Category Archives: Obituaries

Louis Curtis Davis

Mr. Louis Curtis Davis, 87, of Creek Ridge Apartments in Spartanburg, SC, passed away Thursday November 14th, in Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System. He was the son of the late Wallace and Corrie Threath Davis.

The family is at the home of Pastor Louis and Catherine Davis, 527 Oakland Ave. Gaffney, SC.

Arrangements are incomplete.

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Mrs. Betty Jo Humphries Holmes

Betty Jo Humphries Holmes, 63, of 224 Camellia Circle, passed away Saturday, November 9, 2019, in Mountainview Nursing Home, Spartanburg, SC.

Wife of Abraham Holmes, she was born in Cherokee County and was a daughter of the late Booker T. and Lunette Morris Humphries.

She was a member of Mt. Sinai Baptist Church and a former employee of Duke Energy.

Surviving are: her husband, Abraham Holmes, of the home; a son, Quinton Holmes, of Gaffney; a daughter, Latunya Holmes-Copeland (Craig), of Jacksonville, FL; two sisters, Rosemary Johnson, of Greenville, and Rita Mae Twitty (Monroe), of Chesnee; two grandchildren, Paris Holmes, of Atlanta, GA and Dreylan Holmes, of Columbia, SC.

A Memorial Service will be held Thursday, 2:00 p.m., in The Gilmore Mortuary Chapel with Rev. C.A. Wallace officiating.

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John (J.W.) Wesley Johnson, Sr.

John Wesley Johnson, Sr., 90, of Greenville, formerly of Gaffney, passed away Saturday, November 9, 2019, in Brushy Creek Rehabilitation Center, Greer, SC.

Surviving are: his wife, Lisa Jarvis Johnson, of the home; daughters, Doris Norwood, of Florence, MS, Jill Woodard, of Georgia, Alexis Earl and Nicole Johnson, of the home; four sons, John Johnson, Jr., of Springfield, MO, Christopher Johnson, of Myrtle Beach, SC, Isaiah Earl of the home; 10 grandchildren.

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