Laura M. Longshore PDF Print E-mail

Laura Monts Longshore, 91, of Silverstreet, widow of F.W. “Bushy” Longshore, died Saturday, March 17, 2012, at Newberry County Memorial Hospital.

Born on May 20, 1920, in Chapin, she was the daughter of the late John Henry and Lula Mayer Monts. Mrs. Longshore was a former cosmetologist and retired from ISE America. She was a member of Trinity United Methodist Church.

She is survived by sons and daughters-in-law, John F. and Alice Longshore of Silverstreet with whom she lived and Henry R. and Judy Longshore of Prosperity; a brother, Jake Monts of Summerville; grandchildren, Cindy and John Lindler and Melissa and Ray Spicer of Newberry and Kandy and Joe Minick and Robert Longshore of Silverstreet and ten great-grandchildren. She was predeceased by brothers, Calvin Monts and Mike Monts.

Funeral services will be held at 11:00 am Tuesday, March 20, 2012, at McSwain-Evans Funeral Home by the Rev. Hugh Bickley. Burial will follow in Newberry Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be Monday from 6:00- 8:00 pm at McSwain-Evans Funeral Home. Memorials may be made to Trinity United Methodist Church, 1167 Trinity Church Road, Newberry, SC 29108.

Active pallbearers will be John Lindler, Robert Longshore, Joe Minick and Ray Spicer.

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#18 M. Bundrick-Bodie 2012-03-22 15:26
From the entire family, we are sad to learn of the great loss of such a sweet lady. Our thoughts and prayers are with each of you.
God bless you, Michelle, Hanna,James Bodie, Jr. and Glenda Bundrick.
#17 Dolly & Wayne 2012-03-19 22:52
Melissa, We are sorry to hear of your grandmother's passing. You are in our prayers.

Uncle Wayne and Aunt Dot
#16 Luann L. Gross 2012-03-19 22:10
So sorry for the passing of Aunt Laura I know she will be missed by everyone ,she always had that smile. Keeping you all in my thoughts & prayers now & the days ahead.
#15 Stacy Guy 2012-03-19 20:20
I am so very sorry to hear about Ms. Laura's passing. I pray you all find comfort and strength during this diffucult time.

#14 Rebecca Steen 2012-03-19 12:46
Cindy and family, So sorry to hear of your loss. May your memories of your grandma live with you forever. Love, Becky and Zachary
#13 Sheriff Lee Foster 2012-03-19 10:44
Our family extends our deepest sympathy on the passing of Ms. Longshore. She was a wonderful lady. May God's grace offer you comfort. Lee, Carol, Joseph and Amelia
#12 Jeannie Stribble 2012-03-19 08:42
John and Alice I am so sorry for your loss. You will all be in my thoughts and prayers. May God be with you during this tough time. If you need anything, please give me a call.
#11 Donna Whitsel Price 2012-03-19 08:39
I am so sorry to hear about Miss Laura. She and Bushy were very special people and loved by so many. You are all in my thoughts and prayers.
#10 Judy Shealy 2012-03-19 08:14
Johnny & Family-Miss Laura was a very
sweet lady and I know you will miss
her very much. You are in our
thoughts and prayers.
#9 Robbie Hamilton 2012-03-18 20:39
Melissa, I am so sorry to hear of your loss. You and your family are in our thoughts and prayers.
#8 Alice J. Moore 2012-03-18 11:49
May your memories of the wonderful times you shared with Laura comfort you and your family today and always. With deepest sympathy!
Alice Moore
#7 Penney Nichols 2012-03-18 08:33
Sorry to hear about Mrs. Laura. I worked with Mrs. Laura and "Bushy" long years ago. Thoughts and prayers are with you all.
#6 Barbara Johnson 2012-03-18 08:28
Sorry for your loss, I will keep you in my prayers. God will help you through this.
#5 Gail James 2012-03-18 08:23
Johnny & Family, Please accept our heartfelt condolences on the loss of your loved on. Gail James and Family
#4 Pam DeHart 2012-03-18 07:16
Cindy and family love and prayers to you all...May God bless you with his strength and love.
#3 Eddie Welborn 2012-03-18 04:32
Ms. Laura was a very sweet person. I will always remember her special seat in our congregation, and the smile she had for everyone around her.
#2 Deborah Wix 2012-03-17 21:29
I am so sorry to hear about Mrs. Longshore. She was such a nice lady. All of you are in my prayers.
#1 Wilson Senn 2012-03-17 18:56
I am so sorry to see about Ms. Laura. My thoughts, sympathy and prayers are extended to all of you at this time.