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Charles Russell Lynch

January 14, 1955 - November 20, 2014

Andrews: Charles Russell "Rusty" Lynch, 59, died Thursday, November 20, 2014, at his residence. Mr. Lynch was born in Andrews on January 14, 1955, a son of the late Foster George Lynch and Betty Odelia Wilson Lynch. He grew up in Andrews and attended Andrews High School. Mr. Lynch retired in 2000 after 28 years as a heavy equipment operator with Georgetown Co. Public Works. He was a loving...
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Robert Lloyd Altman

October 15, 1944 - November 18, 2014

Georgetown: Robert Lloyd Altman, 70, died Tuesday, November 18, 2014, at the Patriots Harbor Community Living Center of the Ralph H. Johnson VA Medical Center in Charleston. Mr. Altman was born in Georgetown on October 15, 1944, a son of Olivia Jane "Jennie" Anderson Bullard and the late Spencer Bethel Altman. He grew up in the Rose Hill community of Georgetown Co. and was a retired crane...
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Lydia Mae Godwin Ard

September 28, 1930 - November 17, 2014

Andrews: Lydia Mae Godwin Ard, 84, widow of Malcolm Wilson Ard, died Monday, November 17, 2014, at Williamsburg Regional Hospital. Mrs. Ard was born in Andrews on September 28, 1930, a daughter of the late George Duffie Godwin and Ethel Cox Godwin. She grew up in Andrews and retired after more than 40 years of employment from Oneita Knitting Mills. Mrs. Ard was a member of Happy Home Free...
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Eloise Watts Godwin

October 14, 1916 - November 14, 2014

Myrtle Beach: Eloise Elizabeth Watts Godwin, 98, widow of J. K. Godwin, died Friday, November 14, 2014, at Grand Strand Regional Medical Center. Mrs. Godwin was born in Georgetown on October 14, 1916, a daughter of the late Everette Elias Watts and Carrie Elizabeth Oliver Watts. She grew up in Georgetown and attended Winyah High School. Mrs. Godwin was a member of Duncan Memorial United...
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Joseph Elbert Stalvey

July 18, 1930 - November 9, 2014

Georgetown: Joseph Elbert Stalvey, 84, passed away Sunday, November 9, 2014, at Georgetown Memorial Hospital. Mr. Stalvey was born in Marion on July 18, 1930, a son of the late Delano K. Stalvey and Verdie Simmons Stalvey. He graduated from Conway High School and attended the University of Georgia. Mr. Stalvey served 21 years in the U.S. Navy, prior to moving to Georgetown in 1983. He was a...
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Oliver McQuade Higgins, Jr.

August 3, 1935 - November 7, 2014

Columbia: Oliver M."Bill" Higgins, Jr. passed away on November 7, 2014, in North Litchfield Beach. A native of Georgetown, Mr. Higgins was born on August 3, 1935, he was the son of Oliver M. and Mildred Cooper Higgins. He earned both his bachelor and master degrees from the University of South Carolina. He began his business career with Southern Bell and later served as Vice Dean of...
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Carolyn Rowlett Bowen

May 14, 1931 - November 4, 2014

Georgetown: Carolyn Rowlett Bowen, 83, widow of William Augustus Bowen, died Tuesday, November 4, 2014, at her residence. Mrs. Bowen was born in Greenville, NC, on May 14, 1931, a daughter of the late Clinton Boyd Rowlett, Sr. and Hilda Carolyn Critcher Rowlett. She lived in a number of places and mainly in North Carolina and Tulsa, Oklahoma, prior to moving to Georgetown...
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Mercelene Thomas Miller

May 1, 1915 - October 28, 2014

Pawleys Island: Mercelene "Merce" Thomas Miller, 99, widow of Gordon "Nig" Leath Miller, Jr., died Tuesday, October 28, 2014, at her residence. Mrs. Miller was born in Manning on May 1, 1915, a daughter of the late Horace Murchison Thomas and Mary Gaillard McLeod Thomas. She grew up in Manning and lived in Pawleys Island for most of her life. Mrs. Miller managed the Georgetown Co. Board of...
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Olin Sedgewick Harrelson

November 15, 1935 - October 28, 2014

Georgetown: Olin S. Harrelson, 78, died Tuesday, October 28, 2014, at Prince George HealthCare Center. Mr. Harrelson was born in Georgetown on November 15, 1935, a son of the late Ernest Harrelson, Sr. and Elma H. Harrelson. He grew up in Georgetown and graduated from Winyah High School. Mr. Harrelson was retired from service in the S. C. Army National Guard. He worked with the Harrelson...
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Perrin Cranford Bryant

January 1, 1941 - October 27, 2014

Georgetown, SC: Perrin Cranford "P.C." Bryant, 73, husband of Patricia Ann Thompson Bryant, died Monday, October 27, 2014 at his residence. Mr. Bryant was born in Birmingham on New Year's Day, 1941, son of the late Philip Nelson Bryant and Alice Mildred Cranford Bryant. He was a graduate of Auburn University. Mr. Bryant flew C-141 transport aircraft in and out of Vietnam...
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Donna Jean Raubar Brown

September 30, 1944 - October 19, 2014

Georgetown Donna Jean Raubar Brown, 70, died Sunday, October 19, 2014, at the Medical University of S. C. Medical Center in Charleston. Mrs. Brown was born in Wyandotte, Mich. on June 30, 1944, a daughter of the late Donald Orville Raubar and Mildred L. Herault Raubar. She grew up in Wyandotte and Gyosse Ile, Mich., and graduated from high school and attended college in Mich. Mrs. Brown was...
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William K. Hardee

September 7, 1936 - October 17, 2014

Georgetown: William "Bill" Kerrell Hardee, 78, passed away Friday, October 17, 2014 at Tidelands Community Hospice. Bill was born in Georgetown on September 7, 1936, a son of the late Earl Basil Hardee and Maggie Kennedy Hardee of Georgetown. He was reared, married, and raised his family in Georgetown. Bill was a graduate of Winyah High School and Emmanuel College. He was a gifted multi...
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Katherine Elizabeth Siau Carter

