Kayaking course, Arts Partnership, Watermelon queen, U.S. Navy

September 16, 2001 | Herald-Journal (Spartanburg, SC)Page: C8 | Section: GOOD NEWS Kayaking course William Hammond of Spartanburg completed a 22 day Baja Sea Kayaking course with the National Outdoor Leadership School this spring. The expedition style course explored the Baja California peninsula and the Sea of Cortez a rugged land of sharp contrasts. This area is one of the driest parts of the Sonoran desert ecosystem with its … Continue reading Kayaking course, Arts Partnership, Watermelon queen, U.S. Navy

Vida Mae”Vickie” Floyd Jackson

LUGOFF – Services for Vida “Vickie” Floyd Jackson, 64, will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday at the chapel of Elmore-Hill-McCreight Funeral Home with burial in Evergreen Memorial Park Cemetery. Visitation will be 6-8 this evening. Mrs. Jackson, wife of Marvin “M.L.” Jackson, died Wednesday, September 12, 2001. Born in Turbeville, she was the daughter of Bessie Robinson Floyd and the late David T. Floyd … Continue reading Vida Mae”Vickie” Floyd Jackson

Eva Hornsby Watts

1908 Eva Hornsby Watts was born May 3, 1908 in Blaney, the daughter of Eddie Hornsby and Janie Cook Hornsby. 1951 On November 19, 1951, Mrs. George Watts was listed in the newspaper article “H. H. Hornsby Is Honored Posthumously.“ 1983 On March 12, 1983, Mrs. Eva Watts was listed as a living sister in the obituary of Mrs. Eunice Pearl Hornsby Goff. 1992 On July 4, … Continue reading Eva Hornsby Watts