Everett A. Putney

Nov 7, 2023

Rev. Dr. Everett Amos Putney, 93, of Central, SC, died on Tuesday, November 7, 2023. 

He was born in Lynn, Indiana, on February 10, 1930, to Amos Ira Putney and Pauline Billheimer Putney.  He married Ruth Long on August 9, 1948, in Greentown, Indiana.  After graduating from Marion College (now Indiana Wesleyan University) he pastored Wesleyan churches in Indiana and...

Jerry "Doc" Proctor

Nov 5, 2023

Jerry “Doc” Proctor

Jerry Richard Proctor passed away peacefully at home on November 5, 2023, after a courageousbattle with lung cancer.

Jerry was commonly and lovingly known by all friends and family as “Doc,” and he was born inGreenville, SC on January 19, 1953, to the late John “Hoss” Proctor and Frances Holcombe Proctor.Jerry was a 1971 graduate of Parker...

Timothy James Sartain

Nov 5, 2023


Timothy James Sartain was healed and embraced in heaven as he passed from this life to eternity on November 5, 2023, at the age of 40. Based on his testimony he was redeemed by Christ’s blood, mercy and grace.

An optimist and fighter, Tim faced numerous challenges with hope and effort. Born deaf on March 24, 1983, in...

Janice Taylor Willson

Nov 5, 2023


Janice Taylor Willson, 78, of Liberty, wife of William Parkinson “Bud” Willson, Jr., passed away November 5, 2023.

Born in Central, she was the daughter of the late John and Leila Taylor. Janice graduated from Pendleton High School and attended 5 Point Church in Easley. Janice was loved dearly and will be terribly missed. She enjoyed working outside in...

Doris "Dot" Ferguson Mason

Nov 4, 2023

Doris "Dot" Ferguson MasonPickens, SC

Doris "Dot" Ferguson Mason, 93, passed away Saturday, November 4, 2023 at her residence.

Born in Pickens County, Dot was a daughter of the late Milton Ferguson and the late Marie McCoy Ferguson. She was a graduate of Draughon's Business College and retired from Bank of America. She was a member of Mountain View Baptist...

Alwina T. King

Nov 3, 2023


Alwina Tilley King of Easley, South Carolina entered into eternal rest on Friday, November 3, 2023, surrounded by her loving family. She was born in Morganton, North Carolina, the daughter of the late James Harold Tilley and the late Ora Belle Setzer Tilley. She was also preceded in death by a sister, Shirley Pless.


She was a loving...

Tommy Joel Gantt

Nov 3, 2023


Tommy Gantt Easley, SC

Mr. Tommy Joel Gantt, 70, passed away at home Friday, November 3, 2023.

Born in Pickens County, a son of John Perry Gantt of Easley, and the late Laura Jeanette Evans Gantt, Mr. Gantt was the retired owner and operator of Gantt Flooring, enjoyed spending his time riding motorcycles, was a veteran of the US Army,...

Barbara Jenkinson Abercrombie

Oct 31, 2023

Barbara Jenkinson Abercrombie, 89, wife of the late Harold Paul Abercrombie, of Easley, SC, passed away on Tuesday, October 31, 2023.

Born in Los Angeles, CA, she was a daughter of the late Gerald and Winifred Pearson Jenkinson.

Mrs. Abercrombie retired from Southern Weaving Company and was a charter member of St. Matthias Lutheran Church.

Mrs. Abercrombie is survived by...

Shirley W. Witcher

Oct 29, 2023

Shirley Wyatt Witcher, born August 3, 1932, of 1025 Keystone Lane, Clemson, South Carolina, passed away Sunday, October 29, 2023.


She is survived by her husband Dr. Wesley Witcher. She is also survived by 2 children: Laura Witcher Goldstein (Ron) of Clemson, South Carolina, a son Steve Vincent Witcher (Nancy) of Anderson S. C., four grandchildren: Megan Witcher...

Anthony DiGirolamo, Sr.

Oct 29, 2023


Anthony DiGirolamo, Sr.

Pelzer, SC



Anthony DiGirolamo, Sr. 83, passed away on October 29, 2023, at his residence.

Born on September 4, 1940, in Newark, New Jersey, he was a beloved husband to the late Melinda Mary Federico DiGirolamo and father to their three children, Anthony DiGirolamo Jr. and his wife Julie of Pelzer, James DiGirolamo...