Charleston County

BECKMANN, Dieter, 76, of Charleston, a retired construction consultant and husband of Ursula Eckert Beckmann, died Thursday. Arrangements by Stuhr's Downtown Chapel.

BENSON, Carolyn Saxby, of North Charleston, died Thursday. Arrangements by Walker's Mortuary of Johns Island.

GAMMON, George Edward, 92, of North Charleston, widower of Peggy Gammon, died Wednesday. Arrangements by Southern Heritage Funeral Home of Pelham, Ala.

JACKSON, Marylease Mitchell, of Johns Island, widow of Alvin G. Jackson, died Friday. Arrangements by Walker's Mortuary.

LAUDER, Anna Player, 78, of Johns Island, a retired teaching assistant with Haut Gap Middle School and wife of Charleston S. Lauder Jr., died Wednesday. Arrangements by James A. McAlister Funeral Home of Charleston.

SEEGER, Mary Pinckney Jones, 88, of Charleston, a retired teacher with Charleston County School District, first married to the late Shelton J. Jones and wife of Billy F. Seeger, died Thursday. Arrangements by James A. McAlister Funeral Home.

SMITH, Gloria Jenkins, 76, of Charleston, a homemaker and wife of Henry Smith, died Friday. Arrangements by Smith-McNeal Funeral Home.

Berkeley County

BRAY, Ronald C., 62, of Hanahan, an Army veteran and husband of Robbie Lee Bray, died Friday. Arrangements by Stuhr's Northwoods Chapel of North Charleston.

GASKINS, Cecil DeWitt, 53, of Macedonia, a retired supervisor with Georgia Pacific and husband of Bobbie J. Scurry Gaskins, died Thursday. Arrangements by Dial- Murray Funeral Home of Moncks Corner.

Colleton County

COLSON, Viola Faulling, 79, of Walterboro, a retired seamstress with Manhattan Shirt Company, retired certified nursing assistant with Colleton Medical Center, first married to the late Asbury Perritte and widow of Levy Colson, died Friday. Arrangements by Herndon's Walterboro Chapel.

SMITH, Ralph Milton, 88, of Round O, a Coast Guard veteran, retired employee of the South Carolina Forestry Department, dairy farmer and widower of Carrie M. Canady Smith, died Friday. Arrangements by Herndon's Walterboro Chapel.

WOODS, Leigha Kathleen, of Edisto Island, the infant daughter of Lloyd R. Woods Jr. and Kathern Nicole Wilson, died Wednesday. Arrangements by Herndon's Walterboro Chapel.

Dorchester County

WALDEN, Mildred Minus, 76, of St. George, a dietician, died Friday. Arrangements by Bryant Funeral Home.


BOYKIN, Roy Malving, 84, of Vance, a Navy veteran, retired employee of the South Carolina Highway Department and husband of Connie M. Martin Boykin, died Friday. Arrangements by Avinger Funeral Home of Holly Hill.

CATO, Doris D., 91, of Marion, a homemaker and widow of Conrad S. Cato, died Friday. Arrangements by Dyal Funeral Home of Summerville.

CROSBY, Brad, of Beaufort died Thursday. Arrangements by Peeples-Rhoden Funeral Home of Hampton.

EADY, Bertha Lee, 68, of Brooklyn, N.Y. , died May 9. Arrangements by Scotts Mortuary of Moncks Corner, S.C.

JUMPER, Dora Susan, 64, of Beaufort died Tuesday. Arrangements by Copeland Funeral Home.

RICHEY, Lavada, 72, of Ben Hill County, Ga. , a day care center employee and wife of Bobby W. Richey, died Thursday. Arrangements by Paulk Funeral Home of Fitzgerald, Ga.