Extracts from Obituaries
Published in
 The Dillon Herald
Dillon, SC

 1970


The extracts for 1970 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:   Lawrence Delonah Price  
Parents: William C. and Eula Bigelow Price
Date of Birth/Age: Age 69
Place of Birth:  Florence County
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death: a Florence hospital
Place of Burial: Mt. Hope Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, January 6, 1970, page 5, col. 4 and 5


Name:      Julia Gray       
Place of Birth: native of Raleigh, resident of Manteo, N. C.
Date of Death: Sunday, January 4
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, January 6, 1970, page 5, col. 5 and 6 and Thursday, January 8, 1970, page 8, col. 5


Name:   Mrs. Jessie Butler
Date of Birth/Age: Age 69
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death: St. Eugene Hospital
Place of Burial:  Benevolent Cemetery, services at Bladenboro, N. C.
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, January 6, 1970, page 5, col. 6 and 7   


Name:     Bessie Tarte
Date of Birth/Age: Age 66
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death: a Mullins hospital
Place of Burial: Mount Calvary Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, January 6, 1970, page 5, col. 7  


Name:    Louis V. Sutton  
Date of Birth: August 6, 1889
Place of Birth:  Richmond, Virginia
Date of Death: January 5
Place of Death: Raleigh
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, January 6, 1970, page 1, col. 3 and 4   


Name:    Ronald Lorenzo McBride
Parents:  Robert McBride, Jr.,
Date of Birth/Age: Age 18
Date of Death: Saturday     auto accident
Place of Death: Henry Street
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, January 13, 1970, page 1, col.5 and 6   


Name:     Charles Guthrie Allen
Parents:  Mamie Guthrie Allen and William Allen of Dillon
Spouse:  Claire Bradwell Allen
Date of Birth/Age: Age 47
Place of Birth:  Burlington, N. C.
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death: home on East Harrison
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, January 13, 1970, page 1, col. 7 and 8 


Name:     William Dallas Bethea
Parents:  W. Ellis and Claudia Spinks Bethea of Latta
Date of Birth/Age: Age 79
Place of Birth: Latta resident
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death: Atlanta
Place of Burial: Magnolia Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, January 13, 1970, page 8, col. 3 


Name:     Lula Mae Page
Date of Birth/Age: Age 81
Place of Birth: Rt. 1, Fairmont, N. C. resident
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death: a Mullins hospital
Place of Burial: Bear Swamp Baptist Church cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, January 13, 1970, page 8, col. 3     


Name:     Alice Bryant
Parents: Wylie and Nancy Jackson Hulon
Date of Birth/Age: Age 78
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death: a Marion hospital
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, January 13, 1970, page 8, col. 3 and 4  


Name:    Letha Clyde Johnson
Date of Birth/Age: Age 56
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death: North Carolina
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, January 13, 1970, page 8, col. 4  


Name:    Gernie Franklin Hayes
Spouse:  Mary Caulk Hayes
Date of Birth/Age: Age 70
Place of Birth: of Lake View
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death: a Marion hospital
Place of Burial: Lake View Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, January 15, 1970, page 5, col. 3  


Name:     Lamar Brown
Date of Birth/Age: Age 32
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death: Dillon County
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, January 20, 1970, page 1, col. 4 and 5  


Name:    Estelle Barrington McIntyre
Date of Birth/Age: Age 74
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death: a local hospital
Place of Burial: Carolina Presbyterian Church cemetery near Clio
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, January 20, 1970, page 4, col. 7


Name:    Allen Hensley Woodard
Parents: Charlie and Hattie Brumbles Woodard of Dillon
Spouse:  Pearl Berry Woodard of Dillon
Date of Birth/Age: Age 69
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death: residence
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, January 20, 1970, page 4, col. 7   


Name:   Gladys Harper Register  
Spouse:  Clyde A. Register
Date of Birth/Age: Age 71
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death: Kingston, N. C.
Place of Burial: services from Edwards Funeral Home in Kingston
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, January 20, 1970, page 4, col. 7  


Name:  Keller D. Bethea III  
Parents: Mr. and Mrs. Keller D. Bethea, Jr.
Date of Birth/Age: infant
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death: a local hospital
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, January 20, 1970, page 4, col. 7 and 8


Name:    Beulah Cook Yarboro
Parents:  Cary and Lishann Caulder Cook 
Date of Birth/Age: Age 37
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death: a Charlotte, N. C. hospital        auto accident
Place of Burial: Bethlehem Church cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, January 20, 1970, page 4, col. 8  


Name:    Julius Rudnick
Spouse:  Leah Blumberg Rudnick
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death: Veterans Hospital at Fayetteville
Place of Burial:  services held at Waycross, Ga.
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, January 20, 1970, page 4, col. 8     


Name:    John C. Rogers
Spouse: Bliss Powell Rogers
Date of Birth/Age: Age 56
Place of Birth:  resident of Rt. 2, Fairmont, N. C.
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Burial: Bear Swamp Baptist Church cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, January 22, 1970, page 5, col. 7 


Name:     Eugene Brown
Spouse:  Evelyn Brown
Date of Birth/Age: Age 42
Place of Birth: Brunswick County, N. C., resident of St. Cloud, Florida
Date of Death: Friday        World War II veteran and Korea
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, January 22, 1970, page 5, col. 7 and 8  


Name:    David Shep Brogdon
Parents:  W. B. and Sarah McCormick Brogdon
Spouse:  Iola Bain Brogdon
Date of Birth/Age: Age 84
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death: a Mullins hospital
Place of Burial: Hopewell Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, January 27, 1970, page 8, col. 7


Name:     Bruce Williams
Spouse:  Feenie Herring
Date of Birth/Age: Age 74
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death: a Florence hospital
Place of Burial: Little Rock Baptist Church cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, January 27, 1970, page 8, col. 7  


Name:    Ralph Grooms
Parents:  Aggie Nora Grooms
Spouse:  Jessie Locklear Grooms
Date of Birth/Age: Age 50
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death: McColl
Place of Burial: Rogers Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, January 27, 1970, page 8, col. 7 and 8 


Name:    Annie May Johnson Hardaway
Parents: Davis Carlos and Lucy Pate Johnson
Spouse:  Thomas H. Hardaway
Place of Birth: Bewleyville, Ky
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death: McLeod Infirmary in Florence
Place of Burial: Cedar Hills Cemetery in Irvington, Ky
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, January 27, 1970, page 8, col. 8


Name:    Chalmers Lewis Lawson
Parents:  John L. Lawson and Sally Sealy Lawson
Spouse:  Edna Small Lawson
Date of Birth/Age: Age 74
Place of Birth:  Robeson County, N. C.
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death: a Mullins hospital
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, January 27, 1970, page 8, col. 8  


Name:     Dr. Jonas Bernanke
Spouse:  Dr. Pauline Haiden Bernanke of Dillon
Date of Birth/Age: Age 79
Place of Birth:  native of Austria
Date of Death: Thursday, January 29
Place of Death: McLeod’s Infirmary in Florence
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, January 29, 1970, page 1, col. 7 and Tuesday, February 3, 1970, page 1, col. 3 and 4


FEBRUARY


Name:     Dennis Walter Biggs
Spouse:  Margie Caldwell
Date of Death: Saturday, January 24
Place of Death: Southeastern General Hospital
Place of Burial: services were held Monday at First Baptist Church
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, February 3, 1970, page 4, col. 3


Name:     James Colon Grainger
Parents:  Mr. and Mrs. Dolphus Grainger of Nichols
Spouse:  Maxine M. Burns Grainger
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death: residence
Place of Burial: Pleasant View Cemetery, U. S. Navy during World War II
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, February 3, 1970, page 5, col. 4 and 5   


Name:    Gordon O’Brian 
Spouse:  former Ruth Price of Dillon
Date of Birth/Age: Age 47
Place of Birth:  native of Panama City, Fla.
Place of Burial: services January 31,  Greenlawn Cemetery at Panama City
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, February 3, 1970, page 4, col. 5


Name:     Jennie Belk
Parents:  Charles Henry Aycoth of Monroe, NC
Spouse:  Jennings Belk
Date of Birth/Age: Age 51
Date of Death:  Saturday
Place of Death:  home
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, February 3, 1970, page 4, col. 5  


