Extracts from Obituaries
Published in
 The Dillon Herald
Dillon, SC
 1956


The extracts for 1956 are not in alphabetical order.  They are listed in the month as they appeared in the Dillon Herald

Be sure and check the index below to see if the obituary you are interested in is one of the many transcriptions available by email

Index of Selected Obituary Transcriptions




JANUARY


Name:    Norma Freeman
Maiden Name: Jackson
Parents:  Lot and Louise Hamilton Jackson
Date of Birth/Age: Age 62
Date of Death:  Friday
Place of Burial: Hamilton Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday, January 6, 1956, page 5, col. 2


Name:    Floyd Turner
Parents:   Kenneth and Mandy Caulder Turner
Spouse:   Florence Scott Turner
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 60 
Date of Death:  Monday 
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery, Dillon, SC
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday, January 13, 1956, page 6, col. 1


Name:    Fannie Love
Maiden Name:  Hayes
Parents:  Jesse A. and Janie Wise Hayes
Spouse:  Fred Love, Sr.
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 53
Date of Death:  Sunday
Place of Death: Florence
Place of Burial:  Bethesda Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday, January 18, 1956, page 1, col. 2


Name:    Janie Hubbard
Maiden Name:  Tyndall
Parents:  Thomas and Clarissa Tyndall
Spouse:  Clyde Hubbard
Date of Death:  Saturday
Place of Burial:  Cain Cemetery near Mallory
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday, January 18, 1956, page 1, col. 3


Name:    Julius Willard Ashby
Parents:  Albert and Mary Ida Gasby
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 35
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Burial:  Services at Little Rock Baptist Church
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,   Wednesday, January 18, 1956, page 1, col. 6


Name:    Chester C Hayes
Parents:  Morton Chalmers and Bertie Lou Stevens Hayes
Spouse:    Albertine Marlow
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Burial:  Fork Baptist Church Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,   Friday, January 20, 1956, page 1, col. 5


Name:    Martha Shellburne
Maiden Name: Crumpton
Parents:  Washington Bryan and Eleanor Pouncy Cochran Crumpton
Spouse:   Dr. James M. Shellbourne (married 1900)
Date of Birth/Age:  September 16, 1877
Place of Birth:  Dallas County, Alabama
Date of Death:  Wednesday
Place of Burial: Mt. View Cemetery, Danville, Virginia
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday, January 20, 1956, page 1, col. 5


Name:    L. E. Dew
Parents:  Hartwell and Christine Lane Dew
Spouse:  # 1. Ellen Allen   # 2. Annie Allen
Date of Birth/Age: Age 71
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death:  Wednesday
Place of Burial: Catfish Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday, January 27, 1956, page 1, col. 3


Name:    E. L. Burney
Parents: D. A. and Alice Virginia Watson Burney
Place of Birth:  Born Blaken* County, NC
Date of Death:  January 18, 1956
Place of Death:  West Palm Beach, Florida
Place of Burial:  Lake Worth, Florida
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday, January 27, 1956, page 7, col. 5
* As written.  Probably Bladen County


FEBRUARY


Name:    Bobby Jean Bethea
Parents:  Junior and Bertha Jane Bethea
Date of Birth/Age:  18 months
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death:  Auto accident near Sellers
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday, February 1, 1956, page 1, col. 4


Name:    Willie E. Lovelle
Spouse:  Bertha Laurk Lovelle
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 65
Date of Death: Wednesday 
Place of Burial:  Hillside Cemetery, Laurinburg, NC
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday, February 1, 1956, page 8, col. 5


Name:    Vesta Caulder
Maiden Name:  Jackson
Parents:  Joe L. and Mary Hyatt Jackson
Spouse:   Ben Caulder
Date of Birth/Age: Age 51
Date of Death:  Sunday
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery, Dillon, SC
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,   Wednesday, February 8, 1956, page 1, col. 4.


Name:    Pierce Hyman
Parents:  Jim and Inez Hutchinson Hyman
Spouse:  Edna Keith Hyman
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 54
Place of Birth:  Florence County
Date of Death: Wednesday
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday, February 10, 1956, page 1, col. 6 and report of inquest Friday, February 17, page 1, col. 4.


Name:    Irene Blackman James:
Date of Death: Sunday
P
lace of Burial: Services at Sandy Springs Methodist Church
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday, February 10, 1956, page 1, col. 2


Name:    Mrs. William Hamilton
Maiden Name: Sawyer
Parents: Thomas and Catherine Sawyer
Spouse:   William Hamilton
Date of Birth/Age: Age 90
Date of Death:  January 28, 1956 
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery, Dillon, SC
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday, February 10, 1956, page 1, col. 4


Name:    Preston Cook
Parents:  Philip Cook
Spouse:  listed as survivor but not named
Date of Birth/Age: Age 64
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday, February 15, 1956, page 1, col. 3.


Name:    J. W. Hardwick
Parents:  Alexander B. and Tersea Shelby Hardwick
Spouse:  Lilly Lewis Hardwick
Date of Birth/Age: Age 76
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery, Dillon, SC
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday,  February 15, 1956, page 1, col. 4


Name:    Mattie A. Watts
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 80
Date of Death:  Thursday
Place of Death:  Dillon
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery, Dillon, SC
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday, February 15, 1956, page 1, col. 5


Name:    Nan McCollough
Maiden Name: Bethea
Parents:  Sam J. and Ellen Murph (as published) Bethea
Spouse: Francis Charles McCollough (married 1943)
Date of Birth/Age: Age 34
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death:  Residence in Williston
Place of Burial:  Magnolia Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday, February 15, 1956, page 1, col. 7.  Also a tribute to Mrs. McCollough in the March 7 issue, page 5, col. 4.


Name:    William Clyde Renfrow
Date of Birth/Age: Age 70
Date of Death:  Tuesday
Place of Death: Fayetteville, NC
Place of Burial:  ACL agent resident of Fair Bluff, NC
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday, February 15, 1956, page 5, col. 3


Name:    Daniel Frank Davis
Parents:  Winston and Mary Catherine McInnis Davis
Spouse:   Lillie Baxely Davis
Date of Birth/Age: Age 63
Date of Death:  Tuesday
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery, Dillon, SC
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday, February 17, 1956, page 1, col. 3


Name:    Paul V. Hardy
Parents:  Edgar and Betty Hatch Hardy
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 63
Date of Death:  Tuesday
Place of Burial: Cedardale Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday, February 24, 1956, page 1, col. 5


Name:    Mrs. Lonnie McKenzie
Maiden Name:  Brumbles
Parents:  Charlie and Pauline Haithcock Brumbles
Spouse:  Lonnie McKenzie
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 28
Date of Death:  Monday
Place of Death: Richmond, Virginia
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery, Dillon, SC
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday, February 24, 1956, page 1, col. 5


Name:    Henry L. Graham
Spouse:  Mary Graham
Date of Birth/Age: Age 72
Date of Death:  Wednesday
Place of Death:  Mullins
Place of Burial:   Services to be announced by Prevatte Funeral Home, Lake View
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday, February 24, 1956, page 1, col. 5


MARCH


Name:    Kelly Fergus Oates
Parents:  William A. and Ellen Neigle Oates
Spouse:  Lila Barron Oates
Date of Birth/Age: August 24, 1885
Place of Birth:  Gaston County
Date of Death:  Monday
Place of Death: Rock Hill, SC
Place of Burial: Laurelwood Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday, March 2, 1956, page 5, col. 3.


