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James Lynn Driggers

CHESTER -- Mr. James Lynn Driggers, formerly of Ridgeview Road, Chester, died Saturday, Dec. 6, 2008, at Magnolia Manor in Rock Hill, S.C. He was 93.

Funeral services will be 3 p.m. today at Barron Funeral Chapel, with Carson Bleu of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints officiating. Interment will follow at Chester Memorial Gardens.

Mr. Driggers was born Aug. 1, 1915, in Aiken, S.C. He was a a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints and was a veteran of the U.S. Army during WWII. He was retired from Springs Industries.

Twice married he was the widower of Louise Austin Driggers and Ann McAbee Driggers.

Surviving are his daughters, Joyce Eddelmon and Ruby Ledford, both of Rock Hill; stepson, David McAbee of Chester; seven grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; and 11 great-great grandchildren. He was also preceded in death by a daughter, Pauline Lee.

The family will receive friends from 2 to 2:45 p.m. today at Barron Funeral Home, 133 Wylie St., Chester.

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