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Spartanburg Herald and Herald Journal
Obituaries, 1955

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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OCHILTREE, BRENDA GAYLE
infant, Startex, 7–31–55 p. A7
OCHILTREE, H.F.
72, Lockhart, h/o Pearl Ochiltree, 11–8–55 p. 16
OCHILTREE, LINDER NELL
infant, Startex, 7–31–55 p. A7
OGLESBY, VIRGIE
77, Spartanburg, 9–3–55 p. 2
OLIVER, BUD
72, Landrum, h/o Hartness King Oliver, 11–8–55 p. 16
OLIVER, MITTIE SCOTT
Cherokee Springs, w/o J.H. Oliver, 6𥑳5 p. 15
ORR, BESSIE
53, Spartanburg, 11–10–55 p. 9
ORR, WILLIAM JESSE, SR.
82, Drayton, 4–29–55 p. 2
OSBORNE, ADDIE HUTCHINS
60, Una, w/o Lonnie F. Osborne, 6–13–55 p. 8
OSBORNE, WILLIAM J.
84, Pacolet, h/o Jenie Willis Osborne, 5–26–55 p. 7
O'SHIELDS, LILLIE HUGHES
72, Spartanburg, w/o Hartwell B. O'Shields, 4–13–55 p. 16
O'SHIELDS, SAM HARRISON
75, Buffalo, h/o Clara Gregory O'Shields, 7–8–55 p. 28
O'SHIELDS, VIRGIL M.
62, Spartanburg, h/o Inez O'Shields, 4–6–55 p. 16
OVERCASH, JASON
23, Spartanburg, 6–5–55 p. 1
OVERCASH, JASON, JR.
25, Spartanburg, 6–6–55 p. 8
OWEN, ADDIE SMAWLEY
66, Landrum, w/o B.F. Owen, 10–23–55 p. A2
OWENS, ANNIE MAE
Spartanburg, 4–8–55 p. 17
OWENS, CHARLES HARRISON
27, Enoree, h/o Shirley Chapman Owens, 4–27–55 p. 2
OWENS, EMMA BARNETT
80, Fingerville, 8–24–55 p. 3
OWENS, EVA
77, Landrum, 11–28–55 p. 8
OWENS, EVA POTTER
69, Chesnee, w/o Claude Owens, 1–21–55 p. 12
OWENS, GREEN BERRY
69, Pauline, h/o Idell Stephens Owens, 5–5–55 p. 26
OWENS, JOSEPH SAMUEL
Spartanburg, 11–14–55 p. 12, 11–15–55 p. 2
OWENS, J.R.
74, Woodruff, h/o Elsie Hill Pollard Owens, 12–19–55 p. 16
OWENS, LILLIE BRANNON
60, Spartanburg, 3–2–55 p. 2
OWENSBY, MARGARET J.
86, NC, w/o J.J. Owensby, 7–24–55 p. A6
P
PACE, ANDY
48, Pacolet Mills, h/o Evelyn Salters Pace, 1–19–55 p. 3
PADGETT, ELBERT
45, Spartanburg, 8–29–55 p. 10
44, Spartanburg, 9–3–55 p. 2
PADGETT, HATTIE MAE
FL, w/o F. Derral Padgett, 2–11–55 p. 22
PAGE, HOSEA W.
Landrum, 1–23–55 p. A2
PAGE, ROSA ELIZABETH PEARSON
79, Spartanburg, w/o W.R. Page, 2–21–55 p. 8
PAINTER, BRANNIE LUCENDIE
86, Blacksburg, w/o Albert Painter, 4–4–55 p. 3
PAINTER, DAHLIA HAMMOND
62, Fairmont, w/o Lewis Painter, 8–22–55 p. 8
PAINTER, OSCAR L.
79, Chesnee, 2–24–55 p. 13
PALMER, CORNELIA
Union, 12–11–55 p. A10
PALMER, MARY VIRGINIA
67, Union, w/o J.T. Palmer, Sr., 3–2–55 p. 2
PARHAM, ALMA CLEM
73, Spartanburg, w/o H.P. Parham, 8–5–55 p. 6
PARHAM, HOMER
70, Golightly, h/o Neely Prather Parham, 6–7–55 p. 14
PARHAM, JANE
92, Spartanburg, 12–1–55 p. 8
PARHAM, JANIE
98, Spartanburg, 11–29–55 p. 2
PARIS, TIMOTHY DUANE
infant, Spartanburg, 1–10–55 p. 1
PARKER, EFFIE BRADLEY
65, Pacolet, 12–4–55 p. A8
PARKER, LENA PIERCE
63, Gaffney, w/o Ben F. Parker, 8–26–55 p. 2
PARKER, T.C.
