Extracts from Obituaries
Published in
 The Dillon Herald
Dillon, SC
 1968


The extracts for 1968 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:    Winifred Bosche Brown
Parents: Philip and Cornelia Blickensdorfer Bosche
Spouse: Earl H. Brown
Date of Birth/Age: May 4, 1880
Place of Birth:  New Philadelphia, Ohio
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death:  Dillon
Place of Burial: Oakwood  Cemetery, Concord, NC
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, January 2, 1968, page 1, col. 4, 5, & 6


Name:    Mrs. Jack Steele
Spouse: Jack Steele
Date of Birth/Age: Age 67
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Burial: Services at  Gold Hill Methodist Church
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, January 2, 1968, page 5, col. 3


Name:    Edward C. Coker Patterson
Parents: Edward and Ida Patterson
Spouse:  Rose Marie Hartley Patterson
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death:  (auto accident on Friday)
Place of Burial: Bethesda  Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, January 2, 1968, page 5, col. 3


Name: Maude Lovette
Parents: Andrew and Minnie Kersey Powers
Spouse: Elbert Lovette
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death:  Florence
Place of Burial:  Bethlehem Cemetery, Marlboro County
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, January 9, 1968, page 8, col. 3


Name:    Nettie James Lee
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death: Dillon
Place of Burial: Union Baptist Church Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, January 9, 1968, page 8, col. 3


Name:    Ada Turbeville Smith
Parents: Stephen and Julia Smith Turbeville
Spouse: Hudson Smith
Date of Birth/Age: Age 58
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Burial: Magnolia Cemetery,
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, January 9, 1968, page 8, col. 3


Name:    Willie E. Carmichael
Parents: Ed A. and Mae Carmichael
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death: Mullins
Place of Burial: Resided in Mullins
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, January 9, 1968, page 8, col. 3


Name: Zingle Stone  
Spouse: Listed as a survivor but not named 
Date of Birth/Age  Age 77
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death: Dillon
Place of Burial:  Greenlawn Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, January 9, 1968, page 8, col. 3


Name: Ida Sparks Lane
Spouse: Herbert Lane
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Burial:  Greenlawn Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, January 9, 1968, page 8, col. 3


Name:  Pfc. Lafon W. Ladson
Parents:  Roosevelt and Marietta Ladson
Place of Birth:  Of Latta, SC
Date of Death: January 5, 1968
Place of Death: Vietnam
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Thursday, January 11, 1968, page 1, col. 6


Name:  Francis Marion Craven
Parents:  Juliun Tyson and Margaret Ann McDonald Easterling
Spouse: William H. Craven
Date of Birth/Age:  October 23, 1900
Place of Birth:  Dillon, SC
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death: Bamberg
Place of Burial: South End Cemetery Bamberg, SC
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Thursday, January 11, 1968, page 8, col.6


Name:  Bessie Price Lee
Parents:  Mr. and Mrs. Pinkney Price
Spouse: E. P. Lee
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 80
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death: Bennettsville
Place of Burial: Evergreen Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, January 16, 1968, page 1, col. 7 & 8


Name:  Jennie Cottingham
Parents:  Col. James McCutchen and Mary Jane Gilland McCutchen
Spouse: L. Cottingham (married April 12, 1906, at Fowler near Kingstree
Date of Birth/Age:  August 18, 1881
Place of Birth: Indiantown Community of Williamsburg County
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death: Methodist Home in Orangeburg, SC
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery, Dillon, SC
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, January 16, 1968, page 4, col. 1 & 2


Name:    Kam McDaniel
Parents: Jasper and Ruby Barrineau McDaniel
Spouse: Margaret Hyatt McDaniel
Date of Birth/Age: Age 40
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death:  VA Hospital Durham, N. C.  (WW II Veteran)
Place of Burial:   Greenlawn Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, January 16, 1968, page 5, col. 7


Name:  Ella Jane Hodges
Spouse: Walker Hodges
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Burial:  Cedar Grove Baptist Church in Conway
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, January 16, 1968, page 5, col. 7 & 8


Name:    William Taylor
Parents: John Monroe and Anna Cook Taylor
Spouse:  Bertha Mae Johnson Taylor
Date of Birth/Age: Age 40
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death:  Sunday
Place of Death: Charleston. SC
Place of Burial: Services to be announced by Meares Funeral Home, Mullins, SC
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, January 16, 1968, page 5, col. 8


Name:   Betty Hamilton Emanuel
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 72
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death: Norfolk, VA
Place of Burial:  Services in Raynham Baptist Church, Rowland, NC
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, January 23, 1968, page 4, col. 6


Name:   Meldinia Lane
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 78
Date of Death: Friday
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, January 23, 1968, page 4, col. 6


Name:   John D. Elliott
Parents:   E. T. and Lyda David Elliott
Spouse:  Dorothy Elliott
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 68
Place of Birth:  Dillon, SC
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death: Residence in Sarasota, Florida
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, January 23, 1968, page 4, col. 7


Name:   Lionel Ethier
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 61
Place of Birth: Native of Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death: Local Motel in Dillon (tourist)
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, January 23, 1968, page 4, col. 7


Name:   Sarah McQueen
Parents:  Mr. and Mrs. Ivey Johnson
Spouse:  William A. McQueen
Date of Death: Services to be held Friday
Place of Burial:  Dothan Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Thursday, January 25, 1968, page 4, col. 2


Name:   Leland Clarence Talbert
Parents:  T. B. and Ann Gable Talbert
Spouse:  Katherine Hayes Talbert
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 82
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Burial:  McCormick City Cemetery, McCormick County, SC
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Thursday, January 25, 1968, page 4, col. 7


Name:   Edward Burke Hayes
Parents:  Murray and Sallie Floyd Hayes
Spouse:  Jimmie Carmichael Hayes
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 61
Date of Death: January 25, 1968
Place of Burial:  Greenlawn Cemetery (WW II Veteran)
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Thursday, January 25, 1968, page 4, col. 8


Name:   Gordon Miller
Spouse:   Cora Lupo Miller
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 73
Date of Death: Tuesday, January 30, 1968
Place of Death:  VA Hospital in Charleston SC
Place of Burial:  Greenlawn Cemetery (WW I Veteran)
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, January 30, 1968, page 1 col. 4 & Tuesday, February 13, 1968, page 4, col. 6


Name:   Annie Turner
Date of Birth/Age: Age about 75
Date of Death:  Tuesday
Place of Death: Dillon
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery, Dillon, SC
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, January 30 1968, page 1, col. 4 & 5 (report of accident) and Thursday, February 1, 1968, page 6, col. 3


Name:   Minnie Ethel Swintz Hayes
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 88
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death:  Mullins
Place of Burial:  Lake View Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, January 30, 1968, page 8, col. 7


Name:   Lessie Norton
Spouse:  Spurgeon Norton
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 72
Date of Death: Thursday
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, January 30, 1968, page 8, col. 7 & 8


Name:   Sallie George
Parents:  Dave and Mariah Surles Hyatt
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 81
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death:  Dillon
Place of Burial:  Life long member of Pleasant Grove Church
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, January 30, 1968, page 8, col. 8


Name:   Bruce Moore
Spouse:   Ellen Jackson Moore
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 58
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death:  Marion
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, January 30, 1968, page 8, col. 8


FEBRUARY


Name:   Mary Lester
Parents:  Robert H. and Kitty Proctor Lester
Date of Death:  January 31, 1968
Place of Death: Columbia
Place of Burial:  Little Rock Methodist Church Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Thursday, February 1, 1968, page 6, col. 3


Name:   Margaret Hargrove Barnwell
Parents:  Jim and Linnie McKnight Hargrove
Spouse:  Stephen E. Barnwell
Date of Birth/Age: Age 54
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death: Laurinburg
Place of Burial:  Evergreen Memorial Park, Dillon. SC
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,   Thursday, February 1, 1968, page 6, col. 3


Name:   Hattie Tyndall
Parents:  Robert and Alice Miles Tyndall
Date of Birth/Age: Age78
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death: Columbia
Place of Burial: Union Baptist Church Cemetery, Marion County
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,   Thursday, February 1, 1968, page 6, col. 3


