Charleston County

DRAYTON, Darryl, 51, of James Island died Sunday. Arrangements by Pasley’s Mortuary of Charleston.

FRASIER, Joseph, 90, of Charleston, widower of Earnestine Frasier, died Monday. Arrangements by Murray’s Mortuary of North Charleston.

SPELL, Richard B. II, 63, of Charleston, a retired estimator with Charleston Sheet Metal and Roofing Co., died Wednesday. Arrangements by Stuhr’s Downtown Chapel.

Berkeley County

AHERN, Sara Jane, 71, of Goose Creek, wife of William Ahern, died Tuesday. Arrangements by McAlister-Smith’s Goose Creek Chapel.

RANDALL, Louis Albert, 53, of Cross, a truck driver, died Wednesday. Arrangements by Simplicity Lowcountry Cremation and Burial Services of North Charleston.

ROSS, Margaret Christine, 83, of Hanahan, widow of James M. Ross, died Monday. Arrangements by Carolina Memorial Funeral Home of North Charleston.

WEATHERFORD, William Harley, 67, of St. Stephen, a retired maintenance technician with Albany International and husband of Gloria Brown Weatherford, died Wednesday. Arrangements by Dial-Murray Funeral Home of Moncks Corner.


BLATON, Marvin Clarence Jr., 50, of San Antonio, formerly of Goose Creek, S.C., husband of Alicia Melendez Blaton, died Oct. 9. Arrangements by Rodriguez Funeral Home of San Antonio.

COSTNER, Froneze Lewis, 85, of Little River died Tuesday. Arrangements by Lee Funeral Home.

EMORY, Nelson Grier, 90, of Columbia, a Merchant Marine veteran, retired captain with the Coast Guard and widower of Marjorie Mason Emory, died Sunday. Arrangements by Dunbar’s Devine Street Chapel.

KIMBRELL, Lou Elise White, 88, of Sumter, formerly of McClellanville, wife of Curtis C. Kimbrell Jr., died Tuesday. Arrangements by Elmore Hill McCreight Funeral Home of Sumter.

SMILEY, Troy, 58, of Scranton died Wednesday. Arrangements by Carolina Funeral Home.

THOMPSON, Lewis, 67, of Trenton, N.J., a factory machine operator, died Tuesday. Arrangements by Pasley’s Mortuary of Charleston, S.C.