Graveside services will be held for John B. Fellers, Jr., 88, of Camden, at 11:00 AM, Saturday, October 27, 2012 in Forest Lawn Memorial Park. The Rosary will be recited at 6:00 PM, Friday, October 26, 2012 at Kornegay Funeral Home, Camden Chapel. The family will receive friends following The Rosary. Father Francis Travis will officiate. Memorials may be made in Mr. Fellers’ memory to Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church, 1709 Lyttleton St., Camden, SC 29020 or the charity of one’s choice.
John B. Fellers, Jr., widow of Betty Clear Fellers, was born in Newberry, SC, the son of the late John B. Fellers and Ida Welch Fellers. He was a US Army 1st Lt. in WWII and served in the Pacific Theater. John opened Fellers Furniture in Camden in 1948. He was a member of Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church.
Mr. Fellers is survived by his 5 daughters, Bobbie Watkins, of Lugoff, Joyce Joyner (Philip) of Camden, Judy Faulkenberry (Randy) of Camden, Betty Roberts, of Lugoff, and Dr. Tullie Holmstrom, of Camden; 1 son, John B. Fellers III (Beverly) of Camden; 9 grandchildren and 7 great-grandchildren; sister, Carolyn Crooks of Morristown, TN; and brother, Richard Earl Fellers, of Newberry, SC.
Besides his parents and his wife, Mr. Fellers was predeceased by his brother, Levi Fellers; his grandson, Tyler Holmstrom; and sons-in-law, Lin Watkins, John Schnier, and Bill Roberts..
Kornegay Funeral Home, Camden, Chapel, is in charge of the arrangements.
Online condolences may be sent to the Fellers family by visiting www.kornegayfuneral.com