Linda Jean Hazleton Stroud, age 50, died Wednesday, January 2, at a Hinesville hospital.
She was a native of Florence, S.C., and lived in Hinesville for 20 years. She was employed with the Liberty County Board of Education for 10 years and was presently working as a paraprofessional at Waldo Pafford Elementary School.
Surviving are a son, Douglas W. Stroud, Jr., of Hinesville; one daughter, Wanda Lynn Weber of Hinesville; her mother, Doris W. Hazleton of Charleston, S.C.; one brother, Talmadge Hazleton of Charleston, S.C.; three sisters, Doris Dandridge and Hilda Miller of Johns Island, S.C., and Donata Brown of St. Marys, Ga.; and five grandchildren.
Visitation, 6 to 8 p.m., Friday, January 4, at Carter Funeral Home Oglethorpe Chapel.
Funeral services, 10 a.m., Saturday, January 5, at Gum Branch Baptist Church with Rev. Roger Wilkins officiating.
Pallbearers, Roy and Tracy Miller, Richard and Rick Brown, Morgan Dandridge, and T. Chaselden, Jr.
Burial in Memorial Baptist Cemetery in Ravenel, S.C., at 3 p.m.
CARTER FUNERAL HOME CHAPEL is in charge of arrangements.
Reverend James Guyburn Mishoe, born, Aiken, S.C., May 22, 1942, son of the late Julian G. Mishoe and Mary Tennie Joy Mishoe.
He was a graduate of Conway High School, Spartanburg Methodist College, Wofford College and Emory University. He was a Methodist minister in the South Carolina Conference of the United Methodist Church having served many churches throughout the State of South Carolina before retiring with 35 years of service.
On July 27, 1997, Reverend Mishoe was named Minister Emeritus of Cherokee Place Methodist Church in North Charleston where he served as Pastor from 1984 until 1992.
Over the years, he organized and led many missions to the Philippines, Jamaica and Brazil. In 1994, he was honored for his many contributions with a Honorary Doctorate of Humanities Degree from the Philippines Christian University. Those contributions included his work as coordinator, participant, volunteer and member of missions projects of the South Caroline United Methodist Volunteers in Mission Committee.; United Methodist Volunteers in Mission, 1984; Work Team, Fortaleza, Brazil, 1975; Philippines Coordinator, S.E. Jurisdiction, Volunteer Mission; 1987, Evaluation and Work Team Leader, 1985 and 1987; Initiator of the Volunteers in Missions in the Philippines; Work Team Leader, Palapala Church, 1986 and Tagaytay City, 1988; Chaplaincy of the following instructions/agencies: South Carolina Firemen's Association for ten years; Givens Youth Correctional Institute; Lancaster Fire Department, 1974-1979, holder of responsible positions in the following agencies: Chairman, North Charleston Pastoral Counseling Center Board, and member, Lutheran Social Services Board, both in 1986 and 1987; and active Initiator and Director of Building Renovation Programs in Local Parishes from 1972 to 1987. He also served as a volunteer firefighter in the Silverstreet and Lancaster, South Carolina Fire Departments.
Reverend Mishoe is survived by his wife of 35 years, Sheryl Waters Mishoe, two sons, James Gordon Mishoe and William Clayton Mishoe of Charleston, his brother and sister-in-law, Gerald G. Mishoe, (Marci-Jo) of Charleston and his sister and brother-in-law, Clara LuAnn Harrell (Kevin) of Socastee, S.C., and many nieces and nephews.
The relatives and friends of Reverend and Mrs. James Guyburn Mishoe are invited to attend the funeral services of the former in Cherokee Place United Methodist Church, Saturday afternoon, January 5, 2002, at 2 o'clock. Interment, Live Oak Memorial Gardens. Friends may call at J. HENRY STUHR, INC., WEST ASHLEY CHAPEL, Friday evening from 5:30 until 8:30 o'clock.
Flowers will be accepted or memorials may be made to Coastal Carolina Chapter Alzheimer's Association, P.O. Box 80459, Charleston, S.C. 29416, or to Cherokee Place United Methodist Church, 2105 Cosgrove Ave., North Charleston, S.C. 29405.
