Extracts from Obituaries
Published in
 The Dillon Herald
Dillon, SC
 1972


The extracts for 1972  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:    Yancy Hyatt, Jr.
Parents:  Yancy and Pattie Hyatt, Sr.
Date of Birth/Age: Age 54
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death:  Near Dillon (struck by auto)
Place of Burial: Pleasant Grove Baptist Church Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, January 4, 1972, page 1, col. 3 & 4


Name:    John McCrae
Spouse: Julia McCrae
Date of Birth/Age: Age 61
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death: Dillon
Place of Burial: St. Mary’s Cemetery (AA)
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, January 4, 1972, page 4, col. 2


Name:  Hammie Hood
Parents: Charlie S. and Ester Mae Hall Hood
Spouse: Annie Ruth Powers Hood
Date of Birth/Age: Age 44
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death: Florence
Place of Burial: Brownsville Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, January 4, 1972, page 4, col. 3 & 4


Name:  Jane C. Page
Sister: Mrs. Rebekah C. Anderson
Date of Death: January 1, 1972
Place of Burial: Services in Wallace, NC
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, January 4, 1972, page 8, col. 4


Name:  Miles Smith
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death: Chester
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery, Dillon
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, January 4, 1972, page 8, col. 1


Name:  Annie Bell McCormick Harrelson
Parents:  Duncan James and Willie Ann Tarte McCormick
Date of Birth/Age: Age 75
Place of Birth: Scotland County, NC
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death: Dillon
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery, Dillon
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, January 4, 1972, page 8, col. 4


Name:  Elizabeth Trantham Rogers
Parents:  John S. and Carrie Elizabeth Brown Trantham
Date of Birth/Age: Age 81
Place of Birth: Camden
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death: Dillon
Place of Burial: Quaker Cemetery, Camden, SC
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, January 4, 1972, page 8, col. 5 & 6


Name:  Fred C. Bethea
Spouse:  Essie Bethea
Date of Birth/Age: Age 88
Place of Birth: Latta
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death: Dillon
Place of Burial: St. Mary’s Cemetery (AA)
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, January 4, 1972, page 8, col. 6 & 7


Name:  William Thad Bethea
Parents:  William T. and Georgia Bethea
Spouse:  Oriana Berry Bethea
Date of Birth/Age: Age 55
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death: Marion
Place of Burial: Dothan Cemetery (WW II Veteran)
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, January 6, 1972, page 1, col. 7 & 8 and Tuesday, January 11, 1972, page 1, col. 4 & 5.


Name:  Dr. Benjamin F. Allen, Sr.
Spouse:  Susan Hicks Allen
Date of Birth/Age: Age 88
Place of Birth:  Near Latta
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death: Marion
Place of Burial: Rose Hill Cemetery, Marion, SC
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, January 11, 1972, page 4, col. 2.


Name:  Samuel H. Pratt
Parents: Samuel and Lula Clark Pratt
Spouse:  Olive Clark Pratt
Date of Birth/Age: Age 68
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death: Dillon
Place of Burial: Oak Grove Baptist Church Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, January 11, 1972, page 4, col. 3.


Name:    Annice Rowel Martin
Parents: Claudius and Elizabeth Hatchel Rowel
Spouse: Rufus Martin
Date of Birth/Age: Age 68
Place of Birth: Marion County
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death: Marion
Place of Burial: Centenary Baptist Church Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, January 11, 1972, page 4, col. 3 & 4.


Name:    Harry W. Welch
Daughter: Mrs. Raymond Stubbs
Spouse: Listed as a survivor but not named  
Date of Death: January 10, 1972
Place of Death: New York
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, January 11, 1972, page 4, col. 4.


Name:    Clifford McCormick
Parents: James A. and Lula  LeGette McCormick
Spouse: Gladys Ammons McCormick
Date of Birth/Age: Age 69
Place of Birth: Dillon
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death:  Myrtle Beach
Place of Burial: Ashpole Presbyterian Church Cemetery*, Rowland, NC
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, January 13, 1972, page 5, col. 1


Name:    Princess Stevens White
Spouse: F. M. White, Sr.
Date of Birth/Age: Age 88  
Place of Death:  Laurinburg
Place of Burial: New Hope Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, January 13, 1972, page 5, col. 1& 2


Name:    Livingston Ira Curtis
Parents:  Harrison and Mary Miller Curtis
Spouse:  Christine Bethea Curtis
Date of Birth/Age: Age 61
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death:  Monday
Place of Death: Dillon
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, January 18, 1972, page 1, col. 7.


Name:    John David Turner
Parents:  Will and Mary Garner Turner
Spouse: Lillie Mae Turner
Date of Birth/Age: Age 70
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death: Marion
Place of Burial: Bristol Chapel Church Cemetery, Marlboro County, SC
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, January 18,1972, page 4, col. 3


Name:    Anna Coe Fountain
Parents:  Barnie and Janie Billing Murphy  
Date of Birth/Age: Age 93
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death: Hartsville
Place of Burial: Centerville AME Church Cemetery (AA)
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, January 18,1972, page 4, col. 3 & 4.


Name:    Jessie C. Miller
Parents:  John H. and Thessie Ann Scott Miller
Spouse:  Hanna Horne (died in 1961)
Date of Birth/Age: Age 85
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death: Mullins
Place of Burial:  Evergreen Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, January 25, 1972, page 8, col. 1 & 2.


Name:    Wilbur Branch  
Spouse: Flora Me Branch
Date of Birth/Age: Age 92
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death: Dillon
Place of Burial: Evergreen Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, January 25, 1972, page 8, col. 2 & 3.


Name:    Robert Maynor
Parents:   J. F. and Viola McCracken Maynor
Spouse: Dorthea Lee Maynor
Date of Birth/Age: Age 63
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death: Dillon
Place of Burial: Evergreen Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, January 25, 1972, page 8, col. 3 & 4.


Name:    John Smith
Date of Birth/Age: Age 87
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death: Dillon
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, January 25, 1972, page 8, col. 4.


Name:    Wade McDonald
Date of Birth/Age: Age 62
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death: Dillon
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery (WW II Veteran)
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, January 25, 1972, page 8, col. 5.


Name:    Edwin Horne
Date of Birth/Age: Age 82
Place of Birth:
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death: Mullins
Place of Burial: Lake View Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, January 25, 1972, page 8, col. 5 & 6


Name:    Roberta Bethea Parham
Parents:   John D. and Sarah Ann Manning Bethea
Spouse: Walter Clyde Parham
Date of Birth/Age: Age 81
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death: Latta
Place of Burial: Magnolia Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, January 25, 1972, page 8, col. 4 & 5


FEBRUARY


Name:    Ida McDonald Rogers
Parents:   Charles and Laura Jackson McDonald
Spouse: Morgan J. Rogers
Date of Birth/Age: Age 85
Place of Birth: Marion County
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, February 1, 1972, page 3, col. 6 & 7.


Name:    James Austin Smith
Parents:  William C. and Harriet Clark Smith
Spouse: Lizzie Mae Usher Smith
Date of Birth/Age: Age 74
Place of Birth: Laurens County
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death: Dillon
Place of Burial: Evergreen Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, February 1, 1972, page 3, col. 7 & 8.


Name:    Cora McCall Proctor
Parents: Hugh D. and Mary Ann Wright McCall
Spouse: Jesse Thomas Proctor
Date of Birth/Age: Age 91
Place of Birth: Marion County
Date of Death:  Monday
Place of Death: Dillon
Place of Burial: Alford Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, February 3, 1972, page 6, col. 1.


Name:    Willie I. Burns
Date of Birth/Age: Age 86
Place of Birth: Native of SC, resident of Robeson County, NC
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death:  Fayetteville, NC
Place of Burial: Faith Cemetery, Lumberton, NC
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, February 3, 1972, page 6, col. 1 & 2.


Name: Earle Bethea Meadors
Parents:  Festers L. and Sallie Stackhouse Bethea
Spouse: Joe H. Meadows
Date of Birth/Age: Age 88
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death:  Wednesday
Place of Death:  Florence
Place of Burial: Evergreen Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, February 3, 1972, page 6, col. 2 & 3.


Name:    Eugene Clifton Watts
Parents: Numa and Fronnie Ranson Watts
Spouse: Nellie Stephens Watts
Date of Birth/Age: Age 44
Place of Birth: Horry County
Date of Death:  Tuesday
Place of Death: Mullins
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery, Nichols, SC
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, February 3, 1972, page 6, col. 3.


Name:    Mary Cottingham Brogdon
Parents: Toms and Lennie Huggins Cottingham
Date of Birth/Age: Age 70
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death: Marion
Place of Burial:  Hopewell Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, February 3, 1972, page 6, col. 3


Name:    Eugene McKenzie Moody
Parents:  John Henry and Myrtle Jackson McKenzie
Date of Birth/Age: Age 50
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death:  Conway
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery, Dillon, SC (WWII Veteran)
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, February 15, 1972, page 6, col. 1


Name: Lennie Hayes Goodyear
Date of Birth/Age: Age 86
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Burial:  Lake View Cemetery, Lake View, SC
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, February 15, 1972, page 6, col. 1


Name: William Kenneth Brown
Parents: Maxie Monroe and Mary Kate Brown
Date of Birth/Age: Age 42  
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death:  St. Lake City, Utah
Place of Burial:  New Life Cemetery,  Marion County (Veteran)
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, February 15, 1972, page 6, col. 1


Name: Benny W. Rouse
Parents: Henry and Hattie Ivey Rouse
Date of Birth/Age: Age 82
Place of Birth:  Horry County
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death:  Dillon
Place of Burial:  Mt. Calvary Baptist Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, February 15, 1972, page 6, col. 1 & 2


Name: Furman W. Gooden
Parents: Peter and Laura Sutton Gooden
Spouse: Atlethia Mae Cassidy Gooden
Date of Birth/Age: Age 57
Place of Birth:  Chesterfield County
Date of Death: Wednesday   
Place of Death:  Cheraw
Place of Burial:  Bethel Methodist Church Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, February 15, 1972, page 6, col. 2 & 3


