Ethel Owens Neibel

May 17, 2023

Ethel Owens Neibel, 74, of Easley, passed away Wednesday, May 17, 2023.

Born in Fountain Inn, she was the daughter of Grace Elizabeth Sims Thomason and the late Bruce Lee Owens.

Ethel is survived by three sons, Kenny Baldwin (Janet) of Piedmont, Tim Baldwin (Debbie) of Waterloo, and Christopher Neibel of Easley; a daughter, Tracy McClain (Mark) of Liberty; brothers,...

Christopher Jason Staggs

May 15, 2023


Christopher “Jay” Jason Staggs, 49, passed away on Monday, May 15th, 2023, in Easley, South Carolina.

Born in Greenville on November 26th, 1973, Jay was a beloved son of Robert E. Staggs and Karen C. Henderson.

Jay's greatest source of pride was his children; he loved them beyond measure. As a devoted father, nothing pleased him more than coaching...

Caroline Pryor Marion Dawson

May 15, 2023


CLEMSON, S.C. -- Caroline Pryor Marion Dawson, a longtime resident of Chester, S.C., died May 15, 2023 in Clemson, S.C., at the age of 102.

            Mrs. Dawson was born March 3, 1921, in Chester, to the late Malcolm Lafayette Marion, Sr. and Annie May Pryor Marion.  She was preceded in death by her husband, Edward Hood Dawson, Sr.,...

Mary Elizabeth Floyd

May 15, 2023


Mary Elizabeth Floyd, 78, of Easley, wife of the late Tony Lee Floyd, passed away peacefully on May 15, 2023, at her home.

Born in Wilkes County, Georgia, a daughter of the late Claude T. Looney, Sr., and Lottie Callaway Looney. Mary graduated from Middle Georgia College with an associate degree in nursing. She spent many years of her...

Patricia Hamilton Finley

May 14, 2023

Patricia Hamilton Finley, 70, of Greer, passed away peacefully Sunday, May 14, 2023. She was born in Summerville, SC April 12, 1953 the daughter of Nicholas and Jean Harris Hamilton.

Trish grew up in Summerville, graduating from Summerville High School, class of 1971. She worked at Clemson University for about 15 years. She later went on to earn a bachelor’s degree...

Harry L. Varn

May 14, 2023


Harry L. Varn, Jr.Easley, SC

Mr. Harry Lee Varn, Jr.,74, husband of the late Carol Elaine Black Varn, passed away Sunday, May 14, 2023.

Born in Orangeburg, the son of the late Harry Lee Varn, Sr. and the late Opal Wells, Mr. Varn was the retired owner and operator of South Star Mobile Home Sales, attended Easley First Pentecostal...

Jimmy J. Kimble

May 12, 2023

Jimmy J. Kimble, 83, husband of Robinette Kimble passed away peacefully at home on Friday, May 12, 2023.

Jimmy was born in Hickory, NC to John Earl Kimble, Sr. and Ruth Tuttle Kimble and spent most of his childhood years in High Point, NC.  Jimmy graduated with a bachelors from Central Wesleyan College and a masters from UNC Greensboro.  After...

Edward Hays Reynolds III

May 11, 2023


Edward Hays Reynolds III, husband of Cherry Dillard Reynolds, passed away after a 27 year battle with Parkinson’s Disease, Thursday, May 11th, 2023 in Greenville.


Born October 20, 1951, he was the son of the late Edward Hays and Suzanne Reynolds. Hays retired from the family-owned Reynolds Company after 28 years. He then completed his career working at...

Charles W. Owen

May 11, 2023

Charles William Owen, 87, of Pendleton, and husband of Norma James Owen, was welcomed into heaven by loved ones, and his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on Thursday, May 11, 2023. He was born in Anderson County July 19, 1935 and was the son of Clarence and Mary Cartee Owen of Pendleton.


Charles worked several odd jobs including a...

Paul E Hostak

May 9, 2023


Paul Edward Hostak, 59, of Easley, SC passed away on Tuesday, May 9, 2023.

Paul was born to David and Marietta Hostak in Syracuse, New York on Saturday, September 4, 1963. Paul was by all accounts rarely found without a smile on his face. He was known for his laugh, hugs, and kindness. 

Paul was the second born of...