Deaths Summary for Sunday, November 17, 2013

  • Posted: Sunday, November 17, 2013 12:01 a.m., Updated: Sunday, November 17, 2013 2:38 p.m.

Charleston County

DICKERSON, Cornelia DeHeer Walpole Bentz, 87, of Charleston, a retired owner and operator with The Helper tutoring service, first married to the late John H. Bentz and widow of Robert A. Dickerson, died Friday. Arrangements by Stuhr’s Downtown Chapel.

FALKEHAG, Gulli Viktoria Sevelin, 81, of Mount Pleasant, a retired seamstress with RTW, died Nov. 8. Arrangements by Dunbar’s Devine St. Chapel of Columbia.

MAY, David Arthur Martin, 76, of Charleston, husband of Barbara Troutman May, died Saturday. Arrangements by Stuhr’s West Ashley Chapel.

PAK, Myeong D., 89, of Charleston, a homemaker, died Saturday. Arrangements by McAlister-Smith’s West Ashley Chapel.

WHITESIDE, Ann, 70, of North Charleston, wife of Herbert E. Whiteside, died Thursday. Arrangements by Smith-McNeal’s Downtown Chapel of Charleston.

Berkeley County

LEWIS, Audrey Steedley, 72, of Bonneau, a retired tour bus driver with Great American and NEI and wife of Leonard Lewis, died Friday. Arrangements by Dial-Murray Funeral Home of Moncks Corner.

WETTENGEL, Jo Ann, 79, of Hanahan, an Air Force veteran, died Friday. Arrangements by Simplicity Lowcountry Cremation and Burial Services of North Charleston.

Colleton County

BRANDT, Richard Lewis, 46, of Walterboro died Friday. Arrangements by Parker-Rhoden Funeral Home.

FARGNOLI, Bonnie T., 58, of Walterboro, a Colleton County Alcohol and Drug Commission retiree and wife of Vincent Fargnoli, died Friday. Arrangements by Parker-Rhoden Funeral Home.

Dorchester County

DAVIS, Marie, 83, of Summerville, a former Ramada Inn supervisor, Dollar General sales associate and widow of Elree Davis Jr., died Wednesday.


BARR, Verdell, 59, of Kingstree, an attorney and husband of Lorraine Dimery-Barr, died Friday. Arrangements by Henryhand’s Kingstree Chapel.

CARPENTER, Rodney F., 73, of Jacksonville, Fla., a retired Navy chief petty officer, civil service electronics technician and husband of Judith Carpenter, died Tuesday. Arrangements by Quinn-Shalz Funeral Home of Jacksonville Beach, Fla.

HEYWARD, Arabelle, 89, of Lady’s Island died Saturday. Arrangements by Allen’s Beaufort Chapel.

McQUARTERS, Louis, 48, of Bluffton, husband of Harriet McQuarters, died Saturday. Arrangements by Allen’s Ridgeland Chapel.

MILLER, Bobby L., 83, of Sweetwater, Tenn., a Navy veteran, Kistlers Bakery retiree and widower of Marion L. Miller, died Friday. Arrangements by Kyker’s Sweetwater Chapel.

RUBIN, Louis Decimus Jr., 89, of Pittsboro, N.C., formerly of Charleston, S.C., an author, retired English professor with the University of North Carolina and husband of Eva Redfield Rubin, died Saturday. Arrangements by Stuhr’s Downtown Chapel of Charleston, S.C.

YOUNG, Nancy May McCaskill, 75, of Jacksonville, Fla., formerly of Charleston, S.C., a former teacher and accountant, died Nov. 9. Arrangements by National Cremation.

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