WALTERBORO - Mrs. Patricia Bazzle Frasier, 81, of 317 Seiglers Drive, died Friday at a Walterboro hospital. Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m., Sunday, at the Walterboro Church of God, with Rev. John Harbin officiating. Interment will follow in Sandy Dam United Methodist Church Cemetery, directed by the Brice W. Herndon and Sons Funeral Home.
Mrs. Frasier was born in Colleton County, a daughter of the late Henry Bazzle, Sr., and Haley Wasson Bazzle. She was a member of Bedon Baptist Church and attended the Walterboro Church of God. She was the widow of Edward Webb Frasier, Jr., and was a loving and kind hearted mother.
Surviving are six sons, Edward Webb Frasier, III, Riddick S. Frasier, Ronnie S. Frasier, and Sonny C. Frasier, all of Walterboro, Ernest Frasier of Florence, and Johnny E. Frasier of Aiken, four daughters, Rose F. Lawson, Carrie B. Riley, and Kathy F. Colson, all of Walterboro and Patricia A. DeWitt of Williford, Ark., four brothers, Earl Bazzle, Isaiah "Ike" Bazzle, and Stephen Bazzle, all of Walterboro, and Frank Bazzle of Shreveport, La., 17 grandchildren, and 19 great-grandchildren.
The family will receive friends from 5 until 7 p.m., Saturday, at the BRICE W. HERNDON AND SONS FUNERAL HOME.
Memorials may be made to the Leukemia Society, 1246 Lake Murray Blvd., Irmo, S.C. 29603.
Entered into eternal rest in a local nursing home on Friday, November 23, 2001, Mrs. Viola Mims, formerly of 307 Sumter St; cousin of Marie White, Buster Simmons, Herman Simmons, Lorraine Simmons, Thelma Simmons, and Emily Simmons.
Arrangements will be announced by DOROTHY'S HOME FOR FUNERALS.
Entered into eternal rest Friday, November 23, 2001, Mr. Isiah Brown beloved father of Mrs. Stella Seels, and Mrs. Vera Trotman (Jason). Late residence 2685 Orchid Ave., North Charleston, SC.
Friends may call FIELDING HOME FOR FUNERALS NORTH CHARLESTON. 744 2545 or 1-800-290-5954. Funeral notice later.
The relatives and friends of Carnice "Connie" Sims Mathis, widow of Paul Turner Mathis are invited to attend her funeral services in J. HENRY STUHR, INC., GREENRIDGE ROAD CHAPEL, this (Saturday) morning at 10 o'clock. Interment, Carolina Memorial Gardens.
Arrangements by STUHR'S GREENRIDGE ROAD CHAPEL. Flowers accepted or memorials may be made to the American Diabetes Association, 2724 Wade Hampton Blvd., Suite E, Greenville, SC 29615.
Gertrude Grogan Landers, 78, of Summerville, SC. entered into rest on Wednesday, November 21, 2001.
A native of New Holland, Ga., she was a daughter of the late Erskine R. and Rosa L. Ford Grogan. She was a member of Summerville (SC) Baptist Church. Mrs. Landers retired from a life of Christian service in her home, church, and community.
Surviving is her husband, Carl E. Landers; a daughter, Susan Landers Burns of Birmingham, Ala.; a son, Sidney A. Landers of Spartanburg, SC; a sister, Betty Alton of Gainesville, Ga.; a grandson, Michael E. Burns of Birmingham, Ala.; and a granddaughter, Sydney A. Landers of Spartanburg, S.C.
Visitation will be held from 7-9 p.m. Saturday at Little-Davenport Funeral Home in Gainesville, Ga. Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m., Sunday, November 25, 2001, in the chapel of Little-Davenport Funeral Home. Burial will follow in Alta Vista Cemetery.
The J.F. FLOYD MORTUARY.
HOLLY HILL, SC - Mrs. Jimmie Rhode Westbury, 72, died Friday, November 23, 2001 in a Charleston hospital.
The funeral will be held at 2:30 p.m. Sunday, November 25, 2001 in the Holly Hill United Methodist Church with the Rev. Jerry L. Phillips, Sr. officiating. Burial will follow in the Holly Hill Cemetery. Pallbearers will be nephews.
