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Posey Belcher, Sr
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Birth: Feb. 8, 1882
Inman
Spartanburg County
South Carolina, USA
Death: Jul. 22, 1950
South Carolina, USA

Spartanburg Herald dated 7/23/1950 page A7

Posey Belcher Taken By Death

Posey Belcher, Sr., 68, prominent farmer and peach orchardist of the New Pisgah community, died Saturday morning at 10:15 at the Mary Black Hospital following a short illness.
He was a member of the New Pisgah Baptist Church since his early youth. He served as trustee and chairman of the board of trustees of his school district for a number of years. His entire life was spent in the community.
Mr. Belcher was well known and well liked in the community in which he spent his entire life.
On his farm Mr. Belcher followed modern agricultural changes in developing his pastures and orchards.
Survivors are his wife, Mrs. Eleanor Brown Belcher; one daughter, Mrs. Marvin Poteat of Inman Route 1; 3 sons, Posey Jr., Allen, and Donald, all of Inman Route 1; one sister, Mrs. Mary Lockman of Inman Route 1; and 3 brothers, Wells and Joe Belcher of Inman Route 1 and Tom Belcher of Las Animos, CO.
Funeral services will be held at New Pisgah Baptist Church today at 4 pm.
Burial will be in the church cemetery. Nephews will serve as pallbearers.
The body is at the home. It will be at the church from 3 pm today until the hour of the services.
The Floyd Mortuary is in charge of arrangements.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Elias B Belcher (1846 - 1899)
  Mary Ann Christina Bishop Belcher (1849 - 1935)
 
 Spouse:
  Eleanor Marion Brown Belcher (1906 - 1979)
 
 Children:
  Shirley Marian Belcher Poteat (1931 - 2012)*
  Posey Belcher (1932 - 2016)*
  Walter Allen Belcher (1934 - 1985)*
  Donald Richard Belcher (1938 - 1994)*
 
 Siblings:
  Aurelia Isabella Belcher Gregory (1866 - 1902)*
  Carrie Lillian Belcher Gregory Parris (1868 - 1942)*
  Mary E Belcher Lockman (1871 - 1956)*
  John Belcher (1873 - 1936)*
  Thomas E. Belcher (1876 - 1971)*
  Tennesse Belcher (1878 - 1881)*
  Posey Belcher (1882 - 1950)
  Delia Rosa Belcher (1882 - 1895)*
  Joseph Elias Belcher (1886 - 1961)*
  J. Wellington Belcher (1890 - 1979)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
First Baptist Church of North Spartanburg Cemetery
Spartanburg
Spartanburg County
South Carolina, USA
 
Created by: Wayne
Record added: Nov 13, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 31369716
Posey Belcher, Sr
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