John Few

John Few


Passed: Saturday, December 24, 2016
Funeral: Wednesday, December 28, 2016

Age: 76
Location: Greer, SC

Johnny Douglas Few, 76, passed away December 24, 2016 at his home.

A native of Greenville County, he was the son of the late James and Verena Few.

John was a faithful Christian and a member of Pleasant Grove Baptist Church.

John was employed with BellSouth for 30 years and after retirement, ran the Civitan Rehabilitation Workshop for 15 years.

He was presently employed with the South Carolina Vocational Rehabilitation Center.

He was dedicated in everything he did.


Surviving is his wife of 55 years, Celia Edwards Few; his daughter, Paula Donnelly; two sons, Doug Few and David Few (Erin) and three grandchildren, Tiffany Donnelly Miller (Jonathan) Emma and Jake Few.

He is also survived by a brother, Jim Few (Elsie) and a sister, Joan Holtzclaw (Dennis).

Funeral Services:

Funeral services will be held 2:00 p.m. Wednesday, December 28, 2016 at Pleasant Grove Baptist Church, conducted by the Rev. Todd Johnson, John?s son, Rev. David Few and his brother-in-law, Rev. Dennis Holtzclaw.

Burial will follow in Pleasant Grove Baptist Church Cemetery.

Pallbearers will be Brian Holtzclaw, Jeff Holtzclaw, Jonathan Miller, Brian Fowler, Mike Shackelford, Mac Hamby, Sidney Ackerman and Jeff Ackerman.

Visitation will be held 12:30-1:45 p.m. Wednesday prior to the service at the church.

The family is at the home.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the General Fund of Pleasant Grove Baptist Church, 1002 S. Buncombe Road, Greer, SC 29651.

Online condolences may be made at www.thewoodmortuary.com.

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