Obituaries

G. Robert Lindler

Jun 28, 2022

George Robert Lindler, 96, of Pomaria, widower of Willie Mae Graham Lindler, died Tuesday, June 28, 2022, at the Newberry County Memorial Hospital.

Born on November 13, 1925, in Peak, he was a son of the late John Lomas and Lila Stoudemire Lindler. He was a World War II Navy veteran and was retired from American Fiber and Finishing. Mr....

Wanda V. Sweet

Jun 28, 2022

Wanda Vorwalter Sweet, 90, widow of Stanley L. Sweet, Sr., died Tuesday, June 28, 2022 at Prisma Health Baptist Hospital.

She was born on December 7, 1931 in Ulm, Germany. While living in Germany, she was a nationally ranked skier. She enjoyed collecting Hummel figurines and loved her dog, Sandy very much. Mrs. Sweet was of the Catholic faith.

She...

Christa Hewit Lovejoy

Jun 27, 2022

Christa Hewit Lovejoy, 70, wife of James B. Lovejoy, passed away on Monday, June 27,2022 at Newberry County Memorial Hospital.

Mrs. Lovejoy was born to the late Norton and Bertha Hewit on December 3, 1951, in Mobile, Alabama. She worked at ArtiChill where she acted as both bookkeeper and Human Resources Director until her retirement, after which she had plenty...

Edith Epting Workman

Jun 23, 2022

 

Edith Epting Workman, 92, of Newberry, widow of Thomas W. Workman, died Thursday, June 23, 2022, at Emerald Gardens in Greenwood.

Born on February 2, 1930, in Newberry, she was a daughter of the late Maxcy W. and Amanda Stillwell Epting. Mrs. Workman had had various jobs in her life, but she enjoyed the most being a loving homemaker....

Frank E. Bartley

Jun 11, 2022

Frank Ervin Bartley, 88, of Newberry, died Saturday, June 11, 2022, at J.F. Hawkins Nursing Home.

Born on September 12, 1933, in Newberry, he was a son of the late Robert Benjamin and Rosa Senn Bartley. He was retired from Kendall Company – Oakland Plant. Mr. Bartley was a member of Glenn Street Baptist Church where he was a deacon,...

Willie Mae Banks Griffin Lipscomb

Jun 10, 2022

Willie Mae Banks Griffin Lipscomb, 92, of Newberry, widow of Thomas Benson “Bill” Griffin and Eugene Lipscomb, died Friday, June 10, 2022, at her residence.

Born on August 8,1929, in Newberry, SC, she was the daughter of John F. Banks and Agnes Lucille Long Banks. She was retired after 30 years as a clothing inspector for Damon Corporation. She was...

Carolyn Monts Branch

Jun 9, 2022

Carolyn Monts Branch, 73, widow of Michael Eugene Branch, passed away on June 9, 2022, in the company of family. Born on August 7, 1948, to the late John Michael Monts and Mary Frank Monts of Cullman, Alabama, Carolyn graduated from Newberry High School, Newberry SC, in 1966 before earning Bachelor's degrees from both Sacred Heart College (Home Economics) and...

Jean Long Briggs

Jun 6, 2022

Jean Long Briggs, 89, of Newberry died Monday, June 6, 2022, at her residence

Born on December31, 1932, in Greenville, she was a daughter of the Andy Otto and Nannie Lola Jones Long.

Jean Briggs was a good and faithful wife, mother, grandmother and loyal friend.  She was always ready to help anyone with a need, especially those who were...

Dorothy E. Roberts

Jun 5, 2022

Dorothy Eller Roberts, 80, of Prosperity, widow of Steven Wayne Roberts, died Sunday, June 5, 2022, at her residence.

Born on November 15, 1941, in Morristown, TN, she was a daughter of the late Fred Franklin and Charlotte Belle Skeen Eller. She had retired from textiles having worked at American Fiber and Finishing. Mrs. Roberts attended Freedom Baptist Church and...

Alexander Emmanuel Gaytan Meza

Jun 4, 2022

 

Alexander Emmanuel Gaytan Meza, age 7, passed away on June 4, 2022 at Prisma Health Children's Hospital.

Born in West Columbia on March 13, 2015, he was the son of Jose Enrique Gaytan and Sarahi Meza.

Alexander was a student at Prosperity-Rikard Elementary School and attended Glory Tabernacle. He had a love for fishing and playing soccer. He loved...

Thomas Allen Guy, Sr.

May 29, 2022

Thomas Allen Guy, Sr., 81, of Newberry, widower of Elaine Warren Guy, died Sunday, May 29, 2022, at his residence.

Born on March 20, 1941, in Waynesville, NC, he was a son of the late Larry and Gertrude Rogers Guy. He was a retired truck driver with Bundrick and Son.

Mr. Guy is survived by a son, James Brian (Marla)...

Peggy Ammons

May 27, 2022

Peggy Shealy Ammons, 85, of Newberry, widow of William Cecil Ammons, Jr., passed away at her home surrounded by her family on Friday, May 27, 2022.

Born on July 31, 1936, in Prosperity, she was a daughter of the late Samuel Wilbur and Nannie Mae Koon Shealy. She retired in 1986 after 16 years from Belk Department Store. Mrs. Ammons...

Paul E. Yost

May 27, 2022

Paul Edward Yost, 66, of Pomaria, died Friday, May 27, 2022, at his residence.

Born on November 22, 1955, in Cleveland, OH, he was a son of the late Marvin and Opal Hendricks Yost. He served four years in the US Marines and six years in the US Army. Mr. Yost had worked for Green Acres Construction Company.

He is...

Elizabeth Ann Ruff Wise

May 25, 2022

Elizabeth Ann R. “Zan” Wise, 86, of Batesburg, widow of John Bell Wise, died Wednesday, May 25, 2022, at J.F. Hawkins Nursing Home.

Born on March 28, 1936, in Newberry County, she was the daughter of the late Robert Lee and Marian Olivia Halfacre Ruff.  She attended St. Philip’s Grammer School and graduated from Pomaria High School in 1954.  In...

Gordon Stuart Leslie, Jr.

May 22, 2022

Gordon Stuart Leslie, Jr, 97, widower of Miriam Kirby Leslie, died May 22, 2022, at Newberry County Memorial Hospital.Born on December 8, 1924 in Newberry, he was the son of the late Gordon Stuart Leslie, Sr. and Della Matthews Leslie.Mr. Leslie was a World War II Navy Veteran. He served in the Pacific aboard the USS Whitehurst as a signalman....

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