Walter Stephen “Steve” Dacus
June 4, 1941 - October 1, 2021
Thomas McAfee Funeral Homes
Louie H and Barbara Gambrell
Karen Gonzalez (Garner) Light a candle
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Brushy Creek Baptist Church
4999 Old Spartanburg Road
Taylors, SC 29687
Wednesday 10/6, 1:30 pm

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Walter Stephen “Steve” Dacus, 80, loving husband of Peggy Dacus, died Friday, October 1, 2021. Born in Greenville, SC, he was the son of the late Walter and Ruth Summey Dacus. Steve was a faithful Christian who loved the Lord. He was a proud member of Brushy Creek Baptist Church. In his spare time, he…

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Harvey and Nita Tankersley left a message on October 7, 2021:
We both loved Steve for completely differing reasons.Nita grew up with Ann as her best friend; Steve and I were high school friendly rivals. We cannot retrieve lost time. See you in Heavan Steve😀
Billy Williams left a message on October 7, 2021:
Dear Peggy and Family, I'm keeping you all in my prayers. I counted Steve as my special friend and brother in Christ. May God's blessings and comfort rest upon each one. In Christian love, Billy Williams
Joan Greene left a message on October 7, 2021:
So sorry for your loss I really thought a lot of him. I know you will miss him. Sending prayers for you all. RIP
Kathy Babb left a message on October 6, 2021:
Peggy, Stephanie and Ty, Words cannot express my grief for you. Steve was the very best at everything mainly a great husband and father. I know you all will miss him terribly. But we all know he is in a beautiful place and that you will be able to see him again. My love for you all is wrapped with daily prayers for comfort and healing. I love you Peggy my friend and always here for you.
Louie H and Barbara Gambrell left a message on October 6, 2021:
Peggy, so sorry for your loss. Prayers for you and your family.
Peace of mind is a call away. We’re here when you need us most.
Elisabeth S Edwards left a message on October 6, 2021:
Our sympathies to Peg, Steph, Ty and families, Steve was a faithful friend to Sandy and certainly many others and we are so sorry for your loss. He was a remarkable man and always willing to share a prayer and good memories. He will be greatly missed and our hearts break with yours. With love and prayers, Sandy Stern and his family
Karen Gonzalez (Garner) left a message on October 5, 2021:
My love & prayers are lifted for you Peggy, Stephanie & Ty!
Tina Stephens left a message on October 5, 2021:
Dear sweet Peggy, Skip and I are so sorry to hear of Steve's passing. He will truly be missed. You all will be in our prayers. Heaven I'm sure is rejoicing as Steve was welcomed into the presence of the Lord. I'd like to think that my Mom was one of those heavenly saints welcoming Steve to his heavenly home. What a great rejoicing!!! May God comfort you in the days to come. Much love!! Tina and Skip Stephens
Don Bridges left a message on October 5, 2021:
I played on the track, baseball, football and basketball teams at Paris High School with Steve. I remember the 440 relay team ( upper state and state meets). I was sick at home when the football team pictures were made but got a trophy for best back. Steve was always a close friend with so many fun memories in sports. Peggy Lindley and her family were next door neighbors on Wade Hampton Blvd. and we were active members at H.H. Baptist church for my early years in high school. I cherish their friendship. I will always have good memories of Steve and will miss seeing Steve at those high school reunions. I look forward to many more years of friendship with Peggy and her family. May God be with you in recovering from your loss. Your friend, Don Bridges
Sandy Stern left a message on October 5, 2021:
Very sorry to hear of Steve’s passing. He meant so much to Sandy. He and his family send their deepest sympathies.
Sharon & Jean Frazier left a message on October 5, 2021:
Mother and I send our sincere condolences and heartfelt prayers in the loss of Steve. May he rest in eternal peace.
Carol Cox left a message on October 5, 2021:
Peggy; I just saw this in the paper. I’m so saddened to hear that Steve has gone. Know, I’ll always remember that smiling face and great sense of humor. He certainly is at his heavenly home. Love bunches, Carol
Rhonda Jones Vaughn left a message on October 4, 2021:
My deepest sympathy for the family. Peggy you will be in my prayers. I can remember how much Jane loved her brother Steve. Also, can remember hearing how much he loved and cared for his sweet Mother Ruth and helping with her needs. Loved that pic, rest in peace Steve.
Jenaffer Pitt left a message on October 4, 2021:
Peggy, Steph and Ty, I am so sorry to hear about the passing of Steve! He was such a great man and will be greatly missed by all! Sending love, hugs and prayers to all of you!❤️ Jenaffer
Bill Brookshire left a message on October 4, 2021:
Dear Peggy & Family We were saddened to hear of the passing of your Dear Husband, Steve. We send you our heartfelt sympathy and prayers during this difficult time. Love, Bill & Marian Brookshire
Mark & Susan McClure left a message on October 4, 2021:
Peggy, Ty, Stephanie and family, I am so very sorry to learn of Steve's homegoing. Steve has been a such a strong spiritual guidepost to me and many others for as long as I can remember. He was such a kind and gentle man that made an impact on all that knew him. My heart aches for you all and I will miss seeing his smiling face. His legacy will carry on through you all. All of our love and prayers. - Mark, Susan and the Girls
Jeater Smith Forrest. left a message on October 4, 2021:
Dear Family, you have my deepest Sympathy. Steve and my brother, Audie Smith loved hunting together. RIP
Thomas McAfee Funeral Homes left a message:
Please accept our deepest condolences for your family's loss.
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