Extracts from Obituaries
Published in
 The Dillon Herald
Dillon, SC
 1959


The extracts for 1959 are not in alphabetical order.  They are listed in the month as they appeared in the Dillon Herald

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Index of Selected Obituary Transcriptions





JANUARY


Name:      Grady Christmas
Parents:  Liston and Edna Christmas
Spouse:  Cindy Bass
Date of Birth/Age: Age 48
Place of Birth:  Hamer native
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death:  Hamlet, N.C.
Place of Burial:  Fairmont, N.C. Auto accident
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, January 07, 1959, page 1, col. 6 & 7



Name:      Sam W. Hatchell
Parents:  George and Ruby Hatchell
Spouse:  Helen Green
Date of Birth/Age: Age 22
Place of Birth:  Hamer native
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death:  Hamlet, N. C.   Auto accident
Place of Burial:  Hicks Chapel Cemetery, Coward
Source &  date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, January 07, 1959, page 1, col. 6 & 7



Name:      Harvey E. Jackson
Parents:   Arthur and Helen Lane Jackson
Spouse:  Elsie Lane Jackson
Date of Birth/Age: Age 42
Place of Birth:  Latta native
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death:  Charleston
Place of Burial:  Catfish Baptist Church Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, January 07, 1959, page 1, col. 4   


Name:      Annie Christenberg
Spouse:  Will Christenberg
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 87
Place of Birth:  Dillon native, residing in Florence
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death:  Saunders Memorial Hospital, Florence
Place of Burial:  Kentyre cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, January 07, 1959, page 4, col. 4 


Name:      Mary T. Fletcher
Parents:  J. S. and Belle Wade Thompson
Spouse:  J. S. Fletcher
Place of Birth:  Rockingham, N.C. native
Date of Death: Monday  
Place of Burial:  Memorial Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, January 07, 1959, page 8, col. 4   


Name:      John Garry Allen
Parents:  Elmore and Sally Roberts Allen   
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death:  Chester
Place of Burial:  Magnolia Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Friday, January 09, 1959, page 1, col. 4  


Name:      Delia Barnett
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 84
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Friday, January 09, 1959, page 1, col. 5  


Name:      Joe Turner Hollis
Parents:  C. T. Hollis
Date of Birth/Age: Age 48
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Burial:  services: Great Falls, S. C.
Source &  date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, January 14, 1959, page 1, col. 2  


Name:    Lattie B. Fort
Parents:  William Kirkland and Laura Edwards Fort
Spouse:  Edna Wallace Fort
Date of Birth/Age: Age 78
Place of Birth: Life Long resident of the Fork community
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death:  Florence
Place of Burial: Hopewell Methodist Church Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, January 14, 1959, page 1, col. 5


Name:      Gene Edge
Date of Birth/Age: Age 24
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death:  St. Eugene Hospital
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Friday, January 16, 1959, page 1, col. 3 


Name:      C. C. Thomas, Sr.
Parents:  J. E. and Cathy Thomas
Spouse:  Allie McEachern Thomas
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 58
Place of Birth:  Mecklenburg County, Hamer native
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death:  Florence
Place of Burial:  Riverside cemetery, Dillon
Source &  date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Friday, January 16, 1959, page 1, col. 4  


Name:      Annie Hayes Dew
Parents:  J. Rich and Ella Frances Hayes
Spouse:  James Leon Dew
Date of Birth/Age: Age 69
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death:  St. Eugene Hospital
Place of Burial:  old Zion Methodist Church cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, January 21, 1959, page 1, col. 2  


Name:      Graham Brown Alford
Parents:  James W. and Martha Smith Alford
Spouse:  Martha Usher Alford
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 75
Place of Birth:  Dillon native
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death:  Frevir Infirmary, Clio
Place of Burial:  Carolina Presbyterian Church cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, January 21, 1959, page 1, col. 3


Name:      Mrs. Lillie Hilliard  
Parents:  Clarence and Melinda Turner Coats
Spouse:  June Hilliard
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 40
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death:  St. Eugene
Place of Burial:  Riverside
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, January 21, 1959, page 1, col. 4


Name:      Willard Ross McCormick
Parents:  Nathan and Mary Ann Butler McCormick
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 87 
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death:  Mt. Calvary section residence of Dillon County
Place of Burial:  Mt. Calvary church cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, January 21, 1959, page 1, col. 5   


Name:      Bertha Hayes Moore
Parents:  Robert R. and Frances Sellers Hayes
Spouse: J. W. Moore 
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 81
Place of Birth:  Little Rock
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death:  Lake View residence
Place of Burial:  Cross Creek Cemetery, Fayetteville, N.C.
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, January 21, 1959, page 1, col. 5  


Name:      Robert Kinchen Ford
Parents:  Mr. and Mrs. Nathan Ford
Date of Birth/Age: Age 6 week-old
Place of Burial:  Tarboro, N. C.
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, January 21, 1959, page 1, col. 7 


Name:    J. Ernest Cottingham 
Parents:  John C. and Mary Jane Legette Cottingham
Spouse:  Ruth Wannamaker
Place of Birth:  Little Rock native
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death:  McLeod’s Infirmary, Florence
Place of Burial:  Little Rock Methodist cemetery, Little Rock
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Friday, January 23, 1959, page 1, col. 1 & 2  


Name:      Blanche McQueen Bender
Place of Death:  a Fayetteville rest home
Place of Burial:  Cross Creek cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Friday, January 23, 1959, page 1, col. 1  


Name:      Willie M. Pullie
Parents:  James and Caroline Pullie
Spouse:  Sallie Cook Pullie
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 58
Place of Birth:  Latta native
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death:  Medical College Hospital, Charleston
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Friday, January 23, 1959, page 1, col. 3


Name:      Jesse Floyd
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 52
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death:  Dillon
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, January 28, 1959, page 1, col. 6 & 7   


