Meet Your Neighbors

  • MYN: Morgan Farrar

     Age: 19

    Address: Meadow Drive

    Family: Parents, Bill and Lisa Farrar

    Pets: Three dogs, Murphy, Foster and Lola; three cats, Gee, Allie and Molly

    Job: Student at University of South Carolina Lancaster and works at Subbie’s

    Church: Second Baptist Church

  • MYN: Dianne Rabon

     Age: 66

    Family: Husband of 50 years, John; three children, Randy Rabon, Patsy Hawkins and Greg Rabon; eight grandchildren and three great-grandchildren

    Job: Retired from Springs Global after 41 years

    Church: Canaan Freewill Baptist Church

    Hobbies: Spending time with grandchildren, gardening and church activities

    Favorite book: The Bible

  • Meet your Neighbor: Lottie Allen

    Age: 70
    Address: Clearwater Drive
    Family: Son, Mitchell Allen; daughter, Porsha Mungo; daughter-in-law, Brenda Allen; grandchildren, Danielle, Justin and Kotera Allen and Anaiya and Darius Brice
    Pets: Fish
    Job: Retired
    Church: Mt. Carmel AME Zion
    Hobbies: Sewing, gardening and cooking
    Favorite books: The Bible
    Favorite movie: Tyler Perry movies

  • Ricki Phipps

    Age: 63
    Address: Taxahaw Road
    Family: Husband Don Phipps, and Godchildren Cody Thompson and James Carson Thompson
    Job: Retired substitute teacher; food demonstrator
    Church: Hopewell United Methodist
    Hobbies: Reading, singing and traveling
    Favorite books: The Bible, The Shack, and Heaven is 4 Real
    Favorite movies: The Music Man and Notorious
    Favorite foods: Pizza, cheeseburgers and fried chicken
    Favorite getaway: The mountains of Tennessee

  • Meet Your Neighbor

    Age: 44
    Address: Shiloh Unity Road
    Family: Husband Michael, 43, and daughter Madeline, 9
    Job: Administrative assistant for Lancaster County Fire Service
    Church: Second Baptist Church
    Hobbies: Spending time with family
    Favorite books: “Susanne’s Diary for Nicholas” by James Patterson
    Favorite movie: “BIG”
    Favorite food: Prime rib and Italian food
    Favorite getaways: Sunset Beach, N.C.

  • Margaret Zelphor Altman

    Age: 88
    Address: Lancaster
    Family: Husband, the late Nickolas Hagwood Altman; and three children – Nick, Judy and Larry
    Job: Retired from Springs Industries
    Church: Camp Creek United Methodist Church
    Hobbies: Sewing personal pillows for family and friends
    Favorite getaways: The beach
    Who are your heroes and why? My parents were my heroes. They raised me to love everyone.
    What are you most proud of and why? My family because of what they have accomplished and what they have done for me.

  • Odessa R. Jones

    Age: 97
    Address: Burke Duncan Road, Lancaster
    Family: Husband, the late A.J. Jones; 13 children; 223 grandchildren, great-grandchildren, great-great-grandchildren and great-great-great-grandchildren
    Job: Homemaker
    Church: New Hope AME Zion Church
    Hobbies: Sewing and baking
    Favorite book: The Bible
    Favorite show: Bishop Gilbert Patterson on Trinity Broadcasting Network
    Favorite food: Fish
    Favorite getaways: Washington and Maryland

  • Mable Mickle

    Age: 84
    Address: East Church Street, Kershaw
    Family: Husband, the late John T. Mickle; daughters, Sharon Mickle, Andrea Mickle and Deborah Mickle Griffin; grandson, Johnathan Griffin
    Job: Retired teacher
    Church: Lifetime member of Mount Zion Baptist on Flat Rock Road, Heath Springs
    Hobbies: Traveling to new places, reading, doing crossword puzzles
    Favorite book: “Justice Older Than the Law,” by Katie McCabe and Dovey Johnson
    Favorite food: Crabcakes and sweet potatoes

  • Meet Your Neighbor – David Williams

    Name: David Williams

    Age: 63

    Address: Copeland Road, Heath Springs

    Family: Wife, Andrea; two sons, Lee and Nelson and three grandchildren, David Michael, Caroline and Savannah

    Job: Auto body repair, Snipes Co. Auto 

    Church: Heath Springs Baptist Church

    Hobbies: Boating and fishing

    Favorite book: The Bible

  • Meet Your Neighbor – Mozell Harris

    Name: Mozell Harris

    Age: 77

    Address: Fork Hill Road, Kershaw

    Family: Three children, Barbara, Levarn and Ronnie; two grandchildren and two great-grandchildren

    Job: Cleaning house

    Church: Second Calvary Missionary Baptist Church

    Hobby: Fishing

    Favorite book: The Bible

    Favorite movie: Don’t have one