H. Furman "Cherry" Warren PDF Print E-mail

H. Furman “Cherry” Warren, 92, of Pomaria, died Saturday, November 3, 2012, at White Oak Manor.

Born on November 21, 1919, in Newberry, he was a son of the late George W. and Hattie Padgett Warren. He lived in Newberry until marrying his wife the late Mary Ruth Allen Warren Warren at which time he moved to Pomaria. He was a charter member of College Street Baptist Church where he served as a deacon and usher. He was a World War II veteran having served a four year tour of duty in the Navy. Mr. Warren was retired from Newberry Mills. As a young man he enjoyed very much playing baseball for the West End Mill ball team. He was an avid gardener until he experienced declining health. He loved hunting and fishing.

He is survived by his step-children, Ann W. Smith and husband, John and Richie Warren and wife, Toni; step-grandchildren, Joey Smith and his fiancee, Karen Lindler and her daughter, Megan, Shannon S. Longshore and husband David, David Warren and wife, Traci, Clark Warren and wife, Cindy; step-great-grandchildren, Kenley and Bryson Longshore, Logan and Brock Glover, Katelyn Warren, Colby Harrelson; sisters-in-law, Judy Allen Meetze and husband, Melvin and Betty Allen McEntire and husband, Hanes; several nieces and nephews including a special niece, Shirley W. Taylor and a number of great-nieces and nephews.

He was the last of the Warren children having been predeceased by his brothers, Pollard Warren, Jamie Lee Warren, Ray Warren, Roy Warren, Otto Warren and sisters, Lucille Warren and Florence Sligh.

Funeral services will be held at 2:30 pm Tuesday, November 6, 2012, at College Street Baptist Church by the Rev. Chad Ashby and Rev. Jimmy Counts. Burial will follow in Rosemont Cemetery, Springdale Section. The family will be at the home of Mr. and Mrs. John Smith, 2533 Henry Avenue and will receive friends Monday from 5:30 – 7:00 pm at McSwain-Evans Funeral Home. Memorials may be made to College Street Baptist Church Special Fund, 3240 College Street, Newberry, SC 29108.

Active pallbearers will be David Warren, Clark Warren, Joey Smith, David Longshore, Charles Dyer, Bryson Longshore and Edward Warren.

Honorary pallbearers will be CNA's, nurses of White Oak Manor and Dr. Michael Bernardo.

The family gives a special thanks to all the staff at White Oak Manor, Dr. Michael Bernardo, Dr. John Thompson and Dr. Thomas Bradberry for their loving care.

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#7 Dan & Kippy Kingston 2012-11-07 19:41
Ann, John and family, so sorry to read of your loss. Know that you will be in our thoughts and prayers during the coming days. Love, Kippy and Dan
#6 Helen/Wesley Griffin 2012-11-07 07:17
We pray for your comfort as you grieve. God bless you.
#5 Connie H Johnson 2012-11-06 16:06
Mr. Richie and Toni, we are so sorry for your loss. If there is anything that I can do, please let me know. All of you will be in my thoughts and prayers.
Chris and Connie Johnson
#4 Dia Ware 2012-11-05 09:38
Mr Richie and David, I'm sorry to hear of Mr Warren's passing. I pray that God give you all strength during this difficult time.
#3 Barbara Lindler 2012-11-05 08:31
Joey, Ann, Richie & Toni:
So sorry to hear of your loss. You and your families will be in our prayers. May God give you the comfort and strength you need during this time.
With our sympathy, Barbara & Bill Lindler
#2 Janet Ballentine 2012-11-03 20:23
Shannon & Family
So sorry to hear about Cherry. Know that you and your family are in my prayers.
#1 Melinda Moss 2012-11-03 20:13
To the Warren family, The staff of White Oak would like to express our deepest sympathy for your loss. We considered it a honor and privilege to care for Mr, Warren. He will be missed. Our prayer is that God holds you firmly in Hia hands during this difficult time. In kind regards, The Staff of White Oak of Newberry