Deaths summary

  • Posted: Sunday, March 31, 2013 11:31 p.m., Updated: Sunday, March 31, 2013 11:38 p.m.

Charleston County

BENSON, James, of North Charleston died Friday. Arrangements by Hilton’s Mortuary.

CUMMINGS, Francis, of Mount Pleasant, husband of Rebecca Brown Cummings, died Saturday. Arrangements by Johnson-Halls Funeral Home.

DAVIS, Deborah, 52, of Charleston died Saturday. Arrangements by Hilton’s Mortuary of North Charleston.

HURLEY, Darel Cooper, 76, of Charleston, a Navy veteran, retired banker, first married to the late R. Celestine Plummer Hurley and husband of Ann Stewart Cario-Hurley, died Saturday. Arrangements by Stuhr’s West Ashley Chapel.

LADSON, Martin R., 52, of James Island died Sunday. Arrangements by Pasley’s Mortuary of Charleston.

LANGSTON, Margie, 90, of North Charleston died Friday. Arrangements by Carolina Memorial Funeral Home.

THORNHILL, Van Noy, 89, of Charleston, a retired Army and Army Reserve colonel, retired president with Charleston Oil Co. and husband of Jane Larsen Lucas Thornhill, died Sunday. Arrangements by Stuhr’s Downtown Chapel.

Berkeley County

DANIELS, Donald Earl, 74, of Moncks Corner, a Marine Reserve veteran, retired electrician with Westvaco and widower of Joann Austin Daniels, died Sunday. Arrangements by Russell Funeral Chapel.

FENDER, Charles W., 82, of Summerville, a retired painter, died Sunday. Arrangements by Parks Funeral Home.

GUY, Clyde Wayne, 73, of Hanahan, a retired conductor with Norfolk Southern Railroad Co., died Saturday. Arrangements by Carolina Memorial Funeral Home of North Charleston.

Dorchester County

DION, Raymond O., 96, of Summerville, an industrial engineer, first married to the late Eleanor Buswell Walker Dion and widower of Myra Howell Thomas Dion, died March 25. Arrangements by Parks Funeral Home.

HUGGINS, James Carnell, 82, of Summerville, an Army veteran, Polaris Missile Facility retiree with the Naval Weapons Station and husband of Ozenia Johnson Huggins, died Sunday. Arrangements by James A. Dyal Funeral Home.

REEVES, Dorothy Ann Harriott, 69, of Reevesville, a seamstress with Wimberly’s Dry Cleaners, former employee of Carolina Girls Wear and widow of Lawrence M. Reeves, died Sunday. Arrangements by Bryant Funeral Home of St. George.

THOMPSON, Carol, of Ridgeville died Saturday. Arrangements by Stevens Funeral Home of St. George.

Georgetown County

SMITH, Charles Forster Jr., 89, of Pawleys Island, an Army veteran, retired auditor and accountant and husband of Olivette Garr Smith, died Saturday. Arrangements by Stuhr’s Downtown Chapel of Charleston.


BROOME, F. William, 92, of Dahlonega, Ga., an Army and Air Corps veteran, poet and writer, commercial real estate broker, chamber executive and widower of Etrulia Abernathy Broome, died March 19. Arrangements by Southcare Funeral Society of Marietta, Ga.

SCOTT, Richard, 72, of Kingstree, husband of Janice Scott, died Saturday. Arrangements by Henryhand’s Kingstree Chapel.

SHAW, Cynthia Gwendella, 44, of Kingstree died Sunday. Arrangements by Henryhand’s Kingstree Chapel.

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