Gordon David Seay

January 6, 1939 - July 13, 2022
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Gordon David Seay, Sr., 83, died peacefully at his home on Wednesday, July 13, 2022 after an extended illness. Born in Spartanburg, S.C., he was the husband of Diane Hallman Seay and the son of the late William Rufus and Ruby Cleveland Seay. Gordon attended Paris High School, Furman University, and New York University SchoolContinue Reading

Sandra Upton left a message on July 21, 2022:
Every time I go to the Poinsett Club I will have a martini and think of Gordon and how he could make a boring Realtor Function much more fun with a martini 🍸 from the bar down stairs. He was truly a gem and will be remembered with great fondness by so many .
Charles Hughes left a message on July 20, 2022:
Diane, So sorry to to learn about Gordon. We go way back to Lees-Wright, Furman, and the beach. Gordon, Fayssoux, Maroney, several others and I were always getting into mischief. He was truly a nice guy, and I will miss seeing him around. My thoughts are with you and the family. Deepest sympathy, Charles
Amy Gaines left a message on July 19, 2022:
Britt, So sorry to hear of your loss. Praying for you and your family. Amy Gaines
Bob Thompson left a message on July 19, 2022:
What a warm, outgoing man who cared so much for his family and community. I knew Gordon as a Furman peer and a Clothier. Always impressed with his friendly, helpful nature. One of the good guys. Bob thompson
Michael Shain left a message on July 19, 2022:
Dear Seay Family, My deepest condolences to you regarding Gordon’s passing. I have many fond memories of him from Lees Wright to North Main St. He was a fine man and a pleasure to know.
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Hal Hall left a message on July 18, 2022:
A great man and Y buddy for many great years. I still can hear his laugh! I will miss him.
Terry Jackson, Rock Hill, SC left a message on July 18, 2022:
Cathleen and Brit, We extend our sincere condolences to you and your family.
Larry Epps left a message on July 17, 2022:
Mrs. Seay and family, Diane, I just saw that your dear husband, Gordon, passed away recently. For yours and your families’ loss, I extend my sincere sympathies. He was a fine, successful gentleman. I wish you the very best of everything, and I remember our professional lives with the school district; a wonderful time. God bless you and your family, Larry Epps
Robert Donald ( Don ) Bridges left a message on July 17, 2022:
I recall very positive attitudes and encouragement from Gordon during my high school experiences in sports at Paris High School and later in senior running events with the Greenville Track Club. Gordon was not hesitant to mention you as a friend and recognize you in running events on those special occasions. He was a mentor for his selfless attitude carried with him for all the time I knew him. I know he has left a good legacy for his family to follow.
Donna Gregory Dowling left a message on July 17, 2022:
Please accept our sincere condolences. I believe Gordon was a dear classmate of our treasured cousin, Susan Hannon Bracknell. We remember him from his time on Main Street where his shop was near Cochran’s where my mother, Carolyn Gregory, worked for many years. Always a sharp dresser and such a gentleman!
Deborah & Tom Marchant left a message on July 17, 2022:
Deborah & I have fond memories of Gordon going back to his times at Lees-Wright Clothiers at Lewis Plaza Shopping Center in Greenville…and later with my brother, Seabrook Marchant, at The Marchant Company in Greenville. Thanks, Gordon, for all you did for Greenville. With sympathy. Deborah & Tom Marchant+ 379 Golden Bear Drive, J2 Pawleys Island, SC 29585
Bill Langley left a message on July 17, 2022:
I attended Paris School with Gordon for 11 years. We played all sports together in high school as well as lifeguarding at Paris Mountain State Park. I remember Gordon as a fierce competitor and an outstanding player in football, basketball, baseball, and track and field. He was outstanding in every sport and a great teammate. He was a great friend and will be truly missed at Paris School reunions. May God truly bless and comfort Diane and his family.
Dick Stanley left a message on July 17, 2022:
Diane- I was sorry to hear of your loss. I wish I could offer more than prayers and best wishes for the future. Dick
Robert Palmer left a message on July 17, 2022:
Prayers for the family. 🙏
Jim Roberts left a message on July 17, 2022:
I had known Gordon for over 20 years as a fellow member of the Greenville Track Club. He was a complete gentleman and role model for all ages. Gordon, along with Nancy Bell, was recognized with a Greenville Track Club LIFE member plaque in 2019 for his extraordinary contributions to the GTC.
Lucinda Watson left a message on July 17, 2022:
Liz and family... I am so sorry for the loss of your Father..Thinking of you today and the days ahead of you..Hugs
Thomas McAfee Funeral Homes left a message:
Please accept our deepest condolences for your family's loss.
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