Deaths Summary for Thursday, August 29, 2013

  • Posted: Thursday, August 29, 2013 12:01 a.m.

Charleston County

BROWN, Julius, 75, of North Charleston, a Charleston Public Works retiree and husband of Katherine Brown, died Wednesday. Arrangements by Dickerson Mortuary.

CARROLL, Helen Viola Elrod, 59, of Johns Island, widow of James W. Carroll, died Saturday. Arrangements by Carolina Memorial Funeral Home of North Charleston.

CORBETT, William Kermit, 55, of North Charleston, owner of an industrial cleaning company, died Tuesday. Arrangements by Stuhr’s West Ashley Chapel of Charleston.

GEORGEO, Evangeline, 88, of Mount Pleasant, widow of John Georgeo, died Wednesday. Arrangements by Stuhr’s Mount Pleasant Chapel.

LEATHERWOOD, Ona Maxwell, 72, of North Charleston, wife of Bobby L. Leatherwood, died Tuesday. Arrangements by Stuhr’s Northwoods Chapel.

PRIOLEAU, Rubin, of Charleston, husband of Bettye Prioleau, died Wednesday. Arrangements by North Area Funeral Home of North Charleston.

TUGGLE, Willie Gilbert, 75, of North Charleston, a retired machinist with Westvaco and widower of Barbara E. Tuggle, died Wednesday. Arrangements by Tri-County Cremation Center of Summerville.

Berkeley County

BYRD, Ruby Elizabeth, 74, of Moncks Corner, a co-owner of M. Byrd Landscaping Co. and wife of Mack Byrd, died Tuesday. Arrangements by Stuhr’s Northwoods Chapel of North Charleston.

DAVIS, William, of Moncks Corner died Wednesday. Arrangements by Eutawville Community Funeral Home.

LEE, Alice Faye Mitchener, 69, of Cross, a former computer parts production worker and widow of Douglas M. Lee, died Wednesday. Arrangements by Dial-Murray Funeral Home of Moncks Corner.

MILES, Jerry Kenneth, 56, of Summerville, a carpenter, died Monday. Arrangements by Simplicity Lowcountry Cremation and Burial Services of North Charleston.

WILLIAMS, Jay’Vonte Shayquan, 18, of North Charleston died Tuesday. Arrangements by Palmetto Cremation Society of Charleston.

Dorchester County

DUKES, Marlene Hart, 78, of Bowman, a seamstress, operator of The Country Store and widow of Philip D. Dukes, died Wednesday. Arrangements by Bryant Funeral Home of St. George.

FRAZIER, Richard Douglas, 57, of Summerville, a retired auto body specialist, died Wednesday. Arrangements by Simplicity Lowcountry Cremation and Burial Services of North Charleston.

KELLY, Marsha D., of Summerville died Friday. Arrangements by Fielding Home for Funerals of Charleston.

LeCROY, Rachel Nicole, 29, of North Charleston, a sales agent with Holiday Inn, died Monday. Arrangements by Simplicity Lowcountry Cremation and Burial Services.

O’BRIEN, Hugh R., 82, of Summerville, a retired director of acquisitions with Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania, died Tuesday. Arrangements by James A. Dyal Funeral Home.

WILLIAMS, JB, 74, of Summerville, a former truck driver, died Wednesday. Arrangements by Glover Funeral Home.Elsewhere

BRELAND, Velma, of Estill died Wednesday. Arrangements by Peeples-Rhoden Funeral Home of Hampton.

MORRISON, Caroline Bridges, of Fernandina Beach, Fla., wife of Harrington Morrison, died Saturday. Arrangements by Stuhr’s West Ashley Chapel of Charleston, S.C.

RICKARD, Clifton Glen, 65, of Sumter, a city planner and developer, died Tuesday. Arrangements by Elmore-Cannon-Stephens Funeral Home.

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