Charleston County

COCHRAN, Patrick Michael, 45, of North Charleston, a carpenter, died Wednesday. Arrangements by Simplicity Lowcountry Cremation and Burial Services.

HAERTEL, Richard F., 66, of Charleston, former owner of Buffalo South Restaurant and husband of Barbara Coyle Haertel, died March 24. Arrangements by McAlister-Smith’s Mount Pleasant Chapel.

HEYWARD, Herbert, 76, of Johns Island, widower of Ruth M. Heyward, died Monday. Arrangements by Walker’s Mortuary.

KEITT, Nathaniel, 86, of North Charleston, widower of Albertha Gates Keitt, died Tuesday. Arrangements by Palmetto Mortuary.

LEASURE, Clinton Roy, 74, of James Island, an Air Force veteran, Charleston Naval Shipyard and NAVELEX employee, first married to the late Jean Leasure and husband of Betty West Leasure, died Wednesday. Arrangements by Stuhr’s Downtown Chapel of Charleston.

LIKES, Harriet Ann, 85, of Charleston, a retired teacher, died Wednesday. Arrangements by Stuhr’s Downtown Chapel.

MOULTRIE, Charlotte, of North Charleston died Thursday. Arrangements by Milligan’s Funeral Home of Moncks Corner.

Berkeley County

McMILLAN, Lester Ann Jarrell, 59, of Cross died Thursday. Arrangements by Herndon’s Varnville Chapel.

MIDDLETON, John Thomas, 59, of Bonneau died Thursday. Arrangements by Henryhand’s St. Stephen Chapel.

TORIBIO, Ramon, 89, of Goose Creek, husband of Gloria Toribio, died Tuesday. Arrangements by McAlister-Smith’s Goose Creek Chapel.

Dorchester County

BESON, Mary Lillian, 78, of Summerville, a retired registered nurse, died Wednesday. Arrangements by Parks Funeral Home of Summerville.

COLSON, Lonveste, 80, of St. George, owner of Colson’s Garage and Wrecker Service and husband of Betty Hill Colson, died Thursday. Arrangements by Bryant Funeral Home.

FISCHER, Adele Ruffner, 96, of Summerville, widow of Louis Fischer, died Wednesday. Arrangements by James A. McAlister Funerals and Cremation.

Georgetown County

HOUGHTON, Billie Fisher Carr, 81, of Pawleys Island, a retired owner of a private counseling practice, first married to the late Oscar C. Carr Jr. and wife of Alanson B. Houghton, died Sunday. Arrangements by Mayer’s Georgetown Chapel.


CHANDLER, Samuel, 75, of Kingstree died Sunday. Arrangements by Redmond-Richardson Funeral Home.

DRAYTON, Bernice Kinloch, of New York City, died Wednesday. Arrangements by Fielding Home for Funerals of Charleston, S.C.