Connie Lee Berry
Mrs. Connie Lee Berry, age 68, of 110 North 4th Street, Lockhart, widow of Albert Jennings, Sr., passed away Tuesday, March 24, 2015, at Spartanburg Hospital Restorative Care.
Mrs. Berry was born in Union, SC, November 27, 1946, a daughter of the late Carl Fuller Berry and Jessie Lee Sanders Berry. She retired from Milliken & Company and was a member of Union Church of God.
Surviving are a daughter, Kimberly “”Sissy” Jennings of Union and Albert “Cooter” Jennings, Jr., and wife Pamela of Lockhart; four grandchildren: Crystal Jennings, Bradley Jennings, Ashley Jennings and Dustin Jennings; five great-grandchildren: Holden Lipford, Caiden Jennings, Jacob Queen, Brayden Jennings and Kensley “Faith” Roof; two brothers: Carl F. Berry and wife Margaret of Rock Hill and Donnie Berry of Union and a number of nieces and nephews. Mrs. Berry was predeceased by a sister, Linda Fisher.
Graveside services will be held 2:00 PM Friday, March 27, 2015, at the Lockhart Cemetery conducted by Rev. Rick Sturgis.
Visitation will be held 6:00-8:00 PM this evening at the SR Holcombe Funeral Home.
The family would like to say “Thank You” to the nurses and staff of Spartanburg Hospital Restorative Care for their care of Mrs. Berry.
The family will be at the home of her daughter, Sissy Jennings, 304 W. South Street, Union, and also at the home of her granddaughter, Ashley Jennings, 308 Mill Street, Lockhart.
SR Holcombe Funeral Home (www.holcombefuneralhomes.com)
Virginia R. Smith
Mrs. Virginia Louise Reid Smith, age 82, of 726 N. Duncan Bypass, Union, widow of Curtis Cecil Smith, Sr., passed away Tuesday, March 24, 2015, at Wallace Thomson Hospital.
Mrs. Smith was born in Union, June 28, 1932, a daughter of the late Walter Alcie Reid and Anna Wilson Reid. She was a 1951 graduate of Union High School and was retired from Torrington Co., having previously worked with Milliken and Co. Mrs. Smith was a member of Crestview Baptist Church, but was raised in Westside Baptist Church. She was a loving and devoted wife, mother and grandmother.
Surviving are a daughter, Kathy Garrison of the home, three sons, Reid B. Smith and wife Judy of Columbia, Curtis C. Smith, II, of the home, and Maxie R. Smith and wife Betty of Union; a sister, Eleanor Babb and husband Paul of Bishopville; 9 grandchildren, Scott Lawson, Brent Lawson, Nickie Aavik, Austin Smith, Jessica Branon, Heather Liveright, Brandon Smith, Jessica Leigh Williams and Kelly Tucker; 16 great-grandchildren; 5 great-great grandchildren and her beloved pet dog, Missy. Mrs. Smith was predeceased by 5 brother and 4 sisters.
Funeral services will be held 11:00 AM Saturday, March 28, 2015, at the S.R. Holcombe Funeral Chapel conducted by Rev. Josh Freeman. Burial will be at Union Memorial Gardens.
Active pallbearers will be Mrs. Smith’s grandsons.
Visitation will be from 6:00 until 8:00 PM Friday evening at the S.R. Holcombe Funeral Home.
The family wishes to express their gratitude to the staff and nurses of Wallace Thomson Hospital and Blue Ridge Hospice for their care and concern of Mrs. Smith during her illness.
The family will be at the home, 726 N. Duncan Bypass, Union.
The S.R. Holcombe Funeral Home, Inc. (www.holcombefuneralhomes.com)
1247 South Duncan Bypass
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