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Saturday, June 10, 2017
The others in the boat, an Anderson County deputy and a representative from the Army Corps of Engineers, were not injured, but were treated for shock.The investigation remains open and is led by the South Carolina Department of Natural Resources, the agency that investigates deaths on waters throughout the state.More than 200,...Saturday, June 10, 2017
Dothan Cemetery in Dillon County, SC on a later date.Sarah FosterSarah Bertha Tucker Foster, 84, died on June 5, 2017 at her residence in the Plantersville community of Georgetown, South Carolina. Funeral services will be held at 1:00 p.m. Thursday, June 8, 2017 at New Mt. Zion A.M.E. Church in the Benevenum community, conducted by Reverend Willie Bell Thomas, pastor.Mrs. Foster was born on January 7, 1933 in Georgetown, SC, to Mr. Willie Tucker and Mrs. Hattie Gilliard Tucker, the oldest of eleven children. She was educated in the public schools of Georgetown County. Mrs. Foster later resided in Brooklyn, New York, where she was employed for many years with Victoria Packing Company. Following retirement, in 2004 she returned to Georgetown and reestablished her membership at New Mt. Zion African Methodist Episcopal Church.Mrs. Foster is survived by her daughters, Margaret Drayton, Georgetown, SC and Renell Grant, Columbia, MD; her siblings, Hattie Tucker, Georgetown, SC, Ernest Tucker of Nashville, NC, Samuel Tucker, Jamaica, NY, Jacob Tucker and Willie Tucker, both of Brooklyn, NY, Hopie Cassell and Robert Tucker, both of Bronx, NY. Funeral services are entrusted to Wilds Funeral Home, LLC.Franklin HealanFranklin Healan, 94, widower of Dessie “Pat” Healan, passed away Wednesday, May 31, 2017 at Prince George Nursing Facility.A funeral service, officiated by Dr. Ted Sherrill, was held at 2 PM, Friday, June 2, 2017 in First Baptist Church of Georgetown. The family received friends inside the church from 1-2 PM, prior to the service on Friday. Interment was in Pennyroyal Memorial Gardens immediately following the service.Born August 23, 1922 in Wayne County Georgia, he was a son of the late Benjamin F. Healan and Minnie Lee Hightower Healan.Mr. Healan was a World War II veteran of the United States Army, achieving the rank of Master Sergeant. He retired as a maintenance supervisor in 1984 from International Paper after 37 ½ years of service. Mr. Healan was a member of First Baptist of Georgetown and the Spirit of Liberty Sunday School Class. He was a Master Mason and the former Worshipful Master of Winyah Lodge #40, Past Patron of OES Winyah #148, member of the Shriners and York Rite.Surviving are three stepdaughters, Blinda and LB Hutchinson of Georgetown, Lisa and Brian Warren of Myrtle Beach, and Betty Wilson of Andrews; a sister, Edna Healan of Columbus, GA; 17 grandchildren, 27 great grandchildren, and a number of nieces and nephews.In addition to his parents, he was predeceased by a daughter, Wanda Britt; a son, Larry Healan; a brother, Robert Healan; a sister, Thelma Healan; a stepson, William “Bill” Butler; and a stepdaughter, Bobbie Harrelson.Memorials may be made to First Baptist Church of Georgetown at 219 Cleland Street, Georgetown, SC 29440.Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.grahamfuneralhome.org. Arrangements by Graham Funeral Home (843) 527-4419.Mickey PostonMickey Allen Poston, 66...Saturday, April 08, 2017
August 29, 1940 in Erwin, North Carolina to Robert Lee Long and Ruby Margaret (King) Long and passed away Saturday, April 1, 2017 in Enid. She married J.W. Cowgill on August 23, 1988 in Sumter, South Carolina and they moved to Waukomis where they made their home for 15 years before returning to North Carolina so Patsy could care for her ailing mother. After her mother passed away, Patsy and J.W. returned to Nescatunga where they made their permanent home. She loved to go camping and fishing at the Salt Plains Lake and Ft. Fisher in North Carolina. She and J.W. loved to go dancing, spend time with their friends and family, and her beloved cocker spaniel Tucker.Patsy is preceded in death by her parents, Robert and Ruby Long; and brother, Bobby Long. She is survived by her husband, J.W. Cowgill, of the home in Nescatunga; daughter, Susie Baker, of Stillwater, OK; brother, John Long, of Fayetteville, NC; a nephew, Johnny Long, Jr., of Hope Mills, NC; and her cocker spaniel, Tucker.Memorials in Patsy’s name may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association with Ladusau-Evans Funeral Home serving as custodian of the funds.Condolences may be made and services viewed online at www.ladusauevans.com.Monday, March 27, 2017
