The relatives and friends of Joshua Salah Abdelnabi the son of Salah A. Abdelnabi and Laura Griffin Abdelnabi Nelson are invited to attend his funeral services in J. HENRY STUHR, INC., GREENRIDGE ROAD CHAPEL this (THURSDAY) morning, October 18, 2001 at Eleven o'clock. Interment: Carolina Memorial Gardens. Friends may call at STUHR'S GREENRIDGE ROAD CHAPEL.
Entered into eternal rest in New York, October 11, 2001, Mr. David Heyward. The relatives and friends of Mr. Heyward are invited to attend his committal service, Friday, 12 noon, at Dorothy's Home for Funerals. Interment will follow at Emanuel AME Church Cemetery. Friends may visit with the family at the funeral home, 11 a.m., until the time of service.
Mr. Heyward is survived by his wife, Mrs. Ann Heyward; sons and daughters, Deryl Heyward, Carl Heyward, David Heyward, Jr., Carrie Devaus and Ernestine Leonard; grandchildren, nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends. Arrangements by DOROTHY'S HOME FOR FUNERALS.
BENNETT, SR., Jethro
The relatives and friends of Mr. Jethro Bennett, Sr., of Pineville, S.C., are invited to attend his funeral services, Friday, October 19, 2001, 1 p.m., at Redeemer R.E. Church, Pineville, S.C. Interment, Gourdine Cemetery. Viewing will be from 6 to 8 p.m., this evening, at the St. Stephen Chapel.
Arrangements by GETHERS FUNERAL HOME, INC., MONCKS CORNER, S.C.
The relatives and friends of Mrs. Alice W. Eady, those of her daughter-in-law, Mrs. Carol Dix-Eady, granddaughters, Alice and Yasmin, grandson, Michael, sisters, Mrs. Elizabeth Berry from Miami, Fla., Mrs. Beatrice Young of Los Angeles, Calif., brothers, Messrs. Henry Wilson of Glen Cove, N.Y., Jacob Albert Wilson (Beatrice), Robert L. Wilson, all of Charleston, S.C., sisters-in-law, Bernice, Ruthell, Harriet, Ruth and Maryann Wilson, brothers-in-law, aunt, Ms. Annie Middleton of Summerville, S.C., nephews, nieces, and a host of cousins are invited to attend her funeral services on Thursday, October 18, 2 p.m., at Morris Street Baptist Church, 25 Morris St., Charleston, S.C. Friends may call at FIELDING HOME FOR FUNERALS, 722-3348 or 1-800-290-5954. Friends may view Mrs. Eady at the church on Thursday from 1 to 2 p.m. Interment, Morris Street Baptist Church Cemetery, Charleston, S.C.
Edrie Sease Rhodes, of Ehrhardt, S.C., wife of Milton T. Rhodes, Sr., died October 16, 2001, at 5:40 p.m. in a Bamberg County hospital.
Born on October 7, 1918, in Ehrhardt, S.C., she was the daughter of the late George Probst Sease and the late Minnie Fender Sease. She was a member of St. James United Methodist Church, Ehrhardt, S.C. She was a housewife and enjoyed gardening and was active at her church.
Funeral services will be Friday, October 19, 2001, 2 p.m., in St. James United Methodist Church, Ehrhardt, S.C. Burial in the Ehrhardt Cemetery conducted by Rev. Kathy Griffin.
Survivors include, one son, Milton T. Rhodes, Jr., Bamberg, S.C.; one daughter, Elizabeth Buist, Greenwood, S.C.; two sisters, Ester Kearse, Ulmer, S.C.; Virl Bruner, Summerton, S.C.; one grandchild, Justin Buist, Greenwood, S.C.; and a number of nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be 7 to 9 p.m., Thursday evening, October 18, 2001, at COONER FUNERAL HOME in Bamberg, S.C. Memorials may be made to St. James United Methodist Church in care of Maxie Welch, Route 1, Ehrhardt, S.C. 29081.
ORANGEBURG - Thelma W. Workman, 74, died Wednesday.
Funeral services will be 1 p.m., Saturday, at THOMPSON FUNERAL HOME CHAPEL in Orangeburg, with burial at 4 p.m., Saturday, at Carolina Memorial Gardens in North Charleston, S.C.
Survivors include, two sisters, Ruth Drake, Lois Amaker, both of Goose Creek, S.C.; a step-son, Richard Workman of Lexington; a step-daughter, Sandra Boletchek of Virginia; a number of grandchildren, great-grandchildren, and nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be 7 to 9 p.m., Friday, at the funeral home.
The funeral for Mrs. Deatris "Dee Dee" Floyd Williams, 41, of 2870 Glouster St., North Charleston, S.C., formerly of North, S.C., will be held 2:30 p.m., Friday, October 19, 2001, at Bethlehem Baptist Church in Woodford, S.C., with the Rev. N.A. McNeal officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery.
