Mrs. Mamie Rufus Stuckey, 80, of 252 Shivers Pond Road Road, Rembert, South Carolina, passed on Monday, June 8, 2015. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced at a later date by Nelson-Haile Funeral Home.
Mr. David Fitzgerald Moore, 47, of 714 Douglas Street, Camden, died Sunday, June 7, 2015. Friends may call at the residence. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced at a later date by Brown's Funeral Home, Camden, who is serving the Moore family.
Mrs. Sheldia Houston Miller, 68, of 46 Shivers Green Road, Lugoff, passed on Thursday, June 4, 2015. Funeral services will be conducted at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, June 11, 2015 in Nelson-Haile Funeral Home Chapel, Camden with burial in Ft. Jackson National Cemetery, Columbia.
Funeral service for Mr. Leandre J. Laguerre, 25, of Fayetteville, North Carolina will be held at 3 p.m. Saturday, June 13, 2015 at Bingham Chapel AME Zion Church in Westville with burial in the church cemetery. He died Sunday, June 7, 2015. Wiseman Mortuary, Inc. is in charge of the out of town arrangements and Collins Funeral Home is in charge of the local arrangements.
Mr. Edward L. Gamble, 68, of 8565 Old Percival Road, Columbia, passed on Tuesday, June 2, 2015. Memorial services will be conducted at 3 p.m. today, June 10, 2015 at Nelson-Haile Funeral Home, Camden Chapel.
Mrs. Gracie L. Cook, 79, of 5216 Pisgah Mail Road, Rembert, South Carolina, passed on Monday, June 8, 2015. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced at a later date by Nelson-Haile Funeral Home.
There are times when folks ask me questions about NASCAR and I find myself at a loss for words -- which is the rarest of occurrences, believe me -- and then there are other times when folks ask me questions about NASCAR, and I can't say enough.
Mr. and Mrs. Cleveland Lavance Watford, of McBee, S.C. and Mr. and Mrs. Ralph Clio Winburn of Whitesburg, TN announce the engagement of their daughter, Miss Sarah Elizabeth Winburn of McBee, S.C. to Mr. Frederick McCoy Myers Jr.
Epsilon Beta Chapter of Eta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc. recently added two new members, Alison Bennett, left, and Harriett Shepherd, at a ceremony held in May at Bethlehem Baptist Church. Odean Hill of Epsilon Beta Chapter noted that both ladies are extremely talented and will bring their skills to Epsilon Beta Chapter. A luncheon attended by family and friends followed the induction ceremony.
Kudos to our various law enforcement agencies for working together to get some folks off our streets who needed to be stopped. At the top of our list are Bethune Police Chief Joey Cobb, Kershaw County Sheriff's Office (KCSO) and U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) for arresting two people (and there may be more to come) for the June 23 armed robbery of Sandhills Bank in Bethune.
Reverend Larry D. McCutcheon has been appointed as minister to Camden First United Methodist Church. Rev McCutcheon comes from Trinity United Methodist Church in Orangeburg where he served for 11 years. A spiritual and civic leader, he preaches the gospel and walks the talk throughout various sectors of the community in an extraordinary way, touching the lives of so many with his unique ability to reach all people from all walks of life.
Mr. Allen Hobson "Chip" Patterson, Jr., and Ms. Denise Beauchamp Patterson of Winston-Salem, N.C., announce the engagement of their daughter, Ms. Emily Catherine Patterson, to Mr. Philip Harden English, both of Durham, N.C. He is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Gordon Bennett English, Jr., of Camden, S.C.
As part of the Kershaw County Library's Summer Reading Program "Every Hero Has a Story," storyteller Sharon Clarke presented a program at both the Camden and Elgin libraries. Clarke, who lives in North Carolina, entertained the audience with both story and music. Her interactive program was enjoyed by the audience, young and old. Clarke involved the audience as she told an old Chinese folk tale, The Magic Wings. Shown from left are Addy Gwynn as the Queen, Clarke, Elizabeth Mensching as the Princess, Lucy Moore as the Grocer's Daughter, and Liberty Mensching as the Goose Girl.