• James ‘Jim’ Edward Herchek, 85



    James ‘Jim’ Edward Herchek, 85

  • Alvin Timothy Harper Sr., 55

    Alvin Timothy Harper Sr., 55

    KERSHAW – Alvin Timothy Harper Sr., 55, died Tuesday, Sept. 13, 2011.

    He was the son of the late Elmer and Evelyn Massey Harper. He was married to Patricia Byrnes.

  • Betty Small Evans, 83

    Betty Small Evans, 83

    Betty Small Evans, 83, died Sunday, Sept. 11, 2011.  

    She was the daughter of the late John Walter Small and Mamie Sullivan Small.

  • Ted Dutton Sr., 71

    Ted Dutton Sr., 71

    Ted Dutton Sr., 71, of Lancaster, died Monday, Sept. 12, 2011, at his residence.

  • Joe Lewis Blackmon, 68

    Joe Lewis Blackmon, 68

    Joe Lewis Blackmon, 68, died Monday, Sept. 12, 2011. 

    Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by Crawford Funeral Home. 

  • Maurice Marquette Williams, 78

    Maurice Marquette Williams, 78 

    Maurice Marquette Williams, 78, of Lancaster passed away Thursday, Sept. 8, 2011, in Rock Hill. He was born Aug. 18, 1933, in Lancaster, a son of the late Leroy Williams and Edna Lucille Brasington Williams. Mr. Williams was a member of Antioch Baptist Church and was retired from Springs Industries. He was a Korean War Army Veteran and a Woodmen of the World Lodge No. 376 member.

  • Matthew Kyle Morris, 23

    Matthew Kyle Morris, 23

    Matthew Kyle Morris, 23, of Lancaster passed away Friday, Sept. 9, 2011, at Carolinas Medical Center in Charlotte. He was born Nov. 30, 1987, in Charlotte, a son of Mike Morris and Toni Salamone Morris.

    A service to celebrate the life of Mr. Morris will be held at 3 p.m. today, Sept. 11, 2011 in the chapel of Lancaster Funeral Home with the Rev. Randy Davis officiating. Burial will be in the Lancaster Memorial Park.

  • Billy Byrd, 80

    Billy Byrd, 80

    CAMDEN – Billy Byrd, 80, formerly of Lancaster, died Friday, Sept. 9, 2011.  

     Arrangements will be announced by Baker Funeral Home, Kershaw.   

  • Sara Glass Collier

    Sara Glass Collier

    SOUTHERN PINES, N.C. – Sara Glass Collier, formerly of Augusta/Martinez, Ga., died Sunday, Aug. 28, 2011, at the Coventry Assisted Living Home, St. Joseph of the Pines.

    A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 4, 2011, in the chapel of Thomas Poteet and Son with Paul James, Elder and Bob Hookness, Deacon officiating. Honorary pallbearers will be the members of the Edgewood Garden Club.

  • Infant Jafeal Jirell Johnson Jr.

    Infant Jafeal Jirell Johnson Jr.

    Infant Jafeal Jirell Johnson Jr. died Wednesday, August 31,  2011.

    Survivors include his parents, Jafeal J. Johnson Sr. and Shaquarious Coffey of Lancaster; maternal grandparents, Sharika Coffey and Fredrick Wade of Lancaster; and paternal grandparents, Jacklin Cauthen of Heath Springs and Willie James Johnson of Fort Lawn.

    Graveside services were Sept. 3, 2011, at North Corner AME Zion Church, conducted by the Rev. Jewett Walker.