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Official Obituary of

James B. Creel

November 9, 1952 ~ March 1, 2024 (age 71) 71 Years Old

James Creel Obituary

Mr. James Burnard Creel, 71, of Scranton, passed away Friday, March 1, 2024, at Grand Strand Medical Center, Myrtle Beach.

Mr. Creel was born on November 9, 1952, in Florence County, son of the late Alton E. Creel and Willa Maude Powell Creel. He was a Veteran of the United States Army and was a self-employed landscaper.

Surviving are his former wife, friend and mother of his children, Wanda Brendle Creel; children, Eric (Nancy) Creel, Erica (Mike) Brown and Ashley Creel; grandchildren, Tyree “TJ” Brown, Dylan Brown, KaMyah Brown, Preston Creel, Madison Creel and Cheyenne Hayes, affectionally known as “Big Bob”; siblings, Reba Crosby, Pearl (Jerry) Hargrove, Ronnie Creel, Tony (Renae) Creel and Wendell (Luke) Creel;

Mr. Creel was preceded in death by his parents; grandson, Branson Creel; brothers, Darryl Creel, Larry Creel and Earl (Naomy) Creel; nephew, Glen Creel.

The family would like to extend a special “Thank You” to Grand Strand Medical Center ICU and McLeod Regional Medical Center of the Pee Dee - Emergency Room Department.

The family will receive friends from 1:30 – 2:30 PM, Monday, March 4, 2024, at Carolina Funeral Home.

Graveside services will be 3:00 PM, Monday, March 4, 2024, at Gaskins Cemetery, Fennell Road, Lake City.  

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March 4, 2024

1:30 PM to 2:30 PM
Carolina Funeral Home
215 E. Hwy. 378 Bypass
Scranton, SC 29591

Graveside Service
March 4, 2024

3:00 PM
Gaskins Cemetery
796 Fennell Road
Lake City, SC 29560


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