Obituaries Week of January 20, 2016




David Earle Shirley, 49, died Wednesday,  January 13, 2016.

Born in Pelzer, he was the son of David Victor Shirley and Gayle Dean Eades.

Surviving in addition to his parents are two brothers, Billy Seigler and Jimmy Seigler.

He was preceded in death by his twin brother Jimmy Ray Shirley.

Condolences may be offered at

A memorial service will be held at a later date.


Barbara Ann Russell Harbin, wife of Hugh Preston Harbin, Sr., of Williamston, died, January 11, 2016.

Born in Union, she was the daughter of Cecil Furman and Hattie Rhymer Russell.

Surviving are children, Beth Harbin Nichter of Greenville, Hugh Preston Harbin, Jr. of Williamston, Gregory Alan Harbin, Sr., of Rock Hill, and John Robert Harbin of Williamston; six grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren; three sisters, Revonda Thornton of Greenwood, Cecile Sprouse of Ninety Six, and Rachel Payne of Surfside Beach.

She was a Critical Care RN and a nursing instructor of Clinical Nursing Skills at the University of Alabama-Birmingham.

A celebration of life service was held Friday, January 15 at Reedy Fork Baptist Church in Greenville.

Memorials may be made to the charity of one’s choice.


Mary Elaine Shirley Stanley, 57, wife of Kenneth Reece Stanley, Jr., of Anderson, died January 13, 2016.

She was a daughter of Mary Edith Fleming Shirley and the late William Bruce Shirley.

Surviving in addition to her husband are, daughters, Aaron Elaine Smith of Beaufort and Kathryn Stanley Harris of Powdersville; three grandchildren; and brother, William Bruce Shirley, Jr. of Honea Path.

She was employed at Sargent Metal in Anderson.

Funeral services were held January 17 at Pruitt Funeral Home Chapel. Burial followed at Roberts Cemetery in Anderson.


Ronald “Ron” William Moulder, 72, husband of Bobbie Jean Chapman Moulder, of Ringgold, GA, died Saturday, January 16, 2016.

Born in Anderson County, he was a son of the late Lucas Carl and Stella Marie Bennett Moulder. He retired from Burner Systems in Chattanooga, TN and was a member of Westside Missionary Baptist Church.

In addition to his wife, he is survived by son, William Moulder of Potsdam, NY; daughter, Kristina Townsend of Clayton, Ga; step-children, James Miller of Piedmont, Roger Miller of Johnston, Sheila Payne of Ringgold, GA; brother, Richard D. Moulder of Belton; 12 grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.

Funeral service was held Tuesday, Jan. 19 in the chapel of Gray Mortuary, Pelzer. Burial followed at Greenville Memorial Gardens.