Extracts from Obituaries
Published in
 The Dillon Herald
Dillon, SC

 1977


The extracts for 1977   are not in alphabetical order.  They are listed in the month as they appeared in the Dillon Herald

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JANUARY


Name:      Robert Lee Oats       
Parents:   W. J. and Margaret Brady
Spouse:   Eva Beaver Oats
Date of Birth/Age: Age 68
Place of Birth:  Robeson County, NC
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death:  home
Place of Burial:  Mount Andrew Methodist Church Cemetery, Floyd Dale
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday January 4, 1977, page 9, col. 1 


Name:      Shelton (Shep) Williams
Parents:   Bill and Christann Williams
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death:  home
Place of Burial:  Greenlawn Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday January 4, 1977, page 9, col. 1   


Name:      Furman Jackson
Parents:  Lunn and Bertha Rouse Jackson
Spouse:  Levie Carter Jackson
Date of Birth/Age: Age 80
Place of Birth:  Marion County
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death:  a Fayetteville, NC hospital
Place of Burial:  Carter Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday January 4, 1977, page 9, col. 1


Name:      Mrs. Jeannie Perritt Lane       
Parents:  Thomas Robert and Mary Frances Johnson Perritt
Spouse:  Jessie C. Lane
Date of Birth/Age: Age 73
Place of Birth:  Marion County
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death:  a Marion hospital
Place of Burial:  Old Ebenezer Southern Methodist Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday January 4, 1977, page 9, col. 2


Name:      Julian Oliver McArthur       
Parents:   Julian Oliver McArthur Sr. and Mrs. Estelle Smith McArthur
Spouse:  Aline Britt McArthur
Date of Birth/Age: Age 67
Place of Birth:  North Carolina
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death:  a Dillon hospital
Place of Burial: services held in the Centenary Church
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday January 4, 1977, page 9, col. 2 


Name:      Miss Wessie Pittman   
Parents:  Jerry Wade and Annah R. Hatchell Pittman
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death:  Wednesday
Place of Death:  a Marion hospital
Place of Burial:  Spring Hill Cemetery  (AA)
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, January 4, 1977, page 9, col. 3  


Name:     Rufus Charles Williams          
Date of Birth/Age:  31
Place of Birth:  of near Orrum, NC
Date of Death: last week (auto accident)   
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday January 6, 1977, page 11, col.1


Name:      Lacey Eugene Johnson       
Parents:   Joe and Claudia Johnson
Spouse:   Claudia Johnson
Date of Birth/Age: Age 66
Place of Birth:  Horry County
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death:  a Marion hospital
Place of Burial:  Methodist Rehoboth Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday January 6, 1977, page 11, col.1  


Name:     Maggie Mason Lewis       
Parents:   Bill and Lula Roberts Mason
Spouse:   Rubin Lewis
Date of Birth/Age: Age 79
Place of Birth:  Marion County
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death:  a Mullins hospital
Place of Burial:  Pleasant Hill Baptist Church Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday January 6, 1977, page 11, col.1


Name:      Peter Caulder       
Parents:   Solon and Druzilla Caulder
Date of Birth/Age: Age 99
Place of Birth:  Horry County
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death:  a Marion hospital
Place of Burial:  Sweat Cemetery in Dillon County
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday January 6, 1977, page 11, col.1  


Name:      Olin Bryan Cooper
Parents:  Belle Cottingham Cooper and Tillman Cooper
Spouse:  Jo Ann Lovett Cooper
Date of Birth/Age: Age 32
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death:  an Asheboro, NC hospital
Place of Burial:  Greenlawn Cemetery, US Navy veteran
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday January 11, 1977, page 6, col. 1 


Name:    A. Rufus Adams, Sr.  
Parents:  Edward and Luna Von Adams
Date of Birth/Age: Age 71
Place of Birth:  Chesterfield County
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Burial:  Sunset Memorial Park
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday January 11, 1977, page 6, col. 1   


Name:      Robert Lewis Peele
Parents:  Frank and Annie Jane Peele
Date of Birth/Age: Age 69
Place of Birth:  Laurinburg
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death:  a Fayetteville, NC hospital
Place of Burial:  Greenlawn Cemetery, World War II veteran
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday January 11, 1977, page 6, col. 1 & 2   


Name:      Van Norton Benson Sr.
Parents:   James Leonard and Sally Elizabeth Johnson Benson
Spouse:   Alma Deas Benson
Date of Birth/Age: Age 76
Place of Birth:  Horry County
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday January 11, 1977, page 6, col. 2    


Name:  Margaret Elizabeth Gaddy       
Parents:  Finn and Adeline Miller Gaddy
Spouse:  W. D. Gaddy
Date of Birth/Age:  85
Place of Birth:  Gaddy’s Mill, Dillon County
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death:  at home
Place of Burial:  Mt. Hope Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday January 11, 1977, page 6, col. 2   


Name:    Jack Lavern Shelley       
Parents:  Austin and Johnnie Shelley
Spouse:  Shelby Jean Stroud Shelley
Date of Birth/Age: Age 39
Place of Birth:  Horry County
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death:  home
Place of Burial:  Pleasant View Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday January 11, 1977, page 6, col. 2


Name:      L. D. Jacobs       
Parents:  Dora Caulder Jacobs and Lewis Jacobs
Spouse:   Magdalene Sweet Jacobs
Date of Birth/Age: Age 50
Place of Birth:  Columbus County, NC
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death:  Fayetteville, NC
Place of Burial:  Lake View Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday January 11, 1977, page 6, col. 3


Name:     Lula Bell Scott
Parents:  John and Fannie Polston Rich
Date of Birth/Age: Age 73
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Burial:  Greenlawn Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday January 11, 1977, page 6, col. 3 


Name:      Robert Jackson Keith
Spouse:  Thelma Margaret Pate Keith
Date of Birth/Age: Age 56
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death:  a Lumberton, NC hospital
Place of Burial:  Floyd Memorial Cemetery, veteran of World War II
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday January 11, 1977, page 6, col. 3


Name:      Mrs. Lonnie Crawford   
Parents:  Mr. and Mrs. West Townsend
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death:  a nursing home here
Place of Burial:  Spring Hill Cemetery  (AA)
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, January 11, 1977, page 8, col. 1  


Name:      Louis Ambrosio             
Spouse: Judy Scarborough Ambrosio 
Date of Birth/Age:  about 30
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death:  near Raleigh, NC (auto accident)   
Place of Burial:  services Friday by Gray Funeral Home, Raleigh
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday January 13, 1977, page 6, col. 3  


Name:    Donald (Bob) Wayne Wiggins           
Parents: Willie Earl and Mary Edna Wiggins
Spouse:  Nina Jean Springs Wiggins
Date of Birth/Age: Age 27
Place of Birth:  native of Dillon County
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death:  home
Place of Burial:  services at Piney Grove Freewill Baptist Church near Latta
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday January 13, 1977, page 1, col.1 & 2  


Name:      B. W. (Doug) Wiggins       
Parents:  B. W. and Bertie Powers Wiggins Sr.
Spouse:  Maggie Strickland Wiggins
Date of Birth/Age: Age 54
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death:  near Sellers
Place of Burial:  Piney Grove Free Will Baptist Church
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday January 13, 1977, page 1, col. 1, 2 & 3 


Name:      Norwood Gerald
Spouse:  Katrina Gerald
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 52
Date of Death: Monday    fire death
Place of Death:  Dillon County
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, January 18, 1977, page 1, col. 5, 6 and 7  


Name:      Albert Arthur Clark
Parents:  George Allen and Frances Morgan Clark
Spouse:  Alice M. Hargrove Clark
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 49
Place of Birth:  Robeson County
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death:  Marlboro County
Place of Burial:  services held in Pee Dee Baptist Church
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, January 18, 1977, page 1, col. 1 and 2  


Name:      Robert Edward Lee
Parents:  Robert E. and Rose Anna Stafford Lee
Spouse:  Louise Johnson Lee
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 80
Place of Birth:  native of Dillon
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death:  a Marion hospital
Place of Burial:  Magnolia Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, January 18, 1977, page 6, col. 1


Name:      Truss Walker Hayes
Parents:  Andrew Philip and Annie Jane Daniels Hayes
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 70
Place of Birth:  Marion County
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death:  a Florence hospital
Place of Burial:  Catfish Creek Baptist Church Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, January 18, 1977, page 6, col. 1   


Name:     James G. Emanuel
Parents:  Rev. Bennett and Nancy M. Emanuel
Spouse:  Nancy Jane Locklear Emanuel
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 85
Place of Birth:  Marion County
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death:  hospital here
Place of Burial:  Greenlawn Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, January 18, 1977, page 6, col. 1  


Name:      Joseph Benjamin Bullock Jr.
Parents:  J. B. and Maggie Hayes Bullock
Spouse:  Carmen Pruitt Bullock
Date of Birth/Age: Age 69 
Place of Birth:  native of Lake View, resident of Black Mountain, NC
Date of Death: January 8
Place of Death:  an Ashville, NC hospital
Place of Burial: full military rites at Mountain View Memorial Park, retired Army Officer
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, January 18, 1977, page 6, col. 1 and 2  


Name:      Judson Barfield
Spouse:  Essie B. Barfield
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 78
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death:  a hospital in Mullins
Place of Burial:  Lake View Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, January 18, 1977, page 6, col. 2  


Name:      Dr. Frank F. Welbourne
Parents:  Lelia Curtis Welbourne and Frank F. Welbourne
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 42
Place of Birth:  Columbia
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death:  home
Place of Burial:  services held in Florence
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, January 18, 1977, page 6, col. 2  


Name:      Bertha C. Carter
Spouse:  Mike Carter
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 83
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Burial:  Greenlawn Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, January 18, 1977, page 6, col. 2 


Name:      John Curtis Bryan
Parents:  Brooks and Elizabeth Crouch Bryan
Spouse:  Alma Strickland
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 82
Place of Birth:  Saluda
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death:  a Fayetteville, NC hospital
Place of Burial:  Greenlawn Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, January 18, 1977, page 6, col. 2  


Name:      Julia Sweat Ray
Parents:  Mitch and Mary Sweat
Spouse:  Frank Ray
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 79
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Burial:  Rose Hill Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, January 18, 1977, page 8, col. 3


Name:      Mary Alice Blue
Parents:  Gilbert and Cora McNeil Blue
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 74
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death:  a Dillon hospital
Place of Burial:  Union Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, January 20, 1977, page 6, col. 6  


Name:     Phyllis Bowman Collison
Parents: Shirley and John Collison
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 16
Place of Birth:  Baltimore, resided in Dillon,  New Bern
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death:  New Bern, North Carolina
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, January 25, 1977, page 1, col. 4


Name:      Nelson Webb Ivey
Parents:  Henry and Sarah Kenlaw Ivey
Spouse:  Lizer Ivey
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 77
Place of Birth:  Robeson County, NC
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death:  home
Place of Burial:  Mt. Calvary Church Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, January 25, 1977, page 9, col. 1  


Name:      Ulyous (U. L.) Turbeville
Parents:  William Kelly and Addie Jackson Turbeville
Spouse:  Virginia Cox Turbeville
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 55
Place of Birth:  South Carolina
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Burial:  service in the Oakland United Methodist Church
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, January 25, 1977, page 9, col. 1  


Name:      Howard McRae
Parents:  Jim and Lottie McCoy McRae
Spouse:  Blanche McRae
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 77
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death:  a Marion nursing home
Place of Burial:  St. Luke United Methodist Church cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, January 25, 1977, page 9, col. 1  


Name:      Stanley Herring
Parents:  Addison and Annie Herring
Spouse:  Jane Phillips Herring
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 69
Place of Birth:  native of Dillon County
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Burial:  State Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, January 25, 1977, page 9, col. 1 and 2 


Name:      Infant son
Parents:  Mr. and Mrs. James Presley Hooks
Date of Birth/Age:  Age infant
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Burial:  Hooks Family Cemetery, Nichols
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, January 25, 1977, page 9, col. 2  


Name:      Elise Gray Richards
Parents:  William and Minnie Ballentine Gray
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 76
Place of Birth:  Cope
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death:  nursing home
Place of Burial:  Oakland Cemetery near Cope
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, January 25, 1977, page 9, col. 2 and 3


Name:      Annie L. Darsey
Parents:  N. P. and Amanda Cobb Lazarus
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 78
Place of Birth:  Adams County, Miss.
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Burial:  services held in Natchez, Mississippi
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, January 25, 1977, page 9, col. 3  


Name:      James W. Bundy Sr.
Parents:  James W. and Alice Stubbs Bundy
Spouse:  Evelyn Howell Bundy
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 64
Place of Birth:  McColl
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death:  a Bennettsville hospital
Place of Burial:  Roselawn Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, January 27, 1977, page 9, col. 4  


FEBRUARY

 
Name:      Sherrie Dale Mitchell
Parents:  James Edward and Aubrey Odell Gainer Mitchell who presently reside in Dillon
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 16
Place of Birth:  Dalton, Ga.
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death:  St. Eugene Community Hospital
Place of Burial:  West View Cemetery, services in Dalton, Ga.
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, February 1, 1977, page 1, col. 3 and Tuesday, February 1, 1977, page 5, col. 2


