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L.C. Eaton
         Funeral services for L.C. Eaton, business man of Mauldin, will be conducted this afternoon at 4 o'clock at Mauldin Baptist Church by the Rev. W.T. Reid and the Rev. S.P. Hester. Interment will be in Reedy River Baptist Church Cemetery.
       The following nephews will meet at the home at 3:30 o'clock to serve as active pallbearers: Fred Bull, Jr., Alvin Norton, John Cox, J.P. Gupton, Jim Willis Whitt and Furman Massey.
       Composing the escort of honor will be C.L. Deadwyler, James Gilfillin, Dr. A.M. Scarborough, Lewis Brookshire, Joe A. King, J.L. Mahon, Dr. Frank Kitchen, John P. Ashmore, Roy M. Fore, J.C. Parks, J.M. Miller, Henry Hammond, O.C. Green, G.C. Osborne and Joe M. Hunt.
        Mr. Eaton had been in declining health for several years with his condition becoming serious only a day before his death occurred. He died at his home in Mauldin Sunday.
        He was a member of East Park Baptist Church in Greenville.
        Pending the hour of the services his body will remain at the home.

          (The Greenville News)
Maud Eaton
 Mrs. Maud Gupton Eaton, 81, of Cox St., Mauldin, widow of Lafayette Claud Eaton, Sr., died Thursday.
       Born in Castalia, Warren County, N.C., daughter of the late Elija Junius and Maud Pitchford Gupton, she was a member of New Hope Baptist Church and was active in Senior Citizens.
       Surviving are a daughter, Mrs. Mary Eaton Cox of Mauldin, two sons, Lafayette Claud Eaton Jr. of Vallejo, Calif. and June W. Eaton of Greenville; a sister, Mrs. Selma Thompson of Henderson, N.C.; three brothers, a twin brother, Junius Gupton of Richmond, Va., ; Dalma M. Gupton of Henderson, N.C., and James A Gupton of Charlotte, N.C.; five grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.
       Funeral services will be Saturday at 2 p.m. at New Hope Baptist Church near Mauldin, with burial in Reedy River Baptist Church Cemetery, Travelers Rest.
       The body is at The Mackey Mortuary and will be placed in the church at 1:30 p.m. Saturday.
       The family is at the home of Mrs. Cox, Adams Mill Road, Mauldin.
(The Greenville News)
Eva Hawkins Edwards
Funeral services for Mrs. E.E. Edwards of Farr's Bridge road will be held this afternoon at 4 o'clock at Reedy River Baptist church, conducted by Rev. S.W. Jolly, assisted by Rev. C.M. Warren. Interment will be in the family plot in the adjoining cemetery.
      The following will serve as pallbearers: Earnest Bruce, R.E. Bruce, Toy Edwards, W.A. Edwards, Emmett Edwards and James Edwards.
      Mrs. Edwards, who was 81 years of age, was a lifelong resident of Greenville. Her death followed five weeks of illness and occurred at the home of her daughter, Mrs. E.A. Bruce, early yesterday morning.
      Besides her daughter, Mrs. Bruce, she is survived by the following sons, F.E. Edwards, C.E. Edwards, C.H. Edwards and R.J. Edwards, all of Greenville, and H.E. Edwards of Charlotte, N.C.
      In addition, she is survived by 22 grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren.
      Until the hour of service, the body will remain at the Mackey Mortuary.
(The Greenville News)
B.B. Ellison
       Benjamin Board Ellison, native of Anderson County but a resident of here since 1918, died at his residence in the Duncan's Chapel community at 4:30 p.m. Wednesday. Mr. Ellison had been in declining health for several years, and was seriously ill for the past six weeks.
      He was a son of the late James and Mary (Lollis) Ellison of Anderson County, and was 67 years of age. He was associated with the Piedmont and Northern Railway for 33 years as an electrician, having been retired last December 1 because of failing health.
      He was a member of the Reedy River Baptist Church.
      He is survived by his wife, Mrs. Dessie Mareee (Marett) Ellison, and one son: Robert L. Ellison of Greenville; three brothers, O.G. Ellison of Anderson, E.W. Ellison of Atlanta, Ga., and C.P. Ellison of Pineville, N.C.; seven sisters, Mrs. S.B. White and Mrs. J.I. Powell of Abbeville, Mrs. J.E. Stevenson, Mrs. Fred Lundkovsky, Mrs. Lucy Day, Miss Essie Ellison and Mrs. Flora T. Day, all of Anderson; 50 nieces and nephews.
      Funeral services, conducted by the Rev. S.P. Hester, will be held at the Reedy River Baptist Church Friday at 4:30 p.m., and the interment will be made on the family plot in the adjoining cemetery.
      Asked to serve as pallbearers and meet at the Mackey Mortuary at 4 p.m.: Alvin Bridwell, Alvin P. Hester, R.G. Pace, G.F. Wakefield, O.J. Deal, W.K. Bledso, T.L. Burden and Glenn Hughes.
The following are asked to compose the honorary escort and to meet at the church at 4:20 p.m.: Members of the Men's Bible Class of the Reedy River Baptist Church, with L.G. White, F.A. Noblett, T.R. Rhodes Sr., F.H. Hill, J.H. Cope, Luke Hopkins, Ben Kerns, Tom Wakefield, J.H. Charping, S.H. Sheppard Jr., J.W. Weaver, H.D. Lineberger, L.R. Turner, Gene Davis, Dr. T.E. Coleman, Dr. Hugh Smith, Dr. Hugh Smith Jr., R.D. Hudson, J. Rowley Smith and Bert Langford.
      Pending the hour of the service the body will remain at the mortuary.

