Extracts from Obituaries
Published in
 The Dillon Herald
Dillon, SC
 1973


The extracts for 1973   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:     John Covington Jr.
Parents:  Queen Covington
Date of Birth/Age: Age 10
Place of Birth:  resident of Latta
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death: home
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, January 2, 1973, page 1, col. 6


Name:     Jimmy Hamer
Date of Birth/Age: Age 22
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death: St. Eugene Community Hospital
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, January 2, 1973, page 1, col. 2  


Name:     Cecil M. Proctor
Parents:  Jesse T. and Cora McCall Proctor
Date of Birth/Age: Age 64
Place of Birth:  resident of Chapel Hill
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death: Chapel Hill home
Place of Burial: Alford Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, January 2, 1973, page 4, col. 6 and 7  


Name:     Carl M. Freeman
Parents: Carl Porter and Eva Quick Freeman
Spouse:  Marie Caddell Freeman
Date of Birth/Age: Age 53 
Place of Birth: Des Moines, Ia.
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death: Little Rock 
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, January 9, 1973, page 1, col. 5, 6 and 7  


Name:     George W. Hayes Sr.
Parents:  John and Fannie Price Hayes
Spouse:  Bertie Church Hayes
Date of Birth/Age: Age 81
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death: a Mullins hospital
Place of Burial: arrangements by Prevatte Funeral Home
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, January 9, 1973, page 5, col. 3 


Name:     Frank Hunt
Parents:  James Chavis and Katie Hunt
Spouse:  Annie Hunt
Date of Birth/Age: Age 84
Place of Birth: Robeson County, NC
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death:  a Bennettsville hospital
Place of Burial: Leland Grove Baptist Church
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, January 9, 1973, page 5, col. 3 and 4


Name:     Carson Hinson Adams
Parents:  Dewey Adams and Lucy Hinson Adams
Spouse:  Ruth Tanner Adams
Date of Birth/Age: Age 51
Place of Birth:  Chesterfield County
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death: a Lumberton, NC hospital
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, January 9, 1973, page 5, col. 4   


Name:     Hal Franklin Hyatt Jr.
Parents:  Mr. and Mrs. Hal Hyatt
Date of Birth/Age: infant
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery 
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, January 9, 1973, page 5, col. 4  


Name:     Delana Horne Miller
Parents:  Stephen and Bettie Rogers Horne
Spouse:  E. J. Miller
Date of Birth/Age: Age 86
Place of Birth: native of Dillon County
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death: a Mullins hospital
Place of Burial: Lake View Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, January 9, 1973, page 5, col. 4 and 5  


Name:     Lonnie Lambert
Parents:  Mr. and Mrs. William Lambert
Spouse: Essie Huggins Lambert
Date of Birth/Age: Age 71
Place of Birth: Marion County
Date of Death: January 3
Place of Death: a Mullins hospital
Place of Burial: Magnolia Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, January 9, 1973, page 5, col. 5 and 6  


Name:     Ethel Moore Townsend
Date of Birth/Age: Age 83
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Burial: services at Witner Funeral Home (as published) 
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, January 9, 1973, page 5, col. 6 


Name:     James Covington Allen
Parents:  Roy and Beaulah McCormick Allen (as published)
Spouse:  Myrtle Lewis Allen
Date of Birth/Age: Age 62
Place of Birth:  Wadesboro, NC
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death: a local hospital
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery, World War II veteran, assisted in keeping the USS Albert W. Grant from sinking during action with a Japanese task force Oct. 24-25, 1944
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, January 11, 1973, page 8, col. 6 and 7  


Name:     William Martin Bentley Jr.
Parents:  Evelyn Bernard Bentley and William M. Bentley Sr.
Spouse:  Geneieve Taylor Bentley
Date of Birth/Age: Age 40
Place of Birth:  California
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death: a Columbia hospital
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery, Korean War veteran
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, January 11, 1973, page 8, col. 7  
 

Name:     Laura Turner Price
Parents:  Thomas L. and Sadie Watson Turner
Spouse:  J. E. Price
Date of Birth/Age: Age 56
Place of Birth:  Marion County, of Nichols
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death: home
Place of Burial: Jones – Nichols Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, January 11, 1973, page 8, col. 8 and 9  


Name:     Woodrow A. Sarvis
Parents:  M. C. Sarvis of Tabor City
Spouse:  Sara Herring Sarvis
Date of Birth/Age: Age 57
Place of Birth:  of Tabor City, NC
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death: Loris Community Hospital
Place of Burial: Forest Lawn Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, January 16, 1973, page 5, col. 1  


Name:     Joseph C. Cook
Date of Birth/Age: Age 83
Place of Birth:  of Lake View
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death: a Florence hospital
Place of Burial: Cook Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, January 16, 1973, page 12, col. 3 and 4


Name:     Ora Lee Brown
Spouse:  Belton B. Brown
Date of Birth/Age: Age 78
Place of Birth:  of Latta
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death: a Columbia hospital
Place of Burial: Union Baptist Church cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, January 16, 1973, page 12, col. 4   


Name:      Mildred Carmichael McCallum
Parents:  Clyde L. and Blanche Edwards Carmichael
Spouse:  Victor McCallum
Place of Birth:  native of Dillon, of Rowland, NC
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death: home
Place of Burial: Rowland Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, January 16, 1973, page 12, col. 4 


Name:     Helen Bailey
Parents:  Dave and Mollie Turbeville Bailey
Date of Birth/Age: Age 76
Place of Birth:  Marion County
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death: a hospital here
Place of Burial: Mt. Andrews Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, January 16, 1973, page 12, col. 5  


Name:     Edgar Bryan Morton
Spouse:  Thelma Hedgpeth Morton
Date of Birth/Age: Age 70
Place of Birth: of Proctorville
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Burial: Rowland Cemetery 
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, January 18, 1973, page 3, col. 1


Name:   Low L. Parrish  
Parents: Bishop and Mary Phillips Parrish
Spouse:  Bessie Britt
Date of Birth/Age: Age 76
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death: home on Harrison St.
Place of Burial: Evergreen Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, January 18, 1973, page 3, col. 1   


Name:     Nettie Dillard Ellis
Parents:  Jesse Drayton and Addie Adair Dillard, mother of Dill Ellis of Dillon
Spouse:  George H. Ellis
Date of Birth/Age: Age 82
Place of Birth:  life long resident of Clinton
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death:  a Clinton hospital
Place of Burial: Rosemont Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, January 18, 1973, page 3, col. 1   


Name:     Silas F. Huggins
Parents:  Mrs. Vernon Huggins
Spouse:  Lucille L. Huggins
Date of Birth/Age: Age 62
Place of Birth:  native of Dillon County
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death: Veterans Administration hospital
Place of Burial: LaFayette Memorial Park, World War II veteran
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, January 18, 1973, page 3, col. 2  


Name:      Sam Herold Harrelson
Parents:  Charles M. and Betty Richardson Harrelson
Spouse: Esta Mae Harrelson
Date of Birth/Age: Age 69
Place of Birth:  Marion County
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death: a Marion hospital
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery, Dillon
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, January 23, 1973, page 11, col. 7 


Name:     L. Neuman Connor
Parents:  Alephus David and Henrietta Collier Conner, brother of Alma Peterkin of Dillon
Spouse:  Alice Carswell Connor
Date of Birth/Age: Age 72
Place of Birth: of Barnwell
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death: residence
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, January 23, 1973, page 11, col. 7    


Name:     John Henry Edwards
Parents:  Issac and Eva Cartledge Edwards
Spouse: Nancy Jones Edwards
Date of Birth/Age: Age 57
Place of Birth:  Batesburg, SC
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death: a Fayetteville, NC hospital
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery, veteran of World War II
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, January 23, 1973, page 11, col. 7 and 8  


Name:     Willie Yarboro
Parents:  Cora Yarboro, Latta
Date of Birth/Age: Age 54
Place of Birth: of Latta
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death: a Marion hospital
Place of Burial: Bethlehem Church cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, January 23, 1973, page 11, col. 8  


Name:   Addie R. Mitchell  
Date of Birth/Age: Age 81
Place of Birth: of Fairmont, NC 
Date of Death: January 16
Place of Death: Richmond, Va.
Place of Burial:  Floyd Memorial Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, January 23, 1973, page 11, col. 8  


Name:     Grace Haselden Watson
arents:  Charles E. and Minnie Dusenbury Haselden
Date of Birth/Age: Age 75
Place of Birth: Society Hill
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death: a Summerville hospital
Place of Burial: Hillcrest Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, January 23, 1973, page 11, col. 9  


Name:     Katie Jackson Coward
Parents:  Lawrence and Apsie Jane Hamilton Jackson
Spouse:  Roy Coward
Date of Birth/Age: Age 62
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death: home
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, January 23, 1973, page 11, col. 9  


Name:     Huey McCoy Page
Parents:  Chalmer and Delphine Martin Page
Date of Birth/Age: Age 37
Place of Birth:  Horry County
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death: a Charleston hospital
Place of Burial: Calvary Cemetery near Nichols
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, January 23, 1973, page 11, col. 9 


Name:     William H. Reid Sr.
Spouse:  Vivian Reid
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death: Dillon home
Place of Burial: arrangements by Cottingham Funeral Home
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, January 25, 1973, page 5, col. 1 and 2


Name:    Miss Lillian Stallings Powell
arents: William Henry and Elizabeth B. Batten Powell
Date of Birth/Age: Age 88
Place of Birth:  Windsor, Va.
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death: a hospital here
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, January 25, 1973, page 7, col. 1 and 2 


Name:     Lelious Parnell Sr.   
Date of Birth/Age: Age 71  
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Burial: St. Luke’s Methodist Church cemetery, Little Rock (AA)
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, January 25, 1973, page 7, col. 3  


Name:     Albert Jackson Norton
Parents:  Andrew Jackson and Edie Florence Norton
Spouse:  Bertha Daniels Norton
Date of Birth/Age: Age 76
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death: Marlboro General Hospital
Place of Burial: Little Rock Baptist Church cemetery (Huggins Cemetery) hlw
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, January 25, 1973, page 7, col. 3 and 4  


Name:     Wade Barnes
Date of Birth/Age: Age 66
Place of Birth: of Fairmont, NC
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Burial: Fairmont Cemetery 
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, January 25, 1973, page 7, col. 4 and 5  


Name:     Christian Fisher
Parents:  Mr. and Mrs. Pitman L. Fisher, Jr
Date of Birth: July 4
Date of Death: Monday       
Place of Death: Fairmont, NC home
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, January 25, 1973, page 7, col. 5   


Name:      Bernice R. Ford
Parents:  Allen Richardson and Rebecca Tanner Richardson
Date of Birth/Age: Age 64
Place of Birth:  native of Dillon,
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death: a Petersburg, Va. nursing home
Place of Burial: Colonial Memorial Gardens in Colonial Heights
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, January 25, 1973, page 7, col. 5, 6 and 7


Name:   Evelyn Richardson
Parents: Rosie Simpson McPhatter and Doc McPhatter
Spouse:  Jimmy Richardson Sr
Date of Birth/Age: Age 43
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death: a Marion hospital
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, January 25, 1973, page 7, col. 7, 8 and 9   

  
Name:     Osborne Brooks
Date of Birth/Age: Age 20
Place of Birth:  resident of Charlotte, NC
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death: near Little Rock       
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, January 30, 1973, page 1, col. 3  


Name:     Charles Carroll Hayes
Parents:  Carroll Edwin and Annie Kelly Hayes
Date of Birth/Age: Age 24
Place of Birth:  Hartsville, Latta resident
Date of Death: Thursday      
Place of Burial: Catfish Creek Baptist Church cemetery 
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, January 30, 1973, page 1, col. 2   


Name:    Sandy Michele Wilkes
Parents: Leo and Patricia Allen Wilkes 
Date of Birth/Age: five month-old
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death: home in Dillon
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, January 30, 1973, page 11, col. 7


Name:     Willie Kenlaw Berry
Parents:  Lawrence and Mary Frances Berry
Date of Birth/Age: Age 68
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death: Veterans Hospital at Fayetteville, North Carolina
Place of Burial: Beulah Baptist Church cemetery, veteran of World War II
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, January 30, 1973, page 9, col. 8 and 9


Name:     Catherine Kennedy Cook
Date of Birth/Age: Age 87
Place of Birth:  formerly of the Oakland community in Dillon County, Rowland resident
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Burial: Rowland Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, January 30, 1973, page 12, col. 1


Name:     Vera King
Parents:  H. and Betty Roland Ivey
Spouse:  Johnny King
Date of Birth/Age: Age 75
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death: a Mullins hospital
Place of Burial: Lake View Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, January 30, 1973, page 12, col. 1  


Name:   Eula Ward Barnes  
Date of Birth/Age: Age 84        mother of Mrs. Harris Horne, Lake View
Place of Birth:  of Orrum and Fairmont, NC
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death:
Place of Burial: Fairmont Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, January 30, 1973, page 12, col. 1  


Name:      Berta Gibson Stanton
Parents:  John K. and Emma G. Gibson
Spouse:  Grady Stanton Jr.
Date of Birth/Age: Age 83
Place of Birth:  Gibson, NC
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death: home
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, January 30, 1973, page 12, col. 1  


Name:     Walton Thomas Parrish
Spouse:  Angeree Thompson Parrish
Date of Birth/Age: Age 60
Place of Birth: of Fair Bluff, NC
Date of Death: January 23
Place of Death: a Marion, SC hospital
Place of Burial: McColl, South Carolina
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, January 30, 1973, page 12, col. 1    


Name:      Stacie Lynn Hyatt
Parents:  William E. and Faye Huggins Hyatt
Date of Birth/Age: Age three month-old
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death: Florence
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, January 30, 1973, page 13, col. 2 


FEBRUARY


Name:     Silas W. Epps
Parents:  James and Martha Ann Epps
Spouse:  Caroline Monroe Epps
Date of Birth/Age: Age 91
Place of Birth: Kingstree
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death: hospital here
Place of Burial: Magnolia Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, February 1, 1973, page 14, col. 1, 2, 3 and 4


Name:     Allen Worth Miller, Sr.
Parents:  Edward Warren and Mary Burns Miller
Spouse:  Grace Moody Miller
Date of Birth/Age: Age 69
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death: home
Place of Burial: Pleasant Hill Baptist Church cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, February 1, 1973, page 14, col. 4 and 5 


Name:   Oldia Hinson Israel 
Spouse:  Harvey Israel
Date of Birth/Age: Age 81
Place of Birth: Whiteville resident 
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death: a Florence hospital
Place of Burial:  Columbus Memorial Park
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, February 1, 1973, page 14, col. 6


Name:     Emmie Collins Goodyear
Parents:  William D. and Ellen Leggett Collins
Date of Birth/Age: Age 82
Place of Birth:  Marion County, Nichols resident
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death: home
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, February 1, 1973, page 14, col. 5  


Name:     James McInnis
Date of Birth/Age: Age 70
Place of Birth: 
Date of Death: Saturday        fire death
Place of Death: home
Place of Burial:
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, February 6, 1973, page 1, col. 1  


Name:     Peggy Joyce Nelson 
Date of Birth/Age: Age 20
Place of Birth:  of Green Terrace
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death: Pitt County        accident
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, February 6, 1973, page 4, col. 1 


Name:     Jim Fairley
Date of Birth/Age: Age 24
Place of Birth:  native of Laurinburg, living in New York
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death: Pitt County        accident
Place of Burial: 
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, February 6, 1973, page 4, col. 1    


Name:     Abe Kruger
Spouse:  Helen W. Kruger
Date of Birth/Age: Age 79
Place of Birth: former resident of Dillon, lived in Fitzgerald 59 years
Date of Death: January 18
Place of Death: Ben Hill County Hospital in Fitzgerald, Georgia
Place of Burial: services held at the Fetzgerald Hebrew Cemetery, interment in the Jewish Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, February 6, 1973, page 9, col. 3


Name:    Miss Maude Norton
Parents: Walter and Tissie Crowley Norton
Date of Birth/Age: Age 74
Place of Birth: Marlboro County
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death: a hospital here
Place of Burial: Beulah Baptist Church cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, February 6, 1973, page 9, col. 2 and 3


Name:     Eddie McNair
Date of Birth/Age: Age 46
Place of Birth: 
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death: 
Place of Burial: 
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, February 13, 1973, page 1, col. 1   


Name:     Nick Harley Daniels Sr.
Spouse:  Mamie Daniels
Date of Birth/Age: Age 75
Place of Birth: 
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death: a hospital here
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, February 13, 1973, page 4, col. 6


Name:     Edward G. Caldwell
Place of Birth: of Holly Hill, Fla., formerly of Dillon
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Burial: Greenwood Cemetery, Daytona Beach, Florida
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, February 13, 1973, page 4, col. 6 and 7 


