Entered into eternal rest on the afternoon of May 20, 2002, Kate Lloyd Tylee, residence, Charleston, S.C. The relatives and friends are invited to attend her funeral services at the graveside in Bethany Cemetery, Wednesday, at 1 o'clock. Friends may call at STUHR'S DOWNTOWN CHAPEL, Tuesday, between 6 and 8 o'clock.
Miss Tylee was born March 11, 1910, in Charleston, S.C., the daughter of William N. Tylee and Annie E. Carter Tylee. She was a graduate of Memminger High School. She was a member of Citadel Square Baptist Church and the American Business Women's organization. She was retired from Citizens and Southern National Bank.
She is survived by several nieces and nephews.
Flowers will be accepted or memorials may be made to the Citadel Square Baptist Church, 328 Meeting St., Charleston, S.C. 29401.
Entered into eternal rest on the afternoon of May 19, 2002, Luther Z. Barnett, husband of Stella Cockerill Barnett. Residence, Charleston, S.C. The relatives and friends of Mr. and Mrs. Luther Z. Barnett are invited to attend the funeral services of the former Thursday at 2 p.m. in Ashley River Baptist Church. Interment, Live Oak Memorial Gardens. Friends may call at J. HENRY STUHR, INC., DOWNTOWN CHAPEL, Wednesday, between 6 and 8 o'clock.
Mr. Barnett was born February 28, 1924, in Clyde, N.C., the son of Mayes Milton Barnett and Vannie James Barnett. He retired from Jefferson-Pilot Life Insurance as Agency Manager. He was a member of the Ashley River Baptist Church. He graduated from Furman University and served with the U.S. Army Air Corps during W.W.II.
He is survived by his wife of Charleston, S.C.; one daughter, Julia B. Fox of Dallas, Texas; two sons, James W. Barnett of Columbia, S.C., and Luther Z. Barnett, Jr., of Sumter, S.C.; one sister, Ruth B. Ray of Ridgeville, S.C., and three grandchildren, Lee Barnett, Daniel Fox, and McKenzie Quinn-Barnett. He was preceded in death by four brothers, James Long Barnett, Mayes Milton Barnett, Jr., Dean Albert Barnett and Lee Prince Barnett and two sisters, Mary Florence Barnett and Lila Eva Barnett.
Memorials may be made to The Boy Scout Coastal Carolina Council, 1025 Sam Rittenburg Blvd., Charleston, S.C. 29407, or the Exchange Club of Charleston Foundation, P.O. Box 120, Ladson, S.C. 29456.
The relatives and friends of Phillip Boyd Smith are invited to attend his memorial service, Tuesday, May 21, 2002 in J. HENRY STUHR, INC., MOUNT PLEASANT CHAPEL at 10:00 o'clock. ARRANGEMENTS STUHRS MT. PLEASANT CHAPEL.
QUIRK, Sr., Daniel
Daniel Francis Quirk, Sr., 66, husband of Joan Yaede Quirk of Charleston died Sunday, May 19, 2002 at his residence. Mr. Quirk was born Wednesday, September 18, 1935 in Woodside, N.Y. the son of Andrew Raphael and Catherine Grace Bloom Quirk. He attended Hempstead High School on Long Island, N.Y. and was a welder with the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers. Mr. Quirk was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church and enjoyed boating, fishing, working in his shop producing arts, crafts and spending time with his grandchildren. He was proud of his Irish heritage and the fact that he was one of 14 children. Surviving in addition to his wife are two daughters, Kathryn J. Smith of Smithtown, N.Y. and Joanne M. Quirk of Orange, Calif.; three sons, Daniel F. Quirk, Jr. and Richard G. Quirk both of Charleston and Christopher Quirk of Summerville; three sisters, Patricia Quirk of Massapequa, N.Y., Marie Derenoski of Dix Hills, N.Y. and Eleanor Asch of Merrick, N.Y.; two brothers, Michael Quirk of Hempstead, N.Y. and John Quirk of Fla.; five grandchildren, Jason, Rebecca, Daniel Francis, III, Richard and Kelsey. The relatives and friends are invited to attend his Mass of Christian Burial at 10:00 a.m. Wednesday, May 22, 2002 at St. Joseph Catholic Church. The Rite of Committal will be in the Holy Cross Cemetery. Friends may call this Tuesday at the JAMES A. MCALISTER FUNERAL HOME, 1620 SAVANNAH HWY., from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. A Vigil Service will be held at the funeral home this evening at 7:00 p.m. Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society, 5900 Core Rd., Suite 504, North Charleston, S.C. 29406, The Citadel Brigadier Foundation, 141 Moultrie St., Charleston, S.C. 29409 or Hospice of Charleston, Inc., 3891 Leeds Ave., North Charleston, S.C. 29405. Arrangements by JAMES A. MCALISTER, INC. 766-1365.
