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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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O'BRIEN, JAMES A.
70, Spartanburg, h/o Pearl Coleman Fowler O'Brien, 4𢴓3 p. 6
O'CONNOR, EDWARD M.
KIA, 22, Roebuck, 102253 p. 15
ODOM, WILLIAM
74, Landrum, 71653 p. 2
ORR, MARY ETTA TOLLESON
62, Drayton, w/o William Jess Orr, 121453 p. 7
OSBORNE, ALICE MORGAN
Spartanburg, w/o H.K. Osborne, 102653 p. 3
OSBORNE, LONNIE
63, Una, h/o Addie Hutchins Osborne, 103053 p. 2
OSMENT, HAROLD O.
25, Jonesville, h/o Sarah Frances Harmon Osment, 52253 p. 5
OWENBEY, ALPHA
60, Lyman, 4𤃃3 p. B8
OWENS, BILLY E.
KIA, 19, Cowpens, h/o Etrulia Owens, body returned for burial, 73153 p. 2
OWENS, ESSIE KNIGHT
67, Wattsville, 121653 p. 13
OWENS, JESSE LEE
65, Chesnee, h/o Asmer Horne Owens, 22053 p. 3
OWENS, LEE W.
59, Greer, 10𣇿3 p. 2
OWENS, LUCY STEPP
70, Spartanburg, w/o Edward Owens, 4𢴓3 p. 6
OWENS, WILLIAM AUBREY
18, AZ, h/o Jeanette Horne Owens, 61053 p. 2
OWENS, WILLIS AUBREY
18, AZ, 61553 p. 3
OWENSBY, WILLIAM M.
74, Gaffney, h/o Minnie Pennington Owensby, 111653 p. 5
P
PACE, LENA GILBERT
23, Landrum, w/o Albert Pace, 4𢴓3 p. 2
PACK, GLENN LEE
2, Moore, 12453 p. 6
PACK, ISAAC L.
74, Inman Mills, h/o Ella Hester Pack, 111853 p. 3
PADGETT, EMMERLINE
Woodruff, 3𢴓3 p. A6
PAGE, JAMES M.
85, Landrum, h/o Martha West Page, 1𤃃3 p. 5
PAGETT, EMMELINE
Woodruff, 22853 p. 2
PAINTER, ED C.
75, Chesnee, h/o Victoria Humphries Painter, 32853 p. 6
PAINTER, W.H.
65, Spartanburg, h/o Mollie Hawkins Painter, 52853 p. 14
PALMER, FREDERICK HEYWARD
4, Union, 9𣇿3 p. 5
PALMER, LULA WALKER
Union, w/o Robert Ellis Palmer, 11𣛫3 p. 2
PALMER, MAGGIE
57, Fairforest, 42653 p. B8
PAONE, MICHAEL W.
46, Spartanburg, h/o Mrs. M.W. Paone, 21153 p. 5
PARIS, GEORGE
69, NY, 81553 p. 8
PARKER, EDITH COOK
Inman, w/o T.C. Parker, 62853 p. A2
PARKER, FRANCES LEE
15, Gaffney, 111653 p. 5
PARKER, JAMES H.
77, Gaffney, 10𤖯3 p. 2
PARKER, JUANITA HUNTER
37, Goucher, w/o J. Crawford Parker, 62353 p. 2
PARKER, WINFRED LORETTE VALENTINE
36, Pacolet Mills, w/o Otho Samuel Parker, 5𣯗3 p. 6
PARKS, ADA LEGG
Switzer, 11153 p. D5
PARKS, FRANK
45, Spartanburg, 41953 p. D5
PARKS, SUMPTER PEYTON
63, Woodruff, 31553 p. A3
PARRIS, CHRISTOPHER LEO
50, Spartanburg, h/o Ruby Cooper Parris, 12𤃃3 p. 2
PARRIS, FLORA MCGUINN
63, Blacksburg, w/o Chris Parris, 102553 p. 2
PARRIS, JAMES P.
