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Thursday, January 13, 2022
Viola Bowens
EASLEY — Mrs. Viola W. Bowens, 96, of Easley, South Carolina, passed on Saturday, January 1, 2022, at her residence. Born in Anderson County, she was a daughter of the late Reed and Lillie Brown Williams. Surviving are two daughters, Eva (Morris) Henderson and Bessie (Robert) Downs... Read More
Watkins, Garrett & Woods Mortuary Inc.
Published in The Sentinel-Progress from Jan. 12 to Jan. 13, 2022.
Wilbur Riddle
EASLEY — Dr. Wilbur Michael Riddle, 79, husband of Janice Pope Riddle, of Easley, passed away Tuesday, January 4, 2022. Born in Laurens, S.C., he was the son of the late Wilbur Lentz and Mary Bruns Riddle. Dr. Riddle received his B.S. in Biology from Wofford College and his doctorate... Read More
Robinson Downtown Funeral Home
Published in The Sentinel-Progress from Jan. 12 to Jan. 13, 2022.
David Winchester
EASLEY — David Arthur Winchester, 77, beloved husband of the late Doris Ann Wrenn Winchester, of Easley, passed away Sunday, January 9, 2022. Born in Easley, he was the son of the late James Arthur and Ethel McGehee Winchester. He was a member of the Easley 1st Pentecostal Holiness... Read More
Robinson Downtown Funeral Home
Published in The Sentinel-Progress from Jan. 12 to Jan. 13, 2022.
Friday, January 7, 2022
Elnora Elliot
PICKENS — Elnora "Ellie" Elliott, 74, wife of Jesse Ray, passed away Monday, December 27th, 2021 at AnMed Health Medical Center. She was the daughter of the late Tipp Elliott and Nora Elmer Popham Elliott. Elnora was member of the Northside Baptist Church in Pickens and was a homemaker... Read More
Sandifer Funeral Home
Published in The Sentinel-Progress from Jan. 6 to Jan. 7, 2022.
Carter Matthews
GREENVILLE — Carter Broward Matthews, Jr., 72, husband of Bille Morris Mathews died Tuesday, December 28, 2021. Carter was born in Pensacola, Fla., a son of the late Carter Broward and Etna Louise Carpenter Matthews. He received a bachelor's degree from The University of Alabama... Read More
Published in The Sentinel-Progress from Jan. 6 to Jan. 7, 2022.
Don Newton
EASLEY — Mr. George Donald "Don" Newton, 68, husband of Linda Tinsley Newton, went to be with his Lord and Savior Tuesday, December 28, 2021. Born August 29, 1953 in Anderson County, he was the son of the late George Isaac Newton and the late Jonell Herron Newton, Mr. Newton was... Read More
Robinson Downtown Funeral Home
Published in The Sentinel-Progress from Jan. 6 to Jan. 7, 2022.
Tuesday, January 4, 2022
Victor Madera
EASLEY — Victor Madera, Jr., 28, of Easley, passed away Wednesday, December 22, 2021. Born in Rochester, N.Y., he was the son of Doris Gonzalez and Victor Madera, Sr. In addition to his parents, Victor is survived by a son, Victor J. Madera; sisters, Xiomara Madera (Alex Astacio)... Read More
Robinson Downtown Funeral Home
Published in The Sentinel-Progress from Jan. 3 to Jan. 4, 2022.
Wednesday, December 22, 2021
Carolyn Holcombe
LIBERTY — Carolyn B. Holcombe, 84, of Liberty, wife of the late Dr. Jake K. Holcombe, went home to be with her Lord and Savior on Tuesday, December 7, 2021. Mrs. Holcombe was born in Sumter, S.C., and raised in Charleston, S.C. Her parents, Raymond E. Brown and Virginia Mimms Brown... Read More
Robinson Memorial Gardens
Published in The Sentinel-Progress from Dec. 21 to Dec. 22, 2021.
