Posted by Robert Joseph Baker | April 29, 2014 7:37 amFive-year cancer survivor Billy Bowers spoke to a packed crowd at the Clarendon County Relay for Life Survivors’ Reception held Monday night at Manning United Methodist Church. Organizers estimated that about 220 survivors and their caregivers came out to celebrate life and honor those who have succumbed to the many different types of cancer. “This is the largest crowd I think I’ve ever seen at this event,” said Pat Fenters, co-coordinator of the Relay for Life Survivors Support Group for Clarendon County.
Posted by Robert Joseph Baker | April 28, 2014 11:08 pmBorn Sept. 19, 1943, in Paxville, he was a son of the late Richard Manning and Gladys Kolb Scott. He was a retired mechanic, he was a former mayor of Paxville, a former fire chief for the Paxville area and he was a member of Paxville Baptist Church. He is survived by two daughters, Melissa Barkley of Sumter and Lindell Rodgers (Ricky) of Paxville; two sons, Wayne A. Scott, Jr. (Gloria) of Florence and Edward Hite (Eddie)… Read the rest
Posted by Robert Joseph Baker | April 28, 2014 10:31 pmSamuel Eugene Steele Sr. Born Feb. 29, 1936, in Sumter, he was a son of the late George William Steele Sr. and Louise Priest Steele Haley. He was a member of the National Guard, Claremont Masonic Lodge, Eastern Star, Scottish Rite, Jamil Shrine and an active member of Cross Roads Bible Fellowship Church. Survivors inclue a son, Samuel E. “Gene” Steele Jr. (Charlene) of Alcolu; a daughter, Tamara “Tammy” Steele Cornwell (Brian) of Sumter; five grandchildren, Katie… Read the rest
Posted by Robert Joseph Baker | April 28, 2014 10:19 pmDARLINGTON – Ruby Ridgill Jacobs, 91, widow of James Jacobs, died Monday, April 28, 2014, at Bethea Baptist Retirement Center in Darlington. Born Oct. 27, 1922, in High Point, N.C., she was the oldest daughter of the late James Lee Ridgill Sr. and Ruth Ward Ridgill. She was a member of Manning First Baptist Church. Survivors include twin sisters, Doris Ridgill Tatum (Dr. Ben Tatum) of Laurinburg, N.C. and Dora Ridgill Kinsey (Dr. Frank Kinsey) of Kiawah Island; and 56 nieces and nephews. The family will receive friends from 4-6 p.m. Saturday at Stephens Funeral Home in Manning. In lieu… Read the rest
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Posted by Robert Joseph Baker | April 28, 2014 4:58 pmCourtney Chamberlin The mother of a 2-year-old girl who is still recovering in a Columbia pediatric intensive care unit from injuries received in an alleged beating has posted bond, according to Clarendon County Detention Center Director Shelton Hughes. Courtney Chamberlin, 24, of 1584 Lands End Drive in Pinewood, was charged with accessory after the fact to attempted murder and unlawful neglect of a child on Thursday by the Clarendon County Sheriff’s Office. Her boyfriend, Andrew Billups, was charged with attempted murder. Chamberlin posted a $30,000 surety bond on Friday evening, Hughes said, through Anderson Bail and Bond Services Andrew Billups… Read the rest
Posted by Robert Joseph Baker | April 28, 2014 4:22 pmThe Sumter native has been with SCHP since 1996. Ray will oversee five Telecommunications Centers statewide. Telecommunications Officers dispatch troopers to collision scenes and other calls for service and provide officers with accurate and timely information necessary for their safety and motorists’ safety.
Posted by Robert Joseph Baker | April 28, 2014 2:26 pmThe Harvin Clarendon County Library will host its 3rd annual Free Comic Book Day during its regular hours on Saturday. There will be a limit of two comic books per person while supplies last. For more information, call Director Charlotte Johnston at (803) 435-8633, or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Posted by Robert Joseph Baker | April 28, 2014 12:41 email@example.com. For more information, call Carrie Trebil at Manning City Hall at (803) 435-8477.
Posted by Robert Joseph Baker | April 28, 2014 12:25 pmGladys Benton Blakely Born June 20, 1924, in Kingstree, she was a daughter of the late Garris and Janie Morris Benton. Mrs. Blakely graduated from Salem High School and the Scranton Nursing Assistant Program. She took pride in being a homemaker as well as working outside of the home as a nursing assistant / private sitter. She worked with many families over the years and always spoke highly of all of the patients she assisted. She was well known throughout… Read the rest
Posted by Robert Joseph Baker | April 28, 2014 9:14 amA Summerton child reported missing this morning in the 1200 block of Luke Godwin Road in Summerton is safe and sound, according to the Clarendon County Sheriff’s Office. Maj. Kipp Coker said about 8:30 a.m. that a 4 year old was reportedly missing, but said about 8:50 a.m. that the child had been found. Manninglive.com will provide more information as it becomes available.
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Posted by Staff (Office) | April 27, 2014 9:10 pmMacedonia Fire Baptized Holiness Church, 9788 Silver Road in Manning, will hold its annual Spring Revival at 7:30 p.m. nightly from Wednesday through Friday. The Rev. Eartha Carter of Prayer House Mission in the Davis Station community will serve as guest speaker.
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Posted by Robert Joseph Baker | April 27, 2014 12:42 pmBorn March 17, 1931, in Cincinnati, OH, he was a son of the late Joseph Raymond Roy and the late Bessie Lorraine Horner Roy. He was retired from the US Air Force and the United States Postal Service. He was a Mason and a member of the National Rifle Association. He is survived by a daughter, Kathy Lorraine Dick (Jimmy) of Albermarle, NC; two sons, Joseph Herman Roy of Charleston and Robert Lawrence Roy (MaryAnn) of Wedgefield; two sisters, Faith McClain of… Read the rest
Posted by Robert Joseph Baker | April 27, 2014 12:40 pmServices will be announced by Stephens Funeral Home & Crematory, 304 N. Church Street, Manning, (803) 435-2179. www.stephensfuneralhome.org
Posted by Staff (Office) | April 27, 2014 12:07 pmFellowship Baptist Church, 705 W. Huggins St. in Manning, will hold revival at 7:30 p.m. nightly from Monday through Wednesday.
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Posted by Staff (Office) | April 26, 2014 7:46 pmManning Times’ readers voted Mariachi’s of Manning as the 2014 Clarendon’s Best Steak.