Mrs. Westbury was born June 26, 1929 in Dorchester, SC., a daughter of the late Dennis S. Rhode and Lottie Pendarvis Rhode. Mrs. Westbury was a home economics graduate of Lander College and taught home economics in the Holly Hill public school system from 1950-1961. She was a devoted wife and mother. Mrs. Westbury was a member of Holly Hill United Methodist Church.
She is survived by a daughter, Carlotta W. Norris and son-in-law, Robert R. Norris of Eutawville, SC., three sisters, Annie Bell Weiss of Eutawville, SC., Dorothy R. Franklin of Santee, SC., and Daisy R. Cummings of Holly Hill, SC. and numerous nieces and nephews.
She was predeceased by her husband of 45 years, Truette W. "Red" Westbury; two sisters, Mildred R. Cook and Beatrice R. Hutchins; two brothers, D.S. Rhode, Jr., and Joe S. Rhode.
The family will receive friends from 5:00 until 7:30 p.m. this Saturday, November 24, 2001 at AVINGER FUNERAL HOME.
Memorials may be made to Holly Hill United Methodist Church, PO Box 398, Holly Hill, S.C., Holly Hill Cemetery Fund, PO Box 203, Holly Hill, S.C. or Holly Hill Academy Kindergarten, PO Box 757, Holly Hill, S.C. 29059.
JONES, Willie Mae
The relatives and friends of Mrs. Willie Mae King Jones of Moncks Corner, S.C., widow of Manuel Lee Jones, are invited to attend her funeral services, 11:00 a.m. this Saturday morning, November 24, 2001, in the Oakley Road Church of God. Interment will be in Berkeley Memorial Gardens. Friends may call at DIAL-MURRAY FUNERAL HOME, MONCKS CORNER, until 9:00 a.m. and then at the church from 10:00 a.m. until the hour of service.
MONCKS CORNER - Dorothy Davis Cooper, 58, died Wednesday, November 21, 2001, at Trident Medical Center after an illness.
Mrs. Cooper was born in Hemingway on June 25, 1943, a daughter of Nola Springs Davis and the late Willie Norwood Davis. She attended Hemingway schools and graduated from Macedonia High School. Mrs. Cooper was a former employee of Oneita Knitting Mills and a number of other sewing factories. She was a Baptist.
Surviving, in addition to her mother of Goose Creek, are two daughters, Jo Lynn Cooper of Cordesville and Trisha C. Baylor of Andrews; a sister, Patsy "Pat" D. Hughes of Andrews; and a granddaughter, Amber L. Smith of Cordesville.
Funeral services will be Sunday afternoon, November 25, 2001 at 2 o'clock at the graveside in St. James United Methodist Cemetery near Jamestown under the direction of the Andrews Chapel of MAYER FUNERAL HOME.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home Saturday evening, November 24, 2001, from 7 until 9 o'clock.
The relatives and friends of Mrs. Catherine Meggett are invited to attend her funeral service 1:00 p.m. Monday, November 26, 2001 in Edisto Presbyterian Church, USA, 1890 Cypress Bottom Rd., Edisto Island. Rev. McKinley Washington pastor. Interment will follow at the church cemetery. Friends may visit on Sunday 1:00 until 4:30 at the Hollywood Chapel and 5:30 until 7:00 at the church. The Christian Wake will begin at 6:00 p.m.
Mrs. Meggett is survived by her daughters and sons, Mrs. Isabelle Lucas (Alfred), Mr. Jessie Meggett (Emily), Mr. George Lee Meggett (Bernice), Mr. Marion Meggett, Mr. James Lee Meggett, Mr. Edward Meggett (Mary), Mrs. Mamie Brown (Johnny), Ms. Lillian Meggett, Mrs. Janie Curnell (William Lee), Joyce Meggett, Tiffany Curnell, William Curnell and Bryant Curnell; 38 grandchildren; 72 great-grandchildren; 26 great-great-grandchildren; sister-in-law, Mrs. Louise Meggett; nieces, nephews and cousins. Funeral arrangements by DOROTHY'S HOLLYWOOD CHAPEL.
