Extracts from Obituaries
Published in
 The Dillon Herald
Dillon, SC
1957


The extracts for 1957 are not in alphabetical order.  They are listed in the month as they appeared in the Dillon Herald

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January


Name:      Claude Clifton Causey Jr.
Parents:  Claude & late Patricia Ann Holbrook Causey  
Date of Birth/Age:  4 ˝
Date of Death: Wednesday        auto accident between Marion & Latta
Place of Death:  a Marion hospital
Place of Burial: Withers Memorial Park Cemetery, Myrtle Beach
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday January 2, 1957, page 1, col. 7   


Name:  Mrs. Richard Best   
Date of Birth/Age: 
Place of Birth: Myrtle Beach native
Date of Death:  Monday           
Place of Death:  auto accident between Marion & Latta
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday January 2, 1957, page 1, col. 7      


Name:  James Gerry George          
Parents:  Mrs. Leila Berry George & late Percy A. George
Spouse:  married Miss Dorothy Jean Vereen of Latta
Date of Birth/Age: January 14, 1921
Place of Birth: home place in Oak Grove
Date of Death: Monday              
Place of Death: auto accident between Marion & Latta
Place of Burial:  Union Cemetery near Berry’s Crossroads
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday January 2, 1957, page 1, col. 7 and Friday January 4, page 1, col. 2     


Name:      Miss Carrie Strickland
Parents:  Nicholas & Emma Ammons Strickland
Date of Death: December 25
Place of Death:  en route to a hospital
Place of Burial:  Brownsville Baptist Church Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday January 2, 1957, page 1, col. 2  


Name:      William Edward Caldwell
Parents:   John Josiah & Drucilla Kelly Caldwell
Spouse:  Evelyn Gibson, Marlboro County died 1943
Date of Birth/Age:  81
Place of Birth:  Greenville, S. C. &  Dillon native since 1911
Date of Death: yesterday
Place of Death:  St. Eugene Hospital
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday January 4, 1957, page 1, col. 7 


Name:       Rex McDonald
Parents:   Joe & Helen Rogers McDonald, Dillon County
Spouse:  Mrs. Addie Watson McDonald
Date of Birth/Age:  62
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death:  Floydale home
Place of Burial:  Mt. Andrews Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday January 4, 1957, page 1, col. 5  


Name:      Mrs. Kathlene Rouse
Parents:  Willie R. & Mude (as published) Miller Rouse
Date of Birth/Age:  36 
Date of Death: January 1
Place of Death:  fathers home, Rt. 2, Dillon
Place of Burial:  Myers Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday January 4, 1957, page 5, col. 1    


Name:      Mrs. June Young
Parents:  Mr. & Mrs. Albert Brewer
Spouse:  Beauford Young
Date of Birth/Age:  25
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death:  near Jefferson, Iowa          
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday January 9, 1957, page 1, col. 5  


Name:      Mr. J. F. Irby 
Spouse: Mrs. Anna Ogilvie Irby
Date of Birth/Age:  60
Place of Birth:  North Carolina  & Marion native nine years
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death:  VA Hospital, Fayetteville, N. C.
Place of Burial:  Rose Hill Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday January 9, 1957, page 1, col. 6 and  Friday January 11, page 1, col. 3


Name:     Virginia L. McLaurin
Parents:  James A. & Della McIntyre McLaurin 
Date of Birth/Age:  81
Place of Birth:  McColl
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death:  Scotland Memorial Hospital, Laurinburg, N.C.
Place of Burial:  McColl Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday January 9, 1957, page 4, col. 4  


Name:      Archie D. Carmichael      
Date of Death: Saturday      
Place of Burial:  Centenary Methodist Church Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday January 16, 1957, page 1, col. 1 & 2  


Name:      Lela McColl
Parents:  Frank & Annie Sanders Driggers, Marlboro County
Spouse:  Rowland McColl
Date of Birth/Age:  62
Place of Birth:  McColl native
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death:  Marlboro General Hospital
Place of Burial:  Priest Cemetery near McColl
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday January 16, 1957, page 1, col. 1  


Name:      Allen Sankey Stephens
Date of Birth/Age:  63
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Burial:  Bermuda Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday January 16, 1957, page 1, col. 4  


Name:      William Cecil King
Parents:  late C. A. & Mollie Brogdon King
Spouse:  Mrs. Mae Harper King
Date of Birth/Age:  52
Date of Death: Monday     
Place of Death:  Little Pee Dee River
Place of Burial:  Hopewell Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday January 16, 1957,  page 1, col. 6 & 7    (report of drowning)


Name:      Mrs. Johanna McDowell Watts
Parents:  John  & Joanne Price Brayboy
Spouse:  A. C. Watts
Date of Birth/Age: 70 
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death:  a local hospital
Place of Burial:  Catfish Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday January 18, 1957, page 1, col. 3  


Name:      Mrs. Sara Sneed
Date of Birth/Age:  68
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Burial:  Sneed Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday January 25, 1957, page 1, col. 3  


Name:      John Marvin Lee
Parents:  W. S. & Johnny Jane Smith Lee
Spouse: former Ada Wright & first wife the late Lizzie Spears Lee
Date of Birth/Age:  76
Place of Birth:  Clio
Date of Death: Monday January 21
Place of Death:  a Bennettsville hospital
Place of Burial:  Hebron Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday January 30, 1957, page 1, col. 1 


Name:      Mrs. Nancy F. Rogers 
Date of Birth/Age:  85
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death:  Sunny Acres Rest Home near Fork
Place of Burial:  family cemetery near Lake View
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday January 30, 1957, page 1, col. 4  


Name:      Mrs. Ella Hayes Hayes
Parents:   Hamilton & Elizabeth Harper Hayes
Spouse:  Rich Hayes
Date of Birth/Age:  90
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death:  home of daughter Mrs. Grace Dew
Place of Burial:  services: Bethesda Methodist Church
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday January 30, 1957, page 1, col. 5  


Name:      Mrs. Nettie S. Ford
Parents:   William & Kate Ray Shooter
Spouse:  William Jesse Ford
Date of Birth/Age:  80
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death:  home of son, W. Jesse Ford
Place of Burial:  services: Jesse Ford home
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday January 30, 1957, page 1, col. 7   


