ERs often busy places on Christmas

Keith Borg, an emergency room doctor at Medical University Hospital, said alcohol often plays a role in Christmas Day injuries.

Charleston County

GRANT, Timothy David Jr., of James Island, husband of Kayren Grant, died Tuesday. Arrangements by Suburban Funeral Home of North Charleston.

NORTON, Terry, 46, of North Charleston died Sunday. Arrangements by Carolina Memorial Funeral Home.

RIVERS, Lloyd, 72, of Lincoln-ville, husband of Blanche Rivers, died Monday. Arrangements by Hilton's Mortuary of North Charleston.

SMALLS, Edward, husband of Lillian Smalls, died Monday. Arrangements by The Palmetto Mortuary of Charleston.

Colleton County

ROWLAND, Mary, of Walterboro died Monday. Arrangements by Koger's Mortuary.

WASHINGTON, Leola, of Whitehall has died. Arrangements by Koger's Mortuary of Walterboro.

Georgetown County

WIGGINS, David Clyde, 75, of Andrews, a retired employee of the S.C. Employment Security Commission, died Monday. Arrangements by Graham Funeral Home of Georgetown.


BUTLER, Donald, of Albany, N.Y. , formerly of Charleston, died Tuesday. Arrangements by Murray's Mortuary of North Charleston.

EASLER, Henry Robert, 86, of Kingstree, an Army veteran, retired heavy-equipment operator with the S.C. Department of Transportation, first married to the late Elizabeth Hanna Easler and husband of Earnestine McDonald Easler, died Monday. Arrangements by Williamsburg Funeral Home.

WALKER, Nathaniel Gaillard, 85, of Spartanburg, a retired pharmacist with Heinitsh-Walker Drug Store, first married to the late Addie Sims Henderson and husband of Betty Gill Forbes Walker, died Saturday. Arrangements by Floyd Mortuary's North Church Street Chapel.

WALLACE, William, of Kings-tree died Monday. Arrangements by Redmond-Richardson Funeral Home.