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Leonard McNeill, Sr.


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Mr. Leonard McNeill, Sr., 90, entered into eternaMcNeill, Leonardl rest on Sunday, July 26, 2015.  Mr. McNeill resided at 1129 Carverwood Drive, Charleston, SC.  The funeral arrangements will be announced at a later date. 

William Shaw, Jr.


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Mr. William Shaw, Jr. 64 of North CharlWilliam Shaweston, SC entered into eternal rest on Saturday, July 25, 2015.  Mr. Shaw was the husband of Mrs. Fannie James Shaw; the son of the late Mr. and Mrs. William and Elizabeth Shaw, Sr.; the father of Desmond (Cheron) Shaw, William Shaw III, Soroya Terry and Tresmond Shaw; the brother of Harold (Jacqueline) Shaw and Robert (Teresa) Porcher; the grandfather of 5 grandchildren and uncle of a host of nieces and nephews.  The family will receive friends at 3128 Terry Drive, North Charleston, SC. 

Jerrod De’mon Richardson


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Mr. Jerrod De’mon Richardson formerlyJerrod Richardson of North Charleston, SC, entered into eternal rest on July 15, 2015 in Miami, Fl. His home going service will take place on Monday, July 27, 2015 at 11:00 AM at Agape Baptist Church of Deliverance, 2702 S. Oakridge Circle, North Charleston, SC. Mr. Richardson will be laid to rest in Riverview Memorial Park Cemetery.  Mr. Richardson will repose at the funeral home on Sunday, July 26, 2015 from 6:00PM to 8:00 PM.  He is survived by his wife, Cheviole Latoya Richardson; his children, Jerrod D. Richardson, Jr. and Jasmine D. Richardson; his parents, Joseph Richardson, Sr. and Cathy (Donald) Rambert Black; his siblings, Latoya (Kaream) Myers and Joseph D. Richardson, Jr.; his in laws, Terry (Leslie) Bennett and Ivena Jones. 

Robert Jenkins

The relatives and friends of Mr. Robert Jenkins and those of his children, Darlene Jenkins, Robert Jenkins, Jr., Eric Jenkins (Jasmine Henry), Ramona Jenkins-West (Levi) and Bridget Jenkins-Hobson; those of his 12 grandchildren and 18 great grandchildren; those of his siblings, Francis, Jack, Adolphus, Michael Johnson, Elizabeth Lewis, Joan Cunningham, Anna Lee Prioleau, Beatrice Knight, Sandra Gourdine and Rosalee Flood and those of his other relatives and friends are invited to attend his home going service on Thursday, July 23, 2015, 11:00 AM in the Leroy W. Hilton Memorial Chapel. Mr. Jenkins will be laid to rest with full military honors at Riverview Memorial Park.   

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Mr. Robert Jenkins formerly of Charleston, Robert JenkinsSC entered into eternal rest on July 13, 2015 on New Jersey.  Mr. Jenkins was the father of Darlene Jenkins, Robert Jenkins, Jr., Eric Jenkins (Jasmine Henry), Ramona Jenkins-West (Levi) and Bridget Jenkins-Hobson; the grandfather of 12 grandchildren, 18 great grandchildren; the brother of Francis, Jack, Adolphus, Michael Johnson, Elizabeth Lewis, Joan Cunningham, Anna Lee Prioleau, Beatrice Knight, Sandra Gourdine and Rosalee Flood.  The funeral arrangements will be announced a later date.

Leo Rogers


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The relatives and friends of Mr. LeoRogers, Leo Rogers, formerly of N. Charleston, who entered into eternal rest on Wednesday, July 15, 2015, and those of his wife, Mrs. Letha Rogers; those of his children, Jason and Jocelyn; those of his grandchildren, Jahlina and Jaeden; and those of his siblings, Elijah (Gwen), Deward and Carlos “Dash” Rogers are invited to attend his home going service on Monday, July 20, 2015, 11:00 AM at Royal Missionary Baptist Church, 4761 Luella Ave., N. Charleston, SC; Rev. Isaac J. Holt, Jr., Pastor.  Interment: Private.  Mr. Rogers will repose this evening from 6:00PM – 8:00PM at the Mortuary.  The family will receive friends from 7:00PM – 8:00PM.  The final viewing will take place at Royal Missionary Baptist Church before the service on Monday. 

