Inside Clemson

Archive for the ‘Obituaries’ Category

Devon Joshua Ward, student – Jan. 20, 2015

Wednesday, January 21st, 2015

Devon Joshua Ward, 20, died Jan. 20, 2015. Ward was a sophomore animal and veterinary science major from Taylors. He is survived by his mother, family and friends. A memorial service will be held at 10 a.m., Saturday, Jan. 24, at Westville Funeral Home, 6010 White Horse Rd., Greenville. Condolences may be sent to Ward’s [...]

Agnes B. Rosborough, retiree – Dec. 26, 2014

Wednesday, January 14th, 2015

Agnes B. Rosborough, 80, of Columbia, died Dec. 26, 2014. She was an administrative specialist at the Clemson University Richland County Extension Office, who retired in 1998, after 21 years of service. She is survived by her sisters, her family, and her friends. Funeral services were held Dec. 30 at Forest Lake Presbyterian Church. Memorials [...]

John H. Hawkins, retiree – Dec. 19, 2014

Wednesday, January 14th, 2015

John H. Hawkins, 73, of Central, died Dec. 19, 2014. He was a battalion chief for the Clemson University Fire Department, who retired in 1998, after 33 years of service. He is survived by his wife, his family, and his friends. Funeral services were held Dec. 23 in the chapel of Duckett-Robinson Funeral Home. Memorials [...]

Collin Dixon Stokes, student – Jan. 6, 2015

Wednesday, January 7th, 2015

Collin Dixon Stokes, 22, died Jan. 6, 2015. Stokes was a senior wildlife and fisheries biology major from Bluffton. He is survived by his parents, Al and Shannon Stokes, and his sister, Mattie Stokes Parrott. Stokes’ father and sister are Clemson University alumni. Condolences can be sent to the Stokes family at: 207 Sawmill Creek [...]

R. Stephen Cantrell, retiree – Nov. 21, 2014

Tuesday, December 16th, 2014

R. Stephen Cantrell of Seneca died Nov. 21, 2014. He was a professor of management until his retirement in June after 35 years of service. He is survived by his wife, Patsy; a son, godson and goddaughter; and a brother. Online condolences may be posted here.

Vivian Stepp, retiree ­– Nov. 15, 2014

Tuesday, December 16th, 2014

Vivian Olivia Pittman Stepp of Clemson died Nov. 15, 2014. She was a secretary in admissions and registrations until she retired in 1978 after 18 years in that office. She previously worked in the dean’s office in the College of Agriculture from 1940 to 1952. She was the widow of  the late professor James Marvin [...]

Stefanie Martin, student – Dec. 7, 2014

Wednesday, December 10th, 2014

Stefanie Martin, 18, of Columbia, S.C., passed away Dec. 7 in her campus residence hall of apparent natural causes, pending an autopsy. Martin was a freshman general engineering major. She is survived by her parents and brother. Online condolences may be posted at the Dunbar Funeral Home website. Counseling and Psychological Services is providing grief [...]

Joan D. Coleman, retiree – Nov. 29, 2014

Monday, December 1st, 2014

Joan D. Coleman, 67, of Liberty, died November 29, 2014. She was an administrative specialist at Redfern Health Center, who retired in 1996, after 22 years of service. She is survived by her siblings, family, and friends. Funeral services will be held Tuesday, December 2, at 2 p.m. in the Liberty Mortuary Chapel. Memorials may [...]

Doris S. Calhoun, retiree – Nov. 17, 2014

Monday, December 1st, 2014

Doris S. Calhoun, 85, of Reston, Virginia, died Nov. 17, 2014. She was a library technology assistant, who retired in 1994, after 25 years of service. Calhoun is survived by her two children, four grandchildren, family and friends. An internment of ashes ceremony will be held at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church in Pendleton, SC, at [...]

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.