Extracts from Obituaries
Published in
 The Dillon Herald
Dillon, SC
 2003


The extracts for 2003 are not in alphabetical order.  They are listed in the month as they appeared in the Dillon Herald

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Index of Selected Obituary Transcriptions




JANUARY


Name: Annie Lane Hulon
Parents: Lawrence J. and Apsie Jane Jackson
Date of Birth: October 3, 1908
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death: St. Eugene Medical Center
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, January 2, 2003, page 5A, col. 1 and 2 


Name: J. David (Buddy) Meetze, Jr.
Parents: Ruby Ellis Sites Meetze and Joseph David Meetze, Sr
Spouse: Marguerite Moore Meetze of Chapin
Date of Birth/Age: Age 62
Place of Birth: Springhill Community
Date of Death: Monday, December 30, 2002
Place of Death: Article headlined Chapin
Place of Burial: St. Jacob’s Lutheran Church Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, January 2, 2003, page 5A, col. 2, 3, 4 and 5  


Name: Virgie Jean Huggins
Parents: Colonel Phillips and Bessie Gray Phillips
Date of Birth: October 23, 1942
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death: St. Eugene Medical Center
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, January 2, 2003, page 5A, col. 5   


Name: Jo Ann Owens Demery
Parents: Herbert Mack Owens and Thelma Coleman Owens
Spouse: Sparkie Demery
Date of Birth/Age: February 27, 1941
Place of Birth: Marion County
Date of Death: Tuesday, December 31, 2002
Place of Death: Mullins Nursing Center
Place of Burial: Reedy Creek Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, January 2, 2003, page 5A, col. 5 and 6 and Tuesday, January 7, page 5A, col. 4


Name: Mabel C. Berry
Date of Birth/Age: Age 90
Date of Death: Monday, December 30, 2002
Place of Death: Sunny Acres Nursing Home
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, January 2, 2003, page 5A, col. 6  


Name: Shelley Floyd
Date of Birth/Age: Age 59
Place of Birth: of Lake View
Date of Death: last seen November 2002
Place of Death: found Saturday near his home, off Little Mill Pond Road
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, January 7, 2003, page 1, col. 1  


Name: Katherine Andrews McCoy
Parents: Francis Welbourn Andrews and Lyle McKinnon Andrews
Spouse: J. W. McCoy Sr.
Date of Birth: October 20, 1904
Place of Birth: Fernandina, Florida
Date of Death: Saturday, January 4, 2003
Place of Death: Covenant Place in Sumter (article headlined Sumter)
Place of Burial: Private
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, January 7, 2003, page 5A, col. 1, 2 and 3


Name: Walter Mitchell
Parents: William McDaniel and Margaret Mitchell
Spouse: Brenda Gail P. Mitchell
Date of Birth/Age: Age 61
Place of Birth: Union
Date of Death: Tuesday, December 31, 2002
Place of Death: Conway Hospital
Place of Burial: Rehobeth United Methodist Church Cemetery in Galivants Ferry
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, January 7, 2003, page 5A, col. 3  


Name: Bill Robert Osborne
Parents: Roy and Lexie Dixon Osborne
Date of Birth: July 24, 1944
Place of Birth: Harding, Illinois
Date of Death: Thursday, December 26, 2002
Place of Death: McLeod Regional Medical Center
Place of Burial: Evergreen Cemetery Mausoleum (U.S. Army Veteran)
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, January 7, 2003, page 5A, col. 5   


Name: John Douglas Gibson Sr.
Parents: Nathan Gibson and Trudy Bennett Gibson
Spouse: Nannie Eleanor McRae Gibson of Clio
Date of Birth: May 2, 1930
Place of Birth: Marlboro County
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death: McLeod Regional Medical Center
Place of Burial: McLucas Cemetery (World War II veteran)
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, January 7, 2003, page 5A, col. 5 and 6  


Name: Col. (Ret.) Merrill S. (Alex) Alexander
Spouse: Vida Knight Alexander 
Date of Birth/Age: Age 82
Place of Birth: Idaho
Date of Death: Tuesday, December 31, 2002
Place of Death: Marion Medical Center, Marion, SC
Place of Burial: not published (World War II)
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, January 14, 2003, page 5A, col. 2 and 3  


Name: Berline McKenzie Brewer
Parents: Solan and Vergie Butler McKenzie
Date of Birth/Age: Age 76
Place of Birth: Marlboro County
Date of Death: Friday, January 10, 2003
Place of Burial: Kemper Church Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, January 14, 2003, page 5A, col. 3  


Name: Mary Grice Atkinson
Parents: Paul and Nettie Coxe Grice
Spouse: Malcolm N. Atkinson of Darlington
Date of Birth/Age: Age 72
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Friday, January 10, 2003
Place of Burial: Grove Hill Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, January 14, 2003, page 5A, col. 3, 4 and 5   


Name: John Henry Batton Sr
Parents: Thurmon Odell and Erdine Wood Batton
Spouse: Elizabeth Batton
Date of Birth/Age: Age 65
Place of Birth: Wayne County, NC
Date of Death: Tuesday, January 14, 2003
Place of Death: Marion County Medical Center
Place of Burial: Lake View Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, January 16, 2003, page 5A, col. 1   


Name: Johnny Monroe Roberts
Parents: Joseph Lewis Roberts and Lillie Strickland Roberts
Spouse: Lueberta McDowell Roberts
Date of Birth: September 7, 1916
Place of Birth: Horry County
Date of Death: Wednesday, January 8, 2003
Place of Death: his residence
Place of Burial: Oak Grove Little Bless Holiness Church
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, January 16, 2003, page 5A, col. 1 and 2   


Name: Cora Lee Bethea Wilkerson
Parents: Thad C. and Lucretia Bethea
Spouse: Brooks Wilkerson
Date of Birth: May 12, 1916 
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Wednesday, January 8, 2003
Place of Death: Regency Hospital in Florence
Place of Burial: Beulah Baptist Church Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, January 16, 2003, page 5A, col. 2   


Name: Col. Malcolm E. Norton USAF (Ret)
Spouse: Lenora Mauermann Norton
Date of Birth/Age: Age 85
Place of Birth: Dillon, SC
Date of Death: Friday, January 17, 2003
Place of Burial: Sunset Memorial Park, San Antonio, TX 
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, January 21, 2003, page 5A, col. 2, 3 and 4   


Name: Michael “Mike” James Cogswell
Date of Birth/Age: Age 45
Date of Death: Friday, January 10, 2003
Place of Death: Bethesda Hospital in Del Ray Beach, Florida
Place of Burial: Little Bless Church Cemetery in Latta
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, January 21, 2003, page 5A, col. 4  


Name: Iris Moody Herring
Parents: Furman Moody and Geronne Blackmon Moody 
Date of Birth: April 2, 1924
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death: Carolinas Hospital
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, January 21, 2003, page 5A, col. 4  


Name: Rosa Turner Graham Griffin
Parents: John and Louetta Conner Turner
Spouse: (1) Alton Graham (2) Ray Griffin of Clio
Date of Birth/Age: Age 80
Place of Birth: Robeson County
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Burial: Carolina Presbyterian Church Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, January 23, 2003, page 5A, col. 4 and 5  


Name: Myrtle A. McKenzie
Parents: Willie and Georgette Causey Coates
Spouse: W. D. McKenzie
Date of Birth/Age: Age 73
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Tuesday, January 21, 2003
Place of Death: St. Eugene Medical Center
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, January 23, 2003, page 5A, col. 5 and 6   


Name: Maggie Owens
Parents: Minyon Ammons and Cely Ann Caulder Ammons
Spouse: Elbert Owens
Date of Birth: April 29, 1917
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Wednesday, January 22, 2003
Place of Burial: Sardis Baptist Church Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, January 28, 2003, page 5A, col. 1 and 2 


Name: Dorothy Caines Miller
Parents: Myrtle Bellamy Caines and P. W. Caines
Spouse: Charles Ricky Miller of Surfside Beach, SC
Date of Birth: May 8, 1943
Place of Birth: Horry County, SC
Date of Death: Thursday, January 23, 2003
Place of Death: Medical University of South Carolina 
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, January 28, 2003, page 5A, col. 2 and 3


Name: Marion Craig McDonald
Parents: William Maxwell McDonald and Colie Allen McDonald
Date of Birth: July 7, 1939
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Saturday, January 25, 2003
Place of Death: his residence
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, January 28, 2003, page 5A, col. 3


Name: Dora (Diane) Heath
Parents: Ernest and Edna Dunbar Woods
Spouse: Robert Heath
Date of Birth: Age 87
Place of Birth: Halifax, Nova Scotia
Date of Death: Jan. 21, 2003
Place of Death: Marion County Medical Center
Place of Burial: Magnolia Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, January 28, 2003, page 5A, col. 3 and 4


Name: Lester Ervin
Parents: Henry Franklin Ervin and Florrie T. Ervin
Date of Birth: April 8, 1956
Place of Birth: Marlboro County
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death: home of his brother
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, January 28, 2003, page 5A, col. 4, 5 and 6   


Name: Timothy Carter
Parents: Leroy and Queenie Prevatte Carter
Date of Birth/Age: Age 59
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Sunday, January 26, 2006
Place of Death: Marion County Medical Center
Place of Burial: Arrangements by Cook Funeral Home of Lake View, SC
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, January 30, 2003, page 5A, col. 3  


Name: Boyd Leo Lewis
Parents: John Lewis and Lanie Henderson Lewis
Spouse: Josephine Coward Lewis
Date of Birth: August 20, 1937
Place of Birth: Horry County 
Date of Death: Monday, January 27, 2003
Place of Death: McLeod Regional Medical Center
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, January 30, 2003, page 5A, col. 4   


FEBRUARY


Name: Lonie H. Byrd   
Parents: Gaston and Rachel Hyatt Huggins
Spouse: Henry Byrd
Date of Birth/Age: Age 89
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Thursday, January 30, 2003
Place of Death: Saint Eugene Medical Center
Place of Burial: Lake View Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, February 4, 2003, page 5A, col. 2 and 3  


Name: Donna Marie Hinson
Parents: John Wilkerson and Marie Bailey Wilkerson
Spouse: Roy William Hinson Jr.
Date of Birth: January 17, 1944
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Thursday, January 30, 2003
Place of Death: Saint Eugene Medical Center
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, February 4, 2003, page 5A, col. 3 and 4   


Name: Gail J. Grimsley
Parents: Thad Johnson and Marie Hayes Johnson
Spouse: Cecil Leroy Grimsley
Date of Birth: March 9, 1947
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Tuesday, February 4, 2003
Place of Death: St. Eugene Medical Center
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, February 6, 2003, page 5A, col. 4 


Name: Horace Lee Jackson
Date of Birth/Age: Age 62
Place of Birth: of Latta
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death: Latta
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, February 6, 2003, page 1, col. 3    


Name: Lori Ann Timmons  
Parents: Gary C. Cox Jr. and Helen George Cox
Spouse: Thomas Timmons
Date of Birth/Age: Age 43
Place of Birth: Latta
Date of Death: Friday, February 7, 2003
Place of Death: Article headlined Latta
Place of Burial: Bethesda Southern Methodist Church Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, February 11, 2003, page 5A, col. 3


Name: Ann S. McInnis    
Parents: Herman and Kathleen Pierce Schnibben
Spouse: Sam P. McInnis
Date of Birth/Age: Age 70
Place of Birth: Whiteville, NC
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Burial: Services at Carolina Presbyterian Church
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, February 11, 2003, page 5A, col. 3 and 4


Name: Walter “Ben” Ammons   
Place of Birth: of Laurinburg
Date of Death: Friday, February 2
Place of Death: his residence
Place of Burial: Scotland Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, February 11, 2003, page 5A, col. 4  


Name: A. L. “Buddy” Bethea
Parents: Arthur Leon and Eva Jewel Bailey Bethea
Spouse: Frances Rary Bethea
Date of Birth/Age: Age 70
Place of Birth: Dillon, SC
Date of Death: Wednesday, February 12, 2003
Place of Death: St. Eugene Medical Center
Place of Burial: St. Paul Methodist Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, February 13, 2003, page 5A, col. 2, 3 and 4 


Name: Lillie Mae Williams Weatherford
Date of Birth/Age: Age 91
Place of Birth: of Monroe, NC, formerly of Dillon
Date of Death: February 6, 2003
Place of Death: Union Regional Medical Center in Monroe
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery in Dillon
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, February 18, 2003, page 5A, col. 3 


Name: Alberta Hines   
Parents: Binkey and Lawrence Bethea
Place of Birth: Little Rock, SC
Date of Death: February 10, 2003
Place of Death: Brooklyn, NY
Place of Burial: Sherwood Cemetery        AA
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, February 20, 2003, page 5A, col. 1 and 2  


Name: George (G.G.) Barr       
Parents: James and Christeen Barr
Place of Birth: Dillon
Date of Death: Saturday, February 8, 2003
Place of Death: Washington, DC
Place of Burial: Rest Haven Cemetery    AA
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, February 20, 2003, page 5A, col. 2 and 3   


Name: Elizabeth Davis
Parents: Charles and Cora Moore
Place of Birth:  Newark, NJ
Date of Death: Sunday, February 9, 2003
Place of Burial: Road Side Cemetery        AA
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, February 20, 2003, page 5A, col. 3 and 4  


Name: James Oneal Jones
Parents: James Wilson and Thelma Jackson Jones
Date of Birth/Age: Age 72
Place of Birth: Marlboro County
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Burial: Red Bluff Cemetery, Clio, (Army Veteran)
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, February 20, 2003, page 5A, col. 4, 5 and 6   
 

Name: Richard D. Williams
Parents: Dick Williams and Helen Mae Williams
Spouse: Christine Y. Williams
Date of Birth: April 18, 1931
Place of Birth: Youngstown, Ohio
Date of Death: Saturday, February 22, 2003
Place of Death: McLeod Regional Medical Center
Place of Burial: Florence National Cemetery (US Marine, Korean War) 
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, February 25, 2003, page 5A, col. 1 and 2  


