Obituaries Week of Nov. 7, 2012



Robert “Bob” Richard Wagner, 68, of Easley, died Tuesday, October 30, 2012, at Baptist Easley Hospital.
Born in Minnesota, he was a son of Carol Breed Wagner, of Virginia, and the late Matthew Richard Wagner.  He was a veteran of the U. S. Navy.
Surviving are daughter, Katrina Burdette of Fort Lee, VA; sons, Michael Richard Wagner of Anderson, Greg Scott Wagner of Easley, and Mark Steven Wagner of Williamston; sister, Shelley Wagner of Maryland; brother, Kurt Wagner of Maryland; and six grandchildren.
Private memorial services will be held.
Family members are at their respective homes.
Memorials may be made to the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke “NINDS,” Financial Management Branch, Building 31, Room 8A34, 31 Center Drive MSC 2540, Bethesda, MD 20892-2540.

Martha Sue Knight Moore, 70, of Belton, wife of Donnie Robert Moore, Sr., died Monday, October 29, 2012, at Greenville Memorial Hospital.
Born in Greenville County, she was a daughter of the late Berry Lee and Maybelle Turner Knight.  She retired from Service Solutions and was a member of Dry Oak Assembly of God.
In addition to her husband, she is survived by sons, Donnie Robert Moore, Jr. of Toccoa, GA, Steven Wayne Moore of Anderson, and Alan Dale Moore of Belton; sisters, Dorothy Jean K. Crawford of Belton, and Shirley Elaine K. Kennedy of Pelzer; nine grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.
Funeral services were held Sunday, November 4 at the funeral home chapel of Gray Mortuary.  Burial followed at Greenville Memorial Gardens.

PELZER – James Harlan “Jimmy” Smith, Jr., 56, formerly of Pelzer, died Thursday, November 1, 2012 at Magnolia Place of Greenville.
Born in Pelzer, he was a son of the late James Harlan “Beau”, Sr., and Joan Hunt Smith.  He was a former substance abuse counselor for the Greenville Hospital System and a Presbyterian.
Surviving are sons, James Harlan Smith, III and his fiancée, Misty Roberts of Simpsonville, Jason Lee Smith and his wife, Shanda of Honea Path; brothers, John Smith of Greenville, and Jerry Smith of Williamston; niece, Michelle Willett of Williamston; and granddaughter, Jaelynn Smith.
Visitation was 7-8:30 p.m. Friday, November 2, 2012, at Gray Mortuary, Pelzer.  Graveside services were held at 12:30 p.m. Saturday, November 3, 2012, at Greenville Memorial Gardens.
The family is at the home of Jason and Shanda Smith, 525 Friendship Church Road, Honea Path.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to The Clubhouse, 105 Augusta Street, Greenville, SC 29605.

Ginger Moon Smith, 56, wife of James Timothy Smith Sr., of Piedmont, died Tuesday, October 30, 2012 at McCall Hospice House.
Born in Greenville, she was a daughter of the late George E. Moon and the late Dorris E. Baker.
Surviving are two sons, Roger Crider Jr. and Jamie Smith Jr., both of Piedmont; three sisters, Sharon Vaught of Conway, Kim Tedford of Easley, and Tina Black of Piedmont; and one granddaughter.
Funeral services were held November 2 at New Life Baptist Church. Burial followed in Greenville Memorial Gardens.

Rodney Wayne Huckaby, 64, of Greenville, husband of Daisy Margaret Leis Huckaby, died Wednesday, October 31, 2012.
Born in Spartanburg, he was a son of the late Jack and Florence Foster Huckaby.
He was employed with Springs Textiles in Lyman and was a veteran of the U.S. Air Force.
Surviving in addition to his wife are a son, Charles Christopher Williams of Richville; two grandchildren; and a brother, Rick Huckaby of Piedmont.
Funeral service was held November 3 in the chapel of Thomas McAfee Funeral Home, Southeast, Simpsonville.
Memorials may be made to Hospice Care of South Carolina, 16 Mills Avenue, Suite 3, Greenville, SC 29605.

Stephen Lane Martin, 59, husband of Carol Moore Martin, died Friday, November 2, 2012. He was the son of the late Roy and Geneva Gillespie Martin.
He is survived by his wife of the home; daughters, Stephanie Martin Ellenburg of Greer, Angela Martin Hudson of Six Mile; step-daughter, Linda Faye Martin of Six Mile; brother, Keith Martin of Pickens; sister, Cheryl Bell of Pelzer; and one grandson.
Funeral services were held Monday in the chapel of Duckett-Robinson Funeral Home, Central. Burial followed in Mt. Zion Cemetery.

