Deaths Summary for Sunday, October 13, 2013

  • Posted: Saturday, October 12, 2013 8:04 p.m.

Charleston County

BOYD, Gertrude Stevenson, 93, of Mount Pleasant, a former high school English teacher, real estate businesswoman and wife of Donald P. Boyd, died Saturday. Arrangements by McAlister-Smith’s Mount Pleasant Chapel.

GADSDEN, Sherrian Louise, 64, of Charleston, a hotel housekeeper, died Saturday. Arrangements by Smith-McNeal’s Downtown Chapel.

JACOB, Matthew Richardson, 27, of Charleston, a car salesman, died Tuesday. Arrangements by Stephens Funeral Home of Manning.

MUELLER, Mary Yvette Gonzalez, 73, of Mount Pleasant, a former counselor and social worker with the Navy Family Services Center, S.C. Department of Mental Health and Dee Norton Lowcountry Children’s Center, a retired clinical consultant with the S. C. Department of Social Services and wife of Joe Mueller, died Saturday. Arrangements by Stuhr’s Mount Pleasant Chapel.

OSBURN, Marlene Joan, 80, of Charleston, a legal secretary, first married to the late James Osburn and partner of Leonard K. Cuzzell, died Friday. Arrangements by Stuhr’s West Ashley Chapel.

OWENS-HLAS, Mildred L., 89, of Charleston, a manufacturing assembly line manager, died Friday. Arrangements by Simplicity Lowcountry Cremation and Burial Services of North Charleston.

REDDING, Harry L., 91, of Charleston, an engineer and husband of Barbara J. Keith Redding, died Saturday. Arrangements by Stuhr’s West Ashley Chapel.

RICHTERMEYER, Martha, 92, of Charleston, widow of Elwood Richtermeyer, died Saturday. Arrangements by James A. McAlister Funeral Home.

ROBINSON, Helen, of Wadmalaw Island died Saturday. Arrangements by Walker’s Mortuary of Johns Island.

Berkeley County

KURTS, Kenneth Lamar, 79, of Hanahan, a retired Navy master chief and widower of Virginia A. Crews Kurts, died Saturday. Arrangements by Stuhr’s Northwoods Chapel of North Charleston.

LIEBHERR, Florence E., 65, of Moncks Corner, a former Moncks Corner Police Department dispatcher, former Moncks Corner Fire Department employee, apartment complex manager and wife of David Liebherr, died Saturday. Arrangements by Russel Funeral Chapel.

Colleton County

CHARPIA, Martha Fay Murdaugh Coleman, 80, of Walterboro, a home health caregiver and widow of Albert P. Coleman, died Friday. Arrangements by Parker-Rhoden Funeral Home.


BERRY, Edythe M., 85, of Branchville, widow of Jerome Berry, died Saturday. Arrangements by Ott Funeral Home.

BRADLEY, James Bernard, 35, of Kingstree died Saturday. Arrangements by Henryhand’s Kingstree Chapel.

EPPS, Vera Owens, 99, of Indiantown, owner and operator with Owens Grocery and widow of Samuel W. Epps, died Saturday. Arrangements by Morris Funeral Home of Hemingway.

NEALY, Johnny Brooks, 56, of Carthage, Miss., formerly of Summerville, S.C., a retired Navy petty officer, former dispatcher with the Isle of Palms Police Department, police officer with the Summerville Police Department, chief deputy with the Leake County Police Department and husband of Sonya Nealy, died Friday. Arrangements by Myricks Funeral Home.

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