Leila Mae Woodard

Lelia Mae Woodard was born in Winnsboro, South Carolina to the late Alice and Woodrow Wilson Woodard. Lelia attended Old Fairfield High School and enlisted in Job Corp. She worked in many locations throughout the county: Charm Corporation, Tanglewood, Louis Rich, The Sewing Room, and The Road Runner. Her last job was in the Maintenance […]

Employment: Fairfield County Council on Aging

Receptionist / Admin Assistant Fairfield County Council on Aging is seeking applications for a full-time receptionist/admin assistant. Successful candidate must be able to work Monday-Friday, be able to communicate clearly and persuasively in writing and through telephone conversations; be a creative problem solver, be able to work independently with little supervision, be able to lift […]

Barbara Winona (Walters) Milliken

SANTA BARBARA, CA – Barbara Winona (Walters) Milliken passed away peacefully after a prolonged battle with heart disease at her home in Santa Barbara on Tuesday, January 11, 2022. She was born in Winnsboro, South Carolina on December 7, 1936. Barbara lived in Oakmont, PA for many years, and also in Seattle, Washington and Santa […]

Sanda Kelly Proctor

WINNSBORO – Sandra Kelly Proctor, 70, of Winnsboro passed away on Saturday, January 15, 2022.  Born in Winnsboro, she was the daughter of the late Herbert and Ally Mae Boulware Kelly.  She is survived by her son, Larry Michael Proctor, as well as many loving nieces and nephews.  In addition to her parents and husband, […]

Jerry Bernard Nixon

Jerry Bernard Nixon passed away on Monday, January 3, 2022.  Born in Washington, DC, he was the son of the late Ira and Louise Pike Nixon.  He leaves behind his wife of 53 years, Jeanette Gunter Nixon and his beloved son William.  He also leaves behind a brother-in-law whom he loved dearly, Keith Gunter.  Jerry […]

Mary Elizabeth Castles

Mary Elizabeth “Elsie” Castles, 99, of Winnsboro, SC, died on December 9, 2021 in her childhood home in Greenbrier.  Born February 10, 1922 in Fairfield County, the daughter of the late James Fred Castles Sr. and Annie Stevenson Castles.  She was a graduate of Winthrop College and a retired teacher having taught 3rd and 4th […]

Turner Warren Turkett, III

Turner Warren “Buddy” Turkett, III passed away on Monday, November 29, 2021. Born in Winnsboro on August 4, 1944, Buddy was the son of Turner W. Turkett, Jr. and Mable T. Turkett of Winnsboro. After graduating high school and trade school for diesel mechanics, Buddy was drafted in the U.S. Army. Buddy served two years […]

Cynthia Louise Bairefoot

Cynthia Louise “Cindy” Bairefoot, 62, of Winnsboro passed away on Tuesday, December 7, 2021.  Born in Winnsboro, she was the daughter of Willard T. and Dorothy W. Bairefoot.  She is survived by her brother, Steve Bairefoot (Renee); sisters, Dorinda Harvey (Jesse), Pamela Bairefoot (Robert), Elizabeth Bankhead (Bobby), and Amanda Johnson (Doug); and many loving nieces, […]

Mary Fay Hall

Mary Fay Hall died peacefully at her home in Little River, South Carolina on Tuesday, December 7, 2021, after a recent non-COVID related illness. She was surrounded by her beloved children and grandchildren and is now dancing and rejoicing in heaven. She was 87. Fay was born in Fairfield County, South Carolina on July 5, […]

Betty Mace Skinner

Betty Mace Skinner, 90, of Mount Pleasant, SC, passed away on December 3, 2021. Her funeral service will be held Tuesday, December 7, 2021, in Salem Black River Presbyterian Church, 1060 Brick Church Road, Mayesville, SC 29104 at 1:00PM. Interment will follow in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends Monday, December 6, 2021 […]