October 25, 1946 - October 16, 2014

Georgetown: Katherine Elizabeth "Kit" Siau Carter, 67, died Thursday, October 16, 2014, at MUSC Hospital in Charleston. Mrs. Carter was born in Beaufort on October 25, 1946, a daughter of the late Herman McGilvray Siau and Sara Gray Wilson Siau. She grew up in Georgetown and graduated from Winyah High School and the University of S.C. Mrs. Carter was a retired school teacher, and taught...
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Kimberly Dawn Camlin Gerali

August 20, 1962 - October 13, 2014

Georgetown: Kimberly Camlin Gerali passed away on Monday, October 13, 2014, surrounded by her family and friends, after a six year courageous battle with cancer. She was born August 20, 1962 in Plantation, Fla., a daughter of Donald W. Camlin and Lois Ann Hough Camlin of Georgetown. She was the granddaughter of the late W.O. "Buster" Camlin and Dell Williams Camlin and Justin W. Hough and Lois...
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Margaret Whitfield Hane

August 25, 1936 - October 11, 2014

Moncks Corner: Margaret Whitfield Hane, 78, died Saturday, October 11, 2014, at White Oak Manor in Charleston. Ms. Hane was born in Georgetown on August 25, 1936, a daughter of the late Whitfield Watson Hane and Margaret Radcliffe Wragg Hane. She grew up in Georgetown and graduated from Winyah High School. Ms. Hane was a retired employee of Westview Animal Hospital in Georgetown. She was an...
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Cecil Claymon Grimes, Jr.

July 23, 1922 - October 8, 2014

Georgetown: Cecil Claymon Grimes, Jr., a long-term resident of Georgetown, departed this life peacefully in the company of his loving family on October 8, 2014. Mr. Grimes was born in Greenville, MS, on July 23, 1922, the son of Cecil Claymon Grimes, Sr. and Sadie Ehlers Grimes. He was predeceased only days earlier by his loving wife, Harriet Horry Pyatt Grimes, after just recently...
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Harriet Horry Pyatt Grimes

July 30, 1925 - October 5, 2014

Georgetown Harriet Horry Pyatt Grimes, 89, wife of Senator C. Claymon Grimes, Jr., died Sunday, October 5, 2014, at her residence. Mrs. Grimes was born in Greenville on July 30, 1925, the daughter of Edward Nowell Pyatt and Harriet Horry Lowndes Cain Pyatt. She grew up in Greenville, graduated from Anderson High School, and attended Anderson College. She served as a Red Cross volunteer during...
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Peggy Landress Clemons

December 14, 1930 - October 2, 2014

Andrews: Peggy Landress Clemons of Andrews, 83, was relocated by Christ on the morning of October 2, from her residence within Agape Hospice in Conway to the Heavenly home He had prepared for her in the House of His Father. As He said in the hearing of His faithful servant, John, "I am going to my Father's House to prepare a place for you. And if I go and prepare a place for you, I will come back...
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Jane Moore Keesler

June 9, 1935 - September 29, 2014

Litchfield Beach: Former Charlotte resident, Jane Zuill Moore Keesler, 79, of Litchfield Beach passed away peacefully at her residence after a short illness on Monday, September 29, 2014 surrounded by her four children. Jane was born June 9, 1935 in Greenwood. She was predeceased by her parents, Herman Aubrey Moore, Emmie McConnell Moore Howerton and Philip Fullerton Howerton; her loving...
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Barbara Ann Langston Davis

November 20, 1945 - September 27, 2014

Georgetown: Barbara Ann Langston Davis, 68, died Saturday, September 27, 2014, at Tidelands Hospice House. Ms. Davis was born in Andrews on November 20, 1945, a daughter of the late Wade Hampton Langston and Carrie Casselman Langston. She grew up in Andrews and attended Williamsburg schools. Ms. Davis was a member of Victory Freewill Baptist Church and attended New Hope Fellowship. She loved...
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Larry Beatty Walker

January 27, 1951 - September 26, 2014

Pawleys Island: Larry Beatty Walker passed away on Friday, September 26th at Waccamaw Rehabilitation Hospital in Murrells Inlet. He was 63 years old. Larry had spent 6 and ½ weeks at Grand Strand Hospital with some health issues and was in Waccamaw Hospital getting rehabilitated to go home. Larry is survived by his daughter Briana Walker of Waynesville, MO; sister Linda Walker-Smith ...
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Patricia Collins Love

December 29, 1943 - September 16, 2014

Georgetown: Patricia "Pat" Collins Love, 70, died Tuesday, September 16, 2014, at Georgetown Memorial Hospital. Mrs. Love was born in Marion on December 29, 1943, a daughter of the late Hubert Collins and Imer Pulley Collins. She grew up in Marion and graduated from Marion High School. Mrs. Love retired from the Clerk of Courts Office of Georgetown County after 20 years of service. She was a...
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Kathy Cribb Thompson

October 6, 1959 - September 8, 2014

Georgetown: Kathy Cribb Thompson, 54, died Monday, September 08, 2014, at Palmetto Health Baptist Hospital in Columbia. Mrs. Thompson was born in Georgetown on October 6, 1959, a daughter of Carolene Carter Cribb and the late Clinton Leroy Cribb. She grew up in Georgetown and graduated from Winyah High School. Mrs. Thompson attended Francis Marion College and Horry-Georgetown Technical...
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Franklin David Goude

July 26, 1944 - August 19, 2014

Andrews: Franklin David Goude, 70, died Tuesday, August 19, 2014, while fishing in Wadmacon Creek in Georgetown County. Mr. Goude was born in Andrews on July 26, 1944, a son of the late Andrew Columbus Goude and Janie Cox Goude. He grew up in Andrews and graduated from Andrews High School. Mr. Goude retired from International Paper Company after 42 years of employment. He was a member of...
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Jimel Abbes Baz

August 12, 1939 - August 8, 2014

Winter Haven, FL: Jimel Baz, 74, passed away August 8, 2014 at the Florida Hospital in Tampa, FL due to heart failure. Twins (Jimel and Eugene) were born, August 12, 1939, to Edith Moyd and Ralph Abbes Baz. He was predeceased by his Mom and Dad and two brothers: Ralph (Bubba), Jr and Turk N. Baz. His twin, Eugene lived only 5 days after birth. Survived by: his fiancé, Cynthia Strobel;...
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Jack Mallory Moore, Jr.