Inman, h/o Edith Cook Parker, 9–28–55 p. 3
PARKS, QUEEN WYNN
Woodruff, 12–28–55 p. 2
74, Woodruff, 12–29–55 p. 18
PARKS, RANSOM LOSS
45, DC, 12–18–55 p. A6
PARRENT, WILIAM MARION
68, Spartanburg, 10–9–55 p. A3
PARRIS, HATTIE WALL
76, Chesnee, w/o J.E. Parris, 3–21–55 p. 10
PARRIS, JAMES CLARENCE
82, Spartanburg, h/o Oney L. Parris, 4–11–55 p. 9
PATRICK, C.C., SR.
46, Union, 4–5–55 p. 14
PATRICK, JANIE LUNSFORD
75, Powell Mill, 5–28–55 p. 2
PATRICK, MILTON CHALMERS
78, Gaffney, h/o Pearl Mullinax Patrick, 3–18–55 p. 29
PATTERSON, JOHN D.
76, Spartanburg, h/o Mrs. J.D. Patterson, 5–6–55 p. 6
PATTERSON, THOMAS
69, Landrum, h/o Martha Madison Patterson, 5–7–55 p. 2
PATTON, C.C.
67, Spartanburg, 4–29–55 p. 2
PAYDEN, JOHN H.
87, Roebuck, 6–3–55 p. 29
PAYDEN, JOHN HENRY
NC, 6–5–55 p. A10
PAYDEN, OSCAR LEON
32, Spartanburg, 12–23–55 p. 2
PEACE, ANNIE SOLESBEE MOORE
67, Greer, w/o William C. Peace, 1–14–55 p. 12
PEACE, JESSE A.
64, Spartanburg, h/o Gracey P. Peace, 4–27–55 p. 2
PEACE, JOHN P.
61, Greer, h/o Vincie Pittman Peace, 2–22–55 p. 5
PEARSON, ALBERT
81, Wellford, 9–22–55 p. 12, 9–23–55 p. 18
PEARSON, ALBERT, WELLFORD, 9–20–55 p. 12
PEARSON, CHARLES MCVERNON
65, Boiling Springs, h/o Hattie Mullins Pearson, 2–16–55 p. 2
PEARSON, COKE E.
67, Greer, h/o Lou Fortenberry Pearson, 11–16–55 p. 11
PEARSON, ETHEL
41, NC, 10–31–55 p. 1
PEARSON, MELLISA DOCIA STONE
90, Woodruff, 8–8–55 p. 3
PEARSON, RUFUS O.
51, Woodruff, 5–27–55 p. 6
PEARSON, TROY
39, NY, 1–2–55 p. A3
PEELER, CHARLIE
36, Gaffney, h/o Arrie Peeler, 7–17–55 p. 1
PEELER, LEE
65, Macedonia, h/o Darvey Cromer Peeler, 1–16–55 p. A2
PEELER, ROY L.
58, Gaffney, h/o Cora Kennedy Peeler, 6–1–55 p. 6
PEELER, VIOLA
46, Spartanburg, 10–15–55 p. 8
PENNINGTON, MAMIE NICHOLLS
79, Greer, w/o William A. Pennington, 4–3–55 p. A3
PENNINGTON, RHODA KINLEY
54, Gaffney, w/o B.T. Pennington, 1–28–55 p. 6
PERRY, ANNIE
84, Campobello, 7–28–55 p. 17
PERRY, BUNA RUTH TONEY
46, Clifton, w/o Carl B. Perry, 3–12–55 p. 2
PERRY, MARION CALHOUN
83, Gaffney, 8–27–55 p. 2
PERRY, SAM A.
74, Greer, h/o Lyda Compton Perry, 3–31–55 p. 6
PETERSON, BENJAMIN MORGAN
Gaffney, h/o Sarah Ann Parker Peterson, 6–5–55 p. B8
PETERSON, JOSIE
Wellford, 1–9–55 p. A3
PETTIT, CHARLES
17, Landrum, 6–7–55 p. 14
PETTIT, CLARENCE EUGENE
20, Pauline, 11–18–55 p. 3
PETTIT, HOWARD KEM
infant, Cowpens, 9–28–55 p. 3
PETTIT, RICHARD EARL
infant, Pauline, 4–26–55 p. 12 (Journal) / also 4-26-55 P. 14 (Herald)
PETTY, CHARLIE J.
