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Just Released Obits

Listed below are edited versions of obituaries received after the 2 p.m. Tuesday deadline. Each obituary will be available in its complete version in the upcoming week's print and online editions of The Laurens County Advertiser.

Thomas Lee Bagwell, age 76, of 203 Spruce Street, Clinton, passed away Saturday, August 13, 2016, at Greenville Memorial Hospital. He was born in Chester and was a son of the late John William and Sally Mae Willard Bagwell. A memorial service was held on Tuesday, August 16, at the Gray Funeral Home Chapel of Clinton. Condolences may be expressed online at www.grayfuneralhome.com.
Gray Funeral Home of Clinton

Pauline Summers Golightly, 90, of 196 Beech Branch Lane, Gray Court, passed away Monday, August 22, 2016, at her home. Born in Whitmire, she was a daughter of the late Lawrence Benjamin and Naomi Ruth Prather Summers. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m., Wednesday, August 24, at The Kennedy Mortuary Chapel. A private burial will be held at Laurens City Cemetery. The family will be at the residence and will receive friends at the mortuary from 10:00 to 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, prior to the service. Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.thekennedymortuary.com.

Raymond Edson Good, 93, formerly of Lisbon Rd., Mountville, passed away, Monday, August 8, 2016, at Greenville Memorial Hospital. Born in York County, he was a son of the late Raymond Lee and Nannie Lowry Good. Memorial services were held Friday, August 12, at Ora ARP Church. A private burial in the church cemetery will be held at a later date. Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.thekennedymortuary.com.

Charles Carrington Herbert (3/14/22 - 8/11/16) - A memorial service was held in Laurens at the Episcopal Church, Church of the Epiphany on Sunday, August 14, at 2:00.

Darlena Kay Hughes, of 130 Dagnall Circle, Laurens, passed away Monday, August 22, 2016 at the Hospice House of Laurens County. She was born in Laurens and was the daughter of the late Hilton Jones and Maggie Hughes. A memorial service will be held at a later date.

Jerry Martin Hughes, 68, of Jerry Hughes Drive, Gray Court, and a life-long resident of Laurens County, passed away Monday, August 8, 2016 at Greenville Memorial Hospital. Born in Laurens County, he was the son of the late Marcus A. and Jessie Riddle Hughes. Graveside services were held Thursday, August 11, at Gray Court Cemetery. Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.thekennedymortuary.com.

Melvin Watson "June" Lindley
Jr., age 84, of 7831 Neely Ferry Road, Laurens, passed away on Wednesday, August 3, 2016, at his home. Born in Laurens, he was a son of the late Melvin Watson Lindley Sr. and Lola Lee Tumblin Lindley. Graveside services were held Saturday, August 6, at Westview Memorial Park with Full Military Honors and Masonic Rites.

Curtis Carlee "Beef" Lothridge, age 56, of 1547 Hood Creek Road, Laurens, passed away on Tuesday, August 23, 2016, at Carolina Gardens of Laurens. He was the son of Mr. and Mrs. Claude E. Gable Jr. of Greenwood and the late Carlee Jarvis Lothridge. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Thursday, August 25, at Hickory Tavern Church of God with burial following in Greenwood Memorial Gardens. The family will be at the residence. Visitation will be held at The Kennedy Mortuary from 6:00-9:00 p.m. on Wednesday, August 24. Condolences may be expressed online at www.thekennedymortuary.com.

Ollie Mae Pulley McCuen, of Pelzer, passed away Tuesday, August 16, 2016, at Petra Assisted Living Home in McCormick. She was the daughter of the late William Leck and Virginia Davis Pulley. Graveside services were held Wednesday, Aug. 17, at Greenville Memorial Gardens.