Saturday, December 11, 2021
Charles Burke
EASLEY — Charles Eugene Burke, 83, of Brushy Creek Road, went home to be with his Lord and Savior Saturday, November 28, 2021 at his youngest son's home in Raleigh, N.C., after an extended illness. Born in Cenchat, Ga., he grew up in Flintsone, Ga., and was a son of the late Frederick... Read More
Robinson Downtown Funeral Home
Published in The Sentinel-Progress from Dec. 10 to Dec. 11, 2021.
Michael Morton
LIBERTY — Michael Adam Morton, 39, of Cleveland Court, died Friday, December 3, 2021 at his residence. Born in Greenville, he was a son of Jimmy Dean Morton and his wife Jeannie of Liberty and Angeline Koon Roper and her husband Ray of Six Mile. He enjoyed fishing and being outdoors... Read More
Liberty Mortuary
Published in The Sentinel-Progress from Dec. 10 to Dec. 11, 2021.
Fredrick Tortorici
EASLEY — SMSGT Frederick Tortorici (Ret.), 82, husband of Carole Downey Tortorici, of Easley, passed away Thursday, November 25, 2021. Born in Newark, N.J., he was the son of the late Salvatore and Tomasina Macaluso Tortorici. Frederick proudly served with the United States Air... Read More
Robinson Powdersville Funeral Home
Published in The Sentinel-Progress from Dec. 10 to Dec. 11, 2021.
Thursday, December 2, 2021
Norma Garren
LIBERTY — Norma Tripp Garren, 89, of Liberty, wife of the late Don M. Garren, passed away Tuesday, Nov. 23, 2021 at her home. Mrs. Garren was retired from Liberty Elementary School after 20 years of dedicated service. She loved her family dearly, especially her grandchildren. She... Read More
Robinson Downtown Funeral Home
Published in The Sentinel-Progress from Dec. 1 to Dec. 2, 2021.
Tuesday, November 30, 2021
Yvonne Smith
EASLEY — Yvonne May Hiday Smith, 91, wife of the late Dan A. Smith, passed away Thursday, November 18, 2021. Born in Dayton, Ohio, she was a daughter of the late Russell and Mary Relyea Hiday. Mrs. Smith worked in retail and was a member of Easley Presbyterian Church. She never... Read More
Robinson Downtown Funeral Home
Published in The Sentinel-Progress from Nov. 29 to Nov. 30, 2021.
Thursday, November 11, 2021
Jerry Duncan
EASLEY — Jerry Mack Duncan, 84, husband of Florence Burgess Duncan, of Easley, went home to be with the Lord Wednesday, November 3, 2021 surrounded by his loving family. Born in Greenville, he was a son of the late Roy Washington and Grace Lee Henson Duncan. Jerry was an auctioneer... Read More
Robinson Downtown Funeral Home
Published in The Sentinel-Progress from Nov. 10 to Nov. 11, 2021.
Oliver Fincher
EASLEY — Oliver Ryan Fincher, 28, of Easley, passed away Saturday, October 16, 2021. Born in Augusta, Ga., he was the son of Beth Swayngham Fincher and the late William Greg Fincher. Ryan received an Associate's Degree in Industrial Electronics Technology from Tri-County Technical... Read More
Robinson Downtown Funeral Home
Published in The Sentinel-Progress from Nov. 10 to Nov. 11, 2021.
Thursday, November 4, 2021
Ann Deadwyler
EASLEY — Ann Bolding Deadwyler, 83, went home to be with her Lord and Savior on Sunday, October 31, 2021. She was born January 18, 1938 to Samuel R. Bolding, Sr. and Ruth Bell Bolding. A perfect example of a Southern lady, she was devoted to God and her family and was a loving wife... Read More
Robinson Downtown Funeral Home
Published in The Sentinel-Progress from Nov. 3 to Nov. 4, 2021.
