Dorothy Robbins Vedder

Sep 29, 2022

Dorothy Robbins Vedder died on Sept. 29, 2022.  She was the daughter of the late S. James and Bernice B. Robbins and the wife of Edwin H. Vedder, also deceased.

A native of New York State, she and her husband, upon retirement, moved from Buffalo, NY to Clemson, SC in 1980.  Mrs. Vedder had been a resident of the Foothills...

Louise E. Mull

Sep 26, 2022

Louise Elsie Mull gracefully passed away on Monday, September 26, 2022 at the Cottingham Hospice House in Seneca, SC.   Louise was born in San Luis Obispo, California on Christmas Day, 1928 to Joseph and Elsie Kirk. She had an older brother Dan and younger sister, Mitzi.   She met and fell in love with Ed Mull, who had just...

Gail Weiger Collins

Sep 25, 2022

Gail Collins, a long-time resident of Clemson and Central South Carolina, died peacefully on Sunday September 25, 2022 after a multi-year battle with dementia. She was born on December 5, 1963 to the late Roy and Helen Weiger in Bethpage, New York.

Gail is survived by her loving husband of 36 years, Marion Collins; 2 children, Wil Collins of Arlington,...

Jean Moody Ladd

Sep 25, 2022


Jean Moody Ladd, 66, wife of James F. Ladd, passed away on Sunday, September 25, 2022.

Born in Pickens County, a daughter of the late John Moody and the late Alice Mathis Moody, she was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother who enjoyed baking cakes, knitting, fishing, and spending time with her family. She was of the Baptist...

John Christian Fink, Jr.

Sep 24, 2022


John Fink Easley, SC

Mr. John Christian Fink, Jr, 88, husband of Virginia Lewis Fink, passed away Saturday, September 24, 2022.

Born in Pittsburgh, PA, a son of the late John Christian Fink, Sr. and the late Ida Weidner Fink, Mr. Fink received his Bachelor's degree from Penn State and was a retired Executive from Westinghouse with thirty-nine years of...

Jessie Brown Reid

Sep 24, 2022

Mrs. Jessie Brown Reid, 96, wife of the late William McDuffie Reid, of Piedmont, went to be with her Lord and Savior Saturday, September 24, 2022.

Born in Anderson County, a daughter of the late Jesse H. Brown and the late Sally Hawthorn Brown, Mrs. Reid was a charter member of the Wren Homemakers Club and retired from the Wren...

Elizabeth Ann Ables Patterson

Sep 24, 2022


Elizabeth A. Patterson, 82, of Pendleton, wife to Wilton Patterson, passed away September 24, 2022.

Born in Central, she was the daughter of the late Robert and Mary King Ables.  Lib retired from Sew Fine Alterations in Anderson and was a member of Calvary Baptist Church. She enjoyed watching college football, especially Clemson, going to Dyars Diner and Village...

Lonnie Robert "Bob" Collins, Jr.

Sep 23, 2022

Lonnie Robert Collins, Jr., 82, husband of Kathy Hensley Collins, passed away after a long battle with Alzheimer's disease on Friday, September 23, 2022.

Born in Greenville, a son of the late Lonnie Robert Collins, Sr. and the late Ruby Chamblee Collins, he was a loving husband, father, and grandfather who loved racing, classic cars, riding his tractor, walking, and...

Donald Dixon Wood

Sep 23, 2022

Dr. Donald Dixon Wood

Scholar. Professor. Counselor. Leader. Friend. Man of God

Donald Dixon Wood, 79, of Central, husband of Sally Schram Wood, passed away September 23, 2022.

Born in Gastonia, NC, on February 16, 1943, Don was the firstborn son of The Reverend Dixon and Naomi Harris Wood. He was later joined by his sisters, Joan Wood Rampey...

Richard Allen Holcombe

Sep 22, 2022

Richard A. HolcombeEasley, SC

Richard Allen Holcombe, 91, of Easley, died Thursday September 22, 2022 at Cottingham Hospice House in Seneca. He was born on May 17, 1931 in Pickens County, a son of the late William Henry and Nellie Grace Hawkins Holcombe. He was twice married, first to the late Ruth Thell Looper Holcombe and then to Evelyn Taylor...