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Frances Smith Rutland

  • Birth 29 Dec 1919
  • Death 21 May 2012
  • Burial Clemson, Pickens County, South Carolina, USA
  • Memorial ID 90522050


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Frances S. Rutland

Clemson, SC

Frances Smith Rutland, 92, formerly of Clemson and widow of Ed Rutland, died Monday, May 21, 2012 at Greenville Memorial Hospital.

Born in Gallavant's Ferry, SC, she was a daughter of the late Oliver M. and Elberta Roberts Smith. She was a homemaker and a member of Clemson First Baptist Church.

Surviving are two sons, Glenn Rutland and Frank T. Rutland of Mauldin, SC; four grandchildren, Laine Rutland Pagan, Sarah Rutland, Travis and Ryan Rutland; and one great-grandchild, Rachel Pagan.

In addition to her husband, Mrs. Rutland was predeceased by a son, Michael Edward Rutland; 2 brothers, Glenn Smith and Clarence Smith; and a sister Willa Williamson. Graveside services will be 11 AM Wednesday at Old Stone Church Cemetery with Dr. Rusty Brock officiating.

The family is at the home of her son, Glenn, 251 Flynns Point Road, Seneca, SC 29678.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Connie Maxwell Children's Home, P.O. Box 1178, Greenwood, SC 29648.

Condolences may be expressed online at or at Duckett-Robinson Funeral Home, Central, SC.

Published in The Greenville News on May 22, 2012

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  • Added: 21 May 2012
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  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Frances Smith Rutland (29 Dec 1919–21 May 2012), Find A Grave Memorial no. 90522050, citing Old Stone Church Cemetery, Clemson, Pickens County, South Carolina, USA ; Maintained by In Memory Of My DAD (contributor 46819856) .