Author Archive for: ‘Christine’

Remembrances for Samuel R. Spencer, Jr.

Samuel R. Spencer, Jr., a former president and alumnus of Davidson College whose active association with the institution spanned almost 80 years, died on Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2013. He was 94 years old. Spencer’s scholarship and courtly manners were supported by a keen sense of diplomacy, a kind sense of humor and an uncanny ability to remember names going back …

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Daniel McIntyre Berry, Jr. ’47

Daniel McIntyre Berry, Jr., a resident of Presbyterian Village in Atlanta, graduated to the Church Triumphant on July 11, 2013 at age 87, after developing Alzheimer’s disease. Dan was born on Valentine’s Day in 1926 in Augusta, Georgia. The date was most appropriate because everyone who knew Dan saw that he had a big heart, and a deep love of …

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Theresa Ellen Smith ’81

Theresa Ellen Smith ’81 of Winston-Salem, N.C., known always as Resa, died peacefully, June 29, 2005. After her successful battle with cancer in her early twenties, Resa became a lifelong student and practitioner of health and healing. She managed Friends of the Earth in Reynolda Village and shared her gifts freely with all around her. In her final battle with …

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William Lee Morgan ’31

William Lee Morgan ’31 formerly of Orangeburg died March 17, 2005, at Presbyterian Home of Clinton, S.C. He worked for the South Carolina Highway Department of Engineers before joining Wannamaker-Wells Construction Company of Orangeburg. He was a member of the Orangeburg First Presbyterian Church, and was a former member of the Orangeburg Lions Club.  He was preceded in death by …

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