Obituaries

Joseph Case
B: 1935-03-04
D: 2018-08-16
View Details
Case, Joseph
Alice Pearce
B: 1934-03-23
D: 2018-08-16
View Details
Pearce, Alice
Ruth Ford
B: 1956-11-28
D: 2018-08-08
View Details
Ford, Ruth
Pamela Ginn
B: 1958-03-18
D: 2018-08-07
View Details
Ginn, Pamela
Leonard Terry
B: 1927-02-03
D: 2018-08-06
View Details
Terry, Leonard
Donald Tomlinson
B: 1939-12-23
D: 2018-08-06
View Details
Tomlinson, Donald
Waymon Billingsley
B: 1945-11-15
D: 2018-08-05
View Details
Billingsley, Waymon
Regina George
B: 1960-06-21
D: 2018-08-04
View Details
George, Regina
Cecil Earp
B: 1963-01-25
D: 2018-08-01
View Details
Earp, Cecil
Joseph Recklitis
B: 1945-10-03
D: 2018-07-30
View Details
Recklitis, Joseph
Charlene Mason
B: 1931-11-02
D: 2018-07-28
View Details
Mason, Charlene
Sara Smith
B: 1940-05-19
D: 2018-07-27
View Details
Smith, Sara
Ennis Bagwell
B: 1959-05-04
D: 2018-07-27
View Details
Bagwell, Ennis
Paula Smitherman
B: 1947-09-28
D: 2018-07-26
View Details
Smitherman, Paula
Kevin Reardon
B: 1951-02-27
D: 2018-07-26
View Details
Reardon, Kevin
Eleanor Dangerfield
B: 1943-05-08
D: 2018-07-24
View Details
Dangerfield, Eleanor
Blandina Mock
B: 1929-08-21
D: 2018-07-23
View Details
Mock, Blandina
Ina McDonald
B: 1938-08-27
D: 2018-07-20
View Details
McDonald, Ina
John Evans
B: 1941-07-10
D: 2018-07-19
View Details
Evans, John
Sara Stinson
B: 1961-04-09
D: 2018-07-18
View Details
Stinson, Sara
Joseph Robichaud
B: 1943-07-12
D: 2018-07-16
View Details
Robichaud, Joseph

Search

Use the form above to find your loved one. You can search using the name of your loved one, or any family name for current or past services entrusted to our firm.

Click here to view all obituaries
Search Obituaries
  • Office Hours
  • Monday-Friday 9-5
  • Saturday-Sunday By Appointment

  • (864) 241-5093
  • 1017 Mauldin Road
    Greenville SC 29607
  • palmettomortuary@gmail.com

The Memorial Candle Program has been designed to help offset the costs associated with the hosting this Tribute Website in perpetuity. Through the lighting of a memorial candle, your thoughtful gesture will be recorded in the Book of Memories and the proceeds will go directly towards helping ensure that the family and friends of Jean Irvin can continue to memorialize, re-visit, interact with each other and enhance this tribute for future generations.

Thank you.

Cancel
Select Candle

Obituary for Jean Irvin

Jean  Irvin
Jean Irvin, 93, went to be with the Lord on January 25, 2018.

She was predeceased by her loving husband, Richard Irvin; her parents, Harvey and Edna Myers; her stepmother, Ruth Myers; and her brother, Paul Myers (Dorothy).

She is survived by her adoring children, Christa Gates (Keith predeceased), Richard K. Irvin (Bonnie), Lauren Foster (Jerry), Scott Irvin, and Beth Moody (Rick); 16 grandchildren; and 8 great grandchildren.

Jean was born September 13, 1924 in Altoona, Pennsylvania. She graduated from Altoona High in 1942 and entered Methodist Hospital School of Nursing in Philadelphia the same year. She graduated on December 15, 1945. She went on to work at the Episcopal Hospital in Philadelphia.

She met Richard Eugene Irvin during WWII while caring for his mother. They married on February 14, 1947. After moving to New York, she gave up her career to have 5 children. She began private nursing as her last child started school.

She was a devoted follower of Jesus Christ, as was her husband. They raised their children at Franklin Avenue Baptist Church and later became a Reformed Presbyterian. They spent their final years as members of Woodruff Road Presbyterian.

She remained absolutely adored by her husband until his death on April 2, 2017. They were married 70 wonderful years and will be missed by many.

The family would like to thank Interim Hospice, especially Amy, Heidi, Vicki, and Angela and Jen, Cheryl, Peggy, Kendall, and Danielle of Oakleaf Assisted Living.

A Memorial Service will be held at Woodruff Road Presbyterian Church, 2519 Woodruff Rd, Simpsonville on Monday, January 29, 2018 at 6:30 pm.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Piedmont Women's Center in Greenville, South Carolina or Calvary Home for Children in Anderson, South Carolina.
Order Flowers
Recently Shared Condolences
Recently Lit Memorial Candles
Recently Shared Stories
Recently Shared Photos