Anna Lee Failey

The relatives and friends of Ms. Anna Lee Failey and those of her parents, the late Daniel and Geneva Failey; those of her children, Sylvia (Avon) Bailey, Annette (Greg) McCants, Russell (Wanda) Failey, Rodney (Shelby) Failey and the late Anthony Failey; and those of her siblings, Lillie (Rudolph) Chapman, Dan (Louise) Failey, Ruth (Wayne) Wright, Sarah (William) Carpenter and the late Louise Failey are invited to attend her celebration of life service on Wednesday, July 22, 2015, 11:00AM at Truth and Fellowship Ministries, 3378 Ashley Phosphate Rd., N. Charleston, SC; Johnathan Briggs, Pastor. 

Interment will follow at Sunset Memorial Garden.

Ms. Failey will repose this evening from 6:00PM – 8:00PM at the Mortuary.  The family will receive friends from 7:00PM – 8:00PM.

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Ms. Anna Lee Failey was called homFailey, Anna Leee to eternal rest on Wednesday, July 15, 2015.  Ms. Failey was the daughter of the late Daniel and Geneva Failey; the mother of Sylvia (Avon) Bailey, Annette (Greg) McCants, Russell (Wanda) Failey, Rodney (Shelby) Failey and the late Anthony Failey; and the sister of Lillie (Rudolph) Chapman, Dan (Louise) Failey, Ruth (Wayne) Wright, Sarah (William) Carpenter and the late Louise Failey.  The family will receive friends at 870 Ashley Ave., Charleston, SC.  The funeral arrangements will be announced at a later date. 

Catherine Snype

The relatives and friends of Mrs. Catherine Snype and those of her husband Dec. Julian Snype, those of her children, Pastor Brenda (John) Stallings, the late Shelby Warren, Julie Forrester, Valerie (Michael) Jones, Julian (Lisa Copeland) Snype, Jr., Pamela (Michael) Anderson, Mildred (Rev. Keith) Cochran, and Millie (John) Capers and those of her other relatives and friends are invited to attend her home going service on Tuesday, July 21. 2015, 11:00 AM at Mt. Moriah Missionary Baptist Church, 7396 Rivers Ave., North Charleston, SC. 

Interment will follow at Carolina Memorial Gardens.

Mrs. Snype will repose this evening at the church from 6:00 PM to 8:00PM and the family will receive friends from 7:00PM to 8:00 PM.

The final viewing for Mrs. Snype will take place on Tuesday morning from 10:00 AM until 11:00AM. 

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Mrs. Catherine Snype entered into eternal rest on Tuesday, July 14, 2015.  Mrs. Snype was the wife of Julian Snype, the mother of Pastor Brenda (John) Stallings, the late Shelby Warren, Julie Forrester, ValeriFrazier, Dawne (Michael) Jones, Julian (Lisa Copeland) Snype, Jr., Pamela (Michael) Anderson, Mildred (Rev. Keith) Cochran, and Millie (John) Capers.  The funeral arrangements will be announced at a later date. 

Dawn Volite Frazier


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The relatives and friends of Ms. Dawn Volite Frazier, DawnFrazier, who entered into eternal rest on Monday, July 13, 2015, and those of her parents, the late Cornelius Fennick and Vivian James; those of her children, Hiriam Frazier, Daniel Frazier, Jeremiah Frazier and Lauren Frazier; those of her siblings, Darryl (Tonya) Frazier, Frederick Frazier, Arthur James and Peggy (Hector) Moreno; and those of her special aunt, Miriam James are invited to attend her home going service on Saturday, July 18, 2015, 11:00AM at New Hope Missionary Baptist Church, 2900 Appleton Ave., N. Charleston, SC; Rev. Mack Gadsden, Pastor.  Interment will follow at Johnson Cemetery.  Ms. Frazier will repose from 6:00PM – 8:00PM on Friday, July 17, 2015 at the Mortuary.