Name:     Estelle Campbell
Parents:  Daniel Campbell and Eliza Ann Carmichael Campbell
Date of Birth/Age: Age 99
Place of Birth:  native of Dillon, Rowland resident
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death: Rowland
Place of Burial: Campbell - McDuffie family cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, February 5, 1970, page 10, col. 5  


Name:     Mack Robinson
Date of Birth/Age: Age 41
Place of Birth: Mullins resident
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death: near Fork    auto accident
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, February 10, 1970, page 1, col. 4 and 5


Name:     James Arthur Gerald
Date of Birth/Age: Age 34
Place of Birth:  Mullins resident
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death: Mullins Hospital    auto accident
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, February 10, 1970, page 1, col. 4 and 5 


Name:    William E. Guenther
Date of Birth/Age: Age 82
Place of Birth: native of Germany, Dillon resident
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death: St. Eugene Hospital        auto accident
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, February 10, 1970, page 1, col. 7 and 8  


Name:    Charlie Peanort     
Parents:  Toni and Patsy Peanort
Date of Birth/Age: Age 96
Place of Birth:  native of St. Stephens
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death: a hospital
Place of Burial: Union Cemetery    (AA)
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, February 10, 1970, page 5, col. 3


Name:     J. R. “Bert” McLaurin
Parents:  John I. and Mary McLyea McLaurin
Date of Birth/Age: Age 78
Place of Birth: Robeson County, N. C.
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death: local nursing home
Place of Burial: Dunbarton Cemetery near Floydale
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, February 10, 1970, page 5, col. 3   


Name:    Jesse Oates
Parents: W. J. and Margaret Brady Oates
Spouse:  Ola Wilkerson of Hamer
Date of Birth/Age: Age 68
Place of Birth:  Randolph County, N. C.
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death: a Dillon hospital
Place of Burial: Beulah Baptist Church Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, February 10, 1970, page 5, col. 3 and 4 


Name:    Mrs. N. M. Thompson, Sr.
Date of Birth/Age: Age 75
Place of Birth:  Rowland resident
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Burial: Rowland Cemetery 
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, February 10, 1970, page 5, col. 4  


Name:   James Richard “Ricky” Ford   
Parents: Benjamin F. and Frances Chalk Ford
Date of Birth/Age: Age 20
Place of Birth:  Kershaw County, resident of Great Falls
Date of Death: Saturday    auto accident
Place of Death: near Chester
Place of Burial: Ebeneezer Methodist Church Cemetery in Lugoff
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, February 10, 1970, page 5, col. 5  


Name:     James Vernon Hayes
Parents:  James S. and Alice Berry Hayes
Spouse:  Louise Fore Hayes
Date of Birth/Age: Age 78
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death: a Florence hospital
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, February 12, 1970, page 10, col. 3  


Name:    Samuel F. Gasque
Parents:  Samuel J. and Elizabeth Thomas Gasque
Spouse:  Julia Rowell Gasque
Date of Birth/Age: Age 82
Place of Birth:  Marion County
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death: a Myrtle Beach hospital
Place of Burial: Hillcrest Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, February 12, 1970, page 10, col. 4  


Name:     Vioa* Johnson Jackson
*As spelled in the obituary.  Should be Viola.  
Spouse:  Tracey Jackson
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death: St. Eugene Hospital
Place of Burial:  Pyerian Baptist Church cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, February 17, 1970, page 9, col. 3 and 4


Name:    Nell DeTreville Bethea
Parents:  James Copes and Julia Sauls DeTreville
Spouse: former Governor  Andrew J. Bethea
Place of Birth:  Walterboro
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death: Columbia residence
Place of Burial: Elmwood Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, February 17, 1970, page 9, col. 4, 5, 6 and 7


Name:     Georgia Jackson Caulder
Spouse:  Daniel Caulder
Date of Birth/Age: Age 84
Place of Birth:  Marion resident
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death: home
Place of Burial: Rose Hill Cemetery 
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, February 17, 1970, page 9, col.7 and 8 


Name:     Gary Junior Braddy
Date of Birth/Age: Age 23
Date of Death: Sunday        auto accident October 8
Place of Death: a Mullins hospital
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, February 17, 1970, page 10, col.1 and 2  


Name:     Lafar Lipscomb
Spouse:  Alice Cottingham Lipscomb
Date of Birth/Age: Age 85
Place of Birth:  Gaffney, former residents of Dillon
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death: Holy Cross Hospital in Silver Spring, Md.
Place of Burial: Oakland Cemetery in Gaffney, S. C.
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, February 17, 1970, page 12, col. 3   


Name:    Jeddie Sue McDonald McArthur 
Spouse:  Wade McArthur
Date of Birth/Age: Age 65
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death: Scotland County Memorial Hospital
Place of Burial: Hillside Cemetery, Laurinburg
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, February 19, 1970, page 1, col. 5


Name:     John W. Cottingham, Sr.
Parents:  Conner and Minnie Wishart Cottingham of the Carolina section
Place of Birth:  Dillon County, Lakeland, Fla. resident
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death: a Lakeland hospital
Place of Burial: funeral arrangements, Gentry Morrison Funeral Home of Lakeland, Fla.
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, February 24, 1970, page 4, col. 7


Name:     James Kelley Campbell
Parents:  John Campbell and Ida Carter Campbell
Spouse:  Ethel Watts Campbell
Date of Birth/Age: Age 74
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death: a Florence hospital
Place of Burial: Mount Zion Baptist Church cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, February 24, 1970, page 4, col. 7 and 8  


Name:    Flossie Gray
Spouse:  Will Gray
Date of Birth/Age: Age 80
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death: a local hospital
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, February 24, 1970, page 4, col. 8  


Name:     Darren Dudley Winesett
Parents:  Frank and Sarah Hoffmeyer Winesett
Date of Birth/Age: Age 16 months old  
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death: Cincinnati, Ohio
Place of Burial: Funeral in Pisgah United Methodist Church near Florence
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, February 26, 1970, page 4, col. 5  


Name:    Walter E. McRae        
Date of Birth/Age: Age 79  
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death: Cheraw
Place of Burial: services held at the Bennettsville Methodist Church
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, February 26, 1970, page 4, col. 5     

 
MARCH


Name:     Ellis Rowell Jr.
Parents:  Fannie Prince and Ellis Rowell Sr.
Spouse:  Kitty Brumbles Rowell
Date of Birth/Age: Age 31
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death: St. Eugene Hospital
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, March 3, 1970, page 8, col. 2   


Na me:    Charlie Page
Spouse:  Mattie Barfield
Date of Birth/Age: Age 59
Place of Birth: of Lake View
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Burial: services at Lake View Baptist Church
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, March 5, 1970, page 5, col. 1


Name:     Morgan Stanley James
Parents:  Boyd Preston and Anna R. James
Date of Birth/Age: Age 43
Place of Birth:  Marion County
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death: a Chicago hospital
Place of Burial: Reedy Creek Baptist Church
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, March 12, 1970, page 10, col. 4  


Name:     Isla Grainger Ford
Date of Birth/Age: Age 79
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death: a Mullins hospital
Place of Burial: Ford Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, March 12, 1970, page 10, col. 4      


Name:     Saundra Jean Elvington Garris
Parents:  Robert H. Garris
Spouse:  Lt. Raymond E. (Buster) Garris
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death: New Hanover Memorial Hospital, Wilmington, N. C.
Place of Burial: Bear Swamp Church cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, March 12, 1970, page 10, col. 4 and 5  


Name:    Bill Scully
Spouse:  Marie Gibson Bethea Scully of Sikeston, Mo. and of Dillon
Date of Birth/Age: Age 53
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death: a Memphis, Tenn. hospital
Place of Burial: Dothan Cemetery, veteran of World War II
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, March 12, 1970, page 10, col. 5 and Tuesday, March 17, page 10, col. 5


Name:     George Ellis Jackson
Parents:  Arthur and Helen Lane Jackson
Spouse:  Chancie Jackson
Date of Birth/Age: Age 55
Place of Birth: Latta
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death: a Florence hospital
Place of Burial: Catfish Creek Baptist Church cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, March 12, 1970, page 10, col. 5  