Southern Shops, h/o Mary Mason Parris, 43053 p. 4
PARRIS, LIZZIE
86, Cowpens, 2𣛫3 p. 6
PARRIS, L.R.
55, Spartanburg, h/o Gladys Layton Parris, 121753 p. 9
PARRIS, SALLIE BALLENGER MASON
88, Greer, 32553 p. 12
PARRIS, THOMAS FRANKLIN
Chesnee, h/o Eddie Walker Parris, 101253 p. 3
PARRISH, IDA PATRICK
82, Gaffney, w/o John J. Parrish, 101853 p. A2
PARSONS, HARLAN M.
71, Woodruff, h/o Sarah Layton Parsons, 11253 p. 7
PATTERSON, ALICE MILLS
77, Lanford, 11253 p. 7
PATTERSON, BEN TILLMAN
57, Gaffney, 11𥑳3 p. 3
PATTERSON, JOHN
67, Greer, h/o Annie Williams Patterson, 13053 p. 2
PATTON, CARRIE SCOTT
77, Spartanburg, 4𤃃3 p. B5
PATTON, LILLIE C.
81, Spartanburg, w/o E.D. Patton, 22353 p. 5
PAYNE, HENRY F.
75, Greer, h/o Lidie Dill Payne, 81153 p. 2
PEACE, BEULAH GODFREY
50, Spartanburg, w/o H. Jack Peace, 71853 p. 2
PEACE, SALLIE LITTLEJOHN
83, Spartanburg, w/o E.L. Peace, 11𣯗3 p. 3
PEAK, ISAAC
84, Wellford, 22253 p. D8
PEAKE, AMANDA
NC, 12453 p. 8, 12553 p. A3
PEARSON, LOUISE
54, Spartanburg, 11𥑳3 p. 10
PEEK, FRED F.
22, Blacksburg, 22253 p. A2
PEELER, ERSKIN BOYCE
67, Gaffney, h/o Bernice Bratton Peeler, 21053 p. 5
PEELER, HENRY
77, Blacksburg, 41653 p. 4
PEELER, MINNIE GREEN
72, Blacksburg, w/o Will F. Peeler, 3𤖯3 p. 17
PEELER, WILLIAM BRIVET
48, Campobello, h/o Nellie Giles Peeler, 52953 p. 7
PENLAND, NOLEN
64, Spartanburg, h/o Mary Murrah Penland, 103053 p. 1
PETERS, WILLIAM
34, Spartanburg, h/o Iola Maxine Peters, 92353 p. 3
PETRIE, MAGGIE
90, Ben Avon, 12253 p. 3
PETTIT, W.H.
69, Gaffney, h/o Maggie Whelchel Pettit, 5𣛫3 p. A2
PETTY, ELLEN POOLE
43, Gaffney, w/o D.G. Petty, 62253 p. 3
PETTY, FRANKLIN M.
65, Cowpens, 92053 p. A3
PETTY, JAMES ROBERT
Spartanburg, h/o Alice A. Petty, 63053 p. 8
PHILLIPS, ADOLPHUS D.
47, Gaffney, h/o Ruth Wilson Phillips, 123153 p. 2
PHILLIPS, BETHEL ROGER
58, FL, h/o Gladys Phillips, 2𢴓3 p. A2
PHILLIPS, CARRIE BLANCHE CROCKER
64, Pacolet Mills, 42653 p. A2
PHILLIPS, CHARLES LEE
63, Woodruff, h/o Claudia Jones Phillips, 72053 p. 3
PHILLIPS, GEORGE T.
60, Spartanburg, h/o Bertha Phillips, 71553 p. 6
PHILLIPS, MRS. F.C.
57, Gaffney, w/o F.C. Phillips, 112253 p. A3
PHILLIPS, MRS. J.A.
80, Spartanburg, 81453 p. 2
PHILLIPS, MRS. J.T.