Name: Lillie Harrelson Tarte
Parents: Dave Harrelson and Ella King Harrelson
Spouse: Joseph C. Tarte of Lake View
Date of Birth: February 24, 1934
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Sunday, February 23, 2003
Place of Death: Marion County Medical Center
Place of Burial: Lake View Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, February 25, 2003, page 5A, col. 2  


Name: Gloria Jean Huggins Lucas    
Parents: Lueberta Manuel and John Huggins
Spouse: Raymond Lucas of Dillon
Date of Birth: December 1, 1957
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Friday, February 21, 2003
Place of Death: St. Eugene Medical Center
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, February 25, 2003, page 5A, col. 3   


Name: Paul Melvin Sanderson     
Parents: Viola Arnette Sanderson and Henry Thomas Sanderson
Spouse: Frances Beatrice McCracken
Date of Birth: December 15, 1918
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Friday, February 21, 2003
Place of Death: St. Eugene Medical Center
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery (US Army, World War II)
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, February 25, 2003, page 5A, col. 3 and 4   


Name: Helen Henrietta Harrelson Cooke  
Parents: W. Duncan Rogers and Rosa Collins Rogers
Date of Birth: October 14, 1926
Place of Birth: Marion County
Date of Death: Sunday, February 23, 2003
Place of Death: Sunny Acres Nursing Home
Place of Burial: Cedardale Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, February 25, 2003, page 5A, col. 4 and 5  


Name: Jane Hudson
Parents: Burt P. and Kate Franklin Strickland
Date of Birth/Age: Age 78
Place of Birth: Alabama
Date of Death: Saturday, February 22, 2003
Place of Death: her home
Place of Burial: Services at Cook Funeral Home
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, February 25, 2003, page 5A, col. 5  


Name: Flora L. Locklear
Parents: Bertha Locklear
Spouse: Albert Locklear
Date of Birth: August 22, 1912
Place of Birth: Robeson County 
Date of Death: Sunday, February 23, 2003
Place of Death: her home
Place of Burial: Pee Dee Baptist Church Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, February 25, 2003, page 5A, col. 5 and 6 


MARCH

 
Name: Jason Michael Goodwin
Parents: Michael Elbert and Lynniece Cooper Goodwin
Date of Birth/Age: Age 11
Place of Birth: Florence, SC
Date of Death: Friday, February 28, 2003
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, March 4, 2003, page 5A, col. 2


Name: Jennie Lee Bindon
Parents: Archie and Allie Meekins Brigman
Date of Birth/Age: October 3, 1931
Place of Birth: Little Rock, SC
Date of Death: February 19, 2003
Place of Burial: Memorial in Chicago
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, March 4, 2003, page 5A, col. 2 and 3   


Name: Charles W. “Worm” Hayes
Parents: George W. Hayes and Estalene Hill Hayes
Date of Birth/Age: Age 54
Place of Birth: Marion County
Date of Death: Tuesday, February 25, 2003
Place of Death: McLeod Regional Medical Center
Place of Burial: Lake View Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, March 4, 2003, page 5A, col. 3


Name: Levie Hyatt
Parents: Yancey and Pattie Hyatt
Date of Birth: January 12, 1908
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Death: St. Eugene Medical Center
Place of Burial: Hyatt Family Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, March 4, 2003, page 5A, col. 3 and 4  


Name: Kristin Marie Snyder
Parents: Robert E. and Jonnie F. McCormac Snyder
Date of Birth/Age: Age 35
Place of Birth: from Dillon
Date of Death: missing since February 6, 2003 in Alaska
Place of Burial: Private memorial, Seward, AK on Resurrection Bay
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, March 6, 2003, page 5A, col. 3 and 4   


Name: Annie Ruth Hayes Owens
Parents: Humbert Hayes and Leila McDowell Hayes
Spouse: Theo Owens
Date of Birth: March 6, 1937
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Friday, February 28, 2003
Place of Death: her residence
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, March 6, 2003, page 5A, col. 4 and 5   


Name: Marjorie Cromartie Oliver
Parents: Willie E. Ward and Mary Stephens Ward
Spouse: (1) George Lauren Cromartie, Sr. (2) Harry M. Oliver
Date of Birth: August 11, 1911
Place of Birth: Horry County, SC
Date of Death: Tuesday, March 4, 2003
Place of Death: St. Eugene Medical Center
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, March 6, 2003, page 5A, col. 5


Name: William Earl Kersey
Parents: Vera Kersey Hayes and W. C. Hayes
Date of Birth: February 18, 1949
Place of Birth: Dillon County 
Date of Death: Tuesday, March 4, 2003
Place of Death: his residence
Place of Burial: Bethesda Southern Methodist Church Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, March 6, 2003, page 8A, col. 2, 3 and 4 


Name: Dieter P. Daniel
Parents: Karl and Hilde Daniel
Spouse: Edith Daniel of Surfside Beach
Date of Birth: June 20, 1941
Place of Birth: Lampertheim, Germany
Date of Death: Friday, February 28, 2003
Place of Death: Conway Hospital
Place of Burial: Lampertheim, Germany
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, March 11, 2003, page 5A, col. 2   


Name: Mark Anthony “Tony” Long
Parents: John S. and Tommye Long
Spouse: Kathy Northrup Long
Date of Birth/Age: Age 45
Place of Birth: Chattanooga, TN
Date of Death: Saturday, March 8, 2003
Place of Death: McLeod Regional Medical Center
Place of Burial: Evergreen Memorial Park Cemetery in Sumter
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, March 11, 2003, page 5A, col. 2 and 3  


Name: Qu’Shawn Williams
Parents: Shawanda Williams and Calvin Williams
Place of Birth: Marion
Date of Death: March 9
Place of Burial: Rest Haven    AA
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, March 13, 2003, page 2A, col. 1 and 2  


Name: Albert C. McCormick
Parents: Noah Sr. and Mary Lee James Manning
Place of Birth: Dillon
Date of Death: March 4
Place of Burial: Rest Haven Cemetery    AA
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, March 18, 2003, page 5A, col. 2   


Name: Joseph Byrd
Parents: Howard Byrd and Goldie Byrd
Spouse: Deloris Stephens Byrd
Place of Birth: Coatesville, Penn.
Date of Death: March 1
Place of Death: Article headlined Lake View
Place of Burial: St. Peters Pentecostal Holiness Church Cemetery in Hamer     AA
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, March 18, 2003, page 5A, col. 2 and 3  


Name: Angela Davis
Parents: Linda Davis McLaughlin and Larry Douglas Bethea
Date of Death: March 3
Place of Burial: Rest Haven Cemetery    AA
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, March 18, 2003, page 5A, col. 3   


Name: Gene Austin Hamilton
Parents: L. A. Hamilton and Betty Stanley Hamilton
Date of Birth: July 30, 1945
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Wednesday, March 12, 2003
Place of Death: his residence
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, March 18, 2003, page 5A, col. 3 and 4   


Name: Linda Carter Scott
Parents: Neal Andrew Carter and Alma Huggins Carter
Spouse: Mallory Scott
Date of Birth/Age: Age 54
Place of Birth: Dillon
Date of Death: Friday, March 14, 2003
Place of Death: Article headlined Hamer
Place of Burial: Little Rock Baptist Church Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, March 18, 2003, page 5A, col. 4 and 5   


Name: Winnie Jo Hyatt
Parents: David M. and Gladys Miller
Spouse: John Robert Hyatt
Date of Birth: June 28, 1925
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death: Pines Nursing Home
Place of Burial: Bermuda Baptist Church Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, March 18, 2003, page 5A, col. 6  


Name: Louis Martin Wozniak Jr.
Parents: Louis Martin and Agnes Wozniak, Sr.
Spouse: Ann Taylor Wozniak
Date of Birth: September 3, 1927
Place of Birth: Amsterdam, NY
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death: his residence
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, March 20, 2003, page 5A, col. 1  


Name: Auburn L. Alford
Parents: James Harrison and Fannie Jones Alford
Spouse: Clara Spivey Alford
Date of Birth: October 5, 1925
Place of Birth: Loris, SC
Place of Burial: Red Hill Memorial Gardens Mausoleum (US Army World War II veteran)
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, March 20, 2003, page 5A, col. 1 and 2  


Name: Evelyn Wright Allen
Parents: Robert Kellum and Ella McKenzie Wright
Spouse: H. S. Allen Sr.
Date of Birth: June 16, 1924
Place of Birth: Dillon County and of Columbia
Date of Death: Tuesday, March 18, 2003
Place of Burial: Elmwood Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, March 20, 2003, page 5A, col. 3 and Tuesday, March 25, page 5A, col. 3


Name: Minnie Pearl Christmas
Parents: Ralph Edward Pate and Pearl Pate Caulder
Date of Birth: December 19, 1944
Place of Birth: Mt. Olive, NC
Date of Death: Thursday, March 20, 2003
Place of Death: Grand Strand Regional Medical Center
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, March 25, 2003, page 5A, col. 3 and 4


Name: Grace Parnell Morrison
Spouse: Jack Morrison
Date of Birth/Age: Age 80
Date of Death: March 21, 2003
Place of Death: Glen Flora Nursing Home, Lumberton, NC
Place of Burial: Meadowbrook Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, March 25, 2003, page 5A, col. 4  


Name: George Thomas Samaha Jr.
Parents: George T. Samaha Sr. and Mary Saleeby Samaha
Spouse: Margaret Webster Pope
Date of Birth/Age: Age 80
Place of Birth: Dillon
Date of Death: March 20, 2003
Place of Death: St. Eugene Medical Center
Place of Burial: Memorial service at Dillon First Baptist Church
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, March 25, 2003, page 5A, col. 4 and 5  


Name: Maxine Davis Townsend
Parents: M. D. and Lillie McLendon Davis
Spouse: F. C. Townsend
Date of Birth/Age: Age 79
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Friday
Place of Burial: Sunset Memorial Park
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, March 25, 2003, page 5A, col. 5 and 6   


Name: Linda H. Hayes
Parents: Ruby S. Hulon and Roy L. Hulon
Spouse: Johnny E. Hayes
Date of Birth/Age: Age 54
Place of Birth: Fayetteville, NC
Date of Death: Tuesday, March 25, 2003
Place of Death: McLeod Regional Medical Center
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, March 27, 2003, page 5A, col. 5  


Name: Mary Lois Brown
Parents: Liston Christmas and Edna Turner Christmas
Date of Birth: June 17, 1920
Place of Birth: Marion County
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death: her residence
Place of Burial: Rose Hill Cemetery in Marion 
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, March 27, 2003, page 5A, col. 5 and 6  


Name: Tony Maverick Hunt
Parents: Leslie Hunt and Ron Gist
Date of Death: Sunday, March 23
Place of Death: Marion Memorial Hospital
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, March 27, 2003, page 5A, col. 6  


Name: Frank Marshall Burch
Date of Death: Wednesday, March 19, 2003
Place of Burial: Chesterfield Cemetery 
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, March 27, 2003, page 5A, col. 6  


APRIL




Name:   Barbara Parker Elvington
Parents: Fronie Parker and Grover Bass
Spouse: Dale Elvington
Date of Birth/Age: Age 63
Place of Birth: Robeson County
Date of Death: Thursday, March 27, 2003
Place of Death: her home
Place of Burial: Lake View Cemetery, Lake View, SC
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, April 1, 2003, page 5A, col. 1 and 2 ( Hard copy, this issue was not found on the microfilm)


Name:    Claramae Edwards Moore
Parents:  Colon Mason and Flora Rogers Edwards
Spouse:  James Archie Moore
Date of Birth/Age: Age 78
Place of Birth: Fork. SC
Date of Death: Wednesday, March 26, 2003
Place of Death: Her home
Place of Burial:  Lake View Cemetery, Lake View, SC
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, April 1, 2003, page 5A, col. 2  & 3 ( Hard copy, this issue was not found on the microfilm)


Name:    Joe W. Ferd Smith, Jr.
Parents:  Joe W. and Lela Church Smith, Sr.
Spouse:  Linda Lynch Smith
Date of Birth/Age: October 25, 1924
Place of Birth: Native of Lake View, SC
Date of Death: Tuesday, March 25, 2003
Place of Death:  Lake Cumberland Regional Hospital
Place of Burial: Lake View Cemetery, (US Navy WW II Veteran)
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, April 1, 2003, page 5A, col. 4 & 5( Hard copy, this issue was not found on the microfilm)


Name:    Betty Jean McNeil Lupo
Parents: Lester and Iva Lee Byrd McNeil
Date of Birth/Age: March 18, 1941
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death: Richland Memorial Hospital
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery
Source & date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, April 1, 2003, page 5A, col. 5 & 6( Hard copy, this issue was not found on the microfilm)


Name: Barbara Hyde
Parents: Sallie Garrett Stratton and Paul Stratton
Spouse: Charles Tyndall
Date of Birth/Age: Age 67
Place of Birth: Martinsville, Va.
Date of Death: Monday, April 7, 2003
Place of Death: the residence (article headlined Latta)
Place of Burial: Magnolia Cemetery in Latta
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, April 8, 2003, page 5A, col. 1 and Thursday, April 10, page 5A, col. 4 and 5   


Name: Kenneth James Walters
Parents: Don and Maybelle Walters
Spouse: Jeanette Driggers Walters
Date of Birth: November 1, 1945
Place of Birth: Horry County
Date of Death: Wednesday, April 2, 2003
Place of Death: McLeod Regional Medical Center
Place of Burial: Red Hill Memorial Gardens Mausoleum
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, April 8, 2003, page 5A, col. 1  


Name: Mae McDaniel Jackson  
Parents: John William and Alice Stephens McDaniel
Spouse: James Allen Jackson
Date of Birth/Age: Age 93
Place of Birth: Marlboro County
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Burial: Sunset Memorial Park
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, April 8, 2003, page 5A, col. 1 and 2   


