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South Carolina Obituary Collection - Charleston County - 127

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Harry Gregor MacGregor, Sr., 92, of Raphine, died Sunday, January 6, 2002 at his home. Mr. MacGregor was born in Pittsburgh on September 13, 1909 and was a son of the late Thomas Gregor MacGregor and Mildred McGregor MacGregor. He was a member of the Marlbrook Baptist Church, past member, deacon and elder in the Avalon United Presbyterian Church, past member of the following churches, Ingomar Community United Methodist Church, Summerville South Carolina Presbyterian Church and New Providence Presbyterian Church. He was a member of the Masons and Shriners and was retired from the U.S. Steel Co. He was preceded in death by his wife, Rose Vass MacGregor, one daughter, Barbara MacGregor Cosentino, three brothers, Dr. Thomas Gregor MacGregor, John Hartley MacGregor, Robert Wilson MacGregor and a sister, Helen MacGregor Wood.
Mr. MacGregor is survived by two sons, Harry Gregor MacGregor, Jr., Raphine, Thomas Gregor MacGregor, Charleston, S.C., one sister, Alice MacGregor Straight, Finleyville, Pa., 8 grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Wednesday, January 9, 2002 at the Marlbrook Baptist Church with Pastor Gib Hale officiating. There will be a service held at 11 a.m. Friday, January 11, 2002 at the McDonald-Linn Funeral Home in Avalon, Pittsburgh, Pa. with burial to follow in the Alleghany Memorial Cemetery in Pittsburgh. The family suggests memorial contributions be made to the Marlbrook Baptist Church, 6926 North Lee Highway, Raphine, Va. 24472, The Gideons International, P.O. Box 942, Lexington, Va. 24450 or Rockbridge Area Hospice, P.O. Box 948, Lexington, Va. 24450. The family will receive friends from 7-8:30 p.m. Tuesday at the HARRISON FUNERAL HOME, Lexington.

Entered unto eternal rest on Monday, January 7, 2002, Mrs. Annie B. Forester of Jersey City, NJ; the beloved mother of Mr. Clifton "Sam" Ravenell of Cross, S.C.; the beloved sister of Mrs. Evelyn Simmons of Baltimore, MD; the beloved sister-in-law of Mrs. Louise F. "Blossom" Jones of Cross, S.C.
Funeral notice later, SCOTT'S MORTUARY in charge of arrangements.

Mildred Lisenby Thornley, 70, of Land O'Pines Circle, Pinopolis, S.C. died Monday at her residence.
The funeral will be at 11:00 a.m. Thursday morning, Jan. 10, 2002, in the First Baptist Church, Moncks Corner. Interment will be in the Thornley Cemetery. Friends may call at DIAL-MURRAY FUNERAL HOME, MONCKS CORNER, from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. this Wednesday evening.
Mrs. Thornley was born April 29, 1931, in Montgomery County, N.C., a daughter of Rev. John T. Lisenby and Betty Talbert Lisenby. She was a member of the First Baptist Church where she was a member of the Pearson/Whitson Group and the Sunday school class. She graduated from Berkeley High School as the salutatorian in 1949.
Surviving are her husband, Billy L. Thornley; a daughter, Dianne T. Sheintal of Snellville, GA; a son Tim Thornley of Jacksonville, FL two sisters, Marie L. Quick of James Island and Rosie L. Cumbee of Mt. Pleasant, three brothers, John T. Lisenby, Jr., of Reno, NV, James Lisenby of Kannapolis, NC, and Leonard L. Lisenby of Pinopolis and five grandchildren.

CROSS, Charlie
Charlie C. "Buggie" Cross, Jr., 92, of Moncks Corner, a retired Security Officer with the Charleston Naval Shipyard, died Monday at a Moncks Corner hospital.
The graveside funeral service will be at 2 p.m., Wednesday at Mt. Olivet Baptist Church Cemetery, Cross. Burial will be directed by RUSSELL FUNERAL CHAPEL, MONCKS CORNER.
Mr. Cross was born October 12, 1909 at Cross, S.C. a son of Charlie C. Cross, Sr. and Caroline Grooms Cross. He was the oldest member of Friendship United Methodist Church. He was a graduate of Cross High School. He was the widower of Bernice William Cross.
Surviving are a sister Ethel Cross Langley of Moncks Corner, brother, Memminger Cross of Cross; several nieces and nephews.

