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Schedule for today:

6-9 a.m.--Wake Up With Woody--Union County's Morning Show with Chris Woodson

9-10 a.m.—Union Pennzoil Kwik Lube Hour

10-10:45 a.m.—Union County's Morning Show with Daniel Prince

10:45-11 a.m.--Swap N Shop

11-noon—The Gospel Hour with Daniel Prince

Noon-1 p.m.--Noon Report with Daniel Prince

1-5 p.m.--Today's best country and some hits from yesterday

5-5:30 p.m.--Union Pennzoil Kwik Lube Top 5 at 5

5:30-6 p.m.--5:30 News Report

6:15 p.m.--Union County High School basketball--Broome at Union County varsity girls

Before and after the game, time permitting--Sports Talk with Phil Kornblut

8 p.m.-6 a.m.--Today's best country and some hits from yesterday



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Union, SC

Shirley Ann Burnett

Mrs. Shirley Ann Sumner Burnett, age 79, wife of Larry Lane, of 508 Hart St., Union, passed away Saturday, January 9, at Union Medical Center. 

Mrs. Burnett was born in Union on January 26, 1941, a daughter of the late William Brooks Sumner and Mary Etta Ward Sumner. She was retired from the textile industry, having worked for Conso and Her Majesty and was also a certified CNA. She was a member of Union Church of God, where she was a beloved worker and supporter of her church.

Surviving in addition to her husband are two daughters, Sharon Burnett Mann and husband Wilton of Union and Sherry Burnett Seaman and husband James of Inman; a niece reared in the home, Carolyn H. Morgan; grandchildren: William Thomas Burnett, II, Kyra Mann, Lizzy Seaman, and Brie Seaman; a daughter-in-law, Lavine Whetstine Burnett; and a number of special nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by a son, Wendell Thomas Burnett; three sisters: Ruby Sumner Hewitt, Katie Sumner Foster, and Geraldine Sumner Hayes; and three brothers: John Sumner, Jim Sumner and Bill Sumner.

Graveside services will be held at 2:00 PM Saturday, January 18, 2021 at Union Memorial Gardens, conducted by Rev. Steve McAbee. The family requests that COVID precautions are followed.

The following are asked to serve as the honorary escort: Will Burnett, Danny Sumner, Chris Sumner, Mike Hayes, and Ken Sumner.

Those who wish to pay their respects to Mrs. Burnett may do so at the S.R. Holcombe Funeral Home on Friday, January 15, 2021.

Memorials may be made to the Union Church of God at or mail to P.O. Box 862, Union, SC 29379.

The S.R. Holcombe Funeral Home, Inc.


Union, SC

Frances Jolly Lawson

Mrs. Frances Jolly Lawson, age 97, widow of Fred “Racket” Lawson, formerly of Monarch, passed away January 14, 2021 at Ellen Sagar Nursing Home.

Mrs. Lawson was born in Union on December 13, 1923, a daughter of the late Roy and Bessie Alexander Jolly. She retired after 46 years with Milliken and Co., Monarch Plant and was a faithful member of Morningside Baptist Church. Mrs. Lawson loved her church and had served in various capacities within the church.

Surviving are a daughter, Judy Lawson, of the home; a sister, Nancy J. O’Dell of Union; two grandchildren, Leslie Mages and husband Kevin of Boiling Springs and B.J. Franklin and wife Catie of Sharon; great-grandchildren: Jordi Mages and husband Nick, Seth Franklin, Caitlin Franklin, and Abigail Franklin; great-great-grandchildren are Jase and Lydia Fowler; and several nieces and nephews, including a special nephew, Billy Beheler of Union.  Mrs. Lawson was predeceased by a brother, Bill Jolly.

The family would like to say a special thank you to the staff and nurses of Ellen Sagar Nursing Center and Spartanburg Regional Hospice for their care and compassion shown to Mrs. Lawson and her family.

A memorial service will be held at 2:00 PM Sunday, January 17, 2021 at Morningside Baptist Church, conducted by Rev. Andrew Austin. The family will receive friends from 1:00 until 2:00 PM Sunday at the church prior to the service.

Memorials may be made to Morningside Baptist Church, 112 Bates Ave., Union, SC 29379.

The family will be at the home of her daughter, Judy Lawson, 1106 S. Jonesville Hwy., Jonesville, SC 29353.

The S.R. Holcombe Funeral Home, Inc. (


Union, SC

Jessica Marie Burgess

Jessica Marie Burgess, age 34, of 211 2nd St., Union, passed away Tuesday, January 12, 2021 at her home.

Jessica was born in Union on October 3, 1986, a daughter of Ray and Monique Childers Burgess of the home. She was a 2005 graduate of Union High School and was a member of Fairforest Baptist Church. Jessica was formerly employed with Greenleaf in Buffalo and also with Walmart in Union.  She was a loving and caring daughter and mother who was involved with the Alpha-1 Organization for liver disease research.

Surviving in addition to her parents are a daughter, Kyra Marie Burgess of the home; two brothers, Raymond Alton Burgess, Jr. and wife Tara of Spartanburg and Jamie Burgess and wife Christina of Lumberton, NC; three special nieces and nephew: Carolina Burgess, Leila Burgess, and Ethan Burgess; and her paternal grandfather, Frank Shrader of Lockhart. Jessica is also survived by several aunts and uncles, including Sherri Johnson of Union, Jeanie Belue of Lockhart, and Neenie Jones of Columbus, OH; a special friend and “sister”, Mandy Gibson; and numerous cousins.

Graveside services will be held at 2:00 PM Monday, January 18, 2021 at Fairforest Baptist Church, conducted by Rev. Scott Cobb and Rev. Robert Scott. The family will receive friends at the graveside immediately following the service.

Active pallbearers will be Jerry Childers, Robert Gilkerson, Joey Gilkerson, Paul Watts, Heath Burgess, and D.J. Long.

Memorials may be made to the Jessica Marie Burgess Fund, P.O. Box 293, Union, SC 29379.

The family will be at the home, 211 2nd St., Union.

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