2018-05-16 / Obituaries

Andrew Eugene Brasington

Cheraw, S.C. — Andrew Eugene Brasington, 88, formerly of 108 Greene Street, went home to be with the Lord on Sunday, May 13, 2018 at Peachtree Centre in Gaffney.

Born in Cheraw, SC, he was the husband of the late Irene Prescott Brasington and son of the late James Bayard Brasington and Roxanna Nathalie Burch Brasington. He was a retired brick manufacturer, a U.S. Navy veteran, a charter member of Cheraw Rescue Squad, a Boy Scout Troop Leader and a member of Cheraw First Baptist Church.

Surviving are a son, Duane Brasington of Cheraw; a daughter, Linda Zimmerman and husband, Henry of Boiling Springs, SC; a son-in-law, Eddie Polson of Cheraw; three brothers, Henry (Mondell) Brasington, J. B. Brasington, both of Cheraw, and Bobby Brasington of Princeton, NC; a sister, Eunice Hinson of Cheraw; four grandchildren; three great-grandchildren. In addition to his wife and parents he was preceded in death by a son and daughter-in-law, Gene and Dean Brasington; a daughter, Cindy Polson; a sister and brother-in-law, Kathleen and Leon Chestnut; a sister-in-law, Mavis Brasington and a brother-in-law, Jerry Hinson.

Memorial services will be held at 3:00 PM on Monday, May 21, 2018 at Cheraw First Baptist Church with Rev. Patrick Blackmon officiating. The family will receive friends immediately following the service at the Church.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to: Cheraw First Baptist Church,

“Building Fund”, P.O. Box 337, Cheraw, SC 29520.

The family will be at their respective homes.

An online guest register is available at www.blakelyfuneralhome.com.

Blakely Funeral Home & Crematory, Gaffney, S.C.

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