63, Campobello, 122253 p. 7
PHILLIPS, TOMMY LAWRENCE
40, Cowpens, 12𣯗3 p. 9
PHILLIPS, W. ROY
65, Union, h/o Ruth Mae Juniper Phillips, 92053 p. A3
PHILLIPS, WILLIAM ROBERTS
59, Pacolet Mills, 61453 p. A5
PIERCE, JESSIE CARTER
52, Spartanburg, w/o B.H. Pierce, 6𣇿3 p. 2
PIERCE, JOHN M.
85, Spartanburg, h/o Avis Pierce, 51853 p. 6
PIKE, J.C.
76, Inman, h/o Cora Wolfe Pike, 81053 p. 3
PILGRIM, JEROMIE
Inman, 2𣛫3 p. 2
41, Inman, 2𤾇3 p. D8
PILGRIM, MADORA
92, Inman, 9𤃃3 p. 10, 9𤖯3 p. D8
PITCHIOS, THEODORE C.
58, Spartanburg, h/o Alexandra Diangekes Pitchios, 61153 p. 9
PITTS, DRAYTON J.
49, Greer, h/o Maggie Weathers Pitts, 82253 p. 8
PLESS, JOSEPH FRED
68, Spartanburg, h/o Ruth Shook Pless, 1𤃃3 p. 5
POLLOCK, E.Y.
62, Spartanburg, h/o Essie Dora Gray Pollock, 6𥑳3 p. 6
POLSON, LEON DAVID
56, Arcadia, h/o Mamie Matthews Polson, 7𣯗3 p. 10
POOLE, ELISE INEZ
3, Spartanburg, 61453 p. A5
POOLE, J.K.
64, NC, 83053 p. A2
POOLE, RALPH W.
64, Spartanburg, 22753 p. 2
POPE, AUSTIN DEWITT
64, Inman, 5𤖯3 p. 3
POPE, ELIZABETH TAYLOR
94, Spartanburg, w/o T.F. Pope, 122853 p. 7
PORTER, CLYDE C.
29, WA, h/o Fern Porter, 82953 p. 2
PORTER, DAVID
78, Union, 8𣛫3 p. 3
PORTER, ELECTOR LITTLEJOHN
58, Gaffney, w/o Mace C. Porter, 102053 p. 2
PORTER, LOUISE
Spartanburg, 3𤃃3 p. 10
42, Spartanburg, 3𤖯3 p. 14
POTTER, MARTHA
20, Mayo, 121153 p. 2
POTTS, CHARLES W.
36, Clifton, h/o Florence Waddell Potts, 12𤾇3 p. 9
POWELL, LAWRENCE W.
40, Startex, h/o Martha Morris Powell, 9𥑳3 p. 2
POWELL, MARGARET EUGENIA
infant, Fingerville, 61553 p. 3
POWELL, MONROE E.
73, Saxon, h/o Cora Powell, 11953 p. 8
POWELL, TEXANNA BURGESS
77, Fairforest, w/o John Powell, 8𣇿3 p. A2
PRATER, GEORGE
60, Spartanburg, 52853 p. 14
PRATHER, S. WALTER
69, Cross Anchor, h/o Ada Hill Prather, 112953 p. A2
PRICE, FAYE TAYLOR
Spartanburg, 63053 p. 8
PRICE, MICHAEL
3, Gaffney, 6𤪛3 p. 1
PRICE, NAOMI COTHRAN
58, Inman, w/o H.S. Price, 22353 p. 5
PRICE, RICHARD AUSTIN
60, Union, h/o Mrs. R.A. Price, 51553 p. 3
PRINCE, GEORGE WASHINGTON
81, Campobello, 112953 p. 2
PRITCHARD, DEVER
Gaffney, h/o Pauline McCraw Pritchard, 21553 p. A3
PROPES, D.D.
76, OK, 12953 p. 2
PRUITT, LELIA JOLLY
62, Union, w/o Grover C. Pruitt, 5𤾇3 p. 10
PUCKETT, CHARLES C., JR.
