Forrest Lee Bagwell

Forrest Bagwell


Forrest Lee Bagwell, 86, of Pickens, passed from this life Saturday, August 3, 2013 at McCall Hospice House of Greenville.

Forrest was born in Easley, a son of the late Forrest Lee and Hazel Atkins Bagwell. He was retired from Union Bleachery in Greenville and was a member of The Pickens Church of God. A veteran of the U. S. Army during World War II, he was an active member of The American Legion, Post 11 in Pickens where he served as chaplain, and Seniors Unlimited of Pickens.

Survivors include a brother, Earley Bagwell of Pickens, and sister Frances Breazeale and her husband Carl of Fountain Inn. He is also survived by a number of nieces and nephews.

The family will receive friends from 1:30 to 3 PM Tuesday, August 6, 2013 at Dillard Funeral Home in Pickens with funeral services following at 3 PM in the funeral home chapel with The Reverend Charles Smith and The Reverend Fred Bryant officiating. Burial will follow at Hillcrest Memorial Park and Gardens with military honors.

A message of condolence may be expressed to the family by visiting

Memorials may be made to The Pickens Church of God, 127 McDaniel Ave, Pickens, SC 29671 or to the .

Family members are at their respective homes.

Dillard Funeral Home, Pickens


Funeral Home

Dillard Memorial Funeral Home
2402 GENTRY MEMORIAL HWY Pickens, SC 29671
(864) 878-6371

Published in The Greenville News on Aug. 5, 2013