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6-8 a.m.--Union County's Morning Show with Daniel Prince

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11-noon—The Gospel Show with Daniel Prince

Noon-1 p.m.--Noon Report with Mike Stevens

1-3 p.m.--The Clark Howard Show--Call 1-877-872-5275

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

6-8 p.m.--SC Sports Talk

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



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Jonesville, SC

James Donald Brewington

Mr. James Donald “Pete” Brewington, age 79, husband of Lillie Mae Callicutt Brewington, of 3985 Buffalo-West Springs Hwy, Jonesville, passed away Tuesday, November 29, 2016, at Union Medical Center.

Mr. Brewington was born in Union, SC, March 18, 1937, a son of the late Guy Brewington, Sr., and Bertha Mae Duckett Brewington. He was a retired textile worker and was previously employed with Union Recycle Center. Mr. Brewington was a member of Friendship Baptist Church and a former member of the South Carolina National Guard. He was the last surviving member of his immediate family.

Surviving in addition to his wife are a son, James Scott Brewington and wife Lea of Gaffney, and five grandchildren: Melaine Brewington, Madisen Brewington, Matthew Brewington, all of Union, Lea Anne Barrett and Keith Batchler, Jr., both of Gaffney. Mr. Brewington was predeceased by a sister and five brothers.

Funeral services will be held 2:00 PM today at Friendship Baptist Church conducted by Rev. Chris Collins and Rev. Jeff Dean. Burial will be in the church cemetery.

Active pallbearers will be David Brewington, Josh Wilburn, Andy Bogan, Frank Hart, John Ward and Joey Mayes.

Memorials may be made to Friendship Baptist Church, 830 Friendship Church Rd., Pauline, SC, 29374.

The family will be at the home, 3985 Buffalo West Springs Hwy, Jonesville, SC, 29353.

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Buffalo, SC

Grady Lee Stewart

Grady Lee Stewart, infant son of Brittany Jenkins and Daniel Lee Stewart of 1208 Linersville Rd., Buffalo, went to heaven on November 24, 2016.

Grady is survived by a sister, Sadie Owens of the home; a brother, Jeremy Stewart of Pacolet; his maternal grandmother, Judy Jenkins; his maternal grandfather, Ricky Jenkins, both of Union; his paternal grandmother, Carol Ann Phillips of Jonesville, and his paternal grandfather, Grady Lee Stewart of Sharon.

Graveside services will be held at 2:00 PM today at Rosemont Cemetery. Visitation will be held at the graveside immediately following the services.

The family will be at the home, 1208 Linersville Rd. Lot 4, Buffalo.

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


Lockhart, SC

Lewis D. Watts, Jr.

Mr. Lewis Dempsey “Dee” Watts, Jr., age 70, husband of Linda Faye Smith Watts, of 511 Lockhart Dr., Lockhart, passed away Monday, November 28, 2016, at his home.

Mr. Watts was born in Union, March 20, 1946, a son of the late Rev. Lewis D. Watts, Sr., and Gaynell Ochiltree Watts. He was retired from the U.S. Army and was a member the S.C. National Guard. Mr. Watts attended the Church of God of Prophecy.

Surviving in addition to his wife are a daughter, Jennifer Watts and spouse Heather Clifton of Gastonia, NC; a son, Leslie Dion Watts and wife Brenda of Summerville; a step-son, Carl Stacey Thompson and wife Cheryl of Rock Hill; three sisters: Martha Jean Vanderford of Union, Nina Lynn Watts of Spartanburg, and Olivia Fay Watts Stuart of Lyman; one brother, Laddie Henderson of Buffalo; and 10 grandchildren. Mr. Watts was predeceased by a brother, Jimmy Watts.

Graveside services with Military Honors will be held at 2:00 PM Saturday, December 3, 2016, at Lockhart Cemetery.

Visitation will be held from 12:30 until 1:45PM at the S.R. Holcombe Funeral Home Saturday prior to the services.

Memorials may be to Medi Home Hospice, 720 S. Duncan Bypass, Union, SC, 29379.

The family will be at the home, 511 Lockhart Dr., Lockhart.

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Union, SC

Martha Sue Hogan

Mrs. Martha Sue Hogan, age 70, of 101 Fox Place, Union, widow of Donnie Bruce Hogan, passed away Wednesday, November 30, 2016, at Heartland of Union.

Mrs. Hogan was born in Gaffney, SC, on June 16, 1946, a daughter of the late John Claude Wright and Millie Virginia Peeler Wright.  She was a retired textile worker and was formerly employed at the Mini Mart in Jonesville.  Mrs. Hogan was of the Pentecostal faith.

Surviving are four daughters: Connie Smith and husband James, Janet Hogan, Ann Shetley and husband Timothy, and Linda Parkins and husband Matt, all of Union; one son, Donnie Bruce Hogan, Jr., of Union; thirteen grandchildren, several whom she raised, and numerous great-grandchildren; five sisters and one brother.  She was predeceased by one son, Donald Bruce Hogan.

Graveside services will be held 2:00 PM Saturday, December 3, 2016, at Rosemont Cemetery conducted by the Rev. Darrell Hogan.  Visitation will be immediately following the services at the cemetery.

Memorials may be made to the Martha Hogan Fund, P.O. Box 293, Union, SC, 29379.

The family is the home of her grandson, Jeremy Shoe, 3207 Buffalo West Springs Highway, Buffalo, SC, 29321.

S.R. Holcombe Funeral Home


Whitmire, SC

Mary C. Smith

Mrs. Mary Crosby Smith, age 76, of 123 Wilkerson Rd., Whitmire, widow of James Kennedy “Jim” Smith, passed away Tuesday, November 29, 2016, at Palmetto Health Richland in Columbia.

Mrs. Smith was born in Union Co., August 8, 1940, a daughter of the late Arlon Wilson “Bill” Crosby and Clarice Brock Crosby. She was a graduate of Whitmire High School and a member of Bethesda Baptist Church.

Surviving are a daughter, Tracy S. Pugh and husband Timothy; three sons: Lonnie Riffey and wife Paula, Johnny Riffey and wife Peggy, all of Whitmire, and Todd Smith of the home; seven grandchildren: John Riffey and wife Lacey, Shelby Riffey, Trey Martin, Kaitlyn Holbert and husband Chad, Heather Varner and spouse Sarah, Justin Pugh and T. J. Pugh; and seven great-grandchildren. Mrs. Smith was predeceased by a grandson, Joshua Riffey.

Memorials may be made to the American Diabetes Association, 2451 Crystal Drive, Suite 900, Arlington, VA, 22202.

The family will be at the home, 123 Wilkerson Rd., Whitmire.

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