OBIT Arthur Echolls Earley
Arthur E. Earley BLACKSBURG - Arthur Echolls Earley, 72, of Lime St., died at nis nome at 8:30 p.m Friday. - A native of McDowell County, N. C, he was a son of the late Fate and Roxie Ann Bridges Earley. He had lived in Blacks-burg for 13 years. He was a retired carpenter and member of Broad River Baptist Church. - Survivors include his wife, Mrs. Mary Riser Earley; three daughters, Mrs. Pauline Mulli-nax, Mrs. Delia Blanton and Mrs. Mildred Thompson of Gaffney; five sons, Everett of Greenville, Blaine of Spartanburg, Carl and Charles of Gaffney, and TSgt. Wayne Earley of the U. S. Marine Corps in Palms, Calif.; two stepdaughters, Mrs. C. B. Peterson of Blacksburg and Mrs. Kenneth Floyd of Ft. Walton Beach, Fla.; one sister, Mrs. Hester McMurray of Cliffside; two brothers, Volney Earley of Bos-tic, N. C, and McKinley Earley of Cliffside; 19 grandchildren and four great grandchildren. Funeral services will be conducted Sunday at 3:30 p.m. at the Broad River Baptist Church by Rev. J. M. Pickler and Rev. Joe Belcher. Burial will be in the El Bethel Church Cemetery. The Shuford Hatcher Funeral Home is in charge.