Name: Gladys M. Ammons
Parents: Willie Ira Ammons and Liza Jane Hucks Ammons
Date of Birth: May 31, 1912
Place of Birth: Horry County
Date of Death: Sunday, April 6, 2003
Place of Death: Marion County Medical Center
Place of Burial: Piney Grove Church Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, April 8, 2003, page 5A, col. 2   


Name: Marion Houston Weatherford
Parents: Joe E. and Evelyn Jackson Weatherford
Spouse: Margaret Greer Weatherford
Date of Birth/Age: December 29, 1919
Place of Birth: Marion
Date of Death: March 25, 2003
Place of Burial: not published (US Army veteran of World War II)
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, April 10, 2003, page 5A, col. 4  


Name: Beverly Suzanne Morris Summersett
Parents: Charles Morris and Sarah Katherine Herring Morris
Date of Birth: July 30, 1967
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Sunday, April 6, 2003
Place of Death: Trident Hospital
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, April 10, 2003, page 5A, col. 4  


Name: Earl Morgan Moore    
Spouse: Geraldine Prescott Moore
Date of Birth/Age: Age 78
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Burial: Services at First Presbyterian Church in Carthage
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, April 10, 2003, page 5A, col. 5  


Name: Hudson Cain
Spouse: Maude Cain
Date of Birth: December 15, 1899 (age 103)
Place of Birth: Horry County
Date of Death: Sunday, April 6, 2003
Place of Death: Jackson Hospital
Place of Burial: Rose Hill Cemetery in Marion, SC
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, April 10, 2003, page 5A, col. 6   


Name: Nancy H. Hinson
Parents: James L. Hayes, Jr. and Robbye C. Hayes
Spouse: James Allen Hinson
Date of Birth/Age: Age 52
Place of Birth: Lumberton, NC
Date of Death: Saturday, April 12, 2002
Place of Death: McLeod Regional Medical Center
Place of Burial: Olivet Cemetery in Marietta, NC
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, April 15, 2003, page 5A, col. 1 and 2 


Name: Ralph ‘Sykes” Lee
Parents: Epp and Katie E. Lee
Spouse: Mary McRae Lee
Date of Birth: September 15, 1929
Place of Birth: Dillon County and of Rowland
Date of Death: Tuesday, April 8, 2003
Place of Death: his home
Place of Burial: Private interment (US Air Force Veteran)
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, April 15, 2003, page 5A, col. 2, 3 and 4  


Name: Grace King Horne
Parents: Johnny and Vera Ivey King
Date of Birth/Age: Age 83
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Sunday, April 13, 2003
Place of Death: Saint Eugene Medical Center
Place of Burial: Services at First Baptist Church of Lake View
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, April 15, 2003, page 5A, col. 1 and 4 and 5   


Name: Floyd Harley Allen
Parents: Harley Bud Allen and Fronnie Jackson Harouff
Date of Birth/Age: May 19, 1927
Place of Birth: of Vicksburg, Miss.
Date of Death: Sunday, April 13, 2003
Place of Death: his home
Place of Burial: Memorial at Catfish Creek Baptist Church in Latta (Navy and Air Force Veteran)
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, April 17, 2003, page 5A, col. 3   


Name: Johnny Leither Caulder   
Parents: Leither M. and Ruby McKenzie Caulder
Spouse: Mercia Caulder
Date of Birth/Age: Age 66
Place of Birth: Dillon
Date of Death: April 16, 2003
Place of Death: Burlingame, Ca.
Place of Burial: not published (US Navy)
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, April 22, 2003, page 5A, col. 1  


Name: Ronnie Lee Norton    
Parents: Naomi McNeil McInnis and Robert Lee Norton
Spouse: Tammie J. Norton
Date of Birth: July 30, 1958
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Friday, April 18, 2003
Place of Death: St. Eugene Medical Center
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, April 22, 2003, page 5A, col. 1 and 2  


Name: Jimmy Earl Pratt    
Parents: Hiram Samuel Pratt and Olive Clark Pratt
Date of Birth: April 20, 1947
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Monday, April 14, 2003
Place of Death: Norfolk, Virginia
Place of Burial: Little Bless Church Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, April 22, 2003, page 5A, col. 2   


Name: Judy G. Jackson   
Parents: Boyd Graham, Sr. and Lillie Covington Graham
Spouse: Perry L. Jackson
Date of Birth/Age: Age 56
Place of Birth: Dillon
Date of Death: Tuesday, April 15, 2003
Place of Death: Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston
Place of Burial: High Point Baptist Church Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, April 22, 2003, page 5A, col. 2 and 3
 

Name: Grace Moody Wallace   
Parents: John Henry Moody and Ida McKenzie Moody
Spouse: Arrie J. Wallace
Date of Birth: September 19, 1915
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Thursday, April 17, 2003
Place of Death: Pines Nursing Home
Place of Burial: Mt. Calvary Baptist Church Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, April 22, 2003, page 5A, col. 3   
  

Name: Larry E. Stone, Sr.
Date of Birth/Age: Age 60
Place of Birth: native of Dillon, of Brooksville, Fl.
Date of Death: Sunday, March 30, 2003
Place of Burial: Arrangements by Turner Funeral and Cremation Center, Spring Hill
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, April 22, 2003, page 5A, col. 3 
 

Name: Stephanie Lynn Inman
Date of Birth/Age: Age 19
Place of Birth: of Charlotte    auto accident near Dillon
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, April 22, 2003, page 1, col. 4   
  

Name: James Durwood Page
Parents: Shelby Jean Horne and Herbert Leon Page, Sr.
Spouse: Marlene Ramsey Page of Houston, Missouri
Date of Birth: August 1, 1960
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death: Missouri
Place of Burial: Lake View Cemetery  (U. S. Army Veteran -Desert Storm)
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, April 24, 2003, page 5A, col. 1  


Name: Alton Singleton
Parents: Charles and Addie Singleton
Date of Birth: December 16, 1932 
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Monday, April 21, 2003
Place of Death: St. Eugene Medical Center
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery (US Army Veteran, Korean Conflict)
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, April 24, 2003, page 5A, col. 1 and 2  


Name: D. L. Coleman, Jr.     
Parents: Daniel Lyde Coleman, Sr. and Lura Dean W. Coleman
Spouse: Martha Jean Coleman
Date of Birth: July 14, 1936
Place of Birth: Robeson County, NC
Date of Death: Monday, April 21, 2003 (Army Reserve Veteran)
Place of Burial: Private services at Goldfinch Funeral Home, Beach Chapel
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, April 24, 2003, page 5A, col. 2  


Name: Sandra Olivia Christmas Brown
Parents: Catherine S. McDaniel Christmas and Oliver A. Christmas
Spouse: Charlie Brown
Date of Birth: August 28, 1950
Place of Birth: Dillon, SC
Date of Death: Monday, April 21, 2003
Place of Death: McLeod Regional Medical Center
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, April 24, 2003, page 5A, col. 2 and 3   


Name: Estelle Sellers Warwick
Spouse: Leonard Warwick, Sr.
Date of Birth/Age: Age 71
Place of Birth: of Lumberton, NC
Date of Death; April 9, 2003
Place of Death: Southeastern Regional Medical Center
Place of Burial: Bladen Memorial Cemetery, Bladen County, NC
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, April 24, 2003, page 5A, col. 3  


Name: Ruth G. McCall
Parents: John Alex McCall, Sr. and Atlanta McNair McCall
Date of Birth: October 5, 1920
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Wednesday, April 23, 2003
Place of Death: Pines Nursing Home
Place of Burial: Magnolia Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, April 24, 2003, page 5A, col. 3 and 4  


Name: John Franklin Locklear
Parents: Addie Mae Locklear and Lee Locklear
Date of Birth: December 30, 1965
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Friday, April 25, 2003
Place of Death: his residence
Place of Burial: Leland Grove Church Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, April 29, 2003, page 5A, col. 4  


Name: Harold Allen    
Parents: Howard and Myrtle Black Allen
Date of Birth/Age: Age 40
Place of Birth: Marlboro County
Date of Death: Wednesday, April 23, 2003
Place of Death: Saint Eugene Medical Center
Place of Burial: Lake View Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, April 29, 2003, page 5A, col. 4    


Name: David Locklear, Sr.
Parents: David Locklear and Leola Butler Locklear
Spouse: Georgia Locklear
Date of Birth: August 30, 1934
Place of Birth: Robeson County, NC
Date of Death: Wednesday, April 23, 2003
Place of Death: his residence
Place of Burial: Melody Land Faith Chapel Church Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, April 29, 2003, page 5A, col. 4 and 5  


Name: John Carlie Alford
Parents: William Gordon Alford and Reba Willoughby Alford
Spouse: Barbara Lane Alford
Date of Birth: May 23, 1928
Place of Birth: Horry County
Date of Death: Thursday, April 24, 2003
Place of Death: Medical University of SC
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, April 29, 2003, page 5A, col. 5 and 6    


Name: Dorothy McCall Fleming
Parents: John Alex McCall, Sr, and Atlanta McNair McCall
Date of Birth: October 9, 1923
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Saturday, April 26, 2003
Place of Burial: Magnolia Cemetery 
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, April 29, 2003, page 5A, col. 6 and Thursday, May 1, page 5A, col. 3, 4 and 5 


Name: Leroy Stone
Date of Birth/Age: Age 79
Date of Death: Wednesday, April 23, 2003
Place of Death: Dundee Nursing Home
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery (Veteran)
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, April 29, 2003, page 5A, col. 6  


Name: Caitlyn Madison Lane
Parents: Johnny Ray Lane II and Jamie Bailey Lane
Date of Birth/Age: infant
Date of Death: April 24, 2003
Place of Death: Marion County Medical Center
Place of Burial: Rest Haven Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, April 29, 2003, page 5A, col. 6   


MAY


Name: Melvin B. Williamson
Parents: George Williamson and Louise Berry Williamson
Spouse: Willa Williamson
Date of Birth: December 3, 1950
Place of Birth: Dillon County 
Date of Death: Tuesday, April 29, 2003
Place of Death: Horry County
Place of Burial: Evergreen Cemetery Mausoleum
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, May 1, 2003, page 5A, col. 2 


Name: Marion Gerald McCormick
Parents: Livingston Frank McCormick and Myrtle Christenburg McCormick
Spouse: Lillie W. McCormick of Dillon
Date of Birth: January 19, 1936
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Saturday, May 3, 2003
Place of Death: his residence
Place of Burial: Evergreen Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, May 6, 2003, page 5A, col. 1


Name: Mary Allene Campbell
Date of Birth/Age: Age 92
Date of Death: Saturday, May 3, 2003
Place of Death: Marion County Medical Center
Place of Burial: Pee Dee Presbyterian Church Cemetery (US Army Veteran of World War II)
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, May 6, 2003, page 5A, col. 1 and 2  


Name: Fred Melvin Moore   
Parents: Melvin Luther Moore and Dorothy Rogers Moore
Spouse: Sylvia Moore of Latta
Date of Birth: January 1, 1944
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Friday, May 2, 2003
Place of Death: VA Medical Center in Fayetteville, NC
Place of Burial: Magnolia Cemetery (Vietnam, Desert Storm, National Guard, Purple Heart)
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, May 6, 2003, page 5A, col. 2  


Name: Ione Huggins Branch   
Parents: Thomas Huggins and Polly Bethea Huggins
Spouse: Omar Branch
Date of Birth: September 15, 1914
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Friday, May 2, 2003
Place of Death: St. Eugene Medical Center
Place of Burial: Little Rock Baptist Church Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, May 6, 2003, page 5A, col. 2 and 3 


Name: Elise Terry McLaurin
Parents: Frank S. Terry and Aletha Pearce Terry
Spouse: Charles E. McLaurin
Date of Birth: July 21, 1911
Place of Birth: Rockingham, NC
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death: Autumn Care in Shallotte, NC
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, May 6, 2003, page 5A, col. 3   


Name: Gladys Lillian Proctor
Parents: Robert Victor Proctor, Sr. and Annie Madge Gasque Proctor
Date of Birth: August 10, 1922
Place of Birth: Marion County
Date of Death: Wednesday, April 30, 2003
Place of Death: St. Eugene Medical Center
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, May 6, 2003, page 5A, col. 4   


Name: Ronald Lee Smith
Parents: John Henry Smith and Annie Powers Smith
Spouse: Patricia Smith of Hamer
Date of Birth: January 5, 1949
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Wednesday, April 30, 2003
Place of Death: Medical University of South Carolina
Place of Burial: Memorial services at Pleasant Grove Baptist Church
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, May 6, 2003, page 5A, col. 4   


Name: Lt. Col. Edwin Wilbur Allen Jr.
Parents: Edwin W. Sr. and Elizabeth Parker Allen
Spouse: Kathryn Gunter Allen of Clio
Date of Birth: September 25, 1923
Place of Birth: Marlboro County
Date of Death: Monday
Place of Death: his home
Place of Burial: Hebron Cemetery (US Army, World War II)
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, May 8, 2003, page 5A, col. 1 and 2   


Name: Lillie D. Benjamin
Parents: Bessie Parsley
Spouse: Arthur Benjamin 
Date of Birth/Age: Age 70
Place of Birth: of Maxton, NC
Date of Death: Friday, May 2, 2003
Place of Death: Scotland Memorial Hospital
Place of Burial: Services at United Pentecostal Church of Christ in Dillon
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, May 8, 2003, page 5A, col. 2  


Name: Carlton Joseph Hanlon, Jr.   
Date of Death: Tuesday, May 6, 2003
Place of Death: a Dillon hospital
Place of Burial: Garden of Devotion Cemetery near Johnsonville
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, May 8, 2003, page 5A, col. 1  


