Blease Edmunds (MCCORMICK, S.C.)

MCCORMICK, S.C. - Mr. Oscar Blease Edmunds, 91 of Railroad Ave. died Wednesday, December 5, 2007 at Hospice Care of the Piedmont, Greenwood. Funeral services will be held Friday, December 7, 2007 at 2p.m. at Buffalo Baptist Church. Interment will follow in the McCormick City Cemetery. Mr. Edmunds, son of the late Clyde and Ida Mae Bowick Edmunds, was born in Old Abbeville County, which is now McCormick County, and was a lifelong resident of McCormick. He was a retired building contractor, a member of the WOW, Troy lodge, and McCormick Co. Cattleman's Association, He had served on the McCormick Co. Board of Tax Assessors. He was a member of Buffalo Baptist Church where he had served as Treasurer, Chairman of Deacons, and Sunday School Superintendent for over 35 years. Survivors: wife: Cornelia Combs Edmunds; daughter: Lynthia E. Brown and husband Coke, McCormick; sister: Daisy E. Bowen, Greenwood; brothers: James Z. Edmunds, and Charlie Edmunds, McCormick; grandchildren: Chris Brown, Greenwood, David and Jason Brown, McCormick; great-grandchildren: Kailee, Holly, Ashley, and Ben Brown. Nephews will serve as pallbearers Memorials may be made to Hospice Care of the Piedmont, Greenwood, 408 W. Alexander Ave., Greenwood, SC 29646 or Buffalo Baptist Church. Sign the family's personal guestbook at . Visitation 7pm -9 pm Thursday evening at Beggs Funeral Home, 200 May Ave Lincolnton, GA 30817 (706) 359-4117 Sign the guestbook at

The Augusta Chronicle-December 6, 2007