Aiken Obituaries

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  • Wednesday | via The Aiken Standard 

    Oldest verified man in U.S. dies at 110

    The Rockford Register Star reports C. Conrad Johnson died Tuesday. The director of the funeral home handling Johnson's arrangements also confirmed his death.

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  • Sunday Dec 14 | via The Star 

    Letter: Continue discussion on bike lanes

    Editor's note: White lines, which indicate a bicycle-only lane, were set to be washed away from Hayne Avenue last week. 1. State law states that roads are shared by bicycles and motorists - the symbols, bike lanes' marks are to remind motorists of that sharing.

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  • Sunday Dec 14 | via The Aiken Standard 

    Former Packers G Fuzzy Thurston dies at 80

    Former Packers guard Fuzzy Thurston, a member of the great Green Bay teams of the 1960s, has died. He was 80. Born Fred Thurston, he was best known for his blocking on the Packers' famed power sweep.

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  • Monday Dec 8 | via GwdToday.com 

    Rev. B.W. Turner - McCormick

    Rev. B.W. "Preacher" Turner, 89, of 2148 Greenwood Highway, McCormick, widower of Orene Ferqueron Turner, died Saturday, December 6, 2014 at Self Regional Medical Center. Born in Greenwood, he was a son of the late Mark Olen and Corine McDowell Turner.

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  • Monday Dec 8 | via GwdToday.com 

    Rev. B.W. Turner - McCormick

    Rev. B.W. "Preacher" Turner, 89, of 2148 Greenwood Highway, McCormick, widower of Orene Ferqueron Turner, died Saturday, December 6, 2014 at Self Regional Medical Center. Born in Greenwood, he was a son of the late Mark Olen and Corine McDowell Turner.

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  • Sunday Dec 7 | via The York Daily Record 

    Remembering York County's homicide victims at memori...

    Barry Schaad, brother of Henry Schaad lit two candles, for what he said were equally important lives lost - one for his brother, Officer Henry C. Schaad and one for Lillie Belle Allen, a black woman from Aiken, S.C., both killed in the July 1969 race riots in York. Theresa Toby Baxter lights a candle Sunday for William Baxter, her husband of 18 years, who was killed July 2012.

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  • Thursday Dec 4 | via The Mountaineer Publishing Company 

    Shirley Irene Snyder Sharp

    A native and lifelong resident of Haywood County, she was the daughter of the late Jerry and Anne Thompson Snyder. She was also preceded in death by two brothers, Marvin and Lawrence Snyder; and three sisters, Pauline Bolden, Sybil Ferguson and Sue Jones.

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  • Wednesday Dec 3 | via People Sentinel 

    Teresa Tomac

    Teresa Brant Tomac, 44, died at her home in Aiken, November 22, 2014. Funeral services were held 11a.m. Wednesday, November 26, 2014 at the Barnwell Church of Christ on Dunbarton Boulevard, with Dr. Terry Gunnells officiating.

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  • Monday Dec 1 | via Stars and Stripes 

    Cold War radiation exposure results in $800 million ...

    More than 8,000 current or former workers of the Department of Energy nuclear site in Aiken, S.C., have received at least $800 million in federal compensation and paid medical expenses for job-related illnesses, Labor Department data show. The payments under a little-noticed federal program represent a small fraction of the staggering nationwide toll of a nuclear weapons industry born out of the Cold War: More than 104,000 sick workers have received almost $11 billion in compensation and medical expenses.

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  • Sunday Nov 30 | via The Fresno Bee 

    Cold War radiation exposure results in $800M in fede...

    David Shepard worked at the Savannah River Site in construction sheet metal work as well as heat and air conditioning ventilation installation before his health problems forced him to take disability. He has pulmonary sarcoidosis, which has created so much scar tissue on his lungs that he's been on oxygen since 1995.

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  • Wednesday Nov 26 | via GwdToday.com 

    Helen Marshall - Greenwood

    Born in Abbeville, SC, she was a daughter of the late Minnie Fuller Hilton and Walter Reuben Hilton. She graduated from Due West High School and Geyer Business College in Charlotte, NC.

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