Mrs. Williams died Monday, October 15, 2001.
She was a daughter of the late Adam Floyd and Mrs. Carrie Martino Floyd.
Survivors include her husband, Zachary Williams of the home; a daughter, Cherisha K. Floyd of the home; a step-son, Maurice Williams of Williamstown, N.J.; one brother, Freddie Martino of North, S.C.; three sisters, Dianne Floyd and Jacqueline Floyd, both of Orangeburg, S.C., and Deborah McCollom-Baylor, of Atlanta, Ga.
Visitation will be Thursday, October 18, 2001, 6 to 9 p.m., at W.B. Crumel Funeral Home of North, S.C.
Friends may call at the residence and at the of her sister, Ms. Dinne Floyd, 1488 Hidden Valley Dr., Orangeburg, and the residence of her brother, Freddie Matrino, Short St., North, S.C., and at the funeral home.
The family suggests memorials be made to the Leukemia Society.
William Henry Morris, 94, formerly of Augusta, Ga., died October 13, 2001, at the Franke Home of Mt. Pleasant, S.C.
Memorial services will be held at the Franke Home Chapel, Mt. Pleasant, Friday afternoon, October 19, 2001, at 2 o'clock. Memorials may be made to Lutheran Hospice, 753 Johnnie Dodds Blvd., Suite 100, Mt. Pleasant, S.C. 29464.
Mr. Morris was born August 28, 1907, in Augusta, Ga., a son of the late Ralph M. Morris and Grace McConnell Morris. Mr. Morris was a retired Real Estate Broker and a member of First Presbyterian Church of Augusta, Ga.
Survivors include a son, Dr. William Morris of Summerville, S.C., and a brother, Adrian Morris of Atlanta, Ga.
Arrangements by PARKS FUNERAL HOME, SUMMERVILLE, S.C.
RUFFIN - Mr. Kenneth Harold Tripp, 61, of 11343 Lowcountry Highway died Tuesday at a Walterboro hospital. Funeral services will be held at 4 p.m., Thursday, at Faith Baptist Church. Interment will follow in Smoak Cemetery. Directed by the BRICE W. HERNDON AND SONS FUNERAL HOME.
Mr. Tripp was born in Vanceboro, N.C., a son of the late Lee Drew Tripp and Tiny Wiggins Tripp. He was a farmer and was a member of Faith Baptist Church.
Surviving are his wife, Margaret Smoak Tripp, a daughter, Wanda Tripp Nixon of Walterboro and her husband, James Grey Nixon, two brothers, Marvin Tripp and Dink Tripp, both of Ruffin, and two sisters, Joyce Brantly of Goldsboro, N.C., and Sudie Hudson of Grifton, N.C.
FLORENCE - Margaret Howard McEachin died at her home early Tuesday morning, October 16, 2001. She was in her hundreth year. She was born in her parent's home at Claussen, South Carolina, the daughter of Fitz Lee Howard and Louisa Penn Ervin Howard. She was the widow of Peter Hector McEachin. One child was born of this union, Daniel Malloy McEachin.
After academic preparation at Flora McDonald, she entered Converse College and graduated in 1923. At the conclusion of her education, she spent her long and productive life in Florence, South Carolina. She taught school in Claussen, South Carolina, until her marriage in 1924.
She was an avid outdoorswoman whose passion was gardening. She was a member of the City of Florence Park Commission. She, along with Frank Key, Sr., was instrumental in the construction and care of Lucas Park. She cultivated and propagated camellias. She was a Master Gardner.
She was the oldest member of St. John's Episcopal Church. She organized the St. John's Episcopal Church Plant Bazaar and was active in the Women of the Church.
She was a member of the Renaissance Literary Club. She was also a member of the Plain Dirt Garden Club and the Iris Garden Club. She was a member of the National Society of the Colonial Dames of America.
In addition to her son of Florence, she is survived by her daughter-in-law, Elizabeth E. McEachin; her sister, Amelia H. Anthony of Hartsville, S.C.; her granddaughter, Margaret M. Gates (Dennis) of Oregonia, Ohio; her grandson, Daniel Malloy McEachin, Jr. (Amy) of Florence; her great-grandchildren, Samuel G. Gates of Oregonia, OH, FitzLee H. McEachin, Peter H. McEachin, Amy E. McEachin and Daniel Malloy McEachin, III, all of Florence.
Funeral services will be conducted by the Rev. Charles D. Cooper at St. John's Episcopal Church in Florence, SC, at 3:00 p.m., Thursday, October 18, 2001, directed by WATERS-POWELL FUNERAL HOME. Burial will follow in Mount Hope Cemetery.