Name:   Mrs. William Curry Harlee
Parents:  Zachariah and Agnes Cade Fullmore
Spouse:   Brigadier General William Curry Harlee
Place of Birth:  Salado, Texas
Date of Death:  January 16, 1968
Place of Death: Philadelphia, PA
Place of Burial:  Arlington, Virginia
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Thursday, February 1, 1968, page 11, col. 6, 7 & 8


Name:   Henry Haithcock
Parents:  Mr. and Mrs. Grady Haithcock
Date of Birth/Age: Age 9
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death: Florence
Place of Burial:  Services at Free Will Pentecostal Church
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Thursday, February 1, 1968, page 11, col. 8


Name:   Vernie L. McLellan
Spouse:  Maybelle McLellan
Date of Birth/Age: Age 84
Date of Death:  Services January 28, 1968
Place of Burial:  Services at New Bethel Presbyterian Church (AA)
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, February 6, 1968, page 8, col. 7


Name:   Elizabeth George
Parents:  John C. Annie Stubbs Hayes
Stepmother: Mrs. John C. Hayes
Spouse:  Carlos George
Date of Death:  Saturday
Place of Death: Marion
Place of Burial:  Union Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, February 6, 1968, page 8, col. 7 & 8


Name:   James Monroe Hatchell
Parents:  Chancelor and Hattie Lane Hatchell
Date of Birth/Age: Age 67
Date of Death:  Wednesday
Place of Death: Loris
Place of Burial:  Catfish Creek Baptist Church Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, February 6, 1968, page 8, col. 8


Name:   John M. Edwards
Spouse:  Edna McDaniel Edwards
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 75
Date of Death:  Wednesday
Place of Burial:  Rowland Cemetery (WW I Veteran)
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Thursday, February 8, 1968, page 8, col. 5


Name:   Luther I. Sheppard
Spouse:  Venice Church Sheppard
Date of Birth/Age: Age 62
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death:  VA Hospital Durham, NC
Place of Burial:  Lake View Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, February 13, 1968, page 4, col. 6


Name:   John E. McCormick
Date of Birth/Age: Age 62
Date of Death: Services Sunday
Place of Burial:  McCormick Family Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, February 13, 1968, page 4, col. 6


Name:   J. Rembert McKenzie
Spouse:  Rachel Oliver Ward McKenzie
Date of Birth/Age: Age 80
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death: Dillon
Place of Burial:  Regan Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, February 13, 1968, page 4, col. 6


Name:   Henry Charlton Quick
Parents:  Alexander and Mary Peele Quick
Spouse:  Louise Wallace Quick
Date of Birth/Age: Age 67
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death: Bennettsville
Place of Burial:  Quick Family Cemetery near Clio
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Thursday, February 15, 1968, page 4, col. 3


Name:   Lou Ann Parks
Parents:  Mr. and Mrs. Norman Hatchell
Spouse:  Sgt. Roy L. Parks
Date of Death: January 18, 1968
Place of Death: Dayton, Ohio
Place of Burial:  St. Mary’s Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Thursday, February 15, 1968, page 4, col. 3


Name: Kermit Boyd Flowers, Jr.
Parents:  Mr. and Mrs. Kermit B. Flowers, Sr.
Spouse:  Judy Flowers
Date of Birth/Age: Age 29
Date of Death:  Saturday
Place of Death:  Auto Accident near Dillon
Place of Burial: Services in Lake View  Baptist Church, Dillon, SC
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, February 20, 1968, page 1, col. 1 & 2


Name: Harvey D. Jackson
Date of Birth/Age: Age 81  
Date of Death:  Wednesday
Place of Burial: Services in Pleasant Grove Baptist Church, Dillon, SC
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, February 20, 1968, page 9, col. 7


Name: David Lane
Parents:  Mr. and Mrs. Sam Lane
Date of Birth/Age: Age 33
Date of Death:  Saturday
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery, Dillon, SC
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, February 27, 1968, page 1, col. 7 & 8


Name:   Charlie Jackson
Parents:  Charlie and Annie Hiott Jackson
Spouse:  Listed as survivor but not named
Date of Birth/Age: Age 50
Date of Death:  Saturday
Place of Death: Charlottesville, VA
Place of Burial:  Greenlawn Cemetery, Dillon, SC
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, February 27, 1968, page 4, col. 3


Name:   Howard Herring
Parents:  Jim and Ada Herring
Spouse:  Mary Kay Thompson
Date of Birth/Age: Age 48
Date of Death:  Services Wednesday
Place of Death: Cleveland, Ohio
Place of Burial:  Riverside  Cemetery, Dillon, SC
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, February 27, 1968, page 4,col. 3 & 4.


Name:   Belton Brown
Parents:  Mr. and Mrs. Robert Brown
Spouse:  Ona Lee Brown
Date of Birth/Age: Age 72
Date of Death:  Saturday
Place of Death: Dillon
Place of Burial:  Services held at Bethea Funeral Home, Latta, SC
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, February 27, 1968, page 4,col. 4.


Name:   Gus McIntyre
Spouse:  Listed as a survivor by not named
Date of Birth/Age: Age 54
Date of Death:  Monday
Place of Death: Dillon
Place of Burial:  Riverside  Cemetery, Dillon, SC
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, February 27, 1968, page 4, col. 4 & 5


Name: Joseph A. Warren, Jr.
Parents:  Joseph A. and Margaret Brown  Warren
Spouse:  Margaret Pearson Warren
Date of Birth/Age: Born January 16, 1906
Place of Birth:  Sumter, SC
Date of Death:  Monday
Place of Death: Charleston
Place of Burial:  Arrangements to be announced in Pittsburg, PA.
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, February 27, 1968, page 4, col. 5 & 6


Name: Herman King
Spouse: Roseanna King
Date of Death:  Thursday
Place of Death: Auto accident near Fayetteville NC
Place of Burial:  Services at Manning Baptist Church (AA) (Veteran)
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, February 27, 1968, page 4,col. 6, 7 & 8


Name:   Preston McKellar
Spouse:  Mattie Snead McKellar
Date of Birth/Age: Age 83
Date of Death:  Last Thursday
Place of Burial:  Snead Family Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Thursday, February 29, 1968, page 8, col. 4.


MARCH


Name:   Grady Stanton
Parents:  D. K. Stanton and Nancy Graham Stanton
Spouse:  Berta Gibson Stanton
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 80
Date of Death:  Friday
Place of Death: Dillon
Place of Burial:  Greenlawn Cemetery,
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, March 5, 1968, page 8, col. 7


Name:   John Wesley Beckwith
Parents:  William and Nondum Gerald Beckwith
Date of Birth/Age:  5 months old
Date of Death:  Thursday
Place of Death: Dillon
Place of Burial:  Greenlawn Cemetery,
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, March 5, 1968, page 8, col. 7 & 8.


Name:  Ada Alford 
Parents:  James B. and Alice Berry Hayes
Spouse:  James F. Alford
Date of Birth/Age:   Age 82
Date of Death:  Sunday
Place of Death: Virginia Beach, VA
Place of Burial:   Riverside Cemetery, Dillon, SC
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,   Tuesday, March 5, 1968, page 8, col. 8


Name:   Mrs. F. M. McMillan
Date of Death:  March 7, 1968
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Thursday, March 7, 1968, page 1, col. 6


Name:    Virginia Aline McCormick
Place of Birth: Life long resident of Dillon County
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death: Atlanta. GA
Place of Burial:  Ashepole  Presbyterian Church Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, March 12, 1968, page 4, col. 2


Name:   Alton H. Barfield
Parents:  Murray and Elsie Huggins Barfield
Spouse:  Edna Hayes Barfield
Date of Birth/Age: October 7, 1909
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death: Lumberton, NC
Place of Burial:  Lake View Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, March 12, 1968, page 5, col. 1, 2, 3 & 4


Name:   John R. Garris
Parents:  E. M. and Mary H. Garris
Date of Birth/Age: Age 78
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death: Mullins
Place of Burial:  Bear Swamp Baptist Church Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, March 12, 1968, page 5, col. 4


