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Obituary for Fred Albert Deese
Fred Albert Deese, 89 of Kershaw died Tuesday, February 11, 2014, at Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte. Services will be held 3:00 p.m. Sunday, February 16, 2014, at Midway Baptist Church with burial in the church cemetery. Rev. Todd Gandy will officiate. The family will receive friends from 2:00 to 3:00 p.m. prior to the service in the church Fellowship Hall. Mr. Deese , loving husband of the late Genolia Shaw “Jean” Deese was born in Lancaster on January 15, 1925. He was a former security guard with the following companies, Clark Control, A.O. Smith and Duracell. Mr. Deese was a member of Midway Baptist Church. Surviving are his sister, Gladys Catoe of Kershaw and a number of nieces and nephews including his niece, Susan Byrd and her husband Danny who were his caretakers. He was preceded in death by his wife, his infant son and a number of brothers and sisters. The family is at the home of Danny and Susan Byrd, 6069 Mt. Pisgah Road, Jefferson, S.C. 29718. Memorials in Mr. Deese’s memory may be made to Midway Baptist Church, 7760 Old Jefferson Highway, Kershaw, S.C. 29067.