Posted by Robert Joseph Baker | January 21, 2014 5:21 amIsaac Bowman, 89, died Friday, Jan. 17, 2014, at Clarendon Memorial Hospital in Manning. Born Sept. 5, 1924, in Clarendon County, he was a son of the late Fiffa and Sarah Bowman. The family will receive friends at the home, 6551 Liberty Hill Church Road, Summerton. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at this time and will be announced by Summerton Funeral Home LLC., 23 S. Duke St., Summerton. (803) 485-3755
Posted by Robert Joseph Baker | January 21, 2014 5:04 amJames Luther Brooker, 56, died Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2014, at the Medical University of South Carolina hospital in Charleston. Born Nov. 13, 1957, in Philadelphia, Pa., he was a son of Mamie Trawick Brooker and the late Charlest T. Brooker. The family will receive friends at the home, 1672 Steven road in Summerton. These services have been entrusted to Samuels Funeral Home LLC of Manning.
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Posted by Robert Joseph Baker | January 21, 2014 4:59 amALCOLU – Hugh Raymond Thompson Sr., 92, husband of 61 years to Lila Sue Jackson Thompson, died Monday, Jan. 20, 2014, at his home. Born Jan. 19, 1922, in Manning, he was a son of the late Hugh Edward and Callie Daniels Thompson. He was a World War II U.S. Air Force veteran. He was a retired service manager for Prothro Chevrolet, and a member of the American Legion, the American Association of Retired Persons and Clarendon Baptist Church. Survivors besides his wife of Alcolu include two sons, Hugh Raymond (Dianne) Thompson Jr. of Alcolu and Jerry R. (Marilyn) Thompson… Read the rest
Posted by Robert Joseph Baker | January 21, 2014 4:52 amMANNING – Philip Philip Dale Schoonover, 51, husband of Patti Ann Partridge Schoonover, died Saturday, Jan.18, 2014, at McLeod Regional Medical Center. Born March 25, 1962, in Haleyville, Ala., he was a son of Mildred Burdick Schoonover Scheel and the late Merlin Dale Schoonover. He was a member of Pals Net. He was a stepson of Bob Scheel. Survivors besides his wife of Manning and his mother and stepfather of Spokane, Wash., including two daughters, Stephanie and Angela Schoonover, both of Manning; a stepson, James Holland (Heather) Lee III of Addison, Ala.; a grandson, James Holland Lee IV; and two… Read the rest
Posted by Robert Joseph Baker | January 21, 2014 4:44 amALCOLU – Virginia Pillsbury “Jenny” Logan, 37, wife of Andrew Mickey McCall, died Monday, Jan. 13, 2014, at Palmetto Health Richland Memorial Hospital. Born May 29, 1976, in Manning, she was a daughter of Warren H. Pillsbury and the late Frances Diane Mitchum Pillsbury. She is the stepdaughter of Debbie Jones of Manning. Survivors besides her husband of Alcolu and her father and stepmother of Manning include two sons, Timothy Logan and David Logan; a daughter, Breanna McCall; a stepdaughter, Carli McCall; a granddaughter, Lakyn Baynard; a sister, Tiffany P. Cribb of Manning; and two brothers, Jamie Pillsbury of… Read the rest
Posted by Robert Joseph Baker | January 21, 2014 4:36 amSUMTER – Jacqueline Maree Chambers, 52, died Tuesday, Jan. 14, 2014, at her home surrounded by her family. Born Sept. 1, 1961, she was a daughter of the late Carlie Cales and ElEanora Cales. She was the office manager for Quality Appliance in Manning for five years. Survivors include a daughter, Britton Pruett of Rhode Island; a son, David C. Plowden V and his wife, Elizabeth, of Rhode Island; and three grandchildren, Madelyn Plowden, Charlotte Plowden and David C. Plowden VI. Memorial services were held Friday, Jan. 17, 2014, at Brunson Funeral Home with Pastor Sammy Thompson officiating. A visitation… Read the rest
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Posted by Robert Joseph Baker | January 21, 2014 3:22 amThose who attended the St. Matthias Episcopal Church’s 10th annual Oyster Roast on Saturday at the Flowers’ Tomato Shed outside Summerton were treated to live music, a bonfire and delectable food.
Posted by Robert Joseph Baker | January 20, 2014 10:06 pmThe Clarendon County Development Board has announced two meetings for Thursday evening.
Posted by Robert Joseph Baker | January 20, 2014 9:09 pmColton Franklin and John Martin McLeod wait on a flight of wood ducks in the flooded timber on Dan Geddings’s property in Paxville. See HUNTING WITH DAN GEDDINGS in Thursday’s Manning Times for more.
Posted by Robert Joseph Baker | January 20, 2014 4:04 pmGREENVILLE – A Turbeville native was one of 1,450 Bob Jones University students named to the school’s Dean’s List for its fall 2013 semester.
Posted by Robert Joseph Baker | January 20, 2014 3:10 pmA 20-year-old Manning man is being detained at the Clarendon County Detention Center after his arrest on Friday for multiple counts of alleged involvement in child pornography.
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Posted by Robert Joseph Baker | January 19, 2014 8:07 pmThe Main Street Manning Economic Restructuring Committee will host Revving Up Your Business with Technology at 6:30 p.m. Thursday at the F.E. DuBose Center in Manning. Topics will include First Gear, the Basics of Computers; Second Gear, Social Media 101; and Third Gear, Taking Social Media to the Next Level. Pick which gear your business is in and attend that session. There will also be a technology fair set up with various businesses participating. For more information, call (803) 435-8477.
Posted by Robert Joseph Baker | January 19, 2014 7:35 pmClarendon Health System, the company that owns Clarendon Memorial Hospital, is inviting you to become a part of its friendly care team by joining the hospital’s Volunteer Program. Men and women 18 and older are invited to join and contribute positively to life at the hospital. You can choose from a multitude of duties that suit your interests and which will provide a change of pace from your daily routine. To request a form, call (803) 435-3265.
Posted by Robert Joseph Baker | January 17, 2014 7:48 amManning Early Childhood Center in Clarendon School District 2 will hold early enrollment for the 1014-15 school year from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Jan. 28-31. To be eligible for admission, a child must be 4 or 5 years old on or before Sept. 1, 2014. Parents must have a certified birth certificate, a Social Security card, a South Carolina immunization certificate, proof of residence and Medicaid card or proof of income. Appointsments for the pre-kindergarten screening will be scheduled during early enrollment. MECC offers full-day classes for this program. Spaces are limited in the pre-kindergarten program, so early enrollment… Read the rest
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Posted by Robert Joseph Baker | January 16, 2014 8:18 pmBy ROBERT J. BAKER email@example.com SUMMERTON – Clarendon County sheriff’s deputies detained the suspect in the shooting of a Greenwood man during what would have been an otherwise routine traffic stop on Jan. 9. Gary William Guffey, 34, of 201 Bent Creek Road in Greenwood, was stopped about 10 p.m. for a broken headlight, according to the Clarendon County Sheriff’s Department, and was quickly detained due to his suspected role in the October shooting death of a 42-year-old man. The Greenwood County Sheriff’s Office reports that Lonnie Terry Cogdill of East Laurel Avenue in Greenwood was shot at his home… Read the rest