Name:     Mrs. J. Frank Thompson
Parents:  Dr. John Fletcher and Emma Clinkscales Shirley
Date of Birth/Age: Age 79
Place of Birth: Honeapath, of Dillon and Columbia
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death: a Columbia nursing home
Place of Burial: Evergreen Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, February 13, 1973, page 4, col. 5  


Name:     Lizzie Parker Fields
Spouse:  James Alex Fields
Date of Birth/Age: Age 77
Place of Birth:  of Fair Bluff
Date of Death: February 8
Place of Death: Southeastern General Hospital, Lumberton, North Carolina
Place of Burial: Boardman Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, February 15, 1973, page 5, col. 1 and Tuesday, February 20, 1973, page 10, col. 1 


Name:     Lou Vernon Campbell Stone
Date of Birth/Age: Age 72
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death: Lake Charles, Louisiana
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, February 15, 1973, page 5, col. 1    


Name:     Vera S. Thompson
Spouse:  J. Frank Thompson
Place of Death: a Columbia hospital 
Place of Burial: Evergreen Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, February 15, 1973, page 5, col. 1    


Name:     Emerson Genare Hayes
Parents:  John and Sara Ford Hayes
Date of Birth/Age: Age 77
Place of Birth:  Lake View
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death: a Mullins hospital
Place of Burial: Lake View Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, February 15, 1973, page 5, col. 1     


Name:     William Watson Hammond
Parents:  Guthrie Berry and Grace Watson Hammond
Date of Birth/Age: Age 49
Place of Birth:  Horry County
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death: VA hospital in Fayetteville, N. C.
Place of Burial:  Spring Branch Cemetery in Horry County, veteran of World War II
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, February 15, 1973, page 5, col. 1     


Name:  Dewey Dobson Hall  
Parents: Mr. and Mrs. Luther Hall of Cumberland County
Spouse: Janie Prevatte Hall
Date of Birth/Age: Age 73
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death: his home on Route 1, Fairmont
Place of Burial: Fairmont Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, February 15, 1973, page 5, col. 1        


Name:     Della Mae Edmond Richardson
Date of Birth/Age: Age 69
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death: a Lumberton hospital
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, February 15, 1973, page 13, col. 7         


Name:     Geneva Campbell Hayes      
Date of Birth/Age: age 46 
Date of Death: February 19
Place of Burial: St. Mark Baptist Church cemetery   (AA)
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, February 20, 1973, page 1, col. 5 and Tuesday, February 27, 1973, page 9, col. 2


Name:      Raeford Campbell  
Date of Birth/Age: Age 29
Place of Birth: of the Fairmont-Orrum area
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death: Fairmont
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, February 20, 1973, page 8, col. 3  


Name:     Etta Jane Michau Davis
Parents: John C. and Emma Jane Powell Michau
Spouse: Henry D. Davis
Place of Birth:  Andrews, of Darlington
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death: a Darlington hospital
Place of Burial: Grove Hill Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, February 20, 1973, page 10, col. 1   


Name:     French Bethea   
Parents:  Robert and Mae Frances Bethea
Spouse:  Lillie D. Bethea
Date of Birth/Age: Age 63
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Burial: St. Mary’s Cemetery  (AA)
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, February 20, 1973, page 10, col. 2   


Name:     Daisy Godbold Hargrove
Parents:  Asa and Sarah Ellerbee Godbold
Date of Birth/Age: Age 89
Place of Birth:  Marion County
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death: a hospital here
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, February 20, 1973, page 10, col. 3       


Name:     F. C. Turbeville
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death: Veterans Administration Hospital at Fayetteville, N. C.
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, February 20, 1973, page 10, col. 3   


Name:     Vernon Arnette Huggins
Parents:  John and Martha Phillips Arnette
Spouse:  Smiley Bigham Huggins
Date of Birth/Age: Age 81
Place of Birth:  Robeson County, N. C.
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death: a nursing home here
Place of Burial:  Greenlawn Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, February 20, 1973, page 10, col. 1  


Name:     Sally Ella Bryant Lee
Parents:  Curtis and Annie Moody Bryant
Spouse:  John L. Lee
Date of Birth/Age: Age 78
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death: home here
Place of Burial: Union Baptist Church cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, February 20, 1973, page 10, col. 2   


Name:      Eunice Alford Ford
Spouse:  Willie Ford
Date of Birth/Age: Age 43
Date of Death: February 14
Place of Burial: Cotton Valley Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, February 20, 1973, page 10, col. 2     


Name:     Luther Hunt
Spouse:  Pearl Hunt
Date of Birth/Age: Age 67
Place of Birth:  of Rowland, N.C.
Date of Death: February 13
Place of Burial: Dogwood Baptist Church cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, February 20, 1973, page 10, col. 3   


Name:   Louise Hamer Hasty    
Parents: James Willis and Sallie Breeden Hamer
Spouse: James C. Hasty
Date of Birth/Age: Age 75
Place of Birth: native of Dillon
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Burial: Hamer Family Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, February 20, 1973, page 10, col. 1       
 

Name:     Gerthi S. Scott
Parents:  William Alford and Nancy Poston Scott
Spouse:  Myrtle Manuel Scott
Date of Birth/Age: Age 68
Place of Birth: Robeson County
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death: a Marion hospital
Place of Burial: Raynham Baptist Church cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, February 20, 1973, page 10, col. 1and 2       


Name:     Ruth Willoughby Clark
Parents:  W. J. and Mary Graham Willoughby
Spouse:  John R. Clark
Date of Birth/Age: Age 75
Place of Birth:  Florence County
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death: of Scranton
Place of Burial: Graham Cemetery 
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, February 22, 1973, page 10, col. 1  


Name:     Eugene Clyde Shelley
Parents:  Ford and Iris Coleman Shelley
Spouse:  Danie Lee Shelley
Date of Birth/Age: Age 63
Place of Birth: Marion County
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death: a Marion hospital
Place of Burial: Reedy Creek Baptist Church Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, February 22, 1973, page 12, col. 1


Name:     Thomas E. Myers
Spouse:  Esther     brother Caddett Page of Dillon
Date of Birth/Age: Age 62
Place of Birth:  Winston-Salem, N.C. of Virginia
Date of Death: Monday, February 12
Place of Death: Fairfax Hospital
Place of Burial: National Memorial Park
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, February 22, 1973, page 12, col. 4, 5 and 6  


Name:     Max McLennan    
sister: Mrs. Maurice Carmichael   
Place of Birth: of Los Angeles, Calif.
Date of Death: Monday    pedestrian accident
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, February 27, 1973, page 1, col. 2


Name:     Ada Bullock   
sisters: Mrs. Floyd Lee and Mrs. Tom Norton   
Date of Birth/Age: Age 67
Place of Birth: of Fairmont, N. C.
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Burial: Fairmont Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, February 27, 1973, page 3, col. 7 and 8  


Name:     Mattie Davis Williams       
Spouse:  George Williams
Date of Birth/Age: Age 62
Place of Burial: St. Mary Cemetery  (AA)
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, February 27, 1973, page 3, col. 8 and 9  


Name:     J. Van Demery
Spouse:  Jessie Demery
Place of Birth:  of Rowland, N. C.
Date of Death:  Friday
Place of Death: Southeastern General Hospital, Lumberton, N. C.
Place of Burial: Preston Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, February 27, 1973, page 3, col. 5 and 6  


Name:    Gladys Summer Varn    
Parents: J. Eugene and Elizabeth Watson Summer
son: Herbert Eugene Varn of Dillon
Date of Birth/Age: 
Place of Birth:  Darlington
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death: a Columbia hospital
Place of Burial: services held at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Columbia
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, February 27, 1973, page 3, col. 1 and 2   


Name:     Charles Ralph Barfield
Parents:  Parker and Olin Sparkman Barfield
Spouse:  Evelyn J. Barfield
Date of Birth/Age: Age 63
Place of Birth: native of Dillon
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death: Durham, N. C.
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, February 27, 1973, page 9, col. 2


Name:     Lacy Swett
Parents:  Mr. and Mrs. Eli Swett
Spouse:  Grace Scott Swett
Date of Birth/Age: Age 52
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death: Cape Fear Valley Hospital, Fayetteville
Place of Burial: Reedy Branch Church cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, February 27, 1973, page 3, col. 3 and 4  


Name:     Elvia Hunt Locklear
Spouse:  Arthur Locklear Jr.
Date of Birth/Age: Age 31
Place of Birth: of Rowland, N. C.
Date of Death: Saturday    auto accident
Place of Death:
Place of Burial: Rowland Church of God cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, February 27, 1973, page 3, col. 1 


Name:     Eula Brumbles
Spouse:  Ernest H. Brumbles
Date of Birth/Age: Age 79
Place of Birth: of Fairmont, N. C.
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Burial: Proctorville Cemetery 
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, February 27, 1973, page 3, col. 1  


Name:     Carol L. Carmichael
Parents:  Clyde and Sallie Edwards Carmichael
Spouse:  Marian Rogers Carmichael
Date of Birth/Age: Age 57
Place of Birth:  Dillon, resident of Columbia
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death: Providence Hospital
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Memorial Park, veteran of World War II
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, February 27, 1973, page 3, col. 2.


MARCH


Name:     William Ross Johnson
Date of Birth/Age: Age 56
Place of Birth:  of Rowland, N. C.
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Burial: Midway Presbyterian Church cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, March 6, 1973, page 2, col. 8


Name:     Shell Oxendine
Date of Birth/Age: 
Place of Birth:  of Fairmont, N. C.
Date of Death: February 27
Place of Burial: New Bethel Methodist Church cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, March 6, 1973, page 2, col. 7 


Name:     Fannie E. McKenzie
Parents:  Ferdinand and Ellen Herring
Spouse:  Fred McKenzie
Date of Birth/Age: Age 74
Place of Birth:  native of Dillon County
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death: a Florence nursing home
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, March 6, 1973, page 14, col. 4


Name:     Fernie Lewis
Parents:  Archable and Emmaline Shannon Lewis
Spouse:  Inez Bullock Lewis
Date of Birth/Age: Age 81
Place of Birth:  Horry County
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death: a Fayetteville, N. C. hospital
Place of Burial: Zoan Methodist Church cemetery in Horry County, veteran of World War I
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, March 6, 1973, page 14, col. 4 and 5   


Name:     Dewey Bethea 
Date of Birth/Age: Age 75
Place of Birth: Little Rock, resident of Sumter
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death: his home
Place of Burial: Sumter Cemetery, veteran of World War I
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, March 6, 1973, page 14, col. 5   


Name:     Fred Pate McKenzie
Parents:  Carey Joseph and Elsie Walker McKenzie
Spouse:  Ethelleen Snead McKenzie
Date of Birth/Age: Age 60
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death: a Dillon hospital
Place of Burial: Beulah Baptist Church cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, March 8, 1973, page 6, col. 4 and 5 


Name:     Frank Floyd Townsend
Parents:  Frank Floyd and Sophia Page Townsend
Date of Birth/Age: Age 77
Place of Birth:  Robeson County
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death: a Wilmington, N. C. hospital
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery, veteran of World War I and II
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, March 8, 1973, page 6, col. 5, 6 and 7


Name:     William O. Ayers
Parents:  John A. and Susan Page Ayers
Date of Birth/Age: Age 84
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death: his residence
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, March 8, 1973, page 9, col. 5 


Name:     Dora Crawford
Parents:  Mr. and Mrs. Henry Legette 
Date of Birth: December 10, 1898
Place of Birth:  Marion County
Date of Death: February 27
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, March 8, 1973, page 9, col. 5  


Name:     Louise Hay McCaskill
Parents:  Frederick and Annie Righton Richards Hay  
Date of Birth/Age: Age 86
Place of Birth:  Kershaw County, of Waycross, Ga.
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death: her home
Place of Burial: Liberty Hill Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, March 13, 1973, page 8, col. 6 and 7  


Name:     Edwin Howard Townsend
Parents:  Kesler G. and Nellie Prevatte Townsend
Spouse:  Linda Miller Townsend
Date of Birth/Age: Age 31
Place of Birth:  Dillon
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death: a Charleston hospital
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, March 13, 1973, page 8, col. 3  


Name:     Mrs. Coye Ford Scott
Parents: Hardy and Fannie Lupo Ford
Date of Birth/Age: Age 92
Place of Birth:  Marion County, resident of Lake View
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death: a nursing home
Place of Burial: Cedardale Cemetery in Mullins
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, March 13, 1973, page 8, col. 4  


Name:     Robert Perry McCormick Sr.
Parents:  Nathan Stewart and Flora Jane Price McCormick
Spouse:  Lois Elaine Pettit McCormick
Date of Birth/Age: Age 61
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death: a Mullins hospital
Place of Burial: Union Baptist Church cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, March 13, 1973, page 8, col. 3


Name:     Catherine Jenkins Clark
Date of Birth/Age: Age 30
Place of Birth: 
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death: north of Rowland        auto accident
Place of Burial: 
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, March 15, 1973, page 1, col. 4 


Name:     Daniel Rembert Jackson
Parents:  Asberry and Sue Carmichael Jackson
Spouse: Leather Strickland Jackson (Letha on the census)
Date of Birth/Age: Age 78
Place of Birth:  Dillon County, Nichols resident
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death: a Mullins hospital
Place of Burial: Olive Baptist Church Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, March 15, 1973, page 7, col. 2 and 3. 


Name:     Winston Vester Bailey
Parents:  Thelma Blackmon Bailey and James Bailey
Spouse:  Louise Waters Bailey
Date of Birth/Age: Age 37
Place of Birth: Dillon County, resident of Norwalk, Conn.
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death:
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery 
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, March 15, 1973, page 12, col. 5   


Name:     Mrs. Lonie Hill
Date of Birth/Age: Age 90
Place of Birth: 
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death:
Place of Burial: Big Branch Cemetery 
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, March 15, 1973, page 12, col. 3 and 4  


Name:     Retha F. Cribb
Parents:  Cleve and Ellen Watts Faircloth
Spouse:  Rev. A. M. Cribb
Date of Birth/Age: Age 58
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death: near Marion        auto accident
Place of Burial: Sumter Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, March 20, 1973, page 1, col. 6 


Name:     Charles A. Thomas
Date of Birth/Age: Age 35
Place of Birth:  of Greenville
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death: near Marion
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, March 20, 1973, page 1, col. 6   


Name:     Luther Eldridge English
Parents:  Will and Dora McKenzie English
Spouse:  Louise Quarles
Date of Birth/Age: Age 77
Date of Death: March 18
Place of Death: Marlboro General Hospital
Place of Burial: Carolina Presbyterian Church cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, March 20, 1973, page 3, col. 7, 8 and 9


Name:   Thomas Oliver Cottingham  
Parents:  Mary Graham Cottingham and Oscar Cottingham
Spouse:  Dorothy Farmer Cottingham
Date of Birth/Age: Age 54
Place of Birth:  Dillon
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death: a Myrtle Beach hospital
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, March 20, 1973, page 3, col. 4, 5 and 6    


Name:     Tollie Lee Froneberger
Parents:  Miller Washington and Iva Stewart Froneberger
Spouse:  Sallie Mae Cochrane Froneberger
Date of Birth/Age: Age 61
Place of Birth: Gaston County, N. C.
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death: a local hospital
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, March 20, 1973, page 14, col. 1, 2 and 3   


Name:     Flossie Weatherford Hamilton
Parents:  Hillard and Ola Barnhill Weatherford
Date of Birth/Age: Age 60
Place of Birth:  of Maxton, N.C.
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death: Fort Mead, Florida
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery in Dillon
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, March 20, 1973, page 14, col. 1 


Name:     Lloyd Freeman Byrd
Parents:  Iran and Polly Hulon Byrd
Spouse:  Vincie Lane Byrd
Date of Birth/Age: Age 63
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death: his residence
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, March 20, 1973, page 14, col. 1  


Name:     Betty Lewis
Parents:  L. Woodrow and Vergie Daniels Sanderson
Spouse:  Charles Lewis
Date of Death: Wednesday     
Place of Death: Hartsville
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, March 22, 1973, page 1, col. 5  


Name:  Tony Lewis   
Parents: Charles and Betty Lewis
Date of Death: Wednesday       
Place of Death: Hartsville
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, March 22, 1973, page 1, col. 5     


Name:     Daniel Murdock Dove
Parents:  John A. and Elise Cox Dove
Date of Death: March 13
Place of Death: a Charleston hospital
Place of Burial: Mount Pleasant Memorial Gardens, World War II veteran
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, March 22, 1973, page 6, col. 1  


Name:     Inez Walters Musselwhite
Spouse:  Earl Musselwhite
Date of Birth/Age: Age 60
Date of Death: last Wednesday
Place of Burial: Floyd Memorial Cemetery 
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, March 27, 1973, page 3, col. 1  