Entered into eternal rest on January 3, 2002, Jeanette "Mama" Susan Mizzell, widow of Ernest J. Mizzell. Residence, Charleston, S.C. The relatives and friends are invited to attend her funeral services in Salvation Army Chapel, Hwy. 61, Sunday afternoon, January 6, 2002, at 2 o'clock. Interment, Carolina Memorial Gardens. Friends may call at J. HENRY STUHR, INC., WEST ASHLEY CHAPEL, Saturday evening from 6 until 8 o'clock.
Mrs. Mizzell was born in Sumter, S.C., the daughter of David M. Powell and Lola Blackwell Powell. She was a retired day care worker at Trinity United Methodist Church. She was a member of Salvation Army Church. She was a member of Home League of the Salvation Army.
Surviving are one son, David H. Mizzell and daughter-in-law, Mary of Charleston, S.C.; four daughters, Ruth H. Hunter of James Island, S.C., Sue Klatt and son-in-law, Darryl of LaPeer, Mich., Sandy E. Martin and son-in-law, Kevin of Summerville, S.C., Betty Jo Connor and son-in-law, Bobby of Charleston, S.C.; two brothers, Robert Powell and sister-in-law, Hazel of Cayce, S.C., Norman L. Powell of Charleston, S.C.; six sisters, Marie Driggers of James Island, S.C., Evelyn Garrett of Pittsboro, N.C., Dora McKoon and brother-in-law, Wade of Shelbyville, Tenn., Bonnie Conley and brother-in-law, Bill of Goose Creek, S.C.; Linda Burrelli and brother-in-law, Denny of Coolville, Ohio, Diane Foley and brother-in-law, Jack of Summerville, S.C.; 15 grandchildren; four great-grandchildren.
Entered into eternal rest, January 2, 2002, at her home in Port Royal, S.C., Wilma Hucks Jolly. The relatives and friends of Mr. and Mrs. Aubrey Lee Jolly are invited to attend the funeral service of the latter in Cokesbury United Methodist Church, Saturday, January 5, 2002, at 11 o'clock. Interment will follow in Live Oak Memorial Gardens. Friends may call at J. HENRY STUHR, INC., NORTH AREA CHAPEL, 2119 Dorchester Road, this Friday evening from 6 until 8 o'clock. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Cokesbury United Methodist Church Building Fund, 4990 Dorchester Road, N. Charleston, S.C. 29418, and to Friends of Caroline Hospice, 1110 13th St., Port Royal, S.C. 29935.
Born August 12, 1922, in Hunter Siding, Ga., Mrs. Jolly was the daughter of the late David Sparkman and Mattie Louise Williams Hucks. She grew up in Aynor, S.C., and graduated from Aynor High School. She recently moved to Port Royal, S.C., from Charleston. She was a master gardener, nature lover, homemaker, a loving wife and mother. Mrs. Jolly was a founding member of Cokesbury United Methodist Church. A devout Methodist, she was a member there for over 40 years.
Mrs. Jolly was survived by her husband, Aubrey Lee Jolly, a son, Michael Dewayne Jolly and daughter-in-law, Deborah Jolly, all of Port Royal, S.C., her twin sister, Thelma Singleton of Conway, S.C., sisters, Letitia Dudley of North Myrtle Beach, S.C., and Eloise Causey of Surfside Beach, S.C.; two brothers, David Sparkman Hucks, Jr., of Conway, S.C., and Collin Hucks of Aynor, S.C.; two grandchildren, two step-grandchildren, two great-grandchildren and one step-great-grandchild. She was predeceased by son, Aubrey Tolliver Jolly.
Entered into eternal rest the morning of January 3, 2002, Catharine Georgia Johnson, widow of George R. Johnson. Residence, Charleston, S.C. The relatives and friends are invited to attend her funeral services in Costello-Runyon Funeral Home, Metuchen, N.J. Arrangements by J. HENRY STUHR, INC., WEST ASHLEY CHAPEL.
Mrs. Johnson was born in New Brunswick, N.J., the daughter of Arnett G. Smith and Catharine Emily Metcalfe Smith. She was a member of the Daughters of the American Revolution.
