Dellacene Rutherford, 89, Anderson, died Saturday, Feb. 16, 2013, at Community Hospital of Anderson following a brief illness. She was born on Aug. 15, 1923, in Lapel, to Ray and Martha (Sylvester) Green.
She is survived by her daughter, Jean Lloyd of Lapel; three grandsons, John (Rhonda) Lloyd of Lapel, Ron (Shelley) Lloyd, and David Lee (Jennie) Lloyd all of Anderson; and six great-grandchildren; one great-great-granddaughter; and one sister, Alice Breese of Lapel.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband of 69 years, Ollie Rutherford; one sister, Helen Jones; three brothers, Otis, Hilbert, and Benny Green; and her son-in-law, David E. Lloyd.
A funeral service will be held at 1 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2013, at Scott E. Hersberger Funeral Home in Lapel with Rev. Neal Brown officiating. Burial will follow in Brookside Cemetery, Lapel.
Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2013, at Scott E. Hersberger Funeral Home, 1010 North Main Street, Lapel.
Memorial contributions may be made to Alzheimers Association.
Online condolences: www.hersbergerfuneralhome.com