Name:      Wesley Brumbles
Spouse:  Ann Williamson Brumbles
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 93
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Friday, January 30, 1959, page 1, col. 6 


Name:     Mrs. H. F. Taylor
Spouse:  H. F. Taylor
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 53
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death:  Maxton
Place of Burial:  Oak Grove cemetery
Source &  date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Friday, January 30, 1959, page 5, col. 3 


FEBRUARY


Name:      Hap Irvin         
Place of Birth:  Brownsville section native
Place of Death:  Richland County
Place of Burial:  Richland County
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Friday, February 6, 1959, page 1, col. 1


Name:      Chattie Vernon Harrelson Taylor
Parents:  Thomas and Sarah M. Harrelson
Spouse:  Charles Taylor
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 79
Place of Birth:  Fork native
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death:  Mullins
Place of Burial:  Harrelson family cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, February 11, 1959, page 1, col. 3 


Name:      Pinckney Crawford
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 70
Date of Death: found yesterday
Place of Death:  Latta
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, February 11, 1959, page 1, col. 7  


Name:      Nonie Hayes
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 70
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death: Lake View 
Place of Burial:  Services at Bear Swamp Baptist Church
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, February 11, 1959, page 1, col. 1  


Name:      Worth Lupo
Parents:  Joseph and Annie Horne Lupo
Spouse:  Maggie Brewer Lupo
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 55
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Burial:  Lake View Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, February 11, 1959, page 1, col. 3  


Name:      Flora Lane Watson
Parents:  Samuel and Alma Hiott Lane
Spouse:  Joseph Watson
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 79
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death:  Mullins
Place of Burial:  Lane Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, February 18, 1959, page 1, col. 2


Name:      William Perry
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 94
Place of Birth:  Bermuda section native
Date of Death: February 11
Place of Burial:  Spring Hill Methodist church cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, February 18, 1959, page 1, col. 1  


Name:      Mrs. John F. Davis
Date of Death:  Last week
Place of Burial:  Services in Winnsboro Sunday
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, February 18, 1959, page 8, col. 2  and Friday February 20, 1959, page 8, col. 2


Name:      Raymond David Rogers
Spouse:  Annie Turbeville Rogers
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 58
Date of Death: Tuesday 
Place of Burial:  Mt. Andrew Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Friday, February 20, 1959, page 1, col. 5  


Name:     Clarence McLaurin              
Spouse:  Bessie McLaurin
Date of Birth/Age: Age 87
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death:  McLeod’s Infirmary, Florence
Place of Burial:  Alford Cemetery
Source &  date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Friday, February 27, 1959, page 1, col. 5


MARCH


Name:      Annie Parham Hartley
Parents:  Arthur and Anna Jones Parham
Spouse:  Thomas E. Hartley
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 51
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death:  St. Eugene Hospital, Dillon
Place of Burial:  Magnolia Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, March 4, 1959, page 1, col. 4


Name:      Temperance Ann Huggins Hayes
Parents:  John and Henrietta Clemmons Huggins
Spouse:  N. K. Hayes
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 77
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: February 27
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery, Nichols
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, March 4, 1959, page 7, col. 3


Name:      Francis T. McRedmond
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 52
Place of Birth:  New York native
Date of Death: Wednesday   Motorcycle accident
Place of Death:  St. Eugene Hospital
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Friday, March 6, 1959, page 1, col. 4 and 5  


Name:      Montilla Loupo
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 79
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death:  Lake View
Place of Burial:  Hopewell Cemetery, Fork
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Friday, March 6, 1959, page 10, col. 3  


Name:      Valdor Bourgoin
Spouse:  Cora Bourgoin
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 54
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death:  Dillon
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, March 11, 1959, page 1, col. 1


Name:      Paul Allen
Parents:  Elmore and Ann Waters Allen
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 81
Place of Birth:  Dillon native
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death:  Columbus, Ga.
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, March 11, 1959, page 1, col. 4  


Name:      John Dewey Martin
Parents:  Bearley and Rosie Wilkerson Martin
Spouse:  Earline Berry Martin
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 45
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death:  Fayetteville, N.C.
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, March 11, 1959, page 1, col. 6  


Name:      Brenda Lou Rippy
Parents:  Mr. and Mrs. Hunter Rippy
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 14
Place of Birth:  Dillon native
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Burial:  Cain Cemetery, Mallory
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Friday, March 13, 1959, page 1, col. 3 


Name:      Queen Estelle Simmons
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 16
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Friday, March 13, 1959, page 1, col. 3  


Name:      Alpha Sanderson
Parents:  John and Melinda Hamilton
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 75
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, March 18, 1959, page 1, col. 4


Name:      William Rupert Page
Parents:  Inman Oliver and Mattie Norman Page
Spouse:  Lutie Strickland Page
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 48
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death:  Mullins
Place of Burial:  services held at Bear Swamp Baptist Church
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, March 18, 1959, page 4, col. 3   


Name:      Jim Morris
Parents:  Jesse and Leacy Rowell Morris
Spouse:  Madge Caulder Morris
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 78
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death:  Dillon
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, March 25, 1959, page 1, col. 2 


Name:      John Duncan Watson
Spouse:  former Mrs. Raymond Powell
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 57
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death:  Maxton
Place of Burial:  Rowland Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, March 25, 1959, page 1, col. 3


Name:      Leonzo J. Edwards
Spouse:  Mary Campbell
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 46
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death: Charlotte
Place of Burial:  Mullins
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, March 25, 1959, page 1, col. 4.


