John Thomas Styles, 92 - Travelers Rest

John Thomas Styles, 92, passed away on Thursday, March 19, 2015 at Morningside Assisted Living in Anderson.

Born in Greenville County on April 1, 1922, he was the son of the late T. Clyde and Mary Lynn Styles. John was a US Army QMC Veteran of WWII, serving two and half years in the European Theater. He was a retired Office Manager and member of Jackson Grove United Methodist Church in Travelers Rest, SC. He was a life member of Cooper Lodge 282, AFM, 32nd. Degree Scottish Rite, Valley of Charleston, SC, Hejaz Shrine, American Legion Post 14, VFW Post 5996, Chapter 40 DAV and BPOE 1206 Elks Lodge.

Surviving are his loving daughters: Elaine (Stanley) Junkins and Suzanne McMahan all of Anderson; grandson, Justin Junkins of Anderson; sister: Betty S. Russell of Travelers Rest and one niece and nephew.

Along with his parents, John was predeceased by sisters: Doris Styles, Carolyn Glasby and Thalia Styles.

In keeping with John’s wishes, a private memorial service will be held at a later date.

Memorials may be made to Special Olympics, Area 14, P.O Box 1049, Anderson, SC 29622.

Online condolences may be expressed to the family here.

The Howze Mortuary, Travelers Rest is in charge of the arrangements. (864) 834-8051.