February


Name:      Miles Murdoc McInnis
Parents:  L. L. & Winnie Walters McInnis
Spouse:  Evelyn Scott
Date of Birth/Age:  25
Place of Birth:  Clio native
Date of Death: Friday            auto accident
Place of Death:  near Laurinburg
Place of Burial:  Carolina Presbyterian Church Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday February 1, 1957, page 1, col. 5  


Name:      Mrs. Gladys Wright Herbert
Parents:  J. H. & Ella McQuage Wright, Clio
Spouse:  H. M. Herbert
Date of Birth/Age:  57
Date of Death: January 18
Place of Death:  Stockton, Calif.
Place of Burial:  McLucas Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday February 1, 1957, page 1, col. 1  


Name:      Ida McArthur Smith      
Parents:  late William Wallace & Anna Morrison McArthur
Spouse:  Luther Smith
Date of Birth/Age:  72
Place of Birth:  Sellers native
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death:  a Columbia hospital
Place of Burial:  Smyrna Cemetery near Clio
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday February 1, 1957, page 8, col. 3    


Name:    Mary Hamilton Brigman
Spouse:   John W. Brigman
Date of Birth/Age:  76 
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death:  home of daughter
Place of Burial:  Evergreen Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday February 6, 1957, page 1, col. 2  


Name:      Robert William Wilkins
Spouse:  Lula Berry Wilkins
Date of Birth/Age:  81
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday February 6, 1957, page 1, col. 4 


Name:       Vencie White
Parents:  Marvin & Bertha Mae Hyatt
Spouse:  Rufus H. White
Date of Birth/Age:  34
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday February 6, 1957, page 4, col. 3      


Name:    Sally Johnson
Date of Birth/Age:  45
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death:  home
Place of Burial:  Raynham Baptist Church cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,   February 8, 1957, page 4 , col. 4    


Name:      Mrs. J. B. Dew, Sr.
Parents:  Robert C. & Julia Thomas
Spouse:  John B. Dew
Date of Birth/Age:  66
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death:  Florence
Place of Burial:  Magnolia
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday February 13, 1957, page 6, col. 3 and Page 1, col. 4


Name:   Julius J. Johnson  
Parents:  late Bill & Adeline Taylor Johnson
Spouse:  form Miss Ada Bryant
Date of Birth/Age:  80, February 17, 1877
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death:  a Mullins hospital
Place of Burial:  Tranquil Methodist Church Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday February 15, 1957, page 1, col. 2  


Name:      George Henry Clark       
Date of Birth/Age:  78
Place of Burial:  Lawson Cemetery, Leaksville, N. C.
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday February 15, 1957, page 1, col. 5  


Name:       Nellie Coats Stafford
Parents:   J. Liston & Lilly Turner Coats
Spouse:  Arthur Stafford
Date of Birth/Age:  47
Place of Birth:  formerly of Latta
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death:  a hospital in Providence, R. I.
Place of Burial:  Sardis Baptist Church cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday February 15, 1957, page 5, col. 2   


Name:   Dena Dargan Cain   
Spouse:  R. H. Cain
Place of Birth:  Little Rock native
Date of Death: Monday        auto accident
Place of Death:  Dillon
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday February 20, 1957, page 1, col. 1 & 2  


Name:      John William Moore           
Spouse:   Mozelle Belvin
Date of Birth/Age:  76
Place of Birth:  Dillon native
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death:   Raleigh, N. C.
Place of Burial:  Maplewood Cemetery, Durham
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday February 20, 1957, page 1, col. 4  


Name:     Jennie Thompson Berry
Parents:  Samuel Thompson & Margaret Braswell Thompson
Spouse:  James E. Berry
Date of Birth/Age:  80
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death:  St. Eugene Hospital
Place of Burial:  Magnolia
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday February 27, 1957, page 5, col. 2    


March


Name:       Faye Whittington
Parents:  Mrs. Mamie Hurley Whittington & late Horace Whittington
Date of Birth/Age:  19
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday March 6, 1957, page 1, col. 6  


Name:      Lona Scott
Parents:   Neil C. & Eliza Willoughby Hayes
Spouse:  W. C. Scott
Date of Birth/Age:  67
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death:  a local hospital
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday March 13, 1957, page 5, col. 4  


Name:      Daisy McCutcheon
Parents:  John M. & Mary Jones McCutcheon
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death:  local hospital
Place of Burial:  Magnolia Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday March 20, 1957, page 8, col. 4 


Name:  Thomas Arthur Hewitt   
Parents:   William Joseph  & Susan Hewitt
Spouse:  Rachel Rowell Hewitt
Date of Birth/Age:  54, February 14, 1903
Place of Birth:  Horry County
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death:  Martin Hospital
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery, Nichols
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday March 20, 1957, page 8, col. 1 & 2   


Name:       Ella Humphrey
Date of Birth/Age:  75
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death:  daughter, Mrs. Cortez Ford’s residence near Lake View
Place of Burial:  Lake View Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday March 22, 1957, page 1, col. 6  


Name:   Mae Smith Hilliard
Parents:  Mr. & Mrs. Clayton Smith, Dillon County
Spouse:  late Bob Hilliard of Bonlee, N. C.
Date of Birth/Age:  78
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death:  a Columbia hospital
Place of Burial:  Bonlee, N.C.
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday March 22, 1957, page 1, col. 4  


Name:     Hattie Alford Smith
Date of Birth/Age:  87
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death:  Carolina section, Dillon County
Place of Burial:  Carolina Presbyterian Church cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday March 22, 1957, page 1, col. 3  


Name:      Chalmers Lewis Jones
Spouse:  Molly Ann Butler (married 1901, died 1952)
Date of Birth/Age:  77
Place of Birth:  Pleasant Hill section
Date of Death: Kentyre section, Dillon County home
Place of Death:  Wednesday March 13
Place of Burial:  Mt. Calvary Church cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday March 22, 1957, page 3, col. 2     


Name:  Mrs. W. V. Jones   
Spouse:  W. V. Jones
Date of Birth/Age:  1873
Place of Birth:  Windsor, Va. & Dillon native
Date of Death: yesterday
Place of Death:  St. Eugene Hospital
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday March 22, 1957, page 8, col. 5     


