Charleston County

DRAYTON, Derryl, 51, of James Island died Saturday. Arrangements by Pasley’s Mortuary of Charleston.

ELLSWORTH, Carolina, 83, of Charleston, a health care clerk, died Saturday. Arrangements by Simplicity Lowcountry Cremation and Burial Services of North Charleston.

GATES, Eletha B., 87, of Lincolnville, a homemaker, died Sunday. Arrangements by Simplicity Lowcountry Cremation and Burial Services of North Charleston.

GIBBS, Vernell, 78, of Charleston, wife of Robert Gibbs, died Sunday. Arrangements by Dickerson Mortuary of North Charleston.

GREEN, Gerald B., of Charleston died Wednesday. Arrangements by North Area Funeral Home of North Charleston.

HAMILTON, Ida Mae Morris, 78, of Wadmalaw Island, a seamstress and secretary with New Jerusalem A.M.E. Church, died Saturday. Arrangements by Dickerson Mortuary of North Charleston.

HARDWICK, Herbert Olen, 63, of North Charleston, a trades specialist with MUSC and husband of Paula Hardwick, died Sunday. Arrangements by Carolina Memorial Funeral Home.

HAZEL, Mildred Hutson, 91, of Charleston, widow of Harold F. Hazel Jr., died Saturday. Arrangements by Carolina Memorial Funeral Home of North Charleston.

SINGLETON, David Eugene, of Charleston died Saturday. Arrangements by Suburban Funeral Home of North Charleston.

THOMAS, Joseph J., 84, of Mount Pleasant, husband of Hazel Todd Thomas, died Saturday. Arrangements by McAlister-Smith’s Mount Pleasant Chapel.

TOWNSEND, Johnathan Kenneth, 62, of North Charleston, an Army veteran, died Sunday. Arrangements by James A. McAlister Funeral Home of Charleston.

Berkeley County

GOLDBACH, Mary J., 60, of Goose Creek, a claims manager with Atlantic Coast Life Insurance Co. and wife of Leonard Goldbach, died Friday. Arrangements by McAlister-Smith’s Goose Creek Chapel.

RODRIGUEZ, Jose, 91, of Moncks Corner, an Army veteran, Clairol retiree and husband of Yolanda Irizarry Rodriguez, died Friday. Arrangements by McAlister-Smith’s Goose Creek Chapel.

Colleton County

FENDER, Norma Beach Boynton, 87, of Walterboro, a retired seamstress and wife of James Fender, died Saturday. Arrangements by Parker-Rhoden Funeral Home.

MARCHANT, Marion Ricketson, 71, of Walterboro, a former physical therapist and wife of Joseph Marchant, died Saturday. Arrangements by Herndon and Sons’ Walterboro Chapel.

Dorchester County

MIZELL, Bessie Mae Myers, 94, of St. George, a seamstress with Carolina Girlswear and widow of Rene A. Mizell, died Saturday. Arrangements by Bryant Funeral Home.

RIVERS, Rose Lee, of Ridgeville died Saturday. Arrangements by Aiken-Capers Funeral Home of Summerville.

Elsewhere

BLUME, Charles Douglas, 71, of Bamberg, husband of Lily R. Proveaux Blume, died Saturday. Arrangements by Cooner Funeral Home.

NORMAN, Norma Ann Nexsen, 65, of Kingstree, a retired school teacher, died Saturday. Arrangements by Williamsburg Funeral Home.

RHODES, Elizabeth Rentz, of Varnville, widow of William L. Rhodes Jr., died Saturday. Arrangements by Peeple’s Rhoden Funeral Home of Hampton.