John Alphonso Oliver 60, of 412 Spring Valley Road husband of Linda Griffin Oliver died January 24, 2020 at Self Regional Medical Center. He was born in Greenwood County July 27, 1959 a son of the late John Henry Oliver and Janie Cohen Oliver.
He was a member of Springfield Baptist Church. He was employed with Greenwood School District #50 and formerly employed with Grede Foundry.
He was a graduate of Greenwood High School Class of 1977.
He leaves to cherish his memory his loving wife Linda of the home, two sons, Tori Griffin of Greenwood and Derrikus Oliver ( Latonya) of Silverstreet, SC; two brother, Wayne Oliver of Queens, NY and Ronald Scott ( Denise) of Greenwood; two sisters, Priscilla Oliver of Greenwood and Joyce (Roosevelt) Fulton of Queens, NY; 10 grandchildren and host of nieces, nephews other relatives and friends.
Funeral services will be held 2:30 pm Saturday, February 1, 2020 at Springfield Baptist Church in Greenwood, SC with Rev.Dr. Robert Knox, Jr. officiating assisted by Rev. Queen Hagood, Rev. James Duncan and Rev. Jerry Brown.
Burial will be in the church cemetery.
Mr. Oliver will be placed in the church at 1:30 pm.
Pallbearers will be Eustace Mills, Mark Sibert, Gregory Sibert, Stan Moore, Wayne Oliver and Herbert Parks.
Flower bearers will be Gloria Daniels, Bridgette Wims, Carla Davis, Regina Williams, Josie Elmore, Quetta Tolbert and Alfedia Mowatt.
Honorary Escorts will be his lifelong friends, Ralph Coleman, John Hamilton, David Gilchrist, and Willie Richardson.
The family is at the home 412 Spring Valley Road; Greenwood
Percival Tompkins Funeral Home is honored to serve the Oliver family.