APRIL


Name:   John Robert Grantham   
Parents:   John & Alpha Watson Grantham, Robeson County, N. C.
Date of Birth/Age:   48
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death:  local hospital
Place of Burial:  Grantham Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday April 3, 1957, page 1, col. 5   


Name:      Mrs. Ethel Rogers Edwards
Parents:   Franklin & Ella Gaddy Rogers, Fork
Spouse:  Sheriff Furman M. Edwards, Marion
Date of Birth/Age:  66, born January 20, 1891
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death:  home of her daughter, Mrs. Bernice E. Alford
Place of Burial:  Rose Hill Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday April 5, 1957, page 1, col. 1  


Name:      Mrs. Kirby Graham McQueen
Parents:   R. J. & Eliza Mincey Graham
Spouse:  Bill McQueen, Galivant’s Ferry
Date of Birth/Age:  42
Place of Birth:  Horry County native
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death:  home
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday April 10, 1957, page 1, col. 5


Name:      Mrs. Hugh A. Henderson
Parents: John D. & Catherine Jane McRae Kelley
Spouse:   Hugh A. Henderson (died October 4, 1930)
Date of Birth/Age:  86, November 6, 1870
Place of Birth:  Carolina Community of Dillon County
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death:  Florence
Place of Burial:  Carolina Presbyterian Church Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday April 10, 1957, page 1, col. 2  


Name:      Mrs. Isabella Dew Byrd
Parents:   John F. & Mary Gainey Dew
Spouse:  F. B. Byrd
Date of Birth/Age:  68, January 13, 1889
Place of Birth:  Marion County
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death:  a Marion hospital
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday April 10, 1957, page 1, col. 3  


Name:      Edward Johnson
Date of Birth/Age:  41
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death:  VA Hospital, Fayetteville, N. C.
Place of Burial:  Magnolia Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday April 12, 1957, page 5, col. 4   


Name:      Junius Bonell Arnette
Spouse:  Ada Williams
Date of Birth/Age:  82
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death:  St. Eugene Hospital
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday April 17, 1957, page 1, col. 5   


Name:      Glenda Kelly
Parents: Mr. & Mrs. Glenn Kelly
Date of Birth/Age:  5
Date of Death: Monday        house fire
Place of Death:  Theron R. McGirt farmhouse between Lake View & Fairmont
Place of Burial:  services: Negro Free Will Baptist Church
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday April 17, 1957, page 1, col. 4  


Name:      Cinda Kelly
Parents: Mr. & Mrs. Glenn Kelly
Date of Birth/Age:  4
Date of Death:  Monday        house fire
Place of Death: Theron R. McGirt farmhouse between Lake View & Fairmont
Place of Burial:  Negro Free Will Baptist Church
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday April 17, 1957, page 1, col. 4     


Name:   Willie Kelley  
Parents:  Mr. & Mrs. Glenn Kelly
Date of Birth/Age: 3
Date of Death: Monday         house fire
Place of Death:  Theron R. McGirt farmhouse between Lake View & Fairmont
Place of Burial: Negro Free Will Baptist Church
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday April 17, 1957, page 1, col. 4       


Name:    Nathaniel Kelly 
Parents:  Mr. & Mrs. Glenn Kelly
Date of Birth/Age:  2
Date of Death: Monday        house fire
Place of Death:  Theron R. McGirt farmhouse between Lake View & Fairmont
Place of Burial:  Negro Free Will Baptist Church
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday April 17, 1957, page 1, col. 4           


Name:      Beatrice Kelly

Parents:  Mr. & Mrs. Glenn Kelly
Date of Birth/Age:  1
Date of Death: Monday        house fire
Place of Death:  Theron R. McGirt farmhouse between Lake View & Fairmont
Place of Burial: Negro Free Will Baptist Church
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday April 17, 1957, page 1, col. 4          


Name:     Lelia  Quick Pope
Spouse:  A. D. Pope
Date of Birth/Age:  71
Place of Birth:  Marlboro County native
Date of Death: yesterday
Place of Death:  Little Rock home
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday April 19, 1957, page 1, col. 1  


Name:  J. W. Cottingham   
Spouse:   Carrie W. Cottingham
Date of Birth/Age:  77
Place of Birth:  Dillon & Florence native
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery, services: March 30
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday April 19, 1957, page 1, col. 3      


Name:  William Hale (Tom) Meggs   
Parents:  William & Annie Harper Meggs, Marlboro County 
Date of Birth/Age:  62
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death:  Marion Memorial Hospital, Marion
Place of Burial:  Bethlehem Cemetery near Brownsville
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday April 19, 1957, page 1, col. 5  


Name:  A. R. Singleton   
Spouse:  Cora Williamson
Date of Birth/Age:  78
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Burial: services: High Point Church near Jordanville, S. C.
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday April 19, 1957, page 11, col. 3   


Name:      Val D. Johnson
Parents:   Ben & Adeline Taylor Johnson
Spouse:  former Miss Isla Butler
Date of Birth/Age:  74
Place of Death:  Marion Memorial Hospital
Place of Burial:  Union Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday April 24, 1957, page 1, col. 5  


Name:    Mary E. Moody Price
Parents:   Frank & Louise Perritte Edwards
Spouse:  Arthur R. Price, late J. C. Moody
Date of Birth/Age:  75
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death:  Mullins home
Place of Burial:  Watson Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday April 24, 1957, page 1, col. 6.


