Week of December 2, 2015

Carolyn Hicks Caul

Ms. Carolyn Hicks Caul, of Smith Station, AL, passed away on November 21 at the age of 64.

Carolyn was preceded in death by her mother, Mary Lena Hill, of Lamar, South Carolina.

Carolyn is survived by her father and step mother, Carroll and Ruth Hicks; her aunt, Katherine Amerson; three sisters; her children, Jessica Weber and Matthew Caul; and grandchildren, Andrew, Holden, and Adisynn.

Carolyn was a retired AAFES employee of 25 years. She will be missed by all who knew her.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent to Columbus Hospice, 7020 Moon Road Columbus, GA 31909.

Frank Bell

Frank Bell, age 70 of Hartsville, passed away Monday, November 23, 2015. A memorial service was held 4:00 p.m. Friday, November 27th in the chapel at Belk Funeral Home, with a visitation following the service.

Frank was born in Lamar January 8, 1945, and grew up in Leavensworth Community. He was the son of Henry Bell, and the late Anita Jones Bell. He worked for Perfection Gear Company for more than 25 years until the plant closed. Frank attended Dovesville Church of God for many years.

Surviving, in addition to his father, are his siblings, Susan Hall, Henry Bell, Jr., Bobby (Diane) Bell, Wanda Gainey, Robert Bell, Carolyn (Ray) Atkinson, Angle (Rodney Poole) Bell, Jerry Bell, Timmy Bell, and Ruth Ann (Jimmy Blake) McLain; a special niece, Lynn O’Neal; many other nieces and nephews; and a special friend, Helen Petty.

Preceded in death, in addition to his mother, are his wife, Beatrice Bell; his brothers, Alan Wayne Bell, Albert Bell, and Gerald Lee Bell; and his sister, Marilyn Bell.

A guestbook is available online at www.belkfuneralhome.com.

Ella Larymore

Ella Louise Terry Larymore died at her home November 27, 2015. Funeral services were held 2:00 p.m. Monday, November 30 at Mechanicsville Baptist Church followed by burial in Swift Creek Cemetery directed by Belk Funeral Home. The family received friends Sunday evening at Belk Funeral Home.

Born December 23, 1932 in Darlington County, Mrs. Larymore was the daughter of late Leon Odell Terry and Bessie Mae Boan Terry. She was married to the late Willard T. Larymore, Sr. She was a housewife, member of the Lower Cherokee of South Carolina, and a member of Mechanicsville Baptist Church.

Surviving are her sons: Willard T. Larymore, Jr., Michael S. (Rena) Larymore, and Glenn S. (Frances) Larymore; her daughters: Linda L. (Joseph) Clark, and Brandy M. Larymore, all of Darlington; eight grandchildren; thirteen great-grandchildren; two great great-grandchildren; and three brothers: Johnny Terry, Lewis “Bud” Terry, and Donald “Joe” Terry, all of Florence.

In addition to her husband, Mrs. Larymore was preceded in death by a son, Rodney Larymore; a grandson, Christopher Glenn Larymore; two sisters, Marie Watford, and Marlene McCaskill; and a brother, Leon Odell Terry, Jr.

Memorials are suggested to Mechanicsville Baptist Church, 2364 Cashua Ferry Road, Darlington, S.C. 29532.

An online guestbook is available at www.belkfuneralhome.com.

Jenny Howle

Virginia “Jenny” Gainey Howle, age 70, passed away Saturday, November 28, 2015. Funeral services were held 2:00 p.m. Tuesday at Flat Creek Pentecostal Church followed by burial in the church cemetery directed by Belk Funeral Home. The family received friends Monday evening at Flat Creek Pentecostal Church.

Born in Darlington County, July 28, 1945, she was the daughter of the late Lawrence and Ollie Mae Gainey. She was a housewife, and a loving mother and grandmother. Jenny was a member of Flat Creek Pentecostal Church.

Surviving are her husband of 51 years, Lonnie “Lon G” Howle; sons: Pastor Lon (Robbie) Howle, Jr., and Timmy (Amy) Howle; a daughter, Jenny Lynn (Ronnie) Winburn; eight grandchildren: Bradley Howle ,Corey Howle, Mikayla Howle, Carson Winburn, Gavin Howle, Trevor Howle, Seth Winburn, and Drayton Howle, all of Darlington; sisters, Katie (Harvey) Byrd, and Betty “Bet” Kelly; a sister-in-law, Jean Gainey of Hartsville; and a brother-in-law, Robert Gainey of Dovesville.

Mrs. Howle was preceded in death by siblings Henry “Sonny” Gainey, and Peggy “Peg” Gainey.

Memorials are suggested to her church, Flat Creek Pentecostal Church, Pastor Lon Howle, 1072 Harmony Hall Road, Darlington, S.C. 29540.

An online guestbook is available at www.belkfuneralhome.com.

Jimmie Rae Windham

Jimmie Rae Windham, age 81 of Gastonia, N.C. (formerly of Lamar, S.C.) died Friday, November 27, in a North Carolina hospital. After funeral services in Fort Mill, S.C., graveside services were held at 2:00 p.m. Tuesday, December 1 at Lamar Memorial Cemetery, Lamar, S.C.

Mr. Windham was born in Lamar, April 20, 1934 to the late Leon G. and Annie M. Reynolds Windham. He was retired after a long employment with Merita Bakeries of Charlotte, N.C. and Florence, S.C.

He is survived by a son, Kenny (Susan) Windham of Belmont, N.C.; five grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and former wife and mother of his sons, Martha W. Slaughter.

Mr. Windham was predeceased by sons, Jimmie “Gene,” and Linwood A. Windham; brothers, Leon L., James C., and Harold E. Windham; and sisters Louise, and Annie L. Windham.

Belk Funeral Home of Darlington/Lamar is in charge of local arrangements.

Memorials may be made to one’s choice.

An online guestbook is available at www.belkfuneralhome.com.

Author: Duane Childers

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