Charles Edwards


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Mr. Charles Edwards of North Charleston, SCCharles Edwards entered into eternal rest on Saturday, June 11, 2015. Mr. Edwards was the father of Mary Grant, Ellic Cooper, and Joseph (Denise) Middleton; the son of the late Mr. and Mrs. Michael and Francis Edwards; the brother of Clara Hamm, Evelyn ((James) Dessassure and Francis Richburg. The family will receive friends at 2049 Riverview Ave. North Charleston. The funeral arrangements will be announced at a later date. 

Eston Melton

The relatives and friends of Mr. Eston Melton, Jr. and those of his wife, Mrs. Evelyn Melton; those of his children, Patricia (Percy) Hinton, Charles Lee (Virginia) Melton, Annette (the late Cass) Marion, Eric Salaam, Bernard (Terry) Melton, Rubin (Jacqueline) Melton, and the late Jeanette Johnson; and those of his sister, Ethel Lewis are invited to attend his home going service on Friday, July 17, 2015, 12 Noon at New Hope Missionary Baptist Church, 2900 Appleton Ave., N. Charleston, SC; Rev. Mack Gadsden, Pastor. 

Interment will follow at Sunset Memorial Garden. 

Mr. Melton will repose this evening from 6:00PM – 8:00PM at the Mortuary.  The family will receive friends from 7:00PM – 8:00PM. 

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Mr. Eston Melton of North Charleston, SC entered into eternal rest on Thursday, July 9, 2015.  Mr. Melton was the husband of Mrs. Evelyn Melton; the father of Patricia (Percy) Hinton, Charles Lee (Virginia) Melton, Annette (the late Cass) Marion, Eric Salaam Melton, Bernard (Terry) Melton and Ruben (Jackie) Melton, one daughter preceded him in death, Jeanette Johnson.  The funeral arrangements will be announced at a later date.

Alfred Ivery


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The relatives and friends of Mr.Alfred Ivery Alfred N. Ivery and those of his children, Jamie Brown, Jamal Johnson, Keisha (Reggie) Pickney; those of his parents, the late Mr. and Mrs. Frank and Alice Ivery and those of his special friend, Carolyn McCound and those of his special niece, Melissa Owens are invited to attend his home going service on Sunday, July 12, 2015, 2:00 PM in the Leroy W. Hilton Memorial Chapel.  Mr. Ivery will be laid to rest in Beaufort National Cemetery on Monday, July 13, 2015 with military honors. Mr. Ivery will repose this evening at the funeral home from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM. Mr. Ivery departed this life on July 3, 2015. 

Robert Lee “Butchie” Small, Jr.


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The relatives and friends of Mr. RobertSmall, Robert Lee “Butchie” Small, Jr., who entered into eternal rest on Saturday, July 4, 2015, and those of his wife, Marthena Small; those of his children, Robin (Arthur) Square, Sherrik Small, Aisha Small, Akil Small and Ankhma (Porscha Small) Tchaas; and those of his siblings, Roberta Anne Pritchett, Karen Allen and Siobhan Small are invited to attend his home going service on Saturday, July 11, 2015, 11:00AM at Nichols Chapel A.M.E. Church, 57 Kennedy St., Charleston, SC; Rev. Randolph Miller, Pastor.  Interment: Private.  Mr. Small will repose at the Church on Friday, July 10, 2015 from 6:00PM – 8:00PM.  The family will receive friends from 7:00PM – 8:00PM.  The family will receive friends at 4407 S. Shirley Drive, N. Charleston, SC. 

Rosetta Deas Ramsey


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The relatives and friends of Ramsey, RosettaMrs. Rosetta Deas Ramsey, who entered into eternal rest on Saturday, July 4, 2015, and those of her husband, the late William Ramsey, II; those of her parents, the late James and Louise Deas; those of her children, Kathleen (the late William “Billy”) Gadsden, Alfreda (Christopher) Brown, William Ramsey, III and Lamont (Janice) Ramsey; those of her siblings, Eartha Ferguson, Mary Wilson, the late William King, the late James Blake, the late Clarence Deas and the late Gertrude Wright; those of her sister-in-law, Claramel King; those of her brother-in-law, Deacon Edward Wilson; and those of her grandchildren, great grandchildren, great great grandchild, nieces and nephews are invited to attend her home going service on Wednesday, July 8, 2015, 11:00AM at Hilton’s Mortuary. 

