Extracts from Obituaries
Published in
 The Dillon Herald
Dillon, SC
 1940


The extracts are listed in the month they appeared in the Dillon Herald and then alphabetically by surname

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Index of Selected Obituary Transcriptions





JANUARY

Name:   Nezzie Turner Carter
Spouse: T. N. Carter
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 53
Date of Death:  December 25, 1939
Source and date of issue:    The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, January 4, 1940, page 2, col. 3


Name:   Ruppert Cottingham
Parents:  A. E. and Effie Jane Sinclair Cottingham
Spouse:  Jessie Alford
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 44
Date of Death:  Saturday
Place of Death:  Residence Carolina Section
Place of Burial:  Carolina Church Cemetery, Dillon County, SC
Source and date of issue:    The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, January 11, 1940, page 2, col. 3


Name:   Rev. W. J. DuBois
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 73
Place of Birth:  Marion, SC
Date of Death:  Saturday
Place of Death: Lumberton, NC
Source and date of issue:    The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, January 18, 1940, page 1, col. 7


Name:   Jeanette Ivey
Spouse:  Dudley Ivey
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 51
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death:  Wednesday
Place of Death: Residence
Place of Burial:  Mount Calvary Church Cemetery, Dillon, SC
Source and date of issue:    The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday,  January 18, 1940, page 1, col. l


Name:   Laura Webster  
Parents:  Mr. and Mrs. Robert Webster
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 64
Date of Death:  Monday
Place of Death:   Residence in Carolina Community
Place of Burial:  Carolina Church Cemetery, Dillon County, SC
Source and date of issue:    The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, January 4, 1940, page 1, col. 4



FEBRUARY




Name:    Infant Daughter Carter
Parents:  Mr. and Mrs. Shelton Carter
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death: McLeod Infirmary, Florence, SC
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery, Dillon, SC
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, February 22, 1940, page 5, col. 3.


Name:  Mary Chiles 
Parents:  Mr. and Mrs. David Rogers
Spouse:  Thomas Chiles
Date of Birth/Age: Age 28
Date of Death:  Friday
Place of Burial: Dothan Cemetery, Dillon County, SC
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, February 22, 1940, page 3, col. 3.


Name:    Kenneth E. Elvington
Parents: John M. Elvington
Spouse:  Vincy Collins Elvington
Date of Death:  Monday
Place of Death:  Martin’s Hospital, Mullins, SC
Place of Burial: Pleasant View Cemetery, Horry County, SC
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, February 15, 1940, page 1, col. 1.


Name:    Sadie McPherson
Parents: Mr. and Mrs. W. H. Hamilton
Spouse:  H. H. McPherson
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death: Gibson, NC.
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, February 15, 1940, page1, col. 3.



MARCH 


Name:    R. E. Pace
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 45
Place of Birth:  Native of Greenwood County, SC
Date of Death:  Friday
Place of Death: Veteran’s Hospital, Columbia, SC
Source and date of issue:    The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, March 21, 1940, page 2, col. 3


Name:    Isaac Spivey
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 81
Date of Services: Tuesday
Place of Death:  Residence near Lake View, SC
Place of Burial:  Bear Swamp Church Cemetery,  Dillon County, SC
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, March 14, 1940, page 1, col. 2.


Name:    Susan Rowell* Arnette
Spouse:  William Wright Arnette*
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 84
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death:  Residence in Pleasant Hill
Place of Burial:  Pleasant Hill Cemetery,  Dillon County, SC
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, March 28, 1940, page 1, col. 2.
*Additional data furnished by Ron Rowell.

APRIL


Name:    LaRue Carmichael  
Parents:  James Preston and Martha Campbell Carmichael
Date of Death:  Monday
Place of Death:  Dillon County
Place of Burial:  Pee Dee Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Dillon, SC
Source and date of issue:    The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday,  April 4, 1940, page 1, col. 7


Name:  Margaret  Cox  
Parents:   Lonnie J. and Margaret Moody Cox
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 5
Date of Death:  Saturday
Place of Death:  Clinton, SC
Place of Burial:  Blenheim Cemetery
Source and date of issue:    The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday,  April 4, 1940, page 1, col. 6