Jeanette Wilson
LIBERTY — A visitation to celebrate the life of Mrs. Wilson will be held Thursday, November 4, 2021 from 5-7 p.m. at Liberty Mortuary. Jeanette Leopard Wilson, 92, of Yates Road, died Saturday, October 30, 2021 at her residence. Born in Westminster, she was the widow of James... Read More
Liberty Mortuary
Published in The Sentinel-Progress from Nov. 3 to Nov. 4, 2021.
Wednesday, November 3, 2021
Carolyn Harvill
EASLEY — Carolyn Biggers Harvill died on Saturday, Oct. 23. She was the daughter of the late Laura Biggers Reeves and the late William P. Biggers, Sr. She was born on Sept. 9, 1925 in Decatur, Ga. She enjoyed many years growing up there where she met her High School sweetheart,... Read More
Robinson Powdersville Funeral Home
Published in The Sentinel-Progress from Nov. 2 to Nov. 3, 2021.
June Jones
EASLEY — June O'Dell Jones, 87, a life-long resident of Easley, widow of Ray Jones, died Sunday, Oct. 24, 2021 with her family by her side. Mrs. Jones was a daughter of the late Clarence L. and Corrie Kelly O'Dell. She was a 1952 graduate of Easley High School and an outstanding... Read More
Robinson Downtown Funeral Home
Published in The Sentinel-Progress from Nov. 2 to Nov. 3, 2021.
Lila McCall
EASLEY — Lila Mae Holliday McCall, 95, wife of the late William "Bill" Stonewall McCall, of Easley, passed away Thursday, Oct. 21, 2021. Born in Six Mile, she was a daughter of the late Lenhardt Fletcher and Ollie Kelly Holliday. Mrs. McCall was of the Baptist faith. Mrs. McCall... Read More
Robinson Downtown Funeral Home
Published in The Sentinel-Progress from Nov. 2 to Nov. 3, 2021.
Claudia Stewart
EASLEY — Mrs. Claudia Faye Ford Stewart, 87, wife of the late Johnnie Dorsey Stewart, went to be with her Lord and Savior Saturday, Oct. 23, 2021. Born in Anderson County, a daughter of the late John Claude Ford and the late Maybell Lollis Ford, Mrs. Stewart was a graduate of Easley... Read More
Robinson Downtown Funeral Home
Published in The Sentinel-Progress from Nov. 2 to Nov. 3, 2021.
Sunday, October 24, 2021
Timothy Coffield
EASLEY — Mr. Timothy Joseph "Tim" Coffield, 57, husband of Julie Renee Ball Coffield, went to be with his Lord and Savior Saturday, Oct. 9, 2021. Born in Los Angeles, Calif., he was a son of John Jacob Coffield, Sr. of Roanoke, Ala., and the late Betty Jean Chaffin Coffield. Mr... Read More
Robinson Powdersville Funeral Home
Published in The Sentinel-Progress from Oct. 23 to Oct. 24, 2021.
Richard Galloway
EASLEY — Richard "Ricky" Weldon Galloway, 61, of Liberty, passed away Tuesday, Oct. 12, 2021. Born in Greenville, he was a son of Dora Elizabeth Howard Stancil and the late Weldon Haines Galloway. Ricky was a skilled carpenter and loved making furniture for his family. He was... Read More
Robinson Downtown Funeral Home
Published in The Sentinel-Progress from Oct. 23 to Oct. 24, 2021.
Joel Harris
EASLEY — Joel "Joe" Reldon Harris, 61, of Easley, passed away Tuesday, Oct. 12, 2021. Born in Pickens Co., he was a son of the late Paul Reldon Harris and the late Nettie Mae Reynolds Harris. Joe was a member of Liberty Church of God of Prophecy and loved to go to church. After... Read More
Robinson Downtown Funeral Home
Published in The Sentinel-Progress from Oct. 23 to Oct. 24, 2021.
Dinah Rampey
EASLEY — Lynn Alford Rampey, 66, wife of Tommy Rampey, of Easley, slipped peacefully into the presence of her Lord and Savior on Thursday, Oct. 14, 2021. Born in Greenville, she was a daughter of the late Arnold and Millie Wolfe Alford. Lynn worked for 36 years at hospitals in... Read More
Robinson Powdersville Funeral Home
Published in The Sentinel-Progress from Oct. 23 to Oct. 24, 2021.