Name:    Clarence Carter
Parents:  Charles and Becky Carter
Date of Birth/Age: Age 82
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death: VA Hospital, Fayetteville, NC
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery, Dillon, SC
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, March 12, 1968, page 5, col. 4


Name:   J. L. (Bill) Thomas
Date of Birth/Age: Age 67
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death: Oconee
Place of Burial:  Richland Cemetery, Senceca
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, March 12, 1968, page 5, col. 4, 5, 6 & 7


Name:   Curtis Darrell Wilkins
Parents:  James W. and Dorothy B. Wilkins
Spouse:  Maude Richardson Wilkins
Date of Birth/Age: Age 30
Place of Birth: Dillon
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death: Asheboro, NC
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery, Dillon, SC
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Thursday, March 21, 1968, page 8, col. 1


Name:   Mazura Grace Fowler
Parents:  John William Sr. and Mittie Pender Fowler
Place of Birth: Marion County
Place of Death: Mullins
Place of Burial:  Cedardale Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Thursday, March 21, 1968, page 8, col. 1


Name:   Bessie Mishue
Spouse:  Oda Stone Mishue
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 73
Place of Birth: Robeson County, NC
Date of Death:  Services Sunday
Place of Death: Mullins
Place of Burial:  Greenlawn Cemetery (WW I Veteran)
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Thursday, March 21, 1968, page 8, col. 1


Name:   Lizzie May Page
Parents:  Sam and Hannah Rogers
Spouse:  Furnie Mack Page
Date of Birth/Age: Age 71
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death: Mullins
Place of Burial:  Methodist Rehobeth Church Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, March 26, 1968, page 4, col. 4


Name:   David Walker Bethea
Parents: LeRoy and Ella Easterling Bethea
Spouse:  Mary Louise Hayes
Date of Birth/Age: Age 74
Place of Birth:  Life long resident of Dillon County
Date of Death:  Monday
Place of Death: Residence
Place of Burial:  Greenlawn Cemetery (WWI Veteran)
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,   Tuesday, March 26, 1968, page 4, col. 4


Name:   Infant Son Floyd
Parents:  Donnie and Doris Tarte Floyd
Date of Birth/Age: Infant
Date of Death: Services Monday
Place of Burial:  Magnolia Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,   Tuesday, March 26, 1968, page 5, col. 1


Name:   Henry Freeman Reaves
Parents: Dr. and Mrs. R.L. Reaves
Date of Death:  March 22, 1968
Place of Death: Denver, Colorado
Place of Burial: Family Cemetery, Floydale, SC
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,   Tuesday, March 26, 1968, page 5, col. 1 & 2.


Name:   Jessie J. Miller
Spouse:  Ina Harrleson Miller
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 64
Place of Birth: Georgetown County
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death: Dillon
Place of Burial:  Greenlawn Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,   Thursday, March 28, 1968, page 5, col. 5


APRIL


Name:   Katie Barnes Smith
Parents:  T. C. and Lola Floyd Barnes
Spouse:  James L. Smith
Date of Birth/Age: Age 53
Place of Birth: North Carolina
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death: Florence, SC
Place of Burial:  Mount Hope Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, April 2, 1968, page 10, col. 7 & 8


Name:   Lilly Mae Woodle Daniels Altman
Parents:  Mr. and Mrs. Colin Woodle
Spouse:  # 1. Ralph Daniels (deceased) # 2. Decar Altman
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 65
Place of Birth: Red Springs,  NC
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Burial:  Little Rock Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Thursday, April 4, 1968, page 10, col. 4 & 5.


Name:   Ed Evander Bullock
Parents:  Minnie Johnson Bullock and the late Mr. Bullcok
Spouse:  Joan Townsend Bullock
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 34
Date of Death:  Early Tuesday morning
Place of Death:  Residence in Lake View
Place of Burial:  Bear Swamp Baptist Church Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, April 9, 1968, page 1, col 5, 1968 and Tuesday, April 11, 1968, page 5, col. 3


Name:   Lonnie Hyatt
Parents:  Mr. and Mrs. Don Hyatt
Spouse:  Barbara Hinson Hyatt
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 31
Date of Death: April 9, 1968
Place of Death:  Little Pee Dee River
Place of Burial:  Greenlawn Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, April 9, 1968, page1, col. 8 and Tuesday, April 11, 1968, page 5, col. 3


Name:   Gerald Thomas Britt
Parents:  Mr. and Mrs. A. Z. Britt, Sr.
Date of Birth/Age: Age 18
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death:  Dillon
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, April 9, 1968, page 1, col. 7 & 8 (Report of accident)


Name:   Herbert Bethea
Parents:  Wade and Myrtle Berry Bethea
Date of Birth/Age: Age 45
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death:  Fayetteville, NC  
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, April 9, 1968, page 5, col. 6


Name:   Mary Jane Herring e:
Parents:  Lizzie Raul and Howard Allen
Spouse:  Jonas Herring (deceased)
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 81
Date of Death:   Monday
Place of Death: Dillon
Place of Burial:  Mt. Calvary Church Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, April 9, 1968, page 5, col. 6


Name:   Hallie McLaurin
Parents:  John L. and Mary McElyea McLaurin
Date of Death:  Services Monday
Place of Burial:  Dunbarton Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, April 9, 1968, page 5, col. 6


Name:   Smiley Bigham Huggins
Parents:  Silas and Sara McLellan Huggins
Spouse:  Vernon Arnette Huggins
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death: Mullins
Place of Burial:  Greenlawn Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, April 9, 1968, page 5, col. 6


Name:  Grady Thomas
Parents: J. E. and Myrtle Ballard Thomas
Spouse: Rebecca Dickens Thomas
Date of Birth/Age: Age 37
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death: Dillon
Place of Burial:  Greenlawn Cemetery (Veteran of the Korean War)
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, April 16, 1968, page 1, col. 5 & 6


Name:   Hettie J. Webster
Spouse:  Ocie Webster (deceased)
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death: Bennettsville
Place of Burial:  Greenlawn Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, April 16, 1968, page 4, col. 8


Name:   Florrie Perritt
Spouse:  LeRoy Perritt
Date of Birth/Age:
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death: Charleston
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, April 16, 1968, page 4, col. 8


Name:   Dena Piper Currin
Parents:  Elizabeth Hobgood and Carl H. Piper, Sr.
Spouse:  Grady C. Currin
Date of Birth/Age: Born May 6, 1904
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death: Scotland County
Place of Burial:  Rowland Cemetery, Rowland, NC
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Thursday, April 25, 1968, page 4, vol. 3


Name:    James McLellan, Sr.
Parents:  Timothy Rogers and Flora Amanda McCormick McLellan
Spouse:  Vera McLellan
Date of Birth/Age: Age 90
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death: Dillon
Place of Burial:  Kentyre Presbyterian Church Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, April 30, 1968, page 1, col. 3, 4 & 5


Name:    Lafon Sweat
Parents: Liston and Eva Gerald Sweat
Date of Birth/Age: Age 34
Date of Death: April 27, 1968
Place of Burial: Services at Brownsville Baptist Cemetery in Marlboro County
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, April 30, 1968, page 4, col. 4


Name:    Miriam W. Parker
Parents:  Mrs. Nettie Watson
Spouse: Oliver Floyd Parker
Date of Death: Services May 9, 1968
Place of Burial:  Services First Methodist church in Latta
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, April 30, 1968, page 4, col. 4


Name:    Odell Cook
Spouse: Leslie Cook
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death: Mullins
Place of Burial:  Thompson Cemetery in Florence County
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, April 30, 1968, page 4, col. 4


Name:    Milford Cook
Parents: Mr. and Mrs. Curtis Cook
Spouse:  Winsome Allen Cook
Date of Birth/Age: Age 38
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death: Dillon
Place of Burial:  Bear Swamp Church Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, April 30, 1968, page 4, col. 4


MAY


Name:    Sammy Powers
Parents:  W. W. and Bessie Davis Powers
Spouse: Eunice Springs Powers
Date of Birth/Age: Age 57
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death: Bennettsville
Place of Burial: Sunset Memorial  Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,   Tuesday, May 7, 1968, page 4, col. 5


Name:    Ina Hayes Edwards
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death: Mullins
Place of Burial: Millers Church Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,   Thursday, May 7, 1968, page 4, col. 5


Name: Charles William (Bill) Sawyer
Spouse: Allie Martin Sawyer
Date of Birth/Age: Age 68
Place of Birth:  Marlboro County
Date of Death:  Sunday
Place of Burial: Mt. Calvary Baptist Church Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, May 7, 1968, page 4, col. 5.


