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Frank Edward “Ed” McLeod, Sr. - Obituary



Frank Edward “Ed” McLeod, Sr., of Newberry, died Sunday, August 31, 2014, on his 84th
birthday, at Palmetto Health Richland.

Born on August 31, 1930 in Newberry County, he was the son of the late John Robert McLeod,
Sr. and Azilee Satterwhite McLeod. He was a faithful and dedicated employee of the Torrington
Company until he retied in 1997. After retirement, he enjoyed raising beef cattle, growing
coastal Bermuda hay, and gardening. In his spare time, he enjoyed fishing and attending horse
shows to watch his daughter compete on Pride's Lady Dia. He was a member of Bush River Baptist Church, Joyful Hearts of Bush River Baptist Church, Bush River Young Farmers, Newberry Cattlemen's Association, S.C. Walking Horse Association, and N.C. Walking Horse Association.

He was married to Sadie Genobles McLeod for sixty years. He is survived by daughter, Beverly
McLeod of Newberry; son, Eddie McLeod (Darlene) of Newberry, grandchildren, Elizabeth
McLeod and Bobby McLeod; brother, Robert McLeod (Phoebe) of West Columbia; sister-in-law,
Catherine “Kitty” McLeod of Newberry, granddog, Mitsy; nieces, nephews, and cousins. He was
predeceased by a brother, J.C. McLeod of Newberry.

Funeral services were held Tuesday, September 2, 2014, at Bush River Baptist
Church by the Rev. Brian Preston and Rev. Michael Whitesides. Burial followed in the church
cemetery. Visitation was Monday from 6:00 – 8:00 pm at McSwain-Evans Funeral Home.
Memorials may be made to Bush River Baptist Church, 8935 Bush River Road, Newberry, SC
or to Palmetto Health Hospice, PO Box 352, Newberry, SC 29108.

Active pallbearers will be Jason Bishop, Terry Gugel, Josh Long, Kevin Satterwhite, Steve
Satterwhite and Bobby Shuler.

Honorary pallbearers will be members of the Joyful Hearts.

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