Elaine Diane Bishop, 47, of Ladson, S.C. died January 2, 2002 at a local hospital.
Memorial services will be held at Parks Funeral Home Chapel, Saturday, January 5, 2002 at 3 o'clock.
She was born June 7, 1954, in Lansing MI. She was a secretary for Federal Express.
She is survived by her daughters, Mrs. Billy G. (Rebecca) Treadway, and Mrs. Oran G. (Cynthia) McClellan, Jr., their father, C.W. (Bill) Bishop and grandchildren, Brandon and Makayla Treadway and Christian McClellan, her mother and stepfather, Doris and Tom Bombich, of Eatonton, GA, and her sisters, Mrs. David (Karen) Satterwhite of Macon, GA and Mrs. Greg (Jennifer) Breland of Nashville, TN.
Her daughters would like to express their gratitude for the love and support they received from their mother and the overwhelming love she extended to her grandchildren. She gave her heart and soul to her children and grandchildren all of her life. She taught us what love and family really meant. Nana, we will always love you and you will always live through us.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the American Red Cross 5290 Rivers Avenue, Suite 300, North Charleston, S.C. 29406-6300.
Arrangements by PARKS FUNERAL HOME, SUMMERVILLE, S.C.
The relatives and friends of Mrs. Victoria Taylor are invited to attend her funeral service 12:00 Noon Saturday, January 5, 2002 in St. Mark AME Church, Salters Rd., Hollywood. Interment will follow in the church cemetery. Visitation for Mrs. Taylor will be Friday; 2:00 to 5:00 p.m. at the Hollywood Chapel and 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. at the church. The Christian Wake will begin at 7:00 p.m.
Mrs. Taylor is survived by: her beloved daughter, Mrs. Peggy A. Wright; son-in-law Mr. Saul Wright; grandchildren, Dominic Wright of Santa Paula, CA, Iris, Crystal and Jeremy Wright of Mt. Pleasant, S.C.; nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Arrangements by DOROTHY'S HOLLYWOOD CHAPEL 889-6485.
The relatives and friends of Mr. Leon Rollerson, those of his wife, Mrs. Roslyn Rollerson, children, Leon Tyrone Rollerson, Darnell Rollerson, Anette Rollerson, Shawn Rollerson, Leanda Rollerson, Maurice Banks, Patrice Banks, Cheryl Butler, Charlette Butler, Dionne Rollerson, Jermaine Rollerson, Leon DeShawn Rollerson, LeVar Rollerson, Tara M. Chaplin, Ernest Chaplin, Eddie Hall, Antwan Taylor and Cha'vonCrawley, brothers John H. Rollerson and James A. Rollerson, sisters, Jessiemae Wright, Evelyn Borelly, Barbara Spruill, Queen Toney and Rosemary Wallace are invited to attend his funeral service on Saturday, January 5, 2002 at 11:00 AM in New Francis Brown United Methodist Church 2527 Corona Street, North Charleston S.C. Interment Jerusalem Cemetery, Cross S.C. Visitation with the family on Friday from 7:00 to 8:00 P.M. at the funeral home.
ARRANGEMENTS BY SUBURBAN FUNERAL HOME, INC.
Cindy Mahan, 48, of Charleston, S.C., died Tuesday, January 1, 2002. Funeral services will be held at MCALISTER-SMITH FUNERAL HOME, 1520 Rifle Range Road, Mt. Pleasant, on Saturday, January 5, 2002, at 1 p.m., with visitation beginning at 12 noon.
Cindy fought a long and courageous battle with breast cancer and will be truly missed by her family and friends.
Born January 6, 1953, at Ft. Riley, Kans., she was the daughter of Pauline Mahan of Atlanta, Ga., and Col. James Mahan and step-mother Dee Mahan of Atlanta, Ga.
Cindy is survived by Steve Lesniak, her beloved companion; her sister, Suzane Mahan; and two nieces, Malin and Cort Bray of Wilmington, N.C.; her brother, Jim Mahan and sister-in-law, Cher; nephew, Kevin and niece, Kelsey of Washington, D.C.; brother, Phil Mahan of Ormand Beach, Fla.; brother, Ron Mahan and sister-in-law, Rita, nieces, Jordan and Alexandra of Atlanta, Ga.; step-brother, Vince Mooney and wife, Wendy, of Atlanta, Ga.; step-sister, Beverly of Miami Beach, Fla.; and nieces, Shannon, Olivia, Elizabeth, Kendall and Morgan; nephews, Adam and Cole. She is also survived by her "girls," the dogs Jess and Alley, her and Steve's faithful companions.