August 8, 2014

Doraville, GA MOORE, Jr., Jack Jack Mallory Moore, Jr., age 73 of Doraville, GA passed away Friday, August 8, 2014. He was a member of Dunwoody Baptist Church for over 30 years. A Memorial Service will be held at 10:00 am on Monday, August 11, 2014 at Dunwoody Baptist Church with Dr. Allen Jackson officiating. A reception will immediately follow the service at the church. Jack is preceded in...
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James Waldrip Forrester

July 19, 1924 - August 7, 2014

Georgetown, SC: James Waldrip Forrester, M.D., 90, of Georgetown, South Carolina, peacefully passed away while surrounded by his loving family on Thursday, August 7, 2014, after having sustained injuries in a fall. Jim is survived by his wife of 62 years, Liz- his partner in Christ, adventure and all things family; his daughters Therese (Duncan) Pindar and Elizabeth; son Jim, Jr. (Katherine);...
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Robert Jackson Morris

February 17, 1924 - August 4, 2014

Andrews: World War II Veteran, Robert Jackson Morris, widower of Helen Mobley Morris, died August 4, 2014 at his home. Mr. Morris was born February 17, 1924, the son of Henry Richard "Buddy" Morris and Daisy Fulton Morris. He joined the United States Army when he was nineteen, trained in Texas and served in Italy with the Tenth Mountain Division. After the war, he returned to Georgetown and...
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George Rowe Townsend

December 23, 1922 - August 4, 2014

Pawleys Island: Miss George Rowe Townsend, 91, died Monday, August 4, 2014, at her residence. Miss Townsend was born in Bennettsville on December 23, 1922, a daughter of the late Arthur Douglas Townsend and Jayne Rowe Townsend. Miss Townsend retired from real estate sales and development. In her brother's own words, "She was never bored". She was a communicant Christ the...
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Howard McCudden Mueller, Jr.

August 30, 1941 - August 3, 2014

Pawleys Island: Howard McCudden Mueller, Jr., 72, died Sunday, August 3, 2014, at Tidelands Community Hospice House in Georgetown. Mr. Mueller was born in Savannah, Ga. on August 30, 1941, the son of the late The Rev. Howard M. Mueller and Mary Clements Mueller and step-son of the late Margaret Maxwell Mueller. He was a graduate of The Citadel and the owner of Mueller Real Estate, the Pawleys...
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Ruby Jewel Floyd Moore

January 10, 1932 - August 2, 2014

Andrews: Ruby Jewel Floyd Moore, 82, widow of William Farrel Moore, Jr., died Saturday, August 2, 2014, at her residence. Mrs. Moore was born in Lake City on January 10, 1932, a daughter of the late Eddie Gregg Floyd and Ruth Angela Webster Floyd. She graduated from Lake City High School in 1950 and married her husband of 56 years in 1951. Mrs. Moore was employed with Overton Woodlands and...
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Arthur Mason Ahearn

November 5, 1936 - July 25, 2014

Georgetown: Dr. Arthur Mason Ahearn died on July 25th, 2014 at the Medical University of South Carolina after a brief illness. He was 77 years old. A Memorial Service will occur at Prince George Winyah Episcopal Church in Georgetown at 11:00AM on July 30th, 2014. Interment will be at Arlington National Cemetery at a date to be announced. Dr. Ahearn was born on November 5 th, 1936, in New...
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Lewis Gordon Haselden, Sr.

October 13, 1924 - July 18, 2014

Georgetown: Lewis Gordon Haselden, Sr., 89, widower of Earline Barrineau Haselden, died Friday, July 18, 2014, at Tidelands Community Hospice House. Mr. Haselden was born in Georgetown on October 13, 1924, a son of the late William Power Haselden and Florence Julette Jayroe Haselden. He served in the U.S. Army during World War II. Mr. Haselden was the former owner of Haselden Oil Co. and...
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Jennie Frances Turner Gustafson

February 13, 1941 - July 5, 2014

Georgetown: Jennie Turner Gustafson, 73, of DeBordieu Colony Georgetown, SC, entered into eternal rest July 5, 2014. Born in Florence, SC on February 13, 1941, she was raised in Georgetown and graduated from Winyah High School in 1959. Jennie attended Coker College earning an associate degree in business science in 1961. Jennie worked as a secretary at International Paper Company until her...
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Leslie Locke Lane Whitley

August 29, 1948 - June 27, 2014

Murrells Inlet: Leslie Grace Locke Lane Whitley, 65, died Friday, June 27, 2014 at her residence. Mrs. Whitley was born in Columbus, Ga. on August 29, 1948, a daughter of the late Edwin Adelbert Locke, III and Yvonne Neal Locke. She was a former pre-school teach at All Saints Church School at Pawleys Island and later taught at the Montessori Schools in New Orleans, La. and at Pawleys Island...
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Barbara Fox Phillips

January 21, 1929 - June 24, 2014

Georgetown: Barbara Fox Phillips, 85, widow of John Lewis Phillips, died Tuesday, June 24, 2014, at Tidelands Community Hospice House. Mrs. Phillips was born in Charleston on January 21, 1929, a daughter of the late Frank Hiram Fox and Reba Steadley McKnight Fox. She was active in the Cub Scouts and enjoyed her church and the many friends there. Mrs. Phillips was a loving mother, grandmother,...
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John Cannon Blount