MAY


Name:      Danny R. Hamilton
Parents:  late John & Ida Ammons Hamilton
Spouse:  Mrs. Ruby Bailey Hamilton
Date of Birth/Age:  60
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death:  Little Rock
Place of Burial:  Evergreen Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday May 1, 1957, page 1, col. 3  


Name:      John E. Roberts
Parents:  late James A. & Gamma Merrick Roberts
Spouse:  Miss Alma Taylor
Date of Birth/Age:  73
Place of Birth:  Columbus County, N.C. & Dillon native
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday May 3, 1957, page 1, col. 4  


Name:      Linda Faye Burgoin
Date of Birth/Age:  5        fire
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death:  St. Eugene Hospital
Place of Burial:  services: Pentecostal Church
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday May 3, 1957, page 1, col. 6  


Name:      Marin L. Cannon Jr.
Parents:  Mrs. M. L. (Ohla Brown) Cannon & late M. L. Cannon
Spouse:  former Marion Wadsworth
Date of Birth/Age: August 20, 1910
Place of Birth:  Concord
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death:  Paris, France
Place of Burial:  Charlotte
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday May 3, 1957, page 1, col. 3   


Name:      Sandy Bullard
Parents:  Mr. & Mrs. Earl Bullard
Date of Birth/Age:  4
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday May 3, 1957, page 1, col. 3   


Name:      Ernest Hyatt
Spouse:  Ruby Sheppard Hyatt
Date of Birth/Age:  57
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death:  Lumberton, N. C. home
Place of Burial:  Mt. Calvary
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday May 3, 1957, page 5, col. 4     


Name:      George Franklin Driggers
Parents:  late George & Janie D. Driggers
Date of Birth/Age:  46
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death:  St. Eugene Hospital
Place of Burial:  Brownsville Baptist Church Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday May 8, 1957, page 1, col. 5  


Name:      Thad Carmichael
Date of Birth/Age: 35                  
Date of Death: Sunday, May 5                auto accident
Place of Death:  west of Little Rock
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday May 8, 1957, page 1, col. 6 & 7  


Name:   Inez Cousar  
Date of Birth/Age:  16
Date of Death: Sunday, May 5            auto accident
Place of Death:  west of Little Rock
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday May 8, 1957, page 1, col. 6 & 7   


Name:     Sallie McLean McLaurin
Parents:  Abdil & Diana Alford McLean
Spouse:  Clarence McLaurin
Date of Birth/Age:  85
Place of Birth:  Minturn native
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death:  Minturn home
Place of Burial:  Alford Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday May 15, 1957, page 1, col. 1  


Name:      William M. Hamer
Parents:  R. P. Hamer Sr. 
Date of Birth/Age:  90
Place of Birth:  Little Rock
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death:  Orlando, Fla. home
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday May 15, 1957, page 1, col. 5  


Name:      Elizabeth Carmichael
Spouse:  Thad Carmichael
Date of Death: this week                May 5th auto accident
Place of Death:  St. Eugene Hospital
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday May 17, 1957, page 1, col. 6  


Name:      Major Daniels
Parents:  Mr. & Mrs. Lewis Daniels
Spouse:  Clara B. Daniels
Date of Birth/Age:  43
Date of Death: Sunday        drowning victim
Place of Death:  Norton’s landing near Dillon
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday May 22, 1957, page 1, col. 3 


Name:      Gilbert C. McDaniel
Parents:  late George & Minerva McKellar McDaniel
Spouse:  Mrs. Betty Herring McDaniel
Date of Birth/Age:  76
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death:  home
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday May 22, 1957, page 1, col. 2  


Name:     Augusta Bethea Humphrey
Parents:  late Elisha & Sarah Ellis Bethea, Latta
Spouse:  late H. H. Humphrey of Inman
Date of Birth/Age:  88
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death:  a Columbia hospital
Place of Burial: Dothan Cemetery 
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday May 22, 1957, page 1, col. 5  


Name:  James F. Hutto   
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death:  Livingston home
Place of Burial:  services: Livingston Methodist church
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday May 22, 1957, page 1, col. 1


Name:      Steve Lewis 
Date of Birth/Age:  29
Place of Birth:  Dillon native
Date of Death:                 auto accident
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday May 29, 1957, page 1, col. 5   


Name:      Rt. Rev. Msgr. Henry F. Wolfe
Date of Birth/Age:  April 26, 1897
Place of Birth:  Washington, D. C.
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death:  St. Eugene Hospital
Place of Burial:  Washington, D. C.
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday May 31, 1957, page 1, col. 5  


JUNE


Name:. Docia Bailey
Date of Birth/Age:  52
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Burial:  Mt. Calvary cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday June 5, 1957, page 1, col. 3 


Name:      Jack Daniels
Parents:  Mr. & Mrs. Lila Daniels
Date of Birth/Age:  22 months 
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death:  a Columbia hospital
Place of Burial:  services: Church of God, Hamer
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday June 5, 1957, page 1, col. 5 


Name:      Thomas Russ
Parents:  George & Frances Taylor Russ
Date of Birth/Age:  17 months
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday June 5, 1957, page 1, col. 5   


Name:      I. L. “Red” Johnson
Parents:   Mae Lee Johnson
Spouse:   Opal Watson Johnson
Date of Birth/Age:  54
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Burial:  Rowland Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday June 5, 1957, page 1, col. 2  


Name:      McKenzie infant
Parents:  Mr. & Mrs. W. L. McKenzie, Jr. 
Date of Birth/Age:  24 hours old
Place of Death:  St. Eugene Hospital 
Place of Burial:  Bermuda Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday June 7, 1957, page 1, col. 6   


Name:      Mrs. J. N. Weathington
Date of Birth/Age:  70
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death:  St. Eugene Hospital
Place of Burial:  Rowland Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday June 7, 1957, page 1, col. 7  


Name:      Luther Webster
Parents:  Asa & late Sarah Bailey Webster
Spouse:  Mrs. Bessie Hulon Webster
Date of Birth/Age:  58
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death:  home
Place of Burial:  Magnolia Cemetery, Latta
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday June 12, 1957, page 1, col. 3  


Name:      Carl Lannie Gilbert
Parents:  # 1. Minnie Berry Gilbert # 2. Willie Gilbert
Spouse:  Mrs. Fannie Perritt Gilbert
Date of Birth/Age:  63
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death:  St. Eugene Hospital
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday June 16, 1957, page 1, col. 5  


Name:      Alexander Baker
Date of Death: found Wednesday    drowning victim
Place of Death:  Big Pee Dee near Cashua Ferry bridge
Place of Burial: 
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday June 21, 1957, page 1, col. 4  


Name:   Mary Moody
Parents:  late John A. & Salley Shelley Avant, Marion County
Spouse:  Murdock Moody
Date of Birth/Age:  79
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death:  a Columbia hospital
Place of Burial:  Mt. Calvary Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday June 21, 1957, page 5, col. 3   Additional info available by emailing <hbmoody@bellsouth.net>


Name:     Viola Alford McLean
Parents:   B. A. & Mary Campbell Alford
Spouse:   Marvin McLean
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death:  Sunny Acres Rest Home
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday June 26, 1957, page 1, col. 5  


