Mr. Thomas E. Adamson, 67, of 1140 Cassatt Road, Rembert, passed on Saturday, October 8, 2016. Funeral services will be conducted at 2:30 p.m. Saturday, October 15, 2016 at Canty Hill Baptist Church , Cassatt, with burial in the church cemetery. Nelson-Haile Funeral Home, Camden, is in charge.
LUGOFF –Thomas Eugene Peters, 63, passed away Friday, October 7, 2016. Born in Pittsburg, PA, he was a son of the late James Aliwisus and Ruby Elizabeth Moseley Peters. Mr. Peters attended services at International Praise Church of God. He was a craftsman who enjoyed fishing and hunting.
LUGOFF – A graveside service for Howard McLaurin Branham Jr., 75, will be held today at 2:00 p.m. in Greenlawn Memorial Park. The Rev. Ralph Ramey will officiate. The family will receive friends Monday from 6-8 p.m. at Powers Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Friends of Camden Archives and Museum at 1314 Broad Street Camden, S.C. 29020.
CAMDEN -- A memorial service to celebrate the life of Maria Gabriela Chacon Blake, 91, of Camden, SC will be held at 11:00 AM, today, October 11, 2016 at Kornegay Funeral Home, Camden Chapel. Rev. Brian Thomas will officiate. Maria will be laid to rest next to her husband at Fort Jackson National Cemetery at 1:00 PM. Memorials may be made the Thiel-Meyer Pet Adoption Center, 128 Black River Road, Camden, SC 29020.
CAMDEN – Funeral services for Claretta Briggs Fletcher, 90, will be held Monday at 1:00 p.m. at Sanders Creek Baptist Church with burial to follow in Dry Branch Cemetery. The Rev. Dr. P.L. Griffin will officiate.
BETHUNE -- John Neil Bracey, 68, died Saturday, October 1, 2016. Funeral services will be held today, Oct. 7, 2016 at noon in Mill Creek baptist Church. Rev. Joseph H. Gause will officiate. Burial will be in the Fort Jackson NAtional Cemetery, Columbia, South Carolina. Viewing will be Thursday, Oct. 6, 2016 from 1 to 7 p.m. at Craford Funeral Home in Kershaw, S.C.
CAMDEN – Funeral service for Mary Lou Houser Barnes, 85, was held on Thursday at 11:00 a.m. at Lugoff, Church of God with burial in Wateree Baptist Church Cemetery. The Rev. Tim Shirley and the Rev. Tony Barnes officiated. The family received friends Wednesday 6-8 p.m. at Powers Funeral Home, Lugoff.
A graveside funeral service to celebrate the life of Ethel Maxcy Griffin, 109, of Camden, SC, will be held at 4:00 PM, Saturday, October 1, 2016 at Quaker Cemetery. Rev. Steve Patterson and Rev. Frank Griffin will officiate. Memorials may be made to Lyttleton Street United Methodist Church, 1206 Lyttleton Street, Camden, SC 29020 or a charity of one's choice.
ELGIN – Memorial service for Mildred McDonald Bishop, 85, will be held at a later date in NC. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Rocky Hill Baptist Church, 10811 Greenville Hwy, Cedar Mountain, NC 28718.
A funeral service for Brian Dean Farmer, 41 of Arlington, VA and formerly of Camden will be held at 3:00 p.m., Wednesday, September 28, in the sanctuary of Damascus United Methodist Church, Westville. The Revs. Pam Ledbetter and Paul Ballard will officiate. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.
CAMDEN -- A funeral service to celebrate the life of Marjorie F. Crolley Riebe, 91, of Camden, SC, will be held at 2:00 PM, Thursday, September 29, 2016 at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, Camden Ward. Brother Dave Adams will officiate. Burial will follow in Forest Lawn Memorial Park. The family will receive friends at 1:00 PM, 1 hour prior to the service at the church.
COLUBMIA – A memorial service for Darrell Stephen Watts, 57, will be held Friday at 11:00 a.m. at Powers Funeral Home with burial to follow in Hardshell Cemetery. The Rev. Wayne Flowers will officiate. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the funeral home.
Lugoff – A small family service will be held at Powers Funeral Home, 832 Ridgeway Rd, Lugoff, SC on Saturday, September 24th at 5:00pm, with Rev. Michael Leonhardt officiating. A graveside service with full military honors will be held at a later date in 2017 at his family plot in Mt. Hope Cemetery in Ticonderoga, NY. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to www.fisherhouse.org.