Opinions differ as law preserves Greenwood's segregated war memorial

When Greenwood, S.C., May­or Welborn Adams launched a fundraising campaign last summer to replace segregated bronze plaques on a war memorial, he had no idea his effort would be halted by state law.

Thelma Banning

...to drive to Florida, South Georgia and Tennessee until her mid-80's. She was a member of: Eastern Star; Woodman of the World; Officers Wife's Club and the Retired Officers Association Survivors include her four children: Bob Banning...

Cleo Smith

LOUISVILLE, Ga. - Taylor Funeral Home of Louisville announces the death of Mrs. Cleo L. Smith, age 87 of Highway 1 North, Louisville, who died the morning of Monday, April 13, 2015 at her residence. Funeral services will be held 2:00 PM, Sunday,

James Justice Sr.

LINCOLNTON, Ga. - Mr. James Carpenter Justice, Sr., 93, husband of Jane Bentley Justice, formerly of Ferguson- Justice Rd., entered into rest at Georgia War Veterans Nursing Home, Augusta. A memorial service will be held on Tuesday, February 10th at

Patrick Wilson

...employed by Reeves Construction and Towing for 17 years. He was a member of Morningside Baptist Church and The Woodmen of the World Lodge #1571. He enjoyed fishing and camping. Survivors include wife: Melinda K. Wilson; daughter: Brittany...

Clifton Fail

BARNWELL, S.C. - Funeral services for Clifton Oneal Fail, 89, of Barnwell, SC will be held two p.m., Wednesday, April 9, 2014 in the Folk Funeral Home Chapel, Williston, SC with Reverends Bert Baynham, Timothy Gunnells and Mark Epperson officiating;

Franklin Lamb Sr.

WADLEY, Ga. - Mr. Franklin (Doodle Bug) David Lamb, Sr., age 81 of River Road, Wadley died Monday, April 28, 2014 in the Jefferson Hospital. Funeral services will be held 2:00 PM, Wednesday, April 30, 2014 in the Central Baptist Church with Elder

Florence Pressley

NORTH AUGUSTA, S.C. - Florence Beasley Pressley, 87, wife of the late Joseph Benson, entered into rest Monday, September 22, 2014. Graveside services will be held Friday, September 26, 2014, at 11:00 AM from Hillcrest Memorial Park with Reverend

John Godbee Sr.

Retired Educator, Legislator; VeteranSTATESBORO, Ga. - Mr. John Francis Godbee, Sr., age 87, died February 27, 2014 under the care of Ogeechee Area Hospice. Mr. Godbee was the son of the late Elizabeth Herrington Godbee and Harry Evans Godbee, Sr.

Annie Mae Still Sweat (WILLISTON, S.C.)

WILLISTON, S.C. - Funeral services for Annie Mae Still Sweat, 88, of Long Branch Community, will be held two p.m., Monday, July 11, 2011 at Long Branch Baptist Church with burial in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the church on Monday. Memorials