Entered into eternal rest on Sunday, May 19, 2002, Mrs. Deborah (Debbie) Smalls White. Residence, Bronx, N.Y. She is the beloved wife of Mr. Benjamin White, mother of Mr. Benjamin White, Jr., Ms. Marilyn Smalls, Mr. Elijah Smalls, Ms. Sadelia Smalls, Ms. Satima Smalls, Mr. Jahan Smalls, and Mamosa Smalls. Daughter of Mrs. Viola M. Smalls. Friends may call at 59-B South St., Charleston, S.C. Funeral arrangements to be announced by HARLESTON-BOAGS FUNERAL HOME, INC., 121 Calhoun St. (Downtown) Charleston, S.C. Phone (843) 723-3066.
Grady Foster Brown, 74, of Moncks Corner, a retired supply clerk with the International Paper Company, died Sunday at a Moncks Corner hospital.
The funeral will be at 11 a.m., Wednesday at RUSSELL FUNERAL CHAPEL. Burial will be in Riverview Cemetery.
Mr. Brown was born June 1, 1927 at Horry County, S.C., a son of Matthew L. Brown and Jane Rabon Brown. He was a graduate of Conway High School. He was a Merchant Marine veteran. He was a member of Hood's Chapel United Methodist Church.
Surviving are his wife, Barbara Shaw Brown of Moncks Corner; three sons, Jerry Grady Brown of Lynchburg, Va.; J. Leonard Brown of Florence; Steve D. Brown of Greenville; daughter, Joyce Brown Shelley of Conway; two stepsons, Jeff Davis and Skyler Stum both of Moncks Corner; two sisters, Earline B. Phipps of Indian Trail, North Carolina; Viena B. Hughes of Myrtle Beach; eight grandchildren; one great grandson.
Friends may call at RUSSELL FUNERAL HOME CHAPEL, Moncks Corner, from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. Tuesday evening. Mr. Brown was preceded in death by three brothers, Ray Brown, M.L. Brown and Raymond Brown and one sister, Edna Jackson.
CARSON, Jr., Heber
Hever Carson, Jr., 72, of Summerville, widower of Mary Ann Driggers Carson, died Sunday at his residence.
Funeral service will be held 1 o'clock, Wednesday, May 22, 2002, at James A. Dyal Funeral Home Chapel, Summerville. Burial will be in Dorchester Memory Gardens, Summerville.
Friends may call at the funeral home from 6 until 8 o'clock this evening.
Flowers will be accepted or memorials may be made to Odyssey Healthcare, Inc., 3870 Leeds Ave., North Charleston, S.C. 29406, or Sauldam Baptist Church, 5945 County Line Road, Ravenel, S.C. 29470.
Born on August 31, 1929, in Williams, S.C., a son of the late Heber Carson, Sr., and Polly Benton Carson. He was a United States Army veteran having served with Company A, 354th Engineer Construction Battalion in Germany. He was a self-employed carpenter. He was a member of Sauldam Baptist Church.
