Carl McWaters

December 17, 2013

CHESTER — Mr. Carl Alexander McWaters, 81, died Sunday, Dec. 15, 2013 at his residence.

The funeral service will be 3 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 18, 2013 at Barron Funeral Home with Rev. Stan DeGraw, Rev. Melvin Pressley and Rev. Neil Keisler. The interment will be in Chester Memorial Gardens.

The family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 17, 2013.

Born Oct. 17, 1932 in Chester, S.C., Mr. McWaters was the son of the late Charlie Taylor McWaters and Effie Crawford McWaters and the widower of Vivian Fay Mosley McWaters. He attended the schools of Chester County and was retired from Spring Industries as a loom fixer. He was veteran of the U.S. Air Force and a member of Bride of Christ Free Will Baptist Church.

He is survived by four sons, Carl Alvin McWaters (Deborah) of Eure, N.C., Randy Willard McWaters (Eunice) of Chester, Douglas Marvin McWaters (Pat) of Blackstock, S.C., Timothy Paul McWaters (Emily) of S. Congaree, S.C.; one daughter, Debra Alley (Billy) of Chester; nine grandchildren; 17 great grandchildren; three great-great grandchildren and a man’s best friend George.

He was preceded in death by a son, Michael McWaters; a daughter, Lorraine McWaters; and two great-grandsons, Maslin Smith and Aiden Hawkins.

Memorials may be made to Hospice Care of South Carolina, 173 Columbia Street, Chester, S.C. 29706.

Online condolences may be made to the family at www.barronfuneralhome.com.