Name:   Joe Cabell Davis  
Parents:    Ashley L. and Sallie Eppes (Cabell) Davis
Spouse:    Lucy Rebecca Brantley
Date of Birth/Age:  July 20, 1867
Place of Birth: Ingleside, VA
Date of Death:  April 13, 1940
Place of Death: Dillon, SC
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery, Dillon, South Carolina
Source and date of issue:    The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, April 18, 1940


Name:    Jasper Johnson
Parents:  Roxanna Johnson
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 38
Place of Birth:  Dillon, SC
Date of Death:  Monday
Place of Death:  McLeod Infirmary, Florence, SC
Place of Burial:  Hamilton Cemetery, Dillon, SC
Source and date of issue:    The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, April 11, 1940, page 1, col. 5


Name:  Charles Gray  Neal  
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 71
Date of Death:  Friday
Place of Burial: Montrose, NC
Source and date of issue:    The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, April 4, 1940, page 1, col. 1


Name:   Bertha Lovett Norris
Spouse:  Bert Norris
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 33
Date of Death:  Saturday
Place of Death:  Residence
Place of Burial:   Riverside Cemetery, Dillon, SC
Source and date of issue:    The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, April 4, 1940, page 1, col. 6 & page 6, col. 3 & 4


Name:   John McNeil
Date of Death:  Sunday
Place of Death:  Dillon, SC
Source and date of issue:    The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, April 4, 1940, page 1, col. 6


Name:  Gurley P. Price
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 60
Date of Death:  Wednesday
Place of Death:  McLeod Infirmary, Florence, SC
Source and date of issue:   The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, April 4, 1940, page 1, col. 1


Name:  Ruth Irene Turner
Parents:  Mr. and Mrs. Odell Turner
Date of Birth/Age:  Four months old
Date of Death:  Monday
Place of Death:  Residence, Gaddy’s Mill
Place of Burial:  Fairmont, N. C.
Source and date of issue:    The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, April 18, 1940, page 6, col. 3


MAY

Name:   John  Ford
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 75
Date of Death:  Saturday
Place of Burial:  City Cemetery,  Lake View, SC
Source and date of issue:    The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday,  May 9, 1940, page 2, col. 4


Name:    Arch Jackson
Spouse:  Ida Blaine Jackson
Date of Birth/Age:  72
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Place of Death: Fork, SC
Place of Burial:  Family Burial Plot near Latta, SC
Source and date of issue:    The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday,  May 23, 1940, page 1, vol. 3


Name:    Nannie Pate McRae
Spouse:  John A. McRae
Date of Birth/Age:
Place of Birth:  Adamsville, Marlboro County, SC
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Burial: McLucus Cemetery, near Clio, SC
Source and date of issue:    The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday,  May 9, 1940, page 3, col. 3


Name:    J. C. Carter
Niece:  Viola Carter Page
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 45
Source and date of issue:    The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday,  May 23, 1940, page 1, col. 5


Name:    Viola Page
Parents: Owen Carter
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 30
Date of Death:  Thursday
Place of Death:  Lake View, SC
Source and date of issue:    The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday,  May 23, 1940, page 1, vol. 5


Name:    Henry Wiggins
Spouse:  Addie Rogers Wiggins
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 59
Date of Death:  Wednesday
Place of Death:  Florence Hospital, Florence, SC
Place of Burial:  Pleasant Hill Baptist Church Cemetery, Dillon County, SC
Source and date of issue:    The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday,  May 16, 1940, page 1, vol. 2


Name:    Cora Williams
Date of Death:  Saturday
Source and date of issue:    The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, May 2, 1940, page 3, col. 3





JUNE

Surname:    John McInnis
Spouse:   Jennie Allen McInnis
Date of Birth/Age:   Age 62
Date of Death:   Tuesday
Place of Death:  Residence, near Clio, SC
Place of Burial:  Carolina Cemetery, Marlboro, SC
Source and date of issue:    The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday,  June 27, 1940, page 1, col. 1


Name:   Carrie B. Stanton
Spouse:   Dargan Stanton
Date of Birth/Age:   Age 62 
Date of Death:   Thursday
Place of Death:  Residence, Minturn, SC
Place of Burial:   Hubbard Cemetery, near Bennettsville,  SC
Source and date of issue:    The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, June 27, 1940, page 4, col. 4


