Charleston County

BROWN, Mary Ruth, 78, of Mount Pleasant died Monday. Arrangements by Palmetto Cremation Society of Charleston.

EGLESTON, DuBose Jr., 98, of Charleston, an Army major, retired general surgeon and widower of Genevieve R. Morgan Egleston, died Tuesday. Arrangements by Carolina Memorial Funeral Home of North Charleston.

HYMES, Robert, of Johns Island, husband of Elizabeth Hymes, died Tuesday. Arrangements by Fielding Home for Funerals of Charleston.

WILSON, Joseph Bernard Blie, of Charleston, husband of Mary Ann Wilson, died Tuesday. Arrangements by King-Fields Mortuary of Summerton.

Berkeley County

BURGESS, Clyde Grady, 77, of Daniel Island, formerly of Union, a National Guard veteran, insurance agent, owner of Clyde Burgess Construction Co. and husband of Peggy Addis Burgess, died Tuesday. Arrangements by SR Holcombe Funeral Home of Union.

VIGILLA, Leonarda Cardenas, 82, of Goose Creek, a seamstress and widow of Julio Vigilla, died Tuesday. Arrangements by McAlister-Smith’s Goose Creek Chapel.

WILLIAMS, Denise Cheryl, 43, of Moncks Corner died Tuesday. Arrangements by Gethers Funeral Home.

Colleton County

POLK, Veda Louise Tuten, 77, of Islandton, a retired nurse at Walterboro Community Hospital and widow of Robert A. Polk, died Wednesday. Arrangements by Herndon and Sons’ Varnville-Hampton Chapel.

SANDERS, Jean Victoria, 63, of Walterboro, a Gingerbread House Day Care Center retiree, McPhearson Inc. employee and wife of Sammie T. Sanders, died Wednesday. Arrangements by Herndon and Sons’ Walterboro Chapel.

Dorchester County

BULL, Benjaman J., 82, of Harleyville, formerly of Summerville, an Air Force veteran, retired metrologist at the Charleston Air Force Base, owner-operator of Bennie’s TV Service and husband of Coy P. Lindsey Bull, died Monday. Arrangements by Bryant Funeral Home of St. George.

CLARK, Wylma Etling Sweat, 90, of Summerville, a Dorchester County Schools food service retiree, employee of Manhattan Shirt Co., first married to the late Thomas J. Sweat and widow of Clarence A. Clark, died Wednesday. Arrangements by Parks Funeral Home.

HORTON, Mary Taylor, 92, of Summerville, widow of Vernon M. Horton, died Wednesday. Arrangements by Stuhr’s West Ashley Chapel of Charleston.

Georgetown County

McKNIGHT, Cherry Leslie Bellflower, 91, of Georgetown, widow of Herman P. McKnight, died Tuesday. Arrangements by Graham Funeral Home.


DODSON, T. Scott, 51, of Beech Mountain, N.C., formerly of Columbia, S.C., died April 17. Arrangements by Austin and Barnes Funeral Home of Boone, N.C.

HOFFMAN, William Howard, 82, of Sarasota, Fla., formerly of Mount Pleasant, S.C., a retired advising consultant for professional builders and owner of QuestCo Inc., electrical engineer and husband of Carolyn L. Kolb, died April 12. Arrangements by Toale Brothers Funeral Home of Sarasota.

LEARY, Ruth Virginia, of New York died April 17. Arrangements by Armstrong Funeral Home of Brooklyn, N.Y.