Alvin O. McPherson|
FAIRFOREST, SC-- Alvin Owen "Jim" McPherson, 81, of 130 Pineview Road, Spartanburg, SC, died Wednesday, May 1, 2013, after a long illness.
A native of Michigan, he was the son of the late Hiram and Eva Torey McPherson. He has lived in Spartanburg since 1985 and retired from Crown Petroleum Company in 1998. He served in the U.S. Army from 1952 until 1960 and was in the Korean War.
Survivors include his wife, Joanne Williams McPherson; two daughters, Sherrie Kik and Sandy Aisthorpe; and one son, Steve McPherson, all of Michigan. One step-daughter, Margo Carson of New Prospect, 5 grandchildren, one step-grandson, one step-great-grandson, two great-granddaughters and a brother, Paul McPherson.
In addition to his parents, he was predeceased by six brothers and three sisters all of Michigan.
Cryptside services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Saturday, May 4, 2013, at Heritage Memorial Gardens in Roebuck with Chaplin Traci Bennett officiating.
The family is at the home.
E-condolences may be sent on line to www.eggersfuneralhome.com
Eggers Funeral Home & Crematory - Chesnee
Published in Spartanburg Herald-Journal from May 2 to May 3, 2013