Name:     Buddy Young
Parents:  George and Janie Hughes in Dillon
Spouse:  Linda Todd Young
Date of Birth/Age: Age 43
Place of Birth:  Hemingway
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death: his home
Place of Burial:  veteran of the Korean War
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, March 27, 1973, page 3, col. 2  


Name:     Robert McLean Sitton 
Spouse:  Margaret Nettleton Sitton
Date of Birth/Age: Age 55
Place of Birth:  native of Dillon
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death: his home in Biloxi, Mississippi
Place of Burial: Biloxi, retired Air Force lieutenant colonel
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, March 27, 1973, page 8, col. 1   


Name:     Sam Usher
Parents:  Sam and Pearl Pate Usher
Spouse: Margaret Thompson Usher
Date of Birth/Age: Age 60
Place of Birth:  native of Dillon County
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death: a Marion hospital
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, March 27, 1973, page 12, col. 8 and 9 


Name:     John Wesley Campbell   
Spouse:  Daisy Campbell
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death: his home in Dillon
Place of Burial: St. Mary Cemetery  (AA)
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, March 29, 1973, page 5, col. 8  


Name:     Mrs. William Gairy Nichols
Parents: William Haselden Ellerbe and Henrietta Rogers Ellerbe
Place of Birth:  Marion County
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death: a Mullins hospital
Place of Burial: Nichols-Jones Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, March 29, 1973, page, 6, col. 5


Name:     Infant daughter Bedinger
Parents:  Mr. and Mrs. Dwight Bedinger of Latta
Date of Birth: Tuesday
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death: Palmetto General Hospital, Marion
Place of Burial: Magnolia Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, March 29, 1973, page, 6, col. 5 


Name:     Blanche Page McClam   
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death: a local hospital
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery, Nichols  (AA)
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, March 29, 1973, page, 10, col. 4  


  APRIL


Name:     J. W. (Whit) Herring
Parents:  Jesse and Kitsy Rogers Herring
Spouse:  Bonnie M. Herring
Date of Birth/Age: Age 81
Place of Birth:  Marion County
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death: a Marion hospital
Place of Burial: Pyerian Baptist Church cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, April 3, 1973, page 10, col. 6


Name:     Mattie B. Atkinson
Parents:  W. R. and Ella Faircloth Britt
Spouse:  Matthew J. Atkinson
Date of Birth/Age: 
Place of Birth:  Rowland, N. C.
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death: St. George
Place of Burial: Rose Hill Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, April 3, 1973, page 10, col. 5   


Name:     Bessie Love Coward
Parents: John R. and Louise Hargrove Love  
Date of Birth/Age: Age 79
Place of Birth: Marlboro County
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Burial: Union Baptist Cemetery in the Temperance Hill community 
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, April 3, 1973, page 10, col. 1  


Name:     Jimmy Hodges
Parents:  Mr. and Mrs. Clyde Hodges
Date of Birth/Age: three month old
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death: at his home
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, April 3, 1973, page 10, col. 1  


Name:     Luther Harris
Spouse:  Alice Davis Harris
Date of Birth/Age: Age 74
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death: a Lumberton, N. C. hospital
Place of Burial: Bladen Memorial Gardens
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, April 3, 1973, page 10, col. 6  


Name:     James Walter Jackson
Parents:  Swannie Miller Jackson and James R. Jackson
Spouse:  Jessie Morris Jackson
Date of Birth/Age: Age 58
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death: a Marion hospital
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, April 3, 1973, page 10, col. 6   


Name:     Grady L. Moore
Parents:  Leon Major Moore and Annie Lous Tart Moore
Spouse:  Ella Mae Gibson Moore
Date of Birth/Age: Age 51
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death: a Dillon Hospital
Place of Burial: Shady Grove Baptist Church near Clarkton, North Carolina
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, April 5, 1973, page 5, col. 5  


Name:    Lloyd William Barfield
Parents:  Gordon and Emma Ford Barfield
Spouse:  Nora Bullock Barfield
Date of Birth/Age: Age 62
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death: 
Place of Burial: Lake View Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, April 5, 1973, page 5, col. 3    


Name:      John Wesley Campbell
Place of Burial: final tribute at Manning Baptist Church Sunday, served in World War I 
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, April 5, 1973, page 5, col. 2   


Name:     Ge orge Richard Brownell
Parents:  John and Mary Sargent Brownell
Spouse:  Thelma Ayers Brownell
Date of Birth/Age: Age 77
Place of Birth:  England
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death: a Loris hospital
Place of Burial: Cederdale Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, April 10, 1973, page 9, col. 1  


Name:     Mary Ethel Johnson
Parents:  Duncan A. and Mary Stanton Johnson
Spouse:  Frank F. Johnson
Date of Birth/Age: Age 69
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death: Columbia
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, April 10, 1973, page 9, col. 1and 2  


Name:     Nora Owens
Parents:  Simon and Susan Lane
Spouse:  Randolph Owns, Sr,
Date of Birth: 1874
Place of Birth:  early childhood in Marion County
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death: Latta
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, April 10, 1973, page 9, col. 5    


Name:     Mary (Mae) Viola Ford Hutchinson
Spouse:  William Vernon Hutchinson
Date of Birth/Age: Age 77
Place of Birth:  Marion County
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death: a Mullins hospital
Place of Burial: Hudson family cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, April 10, 1973, page 9, col. 6, 7 and 8    


Name:     Mattie Hill
Parents:  Thomas V. and Nancy Carroway Lewellyn Hill
Spouse:  Garnett Menton Hill
Date of Birth/Age: Age 81
Place of Birth:  Sumter County
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death: Dundees Rest Home
Place of Burial:  Rogers Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, April 10, 1973, page 10, col. 2     
 

Name:     Dave Miller
Spouse:  Chessie Stokes Miller
Date of Birth/Age: 
Place of Birth: 
Date of Death:
Place of Death: 
Place of Burial: Bermuda Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, April 10, 1973, page 10, col. 3


Name:     Aline Gilbert Christmas  
Parents:  J. W. and Maggie Bullard Gilbert
Spouse:  Henry Christmas
Date of Birth/Age: Age 66
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death:  Sunday
Place of Death: St. Eugene Community Hospital
Place of Burial: services at Williams Funeral Service
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, April 10, 1973, page 10, col. 3 and 4  


Name:     Teressa G. Hunt
Parents:  Ernest Kendall Hunt of Fairmont
Date of Birth/Age: five year old
Place of Birth:  of Fairmont, N. C.
Date of Death: Friday        highway accident
Place of Death:  near Fairmont
Place of Burial:
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, April 12, 1973, page 11, col. 7   


Name:    Miss Mary Mac Alford
Parents: Malcolm and Sara Margaret McPhaul Alford
Date of Birth/Age: Age 84
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death: her resident
Place of Burial: Carolina Presbyterian Church cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, April 12, 1973, page 11, col. 8  


Name:     John Daniel Brigman
Parents:  Clem H. and Maggie Coley Brigman
Spouse:  Dora Elizabeth Brigman
Date of Birth/Age: Age 44
Place of Birth: Marlboro County
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death: Marlboro General Hospital
Place of Burial: services in Daniels Chapel, Rogers Funeral Home in charge
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, April 12, 1973, page 11, col. 8 and 9  


Name:     James Smith
Date of Birth/Age: Age 41
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, April 17, 1973, page 1, col. 1   


Name:      William Blount (hlw) Bracey
Parents:  Othneil Bracey, Sr. and Ellen McLean (hlw)
Date of Birth: September 10, 1898 (hlw)  
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death: Scotland Memorial Hospital, Laurinburg
Place of Burial: Ashepole Presbyterian Church cemetery, veteran of World War II
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, April 17, 1973, page 4, col. 5     


Name:     Alma Johnson Collins
Parents:  Flossie Collins Johnson and L. C. Johnson
Spouse:  George Cleveland Collins Sr
Date of Birth/Age: Age 52
Place of Birth:  Horry County
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death: her home
Place of Burial: New Home Baptist Church cemetery 
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, April 17, 1973, page 10, col. 1   


Name:     Geneva Evans Perritte
Parents: Roy A. and Nettie Thorp Evans
Spouse: Leo R. Perritte
Date of Birth/Age: Age 53
Place of Birth: native of Wilmington, N.C.
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death: a Mullins hospital
Place of Burial: Devotion Gardens Cemetery 
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, April 17, 1973, page 10, col. 1      


Name:     Furnie L. Bailey
Parents:  Redden and Katie Lee Bailey
Spouse:  Bertha Snipes Bailey
Date of Birth/Age: Age 60
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death: a Charleston hospital
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, April 17, 1973, page 10, col. 1     
 

Name:     Legrand Smith
Parents:  Luther and Bertha Cook Smith
Spouse:  Beatrice Hulon Smith
Date of Birth/Age: Age 52
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death: a Marion hospital
Place of Burial: Pyrian Baptist Church Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, April 17, 1973, page 12, col. 5


Name:   Ilsa Jane Hughes Capps   
Parents: Reba C. Hughes and W. P. Hughes
Spouse:  Edwin L. Capps II
Date of Birth/Age: Age 23
Place of Birth: 
Date of Death: Tuesday        accident at home
Place of Death: home
Place of Burial:
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, April 19, 1973, page 3, col. 1 


Name:     Fred Page
Parents:  Jake and Isla Crawford Page
Spouse:  Lillie Mae Hodge Page
Date of Birth/Age:
Place of Birth: native of Lake View
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death: a local hospital
Place of Burial: Hodge Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, April 19, 1973, page 6, col. 2  


Name:     Bonnie Lucille Nichols Berry
Parents:  Mathew Clarence and Della Mahaffey Nichols
Spouse: J. B. Berry Sr.
Date of Birth/Age: Age 72
Place of Birth:  Fountain Inn
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death: a Marion hospital
Place of Burial: Magnolia Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, April 19, 1973, page 6, col. 3 and 4


Name:     James Carlye Norman
Parents:  George F. and Ethel Lovin Norman
Date of Birth/Age: Age 62
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death: a local hospital
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, April 19, 1973, page 6, col. 4 and 5   


Name:     Carrie Lee Gibson     
Parents: Lee and Sarah Williams Cooper
Spouse:  William Gibson
Date of Birth/Age: Age 78
Place of Birth: Darlington County, resident of Latta more than 40 years
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death: her home
Place of Burial: Oaky Point Cemetery (AA)
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, April 24, 1973, page 4, col. 3  


Name:     Miss Ella Jane Watts
Parents:  Joe and Janie Brigman Watts
Date of Birth/Age: Age 67
Place of Birth:  Florence County
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death: a Dillon hospital
Place of Burial: Beulah Baptist Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, April 24, 1973, page 7, col. 1


Name:     Nathan Wade Strickland
Parents:  Loeetta Grainger and Jasper Wade Strickland
Spouse:  Corine Gibson Strickland of Mullins
Date of Birth/Age: Age 49
Place of Birth:  Horry County, resident of Mullins
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death: a Conway hospital
Place of Burial: Pleasant View Baptist Church Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, April 24, 1973, page 7, col. 2   


Name:     James Elitheus Thomas   
Parents:  John and Reathea Thomas
Spouse:  Theo Thomas
Date of Birth/Age:
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death: Cape Fear Valley Hospital in Fayetteville, N. C.
Place of Burial: St. Mary’s Cemetery  (AA)
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, April 24, 1973, page 7, col. 3 and 4  


Name:     Manton C. Alford
Parents: Manton and Rena Curry Alford
Spouse:  Mary Ella Montgomery Alford
Date of Birth/Age: Age 74
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death: Scotland Memorial Hospital
Place of Burial: Alford Cemetery in Dillon
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, April 24, 1973, page 7, col. 1


Name:     Mrs. Cornelius Cooper
Parents:  John and Orphie Bass Williams  
Date of Birth/Age: Age 82
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death: a Conway hospital
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, April 24, 1973, page 7, col. 1  


Name:     Mellie Gibson Sports
Parents:  Merritt and Lavenia Parrott
Date of Birth/Age: Age 67
Place of Birth:  Georgetown County
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death: a Florence hospital
Place of Burial: Bristow Chapel Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, April 24, 1973, page 7, col. 1   


Name:    Elizabeth Carter Webster
Parents: Donnie Hinson Carter and John Carter
Spouse: Darwin J. Webster
Date of Birth/Age: Age 46
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death: her home
Place of Burial: Green Lawn Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, April 24, 1973, page 12, col. 1   


Name:     William Henry Watson
Date of Birth/Age: Age 83
Place of Birth: formerly of Latta, now of Rowland, N. C.
Date of Death: services conducted today
Place of Death: 
Place of Burial: Rowland Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, April 24, 1973, page 12, col. 5


Name:     Edna Gilbert Braddock
Spouse:  Lonnie B. Braddock
Date of Birth/Age: Age 84 
Place of Birth: of Latta
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death: a Dillon hospital
Place of Burial: Bethlehem Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, April 24, 1973, page 12, col. 6 and 7


Name:     Kenneth Malcolm McCormick
Date of Birth/Age: Age 46
Place of Birth: of Nichols
Date of Death: Tuesday        auto accident
Place of Death: near Fair Bluff, N. C.
Place of Burial:
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, April 26, 1973, page 1, col. 3


Name:     Virgie McDaniel Wallace
Spouse:   Henry Wallace
Date of Birth/Age: Age 80  
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Burial: Rowland Cemetery 
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, April 26, 1973, page 9, col. 5


Name:     James Sampson Revels
Date of Birth/Age: Age 35
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death: Baltimore, Md.
Place of Burial: Hickory Hill Church cemetery in Rowland
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, April 26, 1973, page 9, col. 5 and 6  


Name:    James D. Wright
Spouse:  Louise Wright
Date of Birth/Age: Age 68 
Date of Death: this morning
Place of Death: his home
Place of Burial: arrangements by Cottingham Funeral Home
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, April 26, 1973, page 9, col.  4 


Name:     Allen Junior Brown
Spouse:  Minnie E. Brown
Date of Birth/Age: Age 29
Place of Birth:  of Rowland, N. C.
Date of Death: Sunday        accident
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, April 26, 1973, page 10, col. 1

 
MAY


Name:     Bobby Gene Hunt
Parents:  A. L. Hunt and Nora Oxendine Hunt
Spouse:  Sally Hunt
Date of Birth/Age: Age 24
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death: near Little Rock
Place of Burial: Fairview Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, May 1, 1973, page 1, col. 4.


Name:     Kermit Richeson
Spouse:  Eva Quick Kirby, a native of Dillon
Date of Birth/Age:
Place of Birth:  former resident of Dillon, lived in Indiana since 1954
Date of Death: April 9
Place of Death: University Hospital, Indianapolis
Place of Burial: services conducted in Crawfordsville, Indiana
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, May 1, 1973, page 5, col. 7 and 8  


Name:     Dr. Charles M. Graham
Parents:  Daniel and Margaret McGirt Graham
Spouse:  Olive Crone Graham
Date of Birth/Age: Age 68
Place of Birth:  Red Springs, N. C., practiced in Clio since 1933
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death:
Place of Burial: Red Springs
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, May 1, 1973, page 11, col. 8 and 9  


Name:     Florence Sweat Hunt
Parents: 
Spouse:  Ab Sweat
Date of Birth/Age: Age 63
Place of Birth:  of Fayetteville
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death: Cape Fear Valley Hospital, Fayetteville, North Carolina
Place of Burial: Dogwood Baptist Church cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, May 1, 1973, page 14, col. 2. 


Name:     Harry Thornton McCormick
Parents:  LeRoy and Madeline Cooke McCormick
Spouse:  Essie Blackwell McCormick
Date of Birth/Age: Age 51
Place of Birth:  Robeson County
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death: a Lumberton, N. C. hospital
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery in Nichols, World War II veteran
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, May 1, 1973, page 14, col. 1. 


Name:     Preston A. Riddick Jr.
Parents:  Preston A. and Cleveland Smith Riddick
Spouse:  Marian Elvington Riddick
Date of Birth/Age: Age 55
Place of Birth:  Marion
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death: a Mullins hospital
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery in Nichols, World War II veteran
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, May 1, 1973, page 14, col. 8 and 9.    


Name:     Julius Michael Alford
Parents:  Ola Frances Huggins Alford and Julius Thomas Alford
Spouse:  Patsy Johnson Alford of Aynor
Date of Birth/Age: Age 21
Place of Birth:  Marion County
Date of Death: Friday        drowning accident
Place of Death: near Aynor
Place of Burial: Methodist Rehobeth Cemetery in Galvant’s Ferry
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, May 1, 1973, page 14, col. 5  


Name:   Steven Cook   
Parents: Jasper and Doris Davis Cook
Spouse: 
Date of Birth/Age: Age 9
Place of Birth: 
Date of Death: Monday    drowning accident
Place of Death: Sandwich, Illinois
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, May 1, 1973, page 14, col. 6 and 7.


