Charleston County

BELL, John Ray, 69, of Mount Pleasant died Saturday. Arrangements by Palmetto Cremation Society of Charleston.

BOWDEN, Willie, of North Charleston, husband of Victoria Bowden, died Friday. Arrangements by Fielding Home for Funerals.

DRAKE, Eartha Ruth Wannamaker, 90, of North Charleston, widow of Robert Drake, died Monday. Arrangements by Stuhr's Northwoods Chapel.

FRANZ, Johannes E., 85, of North Charleston died Saturday. Arrangements by Palmetto Cremation Society of Charleston.

SIMPSON, Sandra Drucilla, 60, of North Charleston died Friday. Arrangements by Hilton's Mortuary.

Berkeley County

VANCE, Dorothy Mae, 71, of Moncks Corner died Tuesday. Arrangements by Rivers Funeral Home of Goose Creek.

WORD, Lavern, 62, of Wando died Tuesday. Arrangements by Rivers Funeral Home of Goose Creek.

Colleton County

CARD, Billie Lois Fraley, 83, of Walterboro, a homemaker and widow of Edward L. Card, died Tuesday. Arrangements by Herndon's Walterboro Chapel.

SIMMONS, Rosa Lee Doyle, 87, of Green Pond, widow of Lee Simmons, died Tuesday. Arrangements by Hamilton's Funeral Home of Walterboro.

WASHINGTON, James, of Walterboro died Tuesday. Arrangements by Stephens-Maree-Tracy Funeral Home.

Dorchester County

DAY, Frederick Lee, 74, of Summerville, an employee of the Department of State, Naval Electronics Systems Command, Naval Supply Command and U.S. Postal Service and member of the S.C. House of Representatives, died Monday. Arrangements by McAlister-Smith's Goose Creek Chapel.

METTS, Virginia Weatherford, 61, of Harleyville, wife of Ronald G. Metts, died Monday. Arrangements by Avinger Funeral Home of Holly Hill.

MIAS, Julian Fate Jr., 70, of Summerville died Monday. Arrangements by Dyal Funeral Home.

WARD, Elizabeth Jones, 73, of Ladson, a retired employee of R.L. Bryan and widow of Ronald T. Ward, died Monday. Arrangements by Parks Funeral Home of Summerville.

Georgetown County

PROSSER, Robert James, 68, of Georgetown, husband of Willie Jane Prosser, died Monday. Arrangements by McKenzie's Georgetown Chapel.

Elsewhere

BALDWIN, Randall Lee, 60, of Ocala, Fla. , a professional contractor and husband of Melanie Baldwin, died Sunday. Arrangements by Roberts Funeral Home.

BUTLER, Shirley Ann, 61, of Hampton, co-owner of Jimmy Butler Auto Sales, owner of Storage Plus and wife of James A. Butler, died Monday. Arrangements by Peeples-Rhoden Funeral Home.

CHAPMAN, Rufus Bernard, 93, of Beaufort, formerly of Green Pond, a retired treasurer in the city of Charleston public works department, first married to the late Genevieve Eulalie Lighthart and widower of Celeste Waters Chapman, died Sunday. Arrangements by Herndon's Walterboro Chapel.

GAMBLE, Hermenia Pressley, 79, of Bronx, N.Y. , formerly of Nesmith, S.C., died Sept. 21. Arrangements by Henryhand Funeral Home of Kingstree.

GREEN, Henry Jr., 64, of Salters, husband of Ethel Green, died Tuesday. Arrangements by Henryhand Funeral Home of Kingstree.

HOLSTEIN, Albert Earl, 67, of Hampton, a Navy veteran and retired maintenance mechanic for Nevamar Corp., died Sunday. Arrangements by Peeples-Rhoden Funeral Home.

KEARSE, Vallie Norris, of Goldsboro, N.C. , formerly of Ridgeville, S.C., widow of Eddie Kearse, died Tuesday. Arrangements by Glover Funeral Home of Summerville.