EASLEY — Beatrice Holcombe Gantt, 73, of 105 Powers Drive, passed away Friday, January 4, 2013 at her home.
Born in Anderson County, a daughter of the late Parley O. and Mary Finley Hester Holcombe, Mrs. Gantt was formerly employed with Mayfair Mills after which she was a homemaker. She was of the Christian faith.
Surviving are her husband, Luther C. Gantt of the home; four sons, William F. Gantt (Cindy) of Liberty, Kenneth W. Gantt (Margaret) of Hayesville, KS, Donald R. Gantt (Kathy) of Taylors, and Greg Gantt (Sharon) of Six Mile; two brothers, Johnny Holcombe of Pickens and JRoy Holcombe of Easley; five sisters, Elizabeth Gibson of Pickens, Verebell Jameson of Greenville, Bertha Patterson and Earlene Roper both of Easley, and Jewell Durham of Gaffney; five grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. In addition to her parents, Mrs. Gantt was predeceased by two brothers, James Holcombe and Herman Holcombe by a sister, Eula Hudson and by a granddaughter, Angel LaDonna Gantt.
Graveside services will be at 3:00 PM Sunday at Westview Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 1:00 until 2:30 PM Sunday at Robinson Funeral Home-Downtown, prior to the service.
Memorials may be made to Amedisys Hospice, 880 South Pleasanburg Drive, Greenville, SC 29607.
The family is at the residence.
Condolences may be expressed online at www.robinsonfuneralhomes.com or in person at Robinson Funeral Home-Downtown which is assisting the family.