Name:      Sidney Ernest (Pete) McMillan
Parents:  S. A. and Sue Rogers McMillan
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 74
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death: a Marion hospital
Place of Burial:  Magnolia Cemetery, Navy Supply Corps, retired Lieutenant commander
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, February 1, 1977, page 5, col. 1


Name:      Charlie Floyd Hayes
Parents:  M. G. and Ida Floyd Hayes
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 94
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death:  a nursing home
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, February 1, 1977, page 5, col. 1  


Name:      Robert Allen Jackson
Parents:  Jasper Kenneth and Brenda Page Jackson
Date of Birth/Age:  2
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death:  a Charlotte hospital
Place of Burial:  Beulah Baptist Church Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, February 1, 1977, page 5, col. 3   


Name:      Rubin Reese
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 85
Place of Birth:  of Lake View
Date of Death: disappeared last summer
Place of Death:  found dead in Gaddysville, NC in an abandoned house
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, February 3, 1977, page 3  


Name:    Janet Magee Haselden 
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 20
Place of Birth:  of Florence
Date of Death: found Tuesday
Place of Death:  found in pond near Bishopville
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, February 3, 1977, page 3     


Name:      Mayo Bass
Date of Death: January 2   
Place of Death:  St. Eugene Community Hospital
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, February 8, 1977, page 1, col. 4 


Name:      Ray Charles Campbell
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 14
Place of Birth:  of Blenheim
Date of Death: Saturday    bicycle accident
Place of Death:  Highway 38
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, February 8, 1977, page 1, col. 4    


Name:      Miss Maggie Wingate   
Parents:  Helen and Calvin Crawford
Date of Birth: August 6, 1908
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Place of Burial:  services Wednesday at St. Stephens United Methodist Church  (AA)
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, February 8, 1977, page 8, col. 1  


Name:      Georgia Johnson Cooper
Parents:  Jasper and Maggie Turbeville Jackson
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 76
Place of Birth:  Robeson County, NC
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death:  a Marion hospital
Place of Burial:  Magnolia Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, February 8, 1977, page 8, col. 2  


Name:      Daniel Stevens
Parents:  Larry Dan and Barbara K. Jackson Stevens
Date of Birth/Age:  infant
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death:  a Florence hospital
Place of Burial:  Old Zion Church Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, February 8, 1977, page 8, col. 3 


Name:      Worth Hensley McLellan         
Parents: John and Emma Page McLellan
Spouse: Estella McLellan
Date of Birth/Age: Age 59
Date of Death: Monday of last week
Place of death: a Dillon hospital
Place of Burial:  St. Mary’s Cemetery  (AA)
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, February 8, 1977, page 8, col. 3 and Tuesday, February 15, 1977, page 9, col. 2   


Name:      Paul James
Parents:  Mr. and Mrs. Robert James, Jr.
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 8
Place of Birth:  of Lake View
Date of Death: Wednesday        truck accident
Place of Death:  near Floyd Dale
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, February 10, 1977, page 1, col. 6 and 7  


Name:      Roy Austin Rogers
Parents:  Harold Austin and Eunice Rogers Rogers
Spouse:  Kay Stevenson Rogers
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 23
Place of Birth:  Marion County
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death:  home
Place of Burial:  Tranquil Methodist Church Cemetery, Mullins
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, February 10, 1977, page 8, col. 5   


Name:      Durwood Dean Hulon
Parents:  Mr. and Mrs. Durwood  Hulon
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 17
Place of birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death:  Lumberton NC hospital        auto accident
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, February 15, 1977, page 1, col. 5, 6 and 7 and Tuesday, February 15, 1977, page 9, col. 1 


Name:      Mark Steven Cranford
Parents:  Eulalia Cranford
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 16
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death:  south of Lumberton        auto accident
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, February 15, 1977, page 1, col. 5, 6 and 7      


Name:      Robert Irey Cook
Parents:  Charlie and Lenora H. Cook
Spouse:  Maggie Edwards Cook
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 51
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death:  a Mullins hospital
Place of Burial:  Cook Cemetery near Lake View
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, February 15, 1977, page 9, col. 1 


Name:      John Watson Wallace
Parents:  John Henry and Virgie McDaniel Wallace
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 58
Place of Birth:  Robeson County, NC
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death:  home
Place of Burial:  Rowland Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, February 15, 1977, page 9, col. 1    


Name:      Morgan J. Rogers
Parents:  Leonard J. and Mattie Perritt Rogers
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 93
Place of Birth:  native of Marion County
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death:  a Dillon hospital
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, February 15, 1977, page 9, col. 2   


Name:      Paul James
Parents:  Robert and Minnie Bass James
Date of Birth/Age:  9
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Wednesday    auto accident
Place of Burial:  Fairmont N. C. Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, February 15, 1977, page 9, col. 2      


Name:      Willie W. Ward
Parents:  Ace S. and Bertie McLamb Ward
Spouse:  Evelyn C. Ward
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 77
Place of Birth:  Columbus County, NC
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, February 15, 1977, page 9, col. 2    


Name:      Gerald Jones
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 32
Date of Death: Sunday   
Place of Death:  near Rowland
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, February 17, 1977, page 2, col. 7 and 8


Name:      Elbert Paul Prince
Parents:  William P. and Essie Prince
Spouse:  Elizabeth Poole Prince, Dillon
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 54
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death:  a Fayetteville hospital
Place of Burial:  arrangements by Jackson Funeral Home
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, February 17, 1977, page 2, col. 7 and 8


Name:      Arcella Grey Herring
Parents:  John R. and Minnie Miller Grey
Spouse:  Arthur T. Herring
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 71
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Burial:  Greenlawn Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, February 22, 1977, page 7, col. 1


Name:      Lila Hayes Fore
Parents:  James Rich and Ella Hayes Hayes
Spouse:  Tracey Dudley Fore
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 68
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death:  a Winston-Salem, NC hospital
Place of Burial:  Magnolia Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, February 22, 1977, page 7, col. 1  

 
MARCH


Name:      Minnie Richardson Edwards
Parents:  Charlie and Lydia Cook Richardson
Spouse:  William T. Edwards Sr.
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 73
Place of Birth:  Horry County
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death:  a Wilmington, NC hospital
Place of Burial:  Reedy Creek Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, March 1, 1977, page 8, col. 4  


Name:      Annie Edwards Richardson
Parents:  Thomas and Renzie Thompkins Edwards
Spouse:  D. R. Richardson
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 74
Place of Birth:  Horry County
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death:  a Marion hospital
Place of Burial:  Reedy Creek Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, March 1, 1977, page 8, col. 4    


Name:      Harvey Edward Chandler
Parents:  Zack E. and Mary Jane Chandler
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 62
Place of Birth:  Surry County, NC
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death:  local hospital
Place of Burial:  Devotion Gardens
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, March 1, 1977, page 8, col. 5   


Name:      Benjamin Harrison Sapp
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 91
Place of Birth:  Winston-Salem, NC
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death:  a nursing home here
Place of Burial:  Greenlawn Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, March 1, 1977, page 8, col. 5  


Name:      Leroy Funchess   
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 36 
Place of Burial:  service at Andrew Chapel Baptist Church, Orangeburg, United States Naval Reserves
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, March 1, 1977, page 8, col. 6   


Name:      Marguerite Galloway Ward
Parents:  Samuel T. and Johnnie Carmichael Galloway
Spouse:  Herbert T. Ward
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 81
Place of Birth:  Little Rock
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death:  nursing home here
Place of Burial:  Spring Branch Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, March 3, 1977, page 11, col. 1 


Name:      Evelyn W. Hutchinson
Parents:  John H. and Amanda Gilbert Weatherly
Spouse:  W. O. Hutchinson
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 59
Place of Birth:  McColl
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death:  nursing home here
Place of Burial:  Beaver Dam Cemetery near McColl
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, March 3, 1977, page 11, col. 1  


Name:      Arthur K. Flowers Sr.
Spouse:  Rebecca M. Flowers
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 78
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death:  nursing home here
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, March 3, 1977, page 11, col. 1 


Name:      Harry C. Carter
Parents:  Mike and Bertha C. Carter
Spouse:  Juanita Johnson Carter
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 59
Place of Birth:  Marion County
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death:  hospital here
Place of Burial:  Palmetto Garden Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, March 3, 1977, page 11, col. 2  

 
Name:  Herbert Marvin Stackhouse    
Parents:  Marcus Marvin and Annie Lee Alford Stackhouse
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 71
Place of Birth:  native of Dillon
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death:  an Orangeburg hospital
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday March 8, 1977, page 3, col.1 


Name:      Leon Douglas Truax
Parents:  Leon Dexter and Rossie Schufelt Truax
Spouse:  Viola Register Truax
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 57
Place of Birth:  Quebec, Canada
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death:  Fayetteville NC Veterans Hospital
Place of Burial:  Evergreen Cemetery, WW II veteran
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday March 8, 1977, page 3, col.1 & 2


Name:      Liza Ivey
Parents:  Addison and Lizzie Hayes Jackson
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 75
Place of Birth:  native of Dillon County
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death:  a Fayetteville, NC nursing home
Place of Burial:  Mt. Calvary Church Cemetery, Dillon
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday March 8, 1977, page 3, col. 2


Name:  Leander Hunt   
Parents:  Martha Revels and Lathaniel Hunt
Spouse:  Beulah Mae Lovette Hunt
Date of Birth/Age: Age 39
Place of Birth:  Robeson County, SC
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death:  home
Place of Burial:  services: Leland Grove Church
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday March 8, 1977, page 3, col. 3  


Name:    Minnie Sealey Brumbles       
Parents: French Troy and Margaret M. Sealey
Spouse:  Tracy Brumbles
Date of Birth/Age: Age 72
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death:  a Marion hospital
Place of Burial:  Magnolia Cemetery, Latta, SC
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday March 8, 1977, page 3, col. 3 & 4


Name:      Emerson Hayes   
Parents:  General Hayes and Magnolia Ford Hayes
Spouse:   Lula Mae Hayes
Date of Birth/Age: Age 50
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death:  VA Hospital, Fayetteville, NC
Place of Burial:  services: Spring Hill AME Church, burial in Centenary Cemetery, WW II (AA)
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday March 8, 1977, page 3, col. 5


Name:      Wiley Moreland Braziel           
Parents:  Wesley M. and Alice Bowen Braziel
Spouse:  Mrs. Claudia Breazeale Braziel
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 79
Place of Birth:  Florida
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death:  VA Hospital, Columbia, SC
Place of Burial:  services: Greenlawn Memorial Park, Columbia
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday March 8, 1977, page 3, col. 5


Name:      Mrs. Ollie Byrd Ward
Parents:   Alex and Martilla Morgan Byrd
Spouse:  John Byrd
Date of Birth/Age: age 82
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death:  home
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday March 8, 1977, page 3, col. 5 & 6


Name:   Harry A. Townsend             
Parents:  Light and Essie Kinney Townsend
Spouse:  Ruth S. Townsend
Date of Birth/Age: Age 73
Place of Birth:  Marlboro County
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death:  Smyrna
Place of Burial:  Gregg Cemetery, Blenheim
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday March 8, 1977, page 3, col.6  


Name:      Pierce Watson       
Parents:  William and Betty Lane Watson
Spouse:  Eva Turbeville Watson
Date of Birth/Age: Age 68
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death:  a Mullins hospital
Place of Burial:  Greenwood Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday March 10, 1977, page 3, col. 2 and Tuesday, March 22, 1977, page 8, col. 2 and 3


Name:      Richard D. Rogers
Parents:  Rhoda Smith Rogers and Calvin Rogers
Spouse:  Mary Legette Rogers
Date of Birth/Age: age 61
Place of Birth:  Robeson County, NC
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death:  a Mullins hospital
Place of Burial:  Fair Swamp Baptist Church Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday March 10, 1977, page 3, col. 3   


Name:      Lucy Ellen Miller   
Date of Birth/Age: Age 92
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death:  a Lumberton, NC hospital
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery, Dillon
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday March 10, 1977, page 3, col. 3 & 4 


Name:      Mitchell Wade Harper   
Parents:  Mr. and Mrs. C. W. Harper, Lumberton
Date of Birth/Age: Age 20
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery, Dillon
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday March 10, 1977, page 3, col. 4


Name:      Jeffrey Evans Turbeville
Parents:  Mr. and Mrs. Bobby Earl Turbeville
Date of Birth/Age:  infant
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death:  hospital here
Place of Burial:  Greenlawn Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday March 15, 1977, page 9, col. 2 


Name:      John D. Bethea       
Parents:  Herbert and Margaret Ellen Bass Bethea
Spouse:   Alma Ivey Bethea
Date of Birth/Age: Age 61
Place of Birth:  native of Dillon
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death:  hospital here
Place of Burial:  Coopers Baptist Church Cemetery, WW II
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday March 15, 1977, page 9, col.1 & 2  


Name:      Debbie Joyce Rowell
Parents:  Danny Lavern and Hilda Joyce Rowell
Date of Birth/Age: Age 5
Place of Birth:  Marlboro County
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death:  a Charleston hospital
Place of Burial:  Little Rock Methodist Church Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday March 22, 1977, page 8, col. 1


Name:      Pierce Hamilton
Parents:  Steven and Lennie Huggins Hamilton
Spouse:  Ressie Taylor Hamilton
Date of Birth/Age: Age 82
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday March 22, 1977, page 8, col. 1   