Mary Christine Van Horne Hoover, 58, of North Charleston, a prefab concrete restoration specialist, died Thursday, in a Charleston hospital. A memorial service will be held at 11:00 A.M. Monday in CAROLINA MEMORIAL FUNERAL HOME. Born in Sebring, Florida, she was the daughter of Edward Van Horne and Christine Davis Van Horne.
Survivors include her mother of Madison, Wisconsin; daughters, Mary Christine Chapman of Monetta, Debbie Lee Hoover of North Charleston and Lori Kaye Truluck of Rowesville; a sister, Barbara Van Horne of Madison, Wisconsin and a brother George Van Horne of Belleville, Illinois and seven grandchildren.
ROURK, SR., Lucius
Entered into eternal rest Thursday morning, November 22, 2001, Lucius Hasel Rourk, Sr. widower of Beatrice Smith Rourk. Residence, Charleston, S.C. The relatives and friends are invited to attend his funeral services at the graveside Sunday, November 25, 2001, at 2 o'clock in Live Oak Memorial Gardens. Friends may call at J. HENRY STUHR, INC. DOWNTOWN CHAPEL, Saturday, between 5 and 7 o'clock.
Mr. Rourk was born December 23, 1907 in Charleston, SC, the son of Lucius Alber Rourk and Burness Smith Rourk. He was retired owner of L.H. Rourk Plumbing and a retired City Plumbing Inspector.
He is survived by two sons, L. Hasel Rourk, Jr. and Burnet M. Rourk, both of Charleston; three grandsons, Mark Rourk, Kevin Rourk, and Keith Rourk; three granddaughters, Jennifer Rourk, Angela Rourk, and Shelby Sullivan; five great-grandchildren, Christopher Rourk, Meredith Rourk, Kyle Rourk, Tradd Rourk, and Logan Sullivan.
Memorials may be made to Lutheran Social Services, 349 Rivers Ave., North Charleston, S.C. 29405, or Ronald McDonald House, 81 Gadsden St., Charleston, S.C. 29401.
The relatives and friends of Ms. Mable (Florence) Frasier, those of her daughter, Mrs. Caroline F. Glover (Frank), grandchildren, Mr. Robert W. Phoenix, Mr. Charles M. Phoenix, Mr. Frank Gerald Glover, Ms. Sandra Phoenix, Ms. Cynthia Glover - Woods (Byron), nieces, nephews, great-grandchildren and a host of cousins are invited to attend her funeral services on Saturday, November 24, 2001, 12: Noon at Wallingford Presbyterian Church, King Street, Charleston, SC.
Friends may call at Fielding Home for Funerals, 722-3348 or 1-800-290-5954. Friends may view Ms. Mable Frasier on Saturday at the Church from 11 A.M. until 12 Noon. Interment: Bethel Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Johns Island, SC.
On November 12, 2001. home going services were held in St. George, SC for Rubinstein B. Primus. Mr. Primus of 906 Ashley Ave., Charleston, SC., died Friday, November 9, 2001. He was the husband of the late Pearl J. Primus. He is survived by his devoted sister, Mrs. Hersie M. Simmons (George N.), a sister-in-law, Mrs. France Primus of Augusta, Georgia and a host of nieces and nephews.
Entered into eternal rest on Saturday, November 24, 2001, Mrs. Thelma Nelson Reid, beloved mother of Mr. Bernard N. Hamilton. Late residence, 735 Meeting St., formerly of 175 Romney St., Charleston, S.C. Friends may call at FIELDING HOME FOR FUNERALS, 722-3348 or 1-800-290-5954. Funeral notice later.
