Charleston County

EVANS, Geneva E., 100, of Mount Pleasant, widow of Leroy Evans, died Friday. Arrangements by Palmetto Mortuary of Charleston.

FERSH, George Leonard, 94, of Mount Pleasant, a world economics teacher and widower of Mildred K. Fersh, died Thursday. Arrangements by Stuhr’s Mount Pleasant Chapel.

HILSON, William C. Jr., 82, of Charleston, a Navy veteran, retired supervisor with SCE&G and husband of Mary Thompson Hilson, died Thursday. Arrangements by Stuhr’s West Ashley Chapel.

HOLLY, Ruth Jane Ehrhardt, 89, of Charleston, a retired telephone operator with Southern Bell and wife of John D. Holly Jr., died Friday. Arrangements by Stuhr’s West Ashley Chapel.

MAYBANK, John Frampton, 68, of Charleston, a retired senior vice president and financial consultant with Morgan Stanley and husband of Katherine McCracken Maybank, died Thursday. Arrangements by Stuhr’s Downtown Chapel.

O’QUINN, James Edwin Jr., of North Charleston died Friday. Arrangements by Simplicity Lowcountry Cremation and Burial Services.

SMITH, Banks Lund, 61, of Charleston, husband of Gayle C. Smith, died Thursday. Arrangements by Serenity Mortuary of Summerville.

SMITH, Blanche Ellen, 86, of Charleston, a retired organist and widow of William W. Smith, died Thursday. Arrangements by Stuhr’s Downtown Chapel.

TAYLOR, Colleen, 93, of Mount Pleasant, a homemaker, former office secretary and admissions clerk with St. Thomas Hospital and widow of James W. Taylor Jr., died Wednesday. Arrangements by James A. Dyal Funeral Home of Summerville.

ZEPP, Renee L., 46, of Johns Island, a registered nurse with Roper Hospital and wife of Charles Zepp, died Friday. Arrangements by James A. McAlister Funeral Home of Charleston.

Berkeley County

BLACKBURN, Ray Lee, 82, of Hanahan, an Army veteran, retired teacher and husband of Karen J. Blackburn, died Friday. Arrangements by Simplicity Lowcountry Cremation and Burial Services of North Charleston.

DAVIS, Lou Ann McNeill, 60, of Hanahan, a high school English teacher and wife of Charlie Davis, died Thursday. Arrangements by Carolina Memorial Funeral Home of North Charleston.

ELSEY, James Robert, 75, of Goose Creek died Friday. Arrangements by Palmetto Cremation Society of Charleston.

FAIR, Henry Jr., 77, of Hanahan died Thursday. Arrangements by Rivers Funeral Home of Goose Creek.

NESBITT, Jannie, 69, of Pineville died Wednesday. Arrangements by Henryhand’s St. Stephen Chapel.

Colleton County

UTSEY, Arthur Cecil Jr., 84, of Round O, a farmer, former Robert E. Marvin Landscapes employee, former U.S. Soil Conservation Services employee and husband of Patricia Bowie Utsey, died Friday. Arrangements by Parker-Rhoden Funeral Home of Walterboro.

Elsewhere

CHILDERS, Elizabeth Martin Padgett, of Thomasville, N.C., died Thursday. Arrangements by J.C. Green and Sons Funeral Home.

LEHMAN, Carolyn V. Hodge, 81, of Short Gap, W.Va., wife of Richard J. B. Lehman Jr., died Tuesday. Arrangements by Upchurch’s Cumberland, Md., Chapel.

SIGMON, James Andrew, 84, of Nesmith died Friday. Arrangements by Williamsburg Funeral Home of Kingstree.

THOMPSON, Ethel Lena Vause, 90, of Kingstree, a former Harold T. McGill Distributing employee and widow of Claude J. Thompson, died Thursday. Arrangements by Williamsburg Funeral Home.