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Artis Valentine, retiree – Oct. 27, 2014

Thursday, November 13th, 2014

Artis “Snap” Valentine, 61, of Starr, South Carolina, died Oct. 27, 2014. He was a structural area painter for the university’s Facilities Maintenance department, who retired in 2009 after seven years of service. He is survived by his wife, children, grandchildren, family and friends. Online condolences may be posted here.

Leonard R. Allen, retiree – July 20, 2014

Tuesday, November 11th, 2014

Leonard R. Allen, 92, of Clemson died July 20, 2014. He was an associate professor of agronomy and soils, who retired in 1981 after 27 years of service. He is survived by his wife, children, grandchildren, family and friends. Memorials may be sent to Clemson Meals on Wheels, PO Box 1415, Clemson, SC 29633. Cards [...]

Eleanor Gibson, retiree – Oct. 30, 2014

Tuesday, November 11th, 2014

Eleanor Gibson, 86, of Clemson died Oct. 30, 2014. She was an accountant of financial management, who retired in 1991 after 21 years of service. She is survived by her son, daughter, family and friends. Online condolences may be sent to Duckett-Robinson Funeral Home at http://www.robinsonfuneralhomes.com.

Kate McFadden, faculty – Oct. 28, 2014

Thursday, October 30th, 2014

Kate McFadden, Ph.D., 41, of Seneca, died Oct. 28. McFadden served as assistant professor of wildlife biology for three years in the School of Agricultural, Forest, and Environmental Sciences and was assistant unit leader of the USGS South Carolina Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Unit McFadden is survived by her husband, Okan Demirmen, family and friends. A memorial service will be [...]

Bruce F. Cook, faculty – Oct. 21, 2014

Friday, October 24th, 2014

Bruce F. Cook, 81, of Clemson died Oct. 21, 2014. He the director of the Brooks Center and professor of music, who retired in 1996 after 28 years of service. Appointed director of bands in 1980, Cook was actively involved in all aspects of Tiger Band until 1990, at which time he became the founding [...]

Clarence A. “CA” Balch, Jr. – Aug. 28, 2014

Friday, October 17th, 2014

Clarence A. “CA” Balch, Jr., 80, of Murfreesboro, TN, died Aug. 28, 2014. He was a professor of general engineering who retired in 2006 after 11 years of service. He is survived by his wife, children, grandchildren, family and friends. Memorials may be sent to the Clemson Wesley Foundation, P.O. Box 590, Clemson, SC 29633, [...]

Julia A. Williams, retiree – Oct. 5, 2014

Tuesday, October 14th, 2014

Julia A. Williams died Oct. 5, 2014. She was a building/grounds specialist in University Facilities, who retired in 2001 after 17 years of service. She is survived by her family and friends.

Shelby A. Hull, retiree – Sept. 28. 2014

Tuesday, October 14th, 2014

Shelby A. Hull of Seneca died Sept. 28, 2014. She was an agriculture/animal associate in Crop and Soil Environmental Sciences, who retired in 2001 after 16 years of service. She is survived by her husband, family and friends.

Sara Ayers Bagby, retiree – Sept. 21, 2014

Monday, October 6th, 2014

Dr. Sara Ayers Bagby, 81, died Sept. 21, 2014. She was a professor and assistant director of Extension Home Economics, Information, Computer and Program Resources department, who retired in 1997 after 11 years of service. She is survived by her family and friends. Services will be held at 1 p.m. Oct. 11 at Cross Roads [...]

Catherine P. Horne, retiree – Sept. 27, 2014

Monday, October 6th, 2014

Catherine P. Horne, 93, of St. George, South Carolina died Sept. 27, 2014. She was an administrative specialist in the Dorchester County Extension Office, who retired in 1988 after 46 years of service. She is survived by her family and friends. Memorials may be sent to St. George United Methodist Church and its Wednesday Meals [...]