Name: Alphonso Avery Howell
Date of Birth/Age: Age 85
Date of Death: Monday   
Place of Death:  Dillon
Place of Burial:  Meadow Brook Cemetery, (Biggs Funeral Home, Lumberton)
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, February 15, 1972, page 6, col. 3


Name:    Dollie McKellar Purvis
Parents: John and Daisy McKenzie McKellar
Spouse: Charlie E. Purvis
Date of Birth/Age: Age 65
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death: Conway
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery, Dillon, SC
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, February 15, 1972, page 6, col. 3, 4, 5 & 6


Name:    Former State Senator William C. Goldberg, Sr.
Parents:  Dr. E. H. and Margaret Cobb Goldberg
Spouse:  Lillian Huggins Goldberg
Date of Birth/Age: Age 55
Date of Death:  Tuesday
Place of Death:  Bennettsville
Place of Burial: Oak Ridge Cemetery (WW II Veteran and POW)
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, February 17, 1972, page 1, col. 7 & 8


Name:    Ethel Lane Coward
Date of Birth/Age: Age 65
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Burial: Magnolia Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, February 17, 1972, page 4, col. 1


Name:    John Blackmon  
Date of Birth/Age: Age 87
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Burial: Little Rock Baptist Church Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, February 17, 1972, page 4, col. 2


Name:    Betty H. Hulon
Parents: Samuel and Hapsy Jane Hulon
Spouse: Willie R. Hulon
Date of Birth/Age: Age 83
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death:  Marion
Place of Burial:  Pyerian Baptist Church Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, February 22, 1972, page 4, col. 1


Name:    Ernest Martin Hayes
Parents: Harley and Hopie Staley Hayes
Spouse: Ruth Hooks Hayes
Date of Birth/Age: Age 60
Place of Birth:  Hoboken, Georgia
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death:  Mullins
Place of Burial:  Bayboro Baptist Church Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, February 22, 1972, page 4, col. 2


Name:    William Lamar Bethea
Parents:  William Lamar and Bertha McLeod Bethea
Spouse: Lillie H. Hotchkiss
Date of Birth/Age: August 19, 1908
Place of Birth: Dillon
Date of Death:  February 24, 1972
Place of Burial: Dothan Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, February 24, 1972, page 1, col. 3 & 4.


Name:    Norwood Richardson
Parents:  Allen and Ranzie Tanner Richardson
Date of Birth/Age: Age 81
Place of Birth: Marion County
Date of Death:  Tuesday
Place of Death:  Residence in Little Rock
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, February 24, 1972, page 8, col. 1


Name:    David L. McCray
Parents:  George and Rodie Manny McCrae
Spouse: Viola Farrow McCray
Date of Birth/Age: Age 91
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death:  Saturday  
Place of Burial: (AA) 
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, February 24, 1972, page 8, col. 1


Name:    Mae C. Carmichael
Parents:  William D. and Orilla McInnis Carmichael
Spouse: Eddie A. Carmichael
Date of Birth/Age: Age 90
Place of Birth: Marion County
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death: Rains, SC
Place of Burial: Cedardale Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, February 24, 1972, page 8, col. 1 & 2


Name:    James Ellory Sanderson
Spouse: Lessie Jane Sanderson
Date of Birth/Age: Age 67
Place of Birth: Marion County
Date of Death: Tuesday  
Place of Burial: Sanderson Family Cemetery near Dillon
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, February 24, 1972, page 8, col. 2 


Name:    Rev. Henry Lide Reaves
Parents:  James and Annie Durant Reaves
Spouse: Claudia Brown Reaves
Date of Birth/Age: Age 81
Place of Birth: Clarendon County
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death: Summerville
Place of Burial: Durant Family Cemetery  near Gable
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, February 24, 1972, page 8, col. 2 


Name:    Raeford Leslie Herring
Parents:  Elget Thomas and Mary McKenzie Herring
Spouse: Nelle* M Herring
Date of Birth/Age: Age 62
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death: Fayetteville
Place of Burial: Barnsville Cemetery, Barnsville, North Carolina
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, February 29, 1972, page 6, col. 1
*Best Guess – microfilm is faded out.


Name:    James Pink McDowell
Spouse: Varrie Bell McDowell
Date of Birth/Age: Age 76
Place of Birth:  Horry County
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death: Loris
Place of Burial: Twin Cities Memorial Gardens (WW I Veteran)
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, February 29, 1972, page 7, col. 1 & 2.


MARCH


Name: Rosia Bell Bracey
Spouse: Dowson Bracey
Date of Birth/Age: Age 67
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death: Dillon
Place of Burial: McLeod Cemetery (AA)
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, March 7, 1972, page 6, col. 5


Name: Lloyd Horne
Spouse: Dorothy Parker Horne
Date of Birth/Age: Age 46
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Burial: Lake View Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, March 7, 1972, page 6, col. 5 & 6


Name: Rosa Tyler
Date of Birth/Age: Age 80
Date of Death: March 5, 1972
Place of Burial: Services at Second Baptist Church, Dillon
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, March 7, 1972, page 6, col. 6 & 7


Name: Mrs. Monroe Church
Spouse: Monroe Church
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Burial: Lake View Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, March 7, 1972, page 6, col.  7 & 8


Name: Earnest Van Moody
Parents: E. V. and Nancy Phillips (Moody)
Date of Birth/Age: Age 71
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Place of Burial: Hopewell Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, March 9, 1972, page 4,
col. 1 & 2


Name: Amelia Ray Alford
Parents: Jerry and Martha Parker Ray
Date of Birth/Age: Age 89
Place of Birth: Horry County
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death: Bennettsville
Place of Burial: Gethsemane  Old Baptist Cemetery in Horry County
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, March 14, 1972, page 4,
col. 6


Name: Lillian Bethea. Martin
Parents: John and Martha Boggs Wright
Date of Birth/Age:
Place of Birth: Pickens County
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death: Columbia
Place of Burial: Little Rock Methodist Church Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, March 14, 1972, page 4,
col. 6 & 7


Name: Isaac Hinton Hyatt
Parents: Joseph A. and Alice Williams Hyatt
Spouse: Margaret Rowell (died 5 years ago)
Date of Birth/Age: Age 81
Date of Death: March 1, 1972
Place of Death: Norfolk Virginia
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, March 14, 1972, page 4,
col. 8


Name: James Morgan Brand
Parents: Thomas Morgan and Mollie Monroe Brand
Spouse: Evelyn Rogers Brand
Date of Birth/Age: Age 56
Place of Birth: Beaumont, Texas
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death: Florence
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, March 16, 1973, page 4,
col. 7 & 8


Name:    William Thread DuBois
Parents:  Joseph C. and Melissa J. Owens DuBois  
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 78
Place of Birth: Myrtle Beach
Date of Death:  Thursday
Place of Death: Bennettsville
Place of Burial: Centenary Methodist Church Cemetery near Marion
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, March 21, 1972, page 4, col. 4


Name:    Robie Odell McCollum
Parents:  Joseph and Huldah Reed McCollum
Spouse: Dilva Burcham McCollum
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 49
Place of Birth: Native of Surry County, NC
Date of Death:  February 16, 1972
Place of Death: North Carolina Baptist Hospital
Place of Burial: Forsythe Memorial Park, Winston-Salem, NC
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, March 21, 1972, page 4, col. 4 & 5


Name:    Rachel Smith
Parents:  Lewis and Maggie Smith
Date of Death:  February 24, 1972
Place of Death: Dillon
Place of Burial: Services at St. Stephens United Methodist Church
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, March 21, 1972, page 4, col. 5


Name:    Mamie Frier
Date of Birth/Age:   age 69
Date of Death:  Sunday
Place of Death: Dillon
Place of Burial: Services at Beulah Baptist Church
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, March 21, 1972, page 4, col. 5


Name:    Leitner A. “Pete” Steele
Parents:  William B. and Leila McKay Steele
Spouse:  Sarah Usher Steele
Date of Birth/Age: Age 57
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death: Myrtle Beach
Place of Burial: Hillcrest Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, March 23, 1972, page 3, col. 4


Name:    Mary Layton Hulon
Parents:  Verson and Gertrude Hyatt Hulon
Date of Birth/Age: Age 17
Place of Birth: Dillon
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death: Florence
Place of Burial: Bermuda Baptist Church Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, March 28, 1972, page 4, col. 7 & 8


Name:    Colonel Moody
Parents:  Tapley T. and Aggie Sanderson Moody
Spouse: Mattie Dew Moody
Date of Birth/Age: Age 77
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: March 28, 1972
Place of Death: Florence
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, March 28, 1972, page 1, col. 6.  The issue the obituary would be in is missing from the microfilm.