He traveled all over the U.S. and Canada, including several memorable road trips with his great friends Nick and Phyl Sinnott. Ed especially enjoyed visiting his daughters in South Carolina and Washington State. He hiked in the North Cascades, rafted the Rogue River and climbed to the crater at Mt. St. Helens. He walked the streets of Charleston and Savannah, kayaked in the Santee Canal and vacationed in Hilton Head. In his later years, Ed spent winters in Myrtle Beach, S.C., and is fondly remembered for his unique accent while calling bingo.Ed is survived by his daughters Debra F. Morris (Joe) of Columbia, S.C. and Nancy J. Flowers of Everett, Wash. He was pre-deceased by his wife Claire in 1978, both parents, his brother Richard, and his sister Corinne. A private celebration of Ed's life will take place later in July.Some of Ed's happiest moments were spent on the waters around Onset and Cape Cod. His daughters suggest donations in his memory to the Buzzards Bay Coalition at savebuzzardsbay.org.Legacy.com includes more information and photos of Ed: "I'd rather be sailing."William E. McNamaraPLAINVILLE - William E. McNamara of Plainville, formerly of Norwood, passed away on Wednesday June 15, 2016 at the age of 80. Loving husband of Mary "Mitzi" J. (Smiddy) McNamara.Devoted father of Joan M. McNamara of Foxboro, Lisa M. Cammarano of Foxboro, and Peggy Beller of California. Brother of Joan Violandi of Vermont. He was a special cousin of Kathy Gee. Cherished grandfather of William Cammarano, Caroline Cammarano and Madeleine Cammarano. Son of the late William E. and Norma E. (Girardi) McNamara. Also survived by many nieces, nephews and his devoted companion "Daisy."William was a retired 32-year Boston Police Officer and a U.S. Army Korean War veteran.Visiting hours will be held on Monday, June 20 from 4-8 p.m. at the Kraw-Kornack Funeral Home, 1248 Washington St., Norwood, MA 02062. A funeral home service will be held on Tuesday, June 21, 2016 at 10 a.m. at the Kraw-Kornack Funeral Home, Norwood. Burial will be immediately following the funeral home service at Highland Cemetery in Norwood.In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in his name to Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, P.O. Box 849168, Boston, MA 02284-9168, or to the Animal Rescue League of Boston, 10 Chandler St., Boston, MA 02116.Karen E. Prevett, 72MARION - Karen E. (Grew) Prevett, 72, of Marion, formerly of Mansfield, passed away, surrounded by her loving family, on Tuesday, June 14, 2016 at Boston Medical Center in Boston. She was the beloved wife of the late John C. Prevett.Born in Norwood on Nov. 18, 1943, she was a loving daughter of the late Joseph and Kay (Horton) Grew.Karen grew up in Norwood and was a graduate of Norwood High School. She had made her home in Marion for the past 10 years and was a former resident of Mansfield.Prior to retiring, she had worked for several years in the admitting department at Falmouth Hospital. She had previously worked at Sturdy Memorial Hospital in Attleboro for many years, and also as a title examiner in the City of Taunton.Since living in Marion, Karen was a member of the Council on Aging, where she made many friends and enjoyed the council's hospitality of shopping trips.Karen loved spending time with her family and received so much pleasure doing jigsaw puzzles with her adoring grandchildren. She also enjoyed reading and cooking, and when younger, the many summers spent in Popponesset.She is survived by her devoted children: Stephen Prevett of Georgia, Denise Prevett of Everett, Patricia Marraffa and her husband Tony of Mattapoisett, and John Prevett and his wife Karen of Mansfield. She was the dear sister of Kenneth Grew of Grafton, Gail Taddeo of Florida, and Steven Grew of North Carolina. She was the cherished grandmother of Jenna, Samantha, Alec, Jay, Emily, Anthony, Paige, Cole, and Jake, the great-grandmother of Rhys, and is also survived by many nieces and nephews, and her best friends Paul, Annie, Nancy, and Priscilla.Services and burial will be private.Visiting hours have been omitted and those wishing may remember Kare...Monday, March 13, 2017
Thomas A. Corcoran, died Feb. 11. Arrangements by Palmetto Cremation Society of Charleston.DuRANT, Susan Diane, 67, of Johns Island, an executive director with National Marine Manufacturers Assoc. South Carolina, died Saturday. Arrangements by Charleston Cremation Center and Funeral Home. ELLENBERGER, Thomas Roy, 96, of Charleston, an Army veteran, retired insurance agent with Prudential Insurance and widower of Jeanne W. Ellenberger, died Monday. Arrangements by Stuhr's Downtown Chapel. FROST, Delores, 79, of Charleston, a retired cosmetologist and dark room technician with the Ralph Johnson VA Hospital, died Monday. Arrangements by Pasley's Mortuary. HIGHLEY-DIXON, Sharon Kay, 65, of Ladson, a retired silversmith, died Thursday. Arrangements by Tri-County Cremation Center of Summerville.KILPATRICK, Enid All, 98, of Charleston, a retired personnel director with Roper Hospital and widow of Victor L. Kilpatrick, died Monday. Arrangements by Stuhr's West Ashley Chapel.MAWHINNEY, James IV, 69, of Charleston, a former mechanical engineer, died Sunday. Arrangements by Simplicity Lowcountry Cremation and Burial Services of North Charleston.McKINNON, John W., 74, of Charleston died Saturday. Arrangements by Simplicity Lowcountry Cremation and Burial Services of North Charleston.NELSON, Justin, 22, of Awendaw, a cook, died Saturday. Arrangements by Smith-McNeal's Awendaw Chapel.PARRIS, Aimee Porter Harrison, of Mount Pleasant, wife of James L. Parris, died Feb. 9. Arrangements by B...
