Spurgeon Ballenger Brian
- February 8, 1940 - July 10, 2012
- Greer, South Carolina
of Spurgeon 's Passing
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“Sallye, what a shock when we read the Kingsport obituary for Spurgeon. We lost
e-mail connection a while back and knew no problem he may have had....Read More »
1 of 15 | Posted by: Ronnie and Jean Dean - Kingsport, TN
“July 16, 2012
Ms. Sallye Brian and family
321 Werrington Ct.
Greer, S.C. 29651
Dear Sallye, Rhonda, Mark and Michele,
Ellen and...Read More »
2 of 15 | Posted by: Al and Ellen Robbins - Kingsport, TN
“Please accept our heartfelt condolences on the loss of your loved one.
3 of 15 | Posted by: Fred & Dianne Turner - TN
“Dear Family, Ben and I were sorry to hear about Spurgeon's death. We were at Chapman when he was there, so we were in high school together. I...Read More »
4 of 15 | Posted by: gwendolyn gramling - gramling, SC
“Sallye and family,
I was saddened to learn of your loss. My thoughts are with you and your family during this most difficult time.
...Read More »
5 of 15 | Posted by: Jack W. Adams
“Sallye, David and I did not know Spurgeon had been ill. We haven't seen you in so many years. Of course, we have fond memories of times we spent...Read More »
6 of 15 | Posted by: Dave and June Lunceford - TN
“Dear Sallye & family,Spurgeon was my first "boss" at Eastman and he got me off to a good start. He had the keenest mind for detail that I have ever...Read More »
7 of 15 | Posted by: H. Martin Chrsitian - Kingsport, TN
“We just wanted to say that we are so sorry for your loss and that we will keep all of your family in our prayers. May GOD comfort you and give you...Read More »
8 of 15 | Posted by: Carla Miller - Woodruff, SC
“I worked with Spurgeon for many years at Eastman Chemical Co. He was one of the most respected and well-thought-of men there. May God comfort your...Read More »
9 of 15 | Posted by: Sam Woodall - Kingsport, TN
Hated to hear of Spurgeon death. My thoughts and prayer are with you.
10 of 15 | Posted by: Roscoe Harrison - Kingsport, TN
“To the family: I was so sorry to learn of Spurgeon's death. I had lost track of him and Pearla Mae since school but there are a lot of fond...Read More »
11 of 15 | Posted by: Gene Ravan - Marietta, GA
“Sally & Family: Please accept our condolences. I have such fond memories of our time together at Chapman and Gramling High Schools. Spurgeon was so...Read More »
12 of 15 | Posted by: Cleveland Bishop - Kennesaw, GA
“Sally and all the family, Our deepest sympathy on the passing of Spurgeon. We have missed you in the neighborhood and at church. You will be in our...Read More »
13 of 15 | Posted by: Charles & Pat Sproles - TN
“I am sorry to learn of Spurgeon's death. Sally, I think of you, Spurgeon, and your family every time I look up to your Kingsport home. May God be...Read More »
14 of 15 | Posted by: Frances Blakemore - Kingsport, TN
“I am so sorry to hear of your loss. I will keep your family in my prayers. May the Lord give you comfort during this most difficult time.
15 of 15 | Posted by: ROSA CORIS - KINGSPORT, TN
Greer, SC---Spurgeon Ballenger Brian, 72, of Greer, SC, but formerly of Kingsport, TN. passed away Tuesday, July 10, 2012 at the Windsor House. Born in Inman, SC on February 8, 1940, he was the son of the late Mooney S. and Idelle (Ballenger) Brian and was the loving husband of Sallye (Jordan) Brian having celebrated 52 happy years of marriage. Mr. Brian was a graduate of Chapman High School, Clemson University and the University of Tennessee and worked for Eastman Chemical Company for more than 30 years as a Senior Training Executive. He was a veteran of the United States Army and a member of Burnsview Baptist Church in Greer, SC. In addition to his wife, he is survived by three children, Rhonda Sue Brian of Greer, SC, Mark R. Brian (Robin) of Anderson, SC and Michele M. Fischer (Justin) of Burlington, CT; one sister, Pearla Mae Perry (Robert) of Woodruff, SC and two grandchildren, Olivia and Lauren Fischer of Burlington, CT and several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by a daughter, Sharon Adele Brian. Funeral services will be held in the Seawright Funeral Chapel at 2:00 PM on Friday, July 13, 2012 with Rev. Tim Huckaby officiating. The family will receive friends immediately following the service at the funeral home. Private interment will be in Roselawn Memorial Gardens in Inman. Memorial donations maybe made to: Alzheimer's Association, SC Chapter, 4124 Clemson Blvd. Suite L, , Anderson, SC 29621 The family is at the home, 321 Werrington Ct., Greer, SC 29651. An online guest register is available at www.seawright-funeralhome.com.
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