Name:    Fulton Frank Johnson
Parents:  Richard and Minnie Lewis Johnson
Spouse:   Ethel Johnson
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 62
Date of Death:  Wednesday
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery, Dillon, SC
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday, March 7, 1956, page 5, col. 4


Name:    Kate McKenzie
Parents: Alexander and Isabella Niven McKenzie
Date of Birth/Age: Age 81
Date of Death:  Wednesday
Place of Death:  Rowland
Place of Burial: Family burial ground near Rowland
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday, March 9, 1956, page 1, col. 3.


Name:    Jim Elvington 
Spouse:  Clara Rouse Elvington
Date of Birth/Age: Age 35
Date of Death:  Wednesday
Place of Death:  Duke Hospital, Durham, NC
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday, March 9, 1956, page 1, col. 6 & 7.


Name:    Mary Haselden
Parents:  Charles* and Julia Ellerbee Haselden
Date of Birth/Age: Oct 3 1879*
Date of Death: March 11 1956*
Place of Burial: Haselden Cemetery near Latta, SC
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday, March 14, 1956, page 1, col. 7 
* The copy on the microfilm was torn. Added information found at <http://sciway3.net/proctor/dillon/cemeteries/HaseldenCem.html>


Name:    Tracy Moore
Parents:  John and Lou Lane Moore
Spouse:   Letha Webster Moore
Date of Birth/Age:  age 60
Date of Death:  Monday
Place of Burial: Pleasant Grove
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday, March 16, 1956, page 4, col. 5


Name:    Lonnie B. Huggins
Parents:  W. T. and Polly Ann Bethea Huggins
Spouse:    Mabel Bracy Huggins
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 50
Date of Death:  Thursday
Place of Burial:  Services at Little Rock Baptist Church
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday, March 16, 1956,page 6, col. 2


Name:    Ida Elizabeth McCormick
Maiden Name:  Harrelson
Parents:  Rev. Hugh and Margaret Allen Harrelson
Spouse:  Charlie Ayers McCormick
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 87
Date of Death:  Friday
Place of Death:  Whiteville, NC
Place of Burial: Ayers Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,   Friday, March 16, 1956, page 10, col. 3.


Name:    Dr. Wade Stackhouse
Parents:  Hugh Milton and Martha Jane Stackhouse
Spouse:  Elizabeth Steed Stackhouse
Date of Birth/Age:  October 28, 1867
Place of Birth:  Marlboro County
Date of Death:  Saturday
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery, Dillon, SC
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,   Wednesday, March 21, 1956, page 1, col. 1 & 2.


Name:    Mrs. John N. Hargrove
Date of Birth/Age: Age 75
Date of Death:  March 10, 1956
Place of Death:  Residence in Rock Hill
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery, Dillon, SC
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday, March 21, 1956, page 4, col. 1


Name:    Eugene Snipes
Parents:  Doc And Hannah Lewis Snipes
Spouse:  Lula Martin Snipes
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 43
Date of Death:  Monday
Place of Death: Mullins, SC
Place of Burial:  Gapway Baptist Church Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday, March 21, 1956, page 6, col. 3


Name:    Merritt Edward McNair
Parents:  Robert Graham and Sarah Elizabeth McNair
Spouse:  # 1 – Mary Elizabeth Bethea (died 1927).  # 2 – Susan Louise McCoy
Date of Birth/Age: Age 77
Place of Birth:  Rembert, NC
Date of Death:  March 26, 1956
Place of Burial: Magnolia Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday, March 23, 1956, page 1, col. 5.


Name:    Ollie B. Hicks
Parents:  David and Harriet Moody Hicks
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death:   March 27, 1956
Place of Death:  Dillon
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery, Dillon, SC
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,   Wednesday, March 28. 1956, page 1, col. 4. *further information available by email <hbmoody@bellsouth.net>


Name:    John M. Legette
Parents:  Neil Alexander and Florence Stackhouse Legette
Spouse:  Anna Dell Bracy Legette
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death:  Saturday
Place of Death: VA Hospital, Salisbury NC
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery, Dillon, SC
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,   Wednesday, March 28, 1956, page 1, col. 4


Name:    Douglas Raymond Elvington
Parents:  Keith and Gladys McDaniel Elvington
Date of Birth/Age: 2 months
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Burial: Elvington Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday, March 28, 1956, page 5, col. 2


Name:    Graham Moore Atkins
Date of Birth/Age: Age 55
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death: Columbia
Place of Burial: Services in Sumter, SC
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday, March 28. 1956, page 5, col. 5.


Name:    Frank A. Proctor
Spouse:   Nell Jackson Proctor
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death:  Marlboro County
Place of Burial:  McCall Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday, March 30, 1956, page 10, col. 5.


APRIL


Name:    Redin B. Herring
Parents:  Edmund Bush and Salina Hamilton Herring
Date of Birth/Age: Age 74
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Burial: Pleasant Hill
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday, April 4, 1956, page 7, col. 4


Name:    L. C. Ray
Parents:  Rufus and Elizabeth Caulder Ray
Stepmother: Aline Caulder Ray
Spouse:  Elma Caulder Ray
Date of Birth/Age: Age 29
Date of Death:  Saturday
Place of Burial:  Rose Hill
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday, April 6, 1956, page 8, col. 3


Name:    Stephen Lane Watson
Parents:   Meridith and Margaret Lane Watson
Spouse: Susan Rebecca Lane Watson
Date of Birth/Age: Age 90
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death:  Services Tuesday
Place of Death:  Residence in Temperance Hill Section
Place of Burial: Ebenezer Southern Methodist Church Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,   Friday, April 13, 1956, page 5, col. 4.


Name:    D. C. Sinclair
Parents:  Archibald Catherine and Mary Ann Blue Sinclair
Date of Birth/Age: Age 78
Date of Death:  Thursday
Place of Burial: Sinclair Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,   Wednesday, April 18, 1956, page 6, col. 3.


Name:    J. D. Coates
Parents:  John C. and Betty Caulder Coates
Spouse:   Mollie Daniel Coates
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 61
Date of Death:  Wednesday
Place of Death:  Dillon
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery, Dillon, SC (Veteran of WWI)
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday, April 20, 1956, page 1, col. 5.


Name:    Ovella Graves
Parents:  John H. and Elizabeth Parker
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Burial:  Pleasant Grove
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday, April 20, 1956, page 1, col. 5


Name:    Otis N. Shuler
Sister: Mrs. John D. Regan
Date of Death: Last week
Place of Death:  Elloree, SC
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,   Friday, April 20, 1956, page 1, col. 4


Name:    Joseph Breault
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 74
Place of Death:  Local motel in route from Florida to Massachusetts.
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,   Friday, April 20, 1956, page 1, col. 5


Name:    William L. Grove
Date of Death: April 18, 1956
Place of Death: Plant City, Florida
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery, Dillon, SC
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday, April 25, 1956


Name:    H. M. Bullock
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 85
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death:  Mullins
Place of Burial: Piney Grove
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday, April 25, 1956, page 6, col. 1


Name:    Christian Cassidy
Parents:  Mr. and Mrs. Bennett Cassidy
Date of Birth/Age:  age 55
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Burial:  Sunset Memorial Cemetery, Bennettsville, SC
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday, April 27, 1956, page 1, col. 7.