Fred Roland Parker, 68, of North Charleston, a retired telephone cable repairman with Southern Bell for 37 years, died Saturday in a Charleston hospital. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m., Tuesday, in Carolina Memorial Funeral Home. Burial, with Masonic Honors, will follow in Carolina Memorial Gardens. Born in Knoxville, Tenn., he was the son of A.B. Parker and Inez Porter Parker. Mr. Parker was a Mason, a member of the Scottish Rite and Omar Temple. He was a member of the Betsy Ross Chapter of the Order of the Eastern Star, the Dorchester Shrine Club, and the Keystone Cops. He was a member of Telephone Pioneers of America. Mr. Parker was a member of St. Andrews Presbyterian Church.Survivors include his wife, Capitola Catherine "Cathy" Cox Fairbanks Parker; daughters, Deborah Mostello of Easley, Debra Ann Heitger of New Brighton, Pa., and Dianna Fairbanks of Charleston; sons, Fred R. Parker, Jr., of Vero Beach, Florida, Randy Parker of Easley and Joey Parker of Greenville; a sister, Frances Henry of Meterie, La., and a brother, Jack Parker of Greenville; nine grandchildren.The family will receive friends from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m., Monday, at the funeral home with an Eastern Star Service at 8 p.m., memorial contributions may be made to the Shriners Hospital in Greenville, S.C.Arrangements by CAROLINA MEMORIAL FUNERAL HOME, 7113 Rivers Ave., North Charleston, S.C.
The relatives and friends of Ms. Margaret Reed Kenneth, those of her children, Ms. Julie Ann Lang of Edisto Island, Mrs. Helen (Samuel) Jenkins, Ms. Brenda White and Mr. Herbert (Sandra) Barron all of New York, are invited to attend her home-going services on Monday, November 26, 2001, 3 p.m., at New First Baptist Church, Edisto Island, S.C. The family will be receiving friends on Sunday, November 25, 2001, at our Yonges Island Chapel, 7173 Hwy. 162, 722-3348, or 1-800-290-5954, from 6 to 8 p.m. Interment, New First Baptist Church Cemetery. Arrangements by FIELDING HOME FOR FUNERALS.
The relatives and friends of Mrs. Frances Daisy Sheppard, those of her husband, Rev. Ben Sheppard, her children, Frances (Isaac J. Chaplin) Smalls, Paula (SK2 Kenneth) Rutledge, Roy Lee Sheppard, Elijah (Julie) Sheppard, Charles Sheppard and Billy Sheppard, sisters-in-law, Rosa Bell Sheppard, Mary McKeever, Queen Pringle and Isabell Ravnell, grands, great-grands, great-great-grands, nieces, nephews, cousins and other relatives and friends are invited to attend her home-going services on Monday, November 26, 2001, 1:00 p.m. at New Zion R.M.U.E. Church, 4607 Dorsey Avenue, N. Chas., S.C. Rev. Daniel Green, Pastor. Mrs. Frances D. Sheppard will repose this evening in the church from 6:00 until 8:00 p.m.Mrs. Sheppard will also repose in the church Monday from 12:00 noon until hour of service. Interment, Church Cemetery. Arrangements entrusted to NORTH AREA FUNERAL HOME (843) 744-7511.
The relatives and friends of Mr. Kenneth "Mo-Mo" Smalls and those of his mother, Mrs. Lucille "Granny" Smalls Gadsden, father, Mr. James Gadsden, grandparents, the late Mrs. Rebecca Richardson Smalls and the late Mrs. Janie Maxwell, aunts, Mrs. Sarah "Salley" Ancrum Brown and the late Mrs. Christina Aiken, cousins, other relatives are invited to attend his funeral services, Monday, November 26, 2001, 2 p.m., at Walker's Mortuary Chapel, 3407 Old Pond Road, John's Island, S.C. Rev. Rufus Cochran, officiating. Interment, First Zion Baptist Church Cemetery. Family will be receiving friends at Walker's Mortuary Chapel this evening (Sunday) from 7 to 8 p.m. Arrangements by WALKER'S MORTUARY "CHAPEL OF PEACE," 3407 Old Pond Road, John's Island, S.C. Phone 559-0341.
HOLLY HILL, S.C. - The funeral for Mrs. Jimmie Rhode Westbury, 72, will be held at 2:30 p.m., Sunday, November 25, 2001, in the Holly Hill United Methodist Church with the Rev. Jerry L. Phillips, Sr., officiating. Burial, directed by AVINGER FUNERAL HOME, will follow in the Holly Hill Cemetery. The casket will be placed in the church at 1:30 p.m.Pallbearers will be nephews.Mrs. Westbury died Friday, November 23, 2001.Memorials may be made to Holly Hill United Methodist Church, P.O. Box 398, Holly Hill, S.C., Holly Hill Cemetery Fund, P.O. Box 203, Holly Hill, S.C. or Holly Hill Academy Kindergarten, P.O. Box 757, Holly Hill, S.C. 29059.
