Roland Foxworth, Sr.May 12, 1930 ~ January 8, 2018 (age 87)
Roland Foxworth, Sr., 87, died Monday, January 8, 2018, at his home in Lake City after an illness.
Funeral services will be 1:00 PM, Wednesday, January 10, 2018, at Coward Church of God with burial to follow at Lake City Memorial Park.
The family will receive friends from 6:00 – 8:00 PM, Tuesday, January 9, 2018 at Carolina Funeral Home, Scranton.
Mr. Foxworth was born on May 12, 1930 in Williamsburg County, son of the late Henry John Foxworth and Alline Cook Foxworth Coker. He was a retired truck driver of 38 years with W. Lee Flowers. Roland was a dedicated member of Coward Church of God where he served on the Usher Committee and in his earlier years was active in the bus ministry. He was known throughout the community for his gardening ability and his supersize sunflowers and sweet potatoes.
Surviving are his wife, Frances T. Foxworth of Lake City; children, Roland (Robin) Foxworth, Jr. of Lake City, Karen Foxworth (Ricky) Chockley of Scranton, Dianne Foxworth (Ricky) Floyd, A. J. Foxworth, and Sarah Foxworth (Len) Parker, all of Lake City; seven grandchildren, Mason (Robin) Floyd, Jamie (Justin) Marlow, Travis Foxworth, Elizabeth Christmas, Josh McGuire, Katie Floyd, and Kirby Foxworth; six great-grandchildren, Megan, Payton, Bailee, Brantley, Malykai, and Dean; and a sister Rita Foxworth.
Mr. Foxworth was preceded in death by brothers, Tom Foxworth, Wesley Foxworth, and Bobby Foxworth.
Memorials may be made to Coward Church of God, 149 Factory Street, Coward, SC 29530.