John C. Livingston ’53

John C. Livingston ’53, husband of Elsie Howard Livingston, 123 Portsmouth Dr., Greenwood, SC 29649-8429, died Sept. 13 at The Woodlands at Furman. Born in St. Pauls, N.C., April 15, 1931, he was a son of the late Bessie Klarpp and James McNatt Livingston. He received a B.A. degree from Davidson and a M.Div. degree from Union Seminary in Richmond, Va., in 1956. Later he received a D.Min. degree from McCormick Theological Seminary in Chicago, Ill. During his ministry he served congregations in Winchester, Va., Statesboro, Ga., and Greenville, S.C.; and the wider church as executive presbyter and stated clerk in the Presbytery of South Carolina and Trinity Presbytery in S.C. In retirement, he served as interim pastor in four congregations in the state and as associate pastor emeritus in Greenwood. Surviving in addition to his wife of over 56 years are two daughters, Paula L. Goforth (John) and Rosemary Livingston; two sons, Howard Livingston and Jamie Livingston (Janet); five grandchildren, Marty Goforth (Amanda), Bradley Goforth, Christina Livingston, Chase Livingston, and Christian Livingston; and one great-granddaughter, Grace Goforth.