William Arland Kutz, Jr., was born in Reading, Pennsylvania, on December 19, 1942, to the late William Arland, Sr., and Virginia Dengler Kutz. He passed away on June 18, 2016, after a courageous battle with cancer and surrounded by his devoted family. Bill’s greatest loves in life were God, family, and music.
Verneller Louise Foster Gilliam, 80, passed on Wednesday, June 15, 2016 at Greenville Memorial Hospital. Verneller was born September 14, 1935 in Greer. She is the daughter of the late James W (Love) and Aszonie Foster and the former wife of the late Grover Lee Gilliam.
Charles Lealon Ferguson, 52, died on Saturday May 28.
Born in Greenville, he was the husband of Julia Ferguson and the son of the late Paul and Catherine Ferguson.
Fred Michael Tumblin, Sr., 79, of 17 Brushy Meadows Drive, died June 12, 2016 at Richard Campbell Veterans Nursing Home.
Raymond Wayne Sexton, 71, died June 12, 2016.
A native of Spartanburg County, son of the late Woodrow A. and Ruth Wood Sexton, he was a U.S. Navy Veteran of Vietnam, a retired supervisor for Pole Building Company and a member of Reidville First Baptist Church.
Maria Christina Lindsey, 39, died Friday, June 3, 2016.
A native of Las Vegas, Nevada, a daughter of Estela Hernandez Lindsey of Taylors and the late Franklin Mack Lindsey, she was an Athletic Director of Legacy Academy of Greenville, a Trainer of Woodside CrossFit, a U.S. Army veteran and a member of Springwell Church.
Mary Ann Kay Leach, 82, widow of Daniel Payton Leach, died May 27, 2016 at McCall Hospice House.
A native of Belton, daughter of the late Hoyt and Lottie Bell Nelson Kay, she was a homemaker. Mrs. Leach was an accomplished Life Master Duplicate Bridge Player.
Alvin Lafayette Howell, 85, widower of Lucille Harvey Howell, died May 28, 2016 at the Cottages at Brushy Creek.
A native of Greer, he was the son of the late James Alton and Pearl Wilson Howell, the retired owner of Howell Roofing, member of Victor Baptist Church, and a US Army veteran.
Fay Fowler Jones (Nanny), 94, widow of Malcolm Roland Jones, died May 19, 2016 at Greer Memorial.
A native of Spartanburg County, she was a daughter of the late Thomas Manning and Mary Texas Coker Fowler, a retired employee of J.P. Stevens, and a charter member of Riverside Baptist Church.
Henry Marshall Lindsey, 91, died May 19, 2016 at his home.
A native of Greenville County, son of the late John Malcolm and Nannie Ola Moon Lindsey, he was a retired carpenter and a member of Highland Baptist Church.