APRIL


Name: John Theodore Henry, Sr.
Parents: Patrick Cornelius and Margaret Moore Henry
Spouse: Thelma Marlow Henry
Date of Birth/Age: Age 66
Place of Birth: Latta
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death: Conway
Place of Burial: Hillcrest Cemetery (WW II Veteran)
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, April 4, 1972, page 4, col.
7 & 8


Name: Ethel C. Sistare
Date of Birth/Age: Age 87  
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death: Bennettsville, SC
Place of Burial: McLucus Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, April 4, 1972, page 4, col.
5 & 6


Name: Bunyon Baily Benfield
Spouse: Clara McDaniel Benfield
Date of Birth/Age: Age 80  
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death: Myrtle Beach, SC
Place of Burial: Ocean Woods Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, April 4, 1972, page 8, col.
6, 7 & 8


Name: Josephine Daniels
Parents: James and Annie Ashby Daniels
Date of Birth/Age: Age 62
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death: Chapel Hill, NC
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery, Dillon, SC
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, April 11, 1972, page 3,
col. 7 & 8


Name: Tom Hulon
Parents: Baker and Pearle Cooper Hulon
Spouse: Mary Turner Hulon
Date of Birth/Age: Age 62
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death: VA Hospital, Fayetteville, NC
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery, Dillon SC
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, April 13, 1972, page 6,
col. 1


Name: Julese J. Ford
Parents: E. E. and Minnie E. Jernegan Johnson
Spouse: Junius Ford
Date of Birth/Age:
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death: Mullins
Place of Burial: Ford Cemetery in Dillon County
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, April 13, 1972, page 6,
col. 1


Name: Col. Stephen S. Hamilton
Parents: Dayton V. and Sally Walker Smith Hamilton
Spouse: Louise Frizell Hamilton
Date of Birth/Age: Age 71
Place of Birth: Dillon County (resident of West Columbia)
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death: Walter Reed Hospital, Washington, D. C.
Place of Burial: Mt. Tabor Cemetery (WW I and WW II Veteran)
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, April 13, 1972, page 6,
col. 1 & 2


Name:    Nellie Hayes Sturm
Daughter:  Mrs. Curtis Burleson
Parents: John and Addie Suttle Hayes
Spouse: Lyman Sturm
Date of Birth/Age: Age 78
Place of Birth:  Lewisburg, West Virginia
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death:  Dillon
Place of Burial: Evergreen Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, April 18, 1972, page 3, col. 1


Name:    James Edward Owens
Parents:  Mr. and Mrs. Jesse Owens, Jr.
Date of Birth/Age: Infant
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death: Dillon
Place of Burial: Pyerian Baptist Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, April 18, 1972, page 3, col. 1 & 2.


Name:     Oda Stone Mishue
Parents:  Joel and Nellie Jackson Stone
Date of Birth/Age: Age 76
Place of Birth: Robeson County, NC
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death: Mullins
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, April 18, 1972, page 3, col. 2 & 3.


Name:    Claude Wilson Graham Jr.
Parents: Claude Wilson and Fannilu Thaxton Graham, Sr.
Spouse:  Jane Ellen Gaddy Graham
Date of Birth/Age: Age 52
Place of Birth: Ocilla, Georgia
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death:  Marion
Place of Burial:  Magnolia Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, April 20, 1972, page 4, col. 7 & 8


Name:    Annie Wethington Ivey
Date of Birth/Age: Age 66
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Burial: Rowland Cemetery, Rowland, North Carolina
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, April 20, 1972, page 4, col. 8


Name:    Steven Alan Veatch
Parents: Col. Charles Weldon and Barbara Ann Wilson Veatch
Date of Birth/Age:
Place of Birth: Sumter
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death:  Auto Accident near Monks Corner
Place of Burial: Evergreen Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, April 25, 1972, page 1, col. 5 & 6
*Others who died in same accident, Jimmy Levonnie Richbourg, Glen Mitchell Richbourg of Monks Corner and Asbury Smoak, of Sumter.


Name:    Tempie Luvenia Deal Rush
Parents: Demenion D. and Lillie Hollingsworth Deal
Spouse:  James Thomas Rush, Sr.
Daughter: Mrs. O. B. Ross of Dillon
Date of Birth/Age: Age 76, Born October 22, 1895
Place of Birth:  Greenwood County
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death:  Greenwood, SC
Place of Burial:  Bold Springs Baptist Church Cemetery.
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, April 25, 1972, page 7, col. 1


Name:    Emory J. Hayes
Parents: Samuel and Matilda Susan Moody
Spouse:  Ruby Turner Hayes
Date of Birth/Age: Age 74
Place of Birth:  Dillon
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death:  Florence, SC
Place of Burial:  Greenlawn Cemetery.
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, April 25, 1972, page 7, col. 2


Name:    Alphonso Edgar Townsend
Parents: Frank Floyd and Sophia Page Townsend
Spouse:  Christine Stone Townsend
Date of Birth/Age: Age 69
Place of Birth:  Robeson County, NC
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death:  Florence, SC
Place of Burial:  Greenlawn Cemetery.
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, April 25, 1972, page 7, col. 2 & 3


Name:    Caroline Daniels Morris
Date of Birth/Age: Age 87
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death: Florence
Place of Burial: Pleasant Grove Church Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, April 25, 1972, page 7, col. 3 &  4


Name:    Leroy “Bo” Carter
Spouse: Quennie P. Carer
Date of Birth/Age: Age 56
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death: Mullins
Place of Burial: Lake View Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, April 27, 1972, page 6, col. 2


Name:    Mary E. Campbell
Parents:  Daniel W. and Frances Williamson Campbell
Date of Birth/Age: Age 82
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death: Florence
Place of Burial: Mt. Hope Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, April 27, 1972, page 6, col. 2


Name:    Ruth Taylor Britt
Parents: Christopher and Maude Keels Taylor
Spouse:  Herbert M. Britt
Date of Birth/Age: Age 71
Place of Birth: Sumter County
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Burial: Little Rock Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, April 27, 1972, page 6, col. 2


MAY


Name:    Robert L. McNeil
Parents:  Robert L. and Jane Peterkin McNeil
Spouse:  Marilyn McNeil
Date of Birth/Age: Age 24
Place of Birth:  Dillon
Date of Death:  Saturday
Place of Death:  Fort Jackson, SC  (National Guard training accident)
Place of Burial: Carolina Presbyterian Church Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, May 2, 1972, page 1, col. 7 & 8


Name:    Maynard Eugene Fritts
Parents: Robert and Seffie* Roberts Fritts
Spouse:  Jackie B. Fritts
Date of Birth/Age: Age 45
Place of Birth: Oak Ridge Tennessee
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death: Florence
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, May 2, 1972, page 6, col. 6 *Best guess – microfilm was faded


Name:    Lila Taylor
Parents: Murk and Mary Turner Taylor
Date of Birth/Age: Age 72
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death: Columbia
Place of Burial: Little Rock Baptist Church Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, May 2, 1972, page 6, col. 6 & 7.


Name:    Geneva Huggins Arnette
Parents: John and Traud Grantham Huggins
Spouse:  Van C. Arnette
Date of Birth/Age: Age 68
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death: Loris
Place of Burial: Southeastern Memorial Gardens
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, May 2, 1972, page 6, col. 7


Name:    Wayne Noel Norton
Parents:  L. L. and Zula Huggins Norton
Spouse: Jewel Rogers Norton
Date of Birth/Age: Age 63
Place of Birth: Marion County
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death: Marion
Place of Burial: Cedardale Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, May 2, 1972, page 6, col. 7 & 8


Name:    Clyde Alphonso Register
Daughter: Mrs. Douglas L. Truax
Date of Birth/Age: Age 82
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Burial: Westview Cemetery, Kinston, NC
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, May 2, 1972, page 6, col. 8


Name:    Samuel Hopkins
Spouse:  Bessie Lee Wilkes Hopkins
Date of Birth/Age: Age 43
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death:  Drowning accident at Harlee’s Bridge, Dillon County
Place of Burial: Oak Grove Baptist Church Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, May 9, 1972, page 1, col. 3, 4, 5, & 6


Name: Bessie Lee Wilkes Hopkins
Parents: Martha Owens Strickland of Latta
Spouse: Samuel Hopkins
Date of Birth/Age: Age 37
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death:  Drowning accident at Harlee’s Bridge, Dillon County
Place of Burial: Oak Grove Baptist Church Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, May 9, 1972, page 1, col. 3, 4, 5, & 6


Name: Samuel Hopkins, Jr.
Parents: Samuel and Bessie Lee Wilkes Hopkins
Date of Birth/Age: Age 4
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death:  Drowning accident at Harlee’s Bridge, Dillon County
Place of Burial: Oak Grove Baptist Church Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, May 9, 1972, page 1, col. 3, 4, 5, & 6


Name: Rufus McKay
Parents: Daniel Monroe and Celia Ann Smith McKay
Date of Birth/Age: Age 86
Place of Birth: Center Community of Marion County
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Burial: Old Ebenezer Church Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, May 9, 1972, page 3, col. 5 & 6


Name: John Archie Dove
Parents: John and Mary Lee Dove
Spouse: Myrtle Stephens Dove
Date of Birth/Age: Age 89
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, May 9, 1972, page 3, col. 6 & 7


Name:    Leon Graham
Parents: Charles and Floy Lee Graham Graham
Date of Birth/Age: Age 46
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Burial: Carolina Church Cemetery, near Little Rock
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, May 9, 1972, page 3, col. 7


Name:    Paul Bowen
Parents: Daniel and Annie Moody Bowen
Date of Birth/Age: Age 60
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death: Residence in Mt. Calvary Area
Place of Burial: Mt. Calvary Baptist Church Cemetery (WW II Veteran)
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, May 9, 1972, page 3, col. 7 & 8 and Thursday, May 11, 1972, page 3, col. 2 & 3.