Name:      Narcissus Cicero Herring
Parents:   Samuel and Emaline Taylor Herring
Date of Birth/Age: Age 66
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday March 22, 1977, page 8, col. 1 & 2


Name:      Bessie Elneta Tyler       
Parents:  Bernie and Sarah Brown Mincey
Spouse:  John Tyler
Date of Birth/Age: Age 57
Place of Birth:  Horry County,
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Burial:  Norris Cemetery, Tabor City
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday March 22, 1977, page 8, col. 2


Name:      infant daughter
Parents:  Leo and Mary Moore Clark
Date of Birth/Age:  infant
Place of Burial:  Magnolia Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, March 22, 1977, page 8, col. 3


Name:      Richard Elliott
Parents:  Edgar Torrence and Lyda David Elliott
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 65
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death:  a Columbia hospital
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery, Army veteran of World War II
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, March 22, 1977, page 6, col. 2


Name:      Robert N. (Bud) Spivey
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 33
Place of Birth:  formerly of Fairmont, NC
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death:  hospital here
Place of Burial:  Ford Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, March 22, 1977, page 6, col. 2   


Name:      Jack Kermit Lassiter
Parents:   Charles and Neil Odom Lassiter
Spouse:  Mozelle Scott Lassiter
Date of Birth/Age: Age 53
Place of Birth:  Marion County
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Burial:  Greenlawn Cemetery, Army veteran of World War II
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday March 24, 1977, page 10, col. 5  


Name:      Amos Kin Hill       
Parents:  Thomas Allen and Luella Owens Hill
Spouse:  Margaret Idell Stalvey Hill
Date of Birth/Age: Age 68
Place of Birth:  Lake View
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Burial:  Withers Memorial Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday March 24, 1977, page 10, col. 6  


Name:      Ruth Stuart Atkinson       
Date of Birth/Age: Age 59
Place of Birth: Fayetteville, former resident of Fairmont, NC
Date of Death: Saturday    auto accident
Place of Death:  Dillon County
Place of Burial:  services at Reborn Baptist Church in Fayetteville
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday March 29, 1977, page 1, col. 4   


Name:      Lacy Thomas Ratley Sr.
Parents:  Fulton and Lula Graham Ratley
Spouse:   Bertha Mae Ratley
Date of Birth/Age: Age 68
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Burial:  Greenlawn Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday March 29, 1977, page 6, col. 1


Name:     Flora Hamer Hooker       
Parents:  Robert Pickett and Janie Brown McCallum of Hamer
Spouse:  Dr. J. T. Hooker
Date of Birth/Age: Age 81
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death:  a Marion hospital
Place of Burial:  Hamer Cemetery in Little Rock
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday March 29, 1977, page 6, col. 1  


Name:      Margaret Sellers Edwards           
Parents:  Ben B. and Mary Norma Watson Sellers
Spouse:   Otto R. Edwards
Date of Birth/Age: Age 76
Place of Birth:  Marion County
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death:  a Florence hospital
Place of Burial:  Dothan Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday March 29, 1977, page 6, col. 1 & 2  


Name:     Thelma Clara Hargrove
Parents:  W. L. and Thelma Taylor Hargrove
Date of Birth/Age: Age 32
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death:  a Marion hospital
Place of Burial:  Greenlawn Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday March 29, 1977, page 6, col. 2  


Name:     Josephine B. Roberts       
Parents:  Gus and Hester Wall Brown
Spouse:  Alonzo Roberts
Date of Birth/Age: Age 86
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death:  a Mullins hospital
Place of Burial:  Lake View Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday March 29, 1977, page 6, col. 2


Name:      Zynetta Gressette Carmichael
Parents:  Lawrence William and Leila Howell Gressette
Date of Birth/Age: Age 74
Place of Birth:  Orangeburg County
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death:  a Bennettsville nursing home
Place of Burial:  Greenlawn Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday March 29, 1977, page 6, col. 3  


Name:      Azlee Grace Webster
Parents:  Gordon and Florrie Taylor Ivey
Date of Birth/Age: Age 59
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Burial:  Greenlawn Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday March 29, 1977, page 6, col. 3 & 4


Name:      Mary Wright   
Parents: John and Edith Lidge McLain  
Date of Birth/Age: Age 60
Place of Birth:  Marlboro County
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death:  a Brooklyn, NY hospital
Place of Burial:  New Zion AME Church Cemetery  (AA)
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday March 29, 1977, page 6, col. 4 


Name:      John Douglas Tyndall Jr.
Parents:  John Douglas and Debbie Pate Tyndall
Date of Birth/Age:  infant son
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Burial:  Greenlawn Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday March 31, 1977, page 9, col. 1 


Name:      John  Major Dew           
Parents:  John Berry and Julia Rogers Dew
Spouse:  Sarah W. Dew
Date of Birth/Age: Age 62
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death:  a Marion hospital
Place of Burial:  Greenlawn Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday March 31, 1977, page 9, col. 1    


Name:      Fred Griffin   
Parents:  Albert and Flora Waters Griffin
Spouse:  Rosa Willoughby Griffin
Date of Birth/Age:  71
Place of Birth:  Marlboro County, SC
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death:  a Charleston, SC hospital
Place of Burial:  Greenlawn Cemetery, Dillon, SC
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday March 31, 1977, page 9, col. 2


Name:      Robert Singleton
Date of Birth/Age: Age 22
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death:  Dillon
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday March 31, 1977, page 1, col. 4, 5, 6, & 7   


APRIL

 
Name:     Patricia Louise Grice Hood       
Parents: Louise Hubbard Grice and John A. Grice
Date of Birth/Age: Age 23
Place of Birth:  Marlboro County
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death:  a Columbia hospital
Place of Burial:  Greenlawn Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday April 5, 1977, page 1, col. 4


Name:      Flora Janie Hamer Hooker
Parents:  Robert Pickett Hamer and Janie Brown McCallum Hamer
Spouse:   Dr. J. T. Hooker
Date of Death: March 26
Place of Death:  a Marion hospital
Place of Burial:  R. P. Hamer Sr. Cemetery, Little Rock
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday April 5, 1977, page 7, col. 1   


Name:      Arthur K. Flowers
Spouse:  Rebecca Herring Flowers
Date of Birth/Age: Age 78
Place of Birth:  native of Dillon County
Date of Death: February 22
Place of Death:  at home in Wilmington, Del.
Place of Burial:  Gracelawn Cemetery, Wilmington
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday April 5, 1977, page 7, col. 1 & 2      


Name:      Alma Murchison Rouse        
Spouse:  George Heyward Rouse 
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Burial:  Pickett Presbyterian Church Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday April 5, 1977, page 7, col. 2   


Name:      Tracy Jackson Jr.
Parents:  Tracy Jackson Sr. and Viola Johnson Jackson
Spouse:  Hazel Love Jackson
Date of Birth/Age: Age 36
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: March 26
Place of Death:  a Marion hospital
Place of Burial:  Pyerian Baptist Church Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday April 5, 1977, page 7, col. 2  


Name:      Miss Sallye Walker Hamilton
Parents:  Dayton and Sallye Smith Hamilton
Date of Birth/Age: Age 87
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday April 5, 1977, page 7, col. 2 & 3


Name:      Louin E. Richardson
Parents:  Ben F. and Della Poston Richardson
Spouse:  Loraine Cox Richardson
Date of Birth/Age: Age 77
Place of Birth:  Florence County
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death:  a Orangeburg nursing home
Place of Burial:  Garden of Devotion Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday April 5, 1977, page 7, col. 3 


Name:      Ace Miles
Date of Birth/Age: Age 73
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death:  a Marion County nursing home
Place of Burial:  Magnolia Methodist Church Cemetery, Dillon, SC
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday April 5, 1977, page 7, col. 3 


Name:      Estelle Perry Beckham
Parents:  Lewis J. and Mary Patterson Perry
Spouse:  Rev. William Ariail Beckhman
Date of Birth/Age: Age 91
Place of Birth:  Lancaster County
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, April 7, 1977, page 11, col. 1 


Name:      Nettie Idle H. Hardee
Parents:  Andrew and Georgia Holmes Hardee
Spouse:  J. Tillman Hardee
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 82
Place of Birth:  Horry County
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death:  a Conway nursing home
Place of Burial:  Greenlawn Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, April 7, 1977, page 11, col. 1    


Name:      Trayce D. Rogers
Parents:  Hiniard G. and Lilly Elvington Rogers
Spouse:  Jimmie R. Rogers
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 64
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death:  a Dillon hospital
Place of Burial:  Lake View Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, April 7, 1977, page 11, col. 1    


Name:      J. Isom Ford
Parents:  Alvie and Lennie Gardner Ford
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 76
Place of Birth:  Robeson County
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death:  a Marion hospital
Place of Burial:  Ford Cemetery in Robeson County
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, April 7, 1977, page 11, col. 2 


Name:      Eva Brogdon White
Parents:  David Shep and Iola Bane Brogdon
Spouse:  James White
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 58
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death:  a Mullins hospital
Place of Burial:  Hopewell Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, April 7, 1977, page 11, col. 2  


Name:      Joseph Alexander Tillinghast        
Parents:   Joseph and Claudia Stinson Tillinghast
Spouse:  Lila Snow Tillinghast
Date of Birth/Age: Age 71
Place of Birth:  Spartanburg native
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Burial:  Oakwood Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday April 12, 1977, page 9, col. 1 


Name:  Willis Hyman       
Parents:  Willis L. and Lexie Keith Hyman
Spouse:   Sarah Hyman
Place of Birth:  Dillon, SC native
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Burial:  Florence Memorial Gardens
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday April 12, 1977, page 9, col. 1   


Name:      Katie W. Anderson   
Parents:  Henry W. and Catherine Hampton Weatherford
Spouse:   Evander M. Anderson
Date of Birth/Age: Age 86
Place of Birth:  Dillon native
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death:  a Newberry hospital
Place of Burial:  Darlington Memorial Gardens, Darlington, SC
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday April 12, 1977, page 9, col. 1    


Name:      Mae Carter Pace
Parents:  Neal and Mary Carter
Spouse:  John Henry Pace
Date of Birth/Age: Age 74
Place of Birth:  Robeson County, NC
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Burial:  Evergreen Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday April 12, 1977, page 9, col. 1    


Name:      Millard M. Bailey
Parents: William M. and Monnie Sue Hood Bailey 
Date of Birth/Age: Age 49
Place of Birth:  Latta, Dillon County, SC native, New York resident 20 years
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death:  a Long Island, NY hospital
Place of Burial:  Greenlawn Cemetery, WW II veteran
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday April 12, 1977, page 1, col. 3  


Name:      Willie Kinlaw Fore
Parents:  Willis K. and Sara Berry Fore
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 97
Place of Birth:  Marion County
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death:  a Dillon hospital
Place of Burial:  Union Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, April 14, 1977, page 10, col. 1 


Name:      Florence Herring McCormick
Parents:  Thomas and Mary Ellen Herring
Spouse:  Willie McCormick
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 67
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death:  a Marion hospital
Place of Burial:  Greenlawn
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, April 14, 1977, page 10, col. 2 


Name:      Thomas Elwood Love
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 37
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death:  Lumberton NC hospital
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, April 19, 1977, page 1, col. 3  


Name:      Gregory Allen Jordan
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 20
Place of Birth:  of Freemont, Nebr.
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death:  Dillon County    accident
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, April 26, 1977, page 1, col. 6 and 7  


Name:      William S. Nestle Jr.
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 21
Place of Birth:  of Detroit, Michigan
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death:  Dillon County    accident
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, April 26, 1977, page 1, col. 6 and 7     


Name:      Hoyt Harrington
Parents:  Abner W. and Sarah Rogers Harrington
Spouse:  Lutie Hayes Harrington
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 83
Place of Birth:  Robeson County, NC
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death:  a Mullins hospital
Place of Burial:  Olivet Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, April 26, 1977, page 7, col. 4 and 5   


Name:      Sister Athanasia Brune
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 82
Place of Birth:  near O’Fallon, Mo.
Date of Death: Friday, April 8
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, April 26, 1977, page 7, col. 6, 7, 8 and 9  


Name:      H. Kermit Fogle
Parents:  Lurlene Sanford Fogle and John R. Fogle
Spouse:  Irene N. Fogle
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 57
Place of Birth:  Orangeburg County
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery, Nichols
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, April 26, 1977, page 7, col. 1  


Name:      Julia W. Cribb
Parents:  Rufus and Hannah Burr Weatherford
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 49
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, April 26, 1977, page 7, col. 1  


Name:      Amos Berry
Parents:  Sidney and Abby Berry
Spouse:  Isla Mae Rouse Berry
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 71
Place of Birth:  Robeson County
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Burial:  Tart Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, April 26, 1977, page 7, col. 1 and 2 


Name:      Lamar Dingle
Parents:  Millard Dingle and Maggie Lee Gibson
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 20
Date of Death: Tuesday        lighting death
Place of Burial:  New Bethel Baptist Church Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, April 26, 1977, page 7, col. 2   


Name:      Estelle McKenzie Stroud
Parents:  Manning E. and Catherine Brigman McKenzie
Spouse:  Archie T. Stroud Sr.
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 78
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Burial:  Mt. Olive Baptist Church Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, April 26, 1977, page 7, col. 2 and 3 


