UNION — Mrs. Dora Sinclair Fleming, 89, widow of Jake Fleming, passed away Thursday, Feb. 13, 2014 at Ellen Sagar Nursing Home.
Mrs. Fleming was born in Union, S.C. Aug. 12, 1924, a daughter of the late Davis Sinclair and Florette Smith Sinclair. She retired from Excel Hosiery and had previously worked at Milliken & Co-Monarch Plant. She was a member of Fairview Baptist Church and was a proud member of the Red Hat Club of Ellen Sagar Nursing Home. Mrs. Fleming was a former member of the Order of the Eastern Star. She was first married to the late Marion Steen.
Surviving are a daughter, Mary S. O'Shields and husband Larry of Union; a son, Bill Steen and wife Clara of Greenville; a sister, Sara Vinson and husband Jack of Union; four grandchildren, Kenny O'Shields, Pam Alexander and husband Doug, Shayla Durst and husband Tod and Dana Glenn and husband Scott; and seven great-grandchildren.
Mrs. Fleming was predeceased by a sister, Emma Mitchell; and four brothers, Melvin Sinclair, Earl and Murl Sinclair and Wilson Sinclair.
Funeral services will be held 3 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 16, 2014 at SR Holcombe Funeral Chapel conducted by Rev. Bob Cato. Burial will be in Forest Lawn Cemetery.
Active pallbearers will be Olin Sinclair, Larry Sinclair, Dennis Sinclair, Lynn Sinclair, Wayne Vinson and James Sinclair.
The following are asked to serve as Honorary Pallbearers: Michael Sinclair, Billy Beheler, Floyd Sinclair and Keith Gault.
The nurses and staff of Ellen Sagar Nursing Home are asked to sit in a group.
Visitation will be held 1:30-3 p.m. Sunday in the chapel prior to the service.
Memorials may be made to Ellen Sagar Nursing Home, Entertainment and Arts and Crafts Fund, 1817 Jonesville Hwy, Union, S.C. 29379.
The family is at the home of her daughter, Mary and Larry O'Shields, 887 Beltline Road, Union.
SR Holcombe Funeral Home