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Spartanburg Herald and Herald Journal
Obituaries, 1940

Name as given,
    Age, Dateline of obituary, Spouse, Date and Page of newspaper

Only the first full obituary notice to appear is indexed.

Abbreviations: w/o   "wife of"  h/o   "husband of"

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SALABY, S.A.
52, Landrum, 7–30–40 p. 1
SAMS, ZORA SIMMONS
23, Enoree, w/o Bruce Sams, 8–9–40 p. 3
SANDERS, CALVIN J.
66, Spartanburg, h/o Sallie Sanders, 8–26–40 p. 10
SANDERS, DAVID
70, West Pelzer, 3–18–40 p. 2
SANDERS, LENA REEDER
60, Union, w/o Emmette Sanders, 3–26–40 p. 3
SANDERS, NANCY ATKINS
58, Spartanburg, h/o James W. Sanders, 4–6–40 p. 3
SARTOR, EFFIE MOORE
72, Union, w/o W.H. Sartor, 1–13–40 p. 2
SATTERFIELD, VIRGINIA MAE HAYES
31, Saxon Mill, w/o L.P. Satterfield, 3–1–40 p. 2
SAVAGE, NANCY BROWN
Clifton, w/o James Marion Savage, 12–11–40 p. 3
SCALES, ALICE
80, Union, 9–17–40 p. 6
SCALES, MRS. J.T. (SMITH)
86, Lockhart, 1–24–40 p. 2
SCATES, JULIA HUSKEY
47, Gaffney, w/o Henry E. Scates, 10–25–40 p. 12
SCOTT, THOMAS AUSBY
Jonesville, h/o Bessie Hyatt Scott, 11–24–40 p. 3
SCOTT, WILLIAM H.
80, Spartanburg, h/o Magnolia Kitchens Scott, 5–28–40 p. 3
SCRUGGS, ELLA MAE JOLLEY
52, Chesnee, w/o Eddie Scruggs, 2–3–40 p. 2
SCRUGGS, FLOREE
13, Chesnee, 7–26–40 p. 8
SCRUGGS, JOSEPHINE CASH
83, Gaffney, 5–7–40 p. 3
SCRUGGS, RUSSELL
10, Cowpens, 8–11–40 p. 1
SEAY, OSCAR
63, Sigsbee, 2–29–40 p. 11
SELF, LANDRUM HARLEY
15, Gaffney, 1–10–40 p. 2
SELLARS, HENRY THOMAS
21, Gaffney, h/o Lena Love Sellars, 2–26–40 p. 1
SENN, HENRYETTA HEMBREE
68, Lanford Station, 1–8–40 p. 2
SENN, LAURA ELLEN
Mayo, w/o J.H. Senn, 7–22–40 p. 2
SHANDS, JAMES A.
65, Spartanburg, h/o Altha Mae Wilson Shands, 3–25–40 p. 2
SHARPE, MATTIE
80, Spartanburg, 8–30–40 p. 19
SHAVER, JOSEPH SHAW
infant, Enoree, 3–22–40 p. 2
SHAVER, WAKE
69, Spartanburg, 10–31–40 p. 2
SHEEHAN, NORA CARTEE
42, Campobello, w/o J.J. Sheehan, 6–7–40 p. 5
SHELTON, DOROTHY
20, Arcadia, 12–22–40 p. 6
SHELTON, HUBERT WALTON
56, Spartanburg, h/o Mary Weir Shelton, 1–31–40 p. 3
SHERBERT, GEORGE
42, Lanford, h/o Maybell Good Sherbert, 4–27–40 p. 2
SHERBERT, HAROLD RAYMOND
2, Wellford, 11–1–40 p. 3
SHERBERT, ISABELL GOOD
27, Woodruff, 9–23–40 p. 2
SHERBERT, LELAR BELCHER
53, Flatwoods, w/o J.R. Sherbert, 2–20 40 p. 5
SHERBERT, SAM
New Prospect, h/o Ella McCallister, 8–25–40 p. 5
SHIPMAN, GERTRUDE GALLMAN
40, Union, w/o E.B. Shipman, 12–10–40 p. 2
SHIPMAN, MINNIE LOFTIS
Inman, w/o Stafford Shipman, 10–21–40 p. 2
SHROPSHIRE, DUNELL
Saxon, w/o O.C. Shropshire, 11–21–40 p. 5
SHULER, LEON BRAD
infant, Buffalo, 2–2–40 p. 7
SILVEY, J.M.
