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January 14, 2018

Jean Faulkenberry Baskins

Jean Faulkenberry Baskins

Heath Springs, SC

HEATH SPRINGS – Mrs. Jean Faulkenberry Baskins, 88, passed away Thursday, Jan. 11, 2018, at her home. She was born Nov. 11, 1929, a daughter of the late Furman Faulkenberry and Odessa Faile Faulkenberry and was the wife of the late James William "Bill" Baskins.  Mrs. Baskins...

January 13, 2018

Joe Fredrick Estridge

Joe Fredrick Estridge

Lancaster, SC

LANCASTER – Mr. Joe Frederick Estridge, 86, died Tuesday, Jan. 9, 2018, at the Lancaster Convalescent Center. He was born May 13, 1931, in Lancaster, a son of the late Ira Durham Estridge and Annie Carnes Estridge and was the husband of the late Joanne Cauthen Estridge. Mr....

John William Hadvab

John William Hadvab

Lancaster, SC

LANCASTER – Mr. John William Hadvab Jr., 83, passed away peacefully in his home with family by his side Tuesday, Jan. 9, 2018. He was born Nov. 14, 1934, in Munhall, Pa., the son of the late John William Hadvab Sr. and Anna Fulton Hadvab. He is the husband of Audrey Bock...

January 12, 2018

Margie Mothershed Allmon

Margie Mothershed Allmon

Lancaster, SC

Margie Mothershed Allmon, 87, went to be with our Lord and Savior on Jan. 9, 2018, at Piedmont Medical Center in Rock Hill. Margie was born March 5, 1930, in Lancaster County, daughter of the late Yancey. E. Mothershed and Juanita Evans Mothershed. Mrs. Allmon enjoyed spending...

James Carter Frazier

James Carter Frazier

Lancaster, SC

LANCASTER – James Carter Frazier Sr., 84, died Monday, Jan. 8, 2018. He was a son of the late Richard Frazier and the late Susie McGee Frazier and was married to Ella Rutledge Frazier. Survivors include his wife of Lancaster; two sons, James C. Frazier Jr. of N.Y., and Elmore...

Dianne Hagins Swofford

Dianne Hagins Swofford

Lancaster, SC

LANCASTER – Mrs. Dianne Hagins Swofford, 67, of Lancaster, widow of Shaw Swofford, passed away Monday, Jan. 8, 2018, at her home. She was born Nov. 16, 1950, in Lancaster, a daughter of the late William Everette and Rose Quinn Hagins. Mrs. Swofford was a loving mother...

January 10, 2018

Chucky James "Chucky" Elmore Sr.

Chucky James "Chucky" Elmore Sr.

Lancaster, SC

LANCASTER – Mr. Chucky James "Chuck" Elmore Sr., 57, of Lancaster passed away Saturday, Jan. 6, 2018. He was a son of Janie Stacks Godfrey and the late Francis Edward Elmore. Survivors include a son, Chucky James "C.J." Elmore Jr. of Gastonia, N.C.; a daughter, Alexis...

Carl Michael "Mike" Helms

Carl Michael "Mike" Helms

Lancaster, SC

LANCASTER – Mr. Carl Michael "Mike" Helms, 70, passed away Sunday, Jan. 7, 2018 at Carolinas Medical Center. He was born Feb. 3, 1947, a son of the late Carl Lytle Helms and Mabel Jeanette "Polly" Crenshaw Helms. Michael was the husband of Rachel Cook Helms. He loved the...

Lessie Lee Ragsdale (Lowery)

Lessie Lee Ragsdale (Lowery)

Lancaster, SC

LANCASTER – Mrs. Lessie Lee Lowery Ragsdale, 82, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 9, 2018, at Levine and Dickson Hospice House in Charlotte. She was born Feb. 13, 1935, a daughter of the late Maurice Lowery and Gertie Leonard Lowery and was the wife of the late James "Jimmy" Braskey...

Joanne Williams Robinson

Joanne Williams Robinson

Lexington, SC

LEXINGTON – Mrs. Joanne Williams Robinson, 82, formerly of Lancaster, passed away Sunday, Jan. 7, 2018, at Lexington Medical Center. She was born March 27, 1935, in Lancaster, a daughter of the late Clyde Elmore Williams and Ethel Horton Williams and was the wife of Malcolm...

Nell Hughes Rutledge

Nell Hughes Rutledge

Heath Springs, SC

Mrs. Nell Hughes Rutledge, 87, died Saturday, Jan. 6, 2018. She was the daughter of the late Willie Elliott Hughes and Jannie Thompson Hughes and was married to the late Leonard Rutledge Sr. Survivors include two daughters, Anna Tucker of Heath Springs and Regina Odette...

William Kenneth Varnadore

William Kenneth Varnadore

Lancaster, SC

LANCASTER – Mr. William Kenneth Varnadore, 84, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 9, 2018, at his home. He was born June 13, 1933, in Chester County, a son of the late Clarence Alex Varnadore and Esther Long Varnadore and is the husband of Elizabeth Carter Varnadore. Mr. Varnadore...

James "Lewis" Walters

James "Lewis" Walters

Lancaster, SC

James "Lewis" Walters, 77, passed away Jan. 8, 2018, at Springs Memorial Hospital. Mr. Walters was born Feb. 24, 1940, in Lancaster, son of the late Beulah Walters Baker. Mr. Walters is survived by his daughter, Michelle McDonald; grandchildren, Elizabeth McDonald, Bobby...

January 7, 2018

Bruce Alphondus Evans

Bruce Alphondus Evans

Lancaster, SC

The family of Bruce Alphondus Evans sadly announces that he departed this life on Wednesday, Jan. 3, 2018, at his home. He was a native of Lancaster County. He formerly lived in Brooklyn, N.Y., retired to Pageland and later returned to his homestead. He was preceded in death...

January 5, 2018

Beverly Watts Copeland

Beverly Watts Copeland

Lancaster, SC

LANCASTER – Funeral services for Beverly Watts Copeland, 78, of Lancaster, will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 6, in the chapel of Baker Funeral Home. The Rev. Michael Carnes will officiate. Burial will follow in the Blackmon Cemetery. Mrs. Copeland, widow of Carlton E....

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