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Spartanburg Herald and Herald Journal
Obituaries, 1953

Name as given,
    Age, Dateline of obituary, Spouse, Date and Page of newspaper

Only the first full obituary notice to appear is indexed.

Abbreviations: w/o   "wife of"  h/o   "husband of"

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ABERCROMBIE, ANNA BABB
47, Lyman, w/o A.C. Abercrombie, 32753 p. 2
ABERNATHY, ERVIN R.
20, Inman, 7553 p. A2
ADAIR, MATTIE COOPER
72, Great Falls, w/o Thomas B. Adair, 71153 p. 2
ADAMS, BESSIE CHARLES
64, Union, w/o L.F. Adams, 1153 p. 2
ADAMS, DORIS E. HUFF
77, Woodruff, w/o B.C. Adams, 33053 p. 8
ADAMS, MAMIE WILLARD
75, Union, 12553 p. A2
ADAMS, PEARL ELSIE JORDAN
56, Spartanburg, 4553 p. B8
AIKEN, ADDIE FLORENCE
63, Fairmont, w/o H.A. Aiken, 31053 p. 2
ALEXANDER, BISHOP
40, Spartanburg, 7453 p. 2
ALEXANDER, OCTAVIA LENZER
79, Blacksburg, w/o Randolph Alexander, 3553 p. 2
ALLEN, BERTHA CONNOR
68, Spartanburg, w/o Floyd Allen, 31853 p. 8
ALLEN, CLAUD C.
50, Gaffney, h/o Geneva Manes Allen, 31453 p. 2
ALLEN, JIMMELL
Woodruff, 6953 p. 6
ALLEN, JINNELL
Woodruff, 61453 p. A2
ALLEN, JOHN
69, Duncan, h/o Mittie Lanford Allen, 121953 p. 5
ALLEN, MRS. W.R.
67, Spartanburg, 11853 p. 2
ALLEN, ROBERT R.
56, Gaffney, h/o Ethel Gossett Allen, 111453 p. 2
ALLEN, WALTER LEE
Landrum, 11153 p. A4
ALLEN, WILLIS E.
51, Gaffney, h/o Bessie H. Allen, 112553 p. 14
ALLISON, LEONARD CONNELL
27, Gaffney, 2253 p. 1
ALLISON, MAMIE PHILLIPS
61, Chesnee, w/o W.A. Allison, 101953 p. 6
ALLISON, MYRA MOSLEY
84, Woodruff, w/o Willie L. Allison, 21553 p. A3
ALMAN, MARY SUSAN
91, Union, 31553 p. A3
ALVERSON, MRS. T.J.
93, Union, 122753 p. 2
ALVERSON, W.C.
77, Union, h/o Tinnie Alverson, 32553 p. 12
ANDERS, GLADYS ROSS GRAY
49, Greer, w/o O.P. Anders, Sr., 12553 p. A2
ANDERSON, BEN
DC, 82553 p. 3
ANDERSON, CURTIS
21, Spartanburg, 72753 p. 1
ANDERSON, HUGHEY
Spartanburg, h/o Pauline Hopkins Anderson, 41053 p. 20
ANDERSON, MYRTLE WORKMAN
54, Woodruff, w/o Paul H. Anderson, 2353 p. 2
ANDERSON, RUTH
Spartanburg, 22753 p. 10
30, Chesnee, 3153 p. A7
ANDERSON, SAMUEL
21, Spartanburg, 21053 p. 12
ANDERSON, S.E.
71, Spartanburg, h/o Louise Elizabeth Jackson Anderson, 32553 p. 12
ANDREWS, EDNA BEBBER
33, Inman, 32553 p. 12
ANDREWS, HELENA
57, Spartanburg, 92053 p. A6
ANDREWS, PATRICIA ANN
infant, Inman, 112353 p. 3
ANTHONY, ROSE
Spartanburg, 42953 p. 9
ANTLEY, KNOWLTON J.
41, Duncan, h/o Pauline Capell Antley, 6153 p. 3
ARBUTHNOT, JOHN H.
