• June 20, 1934 - May 28, 2017
  • Hanahan, South Carolina

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Mr. Wade Russell Dyson, 82, passed away peacefully at his home on Sunday morning, May 28, 2017 after an extended illness, surrounded by his loving family. Wade was a longtime resident and businessman of Hanahan. Mr. Duson was born on June 20, 1934 in Bishopville, SC to Harry Coley & Edna Lee Dyson. He graduated from North Charleston High School in 1953. He was a Veteran and enlisted in the Army and served from 1953 to 1956 in Japan and Korea. He was a member of the Charleston Rifle Club and the Elks Lodge of Charleston.

He is survived by his wife of 58 years, Beverly Jane Barnes-Dyson and 4 children: Richard Russell Dyson, James Michael Dyson (Paulette), Lisa Marie Dyson-Harrelson (Greg), and Steven Wayne Dyson (Ainsley) all of Hanahan; 9 grandchildren ,Travis Sabback, Ashley Dyson Lord, Lyndsey Dyson Castillo, Nicholas Dyson, Kyle Dyson, Kayla Dyson, and MacKenzie Dyson, Lance Harrelson,and Abigail Dyson; and 7 great grandchildren; 2 sisters: Rosalyn Vonciel Dyson-Everhart of Atlanta; Margaret Diane Dyson-Zinser (George) of Hanahan; 2 brothers: Harold Eugene Dyson (Jeanette) of Clemmons, NC and Morris Bradley Dyson (Kim) of Columbus, GA & several nieces, nephews and cousins.

We would like to thank Hospice Compassus for their loving care during Mr. Dyson’s final weeks. We would like to especially thank Shawna, Melissa, April, and Stephanie for taking such good care of him.

Funeral Arrangements by Carolina Memorial Funeral Home. The viewing will take place at the funeral home on Wednesday May 31,2017 from 6-8 pm. The funeral service will be held on Thursday at the Advent Lutheran Church, 3347 Rivers Ave, North Charleston at 11 am where he was a member for over 36 years. Burial will follow in Carolina Memorial Gardens. Flowers accepted or memorials can be made to Advent Lutheran Church or Hospice Compassus.