Name:      Annie Sanderson
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 80
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death: Mullins
Place of Burial:  Lake View Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, March 25, 1959, page 1, col. 4


Name:      David Owens
Parents:  William and Mandy Cook Owens
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 78
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death:  Dillon
Place of Burial:  Lane Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Friday, March 27, 1959, page 1, col. 6 


APRIL


Name:      Isaiah Evans Tarlton
Parents:  William Samuel and Lydia T. Coker Tarlton
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 63
Place of Birth:  Dillon native
Date of Death:  Saturday
Place of Death: Florence
Place of Burial:  New Hope M. E. Cemetery between Chesterfield and Wadesboro
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, April 1, 1959, page 1, col. 5


Name:      Albertine Marlowe Hayes
Parents:   James Daniel and Nellie Jane Dillard Marlowe
Spouse:  Chester C. Hayes
Date of Birth/Age:  55
Place of Birth:  Marion County, S. C.
Date of Death:  Thursday
Place of Death:  Lumberton, N. C.
Place of Burial:  Fork Baptist Church Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, April 8, 1959, page 5, col. 6   


Name:      Mary Janet Berry
Parents:   William and Donella Lou Berry
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 72
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death: Florence
Place of Burial:  Bethesda Cemetery at Oak Grove
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, April 22, 1959, page 1, col. 3  


Name:      Shirley Ann Maynor
Parents:    Jack and Thelma Murray Maynor
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 19 months old
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death:  Fairmont
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, April 22, 1959, page 1, col. 3.


Name:      Elias Johnson Miller
Spouse:  Delana Horne
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 83
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death: Mullins
Place of Burial:  Lake View Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, April 22, 1959, page 5, col. 4     


Name:      Minnie Grice
Parents:  Henry and Arlene Freeman Kersey
Spouse:  Furman Grice
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 68
Date of Death:  Tuesday
Place of Burial:  Tarte Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Friday, April 24, 1959, page 1, col. 2


Name:     Eunice Tippett Tolar
Spouse:  John J. Tolar  
Place of Birth:  Latta resident
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death:  Monroe, La.
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Friday, April 24, 1959, page 1, col. 3


MAY


Name:   Anne Allen Powell
Parents:  Walker Allen and Janie Utley Allen
Spouse:  Charlie Powell
Date of Birth/Age: Age 41
Place of Birth:  Dillon
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death:  New Smyrna, Fla.
Place of Burial:  Magnolia Cemetery in Latta
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Friday, May 1, 1959, page 1, col. 3


Name:  Johnny G. Morris
Date of Birth/Age: Age 65
Place of Birth:  Ashville native 
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Friday, May 1, 1959, page 1, col. 7


Name:      Nathaniel Worley
Date of Birth/Age: Age 18
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death:  Lake View
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, May 6, 1959, page 1, col. 3 


Name:      Annie Leatha Richardson Edwards
Date of Birth/Age: Age 63
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death:  Mullins
Place of Burial:  Watson Cemetery, Zion
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, May 6, 1959, page 4, col. 2  


Name:      Maggie T. Brigman
Parents:  John M. Tarte and Mary Ann Hayes Tarte
Spouse:  James Andrew Brigman
Date of Birth/Age:  April 6, 1886
Place of Birth:  Bennettsville
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Burial:  Mt. Hope Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, May 6, 1959, page 4, col. 5  


Name:      John M. Johnson
Parents:  Duncan A. and Mary Stanton Johnson
Spouse:  Edna Hargett Johnson
Date of Birth/Age:  November 19, 1905
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: services held April 29, 1959
Place of Burial:  Greenlawn Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, May 6, 1959, page 4, col. 1 


Name:      Thomas J. Young
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 78
Place of Birth:  Dillon resident
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death:  St. Eugene Hospital
Place of Burial:  McEachern Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, May 13, 1959, page 1, col. 3  


Name:      June Snipes
Spouse:  Martie Lee Snipes
Date of Birth/Age:  Age: 76
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death:  Mullins
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, May 13, 1959, page 1, col. 3      


Name:      William Brick
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 77
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death:  Dillon
Place of Burial:  Jewish Cemetery, Florence
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, May 20, 1959, page 1, col. 4  


Name:   Charles Smith Stubbs  
Parents:  Marshall A. and Florence Goodwin Stubbs
Date of Birth/Age: 
Place of Birth:  Dillon native
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death:  Pueblo, Colorado
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, May 20, 1959, page 1, col. 4     


Name:      John Newton Fields
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 63  
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death:  Washington, Pa.
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, May 20, 1959, page 1, col. 5   


Name:      Allene Norman Ford
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 59
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death:  Mullins
Place of Burial:  Lake View Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, May 20, 1959, page 1, col. 3  


Name:      Charlie C. Owens
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 72
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Burial:  Pleasant Grove Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Friday, May 22, 1959, page 1, col. 6 


Name:      James C. Miller
Parents:  Ellen Miller
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 62
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death:  St. Eugene
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, May 27, 1959, page 1, col. 1   


Name:  Alvin Rafield Moseley  
Parents:  Mrs. J. Luther Mosely
Spouse:  Lillian Bullard Mosely
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 52
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death:  Laurinburg
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, May 27, 1959, page 1, col. 1      


Name:      Mrs. C. M. Moody
Spouse:  C. M. Moody
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 75
Place of Birth:  Lake View native
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death:  Mullins
Place of Burial:  Lake View Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, May 27, 1959, page 1, col. 2.


