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Earleen Hefner

ROCK HILL -- Mrs. Earleen Howard Hefner, 77, of 204 Sidney St., passed away Sunday, March 23, 2008, at Divine Manor.

Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Tuesday, March 25, 2008, at Greene Funeral Home Downtown Chapel, with Pastor Bill Connally officiating. Burial will follow at Laurelwood Cemetery.

A native of Stanley County, N.C., Mrs. Hefner was a daughter of the late Henry and Viola Gilbert Howard. She was a member of Celriver Church of God which she attended for over 50 years and she retired from Randolph Mills with over 30 years of service.

Surviving are her loving and devoted husband of 61 years, Willie A. Hefner of the home; her son, Danny Hefner and wife, Debbie, of Rock Hill; two daughters, Kay Starnes and husband, Ray, of Rock Hill and Patricia Samuelson and husband, Vernon, of Lebanon, Ill.; six grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.

The family will receive friends today, March 24, 2008, from 6 to 7:30 p.m. at Greene Funeral Home Downtown Chapel, 355 E. White St., Rock Hill, SC 29730 and other times at the home.

Memorials may be made to Celriver Church of God, 280 Cel-River Road, Rock Hill, SC 29730.

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