Obituaries

Becky Galliher

Becky Galliher

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Rebecca “Becky” Youngblood Galliher, 74, passed away, Friday, January 13, 2017 at her home.

A native of Lenoir, North Carolina, she was a daughter of the late Samuel McDowell Youngblood and Clara Watson Youngblood, a retired educator with Summit Drive and Welcome Elementary Schools, and was of the Baptist Faith.

Lanny B. Page

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Lanny Brooks Page, 69, died January 3, 2017 at his home.

A native of Greer, son of the late Albert Brooks and Merle Tapp Page, he was a retired employee of Spartan Express, served in the S.C. National Guard for 6 years and was a member of St. Johns Baptist Church.

Marverine P. Mewbourn

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Marverine McAbee Pittman Mewbourn, 88, passed away January 7, 2017 at her home.

A native of Spartanburg County, she was a daughter of the late James Lee and Della Marie Atkins McAbee, widow of Lloyd W. Pittman, a homemaker, and member of First Baptist Greer.  She was an entrepreneur in the real estate and investing areas of business.

Boyd C. Lister

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Boyd Carter Lister, 90, widower of Sybil Lynn Lister, passed away January 8, 2017 at his home.

A native of Greenville County, he was a son of the late Vaught and Alta Mae Dill Lister, a retired residential building contractor, member of Double Springs Baptist Church, and US Navy veteran.

Leora Hood Lynn

Leora Hood Lynn

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Leora Hood Lynn, 88, daughter of James Walton Hood and Marie Fleming Hood, passed away December 31, 2016.   

A funeral service will be held 4 p.m., Wednesday, January 4, 2017 at The Wood Mortuary conducted by Dr. Eddie Leopard.

Justine L. Jones

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Justine Luella Jones, 78, passed away December 31, 2016 at the Rainey Hospice House.

A native of Greenville County, she was a daughter of the late Homer and Myrtle Barbrey Golightly, a retired employee of Cintas Corporation, and member of Northwood Baptist Church.

Notable passings in 2016

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Nathan Moore

Nathan Tyler Moore, a member of the varsity basketball team at Greer High School, passed away suddenly in January. Teammates, family and friends continued to remember the senior throughout the year, ultimately establishing a scholarship in his honor.

Sallie Howell

Sallie Howell

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Sallie Ree Turner Howell, 96, formerly of Taylors, widow of Melvin D. Howell, passed away December 25, 2016 at National Health Care.

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