Dianne Frier Wright

Dianne “Tootsie” Frier Wright, 78, of Winnsboro, passed away peacefully in her sleep on December 22, 2021.  She was the mother of Vicky, Mike (deceased) and Steve Wright. May she find the love, comfort and joy that she so deserved with our God and his son Jesus Christ.

Betty Jo Beckham

Becky Jo Beckham, 78, transitioned into eternity Tuesday, June 7, 2022, at her residence surrounded by her loving family.   A memorial service will be held Saturday, June 11, 2022, 11:00 a.m. at Bethel United Methodist Church, 6688 SC-269 HWY Winnsboro, South Carolina. Pastor Ben Rodgers will officiate. Betty Jo Beckham was born September 26, 1943 […]

Emma Louise Stevenson Fellers

Emma Louise Stevenson Fellers, 102, entered the presence of the Lord Jesus Christ on May1, 2022.  Born in the Lebanon Community of Fairfield County in 1919, she was the daughter of the late Leonard O’Rion and Lula Lee Chappell Stevenson.  A graduate of Mt. Zion Institute, she attended Lander College and business school.  In 1942, […]

Miriam Anne Raines Smith

BLYTHEWOOD – Miriam Anne Raines Smith died peacefully at Prisma Health Richland on April 19, 2022. She was born in Columbia, SC on January 7, 1952 to John William Raines and Eloise Trapp Raines. Anne grew up in Blythewood. She played basketball in High School and was a member of the last graduating class of […]

William Claude Marthers, Jr.

WINNSBORO – William Claude Marthers, Jr., 96, of Winnsboro passed away on Wednesday, December 15, 2021.  Born in Fairfield County in the Longtown community, he was the son of the late William Claude and Frances Warren Marthers, Sr.  Funeral services were held at 11 o’clock AM Saturday, December 18, 2021, at Crooked Run Baptist Church.  […]

John Michael Priddy

FAIRFIELD COUNTY – John Michael Priddy, 65, passed away on March 14, 2022, after a long illness.  He leaves behind his wife, Veta and his daughter Michelle.  He was predeceased in death by his parents, Erwin and Mary Priddy and his brothers, Randall and James.  He leaves behind his brother Glenn (MaryBeth) and a sister, […]

Patricia Ballentine Frick

BLYTHEWOOD – Patricia Ballentine Frick, 92, of Blythewood, died Saturday, March 5, 2022.  Born October 6, 1929, in Blythewood, SC, she was a daughter of the late Herbert J. Ballentine and Autumn Turnipseed Ballentine. Mrs. Frick was a graduate of Blythewood High School and earned her Bachelor of Science degree in education from Winthrop University […]

Peggy C Smith

RIDGEWAY – Peggy C Smith, daughter of Mr. Julian Walker and Ms. Mary Crawford passed away peacefully at home with her children and special friend by her side on Monday February 28, 2022. She was retired from FN MFG after 24 years of assembling machine guns. Peggy loved the Mountains, Southern Gospel Music, Fishing, and […]

Gertrude Stevenson

Mrs. Gertrude G. Stevenson, 90, of Ridgeway passed away on Tuesday, February 22, 2022.  The widow of the late Samuel M. Stevenson, she was born in Richland County on August 21, 1931.  She was the only child of the late William Ralph and Ellen DuBois Goodson of New Paltz, New York.  She finished Ridgeway High […]

James Robert Chandler

James Robert Chandler, 81, of Winnsboro passed away on Wednesday, February 16, 2022.  Born in Clinton, SC, he was the son of the late Henry Grady and Brunelle Horton Chandler, Sr.  He graduated from Clinton High School in 1958 and joined the United State Army in which he spent three years.  Jim received his associate’s […]