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Hospice of Laurens County

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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Henry Burrell “Burl” Patterson

Dateline – Clinton, South Carolina Henry Burrell “Burl” Patterson, 82, husband of Margie Campbell Patterson, of Clinton, SC, passed away peacefully surrounded by his family on Sunday, May 1, 2022. He was born in Clinton, SC to the late Floyd and Early Gertha Spencer Patterson. Burl loved his family and cherished Sunday dinners. He was…

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Ted Williams Taylor

Dateline – Laurens, South Carolina Ted Williams Taylor, age 86, of Laurens, and husband of Doris Smith Taylor, passed away Thursday, March 24, 2022, at Hospice of Laurens County. Born in Laurens, he was the only child of the late William Carl and Josie Williams Taylor. Ted attended Clemson and was a member of First…

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Grace Leopard Osborne

Dateline – Clinton, South Carolina Grace Leopard Osborne, age 104, widow of Harold Cox, and Lee Roy Osborne, passed away Monday, March 7, 2022, at Hospice of Laurens County. Born May 31, 1917 in Oconee County, SC, she was a daughter of the late William Nathan and the late Martha Ann Smith Leopard. Mrs. Osborne…

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Annie Ruth “Anne” Stoddard Smith

Gray Court, South Carolina Annie Ruth “Anne” Stoddard Smith, age 100, of Gray Court, and widow of Eldon H. Smith, passed away on Sunday, February 27, 2022, at Martha Franks Baptist Retirement Community. Born in Fountain Inn, SC, she was a daughter of the late James Dennis Stoddard and Nannie Burdette Stoddard. Mrs. Smith retired…

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Terrilou Lane Woodard

Dateline – Mountville, South Carolina Terrilou Kay Lane Woodard, age 69, of Mountville, and wife of Donald “Pete” Woodard, passed away on Sunday, January 16, 2022, at her home. Born in Panama City, Florida, she was a daughter of the late Terry and Miriam Holmes Lane. She was a retired medical transcriber, an artist with…

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Patricia “Kathie” Barker

Dateline – Clinton, South Carolina Patricia “Kathie” Barker, age 74, passed away Wednesday, October 13, 2021 at the Hospice House of Laurens County. She was born August 12, 1947 and was a daughter of the late John W. Bledsoe and Katherine Crow Bledsoe. She was retired from the Clinton Mills and was a member of…

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Doves fly at FOTD as Hospice brings 400 cyclists to Clinton

Walt Willard and Claire Hamanaka of Hidden Lake at Cross Hill are typically riding along with other tandem bicyclists at rides like the Georgia Tandem Rally or the Southern Tandem Rally in Greenwood held in September.      This past Saturday, Aug. 10, however, they were among the 400 cyclists from Laurens County, across South Carolina,…

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