North Myrtle Beach, SC
Mr. Tavener Augustus Threatte, age 92, formerly of Cheraw, SC, entered into rest peacefully on Monday, April 5, 2021, at the home of his granddaughter in Warner, NH. A private graveside service will be held at Mt. Olivet United Methodist Church Cemetery in Cheraw, SC.
Mr. Threatte was born Feb 25, 1929, in Cheraw SC, a son of the late Barton Augustus and Rebecca "Reba" McBride Threatte. He was a US Army veteran of the Korean War and a retired employee of Burlington Industries. A faithful member of First United Methodist of Cheraw, Mr. Threatte was very active in the Men's Club and the church's annual BBQ. He was an avid outdoorsman who enjoyed hunting, fishing, and playing golf. His greatest passion was his family, and he will be lovingly remembered as a wonderful husband, father, and grandfather.
In addition to his parents, Mr. Threatte was also preceded in death by his son, John Wayne Threatte; and brother, Johnny Threatte.
Those left to cherish his memory are his beloved wife of 72 years, Beulah Roscoe Threatte; daughter, Joan Threatte Bobbitt of Warner, NH; grandchildren, Rebecca (Steve) Augeri of Warner, NH, Wayne (Cheryl) Threatte, Jr. of Florence, SC, and Minta Threatte of Florence, SC; 2 great-grandchildren; and 1 great great grandchild.
Memorials may be made to First United Methodist Church, “Fred Harris Sunday School Class” 117 Third Street, Cheraw, SC 29520.
Miller-Rivers-Caulder Funeral Home (www.mrcfuneralhome.com) of Chesterfield, SC, is serving the Threatte family.