Eugene Burns “Pete” Buff Sr. was born June 4, 1943 in Kershaw County, South Carolina, son Benjamin Roy Buff and Ethel Gaskins Buff.
ELGIN – Funeral service for Mr. Eugene Burns “Pete” Buff, Sr., 61, of Elgin, will be held 3 o’clock Thursday afternoon, April 7, 2005, at Hillcrest Baptist Church with The Reverend Ken Jackson and The Reverend Greg Sweat officiating. Interment will follow in the church cemetery. Serving as active pallbearers will be Bubba, Steven and Troy Buff, Ronnie Jenkins, Tim and Gary Graham. Honorary pallbearers will be members of the Hillcrest Baptist Church Mens Sunday School Class and the Blaney Fire Department. The family will receive friends from 7 until 9 o’clock this (Wednesday) evening at Shives Funeral Home. Memorials may be made to Hillcrest Baptist Church, 2666 Highway 1 South, Elgin, SC 29045.
Mr. Buff died Tuesday, April 5, 2005. Born in Kershaw County, S.C., he was a son of Ethel Gaskins Buff and the late Benjamin Roy Buff. He retired as a service operator from Allied Chemical Mfg. Co. with 35 years of service and a member of Hillcrest Baptist Church. Mr. Buff was a former member of North Trenholm Fire Department and Blaney Fire Department since 1988. He was a member of Dentsville Masonic Lodge #398 since December of 1973.