July 9, 1926 - June 23, 2014

Georgetown: John Cannon "Jack" Blount died Monday, June 23, 2014 at Tidelands Community Hospice House in Georgetown. Arrangements will be announced by the Georgetown Chapel of Mayer Funeral Home.
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Armatha Stevens Thompson

August 20, 1926 - June 12, 2014

Tucson, AZ: Armatha Stevens Thompson, 87 wife of the late Fred Austin Thompson, Jr. died Thursday, June 12, 2014 in Tucson, AZ after an extended illness. Born August 20, 1926 in Loris, SC, she was the daughter of the late Benjamin F. and Prudence A. Stevens. Armatha grew up in the small South Carolina town of Loris. On June 5, 1947, she married Fred Thompson, Jr. of Andrews, SC and spent most...
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Arlene Wilcox Joseph

December 4, 1922 - June 2, 2014

Georgetown: Arlene Wilcox Joseph, 91, widow of Dr. John A. Joseph, Sr., died Monday, June 2, 2014, at her residence. Mrs. Joseph was born in Steele City, Neb. on December 4, 1922, a daughter of the late Chester Wilcox and Beulah Babcock Wilcox. She grew up in Steele City, graduated from Hastings College, and was a school teacher for a time. Mrs. Joseph later moved to Bruning, Neb., where she...
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Bette Robertson Lachicotte

January 15, 1922 - May 30, 2014

Pawleys Island: Bette Robertson Lachicotte, 92, widow of Philip R. Lachicotte, IV, died Friday, May 30, 2014, at her residence. Mrs. Lachicotte was born in Fernleaf, Ky. on January 15, 1922, a daughter of the late Allen Craig Robertson and Ruth Norris Robertson. She grew up in Minerva, Ky., graduated from Minerva High School, and attended Anderson College. Mrs. Lachicotte moved to Pawleys...
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Iva Long Lockliear

August 9, 1931 - May 29, 2014

Trio: Iva Long Lockliear, 82, widow of Cecil Rufus Lockliear, died Thursday, May 29, 2014, at her residence. Mrs. Lockliear was born in Williamsburg Co. on August 9, 1931, a daughter of the late Kizzie Bell Long. She grew up in the Andrews area and attended Andrews High School. Mrs. Lockliear was a member of Trio United Methodist Church and attended First Baptist Church of Andrews for over 20...
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Jacob Henry Monte, Jr.

September 16, 1928 - May 28, 2014

Georgetown: Jacob Henry Monte, Jr., 86, died Wednesday, May 28, 2014, at Prince George HealthCare. Mr. Monte was born in Greensboro, NC on September 16, 1928, a son of the late Jacob Henry Monte, Sr. and Marvel Milloway Monte. He grew up in Georgetown, graduated from Winyah High School, and attended The Citadel. Mr. Monte served in the US Army and the US Naval Reserve. He owned and operated...
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Pamela Diane Korb Calhoun

December 27, 1951 - May 26, 2014

Mt. Pleasant: Pamela Diane Korb Calhoun, 62, died Monday, May 26, 2014. Mrs. Calhoun was born in Columbia on December 27, 1951, a daughter of the late Harry Williams Korb, Jr. and Carolyn Campbell Korb. She grew up in Georgetown and graduated from Winyah High School. Mrs. Calhoun attended Erskin College, the University of SC, and Horry Georgetown Technical College. She was a former bank...
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Frances Rebecca Carraway

April 6, 1931 - May 26, 2014

Georgetown: Frances Rebecca "Fanny Beck" Carraway, 83, died Monday, May 26, 2014, at Tidelands Hospice House. Memorial services will be private. The family suggests memorials be made to: Tidelands Community Hospice, Inc., 2591 N. Fraser St., Georgetown, SC 29440, or to St. Frances Animal Center, 125 N. Ridge St., Georgetown, SC 29440. The Georgetown Chapel of Mayer Funeral Home is assisting...
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Jack Walker Ewart

May 17, 2014

Obituary to be posted at a later date.
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Mary Elizabeth Fielder Ferdon

September 27, 1931 - May 16, 2014

Georgetown: Mary Elizabeth Fielder Ferdon, 82, died Friday, May 16, 2014, at Tidelands Community Hospice House. Mrs. Ferdon was born in Spartanburg on September 27, 1931, a daughter of the late Thomas Franklin Fielder and Elvira Jackson Fielder. She graduated from Spartanburg High School and Limestone College, Cum Laude in 1952. While at Limestone, Mrs. Ferdon was a member of the Honor...
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Bennie Grier West, Jr.

July 7, 1944 - April 21, 2014

Yauhannah: Bennie "Benjy" Grier West, Jr., 69, died Monday, April 21, 2014, at his residence. Mr. West was born in Hemingway on July 7, 1944, a son of the late Bennie Grier West, Sr. and Sadie Belle West. He grew up in the Yauhannah community of Georgetown County. Mr. West managed Bates Hill Plantation for 36 years. He was an avid hunter and fisherman, and his greatest love was spoiling his...
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Mary Griffin Stevens McAllister

March 1, 1949 - April 13, 2014

Georgetown: Mary Stevens McAllister, a true daughter of the South, took her leave from this earth at sunrise on Palm Sunday, April 13, 2014. Mary was born in Greenville, SC, in 1949, the daughter of Henry and Mary Stevens. She graduated from Ashley Hall in 1968 and received an Associate's Degree from the University of South Carolina. She was equally at home cooking a gourmet meal, putting a...
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Clara Port Rion

September 18, 1922 - April 11, 2014

Pawleys Island: Clara Port Rion, age 91, died peacefully surrounded by all of her children on Friday, April 11, 2014 at Waccamaw Regional Medical Center. Born in Bucksport, SC, Clara was the daughter of the late Franklin and Rebecca Cox Port. In addition to her parents, Clara was preceded in death by her husband, Samuel Weir Rion, her brothers, Joseph and Thomas Port, and her sister,...
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Herbert Teal Jacobs