South Carolina Funeral News
Monday, June 26, 2017
In addition to his parents, Jason will be lovingly remembered by his son, Evan R., of Pennsburg; a brother, Justin S. Carpenter, of Perkasie; and his paternal grandmother, Dolores K. Thorn, of South Carolina. He was preceded in death by a brother, Ryan N. Thorn, his paternal grandfather, William P. Thorn; and his maternal grandparents, Paul W. and Elizabeth A. (Applegate) Hoke.All are invited to a graveside service to be held at 9:30 a.m, Monday, May 22, 2017, in Sellersville Cemetery, 25 East Church Street, Sellersville, PA 18960.A gathering will follow at 10:30 a.m. at Calvary Church, 820 Rte. 113, Souderton, PA 18964, until time of reception at 11 a.m.. In lieu of flowers, memorials to the Bucks County Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals, 60 Reservoir Road, Quakertown, PA 18951.Monday, June 26, 2017
Jim served his country proudly for two tours in Vietnam with the United States Marine Corp being honorably discharged in 1971 as a Staff Sergeant and Drill Instructor at Paris Island in South Carolina. For many years Jim worked as an auto mechanic and a car salesman in the Auburn and Worcester Communities. When Jim was not working he made time to enjoy the outdoors, whether it was doing yard work or spending time with his friends hunting in New Hampshire. He also enjoyed “The Wonder of it All” in CT when he could.Jim leaves his wife of 24 years, Sandra E. (Wagher) Beauregard; his children Shannon Krusas and her husband Keith and Kelly Dionne both of Oxford, John Leake Jr., of Brimfield and Francis Leake of Tempe, AZ, Lori Friedman and her husband Darren of Severville, TN and Jennifer Perry of Thompson, CT; he also leaves seventeen grandchildren, three great grandchildren; a sister Janet Standring and her husband Tom of Leicester; and his former wife and friend, Patricia Beauregard of Oxford.Relatives and friends are invited to visit with Jim’s family on Tuesday, June 27, 2017 from 10:00am until 12:00 Noon for memorial calling hours in the BRITTON-WALLACE FUNERAL HOME, 91 Central Street, Auburn. Military honors from the U.S. Marine Corp will be rendered at the conclusion of calling hours.
Mary Carolyn Bistline - MysanfordheraldMonday, June 19, 2017
Mary Carolyn Bistline, age 88, died May 26, 2017, in Lake Mary, Florida.Mary Carolyn Bistline was born in Memphis, Tennessee. She moved as a baby to the family farm in Central, South Carolina (now Clemson), where her brother, Leland Stansell, was born.The small family then moved to Miami, Florida, where Carolyn spent her formative years until attending Florida Southern College in Lakeland, Florida.Carolyn met Frederick Bistline at Florida Southern and married him in 1949, shortly after he graduated from there with his degree in Horticulture / Citrus. A year later, she graduated from Florida Southern herself with a degree in Early Childhood Education. At Florida Southern, Carolyn was very active in Alpha Delta Pi. One of her fondest memories of the college was seeing and talking with Frank Lloyd Wright as he walked the small campus in his flowing dark attire.Carolyn and Fred settled in Longwood, Florida, on Bistline family land. They raised four children under the big oaks and tall pines. For many years, the family was active at First Presbyterian Church of Sanford and the Farm Bureau of Central Florida. In their retirement years, Carolyn and Fred became membe...Monday, June 19, 2017
Leavittsburg, Ohio, Clifford Hineman of Howland, Ohio and Jack (Robyn) Hineman of Cortland, OhioH; 12 grandchildren; 34 great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild and a brother, Robert Kozak of South Carolina. Besides her husband, Sophia was preceded in death by her parents; sisters, Marie Rudin, Priscilla Lermy, Ann Enasko, Julia Voytek and Ida Ochtyun; brothers, Russel, Peter and infant brother, John Kozak.Services will be held at 12:00 p.m. on Thursday, June 22, 2017, at Carl W. Hall Funeral Home, where Pastor Marc Runyon will officiate. Friends may call from 5:00 – 7:00 p.m. on Wednesday, June 21, 2017, at Carl W. Hall Funeral Home and one hour prior to the service on Thursday, June 22 at the funeral home.Sophia will be laid to rest next to her husband in Champion Township Cemetery, Champion, Ohio.The family requests that material contributions be made to American Diabetes Association, PO Box 15829, Arlington, VA 22215 or Shepherd’s Foundation (Shepherd of the Valley), 5525 Silica Road, Youngstown, OH 44515, in her memory.Order Flowers HereA television tribute will air Tuesday, June 20 at the following approximate times:12:25 p.m. WKBN, 6:58 p.m. on MyYTV and 10:37 p.m. FOX plus two additional spots throughout the day.Share this:Related PostsAdvertisement...