Robert Christopher ‘R. C.’ Pace

Published 3:04 pm Thursday, April 1, 2010

Robert Christopher R.C. Pace, 85, of Landrum died March 30, 2010.&bsp; He was the son of the late Bob and Cora Metcalf Pace. He was a member of Fairview Baptist Church and a retired farmer. He served in the US Army during WWII.

He is survived by two sons, Dennis Pace and wife Vickie and Dexter Pace and wife Julie all of Landrum; two daughters, Donna Pruitt and husband Darron of Taylors and Debbie Beasley of Nashville; a brother, B.L. Pace of Tigerville; three sisters, Amy Blackwell of Columbus, Macy Blackwell of Tigerville and Mildred Metcalf of Saluda; four grandchildren, Ryan, John, Joshua and Emilio; four great grandchildren, Maranda, Kathleen, Joseph and Jackson; and a good friend Helen Cox.

He was predeceased by brothers and sisters, Garvin, Leonard, Arley, Glenn and Nethlee Pace, Ora Belue, Ellie Burns, and Betty Staton.

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The family would like to extend a special thanks to the staff at Camp Care Nursing Home.

Graveside services will be held at 1:00 p.m. Thursday, April 1, 2010 at Fairview Baptist Church Cemetery conducted by Rev. Chuck Mullinax.

The family is at their respective homes.

Condolences may be left at

Petty Funeral Home & Crematory, Landrum, SC