67, Duncan, h/o Mamie Taylor, 3–22–40 p. 2
SIMMONS, EVELYN
infant, Woodruff, 8–23–40 p. 5
SIMMONS, OLLIE MAY
Spartanburg, 12–12–40 p. 8
SIMPSON, JOHN
51, Woodruff, h/o Gazzie Waddell Simpson, 2–9–40 p. 3
SIMPSON, LUGENE
21, Spartanburg, 4–30–40 p. 2
SIMS, WILLIAM E.
74, Spartanburg, h/o Betty Burts Sims, 2–1–40 p. 2
SINGLETON, OSCAR
60, Greer, 7–21–40 p. 20
SKINNER, HATTIE COTHRAN
67, Holston Creek, w/o J.F. Skinner, 3–20–40 p. 5
SLOAN, ALBERT T.
71, Clifton, h/o Nellie Thomason Sloan, 2–18–40 p. 13
SLOAN, CARRIE WOOD
60, Simpsonville, w/o Samuel P. Sloan, 3–29–40 p. 7
SMALLEY, MALE
infant, Chesnee, 3–10–40 p. 3
SMART, WILLIAM D.
57, Greer, h/o Fannie Carr Smart, 10–13–40 p. 20
SMITH, ANNIE CAMP
59, Woodruff, w/o J.N. Smith, 8–6–40 p. 24
SMITH, ANNIE ELIZABETH
8, Landrum, 6–10–40 p. 1
SMITH, BERTHA FOY
42, Inman, w/o Clyde Smith, 5–4–40 p. 2
SMITH, C. AUBREY
Union, 2–15–40 p. 2
SMITH, CAROLINE HEANELLE
3, Whitmire, 1–25–40 p. 3
SMITH, COLLIER
Spartanburg, 1–7–40 p. 20
SMITH, DEON STEWART
infant, Spartanburg, 2–20 40 p. 5
SMITH, E.W.
61, Chesnee, h/o Ella Pack Smith, 2–1–40 p. 2
SMITH, ELMER MCKISSICK
44, Greer, h/o Minnie Mae James, 2–19–40 p. 2
SMITH, EMILY POWELL
76, Cedar Spring, w/o M.B. Smith, 8–13–40 p. 3
SMITH, EMMA B. WEST
52, Pauline, w/o J.N. Smith, 1–7–40 p. 2
SMITH, FAIREY K.
79, Glenn Springs, w/o Cassady Smith, 8–16–40 p. 24
SMITH, GROVER WILBUR
27, Duncan, h/o Annie Laura Johnson Smith, 8–27–40 p. 2
SMITH, HARLAN
26, Roebuck, h/o Susan Lester Smith, 9–24–40 p. 3
SMITH, J. PALMER
41, Greer, h/o Irene Hunt Smith, 8–20–40 p. 3
SMITH, JACKIE
3, Pelham, 10–15–40 p. 3
SMITH, JOHN R.
91, Columbus, NC, 1–22–40 p. 2
SMITH, LETTIE
40, Blacksburg, 2–4–40 p. 5
SMITH, LILLIAN WILLIAMS
59, Union, 11–2–40 p. 2
SMITH, LONIE PEARSON
68, Reidville, w/o W. Thomas Smith, 3–3–40 p. 7
SMITH, MAGGIE
91, Spartanburg, 10–20–40 p. 2
SMITH, MILTON P.
48, Spartanburg, h/o Corrine Smith, 4–25–40 p. 2
SMITH, MRS. HARRY JR.
21, Spartanburg, 1–15–40 p. 2
SMITH, MRS. LEVI W.
88, Union, 4–8–40 p. 2
SMITH, NANCY BURGESS
82, Greer, 1–31–40 p. 3
SMITH, PERRY R.
46, Buffalo, h/o Sudie Betenbaugh Smith, 9–22–40 p. 9
SMITH, ROBERT EDWARD LEE
67, Glenn Springs, h/o Nora Fowler Smith, 8–10–40 p. 10
SMITH, ROBERT PERRY
infant, Greer, 4–7–40 p. 5
SMITH, SILAS W.
58, Clifton, h/o Willie Thomas Smith, 12–21–40 p. 10
SMITH, WILLIAM A.B.
65, Pauline, h/o Daisy Allen, 8–21–40 p. 2
SMITH, WILLIAM COTTINO
62, Reidville, 10–6–40 p. 9
SMITH, WILLIAM M.
76, Greer, h/o Nancy Burgess Smith, 12–20 –40 p. 3
87, Fingerville, h/o Hattie Smith, 2–13–40 p. 2
SMITH, WILLIAM MILLER
70, Fingerville, 7–3–40 p. 7
SOLOMETTO, HAZEL HUEY
29, Clinton, w/o Patrie Solometto, 1–22–40 p. 2
SOUTHERLAND, PATRIA WOOD
58, Greer, w/o John L. Southerland, 4–22–40 p. 2
SOUTHERN, JOE L.