       (The Greenville News)
Dessie Marett Ellison
       Mrs. Dessie Marett Ellison, 79, of Rt. 7, N. Parker Road, widow of B.B. Ellison, died yesterday at a local hospital following two weeks of serious illness.
       A daughter of the late M.E. and Mollie Galloway Marett, she was born in Elberton, Ga. For many years she made her home in Anderson prior to coming to Greenville in 1918.
       She was a member of the Duncan Chapel Home Demonstration Club and served as president for a number of years.
       She was a member of Reedy River Baptist Church.
       Surviving are a son, Robert L. Ellison, of Greenville; three sisters, Mrs. R.E. Hudson (Sarah) of Greenville; Mrs. S.B. Wyly (Geneva) of Brandon, Fla., and Mrs. A.R. Clarkson (Fannie Mae) Clarkson of Orlando, Fla. and a brother, Frank A. Marett of El Cajon, Calif.
       Funeral services will be held at The Mackey Mortuary at 11 a.m. Saturday by Rev. S.P. Hester and Rev. C. Dillard Alexander. Burial will be in the Reedy River Baptist Church Cemetery.
       The body is at the mortuary and the family is at the home of her sister, Mrs. R.E. Hudson, 145 Duncan Chapel Road.
(The Greenville News, Jan. 13, 1967)
James Erwin
       James Hubert Erwin, 76, of 209 Rutledge Lake Road, died March 20, 1990, at Byrnes Medical Center in Columbia.
       He was a member of Reedy River Baptist Church and a retired employee of Creative Advertising Co. in Greenville.
       Surviving are his wife, Bertha Elizabeth Lowman Erwin of the home; a daughter, Donna Erwin Glazener of Table Rock; and a son, Kenneth E. Erwin of Greenville.
       Graveside services: 3 p.m. Thursday in Reedy River Baptist Church Cemetery.
       The family is at the residence.
       Memorials may be made to the charity of one's choice. _ The Howze Mortuary, Travelers Rest.
(The Greenville News, March 21, 1990)
Tommy Erwin
        Funeral services for James Thomas Erwin, 19, son of Mr. and Mrs. James H. Erwin of 507-A Cedar Lane Road, who died Monday from injuries received in an automobile accident Sunday on Laurens Road, will be conducted today at 4:30 p.m. at Reedy River Baptist Church by Rev. S.P. Hester. Burial will be in the church cemetery.
        Pallbearers will be Thomas W. Miller and Thomas W. Miller Jr., James B. Madray Jr., Clarence Trammell, Thomas Daisley and David Aikens.
        Born June 28, 1944 in Indianapolis, Ind., he had lived in Greenville for 17 years. For four years he had lived on Cedar Lane Road.
        Tommy was a graduate of Parker High School, class of 1962.
        He was an apprentice electrician at Huntington and Guerry Electric Co.
        He was a member of Reedy River Baptist Church.
        Surviving also are a sister, Mrs. Donna Lee Looper of Greenville; a brother, Kenneth E. Erwin of the home, and his grandfather, John P. Lowman of Indianapolis, Ind.
        The body is at the funeral home, where the family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday.
(Compiled from two Greenville News stories)



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