Name:      Eutah (Bub) Davis
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 50
Date of Death: Friday
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, May 27, 1959, page 1, col. 4  


Name:      Polly Rogers Rouse
Parents:  Curtis Robert and Addie Johnson Rogers
Spouse:  C. R. Rouse, Sr.
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 70
Place of Birth:  Marion County
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death:  Dillon
Place of Burial:  Watson Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, May 27, 1959, page 1, col. 5     

 
JUNE


Name:      Dr. F. W. Sessions
Parents:  Lorraine Trezevant Sessions and Ellen Smith Sessions
Spouse:  Kathleen Latchclaw
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death:  Jacksonville, Fla.
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, June 3, 1959, page 1, col. 7 


Name:     Irene Jones Cureton
Spouse:  Alfred Cureton
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 75
Place of Birth:  Liberty Hill resident
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death:  Bishopville
Place of Burial:  Liberty Hill Presbyterian Church Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, June 3, 1959, page 1, col. 7     


Name:      John Herbert Lial
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 21
Place of Birth:  Shelby, N. C. resident
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death:  Lake View
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Friday, June 5, 1959, page 1, col. 2  


Name:      Mrs. Smith Page, Jr.
Spouse:  Smith Page, Jr.
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 63
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death:  Lumberton, N. C.
Place of Burial:  Bear Swamp Baptist Church Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Friday, June 5, 1959, page 1, col. 3


Name:      John Owens
Parents:  Del and Marie Cook Owens
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death:  Latta
Place of Burial:  Sardis Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Friday, June 5, 1959, page 1, co. 2  


Name:      Ida Mae Quick Raiford
Spouse:  O. P. Raiford
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 81
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Burial:  Quick Cemetery, Clio
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, June 10, 1959, page 1, col. 3  


Name:      David Alexander Tillinghast
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 61
Place of Birth:  Belfast, Ireland
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Burial:  Greenlawn Memorial Park, Spartanburg
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, June 10, 1959, page 1, col. 4


Name:      Thomas W. Shine
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 75
Place of Birth:  Faison, N. C. native
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death:  Hollywood, Fla.
Place of Burial:  Faison Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Friday, June 12, 1959, page 1, col. 4 


Name:      John Thomas Allen
Parents:  T. A. and Minnie Hamilton Allen
Spouse:  Mary Hinson Allen
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 60
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death:  Dillon County
Place of Burial:  Greenlawn Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Friday June 19, 1959, page 1, col. 2  


Name:      Arthur Lee McDonald
Spouse:  Mrs. A. L. McDonald
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 59
Place of Birth:  Gastonia, N. C. resident
Date of Death:  June 11
Place of Burial: services at Ridge Baptist Church, Gastonia
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Friday June 19, 1959, page 1, col. 2     


Name:      Rufus Lester Bailey
Spouse:  Rometer Miller
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 40  
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death:  Columbia
Place of Burial:  Hayestown Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Friday June 19, 1959, page 1, col. 1  


Name:      Grady (Teen) Jackson
Parents:  Albert and Effie Weatherford Jackson
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 52
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, June 24, 1959, page 1, col. 4  


Name:      Harry Luther Graham, Jr.
Parents:  Harry L. and Eula Grice Graham
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 21
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death:  Fork (Auto accident)
Place of Burial:  services at Hopewell Methodist Church
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, June 24, 1959, page 1, col. 5 & 6


Name:      Mrs. J. Marshall McDonald
Spouse:  J. Marshall McDonald
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, June 24, 1959, page 1, col. 3  


Name:      Willie Farrar
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death:  Little Rock (Auto accident)
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, June 24, 1959, page 1, col.1 & 2


Name:      Amanda Dillon Johnson
Parents:  William and Amanda Turbeville
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 85
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death:  Latta
Place of Burial:  Johnson Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, June 24, 1959, page 5, col. 4  


Name:      Minnie S. Rogers
Parents:  Louis F. and Annie Louise Gardner Smoot
Spouse:  Edward T. Rogers
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 46
Place of Birth:  Franklin, Va. resident
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death:  Florence
Place of Burial:  Darlington
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, June 24, 1959, page 8, col. 4


Name:      Adelaide Wilson Bethea
Parents:  Wilson Henry and Elvira Wilson Bethea
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 85
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death:  Florence
Place of Burial:  Rosehill Cemetery, Marion
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, June 24, 1959, page 8, col. 4 

 
J ULY


Name:      J. D. Palars
Spouse:  Betty Richman
Date of Birth/Age: 
Place of Birth:  Dillon native: Los Angeles, Ca.
Date of Death: June 28
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, July 1, 1959, page 1, col. 1   


Name:      Mrs. James Edward Porter
Parents:  James A. and Catherine Elizabeth Smith
Spouse:  J. E. Porter
Date of Birth/Age: Age 81
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery, Dillon
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, July 1, 1959, page 1, col. 3  


Name:      Nathan Holmes Britt
Parents:  Tom and Lizzie Wiggins Britt
Spouse: Lowray Herring Britt 
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 64
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Burial:  Hayestown Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, July 1, 1959, page 1, col. 5 .


Name:      Allen Lonnie Woodle
Parents:  John and Ellen Mumford Woodle
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 68
Date of Death: June 30
Place of Burial:  Catfish Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, July 1, 1959, page 1, col. 5   


Name:      Charity Yaw
Spouse:  John W. Yaw
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 77
Date of Death: June 29
Place of Death:  Dillon
Place of Burial:  Evergreen Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, July 8, 1959, page 1, col. 4


Name:      Mrs. W. E. Blue
Spouse: W. E. Blue
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 78
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death:  Raeford, N. C.
Place of Burial:  Raeford Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Friday, July 10, 1959, page 1, col. 1  


Name:      Olin Fred Moody
Parents:  Mary Moody and Olin Franklin Moody
Spouse:  Birdie George Moody
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 34
Place of Birth:  Dillon native
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death:  Columbia
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery  (Veteran)
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Friday, July 10, 1959, page 1, col. 5
Wednesday, July 15, 1959, page 1, col. 3  



Name:    Gilbert Hugh Paschal 
Parents:  Frank and Kate Millsap Paschal
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 36
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death:  Winston-Salem, N. C.
Place of Burial:  Ashpole Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Rowland, N. C.
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, July 15, 1959, page 1, col. 4  


Name:      Alice H. Wallace
Parents:  Arrie and Nellie Houston Wallace
Spouse:  Andrew Wallace
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 71
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Burial:  Little Rock Methodist Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, July 15, 1959, page 1, col. 4 and  Friday, July 17, 1959, page 1, col. 2


