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Michael Lee Lyman

Dateline – Joanna, South Carolina Michael Lee Lyman, age 73, passed away Wednesday, June 15, 2022 at the Hospice House of Laurens County. He was born June 18, 1948 in Wellsville, NY, and was a son of the late Morris Roscoe Lyman, Jr., and Doris Hanks Lyman. Mr. Lyman was retired from the construction industry…

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A2 Exterminators Grand Opening Ribbon Cutting

The Laurens County Chamber of Commerce held a grand opening ribbon cutting celebration on Wednesday, June 8, in the City of Laurens for A2 Exterminators. Chamber President/CEO Amanda Munyan and City of Laurens Mayor Nathan Senn expressed their excitement for the success and growth of this business. Co-owners Brian Steele, Jason Adams and Conner Mason…

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Clara Hill Combs

Cross Hill, South Carolina Clara Hill Combs, 78, resident of Cross Hill, widow of Harrison Tyler Combs, Jr., passed away Sunday, June 12, 2022 at NHC of Laurens. Born September 12, 1943, in Moncks Corner, she was a daughter of the late Joseph B. And Clara Wells Hill. She was a graduate of Clinton High…

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James Alex Babb

Enoree, South Carolina James Alex Babb, age 87, husband of Patricia Banks Babb, of Enoree, passed away on June 10, 2022, at McCall Hospice House. Born in Hickory Tavern, he was a son of the late Ralph and Nellie Stallings Babb. Alex was a U.S. Army and National Guard Veteran and was a member of…

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President’s, Dean’s and Awards Lists

Samford University Spring 2022 Semester Dean’s List BIRMINGHAM, AL (06/09/2022)– Samford University recognizes 1,720 students named to the 2022 spring semester Dean’s List. To qualify for the dean’s list, a student must have earned a minimum 3.5 grade point average out of a possible 4.0 while attempting at least 12 credit hours of coursework. The…

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Grace Wilson Brewington

Laurens, South Carolina Grace Wilson Brewington, age 86, of Laurens, S.C., and wife of Robert A. Brewington, passed away on Wednesday, June 8, 2022, having been visited by her family and friends before entering eternal rest. Born on June 6, 1936, in Fitzgerald, GA, she was a daughter of the late Robert and Rachel Busby…

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Rosa Mary Ashmore Threatt Foshee

Dateline – Laurens, South Carolina Rosa Mary (Rosemary) Ashmore Threatt Foshee, age 79, of Laurens, and formerly of Clinton, went to be with her Lord and Saviour on Wednesday, June 8, 2022. She was the daughter of Albert Monroe Ashmore and Sue Pearl Wells Ashmore. She was preceded in death by her parents; her five…

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Richard B. Edwards

Laurens, South Carolina Richard B. Edwards, age 89, husband of the late Ruth Smith Edwards, resident of Martha Franks Retirement Community and formerly of Lemon Tree Trail, passed away on Tuesday, June 7, 2022, at PRISMA Health Laurens County Hospital. Born in Laurens, he was a son of the late Horace B. and Alma Riddle…

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Lona Smith Ladd

Dateline – Laurens, South Carolina Lona Smith Ladd, age 74, widow of Howard C. Ladd, II, passed away peacefully at home, June 7, 2022. She was born May 29, 1948 in Lexington, SC and was a daughter of the late David Hope and the late Eula Miles Smith. “Grandma” had a profound effect on her…

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Thomas Lumley

Greenwood, South Carolina Thomas Lumley, 91, resident of 201 Olde Puckett’s Ferry Road, widower of Edwina Hardee Lumley, passed away Monday, June 6, 2022, at his home. Born April 18, 1931, in Greenwood, he was a son of the late Harold and Camille Jennings Lumley, Sr. He was a graduate of Greenwood High School and…

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