Charleston County

BOWENS, Ray, 49, of Charleston, husband of Tiffany Bowens, died Thursday. Arrangements by Palmetto Cremation Society.

CHURCH, Anne, 82, of Charleston, widow of Robert B. Church III, died Friday. Arrangements by Palmetto Cremation Society.

COBBS, Ernest, 83, of Hollywood, widower of Louise C. Cobbs, died Friday. Arrangements by Walker’s Mortuary of Johns Island.

EMBRY, Mark Stephen, 56, of North Charleston died Thursday. Arrangements by Stuhr’s West Ashley Chapel of Charleston.

KUNZE, Peter Allen, 61, of Charleston, a retired lieutenant colonel with the Army, owner of Charleston’s Finest Hardwood Floors Inc. and husband of Valerie Harrawood Kunze, died Thursday. Arrangements by Stuhr’s Downtown Chapel.

MATSON, Anthony Joseph, 81, of James Island, a retired letter carrier with the U.S. Postal Service and husband of Margaret A. Thrower Matson, died Thursday. Arrangements by James A. McAlister Funerals and Cremation of Charleston.

MIMS, Harold L. Jr., 91, of North Charleston, a Coast Guard veteran, owner of Mims Amusement Co. and widower of Eula M. Mims, died Friday. Arrangements by Carolina Memorial Funeral Home.

SMITH, Nancy Wilson, 78, of Johns Island, a homemaker, first married to the late Harry S. Wilson and widow of Alfred E. Smith, died Thursday. Arrangements by McAlister-Smith’s West Ashley Chapel of Charleston.

WOOTEN, Betty Rose Davis, 84, of North Charleston, widow of Clifford C. Wooten, died Thursday. Arrangements by Carolina Memorial Funeral Home.

Berkeley County

COLLINS, Patricia Jean, 73, of Goose Creek, owner of Collins Construction Co., died Friday. Arrangements by McAlister-Smith’s Goose Creek Chapel.

HODGE, George Preston, 59, of Summerville, a retired mechanic with Robert Bosch Corp., special deputy with Dorchester County and husband of Sharon Zey Hodge, died Thursday. Arrangements by James A. Dyal Funeral Home.

SIMMONS, Cannon, of Moncks Corner died Friday. Arrangements by Eutawville Community Funeral Home.

Colleton County

BLUE, Ernestine, 83, of Green Pond died Thursday. Arrangements by Koger’s Mortuary of Walterboro.

CANADAY, Gladys Hubbard, 80, of Walterboro, a retired secretary with Ruffin High School and widow of Furman D. Canaday, died Friday. Arrangements by Herndon’s Walterboro Chapel.


JONES, Patricia Brunson, 61, of Clover, a Clover School District retiree, former employee of South Carolina DHEC and wife of Joel Jones, died Friday. Arrangements by M. L. Ford & Son Funeral Home.

PRESSLEY, Agnes Fulton, 77, of Kingstree, wife of George Pressley, died Thursday. Arrangements by Henryhand’s Kingstree Chapel.

ROGERS, Sandra Joyce Odom, 66, of Hampton, a retired registered nurse with Hospice of Beaufort and widow of Robert P. Rogers, died Wednesday. Arrangements by Peeples-Rhoden Funeral Home.