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Obituaries

  • Ms. Cora Lee Nichols, 78

    Ms. Cora Lee Nichols, 78, of 1 Medical Park Drive, Chester, SC and formerly of the Lincolnville Community, passed away on Tuesday, May 16, 2017 at Chester Regional Nursing Center.

    The funeral service will be held on Sunday, May 21, 2017 at 2 p.m. at Lincolnville Baptist Church with Rev. James Owens officiating. Burial will follow in Bethlehem Baptist Church Cemetery.

    The viewing will be held from 1-7 p.m. on Saturday at King’s Funeral Home, 135 Cemetery St., Chester, SC. The family will receive friends at 3404 Mt. Prospect Church Road, Chester, SC.

  • Mr. James E. ‘JJ’ Sanders, 47

    CHESTER – Mr. James Edward “JJ” Sanders, 47, of 1353 Darby Road, Chester, SC passed away on Monday, May 15, 2017 at his home.

    The funeral service will be held Saturday, May 20, 2017 at 3 p.m. at Gethsemane Baptist Church with Dr. Charles Pratt officiating and Pastor Andy Logan delivering the eulogy. Burial will follow in the church cemetery with military rites.

    Viewing will be from 1-7 p.m. on Friday at King’s Funeral Home, 135 Cemetery St., Chester, SC. The family will receive friends at the home.

  • Mr. Sammie Brown Jr., 68

    CHESTER – Mr. Sammie Brown Jr., 68, of 102 Arbor Court, Chester, SC passed away on Saturday, May 13, 2017 at Chester Regional Medical Center.

    The funeral service will be held on Friday, May 19, 2017 at 2 p.m. at Friendship Missionary Baptist Church with Rev. Daryl Cunningham officiating and Rev. Gail McCullough delivering the eulogy. Burial will follow in New Hope Baptist Church Cemetery in Blair, SC.

  • Mr. Wayman E. Franklin, 69

    CHESTER – Mr. Wayman E. Franklin, 69, of 113 Steinkuhler St., Chester, SC passed away on Thursday, May 18, 2017 at Magnolia Manor in Rock Hill, SC. Arrangements will be announced later by King’s Funeral Home, 135 Cemetery St., Chester, SC. The family will receive friends at the home.

  • Ms. Deloris Ann Evans, 56

    GREAT FALLS – Ms. Deloris Ann Evans, 56, of 2215 Spencer Boyd Road, Great Falls, SC passed away on Thursday, May 18, 2017 at her home. Arrangements will be announced later by King’s Funeral Home, 2367 Douglas Road, Great Falls, SC. The family will receive friends at the home.

  • Master Devin Collier Jr.

    STONE MOUNTAIN, GA. – Master Devin Collier Jr. of Stone Mountain, Ga. passed away on Wednesday, May 10, 2017 at Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta at Scottish Rite Hospital in Atlanta, Ga. A graveside service will be held on Saturday, May 20, 2017 at 11 a.m. at Red Hill Baptist Church in Fairfield County with Rev. Donald Woodard officiating. King’s Funeral Home, 135 Cemetery St., Chester, SC is in charge of arrangements.

  • Mrs. Joyce W. Autry, 83

    LANCASTER, SC – Mrs. Joyce Wright Autry, 83, died peacefully surrounded by her family on Wednesday, March 29, 2017 at White Oak Manor in Lancaster.  The family will receive friends from 10 until 11 a.m. on Saturday, April 1, 2017 at the First Church of the Nazarene. The funeral service will be 11 a.m. Saturday, April 1, 2017, at the First Church of the Nazarene with Rev. Brian Howard and Rev. Bayliss Adimaro officiating.  The interment will follow at Evergreen Cemetery. 

  • Mrs. Billie Dawn B. Burton, 53

    CHESTER – Mrs. Billie Dawn Buckingham Burton, 53, died Wednesday, March 29, 2017 at her home. The family will receive friends from 6– 8 p.m. Friday, March 31, 2017 at Barron Funeral Home.  The funeral service will be 2 p.m. Saturday, April 1, 2017 at Woodward Baptist Church with Rev. Keith Hinson officiating. The interment will follow in Chester Memorial Gardens. 

  • Mrs. Jerolyn H. Grant, 85

    LAURINBURG, NC – Mrs. Jerolyn “Jerry” H. Grant of Laurinburg, NC (formerly of Chester, SC) passed away peacefully at her home on Wednesday, November 2, 2016.

    Born August 14, 1931 in Clover, SC, she was a daughter of the late Isaac Dewey and Pauline Hagans Hopper.

  • Mr. Ernest J. Lightner, 63

    CHESTER – Mr. Ernest J. Lightner, 63, of 549 6th Street, Chester, SC passed away on Wednesday, Nov. 2, 2016 at his home. Arrangements will be announced later by King’s Funeral Home, 135 Cemetery St., Chester, SC. The family will receive friends at the home.