A native of Valley Falls, S.C., she was the daughter of the late Paul R. Upton Sr. and Pearl Johnson Upton.
She was retired from Spartanburg Regional and was a Baptist.
She is survived by a son, James Neal Upton of Landrum; two brothers, Paul R. Upton Jr. of Landrum and William T. Upton of Oakland, Calif.; and several nephews and cousins. She was predeceased by two sisters, Doris Ray and Carolyn Lee, both of Spartanburg.
The family received friends from 1-2:30 p.m. Saturday, June 7, 2008 at Petty Funeral Home. Funeral services followed at 2:30 p.m. in the funeral home chapel, conducted by Rev. Bobby Pierce and Rev. David Conner.
Burial will be in Evergreen Memorial Gardens.
Condolences may be left at www.pettyfuneralhome.com.
Petty Funeral Home of Landrum is in charge of arrangements.