Entered into eternal rest on Wednesday, November 21, 2001, Mrs. Margerite W. Simons of Bronx, N.Y. (formerly of the Strawberry Section of Moncks Corner, S.C.), the beloved mother of Mrs. Sadie Pasley Smith of Bronx, N.Y., Mr. Ernest Simmons Harris of Mt. Vernon, N.Y., Mrs. Delores S. George, Ms. Patricia Annette Simmons, Mr. Jack Simmons, Ms. Lorraine C. Simmons, all of Bronx, N.Y., Ms. Anita S. Jeffrey of Staten Island, N.Y.; the beloved sister of Mr. Paul Waring of Windson, Conn., Mr. Richard Waring, Mr. William Waring, both of Mattapan, Mass., Mr. Arthur Waring of Kingston, N.C., and Mrs. Oneather W. Williams of Brooklyn, N.Y.Funeral notice later, SCOTT'S MORTUARY, in charge of arrangements.
Philip C. Hazelton, 52, of Jacksonville, N.C., died Wednesday, November 21, 2001. The relatives and friends are invited to attend his Funeral Mass at 10 o'clock, Monday, November 26, 2001, at St. Patrick's Catholic Church. The Rite of Committal will be held in St. Peter's/St. Patrick's Cemetery. A Vigil Service will be held at the church on Sunday, at 6 o'clock p.m.Mr. Philip C. Hazelton was born on July 11, 1949, Charleston, S.C., the son of Mrs. Myrtle Whack Hazelton and the late Mr. Joshua E. Hazelton, Sr. He graduated from Burke High School and attended both Benedict and Denmark Colleges. He was formerly employed by the Charleston Naval Shipyard and by Camp Lejuene Emergency Maintenance Department as a Plumber/Pipefitter.Mr. Philip C. Hazelton grew up attending Immaculate Conception and St. Patrick's Catholic Church. He remained devoted to this faith.Surviving are his mother, Myrtle Whack Hazelton, one son, Kevin Johnson of Charleston, S.C.; a special friend, Emma K. Crosby of Columbia, S.C.; three brothers, Joshua Hazelton, Jr., of Greeleyville, S.C.; Randolph Hazelton, Sr. (Ruth), of Charleston, S.C.; and Daniel Hazelton of Charleston, S.C.; two sisters, Edna H. Horton (James), of Columbia, S.C., and Delphine Hazelton of Charleston, S.C.; two uncles, Richard Hazelton of Charleston, S.C., and Peter Whack of Greeleyville, S.C.; two aunts, Ellree Whack Croslyn of Greeleyville, S.C.; and Jeannie Hazelton of Charleston, S.C. Surviving are also a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, friends, and relatives.Arrangements by WALKER'S MORTUARY OF PEACE, 3407 Old Pond Road, John's Island, S.C. 29455.
Frances Hill Marsh, 71, of Moncks Corner, died Saturday at a North Charleston hospital.The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Monday at RUSSELL FUNERAL CHAPEL. Burial will be in Biggin Cemetery.Mrs. Marsh was born September 25, 1930 in Barnwell, SC, a daughter of James (Jimmy) Hill and Earline Still Hill. She was a Baptist.Surviving are her husband, Louis C. Marsh of Moncks Corner; son, James E. Oliver of Moncks Corner; two daughters, Frances J. Carey of St. Cloud, Fla., Pamela J. Conniff of LaGrange, Ky.; three sisters, Margaret Ann Morris of Huger, Jimmy Sue Whitley of Gastonia, N.C., Mary H. Burnley of Bonneau; five grandchildren; one great-grandchild.Friends may call at RUSSELL FUNERAL CHAPEL, Moncks Corner, from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m., Sunday evening.