66, Cowpens, 1–28–55 p. 6
PHILLIIPS, JAMES BERRY
73, Gaffney, h/o Sallie Mullinax Phillips, 6–7–55 p. 14
PHILLIPS, CLAUDE WILLIAM
61, Whitney, 4–26–55 p. 2
PHILLIPS, MYRTLE ARIRONA
69, Wattsville, 5–17–55 p. 14
PHILLIPS, ROBIN DALE
infant, Converse, 11–18–55 p. 3
PHILLIPS, WILLIAM BELTON
31, Gaffney, 7–2–55 p. 1
PICKENS, WALTER BUSTER
Landrum, 11–19–55 p. 8
PICKENS, WARREN
Landrum, 11–18–55 p. 7
PIERCE, CHARLES V., SR.
69, Gaffney, h/o Dora Reynolds Pierce, 5–9–55 p. 10
PIERCE, MARY ELIZABETH CAMPBELL
77, Landrum, w/o John Pierce, 10–14–55 p. 29
PITCHOIS, ALEXANDRIA
Spartanburg, w/o Theodore Pitchois, 1–18–55 p. 12
PITTMAN, LELA PACE
47, Gaffney, 5–10–55 p. 14
PITTS, JANE BOSTIC
Spartanburg, w/o Chesley B. Pitts, 7–10–55 p. A8
PLUMLEY, BROOKS L.
infant, Landrum, 1–10–55 p. 2
PLUMLEY, DOROTHY LONG
31, Greer, w/o Alfred Plumley, 10–22–55 p. 8
PLUMLEY, ROBERT
21, Landrum, 8–9–55 p. 1
POLIAKOFF, BERNARD J.
38, Spartanburg, 3–8–55 p. 5
POLK, JAMES K.
80, Spartanburg, h/o Ivey Leah Tuten Polk, 4–15–55 p. 6
POOLE, CHARLES
23, Spartanburg, 9–3–55 p. 2
POOLE, ELLA JOHNS
Union, w/o W.E. Poole, 10–1–55 p. 8
POOLE, ESTELLE MACE
58, Gaffney, 7–8–55 p. 28
POOLE, FLORENCE CHAPMAN
66, Spartanburg, w/o W.I. Poole, 8–7–55 p. A6
POOLE, HENRY, JR.
23, TX, 4–4–55 p. 3
POOLE, LEE, JR.
29, Cherokee Heights, h/o Doris Goforth Poole, 1–2–55 p. D3
PORTER, CONWAY
38, Union, 1–13–55 p. 10
PORTER, EARL
31, Pacolet Mills, 4–21–55 p. 16
33, Pacolet Mills, 4–23–55 p. 6, 4–24–55 p. D4
PORTER, HELEN
35, Jonesville, 1–11–55 p. 2
PORTER, HELEN F.
38, Jonesville, 1–13–55 p. 7
PORTER, WILL
60, Spartanburg, 4–20–55 p. 3, 4–24–55 p. A6
POTEAT, CLAUDE VANCE
Inman, h/o Ruth Poteat, 10–4–55 p. 14
POTEAT, WILLIAM JESSIE
58, Valley Falls, h/o Girtha Bradley Poteat, 8–31–55 p. 12
POTTER, J.A.
74, Cowpens, h/o Mamie Harking Potter, 2–28–55 p. 8
POTTER, MATILDA
TN, 12–24–55 p. 5
POWELL, BETHANY BLANTON
86, Gaffney, w/o William H. Powell, 10–10–55 p. 8
POWELL, CHARLIE
74, Spartanburg, 9–23–55 p. 11
POWELL, FRED
70, Inman, h/o Carrie Powell, 7–25–55 p. 8
POWELL, JAMES ROSCOE
76, Inman, h/o Annie Correll Powell, 1–28–55 p. 6
POWELL, JULIUS C.
43, Chesnee, h/o Odell R. Powell, 4–26–55 p. 2
POWELL, LUTHER B.
44, VA, 12–12–55 p. 10
PRESSLEY, HAROLD DEAN, JR.
Pacolet, 6–29–55 p. 2
PRICE, ALFRED
46, Spartanburg, 9–21–55 p. 2
PRICE, CHARLES H.
67, Macedonia, 2–25–55 p. 5
PRICE, J. TILDON
78, Chesnee, 11–7–55 p. 8
PRICE, J.E.
41, Wellford, h/o Ruth Woodward Price, 9–2–55 p. 15
PRIDGEON, JAMES EDWIN
infant, Spartanburg, 3–27–55 p. D8
PRUITT, GERTRUDE PARRIS
63, Spartanburg, 2–6–99 p. A2
PRUITT, GROVER C.
