Donald Ray Hovis, Sr., 70, husband of Brenda Harvey Hovis, passed away Monday, November 5, 2012, at Self Regional Hospital in Greenwood.
Reared in Ware Shoals, he was the son of the late John and Mary Dodgens Hovis. Retired from Monsanto, Mr. Hovis was of the Church of God Faith.
Surviving in addition to his wife, Brenda are: sons, Tim Hovis of the home and Don Hovis, Jr. and wife Norma of Ware Shoals; sisters, Gloria Simpson and husband Bobby of Waterloo and Patricia Sisk of Greenwood; grandchildren, Heather Hovis of Laurens and Morgan Hovis of Ware Shoals; and great granddaughter, Alyssa Hovis of Ware Shoals.
Funeral services will be held at 2:00 pm Thursday, November 8, 2012, in The Kennedy Mortuary Chapel with burial following in Greenwood Memorial Gardens.
The family will be at the home of his granddaughter, Heather Hovis, 201 Lake St., Laurens, and will receive friends at The Kennedy Mortuary Chapel, one hour prior to the service.
Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.thekennedymortuary.com.