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The Gaffney Ledger Obituaries Section

Obituaries

Friday, September 27, 2002

Carolyn H. Giles
Retired textile employee
Carolyn Henderson Giles, 62, of 717 S. Limestone St., died Tuesday, Sept. 24, 2002, in Carolinas medical Center, Charlotte.
Born in Gaffney, she was the wife of Junior Ervin Giles of the home and daughter of the late Henry Henderson Sr. and the late Estelle Oxford Henderson. She was a former textile employee and member of Cherokee Gospel Tabernacle.
Surviving in addition to her husband are two sons, Mark Giles of Gaffney and Bruce Giles of Spartanburg; six grandchildren; and two sisters, Evelyn McDaniel and Kathy L. Hall, both of Gaffney.
In addition to her parents, Mrs. Giles was preceded in death by a son, Scott Giles, and a brother, Henry Henderson Jr.
Services will be held today at 2 p.m. at Shuford-Hatcher Chapel, conducted by the Revs. Betty Gentry and William Willis. Burial will be in Oakland Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Carl Mullinax, Brian Giles, Timmy Giles, Bruce Price, Bruce Price Jr., Grady Gentry, Kenny Gentry and Johnny Lee Price.
The family is at the residence.
Arrangements by Shuford-Hatcher Funeral Home.

George L. Little
Worked at Progressive Screens
George Lee (Levi) Little, 52, of 218 Chestnut Ridge Rd., died Thursday, Sept. 26, 2002, in Spartanburg Regional Medical Center.
Born in Gaffney, he was the son of the late George Howard Little and the late Della Nix Little. He was a member of Draytonville Baptist Church, a veteran and worked at Progressive Screens.
Surviving are a son, David Little of the home; two daughters, Renee Little of the home and Kelly Little of Gaffney.
The family is at the residence.
Arrangements are incomplete. Shuford-Hatcher Funeral Home is in charge.

Dorothy H. Hopper
Gaffney native
Dorothy Ann Hopper Holmes, 53, of 201 Chandler Dr., Berkeley Apartments, died Thurs-day, Sept. 26, 2002, at her home.
Widow of Larry O’Neal Holmes, she was born in Gaffney, a daughter of the late Jeremiah Hopper and Vinnie Colston Brown. She was a member of Allen Temple C.M.E. Church.
Surviving are a son, LaDon Norris of Savannah, Ga.; two daughters, Davette Ratchford and Aretha Smith, both of Gaffney; two brothers, Johnny Hopper of Gaffney and Charles Wood of Spartanburg; stepfather, Lee Brown of Gaffney; foster daughter, Greta McCoy of Gaffney; eight grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
Services will be held Sunday at 3 p.m. at Allen Temple C.M.E. Church, conducted by the Revs. Clifton E. Harris and Doretha S. Baldwin. Burial will be in Gaffney Memorial Park.
The family is at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Ronnie Smith, 400 Willow St.
Arrangements by The Gilmore Mortuary.

Catherine N. Moore
Native of Indiana
BLACKSBURG – Catherine (Katy) N. Moore, 73, formerly of 318 York Rd., died Thursday, Sept. 26, 2002, in Brookview HealthCare Center.
A native of Indiana, she was the wife of Mozell L. Moore and daughter of the late Farris Nibarger. She was a housewife.
Surviving in addition to her husband are a stepson, Donnie Moor,e of Belton and a sister, Ruth Ann Wisekart of Missouri.
Graveside services will be held Sunday at 2 p.m. at Clingman Memorial Gardens.
The family will receive friends Saturday from 7-8 p.m. at Gordon Mortuary and at other times they will be at 318 York Rd., Blacksburg.
Arrangements by Gordon Mortuary.

Louise C. Peeler
Former postmaster at Limestone College
Louise Coyle Wallace Peeler of 1206 E. Frederick St., died Wednesday, Sept. 25, 2002, in Spartanburg Regional Medical Center.
Born in Gaffney, she was the widow of David D. Wallace and John Peeler. She was the daughter of the late John Franklin Coyle and the late Annie Laura Owensby Coyle. A former postmaster at Limestone College, she was a member of Cherokee Avenue Baptist Church.
Surviving are two daughters and sons-in-law, Carolyn M. and Charles Coggins of Boiling Springs and Linda and Dennis Kimbrell of Chesnee; two sisters, Nettie Horn and Rebecca Coyle, both of Gaffney; four grandchildren, Tiffany Kimbrell, Chris Miller, Betsy McFalls, all of Spartanburg, and David Kimbrell of Chesnee; and one great-grandchildren, Kaylan McFalls.
Services will be held today at 4 p.m. at Shuford-Hatcher Chapel, conducted by the Rev. Phillip K. Dodd. Burial will be in Frederick Memorial Gardens.
Pallbearers will be William (Bill) R. Hobbs, Lawrence Robinson, Steve Thrasher, Bo Wofford and Travis Tucker.
The family will receive friends today from 3-4 p.m. at Shuford-Hatcher Funeral Home and at other times they will be at their respective homes.

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