Surviving are two sons, George M. Johnson of Charleston, S.C., and G. Alan Johnson of Seattle, Wash.; seven grandchildren.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Lowcountry Food Bank or to Save the Children.
The relatives and friends of Darlene June Esch Howard, wife of Odis Ray Howard, are invited to attend her funeral services in J. HENRY STUHR, INC., NORTH AREA CHAPEL, Saturday, January 5, 2002, at 11 o'clock. Interment will be private. Friends may call at Stuhr's North Area Chapel, 2119 Dorchester Road, this Friday evening, January 4, 2002, from 6 until 8 o'clock. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the March of Dimes Foundation, 1064 Gardner Road, Suite 114, Charleston, S.C. 29407.
Born June 24, 1934, in Wishek, N.Dak., Mrs. Howard was the daughter of the late Andrew J. and Wilma M. Esch. She was a homemaker and was Catholic. Mrs. Howard was a member of the American Legion Auxiliary 147 and VFW Auxiliary 445.
Mrs. Howard is survived by her husband, Odis Ray Howard of N. Charleston; two daughters, Tammy Lawlar and Beverly Lafur; three sons, Jimmy Johnston, John Christenson and Paul Christenson; four sisters, Bonnie Carpenter, Carma Wise, Sharon Weinard and Carol Buck; a brother, Fred Esch and numerous grandchildren.
Charles Wilson Boozer, born October 21, 1918, in Newberry, S.C., passed away on January 1, 2002.
Survivors include, wife, Peggy Boozer of Charleston; daughters, Noleka Davis, Sheila McEachron, and Debbie Nichols; seven grandchildren, and six great-grandchildren; sister, Peg Smith of Columbia.
Memorial service will be held Friday, January 4, 2001, at St. James Apartment Community Center, 800 Affirmation Blvd., James Island, at 1:30 p.m.
Entered into eternal rest on Wednesday evening, January 2, 2002, Elvia Arlington Melvin, widow of Elmer Walker Melvin. Residence, North Charleston, S.C. The relatives and friends are invited to attend her funeral services in J. HENRY STUHR, INC., GREENRIDGE ROAD CHAPEL, Saturday afternoon, January 5, 2002, at 1 o'clock. Interment, Carolina Memorial Gardens. Friends may call Stuhr's Greenridge Road Chapel this (Friday) evening between 5 and 7 o'clock.
Mrs. Melvin was born April 8, 1920, in Spring Garden, Fla., the daughter of the late Achiuls and Lena Matthis Arlington. She was a member of Charleston Heights Baptist Church and was a retired housekeeper with the Charleston Naval Hospital.
Surviving are a son, Donald Daniels of Moncks Corner, S.C.; three daughters, Katrina Daniels Sorenson of LaMesa, Calif., Martha Veno of Hanahan, S.C., Elaine Poore of Monticello, Ga.; six grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren.
The relatives and friends of Mrs. Ruby L. Tomlin and those of her beloved husband, Deacon Edward Tomlin, their children, Pearl McCoy (Walter), Edna Tomlin-Ferguson (Harry), Edward Tomlin, Jr., Mary Evans (David), and Annie Tomlin-Sawyer (Larry), sisters-in-law, Mrs. Ada Davis, Cleo Johnson and Mrs. Fannie Ferguson, brothers-in-law, Mr. Sammie Tomlin (Minnie), and Jerry Tomlin (Mollie), are invited to attend her home going celebration services, Saturday, January 5, 2002 at 11:00 a.m. at Mt. Olive Baptist Church, 2416 Meeting Street, Charleston Heights, S.C. Final resting place Jerusalem Cemetery, Hampton County, S.C. Friends may call Heyward's Mortuary from 2:00 until 4:30 Friday evening and at the church from 5:30 until 8:00 p.m. A family hour will be observed from 7 until 8:00 p.m. at the church. Love, care, christian service entrusted to G.W. HEYWARD'S MORTUARY, 12-14 Dewey Street, Charleston, S.C. Phone: 577-6497.