EUTAWVILLE- Mrs. Emma Dell Yount, 76, of 220 Second St., Eutawville, died Tuesday, January 8, 2002 at her residence.
The funeral will be 2 p.m. Thursday, January 10, 2002 in the chapel of AVINGER FUNERAL HOME of Holly Hill with Rev. Dale Phillips officiating. Burial will be in the Eutawville Cemetery.
Mrs. Yount was born in Berkeley County a daughter of the late Lewis Weatherford and Minnie Winningham Weatherford. She was a homemaker.
Surviving are her husband, Billy E. Yount of the home; daughter, Mrs. Linda Y. Owens of Summerville; sons, Bobby H. Yount of Eutawville, and B.J. Yount of Holly Hill; sisters, Mrs. Lillie Lee Adkins of Holly Hill, and Mrs. Virgie Rudd of St. Matthews; brothers, Jessie Weatherford and Claude Weatherford both of Holly Hill; seven grandchildren; and 7 great-grandchildren.
Friends may call at the funeral home from 6 to 8 p.m. this Wednesday, January 9, 2002.

The relatives and friends of Mr. and Mrs. Bennett Carter Brecht are invited to attend a Memorial Service of the former, Wednesday at 2 o'clock in the Circular Congregational Church, with music given by members of the Charleston Symphony Orchestra.
Memorial donations may be made in his name to the Charleston Symphony Orchestra, 14 George St., Charleston, S.C. 29401.

WALTERBORO - Mrs. Mary Walker Catterton, 90, of 5594 Charleston Highway died Monday at Colleton Medical Center. Funeral services will be held at 3:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Chapel of the BRICE W. HERNDON AND SONS FUNERAL HOME with Rev. David Cox officiating. Interment will follow in Black Creek Baptist Church Cemetery.
Mrs. Catterton was born in Colleton County. A daughter of the late Susan Walker. She was a retired employee with Walterboro Dress Plant and was a member of Sandy Dam United Methodist Church. She was the widow of Curtis M. Catterton.
Surviving are two sons, Lewis J. Catterton, Sr. and Marshall Catterton, both of Walterboro, a sister Martha Walker Barnett of Walterboro, a son in law, Joe Mire, seven grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. She was predeceased by a daughter, Thelma C. Mire.
Flowers will be accepted or memorials may be made to the church of charity of one's choice.

DAVIS, Arthur
The relatives and friends of Mr. and Mrs. Arthur William Davis are invited to attend the funeral services of the former in J. HENRY STUHR, INC., WEST ASHLEY CHAPEL, Thursday afternoon, January 10, 2002, at 1 o'clock. Interment, Live Oak Memorial Gardens. Friends may call at J. HENRY STUHR, INC., WEST ASHLEY CHAPEL, Wednesday evening from 6 until 8 o'clock.

The relatives and friends of Capt. and Mrs. Irvine Keith Heyward are invited to attend the Funeral Services of the former, Wednesday at 11 o'clock in St. James Episcopal Church. Interment, Churchyard.
In lieu of flowers, the family asks that contributions be made to St. James Episcopal Church, 1872 Camp Road, Charleston, S.C. 29412 or to the giver's charity of choice.

The relatives and friends of Mr. and Mrs. Paul M. Macmillan, Jr. are invited to attend the Memorial Services of the latter in J. HENRY STUHR, INC., DOWNTOWN CHAPEL, Wednesday at 11 o'clock. Inurnment, private.
Memorials may be made to Hospice of Charleston, Inc. 3896 Leeds Avenue, Charleston, S.C. 29405.

MURRAY, Michael
The relatives and friends of Mr. and Mrs. Michael T. Murray are invited to attend the funeral services of the former in J. HENRY STUHR, INC., NORTH AREA CHAPEL, this Wednesday morning at 10 o'clock. Interment will follow in Beaufort National Cemetery, with full Military Honors, at 1 o'clock. Arrangements by STUHR'S NORTH AREA CHAPEL, 2119 Dorchester Road.

SUBURBAN LODGE NO.213 P.H.F.&A.M.: Officers and Members: You are requested to assemble on Thursday, January 10, 2002, at 6:30 P.M. at Ebenezer AME Church, 44 Nassau Street, Charleston, S.C. to pay our last tribute of respect to our deceased brother, Nathan Lee. Funeral services will be
Friday, January 11, 2002 at 12 Noon. Wake services will be performed. Craft Fraternally invited.
By Order Of:
Johnny L. Mosley, W.M.
Eugene M. Wright, Secty.

