Claude Vance Marchbanks


Last updated 9/30/2019 at 4:38pm

After a rich and purposeful life, Claude Vance Marchbanks died peacefully Sept. 24, 2019, at the age of 96.

He was the firstborn son of nine children of the late Claude Vance Sr. and the late Ethel Marchbanks.

His youth was spent in Easley, S.C., where he played football and graduated high school. He met his wife and life partner of 72 years, the late Tottie Marchbanks, on a blind date while they were in high school. After their marriage, he served in the Counter Intelligence Corps of the United States Army in Wiesbaden, Germany.

They then established their home in Clemson, where they...

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