Cecil J. Alewine PDF Print E-mail

Cecil Jennings Alewine, 90, of Pomaria, widower of Doris Comalander Alewine, died Sunday, March 11, 2018, at Palmetto Health Richland.

Born on February 8, 1928, in Little Mountain, he was a son of the late Boyce S. and Bessie Haltiwanger Alewine. He worked at Cone Mills – Carlisle Plant and later at the Newberry County Recycling Center. Mr. Alewine was a member of Holy Trinity Lutheran Church where he was a member of the Men's Sunday School Class and had served on the Church Council. He enjoyed rabbit hunting, gardening and playing music and had been a member of the Country Gentleman's Band.

He is survived by a brother, Ray (Jean) Alewine of Whitmire; sisters-in-law, Ann Alewine of Rock Hill and Retha Alewine of Chapin; a number of nieces and nephews and his canine companion, Sandy. He was predeceased by his siblings, Evelyn Harmon, Jessie Roberta Alewine, Martha Ringer, Carroll Alewine, Sr., Claude Alewine, H.B. Alewine, Homer Alewine and Frank Alewine.

Funeral services will be held at 4:00 pm Wednesday, March 14, 2018, at Holy Trinity Lutheran Church by the Rev. Brett Collins. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. Visitation will be Wednesday from 2:00 – 3:30 pm at the church Trinity Life Center. Memorials may be made to Holy Trinity Lutheran Church Building Fund, PO Box 186, Little Mountain, SC 29075.

Active pallbearers will be Albert Harmon, Kittrell “Kit” Alewine, Marvin “Sam” Alewine, Harold Alewine, Chad Boland, and Mike Alewine.

Honorary pallbearers will be members of the Men's Sunday School Class of Holy Trinity Lutheran Church.

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#6 Nat & Jen Birochak 2018-03-14 15:31
Prayers for peace and comfort. Sorry for your loss. Hang on tightly to your precious memories in the days ahead.
#5 Pat Mccullough 2018-03-13 19:18
I was so sorry to read about Cecil, he is in heaven
With Dot now and playing his music. Prayers for his family.
God Bless. Pat Mccullough.
#4 Sheriff Lee Foster 2018-03-13 11:20
What a wonderful man with a great sense of humor. I appreciated his wit and candor. He certainly will be missed by our community. Lee, Carol, Joseph, Amelia, and Jennylee
#3 Christie 2018-03-13 09:08
So sorry for your loss. He will be missed but will be with all his loved ones that have gone on before. Praying for the family!
#2 Jerry/Bobbie Mitchel 2018-03-12 18:27
Bobbie and I are so sorry to hear of Cecil's passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family. Please take comfort in knowing that he is in a better place and playing music with the angels.
#1 Tina Alewine 2018-03-12 15:48
I will always miss Cecil’s wit and good natured joking. I know he has missed Dot terribly since her passing. He is reunited with her and so many loved ones now. Prayers for the family.