MAY

 
Name:      Thomas Colon Bowen
Parents:  Alex and Nettie L. Bowen
Spouse:  Etta Oxendien Bowen
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 74
Place of Birth:  Scotland County, NC
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death:  home
Place of Burial:  Priest Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, May 3, 1977, page 10, col. 1


Name:      Sally George Jackson
Parents:  Jessie and Sally George
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 73
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death:  a Marion hospital
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, May 3, 1977, page 10, col. 1


Name:      Thelma Allen Walker Hardin
Parents:  William J. and Mary Alice Ivey Allen
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 72
Place of Birth:  native of Dillon
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death:  home
Place of Burial:  Elmwood Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, May 5, 1977, page 10, col. 1


Name:      Flonnie Cole Gaddy
Parents:  Rufus and Martha Jane G. Cole
Spouse:  Eros
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 69
Place of Birth:  Hamlet, NC
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Burial:  Centernary Methodist Church Cemetery near Fairmont
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, May 10, 1977, page 7, col. 1 


Name:      Miss Ethel Epstein
Parents:  Sam and Bessie Horowitz Epstein
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 72
Place of Birth:  New York, N.Y.
Date of Death: recently
Place of Death:  Washington, DC
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, May 10, 1977, page 7, col. 1  


Name:      Miss Lucile McKiever
Parents:  Lucile Baker McKiever and Daniel Joseph McKiever
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 58
Place of Birth:  Sumter
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death:  home
Place of Burial:  Sumter Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, May 10, 1977, page 7, col. 1  


Name:      Grady Shelley Sr.
Parents:  Ford and Iris Coleman Shelley
Spouse:  Silvia Rice Shelley
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 64
Place of Birth:  native of Marion
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death:  a Marion hospital
Place of Burial:  services at Reedy Creek Baptist Church
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, May 10, 1977, page 7, col. 1  
  

Name:      Tommy Brown   
Parents:  Archie and Annie McCoy Brown
Spouse:  Beatrice C. Brown
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death:  home
Place of Burial:  McCoy’s Chapel United Methodist Church  (AA)
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, May 10, 1977, page 7, col. 2  
 

Name:      George Carmichael
Parents:  Roland and Maggie Carmichael McLellan
Spouse:  Dora Carmichael
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 59
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death:  St. Eugene Community Hospital
Place of Burial:  Spring Hill Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, May 10, 1977, page 7, col. 2
 

Name:      Jessie Owens
Parents:  William and Mandy Cook Owens
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 90
Place of Birth:  Marlboro County
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death:  a Marion hospital
Place of Burial:  services at Pyerian Baptist Church
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, May 10, 1977, page 7, col. 2
 

Name:      Robert Carson Bullock
Parents:  Mr. and Mrs. A. R. Bullock
Spouse:  Clarice Lewter Bullock
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 68
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death:  home
Place of Burial:  Fairmont Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, May 12, 1977, page 9, col. 1 


Name:      English Sam Johnson
Parents:  David and Evie Johnson
Spouse:  Nancy Strickland Johnson
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 97
Place of Birth:  Darlington County
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death:  a Darlington hospital
Place of Burial:  Swift Creek Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, May 12, 1977, page 9, col. 1   


Name:      Hilton Leggett       
Parents:  Lizzie Leggett
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 40
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death:  home
Place of Burial:  St. Luke Methodist Church cemetery, Hamer  (AA)
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, May 12, 1977, page 9, col. 1    


Name:      Jackie Levern Jackson
Parents:  Corine Britt Jackson and George B. Jackson
Spouse:  Ida Mae Alford Jackson
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 33
Place of Birth:  Marion County
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death:  Dillon County
Place of Burial:  Devotion Gardens Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, May 17, 1977, page 1, col. 3, 4 and 5 & Tuesday, May 17, 1977, page  , col. 3 and 4


Name:      Dewey Brewer
Parents:  Ben and Rittie Moore Brewer
Spouse:  Helen Thompson Brewer
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 58
Place of Birth:  native of Dillon
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death:  home
Place of Burial:  Old Johnsonville Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, May 17, 1977, page 8, col. 1 and 2


Name:      Lillian H. Fladger       
Parents:  Lonnie and Maggie Foxworth
Date of Death: May 9
Place of Burial:  services Sunday at Union AME Church, Lake View  (AA)
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, May 17, 1977, page 8, col. 4  


Name:      J. C. Collins
Parents:  David Leroy and Martha Jane Johnson Collins
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 58
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death:  home
Place of Burial:  Johnson Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, May 19, 1977, page 9, col. 1  


Name:      Larry Eugene Dillon
Spouse:  William Lacy and Bertha Bryant Dillon
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 30
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death:  a Marion hospital
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, May 19, 1977, page 9, col. 1     


Name:      Joe Fred Oliver
Parents:  Joe Fred and Dora Smith Oliver
Spouse:  Anne Dessert Oliver
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 63
Date of Death: May 16
Place of Death:  La Jolla, California
Place of Burial: memorial and military services in Marysville, World War II retired Army colonel
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, May 19, 1977, page 9, col. 1  & Tuesday, May 24, 1977, page 2, col. 1   


Name:      Marvin Carmichael
Parents:  Gaddy L. and Blanche McKenzie Carmichael
Spouse:  Beatrice Butler Carmichael
Date of Birth/Age: 
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death:  a Fayetteville, NC hospital
Place of Burial:  Regan Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, May 24, 1977, page 1, col. 7 and 8  


Name:      Joseph L. Morris
Parents:  Charlie Monroe and Roxie Wilkerson
Spouse:  Louise Grant Morris
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 49
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death:  a Lumberton, NC hospital
Place of Burial:  Greenlawn Cemetery (Veteran)
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, May 24, 1977, page 2, col. 3 and 4


Name:      Ralph Porter Jackson Sr.
Spouse:  Pauline McKinnon Jackson
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 75
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death:  St. Eugene Community Hospital
Place of Burial:  McCormick Cemetery, Laurinburg
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, May 24, 1977, page 2, col. 4   


Name:      Virginia McTeer Houraney
Parents:  Mortimer and Lyna Newlin Murdaugh
Spouse:  George Houraney
Place of Birth:  Varnville, SC
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Burial:  St. Mary’s Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, May 24, 1977, page 2, col. 4 and 5 


Name:      James Robert Lane
Parents:   Mildred Jackson and George Ellis Lane
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 32
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death:  Columbia
Place of Burial:  Greenlawn Cemetery, Army veteran
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, May 24, 1977, page 2, col. 5   


Name:      Claudia Brown White
Parents:  Albert and Amelia Atkinson Brown
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 87
Place of Birth:  Marion County
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Burial:  Palmer Cemetery near Marion
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, May 24, 1977, page 2, col. 6   


Name:      Pauline Webster Gaskin
Parents:  Joseph Drewry and Mary Ammons Webster
Spouse:  George Gaskin
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 82
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death:  a Whiteville, NC hospital
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery, Dillon
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, May 31, 1977, page 6, col. 1 


Name:      Edna Cox Clark
Parents:  Ed Cox and Eutha Miller Cox
Spouse:  Lee Clark
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 51
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Burial:  Lake View Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, May 31, 1977, page 6, col. 1    


Name:      Carrie Herring
Parents:  Clara Gee
Spouse:  Derrick M. Herring
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 69
Place of Birth:  Richmond County, NC
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, May 31, 1977, page 6, col. 2 


Name:      Joesph Glenn Braswell
Parents:  Elvin and Lena Webster Braswell
Spouse:  Jerith Wilson Braswell
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 36
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death:  a Jarvisburg, NC hospital
Place of Burial:  Greenlawn Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, May 31, 1977, page 6, col. 3  

 
JUNE


Name:     Mrs. Lundy A. Ervin
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 86
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Burial:  Smith Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, June 2, 1977, page 8, col. 3  


Name:      Ruth Ellen Slaydon
Sister: Mrs. Doyle (Evelyn ) Beanblossom of Latta
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 80
Place of Birth:  of Eden, NC
Date of Death: May 18
Place of Death:  an Eden hospital
Place of Burial:  Slaydon Cemetery in Leatherwood, Virginia
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, June 2, 1977, page 8, col. 3     


Name:      Robert L. Knight
Parents:  Sylvester and Thelma Horne Knight
Spouse:  Irene Taylor Knight
Brother: Danny Knight of Dillon
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 49
Place of Birth:  Chesterfield County
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Burial:  Unity Cemetery, Fort Mill, Korean War veteran
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, June 2, 1977, page 8, col. 4   


Name:      Sam Grady Rogers       
Parents:  Thurman and Rosa Bell Abbott Rogers
Spouse:  Eva Scott Rogers
Date of Birth/Age: Age 58
Place of Birth:  native of Lake View
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death:  a Charleston hospital
Place of Burial:  Garden of Devotion Cemetery, Hemingway, World War II veteran
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday June 7, 1977, page 6, col. 1 


Name:      Cynthia (Cindy) Empey    
Parents:  Mr. and Mrs. W. G. Squires Sr.
Date of Birth/Age: Age 33
Place of Birth:  Dillon County, and of Charlotte, NC
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Burial:  Sunset Memory Gardens, Charlotte, NC
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday June 7, 1977, page 6, col. 2   


Name:      John M. McInnis       
Parents:  Will and Mary McDonald McInnis
Spouse:  Margurite Cottingham McInnis
Date of Birth/Age:  73
Place of Birth:  Dillon County, SC
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Burial:  services: Carolina Presbyterian Church
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday June 7, 1977, page 6, col. 2 & 3    


Name:      Mrs. Nettie Jane Bethea
Date of Birth/Age: Age 87
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Burial:  Little Rock Baptist Church Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday June 7, 1977, page 6, col. 3     


Name:      Mrs. Kyle Ayres Renfrow           
Parents:  Pendleton and Alice McMillan Ayres
Spouse:   Richard T. Renfrow Sr.
Date of Birth/Age: Age 74
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death:  a Mullins hospital
Place of Burial:  Ayres Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday June 7, 1977, page 6, col. 4    


Name:      Leslie Nicole Cooke
Parents:  Lester Bryan and Mary Watts Cooke
Date of Birth/Age:  infant
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Burial:  Evergreen Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday June 7, 1977, page 6, col. 5  


Name:      Ruth Bell Hooks Hayes
Parents:  Emory Lee and Sally Henderson Hooks
Spouse:  Ernest Martin Hayes
Date of Birth/Age: Age 67
Place of Birth:  Horry County
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Burial:  Bayboro Baptist Church Cemetery near Conway
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday June 7, 1977, page 6, col. 5 & 6   


Name:      Welk B. Brigman   
Parents:  John and Mary Hamilton Brigman
Spouse:  Golda Brass Brigman
Date of Birth/Age: Age 77
Place of Birth:  Robeson County, NC
Date of Death: Friday
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday June 7, 1977, page 6, col. 6


Name:      Jess Willard Page
Parents:  Barney L. and Minnie Strickland Page
Spouse:  Olee Britt Page
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 61
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death:  a Columbia hospital
Place of Burial:  Lake View Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, June 9, 1977, page 12, col. 1 


Name:      Allen Ammons
Parents:  Lonnie J. and Annie Turbeville Ammons
Spouse:  Mildred Cook Ammons
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 57
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Burial:  Cedardale Cemetery, Mullins
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, June 9, 1977, page 12, col. 1 and 2  


Name:      Lillie Elizabeth Grainger
Parents:  Andrew Berry and Sophie Edwards Brumble
Spouse:  Burnie Grainger
Place of Birth:  Marion County
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death:  a Myrtle Beach hospital
Place of Burial:  Cedardale Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, June 9, 1977, page 12, col. 2


Name:      Frank Mitchell McRae
Parents:  Victor H. and Estelle Johnson McRae
Spouse:  Gail Brown McRae
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 42
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death:  a Florence hospital
Place of Burial:  Red Hill Memorial Gardens
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, June 9, 1977, page 12, col. 3  


Name:      Margaret Anderson Thomas
Parents:  E. C. and Lena Parker Anderson
Spouse:  Tommy Thomas III
Brother: W. B. Anderson of Dillon
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Monday
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, June 9, 1977, page 12, col. 3  
 
 
Name:      Miss Addie Mae Cooke       
Sister: Mrs. Alex McCall, Carolina community
Date of Birth/Age: Age 68
Place of Birth:  Ahoskie native
Date of Death: June 6
Place of Death:  home
Place of Burial:  Carolina Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday June 14, 1977, page 7, col. 1


Name:      Paul Wheeler         
Spouse:  married former Mary Czap May 14, 1913
Son: Dr. William Wheeler
Date of Birth/Age: Age 86
Date of Death: May 27
Place of Death:  a Farrell, Pa. hospital
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday June 14, 1977, page 7, col. 1


Name:      Evander Lloyd Jackson       
Parents:  OscarL and Minnie Brumble Jackson
Date of Birth/Age: Age 53
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: June 8
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday June 14, 1977, page 7, col. 2  


Name:      William Henry Hayes
Parents:  Wilbur Daniel and Carolina Allen Hayes
Spouse:   Mollie Hamilton Hayes
Date of Birth/Age: Age 76
Place of Birth:  Marion County
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death:  home
Place of Burial:  Greenlawn Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday June 14, 1977, page 7, col. 2  


Name:      Furman T. (Doc) Brown   
Parents:  William Kelly and Georgianna Barnhill Brown
Spouse: Edith Gasque Brown
Date of Birth/Age: Age 67
Place of Birth:  Horry County
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death:  a Columbia hospital
Place of Burial:  Gapway Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday June 14, 1977, page 7, col. 3


