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Elizabeth Oda Belle Yount Black
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Birth: Oct. 23, 1921
Death: May 18, 1996

My paternal grandmother, much beloved.
Sweet, sweet follower of Jesus Christ.
Mother of three fine sons.


GAFFNEY, SC - Mrs. Elizabeth (Yount) Black, 77, of Gaffney, SC, died May 18, 1998. She was a member of the Southside Baptist Church of Gaffney, SC, and a homemaker. Born October 23, 1921 in Pacolet Mills, SC, she was the daughter of William Perry and Magnolia "Nola" (Kanipe) Yount.

Mrs. Black was preceded in death by her parents; her step-mother: Mrs. Ida Ann Kanipe; brothers: Carl A. "Sandy" Yount, Frank David Yount, Boyd Cecil Yount, and Mack. C. "Whitey" Yount.

Mrs. Black was survived by her husband: Ray G. Black of the home; sons: Boyd C. Black of Camden, SC, Ken Black of Titusville, FL, and Raymond Black of Jacksonville, FL; sister: Lois (Yount) Weatherford of Eutawville, SC; brother: Billy Earl Yount of Eutawville, SC; four grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.

Funeral services were May 21, 1998, at Southside Baptist Church, with the Reverend Charlie Wilborn and the Reverend Harry Crosby officiating. Teresa Carter accompanied on the piano, with Michelle Whelchel on the organ. Pallbearers were: Lawrence Blackwood, Chester Spencer, Earl Coyle, Dean Black, and Joe Brown. Interment was in the Fair Forest Church cemetery.

A tribute appeared in "The Greenville News" on May 20, 1998 and the Shuford-Hatcher Funeral Home of Gaffney, ministered to the family.
Family links: 
  William Perry Yount (1888 - 1968)
  Magnolia Kanipe Yount (1894 - 1934)
  Ray Gideon Black (1918 - 2006)*
  Carl A Yount (1913 - 1968)*
  Frank David Yount (1915 - 1976)*
  Boyd Cecil Yount (1918 - 1944)*
  Lois M. Yount Weatherford Hopkins (1919 - 2007)*
  Elizabeth Oda Belle Yount Black (1921 - 1996)
  Mack C. Yount (1923 - 1987)*
  Billy Earl Yount (1928 - 2008)*
*Calculated relationship
Fairforest Baptist Church Cemetery
Union County
South Carolina, USA
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Record added: Aug 30, 2010
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Elizabeth Oda Belle <i>Yount</i> Black
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Elizabeth Oda Belle <i>Yount</i> Black
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