Name:      Ida Mae Tucker
Date of Birth/Age: Age 54
Date of Death: Saturday    auto accident
Place of Death: near here
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, March 17, 1970, page 1, col. 4   


Name:     Alma Lewis Brown
Date of Birth/Age: Age 60
Date of Death: Saturday        auto accident
Place of Death: near here
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, March 17, 1970, page 1, col. 4     


Name:     Lonnie Grice
Parents:  Henry and Finnie Clarke Grice of Dillon County
Spouse:  Inez Bailey Grice of Latta
Date of Birth/Age: Age 70
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death: a Marion hospital
Place of Burial: Magnolia Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, March 17, 1970, page 9, col. 5 and 6 


Name:     Elizabeth M. Parker
Parents:  J. H. and Annie Rogers Carper of Rowland
Spouse:  Aubrey Parker
Date of Birth/Age: 
Place of Birth:  Rowland resident
Date of Death: Friday        auto accident
Place of Death: near here
Place of Burial: Rowland Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, March 24, 1970, page 1, col. 7 and 8   


Name:     James D. McKeller
Spouse:  Marie Christenburg McKeller
Date of Birth/Age: Age 51
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Burial: Kentyre Presbyterian Church cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, March 24, 1970, page 5, col. 1 


Name:     Angela Darnell Caulder
Parents:  F. J. and Lily Polston Caulder of Latta
Date of Birth/Age: Age five months old
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death: home
Place of Burial: Bethlehem Church adjoining cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, March 24, 1970, page 5, col. 1 and 2   


Name:    Rev. Theron James Anderson
Parents:  Edwin and Fannie Anderson
Spouse:  Eunice Sansbury Anderson of Latta
Date of Birth/Age: Age 63
Place of Birth:  Darlington County
Date of Death: Tuesday 
Place of Burial: Lake Swamp Cemetery near Timmonsville
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, March 26, 1970, page 1, col. 3


Name:     Douglas Foch Price
Parents:  Mr. and Mrs. Foch Price
Spouse:  Betty Hulon Price
Date of Birth/Age: Age 22
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death: auto accident near Hamer
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, March 31, 1970, page 1, col. 7 and 8  


Name:  Anton G. Johnson   
Spouse: Selina Johnson
Date of Birth/Age: Age 64
Date of Death: Sunday    auto accident
Place of Death: near here
Place of Burial: Sleepy Hollow Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, March 31, 1970, page 1, col. 7 and 8     


Name:     Selina Johnson
Spouse:  Anton G. Johnson
Date of Birth/Age: Age 58
Place of Birth:  native of Northern Ireland
Date of Death: Monday        auto accident
Place of Death: near here
Place of Burial: Sleepy Hollow Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, March 31, 1970, page 1, col. 7 and 8      


Name:     Ira J. Parker
Parents:  Charles Parker and Alice Livener Parker
Spouse:  Bernie Johnson Parker of Dillon
Date of Birth:  March 1, 1898
Place of Birth:  Marlboro County
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death: a local nursing home
Place of Burial: Evergreen Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, March 31, 1970, page 8, col. 3  


Name:     Charles Elwood Brown Jr.
Parents:  Charles and Carolyn Brown
Date of Birth/Age: Age: infant son 
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death: a local hospital
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, March 31, 1970, page 8, col. 4  


APRIL


Name:     R. Lee McLaurin
Parents:   Duncan and Lillie Parrish McLaurin
Spouse:  Odessa Bethea McLaurin
Date of Birth/Age: Age 62
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death:  Friday
Place of Death:  Manning        auto accident
Place of Burial:  Dothan Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, April 7, 1970, page 1, col. 8


Name:     Casper P. Hamilton
Spouse:  Lillie Hardee Hamilton
Date of Birth/Age: Age 76
Place of Birth:  of Dillon
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death: a Florence hospital
Place of Burial: Evergreen Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, April 7, 1970, page 5, col. 4 


Name:    George Clarence Rouse
Parents: Robert Curtis and Joyce Elaine Curtis  Rouse 
Date of Birth/Age: Age infant
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death: a Marion hospital
Place of Burial: Watson Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, April 7, 1970, page 5, col. 4 and 5


Name:    Jimmy Horne
Parents:  Mattie Jackson Horne and Clifton Horne
Date of Birth/Age: Age 34
Place of Birth:  of Lake View
Date of Death:  Monday
Place of Death: Veterans Hospital in Fayetteville, N. C.
Place of Burial:  Lake View Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, April 7, 1970, page 5, col. 5 and 6


Name:    Minnie Hood Tally  
Parents: Hollis R. and Nellie Williams Hood
Date of Birth/Age: Age 96
Date of Death:  Monday
Place of Death: a local nursing home
Place of Burial: Hope Methodist Cemetery in Bonlee, N. C. 
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, April 7, 1970, page 5, col. 7 & 8


Name:     Boyd Humphrey
Spouse:  Nellie Smith Humphrey
Date of Birth/Age: Age 60
Date of Death:  Wednesday
Place of Death: home
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, April 9, 1970, page 1, col. 7 and 8


Name:     Waitus Cain
Spouse:  Primrose Hatchell Cain
Date of Birth/Age: Age 78
Place of Birth:  Horry County
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death: Providence Hospital
Place of Burial: Dillon
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, April 9, 1970, page 5, col. 3


Name:     Lutie Berry Hayes
Parents:  J. Madison Berry and Florence Hayes Berry
Spouse:  Oscar M. Hayes
Date of Birth/Age: Age 73
Date of Death:  March 23
Place of Death: Riverside Hospital, Hampton, Va.
Place of Burial: Peninsular Memorial Park
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, April 9, 1970, page 5, col. 3 and 4


Name:    Harold Nelson Cousar
Date of Birth/Age: Age 93
Date of Death:  Sunday
Place of Death: a Dillon hospital
Place of Burial: Alford Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, April 14, 1970, page 5, col. 3 and 4


Name:     Larry Ford       
Parents:   Mr. and Mrs. Jethro Ford  
Date of Birth/Age: Age 20
Date of Death:  Saturday
Place of Death: St. Eugene Hospital
Place of Burial: Spring Hill Cemetery  (AA)
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, April 14, 1970, page 5, col. 4 and 5


Name:     Maxie F. Rouse
Spouse:  Estelle H. Rouse
Date of Birth/Age: Age 70
Date of Death:  Tuesday
Place of Death:  a local rest home
Place of Burial: Church of God Prophesy cemetery at Stedman, N. C.
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, April 14, 1970, page 5, col. 6, 7 and 8


Name:     Marvin Edward Coates
Parents:   Clarence C. and Melinda Turner Coates
Spouse:  Hapsy Hulon Coates
Date of Birth/Age: Age 57
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death:  Monday
Place of Death: Bethesda, Md.
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, April 16, 1970, page 8, col. 1


Name:     Sara Elizabeth Mason 
Date of Death:  Friday
Place of Death: a local hospital
Place of Burial: Hazzy Grove Baptist Church cemetery  (AA)
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, April 21, 1970, page 10, col. 4


Name:     Roland Weatherford
Parents:   Mr. and Mrs. Roland Weatherford Sr.
Spouse:  Katie Jean Lee Weatherford
Date of Birth/Age: Age 26
Place of Birth:  Dillon County native, Florence resident
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death: a Florence hospital
Place of Burial: Bethesda Southern Methodist Church cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, April 21, 1970, page 10, col. 4


Name:    Hattie Sue Allen
Date of Birth/Age: Age 76
Place of Birth: 
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death: a local hospital
Place of Burial: Mt. Calvary Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, April 21, 1970, page 10, col. 4 and 5


Name:     Cletus McDowell
Parents:  Advill and Annie Mae Caulder McDowell
Spouse:  Belle Cook McDowell
Date of Birth/Age: Age 52
Place of Birth: Marlboro County
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death: here
Place of Burial: Oak Grove Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, April 21, 1970, page 10, col. 5


Name:     Clifton Woodall
Parents:   Joseph and Nancy Hodge Woodall
Spouse:  Ola S. Woodall
Date of Birth/Age: Age 69  
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death: St. Eugene Hospital
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, April 28, 1970, page 4, col. 1


