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Tony Edgar Major

Tony Edgar Major, 68, resident of 248 Colony East passed away Tuesday April 12, 2016 at Self Regional Medical Center.

Born in Abbeville Co. SC, he was a son of the late Jimmy Major and Cora Maeline Graham Major.

Tony was retired from South Carolina Electric and Gas Authority with over 27 years of service. Tony loved the outdoors and especially riding his motorcycle. He will be remembered for his kind and caring nature toward all of his friends and family. He will be greatly missed by his loving and caring family.

Survivors include three daughters, Lynn Herron, Donna Cheek and Dana Smith all of Abbeville, SC; five sisters, Judy Powell of Elberton, GA, Dianne Todd of Lincolnton, GA, Cheryl Marie Fleming of Donalds, SC, Ann Pressley of Abbeville, SC and Sue Mitchell of Due West, SC; nine grandchildren and numerous great-grandchildren; and a special friend Doug Chapman of Abbeville, SC.

He was preceded in death by a brother Ronnie Major.

Funeral services will be conducted Friday April 15, 2016 at 2:00 PM in the Chandler Chapel at Chandler-Jackson Funeral Home. The burial will follow in Forest Lawn Memory Gardens. The family is at the home 248 Colony East Abbeville, SC.

The family will receive friends from 12:30 until 2:00 PM Friday afternoon at the funeral home prior to services.

Memorials in memory of Tony may be made to St. Jude's Children's Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, TN. 38105.


Chandler-Jackson Funeral Home
208 South Main Street
Abbeville, SC  29620
Friday, April 15, 2016
12:30 til 2:00 PM


Funeral Home
Chandler Chapel, Chandler-Jackson Funeral Home
208 South Main Street
Abbeville, SC  29620
Friday, April 15, 2016
2:00 PM


Forest Lawn Memory Gardens
2699 Hwy 72 W
Abbeville ,  SC  29620

Memorial Contributions

St. Jude's Children's Hospital
262 Danny Thomas Place
Menphis, TN 38105

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Hey Girls, Just found out about your loss, Im so sorry for your lost. May God give you strength through out the days,. My prayers are with you. Love you all

Maye OBannon Apr 15 2016 12:00 AM

We are so sorry for the loss of Tony . May God wrap his loving arms around you. Prayers for comfort and peace.

Donnie and Ree Ree Ashley Apr 14 2016 12:00 AM

Sorry for the loss of your Dad. All of you will be in my prayers. Tony will be missed. He was a tough man. I know he cared deeply for his girls and loved all of you. He had us tough battle and her e fought hard. Love all of you

Sadie Page Johnson Apr 14 2016 12:00 AM

I,m so sorry for your loss .he was a very kind loving person who i always loved so much and held in my heart.my thoughts and prayers are with ya,ll at this time.

janice hardy Apr 14 2016 12:00 AM

Lynn Donna and Dana so sorry about your dad passing away! It is hardLosing a parent mama has been gone for 3 years now and it still So hard without her here! Prayers going up for all of you Love you all.

Yvonne & Kevin Simpson Apr 13 2016 12:00 AM

So sorry to hear Tony has passed away. I grew up with him in Calhoun Falls. Great memories with his family and mine. Praying for Gods peace and comfort at this sad time.

June McCall Apr 13 2016 12:00 AM

We are so sorry for your loss, we are all praying that God will comfort you during this sad time

Debbie Hawthorne Apr 13 2016 12:00 AM