Belton John “B.J.” Livingston Jr.

Belton John “B.J.” Livingston
Dec/27/1923 – Oct/04/2021


Belton John Livingston Jr was born on 27 Dec 1923 in Hamlet, Richmond, North Carolina, USA as the first child of Belton John Livingston Sr and Flossie Davis Livingston. He had seven siblings, namely: Eunice Livingston, John Thomas Livingston, Dora Livingston, Cora Livingston, Walter R Livingston, Beulah Livingston, and Dorothy Livingston. 


Belton Livingston Jr., was counted in the census on 17 Apr 1930 in Marks Creek, Richmond, North Carolina, USA as a six-year-old male, single, white, son. Also in the home was his father, Belton Livingston; his mother, Flossie Livingston; and his siblings, Eunice Livingston, Dorothy Livingston, John D Livingston, Cora Livingston, Dora Livingston, and Walter L Livingston.


Belton J Livingston was counted in the census on 08 May 1940 in Laurel Hill, Scotland, North Carolina, USA as a sixteen-year-old male, single, white, son. Also in the home was his father, Belton Livingston; his mother, Flossie Livingston; and his siblings, Dorothy Livingston, John Livingston, Dora Livingston, Cora Livingston and Walter R Livingston.


When he was 38, he married Audrey Iola Jamerson, daughter of Cleveland Jamerson and Mary Perry, on 16 May 1962 in Dinwiddie, Dinwiddie, Virginia, USA.

“Virginia, Marriage Certificates, 1936-1988,” database with images, FamilySearch ( : 10 January 2019), > image 1 of 1; from “Virginia, Marriage Records, 1700-1850,” database and images, Ancestry ( : 2012); citing Virginia Department of Health, Richmond.



Mr. and Mrs. Belton Livingston (Audrey Jamerson) 1617 Halcum Dr., a girl May 13.

The Progress-Index, Petersburg, VA, May 14, 1964


Obituary of Belton John “B.J.” Livingston

LUGOFF-A service to celebrate the life of Belton John “B.J.” Livingston, Jr., 97, will be held Sunday, October 10, 2021 at 3:00 p.m. at St. John’s United Methodist Church. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the church. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to St. John’s United Methodist Church.

    B.J. was born December 27, 1923, in Hamlet, N.C. and went to be with his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on October 4, 2021. He was the son of the late Belton John Livingston and Flossie Davis Livingston. He was a true patriot and served proudly in the United States Navy aboard the U.S.S. Montpelier, during W.W.II. After his service he began working for Seaboard Coastline Railroad which lead him to Virginia, where he met his bride of 59 years, Audrey. They made their home in Dinwiddie, VA for over 40 years. He retired from the United States Postal Service and after retirement, drove school buses in Dinwiddie, VA and Kershaw Co., S.C., after their move to Lugoff.

    B.J. was a lifetime member of the American Legion and the V.F.W. He was a dedicated and faithful member of the United Methodist Church.

    Surviving are his wife, Audrey Jamerson Livingston, of the home; daughters, Lisa Livingston O’Donnell (James R.) of Irmo, S.C., Amy Livingston Smith of Huntersville, N.C.; sister, Cora Livingston Lukehart; sisters-in-law, Sara Miller Livingston, Nancy Hamner Jamerson; grandchildren, Joshua and Holland Friday Smith, Caleb and Logan Freeman Smith, Aaron and Corrina Bost Smith, Skylar Gauthier; great-grandson, Atlas Smith; and a host of nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by siblings, Beulah Livingston, Eunice Livingston Odom, Dorothy Livingston Robinson, John T. Livingston, Dora Livingston Adcox and Walter R. Livingston; and a son-in-law, B. Keith Smith.

    He was a treasured husband, father, PaPa, brother, uncle, friend, neighbor and child of the Risen King!

Fair Winds and Following Seas. You are relived of the watch. Rest peacefully sailor.


3:00 pm
Sunday, October 10, 2021
St. John’s United Methodist Church
45 Roseborough Road
Lugoff, South Carolina, United States

On November 24, 2021, Belton John Livingston, Jr. was listed as the deceased husband in the obituary of Audrey Jamerson Livingston.

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