Originally created 06/11/04

Mr. Herbert Oliphant (EDGEFIELD, S.C.)



EDGEFIELD, S.C.- Mr. Herbert Mitchell Oliphant, 54, entered into rest Monday, June 7, 2004 at Edgefield Health Care Center. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, June 12, 2004 at Macedonia Baptist Church with the Rev. Aaron Woodward officiating. Interment will be in the church cemetery. Mr. Oliphant was a native of Edgefield County and a member of Macedonia Baptist Church and Hayden Baptist Church. He was a 1968 graduate of W.E. Parker High School. Survivors include two sons, Herbert N. Oliphant and Hershal Oliphant; one sister, Gloria (Kelvin) Buggs; one brother, Stanley (Linda) Oliphant; step-brother, Leroy Walker; dedicated aunt, Lizzie Oliphant; other children raised together, Mildred Brown, Shirley (David) Mealing, Judy Hagg, and Sharon (Curtis) Bibbs; four aunts, Rosa Lee Oliphant, Alma Oliphant, Bessie Oliphant and Ruth Williams; a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Friends may call at the residence of his sister, Gl oria (Kelvin) Buggs, 697 Walker Rd. or after 1 p.m. today at the funeral home. G. L. Brightharp & Sons Mortuary, 250 Coral Street, Edgefield, S.C. Sign the guestbook at AugustaChronicle.com

The Augusta Chronicle June 11, 2004