Name: Julia Ada Ammons McLaurin
Parents: Daniel Thomas Ammons and Bessie King Ammons
Date of Birth: October 11, 1920
Place of Birth: Marlboro County
Date of Death: Friday, May 9, 2003
Place of Death: St. Eugene Medical Center
Place of Burial: McLucas Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, May 13, 2003, page 5A, col. 3 and 4


Name: Aquelee Israel
Parents: Harvey Clifford Israel and Oldia Henson Israel
Date of Birth: January 19, 1926
Place of Birth: Columbus County, NC
Date of Death: Monday, May 12, 2003
Place of Death: Regency Hospital in Florence
Place of Burial: Private burial (US Navy Veteran)
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, May 15, 2003, page 5A, col. 1 and 2  


Name: Ruth M. Miller
Parents: Meade Arthur and Ethel Mae Smith Milford
Spouse: Frazier G. Miller, Sr.
Date of Birth: October 7, 1922
Place of Birth: Oil City, Pennsylvania
Date of Death: Sunday, May 18, 2003
Place of Death: McLeod Regional Medical Center
Place of Burial: Services at Kannaday’s Funeral Home
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, May 20, 2003, page 5A, col. 4  


Name: Willie Boyce Fowler
Parents: Edwin Steven and Pauline Rouse Fowler
Date of Birth/Age: Age 65
Place of Birth: Marion County
Date of Death: Friday, May 16
Place of Burial: Private burial
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, May 20, 2003, page 5A, col. 4 and 5  


Name: Olga Huggins Alford     
Parents: Sam and Nettie Jordan Huggins
Spouse: Julius Thomas Alford
Date of Birth: August 3, 1921
Place of Birth: Horry County
Date of Death: Tuesday, May 13, 2003
Place of Death: McLeod Regional Medical Center
Place of Burial: Rehoboth United Methodist Church Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald Tuesday, May 20, 2003, page 5A, col. 5 and 6  


Name: Frances Azalee Caulder
Parents: James Curtis Herring and Annie Belle Smith Herring
Spouse: Henslee Caulder
Date of Birth: October 6, 1931
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death: St. Eugene Medical Center
Place of Burial: Magnolia Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, May 22, 2003, page 5A, col. 3 and 4  


Name: Daniel Mack Gray
Parents: Pete and Cora Lee Bass Gray
Spouse: Thelma T. Gray
Date of Birth/Age: Age 84
Place of Birth: Robeson County
Date of Death: Monday, May 19, 2003
Place of Death: his residence
Place of Burial: Lake View Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, May 22, 2003, page 5A, col. 4 and 5   


Name: Foncy Carter
Parents: Delton Hubbard and Inez Wilkes
Date of Birth: March 16, 1942
Place of Birth: Dillon County 
Date of Death: Thursday, May 22, 2003
Place of Death: St. Eugene Medical Center
Place of Burial: Evergreen Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, May 27, 2003, page 5A, col. 1 and 2  


Name: Joe Grady Flowers, Sr.
Parents: William Bart and Annie Bell Booth Flowers
Spouse: Elizabeth Harrelson Flowers
Date of Birth/Age: Age 81
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: May 21, 2003
Place of Death: his residence
Place of Burial: Lake View Cemetery (US Army)
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, May 27, 2003, page 5A, col. 2 and 3  


Name: Joseph D. Morris, Jr.
Parents: Willie Lawson and Lida Walker Morris
Date of Birth/Age: Age 79
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Thursday, May 22, 2003
Place of Death: his residence
Place of Burial: Bear Swamp Baptist Church Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, May 27, 2003, page 5A, col. 3   


Name: Robert Hampton Wiggins
Parents: Robert Hampton and Lucille Blair Wiggins
Spouse: Mary Evelyn Haywood
Date of Birth: May 17, 1923
Place of Birth: Little Rock, S.C.
Date of Death: May 23, 2003
Place of Death: Carolinas Medical Center in Charlotte, NC
Place of Burial: Sharon Memorial Park Mausoleum (World War II Army Veteran)
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, May 27, 2003, page 5A, col. 3, 4 and 5   


Name: Kay Breeden
Parents: Ruth Browning Breeden and William Kennedy Breeden of Dillon
Date of Birth/Age: Age 56
Place of Birth: Bennettsville, SC
Date of Death: Sunday, May 25, 2003
Place of Death: Carolinas Hospital in Florence
Place of Burial: Memorial service at Main Street Methodist Church
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, May 29, 2003, page 5A, col. 3 and 4 


Name: Helen Moody Price
Parents: Lide Moody and Neva Wiggins Moody
Date of Birth/Age: April 21, 1933
Place of Birth: Dillon, SC
Date of Death: Sunday, May 25, 2003
Place of Death: Alexandria Hospital in Virginia
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, May 29, 2003, page 5A, col. 4  


Name: Bruce Alvin Proctor
Parents: Cora Shamel Proctor and Claude L. Proctor
Date of Birth: August 16, 1951
Place of Birth: Salisbury, NC
Date of Death: Monday, May 26, 2003
Place of Death: St. Eugene Medical Center
Place of Burial: Magnolia Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, May 29, 2003, page 5A, col. 5  


JUNE

 
Name: Jimmy Edward Greene
Parents: Dan and Rosa Cook Greene
Date of Birth/Age: Age 67
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Friday, May 30, 2003
Place of Death: Article headlined Lexington
Place of Burial: Woodbridge Memorial Park
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, June 3, 2003, page 5A, col. 2 and 3   


Name: Rachel Hargrove
Parents: Colie Legette and Cora Herring Leggette
Date of Birth: December 10, 1956
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Sunday, June 1, 2003
Place of Death: McLeod Regional Medical Center
Place of Burial: Piney Grove Church Cemetery in Latta
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, June 3, 2003, page 5A, col. 3   


Name: Gordon Keith McLeod Sr.
Parents: Dr. William Rogers and Ellen Byrd McLeod
Spouse: Sara Perry McLeod
Date of Birth/Age: 
Place of Birth: Timmonsville
Date of Death: June 3, 2003
Place of Death: his residence (article headlined Timmonsville)
Place of Burial: Byrd Cemetery (World War II Army Corps)
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, June 5, 2003, page 5A, col. 1, 2 and 3  


Name: Barbara Lane Alford
Parents: D. W. Lane and Ruth P. Lane
Date of Birth: June 25, 1933
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Monday, June 2, 2003
Place of Death: McLeod Regional Medical Center
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, June 5, 2003, page 5A, col. 4 and 5
 

Name: Martha Taylor
Date of Birth/Age: Age 80
Date of Death: Monday, June 2, 2003
Place of Death: her residence
Place of Burial: Greenlawn
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, June 5, 2003, page 5A, col. 5
 

Name: Nellie Cox Lane
Parents: Lloyd Cox and Mae Burr Cox
Spouse: John C. Lane
Date of Birth: November 17, 1931
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death: McLeod Regional Medical Center
Place of Burial: Evergreen Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, June 5, 2003, page 5A, col. 5 and 6  
 

Name: Mary Lee Branch Yarborough
Parents: Wesley Branch and Addie Rouse Branch
Date of Birth: February 26, 1926
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Friday, June 6, 2003
Place of Death: McLeod Regional Medical Center
Place of Burial: Bristow Freewill Baptist Church Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, June 10, 2003, page 5A, col. 4  


Name: Nellie Huggins Driggers
Parents: Lizzie Huggins
Spouse: Vernie Driggers
Date of Birth: October 6, 1920
Place of Birth: Dillon County 
Date of Death: Friday, June 6, 2003
Place of Death: McLeod Regional Medical Center
Place of Burial: Beulah Baptist Church Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, June 10, 2003, page 5A, col. 4 and 5   


Name: Susanne Grimsley Church     
Parents: William A. Grimsley and Jeanette Mae Hardin Grimsley
Spouse: Daniel M. Church
Date of Birth: November 14, 1923
Place of Birth: Robeson County, NC
Date of Death: Thursday, June 5, 2003
Place of Death: Pines Nursing Home
Place of Burial: Celestial Memorial Gardens in Columbia
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, June 10, 2003, page 5A, col. 5 and 6  


Name: Edna Stone
Spouse: Henry A. Stone
Date of Birth/Age: Age 81
Date of Death: Wednesday, June 4
Place of Death: Lakeland, Florida
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, June 10, 2003, page 5A, col. 6   


Name: Rutha Hatchell Israel
Parents: Holloway Hatchell and Tessi Carmichael Hatchell
Place of Birth: Dillon
Date of Death: Monday, June 9, 2003
Place of Death: local nursing home
Place of Burial: Riverdale Cemetery in Dillon     AA
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, June 12, 2003, page 5A, col. 2 and 3  


Name:  Ethel Louise Fowble
Parents: Ethel Mae McDaniel Squires and Joseph Squires
Spouse: Edgar David Fowgle
Date of Birth: November 5, 1936
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Tuesday, June 10, 2003
Place of Death: St. Eugene Medical Center
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, June 12, 2003, page 5A, col. 3 and 4 
 

Name: Betty Jackson Hood
Parents: Frank and Annie Jackson
Spouse: Bobby Hood, Sr.
Date of Birth: March 22, 1939
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: June 9, 2003
Place of Burial: Rose Hill Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, June 12, 2003, page 5A, col. 4, 5 and 6  
  

Name: Brenda Delora Campbell
Parents: Delane and Annie Grace Rowell
Date of Birth: April 1, 1954
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Tuesday, June 10, 2003
Place of Death: St. Luke Hospital in Florence, Kentucky
Place of Burial: Magnolia Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, June 17, 2003, page 5A, col. 3  


Name: Lucile Randall Coleman
Parents: Willard Russell and Alice Blanks Coleman
Spouse: Joseph Warren (J. W.) Coleman of Latta
Date of Birth/Age: Age 77
Place of Birth: Rock Hill, SC
Date of Death: Wednesday, June 11, 2003
Place of Death: a local hospital (article headlined Latta)
Place of Burial: Catfish Creek Baptist Church Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, June 17, 2003, page 5A, col. 3   


Name: Ralph Lynwood Herndon
Parents: Cora Bryant Brewer and Ralph Lee Herndon
Spouse: Doloris Herndon
Date of Birth/Age: Age 60
Place of Birth: Marlboro County
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Burial: Services at Bennettsville Church of God
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, June 17, 2003, page 5A, col. 3 and 4   


Name: Charles DeWayne Townsend
Parents: Arthur and Ethel Mae Davis Townsend
Spouse: Celena Carmichael Townsend
Date of Birth: March 22, 1973
Place of Birth: Marlboro County
Date of Death: Monday June 16, 2003       
Place of Burial:  Roadside Memorial Garden, Dillon        AA   
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday June 19, 2003, page 5A, col. 2 and 3


Name: Larry Nelson Gerald 
Spouse: Diane Jackson Gerald
Date of Birth/Age: 57
Date of Death: Tuesday June 16, 2003
Place of Death: Southeastern Regional Medical Center, Lumberton, N.C.
Place of Burial: Fairmont Cemetery (Army Veterean)
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday June 19, 2003, page 5A, col. 3 and 4   


Name: Dr. Lee Charley Dimery Jr.   
Parents: Lee Charley Dimery Sr. and Clara Ford Dimery
Spouse: Patricia Threatte Dimery
Date of Birth/Age: Age 73
Place of Birth: Dillon County native
Date of Death: June 20, 2003
Place of Death: B. J. Workman Hospital (article headlined Duncan)
Place of Burial: Wood Memorial Park
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday June 24, 2003, page 5A, col. 1 & 2   


Name: Earnest B. McKenzie        
Parents: John Rembert McKenzie and Mabel Ward McKenzie
Spouse: Kate McKenzie
Date of Birth/Age: 78
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Friday June 20, 2003
Place of Death: McLeod Regional Medical Center
Place of Burial: Regan Cemetery  (WW II Army Veteran)
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday June 24, 2003, page 5A, col. 2 & 3


Name: Kathleen K. Oxendine
Parents: Lonnie Barton and Mary Lee McGirt Barton
Spouse: Nosroe Oxendine, Sr.
Date of Birth: November 29, 1930
Place of Birth: Lumberton, N. C.
Date of Death: Tuesday June 17, 2003
Place of Death: her residence
Place of Burial: Evergreen Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday June 24, 2003, page 5A, col. 3 & 4


Name: Bessie Lane Caulder
Parents: Ella Lane
Date of Birth: July 2, 1913
Place of Birth:  Dillon County
Date of Death: Thursday June 19, 2003
Place of Death: Marion County Medical Center
Place of Burial:  Piney Grove Church Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday June 24, 2003, page 5A, col. 4  


Name: Sadie McLellan
Parents: Alexander McLellan and Ann Murphy Carmichael McLellan
Date of Birth/Age: Age 98
Place of Birth: Hamer, Columbia native
Date of Death: Friday, June 6, 2003
Place of Burial: Kentyre Presbyterian Church Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday June 24, 2003, page 5A, col. 4 & 5  


Name: Kelly Caulder
Parents: Tom Caulder and Janie Cook Caulder
Spouse: Frances Caulder
Date of Birth/: May 17, 1933
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Thursday June 19, 2003
Place of Death: his residence
Place of Burial: Sardis Baptist Church Cemetery (US Army Korean War Veteran)
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday June 24, 2003, page 5A, col. 5  


Name: Thelma Harrelson Williams
Parents: Joseph H. Harrelson and Margaret DeWitt Harrelson
Date of Birth: May 5, 1909
Place of Birth: Orangeburg County, S. C.
Date of Death: Wednesday June 18, 2003
Place of Death: Pines Nursing Home
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday June 24, 2003, page 5A, col. 5 and 6   


Name: Jonathan Lee Matthews            
Parents: Christy Matthews
Date of Birth: July 6, 1996
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Sunday, June 22, 2003
Place of Death:  Floyd Dale
Place of Burial: Cox Cemetery in Pamlico 
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday June 24, 2003, page 1, col.5 and Thursday, June 26, page 5A, col. 1  


