Larry Elton Mathis, 64, of Etowah passed away peacefully Monday, Jan. 22, at his home. A son of the late Elton and Elsie Mathis, he was born in Montgomery County, Maryland. He was also preceded in death by his brother, Gary Mathis.
Lynda McGarity Green, 80, passed away January 12, 2018 at her home.
A native of Radford, Virginia, she was a daughter of the late Marion Harold and Bess Hendrix McGarity and a retired employee of Greer State Bank.
Talmadge Douglas “Slab” Campbell, 86, passed away January 7, 2018.
A native of Greenville County, son of the late George Henry and Earline Blanton Campbell, he was a U.S. Navy Veteran of the Korean War, a retired employee of Exide Battery and a member of Southside Baptist Church.
Charles Victor Morgan, 76, passed away January 7, 2018.
A native of Louisville, Kentucky, son of the late Charles Adam and Nora McFarlane Morgan, he was a U.S. Marine Corps Veteran and the owner of Reliable Plumbing & Heating.
Charles David Strange, 84, passed away Monday, January 8, 2018 at Greer Memorial Hospital.
He was the son of the late Oliver and Marie Mason Strange and was the husband to Wilma Gosnell Strange. He was a Supervisor for Lyman Printing and Finish and a veteran of the United States Army. He served as a Deacon at Milford Baptist Church.
Rev. Choice E. Watson, 85, widower of Grace Hinson Watson, died January 2, 2018 at Magnolia Manor.
Bobby Joe Harrison, 83, widower of Ellender Black Harrison, passed away December 27, 2017.
A native of Pelham, son of the late Gurley Green and Hassie Bell Brown Harrison, he was a retired brick mason and a member of Pelham Church of God of Prophecy.
Ann Thompson Duncan, 70, passed away on December 27, 2017 at her home.
Lt. Col. (Ret.) James Robert (Bob) Cox, Jr., 73, passed away on Saturday, December 23, 2017.
The Greater Greer community lost several members of its business, civic and religious circles in 2017. Although gone, their lives and contributions will leave a lasting legacy on the town and its residents for years to come.