Name:      Mrs. Leah Hardie Moore       
Parents:  George Oliver and Flora Nobles Hardie
Spouse:  Charlie Moore
Date of Birth/Age: Age 63
Place of Birth:  Columbus County, NC
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death:  a Columbia hospital
Place of Burial:  services: Spears Creek Baptist Church
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday June 16, 1977, page 10, col. 4 


Name:      Oscar C. Lemmon       
Parents:  J. W. and Janice Lemmon
Spouse:  Dorothy Rogers Lemmon
Daughter: Helen Lemmon, Latta
Date of Birth/Age: Age 78
Place of Birth:  Fairfield County
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death:  a Marion hospital
Place of Burial:  Magnolia Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday June 21, 1977, page 8, col. 1 & 2


Name:      Albert Franklin McGirt Sr.        
Spouse:   Elgah Smith McGirt
Date of Birth/Age: Age 74
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death:  a Dillon hospital
Place of Burial:  Ashpole Presbyterian Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday June 21, 1977, page 8, col. 2


Name:      Pauline Johnson Stone
Daughter: Mrs. Charles Norton of Little Rock
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 63
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Burial:  Fairmont Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday June 21, 1977, page 8, col. 3 


Name:      Zelma Edith Orr
Parents:   George and Elizabeth Lowe Lautenschleger
Spouse:  Dr. William J. Orr
Date of Birth/Age: Age 86
Place of Birth:  Ohio
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death:  home of son
Place of Burial:  Canaan Cemetery, Creston
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday June 21, 1977, page 8, col. 3


Name:     Leah Witcover Rudnick
Parents:   Adolph and Rosa Lesinsky Witcover
Spouse:  Julius Rudnick
Date of Birth/Age: Age 77
Place of Birth:  Marion
Date of Death: Sundayl
Place of Burial:  Jewish Cemetery in Florence
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday June 21, 1977, page 8, col. 3


Name:      Joseph B. Arnette
Parents:  Joseph and Blanche Harrelson Arnette
Spouse:  Mina Bryant Arnette
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 71
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death:  Veterans Hospital in Fayetteville, NC
Place of Burial:  services at Piney Grove Baptist Church
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, June 23, 1977, page 9, col. 1 


Name:       Ruth Graham
Parents:  John Paige and Florence Gaddy
Spouse:  Evans Grahm
Date of Birth/Age: Age 55
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Burial:  Hamilton Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday June 28, 1977, page 9, col. 1


Name:     Evelyn Keasler Gaddy
Parents:  Daisy Perry Keasler
Spouse:  Dr. George D. Gaddy
Place of Birth:  Gaffney native
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Burial:  Alamance Memorial Park
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday June 28, 1977, page 9, col. 2


Name:      Mrs. Janie Huggins Baker       
Parents:   Mitchell D. and Beady Harrelson Baker
Date of Birth/Age: Age 77
Place of Birth:  Marion County
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death:   at home
Place of Burial: Fork Baptist Church Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday June 28, 1977, page 9, col. 2 & 3


Name:   Kassie Blackmon Polley       
Parents:  Cranford and Madge Hayes Blackmon
Spouse:  Charles R. Polley
Date of Birth/Age: Age 68
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death:  a Rock Hill hospital
Place of Burial:  Garden of Memories Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday June 28, 1977, page 9, col. 3  


Name:      Lieut. Col. Robert L. Brown   
Parents:  Mattie Burney Brown and Robert L. Brown
Spouse:   Margaret McElveen Brown
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death:  home
Place of Burial:  Elmwood Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday June 30, 1977, page 6, col. 2


Name:   Harvey Isreal   
Daughter: Aquelee Isreal of Dillon
Place of Birth:  Whiteville, NC
Date of Death: June 23
Place of Burial:  Whiteville, NC and services  June 23: Peacock Funeral Home, Whiteville, NC 
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday June 30, 1977, page 6, col. 2  


Name:     Tullie Godbold
Parents:   Hughie Sumpter and Angie Wise Godbold
Date of Birth/Age: Age 88
Place of Birth:  Horry County
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death:  a Dillon County rest home
Place of Burial:  Magnolia Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday June 30, 1977, page 6, col. 2  

 
JULY


Name:    Mary Currin Carter
Parents:  Robert Eugene and Claude DeCherigny Ashby Currin
Spouse: Martin Leon Carter
Mother of Mrs. Jackie Parrott of Dillon
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 81
Place of Birth:  Florence County
Date of Death:  Sunday
Place of Death:  Lamar, SC
Place of Burial:  Lamar Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, July 5, 1977, page 8, col. 3


Name:    Dewey Levi Whittington
Parents: L. M. and Addie W. Whittington
Date of Birth/Age: Age 77
Place of Birth:  Marlboro County
Date of Death:  Thursday
Place of Burial: Bethlehem Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, July 5, 1977, page 8, col. 3


Name:    Sara Deitz Parker
Parents: Robert Odus and Noi Alexander Dietz
Spouse: Fred W. Parker
Mother of Mrs. Sidney Parker Sowers of Dillon
Date of Birth/Age: Age 72, Born June 4, 1906
Place of Birth:  Statesville, NC
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death: Statesville, NC
Place of Burial:  Oakwood Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, July 7, 1977, page 1, col. 3


Name:    Robert Maye
Parents: Johnnie and May Williamson Maye
Date of Birth/Age: Age 53
Place of Birth:  Native of Dillon
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death: Columbia, SC
Place of Burial:  Services at Mutual Funeral Home, Dillon (AA)
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, July 7, 1977, page 1, col. 3


Name:    Lonnie Edward Tart
Parents: J. M. and Alberta Gilbert Tart
Date of Birth/Age: Age 66
Place of Birth: Marion County
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death: Residence
Place of Burial: Tart Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, July 12, 1977, page 6, col. 1


Name:    Beddie B. Haynes
Parents: John A. and Lency H. Bass
Date of Birth/Age: Age 85
Place of Birth: Robeson County, NC
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death: Marion
Place of Burial: Bass Family Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, July 12, 1977, page 6, col. 1 & 2


Name:    Gerald J. Keisler
Parents: Emerson R. and Lorene C. Keisler
Sister: Mrs. Gene (Betty) Varn of Dillon
Date of Birth/Age: Age 45
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Burial: Services at Cedar Grove Lutheran Church (Article headlined Columbia.
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, July 12, 1977, page 6, col. 2


Name:    Ester Scott Peele
Parents: Wade Hampton and Maggie Scott
Spouse:  S. Luther Peele
Date of Birth/Age: Age 59
Place of Birth:  Marlboro County
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death  Laurinburg, NC
Place of Burial: Hillside Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, July 12, 1977, page 6, col. 2 & 3


Name:    Roy Taylor
Parents: James David and Ora Ransom Taylor
Spouse:  Gladys Goodwin Taylor
Date of Birth/Age: Age 65
Place of Birth:  Marlboro County
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death  Bennettsville, SC
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, July 12, 1977, page 6, col. 3


Name:    Teresa B. Barwick
Parents: C. P. and Lena Swintz Berry
Date of Birth/Age: Age 74
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death: Florence, SC
Place of Burial: Belin Methodist Church Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, July 12, 1977, page 6, col. 3


Name:    Myrtle Goodson Freeman
Parents: John and Harriett Brenner Goodson
Place of Birth:  Ashville, NC
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death: Dillon
Place of Burial: Mount Andrew Methodist Church Cemetery, Floyd Dale
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, July 12, 1977, page 6, col. 4


Name:    Daniel Hugh Campbell
Parents: John Harley and  Helen Sanderson Campbell
Spouse:  Ellen David Campbell
Date of Birth/Age: Age 62
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death: Dillon
Place of Burial: Services at Beulah Baptist Church
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, July 14, 1977, page 9, col. 1


Name:    Henry Jackson Norton
Parents: John A. and Victoria Russ Norton
Date of Birth/Age: Age 82
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death: Wilmington, NC
Place of Burial: Old Methodist Church Cemetery in Little Rock, SC
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, July 14, 1977, page 9, col. 1


Name:    Edward Bethea
Parents: George and Frances R. Bethea
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Service held Wednesday
Place of Burial: St. Mary’s Cemetery  (AA)
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, July 14, 1977, page 9, col. 1


Name:    Norman Hatchell
Parents:  Hollyway and Tessie Hatchell
Spouse: Bertha Hatchell
Place of Birth: Dillon
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Burial: Services at Marshall Bibleway Church
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, July 19, 1977, page 5, col. 1


Name:    Joel Carmichael Butler
Parents: Alford and Maude Carmichael Butler
Spouse:  Johnnie Hodges Butler
Date of Birth/Age: Age 49
Place of Birth: Native of Dillon County
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery  (US Army Veteran)
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, July 19, 1977, page 6, col. 1


Name:    Edith Ruth (Penny) Stanton
Parents: Earl G. and Lena L. Medlin Carter
Spouse:  Wayne Stanton
Date of Birth/Age: Age 37
Place of Birth: Native of Dillon County
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, July 19, 1977, page 6, col. 1


Name:   Samuel Ralph Atkinson
Parents: William Sellers and Annie Page Atkinson
Spouse:  Bobbie Page Atkinson
Date of Birth/Age: Age 57
Place of Birth: Robeson County
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Burial: Olivet Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, July 19, 1977, page 6, col. 1 & 2


Name:   Christina Karen Poston
Parents: Archie Thomas and Linda Kay Moore Poston
Date of Birth/Age: Infant
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death:  Marion
Place of Burial: Prosser Cemetery, Pamplico
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, July 19, 1977, page 6, col. 2


Name:   Ada Williams Alford
Parents: Alexander Bernard and Ella Halyburton Williams
Spouse:  1. Sion Walter Alford  2. Julius Bonell Arnette
Date of Birth/Age: Age 85
Place of Birth:  Morganton, NC
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death:  Dillon
Place of Burial: Ashpole Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Rowland, NC
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, July 19, 1977, page 6, col. 2


Name:   Cole Blease Harris
Parents: Thomas and Mary Kate Dees Harris
Spouse:  Ruth Stephens Harris
Date of Birth/Age: Age 65
Place of Birth:  Marlboro County
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death:  Columbia
Place of Burial: Regan Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, July 19, 1977, page 6, col. 2 & 3


Name:   J. D. Miller
Parents: A. H. and Maggie Harrelson Miller
Spouse:  Bessie M. Miller
Date of Birth/Age: Age 56
Place of Birth:  Formerly of Norfolk, Virginia and Dillon
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death:  Lumberton, NC
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery, Dillon, SC  (WW II Veteran)
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, July 19, 1977, page 6, col. 3


Name:   Phillip Cook, Jr.
Parents: Phillip and Martha Powers Cook
Spouse:  Mattie Turbeville Cook
Date of Birth/Age: Age 67
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, July 19, 1977, page 6, col. 3 & 4


Name:   Levey Hinderson, Jr.
Parents: Levey V. and Lorean Rogers Hinderson
Spouse:  Shirley Cook Hinderson
Date of Birth/Age: Age 41
Place of Birth:  Horry County
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death:  Nichols
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, July 19, 1977, page 6, col. 5 & 6


Name:    Howard R. Hayes
Parents: Henry Calhoun and Martha LeGette Hayes
Spouse:  Sue Davis Hayes
Date of Birth/Age: Age 88
Place of Birth:  Hayes plantation , Freestate Section near Latta, SC
Date of Death: July 9, 1977
Place of Death: Monroe, Louisiana
Place of Burial:  Memorial Park Mausoleum, Monroe, Louisiana
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Thursday, July 21, 1977, page 8, col. 1


Name:    Cleve Bethea
Parents: Mr. and Mrs. Barney Bethea
Spouse: Corine G. Bethea
Date of Birth/Age: Age 63, Born May 2, 1914
Place of Birth:  Williamsburg County
Date of Death: July 12, 1977
Place of Death: Marion
Place of Burial:  Okay Point Cemetery (AA)
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Thursday, July 21, 1977, page 8, col. 1 & 2


Name:    Alton Emanuel Johnson
Parents: Carl and Bertha Bryant Johnson
Date of Birth/Age: Age 49
Place of Birth:  Marion County
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death: Charleston, SC
Place of Burial:  Union Baptist Church Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Thursday, July 21, 1977, page 8, col. 2


Name:    Mattie McRae
Date of Birth/Age: Age 84
Place of Birth:  North Carolina
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death: Dillon
Place of Burial:  New Zion Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Thursday, July 21, 1977, page 8, col. 2


Name:    Grace Allen Killman
Parents: David and Betty Bethea Allen
Spouse: W. L. Killman
Date of Birth/Age: Age 94
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Burial:  McColl Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Thursday, July 21, 1977, page 8, col. 2


Name:    Clarence Edward Rogers
Parents:  Edward Theron and Fannie Britton Rogers
Spouse:  Marsha Moody Rogers
Date of Birth/Age: Age 30
Place of Birth:  Hemingway, SC
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death:  Near Effingham, SC  (auto accident)
Place of Burial: Old Johnsonville Cemetery (Masonic Rites)
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, July 28, 1977, page 1, col. 6 & 7