Name:    Make McRae  
Parents: Gilbert and Flora Jane McRae
Spouse:  Rosa Grant McRae
Date of Birth/Age: Age 60
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death: St. Eugene Hospital
Place of Burial: St. Mary Cemetery ( AA)
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, April 28, 1970, page 4, col. 1 and 2


Name:     James R. Oliver, Jr.
Parents:  James R. and Dorita Carmichael Oliver of Robeson County, N. C.
Date of Birth/Age: Age 7
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death: Southeastern General Hospital
Place of Burial: Olivet Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, April 30, 1940, page 1, col. 1 and 2 

 
MAY


Name:     Luby Franklin Herring
Spouse: Ola Scott Herring
Date of Birth/Age: Age 78
Place of Birth: Wilmington, N. C. resident
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death: Cape Fear Memorial Hospital
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Memorial Park
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, May 5, 1970, page 8, col. 1


Name:     Mildred Edens Hatcher
Parents:  Vance Edens and Connie Sanderson Edens
Spouse:  Hartley Hatcher
Date of Birth: April 4, 1922
Place of Birth: Dillon, Charleston resident
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death: residence
Place of Burial: Riverview Memorial Park
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, May 5, 1970, page 8, col. 1 


Name:     Mrs. G. F. Kirby
Parents: John F. and Emma Carr Heitman
Spouse: Rev. George F. Kirby
Date of Birth/Age: Age 88
Place of Birth:  Chapel Hill, N. C.
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death: a Florence hospital
Place of Burial: Beaufort Memorial Gardens
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, May 5, 1970, page 8, col. 1and 2   


Name:    Etta Meggs Lundy
Parents: William and Annie Hayes Meggs
Date of Birth/Age: Age 77
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Burial: Bethesda Methodist Church cemetery at Oak Grove 
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, May 7, 1970, page 6, col. 7 and 8  


Name:     Willie Miller
Date of Birth/Age: Age 75
Date of Death:  Monday
Place of Death: a Mullins hospital
Place of Burial: Miller Family Cemetery near Lake View 
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, May 12, 1970, page 8, col. 1   


Name:     Luther Rising, Sr.
Spouse:  Mabel Hayes Rising
Date of Birth/Age: Age 55
Date of Death: this morning
Place of Death: VA hospital in Fayetteville
Place of Burial: Evergreen Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, May 12, 1970, page 8, col. 2   


Name:     Minnie S. Stone
mother of Tom Cottingham
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death: Southeastern General Hospital, Lumberton, N. C.
Place of Burial: Lumberton
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, May 14, 1970, page 8, col. 5  


Name:     R. Earle Atkinson, Sr.
Parents:  Benjamin and Henrietta G. Atkinson
Spouse:  former Vivian McMillan of Latta
Date of Birth: December 16, 1897
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death: Marion Memorial Hospital
Place of Burial: Magnolia Cemetery, Latta
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, May 19, 1970, page 1, col. 1, 2 and 3  


Name:     Ernest Michael McRae
Parents:  Mr. and Mrs. Alphonso McRae
Date of Birth/Age: Age 12
Place of Death: Thursday    auto accident
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, May 19, 1970, page 1, col. 6  


Name:     Mrs. Walter E. McRae, Sr.
mother of Mrs. Kenneth Kornahrens
Spouse: Walter E. McRae, Sr.
Date of Death: Thursday, May 21st
Place of Burial: services at Whitner Funeral Home in Bennettsville
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, May 21, 1970, page 1, col. 6


Name:     Samuel Hunter Blakely, Sr.
Parents:  Ludy Parke and Carolyn Brewton Blakely
Spouse:  Mrs. Samuel Hunter Blakely, Jr. of Charlotte, N. C.
Date of Birth/Age: Age 79
Place of Birth:  Ora, Latta resident
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death: Charleston
Place of Burial: Ora Cemetery in Ora
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, May 21, 1970, page 7, col. 5


Name:     Anabel H. Grantham
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death: Marion County Memorial Hospital
Place of Burial: Lake View Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, May 26, 1970, page 8, col. 3 and 4  


Name:     Rev. Sister Lena McEachern   
Parents: Jim and Roxie Davis
Spouse: Joseph McEachern
Date of Birth/Age: Age 62
Place of Birth:  North Carolina
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death: McLeod Infirmary in Florence
Place of Burial: St. Matthews A. M. E. Church cemetery in Hamer (AA)
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, May 28, 1970, page 10, col. 7 and 8

 
JUNE


Name:     Edward F. Quinn
Parents:  John Quinn and Mary Q. Quinn
Spouse:  Janie Bridges Quinn
Date of Birth/Age: Age 73
Place of Birth:  Pittsburgh, Pa.
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death: a Fayetteville, N. C. hospital
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery, retired sergeant in the U. S. Army
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, June 2, 1970, page 5, col. 5


Name:     Essie Moody
Spouse:  Lupken Moody of Columbia
Date of Birth/Age: Age 44  
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death: a Columbia hospital
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, June 2, 1970, page 5, col. 5  


Name:    Junior Phillips
Parents:  Murdock A. and Ida Bullock Phillips
Spouse:  Virgie McGrady Phillips
Date of Birth/Age: Age 68
Place of Birth:  Laurel Hill, N. C.
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death: a Marion hospital
Place of Burial: Evergreen Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, June 2, 1970, page 5, col. 5  


Name:     Thomas Clifton Berry, Sr.
Parents:  Stafford Berry and Ida Reason Berry
Spouse:  Ruth Bailey Berry
Date of Birth/Age: Age 55
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death: McLeod Infirmary
Place of Burial: services held at Bethea Funeral Home in Latta
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, June 4, 1970, page 7, col. 4


Name:     William C. Byrd
Date of Birth/Age: Age 69
Place of Birth:  Robeson County, Kingsport Tenn. resident
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death: Kingsport Manor Nursing Home
Place of Burial: Page’s Chapel Church cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, June 9, 1970, page 8, col. 5, 6, 7 and 8 



Name:      James Leggett
Date of Birth/Age: Age 39
Place of Birth:  native of Fairmont
Date of Death: last night    accident
Place of Death: Mill Bass place near the North Carolina line
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, June 11, 1970, page 1, col. 6, 7 and 8


Name:     Prentis Clifford Brigman
Parents:  Charlie Brigman and Mary Carabo Brigman
Date of Birth/Age: Age 60
Place of Birth: Marlboro County 
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death: Shaw Air Force Base hospital
Place of Burial: Bethleham Cemetery in Marlboro County
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, June 11, 1970, page 8, col. 4   


Name:     Rena Mae McLeod  
Parents:  Clifford McLeod and Faye Williams McLeod  
Date of Birth/Age: Age 57
Place of Birth:  Dutton, Fla.
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death: a Mullins hospital
Place of Burial: Lake View Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, June 16, 1970, page 5, col. 3 


Name:  Angie Lane Campbell
Parents:  Otha and Lorraine Bryant Lane of Latta
Date of Birth/Age: Age 37
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death: a Columbia hospital
Place of Burial: Magnolia Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, June 16, 1970, page 5, col. 3     


Name:     Mary Frances McKeller
Date of Birth/Age: Age 87  
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Burial:  Snead’s Cemetery in Dillon County (located beside fire dept.on  Oakland Rd, near Oakland community) hlw
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, June 18, 1970, page 10, col. 7 


Name:     Ruby Hicks Campbell
Parents:  David and Harriet Moody Hicks
Spouse:  John Hugh Campbell
Date of Birth/Age: age 62
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death: a Florence hospital
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, June 18, 1970, page 10, col. 7 and 8


Name:    James O. Warren, Jr.
Parents:  Jr. and Mrs. J. O. Warren, Sr. of Dillon  
Date of Birth/Age: Age 27
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death: a Portsmouth, Va. naval hospital
Place of Burial: Evergreen Cemetery, U. S. Navy, Vietnam
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, June 23, 1970, page 8, col. 6 and 7  


Name:     Melie Jackson  
Spouse:  Ida King Jackson
Date of Birth/Age: Age 99
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death: his residence
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, June 23, 1970, page 8, col. 7  


Name:     Ortan Barton
Date of Birth/Age: Age 40
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death: Cadette Page farm
Place of Burial:  taken to Cox-Collins Funeral Home in Mullins
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, June 25, 1970, page 10, col. 4 

 
JULY


Name:     Albert Rowell
Spouse:  Eva Norton Rowell
Date of Birth/Age: Age 68
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death: his residence
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, July 2, 1970, page 5, col. 7 and 8  


Name:     Miss Lou Ella Spivey
Date of Birth/Age: Age 61
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death: Fairmont, N. C. home
Place of Burial: Bear Swamp Church cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, July 2, 1970, page 5, col. 8  


Name:     Nina Heniford
Parents:  Jesse Stanton Rowell and Caroline Herring Rowell
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death: a Hartsville nursing home
Place of Burial: Pleasant Meadow Baptist Church cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, July 7, 1970, page 1, col. 3.