Name:      Herbert L. Carmichael
Parents:  Clyde L. and Blanche Edwards Carmichael
Spouse: Zynetta G. Carmichael
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 59
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death:  Fayetteville
Place of Burial:  Greenlawn Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, July 22, 1959, page 1, col. 3   


Name:      Mattie Anderson Cauthen
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 87
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death:  Orangeburg
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, July 22, 1959, page 1, col. 4  


Name:      Dora Davis Reaves
Parents:  Elmer and Jenny Aston Davis
Spouse:  J. Robert Reaves
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 50
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death:  Dillon
Place of Burial:  Reaves Cemetery, Floydale
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, July 22, 1959, page 1, col. 4    


Name:      Mattie Humphrey Hursey
Parents:  Lewis and Celia Britt Humphrey
Spouse:  Rev. John A. Hursey
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 86
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death:  Dillon
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, July 22, 1959, page 1, col. 5      


Name:      Ezeakiel W. Sports
Parents:  Ezeakiel and Janie McDowell Sports
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 81
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Burial:  Mallory Church of God Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, July 22, 1959, page 1, col. 6  


Name:      Wade Goodyear
Parents:  Hessie W. and Janie Hyatt Goodyear
Spouse:  Ella Mae McCormick Goodyear
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 24
Place of Birth:  Dillon native
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death:  Troy, N. C.
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, July 22, 1959, page 1, col. 6 & 7. (auto accident)


Name:      H. W. Goodyear, Jr.
Parents:  Hessie W. and Janie Hyatt Goodyear
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 18
Place of Birth:  Dillon native
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death:  Troy, N. C.
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, July 22, 1959, page 1, col. 6 & 7. (auto accident)


Name:      Bert Berry Summerford
Parents:  Furman Berry and Lucy Parker
Spouse:  Wilbur Summerford
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 37
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death:  Bennettsville
Place of Burial:  Bristow Chapel Cemetery, Marlboro County
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Friday, July 24, 1959, page 1, col. 7
(auto accident)


Name:      E. L. Powell, Sr.
Parents:  Charles and Mary Powell
Spouse:  Estelle Bethea
Date of Birth/Age: 
Place of Birth:  Marlboro native, Latta resident
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death:  Florence
Place of Burial:  Magnolia Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, July 29, 1959, page 1, col. 4  


Name:      David A. Hamilton, Sr.
Parents:  Stephen Addison and Nettie Ann Perritt Hamilton
Spouse:  Sallie McKenzie Hamilton
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death:  St. Eugene
Place of Burial:  Dothan Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, July 29, 1959, page 1, col. 3   


AUGUST


Name:      Maybelle Bradshaw Coleman
Parents:  Thomas and Sanfrona Tyner Bradshaw
Spouse:  John Henry Coleman
Date of Birth/Age: May 16, 1887
Place of Birth:  Darlington County
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death:  Darlington
Place of Burial:  Pleasant Grove Baptist Church Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, August 5, 1959, page 1, col. 3


Name:      Anna Morrison Cottingham
Parents:  Mary Jane Little and Cameron D. Morrison
Spouse:  Arthur D. Cottingham
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 61
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death:  Latta
Place of Burial:  Reedy Creek Church Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Friday, August 7, 1959, page 1, col. 5   


Name:      Neil D. McKenzie
Spouse:  Lelia McKenzie
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 76
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Burial:  Riverside
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, August 12, 1959, page 1, col. 2  


Name:    Mrs. James T. Price
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 73
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death:  Mullins
Place of Burial:  Porter-Swamp Baptist Church Cemetery, Columbus County, N.C.
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, August 12, 1959, page 1, col. 5  


Name:      Carroll Huggins
Spouse:  Annie Lane Huggins
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 49
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death:  Newton Grove, N. C.
Place of Burial:  Elizabethtown, N.C.
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, August 12, 1959, page 4, col. 4 ( auto accident)


Name:      Brig. Gen. David W. Bethea, Jr.
Parents:  D. W. and Hattie Purcell Bethea
Spouse:  Elizabeth McLaurin Taylor
Date of Birth/Age: March 1903
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Friday, August 14, 1959, page 1, col. 4 & 5  


Name:      Donald LeRoy Moore
Parents:  Mr. and Mrs. E. L. Moore
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 62
Place of Birth:  Dillon native
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death:  Jackson, La.
Place of Burial:  Greenville, Tenn.
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, August 19, 1959, page 1, col. 3  


Name:      John C. Stackhouse
Parents:  John R. and Ellen Dunbar Stackhouse
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 67
Place of Birth:  Little Rock, Dillon County
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death:  Cheraw
Place of Burial:  McLucas Cemetery, Clio
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, August 19, 1959, page 1, col. 3  


Name:      Catherine Horne
Spouse:  William Troy Horne
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 69
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death:  Bennettsville
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, August 19, 1959, page 1, col. 4   


Name:      Annie Rogers Cooper
Parents:  Albert Q. and Martha Berry Rogers
Spouse:  H. A. Cooper
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 80
Place of Birth:  Dillon native
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death:  Florence
Place of Burial:  Mt. Hope Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Friday, August 21, 1959, page 1, col. 6   

 
SEPTEMBER


Name:     Mary Brice Summerlin
Parents:  W. J. Summerlin and Connie Berry Summerlin
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 43
Place of Birth:  Latta native
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death:  Marion
Place of Burial:  Magnolia Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, September 2, 1959, page 1, col. 1


Name:     Rev. Ernest Stackhouse  Dunbar
Parents:  John C. and Alice Stackhouse Dunbar
Spouse:  Estelle Carmichael Dunbar
Date of Birth/Age:  September 5, 1893
Place of Birth:  Marlboro County
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death:  Bennettsville
Place of Burial:  Sunset Memorial Park
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, September 2, 1959, page 1, col. 3
Friday, September 4, 1959, page 1, col. 5  


