Frances C. Dreher (Thornton)
|Birthplace:||Richland, South Carolina, United States|
|Death:||Died in Columbia, Richland, South Carolina, United States|
|Place of Burial:||Columbia, Richland, South Carolina, United States|
|Managed by:||Dan Cornett|
Historical records matching Frances C. Dreher
About Frances C. Dreher
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.