Name:    Christopher Glen Rogers
Parents:  Clarence Edward and Marsha Moody Rogers
Date of Birth/Age: Age 4
Place of Birth:  Florence, SC
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death:  Florence, SC  (from injuries in auto accident)
Place of Burial: Old Johnsonville Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, July 28, 1977, page 1, col. 6 & 7


AUGUST


Name:  Billy Wayne Causey 
Date of Birth/Age: Age 30
Place of Birth: Native of Dillon
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death: Bergerstown, PA (Auto accident)
Place of Burial: Bergerstown Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, August 2, 1977, page 1, col. 3


Name:    Preston Locklear
Parents: Elisha and Eva Mae Locklear
Date of Birth/Age: Age 87
Place of Birth:  Robeson County, NC
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death:  Dillon
Place of Burial: Harpers Ferry Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, August 2, 1977, page 8, col. 1


Name:    John Robert Daves
Parents: Frank C. and Josephine Blanton Daves
Spouse: Georgia Shytle Daves
Date of Birth/Age: Age 59
Place of Birth:  Dysortville, NC County, NC
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death:  Dillon
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery (WW II Veteran)
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, August 2, 1977, page 8, col. 1


Name:    Edna Wallace Fort
Parents: Rev. William Clark and Mollie Gaitly Wallace
Spouse:  Lattie Boyd Fort
Date of Birth/Age: Age 77
Place of Birth: Marion County
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death: Mullins
Place of Burial: Hopewell Cemetery, near Fork
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, August 4, 1977, page 9, col. 1 & 2


Name:    Lancey Linwood McCollun
Parents: Reid and Odessa McCollum
Spouse:  Sallie Mae Manning McCollum
Date of Birth/Age: Age 77
Place of Birth: Rowland, NC
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death: Dillon
Place of Burial: Salem United Methodist Church Cemetery (WW II Veteran)
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, August 4, 1977, page 9, col. 2 & 3


Name:    Bonnie Mae Jones Crowley
Parents: Wade  and Bessie Jones
Spouse:  Herman Crowley
Date of Birth/Age: Age 36
Place of Birth: North Carolina
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death: Latta
Place of Burial: Bethesda Southern Methodist Church  Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, August 4, 1977, page 9, col. 4, 5 & 6


Name:    Linda Woodell Brown
Parents:  Weldon and Mary Ethel Freeman Woodell
Spouse:  Listed as a survivor by not named
Date of Birth/Age: Age 19
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death:  Thursday
Place of Death: Auto Accident north of Marion
Place of Burial: Services at  Bethesda Southern Methodist Church
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, August 9, 1977, page 1, col. 3


Name:    Alice Fay Bass
Parents:  H. C. and Viola Jackson Bass
Date of Birth/Age: Age 29
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death:  Saturday
Place of Death: Auto Accident Pee Dee Church Road
Place of Burial: Magnolia Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, August 9, 1977, page 1, col. 1, 2. 3. & 4


Name:    Sybil Gaddy Ard
Parents:  John W. and Annie Grace Sellers Gaddy
Spouse:  Jerry Fore Ard
Date of Birth/Age: Age 40
Date of Death:  Monday
Place of Death: Columbia, SC
Place of Burial: Magnolia Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, August 9, 1977, page 6, col. 1


Name:    Gordon Carl Cole, Jr.
Date of Birth/Age: Age 41
Place of Birth: (former coach at Dillon High School)
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death: Charlotte, NC
Place of Burial: Bluffton Cemetery, Bluffton
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, August 9, 1977, page 6, col. 1


Name:    Howard G. Young
Parents: A. B. and Ruby Kennedy Young, Sr.
Spouse: Anne Hendrix Young
Brother: Arthur Young of Latta
Date of Birth/Age: Age 53
Place of Birth:  Savannah, Georgia
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death:  Lake City
Place of Burial: Not given (WW II Navy Veteran)
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, August 9, 1977, page 6, col. 2


Name:    Frank Huggins
Parents: Edward J. and Verdie Cain Huggins
Date of Birth/Age: Age 26
Place of Birth:  Marion County
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death:  Charleston
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, August 9, 1977, page 6, col. 2


Name:    Frances S. Adams
Parents: John and Lily Lewis Stephens
Spouse: John C. Adams
Date of Birth/Age: Age 61
Place of Birth:  Fairmont, NC
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death:  Columbia
Place of Burial: Evergreen Memorial Park Cemetery, Sumter
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, August 9, 1977, page 6, col. 2


Name:    Victor Blue McCallum
Parents: James Campbell and Lucia Blue McCallum
Date of Birth/Age: Age 77
Place of Birth:  Rowland, NC
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death:  Rowland
Place of Burial: Ashpole Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Rowland, NC
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, August 9, 1977, page 6, col. 3


Name:    Loco Mae Edge Lee
Parents: Daniel E. and Sarah S. Patrick Edge
Spouse: Bernie Gaston Lee
Place of Birth:  Horry County
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death:  Fork
Place of Burial: Services at Bethel Baptist Church, Olanta, SC
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, August 9, 1977, page 6, col. 3


Name:    Brig. Gen. John E. Pitts, Jr., USAAF ret.
Spouse:  Barbara Barnes Pitts
Place of Birth: Formerly of Auburn, Alabama
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death: Residence in Greenville, SC
Place of Burial: Services in Auburn, Alabama
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, August 11, 1977, page 11, col. 1


Name:   A. B. Barfield
Parents:  Heyward and Eunice Goodyear Barfield
Spouse:  Elizabeth Flowers Barfield
Date of Birth/Age: Age 54
Place of Birth: Marion County
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death: Mullins
Place of Burial: Ford Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, August 11, 1977, page 11, col. 1


Name:   Gilbert Lewis Powell
Parents:  Mrs. Effie McLean Powell
Date of Birth/Age: Age 48
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Burial: Mt. Moriah Baptist Church Cemetery (article headlined Maxton, NC)
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, August 11, 1977, page 11, col. 1


Name:   Reuben Earl Moody
Parents:  Richard J. and Sarah Jackson
Spouse:  Annie Fulton Moody
Date of Birth/Age: August 12, 1889
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death:  July 29, 1977
Place of Death:  Staunton, Virginia
Place of Burial: Thornrose Cemetery, Staunton, VA
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, August 16, 1977, page 8, col. 1.


Name:   Azalee Harpe Farmer
Parents:  Stanley and Aubrey Page Harpe Morris
Spouse:  W. S. Farmer
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 53
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death:  Saturday
Place of Death: Richmond, Virginia
Place of Burial:  Services at River Oak Methodist church in Richmond
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, August 16, 1977, page 1, col. 1


Name:   Thomas Joseph Ford
Spouse: Alice Ford
Date of Birth/Age: Age 58
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death:  August 9, 1977
Place of Death:  Columbia, SC
Place of Burial:  St. Mary’s Cemetery (US Army Veteran) 
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, August 16, 1977, page 8, col. 1.


Name:   William McKinley Arnette
Parents:  Daniel Crayton and Sallie Grainger Arnette
Date of Birth/Age: Age 60
Place of Birth:  Robeson County, NC
Date of Death:  Saturday
Place of Death:  Article headlined Fairmont, NC
Place of Burial:  Pleasant Hill Baptist Church Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, August 16, 1977, page 8, col. 1.


Name:   Robert Belton Peele
Parents:  Robert Louis and Maggie Scott Peele
Spouse:  Callie Bailey Peele
Date of Birth/Age: Age 56
Place of Birth: Scotland County, NC
Date of Death:  Monday
Place of Death:  Columbia
Place of Burial:  Greenlawn Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, August 18, 1977, page 9, col. 3


Name:   Sgt. Jerry Rogers
Parents:  Mr. and Mrs. Jimmie Rogers
Spouse:  Ruth Hargis Rogers
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 22
Place of Birth:  Former Lake View Resident
Date of Death:  Tuesday of last week
Place of Death: Ft. Campbell, Kentucky (Service connected accident)
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, August 23, 1977, Page 1, col. 1, 2, & 3.


Name:   Kirby Lawton Stephens
Parents:  Leland and Maggie Gerald Stephens
Spouse:  Ethel Willoughby Stephens
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 59
Place of Birth:  Horry County
Date of Death:  Thursday
Place of Death: Conway
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, August 23, 1977, page 9, col. 1


Name:    Sadie Scott
Parents:  Joe and Bessie Scott
Date of Birth/Age: Age 64
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death:  Sunday
Place of Death: Mullins
Place of Burial: Ford Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, August 23, 1977, page 9, col. 1


Name:    Alma Louise Wiggins
Parents:  John P. and Idella Cribb Campell
Date of Birth/Age: Age 61
Place of Birth: Native of Dillon County
Date of Death:  August 17, 1977
Place of Burial: Hopewell Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, August 23, 1977, page 9, col. 2


Name:    Douglas L. Singleton
Parents:  Dock and Addie Singleton Singleton
Spouse:  Mary Jane Singleton
Date of Birth/Age: Age 51
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death:  Friday
Place of Burial: Services at Beulah Baptist church  (WW II Veteran)
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, August 23, 1977, page 9, col. 3

Name:    Elwood Hunt
Parents:  Mrs. Hattie Hunt
Spouse: Ella Fay Hunt
Date of Birth/Age: Age 29
Place of Birth: formerly of Fairmont, NC
Date of Death:  August 16, 1977
Place of Death:  Tulsa Oklahoma (auto accident)
Place of Burial: Church of God Cemetery, Rowland, NC
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, August 23, 1977, page 9, col. 3


Name:    Nellie Long Taylor
Parents: Alexander and Elizabeth O’Brian Jones Long
Date of Birth/Age: Age 76
Place of Birth: Marlboro County
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death: Latta
Place of Burial: Magnolia Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, August 25, 1977, page 11, col. 1


Name:    Albert R. Crump
Parents: Daniel B. and Nancy Lou Gregg Crump
Spouse:  Julie Powell Crump (dec)
Place of Birth: Formerly of Hickory
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death: Fayetteville, NC
Place of Burial: Hickory, NC
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, August 25, 1977, page 11, col. 1


Name:    John Carl Ellis
Parents:  Cleve and Anna Collins Ellis
Date of Birth/Age: Age 76
Place of Birth: Marion County
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death: Marion
Place of Burial: Cedardale Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, August 30, 1977, page 9, col. 1


Name:    Infant Daughter Lane
Parents:  Michael Ervin and Carol Griffith Lane
Date of Birth/Age: Infant
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death: Kingstree, SC
Place of Burial: Mount Vernon Methodist Church Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, August 30, 1977, page 9, col. 1


Name:    Josephine Hunter
Parents: James Hughie and Carrie Louise Charles
Brother:  James McCall
Date of Death:  Wednesday
Place of Death:  Marion
Place of Burial: St. Mary’s Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, August 30, 1977, page 9, col. 1


SEPTEMBER


Name:    Carolyn M. Brannon
Parents:  Elizabeth S. Lamb and Braska J. Melton
Spouse:  Hershel Brannon
Date of Birth/Age: Age 45
Place of Birth: Darlington County
Date of Death:  Sunday
Place of Death:  Residence at Norcross, Georgia
Place of Burial:  Wesley Chapel Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, September 8, 1977, page 8, col. 5


Name:    Rev. Clyde C. Cox
Parents:  Rev. William Elisha and Mary Streetman Cox
Spouse: Claudia Coulson Cox
Date of Birth/Age: Age 72
Place of Birth: Linsdale, Georgia
Date of Death:  Friday
Place of Death:  Easley, SC
Place of Burial:  Greenlawn Memorial Park, Easley, SC
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, September 6, 1977, page 7, col. 1


Name:    Albert Rhett Taber, III
Parents:  Albert Rhett Taber II and Mary Belle Peterkin Taber
Spouse: Maxine Fore Taber
Date of Death:  Saturday
Place of Death:  Dillon
Place of Burial:  Peterkin Cemetery, Fort Motte, SC
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, September 6, 1977, page 7, col. 2


Name:    Olive Ann Craighton Oliver
Parents:  Crandall M. and Viola Tanner Craighton
Spouse: Harry Michael Oliver
Place of Birth: Fort Eustis, Virginia
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death:  Dillon
Place of Burial: Regan Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, September 6, 1977, page 7, col. 2


Name:    John Marcel Robich
Parents:  Robert and Erna Herzer Robich
Spouse: Zedenka Robich
Place of Birth: Zagreb, Yugoslavia
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Burial: Services at Main Street United Methodist Church, Dillon (WW II Veteran)
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, September 6, 1977, page 7, col. 2


Name:    Raymond Lee Stone
Parents:  Zingle and Amanda Nettles Stone
Date of Birth/Age: Age 66
Place of Birth:  Florence County
Date of Death:  Wednesday
Place of Death:  Florence
Place of Burial:  Greenlawn Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, September 8, 1977, page 9, col. 1


Name:    H. A. Fairfax
Parents:  Jack and Addie Hayes Fairfax
Spouse:  Edith P. Fairfax
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 69
Place of Birth: Fair Bluff, NC
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death:  Article headlined Bennettsville
Place of Burial: Sunset Memorial Park
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, September 13, 1977, page 9, col. 1


Name:    W. Franklin Johnson
Parents:  William Leneau and Luvenia Gasque Johnson
Spouse:  Fostine Johnson
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 40
Place of Birth: Marion County
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death:  McAlester, Oklahoma (truck wreck)
Place of Burial: Services at Little Bethel Baptist Church
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, September 13, 1977, page 9, col. 1