MAY


Name:    Clyde Harrelson
Spouse:   Minnie Mae Frye
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 57
Date of Death: April 24, 1956
Place of Death:  Residence near Mullins
Place of Burial:  Cedarville Cemetery (should read Cedardale Cemetery)
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday, May 2, 1956, page 1, col. 3.


Name:    Lula Harper Finnegan
Parents:  F. B. Finnegan
Date of Birth/Age: Age 80
Date of Death:  Monday
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery, Dillon, SC
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,   Wednesday, May 2, 1956, page 1, col. 5


Name:    John Edge
Parents:  William R. and Frances Stephen Edge
Spouse:  Gladys Hulon Edge
Date of Death: Tuesday
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday, May 4, 1956, page 5, col. 2


Name:    William Christopher Tunstall
Spouse:  Barbara Herring Tunstall
Date of Birth/Age: Age 56
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery, Dillon, SC
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday, May 9, 1956


Name:    Raymond Berry George
Spouse:  Flora Nobles George
Date of Birth/Age: Age 56
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Burial:  Services at Catfish Baptist Church
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday, May 9, 1956, page 1, col. 6 & 7.
Article regarding inquest Wednesday, Mary 16, 1956, page 1, col. 4.


Name:    Carolle Scott
Parents:  Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Scott
Date of Death: April 17, 1956
Place of Death: Charlotte, NC
Place of Burial: Piney Grove Cemetery, Union Community
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,   Wednesday, May 9, 1956, page 1, col. 3


Name:    Mary Ann Webster
Parents:  Jeff and Drusella Summerton Hayes
Date of Birth/Age: Age 97
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Burial: Pleasant Grove Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,   Friday, May 11, 1956, page 1, col. 4


Name:    Henry Barrentine
Spouse:  Martha Bailey Barrentine
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery, Dillon, SC
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,   Friday, May 11, 1956, page 6, col. 1 & 2


Name:    Charles Wesley Stackhouse
Parents:   Wesley Herod and Mary Breeden Stackhouse
Spouse:  Pearl Despain Stackhouse
Date of Birth/Age:  April 15, 1885
Place of Birth: Robeson County, NC
Date of Death: April 24, 1956
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery, Dillon, SC
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,   Friday, May 11, 1956, page 6, col. 1 & 2


Name:    Mertie Lee
Parents:  Harlton and Annie Elvington Barful (as published)
Date of Birth/Age: Age 67
Date of Death: May 8, 1956
Place of Death:  Residence Ashboro, NC
Place of Burial:  Beulah Baptist Church Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday, May 16, 1956, page 1, col. 4


Name:    Allard James Altman
Parents:  Will and Irie Jones Altman
Spouse:  # 1 – Allie Jones (died 1945)  # 2 – Ruth Gerald
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 54
Date of Death:  April 29, 1956
Place of Death:  Marion
Place of Burial:  Magnolia
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday, May 16, 1956, page 8, col. 2.


Name:    Thomas Nichols Phillips 
Spouse: # 1 – Sallie Perritt, # 2 – Thelma Johnson
Date of Birth/Age: Age 80
Place of Birth: Marlboro County
Date of Death:  Monday
Place of Death:  Mullins
Place of Burial:  Old Zion Church Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday, May 18, 1956, page 8, col. 1


Name:    Thomas Herring
Parents:  George and Mary Jane Norton Herring
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 76
Date of Death: Tuesday 
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery, Dillon, SC
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,   Friday, May 25, 1956, page 1, col. 5.


Name:    Clarence Allen Page
Date of Birth/Age: 35
Place of Death: Auto Accident on Kentyre Road
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday May 25, 1956, page 1, col. 6


Name:    Mary Jane Godbold
Date of Birth/Age: 88
Place of Burial: Member of Manning AA Baptist Church
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday May 25, 1956, page 4, col. 2


Name:    Mary Grace Alford
Parents: William McDonald and Sarah Elizabeth McLean Alford
Date of Birth/Age: Age 94
Date of Death:  Monday
Place of Death:  Ancestral Home “The Cedars”
Place of Burial: Alford Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday, May 25, 1956, page 6, col. 1


JUNE


Name:    Mrs. C. O. Moody
Maiden Name: Mary Jane Harrelson*
Spouse:  Chalmers O. Moody*
Date of Birth/Age: Age 71
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death:  Residence near Lake View
Place of Burial:  Bermuda Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday, June 1, 1956, page 3, col. 1
*additional information from Moody by Avery T. Moody available by emailing <hbmoody@bellsouth.net>


Name:    Annie Sellers
Parents: John and Margaret Mace Sellers
Date of Birth/Age: Age 77
Date of Death:  Sunday
Place of Death:  Residence in Sellers
Place of Burial:  Dothan Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday, June 1, 1956, page 3, col. 2


Name:    Henrietta Bracey
Parents: James and Margaret McQueen Bracey
Date of Birth/Age: Age 75
Date of Death:  Tuesday
Place of Death:  Lumberton
Place of Burial:  Bracey Cemetery near Rowland
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday, June 1, 1956, page 7, col. 5


Name:    Mary Heustess
Maiden Name: Covington
Parents: Trussie Clyde and Ethel Manship Covington
Date of Birth/Age: Age 48
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Burial: Hebron Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday, June 6, 1956, page 1, col. 1


Name:    Maggie Stephens Stutts
Date of Birth/Age: Age 62
Date of Death:  Sunday
Place of Death:  Auto Accident near Dillon
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday, June 6, 1956, page 1, col. 4
Inquest in the issue for June 22, 1956, page 1, col. 5 & 6.


Name:    Lillie Roberts
Parents: Nicholas and Emma Ammons Strickland
Date of Birth/Age: Age 77
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Burial: Brownsville Baptist Church Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday, June 6, 1956, page 1, col. 4


Name:    J. H. Powell
Spouse:  Effie McLean Powell
Date of Birth/Age: Age 68
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Burial: Mt. Moriah Baptist Church Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday, June 6, 1956, page 1, col. 6


Name:    Rev. Thomas McLelland Stevenson
Spouse:  Annie Lou Ward Stevenson
Place of Birth:   Native of Loray, Iredell County, NC
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death:  Danville, VA
Place of Burial: Mountain View Cemetery, Danville, VA
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday, June 8, 1956, page 7, col. 5


Name:    Mrs. Clarence C. Coates
Parents:  Harmon and Mary Caulder Turner
Date of Birth/Age: Age 72
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery, Dillon, SC
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday, June 8, 1956, page 9, col. 6 & 7.


