Category: Obits

Notices of deaths and funeral arrangements along with biographical sketches of the deceased from or connected to Dillon County, SC

Death Notices

Death Notices

Michael Kevin Smith

Mr. Michael Kevin Smith, 52, died Sunday, September 22, 2019 at his home in Lake View, SC.

Robert James Overby

Memorial services for Robert James Overby will be held 2:00 p.m. Saturday, October 19, 2019 at Cooper Funeral Home Chapel. Visitation will be held 1:00-2:00 p.m. prior to the service.

Beatrice “Bea” Arnette McKenzie

Services for Beatrice “Bea” Arnette McKenzie was held 3:00 p.m. Sunday, October 13, 2019 at Mt. Calvary Baptist Church with burial in Greenlawn Cemetery directed by Cooper Funeral Home.

Death Notices

Death notices

Robert Edward Pope

Robert Edward Pope, 80, of Dillon, SC passed away on October 12, 2019 at Lower Cape Fear Hospice in Bolivia, NC.

Ralph H. Ruffner, Jr.

Ralph Hudson Ruffner Jr., 77, passed away Wednesday, September 25, 2019 at Conway Medical Center.

PHOTO GALLERY: Funeral Of Corporal Harold Pearce

Corporal Harold “Buck” Pearce was killed in action near Taejon, Republic of Korea (South Korea) on July 20, 1950. His funeral was held at Catfish Creek Baptist Church in Latta on Thursday, September 26, 2019, more than 69 years later.

Miriam Rozier

Miriam Shepard Jones Rozier, 95, was born March 18, 1924, in Atlanta, GA and passed away on Tuesday, September 24, 2019, at McLeod Hospice House of the Pee Dee.

Corporal Harold “Buck” Pearce

Corporal Harold “Buck” Pearce was killed in action near Taejon, Republic of Korea (South Korea) on July 20, 1950.