Deaths summary

  • Posted: Friday, January 25, 2013 12:01 a.m.

Charleston County
ELLIS, Peggy Ruth, 81, of Charleston, a commercial interior designer, died Wednesday. Arrangements by Tri-County Cremation Center of Summerville.

LANGSTON, Elizabeth Anne Strange, 75, of Charleston, a retired bookkeeper for American Mutual Insurance Co. and wife of James L. Langston, died Wednesday. Arrangements by Stuhrís Downtown Chapel.

LELAND, Victoria Moulin, 93, of Charleston, first married to the late Harold R. Taylor and widow of Edwin A. Leland, died Thursday. Arrangements by Stuhrís Downtown Chapel.

MAJOR, Shedrick N. Jr., 67, of Charleston, husband of Doris Major, died Tuesday. Arrangements by Fielding Home for Funerals.

NESBITT, Ethel E., 71, of Charleston, a former employee of the South Carolina Employment Commission, died Monday. Arrangements by Dorothyís Home for Funerals.

OREE, John, 92, of Mount Pleasant, a Charleston Naval Shipyard retiree and widower of Martha Lewis Oree, died Wednesday. Arrangements by Smith-McNealís Awendaw Chapel.

STAFFORD, Deborah, of Charleston died Jan. 15. Arrangements by Suburban Funeral Home of North Charleston.

WELSH, Roland Lemuel, 93, of Charleston, a maritime officer in the Merchant Marines, retired insurance agent for New York Life and husband of Maude Banks Welsh, died Wednesday. Arrangements by Stuhrís Downtown Chapel.

WIGGINS, Donald Lawton II, 60, of Charleston, a self-employed landscaper, died Thursday. Arrangements by James A. McAlister Funerals and Cremation.

Berkeley County
SEAY, Jacqueline Walters, 76, of Goose Creek died Wednesday. Arrangements by Stuhrís West Ashley Chapel of Charleston.

Dorchester County
CONNOR, Constance Marie, 78, of Summerville, a retired registered nurse and wife of Richard G. Connor, died Thursday. Arrangements by James A. Dyal Funeral Home.

Elsewhere
DAVIS, Jack A., of Eutawville died Saturday. Arrangements by Johnson-Halls Funeral Home of Mount Pleasant.

DAVIS, Sanco, 84, of New York City, formerly of St. Stephen, S.C., a construction worker for Perillo Construction Co., died Sunday. Arrangements by Scottís Mortuary of Moncks Corner, S.C.

FERSNER, Ann Cathcart, 91, of Orangeburg, widow of T.B. Fersner Jr., died Thursday. Arrangements by Dukes Harley Funeral Home.

HOLMES, James Jr., 94, of New York City, formerly of Sullivanís Island, S.C., a retired New York state peace officer, died Sunday. Arrangements by Granbyís Funeral Service.

McDONALD, Martha Lee, of Vienna, Ga., formerly of Charleston, S.C., a Navy veteran and X-ray technician, died Thursday. Arrangements by Rainey Family Funeral Services.

MUENCH, Jeffrey David, 43, of Florence died Wednesday. Arrangements by Simplicity Lowcountry Cremation and Burial Services of North Charleston.

PALMER, Evelyn Givens, 93, of Macon, Ga., a retired customer service representative for C&S Bank, first married to the late Larkin P. Fooshe and wife of Ronald L. Palmer, died Tuesday. Arrangements by Peeples-Rhoden Funeral Home of Hampton, S.C.

PERRY, Joseph, 67, of Harris, N.Y., formerly of North Charleston, S.C., died Jan. 13. Arrangements by Dorothyís Home for Funerals of Charleston, S.C.

RIDDLE, Louvinia Weaver, of Columbia, a flower designer at the S.C. Statehouse and Governerís Mansion, flower-design teacher and widow of Robert M. Riddle, died Wednesday. Arrangements by Dunbarís Devine Street Chapel.

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