Name:     Jeddie Dillon Parker
Parents:  Frank Bethea and Hattie Dillon David of Dillon
Spouse:  Albert B. Parker
Date of Birth/Age: Age 79
Place of Birth: 
Date of Death:  Sunday
Place of Death: Magnolia Hall Nursing Home in Chestertown, MD.
Place of Burial: St. Paul’s Churchyard, near Chestertown
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, May 1, 1973, page 14, col. 5.  


Name:     Elizabeth “Snuck” McRae
Parents:  Ernest McRae
Date of Birth/Age: 
Place of Birth: 
Date of Death: April 20
Place of Death: a Trenton, N. J. hospital
Place of Burial: services held in Trenton
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, May 1, 1973, page 14, co. 3 and 4.  


Name:     Miss Mattie Arnette Williams
Parents: Emory L. and Bertha Taylor Williams
Date of Birth/Age: Age 30
Place of Birth:  Lexington County
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death: Whitten Village at Clinton
Place of Burial: Lybrand Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, May 1, 1973, page 14, col. 1. 


Name:     Edna McDaniel Haselden
Parents: Alton and Georgia Mae Lewis McDaniel
Spouse:  Malcolm Haselden
Date of Birth/Age: Age 36
Place of Birth: Marion County, of Poston
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death: a Florence hospital
Place of Burial: Garden of Devotion Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, May 1, 1973, page 14, col. 1 and 2.  


Name:     Coke Johnson
Parents:  Mr. and Mrs. C. Walter Johnson
Spouse:  Flora Mae Register Johnson
Date of Birth/Age: Age 60
Place of Birth:  Dillon County, of Marion
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death: a local hospital
Place of Burial: Union Baptist Cemetery near Temperance Hill
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, May 3, 1973, page 11, col. 4  


Name:     Shep M. Causey
Parents:  Bill and Cindy Fowler Causey
Spouse:  Becky Bullock Causey
Date of Birth/Age: Age 80
Place of Birth: Horry County
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death: a Mullins hospital
Place of Burial: Mt. Olive Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, May 3, 1973, page 11, col. 4  


Name:     Jean Shelley Sawyer
Maiden name: Shelley
Parents: Betty Rowell Shelley and W. D. Shelley
Spouse:  Theo Sawyer Sr.
Date of Birth/Age: Age 58
Place of Birth:  Marion County
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death: a local hospital
Place of Burial: Devotion Gardens Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, May 3, 1973, page 11, col. 4 and 5  


Name:     Lenon Caswell Grainger
Parents:  Nathan Chester Grainger and Edna Floyd Grainger of Nichols
Spouse:  Alvania Watts Grainger
Date of Birth/Age: Age 48
Place of Birth:  Horry County, now of Nichols
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death: a Florence hospital
Place of Burial: Devotion Gardens
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, May 3, 1973, page 11, col. 5   


Name:     Carrie Sweatt
Parents: 
Spouse: 
Date of Birth/Age: Age 87
Place of Birth:  native of Dillon County, now of Bennettsville
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death: a Cheraw nursing home
Place of Burial: Parnassus Church cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, May 3, 1973, page 11, col. 5  


Name:     Millie Lillie Felkel Shuler
Parents: Peter Jeremeah and David Ann Hungerpiller Felkel
Date of Birth/Age: Age 85
Place of Birth: Calhoun County
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death: an Orangeburg nursing home
Place of Burial: Island Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, May 8, 1973, page 8, col. 4 and 5. 


Name:      Gerald W. Gaddy     
Parents:  Hannah David Gaddy and William C. Gaddy, and brother of Monroe Gaddy of Dillon
Spouse:  Hannah Rhyne Gaddy
Date of Birth/Age: Age 43
Place of Birth:  Anson County, N. C. now of Pageland
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death: his home
Place of Burial: Sandy Plains Methodist Cemetery in Anson County
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, May 3, 1973, page 11, col. 4.


Name:     William Leroy “Buddy” Paul
Date of Birth/Age: Age 58
Place of Birth: of Rowland, N. C.
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Burial: Mt. Moriah Baptist Church Cemetery 
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, May 3, 1973, page 11, col. 4  


Name:     Willie James Blue
Date of Birth/Age: Age 22
Date of Death: Friday        accident
Place of Death: Dillon
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, May 10, 1973, page 1, col. 3 


Name:     Leon Walter Fryant 
Spouse:  Ione Berry Fryant
Date of Birth/Age: Age 75
Place of Birth:  Cape May, N. J., resident of Latta 33 years
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death: a Marion hospital
Place of Burial: Magnolia Cemetery, World War I veteran
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, May 10, 1973, page 6, col. 1  


Name:     George Elliott McMackin
Parents:  Robert G. and Merscogie Howell McMackin, brother of R. H. McMackin of Little Rock
Spouse: 
Date of Birth/Age: Age 69
Place of Birth:  York County, now of Clover
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death: a Charlotte, N. C. hospital
Place of Burial: Bethany ARP Church Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, May 10, 1973, page 6, col. 1  


Name:     Elias Alford McCormac
Parents:  Elias Alford and Mary Flynn Cousar McCormac
Spouse:  Lena Rhoad McCormac
Date of Birth/Age: Age 70
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death:
Place of Burial: Alford Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, May 10, 1973, page 6, col. 2  


Name:     James F. Spears
Parents:  James L. and Tommie Jane Copeland Spears
Spouse: Anis B. Spears
Date of Birth/Age: Age 76
Place of Birth:  Marlboro County
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death: a local hospital
Place of Burial: McColl Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, May 10, 1973, page 6, col. 2 and 3  


Name:     Donald Joseph McCormick
Place of Birth:  Chester County    accident
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, May 10, 1973, page 6, col. 2  


Name:     Reginal Laverne Grainger
Parents:  Donald Leverne and Geraldine Williamson Grainger
Date of Birth/Age: Age 16
Place of Birth:  Horry County
Date of Death:  Sunday
Place of Death: east of Loris
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, May 15, 1973, page 1, col. 4  


Name:     James Lacy Locklear
Parents:  Hugh L. and Maggie Ransom Locklear
Spouse:  Kattie Lawery Locklear
Date of Birth/Age: Age53
Place of Birth:  Robeson County
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death: a Bennettsville hospital
Place of Burial: Mount Elam Church
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, May 15, 1973, page 3, col. 1  


Name:     Miss Allie Morrison
Parents:  Cameron and Mary Jane Little Morrison
Date of Birth/Age: Age 72
Place of Birth:  Dillon County, living in Bingham
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death: a Marion nursing home
Place of Burial: McLeod Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, May 15, 1973, page 3, col. 1  


Name:     Carolyn Inman Powell
Spouse:  Ariah Powell
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death: Southeastern General Hospital
Place of Burial: Fairmont Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, May 17, 1973, page 7, col. 3. 


Name:     Herbert W. Gardner
Parents:  Swillie and Emma King Gardner
Spouse:  Annie Mae Culley
Date of Birth/Age:
Place of Birth:  Chesterfield County
Date of Death: May 8
Place of Death: Chesterfield County Memorial Hospital
Place of Burial: services held in Union Methodist Church, veteran of World War II
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, May 17, 1973, page 7, col. 5.


Name:     Restie Marlowe Strickland
Parents: Crawford and Alice Granger Marlowe
Date of Birth/Age: Age 70
Place of Birth:  Columbus County
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death: a local hospital
Place of Burial: Green Sea Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, May 17, 1973, page 7, col. 5 and 6.


Name:     Bertha Hayes Hyatt  
Parents: Leona Elvington and Fulton Lee Hayes
Spouse:  Levi Hyatt
Date of Birth/Age: 
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death:
Place of Burial: Hayestown Cemetery 
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, May 17, 1973, page 7, col. 6. 


Name:     James Edward Hunt
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Burial: Piney Grove Church cemetery 
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, May 22, 1973, page 10, col. 1  


Name:     Edward Oxendine
Date of Birth/Age: Age 19  
Date of Death: May 14
Place of Death: near Lumberton
Place of Burial:
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, May 22, 1973, page 10, col. 1     


Name:   Cornie Hardin     
Spouse: Hubert Harden
Date of Birth/Age: Age 80
Place of Birth: 
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death:
Place of Burial: Barnesville Community Cemetery 
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, May 22, 1973, page 10, col. 1     


Name:     Rev. Henry Floyd Surles
Parents:  A. P. and Phoebe Coats Surles
Date of Birth/Age: Age 91
Place of Birth:  Dillon
Date of Death: native of Dillon
Place of Death: Bethea Baptist Home, Darlington
Place of Burial: Springwood Cemetery in Greenville
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, May 22, 1973, page 10, col. 3


Name:     Daniel Franklin Hamer
Parents:  John B. and Kate Berry Hamer
Spouse:  Mary H. Hamer
Date of Birth/Age: Age 85
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death: a Florence hospital
Place of Burial: Rose Hill Cemetery in Marion
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, May 24, 1973, page 4, col. 3 


Name:     Velmer Dee Locklear
Parents:  Mr. and Mrs. Allen A. Hunt
Spouse:  Alex Locklear
Date of Birth/Age: Age 62
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Burial: Hunt family cemetery 
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, May 24, 1973, page 5, col. 1


Name:     John Gary McKenzie
Parents:  John D. and Sarah Hamilton McKenzie
Spouse:  Cora Ann Bryd McKenzie
Date of Birth/Age: Age77
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death: a Dillon hospital
Place of Burial: Mt. Calvary Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, May 24, 1973, page 5, col. 1 


Name:     Pfc. Thomas Brooks Alford Jr.
Parents:  Brooks Alford Sr. and Ada Hayes Alford of Dillon
Date of Birth: June 5, 1951
Place of Birth:  Coffee County, Georgia
Date of Death: May 11        auto accident
Place of Death: Marine Corps Base, Quantico, Va.
Place of Burial: Douglas, serving with the Marine Corps
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, May 29, 1973, page 5, col. 5


Name:     Lizzie Lane Miller
Date of Birth/Age: Age 69
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death: a Mullins hospital
Place of Burial: Lake View Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, May 29, 1973, page 5, col. 5   


Name:      Miss Marjorie Dew
Parents:  Lawrence Edward and Ellen Allen Dew
Date of Birth/Age:
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death: a Dillon hospital
Place of Burial: services held in Catfish Baptist Church
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, May 29, 1973, page 5, col. 5 and 6  


Name:     Katherine Michelle Smith
Parents:  Dan J. and Lucy Kate Love Smith
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death: a Marion hospital
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery in Dillon
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, May 29, 1973, page 5, col. 6 


Name:     Shirley Lynn Lane
Parents:  Mr. and Mrs. Bobby Lane
Date of Birth/Age: two year old
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death: a Florence hospital
Place of Burial: services held in Mt. Calvary Baptist Church
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, May 29, 1973, page 5, col. 6  


Name:     Tracey Dudley Fore
Parents:  Linwood and Lou Dudley Fore
Spouse: Lyla Hayes Fore
Date of Birth/Age: Age 68
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death: a Marion hospital
Place of Burial: Magnolia Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, May 31, 1973, page 5, col. 5   


Name:     Nita Jackson Hughes Hulon
Parents: Lawrence  and Appsie Jane Hamilton Jackson
Spouse: # 1 Herbert G. Hughes died 1943, # 2 Lonzo T. Hulon
Date of Birth/Age: Age 81
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death: a Cheraw hospital
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, May 31, 1973, page 10, col. 1  


Name:   Mollie Mae Locklear  
Date of Birth/Age: Age 60
Place of Birth:  resident of Rowland, N. C.
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Burial: Rowland Church of God cemetery 
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, May 31, 1973, page 10, col. 1     


Name:  Rev. Gilmore Hayes   
Parents:  V. I Hayes and Alma McDonald Hayes
Spouse:  Marie Taylor Hayes
Date of Birth/Age: Age 49
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Burial: Cedardale Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, May 31, 1973, page 10, col. 1    


Name:     E. Frank McKenzie
Parents:  Ella Watts McKenzie and Manning McKenzie
Spouse:  Mrs. E. Frank McKenzie
Date of Birth/Age: Age 42
Place of Birth:  Horry County, resident of Florence
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death: a hospital here
Place of Burial: Mount Hope Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, May 31, 1973, page 10, col. 3 


Name:     Jesse Carter
Parents:  Owen and Fronnie Gray Carter
Date of Birth/Age: Age 55
Place of Birth:  Lake View
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Burial: Lake View Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, May 31, 1973, page 10, col. 4    
 

JUNE


Name:      Thermon L. Mitchell
Date of Birth/Age: Age 17
Place of Birth:  of Fairmont, N. C.
Date of Death: Wednesday       
Place of Death:  near Rowland, drowned
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, June 5, 1973, page 12, col. 6  



Name:     Oddie Sweat
Spouse:  Tommie Hunt Sweat
Date of Birth/Age: Age 71
Place of Birth:  of Fairmont
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death:
Place of Burial: Lumbee Memorial Gardens
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, June 5, 1973, page 12, col. 6  


Name:    Mattie Gerald
Spouse:  Hosea Gerald
Date of Birth/Age: 
Place of Birth: of Orrum
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Burial: Kirkfield Cemetery 
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, June 5, 1973, page 12, col. 8 and 9 


Name:     Jimmy Oxendine  
Date of Birth/Age: Age 24
Place of Birth: of Fairmont, N. C.
Date of Death: Friday       
Place of Death: near Dillon, accident
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, June 5, 1973, page 1, col. 3  


Name:     Bessie Pearl Hudson
Parents:  Andrew and Mary Etta Hayes Deese
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death: Marlboro General Hospital
Place of Burial: Rogers Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, June 7, 1973, page 12, col. 5


Name:     Catherine Fisher Griffin
Date of Birth/Age: Age 66
Place of Birth: of Nashville, N. C.
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death: 
Place of Burial: Forest Hill Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, June 7, 1973, page 12, col. 7 and 8  


Name:     Alma Elvington Cooke
Parents:  John M. and Elatha Hinson
Spouse:  Pembroke F. Cooke
Date of Birth/Age: Age 73
Place of Birth:  Horry County
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death: home
Place of Burial: Pleasant View Baptist Church cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, June 7, 1973, page 12, col. 4 and 5   


Name:    John Conley Hayes
Parents: Stephens Phillip Hayes and Annie Jane McDowell Hayes
Date of Birth/Age: Age 82
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death: Veterans Hospital in Fayetteville, N. C.
Place of Burial: Magnolia Cemetery, World War I veteran
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, June 7, 1973, page 8, col. 3  


Name:     Richard Kelly Collins
Date of Birth/Age: Age 85
Place of Birth:  of Fairmont, N. C.
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death: Southeastern General Hospital
Place of Burial: Broadbridge Baptist Church cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, June 12, 1973, page 3, col. 2 


Name:     Warren T. White
Spouse:  Clara Anderson White
Date of Birth/Age: Age 77
Place of Birth:  Marion
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death:
Place of Burial: army veteran of World War I
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, June 12, 1973, page 3, col. 2    


Name:     Harry Sellers Jr.
Parents:  Harry and Grace Turbeville Sellers
Date of Birth/Age: Age 47
Place of Birth:  Marion County
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death: a Richmond, Va. hospital
Place of Burial: Antioch Baptist Church Cemetery, World War II veteran
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, June 12, 1973, page 6, col. 1


Name:      Thermon L. Mitchell
Date of Birth/Age: Age 17
Place of Birth:  of Fairmont, N. C.
Date of Death: Wednesday        drowned
Place of Death:  near Rowland
Place of Burial: 
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, June 5, 1973, page 12, col. 6  


Name:     James Madison Meggs
Parents:  H. L. and Nora Berry Meggs   
Spouse:  Doris Barfield
Date of Birth/Age: Age 53
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death: home
Place of Burial: Spring Branch Methodist Church Cemetery, World War II veteran
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, June 12, 1973, page 2, col. 6


Name:     Albert Wayne Cox
Date of Birth/Age: Age 25
Date of Death: Saturday    accident
Place of Death: Oak Grove
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, June 12, 1973, page 1, col. 3  


Name:     Raleigh Reasons
Date of Birth/Age: Age 48
Place of Birth:  of Britton’s Neck
Date of Death: Monday        auto accident
Place of Death: near Marion
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, June 12, 1973, page 14, col. 6  


Name:     William M. (Bubba) Capps
Date of Birth/Age: Age 44
Place of Birth: of Britton’s Neck 
Date of Death: Monday        auto accident
Place of Death: near Marion
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, June 12, 1973, page 14, col. 6 


Name:     Frances Paul Smith
Date of Birth/Age: Age 81
Place of Birth:  of Rowland, N. C.
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Burial: Rowland Cemetery 
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, June 14, 1973, page 5, col. 2  


Name: Betty Wilson    
Date of Birth/Age: Age 89
Place of Birth:  of Fairmont, N. C.
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death: Lee County hospital
Place of Burial: Stephens family cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, June 14, 1973, page 5, col. 2      


