Mrs. Barbara Luster, age 74, of 207 Truman Street, Laurens, died Tuesday, April 1, 2014.
A daughter of the late Ulysses Franklin and Hattie Simpson Franklin and wife of Luther Thomas Luster, Sr., she was a member of the St. Paul First Baptist Church and a retiree of the Laurens Glass Company.
She is survived by her husband, Luther T. Luster, Sr. of the home; one son, Luther T. Luster, Jr. of Cheltenham, Maryland; one daughter, Wanda (Richard) Andrews of Spartanburg, SC; one stepson, Otis McDowell of Laurens, SC; four grandchildren and three great grandchildren. Funeral service was held 1 p.m., Saturday, April 5, 2014 at the St. Paul First Baptist Church, with Rev. Larry Chapman officiating. Burial was in the Calvary Memorial Gardens. Beasley Funeral Home, Laurens was in charge of arrangements.