Name:    Eunice Belcher Brigman
Parents:  Theodore and Elizabeth Hass Belcher
Spouse: John Oliver Brigman
Date of Birth/Age: Age 68
Place of Birth: Shelby, NC
Date of Death: Friday  
Place of Burial: Magnolia Cemetery,
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, May 9, 1972, page 3, col. 8


Name:    Susan Rogers
Date of Birth/Age: Age 83 :
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death: Raleigh, NC
Place of Burial:  The Latta, S. C., Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, May 11, 1972, page 3, col. 1


Name:    Curtis Cleve McClellen
Parents:  P. D. and Estelle Smith McClellen
Stepmother: Dora McClellan
Date of Birth/Age: Age 73
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death: Marion, SC
Place of Burial:  Sardis Baptist Church Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, May 11, 1972, page 3, col. 1


Name:    Daniel Calvin Blue
Spouse: Lillie Platt (married January 1914)
Date of Birth/Age: Age 83
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: April 25, 1972
Place of Death: Dillon, SC
Place of Burial:  Member of Bethel Presbyterian Church
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, May 11, 1972, page 3, col. 1


Name:    James Edward Lupo
Parents:  Naomi Wilson and Edward Lupo
Spouse: Ruth Hayes Lupo
Date of Birth/Age: August 17. 1917
Place of Birth: Jacksonville, Florida
Date of Death: April 25, 1972
Place of Death: Florence
Place of Burial:  Lake View Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, May 11, 1972, page 3, col. 2


Name:    Grace Halliburton
Spouse: Alvis G. Halliburton
Date of Birth/Age: Age 62
Place of Birth: Jacksonville, Florida
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death: Lumberton, NC
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery, Dillon
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, May 11, 1972, page 3, col. 2


Name:    Bobby Ray Godbold
Parents:  Glenn and Jean Lane Godbold*
Date of Birth/Age: Age 8
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Burial: Oak Grove Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, May 16, 1972, page 1, col. 7 & 8.  *The article also has the parents as Mr. and Mrs. Gene Godbold


Name:    Sallie Taylor
Parents:  Andrew and Mary Elizabeth Horne
Date of Birth/Age: Age 77
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, May 16, 1972, page 4, col. 7


Name:    Annie Pearl McPhatter
Parents: Elias and Lillie Hilburn Tyler
Spouse: LaVal McPhatter
Date of Birth/Age: Age 39
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death:  Marion
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, May 16, 1972, page 5, col. 3 & 4


Name:    Willie Author McCormick
Parents: Willard R. and Lillie Moody McCormick
Spouse: Florence Herrin McCormick
Date of Birth/Age: Age 63
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death:  Dillon
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, May 16, 1972, page 5, col. 4 & 5


Name:    William Maxwell McDonald
Parents: William Asa and Millie Adams McDonald
Spouse: Colie Allen McDonald
Date of Birth/Age: Age 59
Place of Birth: Whiteville, NC
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death:  Dillon
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, May 16, 1972, page 5, col. 5


Name:    Sadie Harrington Arnette
Parents: Eddie Simpson and Bessie Stephens Harrington
Spouse: Evans W. Arnette
Date of Birth/Age: Age 59
Place of Birth: Marlboro County
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death:  Dillon
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, May 16, 1972, page 5, col. 6


Name:    Romie Edwards Smoak
Parents: Albert and Fannie Mason Edwards
Spouse: Russell Alvin Smoak
Date of Birth/Age: Age 72
Place of Birth: Fork, Dillon County, SC
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death:  Hopewell Nursing Home
Place of Burial: Shiloh Presbyterian Church  Cemetery in Montrose, NC
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, May 16, 1972, page 5, col. 6.


Name:    Lee Roy Dean
Parents: James and Julia Satterwhite Dean
Spouse: Aline Huggins Dean
Date of Birth/Age: Age 70
Place of Birth: Oxford, NC
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death:  Bennettsville
Place of Burial: Little Rock Baptist Church Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, May 23, 1972, page 4, col. 4


Name:    W. M. Sparkman, Jr.
Spouse: Listed as a survivor but not named
Date of Birth/Age: Age 60
Place of Birth: Native of the Pleasant Hill Community of Dillon County
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death:  Myrtle Beach
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, May 23, 1972, page 4, col. 5


Name:    Lafon Caulder
Parents:  Jim and Mettie C. Caulder
Spouse:  Christine Herring Caulder
Date of Birth/Age: Age 42
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death: Mullins
Place of Burial:  Place of burial not given (WW II Veteran)
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, May 25, 1972, page 4, col. 7


Name:    James Little Alford, Sr.
Parents:  Manton and Rena Curry Alford
Spouse:  Mamie Legette Alford
Date of Birth/Age: Age 77
Place of Birth:  Native of Dillon County
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Burial:  Alford Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, May 25, 1972, page 4, col. 7


JUNE


Name:    Theodore Roscoe Gibbs
Parents: Joseph Francis and Annie Keith Gibbs
Spouse: Mollie Barfield Gibbs
Date of Birth/Age: Age 76
Place of Birth: Florence County, former resident of Dillon
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death: Charlotte, NC
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, June 1, 1972, page 5, col. 3


Name:    Mary C. McPhall
Date of Birth/Age: Age 88
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, June 1, 1972, page 5, col. 3


Name:    Douglas Nance
Aunt:  Laura Potts
Date of Birth/Age: Age 13
Date of Death:  Monday
Place of Death: Drowned in irrigation pond near Lake View,
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, June 6, 1972, page 1, col. 4 & 5.


Name:    Charles Rogers
Mother: Eva Rogers
Date of Birth/Age: Age 13
Date of Death:  Monday
Place of Death: Drowned in irrigation pond near Lake View,
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, June 6, 1972, page 1, col. 4 & 5.


Name:    John Lite Townsend
Date of Birth/Age: Age 55
Date of Death:  Sunday
Place of Death: VA Hospital, Fayetteville, NC  (WW II Veteran)
Place of Burial:  Hamilton Cemetery (AA)
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, June 6, 1972, page 4, col. 6


Name:    Edward Archoe* Farley
Spouse:  Edythe Lovelle Farley
Date of Death:  May 20, 1972
Place of Death: Coral Gables, Florida
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, June 6, 1972, page 4, col. 6  *As written


Name:    F. G. “Gab” Sarvis
Parents: John H. and Emma Lorene Grainger Sarvis
Spouse:  Genease Bell Sarvis
Date of Death:  Monday
Place of Death: Mullins
Place of Burial:  Services at Pleasant View
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, June 6, 1972, page 4, col. 6 & 7


Name:    Lula Butler Hamilton
Date of Death:  May 28, 1972
Place of Death: Rockingham, NC
Place of Burial:  East Side Cemetery, Rockingham, NC
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, June 6, 1972, page 4, col. 7


Name:    William Jennings Brasell
Parents: Jettha and Vincie Norton Brasell
Spouse:  Bessie McQueen Brasell
Date of Birth/Age: Age 64
Place of Birth:  Native of Dillon County
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death: Florence
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery, Dillon, SC
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, June8, 1972, page 6, col. 6


Name:    Dafer Marion Waddell
Parents: Adolphus and Missouri Parker Wadell
Spouse:  Alnita Grice Wadell
Date of Birth/Age: Age 77
Date of Death: June 7, 1972
Place of Burial: Powell Cemetery (WW I Veteran)
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, June 13, 1972, page 4, col. 6


Name:    James Worth (Jake) Burns
Spouse: Ruth Ford Burns
Date of Birth/Age: Age 60
Date of Death: Services Monday
Place of Burial: Regan Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, June 13, 1972, page 4, col. 3


Name:    George D. Graham
Parents: Albert P. and Margie Cains Graham
Date of Birth/Age: Age 79
Date of Death: June 7, 1972
Place of Death: Mullins
Place of Burial: Fork Baptist Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, June 13, 1972, page 4, col. 3 & 4


Name:    Thomas Gilbert Smith
Parents: John N. and Phennie Caulder Smith
Date of Birth/Age: Age 65
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death: Fayetteville, NC
Place of Burial: Sweat Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, June 13, 1972, page 4, col. 5


Name:    Kate Clark
Parents:  Thomas Irby and Cora McCormac Rogers
Spouse: Howard L. Clark
Date of Birth/Age: Age 75
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death: Alexandria, Virginia
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, June 13, 1972, page 4, col. 4 and Thursday, June 15, 1972, page 6, col. 4


Name:    Elizabeth H. Carmichael
Parents: Capt. and Mrs. William R. Carmichael
Date of Birth/Age:
Place of Birth:  Native of Dillon County
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death:  Exeter, New Hampshire
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, June 15, 1972, page 6, col. 3


Name:    Robert A. Caddell
Parents: Dr. R. and Effie Caddell
Spouse:  Carolina Chandler Caddell
Date of Death:  June 19, 1972
Place of Death: Myrtle Beach, SC
Place of Burial: Alford Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, June 20, 1972, page 7, col. 1


Name:    Carl Gus Hulon
Parents: Verson Hulon
Spouse:  Janice McKenzie Hulon
Date of Birth/Age: Age 27
Date of Death:  Monday
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, June 20, 1972, page 7, col. 1


Name:    Lafon Caulder
Parents: James A. and Nettie Caulder
Spouse:  Lillian J. Caulder
Place of Birth:  Native of Dillon County
Date of Death: May 21, 1972
Place of Death: Mullins
Place of Burial: Sweat Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, June 20, 1972, page 7, col. 2


Name:    Walter J. Driggers
Spouse:  Cora Bell Driggers
Date of Birth/Age: Age 80
Place of Birth:  Summerville
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death: Sanford, Florida
Place of Burial: Magnolia Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, June 20, 1972, page 7, col. 2


Name:    Keith Van Powell
Parents: Mr. and Mrs. Gerald V. Powell
Date of Birth/Age: Infant
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death: Marion
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, June 22, 1972, page 9, col. 6


Name:    James S. Ramsey
Spouse: Listed as a survivor but not named
Date of Birth/Age: Age 57
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death: Veteran’s Hospital at Fort Lyons, Colorado
Place of Burial: Florence National Cemetery, Florence, SC
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, June 27, 1972, page 4, col. 3


Name:    Carrell Hill Alford  
Parents: Albert G. and Mary Guffey Hill
Spouse: Sion E. Alford (died in 1922)
Date of Birth/Age: Age 86
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death: Bennettsville
Place of Burial: Services at Carolina Presbyterian Church
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, June 27, 1972, page 4, col. 3


Name:    LeGrande Rouse
Parents:  William Robert and Maude Miller Rouse
Spouse: Virginia Ariail Rouse
Place of Birth:   Native of Dillon County
Date of Death:  June 23, 1972
Place of Death:  Spartanburg, SC
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Memorial Gardens
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, June 29, 1972, page 6, col. 7 & 8


JULY


Name:    John Gilbert Weatherly
Parents:  John H. and Amanda Gilbert Weatherly
Stepmother: Florrie A. Weatherly
Date of Birth/Age: Age 58
Place of Birth: Native of McColl
Date of Death:  June 28, 1972
Place of Death: Veterans Hospital Fayetteville, North Carolina
Place of Burial: Services in McColl
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, July 4, 1972, page 5, col. 4


Name:    Mrs. Evelyn Richardson Powell
Parents:  John Benjamin and Adelia Poston Richardson
Spouse: Furman L. Powell
Date of Birth/Age: Age 86
Place of Birth: Poston
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death: Florence
Place of Burial: Trinity United Methodist Church Cemetery, Poston
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, July 4, 1972, page 5, col. 4


Name:    Sam Young
Spouse:  Maxine B. Young
Date of Birth/Age: Age 63  
Date of Death:  Last Tuesday, June 27, 1972
Place of Death: Charleston
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, July 4, 1972, page 9, col. 6 & 7.