February 12, 1948 - April 10, 2014

Summerville: Herbert "Larry" "Jake" Teal Jacobs entered into eternal rest on April 10, 2014 at his residence. Any man can be a father, but it takes a very special man to be a dad. Mr. Jacobs was born in Georgetown on February 12, 1948, a son of the late Harbard Teal Jacobs and Annie Geneva Cribb Jacobs. He grew up in Georgetown and graduated from Winyah High School. Mr. Jacobs was a retired...
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Patricia Spires Cooke

May 4, 1931 - April 9, 2014

Pawleys Island: Patricia "Pat" Cooke, 82, of North Litchfield Beach, went home to be with the Lord, April 9, 2014 after a short battle with COPD. A cancer survivor, Pat was a devoted, loving wife and mother and a caring Christian. Born in Greenwood to the late Joseph Adie Spires and Eunice Chastain Spires, she grew up in Bamberg, where she excelled in basketball and was named class salutatorian...
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Sarah Lee Skipper Davis Wynn

February 27, 1934 - March 19, 2014

Georgetown: Sarah Lee Skipper Davis Wynn, 80, died Wednesday, March 19, 2014, at Tidelands Hospice House. Mrs. Wynn was born in Conway on February 27, 1934, a daughter of the late Homer Frank Skipper and Bessie Ann Skipper. She lived in Horry County and graduated from Conway High School in 1952. Mrs. Wynn worked as a kindergarten teacher at First Baptist Church, at "Miss" Sarah's Day Care,...
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James Morrison Leland, Jr.

April 15, 1928 - March 12, 2014

Pawleys Island: James Morrison Leland Jr, of North Litchfield, SC, passed away on March 12, 2014. Born and raised in Charleston, SC, Mr. Leland was the middle son of James Morrison Leland, Sr. and Helen Patton Leland. After graduating from Charleston High School, he entered the Army and was assigned to the occupation Army in Germany. After the war he was enrolled at the University of Tennessee. ...
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Cindy Lynn Cooper

June 20, 1965 - March 3, 2014

Georgetown: Cindy Lynn Cooper, 48, died Monday, March 3, 2014 at her residence. Funeral services will be private.
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Caroline Elizabeth Williams Stevens

June 29, 1924 - February 10, 2014

Georgetown: Caroline Williams Stevens, 89, of Georgetown, died peacefully Monday, February 10, at Morningside of Georgetown. Mrs. Stevens was a longtime resident of Georgetown. She was born in Columbia, S.C. on June 29, 1924, to Latimer and Carolyn Williams. She was a member of the first graduating class of Dreher High School and attended the University of South Carolina before marrying Earl...
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Johnny Mack Jones

April 1, 1939 - February 5, 2014

Georgetown: Johnny Mack Jones, 75, died Wednesday, February 5, 2014, at his residence. Mr. Jones was born in Conway on April 1, 1939, a son of the late John Henry Jones and Kathleen Morris Canady Jones. He grew up in Georgetown and was the owner of Johnny's Cabinet Shop. Mr. Jones spent a lifetime, 42 years, as a custom cabinet builder and was recognized and respected for his superior designs...
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Glen Edward Elliott

October 7, 1950 - February 2, 2014

Georgetown: Glen Edward Elliott, 63, died Sunday, February 2, 2014, at his residence. Mr. Elliott was born in Andrews on October 7, 1950, a son of the late Doddie "D.W." Wasdon Elliott and Pauline Harriett Howard Elliott. He grew up in Charleston and served in the U.S. Army. Mr. Elliott later moved to Georgetown, where he was the owner of Elliott Construction. He was an avid hunter,...
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William Buchanan Moore

February 15, 1930 - January 28, 2014

Florence: William Buchanan Moore, 83, widower of Annelle Ward Moore, died Tuesday, January 28, 2014, at the Heritage Home of Florence. Mr. Moore was born in McClellanville on February 15, 1930, a son of the late William Buchanan Moore and Gertrude Leland Moore Miles. He was a 1954 graduate of The Citadel and completed his post-graduate work at the University of Syracuse, Georgia Institute of...
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John C. Calhoun

January 25, 2014

All arrangements are pending.
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Katherine Evelyn Ayers Bell

March 28, 1930 - January 19, 2014

Georgetown: Katherine Evelyn Ayers Bell, 83, widow of Clifford T. Bell, Jr., passed away January 19, 2014 in Georgetown, S.C. Mrs. Bell was born March 28, 1930 and was the daughter of Frank Jackson Ayers and Lucy Elizabeth Blackerby Ayers. She grew up in Greenville, S.C. and graduated from Ellen Woodside High School. Mrs. Bell graduated from Winthrop College in 1950 and was a member of Phi...
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Minnie Agatha Kennedy

December 25, 1916 - January 14, 2014

Georgetown: Minnie Agatha Kennedy, 97, died Tuesday, January 14, 2014, at Georgetown Healthcare and Rehab Center. Miss Kennedy was born at Hobcaw Barony in Georgetown on December 25, 1916, a daughter of the late William Kennedy and Daisy Jenkins Kennedy. She grew up in Georgetown and graduated from Howard High School and South Carolina State College. After teaching at Howard High School for...
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Russell Ward Reinhold

December 23, 1960 - January 8, 2014

Russell Ward Reinhold, 53, died Wednesday, January 8, 2014, at his residence. A private family memorial service will be held at a later date.
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Emma Marie Andrade Reardon

March 8, 1930 - January 8, 2014

Georgetown: Emma Marie Andrade Reardon, 83, wife of Jackson Odell Reardon, died Wednesday, January 8, 2014, at Tidelands Community Hospice House. Mrs. Reardon was born a daughter of the late William and Anna Andrade in San Jose, Calif. She committed her life to her family and gave unconditional love to her husband, children, and grandchildren. She leaves behind: her husband of 62 years; four...
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Lila Smith Pipkin

