Funeral Arrangements Announced for USC Upstate Student Odell Gaither

July 8, 2015 at 5:10 pm

Odell GaitherFuneral arrangements for USC Upstate student Odell Gaither, 21, of 2301 Ridgeway Road, Lugoff, S.C., will be held at 3 p.m. Friday, July 10, 2015, at Sawney Creek Baptist Church, 14605 State Highway 34 East, Ridgeway, S.C. Burial will follow in Fairfield Community Cemetery in Winnsboro, S.C.

Visitation will be held from 2 – 7 p.m. Thursday, July 9, 2015 at Nelson’s Funeral Home, LLC, 270 N. Dogwood Ave., Ridgeway, S.C., and again at 2 p.m. Friday, July 10 at the church.

Gaither, a junior majoring in physical education and teacher education and also a member of the SAE fraternity at USC Upstate, died Sunday, July 5, 2015, in Greenville Memorial Hospital after complications from drowning.