ST. GEORGE - Susie Southerland Simons, 28, of 300 Smoak Road, Dorchester died Tuesday January 8, 2002 in an Orangeburg hospital from injuries received in an auto accident on I-26.Funeral Services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday in Bryant Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Steve Brandenburg and Roy Knight officiating. Burial will follow in the Dorchester Cemetery. Pallbearers will be David Rudd, Tony Rudd, Freddie Rudd, David Southerland, Billy Carter, and Jeremy Diehl. Mrs. Simons was born April 12, 1973 in Charleston a daughter of Michael Steven and Patricia Rudd Southerland. She was a member of St. George Church of God and a graduate of St. George High School. She was a former bookkeeper and payroll clerk at Palmetto Bakery in Orangeburg. Surviving are, husband, L. Pete Simons, St. George, 3 daughters, Kayla Southerland, Lauren Simons, and Meagan Simons, all of Dorchester. Parents, Michael S. and Patricia Rudd Southerland, Dorchester, Grandparents, Bill and Jeanette Rudd, Dorchester, Billie Southerland of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.

The relatives and friends of Mr. John Wesley Steward better known as "Wes," those of his father, John O. McCullough and Mother Ethel Steward, step-father, James Manigault, his companion, Joyce Mack of Summerville, his children, John W. Steward, Jr., Tora L. Steward, Kaneisha K. Steward, his brothers, Lamar J. Ellis (Denise), Tony L. Ellis (Mitzi), and Al-McCullough, his sisters, Vanessa V. Ellis, Felecia S. Ellis Patricia McCullough Brown (Andrew), his step-sisters, Marshia D. Marchbanks, Dorothy Merchant (Robert), his four grandchildren, and a host of nieces, nephews, and all other relatives and friends are invited to attend his home-going services at Royal Missionary Baptist Church, 1807 Pearson St., No. Charleston, S.C., 1 p.m., Friday, January 11, 2002. Rev. Isaac J. Holt, Jr., pastor. Interment, Cherry Hill Cemetery, Ladson, S.C. Mr. Steward will lie in state at the North Area Chapel this evening from 6 to 8 p.m. where the family will receive friends from 7 to 8 p.m. Arrangements entrusted to NORTH AREA FUNERAL HOME (843) 744-7511.

WILEY, F. Lamarr
Entered into eternal rest on the afternoon of January 9, 2002, Mr. F. Lamarr Wiley, beloved husband of Mrs. Myrtle H. Wiley, father of Jamily Wiley and Lakakita Cobbs, step-father of Shelley and Monique Nichols and brother of Messrs. William, Leamon and Murray Wiley, Mrs. Alma Simkins and Mrs. Vivian Whyte. Late residence 102 Wessex Dr., Goose Creek, S.C. Friends may call at FIELDING HOME FOR FUNERALS, 122 Logan St., 722-3348 or 1-800-290-5954. Funeral notice later.

Entered into eternal rest on January 8, 2002, in the loving and waiting arms of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ, Mr. Julius Heyward, the beloved father of Julius (Rosemarie) Brown and Terry Brown, brother of Hacklus (Alma) Heyward, Alphonso (Rose) Heyward, James Heyward, Francis Heyward, Evelyn Fleming and Gloria Robinson, special nieces Brenda (Leon) and Delores Heyward. Late residence 44-A Flood Street, Charleston, S.C. Funeral notice later. ARRANGEMENTS BY SUBURBAN FUNERAL HOME, INC.

