Deacon Jay Walter Tate

Jay Walter Tate, age 85, of 105 Ashley St., of Gaffney, passed away Thursday, May 23rd, in Spartanburg Regional Medical Center.

Funeral Service will be held Sunday, May 26, 1:00 p.m. in Mt. Tabor Baptist Church with the Rev. Darrell Smith officiating. Interment will follow in the church cemetery.

The family is at the home of his sons’, Harold Tate, 411 W. Carlisle Street, of Gaffney.

Alice Deloris Littlejohn Smith “Muff”

Alice Deloris Littlejohn Smith “Muff”, age 66, of 611 Home Street, Gaffney, passed away Monday, May 20th, in Spartanburg Regional Medical Center.

Funeral Service will be held Tuesday, May 28, 2024, 1:00 p.m. in Buford Street United Methodist Church with the Rev. Brian Starnes officiating. Public Viewing will only be from 12:00 noon to 1:00 p.m. in the church. Interment will follow in Concord Baptist Church cemetery.

The family will be receiving friends at the home.


Ruby M. Hames

Ruby M. Hames, 88, of 1530 N. Limestone Street, Gaffney, passed away Monday, May 6, 2024, in Cherokee Medical Center.

The family will receive friends Saturday, May 11, 2024, 1:00 p.m., in Trinity A.M.E. Zion Church of Blacksburg.

The Funeral Service will follow at 2:00 o’clock with Rev. Chelsey Simms officiating. Interment will be in Clingman Memorial Gardens.