Ralph D. Forrester


Passed: Monday, December 17, 2018
Funeral: Friday, December 21, 2018

Age: 94
Location: Greer, SC

Ralph Dalton Forrester, 94, passed away December 17, 2018.

A native of Greenville County, son of the late Thomas and Lillie Campbell Forrester, he was a U.S. Navy Veteran, a retired building contractor and a member of Pleasant Hill Baptist Church.


Surviving are his wife, Willodean Mills Forrester of the home; two sons, Dean Forrester (Molly) and Kevin Forrester (Pam) both of Greer; a daughter, Rhonda Alderman (Max) of Statesboro, GA; three sisters, Effie Stewart and Floy Sloan both of Greer and Ruth Ellen Clayton of Campobello; seven grandchildren and thirteen great-grandchildren.

Mr. Forrester was predeceased by one grandson, Jamey Alderman, two sisters, Edith Seay and Ina Kemp and two brothers, Cecil Forrester and Quain Forrester.

Funeral Services:

Funeral services will be held 3:00 p.m. Friday, December 21, 2018 at Pleasant Hill Baptist Church, conducted by Rev. Ronnie Williams, Rev. Joe Seay and Rev. Max Alderman.

Burial will follow in the church cemetery.

Pallbearers will be John Kemp, Andrew Smith, Jerry Thompson, Ashley Alderman, Hunter Forrester and Corbin Brooks.

Visitation will be held 1:30-2:45 p.m. Friday at the church.

The family is at the home.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Purple Heart Homes, P.O. Box 5535, Statesville, NC 28687.

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

Wood Mortuary

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