Name:      Dr. Walton C. F. Harris
Parents:   J. W. & Dora Mitchell Harris, Winton, N.C.
Spouse:  Josie Lee Kirk
Date of Birth/Age:  76
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death:  home
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday June 28, 1957, page 1, col. 5  


JULY


Name:      L. N. Garfinkle
Date of Birth/Age:  73
Date of Death: last Friday
Place of Death:  Miami
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday July 5, 1957, page 1, col. 7   


Name:      Mrs. Betty Ivey
Date of Birth/Age:  94
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death:  Sunny Acres Nursing Home
Place of Burial:  Lake View Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday July 10, 1957, page 1, col. 1  


Name:      John D. Causey
Parents:  H. B. & Martha Shelley Causey 
Date of Birth/Age:  36
Place of Birth:  formerly Mt. Olive section, Horry County
Date of Death: Thursday        auto accident
Place of Death:  Fernandanio Beach, Fla.
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday July 10, 1957, page 1, col. 2  


Name:      Genwood Rouse
Parents:  Thomas B. & Rosa Caulder Rouse, Dillon County
Date of Birth/Age:  42
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death:  St. Eugene Hospital
Place of Burial:  Bermuda Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday July 10, 1957, page 1, col. 3  


Name:    Nora Cook Barrentine

Parents:  Ball Cook & Mandy Cook Owens
Spouse:  Nelson Barrentine
Date of Birth/Age:  63
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death:  St. Eugene Hospital
Place of Burial:  Sweatt Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday July 10, 1957, page 1, col. 5   


Name:      E. J. Rowan, Sr.
Parents: Levi B. & Maggie Hill Rowan
Spouse:   Katherine Blazier Rowen
Date of Birth/Age:  69
Place of Birth:  Jackson, La.
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death:  St. Eugene Hospital
Place of Burial:  Magnolia Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday July 12, 1957, page 1, col. 5   


Name:  Sadie Mae Watson
Parents:  Howard & Lucy Burkett Britt
Spouse:  Tom Watson
Date of Birth/Age:  50
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death:  Mullins Hospital
Place of Burial:  Lane Family Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday July 17, 1957, page 1, col. 5   


Name:      Roberta McKenzie McDonald
Parents:  late David & Susan Hamilton McKenzie
Spouse:  late Miley H. McDonald
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death:  a Florence hospital
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday July 17, 1957, page 4, col. 1. Additional info available by emailing <hbmoody@bellsouth.net>
    

Name:      Celia Lane Perritt
Parents: William & Mary Perritt Lane
Spouse:   Lonnie M. Perritt
Date of Birth/Age:  79
Place of Birth:  Marion County
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death:  a Mullins hospital
Place of Burial:  Old Zion Methodist churchyard
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday July 19, 1957, page 1, col. 3
Additional info available by emailing <hbmoody@bellsouth.net>



Name:     Amanda L. Bethea
Parents:  William & Harriett Allen Lockemy, Robeson County
Date of Birth/Age:  59
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death: 
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday July 19, 1957, page 1, col. 4  


Name:    Eva M. Bryan
Parents:   Mr. & Mrs. William Fowler, Ontario, Canada
Spouse:   James M. Bryan, buried Arlington National cemetery
Date of Birth/Age:  82
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death:  Sunny Acres Nursing Home
Place of Burial:  Arlington cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday July 24, 1957, page 1, col. 6  


Name:      John Monroe Campbell
Parents:  late James A. & Sophia Alford Campbell, Floydale
Date of Birth/Age:  80
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death:  St. Eugene Hospital
Place of Burial:  Pee Dee Presbyterian Church cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday July 26, 1957, page 1, col. 6  


Name:   Amanda Watson
Date of Birth/Age:  89
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death:  Floydale home
Place of Burial:  Lane Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday July 26, 1957, page 1, col. 4   


Name:      Sarah Margaret Wilkes
Parents:  Mr. & Mrs. Lacey Wilkes
Date of Birth/Age:  9
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death:  St. Eugene Hospital
Place of Burial:  services: at the home
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday July 31, 1957, page 1, col. 3  


Name:   Janie Price

Parents:  Polly Ann Hardy & Randolph Smith, Whiteville, N. C.
Spouse:  late Gurley Price
Date of Birth/Age:  85
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death:  St. Eugene Hospital
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday July 31, 1957, page 1, col. 2   


Name:    Effie Grice
Parents: Archie & Florence McNeil McRae
Spouse:  James R. Grice
Date of Birth/Age:  68
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death:  a Bennettsville hospital
Place of Burial:  Reedy Creek Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday July 31, 1957, page 8, col. 4     


AUGUST


Name:      Mrs. Fred O. Moody
Parents: Thomas E. & Lititia Ann Roberts Tarte
Place of Birth:  lifelong resident of the Pleasant Hill community
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death:  Mullins Hospital
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday August 7, 1957, page 1, col. 5.  Additional info available by emailing <hbmoody@bellsouth.net>


Name:      Mrs. Paul Brooks          
Date of Birth/Age: 
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death:  St. Eugene Hospital
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday August 14, 1957, page 1, col. 5 (auto accident)


Name:      George Dewey Hood
Date of Birth/Age:  57
Place of Birth:  Dillon native 15 years
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death:  local hospital
Place of Burial:  McLucus Cemetery, Clio
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday August 14, 1957, page 1, col. 5   


Name:   J. Tommie Godbolt  
Parents:   John C. & Ida Bartley Godbolt
Spouse: . Mollie Turner Godbolt
Date of Birth/Age:  70
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death:  a Florence hospital
Place of Burial:  services: Sardis Baptist Church
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday August 14, 1957, page 1, col. 5   


Name:       Hattie Carmichael
Parents:  Timothy & Flora McCormick McLellan
Spouse:   Joel R. Carmichael
Date of Birth/Age:  87
Place of Birth:  Dillon County native
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death:  St. Eugene Hospital
Place of Burial:  Kentyre Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday August 16, 1957, page 1, col. 2  


Name:      Lewis Harrelson
Date of Birth/Age:  35
Place of Birth:  Mullins native
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death:  Lake View  (auto accident)
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday August 21, 1957, page 1, col. 4