Name: Efren Aguilar Estevez
Date of Birth/Age: Age 20       
Place of Birth: of Fairmont
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death: Floyd Dale
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday June 24, 2003, page 1, col.5      


JULY


Name: Polly Ann Hunt Bourgoin
Parents: Joseph S. (Stump) Hunt Sr. and Flonnie Mae Cummings Hunt 
Date of Birth: August 18, 1957
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Saturday, June 28, 2003
Place of Death: St. Eugene Medical Center in Dillon
Place of Burial: Pee Dee Chapel Baptist Church Cemetery, Clio
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, July 1, 2003, page 5A, col. 2  


Name: Bonnie Maxine Carter
Parents: Geneva Lois Goodwin Hyatt and Whit Hyatt
Date of Birth: November 15, 1950
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Saturday, June 29, 2003
Place of Death: St. Eugene Medical Center in Dillon
Place of Burial: Mt. Zion Baptist Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, July 1, 2003, page 5A, col. 2 and 3   


Name: Jesse Lee Terry
Parents: Joyce Elaine Martin Terry and Richard Lee Terry
Spouse: Danielle Hyatt Terry of Latta
Date of Birth/Age: Age 27
Place of Birth: Parkersburg, Va.
Date of Death: Thursday, June 26, 2003
Place of Death: a Charleston hospital
Place of Burial: Catfish Creek Baptist Church Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, July 1, 2003, page 5A, col. 3 and 4  


Name: Kelly Brooks Huggins
Parents: Kelly Huggins and Cindy Cox Huggins
Date of Birth/Age: Infant daughter
Date of Death: Tuesday, June 24, 2003
Place of Death: Conway Medical Center
Place of Burial: Pleasant Meadow Cemetery in Loris
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, July 1, 2003, page 5A, col. 4 and 5  


Name: Herbert Monroe Coward
Parents: Daniel Weatherly Coward Sr. and Julia Janette Atkinson Coward
Spouse: Lillie Pratt Coward
Date of Birth/Age: Age 79
Place of Birth: Marion County
Date of Death: Tuesday, July 1, 2003
Place of Death: McLeod Medical Center in Florence
Place of Burial: Magnolia Cemetery (Army veteran of World War II)
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, July 3, 2003, page 5A, col. 2  


Name: Frances Moor Caulder
Parents: Bruce and Ellen Jackson Moore
Date of Birth/Age: Age 68
Place of Birth: Latta, SC
Date of Death: Saturday, June 28, 2003
Place of Death: Surfside Beach
Place of Burial: Kannaday’s Funeral Home of Latta serving the family
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, July 3, 2003, page 5A, col. 2 and 3  


Name: Billy Bethea    
Parents: Bruce Bethea and Inez Roller Bethea
Spouse: Susie McKellar Bethea in Hamer
Date of Birth: August 28, 1944
Place of Birth: Marlboro County
Date of Death: Tuesday, July 1, 2003
Place of Death: his residence
Place of Burial: Fairview United Methodist Church Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, July 3, 2003, page 5A, col. 3   


Name: Dotha Lundy
Parents: Ander Cox and Stella Alford Cox
Date of Birth: October 18, 1909
Place of Birth: Marion County
Date of Death: Tuesday, July 1, 2003
Place of Death: Dundee Nursing Home
Place of Burial: Bethesda Southern Methodist Church Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, July 3, 2003, page 5A, col. 3 and 4   


Name: William Edward Nettles
Parents: Arthur Rivers Nettles and Roxie White Nettles
Date of Birth/Age: Age 69
Place of Birth: Marion
Date of Death: Wednesday, July 2, 2003
Place of Death: Mullins
Place of Burial: Services at Richardson Funeral Home Chapel
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, July 8, 2003, page 5A, col. 1, 2 and 3  


Name: Delphine McInnis Wright
Parents: Edwin Lee and Winnie Walters McInnis
Spouse: Robert Cameron Wright, Sr.
Date of Birth/Age: Age 79
Place of Birth: Marlboro County
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death: Tuesday
Place of Burial: Carolina Presbyterian Church Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, July 8, 2003, page 5A, col. 3 and 4 


Name: George Clifton Dooley
Parents: George Clifton Dooly and Mabel Kytle Dooly
Spouse: Joyce Carol Anderson Dooley
Date of Birth: February 17, 1932
Place of Birth: Atlanta, Georgia
Date of Death: Thursday, July 3, 2003
Place of Death: Loris Community Hospital
Place of Burial: Services at Hardwick Memorial Chapel (US Air Force)
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, July 8, 2003, page 5A, col. 4 and 5


Name: Cecil John King
Parents: Edison and Helon Merritt King
Spouse: Barbara H. King
Date of Birth/Age: Age 74
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Friday, July 4, 2003
Place of Death: McLeod Regional Medical Center
Place of Burial: Lake View Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, July 8, 2003, page 5A, col. 5  


Name: Grace Dean
Parents: Leona Caulder Cook and William Benny Rouse
Date of Birth/Age: 
Place of Birth: Dillon
Date of Death: Thursday, July 3, 2003
Place of Death: the residence (article headlined Latta)
Place of Burial: Bethlehem Freewill Baptist Church Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, July 8, 2003, page 5A, col. 5 and 6   


Name: Bessie Hilburn Small
Parents: Sam and Jamie Hilburn
Spouse: Rev. William McDuffie Small
Date of Birth: October 5, 1920
Place of Birth: Horry County
Date of Death: Sunday, July 6, 2003
Place of Death: Marion County Medical Center
Place of Burial: State Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, July 10, 2003, page 5A, col. 1 and 2  


Name: Jeanette Ford Osborne
Parents: Wingate Earl and Manila Townsend Ford
Spouse: William Carlton Osborne
Date of Birth/Age: Age 77
Place of Birth: Lake View
Date of Death: Sunday, July 6, 2003
Place of Death: a Columbia area hospital
Place of Burial: Mount Hope Cemetery (article headlined Florence)
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, July 10, 2003, page 5A, col. 2 and 3 


Name: Katie Lou Hasty Mathews
Spouse: Jack Mathews
Date of Birth: August 5, 1936
Place of Birth: of Laurinburg
Date of Death: July 9
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, July 10, 2003, page 5A, col. 3 and 4  


Name: James Wendell Ard
Parents: Emerson Lancoe Ard and Louise Fore Ard
Spouse: Geraldine Berry
Date of Birth/Age: Age 77
Place of Birth: Hemingway, SC
Date of Death: Monday, July 7, 2003
Place of Death: home in Latta
Place of Burial: Magnolia Cemetery (Army Corp Engineers Veteran)
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, July 10, 2003, page 5A, col. 4, 5 and 6  


Name: Mary Kathleen Carabo Ard
Parents: William Lonnie Carabo and Kathleen Cook Carabo
Date of Birth: October 21, 1970
Place of Birth: Marlboro County
Date of Death: Sunday, July 6, 2003
Place of Death: her residence
Place of Burial: Bristow Church Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, July 10, 2003, page 5A, col. 6   


Name: Leona Jackson Blease
Parents: Walter and Pettie Jackson
Date of Birth: December 20, 1910
Place of Birth: Dillon, SC
Date of Death: Friday, July 11, 2003
Place of Burial: Mt. Calvary Cemetery in Dillon, SC
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, July 15, 2003, page 5A, col. 1 


Name: Thomas Reedy Berry, Jr.
Parents: Nellie Mae Ballard Berry and Thomas Reedy Berry
Spouse: Virginia Beck Berry
Place of Birth: Native of Dillon
Date of Death: Sunday, July 12, 2003
Place of Death: St. Joseph Hospital (article headlined Augusta, Ga.
Place of Burial: Hillcrest Memorial Park (US Army Korean Conflict)
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, July 15, 2003, page 5A, col. 1 and 2   


Name: Nettie Lockemy Ivey
Parents: Walter Turbeville and Mollie Jackson Turbeville
Spouse: (1) James Edmond Lockemy (2) Johnson Ivey
Date of Birth: April 9, 1919
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Friday, July 11, 2003
Place of Death: St. Eugene Medical Center
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, July 15, 2003, page 5A, col. 2 and 3  


Name: Joseph Leslie Powell Sr.
Parents: Frederick L. and May P. Powell
Spouse: Anne Atkinson Powell
Date of Birth/Age: October 8, 1924
Place of Birth: Hartsville
Date of Death: Sunday, July 13, 2003
Place of Burial: Magnolia Cemetery (WWII Veteran)
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, July 15, 2003, page 5A, col. 3  


Name: Mildred Agnes Peer
Parents: David Gordon and Alice Muller Gordon
Date of Birth: November 15, 1915
Place of Birth: Passaic County, NJ
Date of Death: Monday, July 21, 2003
Place of Death: Dundee Nursing Home in Bennettsville
Place of Burial: New Jersey
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, July 22, 2003, page 5A, col. 1   


Name: Martin Craig Moody
Parents: Richard Lattie and Azile Martin Moody
Spouse: Helen Belden Moody
Date of Birth/Age: Age 82
Place of Birth: Dillon
Date of Death: Thursday, July 17, 2003
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery (US Army Veteran)
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, July 22, 2003, page 5A, col. 1 and 2 and Thursday, July 24, page 5A, col. 3 and 4


Name: Jordan Caleb Powell Lee
Parents: John Robert Caulder II and Candy Lee Caulder
Date of Birth/Age: Age 15
Place of Birth: Florence
Date of Death: Friday, July 18, 2003
Place of Death: Article headlined Marion
Place of Burial: Palmetto Memorial Gardens
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, July 22, 2003, page 5A, col. 2 and 3   


Name: Robert Wayne Sloan
Parents: Perry Blease and Pauline Inman Sloan
Date of Birth/Age: Age 61
Place of Birth: Sanford, NC
Place of Death: his residence (article headlined Florence) 
Place of Burial: Monday at Florence Memorial Gardens Cemetery (US Navy, Vietnam Conflict)
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, July 22, 2003, page 5A, col. 4   


Name: Patrick C. “Pat” Henry, Jr.
Parents: Patrick C. Henry and Margaret Marie Moore Henry
Spouse: Iratine Benton Henry
Date of Birth/Age: Age 81
Place of Birth: Latta
Date of Death: Sunday, July 20, 2003
Place of Death: Saint Eugene Medical Center
Place of Burial: Magnolia Cemetery (World War II Marine Corps Veteran)
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, July 22, 2003, page 5A, col. 5 and 6   


Name: Walter Clyde Smith
Parents: George L. Smith and Frances J. Smith of Chatham County, NC
Spouse: Mary Hollis Smith
Date of Birth: March 24, 1910
Place of Birth: formerly of Dillon
Date of Death: Thursday, July 17, 2003
Place of Death: Winston-Salem, NC
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery in Dillon, SC
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, July 24, 2003, page 5A, col. 4 and 5  


Name: James “Jimmy” Steven Clark
Parents: Brenda Joyce Clark and Albert Clark
Date of Birth: December 5, 1977
Place of Birth: Sacramento, Ca.
Date of Death: July 21, 2003
Place of Death: his home in Dillon, SC
Place of Burial: Rocklin District Cemetery, Rocklin, Ca.
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, July 29, 2003, page 5A, col. 1  


Name: Dora Louise Easterling Drost
Parents: Henry F. and Louise Smith Easterling
Spouse: George O. Drost Jr.
Date of Birth/Age: April 14, 1918
Date of Death: Saturday, July 26, 2003
Place of Death: her home in Mannington, West Virginia
Place of Burial: Magnolia Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, July 29, 2003, page 5A, col. 1 and 2   


Name: Martha Aiken Horton
Date of Birth/Age: Age 72
Date of Death: July 26, 2003
Place of Death: at Carolina Health Care, Fayetteville, NC
Place of Burial: Carolina Memorial Park
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, July 29, 2003, page 5A, col. 2   


Name: Ruth Berry Moody
Parents: James Henry Berry and Eppie Davis Berry
Spouse: Van. B. Moody
Date of Birth/Age: Age 101
Place of Birth: Marion County
Date of Death: Saturday, July 26, 2003
Place of Death: St. Eugene Medical Center
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, July 29, 2003, page 5A, col. 2 


Name: Margaret Lee Page
Parents: Murdock Lee and Carrie Mae Berry Lee
Spouse: Harley Paul Page, Jr.
Date of Birth: June 6, 1926
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Saturday, July 26, 2003
Place of Death: her residence
Place of Burial: Beulah Baptist Church Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, July 29, 2003, page 5A, col. 3   


Name: Jerry Thomas Brumbles
Parents: Bosser Brumbles and Ruth Williams Brumbles
Date of Birth: August 1, 1933
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Wednesday, July 23, 2003
Place of Death: St. Eugene Medical Center
Place of Burial: Catfish Creek Baptist Church Cemetery (National Guard and Reserves Veteran)
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, July 29, 2003, page 5A, col. 3  


Name:  James Allen Pullie
Parents: Willie M. and Sallie Cook Pullie
Spouse: Eunice Owens Pullie
Date of Birth/Age: Age 79
Place of Birth: Latta, SC
Date of Death: Monday, July 28, 2003
Place of Death: Marion County Medical Center
Place of Burial: Catfish Baptist Creek Church Cemetery (World War II veteran)  (article headlined Latta)
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, July 31, 2003, page 5A, col. 4 


Name: Jean Bryant Davis    
Parents: Kemp and Dora Belle Rouse Bryant
Spouse: Claude Davis, Jr.
Date of Birth: July 31, 1936
Place of Birth: Dillon
Date of Death: July 29, 2003
Place of Death: McLeod Regional Medical Center
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, July 31, 2003, page 5A, col. 4    


