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 Emmett L “Eli” Wingfield

Emmett L “Eli” Wingfield

Columbia, Richland County, South Carolina, USA
Death 20 Jun 2005 (aged 62)
Columbia, Richland County, South Carolina, USA
Burial Columbia, Richland County, South Carolina, USA
Memorial ID 100498076 · View Source
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COLUMBIA - Emmett L. "Eli" Wingfield , Jr., 62, died Monday, June 20, 2005.

Eli was born June 11, 1943, the only child of Emmett and Louisa Wingfield of Columbia, S.C. A graduate of Dreher High School, he attended Wingate College, N.C., and worked for many years in the insurance industry.

He is survived by his wife, Mary Crim Wingfield; his children, E. Lee Wingfield, III of Oxford, United Kingdom, Shand W. Josey of Lynchburg, S.C., Carl Galloway of Gaston, S.C., Linda L. Greene of Huntersville, N.C., and Michael Galloway of Dallas, Ga.; and eight grandchildren.

Graveside services will be held Thursday at 12:30 p.m. in the family plot in Elmwood Cemetery and Gardens. Honorary pallbearers will be first cousins, Barron Grier and Dr. Billy Wingfield, and friends Steve Adams, John Benton, John Grimball, Dr. Edward Haselden, and Jenkins Mikell.

Dunbar Funeral Home, Devine Street Chapel, is in charge.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Carolina Children's Home, Pine Bluff Baptist Church, or Trenholm Road United Methodist Church.

Eli will be remembered by all as a kind, gentle, and loving husband, father and friend.

From 'The State'(Columbia, SC) - Wednesday, June 22, 2005

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