33, Pauline, h/o Pearl Nichols Southern, 3–7–40 p. 5
SOUTHERN, ROSIE MAE
30, Greer, 4–21–40 p. 2
SPAIN, JOHNS
70, Inman, h/o Jennie Mason Spain, 6–2–40 p. 5
SPAKE, NANCY
76, Spartanburg, 3–19–40 p. 3
SPARKS, CHARLES A.
71, Chesnee, h/o Jennie Horn Sparks, 7–15–40 p. 2
SPEARMAN, MATTIE PHIFER
Whitmire, w/o James Spearman, 1–11–40 p. 3
SPENCER, ADOLPHUS L.
44, Spartanburg, h/o Savilla Spencer, 7–25–40 p. 6
SPENCER, RUFUS DEAN
6, Blacksburg, 11–25–40 p. 6
SPLAWN, WILLIAM
58, Clinton, h/o Florence Splawn, 8–6–40 p. 2
SPROUSE, MILLIE SUE
infant, Gaffney, 2–10–40 p. 3
STACY, JASPER
81, Chesnee, 11–13–40 p. 6
STAGGS, DOYLE
32, Campobello, h/o Zelpha Spearman Staggs, 10–21–40 p. 1
STALVEY, ODELL
28, Spartanburg, h/o Louise Cannon Stalvey, 9–6–40 p. 6
STARNES, ROBERT JACKSON
65, Blacksburg, h/o Dora Lee Warren Stannes, 1–27–40 p. 2
STEADINGS, JOHN L.
87, Spartanburg, 3–2–40 p. 2
STEADMAN, GRACIE
infant, Greer, 12–27–40 p. 6
STEADMAN, J.L.
63, Spartanburg, h/o Ida Riddle Steadman, 7–18–40 p. 2
82, Inman, h/o Sarah Steadman, 3–3–40 p. 7
STEADMAN, M.M.
62, Chesnee, 3–17–40 p. 1
STEPHENS, JAMES KENNETH
infant, Cherokee Springs, 2–7–40 p. 2
STEPHENS, SHIRLEY SUE
6, Cowpens, 11–8–40 p. 11
STEPP, LINDA MARIE
infant, Spartanburg, 7–22–40 p. 2
STEWART, C.F.
Spartanburg, h/o Lula Stewart, 8–20–40 p. 6
STEWART, MAGGIE HENSLEY
39, Taylors, w/o Alex Stewart, 3–10–40 p. 3
STOKES, HENRY
69, Spartanburg, h/o Florence Heath Stokes, 1–26–40 p. 9
STOKES, WILLIAM HAMPTON
78, Southern Shops, 6–12–40 p. 3
STONE, M.G.
89, Spartanburg, h/o Mary Ann Evans Stone, 5–3–40 p. 13
STOWE, BYRL BELTON
49, Gaffney, h/o Flora Wood Stowe, 6–15–40 p. 2
STRANGE, WALTER B.
20, Glendale, h/o Mary Adair Strange, 2–20–40 p. 5
STRIBLING, CEDA E.
Spartanburg, 1–26–40 p. 7
STROUP, ETHEL CHILDERS SETTLEMYER
35, Gaffney, w/o Howard Stroup, 8–4–40 p. 2
STUAND, ADA DARWIN
60, Draytonville, w/o George W. Stuand, 6–2–40 p. 9
SUBLETT, MRS. O.C.
Spartanburg, 5–14–40 p. 3
SUDDUTH, MARY DYER
86, Taylors, w/o Ervin P. Sudduth, 2–14–40 p. 3
SUMMER, HOMER SIDNEY
infant, Woodruff, 7–28–40 p. 18
SUMMERALL, JOHN F.
66, Woodruff, h/o Dora Miller Summerall, 12–14–40 p. 10
SWAIN, HATTIE ALVERSON
86, North Pacolet, w/o John J. Swain, 9–20–40 p. 5
SWAIN, INEZ JORDAN
Spartanburg, 5–18–40 p. 1
SWEEZY, NANCY LOU
70, Whitney, w/o J.T. Sweezy, 1–1–40 p. 2
SWINDLER, EUGENIA E. LEE
63, Landrum, w/o D.A. Swindler, 10–1–40 p. 2
SWOFFORD, FANNIE MOORE SEARCY
56, Chesnee, w/o C.B. Swofford, 11–24–40 p. 3
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TALLENT, JULIUS AVANT
72, Spartanburg, 7–30–40 p. 3
TANKERSLEY, DON
6, Greer, 5–10–40 p. 13
TAPP, MATTIE WALL BARNET OWENS
72, Travelers Rest, w/o Charlie Tapp, 3–18–40 p. 2
TAYLOR, ANNIE LEE
22, Campobello, 9–8–40 p. 3
TAYLOR, C. DOYLE
67, Union, h/o Sara Taylor, 3–7–40 p. 5
TAYLOR, JAMES
infant, Gaffney, 3–8–40 p. 12
TAYLOR, LOU ELLA HOLMES
55, Enoree, w/o E.L. Taylor, 2–16–40, p. 9
TAYLOR, RICHARD IRVIN
77, Spartanburg, h/o Sally McKenna Taylor, 10–6–40 p. 9
TEAGUE, GEORGE C.