Name:     Frank Carter
Parents:  Harry C. and Juanita Johnson Carter
Date of Birth/Age: Age 18
Place of Birth:  of Marion
Date of Death: June 1        auto accident
Place of Death: Duke Hospital in Durham, N. C.
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, June 14, 1973, page 7, col. 7


Name:     Dr. Thomas Russell Howell Sr.
Parents:  Pansy Edwins and Alphonso A. Howell Sr.
Spouse:  Ann McPhatter Howell
Date of Birth/Age: Age 49
Place of Birth:  Sumter
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death:
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery, veteran of World War II, U. S.  Army Medical Corps.
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, June 14, 1973, page 8, col. 7   


Name:     James Thomas Small
Parents:  Jimmie P. and Edith Turner Small
Spouse:  Mary Frances Ervin Small
Date of Birth/Age: Age 26
Place of Birth:  Marion County
Date of Death: Thursday        Motorcycle accident
Place of Death: near Dillon
Place of Burial: Cedar Creek Cemetery in Horry County
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, June 19, 1973, page 1, col. 1 and 2 


Name:     Judy Ann Wilkerson
Parents:  Annie Pearl Leviner
Spouse:  Roger Wilkerson
Date of Birth/Age: Age 24
Place of Birth:  Cumberland County, N. C.
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death: a Dillon hospital
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, June 19, 1973, page, 10, col. 7   


Name:     Nora Berry Meggs
Parents:  John Madison and Florence Hayes Berry
Spouse:  Harvey L. Meggs
Date of Birth/Age: Age 82
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death: a local hospital
Place of Burial: Spring Branch Methodist Church Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, June 19, 1973, page, 10, col. 7  


Name:     W. Roy Mundy
Parents:  William Lomax and Margaret Palmyra McCord Mundy
Spouse:  Lena Martin Mundy
Date of Birth/Age: Age 70
Place of Birth:  Greenwood County
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death: Duke University Hospital
Place of Burial: Greenwood Memorial Gardens in Greenwood
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, June 19, 1973, page, 10, col. 7 and 8


Name:     Catherine Munnerlyn
Parents:  W. F. Orr, Sr. and Ethel Stanley Orr of Mullins
Spouse:  Joe C. Munnerlyn
Date of Birth/Age: Age 60
Place of Birth:  Marion
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death: her home
Place of Burial: Cedardale Cemetery in Mullins
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, June 19, 1973, page, 10, col. 8  


Name:     Charles Ross Ashley
Spouse:  Rubie Fields Ashley
Date of Birth/Age: Age 77
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death: Southeastern General Hospital
Place of Burial: services at Prevatte Funeral Home
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, June 19, 1973, page, 10, col. 9   


Name:     Mrs. Sam Hicklin Kell
Parents:  Henry Alston and Kate Bracey Hasty
Spouse:  Sam Hicklin Kell
Date of Birth/Age: Age 69
Place of Birth:  Little Rock
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death: Waxhaw, N. C.
Place of Burial: Banks Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, June 21, 1973, page 12, col. 3  


Name:     Mary Bethea Darwin
Parents:  John Crawford Bethea and Marietta Georgia Bethea
Spouse:  Dr. Robert Fleetwood Darwin
Date of Birth: October 17, 1891
Place of Birth:  Latta
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death: St. Eugene Community Hospital
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, June 19, 1973, page, 14, col. 1  


Name:      Gaither Fulton Melvin
Date of Birth/Age: Age 53
Date of Death: Friday        auto accident
Place of Death: of Roseboro, North Carolina
Place of Burial: 
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, June 26, 1973, page 1, col. 7  


Name:     Daniel C. Stanton
Spouse:  Jessie Boyce Stanton
Date of Birth/Age: Age 63
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery 
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, June 26, 1973, page 10, col. 3  


Name:     Walter McFarland       
Parents:  Mr. and Mrs. John McFarland
Spouse:  Beulah McFarland
Date of Birth/Age:
Place of Birth:  of Dillon
Date of Death: June 19
Place of Burial: Bethel Hill Cemetery, Latta (AA)
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, June 26, 1973, page 10, col. 5   


Name:     J. W. (Joby) Sessions
Parents:  L. T. and Martha Ellen Sessions
Spouse:  Dallas Sessions of Bronson
Date of Birth/Age: Age 62
Place of Birth:  Floydale, Dillon County, lived in Bronson, Fla.
Date of Death: Thursday, June 21
Place of Death:  Veterans Hospital at Gainsville, Fla.
Place of Burial:  Bronson, Fla., World War II veteran, awarded a Silver Star, Sicily-Italy campaign
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, June 28, 1973, page 6, col. 6 

 
JULY
 

Name:      William Hamer
Parents:  Mary Edna Hamer and Daniel F. Hamer
Spouse:  Carolyn Branch Hamer
Date of Birth/Age: Age 37
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death: Fernandina Beach, Florida
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, July 3, 1973, page 1, col. 6


Name:     Enoch Davis   
Parents:  Clarence and Lesslie Williams Davis
Date of Birth/Age: Age 33
Place of Birth:  Bennettsville
Date of Death: Saturday    accident
Place of Death: Dillon
Place of Burial: St. Mary’s Cemetery  (AA)
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, July 3, 1973, page 1, col. 4 and Thursday, July 8, 1973, page 8, col. 8 and 9


Name:     Melvin Hunt
Parents:  Mr. and Mrs. John W. Hunt
Spouse:  Dorothy Dan Sanderson Hunt
Date of Birth/Age: Age 29
Place of Birth: of Rowland, N. C.
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death:
Place of Burial: Hunt Family Cemetery 
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, July 3, 1973, page 9, col. 4   


Name:     Mary Belle H. Lowery
Spouse:  Eddie Buck Lowery
Date of Birth/Age: Age 47
Place of Birth:  of Fairmont, N. C.
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Burial: Reedy Branch Cemetery 
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, July 3, 1973, page 9, col. 4       


Name:     Fronnie Ransom Watts
Parents: Dunk and Frances Floyd Ransom
ate of Birth/Age: Age 77
Place of Birth:  Horry County, of Nichols
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death: a Mullins hospital
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, July 3, 1973, page 10, col. 2 and 3       


Name:     Andrew Ancl Morgan
Parents:  stepmother: Laura Morgan of Kannapolis, N. C.
Spouse:  Kathleen Bailey Morgan
Date of Birth/Age: Age 57
Place of Birth:  Knoxville, Tenn.
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death: a Marion hospital
Place of Burial: Devotion Gardens Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, July 3, 1973, page 10, col. 3  


Name:     Smith Page
Parents:  Harley D. and Betty Adams Page
Date of Birth/Age: Age 83
Place of Birth: Lake View
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death: a Dillon hospital
Place of Burial: Fair Swamp Baptist Church cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, July 3, 1973, page 10, col. 4  


Name:     infant son
Parents:  Mr. and Mrs. James Walker Hargrove
Date of Birth/Age: infant
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death: a Florence hospital
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, July 10, 1973, page 3, col. 3


Name:     Margaret Jackson Rogers Cottingham
Parents:  Roderick Murchison and Melvina Hayes Jackson
Spouse:  first: Arthur Coke Rogers, second:  Burriss A. Cottingham
Date of Birth/Age:
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death: her home
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, July 10, 1973, page 9, col. 3 and 4  


Name:     Ruth Sellers Bryant
Parents:  Thomas W. and Dora Campbell Sellers, stepmother: Sarah Bryant
Date of Birth/Age: Age 76
Place of Birth:  Marion County
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, July 12, 1973, page 10, col. 5 


Name:     Mary Annise Watson Campbell
Parents:  William and Betsy Ann Lane Watson
Spouse:  C. Pratt Campbell
Date of Birth/Age: Age 82
Place of Birth:  Dillon County, of Mullins
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death: a local hospital
Place of Burial: Old Zion Methodist Church cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, July 12, 1973, page 12, col. 5  


Name:     Ethel Manship Covington
Parents:  Lorinzo Dow and Mary Ann Gibson Manshi
Date of Birth/Age: Age 89
Place of Birth:  Marlboro County
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death: a Marion hospital
Place of Burial: Hebron Methodist Church cemetery in Marlboro County
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, July 12, 1973, page 12, col. 5 and 6. 


Name:     Carroll Rogers
Parents:  Bessie Byrd Rogers and Oliver Rogers
Spouse:  Earline Page Rogers
Date of Birth/Age: Age 44
Place of Birth:  Lake View
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death:
Place of Burial: Lake View Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, July 17, 1973, page 1, col. 4    


Name:      Joseph Kirkland Page Sr.
Parents:  Isabelle Arnette Page and Mark Page
Spouse:  Sybil Hayes Page
Date of Birth/Age: Age 46
Place of Birth:  Lumberton, N. C. and resident of Floydale
Date of Death: Thursday        bee sting death
Place of Death: Fair Bluff, N. C.
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery, veteran of World War II
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, July 17, 1973, page 1, col. 8  


Name:     Willie Hyatt
Parents:  Jessie and Clarkie Ann Hyatt
Spouse:  Bell Norton Hyatt
Date of Birth/Age: Age 77
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death: a local hospital
Place of Burial: Norton Family Cemetery in Marietta, North Carolina
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, July 17, 1973, page 9, col. 1 


Name:     Marie Williamson
Parents:  John Charles and Nellie West Jackson
Spouse:  Jimmy Williamson
Date of Birth/Age: Age 27
Place of Birth:  Cumberland County, North Carolina
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death: a local hospital
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, July 17, 1973, page 9, col. 1


Name:     Larry Richard Padgett Jr.
Parents:  Mr. and Mrs. Larry Richard Padgett
Date of Birth/Age: three-month old
Place of Birth:  home near Hamer
Place of Burial: Brewton, Alabama
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, July 17, 1973, page 9, col. 1  


Name:     Elra (El) Ivey
Parents:  Mr. and Mrs. Offie Ivey
Spouse:  Essie Britt Ivey
Date of Birth/Age: Age 62
Place of Birth: of Orrum, N. C.
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death: Southeastern General Hospital, Lumberton, North Carolina
Place of Burial: Ivey family cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, July 17, 1973, page 11, col. 8  


Name:     Maxie B. Davis
Spouse:  Ethel Warwick Davis
Date of Birth/Age: Age 81
Place of Birth: of Fairmont, N. C.
Place of Burial: Proctorville Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, July 17, 1973, page 11, col. 8 and 9  


Name:     William Graves
Parents:  E. D. and Obella Parker Graves
Spouse:  Addie Cox Graves
Date of Birth/Age: Age 62
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death: a local hospital
Place of Burial: Old Zion Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, July 17, 1973, page 11, col. 9  


Name:     Frances F. Wheatley
Spouse:  John W. Wheatley
Date of Birth/Age: Age 35
Place of Birth:  of McDonald, Pa.
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death: Dillon        auto accident
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, July 24, 1973, page 1, col. 6  


Name:     Bertha McCormick Jones  
Parents:  Alex and Julia Ann Miller Herring
Date of Birth/Age: Age 74
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death: her home
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, July 24, 1973, page 7, col. 4. 


Name:      Mildred Rogers Elvington
Parents:  Ruth Waddell and Alton P. Rogers
Spouse:  Valery Elvington
Date of Birth/Age: Age 59
Place of Birth:  Fair Bluff
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death: Saturday
Place of Burial: Powell Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, July 24, 1973, page 11, col. 6 and Thursday, July 26, 1973, page 8, col. 1


Name:    Furman Gay Bullock 
Spouse:  Millie Cox Bullock
Date of Birth/Age: Age 78
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Burial: Bullock family cemetery 
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, July 24, 1973, page 11, col. 6    


Name:    Maggie W. Floyd
Parents:  Mr. and Mrs. Floyd Walters
Spouse:  E. T. Floyd Jr.
Date of Birth/Age: Age 76
Place of Birth:  of Lumberton
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death: Columbus County Hospital in Whiteville,
Place of Burial: Fairmont Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, July 24, 1973, page 11, col. 6 and 7


Name:      Bulah Proctor Lester
Parents:  Henry and Hattie Powers Proctor
Date of Birth/Age: Age 84
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death: a Dillon hospital
Place of Burial: arrangements: Kannaday’s Funeral Home of Latta
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, July 24, 1973, page 11, col. 7    


Name:     Mamie Tart
Parents:  Enos and Maggie Hayes Tart
Date of Birth/Age: Age 65
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death: a Marion hospital
Place of Burial: Tart Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, July 24, 1973, page 11, col. 7   


Name:     Uler C. Vanderhall
Place of Birth:  of Dillon
Date of Death: Tuesday        accident
Place of Death: near Nichols
Place of Burial: arrangements: Mutual Funeral Home in Dillon (AA)
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, July 26, 1973, page 1, col. 4  


Name:     Ezra Charles Odom
Date of Birth/Age: Age 17
Date of Death: Sunday        auto accident
Place of Death: near Minturn
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, July 26, 1973, page 1, col. 7 


Name:     James Robert Odom
Date of Birth/Age: Age 12
Date of Death: Sunday        auto accident
Place of Death: near Minturn
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, July 26, 1973, page 1, col. 7    


Name:     Charlie Glyn Bullock
Spouse:  Camelia Johnson Bullock
Date of Birth/Age: Age 62 :  
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death: Southeastern General Hospital, Lumberton, North Carolina
Place of Burial: Bullock family cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, July 26, 1973, page 8, col. 1.


Name:  Lucridie Hunt 
Date of Birth/Age: Age 68
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Burial: Piney Grove Baptist Church cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, July 26, 1973, page 8, col. 1. 


Name:     Fred Baker
Place of Birth:  of Rowland
Date of Death: Saturday        train accident
Place of Death: near Rowland
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, July 31, 1973, page 1, col. 3  


Name:     John Hamilton
Date of Birth/Age: Age 59
Date of Death: Saturday
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, July 31, 1973, page 1, col. 7  

 
AUGUST


Name:      Barry Quinton Elliott                 
Parents:   William Avery and Pauline McDaniel Elliott
Date of Birth/Age: Age 9
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, August 2, 1973, page 3, col. 1


Name:      Mary Margaret McCarthy McDonald
Spouse:  David W. McDonald
Date of Birth/Age: Age 61
Place of Birth:  Boston, Mass., resident of Dillon County
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death: home
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, August 2, 1973, page 14, col. 3   


Name:      Dr. Frederick Jay Hay
Parents:   Frederick Hay and Annie Richards Hay
Spouse:   Mildred Johnston Hay
Date of Birth/Age: Age 80
Place of Birth:  Liberty Hill
Date of Death:  Monday
Place of Death: Florence
Place of Burial: Mount Hope Cemetery in Florence 
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, August 7, 1973, page 1, col. 5 


Name:      Pvt. Jerry Tillman Ricks
Parents:   Jessie T. and Mary Helen Smith Ricks
Date of Birth/Age: Age 19
Place of Birth:  Manning
Date of Death:  Saturday
Place of Death: Augusta, Ga.
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, August 7, 1973, page 1, col. 4  


Name:      John Wilson
Parents:   Martha Carter
Spouse:   Joyce Wilson
Date of Birth/Age: Age 50
Place of Birth: former resident of Dillon
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death: Durham, N. C.
Place of Burial: Richmond Memorial Park, Rockingham, N. C.
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, August 7, 1973, page 6, col. 3   


Name:      Luther Gibson Paul
Parents:    Mac Paul and Cora Scott Yarboro
Spouse:   Marion Stone Paul
Date of Birth/Age: Age 55
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death:  Saturday
Place of Burial: Bethlehem Cemetery in Marion County
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, August 7, 1973, page 7, col. 1


Name:      Lula Reed Fogle
Parents:   James M. and Alice Fanning Reed
Spouse:    James E. Fogle
Date of Birth/Age: Age 74
Place of Birth: Orangeburg County
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death:  Mullins
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery in Nichols
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, August 7, 1973, page 8, col. 9  


Name:     Lonnie Evander Daniels, Sr.
Parents:   Ellis and Viola Register Daniels
Spouse:   Ella Carter Daniels
Date of Birth/Age: Age 63
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death: Dillon
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, August 7, 1973, page 10, col. 4


Name:      Troy Branson (T. B.) Chavis
Spouse:    Minnie Lee Hunt
Date of Birth/Age: Age 84
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Burial: Reddy Branch Baptist Church Cemetery 
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, August 9, 1973, page 7, col. 8 and 9  


Name:      Percy Mack Rogers
Parents:    Kemp and Lottie Mae Rogers
Spouse:   Mae Bell Williams Rogers
Date of Birth/Age: Age 60
Place of Birth:  Fayetteville, N. C.
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death: Mullins
Place of Burial: Devotion Gardens
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, August 9, 1973, page 8, col. 1  