Name:    Florrie Goers Sandstrom  
Parents: Wilhelm D. and Annie Grace Jones Goers
Spouse: Gustab E. Sandstrom
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death:
Place of Burial: Ocean Woods Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, May 7, 1968, page 4, col. 5


Name:  Magnolia Moody Barfield
Date of Death:  Tuesday
Place of Death:  Charleston
Place of Burial: Lake View Cemetery, Lake View, SC
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,   Thursday, May 9, 1968, page 5, col. 6


Name:  Jerry Rodney Polston 
Parents: William and Mary Polston
Date of Birth/Age: Age 3 months
Date of Death:  Tuesday
Place of Death:  Marion
Place of Burial: Elliott Cemetery in Horry County
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,   Thursday, May 9, 1968, page 5, col. 6


Name:   Clyde Caulder
Parents:  Mother – Mrs. Margaret Caulder Sweat
Date of Birth/Age: Age 16
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Burial:  Bethlehem  Church Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, May 14, 1968, page 4, col. 4


Name:   Leland S. Rogers
Parents:  D. C. and Lizzie Richardson Rogers
Spouse:  Mary Alice Rogers
Date of Birth/Age: Born March 8, 1913
Place of Birth:  Britton’s Neck
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Burial:  Services at Centenary Methodist Church Cemetery (WW II Veteran)
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, May 14, 1968, page 8, col. 6


Name:   Carl Bethea Goodyear
Spouse:  Annie C. Goodyear
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery, Nichols, SC
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, May 14, 1968, page 8, col. 6


Name:   Lewis Rogers
Parents:  Hugh and Sara J. Wiggins Rogers
Spouse:  Minnie Huggins Rogers
Date of Birth/Age: Age 71
Place of Birth:  Native of Marion County
Date of Death:  Tuesday
Place of Burial:  Shiloh Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, May 14, 1968, page 8, col. 5 & 6


Name:   James C. McElveen
Spouse:  Pearl Ownes McElveen
Date of Death:  Services Friday
Place of Burial:  Sardis Baptist Church Cemetery, Latta, SC
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, May 14, 1968, page 8, col. 5


Name:   John Thomas Herring
Parents:  S. C. and Kate Dubois Herring
Spouse: Emma Anderson Herring
Date of Birth/Age: Age 70
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death: Schenectady , NY
Place of Burial:  Schenectady, NY
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, May 21, 1968, page 4, col.  6


Name:   Lillie Black Gardner
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death: Mullins
Place of Burial:  Services at Piney Grove Baptist Church
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, May 21, 1968, page 4, col. 6


Name:   Annie Elizabeth (Lizzie) Usher
Date of Birth/Age: Age 72
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Saturday`
Place of Death: Laurinburg, NC
Place of Burial:  McLucus Cemetery near Clio
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, May 21, 1968, page 4, col. 5 & 6


Name:    Willie McKenzie
Date of Birth/Age: Age 86
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death: Dillon
Place of Burial:  Services at Mt. Calvary Baptist Church
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, May 21, 1968, page 4, col. 6


Name:    Mary Carter
Spouse: Allen Carter, Sr.
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Burial: Little Rock Methodist Church Cemetery, Little Rock, SC
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,   Thursday, May 23, 1968, page 10, col. 3


Name:    Inez Gibson
Parents:  Lewis and Willie Oliver Rogers
Spouse: Charles Gibson
Date of Birth/Age: Age 67
Date of Death:  Saturday
Place of Death:  Residence
Place of Burial: Regan Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,   Tuesday, May 28, 1968, page 1, col. 3 & 4.


Name:    Luther Hunt :
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 61
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Burial: Oak Grove Baptist Church Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, May 28, 1968, Page 8, col. 6


Name:    Robert Harlee Carmichael
Parents: William D. and Margaret McCaull Carmichael
Spouse: Anne McCormick Carmichael
Date of Birth/Age: Age 58
Place of Birth: Native of Durham
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death: New York
Place of Burial:  Chapel Hill Cemetery, Chapel Hill, NC.
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, May 28, 1968, page 8, col. 6


Name:    Gus Herring
Parents: James and Pettie Brumbles Herring
Date of Birth/Age: Age 68
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery, Dillon, SC
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, May 28, 1968, page 8, col. 6


JUNE


Name:   Irma Medlin
Parents:  Frank and Mary Bethea Medlin
Date of Birth/Age: Age 69
Date of Death:  Monday
Place of Death:  Dillon
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery, Dillon, SC
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, June 4, 1968, page 1, col. 7


Name:   Mrs. Jasper Harrelson
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death:
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery, Dillon, SC
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, June 4, 1968, page 4, col. 4


Name:    Spurgeon Walters
Date of Death: Last Monday
Place of Burial: Services at Mt. Zion Church in Hamer
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Thursday, June 6, 1968, page 6, col. 5


Name:    Mary Ella Driggers
Parents: John and Jimmie Sweat Hodge
Spouse: # 1. Fred Robert Jackson. # 2. Walter Driggers
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 76
Place of Birth:  Marlboro County
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Burial: Services in Mullins
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, June 11, 1968, page 4, col. 8


Name:    Harvey C. Caulder, Jr.
Spouse: Listed as a survivor but not named
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 56
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Burial: Services at Dillon Second Baptist Church
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, June 11, 1968, page 5, col. 6


Name:    Vickie Louise Gough
Date of Birth/Age: Age 13
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death: Auto accident near Latta
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, June 18, 1968, page 8, col. 3 (report of accident)


Name:    Chesley (Buddy) Grice, Jr.
Parents: Mr. and Mrs. Chesley S. Grice.
Date of Birth/Age: Age 13
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death: Latta
Place of Burial: Oak Grove Methodist Church Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, June 18, 1968, page 8, col. 3


Name:    Cherry Moody
Date of Birth/Age: Age 84
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death: Dillon
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery, Dillon, SC
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, June 18, 1968, page 8, col. 3


Name:    Barbara Ann  Johnson
Parents:  Oscar Turbeville
Spouse: Jasper Johnson
Date of Birth/Age: Age 26
Date of Death:  Tuesday
Place of Death: Salisbury, NC
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery, Dillon, SC
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Thursday, June 20, 1968, page 8, col. 8


Name:   Mrs. Willie Owens Miller
Date of Birth/Age:
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Burial: Piney Grove Baptist Church Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Thursday, June 20, 1968, page 8, col. 7 & 8


Name:    Mrs. Labanon G. Page
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death:  Mullins
Place of Burial: Bear Swamp Baptist Church Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Thursday, June 20, 1968, page 8, col. 7


JULY


Name:  Julia Moore Edwards
Spouse:  Rev. G. E. Edwards
Date of Birth/Age: Age 90
Date of Death:  Friday
Place of Death: Florence
Place of Burial:  Member of Macedonia Methodist Church
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, July 2, 1968, page 7, col. 6


Name:    W. R. “Billy” Wallace
Parents:  John W. and Lizzie Polston Wallace
Spouse: Alma Nolan Wallace
Date of Birth/Age: Age 57
Place of Birth: Marlboro County
Date of Death:  Tuesday
Place of Death: Residence in Alford Section of Dillon County
Place of Burial: Parnassus Church Cemetery near Bennettsville, SC (WWII Veteran)
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Thursday, July 4, 1968, page 8, col. 3


Name:    Jessie Weatherford
Spouse: Lillie Mae Williams Weatherford
Date of Death: Services Saturday
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, July 9, 1968, page 8, col. 4


Name:    Anna Havileck Smith
Parents: Hans and Anna Brunner Havileck
Spouse:  John Smith
Date of Birth/Age: Age 25
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death: Fort Gordon, Georgia
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, July 9, 1968, page 8, col. 5


Name:   Francis Marion Atkins
Date of Birth/Age: Age 64
Place of Birth:  Life long resident of Latta
Date of Death:  Sunday
Place of Death:  Marion
Place of Burial: Union Cemetery near Latta
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, July 9, 1968, page 8, col. 4


Name:    Mrs. Norbert St. Clair  
Date of Birth/Age: Age 48
Place of Birth:  Native of Hungry*
Date of Death:  Tuesday
Place of Death:  Auto accident near Dillon
Place of Burial: Orlando Florida
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, July 9, 1968, page 1, col. 2, 3, 4 and Thursday, July 11, 1968, page 8, col. 3
*As given


Name:   Pauline C. Turner
Parents: William A. and Arnette Jackson Christmas
Spouse: Robert Preston Turner
Date of Birth/Age: Age 77
Date of Death:  July 3, 1968
Place of Death:  Sarasota Florida
Place of Burial: Centenary Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Thursday, July 11, 1968, page 8, col. 3


Name:    Wendell  Campbell
Parents: Mr. and Mrs. Buck Campbell
Spouse: Charlotte Campbell
Date of Birth/Age: Age 27
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death: Auto accident near Dillon
Place of Burial: Mount Calvary Baptist Church Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, July 16, 1968, page 1, page 1 & 2.


