Area Obituaries

Rebecca Jane Fields

Dateline – Clinton, South Carolina Rebecca Jane Fields (Perry) was born March 3, 1954 to Arden Leo Perry and Marjorie Ann Moore Moran whom she joined in heaven on June 20, 2020. She was mother to Mechelle Perry, Nicole Bishop, and Jennifer Bishop (deceased). She was survived by her husband Jimmy Lane Moore; sister Joyce…

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James Earl Hughes

Laurens, South Carolina James Earl Hughes, 68, of 508 Conway Ave. and husband of Mary Hleva Hughes passed away Sunday, June 14, 2020, at his home. Born in Spartanburg, he was the son of the late Roy and Opal Gray Hughes. Mr. Hughes was retired from Inman Mills. In addition to his wife, he is…

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Billy McKee

Dateline: Gray Court, South Carolina James William “Billy” McKee, 87, resident of 17227 Hwy. 101 South widower of Beatrice Ridgeway McKee passed away Friday June 12, 2020 at Greenville Memorial Hospital. Born in Abbeville, SC he was a son of the late John Thomas McKee and Eleanor McIlwain McKee. Billy was a retired textile employee…

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Johnny Burnett Townsend

Laurens, South Carolina Johnny Burnett Townsend, 85, of 196 Fleming Mill Rd. and husband of Brenda Hartline Townsend, passed away Wednesday, June 10, 2020, at his home. Born in Laurens, he was a son of the late Thomas Ulus and Lina Gentry Townsend. A SCNG veteran, he was retired from Torrington where he was employed…

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Richard “Dick” Eugene Taylor

Richard “Dick” Eugene Taylor, 64, widow of Brenda Barnett Taylor, went to be with the Lord, Tuesday, June 9, 2020. Mr. Taylor was born in Racine, WI to the late Donald Richard Taylor and Isabelle Hughes Taylor. He was a deeply loving man who loved his wife, children and grandchildren more than words can say.…

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Russell Alfred Warner, Sr.

Dateline – Clinton, South Carolina Russell Alfred Warner, Sr. entered into heaven from the loving presence of his family on Friday, May 29, 2020. Russell was the fifth of seven children and was born in 1935 in Little Rock, Arkansas to James and Prudence Warner. Russell married his long time sweetheart and love of his…

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Juan Gary Pittman

Dateline – Laurens, South Carolina Juan Gary Pittman, age 70 of 33 Caribou Drive, passed Friday, May 29, 2020 at his home. He was born in Greenville and was a son of the late Toy Eli and Exie Mae Stamey Pittman. Mr. Pittman is survived by his special friend, Jacqueline Hill; brothers, Luther Pittman, Dores…

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Howard Ray Johnson

Dateline – Laurens, South Carolina Howard Ray Johnson was born on August 22, 1966 in Laurens County Hospital, and passed away Thursday, May 28, 2020. He was a resident of Laurens, SC and the son to the late Tommy Johnson, Sr. and Ray Johnson Howard. He was a self-employed Carpenter who loved fishing, hunting, and…

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Betty-Neal Derrick Moore

Dateline-Laurens, South Carolina Betty-Neal Moore, 93, of 129 Sherwood Forest, Laurens, SC passed away peacefully at the Hospice of Laurens County. Born in Newberry, SC, she was the daughter of James Keifer and Elizabeth Mims Derrick. She was preceded in death by her husband of 55 years, Cary Parker Moore. Betty-Neal was a graduate of…

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Ethel Campbell

Dateline: Gray Court, South Carolina Ethel Virginia Cannon Campbell, 75, went to be with the Lord on Sunday, May 24, 2020. Ms. Campbell was born in Laurens to the late William Otis Cannon and Ethel Virginia Hardin Cannon. She was a member of the Red Hat Society and Hickory Tavern Church of God. Surviving are…

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