common / 08-29-2001

The Gaffney Ledger Obituaries Section


Jamous T. Cash
Life member of Macedonia Grange
Jamous T. Cash, 74, of 781 Macedonia Rd., died Sunday, Aug. 26, 2001, at 4:48 p.m. in Spartanburg Regional Medical Center after a brief bout with cancer.
A native of Gaffney, he was the son of the late Jeffie D. Cash and Lula H. Cash. He was the husband of Myrtle Wilcox Cash.
Mr. Cash was retired from District Three Bus Maintenance and also worked at Cherokee Farm Equipment Company. He was a member of Macedonia Baptist Church where he was a deacon. He was a member of 701 Masonic Lodge in Cowpens and was a former board member for 20 years at Macedonia Fire District. A life member of Macedonia Grange, he was a board member of the Thicketty Creek Watershed District.
In addition to his wife, he is survived by two daughters, Janet L. Cash of the home and Debbie C. Hudson and her husband, Ben, of Gaffney; two grandchildren, Benjamin and Saress Hudson of Gaffney; two brothers, Jeffie D. Cash and Kenneth G. Cash of Gaffney; five sisters, Victoria C. Lipscomb, Geneva C. Martin, Thelma C. Kirby, Willene C. Guest, all of Gaffney, and Marcy C. McDade of Greer.
Mr. Cash was preceded in death by two brothers, Cecil H. Cash and Clyde S. Cash, and a sister, Edith C. Byars.
Services will be held at 11 a.m. today at Macedonia Baptist Church conducted by Dr. Terry Duvall. Burial will be in Frederick Memorial Gardens.
Pallbearers will be Tony Cash, Ricky Cash, C.H. Cash, Gary Martin, Dennis Pettit, Clifford Byars, Talmadge Byars and Gene Clary.
Honorary pallbearers will be members of the Men’s No. 3 Sunday School Class at Macedonia Baptist Church.
The family is at the residence.
Memorials may be made to Macedonia Baptist Church Building Fund, 216 Macedonia Rd., Gaffney, S.C. 29341.
Shuford-Hatcher Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Jalileh Said
Jalileh Said, 67, of 125 Drayton Trail died Tuesday, Aug, 28, 2001, in Spartanburg Regional Medical Center.
Arrangements are incomplete. White Columns is in charge.

Millard H. Garland
Employed by Magnolia Finishing Company
Millard Howard Lee Garland, 56, of 348 Dry Fork Rd., Gaffney, died August, 28, 2001, at his home.
A native of Cherokee County, he was the husband of Nancy McAbee Garland of the home and son of the late Mid and Nettie Wyatt Garland. He was employed by Magnolia Finishing Co.
Surviving in addition to his wife are a son, Joey Osment of Gaffney; a daughter, Laura Garland Hatcher of Gaffney; two sisters, Judy Dover and Ruth Greene, both of Gaffney; and three grandchildren.
In addition to his parents, Mr. Garland was preceded in death by a brother, Obie Garland, and two sisters, Mildred Hawkins and Virginia Huskey.
Services will be held Thursday at 3 p.m. at White Columns Chapel, Blacksburg, with the Rev. James Humphries officiating. Burial will be in Clingman Memorial Gardens.
Pallbearers will be Charles Gorski, Danny Gorski, Gene Manning, Joey Osment, Chockie Richardson and LeRoy White.
The family will receive friends tonight from 6:30-8 at White Columns-Blacksburg and other times will be at the home.
Memorials may be made to Hospice Care of South Carolina, 407 N. Limestone St., Gaffney, S.C. 29340.
White Columns-Blacksburg is in charge of arrangements.

Floyd E. Roberts
Retired from Virginia Dept. of Transportation
JONESVILLE, Va. – Floyd E. Roberts, 85, died Sunday, Aug. 26, 2001, at the home of his daughter in Gaffney.
Mr. Roberts was a retired superintendent with the Virginia Department of Transportation and was a member of Powell Valley Seventh Day Adventist Church.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Rev. Robert and Almeady Roberts; two brothers, six sisters and a grandson, Starett Roberts.
Surviving in addition to his wife are two sons, Eddie Roberts of Hendersonville, N.C., and Ron Roberts of Greenville, Tenn.; four daughters, Sue Burgin, Melanie Baker, both of Gaffney, Janice Rains and Kathy Breedlove, both of Blacksburg; 11 grandchildren and one great-grandchild.
Services were held Tuesday at 8 p.m. at Arney-Mullins Funeral Home Chapel with Elder Dennis Breetske and Elder John Neff officiating. Graveside services will be conducted at 10 a.m. today at Powell Valley Cemetery in Dryden, Va.
Arney-Mullins Funeral Home, Jonesville, Va., is in charge of arrangements. (Courtesy of Shuford-Hatcher Funeral Home.)

Paul G. Hellebrand
Retired captain in Merchant Marines
Paul G. Hellebrand, 77, of 206 Lakeview Dr., died Tuesday, Aug. 28, 2001, at his home.
Born in Brooklyn, N.Y., he was the widower of Juanita Anthony Hellebrand and son of the late John Hellebrand and the late May Minashefskie Hellebrand. He was a retired captain in the Merchant Marines and was inducted into the Hall of Bravery in Gaffney in 1996. He was of the Catholic faith.
Surviving are three daughters, Brent Hellebrand of Greer, Susan MacDowell of Gaffney and Marcia Baker of Roebuck; a son, Paul G. Hellebrand Jr. of Willow Springs, Mo.; a brother, Bernard Hellebrand of Rahway, N.J.; and four grandchildren.
A memorial service will be held Friday at 11 a.m. at Shuford-Hatcher Chapel conducted by the Rev. Sidney Norton.
The family is at the residence.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to VistaCare Hospice, 4006 E. North St., Suite A, Greenville, S.C. 29615.
Shuford-Hatcher Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

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