Danny Bruce Albertson, 62, of Anderson, died Friday, November 2, 2012.
Born in Anderson, he was a son of the late Frank Albertson, Sr. and the late Lora Mae Hicks Albertson. He was a carpenter and project foreman in the construction business.
Surviving are two daughters, April Marie Albertson of Anderson and Kimberly Berry of Williamston; three brothers, Gerald Albertson of Anderson, Michael Albertson of Anderson, and Jim Albertson of Athens, GA; one sister, Brenda Albertson of Anderson; and six grandchildren.
A graveside service was held Tuesday at New Silver Brook Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to the Cancer Association of Anderson, 215 E. Calhoun Street, Anderson, SC 29621.

WEST PELZER – Helen Mildred Hendrix Taylor, 83, of 11 Marguerite Street, died Sunday, November 4, 2012, at her home.
Born in Greenville County, she was a daughter of the late Lon and Alma Tripp Hendrix.  She retired from Mount Vernon after 57 years of service.  Helen was a member of Tabernacle Baptist Church in Pelzer where she was active in the Joymakers and the WMU.
Surviving are daughters and sons-in-law, Lori and Ted Parks, Lynn and Lee Brown, of Williamston; son and daughter-in-law, Buddy and Patsy Taylor, of Belton; brother, Charles Hendrix, of VA; grandchildren, Shannon Patteson (Caleb), Kevin Brown, Kayla Parks, Zackary Parks, Michele Williamson (Alaric), Josh Taylor (Ashley), and Ryan Elrod (Kiersten); and eight great-grandchildren.
She was predeceased by a sister, Carolyn Hayes; and two brothers, J. C. and L. C. Hendrix.
Visitation 6-8 p.m. Wednesday, November 7, 2012, at Gray Mortuary, Pelzer.  Graveside services will be held at 3 p.m. Thursday, November 8, 2012, at Greenville Memorial Gardens.
The family is at the home of Lee and Lynn Brown, 27 Bruce Street, Williamston.
Memorials may be made to Tabernacle Baptist Church, P.O. Box 268, Pelzer, SC 29669.

Lewis DeWayne Scott, 49, of Covington, GA died Friday, November 2, 2012.
Born in Greenville, he was a former cabinet maker and of the Baptist faith.
He is survived by his mother, Virginia Sanders Schellenberg of Covington, GA; father, Leonard R. Scott of Greenville; his wife, Debbie Scott of Simpsonville; daughter, Megan Scott of Simpsonville; one granddaughter; sister, Cindy Scott Edwards of Deland, FL; brother, Randy Scott of Piedmont; half-sister, Michelle Scott of Lake Hartwell; and half-brother, Tommy Scott of Anderson.
Funeral service was held Wednesday at Thomas McAfee Funeral Home, Southeast Chapel. Burial followed in Cannon Memorial Park.
Memorials may be made to the American Heart Association, 3535 Pelham Road, Suite 101, Greenville, SC 29615.

Mrs. Louise Chapman Moon Hatchell, 95, of Lancaster died Saturday, November 3, 2012 at White Oak Manor. She was born in Pelzer, a daughter of the late Charles Homer Chapman and Willie Bruce Chapman, and was a former resident of Williamston.
She was a member of First Baptist Church, Lancaster.
She was the widow of O’Dell Moon and William Weeks Hatchell. She is survived by a son, Charles L. Moon, two grandchildren, three great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren.
Funeral service was held November 5 at First Baptist Church, Lancaster. Interment was in Forest Lawn Memorial Park in Anderson.
Memorials may be made to First Baptist Church, PO Box 670, Lancaster, SC 29721.

RL Jasper Duncan, 76, died Monday November 5, 2012 at Gaston Memorial Hospital, Gastonia, NC.
Memorial service will be 2:00 pm on Friday November 9, 2012 at M. L. Ford & Sons Funeral Home Chapel, 209 N. Main Street, Clover, SC with Father Ed McDevitt officiating.  The family will receive friends one hour before the service.
Mr. Duncan was born November 1, 1936 in Anderson, SC to the late Marrell and Maice McCurley Duncan.  He was a Veteran of the US Navy.
Survivors are his wife Joan Marie Silva Duncan of the home; daughters Lori Schofield of York, SC and MariBeth Adams of Clover, SC; grandchildren Shaun Cordeiro, Heather James, Derrick Schofield; great grandchildren Brynnley, Bryson, & Brystol; five sisters and five brothers.
Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 100902, Columbia, SC  29290 or the Parkinson Association of the Carolinas, 5970 Fairview Rd., Suite 725, Charlotte, NC  28210.
M. L. Ford & Sons Funeral Home, Clover, SC is serving the family of Mr. Duncan.
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