High cost of bad credit

Manuel Villalobos, a former loan agent, checks for credit card bills along with past due medical bills at his home in Pacoima, Calif.

Damian Dovarganes

Charleston County

BRUNSON, Ethel R., 82, of Charleston, widow of Robert M. Brunson, died Tuesday. Arrangements by Stuhr's West Ashley Chapel.

FIELDS, Onetha, 77, of North Charleston, widow of Leroy Fields, died Wednesday. Arrangements by Hilton's Mortuary.

JENKINS, Donna Odessa, 54, of Mount Pleasant, an employee of the MUSC Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Science youth division, died Tuesday. Arrangements by Smith-McNeal Funeral Home of Awendaw.

McDANIEL, Michael Wayne, 58, of Charleston, husband of Lynn McEachern McDaniel, died Wednesday. Arrangements by Stuhr's West Ashley Chapel.

RILEY, Wilmot T., 75, of Edisto Island, a retired Army lieutenant colonel, died Feb. 6. Arrangements by Florida Mortuary of Tampa.

YOUNG, Elizabeth Jenkins, 92, of Charleston, widow of Joseph R. Young, died Wednesday. Arrangements by Stuhr's Downtown Chapel.

Berkeley County

BATTEN, John P., 77, of Goose Creek, an Army veteran, former employee of Lever Brothers and husband of Connie Costner Batten, died Tuesday. Arrangements by Floyd's North Church Street Chapel of Spartanburg.

CADDELL, William, 82, of Bonneau, a retired maintenance mechanic at the Charleston Naval Shipyard and husband of Betty Gibson Caddell, died Wednesday. Arrangements by Stuhr's Northwoods Chapel of North Charleston.

DeMEO, Marie, of Goose Creek died Tuesday. Arrangements by Milligan's Funeral Home of Moncks Corner.

GROOMS, Dena Chubb, 90, of Ridgeville, widow of Leland K. Grooms, died Tuesday. Arrangements by Avinger Funeral Home of Holly Hill.

MENSCHNER, Phillip John, 54, of Wando, a first mate on a commercial swordfishing boat and husband of Laura M. Lynch Menschner, died Feb. 5. Arrangements by Stuhr's Mount Pleasant Chapel.

Dorchester County

HOARD, John Wendel, of Summerville died Sunday. Arrangements by Fielding Home for Funerals of Charleston.

SCHILD, Daniel James, 55, of Summerville died Feb. 10. Arrangements by Tri-County Cremation Center.

Georgetown County

PARSONS, Albert E., 92, of Andrews, an Air Force and National Guard veteran, owner and operator of Parsons' Christmas Tree and Berry Farm, electrician and widower of Maybelle Williamson Parsons and Virginia Thornal Parsons, died Tuesday. Arrangements by Graham Funeral Home of Georgetown.


CASH, Sammie E., 88, of Columbia, a Merchant Marine veteran, retired employee of SCE&G and husband of Katie Cash, died Monday. Arrangements by Woodridge Funeral Home of Lexington.

CAUDLE, Dorothy Andrews, 82, of Florence, a retired manager of operation services at BellSouth and widow of William E. Caudle, died Wednesday. Arrangements by Stoudenmire-Dowling Funeral Home.

GLOVER, Ernest Morris, 89, of Asheboro, N.C. , a Navy veteran, employee of The News and Courier and Charleston Evening Post and widower of Penny Nichols Glover, died Sunday. Arrangements by Pugh Funeral Home.

MEADOWS, Willie Dean, 74, of Nashville, Tenn. , formerly of Kingstree, S.C., wife of Joe Meadows, died Sunday. Arrangements by Henryhand Funeral Home of Kingstree.

TAYLOR, Sarah Parsons Means, 63, of Beaufort, wife of Arthur M. Taylor, died Sunday. Arrangements by Copeland Funeral Service.

TUTEN, Charles Allen, 66, of Varnville, a retired employee of Westinghouse, died Tuesday. Arrangements by Peeples-Rhoden Funeral Home of Hampton.