Surviving are, three sons and daughter-in-law, Heber Allen "Butch" Carson of Ft. Lauderdale, Fla., Dennis Wayne "Rabbit" Carson of Summerville, Carl Bradford and Misty Carson of Summerville; daughter and son-in-law, Cheryl Ann and Michael F. Gillenwaters of Smiths, Ala.; granddaughter, Chelsea Blair Carson of Summerville; two sisters, Otis Woodward of Charleston, Elsie Connolly of Charleston; two brothers, Lonnie Benton of Ravenel, Robert Singletary of Summerville. He was predeceased by his brothers, Harvey Harley, Glenn Carson and Chris Carson.
Arrangements by JAMES A. DYAL FUNERAL HOME, 303 SOUTH MAIN ST., SUMMERVILLE, S.C.
MILLENDER, Ethel W.
ST. MATTHEWS - Ethel Weeks Millender, 91, died Sunday evening, May 19, at the Regional Medical Center in Orangeburg.
Graveside service will be 3 p.m., Wednesday, May 22, at West Bethel United Methodist Church Cemetery, with Rev. Lindsey Rivers officiating. Burial in West Bethel United Methodist Church Cemetery.
Mrs. Millender was born in Clarendon County, a daughter of the late John Richard Weeks and Anna B. Holiday Weeks. She was a member of West Bethel United Methodist Church. Mrs. Millender was the widow of Fullie Lee Millender.
Survivors include, daughter, Mrs. Pauline Graham, St. Matthews; granddaughter, Ms. Pauletta Graham, St. Matthews; grandson, Dale Graham, Brantley, Ala.; three sisters, Mrs. Burrell (Rose) Lowder, St. Matthews, Mrs. Sallie Bell Mathis, Bristol, Tenn., Mrs. Donald (Lilly) Brunson, Greenwood, S.C.; five great-grandchildren.
The family will receive friends, Tuesday evening, from 7 to 9 p.m., at West Bethel United Methodist Church Fellowship Hall. At other times friends may call at the residence.
DUKES-HARLEY FUNERAL HOME is in charge of arrangements.
Elizabeth Cziko Bangtson, 93, a retired baby nurse and widow of Arthur F. Bangtson, died Sunday at Lifecare Center of Charleston.
Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m., Friday, at St. Rosalies Catholic Church in Hampton Bay, N.Y. Interment will be in St. Johns Cemetery in Riverhead, N.Y., directed by Ronald Scott Funeral Home. Local arrangements handled by the FRED PARKER FUNERAL HOME in Walterboro.
Mrs. Bangtson was born April 3, 1909, in Abaujker, Hungary, a daughter of the late John Cziko and Justin Matirko Cziko. She was a member of St. Rosalies Catholic Church and a member of St. Rosalies Rosary and Alter Society. She was on the Board of Directors of the Hampton Bay Public Library and was one of its founders. She was a volunteer for the Lighthouse of the Blind.
Surviving are, two sons, Robert A. Bangtson of Hampton Bay, N.Y., and John F. Bangtson of Kiawah Island, S.C., a sister, Sister Gabriel Marie of West Hartford, Conn., three grandchildren and a great-grandchild.
Memorials may be made to Our Lady of Mercy Outreach, Johns Island, S.C.
ANTHONY, Michael J.
Michael J. Anthony, 71, of Woodside Drive, Charleston, husband of Willa Dean Anthony, died at the home, Tuesday morning, May 7, 2002, after a long battle with cancer.
Born in Detroit, Mich., he was the son of the late Michael J. Anthony, Sr., and Ella (Petti) Anthony. He was raised in Schenectady, N.Y. After graduating from high school, he worked as an auto mechanic for three years before joining the U.S. Navy, serving as a diesel mechanic. He was a crew member on the experimental submarine "K-1", and also served as a Seabee at the U.S. Naval Base at Guantanamo, Cuba.
The year after receiving his Masters Degree in Vocational Education, he established the Jefferson County Vocational Technical High School in Watertown, N.Y., and subsequently the North Shore Regional Vocational Technical High School in Beverly, Mass. He served as the first Superintendent Director of both schools.