Name:      Jerome R. Housand
Parents:    John Levone and Armathie Edwards Housand
Spouse:    Lucille Best Housand
Date of Birth/Age: Age 70
Place of Birth:  Horry County
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death: Florence
Place of Burial: Mount Olive Baptist Church Cemetery near Nichols
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, August 9, 1973, page 8, col. 1   


Name:      Ernest Gilbert Bryant
Parents:   William Emory and Maggie Coward Bryan
Spouse:    Juanita Hayes Bryant
Date of Birth/Age: Age 39
Place of Birth:  Marion County
Date of Death:  Monday
Place of Death: Florence
Place of Burial: services held in Union Baptist Church 
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, August 9, 1973, page 8, col. 1      


Name:      Palmer Stackhouse Bethea
Parents:    Festus and Sally Stackhouse Bethea
Spouse:    Dora Bennett Bethea
Date of Birth/Age: Age 82
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death: Bennettsville
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, August 9, 1973, page 10, col. 1      


Name:      Dr. James M. Bethea
Parents:   T. W. and Sue McRae Bethea
Date of Birth/Age: Age 71
Place of Birth:  Dillon native
Date of Death:  Friday
Place of Death:  Charleston
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, August 14, 1973, page 4, col. 1


Name:      Jessie Coleman Clark
Parents:   Daniel Hampton and Lillie Gray Clark
Date of Birth/Age: Age 71
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death:  Monday
Place of Death: Bennettsville
Place of Burial: services held in Brownsville Baptist Church
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, August 16, 1973, page 5, col. 4   


Name:      Jerome Robert Stutts Sr.
Parents:   J. R. and Betty Ann Manness Stutts
Spouse:   Ada Berry Stutts
Date of Birth/Age: Age 79
Place of Birth:  Chatham County, N. C.
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death:
Place of Burial:  Little Rock Baptist Church Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, August 16, 1973, page 10, col. 3   


Name:      Kathleen Moody Gilmore
Parents:    Allen D. and Margaret Ann Carmichael Moody
Date of Birth/Age: Age 64
Place of Birth:   Marion County
Date of Death:   Friday
Place of Death:  Charlotte, N. C.
Place of Burial:  Pee Dee Presbyterian Church Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, August 21, 1973, page 5, col. 1  


Name:      Jo Carol Williams Butler
Parents:   Jack and Betty Williams Hardwick
Spouse:   Randolph Butler
Date of Birth/Age: Age 29
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Burial: Rose Hill Cemetery in Marion
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, August 21, 1973, page 5, col. 1    


Name:     Edna Carmichael Hughes
Parents:  William David and Lou McEachern Carmichael
Date of Birth/Age: Age 89
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Burial: Rose Hill Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, August 21, 1973, page 5, col. 1    


Name:      Mettie Elliott Elliott
Parents:   Morgan and Dollie Williamson Elliott
Spouse:   Marvin Haynes Elliott
Date of Birth/Age: Age 71
Place of Birth:  Horry County
Date of Death:  Saturday
Place of Death: Marion
Place of Burial: Elliott Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, August 21, 1973, page 7, col. 1     


Name:     Ralph Dennis Jumper
Parents:  Vandy Saylor and Carrie Tate Jumper
Spouse:   Mary Dunning Jumper
Date of Birth/Age: Age 58
Place of Birth:   Lexington County
Date of Death:  Tuesday
Place of Death:  Lexington County
Place of Burial:  Oak Grove United Methodist Church Cemetery in Sandy Run
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, August 23, 1973, page 3, col. 3 and 4   


Name:      Frank Francis Causey
Parents:   Benjamin Tillman and Frances Hodges Causey
Date of Birth/Age: Age 79
Place of Birth:  Horry County
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, August 28, 1973, page 6, col. 1  


Name:      Margaret Ernestine Siceloff Carmichael
Parents:   Ernest and Irene Swearinger Siceloff
Spouse:   Cecil Kenneth Carmichael
Date of Birth/Age: Age 60
Place of Birth:  Charlotte, N. C. native
Date of Death:  Monday
Place of Death: Durham
Place of Burial: Memorial services held Kentyre Presbyterian Church
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, August 28, 1973, page 8, col. 1


Name:      Frank King
Parents:   John and Ella Ford King
Date of Birth/Age: Age 77
Date of Death:  Sunday
Place of Death: Mullins
Place of Burial: Lake View Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, August 28, 1973, page 8, col. 1  


Name:      Levone Tedder
Date of Birth/Age: Age 27
Place of Birth:  Scranton native
Date of Death:  Friday
Place of Death: Marion
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, August 28, 1973, page 8, col. 2


Name:      Emily Rogers English
Parents:   William and Elizabeth Kelly Rogers
Date of Birth/Age: Age 79
Place of Birth:  Marlboro County
Date of Death:  Saturday
Place of Burial: Salem Baptist Church Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, August 28, 1973, page 8, col. 2 


Name:      Johnny Riley Rotan
Parents:    Johnny R. Sr. and Sadie Moore Rotan
Date of Birth/Age: Age 20
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death:  Monday (motorcycle accident)
Place of Burial: Mt. Hope Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, August 28, 1973, page 8, col. 1


Name:      Ella House
Parents:   Joseph A. and Effie Alice Williams Hyatt
Date of Birth/Age: Age 84
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, August 28, 1973, page 8, col. 2   


Name:      Joy Tuggle Cottingham
Parents:   Mr. and Mrs. Howard P. Tuggle
Spouse:   Charles Felder Cottingham
Date of Birth/Age: Age 26
Place of Birth:  Atlanta, Ga.
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death: Decatur, Ga.
Place of Burial: Decatur
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, August 28, 1973, page 12, col. 2  


Name:      Lucille Blair Wiggins
Parents:    John Chesley and Nancy Elizabeth Dominick Blair
Spouse:    Robert Hampton Wiggins
Date of Birth/Age: Age 72
Place of Birth:  Newberry County
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death: Florence
Place of Burial: St. Paul’s Methodist Cemetery at Little Rock
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, August 30, 1973, page 7, col. 6

 
SEPTEMBER



Name:     Fred Wilson Brown
Parents:  Charlie and Betty Williams Brown
Date of Birth/Age: Age 54
Place of Birth:  Marion County
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death: a Lexington County hospital
Place of Burial: Centenary Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, September 4, page 5, col. 1


Name:     Samuel Britt
Parents:  Mr. and Mrs. Matthew Britt
Date of Birth/Age: Age 70
Place of Birth:  Robeson County
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death: a Lumberton hospital
Place of Burial: Britt family cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, September 4, page 5, col. 1   


Name:     Ezra Leroy Estes Jr.
Parents:  Ezra Leroy and Virginia Lester Estes
Spouse:  Edith Helms Estes
Date of Birth: November 24, 1907
Place of Birth:  Shawnee, Okla.
Date of Death: August 29
Place of Death: Mercy Hospital, Charlotte, N. C.
Place of Burial: services held at King Memorial Baptist Church, Waxhaw, World War II veteran
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, September 4, page 5, col. 2  


Name:     Homer Chavis
Spouse:  Kathleen Brayboy Chavis
Date of Birth/Age: Age 41
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Burial: Dogwood Baptist Church cemetery 
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, September 4, page 5, col. 2  


Name:     John Kelly Fairfax
Spouse:  Sara Bass Fairfax
Date of Birth/Age: Age 83
Place of Birth:  of Fairmont, NC
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death: Veterans Hospital in Fayetteville
Place of Burial: Bass Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, September 4, page 5, col. 3  


Name:     Mary Causey Flowers
Parents:  John F. and Margaret Causey
Spouse:  Wille B. (Scrap) Flowers
Date of Birth/Age: Age 67
Place of Birth:  Horry County
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death: a Mullins hospital
Place of Burial: Spring Branch Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, September 4, page 5, col. 3  


Name:     Jack Proctor Hulon
Parents:  Samuel and Hapsy Lane Hulon
Date of Birth/Age: Age 45
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death: a Marion hospital
Place of Burial: Pyerian Baptist Church cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, September 4, page 5, col. 4  


Name:     Gertrude Jackson
Parents:  John and Melinda Strickland Hamilton
Spouse: R. O. Jackson
Date of Birth/Age: Age 72
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery 
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, September 6, 1973, page 7, col. 5   


Name:      Leonard Preston (Dutch) Baker
Parents:  Paul Frederick and Mary Friedhoff Baker
Spouse:  Miriam Wise Baker of Latta
Date of Birth/Age: Age 43
Place of Birth: Richmond, Va.
Date of Death: August 29
Place of Death: a Columbia nursing home
Place of Burial: Bethesda Southern Methodist Church cemetery, US Army, Korean conflict
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, September 6, 1973, page 7. col. 2  


Name:      Nollie Fulton Gasque
Parents:  Sam Gasque and Annie Jones Gasque
Spouse:  Lora Williamson Gasque
Date of Birth/Age: Age 66
Place of Birth:  Horry County
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death: a local hospital
Place of Burial: plans will be announced by Goldfinch Funeral Home
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, September 11, 1973, page 5, col. 7   


Name:      Gary Kagy Johnson
Parents:  Gary and Ruby Hayes Johnson
Spouse:  Carol Blackmon Johnson
Date of Birth/Age: Age 33
Place of Birth:  Latta
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death: home
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Memorial Park
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, September 11, 1973, page 5, col. 8  


Name:     Ruby Rabon Gause
Parents:  W. Boyd and Isadora Martin Jones
Spouse:  Pershing Gause
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 56
Place of Birth:  Horry County
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death: a Loris hospital
Place of Burial: services at Pleasant Union Baptist Church
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, September 11, 1973, page 5, col. 9   


Name:     Claude A. Turbeville
Date of Birth/Age: Age 70
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death: Sunny Acres Nursing Home
Place of Burial: Ford family cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, September 11, 1973, page 5, col. 4 


Name:     James Hovey Gaddy
Parents:  William B. and Lula Crawford Gaddy
Spouse:  Olive McKenzie Gaddy
Date of Birth/Age: Age 76
Place of Birth:  Marion County
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death: home
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery, World War I veteran
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, September 11, 1973, page 5, col. 4  


Name:      Virginia Gasque Ellsworth
Parents:  S. S. and Julia Gasque of Myrtle Beach
Date of Birth/Age:
Place of Birth:  of Myrtle Beach
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Burial: services held at First United Methodist Church
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, September 11, 1973, page 5, col. 4  


Name:      Herbert Lee Rickenbacker
Parents:  Andrew and Clara Rickenbacker
Spouse:  Helen Moore Rickenbacker, son, Dr. John H. Rickenbacker of Dillon
Date of Birth/Age: Age 81
Place of Birth:  Philadelphia, Pa.
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death: a nursing home
Place of Burial: Maple Wood Cemetery in Kinston, North Carolina
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, September 11, 1973, page 8, col. 1   


Name:     Lenora W. Jackson
Spouse:  J. M. Jackson (owner of Jackson’s Dept. Store)
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Burial: Sunset Memorial Park at Bennettsville
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, September 13, 1973, page 4, col. 7 


Name:      Janie D. Owens
Maiden name: Hodges
Parents: Addison and Barbara Ann Rogers Hodges
Date of Birth/Age: Age 73
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death: Norwalk, Conn.
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, September 18, 1973, page 7, col. 2  


Name:      Luther Alton Bethea
Parents:  William Wylie and Effie Martin Bethea
Spouse:  Myrtle Gibbs Bethea
Date of Birth/Age: Age 52
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death: a local hospital
Place of Burial: Evergreen Cemetery, World War II veteran
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, September 18, 1973, page 7, col. 3  


Name:      Eve Lynn Nevius Sessions
Parents:  Edwin M. and Eva Manning Nevius
Spouse:  Tally T. Sessions
Date of Birth/Age: Age 28
Place of Birth:  Dillon
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death: Richland Memorial Hospital
Place of Burial: Union Baptist Church Cemetery in Elgin
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, September 18, 1973, page 1, col. 6, 7 and 8   


Name:      Rudolph B. Powell
Parents:  H. W. and Fannie Leath Powell
Spouse:  Pauline Lashley Powell
Date of Birth/Age: Age 60
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Friday        auto accident
Place of Death: a Charleston hospital
Place of Burial: Cedardale Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, September 18, 1973, page 10, col. 4    


Name:      Joe C. Wood
Parents:  Mr. and Mrs. I. T. Wood
Spouse:  Mortimer M. Wood
Date of Birth/Age: Age 75
Place of Birth:  Enfield, N. C.
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death: a local hospital
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, September 20, 1973, page 1, col. 7 


Name:     Earnestine Stroud
Parents:  V. Mayo and Annie Adams Stroud
Spouse:  Pauline E. Stroud
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 59
Place of Birth:  Horry County
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death: a Charleston hospital
Place of Burial: services at Cedar Creek Baptist Church
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, September 20, 1973, page 8, col. 2


Name:     Merle Annette Perritt Richardson
Parents:  L. R. Perritt and Genevia Evans Perritt
Spouse:  Clayton Richardson
Date of Birth/Age: Age 31
Place of Birth:  Hanover County, NC
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death: near Fork
Place of Burial: Devotion Gardens
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, September 25, 1973, page 1, col. 4.


Name:      May Dennis Powell
Spouse:  Rose Burnes Powell
Date of Birth/Age: Age 72
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death: home
Place of Burial: Fairmont Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, September 25, 1973, page 8, col. 1   


Name:      Carrie McCall Stith
Date of Birth/Age: Age 88
Place of Birth: of Rowland
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Burial: Lamar Cemetery at Lamar 
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, September 25, 1973, page 8, col. 1       


Name:      Carrie Williams Mincey
Parents:  Richard and Lucy Haddock Williams
Spouse:  Russ Mincey
Date of Birth/Age: Age 86
Place of Birth:  Horry County
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death: a Loris nursing home
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery in Nichols
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, September 25, 1973, page 8, col. 1     


Name:      Clarence Levern Altman
Parents:  Allard James and Ollie Jones Altman
Date of Birth/Age: Age 43
Place of Birth: Marion County
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death: a Dillon hospital
Place of Burial:  Magnolia Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, September 25, 1973, page 8, col. 1      


Name:     Maude Holt Lee
Parents:  Louis P. and Bessie Lee Jones Holt
Spouse:  Malcom Lee
Date of Birth/Age: Age 47
Place of Birth:  Richmond, Va.
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death: home
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, September 25, 1973, page 8, col. 2      


Name:      Wilson Brown
Parents:  Fannie Settlemyer Brown and Judson Brown
Spouse:  Lena Wilson Brown of Garden City
Date of Birth/Age: Age 59
Place of Birth:  Greenville
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death: Myrtle Beach Air Force Base Hospital, World War II veteran
Place of Burial: 
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, September 25, 1973, page 8, col. 2      


Name:      Martha Jane Smith
Parents:  Mr. and Mrs. Allen Smith
Date of Birth/Age: infant
Date of Death: September 21
Place of Death:  a hospital in San Francisco, California
Place of Burial: services conducted in Citrus, Calif. September 22
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, September 25, 1973, page 8, col. 2  


Name:      Roy Baxley
Date of Birth/Age: 
Place of Birth:  of the Minturn section
Date of Death: Wednesday        death notice
Place of Burial:  arrangements by Cottingham Funeral Home
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, September 27, 1973, page 13, col. 3


Name:      Kathy Marie Kelly
Parents:  Rev. and Mrs. Burch Kelly of Latta
Date of Birth/Age: Age 15
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death:  Charleston
Place of Burial:  arrangements by Cottingham Funeral Home
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, September 27, 1973, page 13, col.7  


OCTOBER


Name:    Leroy Wilson Baxley 
Parents:  William Monroe and Alice Coleman Baxley
Spouse:  Marguerite Ammons Baxley
Date of Birth/Age: Age 61
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death:  home
Place of Burial:  Greenlawn Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, October 2, 1973, page 12, col. 1 and Thursday, September 27, 1973, page 13, col. 3
 

Name:  Kathy Marie Kelly    
Parents:  Rev. and Mrs. Burch Kelley
Date of Birth/Age: Age15
Place of Birth:  Darlington
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death: a Charleston hospital
Place of Burial: Grove Hill Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, October 2, 1973, page 12, col. 1 and Thursday, September 27, 1973, page 13, col. 3   


Name:     Mrs. G. W. Fowler
Parents: Mr. and Mrs. H. G. Bullock
Date of Birth/Age: Age 81
Place of Birth:  Horry County
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death: a Lumberton hospital
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, October 2, 1973, page 12, col. 1   


Name:      Darrell D. Burch
Parents:  Robert H. and Bernice Threadgill Burch Sr
Spouse:  Julia M. Burch
Date of Birth/Age: Age 41
Place of Birth:  Marlboro County
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death: a Chesterfield County hospital
Place of Burial:  services and interment at Cheraw
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, October 2, 1973, page 12, col. 1  


Name:      Marvin Campbell
Date of Birth/Age: Age 33
Place of Birth: 
Date of Death: Wednesday        accident
Place of Death:  Dillon
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, October 4, 1973, page 1, col. 3 


