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Edna Bratcher

Honea Path – Edna Ruth Waldrup Bratcher, 72, widow of Harvey Junior Bratcher, of Gunnells Road, died Thursday, June 30, 2022 at her home.


Born in Anderson County, she was a daughter of the late Elbert Lamar and Ruth Cox Waldrup. She was a member of Bethany Baptist Church and retired from Ownings-Corning Fiberglass.

Surviving are: two sons, Lamar Bratcher and Jamie Bratcher, both of the home; three sisters, Clarice Griffin of KY, Nancy Lou Arnold of Piedmont and Carolyn Kelley of Townville; two grandchildren, Mason Bratcher and Gracie Bratcher; and a great-granddaughter, Layla Grace McGaha.

Mrs. Bratcher was preceded in death by her parents; her husband; three brothers, Elbert, Snook and Thomas; and four sisters, Elaine Rush, Martha Ann Hanks, Gloria Walls and Diane Waldrup.

Memorial services will be held at 11 A. M. Tuesday, July 5, 2022 at Bethany Baptist Church Cemetery with Rev. Tim Edmonds and Rev. Carroll Plemmons officiating.

The family will receive friends immediately following the service at the graveside. In lieu of flowers, the family request memorials be made to Bethany Baptist Church, 1632 Bethany Church Rd, Belton, SC 29627 or to Hospice of the Upstate, 1835 Rogers Rd, Anderson, SC 29621. Messages of condolence may be made to the family at

Service Details

  • Date: Tuesday, July 5, 2022
  • Time: 11 A.M.
  • Place: Bethany Baptist Church Cemetery
  • Visitation: Immediately following the service at the graveside
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