Charleston County

BANKS, Mildred M., 70, of Charleston, a Navy veteran, retired medical receptionist for the U.S. Naval Hospital and Baker Hospital, died Sunday. Arrangements by McAlister-Smith's Goose Creek Chapel.

COPELAND, Melisa, 49, of North Charleston died Saturday. Arrangements by Murray's Mortuary.

MIDDLETON, Nathaniel, of Charleston died Monday. Arrangements by Pasley's Mortuary.

SCOTT, Samuel Jr., 66, of North Charleston, husband of Carol Scott, died Sunday. Arrangements by Hilton's Mortuary.

SINGLETON, Mattie Louise, of North Charleston died Saturday. Arrangements by Allen Funeral Home of Lobeco.

STEVENS, Herbert Stearns, 88, of Charleston, a Navy veteran, retired Episcopal priest and husband of Louise McCoy Stevens, died Monday. Arrangements by Stuhr's Downtown Chapel.

Berkeley County

TOWNSEND, Ruth Anderson, 85, of Moncks Corner has died. Arrangements by Marshall Funeral Home of Holly Hill.

Colleton County

SPELL, Sarah Ellen, 65, of Smoaks died Sunday. Arrangements by Herndon's Walterboro Chapel.

SUMNER, Benjamin Jerome, 78, of Walterboro, a retired assistant manager of the Urquart Station for South Carolina Electric & Gas and widower of Louise Hitt Sumner, died Monday. Arrangements by Herndon's Walterboro Chapel.

Dorchester County

CERCOPELY, John Gilbert, 80, of Summerville, an Air Force veteran, former employee of Western Electric and Westvaco, retired quality assurance supervisor with the Naval Weapons Station, constable with the Dorchester County Courthouse and widower of Beulah Johnson Cercopely, died Sunday. Arrangements by Stuhr's Northwoods Chapel of North Charleston.

FRAZIER, Leon, 84, of St. George, husband of Lauran Frazier, died Sunday. Arrangements by Ling Funeral Home.

GASKINS, David Allen, 71, of Ridgeville, an employee of CEMEX and husband of Faith Rudd Gaskins, died Sunday. Arrangements by Avinger Funeral Home of Holly Hill.

GROOMS, Robert Steven, 44, of Summerville died Sunday. Arrangements by Dyal Funeral Home.

JACKSON, Shirley Rose, 83, of Summerville, a homemaker and widow of Harry L. Jackson, died Sunday. Arrangements by Dyal Funeral Home.

ROGERS, William George, 91, of Summerville, a retired Navy torpedo mate senior chief and husband of Della M. Rogers, died Monday. Arrangements by Parks Funeral Home.

Elsewhere

BLACK, Richard Eugene Jr., 77, of West Columbia, a retired Army lieutenant colonel, director of United Service Organizations, director of the S.C. Lions Sight Conservation Association and husband of Inez Parker Black, died Sunday. Arrangements by Thompson Funeral Home.

JONES, Walton Linton Jr., 91, of Fort Myers, Fla. , a retired Navy captain, retired physician and husband of Carolina Wells Schachte Jones, died Wednesday. Arrangements by James A. McAlister Funeral Home of Charleston, S.C.

MOORE-WILDER, Naomi Virginia, of Manhattan, N.Y. , died May 5. Arrangements by Fielding Home for Funerals of Charleston, S.C.

PRESSLEY, Adrian, 30, of Nesmith died Sunday. Arrangements by Henryhand Funeral Home of St. Stephen.

WOODS, George, 64, of Lane died Saturday. Arrangements by Henryhand Funeral Home of Kingstree.