AUGUST


Name: James L. Jenkins
Parents: Robert Lee Jenkins and Nettie Viola Byerly Jenkins
Spouse: Lelia Dorothea Warner Jenkins
Date of Birth: December 23, 1915
Place of Birth: Guilford County
Date of Death: Thursday, August 31
Place of Death: St. Eugene Medical Center
Place of Burial: No service (US Navy)
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, August 5, 2003, page 5A, col. 3 


Name: Dr. Jack McLaurin Watson
Parents: Jack and Maxie Sally McLaurin Watson
Spouse: Corrine Robertson Watson
Date of Birth: November 22, 1908
Place of Birth: Dillon, SC
Date of Death: July 31, 2003
Place of Death: Hospice of West Palm Beach, Florida
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, August 5, 2003, page 5A, col. 3 and 4  


Name: Fred Darmon
Parents: Luther and Daisy Christmas Darmon
Spouse: Eutha Campbell Darmon
Date of Birth/Age: Age 74
Place of Birth: Temperance Hill, SC
Date of Death: Tuesday, July 29, 2003
Place of Death: his residence (article headlined Latta)
Place of Burial: Sweat Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, August 5, 2003, page 5A, col. 4 and 5   


Name: Ruth Miller Lane 
Parents: Roshell Miller and Lizzie Lane Miller
Spouse: Preston Lane
Date of Birth: August 17, 1921
Place of Birth: Dillon, SC
Date of Death: Friday, August 1, 2003
Place of Death: Wesley Pines Retirement and Nursing Home in Lumberton
Place of Burial: Alloway Cemetery in Red Springs, NC
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, August 5, 2003, page 5A, col. 5  


Name: Lori Denise Moore
Parents: Robert Grimsley and Margaret Johnson Grimsley
Spouse: Charles T. Moore
Date of Birth/Age: Age 35 
Place of Birth: Colorado
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death: her residence
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, August 5, 2003, page 5A, col. 5  


Name: Robert Gerald Hardy
Parents: Walter C. Hardy and Mattie Lee Collins Hardy
Date of Birth/Age: Age 57
Place of Birth: Dillon, SC
Date of Death: Thursday, July 31, 2003
Place of Death: Article headlined Mullins
Place of Burial: Devotion Gardens Cemetery (US Army, Vietnam)
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, August 7, 2003, page 5A, col. 1 and 2   


Name: Milton Glenn Hayes
Parents: Martha and Sanford Hayes of Jamaica, NY
Spouse: Sylvia Cunningham Hayes
Date of Birth: April 23, 1959
Place of Birth: SC native, resided in Jacksonville, Florida
Date of Death: August 1, 2003
Place of Burial: Beaches Memorial Park, Jacksonville, Florida (US Navy) AA
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, August 12, 2003, page 5A, col. 1   


Name: Ellen Flowers Morris
Parents: William O. and Avie James Flowers
Spouse: J. Herbert Morris
Date of Birth/Age: Age 88
Place of Birth: Conway, SC
Date of Death: Saturday, August 9, 2003
Place of Death: St. Eugene Medical Center
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, August 12, 2003, page 5A, col. 1 and 2   


Name: Thomas Taylor
Parents: Claude and Florine Harrelson Taylor
Spouse: Betty Sawyer Taylor
Date of Birth: January, 19, 1940
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Thursday, August 7, 2003
Place of Death: his residence
Place of Burial: Red Hill Memorial Gardens Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, August 12, 2003, page 5A, col. 2   


Name: Virginia Coates Driggers
Parents: Daniel P. Coates, Sr. and Vada Skipper Coates
Spouse: Mack T. Driggers
Date of Birth/Age: Age 72
Place of Birth: Dillon
Date of Death: August 10, 2003
Place of Death: a Florence hospital
Place of Burial: Florence Memorial Gardens
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, August 12, 2003, page 5A, col. 2 and 3  


Name: Maria Linda Roberts
Date of Birth: November 29, 1923
Place of Birth: Los Angeles, CA.
Date of Death: Monday, July 11, 2003
Place of Death: St. Eugene Medical Center
Place of Burial: Evergreen Cemetery Mausoleum
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, August 12, 2003, page 5A, col. 3  


Name: Ruby Lee Ivey Brown
Parents: Leonard Gaston Ivey and Julia Cherry Walker Ivey 
Date of Birth/Age: Age 92
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death: St. Eugene Medical Center
Place of Burial: Mt. Zion Baptist Church Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, August 12, 2003, page 5A, col. 3 and 4  


Name: Maxine L. Whittington
Parents: James Franklin Wiggins and Alma Louise Wiggins
Spouse: Billy Whittington
Date of Birth: February 17, 1942
Place of Birth: Dillon, SC
Date of Death: Wednesday, August 6, 2003
Place of Death: Marion County Medical Center
Place of Burial: Magnolia Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, August 12, 2003, page 5A, col. 4 and 5   


Name: Donnie Leo Sarvis, Jr.
Parents: Lizzie Byrd-Sarvis and Donnie Leo Sarvis
Spouse: Janette West Sarvis
Date of Birth/Age: Age 64
Place of Birth: Marion
Date of Death: Sunday, August 17
Place of Death: St. Eugene Medical Center
Place of Burial: National Cemetery in Florence (US Navy)
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, August 19, 2003, page 5A, col. 3and 4  


Name: Mildred Barnes
Parents: Justin Thaddeus Bailey and Pearlie Mae Ivey Bailey
Date of Birth: September 7, 1928
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Place of Burial: Tuesday in Greenlawn Cemetery 
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, August 19, 2003, page 5A, col. 4 and 5  


Name: Hazel Collins Campbell
Parents: Willie Nash and Ethel Watts Collins
Spouse: John Harley Campbell
Date of Birth: July 25, 1920
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Thursday, August 14, 2003
Place of Death: The Pines Nursing Home
Place of Burial: Evergreen Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, August 19, 2003, page 5A, col. 5 and 6  


Name: Wilmer Pittman ‘Pete’ Cox
Parents: Wilmer and Bessie Davis Cox
Spouse: Merle Hammond Cox
Date of Birth/Age: Age 71
Place of Birth: Marion County
Date of Death: Thursday, August 14, 2003
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, August 19, 2003, page 5A, col. 6


Name: William Edwin Schwatka
Parents: Ralph William Schwatka and Cynthia A. Davis
Date of Birth/Age: infant son
Date of Death: Monday, August 18, 2003
Place of Burial: Evergreen Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, August 21, 2003, page 5A, col. 5 and 6


Name: Charles (Cotton) Herring
Parents: Marie Brown Herring and Charles Herring
Spouse: Jeanne Herring of Lexington
Date of Birth/Age: Age 60
Place of Birth: Dillon
Date of Death: Saturday, August 23, 2003
Place of Death: Article headlined Lexington
Place of Burial: Elmwood Cemetery and Gardens (US Army, Vietnam War)
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, August 26, 2003, page 5A, col. 3  


Name: Brandon Hunter
Parents: Ralph “Joe” Hunter and Robin Tucker Hunter
Date of Birth: June 25, 1986
Place of Birth: Mecklenburg County
Date of Death: Thursday, August 21
Place of Death: Union Regional Medical Center
Place of Burial: Lakeland Memorial Park
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, August 26, 2003, page 5A, col. 3, 4 and 5  


Name: Gentry Arnette, Jr.    
Parents: Gentry and Mary S. Arnette
Spouse: Ann Hodges Arnette
Place of Birth: resident of Augusta
Date of Death: August 25, 2003
Place of Death: his residence in Augusta, Ga.
Place of Burial: Westover Memorial Park
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, August 28, 2003, page 5A, col. 2 and 3 


Name: W. Winston Miller    
Parents: Furman Miller and Lilly Gaddy Miller
Spouse: Lottie Duncan Miller
Date of Birth: November 24, 1917
Place of Birth: Dillon, SC, of Isle of Palms, SC
Date of Death: Tuesday, August 26, 2003
Place of Death: a local hospital
Place of Burial: Private burial (US Army veteran of World War II)
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, August 28, 2003, page 5A, col. 3 and 4  


SEPTEMBER


Name: Peggy Lawson Ivey
Parents: Bert and Fannie Parker Lawson
Spouse: Doc Ivey
Date of Birth: Jan. 16, 1930
Place of Birth: Orrum, NC
Date of Death: Saturday, August 30, 2003
Place of Death: The Pines Nursing Home
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, September 2, 2003, page 10A, col. 1 


Name: Carlyle Smith  
Parents: Luther Prince and Ethel Caulder Smith
Spouse: Lelia Pullie Smith
Date of Birth: March 3, 1930
Date of Death: Saturday, Aug. 30, 2003
Place of Death: Carolinas Hospital System in Florence (article headlined Latta)
Place of Burial: Catfish Creek Baptist Church Cemetery (US Army, Korean Conflict)
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, September 2, 2003, page 10A, col. 1 


Name: Lois Lupo Broach
Parents: Cornelius “Corny” Wade Lupo and Mary Emma Thompson Lupo
Spouse: Bobby Broach of Effingham
Date of Birth/Age: Age 65
Place of Birth: Lake View
Date of Death: Friday, August 29, 2003
Place of Death: her residence (article headlined Effingham)
Place of Burial: Florence Memorial Gardens
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, September 2, 2003, page 10A, col. 1 and 2
 

Name: Lucian Green Smith
Parents: Lucian Green Smith and Lillian Carpenter Smith
Spouse: Jewell Campbell Smith
Date of Birth: October 21, 1914
Place of Birth: Lonoke County, Arkansas
Date of Death: Monday, September 1, 2003
Place of Death: St. Eugene Hospital in Dillon
Place of Burial: Old Johnsonville Cemetery (US Navy World War II)
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, September 2, 2003, page 10A, col. 2 
  

Name: Lonnie J. Proctor
Parents: Rembert Mitchell and Susie Hamilton Proctor
Spouse: Shirley A. Proctor
Date of Birth: March 23, 1919
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Thursday, September 4, 2003
Place of Death: Marion County Medical Center in Marion, SC
Place of Burial: Magnolia Cemetery (World War II US Army Veteran)
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, September 9, 2003, page 5A, col. 1, 2, 3 and 4 


Name: Dr. Robert Mitchell Oliver Jr.
Parents: Robert Mitchell Oliver and Luna Gause Rogers Oliver
Spouse: Elizabeth Gardner Oliver
Date of Birth: January 5, 1909
Place of Birth: Dillon, SC
Date of Death: September 6
Place of Death: Key Biscayne
Place of Burial: Piney Grove Baptist Church Cemetery (US Navy World War II)
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, September 11, 2003, page 5A, col. 2 and 3   


Name: Michelle Bildon
Parents: Lonnie Bildon Jr. and Eloise T. Williams
Date of Birth: July 12, 1975
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: August 27, 2003
Place of Death: St. Eugene Medical Center
Place of Burial: New Covenant Free Rock Church in Clio    AA
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, September 11, 2003, page 5A, col. 3 and 4  


Name: Wade Smith
Place of Burial: Hamilton Cemetery  AA
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, September 11, 2003, page 5A, col. 4   


Name: James Lester Cook, Sr.
Parents: Rembert Cook, Sr. and Celia Stokes Cook
Spouse: Marian Cook of Dillon
Date of Birth: October 27, 1930
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Monday, September 8, 2003
Place of Death: his residence
Place of Burial: Evergreen Cemetery Mausoleum
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, September 11, 2003, page 5A, col. 4 and 5  


Name: Marion Lafon (M. L.) Hubbard
Parents: Ernest and Emma Hubbard
Spouse: Jean Hubbard
Date of Birth: June 11, 1927
Place of Birth: Marion County, SC
Date of Death: Saturday, September 13, 2003
Place of Death: his residence
Place of Burial: Rest Haven Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, September 16, 2003, page 5A, col. 1 


Name: Bessie Lee Tillinghast
Parents: Henry L. and Lina Banks Farley
Spouse: B. S. Tillinghast
Date of Birth: March 20, 1908
Place of Birth: Dillon 
Date of Death: September 14, 2003
Place of Death: Presbyterian Home of South Carolina in Florence
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, September 16, 2003, page 5A, col. 1and 2   


Name: Rita Lee Bernanke
Parents: Sol and Essie Strobing
Spouse: Mortimer H. Bernanke
Place of Birth: New York City, New York
Date of Death: Sunday, September 14, 2003
Place of Death: her residence
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, September 16, 2003, page 5A, col. 2  


Name: Sylvia Greene Fields
Parents: Henry and Sarah Krupnick Greene
Spouse: Leonard A. Fields
Date of Birth: May 27, 1925
Place of Birth: Philadelphia, PA.
Date of Death: Sunday, September 14, 2003
Place of Death: her home
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery in Dillon, SC
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, September 16, 2003, page 5A, col. 2 and 3  


Name: Charles Howard McLaurin III
Parents: Charles Howard McLaurin, II and Julia Ammons McLaurin
Spouse: Patty Sue McLaurin
Date of Birth: September 13, 1940
Place of Birth: Marlboro County
Date of Death: Tuesday, September 16, 2003
Place of Death: St. Eugene Medical Center
Place of Burial: McLucas Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, September 18, 2003, page 5A, col. 2 and 3  


Name: Marguerite Ammons Baxley
Parents: Daniel Thomas Ammons and Bessie King Ammons
Date of Birth: July 22, 1916
Place of Birth: Marlboro County
Date of Death: Tuesday, September 16, 2003
Place of Death: her residence
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, September 18, 2003, page 5A, col. 3  


Name: Charles Franklin Whitaker
Parents: William Clarence Whitaker and Nellie Walker Whitaker
Spouse: Charlotte Pauline Whitaker
Date of Birth: March 4, 1920
Place of Birth: New Hope, Alabama
Date of Death: Friday, September 19, 2003
Place of Death: McLeod Regional Medical Center
Place of Burial: Pyerian Baptist Church Cemetery (US Navy Veteran)
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, September 23, 2003, page 5A, col. 1  