Name:    Grants W. Fenegan, Jr.
Parents: R.* W. and Willie Ellen Fenegan
Spouse:  Katie Willard Fenegan
Place of Birth:  Native of Dillon, now of Washington
Date of Death:  Last Tuesday, June 27, 1972
Place of Death: Myrtle Beach, SC
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, July 4, 1972, page 9, col. 7 & 8.
*As written.


Name:    Thelma W. McDowell
Parents:  Frank and Susie Brubaker Wagener
Spouse:  Jessie McDowell
Date of Birth/Age: Age 69
Place of Birth:  Native of Pennsylvania
Date of Death:  Friday
Place of Death: Latta
Place of Burial: Oak Grove Baptist Church Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, July 11, 1972, page 9, col. 7


Name:    James Monroe Crowley
Parents:  Jack and Hulda Crowley
Spouse:  Hazel Driggers Crowley
Date of Birth/Age: Age 77
Place of Birth:  Native of Dillon County
Date of Death:  Saturday
Place of Death: Latta
Place of Burial: Baptist Church Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, July 11, 1972, page 4, col. 5


Name:    Frazier M. Causey
Parents: John Franklin and Margaret Norris Causey
Spouse: Orvelia Compton Causey
Date of Birth/Age: Age 81
Place of Birth: Horry County
Date of Death:  Wednesday
Place of Death: Mullins
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery (WW I Veteran)
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, July 13, 1972, page 4, col. 6


Name:    Jennie Dew Moody  
Parents: Willis W. and Lillian Moody Dew
Spouse: Leonard Moody (hbm)
Date of Birth/Age: Age 74  
Date of Death:  Monday
Place of Death: Marion
Place of Burial: Bermuda Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, July 18, 1972, page 5, col. 5. 


Name:    Floyd A. Keith, Jr.
Parents:  Floyd A. and Johnsie Thomas Keith
Spouse: Craig Stanton Keith
Date of Birth/Age: Age 44
Place of Birth:  Moore County, N. C.
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death:  Dillon
Place of Burial:  Greenlawn Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, July 18, 1972, page 5, col. 5


Name:    Efffie Kirby Cope
Parents: Brumfield and Hannah Scott Kirby
Spouse: Sidney Cope
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 82
Place of Birth: Darlington
Date of Death:  Wednesday
Place of Death:  Millersville, Maryland
Place of Burial: Shiloh Methodist Church Cemetery, Bennettsville
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, July 18, 1972, page 9, col. 8


Name:    Doris Elizabeth Caldwell
Parents:  William Edward and Evelyn Gibson Caldwell  
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death:  Dillon
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Thursday, July 20, 1972, page 12, col. 1& 2. 


Name:    John Houston Harrelson
Parents:   John Wesly and Celia Lambert Harrelson
Spouse: Dorothy Skipper Harrelson
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 62
Place of Birth:  Marion County
Date of Death: Tuesday  
Place of Burial:  Magnolia Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Thursday, July 20, 1972, page 12, col. 2 & 3


Name:    James Edgar Hulon
Parents: Gus and Emma Horne Hulon
Spouse: Virgie Whittington Hulon
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death:  Monday  
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, July 25, 1972, page 1, col. 5 & 6.


Name:   Henslee Clifford McLellan
Spouse: Bessie Thompson McLellan
Date of Birth/Age: Age 63
Date of Death:  Friday
Place of Burial: Services at Kentyre Presbyterian Church
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, July 25, 1972, page 2, col. 5


Name:   Lige Martin
Parents: Sims and Renta Rabon Martin
Spouse: Rosa Della Small Martin
Date of Birth/Age: Age 59
Place of Birth: Horry County
Date of Death:  Saturday
Place of Death:  Mullins
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, July 25, 1972, page 2, col. 6.


Name:   Ella May Atkinson
Parents: William Benjamin and Henrietta Gaddy Atkinson
Date of Birth/Age: Age 80
Place of Birth: Latta
Date of Death:  Thursday
Place of Death:  Dillon
Place of Burial: Magnolia Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, July 25, 1972, page 2, col. 7.


Name:   Askins Worth Taylor
Spouse:  Willadine Thomas Taylor
Date of Birth/Age: Age 59
Place of Birth: Native of Marion County
Date of Death:  Saturday
Place of Burial: Watson Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, July 25, 1972, page 2, col. 8.


Name:    Nancy Hyatt Watkins
Parents: Yancey and Patty Hyatt
Spouse: Joseph R. Watkins
Date of Birth/Age: Age 67
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death:  Saturday
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, July 25, 1972, page 11, col. 3


Name:    Elizabeth Keith Page Morrison
Parents: Mrs. J. K. Page
Spouse: Dr. Roy W. Morrison
Date of Death:  July 17, 1972
Place of Death: Chapel Hill, NC
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, July 25, 1972, page 11, col. 3


Name:    William Charles Ray
Parents: Vernie and Katy Mae Carr* Ray
Spouse: Patricia Ann Deaver Ray
Date of Birth/Age: Age 26  
Date of Death:  Sunday
Place of Death: Florence
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, July 25, 1972, page 11, col. 4
*Best guess – microfilm was blurred


Name:    Everett Sissoms
Date of Birth/Age: Age 66
Date of Death:  Saturday
Place of Death: Bennettsville
Place of Burial: Hillsdale Memorial Park, Laurinburg, NC
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, July 27, 1972, page 4, col. 6


AUGUST


Name:    Daniel Archie Herring
Parents: Peter R. and Lucy McDaniel Herring
Spouse: Ollie Simmons Herring
Date of Birth/Age: Age 84
Place of Birth: Dillon
Date of Death:  Sunday
Place of Death: Yadkinville, NC
Place of Burial: Ebenezer United Methodist Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, August 1, 1972, page 7, col. 4


Name:   Orine Taylor
Parents: H. D. and Mary Cooper Dimery
Date of Birth/Age: Age 46
Place of Birth:  Marion County
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death:  Mullins
Place of Burial: Ariel Baptist Cemetery at Raines
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, August 3, 1972, page 3, col. 7 & 8


Name:   Edward Rountree
Parents: Mrs. C. N. Rountree (the former Theo Dew)
Spouse:   Listed as a survivor but not named
Date of Birth/Age: Age 26  
Date of Death: July 31, 1972
Place of Death:  Gonzales, Louisiana
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, August 8, 1972, page 1, col. 2


Name:   Arthur H. Elliott
Parents: William and Bethel Elliott
Spouse:   Mary S. Elliott
Date of Birth/Age:
Place of Birth:  Zion Section of Horry County
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death:  Upper Marlboro, Maryland
Place of Burial: Zion Cemetery, Marion County, SC
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, August 8, 1972, page 5, col. 7


Name:   Lewton Capers Braddy
Parents: Lewton Capers and Annie Elizabeth Braddy
Spouse:   Grace Smith Braddy
Date of Birth/Age: Age 80
Place of Birth:  Native of Dillon County
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death:  Aiken, SC
Place of Burial: Aiken Memorial Park Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, August 8, 1972, page 5, col. 7 & 8


Name:    Sadie Mae Rogers
Parents: Henry and Bell Dimery Rogers
Spouse:  Charlie Rogers
Date of Birth/Age: Age 66
Place of Birth: Marlboro County
Date of Death:  Tuesday
Place of Burial:  Kentyre Presbyterian Church Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Thursday, August 10, 1972, page 3, col. 2


Name:    George W. (Babe) Williams
Parents: Daniel Webster and Pearl Sealy Williams
Date of Birth/Age: Age 59
Place of Birth: Native of Dillon County
Date of Death:  Saturday
Place of Death: Veterans Hospital, Fayetteville, N.C
Place of Burial:  Hamilton Cemetery (AA)
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Thursday, August 10, 1972, page 3, col. 2


Name:    John P. Morgan
Date of Birth/Age: Age 68
Date of Death:  Sunday
Place of Death: Raleigh, N.C
Place of Burial:  Family Cemetery, Lake View
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, August 15, 1972, page 6, col. 5


Name:    Winfred Arnold Bryant
Parents: Gary and Dorothy Johnson Bryant
Spouse: Ann George Bryant
Date of Birth/Age: Age 28
Date of Death:  Thursday
Place of Death: Florence (work related accident)
Place of Burial:  Union Church Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, August 15, 1972, page 1, col. 4 & 5


Name:    Emma Jean Page
Parents: R. D. Page
Date of Birth/Age: Age 13
Date of Death:  Monday
Place of Death: Dillon County, tractor – truck accident
Place of Burial:  Services to be announced by Green’s Funeral Home (AA)
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, August 22, 1972, page 1, col. 3 & 4


French Thomas Bethea
Parents: Hershell and Carrie Miller Bethea
Spouse:  Mary Butler Bethea
Date of Birth/Age: Age 62
Date of Death:  Monday
Place of Death:  Mount Calvary Section of Dillon County
Place of Burial: Mount Calvary Baptist Church Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, August 22, 1972, page 2, col. 1 & 2.


Name:    Annie J. Weatherly
Parents: Thaddus and Mary Alford Weatherly
Date of Birth/Age: Age 78
Place of Birth:  Native of Dillon County
Date of Death:  Services to be held Wednesday
Place of Death:  Bennettsville
Place of Burial: Alford Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, August 22, 1972, page 2, col. 2.


