Etta C. Pearson, 108, entered eternal rest on Saturday, Aug. 24, 2013, in Gaffney.
Widow of Cordell Pearson, she was born in Washington, D.C., a daughter of William Henry Coleman and Mary Elizabeth Washington Coleman. She was a member and former choir member of Mt. Carmel Baptist Church in Washington. Mrs. Pearson was a member of the Order of the Eastern Star. Continue reading Etta C. Pearson
Stanley Jackie Selkirk, 74, of 226 Louis Lane, a native of Cincinnati, Ohio, was born July 20, 1939, one of five children born to Pearl Scott. He spent a large part of his youth in Lawton, Okla., starting in 1948 when his stepfather was stationed with the military at Fort Sill, Okla. He attended Douglass Elementary School and graduated from Lawton High School with the Class of 1958 with further studies at Cameron University, in Lawton. Stan met and married Lois J. Mims on Dec. 26, 1962, in Chandler, Okla. This union was blessed with a daughter, Jacquelyn.
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Jerry Lee Walters, 44, of 492 Carson Drive, was called to eternal rest on Monday, Aug. 19, 2013, at his home.
Husband of Brenda Jennings Walters of the home, he was born in Kingsport, Tenn., and was a son of Dorothy Derrick Walters of Gaffney and the late Bobby Edward Walters. He was a graduate of Volunteer High School in Tennessee and was of the Baptist faith.
In addition to his wife and mother, he is survived by two sons, Justin Lee Walters and Bryan Keith Walters, both of Gaffney; two brothers, his twin, Terry Lynn Walters, and Joseph Wayne Walters (Christie) of Surgoinville, Tenn.; and a sister, Murrel Jeanette Cody (Todd) of Gaffney.
Memorial services will be held in Tennessee.
Arrangements by The Gilmore Mortuary, Gaffney.