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Fred A. Cashion

April 10, 1929 ~ May 12, 2018 (age 89)

 Fred A. Cashion, 89, of Greenville, husband of Shirley Jones Cashion, died Saturday May 12, 2018.

  Born in Greenville, he was the son of the late Emerson Ponder Cashion and Lila Cornelia Coleman.

  Mr. Cashion was a veteran of the U.S. Navy and served in the Korean War as a Radioman. He was a graduate of Furman University with a degree in business management. He retired from the Greenville News after working in the advertising department.

  He was a member of Dacusville UMC where he helped organize the men’s breakfasts. He also enjoyed golfing and fishing.  

  He is survived by two sons, Ben Cashion and Dan Cashion (Debbie); two daughters, Linda Rostampour (Chuck) and Dianne Powers (Andy); grandchildren, Corey and Kyle Cashion, Emily and Chelsea Rostampour, and Travis and Zane Powers; and a great grandchild Taylor Stake; and special friend, Amanda Powell.

  A graveside service will be held Friday, May 18, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. at Dacusville United Methodist Church Cemetery.

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