Fred J. Thrift

Fred J. Thrift
COWPENS, SC-- The family of Fred J. Thrift, 77, of 159 Garden Creek Lane, will receive friends from 2:30 until 4:00 PM on Thursday, December 13, 2012, at Westside Baptist Church. Funeral services will immediately follow at 4:00 PM at the Church with Rev. Travis Blackwell, Rev. Chad Benefield and Pastor Steve Griffith officiating. Interment will be in the Mountain View Baptist Church Cemetery.
In addition to his wife and children, he is also survived by his grandchildren, Rev. Russ (Rachel) Thrift of Equality, AL, Leslie (Rev. Chad) Benefield of Roxboro, NC, Ethan and Dakota Childers of Cowpens; great-grandchildren, Jordan Riley Benefield, Micah William Benefield, Carter James Benefield, Aleigha Michelle Benefield, all of Roxboro, NC and Lakin Russell Thrift, Logan Ryan Thrift, Landon Reese Thrift, Leighanna Claire Thrift and Lauren Emily Thrift, all of Equality, AL; and also a daughter, Beth Rice and her partner Monica Vereen. Mr. Thrift was the last surviving member of his immediate family. The family would like to express special thanks to Spartanburg Regional Hospice Home.
An online guest register is available at
Blakely Funeral Home & Crematory, Gaffney, SC

Funeral Home

Blakely Funeral Home & Crematory
1047 Chesnee Highway  Gaffney, SC 29341
(864) 488-1141

Published in Spartanburg Herald-Journal from Dec. 13 to Dec. 14, 2012