Name:    Fred M. Parham
Parents:  W. W. and Catherine McLean Parham
Spouse:  Angie Clayton Parham
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 57
Date of Death:  Saturday
Place of Death: Auto Accident
Place of Burial:  Magnolia Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday, June 13, 1956, page 1, col. 1


Name:    O. D. Godwin
Date of Death:  Saturday
Place of Death: St. Petersburg, Florida
Place of Burial: Kentyre Presbyterian Church Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday, June 13, 1956, page 1, col. 6


Name:    Ruth Ellis
Maiden Name: Hayes
Parents:  Jim S. and Alice A Hayes
Spouse:  L. G. Hayes
Date of Birth/Age:  age 66
Place of Birth:  Native of Dillon County
Date of Death:  Sunday
Place of Death:  Fayetteville, N. C.
Place of Burial:   Mt. Vernon Baptist Church Cemetery, St. Pauls, NC
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday, June 13, 1956, page 1, col. 7


Name:    Clayton Rogers
Parents:  Benjamin H. and Martha Rogers Rogers
Spouse:  Maxie Proctor Rogers
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 69
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death: Charleston, SC
Place of Burial:  Cedardale Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday, June 13, 1956, page 2, col. 4


Name:    Mrs. Lacy McDaniel
Parents: David and Sarah Oliver Adams
Date of Death:  Services Tuesday
Place of Death:  (resident of Kemper Community)
Place of Burial:  Oliver Cemetery, Marietta, NC
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday, June 13, 1956, page 4, col. 5


Name:    Jessie Tatum
Maiden Name: Carmichael
Parents:  William Donald and Agnes Harlee Carmichael
Spouse:  Walter R. Tatum
Date of Birth/Age: Born October 12, 1876
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death:  Sunday
Place of Death: Residence in McCall
Place of Burial:  Beaver Dam Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday, June 13, 1956, page 4, col. 2


Name:    Dorothy Lawrence Page
Parents:  Col. O. M. and Emily Dantzler Page
Date of Birth/Age: Age 34
Date of Death:  Friday
Place of Death: Columbia
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery, Dillon, SC
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday, June 13, 1956, page 5, col. 2


Name:    Van B. (Evander Buster)* Moody
Parents: John Thomas and Sarah Ann Moody Moody*
Spouse:  # 1 - Effie Eula Owens* # 2 - Ruth Berry
Date of Birth/Age: Age 67
Date of Death: June 8, 1956
Place of Death: Residence in Manning Community
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery, Dillon, SC
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday, June 15, 1956, page 1, col. 4
*Additional information added by Helen B. Moody. Further info available by emailing <hbmoody@bellsouth.net>


Name:    William Grady Hazel
Parents:  William M. and Vida Smith Hazel
Spouse:  Blanch Holstein Hazel
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 65
Place of Birth: Native of Johnston
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death:  Near Orangeburg
Place of Burial: Sunset Memorial Park, Bennettsville, SC
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday, June 20, 1956, page 1, col. 1 & 2.


Name:    Joe Levy Long
Spouse: Bertha Lee Long
Date of Birth/Age: Age 60
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery, Dillon, SC
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday, June 22, 1956, page 1, col. 6


Name:    Sue Allen
Date of Birth/Age: Age 61
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death: Charleston
Place of Burial: Magnolia Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday, June 22, 1956, page 8, col. 1 & 2.


Name:    Sid G. Utley
Parents:  Brother of Lucille Utley
Date of Birth/Age: Age 19
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death: Auto accident west of Sumter (Fort Jackson soldier)
Place of Burial: Magnolia
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday, June 22, 1956, page 1, col. 3 & 4.


Name:    Pauline Adams
Maiden Name: Edens
Parents:  Duncan and Elizabeth Boyer Edens
Spouse:  Henry Laurin Adams
Date of Birth/Age:  August 18, 1891
Place of Birth:  Old Marion County
Date of Death:  Sunday
Place of Burial: Hebron Cemetery 
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,   Friday, June 22, 1956, page 4, col. 3


Name:    Dr. H. M. Henry
Spouse:  Addie Fort
Date of Birth/Age: Age 76
Date of Death: Recently
Place of Death:  Arlington, Virginia
Place of Burial: Emory Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday, June 27, 1956, page 8, col. 5


Name:    David Howard Fass 
Date of Birth/Age: Age 76
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death:  Raiford, NC
Place of Burial: Family Plot at a Florence Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday, June 29, 1956, page 1, col. 2


JULY


Name:    Lizzie Turner Rouse
Date of Birth/Age: Age 70
Date of Death: Wednesday 
Place of Burial:  Bethel Baptist Church Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday, July 5, 1956, page 1, col. 5
(double funeral with great niece Brenda Gail Cook)


Name:    Brenda Gail Cook
Parents:  Mr. and Mrs. W. D. Cook
Date of Birth/Age: 2 years
Date of Death:  Wednesday
Place of Burial: Bethel Baptist Church Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,   Friday, July 6, 1956, page 1, col. 5.
(double funeral with great aunt Lizzie Turner Rouse)


Name:    Lucy Watson
Spouse:  S. Maxie Watson
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 85
Date of Death: Tuesday 
Place of Burial:  Antioch Baptist Church Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,   Friday, July 6, 1956, page 1, col. 6


Name:    James Randoph Stone
Parents: Mr. and Mrs. Theo Stone*
Date of Birth/Age: 8 months old
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death:  Mullins
Place of Burial: 
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday, July 6, 1956, page 6, col. 3.
*Theo was the child’s mother.


Name:    Mrs. Clyde Glass
Spouse:  Clyde E. “Pete” Glass
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 36
Date of Death: Sunday

Place of Burial: Grantham Cemetery, Pleasant Hill Section of Dillon County
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,   Wednesday, July 11, 1956, page 1, col. 6


Name:    Mary Hattie Adams
Maiden Name: Herndon
Parents: Benjamin and Mollie Wallace Herndon
Spouse:  Charlie Adams
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 76
Date of Death:  Wednesday
Place of Burial:  Hebron Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,   Wednesday, July 11, 1956, page 1, col. 4


Name:    Charles Coy Turner
Spouse:  Mildred Riley Turner
Date of Birth/Age: Age 40
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death:  auto-motorcycle accident near Bladenboro, NC
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery, Dillon, SC
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,   Wednesday, July 11, 1956, page 8, col. 6


Name:    Paul Sheppard Oliver
Spouse:  Elizabeth Sellers Oliver
Date of Death: Service on Monday
Place of Burial:  Olivet Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,   Wednesday, July 18, 1956, page 1, col. 3


Name:    Frances Jackson
Parents:  John W. and Barbara Dudley Jackson 
Date of Birth/Age: 14 months
Date of Death:  Sunday
Place of Burial:  Union Baptist Church Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday, July 18, 1956, page 1, col. 4.


Name: David Campbell McDaniel 
Spouse:  Emma Lewis McDaniel
Date of Birth/Age: Age 83
Date of Death:  Sunday
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery, Dillon, SC
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday, July 18, 1956, page 1, col. 5.


Name:    Mrs. George C. Huggins
Maiden Name:  Singleton
Parents:  Hugh and Martha Singleton
Spouse:  George C. Huggins
Date of Birth/Age: Age 61
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death: Mullins
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery, Nichols, SC
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,   Wednesday, July 18, 1956, page 6, col. 3


Name:    James Dabney Bethea
Spouse:  Minnie Montgomery Green Bethea
Date of Birth/Age: Age 60
Date of Death:  Thursday
Place of Death:  Columbia 
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,   Friday, July 20, 1956, page 1, col. 5


Name:    Luther M. Biggs
Spouse:  Pearl Buffkin Biggs
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 47
Place of Death:  Residence in Lumberton
Place of Burial: Meadowbrook Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday, July 25, 1956, page 1, col. 2


Name: Richard Ansel Cole
Spouse:   Mozelle White Johnson
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 47
Place of Birth:  Native of Chesterfield County
Date of Death:  July 22, 1956
Place of Death:  Residence in Pickens
Place of Burial: Pickens, SC
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday, July 25, 1956, page 1, col. 7


Name: Arthur Buist Jordan, Sr.
Parents:  Lawrence M. and Adeline Jordan
Spouse:   Hortense Hampton Jordan
Date of Birth/Age:  August 3, 1876
Place of Birth:  Bamberg, SC
Date of Death:  Wednesday
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday, July 27, 1956, page 1, col. 3 & 4.