Besides his wife, he is survived by a daughter, Clare Anthony of Danvers, Mass. He also leaves two brothers and sisters-in-law, James and Marietta Anthony, and Thomas and Judy Anthony, as well as many nieces and nephews.
He was predeceased by his sister and brother-in-law, Patricia (Anthony) Cremo and William Cremo.
He was owner of Corky's Lawnmower Service, and a member of the V.F.W. and American Legion. A memorial service will be held Sunday, June 2, at 3 p.m., at the American Legion on Folly Road, James Island.
The relatives and friends of Mrs. Marie Wright, widow of Stanley Ernest Wright, are invited to attend her Funeral Service this afternoon at 2 o'clock in the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, Summerville Ward , 2100 Bacons Bridge Road. Entombment will be in Dorchester Memory Gardens Mausoleum, Summerville.
Friends may call at the church this afternoon from 1 o'clock until hour of service. Flowers will be accepted or memorials may be made to Alzheimer's Association Mid-State Chapel, P.O. Box 7044, Columbia, S.C. 29202.
Arrangements by JAMES A. DYAL FUNERAL HOME, 303 SOUTH MAIN STREET, SUMMERVILLE, S.C.
Entered into eternal rest on Sunday, May 19, 2002, Lorraine Fishburne, 66, of White Plains, N.Y., formerly of Cainhoy, S.C. The daughter of the late Mrs. Hattie and Richmond Fishburne.
She will be sadly missed by her children, Joycelyn Fishburne Ford (Rodrick) of Chestnut Ridge, N.Y., Sonya Fishburne of White Plains, N.Y., Doreen and Derrick Fishburne of Yonkers, N.Y., and Steven Fishburne of Bronx, N.Y., sisters, Trainy B. Davis and Gladys Walker of Charleston, S.C., Hattie Lee Brown (Henry) of Huger, S.C., Beverly Davis (Clearence) of New York, and Blondell Terry of Cainhoy, S.C.; brothers, Ronald and Richmond Fishburne, Jr., of Cainhoy, S.C. Funeral notice later. The MINISTRY OF RIVERS FUNERAL HOME OF GOOSE CREEK. 824-9990.
MUTH, Robert A.
The relatives and friends of Chief and Mrs. Robert A. "Bob" Muth, Sr., U.S. Navy, Retired, are invited to attend the funeral services of the former in J. HENRY STUHR, INC., GREENRIDGE ROAD CHAPEL, Wednesday morning, May 22, 2002, at 11 o'clock. Interment, with full military honors, will follow at Carolina Memorial Gardens. Friends may call at Stuhr's Greenridge Road Chapel, this Tuesday evening from 6 until 8 o'clock.
Memorials are suggested to Children in the Son, P.O. Box 1659, Mt. Pleasant, S.C. 29465.
Entered into eternal rest Sunday morning, May 19, 2002, Judith Barb Thomas, wife of Joseph A. Thomas. Residence, Charleston Heights, S.C. The relatives and friends of Mr. and Mrs. Joseph A. Thomas are invited to attend the funeral services of the latter in J. HENRY STUHR, INC., GREENRIDGE ROAD CHAPEL, Wednesday afternoon, May 22, 2002, at 2 o'clock. Interment will follow in Carolina Memorial Gardens. Friends may call at Stuhr's Greenridge Road Chapel this (Tuesday) evening between 6 and 8 o'clock. In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Midland Park Baptist Church, 2427 Midland Park Road, N. Charleston, S.C. 29406.
Mrs. Thomas was born in Parsons, W.Va., April 2, 1938, and is a daughter of Claude R. and Gladys Kalar Barb. Mrs. Thomas was a member of Midland Park Baptist Church and a homemaker.
She is survived by her mother of Lawrenceville, Ga.; her husband of Charleston Heights; two sons, Joseph A. Thomas, III, of Goose Creek, S.C., Richard N. Thomas of North Charleston, S.C.; two daughters, Rhonda D. Thomas of North Charleston, S.C., and Lisa A. Justus of Goose Creek, S.C.; one sister, Barbara A. Gamble of Lawrenceville, Ga.; seven grandchildren, Brandy C. Heitmann, Richard N. Thomas, Jr., Christopher S. Thomas, Rebekah M. Thomas, Ashton G. Thomas, T. Ryan Justus, and N. Austin Justus.