JULY

Name:    Neil E. Bethea
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 77
Date of Death:  Monday
Place of Death:  Residence near Dillon
Source and date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, July 4, 1940, page 5, col. 4


Name:    Missouri Huggins Caulder
Spouse:   Arthur Caulder
Date of Birth/Age:   Age 46
Date of Death:   Friday
Place of Death:  McLeod Hospital, Florence, SC
Place of Burial:   Sweat Cemetery
Source and date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, July 11, 1940, page 3, col. 4


Name:  Emma Ellis Cottingham 
Spouse:   J. S. Cottingham
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 54
Date of Death:  July 8, 1940
Place of Burial:  McLucus Cemetery, Bennettsville, SC
Source and date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, July 11, 1940, page 1, col. 5


Name:    Will Huggins
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 73
Date of Death:  Tuesday
Place of Burial:  Bear Swamp Church Cemetery, Dillon County,  SC
Source and date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, July 11, 1940, Page 1, col. 6


Name:    Ivey Johnson
Date of Birth/Age:  81
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, July 11, 1940, page 3, col. 3 & 4


Name:    Lizzie Sinclair   
Parents:  Archchibald C. and Mary Ann Blue Sinclair
Date of Death:  June 24, 1940
Place of Death: Rowland, NC
Place of Burial: Sinclair Cemetery, near Minturn, SC
Source and date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, July 5, 1940, page 5, col. 4


Name:    Phenie Caulder Smith
Spouse:    John N. Smith
Date of Birth/Age:   Age 47
Place of Burial:  Hulon Cemetery, Dillon County, SC
Source and date of issue:    The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday,  July 11, 1940, page 3, col. 4


Name:    Lila Williams
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 65
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death:  Dillon County
Source and date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday,  July 4, 1940, page 1, col. 2


AUGUST

Name:    Walter E. Bethea
Spouse:  Bessie Rouse
Date of Birth/Age: June 19, 1857
Date of Death:  Friday
Place of Burial:  Magnolia Cemetery, Latta, SC
Source and date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, August 29, 1940, page7, col. 4


Name:    William K. Bethea
Spouse:  Dora Elizabeth Easterling
Date of Birth/Age: April 3, 1853
Place of Birth:  Mississippi
Date of Death:  August 27, 1940
Place of Death:  Residence near Latta, SC
Place of Burial:  Latta Cemetery, Latta, SC
Source and date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, August 29, 1940, page 7, col. 4


Name:    Leila Howell Gresette
Date of Death:  Friday
Place of Death:  Orangeburg Hospital, Orangeburg, SC
Source and date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday,  August 1, 1940, page 1, col. 4


Name:    John Betts McCutcheon
Parents:   John Betts and Mary Jones McCutcheon
Spouse:  # 1 – Mary Lou Galloway, # 2 – Dony Collier
Date of Birth/Age: Age 49
Date of Death:   Tuesday
Place of Death:  Conway Hospital, Conway, SC
Place of Burial:  Lake View Cemetery, Conway, SC
Source and date of issue:    The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, August 29, 1940, page 1, col. 3


Name:    Dougal Robert McIntyre
Parents:  Dougal W. and Catherine Roberts McIntyre
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 61
Date of Death:  Friday
Place of Death:  Residence in Kentyre Section, Dillon County, SC
Place of Burial:  Pee Dee Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Dillon County, SC
Source and date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, August 1, 1940,


Name:    Nannie McLaurin
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death:  Laurinburg, NC
Source and date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, August 29, 1940, page 1, col.7


Name:    J. L. Norman
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 65
Place of Birth:  Near Kemper,  Dillon County, SC
Date of Death:  Saturday
Place of Burial:  Lake View Cemetery, Lake View, SC
Source and date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, August 1, 1940, page 1, col. 1


Name:    Chesley Phipps
Spouse:  Leila Howell Gresette
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 52
Date of Death:  Sunday
Place of Death:  Veteran’s Hospital, Columbia,  SC
Place of Burial:  Lake View Cemetery, Lake View, SC
Source and date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday,  August 1, 1940, page 1, col. 4


Name:    James Ervin Thomas
Date of Birth/Age:  59
Source and date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, August 1, 1940, page 1, col. l


SEPTEMBER


Name:    George Brown Campbell
Parents:  Hugh A. and Sarah Brown Campbell
Spouse:  Flora Margaret McLellan
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 67
Date of Death:  Sunday
Place of Death:   Fayetteville, NC
Place of Burial:   Kentyre Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Dillon County, SC
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, September 12, 1940, page 1, col. 6


Name:    O. C. Hayes
Parents:  Wilson and Elizabeth Rogers Hayes
Spouse:   Catherine Jackson (died September 5, 1907)
Date of Birth:  August 6, 1850
Date of Death:   Sunday
Place of Death: Residence Dillon County
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery, Dillon, SC
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, September 19, 1940, page 1, col. 1.


