Charleston County

BROWN, Melvin, 53, of North Charleston, an engineering technician with Robert Bosch Corp. and husband of Kellie McGee Brown, died Wednesday. Arrangements by McAlister-Smith’s Goose Creek Chapel.

COBB, Mary Alice, 63, of Ladson, a retired clerical employee for a phone company and wife of Jonathan Cobb, died Monday. Arrangements by Simplicity Lowcountry Cremation and Burial Services of North Charleston.

DEES, Ruby Risher Bryan, 92, of Charleston, first married to the late Edward G. Bryan and widow of Bethel Dees Jr., died Tuesday. Arrangements by Herndon and Sons’ Walterboro Chapel.

SCHADT, Helen Harmon, 98, of Yonges Island, a retired clerical employee for a phone company, died Wednesday. Arrangements by Simplicity Lowcountry Cremation and Burial Services of North Charleston.

THOMPSON, Florence Knutson, 88, of North Charleston, a homemaker and widow of Glennie Thompson, died Wednesday. Arrangements by Carolina Memorial Funeral Home.

WASHINGTON, Sylvester, 56, of Charleston, an advertiser with Liberty Tax Service, died Tuesday. Arrangements by Simplicity Lowcountry Cremation and Burial Services of North Charleston.

Berkeley County

BUNTING, James Riley, 69, of Bonneau, a retired command sergeant major with the Army, U.S. Customs and Border Protection retiree and widower of Rosemarie A. Koch Bunting, died April 29. Arrangements by Palmetto Cremation Society of Charleston.

GRIFFIN, James H., 62, of Hanahan died Tuesday. Arrangements by Hilton’s Mortuary of North Charleston.

JASPER, Ellen, 76, of Summerville, a homemaker and wife of Donald Jasper, died Tuesday. Arrangements by Simplicity Lowcountry Cremation and Burial Services of North Charleston.

LEASURE, John Henry IV, 68, of Goose Creek, and Army veteran and husband of Jill Anderson Leasure, died Monday. Arrangements by Stephens Funeral Home of Manning.

SMITH, Henribelle, 90, of Hanahan, widow of Hiram W. Smith, died Tuesday. Arrangements by Stuhr’s Northwoods Chapel of North Charleston.

TISDALE, Richard, 59, of Goose Creek, an Army veteran, employee of Joint Base Charleston and husband of Hennie M. Burden Tisdale, died Wednesday. Arrangements by Gethers Funeral Home of Moncks Corner.

Colleton County

CAMPBELL, William Henry, 89, of Walterboro, formerly of Charleston, an Army veteran, brigadier general with the Air Force Reserve, geologist, mining engineer and widower of Virginia J. Hargus Campbell, died Wednesday. Arrangements by Herndon and Sons’ Walterboro Chapel.

Elsewhere

GILLIARD, Joseph, of Rock Hill, formerly of James Island, an Army veteran and Duke Power retiree, died Friday. Arrangements by Robinson Funeral Home of Rock Hill.

HUGGINS, Johnny, of New York, husband of Laverne Huggins, died Friday. Arrangements by Woodward Funeral Home of New York and local arrangements by Suburban Funeral Home of North Charleston, S.C.

KNIGHT, Edna Ruth Rast, 77, of Augusta, Ga., a retired executive secretary with a mortgage banking company and wife of Heyward P. Knight, died May 9. Arrangements by Elliott Sons Funeral Home of Martinez, Ga.

LIFERIDGE, Clifford D., of Houston, a Navy retiree and husband of Kimberly Liferidge, died May 8. Local arrangements by Milligan’s Funeral Home of Moncks Corner, S.C. and other arrangements by Aiken Funeral Home of Tampa, Fla.

MERCER, Alvin Dale, 65, of Sumter, a retired chief master sergeant with the Air Force and husband of Rebecca Sanders Mercer, died Tuesday. Arrangements by Elmore-Cannon-Stephens Funeral Home.

SATTERFIELD, David Michael, 51, of Furman, an Army veteran and husband of Gloria Harriott Satterfield, died Tuesday. Arrangements by Herndon and Sons’ Varnville-Hampton Chapel.

WILSON, Levi Pressley, 87, of Kingstree, husband of Ella Harvin Wilson, died Wednesday. Arrangements by Henryhand’s Kingstree Chapel.

ZARTMAN, Richard Earl, 87, of Beaufort, a retired hospital corpsman with the Navy and widower of Virginia Zartman, died Tuesday. Arrangements by Anderson Funeral Home.