Name:    Brown M. Hamer
Parents: Janie Brown McCallum Hamer and Robert Picket Hamer, Jr.
Spouse: Louise Haynesworth Hamer
Date of Birth/Age: Age 67
Date of Death:  Friday
Place of Death:  Dillon
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, July 16, 1968, page 1, col. 6 and Thursday, July 18, 1968, page 1, col. 4 & 5 with picture.  


Name:  James Robert Lane
Spouse:  Annie Jackson Lane
Date of Birth/Age: Age 50
Place of Birth: Native of Dillon County
Date of Death:  Saturday night or early Sunday morning
Place of Death:  Irrigation Pond near Latta
Place of Burial:  Greenlawn Cemetery, Dillon, SC
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, July 23, 1968, page 1, col. 1 & 2


Name:    Charles D. Allen
Parents: H. B. and Kate McDonald Allen
Spouse:  Camille Murray Allen
Date of Birth/Age: Age 46  
Date of Death: July 15, 1968
Place of Death: Charleston
Place of Burial:  Mt. Pleasant Memorial Gardens
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, July 23, 1968, page 8, col. 5


Name:    Dr. Forest LaFon Carpenter
Parents: Dr. F. L. Carpenter and Sally Pinkerton Carpenter
Date of Birth/Age: Age 59
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death: Durham
Place of Burial:  Magnolia Cemetery, (WW II Veteran)
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, July 23, 1968, page 8, col. 4


Name:    Claudine Medlin
Parents: Joseph and Mary Ammonds Webster
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery, Dillon, SC
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Thursday, July 25, 1968, page 9, col. 1


Name:    Johnnie Thompson
Parents: John B. and Annie Smith Thompson
Spouse:  Johnnie Osburn Thompson
Date of Birth/Age: Age 65
Place of Birth: Dillon county
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death: Marion
Place of Burial: Bethea Funeral Home in charge of services
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Thursday, July 25, 1968, page 9, col. 1 & 2.


Name:    Allen Junior Ransome
Parents: Mrs. Jessie Ransome
Spouse:  Camellia Ransome
Date of Birth/Age: Age 31
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death: Baltimore MD
Place of Burial: Services at Bethlehem Chapel in Marion County
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Thursday, July 25, 1968, page 9, col.  2.


Name:    Mabel McKay
Parents: William James and Patsy Lane Campbell
Spouse:  Rufus McKay
Date of Birth/Age: Born 1893
Place of Birth: Marion County
Date of Death:  Saturday
Place of Death: Marion
Place of Burial: Magnolia Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, July 30, 1968, Page 5, col. 7


Name:    Aline Ray Swatcell
Parents: Mr. and Mrs. D. J. Caulder
Spouse: Charles Swatcall
Date of Birth/Age: Born April 23, 1922
Place of Birth: Marion
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death: Marion
Place of Burial: Rose Hill Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, July 30, 1968, page 5, col. 6


Name:    Thomas P. Port
Parents: Mr. and Mrs. Henry B. Port
Spouse: Listed as a survivor but not named
Date of Birth/Age: Age 46
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death: Dillon
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery, Dillon, SC (WW II Veteran)
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, July 30, 1968, page 5, col. 7


Name:    Ida Horne
Date of Birth/Age: Age 84
Place of Birth:
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death: Columbia
Place of Burial: Lake View Cemetery, Lake View, SC
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, July 30, 1968, page 5, col. 7


Name:    Annie Laura Bennett
Parents: J. L. and Alice Wilkes Bennett
Date of Birth/Age: Age 84
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death: Florence, SC
Place of Burial: Services at Clio Baptist Church
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, July 30, 1968, page 5, col. 8


Name:   Donnie Steve Berry
Date of Birth/Age: Age 66
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death: Dillon
Place of Burial:  Services at Pleasant Grove Baptist Church
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, July 30, 1968, page 5, col. 8


AUGUST


Name:  Hugh Charleston Cousar
Parents:  Hugh C. and Carrie Belle Napier Cousar
Spouse:  Mildred Hatchell Cousar
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 54  
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death:  Dillon
Place of Burial:   Mobile, Alabama
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Thursday, August 1, 1968, page 4, col. 8


Name:  Jack O. Moody
Parents:  Richard J. and Sara Jane Jackson Moody
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Service last Thursday in Mocksville, NC
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery, Dillon, SC
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, August 1, 1968, page 4, col. 7.


Name:  James M. Love
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 78
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death:  Columbia
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery, Dillon, SC
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, August 1, 1968, page 4, col. 7.


Name:  James Michael Parnell
Parents: Mr. and Mrs. J. D. Parnell
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 5
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death:  Marlboro County
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, August 6, 1968, page 1, col. 4 & 5.


Name:  Betty Joyce Byrd
Parents: Robert E. and Joyce Cox Byrd
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 3
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death:  Marion
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, August 6, 1968, page 1, col. 4 & 5.


Name:  Verney Jean and Blanche Wiggins
Parents: Verney and Margie Ann HazeltonWiggins
Date of Birth/Age:  Twin Daughters
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death: Charleston
Place of Burial: Hopewell  Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, August 13, 1968, page 8, col. 8


Name:  Annie Rowell
Date of Birth/Age: Age 56
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death: Loris
Place of Burial: Kentrye Presbyterian Church Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, August 13, 1968, page 8, col. 7 & 8,


Name:  Janie Ford
Spouse: Bracy E. Ford
Date of Birth/Age: Age 56
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Burial: Lake View Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, August 13, 1968, page 8, col. 7


Name: Robert Thompson
Parents: Willis and Harriett Whittington Thompson
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 89
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Burial:  Oak Grove Baptist Church Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, August 20, 1968, page 5, col. 2


Name:    Sarah M. Allen
Place of Death: Thomasville, NC
Place of Burial: Mt. Calvary Baptist Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, August 20, 1968, page 5, col. 2


Name:    Eugenia  Bethea
Parents: James and George Lambert Smith
Spouse: Frank Bethea
Date of Birth/Age: Age 89
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death: Dillon
Place of Burial: Dothan Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, August 20, 1968, page 5, col. 2


Name:    Maebelle Calhoun
Parents: Rufus L. and Carrie Lane
Spouse: John M. Calhoun
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 51
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death: Marion
Place of Burial:  Magnolia Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, August 20, 1968, page 5, col. 1


Name:    Fannie  Simmons
Spouse: Maxie Simmons
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 76
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death: Dillon
Place of Burial:  Oakdale Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, August 20, 1968, page 5, col. 1


Name:    Myrtle Evans
Parents: Mr. and Mrs. John S. Hulon
Spouse: James Rogie Evans
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 41
Date of Death:  Friday
Place of Burial:  Griffin Cemetery, Ash, NC
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, August 20, 1968, page 5, col. 1


Name:    Ralph E. Hatchell
Parents: Dock Wiley and Anna Sanderson Hatchell
Spouse: Annie Pearman Hatchell
Date of Birth/Age: Age 68
Place of Birth:  Lydia, SC
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death: Durham
Place of Burial:  Mount Hope Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, August 20, 1968, page 8, col. 5


Name:    Charles David Campbell
Parents: Mr. and Mrs. John F. Campbell
Date of Birth/Age: Infant
Date of Death:  August 19, 1968
Place of Death: Florence
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, August 20, 1968, page 8, col. 5 & 6.


