Category Archives: Obituaries

Tillie Jefferies

Tillie M. Jefferies was born in Osierfield, Georgia on July 24, 1957 to Ezekiel Black and Tilda Dixon Jones.

She was of the Baptist Faith.  Tillie was employed as a dietician in the health-care field. She was a gregarious lady who loved people. Her beautiful smile could light up the soul. She enjoyed looking at television, especially SyFy programs.

She was preceded in death by her parents and a brother, Willie Dixon. She leaves to cherish loving memories: a son, Flavius Jefferies; two daughters, Patricia Bankhead (Rev. Arkiva) and Sonya Jefferies; a sister, Annie Jones; a brother, Ira Jones; grandchildren, Markia Triplett, Shemaia Byrd, Kennedy Jefferies, Cedric Jefferies, Ohaji Byrd, Jessica Jefferies, and Arkiva Bankhead; 2 grandchildren; other relatives and friends.  

The Funeral Service will be Tuesday, September 10, 2019, 2:00 PM, in The Gilmore Mortuary Chapel withThe Reverend Arkiva Bankhead officiating. Interment will be in Gaffney Memorial Park.

Carsondra Harris

Carsondra “Pumpkin” Harris, 44, of 100 Fairfield Drive, Apt. 23-A, passed away Monday, September 2, 2019, in Cherokee Medical Center.

She was born in Gaffney and was a daughter of Charles and Patricia Holmes Harris.

Carsondra was an employee of Magnolia Inc.

She leaves to cherish loving memories: her parents, Charles and Patricia Harris; fiancé, Stevie Lawson; two brothers, Charles Lee Harris, Jr. and Charles Craig; sisters, Sheryl Allen, Bennie Mae Agnew (Eric), Charlene Craig Faison, all of Gaffney; Patrice Moore (Thomas), of Grover, NC; other relatives and friends.

The Funeral Service will be Monday, 12:00 noon, in The Gilmore Mortuary Chapel with Rev. Dr. Michael A. Bridges officiating. Interment will be in Gaffney Memorial Park.

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Linda Anne Logan

Linda Anne Logan, 61, of 310 Sycamore Street, passed away Tuesday, August 27, 2019, in her home.

Widow of Tommy Logan, she was born in Gaffney and was a daughter of the late O.P and Wilma Wood Davis.

She was a member of Mt. Olive Baptist Church and a retired employee of National Textile, Inc.

In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by two siblings, Helen and Paul.

She leaves to cherish loving memories: her daughters, Mary Davis (Charles Smith, Lutricia Jefferies (Zavier), Jacqueline Logan and Lataner Logan; sons, Kevin Davis, Tommy, Michael, and Darius Logan; two sisters, a sister, Frances Davis; a brother, John Davis, all of Gaffney; 4 grandchildren, 2 greatgrandchildren; other relatives and friends.

The Funeral Service will be Saturday, 2:00 p.m., in Mount Olive Baptist Church with Rev. Clarence Davis officiating. Interment will be in Oakland Cemetery. She will be in state in the church Saturday at 1:00 p.m.

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