July 15, 1933 - January 8, 2014

Andrews: Lila Smith Pipkin, 80, died Wednesday, January 8, 2014 at her residence. Ms. Pipkin was born in McColl on July 15, 1933, a daughter of the late Willie Hubert Smith and Viola Adams Smith. She grew up in the Pleasant Hill community of Georgetown County and graduated from Pleasant Hill High School. Ms. Pipkin was the former owner of The Bargain Shop in Andrews and Georgetown. She was a...
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Margaret Isaac Hierholzer

January 10, 1921 - January 6, 2014

Georgetown: Margaret (Mary) Isaac Hierholzer, 92, passed away in Madison, FL surrounded by her loving family on January 6, 2014. Mrs. Hierholzer was born in Columbia, South Carolina as one of the first set of triplets in the state on January 10, 1921 to her parents; the late Isaac Elias Isaac and Mariam Raad Isaac. Mrs. Hierholzer was of the Catholic faith and was a member of St. Mary's...
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James Carthen Prosser

January 9, 1941 - January 6, 2014

Garden City Beach: James Carthen Prosser, 72, died Monday, January 6, 2014, at his residence. Mr. Prosser was born in Florence Co. on January 9, 1941, a son of Wilma McDaniel and the late James Lorris Prosser. He grew up in Johnsonville and graduated from Johnsonville High School. Mr. Prosser was the owner and operator of Energy Miser Heating and Cooling and a member of RSES, Refrigeration...
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Shirley Anne Walters Borowsky

December 23, 2013

Andrews: Shirley Anne Walters Borowsky, 70, wife of Arnold Louis Borowsky, died Monday, December 23, 2013, in Summerville. Shirley was born in Kingstree on January 22, 1943, a daughter of the late Edgar Beaufort Walters and Mary Nell Cox Walters. She was a graduate of Andrews High School. Shirley was employed by First Baptist Church School in Charleston for twenty...
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Benjamin Bourne Smith

August 13, 1927 - December 22, 2013

Georgetown: Benjamin Bourne "BB" Smith, 86, died Sunday, December 22, 2013, at Tidelands Community Hospice House. Mr. Smith was born in Georgetown on August 13, 1927, a son of the late John Benjamin Smith and Ellen Timmons Smith. He graduated from Andrews High School and served in the US Army during World War II. Mr. Smith owned and operated BB Smith's Grocery until his retirement. Mr. Smith...
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Earl Bethel Cox

February 7, 1964 - December 21, 2013

Andrews: Earl Bethel Cox, 49, died Saturday, December 21, 2013, as a result of an automobile accident in Jasper, Ind. Mr. Cox was born in Georgetown on February 7, 1964, a son of the late Willie Benjamin Cox and Lizzie Mae Alford Cox. He grew up in the Warsaw community of Williamsburg Co., graduated from Williamsburg High School, and received an associate's degree from Williamsburg Technical...
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Dora Bell Tisdale Nichols

September 12, 1941 - December 16, 2013

Andrews: Dora Bell Tisdale Nichols, 72, widow of Garland Randall Nichols, died Monday, December 16, 2013, at Carolinas Hospital System in Florence. Mrs. Nichols was born in Kingstree on September 12, 1941, a daughter of the late Bennie Wesley Tisdale and Marion Elizabeth Howard Tisdale. She was a SC Mentor foster parent for 25 years and and employee of Piggly Wiggly. Mrs. Nichols attended...
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Barbara Ann Connett Bush

June 25, 1932 - December 4, 2013

Georgetown: Barbara Ann Connett Bush, 81, widow of Chandler Matthewson Bush, died Wednesday, December 4, 2013, at Tidelands Community Hospice House. Mrs. Bush was born in Robinson, Ill. on June 25, 1932, a daughter of the late Max Arnold Connett and Julia Lucille Rogers Connett. She was an artist and a member of the Georgetown Art Guild, and she travelled abroad to paint. Mrs. Bush had a...
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Edward Ernest Thornley

January 2, 1934 - November 23, 2013

Georgetown: Edward Ernest Thornley, 79, died Saturday, November 23, 2013 at Tidelands Community Hospice House. Mr. Thornley was born in Moncks Corner on January 2, 1934, a son of the late Ernest Leroy Thornley and Maidia Tarte Thornley. He grew up in the Hell Hole Swamp community of Berkeley Co. and graduated from Macedonia High School. Mr. Thornley served in the Navy. ...
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Robert Andrew Assey

April 20, 1949 - November 22, 2013

Mount Pleasant: Robert "Robbie" Andrew Assey, 64, born April 20, 1949, "The unofficial Mayor of Georgetown," left this earth on Friday, November 22, 2013, to be with his parents, Dr. John T. Assey and Helen Maguire Assey, his brother, Dr. Michael E. Assey, and his aunts, Mamie Delzell and Rosa Lilly. He leaves behind three brothers, John Adrian and his wife, Ruth of Nashville, TN, James M. Assey...
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Judith Walters Ragin

February 27, 1941 - November 18, 2013

Georgetown: Judith "Judy" Walters Ragin, 72, widow of W. S. "Sandy" Ragin, died Monday, November 18, 2013, at Waccamaw Community Hospital in Murrells Inlet. Mrs. Ragin was born in Rock Hill on February 27, 1941, a daughter of the late William Keith Walters and Mettie Beckham Walters. She graduated from Rock Hill High School and attended classes at Winthrop College. Mrs. Ragin liked the beach...
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Gregory Leroy Bruorton

January 15, 1949 - November 14, 2013

Hemingway: Gregory Leroy Bruorton, 64, died Thursday, November 14, 2013, at his residence. Mr. Bruorton was born in Georgetown on January 15, 1949, a son of the late Leroy Alford Bruorton and Ouida Mae Lovern Bruorton. He was a graduate of Pleasant Hill High School and lived all his life in Georgetown County. Mr. Bruorton served in the U.S. Navy submarine service for four years and was a...
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Eugene Edward Pluto

