James Weldon Lloyd

James Weldon Lloyd: June 8, 1940 – 28 July 2015 James Weldon Lloyd (Age 75) passed away suddenly and peacefully of natural causes on July 28, 2015 in Paris, France.  Jimmy was born in Florence, SC, the only child of O.W. and Margaret (Snoddy) Lloyd.  He was raised in Edgefield, SC, and graduated from Clemson […]

S.R. (Randy) Hastings

S.R. (Randy) Hastings, 50, of Goldmine Rd., died Wednesday March 30, 2016. Funeral Services will be held Saturday April 2, 2016 at 2 PM at Edgefield Mercantile Funeral Home with burial in Peace Haven Baptist Church Cemetery in Edgefield. Mr. Hastings was born in Greenwood, SC and was the son of Mrs. Mary Holsomback Hastings […]

Susan Woodward

NORTH AUGUSTA- Mrs. Susan Marie Berrie Woodward, 89, wife of the late James Ray Woodward, Jr., entered into rest on Wednesday, March 23, 2016 at her residence. Her graveside service was held Friday, March 25, at 3:00 PM at Pineview Memorial Park with Rev. Phillip Howle officiating. She was a member of Belvedere First Baptist […]

Bruner Hare

EDGEFIELD – Bruner Hare, 89, of Edgefield, died Friday, March 18, 2016, at Mountain View Health & Rehab Center in Clayton, Ga. Born October 22, 1926, in the Madison Community of S.C., he was the son of Wallace Jefferson Hare and Adie (Rholetter) Hare. Bruner was a retired apple grower from Long Creek, S.C. and a veteran of […]

Elizabeth Shaw

TRENTON – Mrs. Elizabeth Anita Pyne Shaw, 83, entered into rest Saturday March 26, 2016. Mrs. Shaw is survived by her daughter Jeanne Tracy Maria Davis Floyd and her husband David, grandchildren: Jaimee (Charles) Floyd Weigle, Gary Floyd and Gregory Floyd, great grandchildren Brooks Weigle and Ethan Weigle, brother Richard W. (Bette) Pyne. She was […]

Jack Dowd, Sr.

SALUDA – Funeral Services for Mr. James Keller (Jack) Dowd, Sr., will be held at 12 noon on Wednesday, March 30, at Bland Funeral Home Chapel, Johnston. The family will receive friends prior to the service at the funeral home from 11-12. Burial will follow in Mt of Olives Cemetery. Mr. Dowd, a native of […]

Mary R. Collins

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Wash. – Funeral services for Mrs. Mary Rocsillia Collins, a native of Edgefield County, were held 12 noon Tuesday, March 29, 2016, at Mt. Canaan Baptist Church with the Rev. G.L. Brightharp, Pastor. Interment was in the church cemetery. She is survived by her husband, James Collins; two daughters, Brandy Collins and Jamie […]

V. Howard Wates, Jr.

V. Howard Wates, Jr. Edgefield, SC Howard Wates, Jr., 73, husband of Kathlean (Kitty) Wates, died Sunday March 20, 2016. Graveside Services will be held Tuesday March 22, 2016 at 11 AM at Red Hill Baptist Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends after the service at the grave. Mr. Wates was a native of […]

Blondelle C. Trotter

Blondelle C. Trotter Modoc, SC Blondelle Clegg Trotter, 87, wife of Curtis R. Trotter for 68 years passed away on Wednesday March 16, 2016. Funeral Services will be held Friday March 18, 2016 at 11 AM at Red Oak Grove Baptist Church with burial in church cemetery. Mrs. Trotter was born in Parksville, SC. She […]

Lucia Ceron Reyes

NORTH AUGUSTA – Lucia Ceron Reyes, beloved wife of Octavio Ceron, died March 9, 2016 in Emory Hospital in Atlanta, Ga. Born in Veracruz , Mexico January 27, 1950, Mrs. Ceron Reyes lived thirty years in California before coming to South Carolina 11 years ago. She and her husband were the owners of Los Jarochos […]