Name:    Addie Walker Hulon
Spouse:  J. R. Hulon
Date of Birth/Age:   Age 65
Date of Death:  Wednesday
Place of Death: Mullins Hospital
Place of Burial:  Pleasant Grove Church Cemetery, Dillon County, SC
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, September 19, 1940, page 1, col. 6.


Name:    Jesse Lupo
Spouse:  Laura Jane Wiggins
Date of Birth/Age:   Age 73
Date of Death:   September 5, 1940
Place of Death:   Residence at Gaddy’s Mill, Dillon County, SC
Place of Burial:   Piney Grove Cemetery, Dillon County, SC
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, September 12, 1940, page 1, col. 1.


Name:    William Jesse Pittman
Spouse:  Julia Abbott Pittman
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 76
Date of Death or of Service: Friday
Place of Death:  Residence Pleasant Hill Community, Dillon County, SC
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, September 5, 1940, page 4, col. 3. 


Name:    Rowland Walters
Parents:  Frank Walters
Date of Birth/Age:   Age 24
Date of Death or of Service:   September 6, 1940
Place of Death:  Gorgas Hospital, Panama Canal Zone
Place of Burial:  Family Cemetery, Fairmont, NC
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, September 26, 1940, page 1, col. 1.


Name:    Albert Boyd Welch
Parents:   George R. and Ella Sherrell Welch
Date of Birth/Age:   Age 57
Place of Birth:   Clio, SC
Date of Death:   Tuesday
Place of Death:   Residence
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, September 12, 1940, page 1, col. 1.


OCTOBER
Name:    Thomas A. Allen
Spouse:  Minnie Hamilton (died 1934)
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 71
Date of Death:  Thursday
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery, Dillon, SC
Source and date of issue:    The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, October 31, 1940, page 1, col. 2


Name:    George Russell Campbell
Parents:  John and Mary Jane McRae Campbell
Spouse:  James Ella McArthur (date of marriage – September 1, 1886) (died 28 years ago)
Date of Birth/Age:  July 10, 1860
Date of Death:  Thursday
Place of Death:  Mullins Hospital, Mullins, SC
Place of Burial:  Ashpole Cemetery, Rowland,  NC
Source and date of issue:    The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, October 10, 1940, page 1, col. 3


Name:    Luther Carmichael
Parents:   Daniel W. and Susan Edwards Carmichael
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 87
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death:  Sunday
Place of Death:  Nichols, SC
Place of Burial:  Hopewell Cemetery, near Fork, SC
Source and date of issue:    The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday,  October 3, 1940, page 1, col. 1


Name:    George M. Chestnut
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 59
Date of Death:  Monday
Place of Death:  Residence in Marion, SC
Place of Burial:  Chestnut Cemetery, Conway, SC
Source and date of issue:    The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, October 3, 1940, page 1, col. 1


Name:    Jack Carl Lovell
Parents:  Mr. and Mrs. Jack Lovell
Date of Birth/Age:  20 months
Date of Death:   Saturday
Place of Death:  Residence, Floydale Section, Dillon County, SC
Place of Burial:  Riverside  Cemetery, Dillon, SC
Source and date of issue:    The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday,  October 3, 1940, page 1, col. 7.


Name:    J. P. Thompson
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 88
Date of Death:  Friday
Place of Death:  Residence Marrietta, NC
Place of Burial:  Bear Swamp Baptist Church Cemetery, Dillon County, SC
Source and date of issue:   The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday,  October 31, 1940, page 1, col. 5


Name:    Shellard Weatherford
Parents:   Andrew and Nancy Weatherford
Spouse:   Viola Barnhill
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 63
Date of Death:  Tuesday
Place of Death:  Residence
Place of Burial:  Pleasant Grove Cemetery, Dillon County,  SC
Source and date of issue:    The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, October 31, 1940, page 1, col. 6



NOVEMBER

Name:    Ida Bass
Spouse:  John Henry Bass
Date of Birth/Age:
Place of Birth:
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death:  Gaddy’s Mill, Dillon County, SC
Place of Burial:  Piney Grove Cemetery, Dillon County, SC
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, November 7, 1940, page 3, col. 2. 



