Originally created 02/04/01

Mr. Richard Sconyers



HEPHZIBAH - Mr. Richard B. Sconyers, 70, died Friday, Feb. 2, 2001, at University Hospital, Augusta.

The funeral will be at 1 p.m. today at Poteet Funeral Home, Peach Orchard Road, Augusta, with the Revs. Thomas Schneider and Carolyn Schneider and Tommy Boyles officiating. Burial will be in Hillcrest Memorial Park, Augusta.

Mr. Sconyers, a native of Dublin, was an Army veteran of the Korean War and vice president of Sconyers Bar-B-Que. He was president of Richmond County Game and Fish Conservation Club and a member of American Legion and Hen Peck Club. He was Methodist.

Survivors include his wife, Burt Sconyers; a brother, Larry E. Sconyers, Augusta; and two sisters, Clara Bow S. Nickles, Augusta, and Martha F. Sanders, Hephzibah.

Pallbearers will be Charles Webster, Sid Hatfield, Billy Dixon, Jim Sheppard, Eugene Peeples and James Williamson.

Memorials may be made to: Boy's Farm Inc., P.O. Box 713, Newberry, SC 29108.

Friends may call the funeral home.