Name:  Erskin L. (Short) Moody 
Parents: Chalmers and Mary Harrelson Moody
Spouse:  Louise Nessin Moody
Date of Birth/Age: Age 61
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death: Marion
Place of Burial:  Lake View Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, August 22, 1972, page 7, col. 1


Name:  Boyd Rivers Ford, Sr. 
Parents: Walter Boyd and Fannie Flowers Ford
Spouse:  Eva Graham Ford
Date of Birth/Age: Age 59
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death: Loris
Place of Burial:  Patterson Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, August 22, 1972, page 7, col. 1


Name:  Mamie Ivey
Parents: Frank and Annie Abbott Wiggins
Date of Birth/Age: Age 71
Place of Birth:  Native of Dillon County
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, August 22, 1972, page 7, col. 1 & 2


Name:  John Alexander Owens 
Parents: David and Ella Hardwick Owens
Spouse:  Myrtle Horn Owens
Date of Birth/Age: Age 70
Place of Birth:  Marion County
Date of Death: August 16, 1972
Place of Death:
Place of Burial:  Services at Gapway Methodist Church
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, August 22, 1972, page 7, col. 2


Name:  George Emerson Grainger 
Parents: W. Cross and Lillie Anderson Grainger
Spouse:  Emma Floyd Grainger
Place of Birth:  Horry County
Date of Death: August 15, 1972
Place of Burial:  Article headlined Nichols
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, August 22, 1972, page 7, col. 2 & 3


Name:  Teather Blackmon 
Parents: Thomas and Kate Rogers
Spouse:  John A. Blackmon
Date of Birth/Age: Age 52
Place of Birth:  Native of Marion County
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death: Marion
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery (article does not specify, but probably Nichols, SC)
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, August 22, 1972, page 7, col. 3


Name:    Gary Owens
Spouse: Lola Powers Owens
Date of Birth/Age: Age 63  
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Burial: Oak Grove Baptist Church Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, August 26, 1972, page 6, col. 4


Name:    Eva Mae Harper Fleming
Aunt of Mrs. Douglas L. Truax
Date of Birth/Age:
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death:  Kinston, NC
Place of Burial: Kinston, NC
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, August 26, 1972, page 6, col. 5


Name:    Henry W. Soles
Parents: William Henry and Mary Elizabeth Soles
Spouse: Anna A. Soles
Date of Birth/Age: Age 71
Place of Birth: Native of Horry County
Date of Death:  Saturday
Place of Death: Mullins
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery (article headlined Nichols)
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, August 29, 1972, page 7, col. 5


SEPTEMBER


Name:    Dorothy Moore Emerson
Parents: Mr. and Mrs. E. L. Moore
Spouse: John W. Emerson
Place of Birth: Native of Dillon
Date of Death: Thursday, August 11, 1972
Place of Death: Greenville, Tennessee
Place of Burial: Oak Grove Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, September 5, 1972, page 7, col. 3


Name:    J. C. Ray
Parents: Rufus and Elizabeth Caulder Ray
Spouse: Rethie Emanuel Ray
Place of Birth: Marion County
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death:  Dillon
Place of Burial:  Rose Hill Cemetery, Marion, SC
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, September 5, 1972, page 7, col. 5


Name:    Louise B. Rogers
Parents: G. W. and Addie Perritt Boatwright
Spouse: Robert Rogers
Place of Birth: Marion County
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Burial:  Shiloh Methodist Church Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, September 14, 1972, page 11, col. 1 & 2


Name:    Robert C. Rogers
Parents: Albert and Ella Grainger Rogers
Date of Birth/Age: Age 56
Place of Birth: Horry County
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death:  Near Nichols
Place of Burial: Stevens-Gerald Cemetery in Horry County
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, September 19, 1972, page 1, col. 4


Name:    Frances Morgan Rogers
Spouse: H. M Rogers
Date of Birth/Age: Age 87
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death:  Dillon
Place of Burial: Little Rock Methodist Church Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, September 19, 1972, page 1, col. 5


Name:    Libby Franklin Hayes
Parents: William and Alice Johnson Franklin
Spouse: A. M. Hayes
Place of Birth: Avery County, NC
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death:  Florence
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, September 19, 1972, page 1, col. 5


Name:   Senator James P. (Spot) Mozingo III
Parents:  James Pierce Mozingo Jr. and Jeanette Rawls Mozingo
Spouse: Margaret Johnson Mozingo
Date of Birth/Age: Age 59, Born August 24, 1913
Place of Birth: Darlington
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death:  Columbia
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, September 19, 1972, page 1, col. 6


Name:    Henry Bethea Legare
Parents: Swinton Legare Bethea and Leona Henke Bethea
Spouse:  Mildred Cain Bethea
Date of Birth/Age: Born June 28, 1914
Place of Birth: Asheville, NC
Date of Death: September 2, 1972
Place of Death:  Houston, Texas
Place of Burial: Services at Sage Road Chapel
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, September 19, 1972, page 9, col. 6 & 7.


Name:    Bessie Elise Grandy Jeffers
Parents: Samuel and Susan Catherine Coleman Gandy
Spouse:  J. C. Jeffers
Date of Birth/Age: Age 76
Place of Birth: Darlington County
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death:  Dillon
Place of Burial: Welch Baptist Church Cemetery at Society Hill
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, September 19, 1972, page 9, col. 7 & 8.


Name:    Lula Owens Rogers  
Parents: Gaston and Lucender Barrentine Owens
Spouse: Thad H. Rogers
Date of Birth/Age: Age 58
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death:  Wednesday
Place of Death: Florence
Place of Burial: Fork Baptist Church Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, September 21, 1972, page 3, col. 5


Name:    Avie Jane Flowers
Parents: Goodman J. and Annie G. James
Spouse: Willie Oscar Flowers
Date of Birth/Age: Age 87
Place of Birth: Horry County
Date of Death:  Monday
Place of Death: Bennettsville
Place of Burial: Rogers Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, September 21, 1972, page 3, col. 5


Name:    Ethel Thompson Church
Spouse: Rupert Church
Date of Birth/Age: Age 60
Date of Death:  Tuesday
Place of Death: Mullins
Place of Burial: Lake View Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, September 21, 1972, page 8, col. 5, 6, 7 & 8


Name:    James Walter Harrelson
Parents:  Joseph H. and Margaret O. Harrelson
Spouse: Dorothy Bull Harrelson
Date of Birth/Age: Age 56
Place of Birth:  Marion
Date of Death:  September 14, 1972
Place of Death: Baltimore, Maryland
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, September 21, 1972, page 12, col. 4


Name:    John W. Mixon
Parents:  James Robert and Edith Gatch Mixon
Spouse: Ruth Howton Mixon
Date of Birth/Age: Age 74
Place of Birth: Hampton County
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death:  Dillon
Place of Burial: Live Oak Cemetery, Walterboro (WW I Veteran)
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, September 26, 1972, page 9, col. 2 & 3.


Name:    Mary Jane Ward
Parents:  Mr. and Mrs. Marion Ward
Date of Birth/Age: Infant
Place of Birth: Dillon
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death:  Dillon
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, September 26, 1972, page 9, col. 3.


Name:    Albertine Johnson
Spouse:  J. Lafon Johnson
Date of Birth/Age: Age 45
Place of Birth: Dillon
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Burial: Union Baptist Church Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, September 26, 1972, page 9, col. 3.


OCTOBER


Name:    Willye Burkhalter Pate
Parents: Willie Basil and Angie Ethel Williams Burkhalter
Spouse: Chesley Pate (hbm)
Place of Birth:  Fairfax
Date of Death:  Services were held Saturday
Place of Burial:  Evergreen Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, October 3, 1972, page 6, col. 1


Name:    Hobson D. Phillips, Jr.
Parents:  Hobson D. and Ida McCumbee Phillips
Spouse:  Cora Landers
Date of Birth/Age: Age 50
Place of Birth:  Marion County
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death: Charleston
Place of Burial:  Not given, article headlined Latta.
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, October 3, 1972, page 6, col. 2


Name:    Imo Page
Parents:  Lawrence and Ella Moore Page
Spouse:  J. K. Page
Date of Birth/Age: Age 93
Place of Birth:  Marion County
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death: Marion
Place of Burial:  Antioch Cemetery, near Sellers
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, October 3, 1972, page 6, col. 3


Name:    Alton Strickland
Date of Birth/Age: Age 64
Place of Birth:  Former resident of Dillon
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death: VA Hospital in Fayetteville, NC
Place of Burial:  Greenlawn Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, October 3, 1972, page 6, col. 3


Name:    Phillip T. Mace
Parents:  Theddeus L. and Eugenia G. Mace
Spouse: Margurite Hall Mace
Date of Birth/Age: Age 76
Place of Birth: Marion County
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death: Marion
Place of Burial: Friendship Baptist Church Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, October 5,1972, page 5, col. 6


Name:    Lonnie Vander Hooks
Parents: Vander Lee and Fannie Jones Hooks
Spouse:  Lula Mae Fowler Hooks
Date of Birth/Age: Age 69
Place of Birth:  Horry County
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death: Mullins
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery, Nichols, SC
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, October 10, 1972, page 13, col. 1


Name:    Charlie Worth Harper
Parents: John Franklin and Lou Donnie Harper
Spouse:  Nellie Grant Harper
Date of Birth/Age: Age 69
Place of Birth:  Cheraw
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death: Dillon
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, October 10, 1972, page 13, col. 1 & 2.


Name:    Boyd Rankin Scott
Parents: D. M. B. and Laura Miller Scott
Spouse:  Listed as a survivor but not named
Date of Birth/Age: Age 66, Born December 10, 1905
Place of Birth:  Marion County (Resident of Wilacoochee, Georgia)
Date of Death: October 3, 1972
Place of Death: Douglas, Georgia
Place of Burial:  Pine Forest Memorial Gardens
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, October 10, 1972, page 13, col. 2.


Name:    Earle McKeithan Lundy
Parents: William Berry and Etta Meggs Lundy
Spouse:  Irene Moody Lundy
Date of Birth/Age: Age 60
Place of Birth:  Oak Grove
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death: Marion
Place of Burial:  Bethesda Southern Methodist Church Cemetery in Oak Grove.
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, October 10, 1972, page 13, col. 2 & 3.