Spartanburg, 21253 p. 3
ARLEDGE, DONNIE LEE
infant, Chesnee, 11453 p. 10
ARTHUR, BERVIA
37, Spartanburg, 41253 p. B5
ARTHUR, JAMES A.
52, Spartanburg, h/o Corrie Lee Arthur, 31653 p. 6
ARTHUR, MRS. E.J.
57, Union, w/o E.J. Arthur, 1653 p. 3
ASHMORE, JANNIE LOGAN
Spartanburg, 91653 p. 5
ASHMORE, W.W.
78, Inman, 22553 p. 12
ASKEW, JAMES T.
Pacolet, 4553 p. B5
ATKINS, BABY GIRL
Blacksburg, 41153 p. 2
ATKINS, JERRY JUNIOR
1, Landrum, 81853 p. 2
ATKINS, JOHN H., SR.
62, Landrum, h/o Nora Culbreth Atkins, 8253 p. A2
ATKINS, MARY BRUCE
90, Greer, 112353 p. 3
ATKINS, MARY JANE MCINTYRE
78, Chesnee, 42353 p. 17
ATKINS, MATTIE STAGGS
78, Campobello, w/o Joseph H. Atkins, 102853 p. 8
ATKINS, SIDNEY R., SR.
79, Greer, 31153 p. 6
ATKINS, THOMAS G.
76, Spartanburg, h/o Lizzie Wilkerson Atkins, 92953 p. 5
AUSTIN, GETTIS
21, NY, 22653 p. 8
AUSTIN, NIM
48, Monarch, h/o Anzie Peahuff Austin, 122353 p. 10
AUSTIN, SAMUEL GRADY
Spartanburg, h/o Gladys Austin, 4253 p. 2
AUSTIN, THOMAS JEFFERSON
77, Union, h/o Mrs. T.J. Austin, 52553 p. 3
AVERY, ALICE
NC, 81953 p. 2
B
BAGWELL, BABY BOY
infant, Spartanburg, 11353 p. 2
BAGWELL, ELLIE MAE HUGHEY
60, Spartanburg, 2753 p. 5
BAILEY, ALLIE MAY DAVIDSON
48, Woodruff, w/o Charles O. Bailey, 5753 p. 17
BAILEY, FRANK
78, Gaffney, h/o Betty Owens Bailey, 7153 p. 5
BAILEY, JUDY
5, Startex, 4653 p. 5
BAKER, BERTHA RIPPY
66, Gaffney, w/o O.T. Baker, 81453 p. 2
BAKER, CARRIE WORTHER
50, TN, 31553 p. A2
BALLENGER, JOSIE
Spartanburg, 102353 p. 28
60, Spartanburg, 102553 p. B5
BALLEW, D.L.
93, Landrum, h/o Katherine Gosnell Ballew, 122453 p. 10
BANKS, C.G.
59, Valley Falls, h/o Essie Banks, 121553 p. 5
BANKS, JAMES EDWARD
50, Greer, h/o Madge Banks, 61753 p. 3
BARNARD, MARTHA JANE
101, Clifton, 11153 p. A3
BARNETT, CLARENCE
42, Chesnee, 12453 p. 6
BARNETT, LULA HOWARD
75, Greer, w/o Joe Barnett, 41253 p. A3
BARRON, MRS. CECIL
42, Inman, w/o Cecil Barron, 82053 p. 14
BARTON, J.H.
79, Greer, h/o Annie Wood Barton, 5753 p. 17
BARTON, MARY
38, DC, 6553 p. 22
BARTON, WILLIAM A.
71, Greer, h/o Eva Southern Barton, 10153 p. 2
BASS, AVERY SUMTER
Laurens, h/o Ruth Wilson Bass, 101653 p. 1
BATES, LAWYER
Spartanburg, 42653 p. D6
BEAN, CHARLES WILLIAM, III
18, Pacolet, 11953 p. 3
BEARD, ETHEL ESTELL
59, Cross Keys, w/o Ernest Beard, 5553 p. 3
BEARD, MARSHALL DEAN
infant, Chesnee, 6153 p. 3
BEARDEN, MOLLIE CALDWELL
69, Spartanburg, w/o Belton Bearden, 62653 p. 5
BEASON, GARY LEE, JR.
