Obituaries for Sept. 2
Jim N. Miller, age 94, of Waterloo, SC, died Sunday, September 1, 2013, at Hospice House of Laurens County in Clinton, SC. A native of Rutherford County he was the son of the late Samuel E. and Birdie Huntley Miller. Jim entered in the Civilian Conservation Corps at the age of 18, which led to a career in the U.S. Army. He enlisted into the army at Fort McPherson GA, shortly after turning 21. Jim was in the Signal Corps and attained the rank of Master Sergeant in 1943. Approximately half of his military service was overseas in places like Iran, Russia, Iraq, Austria, Hungary, Formosa and Thailand. In the states, he served in South Carolina, Georgia, Virginia and Washington D.C. He retired from military service in 1961 and spent the next 50 years farming in Waterloo, S.C. Jim was of the Baptist Faith.
A graveside service will be held at Union Methodist Church Cemetery in Rutherfordton at 11:00 AM, Thursday, September 5, 2013 with Rev. Clyde Rollins officiating. The Rutherford County Honor Guard will serve as pallbearers and provide military honors. An online guest register is available at www.mcmahansfuneralhome.com Arrangements are being handled by McMahan's Funeral Home & Cremation Services.
Herman J. Cudd, 86, of Bostic, died Saturday, August 31, 2013.
A graveside service will be held today at 2 p.m. in the Eternal Mills Memorial Park. The family will receive friends following the service at the cemetery.
Memorials may be made to Walls Baptist Church Kitchen Ministry, 749 Walls Church Road, Bostic, NC 28018 or Hospice of Rutherford County, P.O. Box 336, Forest City, NC 28043.
The Padgett and King Mortuary is in charge of arrangements.
Charles Taylor, Jr.
Charles Taylor, Jr., 85, died Saturday, August 31, 2013.
A graveside service will be held today at 11 a.m. at Green Hill Baptist Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends immediately following the service.
Memorial donations are suggested to the Green Hill Baptist Church Cemetery Fund, 1941 US 64-74A Highway, Rutherfordton, NC 28139 or to Hospice of Rutherford County, P.O. Box 336, Forest City, NC 28043.