Name:    Shelvia Jean McRae
Parents:  Richard and Mary Birch McRae
Foster mother – Mrs. Alice C. Tart
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death:  Columbia
Place of Burial: Smithboro Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, September 13, 1977, page 9, col. 1 & 2


Name:    Henry McLean
Parents:  Archie and Hattie Jane McNair McLean
Spouse: Ruth McLean
Age:  67
Place of Birth: Marion County
Date of Death: Wednesday of last week
Place of Burial: Mount Tabor Baptist Church in Clio Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, September 13, 1977, page 9, col. 1 & 2


Name:    B. J. Page
Parents:  H. Paul and Orilla Pittman Page
Spouse:  Flora Cook Page
Date of Birth/Age: Age 52
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death:  Residence, Lake View
Place of Burial: Lake View Cemetery (US Air Force Veteran)
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, September 13, 1977, page 9, col. 1


Name:    Dalton Harold Sumrell
Spouse:  Kathleen Shaw Sumrell
Date of Death:  Saturday
Place of Death: Newcastle, VA
Place of Burial:  Greenville, NC
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, September 20, 1977, page 9, col. 1


Name:    Rosa Williams Lynch
Parents:  Clarence and Mary Hyatt Williams
Spouse: Roland Clarence Lynch
Date of Birth/Age: Age 69
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death:  Dillon
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, September 20, 1977, page 9, col. 1


Name:    Rev. Jack Ward Page
Spouse:  Frances Foster Page
Date of Birth/Age: Age 66
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death:  Article headline Rowland, NC
Place of Burial: Raleigh Memorial Park
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, September 20, 1977, page 9, col. 1


Name:    William Archie Hyatt
Parents: Walter David and Vincie Miller Hyatt
Spouse:  Daisey S. Hyatt
Date of Birth/Age: Age 57
Place of Birth: Dillon, County
Date of Death:  Thursday
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery (WW II Veteran)
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, September 20, 1977, page 9, col. 1


Name:    Albert J. Tyndall
Parents: Robert and Alice Tyndall
Spouse:  Nolie Tyndall
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 83
Place of Birth:  Marlboro County
Date of Death:  Wednesday
Place of Death:  Residence (article headlined Marion)
Place of Burial:  Greenlawn Cemetery, Dillon
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, September 22, 1977, page 8, col. 1


Name:    Forest William Smith
Parents: Ben and Mabel Cauffman Smith
Spouse:  Alla Mae Ivey Smith
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 58
Place of Birth:  Lone Oak, Arkansas
Date of Death:  Monday
Place of Death:  Fayetteville, NC
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery, Dillon, SC  (WW II Veteran)
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, September 22, 1977, page 8, col. 1


Name:    Ruth Amelia  Mathews Black
Parents:   Dr. T. B. and Sudie Jeanette Grigsby Mathews Black
Spouse:  Dr. H. Cooper Black
Place of Birth:  Saluda
Date of Death:  Monday
Place of Death:  Lexington, SC
Place of Burial:  Santee Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, September 29, 1977, page 8, col. 1


Name:    Hobson Miles Grainger
Parents: William Cross and Lillie Anderson Grainger
Spouse: Rena Powell Grainger
Date of Birth/Age: Age 76
Place of Birth:  Horry County
Date of Death:  Wednesday
Place of Death: Conway
Place of Burial: Spring Branch Cemetery, Nichols, SC
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, September 29, 1977, page 8, col. 2


Name:    Cleveland Carter
Parents: Owen and Fronie Carter
Spouse:  Ruby Miller Carter
Date of Birth/Age: Age 68
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death:  Tuesday
Place of Burial: Lake View Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, September 29, 1977, page 8, col. 3


OCTOBER


Name:    Gerald M. Arnette
Parents:  Mack K. And Vallie Page Arnette
Spouse: Virginia T. Arnette
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 46
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death:  Thursday
Place of Burial: Lake View Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, October 4, 1977, page 7, col. 2


Name:   John D. Thomas
Parents:  Alec and Emma Thomas
Date of Birth/Age: Age 68
Place of Birth: Little Rock, SC
Date of Death:   Friday
Place of Death: Dillon
Place of Burial: St. Mary’s Cemetery (AA)
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, October 6, 1977, page 11, col. 1.


Name:    Shelby Harry Williamson
Parents:  William M. and Mary Burchutt Williamson
Date of Birth/Age: Age 79
Place of Birth: Robeson County, NC
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death: Fayetteville, NC
Place of Burial: Services at Little Rock Baptist Chruch (WW II Veteran)
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, October 11, 1977, page 6, col. 5


Name:    Mary C. Carter
Parents:  William J. and Mary Cottingham Carter
Date of Birth/Age: Age 88
Place of Birth: Lifelong resident of Dillon Community
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death: Fayetteville, NC
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, October 11, 1977, page 6, col. 5


Name:    D. J. Herring
Parents: James Curtis and Annie Bell Smith Herring
Spouse:  Shirley Ann Sports Herring
Date of Birth/Age: Age 43
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death:  Monday
Place of Death: Florence
Place of Burial: Magnolia Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, October 13, 1977, page 11, col. 1


Name:    W. W. (Randy) Bowers
Parents: Burney Birchmore and Stella Shaw Bowers
Spouse:  Bishop Rogers Bowers
Date of Birth/Age: Age 61
Place of Birth:  Kershaw County
Date of Death:  Wednesday
Place of Death: Dillon
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, October 13, 1977, page 11, col. 2


Name:    Joseph King Martin
Parents: Garnett M. and Rosa King Martin
Spouse:  Lenora Monroe Martin
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 71
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death: Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC
Place of Burial: Rosehill Cemetery, Marion, SC
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, October 18, 1977, page 1, col. 4


Name:    Ethel Ivey Lock
Parents:   Hayes and Neppie Morris Ivey
Spouse: William Lock
Place of Birth: Robeson County
Date of Death:  Thursday of last week
Place of Death:  Lumberton, NC
Place of Burial:  Rowland Cemetery, Rowland NC
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, October 18, 1977, page 7, col. 1


Name:    Janie Herring
Parents:   Jack and Elizabeth Causey Watts
Spouse: Victor Herring
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 68
Place of Birth: Horry County
Date of Death:  Sunday
Place of Death:  Marion
Place of Burial:  Mt. Calvary Baptist Church Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, October 18, 1977, page 7, col. 1


Name:    Pauline Rogers Herring
Parents:   Lewis and Minnie Huggins Rogers
Spouse:   James Herring
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 56
Place of Birth: Marion County
Date of Death:  Friday
Place of Death:  Marion
Place of Burial:  Shiloh Methodist  Church Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, October 18, 1977, page 7, col. 2


Name:    John Patterson Smith
Parents:   Elliott Devine and Mary Jane Patterson Smith
Date of Birth/Age:  Born May 23, 1939
Place of Birth: Pee Dee
Date of Death:  Sunday
Place of Death:  Darlington
Place of Burial:  Meadowbrook Cemetery, Lumberton, NC
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, October 18, 1977, page 7, col. 1


Name:    Ruby Gist Jackson
Parents:   Bud  and Martha Ann Gist Berry
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 68
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death:  Friday
Place of Death:  Dillon
Place of Burial:  Little Rock Baptist Church Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, October 18, 1977, page 7, col. 2


Name:    Johnson Wood Cox
Parents: Mr. and Mrs. Dennis L. Cox, Jr.
Date of Birth/Age: Age 20
Place of Birth: Native of Marion County
Date of Death:  Tuesday
Place of Death:  Charleston
Place of Burial: Cedardale Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, October 20, 1977, page 3, col. 6


Name:    Jim Lane
Parents: Franklin and Ida Lane
Spouse:  Etta Caulder Lane
Date of Birth/Age: Age 71
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death:  Tuesday
Place of Burial: Services at Piney Grove Church
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, October 20, 1977, page 3, col. 5


Name:    W. W. (Randy) Bowers
Parents: Burney Bichmore and Stella Shaw Bowers
Spouse:  Bishop Bowers
Place of Birth: Kershaw
Date of Death:  Wednesday of last week
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemtery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, October 20, 1977, page 3, col. 6 & 7


Name:    John Phillip Bethea
Parents:  Julius Neverly and Carrie Sessions Bethea
Date of Birth/Age: Age 78
Place of Birth:  Latta, SC
Date of Death:   Friday
Place of Death: Columbia
Place of Burial: Elmwood Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, October 25, 1977, page 6, col. 1


Name:    Emma H. Bass
Parents:  Addison J. and Ellen Elizabeth Watson Bass
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 88
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death:  Tuesday
Place of Death:  Residence in Latta
Place of Burial:  Antioch Church Cemetery, Marion County
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Thursday, October 27, 1977, page 10, col. 1


NOVEMBER


Name:    Amelia Aretha Delaine
Parents:  George and Margaret E. Bartell
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 86
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death:  Tuesday of last week
Place of Death:  Cheraw
Place of Burial: St. Mary Cemetery (AA)
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, November 1, 1977, page 8, col. 4


Name:    Laura Sawyer Brown
Parents:   Jasper and Molie Sineath Sawyer
Spouse:  Willie Clifton Brown
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 80
Place of Birth: Marion County
Date of Death:  Monday
Place of Death: Marion
Place of Burial:  Devotion Gardens
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, November 1, 1977, page 8, col. 5


Name:    Robert A. (Steve) Stephenson
Parents:   H. F. and Nancy Elston Smith Stephenson
Spouse:  Grace Ammons Stephenson
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 65
Place of Birth: York
Date of Death:  Friday
Place of Death: Marion
Place of Burial:  Rose Hill Cemetery  (WW II Veteran)
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, November 1, 1977, page 8, col. 6


Name:    Dr. John Daniel Henderson
Parents:   Hugh Archibald and Christian McIver Henderson
Spouse:  Martha Logan Henderson
Place of Birth: Carolina Section of Dillon County
Date of Death:  Wednesday
Place of Death: Charleston
Place of Burial:  Holy Cross Cemetery, Charleston
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, November 1, 1977, page 9, col. 1


Name:    Pearl Adams
Parents:   Robert Thomas and Annie Elkins Adams
Spouse:  Flora Bell King Adams
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 67
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death:  Saturday
Place of Death: VA Hospital, Durham, NC
Place of Burial:  Evergreen Cemetery (Army Veteran)
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, November 1, 1977, page 9, col. 1


Name:    Ruth Fladger Grayson
Date of Death:  Services were held October 12 Weston Chapel AME Church, Latta
Place of Death: Resident of Philadelphia.  PA
Place of Burial:  Oakey Point Cemetery (AA)
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC,  Tuesday, November 1, 1977, page 9, col. 1


Name:    Teresa Faye Odom
Parents:  Mr. and Mrs. Charles Odom
Date of Birth/Age: Infant
Date of Death: Wednesday of last week
Place of Death:  Charleston
Place of Burial:  Magnolia Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, November 1, 1977, page 9, col. 2


Name:    Penn T. Watson
Spouse: Lela Coleman Watson
Date of Death: October 27, 1977
Place of Death:  Wilson, NC
Place of Burial: Maplewood Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, November 1, 1977, page 9, col. 2


Name:     Henry Thomas Richardson
Parents: Allen and Ranzie Tanner Richardson
Spouse:  Odessa Price Richardson
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 77
Place of Birth: Marion County
Date of Death:  Sunday
Place of Death:  Marion
Place of Burial:  Old Zion Church Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, November 1, 1977, page 9, col. 2


Name:     James E. MacQueen
Parents: Col. Donald and Molly McCrae MacQueen
Spouse:  Kleist M. MacQueen
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 78
Place of Birth: Native of Marlboro County
Date of Death:  Thursday
Place of Death:  Article headlined Durham, NC
Place of Burial:  McLucas  Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, November 1, 1977, page 9, col. 3


Name:     Victor Ronald DuBose, Sr.
Parents: Charles B. and Mattie Parnell DuBose
Spouse:  Elma Lee Laffoday DuBose
Place of Birth: Lee Bounty County
Date of Death:  Friday
Place of Death:  Charleston
Place of Burial:  Cypress  Cemetery in Lee County
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, November 1, 1977, page 9, col. 3


Name:     James Adrian Carter
Parents: Walter and Helen Gaddy Carter
Spouse:  Brenda Sims Carter
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death:  Wednesday
Place of Death:  Charlotte, NC
Place of Burial:  Westside Cemetery (Article headlined Lancaster)  Korean Veteran
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, November 1, 1977, page 9, col. 3


Name:     G. Worth Norman
Parents: George F. and Ethel Lovin Norman
Spouse:  Sarah Elliott Norman
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 70
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death:  Thursday
Place of Burial:  Devotion Gardens
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, November 1, 1977, page 9, col. 3


Name:    Lonnie Page
Parents: Lonnie and Queenie Page
Spouse:  Lilly Mae Page
Date of Birth/Age: 
Place of Birth:  Dillon
Date of Death:  Monday
Place of Death: Mullins
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery (article headlined Nichols)
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, November 3, 1977, page 10, col. 1 & 2


Name:    James Graham Baker, Jr.
Parents: James C. Sr. and Annie Monroe Baker
Spouse:  Ruth Ragland Baker
Place of Birth: Native of Latta
Date of Death:  Thursday
Place of Death:  Residence (Article headlined Columbia)
Place of Burial:  Celestial memorial Gardens
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, November 8, 1977, page 9, col. 1


