Gilmer Todd

Ware Shoals – Charles Gilmer Todd, widower of Betty Jean Teague Todd, formerly of N. Greenwood Ave. Ext. died Friday, January 5, 2018 at Hospice of the Piedmont.

Born in Honea Path, he was a son of the late Charlie Williford and Minnie Estelle Shaw Todd. He was a member of the Ware Shoals First Baptist Church for over 60 years and was retired from Riegel Textile Co.

Surviving are two daughters, Renee’ Todd McCumber (Larry) of Jacksonville, FL and Bettina Todd Dixon (Tim) of Greenwood, five grandchildren, and eight great-grandchildren. He was pre-deceased by a brother, Major Todd and three sisters, Elanor Lusk, Leathea Lollis, and Agnes Lollis.

Funeral services will be held at 2 PM Wednesday, January 10, 2018 at Parker-White Funeral Home Chapel, Ware Shoals with Rev. Brock Smith officiating. Entombment will follow in Greenwood Memorial Gardens.

The family is at their respective homes and will receive friends from 12:20 to 2 PM Wednesday at Parker-White Funeral Home prior to the service. In leiu of flowers memorials may be made to Macular Degeneration Research at Online condolences may be made at

Service Details

  • Date: Wednesday, January 10, 2018
  • Time: 2 PM
  • Place: Parker-White Funeral Home Chapel, Ware Shoals
  • Cemetery: Greenwood Memorial Gardens Mausoleum
  • Visitation: 12:30 to 2 P.M. Wednesday at Parker-White Funeral Home, prior to the service
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