Dean Davenport

Ware Shoals - Dean Davenport, 75, of Cedar Street, Ware Shoals, died Wednesday, January 26, 2022 at Self Regional Healthcare in Greenwood.

Born in Laurens, he was a son of the late Thomas Berry and Maggie Pace Davenport. He was a farmer, loved fishing and was of the Holiness faith.

He is survived by his son Chris Davenport (Mandy) of Statesville, NC, two daughters, Teresa Pope (Timothy) of Lincolnton, NC and Lisa Wright (Jonathan) of Newton-Conover, NC, a sister, Sara Fortner of Stanley, NC, nine grandchildren, Kaitlin Walters, Paige Jenkins, Jason Clark, Austin Pope, Savannah Pope, Isaac Wright, Jonathan Wright, Emma Davenport, and Hunter Davenport.

He was pre-deceased by two brothers, Arthur Leroy Davenport and Charles Thomas Davenport.

Graveside services will be held at 2 PM Monday, January 31, 2022 at Laurens City Cemetery, Laurens, SC with Rev. Byron Wood officiating.

The family is at their respective homes and will receive friends from 1-2:00 P.M. at the Laurens City Cemetery on Monday prior to the service at the graveside.

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Service Details

  • Date: Monday January 31, 2022
  • Time: 2 PM
  • Place: Graveside
  • Cemetery: Laurens City Cemetery
  • Visitation: 1 to 2 PM at the Cemetery prior to the service
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