Name:    Everette Samuel Braswell
Parents: Forest Braswell (deceased)  and Edith Jackson Braswell Eutley
Spouse:  Margaret O. Braswell
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 47
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death: Auto accident near Mullins
Place of Burial: Magnolia Cemetery, Latta
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Thursday, August 22, 1968, page 4, col. 3


Name:    Pete Graham
Parents: Pat and Abbie Martin Graham
Spouse: Versie Christmas Graham
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 59
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death: Dillon
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, August 27, 1968, page 5, col. 6 & 7.


Name:    Elizabeth McQueen
Parents: Thomas and Elizabeth Rainey Moore
Spouse: John McQueen
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 83
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death: Dillon
Place of Burial: Services at Carolina Presbyterian Church
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, August 27, 1968, page 5, col. 6


Name:    Joseph Gray
Spouse: Naomie Davis Gray
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 65
Place of Death: Charleston,
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, August 27, 1968, page 8, col. 8


Name:    Laurie P. McLaurin*
Parents: Dan D. and Annie Pate McClaurin*
Spouse:  Margaret Smith McClaurin*
Date of Birth/Age: June 13, 1910
Place of Birth:  Clio
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death:  Charleston SC
Place of Burial: McCall Cemetery, Bennettsville, SC
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Thursday, August 29, 1968, page 5, col. 5
*Spelling in heading was McLaurin and in the body of the article it was spelled McClaurin.


SEPTEMBER


Name:   C. E. Dowling
Parents:  Lillian Cleland and John C. Dowling, Sr.
Spouse:  Maxie O’Brien Dowling
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 66, Born July 26, 1902
Place of Birth:  Hampton County, SC
Date of Death:  September 1, 1968
Place of Death: Dillon
Place of Burial:  Greenlawn Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, September 3, 1968, page 1, col. 7 & 8


Name:   Mary Frances H. Price
Date of Birth/Age:Age 83
Date of Death:  Wednesday
Place of Death:  Dillon
Place of Burial:  Beulah Baptist Church Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Thursday, September 3, 1968, page 4, col. 3


Name:   Alfred J. Herring
Parents:  Miles and Janie Brown Herring
Spouse:  Mary Alice Smith Herring
Date of Birth/Age:Age 40
Date of Death:  Thursday
Place of Death:  Mullins
Place of Burial:  Cedardale Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Thursday, September 3, 1968, page 4, col. 3 & 4


Name:   Martha Bethea Dempsey
Parents:  Mr. and Mrs. Lacy Bethea
Spouse:  Cecil Dempsey
Date of Birth/Age:   Born March 4, 1932
Place of Birth:  North Carolina
Date of Death:  Saturday
Place of Death:  Charleston
Place of Burial:  Magnolia Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Thursday, September 3, 1968, page 4, col. 4


Name:   Elerlantz Holland
Spouse: Rev. John Holland
Date of Death:  Thursday
Place of Death:  Dolton, Alabama
Place of Burial:  Magnolia Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Thursday, September 3, 1968, page 4, col. 4


Name:   Frances King Biggs
Place of Birth:   Dublin Ireland
Date of Death:  Wednesday, September 4, 1968
Place of Death:  Dillon
Place of Burial:  Riverside  Cemetery, Dillon, SC
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, September 8, 1968, page 8, col. 1 and Tuesday, September 17, 1968, page 6, col. 7


Name:   Sheppard Allen McKenzie
Parents: Allan and Mary Spivey McKenzie
Spouse: # 1. Victoria Page McKenzie.  # 2. Sally Smith McKenzie
Date of Birth/Age   Age 87
Place of Birth:   Dillon County
Date of Death:  Thursday
Place of Death:  Conway
Place of Burial:  Gapway Baptist Church Cemetery 
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, September 8, 1968, page 8, col. 1 & 2. & Thursday September 26, 1968, page 4, col. 3, 4, 5 and 6. (special tribute)


Name:   Etta Berry Dreyspring
Parents: James and Harriett Alford Berry
Spouse: Ernest Dreyspring
Date of Birth/Age   Age 88 
Date of Death:  September 4, 1968
Place of Death:  Alabama
Place of Burial:  Alford  Cemetery 
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, September 8, 1968, page 8, col. 2.


Name:   Oscar Turbeville
Parents: Willie and Sally Rogers Turbeville
Date of Birth/Age   Age 54
Place of Death:  VA Hospital in Fayetteville
Place of Burial:  Union Cemetery  in Marion County
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Thursday, September 12, 1968, page 5, col. 5.


Name:   Lt. James L. Tarte
Grandparents:  Mr. and Mrs. Fred Tarte
Date of Birth/Age:  age 22
Date of Death: August 24, 1968
Place of Death: Vietnam
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, September 17, 1968, page 7, col. 7 & 8


Name:   Michael Wiggins
Parents:  J. F. and Louise Campbell Wiggins
Date of Birth/Age:  age 8
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death: Marion
Place of Burial:  Hopewell Cemetery, Fork, SC
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, September 17, 1968, page 7, col. 8


Name:   Alva Lydelle Lupo
Parents:  Mr. and Mrs. Mack Lupo
Date of Birth/Age: Age 36
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death: VA Hospital Fayetteville, NC
Place of Burial:  Beulah Baptist Church Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, September 24, 1968, page 8, col. 4


Name:   Lacy Grice,  Jr.
Parents:  Lacy and Luvina Powers Grice
Date of Birth/Age: Age 3
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Burial:  Reedy Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Thursday, September 29, 1968, page 4 col. 2


Name:   Ethel B. Driggers
Spouse:  Jeff Driggers
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 75
Place of Birth: Native of Latta
Date of Death:  Tuesday
Place of Death:  Bennettsville
Place of Burial:  McLucas Cemetery, Clio
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,   Thursday, September 26, 1968, page 4, col. 2 & 3.


OCTOBER


Name:   Johnny Mac Brown
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 12  
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Burial:  (AA)
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, October 1, 1968, page 1, col. 3 (report of drowning}


Name:   Maude M. Estes
Date of Death: September 29, 1968
Place of Death: Shawneee, Oklahoma
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, October 1, 1968, page 5, col. 1


Name:  Laura Etta Watson  McKenzie
Parents:  Barney and Sarah Ann Rogers Watson
Spouse:  David Franklin McKenzie
Date of Birth/Age: Age 88
Place of Birth: Marion County
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death:  Marion
Place of Burial:  Watson Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, October 1, 1968, page 5, col. 1 & 2


Name:  Infant Son Lane
Parents:  Mr. and Mrs. Durwood Lane
Date of Birth/Age: Infant
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Burial:  Oak Grove Baptist Church  Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, October 1, 1968, page 5, col. 3


Name:  Lonnie Hyatt
Parents:  Bob and Josephine Moore Hyatt
Spouse:  Maggie Gaddy Hyatt
Date of Death: Services Saturday  
Place of Burial:  Greenlawn  Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, October 1, 1968, page 5, col. 3


Name:  Warner McDaniels
Spouse:  Tulah Humphrey McDaniels
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Burial:  Mount Calvary Baptist Church  Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, October 1, 1968, page 5, col. 3 & 4


Name:  Bessie Allen Lide
Spouse:  T. Thad Lide
Date of Birth/Age:
Place of Birth:  Native of Dillon County
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death:  Columbia
Place of Burial:  Rose Hill Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, October 1, 1968, page 5, col. 4 & 5.


Name:  Mary Frances Web
Parents:  John and Tommie Hampton McKissick
Spouse:  Henry Webb
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 78
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death:  Dillon
Place of Burial:  Services at Liberty Chapel Church in Florence County.
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, October 1, 1968, page 5, col. 4, 5, 6 & 7.


