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Geraldine C. Atkins ROEBUCK-- Geraldine Cooper Atkins, 97, formerly of 1530 Morris Bridge Road and a resident of Woodruff Manor since 2011, died Wednesday, April 16, 2014. A native of Madison, Georgia, she was born May 12, 1916 to the late James McLeaster and Annie Agnes Rose Cooper. Her friends knew her as "Jerry." She and her husband, J.S., were members of the First Baptist Church of Woodruff, since moving to South Carolina in 1992. Previously, she resided in South Florida, where her husband was employed by the U.S. Sugar Corporation as a commissary manager. She worked part time in the store and raised two children, Dick and Ann. Jerry was a leader among the church's women at the local Baptist church of Canal Point, Florida. She held several offices in the Women's Missionary Union, and at various times taught classes to youth and to women. She was a wonderful cook, had good taste in home décor and besides housework, Jerry liked being outside with her yard full of tropical plants and flowers that were the envy of the neighborhood. During the Second World War, she took over as commissary manager when J.S. was assigned to provision the mess halls of ten sugar plantations, and she was extended in that position when J.S. hurt his back on the job. A few years after their retirement, they decided to relocate to South Carolina to be near their daughter, Ann, who is a nurse. Jerry lost her husband, J.S., in 1999. Surviving are a son, Richard, and a daughter, Ann. Richard and his wife Merilyn have five children. Their son Lee, with wife Nancy, has three children, Kristin, Ricky and Daniel. Son, Laird, with his wife Sheryl, has two children, Camille (married to Joshua Plant) and Jaimee. Son, Joel, with wife Rhonda, has two step-children, Matthew and Jerissa. Daughter, Cristi, with husband Paul, has two children, Sam and Meri. And a daughter, Amy, with husband, David has three children, Grant, Davis and Jessie. All of the family lives in Florida, except for Joel, who lives in Nashville, Tenn. Geraldine's daughter Ann and her husband Gary Shelby have three children, Martha Ann, Rebecca and Darby. Martha Ann with her husband Tommy Jolly has three children, Patricia (spouse, Peter Wayne Peterson), Leah (spouse, Paul Woody), and Lacey (spouse, Travis Perry). Rebecca with her husband Mark Hoover, has two children, Thomas and Alden. They are all living in South Carolina. Funeral services will be conducted Saturday, April 26, 2014 at 10 a.m. at Lanford-Gwinn Mortuary Chapel in Woodruff by the Rev. Andrew Shull. Interment will follow in Heritage Memorial Gardens, Roebuck. Visitation will be held from 9:00-9:45 A.M. prior to the service. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to First Baptist Church of Woodruff, 801 Cross Anchor Road, Woodruff, S.C. 29388. The family is at their respective homes. Lanford-Gwinn Mortuary Woodruff Read Obituary
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Kenneth E. Biggs SPARTANBURG, SC-- Kenneth Eugene Biggs, 76, of Spartanburg went home to be with the Lord on Tuesday, April 22,2 014 at Magnolia Place Nursing Home. He was the husband of Cecelia Kress Biggs. Mr. Biggs was a native of Spartanburg County and a son of the late Harley D. and Dossie Suttles Biggs. He was a retired employee of Arrow Automotive and was of the Freewill Baptist faith. In addition to his wife, he is survived by a son: Larry Biggs of Spartanburg; a daughter and son-in-law: Susan and Dean Mabry of Cowpens; a step-son and daughter -in-law: Richard and Kim Cansler of Moore, SC; a step-daughter and son-in-law: Pam and Rickie Netherton of Boiling Springs; a brother: Glenn Biggs of Spartanburg; a sister: Faye Deal of Spartanburg; twelve grandchildren and seven great grandchildren. Visitation will be held on Friday, April 25, 2014 from 7:00 until 9:00 p.m. at Eggers Funeral Home of Boiling Springs. Funeral services will be conducted at 12:00 noon on Saturday, April 26, 2014 at Eggers Funeral Chapel of Boiling Springs officiated by Rev. Todd Black. Interment will be in Good Shepherd Memorial Gardens. Memorials may be made to the Building Fund, Turning Point Freewill Baptist Church, PO Box 160668, Boiling Springs, SC 29316. The family will be at 324 Kilt Court, Boiling Springs, SC 29316. E-Condolences may be sent on line at www.eggersfuneralhome.com . Eggers Funeral Home Boiling Springs Read Obituary
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William M. 'Bill' Howell UNION, SC-- Mr. William Miles "Bill" Howell, 91, husband of Harriett Gault Howell, 213 N. Mountain St., Union, passed away Tuesday, April 22, 2014 at Heartland of Union. Mr. Howell was born in Chester November 17, 1922, a son of the late William Miles Howell and Bertha Palmer Howell. He was a graduate of Lockhart High School and retired from the City of Union, Utility Dept. Mr. Howell was a member of the First Presbyterian Church where he was an Elder, a member of the choir for over 40 years and a member of the Young Men's Sunday School Class. He also was a member of the Clemson Club and was a veteran of the US. Marine Corps having served during WWII. Mr. Howell was first married to the late Mildred Riddle Howell. Surviving in addition to his wife are two daughters, Claudia D. Howell Belue of West Union, SC, and Deborah D. Howell Littlejohn and husband Pat of Jonesville; a step-daughter, Ruth Ann Lambert and husband David of Spartanburg; a sister, Kathryn H. Willard of Union; a very dear cousin, Keith Bailey and wife Ann of Union; three grandsons; William Belue and wife Melissa of Elgin, Joseph Belue and wife Stacy of West Union, and Patrick M. Littlejohn of Jonesville; and nine great-grandchildren. Mr. Howell was predeceased by a sister, Laura H. Kirby. A memorial service will be held 3:00 PM Saturday, April 26, 2014 at First Presbyterian Church conducted by the Rev. Sanders Read and his son-in-law, Mr. Pat Littlejohn. The family will receive friends immediately following the services. Members of the Young Men's Sunday School Class, employees and staff of Heartland of Union and employees and staff of Medi-Home Hospice are asked to sit in a group. The family will have a private graveside service with Military Honors. Memorials may be made to First Presbyterian Church, 101 West South St., Union, SC 29379. The family will be at the home of his daughter, Deborah and Pat Littlejohn, 130 Littlejohn Rd., Jonesville. S.R. Holcombe Funeral Home, Inc. www.holcombefuneral homes.com Read Obituary
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