Name:      Addie Robert Smith
Parents:  Robert & Jeanette Fralix Smith
Spouse:  Mrs. Claudia Langdale Smith
Date of Birth/Age:  65
Place of Birth:  Dillon native since 1939
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death:  home
Place of Burial:  Riverside
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday August 21, 1957, page 1, col. 4   


Name:      Mrs. Alline Miller Woodle
Parents:  late Corbett L. & Relda Porter Miller
Spouse:  Tracy L. Woodle
Date of Birth/Age:  51
Place of Birth:  Marion County
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death:  at work: Dillon Mfg. Co.
Place of Burial:  Magnolia Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday August 21, 1957, page 4, col. 4  


Name:     Joseph Dean Cook
Spouse:  Mrs. Annie Kennedy Cook
Date of Birth/Age:  74
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death:  Oakland Community home
Place of Burial:  Rowland Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday August 21, 1957, page 5, col. 7  


Name:      L. Roy Hayes
Parents:  late Covey Clinton & Annie King Hayes
Spouse:  former Lena Mae Coley
Date of Birth/Age:  57
Place of Birth:  near Lake View, Dillon County
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death:  Fork home
Place of Burial:  Hayes Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday August 23, 1957, page 1, col. 4   


Name:      Mrs. Elizabeth Caulder
Spouse:  late Harvey Caulder
Date of Birth/Age:  71
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Burial:  Riverside cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday August 23, 1957, page 1, col. 6   


Name:      Ralph L. Kennedy            
Spouse:  former Mrs. Ancie Berry
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death:  Atlantic Beach
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday August 28, 1957, page 1, col. 5  


Name:      Andrew Coward
Parents:  late Wilson  & Sally Berry Coward
Date of Birth/Age:  78
Date of Death: last Wednesday
Place of Death:  home of sister Mrs. Sue Berry, Dillon
Place of Burial:  Union Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday August 28, 1957, page 1, col. 5      


Name:      David Jonathan Caswell
Parents:  Mr. & Mrs. Sam Caswell, Whiteville
Date of Birth/Age:  7
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death:  a Whiteville, N.C. hospital
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday August 20, 1957, page 1, col. 6 


Name:    Cecil Foxworth  
Parents:  Mr. & Mrs. Chesley Foxworth
Place of Burial:  Richmond, Va.
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday August 20, 1957, page 1, col. 6    


Name:      Fulton Pond
Sister: Mrs. Hettie Hinson
Place of Death: Ansonville, N. C.
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday August 20, 1957, page 1, col. 5  


SEPTEMBER


Name:      C. S. Sessions              
Parents:   T. L. Sessions & Ellen Smith Sessions
Spouse:   Louise Hoskins
Place of Birth:  former resident of the county
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday September 4, 1957, page 1, col. 4


Name:      James L. Byrd
Parents:  J. A. Byrd, Columbia
Spouse:  Mrs. Betty Ann Ford Byrd
Date of Birth/Age:  35
Place of Birth:  Lake View native
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death:  Mullins Hospital
Place of Burial:  Lake View Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday September 4, 1957, page 1, col. 1  (auto accident)


Name:      Claude Simms
Date of Birth/Age:  61
Place of Birth:  formerly of Laurinburg, lived in Dillon 3 years
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Burial:  Union Grove Baptist Church cemetery, Marshville,
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday September 4, 1957, page 1, col. 2   


Name:      John Watson (Jack) Bullock
Parents:  Mary Ann Watson Bullock & late J. Walter Bullock
Date of Birth/Age:  20
Place of Birth:  Rowland native
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Burial:  Ashpole Presbyterian Church cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday September 4, 1957, page 4, col. 4 (auto accident)


Name:      Aby McDowell Freeman
Parents:  Elihu & Beadie Powers McDowell
Spouse:  Ben Freeman
Date of Birth/Age:  66
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Burial:  Oak Grove Baptist Church cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday September 4, 1957, page 4, col. 5  


Name:      Frank Covington Carmichael
Parents:  William Donald & Agnew Harlee Carmichael
Spouse:  Nell Wilson Covington (died Thursday of last week)
Date of Birth/Age:  69
Place of Birth:  Dillon County native
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death:  Charlotte Memorial Hospital
Place of Burial:  Sunset Memorial Park
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday September 6, 1957, page 1, col. 5 


Name:      Marvin Fulton Coleman
Parents:  Amos & Sara Floyd Coleman
Spouse:  Mrs. Martha James Coleman
Date of Birth/Age:  70
Place of Birth:  Marion County native
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death:  a Marion hospital
Place of Burial:  Palmer Cemetery near Centenary
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday September 6, 1957, page 1, col. 4   


Name:      McKinley Horne
Parents:   Andrew G. & Mary Hadvin Horne, Dillon County
Spouse:  Mrs. Said Taylor Horne
Date of Birth/Age:  50
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death:  a Wilmington hospital
Place of Burial:  services: Bear Swamp Baptist Church near Lake View
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday September 6, 1957, page 1, col. 7  


Name:      Mrs. Sallie Hamer
Parents:   Col. Isaac Ingram & Lula Mead Ingram
Spouse:   John H. Hamer
Date of Death: services: Sunday
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday September 11, 1957, page 1, col. 4  


Name:      Enoch Cavil         
Date of Birth/Age:  87
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death:  Little Rock
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday September 18, 1957, page 1, col. 5.  (auto / bicycle accident)


Name:      Mrs. Addie Green Mayson              
Parents:  John & Emma Rushton Green
Spouse:  late J. G. Mayson
Date of Birth/Age:  87
Place of Birth:  Saluda native
Place of Burial:  Saluda
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday September 18, 1957, page 1, col. 3  


Name:      Mrs. Ruth Johnson Stephens
Parents:  late Frank & Margaret Bryant Johnson
Spouse:  Walter Stephens, Temperance Hill community
Date of Birth/Age:  62
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death:  McLeod’s Infirmary, Florence
Place of Burial:  Union Baptist Church cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday September 20, 1957, page 1, col. 4 


Name:      Gordon Flowers
Date of Birth/Age:  69
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death:  Lake View home
Place of Burial:  Lake View Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday September 25, 1957, page 1, col. 7  