Name:     Emma Louis McDaniel
Parents:  William and Mary Barrow Louis of Marlboro County
Date of Birth/Age: Age 91
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death: St. Eugene Hospital
Place of Burial: services at Hull Gospel Holiness Church
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, July 7, 1970, page 1, col. 3 and Thursday, July 9, 1970, page 8, col. 4.


Name:     Alice Morris
Date of Birth/Age: Age 78
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death: a local hospital
Place of Burial: Pleasant Grove Church
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, July 7, 1970, page 1, col. 3  


Name:     Dock Bethea   
Spouse:  Eddie Bethea
Date of Birth/Age: Age 79
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death: home
Place of Burial: Beulah United Methodist Church cemetery (AA)
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, July 7, 1970, page 1, col. 3, 4 and 5


Name:     Alma Page Britt
Parents: Elias J. and Bertha Price Page
Spouse: Tucker Britt
Date of Birth/Age: Age 65
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death: a local hospital
Place of Burial: Cedardale Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, July 9, 1970, page 8, col. 4   


Name:     Annie Sherwood Allen
Parents: T. C. and Laura Legette Sherwood of Little Rock
Spouse:  Rev. W. C. Allen
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death: Columbia
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, July 14, 1970, page 1, col. 1       


Name:     Denford Berry
Date of Birth/Age: Age 62
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death: St. Eugene Hospital
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, July 14, 1970, page 1, col. 1           


Name:    Ella Hyatt Webster
Parents:  Evandor and Rebecca Rowell Hyatt
Spouse:  Curtis F. Webster
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death: residence
Place of Burial: Pleasant Grove Baptist Church cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, July 14, 1970, page 1, col. 1               


Name:    Joseph Blackmon
Spouse:  Lizzie Hodge Blackmon
Date of Birth/Age: Age 46
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death: Hamer
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, July 14, 1970, page 1, col. 4            


Name:     Robert Harold Martin, Sr.
Parents:  Henry B. and Rosie Wilkerson Martin
Spouse:  Mildred E. Hamilton Martin
Date of Birth/Age: Age 52
Place of Birth:  Rowland, N. C.
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death: St. Eugene Hospital
Place of Burial: Dothan Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, July 16, 1970, page 8, col. 3 and Tuesday, July 21, 1970, page 8, col. 2, 3 and 4


Name:     Arthur McCain Rogers
Parents:  George S. and Jeanette Goodyear Rogers
Date of Birth/Age: Age 73
Place of Birth: Marion County
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death: a Fayetteville, N. C. hospital
Place of Burial: Hopewell Cemetery, World War I and II
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, July 16, 1970, page 8, col. 3 and 4  


Name:     James Sidney Lowry
Date of Death: Thursday, July 16
Place of Death: near Latta
Place of Burial: released to the Marks Funeral Home of Rockingham
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, July 21, 1970, page 1, col. 6, 7 and 8    


Name:     Dianne Walker
Date of Death: Thursday, July 16
Place of Death: near Latta
Place of Burial: taken by Thomas McAfee Funeral Home to Greenville, S. C.
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, July 21, 1970, page 1, col. 6, 7 and 8     


Name:     Hazel Jean Braddy      
Date of Birth/Age: Age 14
Date of Death: Saturday    auto accident
Place of Burial:  (AA)
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, July 21, 1970, page 1, col. 4 and 5      


Name:    James Arthur Chestnut
Parents:  George Melton and Avie Jane Sarvis Chestnut
Spouse:  Rowena Owen Chestnut
Date of Birth/Age: Age 62
Place of Birth:  Conway, Dillon County past 24 years
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death: a local hospital
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, July 21, 1970, page 8, col. 1  


Name:    Thomas Adams
Parents: 
Spouse: 
Date of Birth/Age: Age 55
Place of Birth:  formerly of Dillon
Date of Death:  Saturday
Place of Death:  Miami, Fla.
Place of Burial: Evergreen Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, July 21, 1970, page 8, col. 1     


Name:     Mamie DuRant Hayes
Parents:  Olin Lowery and Marty Joe Nix DuRant
Spouse:  E. P. Hayes of Little Rock
Date of Birth/Age: Age 83
Place of Birth: Pickens, S. C.
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death: Jacksonville, Fla.
Place of Burial: Little Rock Methodist Church cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, July 21, 1970, page 8, col. 1        


Name:     Pauline Lindsey Breeden
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Burial: funeral at Whitner Funeral Home 
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, July 21, 1970, page 8, col. 5      


Name:     Anita Sue Hayes
Parents:  Mr. and Mrs. Jerry Hayes
Date of Birth/Age: Age three - year old
Date of Death: Saturday    auto accident
Place of Burial: services held at Little Rock Baptist Church  
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, July 21, 1970, page 8, col. 6 and 7  


Name:     John Henry Rogers
Date of Birth/Age: Age 79
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death: a local hospital
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, July 21, 1970, page 8, col. 7 and 8 


Name:     James B. (Buddy) Harrelson
Spouse:  Betty Owens Harrelson
Date of Birth/Age: Age 41
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death: a Mullins hospital
Place of Burial: Lake View Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, July 28, 1970, page 4, col. 3  


Name:      Marion Boyd Coward
Parents:  Ervin and Mary Hyatt Coward of the Floydale community  
Date of Birth/Age: Age 81
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death: veterans hospital in Fayetteville, N. C.
Place of Burial: Pleasant Grove Baptist Church cemetery, (WW II Veteran)
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, July 28, 1970, page 4, col. 3     


Name:     Thad Hoyt Rogers
Parents:  Ebb Hamilton and Mollie Huggins Rogers
Spouse:  Lula Owens
Date of Birth/Age: Age 64
Place of Birth: Marion County
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death: a Mullins hospital
Place of Burial: Fork Baptist Church Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, July 28, 1970, page 4, col. 3    


Name:     Margie Tyler Stanton
Parents: Willie D. and Fannie Beulah Byrd Tyler
Spouse: James F. Stanton
Date of Birth/Age: Age 65
Place of Birth:  Horry County
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death: a Mullins hospital
Place of Burial: Devotion Gardens Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Thursday, July 30, 1970, page 4, col. 8   

 
AUGUST


Name:     Harvey Locklear
Date of Birth/Age: Age 48 
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death: a Bennettsville hospital
Place of Burial:  Leland Grove Church cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, August 4, 1970, page 10, col. 6


Name:     Annis Hatcher Ammons
Date of Birth/Age: Age 87  
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death: Sunny Acres Rest Home
Place of Burial: Catfish Creek Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, August 4, 1970, page 10, col. 6 


Name:     Merrick Infant
Parents:  Mr. and Mrs. Frank Merrick
Date of Birth/Age: Infant
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death: St. Eugene Hospital
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, August 6, 1970, page 5, col. 7


Name:     Amanda Cook Lewis
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death: a Columbia hospital
Place of Burial: arrangements incomplete
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, August 6, 1970, page 5, col. 7   


Name:     William E. McDonald
Spouse:  Mary Williams McDonald of Atlanta
Date of Birth/Age: Age 81
Date of Death: July 29th
Place of Death:  Atlanta, Ga.
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, August 6, 1970, page 5, col. 8  


Name:     Furnie Smith Bryant
Parents:  James and Rebecca Bryant
Date of Birth/Age: Age 80
Place of Birth:  native of Nichols
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death: a Spartanburg hospital
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery of Dillon
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, August 11, 1970, page 1, col. 5  