Name:    Ralph Waldo Boroughs
Spouse:  Zoe Zeigler
Date of Birth/Age: Age 81
Place of Birth:  Native of Pickens
Date of Death:  September 12. 1972
Place of Death: Pickens, SC
Place of Burial:  Hillcrest Memorial Park
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, October 10, 1972, page 13, col. 3.


Name:    Lillie Lewis Hardwick  
Parents:  William and Sarah Jane Barnhill Lewis
Spouse:  Jessie W. Hardwick
Date of Birth/Age: Age 81
Place of Birth:  Horry County
Date of Death:  Last Thursday
Place of Death: Florence, SC
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery, Dillon, SC
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, October 10, 1972, page 13, col. 3.


Name:    Rachel Hiott Carmichael
Parents:  Mr. and Mrs. Ambrose Hiott
Spouse:  Daniel M. Carmichael
Date of Birth/Age: Born May 2, 1900
Place of Birth:  Collleton County
Date of Death:  Friday
Place of Death: Charleston, SC
Place of Burial:  Sandy Dam Cemetery,  Walterboro
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, October 10, 1972, page 13, col. 4.


Name:    Sam Watson
Parents:  Stonewall C. and Fannie Stackhouse Watson
Spouse:  Hanci Richardson
Date of Birth/Age: Age 72
Place of Birth:  Marion County
Date of Death:  Sunday
Place of Death: Longs, SC
Place of Burial:  Twin City Memorial Gardens 
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, October 10, 1972, page 13, col. 4.


Name:    Samuel Edward Floyd
Parents:  John K. and Agnes Gerald Floyd
Spouse:  Zetha Shelley Floyd
Date of Birth/Age: Age 56
Place of Birth: Horry County
Date of Death:  Tuesday
Place of Death: Florence
Place of Burial: Pleasant View Baptist Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Thursday, October 12, 1972, page 2, col. 4


Name:    Hughie McDaniel
Spouse:  Beatrice Collins McDaniel
Date of Birth/Age: Age 81
Place of Birth: Horry County
Date of Death:  Tuesday
Place of Death: Mullins
Place of Burial: Cedar Creek Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Thursday, October 12, 1972, page 4, col. 1


Name:    Travis Eugene Church
Parents: Travis and Margaret Logue Church
Date of Birth/Age: Age 18
Place of Birth: Lake View
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death: Near Mullins (motorcycle accident)
Place of Burial: Lake View Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, October 17, 1972, page 1, col. 4.


Name:    Rennie Surles Martin
Parents: Allen and Louise Frances Lee Surles
Place of Birth: Native of Dillon County
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death: Columbia
Place of Burial: Pleasant Grove Church Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, October 17, 1972, page 2, col. 4.


Name:    Minnie Hayes Ford
Spouse:  Robert V. (Bob) Ford
Date of Birth/Age: Age 82
Date of Death: October 10, 1972
Place of Burial: Lake View Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, October 17, 1972, page 2, col. 4.


Name:    Philip Bruce Sellers
Parents:  Philip B. and Sue Debois Sellers
Spouse:  Ruth Stackhouse Sellers
Date of Birth/Age: Age 81
Place of Birth: Marion
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death: Rock Hill
Place of Burial: Rock Hill
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, October 17, 1972, page 2, col. 4 & 5.


Name:    Grady Neal Huggins
Parents: 
Spouse:  Leola Huggins
Date of Birth/Age: Age 76
Place of Birth:
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death: Dillon
Place of Burial: Lake View Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, October 17, 1972, page 2, col. 5.


Name:    Pauline Hatcher Gibson
Date of Birth/Age: Age 45
Date of Death: Last Wednesday
Place of Burial: Hillside Memorial Park, Laurinburg, NC
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, October 17, 1972, page 4, col. 5.


Name:    Joseph William (Buddy)( Squires
Parents:  Joseph M. and Ethel McDaniel Squires
Spouse:  Josie Squires
Date of Birth/Age: Age 38
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death:
Place of Burial: Mount Calvary Cemetery (U.S. Marine Corp. Veteran)
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, October 17, 1972, page 18, col. 5 & 6


Name:    Bennett McDaniel
Parents:  David and Emma Lewis McDaniel
Spouse: 
Date of Birth/Age: Age 61
Place of Birth: Williamsburg County
Date of Death: October 11, 1972
Place of Death: Dillon
Place of Burial: Chapel Hills Memory Gardens, Jacksonville, Florida
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, October 17, 1972, page 18, col. 6, 7, & 8.


Name:    Blanche Rutley Herring
Maiden Name: Rutley
Parents: Fulton and Lucy Graham Rutley
Spouse: McIver J. Herring
Date of Birth/Age: Age 70
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death: Article headlined Sumter
Place of Burial: Evergreen Memorial Park Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, October 19, 1972, page 3, col. 3


Name:    William Meritt Allen, Jr.
Parents:  William Meritt Allen, Sr. (deceased) and Mrs. B. B. Elvington
Spouse: Rebecca Lipscomb Allen
Date of Birth/Age: Age 54
Place of Birth: Native of Dillon County
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death: Dillon
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, October 19, 1972, page 7, col. 4


Name:    Arthur James Jackson, Jr.
Parents: Arthur James and Helen Jane Jackson
Spouse: Lennie Williams Jackson
Date of Birth/Age: Age 55
Place of Birth: Native of Dillon County
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death: VA Hospital, Fayetteville, N. C.
Place of Burial: Catfish Creek Baptist Church Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, October 26, 1972, page 6, col. 1 & 2.


Name:    Master Sergeant James G. Strong
Parents:
Spouse: Bernice Mishue Strong
Date of Birth/Age: Age 41
Place of Birth:
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death: Fort Bragg N. C.
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, October 26, 1972, page 6, col. 1 & 2.


Name:    Joseph J. Grant
Daughter: Mrs. Rosa G. Ellerbe of Dillon
Date of Birth/Age: Age 90
Place of Birth:
Date of Death: Last Friday
Place of Death: Dillon
Place of Burial: Family Cemetery in Georgetown County (AA)
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, October 26, 1972, page 6, col. 3


Name:    Lee Connie Page
Date of Birth/Age: Age 34
Place of Birth:
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death: Marion
Place of Burial: Resident of Latta
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, October 31, 1972, page 1, col. 4


Name:    Evelyn Ford Spivey  
Date of Birth/Age: Age 62
Place of Birth:
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death: Auto accident near Fork
Place of Burial: Resident of Fairmont NC
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, October 31, 1972, page 1, col. 4


Name:    Robert V. (Bob) Ford
Date of Birth/Age: Age 82
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death: Mullins
Place of Burial: Lake View Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, October 31, 1972, page 5, col. 3


NOVEMBER


Name:    William J. Hill
Parents: William J. and Sallie Norman Hill
Spouse: Nell Edwards Hill
Date of Birth/Age: Age 69
Place of Birth: Native of Lake View
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death: Mullins
Place of Burial: Lake View Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, November 7, 1972,, page 3, col. 3


Name:    Winfred Cortie Grainger
Parents:  W. Cross and Lilly Anderson Grainger
Spouse:  Reba Floyd Grainger
Date of Birth/Age: Age 78
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death: Residence in the Wannamaker Community
Place of Burial:  Mears Funeral Home of Fair Bluff in charge of arrangements
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, November 7, 1972, page 3, col. 3


Name:    Mary Anderson
Parents: Silas and Laura Anderson
Date of Birth/Age: Age 74
Place of Birth: Marietta, North Carolina
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death:  Residence in Floydale
Place of Burial: Services at Pyerian Baptist Church
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, November 7,1972, page 3, col. 3


Name:    Patrick Henry (Harry) Hamilton, Jr.
Parents:  Patrick H. and Emma Grainger Hamilton
Spouse:  Agnes Floyd Hamilton
Date of Birth/Age: Age 59
Place of Birth: Horry County
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death: Marion
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery (article headlined Nichols)
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, November 7, 1972, page 3, col. 4 & 5


Name:    Huey L. Locklear
Parents: Hugh H. and Maggie Locklear
Date of Birth/Age: Age 66
Place of Birth: Dillon county
Date of Death: Services were held Monday
Place of Burial: Leland Grove Baptist Church Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, November 9, 1972, page 10, col. 1


Name:    Mrs. Pope Lewis Grantham
Date of Birth/Age: Age 73
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death:  Residence in Lake View
Place of Burial: Lake View Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, November 9, 1972, page 10, col. 1


Name:    Austin E. Moody
Parents:  Chalmers A. and Mary Jane Harrelson Moody
Spouse: Irene Davis Moody
Date of Birth/Age:  Born October 13, 1909
Place of Birth: Lake View, SC
Date of Death:  Monday
Place of Death:  Charleston
Place of Burial: Services at Lake View Baptist Church, Lake View, SC
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, November 9, 1972, page 10, col. 1.


Name:    Daisy Baxley Hayes
Parents: John and Etta Baxley
Spouse:  Andrew G. Hayes
Date of Birth/Age: Age 74
Place of Birth: Marion County
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death: Bennettsville, SC
Place of Burial: Evergreen Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, November 9, 1972, page 10, col. 1


Name:    Hardy H. (Cap) Hayes
Parents: Gilbert and Beulah Hayes
Spouse: Gertrude M. Hayes
Date of Birth/Age: Age 62
Place of Birth: Native of Dillon County
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death: Fayetteville, NC (auto accident)
Place of Burial: Hayestown Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, November 14, 1972, page 2, col. 1


Name:    Carrie Edwards Rogers
Parents: Benjamin Franklin and Sarah Edwards
Date of Birth/Age: Age 85
Place of Birth: Native of Dillon County
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Burial: Fork Baptist Church Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, November 14, 1972, page 2, col. 1.


