KERSHAW – Fank Edward Arant, 60, of Kershaw died Friday, Feb. 1, 2013, at Piedmont Medical Center, in Rock Hill. Born in Monroe, N.C., he was a son of the late Willie Woodrow and Gladys Greene Arant. He was currently employed with Buckhorn Materials. Mr. Arant enjoyed metal fabricating and was a member of Charlesboro Baptist Church. Survivors include his wife, Jo Bowers Arant of the home, a daughter, Becky Arant of Washington D.C.; a son, Jammy Roberts and his wife, Amy, of Winston-Salem, N.C.; a daughter-in-law, Kimberly S. ''Kim" Arant of Kershaw; three grandsons, Dalston Keith Snipes, Chase Wyatt Roberts and Eric James Robert; a granddaughter, Alayna Grace Arant; a special son, Gil Sims of Kershaw; two brothers, Charles Arant and his wife, Irene, of Heath Springs; Johnny Arant and his wife, Linda of Lancaster; a sister, Patty Arant of Kershaw; and a sister-in-law, Glenda Arant. He was preceded in death by his son, James Edward "Jamie" Arant; a sister and brother-in-law, Margie A. Rollins and her husband, Lawrence; and a brother, Jerry Arant. A service was held at 2 p.m. Monday, Feb. 4, at Charlesboro Baptist Church officiated by the Revs. Jackie Bailey, Jerry Potoka and Steve Neal, with burial in the church cemetery. The family received friends noon until 2 p.m. in the church fellowship hall and other times at the home, 2255 Gold Mine Highway, Kershaw. Memorials may be made to Charlesboro Baptist Church-Building Fund, 8701 Taxahaw Road, Kershaw, S.C. 29067.
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Published in The Lancaster News on Feb. 6, 2013