Marie Virginia Geiger Singley, of North Charleston, S.C. died Sunday, January 5, 2002 following a lengthy illness.
Mrs. Singley was born August 13, 1913 in Columbia, S.C. She was the daughter of the late Charles W. Geiger and Cora Martin Geiger of W. Columbia, S.C. and the widow of Ferris Heber Singley, of N. Charleston, S.C.
Mrs. Singley is survived by two sons, Harry C. "Chuck" Singley of Saluda, S.C., James D. Singley of Columbia, S.C., four daughters, Seanie Singley-French of Panama City, Fla., Ethel Singley-Maddox of N. Charleston, S.C., Jane S. Vaughn and Karen M. Singley both of Columbia, S.C., two sisters, Ruth Moyer of Rossville, Ga. and Pauline Steppe, of Columbia, S.C., 19 grandchildren, 16 great-grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews. Three sons, Ferris G. "Butch" Singley, Laurie W. Singley and David M. Singley preceded her in death.
From 1937 until Mrs. Singley's retirement, she and her late husband owned and operated Singley Sign Company. She was known as "The Lady Sign Painter" in the Charleston area. She was a parishioner of St. John's Catholic Church, N. Charleston. Active in numerous community affairs, Mrs. Singley was a former member of the N. Charleston Citizen's Advisory Council, Past President of Morningside/Ferndale Neighborhood Council and was an Ambassador for the City of North Charleston. In 1998 Mrs. Singley was highly honored by her beloved City of North Charleston when she was named "1998's Citizen of the Year". Mrs. Singley was a positive influence on those who knew her and will be missed.
Visitation will be held Thursday, January 10, 2002 from 5-7 p.m. at MCALISTER-SMITH FUNERAL HOME, DOWNTOWN CHAPEL, 150 Wentworth St. Friends and relatives will be received at the home of Ethel Singley-Maddox, 7029 N. Kenwood Drive, N. Charleston, S.C. Liturgy of Christian Burial will be held 10 a.m., Friday, January 11, 2002, at the Cathedral of Saint John the Baptist, Broad Street, Charleston, S.C. Interment will follow at Riverview Memorial Park. Memorial contributions may be made to St. John's Church, 3921 St. John's Ave., N. Charleston, S.C. 29405.

Gladys Dorothy Friendly, 78, of North Charleston, widow of Willie Vonlee Friendly died Wednesday morning at her residence.
Funeral service will be held on Friday, January 11, 2002 at 2 o'clock in James A. Dyal Funeral Home Chapel, Summerville. Burial will be in Plantation Memorial Gardens, Moncks Corner.
Friends may call at James A. Dyal Funeral Home from 6 until 8 o'clock this evening. Mrs. Friendly was born December 25, 1923 in Dorchester Co., S.C., a daughter of the late Ervin Grooms and Lizzie Grooms. She was a retired presser with Manhattan Shirt Factory. She was a member of Ashley Heights Church of God.
Surviving are 5 daughters, Jeanette Lee of Moncks Corner, Betty Jo Lee, Wilma Christian, Carolyn Hedges all of Summerville, and Judy Davis of Moncks Corner; 3 sons, Vonlee Friendly of Fayetteville, N.C., Gene Ray Friendly and Tom Friendly both of Goose Creek; 2 sisters, Louise Harmon of Summerville, Hattie Mae Spires of Orangeburg; one brother, Melvin Hughes of Orangeburg; 23 grandchildren; 24 great-grandchildren; 3 great-great-grandchildren. Preceded in death by her daughter, Elizabeth Waterhouse and her grandchild, Jason Friendly.

ELLOREE, S.C. - Marion F. (Polly) Walters, 67, of 902 Pickette Level Road, Elloree, S.C., died Wednesday, January 9, 2002, after an illness of several months.
Born Feb. 11, 1934, in Harleyville, S.C. to the late Mid Walters and Flossie Williams Walters. He was married to the late Flotilla Bailey Walters. He was a Navy veteran, a member of Fellowship Baptist Church where he served on the visitation committee and was a faithful member of the church choir. He was a loving and zealous witness for Christ and will be missed by family and friends. He graduated from Harleyville High School, joined the Navy and was employed by the Charleston Naval Yard from 1956 to 1970. Survivors include 3 daughters, Mrs. Tommy (Sandra) Ayers, Rowesville, S.C., Mrs. Dan (Janice) Wolfe, Schererville, Ind., Mrs. Jerry (Cathy) Sandiford, Crestview, Fla.; one son, Paul and Tina Walters, Aberdeen, Md.; 3 sisters, Ruth Dopp, Sacramento, Calif., Shirley Mobley, Harleyville, S.C., Lucy Walters, Greevnille, S.C.; 11 grands; several nieces and nephews.
The funeral service will be in Fellowship Baptist Church, Saturday, January 12, 2002, 2:00 p.m. with Rev. John Salazar officiating. Burial in Memorial Park Cemetery, Orangeburg, S.C. Pallbearers will be Thomas B. Jones, Jr., John Boylston, Aubrey Jones, James Bryant, Wayne Jones and Terry Felkel.
The family will receive friends at the Walter's residence and Fogle Hungeriller Funeral Home in Elloree, S.C. Visitation will be 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. on Friday.
Memorials may be made to Fellowship Tract League, P.O. Box 164, Lebanon, Ohio 45036.

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