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James Kenneth “Ken” Hughes

James Kenneth “Ken” Hughes, 92, went to be with the Lord on Friday, December 2, 2022. Mr. Hughes was born in Laurens to the late Sanders Hughes and Mary Lois Norris Hughes. He was a Korean War veteran of the US Marine Corps and a retired veteran of the US Air Force. Following his military…

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War Stories: Clinton honors city’s veterans

Clinton, South Carolina – Charles Nally was a young Army soldier in West Germany when he faced his most dangerous day of service completely by mistake. The Clinton resident, now 88, was out with fellow soldiers in the early 1950s on a border patrol when a commander sent sharp orders to return. “We’d gone into…

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Fred Wylie Steen, Jr.

Fred Wylie Steen, Jr., 63, husband of Marilyn Stoddard Steen for 26 years, went to be with the Lord on Wednesday, January 5, 2022. Mr. Steen was born in Lubbock, TX, to Fred Wylie Steen, Sr. and the late Marla Jane Smith Wright. Fred was a veteran of the US Marine Corps. He owned and…

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