Name:     Pate Sneed
Parents:  Samuel Franklin and Mary Gibson Sneed
Spouse:  Ruth Bryant Sneed
Date of Birth/Age: Age 79
Place of Birth:  Laurinburg, NC
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death:  a Mullins hospital
Place of Burial: Lake View Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, October 4, 1973, page 8, col. 1 


Name:      Barney Holly Tince Weatherford
Parents:  Layton H. and Ida McColl Weatherford
Date of Birth/Age: Age 75
Place of Birth:  Darlington County
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death: home
Place of Burial: Black Creek Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, October 4, 1973, page 8, col, 1


Name:      Clarence A. Calhoun
Parents:  John C. and Mary McQueen Calhoun
Spouse:  Irene Bryant Calhoun
Date of Birth/Age: Age 54
Place of Birth: 
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death: home
Place of Burial: Cedardale Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, October 4, 1973, page 8, col, 1 


Name:      Geneva K. Conyers
Parents:  Jim and Eva Kimbrill
Date of Birth/Age: 
Place of Birth:  Kershaw County
Date of Death: September 23
Place of Death: a hospital here
Place of Burial:  Bethany Westville Baptist Church cemetery near Camden
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, October 4, 1973, page 8, col, 1


Name:      Alex Burgess
Date of Birth/Age: Age 18
Place of Birth:  of Latta
Date of Death: Saturday    accident
Place of Death:  Sellers
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, October 9, 1973, page 1, col. 5


Name:      Rose Hood Hodge
Parents:  John and Florrie Smothers Hood
Spouse:  Sam Hodge
Date of Birth: March 7, 1922
Place of Birth:  Marlboro County
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Burial:  Brownsville Cemetery near Bennettsville
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, October 9, 1973, page 5, col. 7


Name:      Samuel Zeno Pruitt
Parents:  Sam and Martha Vause Pruitt
Spouse:  Ethel Hogan Pruitt
Date of Birth/Age: Age 70
Place of Birth:  North Carolina
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death: a Laurinburg, N. C. hospital
Place of Burial: Richland County Memorial Park
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, October 9, 1973, page 6, col. 1  


Name:     John R. Hayes
Parents:  Robert and Julia Scott Hayes
Spouse:  Betty Lane Hayes
Date of Birth/Age: Age 69
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Burial:  Hayes Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, October 9, 1973, page 6, col. 1 and 2  


Name:      Isaac Townsend
Parents:  Issac and Zillie Townsend
Spouse:  Beulah Townsend
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Place of Burial:  North View
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, October 9, 1973, page 6, col. 2    


Name:      Sallie Walker Myers
Date of Birth: April 4, 1882
Place of Birth: Wilkes County, NC
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death: Iredell Memorial Hospital
Place of Burial: New Hope Baptist Church cemetery, Hampton, NC
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, October 9, 1973, page 6, col. 3  


Name:      Zahie Hobeika Saleeby
Parents:  Leias and Helen Moukbel Hobeika
Spouse:  William K. Saleeby
Date of Birth/Age: Age 84
Place of Birth:  Beirut, Lebanon
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death: residence
Place of Burial: arrangements by Stoudenmire Funeral Home
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, October 9, 1973, page 6, col. 3 and 4 


Name:      Boyd Lee Garner
Parents:  John and Lavanna Clark Garner
Spouse:  Amelia Brigman Garner
Date of Birth/Age: Age 66
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death: a Dillon nursing home
Place of Burial: services in Oak Grove Baptist Church
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, October 9, 1973, page 6, col. 4   


Name:      Inez Mitchum Askins
Spouse:  Heywood Askins
Date of Birth/Age: Age 67
Place of Birth:  of Dillon
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death: Sacramento, Calif.
Place of Burial:  arrangements by Layton-Perry Funeral Home
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, October 9, 1973, page 7, col. 7     


Name:      Debra Lynn McKellar
Parents:  Johnny and Doris Hyatt McKellar
Date of Birth/Age:  two
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death:  a Charlotte, NC hospital
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, October 11, 1973, page 8, col. 2  


Name:     Claude L. Turner
Parents:  Mr. and Mrs. George W. Turner of Fairmont
Date of Birth/Age: Age 85
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death: Charleston, West Virginia
Place of Burial:  Fairmont Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, October 11, 1973, page 9, col. 1


Name:      Eliza Bethea
Date of Birth/Age: Age 85
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death: Southeastern General Hospital in Lumberton, North Carolina
Place of Burial: Fairmont Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, October 11, 1973, page 9, col. 1 


Name:      Ella Mae Miller
Parents:  Claude David and Bernice Grimsley
Spouse:  Earl Miller
Date of Birth/Age: Age 20
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death: a local hospital
Place of Burial:  arrangements made by Williams Funeral Service
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, October 11, 1973, page 9, col. 2  


Name:      Vernell (Buddy) Mitchell
Parents:  Ethel Hunt Mitchell
Date of Birth/Age: Age 31
Place of Birth:  of Fairmont
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death: Southeastern General Hospital in Lumberton, NC
Place of Burial:  New Bethel Methodist Church cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, October 11, 1973, page 9, col. 2  


Name:      Bessie Mae Baxley
Parents:  James Winston and Mary Catherine Davis
Spouse:  Boyd Baxley Sr. of Dillon
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 71
Place of Birth:  native of Dillon County
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death: a Marion hospital
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, October 16, 1973, page 6, col. 4


Name:     Wanda Marie Craft
Parents:  Ben T. Craft
Date of Birth/Age:  six
Place of Birth:  of Darlington County
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death: a Florence hospital
Place of Burial: Mechanicsville Baptist Church Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, October 16, 1973, page 6, col. 1


Name:     Mattie F. Fowler
Parents:  Everette and Mary Nobles Fowler
Spouse:  Olins Fowler
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 85
Place of Birth:  Columbus County, NC
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death: a Georgetown hospital
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery in Nichols
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, October 16, 1973, page 6, col. 1 and 2  


Name:      Zeila Bost Lee
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 46    sister: Mrs. Paul Welch of Dillon
Date of Death: Thursday        auto accident
Place of Death:  Charlotte, NC
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, October 16, 1973, page 6, col. 2 


Name:      Mary Morgan Evans
Spouse:  D. C. Evans of Fairmont
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 81
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death:  a North Carolina hospital
Place of Burial:  Lake View Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, October 18, 1973, page 7, col. 5 and 6  


Name:      Lyna N. Murdauga
Parents:  Joseph Sidney and Tullah Starr Newlin, daughter: Mortimer Wood of Dillon
Spouse:  Mortimer Murdauga
Date of Birth/Age: Age 85
Place of Birth:  Pregnalls
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death: a Hampton hospital
Place of Burial:  Varnville cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, October 18, 1973, page 8, col. 1  


Name:      Bessie Squires
Parents:  Thomas Pickney and Catherine McKenzie Squires
Date of Birth/Age: Age 81
Place of Birth:  resident of Dillon
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death:  a hospital here
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, October 18, 1973, page 8, col. 2  


Name:      Homer V. Hammond
Parents:  James K. and Martha Williams Hammond
Spouse:  Ethel Cain Hammond
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 72
Place of Birth:  Whiteville, NC
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death: a nursing home here
Place of Burial:  Lake View Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, October 18, 1973, page 8, col. 2  


Name:      William Perry Ratliff
Parents:  James N. and Lena McNair Ratliff, daughter: Mrs. Junior Branch of Dillon
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 61
Place of Birth:  Chesterfield County
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death:  Lexington County Hospital
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, October 23, 1973, page 5, col. 3 


Name:      Sallie Elizabeth Elkins Hodge
Parents:  Council and Sallie Jane Burney Elkins
Date of Birth/Age: Age 87
Place of Birth:  Bladen County, NC
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death:
Place of Burial:  Evergreen Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, October 23, 1973, page 5, col. 3  


Name:     James Hubert Bailey
Parents:  William Lee and Jean Spears Bailey
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 52
Place of Birth:  Nichols
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death:  Veterans Hospital in Charleston
Place of Burial:  services in Bullard Funeral Home, Myrtle Beach
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, October 23, 1973, page 5, col. 3    


Name:      James Napier Cousar
Parents:  H. C. and Corrie Belle Napier Cousar
Spouse:  Clara Johnson Cousar
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 63
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death:  a local hospital
Place of Burial:  Greenlawn Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, October 23, 1973, page 5, col. 4 


Name:      Jo Ann Williamson
Parents:  Mr. and Mrs. Liley Williamson
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 14
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death:  Bermuda community
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, October 23, 1973, page 1, col. 5 and 6  


Name:      Paul Chavis
Parents:  Hector and Katie Chavis
Spouse:  Mozell Beach Chavis
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 54
Place of Birth:  native of Rowland, NC
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death:  Veterans hospital here (Columbia), US Army, Korea and Indochina
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, October 25, 1973, page 12, col. 1


Name:      Houston Glyn Grimsley
Spouse:  Estelle Barnes Grimsley
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 69
Place of Birth:  resident of Rowland, NC
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death:  home
Place of Burial:  Floyd Memorial Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, October 25, 1973, page 12, col. 1  


Name:      Israel Hines
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 68
Place of Birth:  Dillon resident
Date of Death: Thursday    auto accident
Place of Death:  a Charleston hospital
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, October 30, 1973, page 1, col. 4 and 5 


Name:      William Edford Calder
Parents:  Mary Kirby Calder and Stone Wall Calder
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 41
Date of Death: Saturday    fall accident
Place of Death:  a Wilmington, NC hospital
Place of Burial:  three tours of duty in Vietnam
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, October 30, 1973, page 1, col. 4  


Name:      Marianne McLaurin Hubbard
Parents:  Grover Gordon and Inez Ragsdale McLaurin
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 43
Place of Birth:  native of Dillon
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death:  a local hospital
Place of Burial:  Hebron Church Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, October 30, 1973, page 5, col. 5


Name:      Grover C. Elliott
Parents:  Charlie and Dora E. Elliott
Spouse:  Lonie Marlowe Elliott
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 65
Place of Birth:  Horry County
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death:  a Conway hospital
Place of Burial:  Mt. Olive Baptist Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, October 30, 1973, page 5, col. 5    


Name:      Curtis Hunt
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 70
Place of Birth:  formerly of Hamer
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death: 
Place of Burial:  Fairview Methodist Church cemetery, Hamer
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, October 30, 1973, page 5, col. 5   


Name:      Esau Monroe
Spouse:  Gladys Carmichael Monroe
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 91
Place of Birth:  of Rowland, NC
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death:  a Lumberton hospital
Place of Burial:  Salem Church Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, October 30, 1973, page 5, col. 5   


Name:   John Gordon Crosland 
Parents:  Ethen and Annie Eliza Thomas Crosland
Spouse:  Mary Elizabeth Berry
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 63
Place of Birth:  Marlboro County
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death:  his store
Place of Burial:  Salem Church Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, October 30, 1973, page 5, col. 1 and 2   


Name:      Lester Carroll Stoudenmire
Parents:  Seba Walter and Anna Gates Stoudenmire
Spouse:  Eunice Keller Stoudenmire, Lone Star
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 72
Place of Birth:  Calhoun County
Place of Death:  Eloree
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, October 30, 1973, page 5, col. 3 and 4  


Name:      Celia Bass Basham
Parents:  Joe M. and Carrie Hayes Bass
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 47
Place of Birth:  Latta
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death:  a Sykesville, Md. hospital
Place of Burial:  Magnolia Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, October 30, 1973, page 5, col. 4 and 5 .  


NOVEMBER


Name:      Ambrose C. (Jabo) Christmas
Parents:  Liston and Edna Turner Christmas
Date of Birth/Age: Age 62
Place of Birth:  native of Dillon County
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death:  a hospital in Charleston
Place of Burial:  Christmas Family Cemetery in Marion
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, November 1, 1973, page 12, col. 1


Name:      Nora Miller McDuffie
Parents:  Henry and Mary Elizabeth Moody Miller
Spouse:  D. B. McDuffie
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 94
Place of Birth:  Dillon
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death:  a Clinton hospital
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, November 1, 1973, page 12, col. 1  


Name:      Caldwell McLeod
Date of Birth/Age: Age 33
Place of Birth:  resident of Lake View
Date of Death: Saturday    auto accident
Place of Death: Hayestown Community
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, November 6, 1973, page 1, col. 4  


Name:      Arthur J. Quick
Parents:  John and Mary Stewart Quick
Spouse:  Viola Quick
Date of Birth/Age: Age 70
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death:  a Rocky Mount, NC hospital
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, November 6, 1973, page 5, col. 6 and Thursday, November 8, 1973, page 9, col. 5 and 6


Name:      Bessie Jane Richardson Brigman
Parents:  Wade and Bessie Jane Roberts Richardson
Spouse:  Marvin Emerson Brigman
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 44
Place of Birth:  Horry County
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death:  a Loris hospital
Place of Burial:  service in Gateway Baptist Church near Tabor City, North Carolina
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, November 6, 1973, page 7, col. 6  


Name:      Eva Louise Hucks
Parents:  Joseph and Eliza Gordon Gibson
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 70
Place of Birth:  Georgetown
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death:  a hospital here
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, November 6, 1973, page 7, col. 5  


Name:      Alma Weatherford Lloyd
Parents:  Layton and Ida McCall Weatherford
Spouse:  William Daniel Lloyd
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 73
Place of Birth:  Darlington County
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death: a Florence hospital
Place of Burial:  Elim Methodist Church Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, November 6, 1973, page 7, col. 6  


Name:      Ivan Creel Harrah
Spouse:  Judith Norrell Harrah
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 29
Place of Birth:  of Fairmont
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death:  Veteran Administration Hospital at Durham, North Carolina
Place of Burial:  Fairmont Cemetery, US Army security guard in Turkey
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, November 8, 1973, page 9, col. 4 and 5  


Name:      Albert Sutton
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 82
Place of Birth:  of Rowland
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Burial:  Cotton Valley Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, November 8, 1973, page 9, col. 6 and 7   


Name:      Pearl B. Allen
Parents:  Mary Perritt and Wade Hampton Berry of the Mallory community of Dillon County
Spouse:  Bruce E. Allen
Date of Birth: December 2, 1902
Place of Birth:  resident of Zion, then North Carolina 
Place of Burial:  services October 29, Garden of Faith near Lumberton
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, November 8, 1973, page 9, col. 7 and 8 


Name:      Walter Hecht
Parents:  Samuel and Alice Butensky Hecht
Spouse:  Rosalie Warner Hecht
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 61
Place of Birth:  New York
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death:  a local hospital
Place of Burial:  services held at Cottingham Funeral Home
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, November 8, 1973, page 9, col. 9   


Name:      Allen Bruce Jackson
Parents:  Mr. and Mrs. Dewey Jackson
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 16
Place of Birth:  of Dillon
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death:  Dillon    train accident
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, November 13, 1973, page 1, col. 6 and 7 


Name:      James (Jim) McKenzie
Parents:  James S. and Minerva M. McKenzie
Spouse:  Minnie Rasberry McKenzie
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 83
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death:  residence
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, November 13, 1973, page 3, col. 1  


Name:      Ester Leona Rogers Gerrald
Parents:  Hughie and Lillie Gerrald Rogers
Spouse:  D. Rea Gerrald
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 58
Place of Birth:  Horry County
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death:  a Mullins hospital
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, November 13, 1973, page 3, col. 1   


Name:      Sallie Gray
Parents:  Bealer and Mary Brumbles Gray
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 90
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death:  a local nursing home
Place of Burial:  Magnolia Cemetery near Latta
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, November 13, 1973, page 3, col. 1  


Name:      Emma Bryant
Parents:  Walter B. and Addie Hickmon Shelley
Spouse:  Ralph Bryant
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 67
Place of Birth:  Horry County
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death: a Loris hospital
Place of Burial:  services at Green Sea Baptist Church
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, November 13, 1973, page 3, col. 2   


Name:      Charlie Bates Page Jr.
Parents:  Mattie Barfield Page and Charlie Page Sr.
Spouse:  Mary Alice Smith Page
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 42
Place of Birth:  Lake View
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death: a Mullins hospital
Place of Burial:  Lake View Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, November 13, 1973, page 3, col. 2  


Name:      Clyde Earl Radford
Spouse:  Wessie B. Radford
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 56
Place of Birth:  McDowell County, NC
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death: a Dillon hospital
Place of Burial:  Magnolia Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, November 13, 1973, page 3, col. 2  


Name:      Vernie Morris
Parents:  Clarence L. and Carolina Daniels of Dillon
Spouse:  Clara Edwards Morris
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 65
Place of Birth:  of Rowland, NC
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death:  home
Place of Burial:  Rowland Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, November 13, 1973, page 3, col. 3 and 4

