Clifton “Teaberry” Lister

Clifton “Teaberry” Lister

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Clifton “Teaberry” Lister, 90, of Taylors, passed away on September 11, 2019.

A native of Greenville County, son of the late Vaught and Alta Dill Lister, he was a retired employee of Coca Cola Company and a member of Double Springs Baptist Church.

Surviving are his wife of 71 years, Frances Marian Parker Lister of the home; two sons, Phillip Dean Lister (Amanda) of Taylors and Clifton Mark Lister (Cynthia) of Murfreesboro, Tennessee; one brother, Bobby Lister (Dianne) of Taylors; one sister, Mildred Lister Pittman of Taylors; four grandchildren, Connie Burton (Joel), Christy Burke (Rick), Mandy Underwood and Parker Lister; eight great-grandchildren, Joel Michael Burton, Pierce Burton, Abigail Burton, Dylan Burke, Alysa Burke, Kinsley Burke, Titus Underwood and Israel Sheridan; and four great-great-grandchildren, Rylei Burton, Camden Burton, Jonah Burke and Cole Burke.

Mr. Lister was predeceased by four brothers, Golden, Fred, Clois and Boyd; and one brother-in-law, Bud Pittman.

Funeral services will be held 3 p.m. Saturday, September 14, 2019 at Double Springs Baptist Church conducted by Rev. Keith Mincey, Rev Thomas Riddle, and Rev. Jim Cook. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.

Pallbearers will be Rick Burke, Joel Burton, Michael Burton, Pierce Burton, Dylan Burke, Jeffrey Lister, Milton Pittman, Parker Lister and Titus Underwood.

Honorary escort will be the Dependable Sunday School Class and Deacons from Double Springs Baptist Church.

Visitation will be held 1:30-2:45 p.m. Saturday at the church.

The family is at the home.

Memorials may be made to Double Springs Baptist Church, 3800 Locust Hill Road, Taylors, SC 29687 or Greer Meals on Wheels, PO Box 1373, Greer, SC 29652.

Online condolences may be made at www.thewoodmortuary.com

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