Name:      Phillip Rogers
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 14
Place of Birth: Dillon native
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death:  Dillon County
Place of Burial: 
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, September 2, 1959, page 1, col. 5  


Name:     Wallie C. Dove
Spouse:  Minnie Dove
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 76
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death:  Florence
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Friday, September 4, 1959, page 1, col. 4  


Name:     Calvin Rogers
Spouse:  Rhonda Rogers
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 69
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death:  Lumberton, N. C.
Place of Burial:  Bear Swamp Baptist Church Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Friday, September 11, 1959, page 1, col. 2  


Name:     I. W. Shooter, Jr.
Parents:  Ira W. and Florence Todd Shooter
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 17
Place of Birth:  Mullins
Place of Death:  near Brownsville
Place of Burial:  Patterson Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Friday, September 11, 1959, page 1, col. 4. ( auto accident Friday)


Name:     Blaine Hodges Sessions
Spouse:  J. W. Sessions 
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Burial:  Floydale Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Friday, September 11, 1959, page 1, col. 4  


Name:      Mrs. Marvin Sweat
Parents:  May Belk Dean and Lawton Dean
Spouse:  Marvin Sweat
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 39
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Friday, September 11, 1959, page 1, col. 5  


Name:     Bertha Price Page
Parents:  Andrew and Ellen Ford Price
Spouse:  Elias J. Page
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 78
Place of Birth:  Marion County
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death:  Martin Hospital
Place of Burial:  Bear Swamp Baptist Church Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, September 16, 1959, page 8, col. 1 


Name:     Kathleen Berry Hayes
Parents:  Dennis L. and Lucy Berry
Spouse:  John Austin Hayes
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 54
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death:  Tuomey Hospital
Place of Burial:  Bethesda Methodist Church Cemetery at Oak Grove in Dillon County
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, September 16, 1959, page 8, col. 2   


Name:     John Gary Gibbs
Parents:  Mrs. Annie Keith Gibbs and Frank Gibbs
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 45  
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death:  Fayetteville, N. C.
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, September 16, 1959, page 8, col. 2  


Name:      Margaret Hayes
Spouse:  W. W. Hayes 
Date of Death: Saturday 
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday September 23, 1959, page 8, col. 4


Name:     Marie Haselden Jones
Parents:  Jim and Mayfein Dew Haselden
Spouse:  Wheeler Jones
Date of Birth/Age: Age 42
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Burial: Haselden Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday September 23, 1959, page 1, col. 6 


Name:     John Franklin McLaurin
Parents:  C. S. and Lella Martin McLaurin
Spouse:   Lucile Kirkpatrick
Date of Birth/Age: Age 58
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death: Charlotte
Place of Burial:  Sunset Memorial Park
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Friday, September 25, 1959, page 1, col. 5  


Name:   James Haselden  
Parents: James W. and Mae Dew Haselden
Spouse:  Minnie Caulder Haselden
Date of Birth/Age: Age 59
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death: Columbia
Place of Burial: Haselden Cemetery 
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Friday, September 25, 1959, page 1, col.   


Name:     Celestia Bull Dantzler
Parents:  Emanuel E. Bull and Amanda Felder Bull
Spouse:   David Dantzler
Date of Birth/Age: Age 84
Place of Birth:  Orangeburg County
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death: Latta
Place of Burial: Providence Methodist Church Cemetery, Holly Hill
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, September 30, 1959, page 10, col. 1  


Name:    Rufus Harrison Curtis 
Spouse:  Grace McCormick Curtis
Place of Birth:  Rowland native
Place of Burial:  services in Rowland Thursday
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, September 30, 1959, page 10, col. 1    


Name:       Pauline Fowler Watts  
Parents: Mr. and Mrs. Will Fowler of Nichols
Spouse: Bill Watts
Date of Birth/Age: Age 23 
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death: Florence
Place of Burial: Mt. Calvary Baptist Church Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, September 30, 1959, page 10, col. 1      


Name:    Gurney McKenzie    
Parents: Whit and Rosa Bell Allen McKenzie
Date of Birth/Age: Age 45
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death: Dillon
Place of Burial: Mt. Calvary Cemetery 
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, September 30, 1959, page 10, col. 1     


Name:     Walker L. Collins
Parents:  Mr. and Mrs. Elon Collins
Spouse:  Mary Ann Goodyear
Date of Birth/Age: Age 73
Place of Birth:  Marion County
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death: Mullins
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery in Nichols
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, September 30, 1959, page 10, col. 2  


Name:      Gary Collins
Date of Birth/Age: Age 59
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death: Marion
Place of Burial: Bethlehem Baptist Church Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, September 30, 1959, page 10, col. 2   


OCTOBER


Name:    Arnold V. Moody
Spouse:  Ruby Wiggins Moody
Date of Birth/Age: Age 46
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death: St. Eugene Hospital
Place of Burial: Bermuda Baptist Church Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, October 7, 1959, page 1, col. 4. 


Name:      Maggie Norton
Parents:    Solomon and Margaret Scott Turbeville
Date of Birth/Age: Age 81
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Burial:  Little Rock Methodist Church Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, October 14, 1959, page 1, col. 3   


Name:    Walter Stephens
Parents:  Mr. and Mrs. Ben Stephen
Date of Birth/Age: Age 73
Date of Death:  Monday
Place of Death: Florence
Place of Burial: Union Baptist Church Cemetery 
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, October 14, 1959, page 1, col. 3     


Name:    William Byrd
Parents:  Mr. and Mrs. Bennie Byrd
Spouse:  Fotchie Harrell Byrd
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death: Marion
Place of Burial: Bethesda Church Cemetery 
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Friday, October 16, 1959, page 1, col. 4  


