John Rowan Bost II

John Rowan Bost, II
LAURENS, SC-- John Rowan Bost, II, 91, of 102 Clemson St. and husband of the late Martha Angela Simmons Bost, passed away Monday, October 21, 2013, at the Hospice House of Laurens County.
Born in Spartanburg, he was the son of John Rowan and May Netta Swink Bost. A W.W. II U.S. Navy veteran, Mr. Bost was a retired mechanical engineer with Torrington and the founder of Downey Bost Corp. He was of the Baptist Faith.
Surviving are his sons Vincent Bost of Laurens and Jon Bost, III, and wife Jill of Laurens.
Funeral services will be held at 2:00 pm, Sunday, October 27, 2013, at Second Baptist Church conducted by Rev. J.D. Shiflet followed by burial in Greenwood Memorial Gardens.
The family will be at their respective homes and will receive friends at The Kennedy Mortuary from 5:00 to 7:00 pm on Saturday, October 26, 2013.
Memorials may be made to the Hospice of Laurens County, PO Box 178, Clinton, SC 29325.
Condolences may be expressed to the family at

Funeral Home

The Kennedy Mortuary, Inc.
606 W. Main St. Laurens, SC 29360
(864) 984-4535

Published in Spartanburg Herald-Journal from Oct. 22 to Oct. 23, 2013