AUGUST


Name:    Anna Bell Booth Flowers
Spouse: W. D. Flowers
Date of Birth/Age: Age 76 
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death: Residence in Lake View
Place of Burial: Lake View Cemetery, Lake View, SC
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday, August 1, 1956, page 1, col. 6


Name:    Floyd Sweat
Spouse:  Rosa Scott Sweat
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 52 
Date of Death:  Thursday
Place of Death: Marion
Place of Burial: Hulon Cemetery near Latta
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday, August 1, 1956, page 4, col. 4.


Name:    Sam Bailey
Spouse:  Listed as survivor but not named
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 76
Date of Death:  Friday
Place of Burial: Pleasant Grove Church Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday, August 3, 1956, page 1, col. 5


Name:    James Terrell Rogers
Parents:  Rogers and Mary David Rogers
Spouse: Alice Berry Rogers
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 68
Place of Burial: Drake Cemetery, Marlboro County, SC
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday, August 8, 1956, page


Name:    Edwin Allen
Parents:  Mr. and Mrs. H. W. Allen
Spouse:  Mary Elizabeth Parker Allen
Date of Birth/Age: Age 69
Date of Death: August 2, 1956
Place of Burial: Hebron Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday, August 8, 1956, page 1, col. 1.


Name:    Sadie Berry
Maiden Name:  Lambert
Parents: Daniel and Callie Newberry Lambert
Spouse: Bronzie Berry
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 45
Date of Death:  August 3, 1956 
Place of Burial: Beulah Baptist Church Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday, August 8, 1956, page 1, col. 1


Name:    Isla Hulon
Parents: Sam and Hapsy Lane Hulon
Spouse:  Johnny Hulon
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 71 
Date of Death:  August 6, 1956
Place of Burial: Pleasant Grove Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,   Wednesday, August 15, page 4 on microfilm. Pages missing from this issue.


Name:    Wilmot Howard Johnson
Parents: Mary Johnson
Date of Birth/Age: Age 56
Date of Death: August 12, 1956
Place of Death: Resident in Minturn Section
Place of Burial: Carolina Church Graveyard
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday, August 15. 1956, page 1, col. 2.


Name:    Fred C. Moseley
Parents:  Mr. and Mrs. William Moseley
Spouse:  Julia M. Moseley
Place of Birth:  Kershaw County
Date of Death:  Services Monday in Camden
Place of Death:  Camden
Place of Burial: Quaker Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday, August 15, 1956, page 1, col. 2


Name:    Harvey M. Baxley
Parents: William and Alice Coleman Baxley
Spouse:  Jessie Lupo Baxley
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 57
Date of Death: August 10, 1956
Place of Death:  VA Hospital, Durham NC
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery, Dillon, SC
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,   Friday, August 17, 1956, page 1, col. 4


Name:     Infant Son White
Parents: Mr. and Mrs. David White
Date of Birth/Age:  August 10, 1956
Place of Birth:  Knoxville, TN
Date of Death: Services August 12, 1956
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery, Dillon, SC
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,   Friday, August 17, 1956, page 1, col. 5


Name:    Ida Rowland Phillips
Spouse: Paul Phillips, Sr.
Date of Birth/Age:
Date of Death: August 20, 1956
Place of Death:  Florence
Place of Burial: Services in Darlington
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday, August 22, 1956, page 1, col. 1.


Name:    Hertie Hayes
Parents:  Marsden and Sarah Ford Barfield
Spouse: Manton Elly Hayes
Date of Birth/Age: Age 72
Place of Birth: Marion County
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death:  Residence in Lake View
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday, August 22, 1956, page 1, col. 3.


Name:    Lillie Stackhouse
Parents:  Nathan and Mary Jane Moody Rogers
Spouse: Isaac Preston Stackhouse
Date of Death: August 19, 1956
Place of Death:  Residence in near Marion
Place of Burial: Spring Branch Southern Methodist Church Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday, August 22, 1956, page 1, col. 5.


Name:    Lennie Clark
Maiden Name: Kersey
Parents:  John and Charlotte Kirby Kersey
Spouse: Robert Clark
Date of Birth/Age: Age 78
Date of Death: August 16, 1956
Place of Death:  Florence
Place of Burial: Oak Grove Baptist Church Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday, August 22, 1956, page 1, col. 6.


Name:    Mrs. Bradley Grimsley
Place of Death: Auto accident near Lake View
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,   Wednesday, August 22, 1956, page 1, col. 6 (report of accident)


Name:    Clarence C. Coates
Parents:  John C. and Elizabeth Caulder Coates
Date of Birth/Age: Age 72
Place of Death: Charleston
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery, Dillon, SC
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday, August 22, 1956, page 1, col. 6


Name:    Frank S. Terry 
Spouse:  Alethea P. Terry (died in 1945)
Date of Birth/Age: April 24, 1871
Place of Birth: Rockingham, NC
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death: Columbia, SC
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery, Columbia, SC
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday. August 22. 1956, page 4, col. 6


Name:    Fulton Lee Hayes 
Date of Birth/Age: Age 54
Date of Death: Tuesday
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday, August 24 1956, page 1, col. 2 (report of auto accident)


Name:    Malcolm (Mack) Huggins
Spouse:  Arwine Strickland Huggins
Date of Birth/Age: Age 41
Place of Birth: Native of Marlboro County
Date of Death: August 22, 1956
Place of Death: Mullins
Place of Burial: Member of Center Methodist Church
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday, August 24 1956, page 1, col. 4


Name:    Eva Dew
Parents: Tom and Lillie Turner Powers
Spouse:  Dudley Dew
Date of Birth/Age:  age 47
Date of Death:  August 24, 1956
Place of Death: Dillon
Place of Burial:  Services at Oak Grove Baptist Church
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday, August 29, 1956, page 1, col. 2.


Name:    Nan Burt
Maiden Name: Wallace
Parents: Bland and Macy William Wallace
Spouse:  Charles W. Burt
Date of Birth/Age:  age 92
Date of Death:  August 29, 1956
Place of Burial:  Kinston, NC
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday, August 21, 1956, page 1, col. 4


SEPTEMBER


Name:    Jeanette Hyatt
Parents:  Mrs. Maston Hyatt
Date of Birth/Age: Age 9
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Burial: Pleasant Grove Church Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday, September 5, 1956, page 1, col. 1


Name:    Rufus Ray 
Spouse:  Aline Caulder
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 57
Date of Death:  August 31, 1956
Place of Death:  Marion
Place of Burial:  Rose Hill Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday, September 5, 1956, page 1, col. 3


Name:    Addie Ward
Parents:  Owen and Ellen Britt Watts
Spouse:  Shepard Ward
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 53 
Date of Death:  Friday
Place of Death: Columbia
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery, Dillon, SC
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday, September 5, 1956, page 1, col. 4


Name:    John Keels
Parents:  Kenneth and Joan Hall Keels
Date of Birth/Age: Infant
Date of Death:  Monday
Place of Death: Florence
Place of Burial:  Mount Hope Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday, September 7, 1956, page 1, col. 2


Name:    Lannie Newberry
Parents:  William an Roberta McDonald Miller
Spouse:  J. A. Newberry
Date of Birth/Age:  Born November 28, 1898
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Place of Death:  Fayetteville, NC
Place of Burial:  Smyrna Presbyterian Church Cemetery, near Laurinburg
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,   Friday, September 7, 1956, page 1, col. 6


Name:    Glen Daniel Smith
Parents:  Daniel John and Lucy Kate Love Smith
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 3 weeks old
Date of Death:  September 1, 1956 
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery, Dillon, SC
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,   Friday, September 7, 1956, page 1, col. 5.


