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 Arthur C Bair

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Arthur C Bair

Birth
Orangeburg, Orangeburg County, South Carolina, USA
Death 3 Sep 1953 (aged 38)
Springfield, Orangeburg County, South Carolina, USA
Burial Cameron, Calhoun County, South Carolina, USA
Memorial ID 44161042 View Source
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Arthur C. Bair, 38, died from burns suffered when his [gasoline] truck turned over and exploded on Highway 39.

Mr. Bair, who was attempting to miss an oncoming auto, swerved his truck to the left and smashed into the bridge crossing the South Edisto River near Springfield. He was pulled from the burning wreckage by a Negro who was fishing nearby.

Funeral services will be held Friday at Jericho Methodist Church near Cameron at 4pm. The Rev. Roy O. McClain will officiate, assisted by the Rev. Glen Womack and the Rev. Mr. Smith. Interment will follow in the church cemetery. The body will remain at Thompson Funeral home until time for services.

He is survived by one son, A. C. Bair of Elloree; two daughters, Miss Rose Bair and Miss Patricia Bair, both of Elloree; three brothers, Cecil of Camden, Andrew E of North and Franklin C. Bair of St. Matthews; two sisters, Mrs. James Webber of Elloree and Mrs Furman Heckle of Orangeburg; and his mother, Mrs. Lizzie Strock Bair of Orangeburg.

Pallbearers at the funeral will be William Godwin, Edward Aultman, Bernie Heckle, Wilber Webber, Sheldon Black and Mike Shuler.


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  • Created by: Eric Powell
  • Added: 10 Nov 2009
  • Find a Grave Memorial 44161042
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/44161042/arthur-c-bair : accessed ), memorial page for Arthur C Bair (15 Jan 1915–3 Sep 1953), Find a Grave Memorial ID 44161042, citing Jericho Methodist Church Cemetery, Cameron, Calhoun County, South Carolina, USA ; Maintained by Eric Powell (contributor 47164890) .