July 8, 1937 - November 14, 2013

Georgetown: Eugene Edward Pluto, 76, died Thursday, November 14, 2013, at Tidelands Community Hospice House. Mr. Pluto was born in Coral, Pa. on July 8, 1937, a son of the late Matte Pluto and Mildred Gasphers Pluto. He grew up in Pa. and served in the US Air Force during the Korean Conflict. Mr. Pluto lived in Sumter prior to moving to Georgetown, where he spent seven years with the...
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Ila Mae Denney Cumbee

April 28, 1925 - November 12, 2013

McClellanville: Ila Mae Denney Cumbee, 88, widow of Gus Meldeau Cumbee, died Tuesday, November 12, 2013, at the Brian Center in Goldsboro, NC. Mrs. Cumbee was born in Awendaw on April 28, 1925, a daughter of the late Marion Osborne Denney and Mable Jackson Denney. She grew up in Awendaw was retired from T. W. Graham & Co., a former grocery store in McClellanville. Mrs. Cumbee was a member of...
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Janette Harrelson Martin

February 16, 1935 - November 10, 2013

Surfside Beach: Janette Harrelson Martin, 78, died Sunday, November 10, 2013, at Agape Senior Assisted Living in Murrells Inlet. Mrs. Martin was born in Georgetown on February 16, 1935, a daughter of the late Roy Bell Harrelson and Ruth Sisson Harrelson. She was kind hearted and the most generous woman that was always there for those in need. Mrs. Martin valued education and interests in the...
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Thomas Wayne Morris

April 9, 1940 - November 5, 2013

Andrews: Thomas Wayne Morris, 73, passed away Tuesday, November 5, 2013, at Tidelands Community Hospice House in Georgetown. Wayne was born in Georgetown on April 9, 1940, a son of the late Thomas Leon Morris and Lois McCants Morris Wiggins. He grew up in Andrews and graduated from Andrews High School. He was a member of Harper's Lodge No. 225 Ancient Free Masons in...
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Mary Kathleen Hayes Sports

November 21, 1922 - October 30, 2013

Georgetown: Mary Kathleen Hayes Sports, 90, widow of Aubrey Earl Sports, died Wednesday, October 30, 2013, at her son's residence. Mrs. Sports was born in Marlboro County on November 21, 1922, a daughter of the late Elijah Hayes and Annie Bullard Hayes. She grew up in Marlboro County and graduated from Blenheim High School. Mrs. Sports received a degree from a business college. She loved...
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W. W. Wilson

May 8, 1937 - October 26, 2013

Cottageville: W. W. "Bubba" Wilson, 76, died Saturday, October 26, 2013, in Colleton Medical Center in Walterboro. Mr. Wilson was born in Georgetown on May 8, 1937, a son of the late Archie Lee Wilson and Kathleen Ackerman Wilson. He served in the U. S. Army Reserve and the U. S. Air Force. Mr. Wilson was a former employee of United Insurance, Sunshine Auto Sales, and A. R. Skipper, Inc. He...
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Annie Lois Glisson Ethridge

December 21, 1923 - October 26, 2013

Andrews: Annie Lois Glisson Ethridge, 89, widow of James Muldred Ethridge, died Saturday, October 26, 2013, at Tidelands Hospice House in Georgetown. Mrs. Ethridge was born in Florence County on December 21, 1923, a daughter of the late David Marion Glisson and Nora Bell Clifton Glisson. She grew up in Andrews and was a former employee of Oneita Knitting Mills. Mrs. Ethridge was a life-long...
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Russell Hardee

October 17, 2013

Pawleys Island: Russell Hardee died Thursday, 17, 2013 at Georgetown Memorial Hospital. Arrangements will be announced by the Georgetown Chapel of Mayer Funeral Home.
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Thelma Juanita Lambert Morris

August 16, 1935 - October 10, 2013

Andrews: Thelma Juanita Lambert Morris, 78, died Thursday, October 10, 2013, at Prince George Healthcare Center in Georgetown. Mrs. Morris was born in Georgetown on August 16, 1935, a daughter of the late Freeman Lambert and Violet Johnson Lambert. She grew up in the Georgetown area and was a life-long resident of Andrews. Mrs. Morris enjoyed bingo and attending yard sales. She was a loving...
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Herman Francis Ray

October 31, 1936 - October 9, 2013

Andrews: Herman Francis Ray, 76, passed on to his heavenly home on Wednesday, October 9, 2013. Mr. Ray was born in Williamsburg County on October 31, 1936, a son of the late Willie Francis Ray and Daisy Benton Ray. He served in the U. S. Army during the Cuban Crisis. Mr. Ray worked for the N. Charleston Fire Dept. and later retired from Norfolk Southern Railroad after 26 years of service. He...
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Wadene Plummer Shaw

June 14, 1924 - October 5, 2013

Georgetown: Wadene "Penny" Plummer Shaw, 89, widow of Pressley E. Shaw, died Saturday, October 5, 2013, at her residence. Mrs. Shaw was born in Sioux City, Iowa on June 14, 1924, a daughter of the late Henry Earl Plummer and Beulah Jeannette Rummel Plummer, and graduated from high school there. She then moved to Washington, D.C., where she worked at the Pentagon. After her marriage in 1944,...
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Mary Faye Newton Turner

August 30, 1947 - October 2, 2013

Andrews: Mary Faye Newton Turner, 66, widow of John Walter Turner, died Wednesday, October 2, 2013 at Georgetown Memorial Hospital. Mrs. Turner was born in Andrews on August 30, 1947, a daughter of Glennie Marvin Newton and Mary Magelean Greene Newton. She lived all her life in the Andrews area and was a retired employee of Oneita Industries. Mrs. Turner was a member of Williamsburg...
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Lawrence Edward Holliday

April 30, 1919 - September 27, 2013

Greenville: Lawrence Edward Holliday, 94, formerly of Georgetown and Pawley's Island, passed away peacefully at his residence on Friday, September 27, 2013. Mr. Holliday was born in Manning of April 30, 1919, a son of the late Benjamin Walker Holliday and Ruby Weeks Holliday. He graduated from Manning High School and attended Clemson University and the University of South Carolina, although...
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Doras Lamar Campbell