The family will receive friends at the home of her son, Daniel M. McEachin.
Memorials may be made to St. John's Episcopal Church, 252 Dargan Street, Florence, SC 29501.
David Eggleston Thompson, 79, of North Charleston died Wednesday morning, October 17, 2001, at his home. The funeral service will be 1 o'clock p.m., Friday, October 19, 2001, in the J. HENRY STUHR, INC., GREENRIDGE ROAD CHAPEL. Interment will follow at Carolina Memorial Gardens. Friends may call this evening (Thursday) from 6 until 8 p.m., at Stuhr's Greenridge Road Chapel.
A native of Mobile, Ala., he was the son of David B. and Marie Eggleston Thompson. A graduate of Charleston High School, he served with the famous Flying Tigers in Burma, China, and India as an aerial photographer. After the war, he attended the Citadel. He worked for AT&T/Western Electric as an installer, retiring after 34 years of service. He was a member of the Telephone Pioneers of America and the First Southern Methodist Church of North Charleston.
He is survived by his wife, Minnetta Covert Thompson; his son, Paul D. Thompson of Mt. Pleasant; his brother and sister-in-law, George E. and Rebecca Thompson of Hurst, Texas; and his sisters and brother-in-law, Ann and William L. Ahls of Marietta, Ga.
Flowers will be accepted or memorials may be made to Hospice of Charleston, 3896 Leeds Ave., North Charleston, S.C. 29405, or First Southern Methodist Church of North Charleston, 1301 Remount Road, North Charleston, S.C. 29406.
Lillie Wenningham Dangerfield, 92, of Moncks Corner, SC, a former lunchroom attendant for the Berkeley County School System, died Tuesday in a Charleston hospital.
The funeral will be at 11:00 AM Friday in the Ebenezer United Methodist Church. Intermen will be in the Church Cemetery. Friends may call at DIAL-MURRAY FUNERAL HOME, MONCKS CORNER, from 6:00 PM until 8:00 PM this Thursday evening.
Mrs. Dangerfield was born Sept. 15, 1909, in Moncks Corner, SC, a daughter of James Waring Wenningham and Ada Jackson Wenningham. She was the widow of Neal Dangerfield. She was a member of the Ebenezer United Methodist Church. She was preceded in death by a grandson, Ronald Lewis Thrush, II.
Surviving are, one son, Kenneth Dangerfield of Moncks Corner, one daughter, Helen Michaels of Charleston, and two grandchildren, Rande Craig Thrush and Harold Reid Thrush, and one great grandchild, Adam Neal Thrush.
Kate Mims Barry, 91, of St. Stephen, SC, died Tuesday at her residence.
A Funeral Mass will be at 11:00 AM Thursday in Our Lady of Peace Catholic Church, Bonneau. Final Farewell and Commendation will be held at the St Stephen Episcopal Church Cemetery, St. Stephen. Friends may call at DIAL-MURRAY FUNERAL HOME, MONCKS CORNER.
Mrs. Barry was born September 23, 1910, in Moncks Corner, SC, a daughter of James W. Mims and Hattie Ballentine Mims. She along with her husband owned and operated Barry's Department Store in St. Stephen. She is the widow of James J. Barry, Sr. She was a member of Our Lady of Peace Catholic Church in Bonneau. She attended Winthrop College. She was preceded in death by a sister, Zeda Mims Morgan, and a brother, Dr. J. Lloyd Mims.
Surviving are, one daughter, Kay B. Veach of Goose Creek, one son, James J. Barry, Jr., of Pinopolis; one brother, Dr. Harry W. Mims of Charleston; four grandchildren, Katherine Barry, Charlotte Barry, Jamie Barry, and Hank Veach; and her caregivers, LaQuetta White, Rachel Brown, Louise Dingle, and Leola Haigler.
Frances Thomas Kinard, 73, of Macedonia, SC, a retired production worker for C.R. Bard, died Monday in a North Charleston hospital.
The funeral will be at 2:00 PM Thursday in the Providence Baptist Church, Macedonia. Interment will be in Berea United Methodist Church Cemetery, Bethera. Friends may call at DIAL-MURRAY FUNERAL HOME, MONCKS CORNER, until 12:00 Noon and then at the Church from 1:00 PM until the hour of service.
Mrs. Kinard was born August 2, 1928, in Macedonia, SC, a daughter of Beaufort L. Thomas and Janie Dupree Thomas. She was a member of the Providence Baptist Church.
