Entered into eternal rest on Friday evening, March 15, 2002, William Chester Gainey, husband of Patricia Ann Auker Gainey. Residence: Ladson, South Carolina. The relatives and friends of Mr. and Mrs. William Chester Gainey are invited to attend the funeral services of the former in J. HENRY STUHR, INC., GREENRIDGE ROAD CHAPEL, Tuesday morning, March 19, 2002, at 10 o'clock. Interment will follow at Plantation Memorial Gardens. Friends may call at Stuhr's Greenridge Road Chapel this (Monday) evening, March 18, 2002, between 6 and 8 o'clock.
Mr. Gainey was born March 20, 1961 in Orange County, Florida, a son of the late Andrew Billy Gainey and Betty Jane Morris Gainey of Ladson, S.C. He was employed by Norton-Richardson Paint Shop in Summerville, S.C. and attended Summerville Community Seventh Day Advent Church.
Mr. Gainey is survived by his loving wife and mother, both of Ladson, S.C.; three daughters, Angela Gainey, Christine Gainey, and Kristel Gainey, all of Ladson, S.C.; one sister, Kay Kramer of Greenville, S.C.; and two brothers, Andrew Gainey of Summerville, S.C. and Luke Gainey of Ladson, S.C.
In lieu of flowers, please make memorials to Summerville Community Seventh Day Adventist Church, 520 Gahagan Road, Summerville, S.C. 29485.
The relatives and friends of Vernon Clyde Owens are invited to attend his funeral services in J. HENRY STUHR, INC., MOUNT PLEASANT CHAPEL Monday, March 18, 2002 at 11 o'clock. Interment will follow in Mount Pleasant Memorial Gardens.
James Neil Brown, 58, of 2010 Evergreen Drive, Spartanburg, died Sunday, March 17, 2002 at Spartanburg Regional Medical Center. A native of Spartanburg, he was the son of the late James Roy and Rena Cannon Brown. A 1966 graduate of Wofford College, he worked for State Farm Insurance as a Claims Supervisor. He was a NCAA Umpire and Referee, and a member of Green Street Baptist Church.
Survivors include his wife, Nell Burnette Brown of the home; two sons, Dr. Alan Neil Brown of Charleston, SC, and Darrin Eric Brown of Washington, DC; a daughter, Gina Cheryl Brown of Charleston, SC; and two grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held at 4 pm, Monday, March 18, 2002 at New Prospect Baptist Church conducted by the Rev. Bill Harris. The family will receive friends in the church immediately following the service. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the New Prospect Baptist Church, 9321 Highway 9, Inman, SC 29349 or to the Green Street Baptist Church, 446 Brawley Street, Spartanburg, SC 29303.
The family will be at the home.
FLOYD'S NORTH CHURCH STREET.
William L. (Larry) Everett, 49, of Mount Pleasant, SC, and spouse of Fran McGregor, died on Friday, March 15, 2002 at a local hospital.
Larry, son of Jess and Patsy Everett, was born on August 13, 1952 in Gary, In. He attended Indiana University and was a former Police Officer in Winter Haven, Fl. Larry was a District Manager for Scotchman Convenience Stores out of Charleston, SC.
Larry is survived by his spouse, parents, his two sisters, Julie and Lindsay; and his four children, Joey, Melanie, Stacey and Nick.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend a memorial service at McAlister-Smith Funeral Home, 150 Wentworth St., Charleston, SC on Tuesday, March 19, 2002 at 11:30 AM.
In Lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the American Hearth Association, 4 Carriage Lane, Suite 302, Charleston, SC 29407. The Everett Family is being served by the CREMATION CENTER OF CHARLESTON.
Entered into eternal rest on the evening of March 16, 2002, Ms. Tessa T. Rashford, beloved sister of Ms. Laurel Rashford and Mr. Hector Rashford, aunt of Mrs. Carmen Colthirst, Mr. Karl Rashford, Mrs. Marlene Gray, Dr. Alan A. Rashford, Dr. John Rashford, Ms. Tessa Rashford, Ms. Carlene Rashford and Grand-Aunt of Ms. Beverly Hearn. Late residence 2770 Bohicket Road, Johns Island, S.C. Friends may call at FIELDING HOME FOR FUNERALS, 722-3348 or 1-800-290-5954. Funeral notice later.
Entered into eternal rest on the evening of March 16, 2002, Mrs. Elizabeth (Lizzie) Miles, beloved mother of Mrs. Annie J. Mack and Mr. Larry Miles. Late residence 7862 Indigo Hill Road, Edisto Island, S.C. Friends may call at FIELDING FUNERAL HOME FOR FUNERALS. 722-3348 or 1-800-290-5954. Funeral notice later.
