Gene Rudolph “Sonny” Greenwood,
82, the widower of Martha Jo Gandy Greenwood, departed this life Wednesday,
January 25, 2017 at McLeod Regional Medical Center.
Mr. Greenwood was
born the son of Jessie DeLeon Greenwood, Sr. and Sarah Huggins Greenwood
on May 23, 1934 in Johnsonville. He was a United States Army Veteran
and was formerly employed as an electrician/supervisor with Dupont Industries
for over 35 years. His greatest enjoyment and love was spending time on
the family farm. He attended the Trinity United Methodist Church
and was a recent resident of the Mabry House in the Presbyterian Community
of Florence. He was a devoted husband, loving father, cherished grandfather,
and loyal friend.
He leaves behind:
four children, Stephen (Angela) Greenwood, Michael (Ashley) Greenwood,
Glenda (Ed) Steck, and Lisa (Joel) Howell; and eleven grandchildren.
He was predeceased
by: his parents; his wife; and a brother, J.D Greenwood, Jr.
A Graveside service
will be 3PM, Sunday, January 29, 2017 at the Trinity United Methodist Church,
SC-51, Johnsonville, SC, directed by the Hemingway Chapel of McKenzie Funeral
Visitation will be
prior to the service from 1:30 – 2:30PM at the Hemingway Chapel of McKenzie