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Marlyne R. Walker, Staff, Fairfield County Extension Office – November 29, 2022

Clemson University mourns the death of Marlyne R. Walker, a senior extension agent for Fairfield County. Walker died November 29, 2022. She had 21 years of service at Clemson and was a student enrolled in the Food, Nutrition, and Packaging Sciences doctoral program. “Marlyne was a selfless public servant, and will be truly missed by […]

Richard S. Miller, Associate Professor Mechanical Engineering – October 31, 2022

Clemson University mourns the death of Richard S. Miller, an Associate Professor in the Department of Mechanical Engineering. Miller died October 31, 2022. He worked at Clemson nearly 24 years. Service information will be shared when it becomes available. “Richard was a talented researcher, a great colleague and a good citizen of the department who […]

Retired associate professor Joyce ‘Marlene’ Snyder – October 22, 2022

Retired professor Joyce “Marlene” Snyder, 73, of Whitefish, Montana, died October 22, 2022. She earned her doctorate in education at the University of Nebraska, taught junior high and was a professor at the University of Nebraska before serving as a research associate professor for 15 years in Clemson’s Institute on Family and Neighborhood Life. She […]

Al Littlejohn, retiree – October 18, 2022

Retiree Albert Cooper Littlejohn Jr., 75, passed away on Tuesday, October 18, 2022, in Anderson. Littlejohn worked for Clemson University’s Communications/Video Production Center for 40 years and served as director for 13 years until his retirement in 2014. A graduate of the College of William and Mary, he was director of the student radio station, […]

Jay W. Lathrop, Professor Emeritus of Electrical and Computer Engineering – October 9, 2022

Jay Wallace Lathrop of Asheville, Professor Emeritus of Electrical Engineering, died on October 9, 2022. Lathrop entered the University of Maine as a 14-year-old and decided he wanted to become a physicist. At 15, he transferred to the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) where he received bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degrees in physics. Lathrop was employed […]

Frank McCloy Crane, retiree – August 27, 2022

Retiree Frank McCloy Crane, 88, of Six Mile, died Aug. 27, 2022. Crane retired in 1992 after 34 years at Clemson University. He was plumbing supervisor in University Facilities when he retired. Funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 30, in the Chapel of Duckett-Robinson Funeral Home. Burial will follow at Six […]

Martha ‘Missy’ Nail, retiree – August 17, 2022

Retiree Martha “Missy” Thompson Nail, 63, of Pendleton died Aug. 17, 2022. She worked at Clemson University from June 2000 to 2011 and again from June 2019 to January 2022, a total of 14 years. She worked in the Mailing and Distribution Center and University Facilities’ Custodial Shop. Nail attended T.L. Hanna High School and […]

Col. Everett Lane Thomas Jr., retired professor and acting dean – August 5, 2022

Former professor and acting Dean of Engineering Col. Everett Lane Thomas Jr. (Ret.), 91, died Friday, Aug. 5, 2022. Thomas joined the faculty of Clemson University in 1974 as director of Systems Engineering, a new graduate program. He also served as acting dean of Engineering from 1982 to 1983 and taught undergraduate industrial engineering prior […]