Deaths Summary for Saturday, October 26, 2013

  • Posted: Saturday, October 26, 2013 12:01 a.m.

Charleston County


BENNETT, Luberta F., of Charleston, widow of Edgar Bennett, died Wednesday. Arrangements by Murray’s Mortuary of North Charleston.



BROOKS, Mildred R. Williams, of Charleston, widow of Nathaniel Brooks, died Friday. Arrangements by Fielding Home for Funerals.



CARNEY, Allen Robins, 79, of Charleston, an architect and husband of Sherie Carney, died Thursday. Arrangements by McAlister-Smith’s West Ashley Chapel.



CONTI, Constance, 79, of Charleston, a former account manager, died Thursday. Arrangements by McAlister-Smith’s James Island Chapel.



DEAS, Mark, 56, of North Charleston died Friday. Arrangements by Murray’s Mortuary.



DUNBAR, Joyce, 81, of Charleston died Thursday. Arrangements by Stuhr’s Downtown Chapel.



NOLAN, David Pinckney III, 98, of Charleston, a retired railroad clerk with Atlantic Coast Line and CSX, retired captain with Pinkerton Security and widower of Evie L. Nolan, died Friday. Arrangements by Stuhr’s Downtown Chapel.



NORRIS, Ronald Gene, 71, of Charleston, owner and operator with Diatech USA, died Friday. Arrangements by Simplicity Lowcountry Cremation and Burial Services of North Charleston.



SMITH, Vivian Louise Hand, 88, of Mount Pleasant, a former travel entrepreneur, automotive businesswoman, employee with Howell and Associates, O’Shaughnessy Realty and The Citadel and widow of Robert P. Smith, died Thursday. Arrangements by McAlister-Smith’s Mount Pleasant Chapel.



VAN DEVENTER, Laurie Taylor, 77, of Charleston, a retired school teacher and wife of Barry D. Van Deventer, died Friday. Arrangements by Stuhr’s West Ashley Chapel.

WASHINGTON, Rebecca Hilton, of Charleston died Thursday. Arrangements by Walker’s Mortuary of Johns Island.

Berkeley County


HACKNEY, D. Joseph Jr., 50, of Bonneau, a retired Army sergeant first class and husband of Stacy Robinson Hackney, died Monday. Arrangements by Dial-Murray Funeral Home of Moncks Corner.



WILHELMSON, Randall, 52, of Huger, a horticulturist and husband of Nora Lynn Wilhelmson, died Thursday. Arrangements by Simplicity Lowcountry Cremation and Burial Services of North Charleston.



WILLIAMS, Essie Mae, 89, of Bonneau, widow of John B. Williams, died Thursday. Arrangements by Gethers Funeral Home of Moncks Corner.

Dorchester County


MITCHUM, Douglas D., 79, of Summerville, a retired tool room mechanic foreman with the Charleston Naval Shipyard and widower of Lillian D. Mitchum, died Thursday. Arrangements by James A. Dyal Funeral Home.



MOYER, Elizabeth, 88, of Summerville, owner and operator with A & M Brokerage Co. and widow of Edwin A. Moyer, died Wednesday. Arrangements by James A. Dyal Funeral Home.



VERONEE, Thomas Gale, 89, of Summerville, an Army veteran, civil service airplane mechanic and husband of Dorothy Veronee, died Friday. Arrangements by Parks Funeral Home.



WAITES, Keith Wayne, 54, of Ladson, an insurance agent and husband of Nancy Waites, died Friday. Arrangements by Simplicity Lowcountry Cremation and Burial Services of North Charleston.

Elsewhere


CARSON, Helen Smith, 92, of Gastonia, N.C., widow of Thomas E. Carson, died Friday. Arrangements by McLean’s Gastonia Chapel.



GILBERT, Myrtis, 65, of Beaufort died Friday. Arrangements by Allen Funeral Home.

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