Interment will follow at Sunset Memorial Garden. 

Mrs. Ramsey will repose the evening of Tuesday, July 7th from 1:00PM – 7:00PM at the Mortuary for an informal visitation. 

Altomae Hart

The relatives and friends of Mrs. Altomae B. Hart and those of her husband, Mr. Sam Hart; those of her parents, the late Mr. and Mrs. Alford and Phiphine Woods Burris; those of her children, Eric Burris, Samuel “Chuckie” Hart, Jr., and  Lisa Hart-Patton, MD (Rodney); those of her siblings,   Alfred (Valeria) Burris, MD, Gwendolyn (Johnnie) Joe, Odell Burris and the late Claudette (Guy) Wood; those of her mother-in- law, Ms. Lizeanna Hart; those of her brothers- in- law, Willie ( Bernice) Hart, Harvey Hart, and the late Nathaniel (Rosabell) Hart ; and those of her sisters-in-law, , Shirley (Isiah) Harper and Joycelyn (Danny) Hamilton are invited to attend her home going celebration on Saturday, July 11, 2015, 2:00PM at Charity Missionary Baptist Church, 1544 E. Montague Ave., N. Charleston, SC; Rev. Dr. Nelson B. Rivers, III, Pastor. 

Interment: Private. 

Mrs. Hart will repose this evening from 6:00PM – 8:00PM at the Mortuary for an informal visitation. 

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Mrs. Altomae B. Hart of North Altomae HartCharleston, SC entered into eternal rest on Friday, July 3, 2015.  Mrs. Hart was the wife of Mr. Sam Hart, the daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Alfrod and Phine Woods Burris; the mother of Eric Burris, Samuel “Chuckie” Hart, Jr., and MD. Lisa (Rodney) Hart Patton; the sister of MD Alfred (Valeria) Burris, Gwendolyn (Johnnie) Joe, Odell Burris and the late Claudette (Guy) Woods; the daughter in law of Ms. Lizeanna Hart; the sister in law of Willie ( Bernice) Hart,  Harvey Hart, Shirley (Isiah) Harper and Joycelyn (Dannyu) Hamilton.  The family will receive friends at 4789 Hassell Street, North Charleston, SC.  The funeral arrangements will be announced at a later date.

Nazalee Seawright

The relatives and friends of Mrs. Nazalee “Mrs. Buster” Seawright, who entered into eternal rest on Thursday, July 2, 2015, and those of her husband, the late Abraham Seawright; those of her daughter, Catherine (Leroy) Seawright; those of her grandchildren, Leverne Jamison and Carolyn Jamison; and those of her siblings, Cora Lee Haynes, Ruby Bradley, Thomas Backmon, Cornelius Backmon and the late Samuel Backmon are invited to attend her home going service on Saturday, July 11, 2015, 1:00PM at Mt. Zion A.M.E. Church, 2879 Old #6 Hwy, Elloree, SC; Rev. Timothy Taylor, Pastor. 

Interment will follow at Mt. Zion A.M.E. Church Cemetery. 

Mrs. Seawright will repose at the Mortuary on Friday, July 10, 2015 from 6:00PM – 8:00PM.  The family will receive friends from 7:00PM – 8:00PM. 

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Seawright, Nazalee, 95, of NorthSeawright, Nazalee Charleston, SC entered into eternal rest on Thursday, July 2, 2015. 

Theresa Mitchell

The relatives and friends of Ms. Theresa M. “Resamae” Fields Mitchell those of her parents, the late Mr. and Mrs. Willie and Maybelle Fields; those of her children  Dorothy (Cleveland) Fields Tisdale, Leroy Fields, Muriel “Jackie” (Junior) Turner, Mark “Tony” (Heidi) Fields, Uriel Fields, Kaysolise (Kenneth) Fields Wright, Shawn – Tay Law Pettis and De Jesus (Billie Jean) Law are invited to attend her home going service on Thursday, July 2, 2015 11:00AM at Faith Tabernacle Zion church, 5667 Dorchester Road, North Charleston, SC; Apostle Patricia Pinckney, Pastor. 