Thursday, October 14, 2021
Judy Brissey
EASLEY — Judy Elaine Murphy Brissey, 69, of Easley, passed away Monday, October 4, 2021. Born in Pickens County, she was a daughter of the late William "J.T." and Maebell Gibson Murphy. Mrs. Brissey retired from the Pickens County School District as a bus driver after almost 20... Read More
Robinson Downtown Funeral Home
Published in The Sentinel-Progress from Oct. 13 to Oct. 14, 2021.
Charles Wood
CHESNEE — James Charles Wood, 82, of 211 Reynolds Road, went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, October 6, 2021 at his residence. Born in Pickens, S.C., he was the husband of Shirley Smith Wood of the home and son of the late James Wood and Ressie Ellenburg Wood. He retired... Read More
Blakely Funeral Home & Crematory
Published in The Sentinel-Progress from Oct. 13 to Oct. 14, 2021.
Saturday, October 9, 2021
Timothy Cummings
EASLEY — Timothy Wayne "Tim" Cummings, affectionately known as "LT", 53, husband of Angie Whitmire Cummings, of Easley, passed away Tuesday, September 28, 2021. Born in Greenville, he was the son of Bobby and Betty Jo Crews. Tim retired as Lieutenant from the Easley Police Department... Read More
Robinson Downtown Funeral Home
Published in The Sentinel-Progress from Oct. 8 to Oct. 9, 2021.
Emory Jones
DACUSVILLE — Mr. Emory Valentine Jones, 80, husband of Joy Connelly Jones, went to be with his Lord and Savior Monday, September 27, 2021. Born in Travelers Rest, a son of the late Henry Z. Jones and the late Kathleen Pruitt Jones, Emory was a graduate of Clemson University where... Read More
Robinson Downtown Funeral Home
Published in The Sentinel-Progress from Oct. 8 to Oct. 9, 2021.
Tuesday, October 5, 2021
Claire Askew
CHESAPEAKE, Va. — Claire Robinson Askew was called home by Her Lord and Savor Jesus Christ on Friday, September 10, 2021. She was born October 9, 1944 in Greenville, S.C., to the late Edward Ernest Robinson and Thelma Morgan Robinson. Surviving are her husband of 28 years, Irvin... Read More
Watkins, Garrett & Woods Mortuary Inc.
Published in The Sentinel-Progress from Oct. 4 to Oct. 5, 2021.
Janie Huffstetler
NORRIS — A memorial service to honor the life of Ms. Huffstetler will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, October 2, 2021 in the Liberty Mortuary Chapel. The family will receive friends prior to the service from 12:30-1:45 p.m. at the mortuary. Janie Annette Swords Huffstetler, 62, of Robinson... Read More
Liberty Mortuary
Published in The Sentinel-Progress from Oct. 4 to Oct. 5, 2021.
Perry Kelley
LIBERTY — Perry Lee Kelley, 62, of Pickens Drive, died Sunday, September 26, 2021 at Anmed Health Cannon Hospital. Born in Easley, he was a son of the late Clyde and Lucy Davis Kelley. He was a 1977 graduate from Liberty High School and was a United States Air Force veteran having... Read More
Liberty Mortuary
Published in The Sentinel-Progress from Oct. 4 to Oct. 5, 2021.
Robert Miller
EASLEY — Dr. Robert Mark Miller, 87, of Easley entered into the presence of his Lord and Savior on September 18, 2021. Born in Galax, Va., he was the son of the late Edith and the late William Miller. In addition to his parents, he was predeceased by his first wife Nancy, his... Read More
Robinson Downtown Funeral Home
Published in The Sentinel-Progress from Oct. 4 to Oct. 5, 2021.