Name:    Lucy K. Berry
Parents: Wilson and Donella Fore Berry
Spouse:  Dennis L. Berry
Date of Death: Thursday
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday, September 12, 1956, page 5, col 6


Name:    Lucy Watson Biggs
Parents: David E. and Rose Bass Watson
Spouse:  Hester L. Biggs
Date of Birth/Age: Age 77
Date of Death: September 7, 1956
Place of Death: Marlboro County
Place of Burial:  Bass Cemetery, near Latta
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday, September 12, 1956, page 8, col 4 Additional info available by <emailing hbmoody@bellsouth.net>


Name:    Cynthia Hayes Brewer
Spouse:  J. K. Brewer
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 80
Date of Death:  September 8, 1956 
Place of Burial:  Lake View Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday, September 12, 1956, page 8, col. 4 & 5.


Name:    Nina McCall
Maiden Name: McNair
Parents:  Mahama Bright and John C. McNair
Spouse:  John Alex McCall
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 75
Date of Death:  September 12, 1956
Place of Burial: Magnolia Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday, September 14, 1956, page 1, col. 3


Name:    Mrs. John M. Bean, Jr.
Parents:  Dr. Thomas A. and Mary Catherine Kitching Jones
Spouse:  John M. Bean, Jr.
Date of Death:  September 12, 1956
Place of Death:  Springfield, SC
Place of Burial: Springfield Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday, September 14, 1956, page 1, col. 2


Name:    Levina Stafford
Maiden Name:  Fore
Parents:  Tracy and Kate Watson Fore
Spouse:  Jerome H. Stafford
Date of Birth/Age:  age 76
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death:  September 11, 1956
Place of Death:  Bennettsville, SC
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday, September 14, 1956, page 5, col. 3


Name:    George David Spradley
Parents: George David and Lizza Davis Spradley
Spouse:  Lessie Powers Spradley
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 78
Date of Death:  Friday
Place of Death:  Clio
Place of Burial:  Mt. Hope Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday, September 19, 1956, page 1, col. 3


Name:    Sallie Rogers
Maiden Name:  Elvington
Date of Birth/Age: Age 68
Date of Death:  September 14, 1956
Place of Death:  Marion
Place of Burial:  Rose Hill Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday, September 19, 1956, page 1, col.6


Name:    Oliver Duke Fitts
Spouse:  Mary Palmer
Date of Birth/Age:  Born February 22, 1871
Place of Birth:  Warren County, NC
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery, Dillon, SC
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday, September 21, 1956, page 1, col. 4 & 5.


Name:    Jane Wiggins Lupo
Date of Birth/Age: Age 85
Date of Death: September 12, 1956
Place of Burial: Piney Grove Church Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday, September 21, 1956, page 1, col. 1


Name:    Mattie T. Calloway
Maiden Name:  Tarte
Parents: Nathan J. and Caroline Ellis Tarte
Spouse:  M. H. Galloway
Date of Death:  September 17, 1956
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday, September 21, 1956, page 1, col. 1.


Name:    Elizabeth G. Monroe
Parents:  Dr. S. M. and Caroline Lewis Monroe
Date of Birth/Age: Age 85
Date of Death: September 22, 1956
Place of Burial:  Magnolia Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday, September 26, 1956, page 1, col. 2


OCTOBER


Name:    Raymond Harrelson
Spouse: Rosa Harrelson
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 63
Date of Death: October 2, 1956
Place of Death: Fayetteville, NC
Place of Burial: Mullins Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday, October 5, 1956, page 1, col. 1.


Name:    L. D. Sports
Spouse:  Mary Turner Sports
Date of Birth/Age: Age 73
Date of Death: October 2, 1956
Place of Death: Columbia, SC
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday, October 5, 1956, page 1, col. 2


Name:    Henry Stevens Carter
Parents:  Mrs. and Mrs. Archie Carter
Spouse: Katherine Etheridge (died March 1952)
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 41
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death: VA Hospital, Fayetteville, NC
Place of Burial: Cedarville* Cemetery, Mullins, SC
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday, October 3, 1956, page 1, col. 6.
*Cedardale


Name:    James Plummer Bethea
Parents: Holden and Alice Rogers Bethea
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 69
Date of Death: October 2, 1956
Place of Death: Dillon
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery, Dillon, SC
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday, October 3, 1956, page 1, col. 6.


Name:    Rufus M. Cottingham, Sr.
Spouse:  Sara Cottingham
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 48
Date of Death: September 20, 1956
Place of Death: Charlotte, NC
Place of Burial: Mint Hill Evergreen Cemetery, Charlotte, NC
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday, October 3, 1956, page 1, col. 7.


Name:    Cordie Marcus Coates
Parents:  Eddie M. and Della Cox Coates
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 67
Place of Death: Columbia, SC
Place of Burial: Bethesda Southern Methodist Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday, October 10, 1956, page 6, col. 5


Name:    Mrs. A. R. Parker
Date of Birth/Age: Age 90
Place of Death:  New Jersey
Place of Burial: Elloree, SC
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday, October 12, 1956, page 1, col. 2


Name:    Lawton Hayes
Spouse:  Ruth Campbell Hayes
Date of Birth/Age: October 23, 1903
Date of Death: October 11, 1956
Place of Death:  Residence in Latta, SC
Place of Burial:  Magnolia Cemetery, Latta, SC
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday, October 12, 1956, page 1, col. 2


Name:    Sallie Rowell
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 84
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death: Residence in Fork
Place of Burial: Pleasant Grove Cemetery near Dillon
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday, October 17, 1956, page 8, col. 3


Name:    Meta Floyd
Maiden Name: DuBoise
Parents:  James Thomas and Eugene McMillan DuBoise
Spouse: Walker Floyd
Date of Death: October 12, 1956
Place of Death: Richmond, VA
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery, Dillon, SC
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday, October 17, 1956, page 8, col. 4


Name:    Elliott Watson
Date of Birth/Age: Age 73
Date of Death: October 15, 1956
Place of Burial: Antioch Baptist Church Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday, October 17, 1956, page 8, col. 4


Name:    Henry Miller
Parents:  Mr. and Mrs. Z. H. Miller
Spouse: Virgie Wiggins Miller
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 53
Place of Birth:  Kentyre Section, Dillon County
Date of Death:  October 17, 1956
Place of Death: Fayetteville, NC
Place of Burial:  Services in Fayetteville
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday, October 6, 1956, page 1, col. 6


Name:    Venitia Berry
Maiden Name:  Dove
Parents:  Capt. Dan and Azile Witherspoon Dove
Spouse:  B. M. Berry
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 50
Date of Death:  October 15, 1956
Place of Burial:  Services at Little Rock Baptist Church
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday, October 6, 1956, page 1, col. 5.


