John Albert Humphries November 23, 1945 – March 19, 2019 Sign Guestbook| View Guestbook Entries| Send Sympathy Card John Humphries Gaffney, SC – – John Albert Humphries, 73, of 1147 Twin Bridge Road, went home to be with the Lord on Tuesday, March 19, 2019 at Spartanburg Regional Healthcare. Born in Gaffney, he was the husband of Angela Tate Humphries and son of the late James Leonard Humphries and Laura Sue Pettit Humphries. He was a graduate of Gaffney High School, retired from Hoechst Celanese and Timken, and was employed by CPC Carolina. He was a U. S. Air Force veteran and member of Grassy Pond Baptist Church. He loved his family, gardening, golf, and was an avid Atlanta Braves fan. Surviving in addition to his wife are three sons, Johnny Humphries and wife, Laura of Gaffney, Jeffrey Humphries and wife, Cindy of Cowpens, and Nick Humphries (Megan Walker) of Gaffney; a stepson, David Witherspoon of Gaffney; two stepdaughters, Donna Binnix of Shelby, NC and Michelle Witherspoon of Gaffney; a sister, Malissa Humphries Ambrose of Columbia; fourteen grandchildren, Ryan Frock, Holden Humphries, Celeste Cash and wife, Taylor, Jared Humphries, Colson Humphries, Angelina Earls, Bradley Allman, Chelsea Binnix, Kaylee Binnix, Daniel Binnix, Samual Binnix, Dylan Witherspoon, David Witherspoon, Jr. and Jonathan Bridges; two great-grandchildren, James Cash and Eli Martin. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a great-grandson, Bruce Fleming. The family will receive friends from 1:30 PM until 3:00 PM on Thursday, March 21, 2019 at Grassy Pond Baptist Church. Funeral services will immediately follow at 3:00 PM at the Church with Rev. Sidney Norton and Rev. Martin Hogg officiating. Interment will be in the Grassy Pond Baptist Church Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to: Grassy Pond Baptist Church, 254 Grassy Pond Road, Gaffney, SC 29341. The family will be at their respective homes. An online guest register is available at www.blakelyfuneralhome.com . Blakely Funeral Home & Crematory, Gaffney, SC SERVICES Visitation Thursday, March 21, 2019 1:30 PM – 3:00 PM Grassy Pond Baptist Church 254 Grassy Pond Rd. Gaffney, SC 29341 Get Directions on Google Maps Funeral Service Thursday, March 21, 2019 3:00 PM Grassy Pond Baptist Church 254 Grassy Pond Rd. Gaffney, SC 29341 Get Directions on Google Maps Print Obituary Sign Guestbook Name: Location: Email: Please keep my message private Personal Message: Personal Message (required) Required Confirmation: Submit Guestbook entry
Our most sincere sympathies to the family and friends of John Albert Humphries November 23 1945 March 19 2019.
Death notice for the town of: Gaffney, state: South Carolina