Entered into eternal rest on Wednesday, January 2, 2002, Mr. Charles E. Dingle. He is the beloved husband of Thelma J. Dingle, father of Jewell and Tanya Dingle, grandfather of Tedra Coakley, brother of Enoch Dingle, Esther Dove and Rhoda Dingle. Funeral arrangements will be announced by FIELDING HOME FOR FUNERALS, 722-3348 or 1-800-290-5954. Funeral notice later.
The relatives and friends of Mr. Aaron "Son" Ferguson of Moncks Corner, S.C., the beloved father of Mrs. Cecil W. Williams of Bronx, N.Y., Mrs. Gloria J. Simpson, Mrs. Soinya F. Holliday both of Moncks Corner, S.C., Mrs. Gail F. Lydian of Powder Springs, Ga., Mr. Reginald R. Ferguson of Columbia, S.C., and Ms. Crystal Iashia Ferguson of St. Stephen, S.C., the beloved brother of Mr. Russell Levaine, Mr. Charles Pressley, Jr., Ms. Louise Washington, Mrs. Robena P. Singletary all of Charleston, S.C., Mrs. Earnestine W. Wigfall of Cross, S.C. and Ms. Rainey President of Bonneau, S.C. are invited to attend his funeral services on Saturday, January 5, 2002, at Moncks Corner, A.M.E. Church, Moncks Corner, S.C. Interment: Old Nazerath Cemetery, Pinopolis, S.C. SCOTT'S MORTUARY in charge of arrangements.
Entered into eternal rest on January 3, 2002, Mrs. Jerlen H. Hanna, the beloved wife of Mr. Nathaniel Hanna, father of Mr. Randy Lee Hanna, Mr. Rex Edward Hanna, Mrs. Barbara Ann Rose and Mrs. Nadine Hanna Hill, sister of Mr. John Singletary, Sr. and Mr. Robert Washington. Late residence 2686 Forseman Street, North Charleston, S.C. Funeral notice later. ARRANGEMENTS BY SUBURBAN FUNERAL HOME, INC.
Mary Jo Vargason Scott, age 80 of Columbia, S.C., passed away on Thursday, January 3, 2002. She is survived by her son, Richard L. Anacker, two grandchildren, Kim and Scott and two great-grandchildren, Braeden and Grace. Mrs. Scott attended Epworth Children's Home, Columbia College and graduated from Columbia Hospital School of Nursing.
A funeral service will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, January 5, 2002 from the Shandon United Methodist Church. Rev. Patricia Warden and Rev. Mike Guffee will officiate. Interment will be in the Bethlehem Methodist Church Cemetery, Bishopville, S.C. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Epworth Children's Home, P.O. Box 50466, Columbia, S.C. 29250. The family will receive friends on Friday from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at the Dunbar Funeral Home, 3926 Devine Street, Columbia, S.C. Local arrangements by Wages and Sons Gwinnett Chapel, 1031 Lawrenceville Highway, Lawrenceville, Ga. 770-277-4550.
KEOWN, JR., Emerson
Dr. Emerson Harold Keown, Jr. of Lawrenceville, Georgia died Wednesday, January 2, 2002 following an extended illness. He is survived by wife, Gloria Keown, two sons and their wives, Charles and Amy and Stephen and Kristen, granddaughter, Chelsea, two sisters, Pat Keown and Kathy Goode, and parents, Mr. and Mrs. Emerson Harold Keown, Sr. A memorial service will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Tuesday, January 8, 2002 in the sanctuary of the First Baptist Church of Decatur in Decatur, Georgia. The family will receive friends in the church parlor following the memorial service. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the E. Harold Keown, Jr., Scholarship Fund at Haggai Institute in Atlanta, Georgia or to Hospice Atlanta.
WALFIELD, JR., Fred
COTTAGEVILLE - Fred Randall Walfield, Jr., 84, died Tuesday at his winter home in Zephyr Hills, Fla.
Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Saturday at the chapel of the Fred Parker Funeral Home, conducted by Rev. Wayne Major. Burial will be at a later date.
