Gweneth (Fulton) Corwin Kirkpatrick
Gweneth Fulton Corwin Kirkpatrick, age 99, of Greenville, SC, and formerly of Shelby, died Wednesday, October 13, 1999 at Greenville Memorial Hospital, in Greenville, SC.
She was born March 9, 1900 in Caledonia, Ohio, the daughter of Weslely James and Meta F. (Burtsfield) Fulton. She attended Shelby City Schools and had been employed at Ellery’s Grocery Store in Shelby. She was a member of the Hampton Park Baptist Church in Greenville.
She is survived by a stepdaughter and spouse: Eileen and Robert Baker of Shelby; 2 sisters: Dorothy Gillespie of Arizona and Elizabeth Hesselden of Mansfield; several step-grandchildren and great-grandchildren; nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her first husband, Wilmuth T. Corwin; her second husband, Leon Kirkpatrick, 2 brothers: Chalmer and Kenneth Fulton; 1 sister, Violet Fulton; and 2 step sons, William E. Corwin and Dwight Corwin.
Calling hours will be on Saturday from noon until 1:00 PM. Funeral services will be at 1 :00 PM at the Turner Funeral Home in Shelby with Rev. Robert Becker, Pastor of the First Baptist Church officiating. Burial will be in Oakland Cemetery in Shelby.