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Ruby Nell Roach Jefferson

December 19, 2012

Westminster – Ruby Nell Roach Jefferson, 76, loving wife of 57 years to Junior Jefferson of 150 Old Hurricane Road, passed away, Tuesday, December 18, 2012 at her home. A funeral service will be held 2 PM, Thursday, December 20, 2012 from the chapel of Sandifer Funeral Home. Burial will follow in First Baptist Memorial…

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Tree Board suggests Cypress

December 19, 2012
Tree Board suggests Cypress

Westminster City council received a recommendation that the city consider Carolina Sapphire Cypress trees to replace seven oak trees that were recently removed from a block of Main Street at the Grey Street underpass. The oak trees fell victim to reasons of safety and aging. After hearing the recommendation from Chairman Greg Sluder of the…

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Yes, Virginia, There is a Santa Claus

December 17, 2012
Yes, Virginia, There is a Santa Claus

Eight-year-old Virginia O’Hanlon wrote a letter to the editor of New York’sSun, and the quick response was printed as an unsigned editorial Sept. 21, 1897. The work of veteran newsman Francis Pharcellus Church has since become history’s most reprinted newspaper editorial, appearing in part or whole in dozens of languages in books, movies, and other…

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Hank Andrew Cooper

December 17, 2012

Westminster-Hank Andrew Cooper, 26, husband of Tamra Stephens Cooper, of Westminster died December 15, 2012. There will be no formal service. The family will receive friends 4-6 P.M. Tuesday, December 18, 2012 at Sandifer Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Wyatt Cooper Educational Fund, c/o Bank of America, 1313 Sandifer…

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Robert Jamison

December 17, 2012

Robert Jamison, 72, husband of Anna Marie Hernandez Jamison, of 520 Pecan Grove Road, Seneca, SC died Saturday, December 15, 2012 at his residence. Memorial service will be held at 2:00PM on Saturday, December 22, 2012 at the Davenport Funeral Home Chapel. The family will receive friends following the memorial service at Davenport Funeral Home.…

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Betty Jean Terry Chitwood

December 17, 2012

Betty Jean Terry Chitwood, 76, of 1315 Friendship Road, Seneca, SC, wife of the late Alvin J. Chitwood, died Friday, December 14, 2012 at AnMed Health Medical Center. Graveside services will be held at 2:00 PM Sunday, December 16, 2012 at Oconee Memorial Park. The family will receive friends from 6:00-8:00 PM Saturday, December 15,…

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Mary Lou Crocker Chapman

December 17, 2012

Mary Lou Crocker Chapman, 79, of 640 Washborn Avenue, Pendleton, SC, wife of the late Mark Edward Chapman, died Friday, December 14, 2012 at her residence. Graveside services will be held at 4:00 PM Sunday, December 16, 2012 at Oconee Memorial Park. The family will receive friends from 2:30-3:30 PM, prior to the service, at…

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Wayne Alfred Rowland

December 17, 2012

Wayne Alfred Rowland, 46, of Memorial Drive, Seneca, died Friday, December 14, 2012 at Lila Doyle Nursing Home. Memorial service will be held 3:00 P. M. on Monday, December 17, 2012 at the Lila Doyle Nursing Home. The family will be at their respective homes.

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Frances Crenshaw Taylor

December 17, 2012

Frances Crenshaw Taylor, 86, of 261 Chalmers Mountain Road, Walhalla, SC, wife of the late Paul Taylor, died Thursday, December 13, 2012 at Cottingham Hospice House. Funeral services will be held 2:00 PM Saturday, December 15, 2012 at Davenport Funeral Home Chapel with burial to follow at Oconee Memorial Park. The family will receive friends…

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Barbara J. Manka

December 17, 2012

Barbara J. Manka, 79, of 21 Skipper Lane, Salem, SC, wife of the late Robert G. Manka, died Thursday, December 13, 2012 at her residence. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Tamassee DAR School, 1925 Baumgardner Road, Tamassee, SC 29686. The family is at their respective homes.

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  • August 31, 2014 3:00 pmThe Westminster United Methodist Church's Community Singing
  • September 6, 2014Calling All Christians to Unite in Prayer
  • September 7, 2014 7:00 pmOconee County Baptist Camp Meeting Under the Tent
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