Myrtle Beach -- Don Seymour ascended on May 15, 2019, at 83. Born in Newberry, S.C., he was known as “Sack Seymour” for using an empty sugar sack to play baseball instead of a glove. In Spartanburg and Camden, he was simply “Coach” for his work with youth and church basketball leagues. Finally, the Myrtle Beach locals knew as “Willie” for his karaoke imitation of Willie Nelson. He was a veteran of both the U.S. Army and Air Force. Professionally, he served as a manager in the trucking industry. He is survived by his loving wife of 48 years, Elaine Seymour; he son and daughter-in-law, Jerimy and Kristi Seymour; a stepson, Blaine Owen; and seven grandchildren. In lieu of flowers, donations to MB Elks and Moose lodges are encouraged.
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