Frances C. Dreher

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Frances C. Dreher (Thornton)

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Richland, South Carolina, United States
Death: Died in Columbia, Richland, South Carolina, United States
Place of Burial: Elmwood Memorial Gardens, Columbia, Richland, South Carolina, United States
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Thoroughgood Clifford Thornton, Sr. and Leila Mae Thornton
Wife of Yancey Butler Dreher
Sister of Joseph Warren Thornton; Leonilla Mae Ketchen and Thomas C. Thornton

Managed by: Dan Cornett
Last Updated:

About Frances C. Dreher

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From FindAGrave:

Per her headstone: she was the wife of Yancey B. Dreher.

Per Richland County Marriage License Inquiry at http://www.richlandonline.com: Yancey Dreher and Frances Thornton were issued a marriage license on 08/02/1919, license #009478.

From her obituary found in The State 09 August 1975:

Mrs. Frances T. Dreher, 82, of 2215 Wallace Street died at the Baptist Hospital Friday after s short illness. She was born in Richland County, a daughter of the late P. C. Thornton and Leila McCreaight Thornton. She was a member of the St. Paul's Lutheran CHurch, a member of the Lutheran Church Women and the Women's Bible Class. She was the widow of Yancey B. Dreher Sr. Surviving are three daughters, Miss Frances Dreher and Mrs. W. Douglas (Margaret) Carroll of Columbia and Mrs. Charles H. (Betty Joe) Tucker of Rancho Cordova, Calif.; a son, Yancey B. Dreher Jr. of Columbia; two sisters, Mrs. George Kelley and Mrs. Robert Park Sr. of Columbia; a brother, Wilbur A. Thornton of Columbia and 11 grandchildren and 4 great-grandchildren.

Note: Her father was T. C. Thornton and her mother's last name was McCreight.

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Frances C. Dreher's Timeline

1893
June 9, 1893
Richland, South Carolina, United States
1975
August 8, 1975
Age 82
Columbia, Richland, South Carolina, United States
August 1975
Age 82
Columbia, Richland, South Carolina, United States
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