Truman Dean "Lee" Radcliff, 77, of Summerville, SC, died Saturday, March 16, 2002 at his residence.
Funeral services will be held at Parks Funeral Home Chapel, Tuesday morning, March 19, 2002 at 11 o'clock. Burial will be held at Plantation Memorial Gardens. Friends may call at PARKS FUNERAL HOME, SUMMERVILLE, SC this Monday evening from 6-9 o'clock.
Mr. Radcliff was born on November 28, 1924 in Rockymount, Missouri, a son of the late Clayton Radcliff and Ethel Sidebottom Radcliff. He was a retired Aircraft mechanic for the Charleston Air Force Base. He was a U.S. Air Force Veteran of World War II and the Korean Conflict. He was a member of Faith Assembly of God.
Survivors include his wife, Betty Lovelace Radcliff of Summerville; two daughters, Sharon Smith of Summerville and Karen Evans of Moncks Corner; brother, Michael Radcliff of Michigan; three sisters, Louella Hess of Rockymount, Missouri, Elizabeth Radcliff and Virginia Curtner, both of St. Louis, Missouri; three granddaughters, Melissa Lynn Bazzle, Crystal Leanna Smith and Jordan Lea Smith, all of Summerville. Mr. Radcliff was preceded in death by a daughter, Deborah Radcliff.
Arrangements by PARKS FUNERAL HOME, SUMMERVILLE, SC.
Mary B. Nye, 86, widow of Stephen Nye, former resident of Rock Hill, SC and currently Summerville, SC, died March 16, 2002 at a local residential care facility.
Graveside services will be held at 1 o'clock, Monday, March 18, 2002 at Laurelwood Cemetery in Rock Hill with the Rev. Dr. Charles S. Foss officiating.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to a local Alzheimer's support group or a favorite charity.
Local arrangements by PARKS FUNERAL HOME, SUMMERVILLE, SC.
Edith Mayfield Lambert, 68, widow of James B. Lambert, Sr., of Goose Creek, SC died March 16, 2002 at her residence.
Funeral services will be held at Goose Creek Worship Center Monday afternoon, March 18, 2002 at 2 o'clock. Burial will be in Carolina Memorial Gardens.
Flowers will be accepted or memorials may be made to American Cancer Society, 5900 Core Road, Suite 504, North Charleston, SC 29406.
Arrangements by PARKS FUNERAL HOME, SUMMERVILLE, SC
The relatives and friends of Ms. Jeandell F. Simmons are invited to attend her funeral service 11:00 a.m. Tuesday, March 19, 2002 in Jerusalem Baptist Church. Rev. Dr. W.A. Salley pastor. Interment will follow in St. Mark Cemetery, St. George, S.C. Friends may visit Monday 3:00 to 5:00 p.m. at the funeral home and 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. at the church. The family hour will begin at 7:00 p.m.
Ms. Simmons is survived by her sisters and brothers, Arlene Simmons, David Lee Simmons, David Odom, Jeanette Gadsden, T. Glenn, Everette Robinson, and Gloria Daniels; special friend, Edward Furman, nieces, nephews and cousins. Funeral arrangements by DOROTHY'S HOME FOR FUNERALS.
The relatives and friends of Mrs. Beatrice A. Ferrette Hicks are invited to attend her Mass of Christian Burial, 10:00 a.m. Tuesday, March 19, 2002 in St. Patrick Catholic Church, 134 St. Phillip St. Prayers of Commendation and interment will follow at Sunset Memorial Gardens. Friends may visit Monday at the funeral home 3:00 to 5:00 p.m. Visitation at the church (Lower Chapel) will be 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. with the Rosary Service at 7:00 p.m.
Mrs. Hicks is survived by her beloved husband, Mr. Ellis Hicks, Jr.; sons and daughters, Drexal Hicks, Miranda Garner (Jeffrey), Catherine Hicks, Cornell Hicks, Arrie L. Hicks, and Ellis Hicks III (Claudia); mother-in-law, Mrs. Catherine J. Hicks; brother, Mr. Herbert Ferrette (Dorothy), grandchildren, great-grandchild, nieces, nephews and cousins. Funeral arrangements by DOROTHY'S HOME FOR FUNERALS. (843) 722-0268.
Entered into eternal rest on the evening of March 16, 2002, Virginia B. Barrineau, widow of Charles Henry Barrineau, residence Charleston, S.C. ARRANGEMENTS BY J. HENRY STUHR, INC., WEST ASHLEY CHAPEL.