James Edward McElhannon, 82, of 23649 Highway 76 East, Clinton, went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday evening, August 24, 2016. James was born a son of the late Bernice Katherine Prather McElhannon and James Grady McElhannon on April 22, 1934, in Clinton. The family is at the residence and will receive friends at Gray Funeral Home, Clinton, on Sunday, August 28, fropm 4:00­6:00 p.m. A celebration of James¹s life will be held at Eastside Baptist Church on Monday, August 29, at 3:00 p.m. with burial following the service at Pinelawn Memory Gardens, Clinton. Condolences may be sent to the family at www.grayfuneralhome.com.
Gray Funeral Home of Clinton

Wanda Kay Moore, age 56, passed away Tuesday, August 9, 2016 at the NHC of Clinton. She was born in Newberry and was the daughter of Gene Floyd and the late Elizabeth L. Floyd. Funeral services were held Friday, August 12, at the Gray Funeral Home Chapel in Clinton, followed by burial at Pinelawn Memory Gardens. Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.grayfuneralhome.com.
Gray Funeral Home of Clinton

Betty Sue Morgan, age 67, of 101 Hawkins Circle, Joanna, passed away at her home Friday, August 12, 2016. She was born in Batesburg and was a daughter of the late Mike Webster Warren and Bessie L. Goff. Funeral services were held Monday, August 15, at the Gray Funeral Home Chapel of Clinton, with burial at Pinelawn Memory Gardens. Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.grayfuneralhome.com.
Gray Funeral Home of Clinton

Ridgeway "R.B." Butler Satterfield, age 92, of 401 Forest Dr., Laurens, passed away on Sunday, Aug. 21, 2016 at his home. He was born in Owings and was a son of the late Butler E. and Tweetie Ridgeway Satterfield. Funeral services will be conducted Wednesday, August 24, at 11:00 a.m. at the Green Pond United Methodist Church and burial in the church cemetery with Masonic Rites. The family will receive friends from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. Tuesday, August 23, at the Gray Funeral Home of Laurens. Condolences may be expressed online at www.grayfuneralhome.com.
Gray Funeral Home of Laurens

Bryan Keith Strand "Rev. B ", 48, of Boiling Springs, passed away on August 16, 2016 at Spartanburg Regional Medical Center. He was the son of Frances May Strand and the late Jerry Strand. Memorial service were held Saturday, August 20, at JK Yarborough Mortuary Chapel. E-condolences may be sent online at www.yarboroughmortuary.com.
JK Yarborough Mortuary , 1225 Cross Anchor Hwy., Woodruff

Roger Lee Sumerel, 53, of 220 Freemont Ct., Woodruff, passed away Friday, August 19, 2016, at his home. Born in Laurens, he was a son of the late Winfred Eugene and Jessie Burns Sumerel. Memorial services will be held at 11:00 a.m., Wednesday, August 24, at Henderson Baptist Church. The family will be at their respective homes and will receive friends at the church from 10:00 am to 11:00 a.m. prior to the memorial service. Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.thekennedymortuary.com.

Clara Chaney Taylor, age 88, formerly of Gray Court, passed away Saturday, August 20, 2016 at the NHC of Laurens. She was born in Laurens and was the daughter of the late John L. and Helen Satterwhite Chaney. Funeral services were held Monday, August 22, 2016 at the Lanford Baptist Church with burial at the church cemetery. Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.grayfuneralhome.com.
Gray Funeral Home of Laurens

Ladelle Workman Weekes, 76, of Laurens passed away on August 19, 2016, after a brief battle with breast cancer. Mrs. Weekes born on February 4, 1940, and was the oldest daughter of the late Odell "DaddyBoy" Workman & Carrie Briggs Workman. A Celebration of Life Ceremony will be held Tuesday, September 6, at 11:00 a.m. at Second Baptist Church. The family will be at their respective homes and will receive friends at the church from 10:00 to 11:00 a.m. prior to the service. Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.thekennedymortuary.com.

Doris T. Wilbanks, 90, of Sterling House, 1408 Parkway, Greenwood, and formerly of 3614 Sharon Road, Charlotte, N.C., died Sunday, August 14, 2016 at the Hospice House. Born in Laurens, she was a daughter of the late Columbus T. and Lillie Dale Bishop Tunstall. Services were held Saturday, August 20, at Forest Lawn Cemetery in Laurens. Harley Funeral Home and Crematory (www.harleyfuneralhome.com) are in charge of arrangements.

 
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