  
Name:      Felix Warley Trescott
Parents:  Henry S. and Ella Homes Trescott
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 78
Place of Birth:  native of Pendleton
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Burial:  Regan Cemetery in Dillon, veteran of World War I and II
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, November 13, 1973, page 3, col. 4 and 5 


Name:      Kay Turner
Parents:  Daisy McDonald Turner and Tracey Turner
Spouse:  Edna T. Turner
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 50
Place of Birth:  McColl
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Burial:  Greenlawn Cemetery, veteran of World War II
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, November 13, 1973, page 3, col. 5 and 6  


Name:      David Booth Haney   
Parents:  Mr. and Mrs. Herschel H. Haney of Lumberton
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, November 13, 1973, page 3, col. 7, 8 and 9  (auto/train accident)


Name:      Stephen Van Thorndyke        
Parents:  Mr. and Mrs. John Knox Thorndyke of Lumberton
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, November 13, 1973, page 3, col. 7, 8 and 9   (auto/train accident)


Name:      Charles Ferguson Edens       
Parents:  Mr. and Mrs. Charles F. Edens of Lumberton
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, November 13, 1973, page 3, col. 7, 8 and 9   (auto/train accident)


Name:      Neal A. Turner
Parents:  Mary Sports Turner and George Turner
Date of Birth/Age: Age 40
Place of Birth:  Marlboro County
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death:  home
Place of Burial:  Greenlawn Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, November 15, 1973, page 11, col. 6  


Name:      Lena Mae Squires
Parents:  Lester and Gladys Williams
Spouse:  Edwin Levoin Squires
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 40
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death:  near Fork    auto accident
Place of Burial:  Greenlawn Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, November 20, 1973, page 1, col. 7


Name:      Edwin Levoin Squires
Parents:  Ethel Mae Squires and Joseph M. Squires
Spouse:  Lena Mae Squires
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 40
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death:  near Fork        auto accident
Place of Burial:  Greenlawn Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, November 20, 1973, page 1, col. 7


Name:      J. Wacon Price
Parents:  Gilbert and Hettie Goodyear Price
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 90
Place of Birth:  Marion County
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death:  a local hospital
Place of Burial:  Grove Hill Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, November 20, 1973, page 3, col. 1  


Name:      Chad William Belger
Parents:  Jackie L. and Bonnie Usher Belger, formally of Latta
Date of Birth/Age: infant
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death:  Newberry County Hospital
Place of Burial:  Newberry Memorial Gardens
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, November 20, 1973, page 3, col. 1  


Name:      Cora Enzor Elliott
Parents:  Millard and Sally Kinlaw Enzor
Spouse:  Montgomery B. Elliott
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 76
Place of Birth:  Horry County
Date of Death: Wednesday    auto accident
Place of Death:  a Charleston hospital
Place of Burial:  services in Spring Branch Baptist Church
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, November 20, 1973, page 3, col. 1 and 2  


Name:      Lena Bryant Martin
Parents:  Mr. and Mrs. Wesley Bryant
Spouse:  Alex Martin
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 80
Place of Birth:  Horry County
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death:  home
Place of Burial:  Floyd Memorial Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, November 20, 1973, page 3, col. 2  


Name:      Randolph Cornelius Brown
Parents:  Frank Cornelius and Susie Sineth Brown
Spouse:  Mary Jackson Brown
Date of Birth/Age: Age 52
Place of Birth:  Darlington
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death:  a Fort Lauderdale, Fla. hospital
Place of Burial:  Greenlawn Cemetery, navy veteran of World War II
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, November 20, 1973, page 3, col.  2  


Name:      Delos Ulric “Mac” McKenzie
Parents:  James Nelson and Lazinka Wilson McKenzie
Spouse:  Mary Gibson McKenzie of Dillon
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 54
Place of Birth:  Kingstree
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death:  a local hospital
Place of Burial:  Greenlawn Cemetery, Coast Guard veteran of World War II
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, November 20, 1973, page 3, col. 3 and 4  


Name:      Eunice Goodyear Barfield
Parents:  George and Stella Price Goodyear
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 80
Place of Birth:  native of Horry County
Date of Death: November 20
Place of Death:  a nursing home here
Place of Burial:  Ford Family Cemetery, Nichols
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, November 27, 1973, page 12, col. 1


Name:      Major Alford
Parents:  Eugene and Daisy Burr Alford
Date of Birth/Age: Age 45
Place of Birth:  native of Dillon County
Date of Death: November 18
Place of Death:  home
Place of Burial: military honors at Bethesda Southern Methodist Church cemetery, sergeant: Air Force 20 years
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, November 27, 1973, page 12, col. 1and 2   


Name:      Zerno McNeil
Parents:  Jim and Edna Gray McNeil
Spouse:  Letha Hill McNeil
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 79
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Tuesday of last week
Place of Burial:  Greenlawn Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, November 27, 1973, page 12, col. 2 and 3 


Name:      Cephus B. Rogers
Parents:  Hiniard and Lillie Elvington Rogers
Spouse:  Mary Parrish Rogers
Date of Birth: September 19, 1903
Place of Birth:  Lake View
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death:  the Mullins hospital
Place of Burial:  Lake View Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, November 29, 1973, page 12, col. 1, 2 and 3 


Name:      Rupert Carl Miles
Parents:  Orpha Mae Miles
Spouse:  Rufus and Edna Herring Miles
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 55
Place of Birth:  Marion County
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death:  a Florence hospital
Place of Burial:  Greenlawn Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, November 29, 1973, page 12, col. 4   


Name:      Father Anthony Plikunas
Parents:  Justin Plikunas and Felicia Wetart Plikunas
Date of Birth: October 20, 1907
Place of Birth:  Hartford, Connecticut
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death: St. Francis Hospital, West Hartford, Connecticut
Place of Burial:  funeral mass at St. Helen’s Catholic Church, West Harford, Connecticut
Source & date of issue: Thursday, November 29, 1973, page 12, col. 4  and Tuesday, December 4, 1973, page 9, col. 1


Name:      Sara C. Shirey
Parents:  Stenson K. and Willie Mae Campbell of West Columbia
Spouse:  James A. Shirey
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 40
Place of Birth:  native of Dillon County
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death:  West Columbia home
Place of Burial:  services in Grace Chapel Church
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, November 29, 1973, page 12, col. 5 and 6   


Name:      Daniel Merritt Herring
Parents:  D. B. and Annie Jackson Herring
Spouse:  Aleen Lane Herring
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 60
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death:  a Florence hospital
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, November 29, 1973, page 12, col. 7, 8 and 9

 
DECEMBER


Name:      Ruby Gough Snipes
Parents:  J. R. and Maggie Bryant Gough
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 46
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death:  a local hospital
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, December 4, 1973, page 9, col. 2  


Name:      Ernest Wallace
Parents:  Ira L. and Nellie Houston Wallace
Spouse:  Leona Hamilton Wallace
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 75
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death:  a nursing home here
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, December 4, 1973, page 9, col. 3   


Name:      Rose Bell Leggett Herring
Parents:  Charlie and Dora Rogers Leggett
Spouse:  Shep Leggett
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 73
Place of Birth:  Marion County
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death:  a local hospital
Place of Burial:  services at Shiloh Methodist Church
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, December 4, 1973, page 9, col. 4 and 5  


Name:      Della Hyatt
Parents:  David and Molly Hayes Webster
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 82
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death:  a local hospital
Place of Burial:  Greenlawn Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, December 4, 1973, page 9, col. 6  


Name:      Lula P. Sasser
Parents:  Sam and Martha Pruitt
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 80
Place of Birth:  native of Dillon
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death:  a local hospital
Place of Burial:  Flynn’s Cemetery in Whiteville, North Carolina
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, December 4, 1973, page 9, col. 6  


Name:     Rufus Wiley Miller
Parents:  Lilly Horne Miller and Jesse Miller
Spouse:  Shirley Scott Miller
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 46
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Wednesday       
Place of Death:   Darlington
Place of Burial:  Greenlawn Cemetery, navy veteran of World War II
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, December 6, 1973, page 1, col. 6 and 7 and Tuesday, December 11, 1973, page 7, col. 2 and 3


Name:      Stacey Cooke
Parents:  Arthur and Eula Barfield Cooke
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 48
Place of Birth:  Lake View
Date of Death: Wednesday       
Place of Death:  Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston
Place of Burial:  Cooke Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, December 6, 1973, page 1, col. 5   


Name:      William Miller
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 41
Place of Birth:  of Lake View
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death:  Lake View
Place of Burial:  veteran of the Korean War
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, December 6, 1973, page 1, col. 1  


Name:      Lula Mae Parker
Parents:  Bryant and Lizzie Gardner Parker
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 88
Place of Birth:  Dillon County native
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death:  Danville, Va.
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, December 6, 1973, page 10, col. 1    


Name:      Arch Wilkes
Parents:  Frank and Alice Tyndall Wilsoh (Dillon Herald spell)
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 84
Place of Birth:  Marlboro County
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death:  his home
Place of Burial:  Brostow Chapel Cemetery at Brownsville (Dillon Herald spell)
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, December 6, 1973, page 1, col. 1  


Name:      Henry Marvin Driggers Sr.
Parents:  Ida Evans Driggers and James R. Driggers
Spouse:  Inez Hall Driggers
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 52
Place of Birth:  Marlboro County
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Burial:  Sunset Memorial Park
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, December 6, 1973, page 1, col. 1and 2  


Name:      Walter Bryan Carter
Parents:  Willie Carter and Minnie Jackson Carter
Spouse:  Jo Ann Lane Carter
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 38
Place of Birth:  Dillon
Date of Death: Thursday    accident
Place of Death:  home
Place of Burial:  Greenlawn Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, December 11, 1973, page 1, col. 6 and 7  


Name:      Jo Ann Lane Carter
Parents:  Ruth Phillips Lane and Douglas Lane
Spouse:  Walter Bryan Carter
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 36
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Thursday    accident
Place of Death:  home
Place of Burial:  Greenlawn Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, December 11, 1973, page 1, col. 6 and 7     


Name:      Mortie Lee Snipes
Parents:  Mack and Mary Ann Lee
Date of Birth/Age: Age 85 
Place of Birth:  Robeson County, North Carolina
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death:  a Mullins hospital
Place of Burial:  Hayestown Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, December 11, 1973, page 7, col. 1 and 2


Name:      William Earl Miller
Spouse:  Patsy Lupo Miller
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 43
Place of Birth:  of Lake View
Place of Burial:  service: Friday at Piney Grove Baptist Church cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, December 11, 1973, page 7, col. 4   


Name:      William (Mutt) Peele
Parents:  Jim and Sallie Adams Peele and brother of Olin Peele of Dillon
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 65
Place of Birth:  Scotland County, North Carolina
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Burial:  service held in Westfield Creek Baptist Church
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, December 11, 1973, page 7, col. 4  


Name:      Miss Mary McCormick
Parents:  James A. and Lula Virgina LeGette McCormick
Place of Birth:  native of Dillon
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death:  Medical University of Charleston
Place of Burial:  Ashpole Presbyterian Church cemetery in Rowland, North Carolina
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, December 13, 1973, page 10, col. 1  


Name:  Mrs. Colonel W. Moody   
Parents:  Willis and Lilly Dew of Marion County
Spouse:  Colonel W. Moody
Place of Birth:  of Dillon
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death:  a local hospital
Place of Burial:  Evergreen Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, December 13, 1973, page 10, col. 1.


Name:    W. B. (Bill) Scott 
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death:  a local hospital
Place of Burial:  arrangement made by Cottingham Funeral Home
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, December 13, 1973, page 10, col. 1  


Name:      Cora Helen Shooter
Spouse:  Benjamin D. Shooter
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 92
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death:  a Lumberton hospital
Place of Burial:  Pleasant Hill Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, December 13, 1973, page 10, col. 1  


Name:      Josephus Manning
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 21
Place of Birth: 
Date of Death: Friday        accident
Place of Death:  State Highway 34 at the Walker Bethea Service Station
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, December 18, 1973, page 1, col. 4  


Name:      James Willie Bethea
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 38
Date of Death: Monday       
Place of Death:  Monday
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, December 18, 1973, page 1, col. 2  


Name:      Eli Locklear
Parents:  George and Nancy Caulder Locklear
Spouse:  Nessie Locklear
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 62
Place of Birth:  native of Dillon
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death:  a Bennettsville hospital
Place of Burial:  services at Mt. Elam Church in Clio
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, December 18, 1973, page 8, col.1   


Name:     Blanche Mae Hunt
Parents:  John J. and Aninora Rainwater Quick
Spouse:  John Wesley Hunt
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 68
Place of Birth:  Red Springs, NC
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death:  a Bennettsville hospital
Place of Burial:  Pee Dee Chapel Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, December 18, 1973, page 8, col.1      


Name:      James Lee Platt Jr.
Parents:  J. Lee and Ida McCall Platt
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 73
Place of Birth:  Marion County
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death:  a hospital here
Place of Burial:  Cedardale Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, December 18, 1973, page 8, col.1 and 2     


Name:     William Bryant (Bill) Scott
Parents:  Robert and Virginia Norris Scott
Spouse:  Ann Cain Scott
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 70
Place of Birth:  Bennettsville
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death:  a local hospital
Place of Burial:  Greenlawn Cemetery, Navy veteran of World War II
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, December 18, 1973, page 8, col.1      


Name:      Charlie Spivey
Parents:  Ed and Mary Bullock Spivey
Spouse:  Ethel Brumbles Spivey
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 69
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Burial:  Greeenlawn Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, December 18, 1973, page 8, col.1      


Name:      Bertha Oliver Jordan
Parents:  Robert M. and Gause Rogers Oliver
Spouse:  Jord H. Jordan
Place of Birth:  Dillon
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death:  a Charlotte, NC hospital
Place of Burial:  Piney Grove Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, December 18, 1973, page 8, col. 2  


Name:      Felicia Lynn Jones
Parents:  Mr. and Mrs. Gary Jones of Rowland
Date of Birth/Age:  four - week - old 
Place of Burial:  Locklear family cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, December 18, 1973, page 8, col. 2  


Name:      Geneva Miles Taylor     
Place of Birth: of Rowland 
Place of Burial:  Salem Cemetery (AA)
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, December 18, 1973, page 8, col. 2  


Name:      Annie Sanderson Thompson
Parents:  Archie and Charlotte Kilpatrick Sanderson
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 84
Place of Birth:  native of Dillon
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death:  a Mullins hospital
Place of Burial:  Bear Swamp Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, December 18, 1973, page 8, col. 2 and 3   


Name:      Mark Elliott Fields
Parents:  Mr. and Mrs. Hubert Earl Fields of Fairmont
Date of Birth/Age:  six-week-old
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death:  home
Place of Burial:  graveside rites at Reedy Branch Church
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, December 18, 1973, page 8, col. 4 and 5


Name:      Bessie Ivey Watson
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 81
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death:  a Lumberton, N. C. hospital
Place of Burial:  Floyd Memorial Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, December 20, 1973, page 16, col. 1  


Name:      Carl Jackson Leviner
Parents:  Marie Jordan Leviner and Sylvester L. Leviner
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 40
Place of Birth:  Horry County
Date of Death: found Monday
Place of Death:  near Conway
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, December 20, 1973, page 16, col. 1  
 

Name:   Christabell  McKinney 
Spouse:  Joe Lewis McKinney
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 27
Date of Death: Saturday    accident
Place of Death:  home
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, December 20, 1973, page 16, col. 1  
 

Name:      Jimmy Carmichael
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 36
Date of Death: Saturday   
Place of Death:  Pleasant Hill community
Place of Burial: 
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, December 27, 1973, page 1, col. 6 and 7  
  

Name:      Luther Edison Smith
Spouse:  Clara B. Smith
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 84
Place of Birth:  Marlboro County
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death:  a hospital here
Place of Burial:  Rosehill Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, December 27, 1973, page 3, col. 1  


Name:      Robert M. Blackwell
Spouse:  Fern D. Blackwell
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 48
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death:  a Lumberton hospital
Place of Burial:  Meadowbrook Cemetery, veteran of World War II
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, December 27, 1973, page 3, col. 1 and 2


Name:      Walter Driggers
Parents:  Stephen and Lizzie Caulder Driggers
Date of Birth/Age:  age 84
Place of Birth:  Marlboro County
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death:  a Mullins hospital
Place of Burial:  Magnolia Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, December 27, 1973, page 3, col. 2   


Name:      Allie Carter
Parents:  Henry Eddie and Katie Minnie Carter
Spouse:  Beulah Jernigan Carter
Date of Birth/Age:  Age68
Place of Birth:  Marion County
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death:  a Marion hospital
Place of Burial:  Carter family cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, December 27, 1973, page 3, col. 3


Name:      Donnie Boyd Walters
Parents:  Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Walters
Spouse:  MayBelle Owens Walters
Date of Birth/Age:  Age79
Place of Birth:  Marlboro County
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death:  a Mullins hospital
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, December 27, 1973, page 3, col. 4