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Shelby (Carter) Gilreath

August 23, 1947 ~ March 13, 2021 (age 73)


Shelby Carter Gilreath, 73, widow of Frederick Gilreath, Sr. of East Forth St. died Saturday, March 13, 2021 at Prisma Health Greenville Memorial Hospital.

She was the daughter of the late Rev. Thomas Ray Carter and Mary Tucker Carter. She was a member of Williamston Church of God.

Surviving are: son, Frederick “Freddy” Gilreath, Jr. (Tracy) of Belton; also reared in the home are: Chris Carter (Tanya), and Mark Carter (Ann) all of Anderson, Maria Carter of Anderson, and Cathy Spearman (Corey) of Williamston; brothers, Lonnie Carter (Bonnie), and Leon Carter (JoAnn); sister, Yvonne Bedingfield; grandchildren, Brandi (Michael) Williams, Kelsey (Jeremy) McMahan, Lilly Powell, and Langley Gilreath; great grandchildren, Mekenna, Maybree, Tinley.

She was preceded in death by her bothers, Jerry and Grady Carter.

Service will be held 2pm Tuesday at Williamston Church of God with Rev. Gene Graham and Rev. Brian Jennings officiating. Burial will follow at Greenville Memorials Gardens.

The family will receive friends from 6pm until 8pm Monday at Cox Funeral Home.

Flowers are optional or memorials may be made to Williamston Church of God @ 12 W 1st St, Williamston, SC 29697.

The family will be at their respective homes.

Cox Funeral Home is honored to serve the Gilreath family.

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March 15, 2021

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Cox Funeral Home
201 River Street
Belton, SC 29627

Funeral Service
March 16, 2021

2:00 PM
Williamston Church of God
12 W 1st St.
Williamston, SC 29697


Williamston Church of God
12 W 1st St., Williamston SC 29697

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