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Eric Smarr

GAFFNEY -- Daniel Eric Smarr, 24, of 1359 McKown's Mountain Road, went home to be with the Lord on Friday, Dec. 7, 2007, at Upstate Carolina Medical Center.

Born in York County, S.C., he was the son of Danny Smarr and stepson of Joyce Smarr of Gaffney and son of Angela Hughey Bishop of Gaffney. He graduated from Gaffney High School and Spartanburg Technical College. Mr. Smarr was employed by Nestle and was a member of Salem Presbyterian Church.

In addition to his parents, he is also survived by a brother, Brandon Smarr of Gaffney; two stepbrothers, Brock White and Brad White, both of Gaffney; maternal grandparents, Larry Hughey and Hazel Hughey of Gaffney; and paternal grandparents, Glenn Smarr and Margie Smarr, of Hickory Grove, S.C.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 today, Dec. 8, 2007, at Blakely Funeral Home. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 9, 2007, at Salem Presbyterian Church conducted by the Rev. Scott Hill. Interment will be in Sardis United Methodist Church Cemetery.

The family will be at the home of Danny Smarr, 107 Rolling Hill Circle, Gaffney and at the home of Angela Bishop, 1103 S. Limestone Street, Apt. C, Gaffney.

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