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Jones Funeral Home - Jacksonville
Saturday December 5th, 2015
1:00pm - 2:00pm

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Jones Funeral Home - Jacksonville
Saturday December 5th, 2015

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Jones Funeral Home - Jacksonville
Saturday December 5th, 2015

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Bot Nabors

Floyd "Bot" Haskell Nabors, 92, formerly of Woodland Way and husband of Harriette DeVore Nabors passed away Sunday, January 28, 2018, at McCall Hospice House in Simpsonville.Born in Laurens County, he was the son of the late Robert Rush and Gertrude Hollingsworth Nabors. A U.S. Navy veteran of W.W. II, Mr. Nabors was formerly employed with Laurens Hosiery Mill and retired from Durham Life Insurance Company. He was a member of First Baptist Church and was also a mason.Surviving in addition to his wife are his daughter, Kaye Nabors Smith and husband Dwight of Simpsonville; grandchildren, Alexander Haskell Smith and Andrew Rush Smith; sister, Jean Nabors Bevill and husband Ike of Tennille, GA; brother-in-law, Buddy Hudson of Laurens; and numerous nieces and nephews.In addition to his parents, he was predeceased by his sisters, Vivian Nabors Davis, Evelyn Nabors Cunningham, Emmie Nabors Hudson, and Barbara Ann Nabors.Funeral services will be held 2:00 PM Wednesday, January 31, 2018, at First Baptist Church conducted by Rev. Rickey Letson. A private burial with Military Honors will be held in Forest Lawn Cemetery.The family will be at their respective homes and will receive friends in the sanctuary immediately following the service.Memorials may be made to First Baptist Church, 300 W. Main St., Laurens, SC 29360.Condolences can be expressed to the family at www.thekennedymortuary.com. To send flowers or a memorial gift to the family of Bot Nabors please visit our Sympathy Store.

Cemetery Details

Forest Lawn Cemetery
765 East Main Street
Laurens, SC, 29360


JAN 31. 2:00 PM (EST)

First Baptist Church

300 West Main Street

Laurens, SC

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Kaye, I am so very sorry to hear of the loss of your father. Know that you and your family are in my thoughts and prayers. Bea Lee Walker

Bea Walker Jan 31 2018 12:00 AM

Dwight,Kaye and Family, Sorry for the loss of your loved one. You will be in my family's thoughts and prayers at this sad time. Scott Manley

Scott Manley Jan 31 2018 12:00 AM

Kaye, Dwight, and Family,I am so sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers will be with you during these times. James Mabry

James Mabry Jan 31 2018 12:00 AM

So sorry for your loss Dwight & family.

jeff barnett Jan 30 2018 12:00 AM

Dear Kaye, Dwight and Family:I am very sad to hear of your loss. Please know that others are thinking of you at this most difficult time. My thoughts and prayers go out to you.May God bless you and give you peace, comfort and strength in the days ahead.Sincerely,Tim Caudle

Tim Caudle Jan 30 2018 12:00 AM

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