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Graveside Service

Forest Lawn Cemetery
Saturday October 23rd, 2021

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Harriette Devore Nabors

Harriette Devore Nabors


Harriette Devore Nabors, age 94, formerly of Laurens and resident of Harmony at Five Forks, passed away on Wednesday, October 20, 2021, at Upstate Community Hospice in Landrum.

She was born in Columbia and was a daughter of the late Harold Lee Devore and Julia Chapman Devore. Mrs. Nabors graduated from Presbyterian College and retired from The Laurens County Courthouse having work with Family Court and the Tax Assessor’s Office. After her retirement, she worked with Palmetto Heritage. Harriette was a faithful member of First Baptist Church of Laurens. She loved her family and especially her grandsons.

She is survived by: her daughter, Kaye Nabors Smith (Dwight) of Simpsonville; grandchildren, Chad Smith, Alex Smith and Drew Smith; brother and sister-in-law, Ike and Jean Nabors Bevill; and many special cousins, nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by her husband of 67 years, Floyd “Bot” Haskell Nabors.

Graveside services will be held 11:00 AM on Saturday, October 23, 2021, at Forest Lawn Cemetery conducted by Rev. Adair Rogers. The family will receive friends at the cemetery immediately following the graveside service.

Memorials may be made to First Baptist Church 300 West Main St., Laurens, SC 29360 or to Upstate Community Hospice, 260 Fairwinds Drive, Landrum, SC.

Condolences may be expressed online at www.thekennedymortuary.com

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Kaye I am so sorry to hear about your Mom. I am so sorry for your loss. You and your family are in my prayers.

Janice Wynn Nov 20 2021 12:43 PM

I'm very sorry to hear of your mom's passing. She was such a sweet and loving lady. Prayers for you and your family now and in the days to come.🙏🙏♥️

Bea Walker Oct 23 2021 1:33 PM

Kaye-- Harriett was one of my best friends--- We visited on the phone almost every day when you lived across the branch from us-- I surely have missed her-- Prayers

Jo Hazel Oct 22 2021 7:07 PM

Kay, I am so sorry to learn of your mother's passing. I will be praying for you and your family. Janet Good Walston

Janet G Walston Oct 22 2021 12:37 PM

Kay and family, we are so sorry for the passing of your mother. She was a sweet and kind lady. You were always her shinning light. Praying for you and your family.

Brenda B McNuer Oct 22 2021 11:43 AM

Kay, I have fond memories of your parents. I am so sorry for your loss!

Faye Freeman Burgess Oct 22 2021 11:12 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Harriette Nabors

Susan Nabors Smart Oct 22 2021 10:49 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Harriette Nabors

Jo Lynn Wilson Oct 22 2021 10:32 AM

Kaye, I have many fond memories of your mom and dad as we grew up in Laurens. Praying for peace and comfort for you and your family.

Kay Lumpkin Oct 22 2021 10:30 AM

Mrs. Nabors Family, She will be greatly missed. She was a sweet lady.

Vicki Talton Oct 22 2021 9:49 AM

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