Sarah Ellen Forte

Columbia – Sarah Ellen Waters Forte, 77 went into eternal rest on June 17, 2019. A memorial service will be announced at a later date. Sarah was born to the late Herman Edward Waters and Edith Christine Durst. She was a loving wife, mother and grandmother and will be missed by many. She is survived […]

Reesie Rabitsch Turner

Williston – Reesie Rabitsch Turner 83, went into eternal rest surrounded by family June 13, 2019. Funeral services will be Saturday June 15, 2019 at 2 p.m. at Elko Baptist Church, Elko, SC, officiated by Rev. Tom Baker. Visitation will be one hour prior to service. Burial will be at 5:30 pm at Elam Baptist […]

Barry Wayne Blankenship, Sr.

Barnwell – Barry Wayne Blankenship, Sr., 69 went into eternal rest June 5th, 2019. A graveside service will be held, Tuesday, June 11th, 2019 at 3 p.m. at Barnwell County Memorial Cemetery with Rev. Farrell Ray officiating. Barry was born in Bluefield, West Virginia to the late Cecil and Josephine Blankenship. He worked for the […]

Paul Clark Vance

Snelling – Paul Clark Vance, Sr., 49, went into eternal rest on May 23, 2019. A memorial service will be held Saturday, June 8, 2019 from 5-7 pm at Friendship Baptist Church, Barnwell, SC  with Rev. Kyle Hardin officiating. Burial will follow at Friendship Baptist Church cemetery. Paul was a graduate of Jefferson Davis Academy […]

Timothy Wayne Taylor

Barnwell – Timothy Wayne Taylor, 60 went into eternal rest on May 8, 2019. Funeral services will be held on Tuesday May 14, 2019 at Dyches Funeral Home Chapel, Barnwell, SC at 4 p.m. Visitation will be one hour prior to service. Burial will follow at Barnwell County Memorial Cemetery. Timothy “Tim the Tool Man […]

Vernon Emmons

Barnwell – Vernon Emmons, 84 went into eternal rest surrounded by family May 7, 2019. Funeral Services will be Saturday, May 11, 2019 at 3 p.m. at Dyches Funeral Home Chapel, Barnwell, SC with Rev. Robert Altman officiating. Burial will follow at Barnwell County Memorial cemetery with full military honors. Visitation will be Friday, May […]

James Walters

Barnwell – James Walters, 58 went into eternal rest on April 24, 2019 surrounded by his family. A Home Going Service will be May 11, 2019 at 11 a.m. at Dyches Funeral Home Chapel, Barnwell, SC with the Rev. Garneita Myers officiating. James was born in Salisbury, Maryland to the late Edgar Walters, Jr. and […]

Matthew S. Russell

Aiken – Matthew Stephen Russell, 22 went into eternal rest on April 14, 2019. A graveside service will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, April 17, 2019 at Redds Branch Baptist Church,, Aiken, SC cemetery with Rev. Richard McWhite officiating. Visitation will be held Tuesday, April 16th from 6-8 p.m. at Dyches Funeral Home, Barnwell, […]

Lovidya Yevetta Holman

Blackville – Lovidya Yevetta Holman, 44 went into eternal rest April 9th, 2019. A celebration of life will be held at a later date. Lovidya was the daughter of the late Joseph Cleveland Holman and Renee Denise Holman. She loved music, outdoors and spending time with her family. She will be missed by many. Survivors […]

Marsha Carole (Drotz) Pilecek

Williston – Marsha Carole (Drotz) Pilecek (June 20, 1941 – April 1, 2019) 77, passed away at 12:15 am on April 1, 2019 at Aiken Regional Medical Center, surrounded by loved ones. Marsha was an April Fool’s Day joker and seemed (to her family) to wait until it became April 1st to make her transition. […]