Name:    Hugh Carleton Cousar
Date of Birth/Age: Age 81
Date of Death: October 12, 1956
Place of Death: Laurinburg
Place of Burial: Drake Cemetery, Blenhiem
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday, October 19, 1956, page 1, col. 6.


Name:    Henry Ernest Parham
Parents: W. W. and Catherine McLean Parham
Date of Birth/Age: Age 62
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death:  October 21, 1956
Place of Death: Dillon
Place of Burial: Magnolia Cemetery, Latta, SC
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday, October 24, 1956, page 1, col. 1


Name:    A. S. Ford
Date of Birth/Age: Age 84
Date of Death:  Services Tuesday
Place of Death: Columbia
Place of Burial: Ford Cemetery, Lake View, SC
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday, October 26, 1956, page 1, col. 3


Name:    Bertha Woodle
Maiden Name: Miller
Spouse:  Lonnie Woodle
Date of Birth/Age: Age 54
Date of Death: October 31, 1956
Place of Burial: Catfish Creek Church Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,   Wednesday, October 31, 1956, page 1, col. 1


Name:    Sgt. Robert C. Wells
Parents:  R. C. and Jeddie Nesmith Wells
Date of Birth/Age:
Place of Birth: Spring Hope, NC
Date of Death:  Saturday
Place of Death:  VA Hospital, Salisbury, NC
Place of Burial:  Magnolia Cemetery, Latta, SC
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday, October 31, 1956, page 1, col. 6


NOVEMBER


Name:  Harvey J. Hubbard
Parents: Hortense and Annie Mason Hubbard
Spouse:   Lucille Cubbage
Date of Birth/Age: September 2, 1904
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death:   Saturday
Place of Death: Florence
Place of Burial:  Mount Hope Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,   Friday, November 2, 1956, page 1, col. 2


Name:    Carl Lane
Parents:   Leroy F. and Kate Lane
Date of Birth/Age: January 7, 1907
Place of Birth:  Marion County
Date of Death:  Tuesday
Place of Death:  Columbia
Place of Burial: Lane Family Cemetery near Ebenezer Church at Temperance Hill
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,   Friday, November 2, 1956, page 1, col. 4


Name:    A. Thomas William
Parents:  Mr. and Mrs. Frank Williams
Spouse: Ester R. William
Date of Birth/Age: Age 61
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death: Charlotte, NC
Place of Burial:  Forest Lawn Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday, November 2, 1956, page 1, col. 3


Name:    William LeGrande Collins
Parents:  Walker L. and Mary Goodwin Collins
Spouse:  Beatrice Grantham Collins
Date of Birth/Age: Age 48
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death: Robeson County, NC
Place of Burial:  Bear Swamp Cemetery near Lake View
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday, November 2, 1956, page 1, col. 4


Name:    Rebecca Watson
Parents: Addison and Cherry Bryant Lane
Spouse: Stephen Lane
Date of Birth/Age: Age 88
Date of Death:  Tuesday
Place of Burial:  Magnolia Cemetery, Latta, SC
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday, November 9, 1956, page 1, col. 2


Name:    Fred B. McLaurin
Parents:  James A. and Nancy McIntyre
Date of Birth/Age: Age 73
Place of Birth: McColl
Date of Death: November 6, 1956
Place of Death:  Laurinburg, NC
Place of Burial:  McColl Cemetery, McColl, SC
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday, November 9, 1956, page 1, col. 2


Name:    Carol Clawson Graham
Parents: Mr. and Mrs. Henry K. Cottingham
Spouse:  C. C. Graham
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 67
Place of Birth:  Dillon, SC
Date of Death: November 5, 1956
Place of Death: Columbia, SC
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Memorial Park
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday, November 9, 1956, page 1, col. 5


Name:    Marion Wallace Clark
Parents: Jesse and Ada Smith Clark
Spouse:  Jean Wilkes Clark
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 23
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death: Brownsville, SC
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday, November 14, 1956, page 1, col. 1


Name:    Jean Wilkes  Clark
Spouse:  Marion Wallace Clark
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 21
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death: Brownsville, SC
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday, November 14, 1956, page 1, col. 1


Name:    John Dowd
Date of Birth/Age: Age about 80
Place of Birth:  Native of New York
Date of Death:  Monday
Place of Death: Fayetteville, NC
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday, November 14, 1956, page 1, col. 3


Name:    Joseph K. Covington
Parents:  K. W. and Lillie Mae McDaniel Covington
Spouse:  Clara McDaniel Covington
Date of Birth/Age: Age 44
Date of Death:  Monday
Place of Death: Dillon
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery, Dillon, SC
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday, November 14, 1956, page 1, col. 5


Name:    Walker L. Gaddy
Parents:  John W. and Isabel Little Gaddy
Spouse:  Ruby McLean Gaddy
Date of Birth/Age: January 2, 1888
Place of Birth: Marlboro County
Date of Death: Tuesday       
Place of Death: Dillon
Place of Burial: Magnolia Cemetery, Latta, SC
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday, November 14, 1956, page 1, col. 4


Name:    John Wellington Brigman
Spouse:  Mary Hamilton Brigman
Date of Birth/Age: Age 83
Date of Death: Monday       
Place of Death: Dillon
Place of Burial: Evergreen Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday, November 14, 1956, page 1, col. 4


Name:    S. Marvin Rogers, Sr.
Spouse:  Claudell Best Rogers
Date of Birth/Age: Age 74
Date of Death: November 8m 1956   
Place of Death: Residence near Mullins
Place of Burial: Rose Hill Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday, November 14, 1956, page 3, col. 6


Name:    Callie Harrelson
Maiden Name:  Wiggins
Parents:  William Henry and Carolyn Miller Wiggins
Date of Birth/Age: Age 75
Date of Death:  Sunday
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery, Dillon, SC
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday, November 14, 1956, page 5, col. 5 & 6.


Name:    Emmie Kennedy
Maiden Name: Johnson
Parents:  David and Mary McCarty Johnson
Spouse:   E. Morgan Kennedy
Date of Birth/Age: Age 84
Place of Birth: Native of Aiken County
Date of Death:  Sunday
Place of Death: Aiken County
Place of Burial: Bethany Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday, November 16, 1956, page 1, col. 3.


Name:    E. Penn Rogers
Parents: John and Martha Jane Campbell Dewey
Spouse: Fleetwood Price (died Nov. 6, 1954)
Date of Birth/Age: Age 70
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death: Residence near Mullins
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery, Nichols, SC
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday, November 21, 1956, page 1,col. 5


Name:    Linda Kay Lane
Parents:  Mr. and Mrs. David Lane
Date of Birth/Age: 3 months 
Date of Death: Saturday
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday, November 28, 1956, page 1, col. 2 & 3.


Name:    John Long
Spouse:  Gertrude Williams Long
Date of Birth/Age: Age 76
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery, Dillon, SC
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday, November 28, 1956, page 1, col. 2.


Name:    John Phillip Williams
Parents:  Mr. and Mrs. G. R. William
Spouse:  Ruth Herdiska
Date of Birth/Age: Age 55
Date of Death: November 26, 1956
Place of Death:  Cincinnati, Ohio
Place of Burial: Cincinnati, Ohio
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday, November 28, 1956, page 1, col. 5.