Name:   Pfc. Walter I. Grimsley
Parents:  Claude David and Bernice Cook Grimsley
Spouse:  Listed as survivor but not named
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 24
Date of Death: Services Saturday
Place of Death: auto-truck collision last week
Place of Burial:  Greenlawn Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Thursday October 3, 1968, page 1, col. 1 & 2 and Thursday, October 10 1968, page 4, col. 7


Name:   Annie Bell Willis
Spouse:  Simon Willis
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 70
Date of Death:  September 30, 1968
Place of Death: Dillon
Place of Burial:  Hamilton Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Thursday, October 3, 1968, page 3, col. 7


Name:   Charles George
Spouse:  Martha Morris George
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 58
Date of Death:  Monday
Place of Death: Dillon
Place of Burial:  Greenlawn Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday October 1, 1968, page 1, col. 8 and Thursday, October 3, 1968, page 3, col. 7 & 8


Name:   John Joseph Bohachic
Spouse:  Olga Ferenez Bohachic
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 58
Place of Birth: Pittsburg, PA
Date of Death:  Tuesday
Place of Death: Dillon
Place of Burial:  Evergreen  Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday October 1, 1968, page 1, col. 8 and Thursday, October 3, 1968, page 3, col. 8


Name:   Fannie Elizabeth Price
Spouse:  David Price
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 87
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death: Dillon
Place of Burial:  Price Family Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, October 8, 1968, page 8, col. 7


Name: Hazel Wise Clark
Parents: Neal and Bessie Wise
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 51  
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death: Marion
Place of Burial:  Services at Bethesda Church
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, October 8, 1968, page 8, col. 7 & 8


Name:   Infant Daughter Hargrove
Parents:  Mr. and Mrs. Walter Hargrove
Date of Birth/Age:  Infant
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Burial:  Little Rock Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Thursday, October 10 1968, page 4, col. 7


Name:   Boyd Gerald
Parents:  Charlie and Arvelie Hodge Gerald
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 49 :
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death: Florence
Place of Burial:  Brownsville Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Thursday, October 10 1968, page 4, col. 7 & 8


Name:   Opal K. Nance
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 72
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death: Dillon
Place of Burial:  Olivet Methodist Church Cemetery, Marietta, NC
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Thursday, October 10 1968, page 4, col. 8


Name:   Annie David Bransford
Parents:  Dr. John H. and Areitta Ione Manning David
Spouse:  Elbert Owen Bransford
Date of Birth/Age:  Born January 29. 1882
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death:  Dillon
Place of Burial:   Services at First Bapt ist Church
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, October 15, 1968, page 1, col. 1 & 2


Name:   David Bethea
Parents:  Mrs. David Bethea, Sr.
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 26
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death:  Struck by  train near Little Rock
Place of Burial:   (AA)
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, October 22, 1968, page 1, col. 5 & 6


Name:   Duncan Kirby
Spouse:  Leona H. Kirby
Date of Death: Saturday  (report of accident)
Place of Death:  Dillon
Place of Burial:   Riverside Cemetery, Dillon, SC (WW I Veteran)
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, October 15, 1968, page 8, col. 8
 

Name:   Erline Kornahrens Lide
Parents:  Arnold W. and Anna Fischer Kornahrens
Spouse:  Dr. Charles Miller Lide
Date of Birth/Age: 
Place of Birth: Summerville
Date of Death: October 21, 1968
Place of Death:  Columbia, SC
Place of Burial:   Bethany Cemetery in Charleston
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, October 22, 1968, page 6, col. 4


Name:   Willie Grover Grimsley
Parents:  Willie and Mae Hardin Grimsley
Date of Birth/Age: Age 56
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery, Dillon, SC
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,   Thursday, October 24, 1968, page 10, col. 3


Name:   Verlie Elliott
Parents:  Mr. and Mrs. Isaac Elliott
Date of Birth/Age: Age 72
Place of Birth:  Horry County
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death: Florence
Place of Burial:  Cedar Creek Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,   Thursday, October 24, 1968, page 10, col. 3 & 4.


Name:   Dester Taylor
Parents:  Archie and Vinnie Caulder Taylor
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 61
Place of Birth:  Darlington County
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death: Florence
Place of Burial:  Grove Hill Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, October 29, 1968, page 8, col. 3.


Name:   Mattie A. Baker
Parents:  Marshall and Nora Ayers
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 77
Place of Birth:
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death: Mullins
Place of Burial:  Ayers Family Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, October 29, 1968, page 8, col. 3 & 4.


Name:   Bryan Keith Lupo
Parents: Bryan G. and Betty Jean McNeil Lupo
Date of Birth/Age:  Infant
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Burial:  Greenlawn Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, October 29, 1968, page 8, col. 4 .


NOVEMBER


Name:   Rebecca Fore Hayes
Parents:  Sarah Martha Berry and Willis Fore
Spouse:   John C. Hayes
Date of Birth/Age:  Born November 29, 1877
Place of Birth:  Near Latta
Date of Death: Monday, November 4, 1968
Place of Death: Bennettsville
Place of Burial:  Union Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, November 5, 1968, page 1, col. 1 & 2.


Name:   Earl Berry
Parents:  Dan A. and Letha Thompson Berry
Spouse:  Ruby Lamb Berry
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 30
Place of Birth: Native of Dillon County
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death: Hartsville
Place of Burial:  Mechanicsville Baptist Church Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, November 5, 1968, page 5, col. 7


Name:   Opal Whittington
Parents:  John and Maggie Jackson Johnson
Spouse:  Boyd Whittington
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 47
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death: Dillon
Place of Burial:  Magnolia Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, November 5, 1968, page 5, col. 7


Name:   Josey Hopkins
Spouse:  Loraine Horne Hopkins
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 54
Place of Birth: Lee County
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death: Dillon
Place of Burial:  Greenlawn Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, November 5, 1968, page 5, col. 8


Name:   Sam Gasque Wiggins
Parents:  Bill and Birdie Powers Wiggins
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 51
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death: Marion County
Place of Burial:  Haselden  Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, November 5, 1968, page 5, col. 8


Name: Katie B. Smith
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 97
Date of Death: Services Sunday, November 3, 1968
Place of Burial: Services Bethel Presbyterian Church in Hamer (AA)
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Thursday, November 7, 1968, page 8, col. 2.


Name: Wade Hampton Richardson
Spouse: Fernie Strickland Richardson
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 74
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death: Mullins
Place of Burial: Methodist Rehobeth Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Thursday, November 7, 1968, page 8, col. 1 &. 2.


Name: Neil McDonald
Parents:  Joe and Hill Rogers McDonald
Date of Death: November 7, 1968
Place of Death: Marion
Place of Burial: Magnolia Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Thursday, November 7, 1968, page 8, col. 2.


Name: Everette Raymond Hinson
Parents:  Mack and Ellia Hamilton Hinson
Spouse: # 1. Dollie Penfield Hinson. # 2. Hattie Ponds Hinson
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 74
Date of Death: Monday, November 4, 1968
Place of Death: Marion
Place of Burial: Fairview Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, November 7, 1968, page 8, col. 1.


Name: Rev. James Ernest Merchant
Parents:  James Edward Merchant and Janie Turner Merchant
Spouse: Lautrelle Gatlin Merchant
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 72
Place of Birth: Branchville
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death: Greenville, SC
Place of Burial: Woodlawn Memorial Park
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, November 19, 1968, page 8, col. 6 & 7


Name: Eugene Hyatt
Parents:  Mr. and Mrs. Letha Hyatt
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 59
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Burial: Services at Freewill Baptist Church
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, November 19, 1968, page 8, col. 6


Name: Tommy Woodrow Eatmon
Parents:  T. W. Eatmon
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 23
Date of Death: November 20, 1968
Place of Death: Hunter Air Base, Atlanta, Georgia (Veteran of Vietnam)
Place of Burial: 
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Thursday, November 21, 1968, page 1, col. 7


Name: Dinsey Elkins Cook
Parents:  Council and Sally Burney Elkins
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 86
Place of Birth: Bladen County, NC
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death: Dillon
Place of Burial:  Evergreen Cemetery, Dillon, SC
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Thursday, November 21, 1968, page 4, col. 6


Name:   Leila Elvington McKenzie
Spouse: Neil B. McKenzie, deceased
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death: Dillon
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery, Dillon, SC
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Thursday, November 21, 1968, page 5, col. 6


Name:   Joe Kershaw
Spouse:  Mable Connelly Kershaw
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 67
Place of Birth:  Lebanon, Syria
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death: Dillon
Place of Burial:  Greenlawn Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, November 26, 1968, page 8, col. 3 & 4


Name:   Carrie Stanton
Parents:  John and Orphie Bass Williams
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 82
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery, Dillon, SC
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, November 26, 1968, page 8, col. 3 & 4.