47, Union, h/o Yona Bohannon Teague, 6–30–40 p. 24
TEAL, SARAH LOU RAINY
82, Gaffney, w/o Thomas Teal, 6, 12–2–40 p
TEASLEY, PAUL REID
64, Reidville, 4–30–40 p. 3
THACKSTON, AUSTIN D.
61, Gaffney, h/o Tulda Amos Thackston, 7–28–40 p. 18
THARPE, J.M.
Spartanburg, h/o Ruby Tharpe, 7–21–40 p. 20
THOMAS, HENRY
18, Spartanburg, 5–28–40 p. 2
THOMAS, MALE
infant, Spartanburg, 9–28–40 p. 2
THOMAS, SYLVIA JEAN
infant, Spartanburg, 3–9–40 p. 2
THOMASON, JAMES
51, h/o Vida Thomason, 9–22–40 p. 9
THOMPSON, BESSIE PEARSON
69, Gaffney, w/o Wallace W. Thompson, 10–26–40 p. 2
THOMPSON, CHARLES F.
84, Spartanburg, 3–3–40 p. 1
THOMPSON, FLETCHER
27, Wilkinsville, h/o Amy Blanton Thompson, 3–28–40 p. 7
THOMPSON, ROBERT
70, Pauline, h/o Atlanta Harvey Thompson, 2–3–40 p. 2
THOMPSON, ROXIE
68, Inman, w/o William Thompson, 6–25–40 p. 3
THOMPSON, VERA MCKINNEY
31, Buck Creek, w/o Carl Thompson, 6–19–40 p. 2
THOMSON, ADDIE H.
81, Union, w/o W.E. Thomson, 12–29–40 p. 5
THORNE, PARTHA NELL
infant, Chesnee, 10–4–40 p. 14
THRIFT, DURHAM
65, Cowpens, w/o Mary Ella Thrift, 3–10–40 p. 3
TINDALL, POPE RAY
29, Gaffney, h/o Macie Hughey Tindall, 11–11–40 p. 1
TINSLEY, MINNIE
65, Holly Springs, 11–5–40 p. 3
TINSLEY, T.C.
63, Cedar Spring, h/o Rosa L. Tinsley, 7–29–40 p. 2
TIPPETT, GEORGE H.
76, Arkwright, 12–31–40 p. 2
TISDALE, JANE
84, Tryon, NC, 1–17–40 p. 6
TODD, JOHN CALVIN
82, Clinton, 6–13–40 p. 5
TOLLESON, W.G.
80, Phoenix, AZ, 10–15–40 p. 3
TRAMMELL, PAUL
30, Gray Court, 10–22–40 p. 3
TRULOVE, JAMES A.
7, Whitmire, 8–28–40 p. 3
TRULUCK, MARION H.
29, Jonesville, h/o Edna Yarborough Truluck, 1–18–40 p. 3
TUCK, JAMES HENRY
86, Spartanburg, 1–14–40 p. 7
TUCKER, CLYDE MONROE
26, Enoree, h/o Maude Parham Tucker, 1–1–40 p. 2
TUCKER, MALE
infant, Gaffney, 1–28–40 p. 5
TURNER, ALLIE
89, Spartanburg, w/o W.A. Turner, 4–13–40 p. 3
TURNER, EUNICE
77, Spartanburg, w/o S.S. Turner, 2–10–40 p. 3
TURNER, J.C.
63, Whitney, h/o Mattie Foster Turner, 9–6–40 p. 24
TURNER, MARY CYNTHIA
63, Woodruff, 11–1–40 p. 5
TURNER, MAURA CRAWFORD RANDALL
61, Blacksburg, w/o Ed Turner, 12–2–40 p. 6
TURNER, MRS. G.B.
Spartanburg, w/o Brooks Turner, 11–9–40 p. 1
TURNER, NOAH
54, Kelton, 8–24–40 p. 3
TURNER, WALTER
54, Gaffney, 4–5–40 p. 12