Helen Burroughs

Ware Shoals ā€“ Helen Jean Osborne Burroughs, 82, widow of James H. Burroughs, of Old Shoals Junction Road, died Tuesday, July 13, 2021 at the home of her daughter.

Born in Anderson County, she was a daughter of the late Robert William and Frances Lufkin Osborne. She was a member of Turkey Creek Baptist Church and was retired from Chiquola Mfg. Co. of Honea Path.

Surviving are two daughters, Beverly Helen Bumgardner of Ware Shoals and Donna B. Gragg (Dr. Jim) of Roebuck, a granddaughter raised in the home, Tiffany Marie Schaffer(Dennis) of Rogers, AK, a brother, Robert A. Osborne of Ware Shoals, a sister, Ruby Wideman of Ninety-Six, ten grandchildren and nine great grandchildren.

She was predeceased by a son James R. Burroughs, a daughter, Marie White, and a brother, Leroy Osborne.

Funeral services will be held at 1 PM Saturday, July 17, 2021 at Parker-White Funeral Home Chapel, Ware Shoals. Entombment will follow in Greenwood Memorial Gardens.

The family will be at their respective homes and will receive friends from 12 to 1 P.M. Saturday at Parker-White Funeral Home prior to the service. In Lieu of flowers memorials should be made to Spartanburg Regional Hospice, 686 Jeff Davis Drive, Spartanburg, SC 29303 or to the Humane Society of oneā€™s choice. Online condolences may be made at www.ParkerWhitePruitt.com

Service Details

  • Date: July 17, 2021
  • Time: 1 PM
  • Place: Parker-White Funeral Home Chapel, Ware Shoals
  • Cemetery: Greenwood Memorial Gardens Mausoleum
  • Visitation: 12 to 1 PM Saturday at Parker-White Funeral Home prior to the service.
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