BAIR, Robert Homer
Robert Homer Bair, 88, a retired Civil Engineer, died Sunday, May 19, 2002, in a local hospital. He and his wife were long-time residents of The Crescent, Charleston, S.C.
Mr. Bair was born on April 6, 1914, in St. Paul, Minn., a son of the late Homer Bair and Grace Hall Bair. He was raised in Lansing, Mich.
He attended the public schools of Lansing and graduated from Lansing Central High School in 1933. He was awarded the Michigan Honor Trophy for Leadership, Scholarship, and Athletics, by the University of Michigan, but elected to go to Michigan State College, where he graduated with a Bachelor's Degree in Civil Engineering in 1937. He was a member of the Engineering Honor Fraternity PHI LAMDA TAU, Michigan State College.
Mr. Bair was a Navy veteran of World War II and a retired Commander in the U.S. Public Health Service.
He retired from the Southern Division, Naval Facilities Engineering Command, Charleston, S.C., after 26 years as Director of the Environmental Division with responsibility for providing consulting engineering services for all Naval Shore installations in the Sixth Naval District.
He was a member of St. Michael's Episcopal Church, the South Carolina Society of Professional Engineers, the Country Club of Charleston, the Preservation Society, the English Speaking Union, the Carolina Art Association, the South Carolina Historical Society, the Charleston Museum, the Retired Officers Association, the Civil Engineering Club of Charleston, and the Crescent Civic Association.
Surviving are his wife, Nell Bonneau Harrell Bair of Charleston, and several nieces and nephews.
Graveside services will be held, Wednesday, May 22, 2002, at 1 o'clock in Oakdale Cemetery, Wilmington, N.C.
Arrangements by J. HENRY STUHR, INC., MOUNT PLEASANT CHAPEL.
GEORGETOWN - Clyde Eugene Dusenbury, 94, died Sunday, May 19, 2002, at National Healthcare at Garden City Beach.
Mr. Dusenbury was born in Conway on June 29, 1907, a son of the late Willie Ellis Dusenbury and Bessie Harrison Dusenbury. He grew up in Conway, graduated from Conway High School, and attended Ohio State University to study forestry. Mr. Dusenbury lived in Georgetown and Pawley's Island for many years. He was employed by Atlantic Coast Lumber Co., Koppers Co. and was a self-employed entrepreneur. Mr. Dusenbury was a member of Duncan Memorial United Methodist Church and a Mason and Shriner. He was the widower of Rochelle Johnson Dusenbury.
Surviving are a son, Michael Van Dusenbury of Georgetown; a sister, Beulah D. Harrelson of Myrtle Beach; and a number of nephews and nieces.
Funeral services will be 11 o'clock Friday morning, May 24, 2002, in Duncan Memorial United Methodist Church. Officiating will be the Rev. Phillip C. Thrailkill. Burial will follow in Elmwood Cemetery Annex under the direction of the Georgetown Chapel of MAYER FUNERAL HOME.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 6 until 8 Thursday evening, May 23, 2002.
The relatives and friends of Mr. John "Johnny" Stewart are invited to attend his funeral service 2:00 p.m. Wednesday, May 22, 2002 at Dorothy's Home For Funerals. Interment will follow at Monrovia Cemetery. Visitation for Mr. Stewart will be at the funeral home Tuesday 3:00 to 8:00 p.m. The family hour will be 7:00 to 8:00 p.m.
Mr. Stewart is survived by his daughters, Eloise Johnson and Viola Johnson; grandchildren, Ernest Johnson, Cornell Johnson, Quincy Johnson and Princess Johnson; great-grandchildren; brother, Mr. Julius Stewart (Harriet); nieces, nephews and cousins. Funeral arrangements by DOROTHY'S HOME FOR FUNERALS.