October 3, 2013
UNION — Mrs. Waunet Smith Petty, 92, formerly of Buffalo-West Springs Highway, passed away, Wednesday, Oct. 2, 2013 at Ellen Sagar Nursing Home.
Mrs. Petty was born in Union, S.C. Aug. 20, 1921 a daughter of the late Amos and Mae Lawson Smith. For 49 years she was married to her husband the late Robert H. Petty. Mrs. Petty was retired from United Merchants Manufacturing. She was a member of Buffalo United Methodist Church where she had participated in Adult Choir and Senior Citizens of Buffalo United Methodist Church as long as her health permitted.
Surviving are a son, Michael R. Petty; one granddaughter, Amanda Lowe and husband Eric of Honea Path; one son, Christopher Petty and fiancee Lauren Evans of Piedmont; one great-grandson, Garrett Lowe of Honea Path; two brothers-in-law, Glenn P. Caldwell of Buffalo and William (Bill) Petty of Greenville.
She was predeceased by two sisters, Hazel Caldwell and Margaret Robertson.
Funeral Services will be held 11 a.m., Friday, Oct. 4, 2013 at Buffalo United Methodist Church conducted by the Rev. Ron Towery and Chaplain Vernon Thornhill. Burial will follow at Union Memorial Gardens.
Active pallbearers are, David Crisp, Brad Robertson, Mike Haney, Ray Harold Belue, Lynn Phillips, and Mark Lancaster.
The following are asked to form the honorary escort Mary Duncan, Ginger Wix, Lisa McMillian, Sara Anna Seatle, Jean-Henry Evans, and Janice Sanders. The associates of Ellen Sagar Nursing Home are asked to sit in a group.
The family will receive friends immediately following the committal services.
The family is at the home of her son Michael R. Petty, 1109 West Main Street, Union, S.C. 29379.
S.R. Holcombe Funeral Home