Flowers will be accepted or donations may be made to the Cindy Mahan Cancer Foundation, P.O. Box 20043, Charleston, S.C. 29413.
A memorial service in Atlanta will be held at a later date.
The relatives of Deacon Phillip Washington, Sr.; his wife, Mother Inez Harris Washington. His daughter; Madeline L. Washington, his sons; Philip David, Jr., Jerome, Gary, and Marcellus Washington. Daughter-in-law; Carolyn Washington. Grandchildren; Philip Andron III, Lavontinette, Kevin, Romain, Angel, Marcellus Jr., Chelsy, Keyona, Jerome Jr., Joshua, Tierency, Joran, Tomoka, Jamel. Three special nephews, Kenny Duncan, Asbury, NJ, Anderson and Anthony Washington. His sister, Mary Ellen Heyward. His brothers; Lee (Thelma), Harvey (Francis), Samuel, and Harry (Loretta) Washington. One aunt; Carrie Deas Bennett. Three uncles; Elijah (Janie), Johnny and Bill Deas. Father-in-law; Louis Harris (Catherine). Brothers-in-law, Sisters-in-law, a host of (grands, great-grand, and great great-grand), nieces and nephews. First, second, and third cousins, and many close friends to the Home Going Celebration of the belated to be held, Saturday, January 5, 2002, at 1200 p.m. at House of God Miracle Temple, 8137 Clyburn Rd, Adams Run, S.C. Interment the Host Church Cemetery. Elder Walter Oree, Pastor; Missionary Violet J. Oree, officiating. Friends may call/visit Walker's Mortuary after 1 p.m. today (Friday). Arrangements by WALKER'S MORTUARY "CHAPEL OF PEACE," 3407 Old Pond Road, John's Island, S.C. Phone 559-0341
Mr. Frasier Smoak, 79, died Wednesday at the Oakwood Health Care Center. Mr. Smoak was born in Colleton County and was a son Charlie and Georgia Benton Smoak. He was a retired Machinery Operator and a member of the Pine Grove Baptist Church. Funeral services will be held at 11: a.m. Saturday in the Chapel of the Brice W. Herndon and sons funeral home. Burial will be in the Smoak Cemetery. Surviving are: sons- Witsell Smoak of Walterboro, Wilbur Smoak of Charleston, daughter- Patsy Garvin of Walterboro, sister Bridie Dobson of Ruffin, 11 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren. Visitation will be Friday from 6 to 8 p.m. at the BRICE W. HERNDON AND SONS FUNERAL HOME.
The relatives and friends of Mrs. Rosa Lee Miles Gadsden, those of her children, Rev. Abraham Gadsden, (Florence) of Edisto Island, S.C. Ms. Rebeca J. Gadsden of Atlanta, GA, Mrs. Lucille Fleming of Lake City, S.C. Mrs. Bertha W. Wiggins (Perry) of San Antonio, TX and Mrs. Catherine Gibbs (William) of Charleston, S.C. sister Elizabeth Davis of New York City, NY and daughter in law, Ms. Willia Mae Gadsden of James Island, S.C. are invited to attend her funeral service Saturday, January 5, 2002 at 1:00 p.m. at Edisto United Presbyterian Church, Hwy 174, Edisto Island, S.C. Friends may call at FIELDING YONGES ISLAND CHAPEL, 889-9181 or 1-800-290-5954. The family will be receiving friends at the funeral home on Friday from 7 to 8 p.m. Remains to the church on Saturday at 12 Noon. Interment: Edisto United Presbyterian Cemetery, Hwy 174, Edisto Island, S.C.
