Carmen Leslie Smith-Bagwell

RIDGEWAY – Carmen Smith-Bagwell, 44, of Ridgeway passed away on Sunday, October 4, 2020.  Born in Columbia, she was the daughter of Larry B. Smith (Joan) and Patti Chitwood (James).  In addition to her parents, Carmen is survived by her husband, Floyd. W. Bagwell, Jr. mother and father-in-law, Floyd W. and Betty Jo Bagwell, Sr.;  […]

Frank Winton Martin

WINNSBORO – Frank Winton Martin of Winnsboro, SC passed away on August 14, 2020.  Born in Columbia, SC he was the son of the late Wilmont Kenneth and Frances Bivens Martin. Frank moved to Winnsboro with his family when he was twelve.  He graduated from Winnsboro High School in 1964 and Spartanburg Methodist College in […]

Letter: The Rumor Isn’t True

I am running for re-election in County Council District 2, and as I am out talking with my constituents I have been surprised when some have said they were told I am was involved in making the decision to locate the Mitford Recreation Center in its current location between Districts 2 and 3. I had […]

Trina Fentress Boyte

BLYTHEWOOD – Trina Fentress Boyte, 52, of Blythewood, died at home on Thursday, September 10, 2020. Born in Abbington, Pennsylvania, on October 16, 1967, she was a daughter of Darryl Edward and Mary Ann Smith Fentress. Trina was a longtime member of Trinity United Methodist Church in Blythewood. She loved her Dallas Cowboys and especially […]

Stanley S. Klaus

WINNSBORO – Stanley S. Klaus, 70, of Winnsboro passed away on Thursday, August 27, 2020.  Born in Lowville, NY, he was the son of the late John and Anna Adamiz Klaus.  He is survived by his wife of 45 years, Kim K. Klaus; son in law, Willie Gladden; and two grandchildren, Joey Sanchez and Serenity […]

Mitzi Underwood Davenport

WINNSBORO – Mitzi Underwood Davenport, 80, of Winnsboro passed away on Monday, July 27, 2020.  Born in Spartanburg, she was the daughter of the late Ralph and Dorothy Underwood.  Mitzi was employed at Manhattan for over twenty years before retiring. She then joined the Richard Winn family where she found joy daily in caring for […]

COL James R Young

December 10, 1937 – July 17, 2020 COL James R Young, 82 passed away Friday, July 17 2020.  He lived a fulfilling life of service to his family, the United States and his many friends around the country. James graduated from Texas A&M College in 1960 and spent the next 30 years serving in the […]

John A. Hixon, Sr.

BLYTHEWOOD – John A. Hixon, Sr., 60, of Blythewood, went to his heavenly home on June 18, 2020. John was born on February 7, 1960, in Columbia, SC. He was a son of Margaret B. Hixon and the late Clyde T. Hixon, Sr. John was a 1978 graduate of Spring Valley High School, a member […]

Leroy Robertson

Leroy Robertson, 86 years old of Palermo, New Jersey went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, May 27th, 2020 with his wife Joan Robertson by his side after 61 years of marriage. Born in Winnsboro, South Carolina, Leroy lived in Mullins, South Carolina before moving to Ocean City, New Jersey in 1958. He […]

Beverly F. Denton

UNION, SC – Mrs. Beverly Freeman Denton, age 73, of Union, SC, passed away peacefully at Spartanburg Regional Restorative Care Hospital on May 20, 2020 after a brave and courageous battle with cancer. Born on August 7, 1946, in Winnsboro, SC, Beverly was the daughter of the late Cleveland T. Freeman and Orie Miller Freeman. […]