Surviving are, her husband, Lewis C. Kinard, Sr; one daughter, Bertie K. Yohe of Moncks Corner; four sons, Louis C. Kinard, Jr., of Coward, Terry Kinard of Beaver Dam, Jimmy Kinard of Bonneau, and Tony Kinard of Macedonia; four sisters, Nell Gregory of Macedonia, Della Spalviero of James Island, Ella Mae Kirkland of Russellville, and Geraldine Taylor of Moncks Corner; three brothers, Rouse Thomas and Beaufort L. Thomas, Jr., both of Macedonia, and Jerry Thomas of Kingstree, and ten grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.
BISSELL, C. Harrington
ST. ANDREWS SOCIETY: THE OFFICERS AND MEMBERS are invited to attend the funeral services for our Past President and Member, C. Harrington Bissell at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, October 18, 2001 at the Graveside, Magnolia Cemetery.
By Order of:
J. Palmer Gaillard, III, President
Willard A. Silcox, Jr., Secretary
BISSELL, C. Harrington
SOCIETY OF COLONIAL WARS: THE OFFICERS AND MEMBERS are invited to attend the funeral services for our late member, C. Harrington Bissell at 10:30A.M. Thursday, October 18, 2001 at the Graveside, Magnolia Cemetery.
By Order of:
Arthur J. Jenkins, Governor
Walter Crone, Secretary
Bissell, C. Harrington
The relatives and friends of Mr. and Mrs. C. Harrington Bissell are invited to attend the funeral services for the former at 10:30 A.M., Thursday, October 18, 2001 at the Graveside, Magnolia Cemetery. The family will receive friends following the service at 355 Confederate Circle. In Lieu of flowers the family requests that memorial contributions be made to a local charity of your choice. Arrangements by JAMES A. MCALISTER FUNERAL HOME, 1620 SAVANNAH HWY. 766-1365.
The relatives and friends of Dr. and Mrs. John A. Riley are invited to attend the funeral services of the latter Thursday at One o'clock in Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church. Entombment: Magnolia Cemetery. Friends may call at J. HENRY STUHR, INC., DOWNTOWN CHAPEL.
Flowers will be accepted or memorials may be made to Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church, 30 Race Street, Charleston, SC 29403.
The relatives and friends of Mrs. Arabel Fleming, those of her brothers, Mr. James Ravenell and Mr. Isaac Ravenell, her grandchildren, William Moody and Maxine Moody, nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends are invited to attend her funeral services at the North Area Funeral Home Chapel, 4748 Gaynor Ave., North Charleston, S.C., at 1 p.m. Interment, Cherry Hill Cemetery, Ladson, S.C. Arrangements entrusted to NORTH AREA FUNERAL HOME. Telephone (843) 744-7511.
RIDGELAND, S.C. - Sadie E. Sauls Whitman, 66, of Ridgeland, S.C., wife of George R. Whitman, Sr., died Thursday, October 18, 2001, in a Beaufort hospital after a long illness.
Mrs. Whitman was born March 13, 1935, in Tillman, S.C., daughter of the late Clayton Sauls and the late Flora Long Sauls. She was a homemaker and a member of Coosawhatchie Baptist Church.
Survivors include, husband, George R. Whitman, Sr.; sons, Ridgeland, G. Robert Whitman, Jr., Ridgeland, Jason Griffin, Savannah, Ga.; daughters, Phyllis W. Stanley, Burton, S.C.; sisters, Lois Godley, Ridgeland, S.C.; two grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held at SAULS FUNERAL HOME CHAPEL, October 20, 2001, Saturday, 11 a.m. Burial in Floyd Cemetery, Tillman, S.C. Visitation will be at Sauls Funeral Home, Ridgeland, S.C., Friday, October 19, 2001, from 6 to 8 p.m.
FRANCIS, Mary Kay
Mary Katherine Robinson Francis of Summerville, SC died October 17, 2001 at her residence.
Funeral services will be held at St. Luke's Lutheran Church Chapel Sunday, October 21, 2001 at 4 o'clock. Burial will be in Summerville Cemetery. Friends may call at PARKS FUNERAL HOME, Summerville, SC from 6-8 PM Saturday, October 20, 2001.
Mrs. Francis was born May 27, 1923 in Iowa, a daughter of the late Arthur Daniel Robinson and Glenman Bennett Robinson. She was retired from Belk's Department Store.
Survivors include one son, Lt. Colonel David Coy Francis of Fairfax, Virginia, two daughters, Dale Cole Infinger of Summerville, SC and Susan Kay Sparks of Westchester, Ohio, two brothers, Arthur Glenn Robinson of Indiana, Daniel Bruce Robinson of Ohio, twelve grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.
Flowers will be accepted or memorials may be made to The Ark c/o Peggy Lahmeyer, St. Luke's Lutheran Church, 206 Central Avenue, Summerville, SC 29483.
Arrangements by PARKS FUNERAL HOME, SUMMERVILE, SC.