Name:      William D. Brinson, Jr.
Parents:    William D. Sr. and Marie Smith Brinson
Spouse:    Gloria Brewer Brinson
Date of Birth/Age: Age 30
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death:  Jacksonville, Fla. auto accident
Place of Burial:  Brinson, Ga.
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Friday, October 16, 1959, page 1, col. 2   


Name:      Sister Blanche Edward Ryan
Place of Birth:  Dillon resident
Date of Death:  Monday
Place of Death: St. Louis, Missouri
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, October 21, 1959, page 1, col. 3 


Name:   Robert Mitchell Jackson  
Date of Birth/Age: Age 2 months old
Date of Death:  Thursday
Place of Death:  Mullins
Place of Burial:  Garden Rest Cemetery, Dillon 
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, October 21, 1959, page 1, col. 3     


Name:     Clarence M. Stroud               
Parents:  Mayberry and Essie Long Stroud
Spouse:  Grace Sellers Stroud
Date of Birth/Age: Age 36
Place of Birth:  Horry County and Grand Rapids, Mich. resident
Date of Death: Tuesday
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, October 21, 1959, page 1, col. 4   


Name:     Dr. Carl M. Sanders
Parents:  Robt. Lee and Sallie Powell Sanders
Spouse:  Martha Schnaidt Sanders
Date of Birth/Age: Age 68
Place of Birth:  Smithfield, N.C.
Date of Death:  Saturday
Place of Death: Mullins
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, October 21, 1959, page 1, col. 4   


Name:      Thomas Hayes
Spouse:  Janie H.
Place of Burial:  Evergreen Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, October 21, 1959, page 1, col. 5 & 6  train accident


Name:     Elias Pearl Wiggins
Parents:  John and Abey Butler Wiggins
Spouse:  Josephine Smith Wiggins
Date of Birth/Age: Age 85
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Burial:  Mt. Calvary Baptist Church Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Friday, October 23, 1959, page 1, col. 3   


Name:    Ell Rowell
Parents: Willis and Mary Robbins Rowell
Spouse:  Fan Rowell
Date of Birth/Age: Age 67 : 
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Burial:  Mt. Calvary Church Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, October 28, 1959, page 8, col. 6


Name:      Lonzo McIver Lupo
Spouse:   Sadie Mae W. Lupo
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death: Lake View
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, October 28, 1959, page 1, col. 6  


Name:      Mrs. Luther C. Bass
Place of Birth: Sumter native
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death:  Winston Salem, N.C.
Place of Burial:  Magnolia Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, October 28, 1959, page 1, col. 7  


Name:      Rembert H. Cox
Spouse:  Swannie Snipes Cox
Date of Birth/Age: Age 56
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death:  West Palm Beach, Fla.
Place of Burial:  Hayestown Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, October 28, 1959, page 1, col. 7  


Name:      Herbert Boyd Ayers
Date of Birth/Age: Age 59
Place of Birth: Dillon native
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death:  Rome, Ga.
Place of Burial:  services held at Rome
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Friday, October 30, 1959, page 1, col. 2  


Name:     James A. (Jim) McCormac
Parents:  Elias Alford McCormac and Mary Flynn Cousar McCormac
Spouse:  Sarah Watson
Place of Birth:  Dillon County native
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Burial: Alford Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Friday, October 30, 1959, page 1, col. 5     


NOVEMBER


Name:     James McC. Cottingham
Parents:  Lila and Jennie McCutcheon  Cottingham
Spouse:  Carolyn Bethea
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death: Dillon
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery (On Greenlawn Cemetery index
James M.Cottingham   SC Lt.  USNR   WWII   8/13/1921-11/3/1959)
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, November 4, 1959, page 1, col. 4 and Friday, November 6, 1959, page 1, col. 4 (train accident)


Name:      James Monroe McLellan
Parents:   A. K. and Isla Faulk McLellan
Date of Birth/Age: Age 43
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Burial: services held at Kentyre Church
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, November 4, 1959, page 1, col. 5 


Name:      Azzie Hood
Parents:  Mr. and Mrs. Charlie Hood
Spouse:  Willie Hood
Date of Birth/Age: Age 37
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death:  Marlboro County
Place of Burial:  services held at Bristow Chapel
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Friday, November 6, 1959, page 1, col. 3 


Name:     John Huggins
Parents:  Rachel Hyatt Huggins
Date of Birth/Age: Age 40
Date of Death:  Wednesday
Place of Death:  Dillon
Place of Burial:  Pleasant Grove Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Friday, November 6, 1959, page 1, col. 4  


Name:     Joe Keith
Parents:  Acie and Dora Amanda Brown Keith
Spouse:  Vencie Morris
Date of Birth/Age: Age 51
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death: Charleston
Place of Burial: Pleasant Grove Church Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, November 18, 1959, page 1, col. 2 and Friday, November 20, 1959, page 1, col. 3 


Name:      Rupert H. Allen
Parents:   A. B. and Mary Smith Allen
Date of Birth/Age: Age 47
Date of Death:  Monday
Place of Death: Charleston
Place of Burial: Allen Cemetery, Latta 
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, November 18, 1959, page 1, col. 4   


Name:      Julius R. Jackson
Parents:   Knox and Happy Jane Turbeville
Date of Birth/Age: Age 75
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death: Columbia
Place of Burial: Pleasant Grove Church Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, November 18, 1959, page 5, col. 5  


Name:      Ernest Thomas McDaniel
Parents:   D. C. and Emma Lewis McDaniel
Date of Birth/Age: Age 46
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Burial:  Cain Cemetery, Laurel Hill, N. C.
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Friday, November 20, 1959, page 1, col. 2 


Name:      Lula Powers
Parents:   Noah and Nancy Bartley Sweat
Spouse:    Isham Powers
Date of Birth/Age: Age 83
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death: Columbia
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, November 25, 1959, page 1, col. 5  


Name:      Marvin Hamilton
Parents:    Jeff and Effie Jane McKinnes Hamilton
Spouse:    Flora Hamilton
Date of Birth/Age: Age 69
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death:  Darlington
Place of Burial: Little Rock Methodist Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, November 25, 1959, page 1, col. 6


Name:      Avery T. Moody
Spouse:    Elma Florence Moody
Date of Birth/Age: Age 59
Date of Death:  Monday
Place of Death: Charleston
Place of Burial: Evergreen Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, November 25, 1959, page 1, col. 2.