Name:    Infant Son
Parents:  Mr. and Mrs. Oliver Cottingham
Date of Birth/Age:
Date of Service: Friday
Place of Burial:   Wiggins Cemetery, Pleasant Grove Section, Dillon County, SC
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, November 7, 1940, page 1, col. 1.


Name:    Jeff Hamilton
Date of Birth/Age:   Age 78
Date of Death or of Service:  Monday
Place of Death:  At the home of his daughter, Mrs. Sam Harrelson
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery, Dillon,  SC
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, November 21, 1940, page 1, col. 5.


Name:    Bob Hayes
Parents:  R. R. Hayes
Spouse:  Della Murchison Hayes (married 1906)
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 58
Place of Birth:   Native of Little Rock, SC
Date of Death or of Service:  Sunday
Place of Death:  Residence Fayetteville, NC
Place of Burial: 
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, November 7, 1940, page 1, col. 2.


Name:    Thomas Wade McCormac
Spouse:  Birdie Miller McCormac
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 69
Date of Death:  Saturday
Place of Death:  Residence, Pleasant Hill Section, Dillon County, SC
Place of Burial:  Miller Cemetery,   Dillon County, SC
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, November 7, 1940, page 1, col. 2.


Name:    John F. McDonald
Spouse: Adna McLean McDonald
Date of Birth/Age: Place of Birth:
Date of Service:  Saturday
Place of Death:  McLeod Memorial, Florence,  SC
Place of Burial:  Magnolia
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, November 14, 1940, page 3, col. 2.


Name:    William J. McLendon
Date of Birth/Age:   Age 50
Date of Death:  Friday
Place of Death: Marlboro County General Hospital, Marlboro County, SC
Place of Burial:   Red Bluff Cemetery near Clio, SC
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, November 28, 1940, page 1, col. 2.


Name:    W. G. Page
Parents:   Capt. W. J. and Mollie Grice Page
Spouse:   Name not given (Died August 24, 1940)
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 79
Date of Death or of Service:  Thursday
Place of Death:  Martin Hospital, Mullins SC
Place of Burial: Birmingham, AL
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, November 7, 1940, page 4, col. 6.


Name:    Luciun T. Patrick
Parents:  Thomas B. and Sarah Jane Grice Patrick
Spouse:   Sophia Rogers
Date of Birth/Age:   34
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death:  Residence West Dillon, SC
Place of Burial:  Riverside, Dillon, SC
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, November 14, 1940, page 1, col. 3.


Name:    Ben M. Sawyer
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 50
Date of Death or of Service:   Sunday
Place of Death:  Columbia, SC
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, December 26, 1940, page 1, col. 7.


Name:    John Wilson Turner
Spouse:   Ruth Cain Turner
Date of Birth/Age:  51
Date of Death:  Saturday
Place of Death:   Residence
Place of Burial:  Beulah Church Cemetery, Hyman,  Florence County, SC
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, November 21, 1940, page 1, col. 2


DECEMBER

Name:    Roland C. Christenbury
Parents:  Jay and Odie Hinson Christenbury
Date of Death:  Friday
Place of Death: Dr. B. F. Hardy’s plantation home
Place of Burial: Mount Calvary Cemetery, Dillon County, SC
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, December 5, 1940, page 1, col. 6


Name:    Salina Hamilton Herring
Spouse:   Edmond Herring
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 86
Date of Death or Service:  Tuesday
Place of Death:  Residence near Dillon, SC
Place of Burial:  Pleasant Grove Baptist Church Cemetery, Dillon County, SC
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday,  December 19, 1940, page1, col


Name:    Brazal Lanier
Parents:  Mr. and Mrs. Richard Lanier
Spouse:  Ida Lupo (married November 18, 1934)
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 32
Date of Death:  Saturday
Place of Death:  Metter,  Georgia
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery, Dillon, SC
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, December 19, 1940, page 1, col. 7