J. Luie Metts PDF Print E-mail

John Luie Metts, 92, of Newberry, widower of Sudie Mae Kibler Metts, died Friday, April 13, 2012, at White Oak Manor.

Born on June 16, 1919, in Little Mountain, he was a son of the late Paul and Carrie Amick Metts. He was a retired farmer and had worked for Senior Catering and was a member of St. Philip's Lutheran Church. He was an Army veteran.

Mr. Metts is survived by sons, Charles Steven (Diane) Metts of Newberry and James Timothy (Kathy) Metts of Little Mountain; a brother, Roy Metts of Allendale; eight grandchildren and eleven great-grandchildren. He was predeceased by a brother, Cecil Metts and a grandson, Daniel Steven Metts.

Funeral services will be held at 2:00 pm, Monday, April 16, 2012, at St. Philip's Lutheran Church by the Rev. Terry Amick. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. Visitation will be Sunday from 3:00- 5:00 pm at McSwain-Evans Funeral Home. Memorials may be made to Lutheran Hospice, 1501 Blanding Street, Columbia, SC 29201.


Active pallbearers will be Phil Frick, Don Kunkle, David Lominick, John Wheeler, Harry Wicker, Larry Wicker.

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#7 Lynn Wessinger 2012-04-16 11:09
Chris, Joe, Doug and family, We are so sorry to hear about Mr. Luie. I didn't know until I saw it listed here this morning. Please know that you are all in our thoughts and prayers.
With love, Lynn and Larry Wessinger
#6 The Prices 2012-04-16 07:52
So sorry for Mr. Luie's passing. Know that he is will no longer suffer and can now be himself again. We love you Papa Steve & Nanny
#5 Retha Frick 2012-04-15 14:26
Mr. & Mrs. Steven (Retha) Frick and family would like to express our condolences to the family of Mr. Mett. Please know that you are in our thoughts and prayers. May God bless you and see through this time of grief. Love, Uncle Steve, Aunt Retha, Eddie and Rhonda and family
#4 Pat Seymore 2012-04-15 07:36
Steve and family: My thoughts and prayers are with you all. I didn't know Mr. Metts personally but I know he is at peace now. May God bless and comfort you all and God loves you all.
#3 Mark & Myrtie 2012-04-14 22:01
Chris,Doug,and family,
Sorry for your loss.Keeping you all in our thoughts and prayers at this difficult time.

Love,Mark,Myrti e,& Amber
#2 Pam Dehart 2012-04-14 21:05
Sympathy to Steve and all the family. May God give you strength in the days to come.
#1 Debra Taylor 2012-04-14 19:23
Doug, Amy & family,
Derril & I were sorry to hear about the passing of Doug's grandfather. Our thoughts & prayers are with all the family. Love to all, Aunt Deb & Uncle Derrill