Name:   William P. (Bill) Jones, Sr.   
Spouse:  Harriet Burch Jones
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Burial: Chattam Hill Memorial Garden in Cheraw 
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, August 11, 1970, page 1, col. 5      


Name:     Frank C. Meekins
Spouse:  Margaret Culberth Meekins
Date of Birth/Age: Age 78
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Perpetual Cemetery of Dillon 
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, August 13, 1970, page 8, col. 7 and 8


Name:     Luther G. Caulder, Sr. (Dock)
Spouse:  Thelma Caulder
Date of Death: August 12
Place of Death: Loris Community Hospital        auto accident
Place of Burial: services at Pleasant Grove Baptist Church  (Veteran)
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, August 13, 1970, page 8, col. 8   
 

Name:     Hubert Govan   
Date of Birth/Age: Age 45
Place of Birth:  Loris resident
Date of Death: Sunday        auto accident
Place of Death: a Mullins hospital
Place of Burial: (AA)
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, August 18, 1970, page 1, col. 4 and 5 


Name:     Ronald K. Sweat
Parents:  Arthur Sweat
Date of Birth/Age: Age 20
Date of Death: Saturday        drowning accident
Place of Death: Wrightsville Beach, N, C.
Place of Burial: Oak Grove Baptist Church near Latta
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, August 18, 1970, page 1, col. 3 


Name:     Neal Archie Sellers       
Spouse:  Arnetha Sellers
Date of Birth/Age: Age 34
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death: St. Eugene Hospital
Place of Burial: St. Mary Cemetery (AA)
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, August 18, 1970, page 12, col. 1.


Name:  Lucius Livinton         
Place of Burial: St. Mary Cemetery (AA)
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, August 18, 1970, page 12, col. 1. 


Name:     John Alton McLeod
Parents:  Neil Alexander and Mary Catherine McPhail McLeod 
Spouse:  Annie McLean of Bingham on April 29, 1903
Date of Birth: February 8, 1877
Place of Birth:  near Bingham
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death: St. Eugene Hospital
Place of Burial: Alford Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, August 18, 1970, page 12, col. 1.

Name:     M. Rembert Proctor
Parents:  Henry C. and Hattie Powers Proctor of Dillon County
Spouse:  first marriage, Mary Susan Hamilton Proctor, second marriage, Jeannette Hamilton Proctor
Date of Birth/Age: Age 85 
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death: a Marion hospital
Place of Burial: Little Rock Cemetery (Huggins Cemetery) hlw
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, August 18, 1970, page 12, col.1 and 2.


Name:    Mrs. A. V. Bethea, Sr.
Maiden name: former Martha (Mattie) Rebecca Cooper
Parents:  Noah B. and Lucinda J. Cooper
Spouse:  Alpheus Victor Bethea
Date of Birth/Age: Age 84
Place of Birth:  Mullins
Date of Death: August 14
Place of Death: a Florence hospital
Place of Burial: Dothan Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, August 18, 1970, page 12, col. 2.


Name:     Harry R. Norton
Parents:  Florence Hamilton Norton and Wade H. Norton
Spouse:  Peggy Blume Norton
Date of Birth/Age: Age 37
Place of Birth:  Gibson, N. C., moved to Dillon age 12, resident of Blythwood
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Burial: Sandy Level Baptist Church cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, August 20, 1970, page 1, col. 1 and 2  


Name:     James A. Harris
Parents:  W. C. F. and Josie Lee Kirk Harris
Spouse:  Catharine Lucius  Harris
Date of Birth/Age: Age 53
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death: a Florence hospital
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, August 27, 1970, page 1, col. 6

 
SEPTEMBER


Name:     Preston Elmore Frazier
Parents:  Jack H. and Agnus Weathered Frazier
Spouse:  Hattie Smith Frazier
Date of Birth/Age: Age 49
Place of Birth:  Seymore, Tex.
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death: his residence
Place of Burial: Carolina Presbyterian Church cemetery, (WW II Veteran)
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, September 1, 1970, page 7, col. 1  


Name:    Dr. Conan Mills Roberts 
Parents:  Edward B. and Lucille Mills Roberts  
Date of Birth/Age: Age 44
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Burial: Evergreen Cemetery, veteran of World War II
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, September 1, 1970, page 7, col. 1     


Name:   Frank Page
Parents: Calvin and Laura Page
Date of Birth/Age: Age 92
Date of Death:  Saturday
Place of Death:  Marion Memorial Hospital
Place of Burial: Lake View Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, September 1, 1970, page 7, col. 1 and 2 


Name:     Wilbur (Bill) Miller
Parents:  Smith and Blanche Turner Miller
Date of Birth/Age: Age 50
Place of Birth:  Robeson County
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death: his residence of the Carolina Section of Dillon County
Place of Burial: Miller Family cemetery near Lake View
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, September 1, 1970, page 7, col. 2  


Name:     Armond Dickens
Date of Birth/Age: Age 76
Place of Birth: of Sanford, Fla.
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death: Sanford, Fla.
Place of Burial: Magnolia Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, September 1, 1970, page 7, col. 2  


Name:     James Leroy Jackson
Parents:  Sally G. Jackson
Spouse:  Mildred Hyman Jackson
Date of Birth/Age: Age 39
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death: a local hospital
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, September 1, 1970, page 7, col. 2 


Name:     Jimmie Hyatt
Parents:  Mr. and Mrs. Henry Hyatt
Date of Birth/Age: Age 25 
Date of Death: Monday    auto accident
Place of Death: Beaufort, S. C.
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, September 1, 1970, page 7, col. 2   


Name:     Newburn Stacy Huggins
Date of Birth/Age: Age 84
Date of Death:  Monday
Place of Death: St. Eugene Hospital
Place of Burial: Little Rock Baptist Church cemetery (Huggins Cemetery) hlw 
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, September 1, 1970, page 7, col. 2 


Name:     Larry Lee Goodyear
Parents:  Mr. and Mrs. James C. Goodyear
Spouse:  Sharon Zemelinsky Goodyear
Date of Birth/Age: Age 27
Place of Birth: native of Dillon, resident of Ladies Island Beaufort
Date of Death: Monday        auto accident
Place of Death:
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery in Dillon 
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, September 3, 1970, page 6, col. 7  


Name:     Harriet Ruth Hayes  
Parents:  Osburne C. and Catherine Jackson Hayes
Date of Birth/Age:
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death: a Charlotte, N. C. hospital 
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, September 8, 1970, page 1, col. 5


Name:     Cary Thomas McKenzie
Parents:  I. H. and Ida Taylor McKenzie
Spouse:  Ruth H. McKenzie
Date of Birth: April 22, 1900
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death: a Marion hospital
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, September 8, 1970, page 4, col. 7 and 8  


Name:     Maggie Hargrove
Date of Birth/Age: Age 104
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death: a local nursing home
Place of Burial: Beulah Baptist Church cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, September 8, 1970, page 4, col. 8  


Name:     Sophie Patrick Owens
Parents: Eligh Victor and Jenny Lee Brenton Rogers 
Spouse:  Gary C. Owens
Date of Birth/Age: Age 61
Place of Birth:  Marion County
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death: a local hospital
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, September 10, 1970, page 5, col. 4 and 5 


Name:     Ernest Willie Gasque
Parents:  Maggie Clark Gasque and Willie Gasque
Spouse:  Kate W. Gasque
Date of Birth/Age: Age 53
Place of Birth:  Marion County
Date of Death: Monday  
Place of Burial: Union Baptist Church cemetery 
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, September 10, 1970, page 10, col. 6, 7 and 8 


Name:      Pfc. Galen Spinks Miles
Parents:  Mr. and Mrs. Rufus Carl Miles of Dillon
Spouse:  Judy Ann Russ Miles
Date of Birth/Age: Age 20
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: September 9
Place of Death: Vietnam
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, September 15, 1970, page 1, col. 7 and 8 and Thursday, September 17, page 5, col. 2 and 3  


Name:     Woodrow Jackson
Parents:  Wellington and Mary Susan Bailey Jackson
Date of Birth/Age: Age 54
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Saturday    auto accident
Place of Death: near Dillon
Place of Burial:  Pleasant Grove Cemetery, 23rd Infantry, Vietnam veteran
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, September 15, 1970, page 5, col. 8