Name:    Rev. Arnie Richardson
Parents: John Hardee and Frances Lambert Richardson
Spouse:  Pearl Howard Richardson
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 49
Place of Birth: Georgetown County
Date of Death:  Thursday
Place of Death:  Charleston, SC
Place of Burial:  Andrews Memorial Cemetery, Andrews, SC
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, November 8, 1977, page 9, col. 1


Name:    Dawson Bracey
Parents: Kelleth and Katherine Bracey
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 87
Place of Birth: Sumter
Date of Death:  Tuesday of last week
Place of Burial:  Services at Magnolia AME church with burial in Bracey’s Cemetery (AA) (article headlined Bingham)
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, November 8, 1977, page 9, col. 1


Name:    Harrison Benjamin Blackwell, Sr.
Parents: Ann Blackwell
Spouse:  Lurline Thomas Balackwell
Place of Birth: Little Rock
Date of Death:  Saturday
Place of Death:  Article headlined Decatur, GA
Place of Burial:  Services at Little Rock United Methodist Church with burial in Hamilton Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, November 8, 1977, page 9, col. 2


Name:    Carson Tolar
Parents: W. C. and Susan Tolar
Spouse:  Celia Newton Tolar
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 86
Place of Birth: Dillon
Date of Death:  Friday
Place of Death:  Asheville, NC
Place of Burial:  Services at Mountain View Baptist Church (article headlined Black Mountain, NC)
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, November 8, 1977, page 9, col. 2


Name:    Vera Smith Graham
Parents: James R. and Charity Porter Graham
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 73
Place of Birth: Dillon County Native
Date of Death:  Friday
Place of Death:  Lexington County
Place of Burial:  Rose Hill Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, November 8, 1977, page 9, col. 2


Name:    James Robert (Bob) Turbeville
Parents: James Dawson and Lillie Herring Turbeville
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 62
Place of Birth: Dillon County Native
Date of Death:  Monday
Place of Death:  Florence
Place of Burial:  Florence National Cemetery, Florence SC (WW II Veteran)
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, November 8, 1977, page 9, col. 2


Name:    H. W. (Snow) McRae
Parents: John B. and Annie Belle Graham McRae
Spouse: Ann Warren McRae
Date of Birth/Age: Age 56
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death:  Sunday
Place of Death:  Dillon
Place of Burial: Carolina Presbyterian Church cemetery (WW II Veteran)
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, November 15, 1977, page 7, col. 2


Name:    John Belton Eleazar
Parents: Robert W. M. and Alma Shealy Eleazar
Spouse: Miraim Rhoads Eleazer
Date of Birth/Age: Age 69
Place of Birth: Chapin
Date of Death:  Saturday
Place of Death:  Columbia
Place of Burial: Services at Estill United Methodist Church with burial in Lawtonville Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, November 15, 1977, page 7, col. 2 & 3


Name:  Vencie Miller Hyatt  
Parents:  William and Roxie Ann Surles Miller
Spouse:  Walter D. Hyatt
Date of Birth/Age: Age 77
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death: Dillon
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, November 17, 1977, page 1, col. 1


Name:  Mamie Turbeville Roberts  
Parents:  Marian and Mattie Dillon Turbeville
Spouse:  Ernest Roberts
Date of Birth/Age: Age 80
Place of Birth:  Marion County
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death: Dillon
Place of Burial: Lake Swamp Baptist Cherish Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, November 17, 1977, page 1, col. 1


Name:    Purlie James Prince
Parents:  John Olin and Myrtle Mae Prince
Date of Birth/Age: Age 53
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death:  Tuesday
Place of Death:  Flint, Michigan
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, November 17, 1977, page 1, col. 1


Name:  Samuel C. Thomas  
Parents:  Nathaniel J. and Emma Floyd Thomas
Spouse:  Elizabeth Parker Thomas
Date of Birth/Age: Age 66
Place of Birth:  Marion County
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Burial: Rose Hill Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, November 17, 1977, page 1, col. 2


Name:    Mattie Tucker
Parents:  Mattie Douglas Lewellen and the late William Porter
Spouse: Sebe Elbert Tucker
Date of Birth/Age: Age 53
Place of Birth: Marlboro County
Date of Death:  Tuesday
Place of Death:  Laurinburg, NC
Place of Burial: Rogers Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, November 17, 1977, page 1, col. 2


Name:    Rosa Collins Rogers
Parents: William and Sara Jane Brown Collins
Date of Birth/Age: Age 87
Place of Birth: Marion County
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death:  Marion
Place of Burial: Cedardale Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, November 22, 1977, page 8, col. 4


Name:    Callie Norton Bailey Peele
Parents: Neil L. and Mary Russell Norton
Spouse:  Robert B. Peele
Date of Birth/Age: Age 69
Place of Birth: Scotland County
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death:  Dillon
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, November 22, 1977, page 8, col. 5


Name:    Ira (Tooney) Miller
Parents: James and Nancy Page Miller
Spouse:  Betty Ivey Miller
Date of Birth/Age: Age 61
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death:  Marion
Place of Burial: Lake View Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, November 29, 1977, page 7, col. 1


Name:    Rebekah Culbreth Anderson
Parents: Neil Monroe and Nancy Memory Culbreth
Spouse:  H. H. Anderson
Date of Birth/Age: Age 81
Place of Birth: Robeson County
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death:  Dillon
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, November 29, 1977, page 7, col. 1


Name:    Lewis Hyatt
Date of Birth/Age: Age 75
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death:  Dillon
Place of Burial: Beulah Baptist  Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, November 29, 1977, page 7, col. 1


Name:    Ruby Johnson
Parents:  Jesse Arthur and Janie Wise Hayes
Spouse: Gary Johnson
Date of Birth/Age: Age 64
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death:  Wednesday
Place of Death:  Dillon
Place of Burial: Latta Southern Methodist Church Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, November 29, 1977, page 7, col. 1 & 2


Name:    Tom Caulder
Parents:  Willis and Aris Christmas Caulder
Spouse: Janie Cook Caulder
Date of Birth/Age: Age 80
Place of Birth: Marion County
Date of Death:  Tuesday of last week
Place of Death:  Dillon
Place of Burial: Services at Sardis Baptist Church
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, November 29, 1977, page 7, col. 2


Name:    Grady Elget Herring, Jr.
Parents:  Grady Elget Herring Sr. and Mattie Patrick Herring
Date of Birth/Age: Age 44
Place of Birth: Marion County
Date of Death:  Wednesday
Place of Death:  Columbia
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, November 29, 1977, page 7, col. 2


Name:    Clarence C. Butler
Parents:  Chancellor and Hanna Bailey Butler
Date of Birth/Age: Age 77
Place of Birth: Native of Dillon County
Date of Death:  Tuesday
Place of Death:  Marion
Place of Burial: Rose Hill Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, November 29, 1977, page 7, col. 2


DECEMBER


Name:    Henry Tillman Radford
Parents: Samuel J. and Annie Cope Radford
Spouse: Abigial Thompson Radford
Date of Birth/Age: Age 55
Place of Birth: Marlboro County
Date of Death:  Monday
Place of Death: Charleston
Place of Burial:  Sunset Memorial Park, Bennettsville, SC
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, December 1, 1977, page 3, col. 4


Name:    Patty Sherwood Kirven
Parents: Cade and Laura LeGette Sherwood
Spouse:  Eugene E. Kirven
Date of Birth/Age: Age 88
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death:  Greenwood
Place of Burial:  St Pauls Methodist Church Cemetery*, Little Rock, SC
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, December 1, 1977, page 3, col. 5.  *note added on transcription re burial.


Name:    William Harmon McCormick, Sr.
Parents:  Gilbert Walling and Cora Miller McCormick
Spouse: Christine Arnette McCormick
Date of Birth/Age: Age 71
Place of Birth: Horry County
Date of Death:  Thursday
Place of Death: Myrtle Beach
Place of Burial:  Socastee United Methodist Church Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, December 4, 1977, page 8, col. 4


Name:    Robert Ellis Brigman
Parents:  Alexander and Orrie Miller Brigman
Spouse: Evelyn B. Brigman
Date of Birth/Age: Age 68
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death:  Saturday
Place of Death: Florence
Place of Burial:  Greenlawn Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, December 4, 1977, page 9, col. 1


Name:    Cora Byrd McKenzie
Parents:  Aaron and Polly Hulon Byrd
Spouse: John Gary McKenzie
Date of Birth/Age: Age 68
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death:  Thursday
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, December 4, 1977, page 9, col. 1


Name:    Annie G. Davis
Parents:  Sarah Graham
Date of Birth/Age: Age 68
Place of Birth: Horry County
Date of Death:  Thursday
Place of Death: Dillon
Place of Burial:  Union Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, December 4, 1977, page 9, col. 1


Name:    Carl Whifield Bailey
Parents:  Carl W. and Minnie Gray Bailey
Date of Birth/Age: Age 48
Place of Birth: Darlington County
Date of Death:  Thursday
Place of Burial:  Riverside Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, December 4, 1977, page 9, col. 1


Name:    Maggie Clark Gasque
Parents:  Charlie C. and Betty Smith Clark
Spouse:  Willie H. Gasque
Date of Birth/Age: Age 80
Place of Birth: Marion County
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death:  Marion
Place of Burial: Gapway Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, December 12, 1977, page 3, col. 5


Name:    William Hubbard Watson, Jr.
Parents: William H., Sr. and Mamie Bryant Watson
Spouse:  Mary Frances Watson
Date of Birth/Age: Age 44
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death: Auto accident near Floydale
Place of Burial: Pyerian Baptist Church Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, December 20, 1977, page 1, col. 4


Name:    Charlie Hyatt
Parents: James F. and Mary Morris Hyatt
Spouse:  Mattie Hyatt
Date of Birth/Age: Age 59
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death: Tulsa, Oklahoma
Place of Burial: Services in Butler Chapel in Tulsa, Oklahoma (WW II Veteran)
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, December 20, 1977, page 12 A, col. 3


Name:    Dewitt T. McIntyree
Parents: Wesley and Welthea Parrish McIntyree
Spouse:  Elizabeth C. McIntyree
Date of Birth/Age: Age 85
Place of Birth: Marlboro  County
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death: Clio
Place of Burial: Sunset Memorial Park, Bennettsville, SC
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, December 20, 1977, page 12 A, col. 3 & 4


Name:    Vera Haselden Ivey
Parents:  Charles and Eden Lorraine Price Haselden
Spouse:  Junior Ivey
Date of Birth/Age: Age 53
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death: Florence
Place of Burial: Devotion Gardens
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, December 20, 1977, page 12 A, col. 4


Name:    Thurman B. Grant, Jr.
Parents:  Thurman B. Sr. and Jennie Quick Grant
Spouse:  Barbara Smith Grant
Date of Birth/Age: Age 58
Place of Birth: Marlboro County
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death: Florence
Place of Burial: Chatham Hill Memorial Gardens (article headlined Cheraw) (WW II Veteran)
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, December 20, 1977, page 12 A, col. 5


Name:    Leta Arnette  Smith
Parents:  Evander and Nancy Harrington Arnette
Spouse:  Harvey Jake Smith
Date of Birth/Age: Age 86
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death: Florence
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, December 20, 1977, page 12 A, col. 5 & 6


Name:    Edwin Buyck
Parents:  Augustus Smith and Augusta Bull Buyck
Date of Birth/Age: Age 78
Place of Birth: Formerly of Fort Mott
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Burial: Woodlawn Memorial Cemetery (Article headlined Greenville) (WW I Veteran)
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, December 20, 1977, page 12 A, col. 6


Name:    Rev. Levone Herring
Spouse:  Peggy Herring
Date of Birth/Age: Age 46
Place of Birth: Article headlined Cerro Gordo
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death:  Services held Monday
Place of Burial: Services at Cerro Gordo, NC
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, December 20, 1977, page 12 A, col. 8 & 9


Name:    James Leslie Shelley
Parents:  Willie D. and Meekie Daniel Shelley
Spouse: Inez Lee Shelley
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 67
Place of Birth:  Marion County
Date of Death:  Tuesday
Place of Burial:  Magnolia Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Monday, December 24, 1977, page 7, col. 1


Name:    Nathan Patrick Porter
Parents:  Julian C. and Dula Fanning Porter
Spouse: Cora McClorey Porter
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 64
Place of Birth:  Springfield now of Bronx, NY
Date of Death:  Tuesday
Place of Death:  Dillon (visiting relatives)
Place of Burial:  Services in New Milford, New Jersey (WW II Veteran)
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, December 29, 1977, page 7, col. 3


Name: Brown Huggins
Parents:  Barney and Minnie White Brown
Spouse: L. B. Huggins
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 71
Place of Birth:  Darlington County
Date of Death:  Friday
Place of Death:  Marion
Place of Burial:  Greenlawn Cemetery
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, December 29, 1977, page 12, col. 1


Name: Alice McQuage David
Parents:  Daniel P. and Martha Spear McQuage
Spouse: Walter David
Date of Birth/Age:  Age 94
Place of Birth:  Williamsburg County
Date of Death:  Thursday
Place of Death:  Lake City
Place of Burial:  Heborn Cemetery near Clio
Source & date of issue:  The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, December 29, 1977, page 12, col. 2