3, Spartanburg, 21053 p. 12
BEASON, GRAY LEE
Inman, 2853 p. D8
BEATTY, WILLIAM, SR.
Spartanburg, 72153 p. 3
BECK, CLEVELAND B.
39, Greer, h/o Lillie Whitworth Beck, 121753 p. 9
BELCHER, NAOMI RUTH
infant, Spartanburg, 2753 p. 5
BELL, JOSEPH ROBERT
80, Greer, h/o Eva Watson Bell, 102453 p. 2
BELL, MABEL ALICE MAHAFFEY
70, Arkwright, w/o Ibra C. Bell, Sr., 91753 p. 2
BELLEW, JASON
82, Spartanburg, h/o Mrs. Jason Bellew, 11553 p. 2
BENNETT, LORENE
Spartanburg, 31553 p. A2
BENNETT, LORINE
41, Spartanburg, 31253 p. 20
BENNETT, S.G.
55, Spartanburg, 81853 p. 2
BENSON, GEORGE, JR.
41, Greer, 41153 p. 2
BENSON, LULA LYNN
43, Bishopville, w/o John R. Benson, Sr., 121453 p. 7
BERNARD, EMMA EUNICE
53, Fairforest, 63053 p. 3
BERNSTEIN, LILLIAN ROBINSON
56, Spartanburg, w/o Meyer Bernstein, 3353 p. 3
BERRY, EDWARD P.
80, Spartanburg, h/o Effie L. Berry, 12553 p. 2
BERRY, LLOYD AUSTIN
51, Spartanburg, h/o Agnes Starkey Sefert Berry, 62253 p. 3
BERRY, LULA WEST
85, Spartanburg, w/o J. Lawrence Berry, 13153 p. 2
BERRY, VIOLET FRANCES
4, Union, 101453 p. 14
BERRY, WILLIAM
40, Spartanburg, 22153 p. 2
BIGGS, LEE VESTER
53, NC, 111953 p. 1
BIRCH, MOLLIE CANNADY
77, Roebuck, w/o Homer Birch, 42153 p. 3
BIRDSONG, BOBBY JOE
infant, Gaffney, 103153 p. 2
BISHOP, BABY BOY
infant, Spartanburg, 6153 p. 3
BISHOP, CARRIE JANE SEAY
80, Boiling Springs, w/o J.M. Bishop, 12653 p. 5
BISHOP, ELLA MCFEE
75, Greer, w/o Tom Bishop, 5553 p. 3
BISHOP, ELMA HORTON
69, Spartanburg, w/o E.J. Bishop, 10853 p. 12
BISHOP, J.M., JR.
41, Greer, h/o Sara Kelly Bishop, 61153 p. 9
BISHOP, LAURA THEODOSIA BISHOP
76, Spartanburg, w/o William T. Bishop, 12453 p. 18
BISHOP, MARY LITTLEJOHN
76, Chesnee, w/o James L. Bishop, 32553 p. 12
BISHOP, R. HERBERT, SR.
67, Inman, h/o Gladys Walden Bishop, 42753 p. 5
BLACK, DAVID U.
65, Greer, h/o Mattie Henderson Black, 121153 p. 2
BLACK, ILA DEAN
Spartanburg, w/o James E. Black, 112053 p. 9
BLACK, JOHN THOMAS
77, Jonesville, 61653 p. 9
BLACK, JOSEPH A.T.
