Category Archives: Obituaries

Rev. Nettie M. Camp

The Reverend Nettie M. Camp, 66, of 117 New Street, passed away Wednesday, June 13, 2018, in Mary Black Health System, Gaffney.
Wife of Willie Dean Camp, Sr. of the home, she was born in Shelby, NC on May 25, 1952 to Whitworth Smith and Ola Roberts Smith.

She was a former employee of Brookview Nursing Home and a former member of Mikes Creek and Youngs Grove Baptist Churches. She was presently a member of Ebenezer Baptist Church.

She leaves to cherish loving memories: husband, Willie Dean Camp, Sr.,of the home; 3 sons, Rev. Johnny McCluney (Genetta) of Gaffney, Rev. Jason McCluney (Sherrie) of Shelby, and Justin McCluney (Valerie) of Gaffney; 3 brothers, Horace Smith (Priscilla) and John Smith (Shirley) of Gaffney, Eddie Smith (Wanda) of Spartanburg; 2 sisters, Rev. Modestine Manning (James) of Cliffside, NC and Rev. Frances Wilkie of Gaffney; 8 grandchildren; 1 great-grandchild.

Funeral Services will be Monday, 1:00 p.m., in Youngs Grove Baptist Church with Rev. Larry Brooks officiating and Rev. Freddy Davidson, eulogist. Interment will follow in the church cemetery. She will be in state in the church Monday at 12:00 noon.

The family is at her home on New Street and at the home of Rev. Johnny and Genetta McCluney, 1958 Twin Bridge Road.

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Clive Austin “Dick’ Moody

Clive Austin “Dick’ Moody, 72, of 922 North Logan St., passed away Saturday, June 9, 2018, in Spartanburg Regional Medical Center.
He was born in Colon, Republic of Panama and was a son of the late Charles and Ruby Vickers.

He was a member of Youngs Grove Baptist Church, Brooklyn Chapter of The Mechanics Organization, and The Gaffney Senior Citizen’s Center.

Surviving are: his wife, Dee Anna Warr-Moody; a son, Jesse A. Moody, both of the home; a grandson, Marque Harrison; great-grandson, Zachary Harrison; sisters, Gracie Vickers, Jean Beamon, Rosemarie Ricks, Marcela Stanislaus, Glida Gillette, Yolanda Blackwell, and Hortense Bruno; 25 nieces and nephews, more than 10 great nieces and nephews, other relatives and friends.

Funeral Services will be Saturday, 3:00 p.m., in Indian Hill Baptist Church with Rev. Michael Williamson officiating.

The family is at the home.

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Artis Dewberry

Artis Dewberry, 66, of Cleveland Ohio, passed away Thursday, May 31, in Cleveland.

He was born in Spartanburg County and was a son of the late Pittman and Elsie Makupson Dewberry.

Survivors are: his wife, Sandra Smoot Dewberry of the home; daughter, Angela Dewberry Sloan of Cleveland; one brother, Charles Dewberry, of Gaffney; a sister, Cynthia Brockman, of Cowpens; 4 grandchildren.

Funeral Services will be Saturday, 1:00 p.m., in The Gilmore Mortuary Chapel with Rev. Jacob Cleo Hunter, II, officiating. Interment will follow in Gaffney Memorial Park.

The family is at the home of Charles and Bessie, 508 S. Logan Street.

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