The relatives and friends of Mr. Solomon Gibbs, Sr., those of his wife, Mrs. Mildred Bailey Gibbs, sons, Messrs. Solomon Gibbs, Jr., Jack Washington, George, John, Edward, James and Kenneth Bailey, Clifford Morris, sisters and brothers, Ms. Lillian Smalls, Ms. Inell Greene, Mr. Oliver Gibbs (Rosalie), Mr. John Golffin (Betty), Mr. Ralph Richardson, Mr. Frederick Gilliard, stepmother, Ms. Lena Mae Gilliard, grandchildren, sisters in law, brothers in law, nieces, nephews and a host of cousins are invited to attend his funeral services on Saturday, January 5, 2002, 11 a.m. at Ebenezer A.M.E. Church, 44 Nassau Street, Charleston, S.C. Friends may call at FIELDING HOME FOR FUNERALS, 722-3348 or 1-800-290-5954. The only viewing for Mr. Gibbs will be at the funeral home, on Saturday, from 8:30 a.m. until 9:30 a.m. Remains to the church 10 a.m. Saturday. Interment: Johnson Cemetery, Midland Park.
The relatives and friends of Mr. and Mrs. James "Ted" Theodore Harding, Sr. are invited to attend the funeral services of the former in J. HENRY STUHR, WEST ASHLEY CHAPEL, Friday afternoon, January 4, 2002, at Two O'clock. Interment, Live Oak Memorial Gardens. Friends may call at J. Henry Stuhr, Inc., West Ashley Chapel.
The relatives and friends of Mr. Willie Ford Sr., those of his wife, Rev. Maggie (Betty Brown) Ford, children, Mr. Willie Ford Jr., Mr. Kelvin Ford, Mr. Kenneth Ford and Mrs. Anissa N. Grant, brother, Rev. Benjamin Ford, sister, Mrs. Vernee Ellis are invited to attend his funeral service on Saturday, January 5, 2002 at 12:00 Noon in Jerusalem Baptist Church 3317 Meeting Street, North Charleston S.C. Interment Sunset Memorial Gardens. Visitation with the family on Friday from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. in Noah's Ark Baptist Church 2158 Keever Street, North Charleston S.C. In lieu of flowers please make contributions to the Noah's Ark Baptist Church Building Fund. Arrangements by SUBURBAN FUNERAL HOME INC.
The relatives and friends of Mr. Willie Lassiter Jr. of Moncks Corner, S.C. are invited to attend his funeral services Saturday, January 5, 2002, 1:00 p.m. at GETHERS FUNERAL HOME CHAPEL, 200 Grace Street, Moncks Corner, SC. Interment, Westview Cemetery. Friends may call on Friday from 3-8 p.m. at the funeral home.
Mr. Lassiter is survived by his wife, Mae W. Lassiter, his parents, Willie and Lossie Lassiter, Sr., children, James and Keisha Williams, Naishia Powell, and Antoinette Blow; siblings: Diane, Pearl, Louis, James and Rufus Lassiter, Carolyn Flythe and Florence Cumberbatch.
Entered into eternal rest on the evening of December 31, 2001, Marilyn Leavitt Abbott, residence, Charleston, S.C. formerly of Danville, VA. Services will be private.
Mrs. Abbott was born August 2, 1935, in Old Town, Maine, the daughter of Emile J. Leavitt and Alice Simard Leavitt. She was of the Catholic faith, graduate of Old Town High School and Husson College, retired travel agent and a volunteer for the American Cancer Society.
Survived by two daughters, Kimberly Abbott Connor and husband Will of Charleston, S.C. and Karen Abbott Everett and husband Bill of Summerville, S.C.; one grand-daughter, Grace Connor of Charleston, S.C.; one brother, Emil Leavitt of Old Town, Maine; one sister, Valerie Boudreau of Brewer, Maine.
In lieu of flowers Memorials may be made to The Alzheimer's Assoc., 919 North Michigan Suite 1100, Chicago, Illinois, 60611-1676.
Arrangements by J. HENRY STUHR, WEST ASHLEY CHAPEL.
QUEEN ESTHER CHAPTER NO.166 O.E.S.P.H.A.: OFFICERS AND MEMBERS: You are requested to assemble Friday evening, Jan. 4, 2002, 6:30 pm at Olive Baptist Church, 2416 Meeting Street Road, Chas., SC to pay our last Tribute of Respect to our departed Sister Ruby Tomlin. Sister Chapters are invited.
By Order Of:
Georgia M. Moorer, W.M.
Josephine Pompey, P.M., Secty
Bro. William Grant, W.P.
