Charleston County

ATWATER, Margaret Gordon Finley, of James Island, a teacher with Charleston County School District and widow of Charles B. Atwater Jr., died Tuesday. Arrangements by Simplicity Lowcountry Cremation and Burial Services of North Charleston.

CAMMERER, Mary Ann, 70, of Johns Island, a homemaker and wife of Richard C. Cammerer, died Wednesday. Arrangements by Simplicity Lowcountry Cremation and Burial Services of North Charleston.

COKER, Mary Ellen Coward, 88, of North Charleston, a homemaker and widow of Garris C. Coker, died Monday. Arrangements by Floyd Funeral Home of Olanta.

CRAY, Jason David, 37, of Ladson, a manager with Hess Corp., died Tuesday. Arrangements by Fenton and Hennessey Funeral Home of Bellows Falls, Vt.

GORDON, Barbara Delores, of North Charleston, owner of Barbara’s Beauty Salon and wife of James R. Gordon, died Wednesday. Arrangements by Carolina Memorial Funeral Home.

HUNTER, Virginia Joyce Ferguson, 82, of North Charleston, a teacher and widow of Hugh L. Hunter, died Tuesday. Arrangements by Stuhr’s Northwoods Chapel.

MARTIN, Lloyd Leroy, 92, of James Island, a retired master sergeant with the Army, former director of surgical residents with MUSC and widower of Velma G. Brownlee Martin, died Wednesday. Arrangements by Stuhr’s Downtown Chapel.

McCOWN, Clara Nell Cromer, of Mount Pleasant, Anderson County School District retiree and widow of James O. McCown, died Wednesday. Arrangements by Sullivan-King Mortuary of Anderson.

Berkeley County

BENTON, Steven Alexander, 62, of Summerville, a manager with Lowes and husband of Peggy Benton, died Wednesday. Arrangements by Tri-County Cremation Center.

QUINTANILLA, Luis Alonso, 72, of Goose Creek died Wednesday. Arrangements by McAlister-Smith’s Goose Creek Chapel.

Colleton County

FILION, Claire Doris, 78, of Walterboro, a retired secretary with University of North Carolina at Wilmington and widow of Joseph J. Filion, died Thursday. Arrangements by Herndon’s Walterboro Chapel.

Dorchester County

BATEMAN, James Wade, 80, of Ladson, husband of Martha F. Meadows Bateman, died Tuesday. Arrangements by Parks Funeral Home of Summerville.

FORD, Geneva Greene, 86, of Summerville, a retired cafeteria worker and widow of Blease Ford, died Thursday. Arrangements by Glover Funeral Home.


THOMAS, Patricia Baggett, 77, of Greeleyville, widow of Robert L. Thomas, died Thursday. Arrangements by Stephens Funeral Home of Manning.