Kay Crawford

GAFFNEY — Kay Robbins Crawford, 67, of 400 Pacolet Highway, went home to be with the Lord on Tuesday, March 6, 2018, at Spartanburg Regional Medical Center. Born in Gaffney, she was the wife of Jerry Howard Crawford and daughter of the late Sidney Robbins, Jr. and Margaret “Margie” Patterson Robbins. She was a homemaker and a member of Lighthouse […]

Gaffney prepares for region with DH with Union

Like most successful coaches, Gaffney baseball coach Jeff Osment is looking to the future but focused on today. While the Indians host Union County today in a doubleheader, Osment said he’s using the non region schedule to prepare for a difficult region slate that begins in a few weeks. “We have three games before the region and the region is […]

Limestone faces Lander in today’s opening round regional

The disappointment of a first-round conference tournament loss didn’t last long for the Limestone women’s basketball team. For the seventh straight year, the Saints received a bid to the NCAA Division II Southeast Regional Tournament. The No. 5 seed Saints (23-5) will play fourth-seeded Lander (24-7) today at 7:30 p.m. The winner will play either top seed and host Carson […]


Jeremy Holden

SPARTANBURG — Jeremy Michael Tyler Holden, 23, of 136 Caldwell Circle, passed away Tuesday, March 6, 2018, at his residence. Born in Gaston County, he was the son of Michael Lee Holden and Angela Marie Shannon. Mr. Holden worked as a Fork Lift Operator and was a member of Pleasant Hill Baptist Church. He was a graduate of Blacksburg High […]

John Evans

GAFFNEY — John Maurice Evans, 52, of 112 Martin Lane, passed away Tuesday, March 6, 2018, in Spartanburg Regional Medical Center. He was born in Gaffney and was a son of Linnie Poole Evans and the late John Lyman Evans. John was a 1983 graduate of Gaffney High School and received a B.S. Degree from Limestone College in 2015. He […]

Joe Louis Tate

GAFFNEY — Mr. Joe Louis Tate, age 79, of 2421 Beech Street, husband of Mrs. Sarah Tate, answered the Master’s call on Tuesday night, March 6, 2018, at his residence. Son of the late Wardell Tate and the late Rachael Hoey Tate, he was born on March 19, 1938, in York County. In addition to his parents, he was preceded […]

Aubreanna Cowan

COWPENS — Aubreanna M’Kinsley Cowan of 122 Whitetail Way, passed away Sunday, March 4, 2018. Born in Gaffney, she was the infant daughter of Jordan Emmanuel Doneel Cowan and Audrianna Charmaine Burton. Memorial services will be Friday, March 9, 2018 at 2 p.m. in the Gordon Mortuary of Gaffney Chapel. The Book of Memories is available at www.gordonmortuary.com. Gordon Mortuary […]

Lady Indians thump Broome

Fortunately, the Gaffney softball team’s bats weren’t as cold as the weather Wednesday at Wayne Fuller Field. Kerrigan Thornton had four hits and Peyton Yenchik blasted a grand slam to power the Lady Indians to a 12-7 win over visiting Broome. Despite the nippy temps, a large and enthusiastic crowd was on hand for the Lady Indians’ season opener. Abagail […]

John Timmerman, Sr.

COLUMBIA – John Albert Timmerman, Sr., 92, went to be with his Lord and Savior Thursday, March 8, 2018. John was born October 15, 1925, in Edgefield, the son of William Ryght Timmerman and Mamie Cheatham Timmerman. A farm boy by birth, but a ball player by desire, he attended Clemson College where he was a standout second baseman. His […]