Joseph Quentin Shokes, 72, of Charleston, husband of Marilyn Camlin Shokes and a retired Insurance Agent with Allstate Insurance Company died Saturday, March 16, 2002. Mr. Shokes was born Wednesday, March 5, 1930, in Charleston, SC, the son of Joseph Francis and Edith Orvin Shokes. He was an active member, a past Treasurer and a Youth Counselor at Grace United Methodist Church. Mr. Shokes was a Boy and Cub Scout Master, President of the SC Chapter of the Make-A-Wish Foundation, Past President of the West Ashley Optimist Club and a Past Master of the Mariners Lodge (Walhalla Number 66). He is survived by his wife of fifty one years, two sons and their wives: Glenn Q. and Lydia R. Shokes, Mark A. and Rolandis W. Shokes, a daughter, Karen C. Shokes, eight grandchildren, Kevin, Brent, Tommy, Hunter, Alan, Grant, Emily and Seth Shokes, one brother and his wife, Warren E. and Virginia Shokes and several nieces and nephews. Mr. Shokes is predeceased by four brothers and two sisters. Family and friends are invited to call Monday, March 18, 2002, from 6:00 PM until 8:00 PM at the JAMES A. MCALISTER FUNERAL HOME, 1620 SAVANNAH HWY. His funeral service will be held, Tuesday, March 19, 2002 at 2:00 PM in Grace United Methodist Church. The burial will be in Live Oak Memorial Gardens. In lieu of flowers, the family has requested that memorial contributions be made to Grace United Methodist Church, 1601 Sam Rittenberg Blvd., Charleston, SC 29414, (843)766-1621. Funeral arrangements are by JAMES A. MCALISTER, INC. (843)766-1365.
Entered into eternal rest on Sunday morning, March 17, 2002, Mrs. Anna H. Brown, beloved wife of the late Mr. Ralph R. Brown, stepmother of Mrs. Mary Mazyck, Rosemont section of Charleston, SC, Mrs. Helen Green, Parkers Ferry, SC, the late Mr. Robert Brown, Jr. (Marie) and the late Mrs. Catherine Barber. Late residence Charleston, SC. Funeral notice later.
Arrangements by WALKER'S MORTUARY "CHAPEL OF PEACE", 3407 Old Pond Road, John's Island, SC Phone 559-0341
Entered into eternal rest on Friday, March 15, 2002, Baby Girl Jordan Kenndy Garner, the granddaughter of the late Mrs. Albertha Campbell.
The relatives and friends of Baby Girl Jordan Kenndy Garner are invited her funeral services on Tuesday, March 19, 2002, 10 AM, at the WILLIAM M. SMITH MEMORIAL CHAPEL, 2 Radcliffe Street, Charleston, SC. Interment, Graham Ame Church Cemetery, Wappoo Road, Charleston, SC.
Baby Girl Garner is survived by her parents Ms. Denise Garner, and Mr. Shelton Campbell, her grandparents, Mr. & Mrs. Johnny and Queen Starks and Mr. Lee Garner, her aunt, Ms. Rogina Morgan, cousin Aarina Morgan and other relatives and friends.
Arrangements by W.M. SMITH-MCNEAL FUNERAL HOME, INC., (843)722-3676, 1/800-924-5659 or e-mail memorial messsages at email@example.com
Isabelle Mercer Thomas, 82, died Saturday, March 16, 2002, in Winyah Convalescent Center in Georgetown.
Mrs. Thomas was born in Georgetown on March 19, 1919, a daughter of the late Samuel Edward Mercer and Mable Leffingwell Mercer. She lived most of her life in Georgetown, was a graduate of Winyah High School, and attended Coker College. Mrs. Thomas was a retired employee of the City of Georgetown and a former member of the Georgetown Business and Professional Women's Club. She was a communicant of Prince George, Winyah, Episcopal Church.
Surviving are: a son, Craig M. Thomas of Murrells Inlet; a sister, Mable M. Hamilton of Georgetown; a granddaughter, Laurie T. Carmichael of Chattanooga, Tenn.; and two great-grandchildren, Dahlia and Gabriel Carmichael, both of Chattanooga, Tenn.
Memorial services will be two o'clock Wednesday afternoon, March 20, 2002 at the Georgetown Chapel of MAYER FUNERAL HOME. Officiating will be the Rev. Tommy H. Tipton. Inurnment will follow in Prince George, Winyah, Church Columbarium under the direction of the Georgetown Chapel of Mayer Funeral Home.
The family will receive friends at Mrs. Thomas sister's residence immediately following the services at the cemetery.
The family suggests memorials to Hospice of Georgetown County, Inc., 2591 N. Fraser Street, Georgetown, SC 29440.