64, Gaffney, h/o Ila Westmoreland Black, 6853 p. 5
BLACKWELL, CHARLIE
77, Mayo, h/o Mattie Blackwell, 6253 p. 2
BLACKWELL, FRANCIS MARION
67, Pauline, h/o Naomi Blackwell, 71753 p. 2
BLACKWELL, HENRY FRANK
77, Inman, h/o Lula M. Blackwell, 72453 p. 5
BLACKWELL, PANTHA CANTRELL
56, Chesnee, w/o James C. Cantrell, 5853 p. 10
BLACKWOOD, BABY BOY
infant, Spartanburg, 12253 p. 3
BLACKWOOD, HOWARD
27, Spartanburg, h/o Frances Lee Blackwood, 92153 p. 1
BLACKWOOD, JETHRO F.
59, Spartanburg, 11453 p. 10
BLAIR, BESSIE R.
Sharon, w/o William C. Blair, 112253 p. A3
BLALOCK, JAMES C., SR.
68, Blacksburg, h/o Pauline Walker Blalock, 3153 p. B5
BLALOCK, MELTON HENRY
52, Whitney, h/o Effie Rathbone Blalock, 31253 p. 14
BLANCHARD, SALINA
93, Spartanburg, w/o George Albert Blanchard, 121653 p. 13
BLANTON, HAMLET ZEBDEE
62, Gaffney, 52553 p. 3
BLANTON, LIZZIE ELLIS
74, NC, w/o John L. Blanton, 32153 p. 2
BLANTON, NETTIE H.
75, Gaffney, w/o R.P. Blanton, 112053 p. 9
BLANTON, WILLIAM ARTHUR
47, DE, h/o Vernie Clary Blanton, 122253 p. 7
BLEDSOE, BURL R.
51, Lyman, h/o Mary Coggins Bledsoe, 12053 p. 2
BLOWERS, RICHARD D.
87, Spartanburg, 31053 p. 2
BLUE, MARY ROUNDTREE
86, Blacksburg, 62353 p. 2
BOBO, J. FRANK
Clinton, h/o Othelia Gossett Bobo, 8153 p. 2
BOGAN, JAMES FRANKLIN
89, Jonesville, 92753 p. D5
BOLIN, ALEX
83, Blacksburg, 62553 p. 3
BOLIN, JOHN L.
74, Blacksburg, 53053 p. 2
BOLIN, RONEY CALHOUN
64, Kings Creek, 12853 p. 6
BOLTON, MATTIE
Spartanburg, 32153 p. 2
BOMAR, EDWARD E.
56, DC, h/o Mary Carter Bomar, 102853 p. 8
BOMAR, STELLA CANNON
81, Lanford, w/o B. Frank Bomar, 81553 p. 2
BONDS, CANDAS
51, Spartanburg, 11153 p. A2
BOOKER, ADA
43, Duncan, 122753 p. 22
BOOTH, CHARLES L.
83, Landrum, 11253 p. 7
BOWEN, JANIE HUGHES
85, Union, 71553 p. 6
BOWEN, RICHARD STANLEY
infant, Greer, 5453 p. 6
BOWLING, DELLA SANDERS
70, Spartanburg, w/o L.H. Bowling, Sr., 42353 p. 17
BOWMAN, LILLIE
76, Spartanburg, 11753 p. 5
BOYD, MORRIS
60, Draper, 31853 p. 6
BOYD, SALLIE
105, Campobello, 2853 p. A3
BOYD, WILL
Spartanburg, 31553 p. A2
BOYTER, BABY BOY
infant, Woodruff, 21953 p. 11
BOYTER, CASSIE WEST
83, Duncan, w/o Andy Boyter, 62453 p. 2
BRADBURN, ROSE MARIE
2, Union, 102953 p. 2
BRADLEY, CHARLES
25, Greenville, 121853 p. 11
BRADLEY, CHARLIE
47, Duncan, h/o Jeanette Elder Bradley, 82353 p. A3
BRADLEY, WILLIE ROWE
55, Glendale, 1153 p. 2
BRADY, LILLIE HEWITT
56, Union, w/o R.R. Brady, 6253 p. 2
BRAGG, CAGER
88, Clinton, 8353 p. 3
BRANDON, IRENIOUS
Spartanburg, 111553 p. D8
BRANK, RALPH O.
