common / 10-26-2001

The Gaffney Ledger Obituaries Section

Obituaries

Edward D. Humphries
World War II veteran
Edward Dwight Humphries of 126 Greenbriar Dr., died Wednesday, Oct. 24, 2001, in Richard M. Campbell Veterans Nursing Home in Anderson.
A native of Cleveland County, N.C., he was the husband of Gloria Hatcher Humphries and son of the late Ferris Cordell Humphries and the late Bertha Ledford Humphries. He was a retired self-employed clothing salesman and a member of First Baptist Church of Gaffney.
Mr. Humphries was a Rotarian and a Paul Harris Fellow. He served in the U.S. Air Force for three years with duty in Europe during World War II.
In addition to his parents, Mr. Humphries was preceded in death by two brothers, F.C. Humphries and Hubert Humphries.
Surviving in addition to his wife are a son, Edward Dwight Humphries Jr. of Huntersville, N.C.; three daughters, Susan H. Paden of Miamisburg, Ohio, Judy Lynn Humphries and Janie Huffman, both of Charlotte; three sisters, Ruth Stephens, Clara Hughes, both of Kings Mountain, and Rae Holmes of Newberry; two stepsons, Talmadge Gault III of Gaffney and Ben Gault of Eaglewood, Fla.; two stepdaughters, Steva Gault Kiser and Gloria Gault Geary, both of Gaffney; and a number of grandchildren, nieces and nephews.
Graveside services will be held Saturday at 11:30 a.m. at Zoar Baptist Church Cemetery conducted by the Rev. Joel Sellers. Vitiation will be Saturday from 10-11 a.m. at Cleveland Funeral Services, 2518 W. Dixon Blvd., Shelby.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to First Baptist Church Building Fund, Gaffney, S.C. 29341.
The family is at the residence.
(Courtesy of Shuford-Hatcher Funeral Home.)

Alfred M. Tindall
Sheet metal mechanic
LINCOLNTON – Alfred Marion Tindall, 67, of Cardinal Care in Lincolnton, formerly of Charlotte, died Wednesday, Oct. 24, 2001.
Graveside services will be held today at 2 p.m. at Forest Lawn Cemetery conducted by the Rev. Hank Hillard.
Mr. Tindall was born on Aug. 18, 1934, in Cherokee County. He worked as a sheet metal mechanic and was a Navy veteran of the Korean War.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Lloyd and Mary Petty Tindall and a brother, Marshall Tindall.
Surviving are two daughters, Angela Tindall of Charlotte and Robin Travis of LIncolnton; three granddaughters and one great-granddaughter.
Arrangements by Warlick Funeral Home, Lincolnton.

Wilbur Lecroy
Owner of Lecroy Radiator Shop
BLACKSBURG – Wilbur Lecroy, 80, of 910 S.Charleston St., died Monday, Oct. 22, 2001, at the Veterans’ Hospital in Oteen, N.C.
A native of Anderson, he was the husband of Dollie Runyans Lecroy and son of the late Thomas Lecroy and the late Effie Lecroy. He was the owner and operator of Lecroy Radiator Shop and was a member of Nazareth Baptist Church.
Surviving in addition to his wife are a son, Mitchel Lecroy of Blacksburg; two grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.
Graveside services were held Thursday at 11 a.m. at Mountainview Cemetery conducted by the Rev. Joseph Clayton.
Memorials may be made to Meals on Wheels, P.O. Box 1886, Gaffney, S.C. 29342; or Nazareth Baptist Church, 1156 Ninety-Nine Island Rd., Blacksburg, S.C. 29702.
Arrangements by Gordon Mortuary.

Millie J. Moore
Cherokee County native
CHESNEE – Millie Jane Moore, 92, of 150 Greenway Rd., died Wednesday, Oct. 24, 2001, at 7:55 p.m. at her home.
Daughter of the late John Washington Norris and the late Maggie Oglesby Norris, she was the widow of Floyd Moore and a native of Cherokee County. She was a member of Gethsemane Baptist Church in Chesnee.
Surviving are two daughters, Sylvia Brannon of the home and Rosie Mae Sims of Cincinnati, Ohio; a son, M.C. Lipscomb of Neptune, N.J.; a sister, Magalene Young of Brooklyn, N.Y.; and a host of grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Services will be held Sunday at 3 p.m. at Gethsemane Baptist Church conducted by Dr. Samuel M. Johnson and the Revs. Ronnie Miller, Floree copeland, Rose Jamerson and Barbara Harris. Burial will be in Mikes Creek Missionary Baptist Church Cemetery. Body will be placed in the church at 2 p.m.
Pallbearers will be members of Gethsemane All Male Chorus.
Honorary flower bearers will be Emma McKinney, Julia McKinney, Allene Friday, Myrtle Copeland and Annie Mae Crawford. Active flower bearers will be her grandchildren.
The family will receive friends Saturday from 6-7 p.m. at Foster Funeral Home, Gaffney.

Hazel N. Moseley
Retired clerk from Hartzog Jewelers
Hazel Neely Moseley, 80, of 801 Lyman St., died Thursday, Oct. 25, 2001, in Spartanburg Regional Medical Center.
A native of York County, she was the widow of Robert E. Moseley and daughter of the late Moffett Neely and the late Edna White Neely. She was a member of Cherokee Avenue Baptist Church and a retired clerk fromHartzog Jewelers.
Surviving are a son, Dan Moseley of Columbia; a daughter, Nancy Bennett of York; two brothers, Knox Neely of Grover and Campbell Neely of Rock Hill; three sisters, Betty Jo Cobb, Ruth Lawson and Jennie Falls, all of Clover; four grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.
Services will be held Saturday at 11 a.m. at Cherokee Avenue Baptist Church conducted by Dr. Clyde Thomas and the Revs. Frank Northcutt, Jock Hendrick and Jack Phillips. Burial will be in Oakland Cemetery. Body will be placed in the church at 10:30 a.m.
The family is at the residence and will receive friends tonight from 5-7 at Shuford-Hatcher Funeral Home.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Cherokee Avenue Baptist Church or Youth Fund at Cherokee Avenue Baptist Church, 805 Cherokee Ave., Gaffney, S.C. 29340.
Arrangements by Shuford-Hatcher Funeral Home.

James Frazier
Retired from Metromont
James Marshall Frazier, 68, of 128 Granite Dr., died Monday, Oct. 22, 2001, in Spartanburg Regional Medical Center.
A native of Rutherford County, N.C., he was the widower of Ruby Foster Frazier and son of the late Fred Frazier and the late Sallie Lee Mode Landress.
Mr. Frazier was a retired plant manager at Metromont in Blacksburg, where he was employed for over 30 years. He was a member of GWRRA Motorcycle Association and was of the Baptist faith.
Surviving are a daughter, Dianne Loving of Gaffney; a son, Gary Frazier Sr. of Gaffney; four grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; a brother, Jimmy Frazier of Spartanburg; a sister, Juanita Spencer of Gaffney; a half-brother; Ronnie Frazier of Fort Mill; and a half-sister, Frankie Pitmon of Rock Hill.
Services were held Thursday at 3 p.m. at Beaverdam Baptist Church with Rev. Bobby Cable officiating. Burial was in Oakland Cemetery.
Pallbearers were Mickey Allison, David Hambright, Dumpy Frazier, Wayne McCraw, Charles Dawkins, Troy Hogue, Darrin Brown and Chris Watkins.
Honorary pallbearers were members of the GWRRA Motorcycle Association.
The family is at the residence.
Arrangements by Shuford-Hatcher Funeral Home.

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