Harvey Driggers PDF Print E-mail

Harvey Driggers, 99, of Newberry, died Friday, August 4, 2017, at his residence.

Born on July 18, 1918, he was a son of the late Eddie and Marie Platt Driggers. He was an Army veteran and retired as an electrician from the VA Medical Center in Charleston. He was a member of the Newberry Christian Church.

Mr. Driggers is survived by a son, Richard (Dianne) Driggers of Rutherfordton, NC; a daughter, Linda Sellars (Bill) Cox of Columbia; step-son, Bill (Kelly) Honeycutt of Waldorf, MD; step-daughter, Barbara (Ken) Hinson of Pawley's Island; sister, Vera Dale Wiggers of Newberry; grandchildren, Melissa (Chris) Drake and Sha (Chris) Blackwell; five great-grandchildren, five step-grandchildren and thirteen step-great-grandchildren. He was twice married, first to the late Pauline Shealy Driggers and secondly, to the late Kathleen Turner Honeycutt Driggers.  He was also predeceased by a step-son, Johnny Honeycutt and siblings, Corine Rinehart, Elizabeth Padgett and Carl Driggers.

Funeral services will be conducted at 11:00 AM Saturday, August 12, 2017 in the McSwain-Evans Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will be private. The family will receive friends after the service. Memorials may be made to the Newberry Council on Aging, 1300 Hunt Street, Newberry, SC 29108.

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#4 Tara Madray Price 2017-08-16 12:15
Bless you Mr. Driggers. You and Mrs. Kathleen are finally reunited. Always loved talking with you at Newberry Christian Church.
#3 Alan Rinehart 2017-08-12 11:47
I will miss you and always remember you!
#2 Christine Skope 2017-08-10 08:42
You will be greatly missed. Loved the times we spent together with you and Aunt Kat. Great family memories of you and Dad. You are now at peace and reunited with loved ones that went on before you.
#1 dana s driggers 2017-08-07 10:18
You are loved and missed uncle Harvey. What a wonderful long life you lived. Wish we would've lived closer. I will always remember my fun times as a child with you. Rest in peace