May 19, 1937 - September 21, 2013

Georgetown: Doras "Lamar" Campbell, 76, died Saturday, September 21, 2013, at his residence. Mr. Campbell was born in Kings Mountain, NC on May 19, 1937, a son of the late Troy Lamar Campbell and Helen Carter Campbell. He grew up in Georgetown and graduated from Winyah High School, where he was a member of the football team. Mr. Campbell retired after 46 years with International Paper Co. and...
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Martha Ann Brunson Harper

January 27, 1926 - September 10, 2013

Georgetown: Martha Ann Brunson Harper, 87, widow of Keith McQueen Harper, died Tuesday, September 10, 2013, at McLeod Regional Medical Center in Florence. Mrs. Harper was born in Denmark on January 27, 1926, a daughter of the late Joseph Eugene Brunson and Swannanoa Hughes Brunson. She grew up in Denmark and graduated from Denmark public schools. After graduating from Winthrop College, Mrs....
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Herbert Skinner Bellune

May 29, 1950 - September 3, 2013

Georgetown: Herbert Skinner Bellune, 63, widower of Wanda Gerrald Bellune, died Tuesday, September 3, 2013, at his residence. Mr. Bellune was born in Georgetown on May 29, 1950, a son of the late Brightman Skinner Bellune and Ruth Eloise Eidson Bellune. He grew up Georgetown, graduated from Winyah High School, and attended Lander College. Mr. Bellune worked with several Dodge dealerships in...
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Lou Eva Watson Lawrence

September 23, 1926 - August 31, 2013

Andrews: Lou Eva Watson Lawrence, 86, died Saturday, August 31, 2013. Mrs. Lawrence was born in Cheraw, SC on September 23, 1926, a daughter of the late Carl Bennett Watson and Victoria Hathcock Watson. She graduated from Cheraw High School in 1944 and attended Winthrop University. In 1951, she married Thomas Carl Lawrence and moved to Andrews, SC. She was a member of Trinity United Methodist...
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Cheryl Ann Moore

January 29, 1967 - August 26, 2013

Andrews: Cheryl Ann Moore, 46, died Monday, August 26, 2013, at her residence. Mrs. Moore was born in Manning on January 29, 1967, a daughter of Tim E. Moore, Sr. and Mary Lou Clemons Moore. She graduated from Andrews High School and attended Winthrop University. Mrs. Moore worked in Human Resources for Kingstree Nursing Facility and worked in the past for Winyah Convalescent Center, Mount...
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Anne Eileen McNulty Beal

January 7, 1930 - August 20, 2013

Georgetown: Anne "Nancy" McNulty Beal died peacefully and entered into eternal life on August 20, 2013. Mrs. Beal was born January 7, 1930 in Chicago, Illinois to Michael Anthony and Philomena Cosgrove McNulty, the second of their three children. Mrs. Beal graduated from Academy of Sacred Heart in Lake Forest, Illinois, attended Trinity College in Washington, D.C., and graduated from Barat...
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Richard Irvine Manning

October 25, 1921 - August 16, 2013

Georgetown: Richard Irvine Manning, 91, widower of Helen Renfrew Goodwin Manning, died Friday, August 16, 2013, at NHC Healthcare in Garden City. Mr. Manning was born in Spartanburg on October 25, 1921, a son of the late Bernard Manning and Katharine Ward Burton Manning. He served in the US Marine Corps during World War II. Mr. Manning was a former stock broker and owner of Mr. Frame It and...
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Barbara Yvonne Causey

December 30, 1932 - August 13, 2013

Florence: Barbara "Bobbie" Y. Causey, 80, passed away Tuesday, August 13, 2013, at Carolinas Hospital System in Florence. She had been ill for many years and had lived in the Honorage Nursing Center for the past ten years. Her illness never dampened her spirit, however. She enjoyed her family and many friends. Surviving are: her niece, Diane Causey Matuse; her great-niece, Christina Rene...
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Charlotte Taylor Altman

October 7, 1942 - August 12, 2013

Murrells Inlet: Charlotte Taylor Altman, 70, died Monday, August 12, 2013, at her residence. Mrs. Altman was born in Fayetteville, N. C. on October 7, 1942, a daughter of the late Nolan "Red" Everett Taylor and Cynthia Smith Taylor. She grew up in Georgetown and was a graduate of Winyah High School and attended Wilmington Junior College. Mrs. Altman lived in Wilmington, N. C. and Charleston...
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Robert William McGrath

January 31, 1927 - August 5, 2013

Georgetown: Dr. Robert William McGrath, 86, died Monday, August 5, 2013, at his residence. Dr. McGrath was born on January 31, 1927 in New York City, NY, a son of the late John Francis McGrath, Lillian Nicholson McGrath. He graduated from Regis High School in 1944 and served in the U S Army during W. W. II from 1944 until 1946, attaining the rank of Infantry Staff Sargent. Dr. McGrath...
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Thomas Eugene Latstetter

September 25, 1927 - August 5, 2013

Pawley Island: Thomas E. Latstetter, 85, passed away August 5, 2013, at Tidelands Community Hospice in Georgetown. Born in Clarksburg, W. VA., he was the son of the late Thomas Eugene Latstetter and Virginia Morgan Latstetter McClure. Thomas attended Penn State University and graduated from Fairmont State College. He retired from U.S. Steel management in Pittsburgh, Pa., after 35 years. At...
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Walter Blease Ethridge, Jr.

November 23, 1939 - August 3, 2013

Andrews: Walter "W.B." Blease Ethridge, Jr., 73, died Saturday, August 3, 2013, at Waccamaw Community Hospital in Murrells Inlet. Mr. Ethridge was born in Andrews on November 23, 1939, a son of the late Walter Blease Ethridge and Dorothy Corine Elliott Ethridge. He grew up in Andrews and graduated from Andrews High School. Mr. Ethridge was the owner of W.B. Ethridge, Jr. Masonry and a...
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