THE INTERDENOMINATIONAL USHER COUNCIL NO.1: OFFICERS AND MEMBERS: Are requested to meet at Ebenezer AME Church, 44 Nassau St., to pay our last Tribute of Respect to our deceased Sister Mary Chisolm on Friday, January 4, 2002 at 6:30 P.M., and you are requested to meet Saturday, January 5, 2002 at 1:00 P.M., at the Church for the Funeral Service.
By Order Of:
Bro Willie White, Pres.
Sis. Mae Ella Gregory, Secty.
UNION HEIGHTS NO.328, F.&A.M.: OFFICERS AND MEMBERS you are requested to meet at Noah's Baptist Church between the hours of 6 - 8 pm on Friday, Jan. 4, 2002 to attend the Wake Service, and to pay our last Tribute of Respects to our deceased member Willie Ford on Saturday, Jan. 5, 2002, 12:00 o'clock Noon at Noah's Ark Baptist Church, 2158 Keever St., N. Charleston, SC. The Lodge of Sorrow will open at 11:00 am Saturday morning. Craft Fraternally invited.
By Order Of:
Dwayne Morris, W.M.
Joe B. Thompson, P.M., Secty.
Corinne Gaskins Caddell, 80, of Macedonia, S.C. died Thursday in a North Charleston hospital.
The funeral will be at 3:00 p.m. Sunday afternoon, Jan. 6, 2002, in the Hood's Chapel United Methodist Church, Macedonia. Interment will be in the Church Cemetery. Friends may call at DIAL-MURRAY FUNERAL HOME, MONCKS CORNER, from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. this Saturday evening.
Mrs. Caddell was born May 23, 1921, in Bonneau, S.C. a daughter of Daniel Gaskins and Lytha Mills Gaskins Shealy. She was a member of the Hood's Chapel United Methodist Church. She was a graduate of Macedonia High School.
Surviving are, her husband, Samuel Aiken Caddell; four daughters, Judy Roumillat of Charleston and Sandra Ott, Amanda Caddell, and Bonnie Driggers all of Moncks Corner; two sons, Jeff Caddell and Ted Caddell both of Macedonia; and six grandchildren and thirteen great-grandchildren.
FORREST, Annie Mae
Entered into eternal rest on Friday, January 4, 2002, Ms. Annie Mae "Lela" Forrest beloved mother of Mr. Gernett Forrest, sister of Ms. Annie "Maggie" Forrest. Family will be receiving friends at 5749 Scott White Road, Hollywood, S.C. Funeral notice later. Arrangements by WALKER'S MORTUARY "Chapel of Peace" 3407 Old Pond Road, John's Island, S.C. Phone 559-0341.
Entered into eternal rest on Friday, January 4, 2002, Mr. Nathan Lee of 601 Mathis Ferry Road, Mt. Pleasant, S.C. Formerly of 2846 Appleton Avenue (Accabee Section) North Charleston, S.C., the beloved father of Morris Lee and Montina G. Lee. Funeral notice later. Arrangements by JOHNSON-HALLS FUNERAL HOME.
The relatives and friends of Mr. Charles E. Dingle. those of his wife, Thelma J. Dingle, daughters, Jewell and Tanya Dingle, granddaughter, Tedra Coakley, brother, Enoch Dingle of Rock Hill, S.C., sister, Esther Dove (Samuel) of Philadelphia, Pa., sister, Rhoda Dingle of Atlanta, Ga., brother-in-law, Peter Johnson (Jean) of Laurelton, N.Y., and sister-in-law, Patsy Johnson of Charleston, S.C., are invited to attend his funeral services on Monday, January 7, 2002 at noon at Calvary Episcopal Church, 106 Line Street, Charleston, S.C. The Reverend Theodore R. Lewis, officiating. Interment will follow at Mt. Pleasant Memorial Gardens on Mathis Ferry Road. The wake will be held on Sunday, January 6, 2002 from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at Fielding Home for Funerals, 122 Logan Street, Charleston, S.C. The family will receive friends from 7:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. In lieu of flowers, memorials can be sent to Calvary Episcopal Church Building Fund. Arrangements by FIELDING HOME FOR FUNERALS, 722-3348 or 1-800-290-5954.