Jeanne Josephine Schmitt O'Neill, 78, a U.S. Air Force wife and civic volunteer, died Tuesday, November 20, 2001 at Manor Care Health Services in Bethesda, Md. She had Alzheimer's disease. Mrs. O'Neill was born Wednesday, February 21, 1923 in Philadelphia, Pa., the daughter of Herman J. and Helen B. Coyle Schmitt. She graduated from West Catholic (Girls) High School. She married James F. O'Neill, a former minor-league baseball player turned Air Force officer, in 1951 and traveled with him to various duty stations throughout the United States and abroad, including Taranto, Italy and Izmir, Turkey. She was active in the Catholic Ladies Sodality, including a term as President, while living in Turkey. She was an avid Bridge player and belonged to Bridge Clubs wherever she lived. Mrs. O'Neill settled in Charleston, SC, with her husband and seven children in 1966 and lived here until the early 1990's. She was a volunteer at Bishop England High School and St. Francis Hospital. She was a supporter of the Charleston Home for Children and a devout Catholic. Mrs. O'Neill is survived by her seven children, Patricia O'Neill of Norfolk, Va., Jeanne O'Neill of Bethesda, Md., Frank O'Neill of North Palm Beach, Fla., Stephen O'Neill of Table Rock, SC, Michael O'Neill of Jupiter, Fla., Mary O'Neill of Washington, D.C. and Thomas O'Neill of Miami Beach, Fla.; a sister, Margaret (Peggy) Blankemeyer of West Branywine, Pa.; six grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews. Her husband died in 1983.Family and friends are invited to call from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. Monday, November 26, 2001, with the Vigil Service at 6:30 p.m. at the JAMES A. MCALISTER FUNERAL HOME, 1620 SAVANNAH HWY. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10:00 a.m. Tuesday, November 27, 2001 in St. Joseph's Catholic Church. The Rite of Committal will be held at Beaufort National Cemetery, Beaufort, SC. Arrangements are by the JAMES A. MCALISTER, INC. 766-1365.
With deep regret, we inform you that Janie White Livingston, widow of Julian Frederick Livingston, Jr. passed away on Friday evening, November 23, 2001 at the home of her daughter, following a courageous battle with cancer. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Monday in Advent Lutheran Church. Burial will follow in Carolina Memorial Gardens.Janie was born April 27, 1921 in Little Mountain, South Carolina. She was the seventh child born to Wille Frank White and Mamie Frick White. She inherited a strong Lutheran faith from her large family, and was a member of Advent Lutheran Church since the 1950's.She will be missed by all who came to know her, for her vivacious personality, generous ways, and boundless energy. Her talents were vast. She was an award winning cake decorator and a creative and accomplished tailor. Janie was an avid bowler, and she also loved to travel. She combined these interests taking trips across the United States for bowling tournaments.Never one to dodge a challenge, Janie, with her keen sense of business, retired from the Charleston Naval Shipyard Payroll Department, and was a longtime manager of Ashley Lanes Bowling Center. She was a member of the Greater Charleston Women's Bowling Association and was a founding member of Hilldale Civic Club.She is survived by her loving family, daughter Joliene Livingston Bowers and her husband Jerry of Goose Creek, SC.; son, Julian Douglas Livingston and his wife Shirley of Summerville, SC.; five sisters, Lucille Frick of Little Mountain, SC., Rose Campbell, Verna McKain and Evelyn Yarborough of Whitmire, SC. and Mary McDuffy of Mooresville, NC.; four devoted grandchildren, Janie Jeni Bowers of Charleston, SC, Jerry Mitchell Bowers, Jr. of Ladson, SC, Jessica Brooke Livingston and Austin Cole Livingston of Summerville, SC. She was predeceased by sisters, Ethel Dowd and Mildred Dominick and a brother Clarence White. The family will receive friends from 6:00 until 8:00 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home. Flowers will be accepted or donations may be made to Advent Lutheran Church, 3347 Rivers Avenue, North Charleston, SC 29405.Arrangements by CAROLINA MEMORIAL FUNERAL HOME, 7113 Rivers Avenue, North Charleston, SC.
ROURK, SR., Lucius
The relatives and friends of Lucius Hasel Rourk, Sr. are invited to attend his funeral services at the graveside Sunday, November 25, 2001 at 2 o'clock in Live Oak Memorial Gardens.Memorials may be made to Lutheran Social Services, 349 Rivers Ave., North Charleston, SC 29405 or Ronald McDonald House, 81 Gadsden St., Charleston, SC 29401.Arrangements by J. HENRY STUHR, INC., DOWNTOWN CHAPEL.