Entered into eternal rest on March 17, 2002, Mrs. Mary Jane Robinson, the beloved mother of Bonnie Fullington, sister of Cleveland Robinson and Edna Evans. Late residence 3913 Miss King Lane, North Charleston, S.C. Funeral notice later. ARRANGEMENTS BY SUBURBAN FUNERAL HOME, INC.
Mrs. Annie Lee Tuten Stanley, 81, of 901 Stanley Loop Road near Varnville, died Saturday morning at her residence after an extended illness.
Mrs. Stanley was born in Hampton County, March 21, 1920, a daughter of the late Willie and Sara Jane Peeples Tuten. She was a homemaker and a member of the Sandy Run Baptist Church.
Surviving are: Two sons, John Norris Stanley and Phillip Martin Stanley both of Varnville; four daughters, Sara Jane Altman, Margie Ann Sanders, and Annie Ruth Wilson all of Varnville and Carrie Lee Mock of Nixville; one brother, Jesse Tuten of Hampton; one sister, Louise Burbage of Summerville; 18 grandchildren; 3 step grandchildren; 25 great grandchildren; and one step great grandchild. Mrs. Stanley was the widow of the late John Norris Stanley, Sr., and she was pre-deceased by a son, Sammy Stanley, and three brothers. Also surviving are a number of nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be 11 A.M. Monday in the Chapel of PEEPLES-RHODEN FUNERAL HOME in Hampton, conducted by Rev. Paul Reid and Rev. Tommy Kelly, with burial in the Sandy Run Cemetery.
Friends may call at the Chapel in Hampton after 6 P.M. Sunday, and Monday morning until the hour of services.
The relatives and friends of Vernon Clyde Owens are invited to attend his funeral services in J. HENRY STUHR, INC., MOUNT PLEASANT CHAPEL, Monday, March 18, 2002 at 11 o'clock. Interment will follow in Mount Pleasant Memorial Gardens.
The relatives and friends of Dalton Franklin Blosser are invited to attend his memorial services in J. HENRY STUHR, INC., DOWNTOWN CHAPEL, Monday, March 19, 2002 at 2 o'clock. Burial will be in Oak Forest Methodist Churchyard, Lake Chatgue, N.C. at a later date.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the charity of one's choice.
MARINER LODGE NO. 2, A.F.M.; A Special Communication will be held at the Masonic Temple, 1285 Orange Grove Rd., Monday, March 18, 2002 at 9:30 a.m. for the purpose of paying the last tribute of respect to our late brother, Vernon C. Owens. The funeral services will be in J. Henry Stuhr, Inc., Mount Pleasant Chapel, Monday, March 18, 2002 at 11:00 o'clock. Burial will follow in Mt. Pleasant Memorial Gardens where there will be a Masonic Service at the graveside.
By Order Of:
John E. "Jack" Daniels, W.M.
Patrick Squires, P.M. Secy.
Entered into eternal rest on the evening of March 16, 2002, Dorothy Alice Carter Barton. Residence, Mt. Pleasant, S.C. Friends may call at J. Henry Stuhr, Inc., Mount Pleasant Chapel Monday, March 18, 2002 between 2 and 4 o'clock, where funeral services will be conducted in the Mount Pleasant Chapel at 4 o'clock. Interment following will be in Carolina Memorial Gardens.
Mrs. Barton was born July 18, 1921 in Charleston, S.C., a daughter of Alvin Calhoun Carter and Ruby Alice Goss Carter. She was a member of the Worldwide Church of God. She was a wonderful wife and mother, devoted to her church, loved ones and friends, a life of sunshine with her rays of light touching all, with the world dimmed by the loss of her light.
She is survived by four sisters, Doris Carter Burbage of Charleston, S.C., Frances Carter White of Kissimmee, Fla., Betty Carter Shiver of Charleston, S.C., and Roberta Carter Williams of Charlotte, N.C.; three brothers, Richard Carl Carter of Kissimmee, Fla., William Sowell of Allendale, S.C., Jack Newsome, Jr. of Round O, S.C.; three daughters, JoAnn Barton England of Aiken, S.C., Helen Irene Barton of Mt. Pleasant, S.C. and Sue Ellen Barton Cox of Alamogordo, N.M.; one son, John Paul Barton of Riverside, Calif.; 12 grandchildren; and 13 great-grandchildren. She is predeceased by one daughter, Linda Alice Barton Hoffman and one son, Douglas Arthur Barton.
ANCIENT AND ACCEPTED SCOTTISH RITE OF FREEMASONRY: The officers and members are invited to attend the funeral service of our late brother, Vernon Clyde Owens, Monday, in J. HENRY STUHR, INC., MOUNT PLEASANT CHAPEL at 2:00 o'clock.
By Order of:
Richard A. Wooden, Secy.