and Bridge Clubs. She was a long time member of Mt. Zion United Methodist Church where she was a member of the Eloise Gaines Circle of the UMW and served as the Secretary and Treasurer for over 60 years. She is survived by a daughter, Sara Lou Kelly Palmer of the home; grandchildren, Kelly P. Bodell of Clemson, Theron P. (Tish) McAlister of Anderson, Malcolm Anthony McAlister of Mt. Pleasant, Katherine Palmer (Dickie) DeMasi of Irmo, SC, Matthew Alexander McAlister of Anderson, Sara "Sissy" Palmer Baker of Mt. Pleasant, and Maresa McAlister (Joe) Darby of Anderson; great grandchildren, Sara Katherine Bodell and Stewart James Bodell of James Island, Meagan McAlister (Travis) Burriss of Anderson, Miranda and Conner McAlister of Greenville, Sara Frances, Malcolm, Edwin and Luke McAlister of Mt. Pleasant, Anthony, Nicolas, Mimi and Evan DeMasi of Irmo, Aras Love Baker of Mt. Pleasant, Alexander Poore and Andrew Darby of Anderson; great-great grandchildren, Lexie and Lillie Burriss of Anderson; nieces Cleve Ann Senn of Clemson and Julia and Walter Hawkins of Six Mile; and the widow of Sara's grandson, Marc Anthony McAlister, Sherri McAlister Moore of Anderson. In addition to her husband of over 50 years and her parents, she was predeceased by daughters, Marcia Kelly McAlister and Theresa Kelly Bodell; brother, Marcus M. Payne, Jr.; sister Roseann Payne Screws; and grandson, Marc Anthony McAlister. Funeral services will be 4 PM, Saturday in Mt. Zion United Methodist with Rev. Gene Aiken officiating with burial to follow in Old Stone Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 2 to 3:30 PM, Saturday at Duckett-Robinson Funeral Home. Memorials may be made to Mt. Zion United Methodist Church, P.O. Box 186, Central, SC or to the Cancer Association of Anderson, 215 E. Calhoun Street, Anderson, SC 29621. Condolences may be expressed online at www.robinsonfuneralhomes.com or at the funeral home.
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Published in The Greenville News on Aug. 28, 2015
King, Louise Browning - Belton  
Louise Browning King Belton Louise Browning King, 90, widow of Furman E. King of Belton went home to be with her Heavenly Father on Thursday, August 27, 2015. Born in Anderson County, she was the daughter of the late Furman Browning, Sr. and Callie Cooley Browning. She retired from textiles and was a member of Dry Oak Assembly of God. Surviving are her daughter, Janice Carter (Charles); granddaughter, April Harris (Charles) of Taylors; great granddaughters, Caitlyn, Morgan and Hannah. She was preceded in death by her sister, Emmie Dell Pettus and her brother, Furman Browning, Jr. Services will be held at 11:00am on Saturday at Dry Oak Assembly of God with Rev. Caleb Howard officiating. Burial will follow at Cedar Shoals Baptist Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends prior to the service from 9:45am until 10:45am at Dry Oak Assembly of God. The family would like to say a special thank you to the Memory Care Staff at Greenville Place for their love and care. The family will be at her residence. Cox Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.
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Published in The Greenville News on Aug. 28, 2015
Knight, Katherine - Greenville  
Katherine Tripp Knight Greenville Katherine Lorraine Tripp Knight, 85, of Greenville, widow of William Royce Knight, died August 29, 2015. Born in Greenville, she was a daughter of the late Clyde and Jeanette Tripp. Katherine retired from United Merchants. She was a member of Berea First Baptist Church. She is survived by one son, Donald R. Knight (June) of Abbeville; a sister, Grace Hitt of Greenville; two grandchildren, Jason Knight and Adam Knight; and one great grandson, Daniel Jason Lucas Schatzle. A visitation will be held Tuesday, September 1, 2015 from 12:00 p.m. until 1:15 p.m. at Thomas McAfee Funeral Home, Northwest with the funeral service following at 1:30 p.m. in the Northwest chapel. The burial will follow in Woodlawn Memorial Park. Memorials may be made to Berea First Baptist Church, 529 Farrs Bridge Rd., Greenville, SC, 29611. Condolences may be made to the family by visiting www.thomasmcafee.com .
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Published in The Greenville News on Aug. 31, 2015
Knott, Elaine June - Greenville  
Elaine June Knott (nee Drush) Greenville Elaine June Knott (née Drush), 81, former longtime resident of Cape Cod, died after a short illness, Thursday the 27th of August at Greenville Memorial Hospital in Greenville, SC. Born in New York, NY, to parents, Stanley Drush and Mary Jinks Drush, Elaine attended Dunellen High School in Dunellen, NJ. She is preceded in death by a daughter, Donna Susan Knott, and is survived by one sister, Dorothy May Caswell, and her beloved husband of 61 years, Robert J. Knott, Sr. Her legacy is continued by children: Robert Knott Jr. and wife, Elizabeth, of Naples, FL, Carol Knott Moeller and husband, Michael, of Arlington, VA, Thomas Knott and wife, Lisa, of Boston, MA, grandchildren: Kathryn Moeller Bolton, Erin Moeller, Michael P. Moeller, Benjamin Knott, Charlotte Knott, Kiley Knott, Robert Knott III, Sarah Knott, and great-grandchildren: Jackson and Ava Knott. Elaine was a vibrant, vital spirit who loved cooking, golf, puzzles, crafting, and spending time surrounded by family. She read avidly, sang beautifully, and was an ace at crossword puzzles. Those who loved her can take comfort in the belief that she is free from pain and that she lives on in the faces and hearts of her grandchildren and their children to come. Internment will be at Massachusetts National Cemetery.
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Published in The Greenville News on Sept. 3, 2015
Lambert, William Roy - Anderson  
Roy Lambert Anderson William Roy Lambert, 57, husband of Christina Woodson Lambert, passed away Wednesday, August 26, 2015. Born in Gainesville, Florida, he received both his Bachelor's and Master's degrees from Clemson University. He was an employee of Michelin for 26 years and a member of Hope Fellowship. Survivors include his wife of 35 years, Christina Lambert; son, Christopher William Lambert and wife, Jennifer of Burlington, NC; daughter, Amy Elizabeth Ray and husband, Chris of Augusta, GA; grandchildren, Carley and Will Lambert, Isabella, Juliana and Lucas Ray; father, Dr. Jerry Roy Lambert and wife, Renee of Six Mile; mother, Alma Jean Lambert of Anderson; brother, Dr. Jerry Alan Lambert and wife, Paula of Augusta, GA; sister, Renea West and husband, David of Anderson; mother-in-law, Gisela Scherz Woodson of Anderson; sister-in-law, Rebecca Shrable and husband, Rocky of Ocala, FL; and a number of nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be held at 4 p.m. Sunday at Hope Fellowship conducted by Rev. Mark Gasque, Rev. Rocky Shrable, Rev. Lane Sargent and Rev. Heinrich Scherz. Burial will follow in Forest Lawn Memorial Park. The family will receive friends from 6 until 8 p.m. Saturday at Sullivan-King Mortuary. The family is at the home of Rev. Heinrich and Lisa Scherz, 107 Country Garden Lane, Anderson, SC 29626. Flowers are optional; contributions may be made in his memory to the charity of choice. Sullivan-King Mortuary www.sullivanking.com
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Published in The Greenville News on Aug. 29, 2015
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