Wednesday, September 29, 2021
Larry Bagwell
EASLEY — Mr. Larry Dean "Coach" Bagwell, 84, husband of Lunita Garrett "Lu" Bagwell, went to be with his Lord and Savior Friday, September 17, 2021. Born in Pickens County, a son of the late Ola Bruce Bagwell and the late Lillie Maude Owens Bagwell, Mr. Bagwell was a 1955 graduate... Read More
Robinson Downtown Funeral Home
Published in The Sentinel-Progress from Sep. 28 to Sep. 29, 2021.
Sam Ford
LIBERTY — Funeral services to honor the life of Mr. Ford were held in the Liberty Mortuary Chapel, Sunday, September 19, 2021 at 2 p.m. conducted by Reverend Jeremy Merck and Dr. Royce Addis. Private burial was at Greenville Memorial Gardens. The family received friends one hour prior... Read More
Liberty Mortuary
Published in The Sentinel-Progress from Sep. 28 to Sep. 29, 2021.
Fredrick McAlister
CENTRAL — Graveside services to honor the life of Mr. McAlister will be held at Hillcrest Memorial Park, Friday, September 24, 2021 at 11 a.m. No formal visitation is planned. Frederick Cecil "Freddie" McAlister, 64, of Mountain View Drive, died Saturday, September 18, 2021 at Oconee... Read More
Liberty Mortuary
Published in The Sentinel-Progress from Sep. 28 to Sep. 29, 2021.
Timothy Medlin
EASLEY — Timothy James "Tiny" Medlin, 48, of Easley, South Carolina, died Friday, September 17, 2021 at Prisma Health-Baptist Easley. Born in Greer, he was a son of Calvin James Medlin of Campebello and Hazel Case Martin of Easley. Tim enjoyed watching any kind sports, especially... Read More
Liberty Mortuary
Published in The Sentinel-Progress from Sep. 28 to Sep. 29, 2021.
Donald Reynolds
LIBERTY — Graveside services to honor the life of Mr. Reynolds were held at Abbott Cemetery, Tuesday, September 21, 2021 at 3 p.m. conducted by Reverend Vernell Chappell. The family received friends Tuesday from 2-3 p.m. at Liberty Mortuary. Donald Ray Reynolds, 73, of Pamela Drive... Read More
Liberty Mortuary
Published in The Sentinel-Progress from Sep. 28 to Sep. 29, 2021.
Thursday, September 16, 2021
Benny Blake
EASLEY — Mr. Benny Lee Blake, 63, of Easley, South Carolina, passed away on Friday, September 3, 2021, at Prisma Baptist Easley Hospital. He was a son of Henry Lee Blake and the late Clara Bell Bowens Blake. Surviving in addition to his father, is his wife Mary Williams Blake of... Read More
Watkins, Garrett & Woods Mortuary Inc.
Published in The Sentinel-Progress from Sep. 15 to Sep. 16, 2021.
Carly and Colt Holcombe
EASLEY — Carly Gene and Colt O'Brien Holcombe, precious twin brother and sister, passed on to their heavenly home this week. Both born in Greenville, they were the children of Dillon O'Brien and Olivia Brittany Holcombe of Easley. Surviving in addition to their parents are big... Read More
Liberty Mortuary
Published in The Sentinel-Progress from Sep. 15 to Sep. 16, 2021.
Thursday, September 9, 2021
Marian Tinsley
CALHOUN FALLS — Marian Tinsley, 79, of Calhoun Falls, SC, formerly of Easley, SC, wife of Ken Tinsley, died Friday, September 3, 2021, at the Summit Place in Anderson, SC. She was born in Biddeford, Maine to the late Ray Harold Chellis, Jr and Ruth Crowley Chellis. Marian was... Read More
Harris Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Inc.
Published in The Sentinel-Progress from Sep. 8 to Sep. 9, 2021.