DECEMBER


Name:     J. Cline Ramsey
Parents:  James R. and Minnie Breeland Ramsey
Spouse:  Irma Philen
Date of Birth/Age: Age 51
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death: Dillon  auto accident
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, December 2, 1959, page 1, col. 2


Name:      W. H. Parham
Parents:    W. W. and Catherine McLean Parham
Spouse:    Kathryn Mayes
Date of Birth/Age: Age 65
Place of Birth:    Marlboro County
Date of Death:   Sunday
Place of Death:  Florence
Place of Burial:  Magnolia Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, December 2, 1959, page 1, col. 5  


Name:      Tom M. Bethea
Parents:    John B. and Sarah Manning Bethea
Spouse:    Carrie Foxworth Bethea
Date of Birth/Age: Age 70
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death: Florence
Place of Burial: Magnolia Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, December 2, 1959, page 1, col. 7  


Name:      James Lewellyn
Date of Birth/Age: Age 37
Date of Death: Friday
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, December 2, 1959, page 4, col. 1


Name:      Jimmy Dean Grice
Parents:   James and Louise Small Grice
Date of Birth/Age: Age 1 year old
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Burial: Bethlehem Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, December 2, 1959, page 4, col. 3  


Name:      A. Burney Cook
Date of Birth/Age: Age 64
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death: Charlotte
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, December 2, 1959, page 4, col. 4  


Name:     Bertie Martin
Spouse:   Don C. Martin
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death: Clio
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, December 2, 1959, page 4, col. 4.

Name:      Cox infant son
Parents:    Mr. and Mrs. Edward J. Cox
Date of Birth/Age: Infant
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Burial: Hayestown Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, December 2, 1959, page 4, col. 4  


Name:      Jerry Ronald Bracey
Parents:   Tom and Bessie Jones Bracey
Date of Birth/Age: Age 20
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Burial: Ash Pole Cemetery at Rowland 
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, December 2, 1959, page 4, col. 4  


Name:      William Floyd McCormick
Parents:    William and Desby Baxley McCormick
Spouse:     Bertha Herring McCormick
Date of Birth/Age: Age 67
Date of Death: Monday
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, December 2, 1959, page 4, col. 5   


Name:      Isadore Blum
Spouse:    Belle Schafer
Date of Birth/Age: Age 77
Place of Birth:  Riga, Latvia
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death: St. Eugene Hospital
Place of Burial: Jewish Cemetery in Florence
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Friday, December 4, 1959, page 1, col. 1  


Name:      Arleen Collins
Parents:   Mr. and Mrs. Daniel Caulder
Date of Birth/Age: Age 47
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death: Florence
Place of Burial: services held at Bethlehem Church
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, December 9, 1959, page 1, col. 3   


Name:      William Thomas Bowyer
Parents:    Peter and Elizabeth Wallace Bowyer
Date of Birth/Age: June 5, 1868
Place of Birth:  Marlboro County
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death: Lake View
Place of Burial: Fork Baptist Church Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, December 9, 1959, page 1, col. 2  


Name:      Bessie Rogers Drake
Parents:   Thomas Irby and Cora McCormac Rogers
Date of Birth/Age: Age 75
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death:  Monday
Place of Death: Bennettsville
Place of Burial:  Rogers Family Cemetery, Brownsville section of Marlboro County
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Friday, December 11, 1959, page 1, col. 3
 

Name:      Clarence Berry
Parents:   Curtis and Florence Moore Berry
Date of Birth/Age: Age 37
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death: Dillon
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, December 11, 1959, page 1, col. 4   


Name:      Mamie Murray Windburn
Spouse:   Paul Windburn
Date of Birth/Age: Age 35
Date of Death:  Monday
Place of Death: Columbia
Place of Burial: Mt. Zion Cemetery at Hamer
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, December 11, 1959, page 8, col. 2 and 3  


Name:      Cora J. Hayes
Spouse:   Bruce Hayes
Date of Birth/Age: Age 49
Date of Death:  Monday
Place of Death: Marion
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery 
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, December 16, 1959, page 1, col. 3  


Name:      Henry William Gerald
Date of Birth/Age: Age 14
Date of Death:  Monday
Place of Death: Latta (auto accident)
Place of Burial: services from the Bethea Funeral Home  
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, December 16, 1959, page 1, col. 3


Name:      Alice Cox Lemmon
Parents:   Peter and Margaret Waddell Cox
Spouse:   O. C. Lemmon
Date of Birth/Age: Age 62
Date of Death: Tuesday
P lace of Burial: Magnolia Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, December 16, 1959, page 1, col. 4  


Name:      Marion L. Allen
Parents:   W. B. and Theodocia Cox Allen
Spouse:   Mallie Coleman Allen
Date of Birth/Age: Age 65
Date of Death:  Monday
Place of Death: Columbia
Place of Burial: Magnolia Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, December 16, 1959, page 1, col. 4  


Name:      Marie Grubb
Parents:    Lewis Thomas and Martha Isgett Young
Date of Birth/Age: Age 57
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Burial: Prospect Church Cemetery near Hyman, S. C.
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, December 23, 1959, page 1, col. 2


Name:      J. Frank Thompson
Parents:   Tristram Bethea Thompson and Flora Emma Bethea Thompson
Spouse:    Vera Shirley
Date of Birth/Age: Age 73
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death: Columbia
Place of Burial: Riverside
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Wednesday, December 23, 1959, page 1, col. 1 and 2