68, Spartanburg, 2–15–55 p. 12
PRUITT, ORA LEE THOMPSON
72, Campobello, w/o William Pruitt, 3–18–55 p. 29
PRUITT, SARAH FARMER
72, Wellford, w/o J.M. Pruitt, 7–19–55 p. 2
PRUITT, VIRGIL
61, Spartanburg, h/o Ollie Tillotson Pruitt, 5–8–55 p. A2
PUCKETT, ANNIE MAE
52, Union, 12–24–55 p. 5
PUGH, CORA DUNBAR
GA, w/o C.T. Pugh, 1–19–55 p. 3
Q
QUINN, CLARENCE
60, Grassy Pond, h/o Moree Swofford Quinn, 1–5–55 p. 2
QUINN, DOLLIE DILLARD
61, Pacolet Mills, w/o Paul Quinn, 4–17–55 p. A2
QUINN, JAMES BRICE
22, Blacksburg, h/o Sybil Byers Quinn, 3–24–55 p. 1
QUINN, LOWELL WARREN
23, Pacolet, 9–3–55 p. 2
QUINN, MARY L. PAINTER
74, Gaffney, 2–9–55 p. 12
QUINN, SYBIL ELANE
infant, Clifton, 10–18–55 p. 14
R
RAFF, IRVING H.
51, Spartanburg, h/o Mrs. I.H. Raff, 4–15–55 p. 6
RAGSTOLE, PARTRICIA ANN
infant, Spartanburg, 7–16–55 p. 2
RAINEY, LAWRENCE D.
75, Campobello, h/o Flora Thomas Rainey, 1–19–55 p. 3
RAINWATER, ALLEN G.
64, Spartanburg, h/o Sarah E. Rainwater, 1–15–55 p. 8
RAMEY, MARY B.
86, Glendale, 11–5–55 p. 8
RAMSEUR, BENJAMIN FREDERICK
62, Blacksburg, h/o Ruth Martin Ramseur, 5–29–55 p. A2
RAMSEY, SCHUMAN S.
49, Spartanburg, h/o Floree E. Ramsey, 7–1–55 p. 6
RANDALL, RANSON BURTON
55, Union, h/o Bessie Randall, 9–9–55 p. 6
RATLIFF, JOHN L.
88, Spartanburg, h/o Molly I. Ratliff, 2–3–55 p. 18
RAVAN, WILLIAM M.
82, Spartanburg, 3–24–55 p. 22
RAY, HENRY J.
27, Greer, h/o Mathol Brown Ray, 6–6–55 p. 8
RAY, JAMES A.
65, Cherokee Springs, h/o Lillian Gilbert Ray, 5–19–55 p. 13
RAY, SANDRA KAY
infant, Gaffney, 10–22–55 p. 8
REARDON, MERINDA
84, Spartanburg, 6–21–55 p. 2
REAVES, EDNA VIOLA THOMAS
72, Glendale, w/o James R. Reaves, 11–25–55 p. 6
REAVES, ROSA L.
43, MI, 5–11–55 p. 2
RECTOR, ANNIE BELL
45, Spartanburg, 8–3–55 p. 8
RECTOR, MOLLIE LUNSFORD
68, Union, 10–19–55 p. 28
REDDEN, MINNIE BELL WRIGHT
85, Inman, w/o Thomas N. Redden, 2–9–55 p. 12
REED, JAMES
63, Spartanburg, 4–3–55 p. D5
REEVES, FRANCES GRUBBS
82, Woodruff, w/o Joe Reeves, 7–9–55 p. 2
REID, BOBBY JOE
15, Inman, 12–2–55 p. 9
REID, JAMES
Spartanburg, 3–29–55 p. 3
REID, RAYMOND LEWIS
50, Gramling, h/o Dorothy Holt Reid, 3–26–55 p. 2
RENNICK, LOUISE
Spartanburg, 6–4–55 p. 8
REVELS, ELSIE CASH
66, Cowpens, w/o John D. Revels, 4–11–55 p. 9
REVELS, ROSA MCBEE
78, Gaffney, w/o R.S. Revels, 1–14–55 p. 12
REYNOLDS, WILL W.
