Deaths Summary for Friday, December 20, 2013

  • Posted: Thursday, December 19, 2013 9:48 p.m.

Charleston County

DEMPSEY, Georgeann Biel, 76, of Charleston, a retired accountant with the Army Corps of Engineers and wife of Bill L. Dempsey, died Thursday. Arrangements by Stuhr's West Ashley Chapel.

DUKE, Maria V., 55, of McClellanville, wife of Pascal Duke, died Wednesday. Arrangements by Palmetto Cremation Society of Charleston.

FRASIER, Jerome Raymond, 59, of Charleston died Wednesday. Arrangements by Dorothy's Home for Funerals.

FULLER, Richard Frank, 86, of North Charleston, a retired Navy master chief, Charleston Naval Shipyard Power Plant retiree and widower of Nancy Fuller, died Sunday. Arrangements by Stuhr's North Area Chapel.

KITT, Moses S., 81, of Ravenel, an Army veteran, died Saturday. Arrangements by Burnett Funeral Home of Wrens, Ga.

POWERS, Nellie B., 82, of Charleston, wife of William Powers, died Wednesday. Arrangements by Palmetto Cremation Society.

SCHIFFMACHER, Monica, 94, of Charleston died Thursday. Arrangements by McAlister-Smith's James Island Chapel.

Dorchester County

COLLINS, Harvey S., 78, of Summerville died Tuesday. Arrangements by Palmetto Cremation Society of Charleston.

HALE, Raymond Douglas, 80, of Summerville, a Navy veteran, commercial airline pilot and owner and operator with Hale Tintle Foods and Ascom Hasler Mailing Systems, died Sunday. Arrangements by Georgia Cremation of Duluth, Ga.

HENRY, Joan V. Higgins, 77, of Summerville, a homemaker and wife of Jim Henry, died Tuesday. Arrangements by Simplicity Lowcountry Cremation and Burial Services of North Charleston.


GODBEE, Diane Kuffel, 50, of Lawrenceville, Ga., formerly of Moncks Corner, S.C., wife of Richard Godbee, died Sunday. Arrangements by Russell Funeral Chapel of Moncks Corner, S.C.

McLENAGAN, Larry Nugent, 82, of Beaufort, an Army veteran, former president with UID Electronics, retired vice president of finance and corporate comptroller with Robert Shaw Controls Co. and widower of Marjorie Silcox McLenagan, did Monday. Arrangements by Anderson Funeral Home.

RHOADS, Betty Walker, 80, of Beaufort, a former school cafeteria manager, piano teacher, music director with Laurel Bay Baptist Church and widower of Richard T. Rhoads, died Tuesday. Arrangements by Anderson Funeral Home.

SIPPELL, Julie M., 58, of Clayton, N.Y., a homemaker, died Monday. Arrangements by T.R. Jetty Funeral Home.

SMITH, Edwin B., 81, of Evans, Ga., formerly of Summerville, S.C., an Air Force veteran, retired senior research associate with DuPont and widower of Sarah Jackson Smith, died Wednesday. Arrangements by Posey Funeral Directors of North Augusta, S.C.

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