Wednesday, September 8, 2021
Helen Chastain
EASLEY — Helen Surrett Chastain, 91, widow of Jake Chastain, of Easley, died Thursday, Aug. 26, 2021. Born in Easley, she was a daughter of the late Luther and the late Dora Suddeth Surrett, and was the last surviving member of her immediate family. Helen was a member of St. Andrew... Read More
Robinson Downtown Funeral Home
Published in The Sentinel-Progress from Sep. 7 to Sep. 8, 2021.
Tony Holliday
GAFFNEY — James Anthony "Tony" Holliday, 61, of 1274 Chesnee Highway, went home to be with the Lord on Friday, Aug. 27, 2021 at Spartanburg Medical Center. Born at Patrick Air Force Base, Fla., he was the husband of Brenda Sue Holliday and son of Peggy Adcox Holliday of Easley and... Read More
Blakely Funeral Home & Crematory
Published in The Sentinel-Progress from Sep. 7 to Sep. 8, 2021.
Ruth Jeffeaux
GREENVILLE — Ruth Merritt Jeffeaux, 80, wife of the late Billy Jeffeaux, went to be with her Lord and Savior, Friday, August 27, 2021. Born in Powdersville, S.C., she was the daughter of the late Clint and Sally Trotter Merritt. Ruth was a member of Woodside Baptist Church. She... Read More
Thomas McAfee Funeral Home
Published in The Sentinel-Progress from Sep. 7 to Sep. 8, 2021.
Audrey Robinson
EASLEY — Mrs. Audrey Couch Robinson, 92, wife of the late Robert Harold "Bob" Robinson, went to be with her Lord and Savior Friday, August 27, 2021. Born in Pickens County, a daughter of the late Edward Domer Couch and the late Edna Norris Couch, Mrs. Robinson was a graduate of... Read More
Robinson Downtown Funeral Home
Published in The Sentinel-Progress from Sep. 7 to Sep. 8, 2021.
Thursday, August 26, 2021
Tommy Gilstrap
LIBERTY — Tommy Joe Gilstrap, 79, of Liberty Hwy. died Wednesday, Aug. 18, 2021 at his residence. Born in Six Mile, he was the husband of Patricia Crowe Gilstrap for 30 years and the son of the late Thomas C. and Pearl Byrd Gilstrap. He was a retired textile worker and had worked... Read More
Liberty Mortuary
Published in The Sentinel-Progress from Aug. 25 to Aug. 26, 2021.
Jeremy Hardin
EASLEY — Jeremy Hardin, age 32, of Easley, S.C., passed away Thursday, Aug. 12, 2021 at Prisma Health-Greenville. Jeremy was born Friday, June 16, 1989 in Rutherford County. He was an Honor Student and a graduate of East Rutherford High School, class of 2008. Jeremy worked for the... Read More
Published in The Sentinel-Progress from Aug. 25 to Aug. 26, 2021.
James Hendricks
MIAMA, Fla. — James "Jim" Baron Hendricks, 74, of Miami, Florida passed away on July 23, 2021 at his home after an extended illness. He was a 1966 graduate of Easley High School, where he played football and also played guitar in a band. He is survived by two daughters, Melissa... Read More
Published in The Sentinel-Progress from Aug. 25 to Aug. 26, 2021.
William Marks
TUSCON, Ariz. — Dr. William E. Marks, Jr., 79, passed peacefully into the arms of Morpheus with family at his bedside early Friday morning, August 13, 2021. Born in Augusta, Ga., in 1942, Bill attended Richmond Academy, was a proud graduate of the University of Georgia, and was... Read More
Vistoso Funeral Home
Published in The Sentinel-Progress from Aug. 25 to Aug. 26, 2021.
Friday, August 20, 2021
Donald Bennett
NORRIS — Donald Lee Bennett, 79, of Hickory Lane, formerly a resident of Longmont, Colorado, died Saturday, August 14, 2021 at his residence. Born in West Virginia, he was a son of the late Ermel Conard and Lela Elizabeth Dorsey Bennett. He was retired from Firestone and was a U... Read More
Liberty Mortuary
Published in The Sentinel-Progress from Aug. 19 to Aug. 20, 2021.
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