KIA, 21, Union, body returned for burial, 11753 p. 5
PUTNAM, CARRIE LEE
87, Spartanburg, 82753 p. 4
Q
QUILLEN, DORA ESTELLE BANKS
46, Fairforest, w/o Albert Cole Quillen, 4𢴓3 p. 6
QUINN, BOBBY
20, Fairforest, 21053 p. 1
QUINN, ELIZA JANE
77, Buffalo, w/o B.W. Quinn, 8𣇿3 p. A2
QUINN, JOHN NEWTON
88, Blacksburg, 2𥑳3 p. 5
R
RABUN, JOHN W., SR.
64, Southern Shops, h/o Blanche Raburn, 12153 p. 2
RAKESTRAW, SALLIE FINDLEY
69, Golightly, w/o John Rakestraw, 112453 p. 6
RAMSEY, CLAUDE R.
57, Gaffney, h/o Minnie Lee Jefferies Ramsey, 10𤪛3 p. 6
RAMSEY, JOE
56, Cherokee Falls, h/o Mabel Leniar Ramsey, 6𣛫3 p. 8
RAMSEY, SALLIE FLORENCE
66, Spartanburg, w/o Albert H. Ramsey, 3𣛫3 p. 3
RANDELL, JAMES LUTHER
65, NC, h/o Florence Isler Randell, 92153 p. 6
RANGE, BOBBY
NC, 91753 p. 2
RANGER, DOSIE EMMA
Gaffney, w/o Marvin Ranger, 102853 p. 8
RATLIFF, GERDIE R.
61, Ben Avon, h/o Blanche Puckett Ratliff, 3𥑳3 p. 5
RAVAN, BUFORD B.
43, IL, 102953 p. 2
RAVAN, LUGENIA SHEHAN
75, Una, w/o Lewis Ravan, 41653 p. 4
RAY, NANCY
58, Spartanburg, 71853 p. 5
REAMES, FAY WOOLEY
32, Union, w/o Laster Reames, 83153 p. 5
RECTOR, MARY CHARLES
infant, Jonesville, 102053 p. 2
REDDIC, ETHANY LAVINIA ALLEY
62, Whitney, 71953 p. A3
REECE, BABY BOY
infant, Glendale, 92553 p. 5
REECE, GENEVA
Inman, 31553 p. A2
REESE, GENEVA
27, Inman, 31253 p. 20
REID, BOYCE L.
Spartanburg, 122853 p. 7
REID, JUANITA
17, Campobello, 22253 p. 1
REID, LANNIE
Spartanburg, 11𤪛3 p. 8
65, Spartanburg, 11𥑳3 p. 10
REID, REUBEN P.
50, Spartanburg, h/o Mrs. R.P. Reid, 1𣛫3 p. 8
REID, SHERMAN
66, Lyman, h/o Georgia Abrams Reid, 102553 p. 2
RENFRO, DURAN K.
57, Spartanburg, h/o Rachel Anderson Renfro, 72753 p. 3
RENNER, FRANK
83, Whitney, h/o Susan Holcombe Renner, 91353 p. B5
RHINEHART, ELLA
68, NC, 31053 p. 5
RHINEHART, MAMIE HICKS
75, Spartanburg, 32553 p. 2
RHINEHART, MINNIE HICKS
75, Spartanburg, 32653 p. 7
RHODES, ANNIE CLIFTON
77, Cross Anchor, w/o Harvey T. Rhodes, 21853 p. 2
RHODES, MICHAEL
infant, Greer, 4𣛫3 p. 16
RICE, ESTELLE
63, Spartanburg, w/o Walter Rice, 1𣯗3 p. A6
RICE, LOREE
Pacolet Mills, 8𤃃3 p. 6
RICE, LOREE E.
