Laymon “Buddy” Luther Echols

May 6, 1934 - June 17, 2022
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Buncombe Street United Methodist Church
200 Buncombe Street
Greenville, SC 29601
Tuesday 6/21, 10:30 am - 11:45 am
Buncombe Street United Methodist Church
200 Buncombe Street
Greenville, SC 29601
Tuesday 6/21, 12:00 pm

Laymon Luther “Buddy” Echols, 88, husband of the late of Billie Rainey Echols died Friday, June 17, 2022, at his home surrounded by his family. Born in Greenville, he was the son of the late Laymon Luther and Martha Posey Echols. Buddy was a lifelong member of Buncombe Street United Methodist Church and a faithfulContinue Reading

Joe H Ward left a message on June 23, 2022:
Scottie and family, We just learned today of Buddy’s death. We had to tell you that he was one of favorite people in the world…..the good times we had at the Retreat and in Greenville will never be forgotten. You have our prayers and thoughts. Joe and Shannon Ward
Roger Gilbert left a message on June 22, 2022:
Mr.Exhols was such a good man,my father ran the service station in front for years and Buddy was always there to help.i will always look up to him.
Pam Fowler Copeland left a message on June 21, 2022:
Scottie and Mary. I use to babysit you when you were really little. Your parents were so good to me. Your mom was like a mentor to me. I have such good memories of your parents and you. I’m so sorry for your loss and will be praying God will bless you with comfort and many wonderful memories. Pam Fowler Copeland
Michael Shain left a message on June 19, 2022:
Bud was a fine man with an old school work ethic. I enjoyed knowing him. The Echols Family is in our thoughts and prayers.
Mike Phillips left a message on June 18, 2022:
Such a special man! Always with a smile and a wry sense of humor! Will miss Buddy so very much!
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Robert Barry Hughes left a message on June 18, 2022:
I met Buddy and Billie some years ago and regarded them as fine people. Billie especially was very congenial and I enjoyed knowing her. No less for Buddy as I did not speak with him as much. This took place in their home and it was a pleasure knowing them. Barry Hughes [Belk Simpson Co.]
Joanne Iannone Terrell left a message on June 17, 2022:
For the Echols Family, My husband David and I loved Buddy. He was such a very sweet man we ever met. We loved Billie too. We are very sorry you lost the loved one. We will miss them very much. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. Joanne Iannone Terrell & my husband David Terrell
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