GREER, SC-- Benjamin Claude Babb, Sr., 95, of 703 Mt. Lebanon Church Road, died February 17, 2013 at Hospice House of the Carolina Foothills.
A native of Greenville County, son of the late Homer and Hattie Babb, he was a U.S. Army
veteran of World War II
, a retired employee of Cunningham Waters after 35 years of service, and a member of Mt. Lebanon Baptist Church.
Surviving are his wife, Emma Campbell Babb of the home; two sons and daughters-in-law, Ben and Wanda Babb of Spartanburg and John and Carmen Babb of Twin Falls, Idaho; a sister, Lizzie Flynn of Greer; eight grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held 11:00 a.m. Wednesday at Mt. Lebanon Baptist Church, conducted by Rev. Mark Smith. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.
Honorary escort will be the Men's Bible Sunday School Class.
Visitation will be held 6:00-8:00 p.m. Tuesday at The Wood Mortuary.
The family is at the home.
The family wishes to express their thanks to the doctors and staff of Hospice of the Carolina Foothills.
Those desiring may make memorials to Mt. Lebanon Baptist Church, 572 Mt. Lebanon Church Road, Greer, SC 29651 or Hospice of the Carolina Foothills, 130 Forest Glen Drive, Columbus, NC 28722.
Online condolences may be made at www.thewoodmortuary. com.
The Wood Mortuary