Name:      Mrs. Roseanah Lee
Parents:  late Harvey & Amanda Powers Stafford
Spouse:  late R. E. Lee
Date of Birth/Age:  86
Date of Death: yesterday
Place of Death:  residence here
Place of Burial:  Magnolia
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday September 25, 1957, page 5, col. 2   


Name:      Mrs. Mary Elizabeth Sweat
Date of Birth/Age:  76
Place of Birth:  Oak Grove native
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death:  St. Eugene Hospital
Place of Burial:  Bethlehem Church cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday September 27, 1957, page 1, col. 3  


Name:      John Murray Ford
Date of Birth/Age:  63
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death:  Lake View home
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday September 27, 1957, page 1, col. 2  


Name: Bertha Bryant Johnson Coward
Spouse:  Roy Coward
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Burial:  Union Church cemetery, Temperance Hill
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday September 27, 1957, page 1, col. 7 


OCTOBER


Name:   . Hattie L. Bethea
Parents:  David S. & Deborah Pitkin Rogers
Spouse:  late Lawrence Bethea
Date of Birth/Age:  84
Date of Death:  Monday
Place of Death: home of daughter Mrs. H. L. Ivey
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday October 2, 1957, page 1, col. 4 


Name:   Virginia Lockamy
Parents:  late Bogan & Lizzie Flowers Burr
Spouse:  Golman Lockamy
Date of Birth/Age:  41
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death:  home
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday October 2, 1957, page 1, col. 5


Name:      J. Murray Ford
Parents:  late Neal C. & Nettie Scott Ford
Spouse:  Bertha Kirby Ford
Date of Birth/Age:  62, August 5, 1894
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death:  Lake View residence
Place of Burial:  Ford Family Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday October 2, 1957, page 1, col. 6  


Name:      John E. McLeod
Parents:   David & Mamie Carter McLeod
Spouse:   Pauline Carpenter McLeod
Date of Birth/Age:  69
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death:  home on Roosevelt St.
Place of Burial:  Magnolia Cemetery, Latta
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday October 2, 1957, page 1, col. 4  Friday October 4, 1957, page 1, col. 4


Name:      Rev. James A. Byrd
Date of Birth/Age:  76
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death:  a Columbia hospital
Place of Burial:  Lake View Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday October 2, 1957, page 1, col. 7  


Name:      John Knox Alford
Parents: James & Kathryn Easterling Alford
Spouse:  Janie Brunson Gaddy
Date of Birth/Age:  69
Place of Birth:  Carolina section of Dillon County
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday October 2, 1957, page 1, col. 3 


Name:     Maude Lennon
Spouse:  late C. H. Lennon
Date of Birth/Age:  74
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death:  St. Eugene Hospital
Place of Burial:  Rowland Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday October 9, 1957, page 1, col. 5   


Name:      Jesse Worth Burns
Parents:   Joseph R. & Louisa Gaddy Burns
Spouse:  Alice Oliver, Dillon County
Date of Birth/Age:  74
Place of Birth: lifetime resident: Centenary section of Rowland
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death:  a Lumberton hospital
Place of Burial:  Regan cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday October 9, 1957, page 1, col. 4   


Name:     Carrie W. Huggins
Parents:  Tom & Hurshey Wilkes
Spouse:  J. J Huggins, Brownsville section
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death:  a Florence hospital
Place of Burial:  Little Rock Baptist Church cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday October 11, 1957, page 1, col. 5   


Name:      Mrs. Minnie Clark Caulder
Parents:   A. C. & Mary Caulder Clark
Date of Birth/Age:  63
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death:  home
Place of Burial:  Sardis Church Cemetery, Latta
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday October 11, 1957, page 1, col. 1 


Name:      Jean Birch
Parents:  Joe & Alice Birch
Date of Birth/Age:  2 ˝
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death:  Latta
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday October 16, 1957, page 1, col. 3  


Name:      Wilbert Birch
Parents:  Joe & Alice Birch
Date of Birth/Age:  3 ˝
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death:  Latta
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday October 16, 1957, page 1, col. 3


Name:      Mr. Heath Banks       
Date of Birth/Age:  70
Date of Death: Friday
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday October 16, 1957, page 1, col. 4 


Name:      Oscar Patrick Raiford
Spouse:Eugene & Allie Wells Raiford
Date of Birth/Age:  82
Place of Birth:  Princeton, N. C. native
Date of Death: Friday, October 11
Place of Death:  Frevir Rest Home, Clio
Place of Burial:  Quick Cemetery, Clio
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday October 16, 1957, page 1, col. 5   


Name:      Virginia Bruce Page
Parents:  Mr. & Mrs. John D. Page
Date of Birth/Age:  14 
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death:  a Mullins hospital
Place of Burial:  Bear Swamp Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday October 16, 1957, page 1, col. 5    


Name:      Rev. William Edgar Bost
Spouse:   Mae Dellinger Bost, formerly of Lincolnton, N. C.
Date of Birth/Age:  64
Place of Death:  South Carolina Baptist Hospital, Columbia
Place of Burial:  Lancaster
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday October 16, 1957, page 1, col. 3 


Name:      Mr. Jim Rogers
Spouse:  Mrs. Docia
Date of Birth/Age:  74
Place of Birth:  Darlington native
Date of Death: Friday
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday October 16, 1957, page 1, col. 6     

 
Name:      Robert Fulton Booth
Parents:  Robert Austin & Smithie Ann Hayes Booth
Spouse:  Nancy Cordie Nicholson Booth
Date of Birth/Age:  75, April 27, 1882
Place of Birth:  Lake View
Date of Death: 7: 50 today
Place of Death:  a Florence hospital
Place of Burial:  Hopewell Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Claussen
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday October 18, 1957, page 1, col. 2  


Name:      James Raymond Braswell
Spouse:   Viola Lane Braswell
Date of Birth/Age:  64
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death:  a Marion hospital
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday October 18, 1957, page 1, col. 2   


Name:      Braxton Edwin “Speedy” Lewis
Parents:  Dr. & Mrs. Allard D. Lewis, Green Sea
Spouse:  Ruth Francisco, Kingsport, Tenn.
Date of Birth/Age:  52
Place of Birth:  Green Sea & Dillon native
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death:  a Conway hospital
Place of Burial:  Cedardale Cemetery, Mullins
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday October 23, 1957, page 1, col. 2 