Mr. Walfield was born Feb. 15, 1917 in Somerville, Mass., a son of the late Fred Randall Walfield and Pauline Amanda Deon Walfield. He was a member of Cottageville United Methodist Church and a Navy veteran of World War II. He worked as a toolmaker with General Electric for 40 years. He was twice married, first to the late Marian Steadman Walfield and secondly to Frankie Alred Hoff Walfield.
Surviving besides his wife, are two step-sons, William Hoff of Mt. Pleasant and Michael Hoff of Cottageville, two brothers, Wilbur Henry Walfield of Brevard, N.C. and Howard Alfred Walfield of Wolfeboro, N.H., three grandsons, Justin, Tyson and Michael Hoff and several nieces and nephews.
Memorials may be made to Cottageville United Methodist Church, 44 Peirce Rd., Cottageville, S.C., 29435 or to the American Heart-Mid-Atlantic Affiliate Memorials & Tributes Processing Center, P.O. Box 5216, Glen Allen, Va., 23058-5216.
Visitation will be held Friday evening from 6:00 until 8:00 p.m. at the FRED PARKER FUNERAL HOME.
JAMESTOWN, R.I. - John Joaquin Neronha, 70, formerly of Elm Street, died Tuesday at Santa Rosa Hospital, San Antonio, Tex.
Born in Jamestown, a son of the late Manuel and Mary (Piva) Neronha, he lived in Jamestown until 1980 before moving to Sarasota, Fla. Mr. Neronha served in the U.S. Army from 1951-1954 at S.H.A.P.E. (Supreme Headquarters Allied Powers Europe) in Paris, France. He worked for the Jamestown Ferry Company for several years. He retired from the Teamsters Union to Sarasota, Fla. He was Club Champion at the Jamestown Country Club for close to two decades between the late 50's and late 70's. He leaves three sons, John and James Neronha both of Jamestown, Jeffrey Neronha of San Antonio, Tex.; a brother Manuel Neronha, Jr. of Jamestown and five grandchildren. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Saturday at 10:00 a.m. in St. Mark Church, 60 Narragansett Avenue, Jamestown. Burial will be in St. Mark Cemetery.
Memorial donations may be made to: Lutheran Hospice, 753 Johnnie Dodds Blvd., Mt. Pleasant, S.C. 29464 or to Christus Santa Rosa Home Care, 4415 Centerview, San Antonio, Tex., 78228.
TAYLORS, S.C. - Guy Harvard Williams, 80, of 11 Boysenberry Drive, died Wednesday, January 2, 2002.
Born in Charleston, S.C., he was a son of the late Robert Lockwood and Katie Aldert Williams.
He was a retired Civil Engineer and Project Manager and served as a First Lt. in the Corp of Engineers for three and a half years.
Surviving are his wife, Margaret M. Williams of the home; three daughters, Patricia W. Rollins of Greenville, Linda W. Moree of Bluffton, S.C. and Caren W. Abbot of Clermont, Fla.; and four grandchildren, Angie Pitts of Charleston, S.C., Shay Moree of Bluffton, S.C. and Taylor and Bailey Abbott of Clermont, Fla.
Memorial services will be held Saturday at 2:00 p.m. at THE MACKEY MORTUARY, Century Drive with the Rev. Al F. Masters officiating.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the American Diabetes Association, 1-800-342-2383.
Kazuko "Kay" Tanaka Tieman of John's Island, S.C., wife of Benjamin Francis Tieman died Monday, December 31, 2001 at her residence. Mrs. Tieman was born in Tokyo, Japan the daughter of Umaji and Asa Tanaka. The relatives and friends are invited to attend her memorial service at 2:30 p.m., Saturday, January 5, 2002 at the JAMES A. MCALISTER CHAPEL, 1620 SAVANNAH HWY. Surviving in addition to her husband are a daughter, Colleen Lucy Snow of John's Island and a son, Eugene Arnold Stevens of San Antonio, Tex. In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society, 5900 Core Rd., Suite 504, North Charleston, S.C. 29406 or Hospice of Charleston, Inc., 3896 Leeds Ave., North Charleston, S.C. 29405. Arrangements by James A. McAlister, Inc. 766-1365.