Born in Rockingham, he was the son of the late Frank L. Pickett, Sr. and Mary Virginia McMahan Pickett.
Mr. Pickett was employed with Western Union.
Surviving are a sister, Virginia P. Hoge; nieces, Catherine Reilender and Mary Spreitzer; his cat, Smokey, a faithful companion; and many beloved family members and friends, including Marsha Ferguson, a very thoughtful and supportive friend.
Memorials may be made to the Greenville Humane Society, 328 Furman Hall Road, Greenville, SC 29609.
Visitation will be held Sunday, Aug. 15, 2010 from 1:30 p.m. until 3 p.m. at Thomas McAfee Funeral Home, Downtown, Greenville, S.C. with the memorial service following at 3 p.m. in the downtown chapel.
Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.thomasmcafee.com.
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