58, Woodruff, 2253 p. 5
BRANNON, CORA BERRY
76, Spartanburg, 2853 p. A2
BRANNON, WALLACE
58, Whitney, 111553 p. A4
BREWINGTON, B. FRANK
84, Spartanburg, w/o Dorothy Brewington, 61153 p. 9
BREWINGTON, COLUMBUS B.
76, Union, w/o Mrs. C.B. Brewington, 102553 p. 2
BREWINGTON, GUY C.
57, Spartanburg, h/o Lillian Anderson Brewington, 2853 p. A2
BREWSTER, ELIZA
83, NC, 2153 p. A7
BREWTON, J.B.
MD, 71253 p. A3
BREWTON, JESSE N.
75, Cherokee Springs, 9353 p. 18
BREWTON, JESSE R.
75, Cherokee Springs, 9553 p. 10
BREWTON, NETTIE
47, Spartanburg, 4153 p. 2
BREWTON, WILLIE
30, Lyman, 12153 p. 1
Lyman, 12453 p. 8
Inman, 12553 p. A3
BRIDGEMAN, MELISSA ANN SMITH
78, Inman, w/o R.F. Bridgeman, 92653 p. 2
BRIDGES, BESSIE LANFORD
77, Greer, w/o Joe S. Bridges, 102153 p. 2
BRIDGES, FANNIE BETTIS
69, Blacksburg, w/o George W. Bridges, 92153 p. 6
BRIDGES, LAURA
89, Southern Shops, 61653 p. 9
BRIDGMAN, EDWARD BRYSON
64, Landrum, 4453 p. 6
BRIGGS, LUCILLE
Spartanburg, 33153 p. 2
BRIGGS, MARY
Spartanburg, 33153 p. 2, 4253 p. 3
BRIGGS, MRS. J.S.
68, Spartanburg, w/o J.S. Briggs, 121253 p. 8
BRIGHT, CARL R.
62, Gramling, h/o Annie McHugh Bright, 21753 p. 5
BRIGHT, MARY BRIDGES
Gaffney, 52653 p. 3
BROCK, ABRAM S.
72, Buffalo, h/o Rebecca Brock, 102253 p. 15
BROCK, AMES LEONARD
infant, Union, 31653 p. 6
BROCK, WALTER A.
73, Cherokee Springs, h/o Vannah Williams Brock, 91353 p. B5
BROCKMAN, OPHELIA
58, Cowpens, 3153 p. D8
BROOKS, BENJAMIN
63, GA, h/o Joyce Brooks, 112953 p. A2
BROWN, ANNA PAGE
64, Gaffney, 12453 p. 6
BROWN, BUD B.
64, Woodruff, h/o Bessie Kimp Brown, 81553 p. 2
BROWN, CHARLEY L.
67, Spartanburg, 5753 p. 17
BROWN, CLARA ARNOLD
22, Woodruff, w/o Harold Brown, 121253 p. 8
BROWN, CLARENCE C.
57, Spartanburg, h/o Irene Lytle Brown, 61553 p. 3
BROWN, GEORGE F.
80, Moore, h/o Jessie Jackson Brown, 31553 p. A3
BROWN, JAKE
OH, 22253 p. A4
BROWN, J.B.
78, Duncan, h/o Betty Sherbert Brown, 3953 p. 5
BROWN, JESSE D.
76, Spartanburg, h/o Lorena D. Brown, 11753 p. 5
BROWN, J.J.
77, Woodruff, 91653 p. 3
BROWN, JOHN HENRY
73, Inman, h/o Blanche B. Brown, 21453 p. 8
BROWN, LEROY
70, Inman, 2553 p. 3
BROWN, NANCY ELIZABETH DYE
81, Converse, 32953 p. A2
BROWN, OLLIE MAHAFFEY
74, Greer, 21453 p. 8
BROWN, ROBERT J.
