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Vivian Nelson Coats

Dateline – Laurens, South Carolina Vivian Nelson Coats, age 81, passed away Wednesday, January 11, 2023 at her home. She was born August 9, 1941 in Clinton, SC and was a daughter of the late Lawrence Addison Nelson, Sr. and Amanda Cleo Bailey Nelson. Mrs. Coats was the Church Secretary at Bellview Baptist Church for…

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Richard Giles Sanders

Dateline – Clinton, South Carolina Richard Giles Sanders, age 76, passed away Saturday, August 14, 2021 at his home. He was born on October 19, 1944 and was the son of the late Roy L. Sanders and Nora Anderson Sanders. Mr. Sanders proudly served his country as a US Marine and was a Veteran of…

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John Harold Pate

Dateline – Clinton, South Carolina John Harold Pate, age 81, passed away Tuesday, May 25, 2021 at the Laurens County Hospice House. He was born in Yancy County, Swiss, NC on April 8, 1940 and was a son of the late William Grover Pate and Monervia Hensley Pate. John is survived by his wife, Brenda…

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Rev. Tony Ellis Crouch

Laurens, South Carolina Rev. Tony Ellis Crouch, 73, of 435 Hood Creek Road and husband of Mary Ann Phillips Crouch, passed away Wednesday, March 10, 2021, at Spartanburg Hospital for Restorative Care. Born in Greenwood, he was the son of the late Joseph Ellis and Myrtis Nell Brewington Crouch. Tony pastored for over thirty-two years…

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