Name:    Carrie Bell Hardy
Spouse: Walter Hardy
Date of Birth/Age: Age 81
Place of Birth: Native of Marion County
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Burial: Old Zion Cemetery, near Latta
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, November 14, 1972, page 4, col. 6


Name:    Samuel Carol O’Neal
Parents: John Blanton O’Neal, Sr. and Edith Googe O’Neal
Spouse: Elizabeth Young O’Neal
Date of Birth/Age: Age 53
Place of Birth: Allendale County
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death: Charleston, SC
Place of Burial: Fairfax Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, November 14, 1972, page 4, col. 6


Name:    Oscar Blease Ross
Parents:   Silas E. and Emma Rose Ross
Date of Birth/Age: Age 66
Place of Birth: Richland County
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, November 21, 1972, page 5, col. 4


Name:    Dr. Samuel Hutson Hay
Parents: Frederick J. and Annie Richards Hay
Brother: Rev. Fred Hay of Dillon
Spouse: Rachel Buchanan Hay
Date of Birth/Age: Age 66
Place of Birth: Liberty Hill
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death:  Charleston
Place of Burial: Columbia, SC
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, November 21, 1972, page 5, col. 4 & 5.


Name:    Robert Chesley Hamilton
Parents: William H. and Lena Sawyer Hamilton
Spouse: Pauline McKellar Hamilton
Date of Birth/Age: Age 69
Place of Birth: Dillon
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death:  Dillon
Place of Burial: Evergreen Perpetual Care Cemetery (WW II Veteran)
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, November 28, 1972, page 6, col. 1.


Name:    Donnie Lupo Rogers
Parents: Jess and Jane Wiggins Lupo
Spouse: Cornie R. Rogers
Date of Birth/Age: Age 72
Place of Birth: Native of Dillon County
Date of Death: Monday of Last week
Place of Burial: Lake View Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, November 28, 1972, page 6, col. 1 & 2.


Name:    Fulton A. Surles
Parents: Allen and Louise France Lee Surles
Date of Birth/Age: Age 85
Place of Birth: Native of Dillon County
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death:   VA Hospital, Fayetteville, N.C.
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery, WWI Veteran
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, November 28, 1972, page 6, col. 2


Name:    Louise McQuaize
Parents: John L. and Amanda Jane Smith
Date of Birth/Age: Age 52
Place of Birth: Native of Dillon County
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death:   Columbia
Place of Burial: Smith Cemetery, near Oak Grove
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, November 28, 1972, page 6, col. 2.


Name:    Berney Mincey
Parents: Brian and Sarah Lewis Mincey
Date of Birth/Age:
Place of Birth: Native of Horry County
Date of Death: Wednesday  
Place of Burial: Buck Creek Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, November 28, 1972, page 6, col. 2 & 3


Name:    Florence McIntyre
Parents: A. K. and Nannie McLaurin McIntyre
Date of Birth/Age: Age 89
Place of Birth: Native of Marlboro County
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death:   Bennettsville
Place of Burial: Carolina Church Cemetery, Dillon County
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, November 28, 1972, page 6, col. 3


DECEMBER


Name:    Millie Jean Small  
Parents: Henerard and Mandy S. Small
Spouse: Jacob Foster Small
Date of Birth/Age: Age 88
Place of Birth: Horry County
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death: Marion
Place of Burial: State Cemetery (services at Mt. Pisgah Baptist Church)
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, December 5, 1972, page 3, col. 6


Name:    Howard McKay Bracey
Parents: Howard and Nancy Bracey
Spouse: Margie Paschal Bracey
Date of Birth/Age: Age 56
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death: Dillon
Place of Burial: Ashpole Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Rowland, NC, Masonic Rites, WW II Veteran
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, December 5, 1972, page 3, col. 7 & 8.


Name:    Ella Julia Kersey Strickland
Parents: Henry and Arline Freeman Kersey
Date of Birth/Age: Age 67
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death: Florence
Place of Burial: Tart Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, December 7, 1972, page 4, col. 5


Name:    George Brown Campbell
Parents: George Brown and Flora McLellan Campbell Sr.
Spouse:  Jewell Grantham Campbell
Date of Birth/Age: Age 54
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death: Dillon
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery (WW II Veteran) (Boy Scout Leader)
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, December 7, 1972, page 4, col. 5


Name:    John D. Locklear
Spouse: Lizzie Locklear
Date of Birth/Age: Age 86
Place of Birth:  Native of Marlboro County
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death: Bennettsville
Place of Burial:  Leland Grove Baptist Church Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, December 14, 1972, page 3, col. 1


Name:    William Aubrey Perritt
Parents:  Lonnie and Celia Lane Perritt
Date of Birth/Age: Age 63
Place of Birth:   Marion County
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death: Mullins
Place of Burial: Old Zion Methodist Church Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, December 19, 1972, page 3, col. 4 & 5. 


Name:    Clifford P. Moody
Parents:  Clifford C. and Lee Dale Sellers Moody
Spouse: Betty Texture Moody
Date of Birth/Age: Age 47
Place of Birth:   Marion County
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death: Jacksonville, Florida
Place of Burial: Old Zion Methodist Church Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, December 19, 1972, page10, col. 4 & 5. 


Name:    Tracy Jackson, Sr.
Parents: Arthur J. and Helen Lane Jackson
Date of Birth/Age: Age 74
Place of Birth: Dillon
Date of Death:  Thursday
Place of Death: Dillon
Place of Burial: Pyerian Baptist Church Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, December 19, 1972, page 10, col. 4


Name:    Thedis Monroe Hulon
Parents: Mrs. and Mrs. David Dewey Hulon
Spouse: Maxine H. Hulon
Date of Birth/Age: Age 44
Place of Birth: Native of Dillon County
Date of Death:  Sunday
Place of Death:  Marion
Place of Burial: Pyerian Baptist Church Cemetery, Korean War Veteran
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, December 19, 1972, page 10, col. 5 & 6


Name:    John Q. Hooks
Parents: Alex Q. and Fannie Jean Boone Hooks
Date of Birth/Age: Age 79
Place of Birth: Horry County
Date of Death:  Sunday
Place of Death:  Marion
Place of Burial: Services to be announce by Meares Mortuary of Mullins, WW II Veteran
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, December 19, 1972, page 10, col. 6


Name:    Levey Vance Henderson, Sr.
Parents: May and Hattie Martin Henderson
Spouse:  Lorean Rogers Henderson
Date of Birth/Age: Age 65
Place of Birth: Native of Horry County
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death: Ashboro North Carolina
Place of Burial:  Stevens-Gerald Cemetery, Horry County
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, December 19, 1972, page 12, col. 1


Name:    Letha Mae Berry
Parents: Benney and Elizabeth Moore Thompson
Spouse: Donnie A. Berry
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 72
Place of Birth: Hope County, NC
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death: Marion
Place of Burial: Magnolia Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, December 19, 1972, page 12, col. 1


Name:    Deltie Causey Hooks
Parents: John F. and Margaret Norris Causey
Spouse: C.Q. Hooks
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 77
Place of Birth: Native of Horry County
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death: Mullins
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery (article headlined Nichols)
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, December 19, 1972, page 12, col. 1


Name:    William Gary Lofton
Parents:  Will and Dora Lofton
Spouse:  Martha Rich Lofton
Date of Birth/Age: Age 75
Place of Birth: Marlboro County
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death:  Dillon
Place of Burial:  Greenlawn Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, December 21, 1972, page 5, col. 1


Name:    Fred James McKenzie
Parents: John D. and Sara Hamilton McKenzie
Spouse:  Fannie Herring McKenzie
Date of Birth/Age: Age 80
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death: Columbia
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, December 21, 1972, page 16, col. 3


Name:    Duncan Henry Palmer
Parents:  Mr. and Mrs. James L. Palmer
Date of Birth/Age:  Age7
Date of Death:  Tuesday
Place of Death:  Accidental drowning
Place of Burial:  Arrangements pending (AA)
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, December 28, 1972, page 7, col. 4


Name:    Luther Daniels
Parents: Lewis and Atlanta Daniels
Spouse: Bessie Daniels
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 60
Place of Birth: Native of Dillon County
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death: Fayetteville, NC
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery (WW II Veteran)
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, December 28, 1972, page 10, col. 1 & 2


Name:    Martin Luther Allen
Parents: B. F. and Mary Roberts Allen
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 65
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death: Dillon
Place of Burial: Allen Cemetery near Latta
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, December 28, 1972, page 10, col. 2 & 3.


Name:    Gertrude Hyatt
Parents: Ed and Ovella Parker Graves
Spouse: Edward Hyatt
Date of Birth/Age: Age 47
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death: Dillon
Place of Burial:  Greenlawn Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, December 28, 1972, page 10, col. 3 & 4


Name:   McKellar Traywick
Spouse:  Emma CurrinTraywick
Date of Birth/Age: Age 50
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death:  Laurinburg
Place of Burial: Rowland Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, December 28, 1972, page 10, col. 4


Name:   Edward Lee (Edd) Underwood
Parents:  William Thomas and Minnie McCollum Underwood
Spouse:  Kate Faucette Underwood
Date of Birth/Age: Age 81
Place of Birth: Native of Caswell County
Date of Death: Tuesday, December 19,1972
Place of Death:  Gibsonville
Place of Burial: Shiloh United Methodist Church Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, December 28, 1972, page 10, col. 4 & 5


Name:   Romie Allen
Parents:  Samuel and Victoria Dudley Allen
Spouse:  Ruth Tyndall Allen
Date of Birth/Age: Age 67
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death:  Florence
Place of Burial: Magnolia Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, December 28, 1972, page 10, col. 5


Name:   Jay Andrew Weatherford
Date of Birth/Age: Age 53
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death:  Laurinburg, NC
Place of Burial: Greenlawn  Cemetery, Dillon, SC (WW II Veteran)
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, December 28, 1972, page 10, col. 5 & 6.


Name:   Daniel M. Carmichael, Sr.
Parents:  John Calhoun and Mae Hamer Carmichael
Date of Birth/Age:
Place of Birth: Tampa Florida
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death:  Dillon
Place of Burial: Riverside  Cemetery, Dillon, SC (WW II Veteran)
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, December 28, 1972, page 10, col. 6


Name:   Johnnie Huggins
Parents:  Johnnie and Benton Sweat Huggins
Date of Birth/Age: Age 28
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death:  Landrum
Place of Burial: Sweat Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, December 28, 1972, page 10, col. 6