Name:      Mrs. Florence McCormick McKinnon
Parents:  N. L. & Harriet Dunn McCormick
Spouse:   Alex E. McKinnon
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death:  St. Eugene Hospital
Place of Burial:  Hillside Cemetery, Laurinburg, N. C.
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday October 25, 1957, page 1, col. 4  


Name:      Joe C. Flowers
Parents:   Baxley & Cantis Huggins Flowers
Spouse: . Dovie Hubbard Flowers
Date of Birth/Age:  58
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death:  a local hospital
Place of Burial:  Brownsville Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday October 30, 1957, page 1, col. 5  


NOVEMBER


Name:      Howard E. Bracey
Parents:   A. D. & Mary McLendon Bracey
Spouse:  Mrs. Nancy Bracey
Date of Birth/Age:  65
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death:  Oakland community residence
Place of Burial:  Ashpole Presbyterian Church cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday November 1, 1957, page 1, col. 7 


Name:  Houston Stephens   
Parents:  Silas Franklin & Licia Harrelson Stephens, Dillon County
Date of Birth/Age:  54
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death:  a Marion hospital
Place of Burial:  Bermuda Baptist Church Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday November 6, 1957, page 1, col. 5 


Name:      Willie (Jack) White
Spouse:  Estelle White
Date of Birth/Age:  40
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death:  Mr. Weitus Gaddy farm
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,     Friday November 8, 1957, page 1, col. 6


Name:      Walter S. Hyatt
Spouse:  Mrs. Hyatt
Place of Birth:  Latta native
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death:  Marion Memorial hospital
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday November 13, 1957, page 1, col. 2 


Name:      Rev. William Arial Beckham
Parents:  Dr. R. S.  & Elizabeth Cauthen Beckham
Spouse:  Sarah Estell Perry (married 1903)
Date of Birth/Age:  76, 1881
Place of Birth:  Lancaster County & Dillon resident
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death:  hospital here
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday November 15, 1957, page 1, col. 3 & 4   


Name:       Jesse J. Mishoe
Place of Birth:  Mullins native
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday November 15, 1957, page 1, col. 1  


Name:  Lillie Andrews Norton 
Parents:   W. M. & Amelia Moody Hamilton
Date of Birth/Age:  78
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death:  home
Place of Burial:  Little Rock Methodist Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday November 15, 1957, page 1, col.   Additional info available by emailing <hbmoody@bellsouth.net>


Name:      Mrs. Walter S. Hyatt      
Parents:   Andrew & Sophia Edwards Brumble
Date of Birth/Age: 
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death:  Marion Memorial Hospital
Place of Burial:  Magnolia Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday November 20, 1957, page 1, col. 2 


Name:    Hazel Goodyear
Parents:  W. J. Lewellen & late Mrs. Emma Lewellan
Spouse:  Lawrence Homer Goodyear
Date of Birth/Age:  35
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death: home in Norwalk, Conn.
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday November 22, 1957, page 1, col. 3   


Name:  Myrtle Robertson McInnis
Date of Birth/Age:  68
Place of Birth:  Clio native
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death:  home
Place of Burial:  Carolina Church cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday November 22, 1957, page 1, col.  1


Name:       Sallie McKenzie
Parents:   Robert & Janoro Hamilton McKenzie, Dillon County
Date of Birth/Age:  73
Place of Death:  a Columbia hospital
Place of Burial:  Hamilton Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday November 27, 1957, page 1, col. 5  


(issues missing)


DECEMBER


Name:      Mary Watson LeGette
Parents:  J. Andrew & Elizabeth Moore LeGette
Date of Birth/Age:  48
Place of Birth:  Free State community near Latta
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death:  Bennettsville – Gibson Highway
Place of Burial:  Magnolia Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday December 4, 1957, page 1, col. 6 & 7. (auto accident)  


Name:      John McKenzie
Parents:   James & Minerva Herring McKenzie, Marion County
Spouse: Mae Williams McKenzie
Date of Birth/Age:  71
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death:  home
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday December 4, 1957, page 1, col. 2 


Name:       Anna Bell Hunt
Parents:  Mrs. Mary  Anna  Thompson
Date of Birth/Age:  47 
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death:  home
Place of Burial:  Dial Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday December 11, 1957, page 1, col. 4


Name:      Luther Lee Rogers
Parents:  Murray Rogers &  Sallie Lee Rogers
Spouse:  . Donna Meggs Rogers
Date of Birth/Age:  46
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death:  St. Eugene Hospital
Place of Burial:  Magnolia Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday December 13, 1957, page 1, col. 3


Name:       Betty Bass
Date of Birth/Age:  94
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death:  home of Kever Miller
Place of Burial:  Haystown Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday December 18, 1957, page 1, col. 4  


Name:     George A. Proctor, Jr.
Parents:   Robert & Ella Finklea Proctor, Latta
Date of Death:
Place of Death:  Clinton
Place of Burial:  Magnolia Cemetery, Latta
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday December 18, 1957, page 1, col. 4  


Name:      Mrs. M. A. Hunter
Parents:   Duncan C. & Julia Wright Carmichael
Spouse:  Marvin A. Hunter
Date of Birth/Age:  77
Place of Birth:  Dillon native
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death:  a Clio rest home
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday December 20, 1957, page 1, col. 4   


Name:      James C. Morrison
Parents:   McDonald & Kate McLaurin Morrison
Spouse:   Kate Wright
Date of Birth/Age:  79
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death:  Carolina section home
Place of Burial:  Carolina Presbyterian Church cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday December 20, 1957, page 1, col. 5  


Name:      Mr. Thomas T. Evans       
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Friday December 20, 1957, page 1, col. 3. Death notice    


Name:     Lucy Brantley Davis
Parents:  Asa & Laura Heyward Brantley
Spouse:   Judge Joe Cabbell Davis, died 17 years ago
Date of Birth/Age:  79
Place of Birth:   Dillon native
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death:  McLeod’s Infirmary, Florence
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday December 25, 1957, page 1, col. 5  


Name:      John McInnis
Spouse:  Eva May McInnis
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death:  home
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday December 25, 1957, page 1, col. 5 
   

Name:      Catty May Lester
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death:  home
Place of Burial:  Carolina church cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Wednesday December 25, 1957, page 1, col. 6