Gaffney -- William Barry "Bear" Lemmons, 60, of 1487 Hickory Grove Road, passed away Monday, August 5th, 2019, at home.
Born in Cleveland County, NC, he was the husband of the late Alice "Jeanette" Lemmons, and the son of the late Rudolph and Pauline Lemmons. He was a member of Salem Presbyterian Church and loved the beach, fishing, and playing golf and guitar.
Mr. Lemmons was survived by one son, Rudy; two daughters, Jennifer and Miranda; one sister, Patricia "Sissy" Sigmon; and one brother, Steve Lemmons; two grandchildren; and several special friends including a mother-in-law, Edith Smarr; a "brother" Billy, and his wife, Diane Spivey, Preacher "Buck," special niece, Michelle, and husband, Edward Walker, and their son, Braxton; and Cole, Eddie and Cathy, Robert (and wife), and Brian, Jr.
In addition to his wife and parents, Barry was preceded by one brother, Rudy Lemmons, Jr.
The family will receive friends on Thursday, August 8th, 2019, from 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm at Gordon Mortuary of Gaffney 211 E. Frederick St. Gaffney, SC 29340. Funeral services will immediately follow at 2:00 pm with Rev. Alvin Lockhart officiating. Interment will follow at Salem Presbyterian Church.
The family will be at their respective homes.
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