Name: Shadie Lane English
Parents: Lewis Gregory Lane and Maggie Mae Cox Lane
Spouse: Woodrow Robert English
Date of Birth: August 12, 1916
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Sunday, September 21, 2003
Place of Death: her residence
Place of Burial: Catfish Creek Baptist Church Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, September 23, 2003, page 5A, col. 1, 2 and 3 


Name: Billy Joe Floyd
Parents: Joseph Floyd and Mary Kirby Floyd
Spouse: Doris Ann Floyd
Date of Birth: December 15, 1938
Place of Birth: Robeson County
Date of Death: Wednesday, September 17, 2003
Place of Death: St. Eugene Medical Center
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, September 23, 2003, page 5A, col. 3    


Name: James Blenn Haselden
Date of Birth/Age: Age 28
Place of Birth: of Dillon
Date of Death: found Saturday
Place of Death: Dillon    
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, September 23, 2003, page 1, col. 3 


Name:  Voncille Mitchell McDonald
Parents: Medwin Leroy Mitchell and Rebecca Ward Nance
Spouse: J. Milton McDonald
Date of Birth: August 30, 1922
Place of Birth: Fairmont, Robeson County, NC
Date of Death: September 11, 2003
Place of Burial: Service at Main Street Methodist Church in Dillon
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, September 25, 2003, page5A, col. 1, 2, 3 and 4  


Name: Ben C. Lester
Parents: Clovis Barfield Lester and Charlie T. Lester
Date of Birth: December 19, 1948
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Tuesday, September 23, 2003
Place of Death: St. Eugene Medical Center
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, September 25, 2003, page5A, col. 4  


Name: Troy Hare
Parents: Will and Mae Gunter Hare
Spouse: Ruby H. Hare
Date of Birth: February 5, 1924
Place of Birth: Marlboro County
Date of Death: Monday, September 22, 2003
Place of Death: St. Eugene Medical Center
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, September 25, 2003, page5A, col. 4 and 5   


Name: Curlie Strickland Mercer
Date of Birth/Age: Age 82
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death: Sunny Acres Nursing Home
Place of Burial: Cherry Grove Baptist Church Cemetery in Cerro Gordo
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, September 25, 2003, page5A, col. 5 and 6   


Name: Bernice Danner Minton
Parents: Rev. Troy and Vertie Hayes Danner
Spouse: David Edward Minton
Date of Birth: January 7, 1915
Place of Birth: Watauga County
Date of Death: Wednesday, September 24, 2003
Place of Death: Dillon
Place of Burial: Danner Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, September 30, 2003, page 5A, col. 3 and 4 


Name: Ida Mae Williams Turner
Parents: Ashley Curtis Williams and Mary Frances Sanford Williams
Spouse: Babe Turner
Date of Birth: January 25, 1919
Place of Birth: Richmond County, NC
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death: Carolinas Hospital
Place of Burial: Services at Dillon Church of God
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, September 30, 2003, page 5A, col. 4 and 5  


Name: Pamela Joyce Cook
Parents: Donald McDowell and Joyce Coleman Rogers
Spouse: Lester Worth Cook
Date of Birth: December 22, 1959
Place of Birth: Florence County
Date of Death: Thursday, September 25, 2005
Place of Death: Loris Community Hospital
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, September 30, 2003, page 5A, col. 5 and 6   


Name: Lester L. Webster
Date of Birth/Age: Age 68
Date of Death: Wednesday, September 24
Place of Death: a Florence hospital
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, September 30, 2003, page 5A, col. 6   


OCTOBER


Name: Daisy Adams Graham
Parents: Robert T. Adams and Annie Elkins Adams
Date of Birth: August, 14, 1897
Place of Birth: Elkton, NC
Date of Death: Tuesday
Place of Death: St. Eugene Medical Center
Place of Burial: Evergreen Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, October 2, 2003, page 5A, col. 1   


Name: Bernice Danner Minton
Parents: Rev. Troy and Vertie Hayes Danner
Spouse: David Edward Minton
Date of Birth: January 7, 1915
Place of Birth: Watauga County
Date of Death: Wednesday, September 24, 2003
Place of Death: her daughters home in Dillon
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, October 2, 2003, page 5A, col. 1 and 2  


Name: James Michael ‘Bo’ Horne
Parents: James Everette and Grace King Horne
Date of Birth/Age: Age 50
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Monday, September 29, 2003
Place of Death: St. Eugene Medical Center
Place of Burial: Lake View Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, October 2, 2003, page 5A, col. 2 and 3   


Name: John William McInnis
Parents: Mark Jackson McInnis and Evelyn Lester McInnis
Spouse: Aileen Lane McInnis
Date of Birth/Age: Age 64
Place of Birth: Dillon
Date of Death: Sunday, September 28, 2003
Place of Death: McLeod Regional Medical Center
Place of Burial: Palmetto Memorial Gardens
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, October 2, 2003, page 5A, col. 3  


Name: Nellie Jane Page
Parents: Elly and Ruth Elliott Page
Date of Birth/Age: Age 68
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Sunday, September 28, 2003
Place of Death: St. Eugene Medical Center
Place of Burial: Bear Swamp Baptist Church Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, October 2, 2003, page 5A, col. 3  


Name: Janie Agnes Lester Campbell
Parents: Jim Lester and Kate Lane Lester
Spouse: Rogers T. Campbell
Date of Birth: September 1, 1621
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Sunday, October 5, 2003
Place of Death: Pines Nursing Home
Place of Burial: Oakland United Methodist Church Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, October 7, 2003, page 5A, col. 1 and 2   


Name: Linda Faye Hyatt
Parents: Luther Carter and Ruth Turner Carter
Date of Birth: October 1, 1951
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Wednesday, October 1, 2003
Place of Death: MUSC in Charleston
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, October 7, 2003, page 5A, col. 2 and 3 


Name: William A. ‘Bill’ Vile
Spouse: Helen Christmas Vile
Date of Birth/Age: Age 66
Place of Birth: of Fayetteville, NC
Date of Death: October 4
Place of Death: Womack Army Hospital, Fort Bragg
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery (US Army, Vietnam)
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, October 7, 2003, page 5A, col. 3, 4 and 5 


Name: Josephine Sports Sweatt
Parents: Joe and Lily Mae Turner Strickland
Spouse: Wallie Sweatt (as published)
Date of Birth: October 2, 1920
Place of Birth: Marlboro County
Date of Death: Monday, October 6, 2003
Place of Death: a Dillon Hospital
Place of Burial: Piney Grove Freewill Baptist Church Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, October 7, 2003, page 5A, col. 5 and 6 and Thursday, October 9, page 5A, col. 4 and 5
 

Name: Frank Altman
Parents: Grover Altman and Blanche Stanton Altman
Date of Birth/Age: Age 45
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death: St. Eugene Medical Center
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, October 7, 2003, page 5A, col. 6   


Name: James Henry Davis, Jr.
Parents: James Henry Davis, Sr. and Girline Bourgoins Davis (as published)
Spouse: Eula Mae ‘Sue’ Davis
Date of Birth: February 9, 1955
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Wednesday
Place of Death: his residence
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, October 9, 2003, page 5A, col. 2 and 3 and Tuesday, October 14, page 5A, col. 2 and 3  


Name: Mary L. Biggs
Spouce:  Harvey Biggs (hbm)
Date of Birth/Age: Age 94, Born May 30, 1909 (hbm)
Date of Death: Tuesday, October 7, 2003
Place of Death: McLeod Regional Center in Florence
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, October 9, 2003, page 5A, col. 3 and 4  


Name: Norman Richard Smith
Date of Death: Wednesday, October 1, 2003
Place of Burial: Memorial at St. Luke United Methodist Church    AA
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, October 9, 2003, page 5A, col. 5  


Name: Elizabeth ‘Lizzie’ Grantham Elvington   
Parents: Abram Grantham and Alice Perritt McDonald Grantham
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Wednesday, October 8, 2003
Place of Burial: Lake View Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, October 14, 2003, page 5A, col. 1 and 2   


Name: Doyle McKay Beanblossom, Jr.
Parents: Evelyn Slayton Beanblossom and Doyle McKay Beanblossom, Sr.
Date of Birth: September 10, 1951
Place of Birth: Marion County
Date of Death: Thursday, October 9, 2003
Place of Death: McLeod Regional Medical Center
Place of Burial: Holloways Baptist Church Cemetery in Lexington, NC 
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, October 14, 2003, page 5A, col. 3 and 4  


Name: Thomas Michael ‘Tommy’ Ross
Parents: Dorothy Rush Ross and Oscar Blease ‘O. B.’ Ross
Date of Birth: November 10, 1946
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Friday, October 10, 2003
Place of Death: Myrtle Beach
Place of Burial: Evergreen Cemetery Mausoleum
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, October 14, 2003, page 5A, col. 4   


Name: John Leonard Howell
Date of Birth/Age: Age 69
Date of Death: Saturday, October 11, 2003
Place of Death: Manor House of Olanta
Place of Burial: Mt. Holly Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, October 14, 2003, page 5A, col. 4  


Name: Carl Bethea    
Parents: Hector and Maggie Bethea
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Tuesday, October 7, 2003
Place of Burial: Elizabeth Heights Cemetery in Lumberton, NC    AA
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, October 16, 2003, page 5A, col. 4  


Name: Joyce Carter Shackelford
Parents: Neal Andrew Carter and Alma Huggins Carter
Date of Birth: May 4, 1943
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Monday, October 13, 2003
Place of Death: her residence
Place of Burial: Huggins Family Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, October 16, 2003, page 5A, col. 4 and 5   


Name: Louise Caulder Hyatt    
Parents: Robert Caulder and Minnie Clark Caulder
Date of Birth: September 28, 1915
Place of Birth: Marion County
Date of Death: Monday, October 13, 2003
Place of Death: Commander Nursing Home in Florence
Place of Burial: Beulah Baptist Church Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, October 16, 2003, page 5A, col. 5   


Name: Shirby Wade McLeod
Parents: Mack and Hallie Wade
Spouse: J. D. McLeod
Date of Birth/Age: 
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Friday, October 10, 2003
Place of Burial: Rest Haven Cemetery    AA
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, October 16, 2003, page 5A, col. 5 and 6  


Name:  Barbara Ann McCormick    
Parents: Thomas E. Flowers and Kanawha McDaniel Flowers
Spouse: Thad McCormick
Date of Birth: January 21, 1935
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Thursday, October 16, 2003
Place of Death: McLeod Regional Medical Center
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday October 21, 2003, page 5A, col. 3  


Name: George L. ‘Toby’ McCormick    
Parents: George W. McCormick and Erline Richardson McCormick
Spouse: Susan Turbeville McCormick
Date of Birth: January 15, 1936
Place of Birth: Horry County
Date of Death: Thursday, October 16, 2003
Place of Death: St. Eugene Medical Center
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday October 21, 2003, page 5A, col. 3 and 4   


Name: Crystal Dawn Hayes
Parents: Paul and Barbara Davis Hayes
Date of Birth: June 30, 1974
Place of Birth: Aurora, Illinois
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday October 21, 2003, page 5A, col. 4 and 5 


Name: Raymond ‘Son’ Huggins, Jr.
Parents: Beulah Jackson Huggins and Raymond Huggins, Sr.
Spouse: Martha B. Huggins
Date of Birth: June 5, 1943
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Sunday
Place of Death: his residence
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday October 21, 2003, page 5A, col. 5 


Name: John Leonard Howell
Parents: Joe and Sallie Howell
Date of Birth: July 25, 1934
Date of Death: Saturday, October 11, 2003
Place of Death: The Manor House in Olanta, SC
Place of Burial: Mount Holly Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, October 23, 2003, page 5A, col. 5  


Name: Ida L. Lanier
Parents: Julian Clyde and Flora Lupo
Date of Birth: June 24, 1906
Place of Birth: native of Dillon, SC
Date of Death: Saturday, October 18, 2003
Place of Death: Southern Senior Living Center
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, October 23, 2003, page 5A, col. 5   


Name: Mildred Hayes Coward
Parents: Bennie Odell Hayes and Ida McKenzie Hayes
Spouse: L. B. ‘Buddy’ Coward
Date of Birth: January 20, 1927
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Tuesday, October 21, 2003
Place of Death: St. Eugene Medical Center
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, October 23, 2003, page 5A, col. 5 and 6  


Name: Sarah Elizabeth Carter Snipes
Parents: Hamer LeGrand Carter and Annie Cox Carter
Date of Birth: July 19, 1926
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Wednesday, October 22, 2003
Place of Death: her residence
Place of Burial: Oakland Methodist Church
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, October 28, 2003, page 5A, col. 3  


Name: Mary Elma Moody
Parents: Jesse Cicero Moody and Mary Elizabeth Edwards Moody
Spouse: Avery Tapley Moody, Sr.
Date of Birth: June 19, 1908
Place of Birth: Marion County
Date of Death: Services Wednesday
Place of Burial: Evergreen Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, October 28, 2003, page 5A, col. 4 and 5 


Name: Rubye Lindler Zimmerman
Parents: Joseph Gatlin and Betty Miller Lindler
Spouse: Daniel Monroe Zimmerman
Date of Birth/Age: Age 94
Place of Birth: Saluda County
Date of Death: Sunday, October 26, 2003
Place of Burial: Forest Lawn Memorial Park
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, October 28, 2003, page 5A, col.4 and 5    


Name: Howard Lewis Chavis, Sr.
Parents: Howard Chavis and Magnolia C. Chavis
Date of Birth: August 19, 1927
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Sunday, October 26, 2003
Place of Death: his residence
Place of Burial: Leland Grove Freewill Baptist Church Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, October 28, 2003, page 5A, col. 5   


Name: Estelle Hayes Scott
Parents: Wheeler and Lillie Mae Price Hayes
Spouse: Ernest Scott
Date of Birth/Age: Age 76
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Saturday, October 25, 2003
Place of Death: Sunny Acres Nursing Home
Place of Burial: Bermuda Church Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, October 28, 2003, page 10A, col.1and 2  