82, Gaffney, 6–3–55 p. 28
RHEINART, MARY WHISONANT
85, Blacksburg, 6–4–55 p. 2
RHODES, FLORIDE GREER
69, Duncan, h/o Melvin L. Rhodes, 2–26–55 p. 2
RHYMER, VELDA BURRELL
54, Campobello, w/o J.R. Rhymer, 7–27–55 p. 3
RICE, ALEXANDER QUAY
86, Spartanburg, h/o Idelette Spann Rice, 1–16–55 p. 1
RICE, CLYLEN
58, Spartanburg, 9–10–55 p. 2
52, Spartanburg, 9–11–55 p. D5
RICE, HARVEY
Spartanburg, 11–30–55 p. 8
60, Spartanburg, 12–4–55 p. D4
RICE, IDELLE SPANN
81, Spartanburg, w/o Alexander Quay Rice, 10–28–55 p. 12
RICE, LIZZIE YOUNG
84, Spartanburg, 1–9–55 p. A2
RICE, ROSA BELL
61, Pacolet, 1–2–55 p. D6
RICHARDS, GROVER C.
70, Whitney h/o May Burgess Richards, 5–29–55 p. A2
RICHARDS, JOHN IRBY
59, Woodruff, h/o Lyda Hellams Richards, 7–23–55 p. 2
RICHARDSON, KERETHA
IL, 11–24–55 p. 26
RICHARDSON, KERETHA IRBY
IL, 11–24–55 p. 11
RIDDLE, MAGGIE G.
80, NC, w/o George M. Riddle, 9–9–55 p. 6
RIDDLE, ROBERT THOMAS
86, Roebuck, 2–5–55 p. 8
RIPPY, AUGUSTA ANN BLACKWELL
69, Blacksburg, w/o T.K. Rippy, 2–12–55 p. 2
ROARK, DAISY MAE
68, Union, 3–16–55 p. 2
ROBBS, JUNE THOMPSON
88, Gaffney, h/o Lillie Ballenger Robbs, 2–16–55 p. 2
ROBERSON, J. CECIL
Greer, w/o Jackie Workman Roberson, 7–7–55 p. 3
ROBERTSON, ALFRED WEBB
49, Spartanburg, h/o Lois M. Bagwell Robertson, 9–17–55 p. 2
ROBINSON, ELECTOR MOORE
75, Woodruff, w/o William A. Robinson, 9–20–55 p. 12
ROBINSON, ELIZA
Spartanburg, 2–20–55 p. D4, 2–24–55 p. 3
ROBINSON, JAMES JEFFERSON
72, Gaffney, h/o Georgia Hawkins Robinson, 2–2–55 p. 2
ROBINSON, ODELL
43, Spartanburg, 11–12–55 p. 2
Spartanburg, 11–13–55 p. B8
RODDY, CLARENCE
67, Reidville, h/o Leila Johnson Roddy, 1–17–55 p. 3
RODDY, EARL L., SR.
59, GA, h/o Willie Lanier Roddy, 10–15–55 p. 8
RODGERS, LUCINDA COOPER
65, Fairmont, w/o Robert Lee Rodgers, 3–4–55 p. 28
ROEMHILD, ROGER DALE
infant, Spartanburg, 8–9–55 p. 10
ROGERS, FURMAN N.
53, Reidville, 7–5–55 p. 7
ROGERS, HORACE B.
47, Fairforest, 4–19–55 p. 2
ROGERS, MRS. J. LANHAM
82, Roebuck, 12–31–55 p. 8
ROGERS, SHIRLEY MAE
14, Wellford, 4–16–55 p. 8, 4–17–55 p. A6
ROLLINS, JOHN DAVID
Campobello, 6–26–55 p. A6
RONE, MARTHA ESTELLE
47, Pauline, 10–10–55 p. 8
ROOK, CLARA HUGHES
82, Enoree, w/o John Rook, 7–23–55 p. 2
ROOKARD, EARNEST JAMES
infant, Spartanburg, 12–27–55 p. 20
ROSS, ELLA SHEPHERD
72, Greer, w/o Pell H. Ross, 5–7–55 p. 2
ROSS, MARY DILL
76, Greer, w/o Arch L. Ross, 3–13–55 p. A3
ROWE, J.O.
60, Beaumont, h/o Jeanette G. Rowe, 9–25–55 p. A6
RUCKARD, ANNA
NC, 5–1–55 p. A3, 5–4–55 p. 3, 5–5–55 p. 26
RUDISALL, ESTHER W.
34, Spartanburg, 2–17–55 p. 15
RUPPE, CAROLINE SCRUGGS
95, Gaffney, w/o P.C. Ruppe, 5–20–55 p. 7
RUPPE, S.R.
71, Gaffney, h/o Sarah Hessentine Ruppe, 6–8–55 p. 2
RUSH, JAMES CLAUD, SR.
62, Inman Mills, h/o Abbie Low Rush, 3–5–55 p. 7

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