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Tucker Hipps, student – Sept. 22, 2014

Tuesday, September 23rd, 2014

Tucker Hipps, a 19-year-old student from Piedmont, died Sept. 22. He was a sophomore political science major. Counseling and Psychological Services is providing grief counseling. Students who want to speak to a counselor should contact CAPS at 864-656-2451. Visitation for Hipps will be held from 7 to 9 p.m. Friday, Sept. 26 at Thomas McAfee [...]

Mary W. Morgan, retiree – August 24, 2014

Saturday, September 13th, 2014

Mary W. Morgan, 88, of Clemson died August 24, 2014. She was an administrative assistant in the Department of the Vice President for Student Affairs, who retired in 1987, after 23 years of service. She is survived by her son, two daughters, family and friends. Memorials may be sent to the Clemson United Methodist Church, [...]

Robert “Bob” McLellan, retiree – Sept. 5, 2014

Saturday, September 13th, 2014

Dr. Robert “Bob” McLellan, 76, of Clemson died Sept. 5, 2014. He was department chair and professor of Parks, Recreation and Tourism Management, who retired in 2001 after 29 years of service. McLellan is survived by his wife, son, two daughters, family and friends. In lieu of Flowers, please adopt a stray dog or keep [...]

Beatrice Burton, retiree – Sept. 5, 2014

Saturday, September 13th, 2014

Beatrice Burton, 83, of Clemson died Sept. 5, 2014. She was a supply specialist in Engineering Services, who retired in 1993, after 19 years of service. She is survived by her daughters, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, family and friends. A memorial service will be held 2 p.m., Saturday, October 18, 2014, in the chapel of Duckett-Robinson Funeral [...]

Absalom W. Snell, faculty – Sept. 11, 2014

Friday, September 12th, 2014

Dr. Absalom W. Snell, 90, former head of Agricultural Engineering and associate director of the Clemson Agricultural Experiment Station, died Thursday. Snell served the university for 39 years from 1949 to 1988. A professor and department chair in Agricultural Engineering, Snell was associate director of the Clemson Experiment Station from 1975 to 1988, and acted [...]

Andrew T. O’Neil, student, Sept. 11, 2014

Friday, September 12th, 2014

Student Andrew T. O’Neil of Knoxville, Tenn., died Sept. 11, 2014. He was a first-year graduate student in the entomology program. O’Neil is survived by his parents, brother, family and friends. Condolences may be sent to his parents: Dr. and Mrs. Mike O’Neil 2354 Ancient Oak Lane Knoxville, Tennessee 37931 Counseling and Psychological Services is providing [...]

Virginia Gilliam, student – August 24, 2014

Sunday, August 24th, 2014

First-year student Virginia Gilliam of Mount Pleasant, South Carolina, died this morning at Anderson Area Medical Center. Virginia was a special education major who attended Wando High School. She lived on campus in Manning Hall. There is no public health concern. Counseling and Psychological Services is providing grief counseling. Students who want to speak to [...]

Dee Lewis Cross, retiree – August 2, 2014

Tuesday, August 5th, 2014

Dee Lewis Cross, Ph.D., 68, of Central died August 2, 2014. He was a professor, Animal and Veterinary Sciences, who retired in 2003 after 30 years of service. He is survived by his wife, son, daughter, family and friends. A service of death and resurrection will be held 2 p.m. Saturday, August 9 at Clemson [...]

Clarence David Nix, retiree – July 3, 2014

Wednesday, July 30th, 2014

Retiree Clarence David Nix died July 3, 2014. He retired in 2005 after 36 years of service. He was an equipment operator in Facilities.

Former Dean William Henry Davis McGregor – July 26, 2014

Wednesday, July 30th, 2014

William Henry Davis McGregor died on July 26, 2014. He was a former Clemson University forestry professor, head of the department of forestry and dean of the College of Forestry and Recreational Resources.