33, Pacolet Mills, w/o Theodore Rice, Jr., 8𤖯3 p. 13
RICE, SARA JEAN
infant, Spartanburg, 32953 p. B8
RICHARDS, JOHN MORGAN
64, Spartanburg, h/o Kittie G. Richards, 12453 p. 6
RICHARDSON, MAGGIE
Chesnee, 9𣇿3 p. 2
RIDDLE, BABY BOY
infant, Gaffney, 21153 p. 5
RIDDLE, WILLIAM C.
75, Glendale, h/o Lucy Ayers Riddle, 111253 p. 20
RIDINGS, R.J.
72, Spartanburg, h/o Bessie Ridings, 8𤪛3 p. 5
RILEY, HOWARD C.
37, Spartanburg, h/o Ina Riley, died while POW, 81853 p. 9
ROBBINS, ORA
72, Chesnee, 62553 p. 3
ROBBINS, ROBERT LEE
66, Spartanburg, 111153 p. 6
ROBBS, ARA SPARKS
53, Gaffney, 102853 p. 8
ROBERTSON, BABY BOY
infant, Union, 12𣇿3 p. 16
ROBERTSON, H. CLARENCE
90, Spartanburg, h/o Ella J. Robertson, 42653 p. A2
ROBERTSON, MARGARET BYRD
82, Gaffney, 121653 p. 13
ROBINSON, ANNIE
82, Cherokee Springs, 6𤾇3 p. 5
ROBINSON, ANNIE ROGERS
52, Whitney, 12𤃃3 p. 2
ROBINSON, J. VON
45, Chesnee, h/o Gertrude Miller Robinson, 22753 p. 11
ROBINSON, JIM
73, Monarch, h/o Orrie (?) Robinson, 9𤖯3 p. A2
ROBINSON, LAURA LEE
Woodruff, 12853 p. 12
ROBINSON, LUCILLE EDENS
39, Greer, w/o George B. Robinson, 2𣛫3 p. 2
ROBINSON, LUTHER
34, Spartanburg, 7𤖯3 p. 1, 71253 p. A7
ROBINSON, NOLA GREGORY
92, Gaffney, w/o E.S. Robinson, 9𢴓3 p. 2
ROBINSON, RICHARD LESTER
52, Woodruff, h/o Ruth Pearson Robinson, 112753 p. 1
ROCHESTER, J.W.
78, Jonesville, h/o Callie Martin Rochester, 21353 p. 5
RODDY, DEZZIE
56, Campobello, 62853 p. A2
RODDY, WILLIAM FRANKLIN
72, Inman, 9𤖯3 p. A2
RODGERS, ROBERT L.
63, Duncan, h/o Lucinda Cooper Rodgers, 61053 p. 2
ROGERS, LETTIE
68, Wellford, 10𥑳3 p. 28
ROGERS, PAUL
44, Chesnee, 122753 p. 2
ROGERS, SARAH MAE
infant, Spartanburg, 11𤃃3 p. 22
ROGERS, TINA LEE
Gaffney, w/o L.C. Rogers, 82653 p. 3
ROGERS, W. ERVIN
71, Greer, h/o Lillie Satterfield Rogers, 22453 p. 2
ROLLINS, BERNICE HOWARD
53, Roebuck, h/o Myra Elizabeth Edwards Rollins, 42553 p. 2
ROLLINS, FRANK
Greer, 12𢴓3 p. 2
ROPER, CHARLIE H., JR.
70, Greer, h/o Eva Massingill Roper, 3𤃃3 p. 2
ROSS, DIANNE
infant, Greer, 71353 p. 5
ROSS, NANCY CAROLINE
Spartanburg, w/o W.G. Ross, 7𥑳3 p. 7
ROWLAND, ROBERT
80, Stone Station, 73153 p. 28
80, Spartanburg, 8𣇿3 p. A7
RUSH, SARA ISABELLE PHILLIPS
85, Inman Mills, w/o S.C. Rush, 92253 p. 2
RUSHTON, JOSIE ELEANOR
70, Spartanburg, 12253 p. 3
RUSSELL, J. OLIVER
74, Spartanburg, h/o Lula Thomas Russell, 1𥑳3 p. 8
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