Cletus Wade Broughton, 66, of 331 Rowland Avenue, Heath Springs, died Saturday, April 5, 2014, at White Oak Manor in Lancaster.
A native of Lancaster County, Mr. Broughton was born March 31, 1948, a son of the late Cletus M. Broughton and Mary W. Starnes. He was a mechanic with Dupont and a police officer
with the town of Heath Springs. Mr. Broughton was a member of Pineview Baptist Church and the Barron Masonic Lodge No. 261.
Surviving are his wife, Katherine Robinson Broughton; three sons, Brian Broughton and his wife, Melanie, of Heath Springs, Greg Broughton and his wife, Tammie, of Heath Springs, and Benjie Broughton and his wife, Lana, of Kershaw; a brother, Glen Broughton of Camden; a sister, Glenda Williams and her husband, Kenneth, of Heath Springs; eight grandchildren, Brody, Banks, Eric, Mary Kelsie, Rae, Ashlie, Brenna, Owen and Riggs Broughton; an uncle, Gene Workman and his wife, Edith, of Lancaster.
Funeral services were held Monday, April 7, at 11 a.m. at Pineview Baptist Church. The Revs. Gregory Gunter and Trent McLaughlin officiated. Interment followed in the church cemetery with Masonic Rites recited by the Barron Lodge No. 261.
The family received friends following the graveside service in the church family life center and other times at the home of his son, Brian, 6526 Flatrock Road, Heath Springs.
Memorials may be made to Pineview Baptist Church building fund, 224 Young's Bend Road, Kershaw, SC 29067.
Honorary pallbearers were the Don Neal Sunday school class.
Baker Funeral Home served the Broughton family.