Name:   Bruce Mitchell Owens
Parents:  Elbert Owens and Mrs. Cliff Sweat
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 17
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Burial:  Greenlawn Cemetery, Dillon, SC
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, November 26, 1968, page 1, col. 1 & 2.


Name:   Pfc. Billy Clayton McDaniels
Parents:  Edna Earl Rowell McDaniels
Spouse:  Linda Turner McDaniels
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 25
Date of Death: November 19, 1968
Place of Death: Vietnam
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, November 26, 1968, page 1, col. 3 & 4


DECEMBER


Name:   Joseph Robert Arnette
Parents:  Othan Arnette
Spouse:  Hazel Stephens Arnette
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 49
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death: Near Latta
Place of Burial:  Forest Lawn Cemetery (WW II Veteran)
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,   Tuesday, December 3, 1968, page 1, col. 7 & 8


Name:   Evans Willie (Son) Arnette
Spouse:  Listed as a survivor but not named
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 61
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death: Dillon
Place of Burial:  Greenlawn Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,   Tuesday, December 3, 1968, page 8, col. 7


Name:   Tillman Coates
Parents:  J. B. and Molly Coates
Spouse:  Gladys Pearson Coates
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 44
Date of Death: Thanksgiving Day
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,   Tuesday, December 3, 1968, page 8, col. 7 & 8


Name:   Charles Henry Herring
Spouse:  Marie Brown Herring
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 45
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death:  Dillon
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,   Tuesday, December 3, 1968, page 8, col. 8


Name:   Henry Cook
Parents:  Moses and Ollie Cook
Date of Birth/Age:  Born October 30, 1873
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death:  Dillon
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,   Tuesday, December 3, 1968, page 8, col. 8


Name:   Thomas Bardin Collier
Parents:  Byron Haynes Collier and Maude Britt Collier
Spouse:  Katherine Guest Collier
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 38
Place of Birth:  Chadbourn, NC
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death:  Dillon
Place of Burial:  Chadbourn Memorial Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Thursday, December 5, page 4, col. 3


Name:   Inez Fore
Parents:  Loren and Lottie Coleman Hatchell
Spouse:  Henry Fore
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 55
Date of Death:  Thursday
Place of Death: Marion
Place of Burial:  Union Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, December 10, 1968, page 10, col. 5


Name:   Samuel Carlisle (Carl) Fields
Parents:  Alexander S. and Frances Alexander Fields
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 66
Place of Birth: Lamar, SC
Date of Death:  Saturday
Place of Death: Daytona Beach, Florida
Place of Burial:  Newman Swamp Cemetery near Lamar, SC (WW II Veteran)
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, December 10, 1968, page 10, col. 5 & 6


Name:   Etta Mae Topping
Parents:  Ernest and Etta Berry Drayspring
Spouse:   Clifford Topping
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 66
Date of Death:  Sunday
Place of Death: Peidmont, Alabama
Place of Burial:  Alford Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Thursday, December 12, 1968, page 4, col. 5


Name:   Infant Daughter Powers
Parents:  Billy and Mary Herring Powers
Date of Birth/Age:  Infant
Date of Death:  December 10, 1968
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Thursday, December 12, 1968, page 4, col. 5


Name:   Bernice Lee
Parents:  Murdock and Carrie Lee
Spouse:  Marie Clayton  Lee
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 45
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death: Dillon
Place of Burial:  Beulah Baptist Church Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, December 17, page 10, col. 1


Name:   Edna Christmas
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 87
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death: Florence
Place of Burial:  Christmas Family Cemetery near Latta
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, December 17, page 10, col. 1


Name:   Mozelle Belvin Moore
Spouse:  John W. Moore (died 1957)
Date of Death: December 9, 1968
Place of Death: Sacramento, California
Place of Burial:  Maplewood Cemetery (article headlined Durham)
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, December 17, page 10, col. 1


Name:   S. Lee Rowland
Spouse:  Mildred Smith Rowland
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 69
Place of Birth:  Rocky Mount, NC
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death: Dillon
Place of Burial:  Oaklawn Cemetery, Jacksonville, Florida
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Thursday, December 19, page 5, col. 1


Name:   Mrs. Bright W. Tyler
Parents:  Robert A. and Carrie Moody Bass
Spouse:  Bright W. Tyler
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 73
Place of Birth:  Latta, SC
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death: Conway
Place of Burial:  Powell Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Monday, December 23, 1968, page 4, col. 6


Name:   Oscar Wayne Hardee 
Parents:  Woodrow and Ethel Johnson Hardee
Spouse:  Mary Alice Carter Hardee
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 29
Place of Birth:  Horry County
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death:  Little Pee Dee River near Mullins
Place of Burial:  Devotion Gardens Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Monday, December 23, 1968, page 4, col. 6. 7. & 8


Name:   Rev. Maynard E. Allen
Parents:  Isiah and Minnie Moore Allen
Spouse:  Listed as a survivor but not named
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 50
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death:  Marion
Place of Burial:  Lake Side Cemetery, Conway, SC
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Monday, December 23, 1968, second section, page 8, col. 4 & 5.


Name:   Henry Cleveland Branch
Parents:  Nathan and Charity Branch
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 79
Place of Birth:  Robeson County, NC
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death:  Dillon
Place of Burial:  Rowland Cemetery, Rowland NC
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Monday, December 23, 1968, second section, page 8, col. 5 & 6.


Name:    C. Bennett Hamer
Parents: Walker Bennett and Brooks Hamer
Spouse: Rosa Reynolds Hamer
Date of Birth/Age: Age 70
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death:  Monday
Place of Death: Dillon
Place of Burial:  R. P. Hamer Cemetery at Little Rock, SC
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, December 31, 1968, page 1, col. 4 and Thursday, January 2, 1969, page 5, col. 1.


Name:    Walter Sweat
Date of Birth/Age: Age 74
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death:  Marion
Place of Burial: Services at Oak Grove Baptist Church
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, December 31, 1968, Page 1, col. 4


Name:   Patricia Page Hyatt
Parents:  Kenneth Larry Page and Sarah Emanuel Page
Spouse:  Johny Wayne Hyatt
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 19
Date of Death: December 25, 1968
Place of Death:  Dillon
Place of Burial:  Greenlawn Cemetery, Dillon, SC
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, December 31, 1968, page 1, col. 6, 7, & 8 and page 8, col. 5


Name:   Linda Webster Taylor
Parents:  Mr. and Mrs. Howard Webster
Spouse:  Billy Gene Taylor
Date of Death:  December 25, 1968
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery, Dillon, SC
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, December 31, 1968, page 1, col. 6, 7, & 8 and page 8, col. 5


Name:   Gerald Michaux
Parents:  Dr. D. M. and Carrie Rayfield Michaux
Spouse: Sammy Carson Michaux
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 61
Date of Death:  Friday
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery, Dillon, SC
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, December 31, 1968, page 8, col. 4


Name:   Glenda Snipes
Parents: Arthur and Addie Cook Snipes
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 17
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death:  Mullins
Place of Burial:  Pee Dee Presbyterian Church Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, December 31, 1968, page 8, col. 4


Name:   Cicero Julius Cooper
Parents: Ned and Maggie Turner Cooper
Spouse:  Cornelia Williams Cooper
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 82
Place of Birth: Horry County
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death:  Conway
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery, Dillon, SC
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, December 31, 1968, page 8, col. 4


Name:   Starr Shelley
Parents: P. A. and Annie Coleman Shelley
Spouse:  Essie Clark Shelley
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 67, Born September 28, 1901
Place of Birth: Marion County
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death:  Marion
Place of Burial:  Rose Hill Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, December 31, 1968, page 8, col. 4