Name:     Fannie G. Rozier
Spouse:  Marion P. Rozier
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death: Southeastern General Hospital at Lumberton, N. C.
Place of Burial: Lake View Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, September 17, 1970, page 5, col. 3  


Name:     Jimmy C. Manning       
Date of Birth/Age: Age 21
Date of Death: Saturday        accident
Place of Death: Little Rock
Place of Burial:  (AA)
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, September 22, 1970, page 1, col. 4 and 5  

    
Name:    Walter McDonald       
Parents:  Neil & Mary Wethington McDonald
Spouse:  Mrs. Walter McDonald
Date of Birth/Age:  59
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Burial:  Magnolia Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, September 22, 1970, page 4, col.7  


Name:   Louis Daniels      
Parents:  Dargan & Elizabeth Surles Daniels
Date of Birth/Age:  78
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death:  a Marion hospital
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, September 22, 1970, page 4, col.7 & 8   


Name:     Macie Evans Thompson       
Parents:  Mr. & Mrs. Cleveland Evans
Spouse:  J. P. Thompson
Date of Birth/Age:  46
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Burial:  Lake View Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, September 22, 1970, page 4, col.8 

 
Name:      Hope Manning Cribb     
Parents:  late Holland & Clara Ellen Bethea Manning
Spouse:  late Jessie C. Cribb
Date of Birth/Age:  75
Place of Birth:  Latta
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death:  an Orangeburg nursing home
Place of Burial:  Magnolia Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday September 24, 1970, page 8, col. 5


Name:    Blanche McEachern
Parents:  late Hennon & Annie Bell Carmichael
Spouse:  Rev. John W. McEachern
Date of Birth/Age:  65
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Burial:  St. Mary’s Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday September 29, 1970, page 10, col. 4


Name:     Coy B. Huggins
Parents:  late John H. & Maggie Goodwin Huggins
Spouse:  Mrs. Vallie Herring Huggins
Date of Birth/Age:  62
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death:  306 E. Earl St.
Place of Burial:  Greenlawn Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday September 29, 1970, page 10, col. 4  


Name:  Mrs. Reaves Alford Salter   
Parents:  late Sarah Reaves & Leroy B. Alford, Latta, SC
Spouse:  late Lewis S. Salter
Date of Birth/Age:  70
Place of Birth:  Dillon County native
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death:  Las Cruces, New Mexico
Place of Burial:  Norman, Oklahoma
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday September 29, 1970, page 10, col. 4 & 5


Name:      Fred Nash Lane
Parents:  Mrs. Worth Gaddy
Date of Birth/Age:  35
Place of Birth:  Dillon County native
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death:  Jacksonville, Fla.
Place of Burial:  Greenlawn Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday September 29, 1970, page 10, col. 6  


Name:      Robert Fuller Bethea
Parents:  late W. A. Ellis & Claudia Spinks Bethea
Spouse:  Mrs. Florence Easterling Bethea
Date of Birth/Age:  81
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death:  a Marion hospital
Place of Burial:  Magnolia Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday September 29, 1970, page 10, col. 7  


  OCTOBER


Name:      Tracey Franklin Powers         
Parents:  Mrs. Minnie Jackson & late Johnny Blaine Powers
Spouse:  Mrs. Vera Mae Berry Powers
Date of Birth/Age:  59
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death:  a Florence hospital
Place of Burial:  Magnolia Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday October 1, 1970, page 12, col. 3 


Name:      Evander Lane : 
Spouse:  Mrs. Viola Hyatt Lane
Date of Birth/Age:  66
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death:  a Marion hospital
Place of Burial:  Greenlawn Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday October 1, 1970, page 12, col. 3 & 4


Name:      William R. Law             
Parents:  Charlton E. and Margaret Powell Law
Date of Birth/Age:  56
Place of Birth:  native of Darlington
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death: Baptist hospital
Place of Burial:  Grove Hill Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday October 1, 1970, page 12, col. 4 and Tuesday, October 6, 1970, page 5, col. 3


Name:     Nina Alford
Parents:  Daniel and Betty Walker Alford 
Place of Birth:  lifelong resident of Dillon County
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death: a Dillon hospital
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, October 6, 1970, page 5, col. 3   


Name:     John Hubert Stanley
Parents:  John W. and Sophroniea Temple Stanley
Spouse:  Corinne Edwards Stanley
Date of Birth/Age: Age 73
Place of Birth: Johnson City, N. C., moved to Lake View 1920
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death: his home
Place of Burial: Lake View Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, October 6, 1970, page 5, col. 4, 5, 6, 7 and 8


Name:     Sadie Mae Hayes Church
Parents:  Mr. and Mrs. Edward Hayes of Dillon
Spouse:  Tech. Sgt. Rufus Girey Church
Date of Birth/Age: Age 31
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death: a Charleston hospital
Place of Burial: Lake View Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, October 8, 1970, page 8, col. 2


Name:     Roy Fulton Benfield
Parents:  B. B. Benfield and Francis Guy Benfield
Date of Birth/Age: Age 59
Place of Birth:  lived in Myrtle Beach for the last 35 years
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death: a local hospital
Place of Burial: Oceanwood Cemetery, Fayetteville, N. C.
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, October 13, 1970, page 8, col. 7


Name:     William Hogue Stewart
Parents:  J. M. and Anna Hogue Stewart
Spouse:  Helen Ayers Stewart of Nichols
Date of Birth/Age: Age 58
Place of Birth:  New York
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death: his residence, Nichols
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery, U. S. Army retired
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, October 13, 1970, page 8, col. 7 


Name:     Mrs. D. E. Tallon
Parents:  John and Martha Hammond Mooneyham of Lee County
Date of Birth/Age: Age 87
Place of Birth:
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death: Myrtle Beach
Place of Burial: Well’s Cemetery near Elliot
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, October 13, 1970, page 8, col. 8 


Name:     Maggie Pittman
Date of Birth/Age: Age 86
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death: a Mullins hospital
Place of Burial: Mount Calvary Church Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, October 22, 1970, page 5, col. 5 


Name:     Mrs. C. L. Robbins
Date of Birth/Age: Age 78
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death: Louisville Medical Center at Louisville, Ky.
Place of Burial: Williamsport, Indiana Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, October 27, 1970, page 4, col. 6


Name:     Louise Driggers Richardson
Parents: James and Ethel Blackmon Driggers of Latta
Spouse:  H. A. Richardson
Date of Birth/Age: Age 50
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death: Dillon        auto accident
Place of Burial: arrangements made by Cottingham Funeral Home
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, October 29, 1970, page 1, col. 6, 7 and 8


Name:    Omeara S. Thomas
Parents:  Lorainne Trezevant Sessions, Jr. and Martha Ellen Campbell Sessions (hlw)
Spouse:  Earl Thomas
Date of Birth: 1913 (hlw)
Date of Death: missing since 18th of October 
Place of Death: Florida Gulf Coast    drowning accident
Place of Burial:  memorial service at Warner Robbins Methodist Church, Macon, Ga.
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, October 29, 1970, page 1, col. 2 and 3   

 
NOVEMBER


Name:     John Tolan Reaves, Sr.
Parents:  John and Julia Gibson Reaves 
Date of Birth/Age: Age 74
Place of Birth:  Mullins
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death: a Columbia hospital
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, November 3, 1970, page 10, col. 4


Name:     Thaddeus Weatherly Hamer
Parents:  Edwin R. and Julia Berry Hamer
Spouse:  Eula Braddy Hamer of Dillon
Date of Birth/Age: Age 77
Place of Birth:  Little Rock
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death: a Columbia hospital
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, November 3, 1970, page 10, col. 4 and 5


Name:     Joe Lane 
Spouse:  Margaret Ellen Lane
Date of Birth/Age: Age 82 
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death: a Marion hospital
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, November 5, 1970, page 3, col. 3   


Name:      Harold E. Ward
Former Superior Court Judge
Spouse:  former Minnie Hayes of Dillon, daughter of John R. Hayes
Place of Birth:  native of Bibb County, Dublin, Ga. resident
Date of Death: November 10        auto accident
Place of Burial: Dublin Memorial Gardens, World War II, Lieutenant pilot of gliders, Pacific Area
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, November 17, 1970, page 5, col. 4  