Name:    Jessie Thomas Smith
Spouse:  Essie Bailey Smith
Date of Birth/Age: November 9, 1876
Place of Birth: Fayetteville, NC
Date of Death:  Friday
Place of Burial: Weslyn Methodist Church Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday, November 30, 1956, page 1, col. 3.


Name:    Fannie Rich
Maiden Name: Polston*
Parents: Mrs. and Mrs. Dave Polston*
Spouse:  John Rich
Date of Birth/Age: Age73
Date of Death:  Monday
Place of Death: Residence in Oak Grove Section of Dillon County
Place of Burial: Tatum Cemetery, Tatum, SC
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,   Friday, November 30, 1956 page 1, col. 3
*Should read Polson


Name:    Cordie Gibson
Parents: Jessie Legette and Mary Watson Gibson
Date of Birth/Age: Age 90
Place of Birth:  Life long resident of Centenary Community
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death: Resident of Centenary
Place of Burial:  Terrells Bay Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday, November 30, 1956 page 1, col. 3


DECEMBER


Name:    Gordon Alford
Parents:  Mr. and Mrs. Preston Alford
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 57 
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death:  Mullins
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery, Dillon, SC
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,   Wednesday, December 5, 1956, page 1, col. 3


Name:    John Wright
Parents:  Duncan J. and Nancy Heustess Wright
Spouse:  Berta Stanton Wright 
Place of Birth:  age 81
Date of Death:  Sunday
Place of Death:  Fairmont, NC
Place of Burial:  McLucus Cemetery near Clio
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday, December 5, 1956, page 3, col. 3


Name:    Geither Allison Simpson
Parents:  Benjamin G. and Candice Boykin Simpson
Spouse:  Fannie Christmas Simpson
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 79
Place of Birth:  Wilson County, NC
Date of Death:  Sunday
Place of Death: Residence in Sumter
Place of Burial: Maysville Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday, December 5, 1956, page 4,col. 3


Name:    Eddie A. Peterkin
Parents: Charlie and Susie McKay Peterkin
Spouse:  Alma Connor Peterkin
Date of Birth/Age: Age 57
Date of Death:  Wednesday
Place of Death: Columbia
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery, Dillon, SC
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday, December 7, 1956, page 1, col. 4


Name:    Matthews F. Edwards
Parents: Erensular and Mary Ann Rogers Edwards
Spouse:  Evelyn McRae Edwards (died 1943)
Date of Birth/Age: Age 77
Place of Birth:  Native of Dillon County
Date of Death:  Monday
Place of Death: Blenheim
Place of Burial:  McLucus Cemetery near Clio
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday, December 7, 1956, page 1, col. 5.


Name:    Herbert Huggins
Spouse: Beulah Gaddy Huggins
Date of Birth/Age: Age 41
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Burial: Pleasant Grove Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday, December 7, 1956, page 1, col. 3


Name:    James Roland Montgomery
Parents:   James D. and Janie Watson Montgomery
Spouse: Anna Miles Montgomery
Date of Birth/Age: Age 75
Place of Birth:  Marion County
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death: Residence in Camden
Place of Burial: Quaker Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday, December 7, 1956, page 3, col. 7


Name:    Lula Jane Moody
Maiden Name:  Hayes
Parents:  Sam and Tilda Stephens Hayes
Spouse:   James D. Moody*
Date of Birth/Age: Age 77
Date of Death:  Thursday
Place of Death: Residence in Bermuda section of Dillon County
Place of Burial:  Bermuda Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday, December 7, 1956, page 8, col. 3
*Added by transcriber – source Moody by Avery T. Moody
Additional info available by emailing hbmoody@bellsouth.net


Name:    Robert Connie Clark
Parents:  Robert and Delaney Kersey Clark
Spouse:  Mary Jackson Clark
Date of Birth/Age: Age44
Date of Death:  Saturday
Place of Burial:  Services at Dillon Baptist Church
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday, December 12, 1956, page 1, col. 2


Name:    Walter Stanton
Parents:  Harris and Novella Wright Stanton
Spouse:  Jessie Proctor (died March 1953)
Date of Birth/Age: Age 79
Date of Death:  December 1, 1956
Place of Death: Dillon
Place of Burial:  Little Rock Methodist Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday, December 12, 1956, page 1, col. 4


Name:    Lester Woods Rogers
Parents:  Robert H. and Beadie Ford Rogers
Date of Birth/Age:  February 6, 1876
Date of Death:  Saturday
Place of Death:  Residence near Lake View
Place of Burial:  Services at Piney Grove Church
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday, December 19, 1956, page 5, col. 4


Name:    Ethan A. Crosland
Parents:  Charlie and Eliza McCully Crosland
Spouse:   # 1. Annie Thomas Crosland.  # 2. Lucile Mace Crosland
Date of Birth/Age: Age 76
Date of Death:  Friday
Place of Death: Bennettsville
Place of Burial: Salem Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday, December 28, 1956, page 1, col. 3


Name:    John B. Rogers
Parents:  Enoch A. and Jane Britt Rogers
Spouse:   Mary Ada Walters (died 1947)
Date of Birth/Age: Age 80
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death:  Sunday
Place of Death: Fairbluff, NC
Place of Burial: Fork Baptist Church Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday, December 28, 1956, page 1, col. 3


Name:    Bessie Mae Jernigan
Maiden Name:  Hooks
Parents:  Vanner Lee and Fannie Jones Hooks
Spouse: Arch B. Jennigan (did July 7, 1956)
Date of Birth/Age: Age 66
Date of Death:  Tuesday
Place of Death: Loris, SC
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery, Nichols, SC
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday, December 28, 1956, page 1, col. 4


Name:    Maggie A. Kirby
Parents:  David and Sallie Ratley Brooks
Date of Birth/Age: June 4, 1869
Place of Birth: Dunn, NC
Date of Death:  December 20, 1956
Place of Death: Residence in Latta
Place of Burial:  Oak Grove Cemetery near Latta
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday, December 28, 1956, page 1, col. 4


Name:    Victoria Squires
Parents:  Thomas and Catherine McKenzie Squires
Date of Birth/Age: Age 69
Date of Death:  December 20, 1956
Place of Death: Mullins
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery, Dillon, SC
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday, December 28, 1956, page 1, col. 6


Name:    Charles H. Miles
Date of Birth/Age: Age 69
Place of Birth:  Latta, SC
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death:  Baltimore, D
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday, December 28, 1956, page 1, col. 7


Name:    James Gerry George
Parents: Mr. and Mrs. T. A. George
Date of Birth/Age: Age 35
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death:  Auto accident near Latta
Place of Burial: Magnolia Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday, December 28, 1956, page 1, col. 6 & 7.  Also killed in the accident was Mrs. Alden Richard Best of Myrtle Beach.


Name:    Pearlie Herring
Parents: Henry and Ida Parker Cook
Date of Birth/Age: Age 59
Date of Death:  Sunday
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery, Dillon, SC
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday, December 28, 1956, page 1, col. 1


Name:    Fonnie Myrtle Taylor Prevatte Richardson
Maiden Name: Taylor
Parents:  Robert and Laura Phillips Taylor
Date of Birth/Age: Age 62
Place of Birth:  Robeson County, NC
Date of Death:  Sunday
Place of Burial:  Lake View Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday, December 28, 1956, page 1, col. 2