70, Spartanburg, h/o Alma Hill Brown, 9753 p. 1
BROWN, SALLIE
59, Jonesville, 111753 p. 2
BROWN, SAMUEL HAMPTNO
76, Spartanburg, 7753 p. 2
BROWN, T. FRANK
41, Spartanburg, h/o Irene Johnson Brown, 1253 p. 2
BROWN, W. BROADUS
63, Gaffney, h/o Myrtle Pritchard Brown, 102053 p. 2
BROWN, WILLIAM M.
69, Spartanburg, h/o Anna Elizabeth Brown, 42053 p. 7
BROWNING, CLARENCE WILLIAM
Woodruff, 8753 p. 3
BROWNING, JAMES
4, Gaffney, 81453 p. 1
5, Woodruff, 81653 p. B5
BRUCE, V.
44, Woods Chapel, h/o Helen Smith Bruce, 52153 p. 3
BRYANT, IRENE MCBRIDE
Pacolet, w/o Clarence S. Bryant, 12253 p. 3
BRYANT, JOHN W.
47, Columbia, 12353 p. 8
BRYMER, BABY BOY
infant, Mayo, 101853 p. A2
BUFORD, J.G.
63, Greer, h/o Maude Stewart Buford, 8553 p. 2
BUICE, LETHEA HOLDER
75, Jonesville, w/o L.A. Buice, 31253 p. 14
BULLINGTON, F.R.
21, Spartanburg, 12753 p. 5
BULLINGTON, TIMMER WEIR
69, Spartanburg, w/o R.W. Bullington, 12753 p. 5
BULLINGTON, ZULA
74, AZ, w/o J.H. Bullington, 51453 p. 28
BULLMAN, JOHN EARL
46, Roebuck, h/o Blanch Bagwell Bullman, 12353 p. 7
BULMAN, NANNIE MULLINS
74, Roebuck, w/o Thomas B. Bulman, 101353 p. 2
BURCH, HARVEY HADDEN
59, Spartanburg, h/o Addie Shackleford Burch, 113053 p. 8
BURCH, J. CLYDE
56, Spartanburg, h/o Donnie Shackelford Burch, 92353 p. 3
BURDETTE, JACK FRANK
46, Spartanburg, 81953 p. 13
BURDETTE, OSRA WHITTEN
44, Spartanburg, w/o J.W. Burdette, 32353 p. 5
BURGAN, FLOYD, JR.
32, NY, 73153 p. 2
37, NY, 8253 p. A7
BURGESS, NATHAN T.
63, Gaffney, h/o Selma Humphries Burgess, 8853 p. 2
BURGESS, TONY LEON
1, Boiling Springs, 111753 p. 1
BURGESS, W.E.
81, Greer, h/o Delores Burgess, 121353 p. B8
BURGESS, WILLIAM B.
69, Inman, h/o Mary Burgess, 6153 p. 1
BURNETT, CATHY ANN
infant, Arkwright, 102853 p. 8
BURNETT, FLOY
55, Greer, w/o Lee Burnett, 12653 p. A4
BURNETT, JOHN H.
66, Spartanburg, h/o Cyrilla Brooks Burnett, 11753 p. 5
BURNETT, MAMIE MOSTELLER
75, Greer, w/o Ben W. Burnett, 7753 p. 2
BURNETT, MINNIE COMPTON
70, Greer, w/o Jerry M. Burnett, 112753 p. 8
BURTON, NELLIE HUGHES
37, Greer, 81653 p. A2
BUSH, ELLA HALL
76, Saxon, 2253 p. 5
BUTLER, ESSIE REE
49, Spartanburg, 122053 p. A9
BUTLER, HOMER
Roebuck, 102553 p. D5
BYARS, BABY BOY
infant, Gaffney, 122953 p. 2
BYARS, KATIE
72, Gaffney, 101753 p. 10
BYERS, EDNA
75, NC, w/o Elijah Byers, 1553 p. 5
BYRD, JESSE E., SR.
NC, 32953 p. A2
BYRD, MAE PEARL
43, Spartanburg, 11353 p. 2
BYRD, PEARL
Spartanburg, 11153 p. A2
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