Robert Eugene “Butch” Major, 70, resident of 301 Deason Street, husband of Gail Kuykendall Major, died June 17, 2013 at his home.
Born in Charlotte, NC, February 21, 1943, he was a son of the late Carl T. and Josie Elizabeth Bracknell Major. Mr. Major was a graduate of McCormick High School, a National Guard Veteran and retired from Monsanto/Solutia after over 34 years of service. He was a member of McCormick First Baptist Church.
Surviving in addition to his wife of the home are two daughters, Kathy Perry of Cross Hill and Kelly Major of Ninety Six; five grandchildren, Britney Blair of Ninety Six, Bobby Harvley Jr. of Greenwood, Brette Calkins of Cross Hill, Tyler Buchanan of Summerville and Kaydience Voiselle of Ninety Six; a great-grandson, Kameron Blair of Ninety Six; two brothers, Joseph Samuel Major of Edgefield and Carl Franklin Major of Jacksonville, FL. Mr. Major was predeceased by a daughter, Wendy Buchanan.
Graveside services will be conducted at 2:00 PM Thursday in the McCormick City Cemetery with Rev. Gary DeBerry officiating.
The family is at the home on Deason Street.
Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society, 2607 Commons Blvd., Augusta, GA 30909.
For online condolences visit www.blythfuneralhome.com.
Blyth Funeral Home & Cremation Services is assisting the Major family.