Name:    Lillian Alford
Parents:  Neill Little and Eugenia Stackhouse Alford  
Place of Birth:  Marion County
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death: local rest home
Place of Burial:  Alford Cemetery in Dillon County
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, November 17, 1970, page 5, col. 4    


Name:     Howard Franklin Sealey
Spouse:  Louise Evans Sealey
Date of Birth/Age: Age 51
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death: his home
Place of Burial: Lake View Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, November 17, 1970, page 5, col. 5   


Name:     Joseph A. Muldure  
Date of Birth/Age: Age 52
Place of Birth:  of Maryland Park, Md.
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death: north of Rowland    auto accident
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, November 21, 1940, page 1, col. 1 and 2 


Name:     Henry Bucky Port
Parents:  Thomas Port and Louis Cribb Port
Spouse:  Elizabeth Rogers Port of Dillon
Date of Birth: June 9, 1896
Place of Birth:  Williamsburg County
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death: a Dillon hospital
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, November 24, 1970, page 7, col. 1


Name:     Pattie McKenzie Hatchell
Parents:  Eli and Dollie Spivey McKenzie of Dillon County
Spouse:  Lide B. Hatchell
Date of Birth/Age: Age 85
Place of Birth:  native of Dillon County
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death: local nursing home
Place of Burial:  Mount Hope Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, November 24, 1970, page 7, col. 1 


Name:     Melvina Mishoe Norris
Parents:  Jeremiah and Martha Booth Mishoe
Spouse:  Frank C. Norris, Sr.
Date of Birth/Age: Age 86
Place of Birth:  Horry County
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death: Commander Nursing Home in Florence
Place of Burial:  Greenlawn Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, November 24, 1970, page 7, col. 1 

 
DECEMBER


Name:      Ernest D. Hall
Date of Birth/Age: Age about 69
Place of Birth:  native of Abbeville County
Date of Death: found Tuesday
Place of Death:  Oak Grove
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, December 3, 1970, page 1, col. 5 and 6  


Name:     Hovey Clyde Grantham
Spouse:  Annie F. Grantham
Date of Birth/Age: Age 70
Date of Death: yesterday
Place of Burial: Grantham Cemetery 
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, December 3, 1970, page 4, col. 6 and 7 


Name:      John A. Grice
Parents:  James Robert and Effie D. McCray Grice
Spouse:  Louise Hubbard Grice
Date of Birth/Age: Age 52
Place of Birth:  Marlboro County
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death: a Bennettsville hospital
Place of Burial: Green Lawn Cemetery in Dillon
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, December 3, 1970, page 4, col. 7  


Name:     Naomi Hayes Shooter
Date of Birth/Age: Age 77
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death: a Mullins hospital
Place of Burial: Lake View Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, December 8, 1970, page 10, col. 4


Name:    Jerry Hardwick
Parents:  Ruth Weatherford Hardwick and Pearl E. Hardwick
Date of Birth/Age: Age 24
Place of Birth: Dillon, of Hamer
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death: a Florence hospital
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, December 8, 1970, page 10, col. 4 and 5  


Name:     Lillie Bell McNair       
Spouse:  Allen McNair
Date of Birth/Age: Age 64
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Burial: Hamilton Cemetery  (AA)
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, December 8, 1970, page 10, col. 5


Name:     McDuffie Harrelson
Spouse:  Ruby Meares Harrelson
Date of Birth/Age: Age 68
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death: a local hospital
Place of Burial: Mt. Zion Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, December 8, 1970, page 10, col. 5   


Name:     Greta Daniels
Parents: Vernie Fulton Miller and Minnie Hodge Miller of Dillon County (hlw)
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death: Baltimore
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, December 10, 1970, page 10, col. 7 and 8  


Name:     Myrtle Doan
Spouse:  Sam Doan
Date of Birth/Age: Age 79
Place of Birth:  of Burnsville, N. C.
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death: a Burnsville hospital
Place of Burial: Doan Family cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, December 15, 1970, page 4, col. 1


Name:     Buck Lane
Spouse:  Ruby Taylor Lane of Latta
Date of Birth/Age: Age 70
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death: a Marion hospital
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, December 15, 1970, page 4, col. 1   


Name:     M/Sgt. Alex Branch
Parents:  Henry C. Branch of Hamer
Spouse:  Margaret Ann Branch
Date of Birth/Age: Age 50
Place of Birth:  of Lumberton
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death: Womack Army Hospital in Fort Bragg, N. C.
Place of Burial: services held in the Ralph Swamp Baptist Church, retired U.S. Army
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, December 15, 1970, page 4, col. 1and 2 and Thursday, December 17, 1970, page 8, col. 7 and 8


Name:     Edna Floyd Grainger
Parents:  William Franklin and Rosella Johnson Floyd
Date of Birth/Age: Age 76
Place of Birth:  Horry County
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death: a Conway hospital
Place of Burial: services in Pleasant View Baptist Church 
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, December 17, 1970, page 8, col. 5  


Name:     Claudia Hamilton Rogers
Parents:  Shockley and Caroline McKenzie Hamilton
Spouse: Jack T. Rogers
Date of Birth/Age: Age 81
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death: a local nursing home
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery 
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, December 17, 1970, page 8, col. 5 and 6 


Name:     Margaret Ellen
Date of Birth/Age: Age 91
Place of Birth: 
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death: a local hospital
Place of Burial: Dothan Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, December 17, 1970, page 8, col. 6    


Name:     James Archie Herring
Parents:  Mr. and Mrs. Victor Herring of Dillon
Date of Birth/Age: Age 31
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death: Readford, Fla.
Place of Burial: Mt. Calvary Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, December 17, 1970, page 8, col. 6 and 7  


Name:     William Legette 
Date of Birth/Age: Age 17
Place of Birth: of Dillon County
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death: a local hospital
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, December 22, 1970, page 1, col. 1, 2 and 3


Name:     Curtis Lockamy
Date of Birth/Age: Age 40
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death: a local hospital
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, December 22, 1970, page 6, col. 3   


Name:     Purley L. D. Faulk
Spouse:  Vickie H. Faulk
Date of Birth/Age: Age 49
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death: his home
Place of Burial: Rose Hill Cemetery in Marion
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, December 29, 1970, page 7, col. 1 and 2


Name:     Hariot P. Lynn
Parents:  John C. and Kay Breeden Lynn of Charlotte, N. C.
Date of Birth/Age: infant daughter
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death: a Charlotte, N. C. hospital
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, December 29, 1970, page 7, col.2  


Name:     John Howard  (Red) Taylor
Parents:  John Henry and Wilitt Rogers Taylor
Date of Birth/Age: Age 61
Place of Birth:  Marion County
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death: a Mullins hospital
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, December 29, 1970, page 7, col. 2, 3 and 4 


Name:     Dora Lane Hayes
Parents:  Addison L. Lane and Cherry Bryant Lane (hlw)
Spouse:  Charles (hlw) Floyd Hayes
Date of Birth/Age: Age 89
Place of Birth: Marion County, (hlw) of Lake View
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death: a Mullins hospital
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, December 29, 1970, page 7, col. 4 and 5  


Name:    Myrtle Stubbs McRae 
Parents:  Marshall and Florence Goodwin Stubbs
Spouse:  A. R. McRae
Date of Birth: October 2, 1895
Place of Birth:  Dillon
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death: a local hospital
Place of Burial: Greenlawn
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, December 31, 1970, page 5, col. 3 and 4


Name:     Brunson McKenzie
Parents:  John Richard and Katie Goodyear McKenzie
Spouse:  Addie Carter McKenzie
Date of Birth: January 21, 1903
Place of Birth:  Marion County
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death: a local hospital
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, December 31, 1970, page 5, col. 4 and 5  


Name:   Thearchie McNair       
Parents:  Allen McNair
Spouse:  Rebecca James McNair
Date of Birth/Age: Age 49
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death: a local hospital
Place of Burial: Hamilton Cemetery  (AA)
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, December 31, 1970, page 5, col. 6 and 7