Name: Evelyn Byrd Parnell
Parents: Harlie and Sallie Herring Byrd
Spouse: Robert Parnell
Date of Birth: May 30, 1955
Place of Birth: Marion County
Date of Death: October 24, 2003
Place of Burial: Rose Hill Cemetery in Marion
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, October 28, 2003, page 5A, col. 2 and 3 


Name: Abigail Patience Mew
Parents: Reverend Jeremy and Anna Katherine Bass Mew
Date of Birth: August 18, 2003
Place of Birth: Chattanooga, Tennessee
Date of Death: Monday, October 27, 2003
Place of Death: Cleveland, Tennessee residence
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, October 30, 2003, page 5A, col. 1 and 2   


Name: Agnes Wilkes
Date of Birth: March 17, 1951
Place of Birth: Dillon County 
Date of Death: Sunday, October 26, 2003
Place of Death: his residence
Place of Burial: Oak Grove Church of God Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, October 30, 2003, page 5A, col. 2, 3 and 4  


Name: Malcolm McLeod George, Sr.
Parents: Lide Berry George and Edna Earle McLeod George
Spouse: Anne H. Rogers
Date of Birth: February 14, 1941
Place of Birth: Marion County
Date of Death: Monday, October 27, 2003
Place of Death: his residence
Place of Burial: his residence in Latta
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, October 30, 2003, page 5A, col. 4   


Name: Catherine Rogers Calhoun
Parents: Archie Boyd Rogers and Carrie Edwards Rogers
Spouse: John Caldwell Calhoun, Jr.
Date of Birth: August 6, 1916
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Friday, October 10, 2003
Place of Death: McLeod Regional Medical Center
Place of Burial: Cedardale Cemetery, Mullins, SC
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, October 30, 2003, page 5A, col. 4, 5 and 6


Name: Marvin Smith
Parents: Wade and Margaret Smith
Spouse: Deputy Johnnie M. Smith
Place of Burial: Services Saturday, November 1 at Manning Baptist Church
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, October 30, 2003, page 5A, col. 6   


NOVEMBER


Name: Leonard Horne
Parents: Vol Horne and Effie Goff Horne Owens
Spouse: Alberta McDaniel Horne
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: September 16, 1917
Place of Death: Thursday October 30, 2003
Place of Burial: McLeod Regional Medical Center
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday November 4, 2003, page 5A, col. 3 & 4


Name: Dr. John L. McLucas       
Parents: John L. McLucas and Viola Conley McLucas
Spouse: Patricia Knapp
Date of Birth/Age: Age 82
Date of Death: December 1, 2002
Place of Burial:  McLucas Cemetery, Clio
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday November 4, 2003, page 5A, col. 4


Name: Lona Pittman Cooke             
Spouse: Roy S. Cooke
Date of Birth/Age: Age 87
Place of Birth:  Ash, N. C. native
Date of Death: Thursday October 30, 2003
Place of Death: Woodbury Wellness Center, Hampstead, N. C.
Place of Burial: New Britton Baptist Church Cemetery, Ash, N. C.
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday November 4, 2003, page 5A, col. 5 


Name: Coolidge Dial
Parents: Clifton Dial, Sr. and Ada Jones
Spouse:  Delphie “Honey” Brayboy
Date of Birth: July 9, 1925
Place of Birth:  Robeson County
Date of Death: Wednesday October 29, 2003
Place of Death: his residence
Place of Burial: Union Light Baptist Church Cemetery, Maxton, N. C.
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday November 4, 2003, page 5A, col. 6  


Name: William Ray “Chubby” McCray
Date of Birth/Age: Age 37
Date of Death: Monday, November 3, 2003
Place of Death: Pitt Memorial Hospital
Place of Burial: Mills Memorial Garden Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, November 11, 2003, page 4  


Name: Bobby Eugene Lane    
Parents: Cora Cain Lane and Roy Pittman Lane
Spouse: Linda Gayle Lane
Date of Birth: July 15, 1946
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Sunday, November 9, 2003
Place of Death: his residence
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery (US Army Vietnam War)
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, November 13, 2003, page 5A, col. 2, 3 and 4 


Name: Bettie Ivey Cook    
Parents: Murdock and Mollie Sealey Cook
Date of Birth/Age: Age 92
Place of Birth: Robeson County
Date of Death: November 11, 2003
Place of Death: Southeastern Medical Center
Place of Burial: Bear Swamp Baptist Church Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, November 13, 2003, page 5A, col. 4 and 5 


Name: Lois Smith Garris
Parents: Colbert Resser and Etha Legette Smith
Spouse: Lester Garris
Date of Birth/Age: Age 69
Place of Birth: Robeson County
Date of Death: Sunday, November 16, 2003
Place of Death: her home
Place of Burial: Bear Swamp Baptist Church Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, November 18, 2003, page 5A, col. 2  


Name: Richard Lanier Roberts
Parents: Dolly Mincey Rogers and Frank Roberts
Spouse: Frances Mae Rogers of Conway
Date of Birth: February 12, 1933
Place of Birth: Horry County
Date of Death: Wednesday, November 12, 2003
Place of Death: Loris Community Hospital
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, November 18, 2003, page 5A, col. 2 and 3  


Name: George Franklin Murphy
Parents: Frank and Ruby Murphy
Spouse: Mildred B. Murphy
Date of Birth: May 2, 1930
Place of Birth: Augusta, GA.
Date of Death: Thursday
Place of Death: McLeod Regional Medical Center
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery (US Army)
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, November 18, 2003, page 5A, col. 3 and 4 


Name: Arthur Clifton Hyatt
Date of Birth/Age: Age 85 
Date of Death: Friday, November 14, 2003
Place of Death: St. Eugene Medical Center
Place of Burial: Huggins Family Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, November 18, 2003, page 5A, col. 4  


Name: Jeffrey Scott Stricter
Parents: Reverend David and Gaye Stricter
Date of Birth: May 26, 1966
Place of Birth: Pittsburg, Pennsylvania
Date of Death: November 13, 2003
Place of Burial: Glendale Springs, North Carolina
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, November 20, 2003, page 5A, col. 4  


Name: Horace Allen (Al) Coates
Parents: Marvin Edward Coates and Hapsy Louise (Hulon) Coates
Date of Birth/Age: Age 57
Place of Birth: Dillon
Date of Death: Monday, November 17, 2003
Place of Death: Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Martinsburg, West Virginia
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, November 20, 2003, page 5A, col. 4, 5 and 6


Name: Daisy Price Rouse    
Parents: Andrew Price and Nellie Hayes Price
Date of Birth/Age: Age 87
Date of Death: Wednesday, November 19, 2003
Place of Death: her residence
Place of Burial: Buffalo Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, November 25, 2003, page 5A, col. 2, 3 and 4  


Name: James E. Gotwals
Parents: Dr. and Mrs. John Elmer Gotwals
Spouse: Harriet
Date of Birth/Age: November 13, 1921
Place of Birth: Phoenixville, Pennsylvania
Date of Death: Sunday, November 23
Place of Death: St. Eugene Medical Center
Place of Burial: Memorial service at Main Street Methodist Church (WW II Navy)
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, November 27, 2003, page 5A, col. 1  


Name: Bessie Jackson Cox    
Parents: Arthur J. and Helen Lane Jackson
Spouse: Harvey D. Cox
Date of Birth: November 8, 1909
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Saturday, November 22, 2003
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, November 27, 2003, page 5A, col. 1 and 2  


Name: Douglas Wise
Parents: Wade Watson and Carrie Blackmon Wise
Date of Birth/Age: Age 76
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Saturday, November 22, 2003
Place of Death: St. Eugene Medical Center
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, November 27, 2003, page 5A, col. 2  


Name: David Carroll Bracey    
Parents: Helen Lane Wiggins and Owen Kinard Brogdon and adopted father, Marvin Carmichael Bracey
Spouse: Kathy Caulder Bracey
Date of Birth: July 13, 1958
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Saturday, November 22, 2003
Place of Death: St. Eugene Medical Center
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, November 27, 2003, page 5A, col. 2 and 3 


Name: W. C. Caulder
Parents: Tom Caulder and Janie Cook Caulder
Spouse: Lizzie Sweat Caulder
Date of Birth: May 30, 1926
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death: his residence
Place of Burial: Sardis Baptist Church Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, November 27, 2003, page 5A, col. 3  

 
DECEMBER


Name: Ann Flowers Perritt
Parents: Blondell Miller Flowers and Kermit Boyd Flowers, Sr. 
Spouse: Bobby Perritt
Date of Birth/Age: Age 70
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Friday, November 28, 2003
Place of Death: Saint Eugene Medical Center
Place of Burial: Lake View Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, December 2, 2003, page 5A, col. 2


Name: Geneva Rising Ivey
Parents: Wilmer Rising and Magnolia Rising
Date of Birth: September 3, 1914
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Monday, November 24, 2003
Place of Death: her residence
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, December 2, 2003, page 5A, col. 2 and 3   


Name: Mildred Usher Schaefer
Parents: Samuel Usher and Pearl Pate Usher
Spouse: F. K. Schaefer
Date of Birth: April 13, 1909
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Wednesday, November 26, 2003
Place of Death: Pines Nursing Home
Place of Burial: Evergreen Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, December 2, 2003, page 5A, col. 3 and 4  


Name: Rocky Cox
Parents: Mickey Wiggins and Lorie Ann Cox Timmons
Date of Birth/Age: Age 23
Place of Birth: Dillon
Date of Death: Friday, November 28, 2003
Place of Burial: Bethesda Southern Methodist Church Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, December 2, 2003, page 5A, col. 4  


Name: Lonnie Auston Hamilton, Jr.
Parents: Lonnie Auston Hamilton, Sr.
Spouse: Betty Hamilton
Date of Birth: June 14, 1926
Place of Birth: Marion County
Date of Death: Saturday
Place of Death: his residence
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery (U.S. Navy veteran)
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, December 2, 2003, page 10A, col. 1 and 2  


Name: Coleen Allen Howell
Parents: Isaiah Herbert Allen and Minnie Moore Allen
Spouse: Charles Homer Howell
Date of Birth: October 18, 1924
Place of Birth: Conway
Date of Death: Wednesday, December 3, 2003
Place of Death: Marion County Medical Center
Place of Burial: Cedardale Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, December 4, 2003, page 5A, col. 4, 5 and 6   


Name: Ralph Thomas White
Parents: Ruth Jackson White and Thomas White
Spouse: Margaret Hinson White
Date of Birth: August 25, 1944
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Thursday, December 4, 2003
Place of Death: his residence
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery (US Navy Veteran)
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, December 9, 2003, page 5A, col. 3  


Name: Robert Joseph Moody
Parents: Robert Manning Moody and Annie Wiggins Moody
Date of Birth: September 30, 1934
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Sunday, December 7, 2003
Place of Death: McLeod Regional Medical Center
Place of Burial: Mount Calvary Baptist Church Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, December 9, 2003, page 5A, col. 3 and 4  


Name: William ‘Clyde’ Byrd (Pop Byrd)
Parents: Aaron” Iron” Byrd and Polly Ann Hulon
Spouse: Katie Caulder Byrd
Date of Birth: April 15, 1922
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Wednesday, December 3, 2003
Place of Death: his home
Place of Burial: Old Hillside Cemetery in Laurinburg
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, December 9, 2003, page 5A, col. 4 and 5 


Name: Geraldine Miller Hufford
Parents: Jesse C. Miller and Hannah Horne
Place of Birth: of Dillon County
Date of Death: December 2
Place of Burial: Memorial service at Piney Grove Baptist Church
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, December 11, 2003, page 5A, col. 3 


Name: Zelda Louise Rowell
Parents: James Long and Bessie Moody
Date of Birth: April 30, 1948
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Monday, December 8, 2003
Place of Death: her residence
Place of Burial: private funeral
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, December 16, 2003, page 5A, col. 4  


Name: Roy W. Hulon
Parents: Johnny M. Hulon and Ilar Lane Hulon
Spouse: Olah Mae Love Hulon
Date of Birth: August 28, 1915
Place of Birth: Marlboro County
Date of Death: Wednesday, December 10, 2003
Place of Death: Sunny Acres Nursing Home
Place of Burial: Evergreen Cemetery Mausoleum
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, December 16, 2003, page 5A, col. 4 and 5  


Name: Franklin Douglas Martin
Parents: Watson Martin and Doris Miller Martin
Spouse: Marie Martin
Date of Birth: June 12, 1942
Place of Birth: Dillon County
Date of Death: Thursday, December 11, 2003
Place of Death: St. Eugene Medical Center
Place of Burial: Riverside Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, December 16, 2003, page 5A, col. 5 and 6  


Name: William Garth K. Ivey
Parents: Kenneth George and Nancy Ann Bogart Ivey
Date of Birth/Age: Age 11
Place of Birth: Dillon
Date of Death: Sunday, December 14, 2003
Place of Death: Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston
Place of Burial: Lake View Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, December 18, 2003, page 5A, col. 3 and 4 


Name: Grace McLennan Carmichael    
Parents: Kenneth and Anna McLennan
Spouse: Maurice E. Carmichael
Date of Birth: September 30, 1906
Place of Birth: Alamo, GA.
Date of Death: Sunday, December 14, 2003
Place of Death: McLeod Regional Medical Center
Place of Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Thursday, December 18, 2003, page 5A, col. 4 and 5  


Name: David Gaston Burney, Jr.
Parents: David Gaston Burney, Sr. and Sophie Brumble Burney
Spouse: Edna Jackson Burney
Date of Birth: November 4, 1920
Place of Birth: of Rowland
Date of Death: Monday, December 22, 2003
Place of Death: his home
Place of Burial: Service at First Baptist Church in Rowland (WW II)
Source and date of issue: The Dillon Herald, Dillon, SC, Tuesday, December 30, 2003, page 5A, col. 2, 3 and 4