Charleston County

BACKMAN, Miriam G., 61, of James Island, a food service employee with The Citadel and widow of Richard Backman, died Sunday. Arrangements by Pasley's Mortuary of Charleston.

BARRON, William Jr., 79, of Hollywood, a retired truck driver and widower of Peggy Barron, died Friday. Arrangements by Walker's Mortuary of Johns Island.

ETTINGER, Lucy Elise, 70, of North Charleston, a retired quality control employee with Starrett Hardware Division and widow of Edward E. Ettinger, died Sunday. Arrangements by Herndon and Sons' Walterboro Chapel.

JENRETTE, Helen Broughton, 91, of Mount Pleasant, widow of Joseph M. Jenrette Jr., died Saturday. Arrangements by Stuhr's Mount Pleasant Chapel.

SINGLETON, Alexis Yvette, 49, of Charleston, a nursing home physical therapist, died Sunday. Arrangements by Pasley's Mortuary.

WILLIAMS, Sylvia, of James Island, a caregiver, died Wednesday. Arrangements by Pasley's Mortuary of Charleston.

WOOD, Lillian J., 87, of Charleston, an Army veteran and retired microbiologist, died Friday. Arrangements by McAlister-Smith's West Ashley Chapel.

Berkeley County

MARTIN, Hattie Dingle, 101, of Pineville, a retired educator and widow of Freeman Martin, died Friday. Arrangements by Gethers Funeral Home of Moncks Corner.

Colleton County

NICHOLS, Hendrina Koeman, 76, of Cottageville, widow of Thomas J. Nichols, died Saturday. Arrangements by Herndon and Sons' Walterboro Chapel.

Dorchester County

GREGORY, Annie Louise Steadings, 71, of Summerville, widow of Thomas K. Gregory, died Saturday. Arrangements by Lewis Funeral Home of Union.

KERBELIS, Jean Marie Gaddi, 88, of Summerville, an administrative assistant with Chase Bank, former bridal consultant, stewardess with Northwest Airlines and widow of Raphael A. Kerbelis, died Sunday. Arrangements by James A. Dyal Funeral Home.

Elsewhere

CADDELL, Ruth Grooms, 77, of Eutawville, widow of James L. Caddell Jr. ,died Sunday. Arrangements by Avinger Funeral Home of Holly Hill.

CRATER, Houston Francis Jr., 74, of Gaffney, an employee of Gaffney Board of Public Works and widower of Judy Fox Crater, died Saturday. Arrangements by Shuford-Hatcher Funeral Home.