Interment will follow at Riverview Memorial, North Charleston, SC. 

Ms. Mitchell will repose from 6:00PM – 8:00PM on Wednesday, July 1, 2015 at Faith Tabernacle Zion Church.

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Ms. Theresa M. “Resamae” Fields Theresa Mitchell2Mitchell of Summerville, SC entered into eternal rest on Saturday, June 27, 2015.  Ms. Fields was preceded in death by her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Willie and Maybelle Fields; she was the mother of, Dorothy (Cleveland) Fields Tisdale, Leroy Fields, Muriel “Jackie” (Junior) Turner, Mark “Tony” (Heidi) Fields, Uriel Fields, Kaysolise (Kenneth) Fields Wright, Shawn – Tay Law Pettis and De Jesus (Billie Jean) Law.  The family will receive friends at 307 Indian Drive, Summerville, SC.  The funeral arrangements will be announced at a later date. 

Cornelius Webb

The relatives and friends of Mr. Cornelius Webb and those of his wife Mrs. Georgetta Gailliard Webb; those of his Children,  Cuellar (Bernice) Webb, Craig Middleton, Mrs. Arcturus Brown (Desmond) Mallette, Ms. Kamilah Webb,  Ms. Olga Brown and Ms.  Jalisa Alston are invited to attend his home going service on Saturday, June 27, 2015, 11:00AM at St. Matthew Baptist Church, 2005 Reynolds Ave., North. Charleston, SC; Rev. Dr. Clinton Brantley, Sr., Pastor. 

Interment will follow at Mt. Carmel Baptist Church Cemetery, Seabrook, SC. 

Mr. Webb will repose from 6:00PM – 8:00PM on Friday, June 26, 2015 at Hilton’s Mortuary. 

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Mr. Cornelius T. Webb of North Cornelius WebbCharleston, SC entered into eternal rest on Saturday, June 20, 2015.  Mr. Webb was the husband of Mrs. Georgetta Gailliard Webb; the father of Cuellar (Bernice) Webb, Craig Middleton, Arcturus Brown (Desmond) Mallette, Kamilah Webb, Olga Brown and Jalisa Alston.  The family will receive friends at 2006 Hackeman Ave., North Charleston.  The funeral arrangements will be announced at a later date. 

Michael Delesline

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The relatives and friends ofMichael Delesline Mr. Michael Delesline and those of his daughter, Michelle (David Hatchell) Delesline; those of his grandchildren, David Michael Aaron Hatchell, Jr. and Liz’Zeyah Delesline; those of his siblings, Larry and Raymond Delesline and Donna Jackson and those of his other relatives and friends are invited to attend his home going service on Tuesday, June 23, 2015, 1:00 PM in the Leroy W. Hilton Memorial Chapel. Interment will be private.  Mr. Delesline entered into eternal rest on June 16, 2015.

Linda Baxter

The relatives and friends of Ms. Linda Baxter and those of her parents, the late Mr. and Mrs. Landie and Mae Ella Baxter; those of her children, Stephanie, Nathaniel and Gregory Baxter; those of her siblings,  Jestine (Stacy) Rambert and Joe (Cynthia) Baxter and those of her grandchild, Kaden Baxter are invited to attend her home going service on Wednesday, June 24, 2015, 12:00 Noon at Hilton’s Mortuary; Rev. Leroy Sims, Eulogist. 

Interment will follow at Miller’s Chapel Cemetery in St. George, SC. 

Ms. Baxter will repose this evening from 6:00PM – 8:00PM at the Mortuary.

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Ms. Linda Baxter 50 of North Baxter, LindaCharleston, SC entered into eternal rest on Wednesday, June 17, 2015.  Ms. Baxter was the daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Landie and Mae Ella Baxter; the mother of Stephanie, Nathaniel and Gregory Baxter; the sister of Jestine (Stacy) Rambert and Joe (Cynthia) Baxter and the grandmother of Kaden Baxter.  The funeral arrangements will be announced at a later date. 

Bryan Washington

The relatives and friends of Mr. Bryan Louis Washington, formerly of N. Charleston, SC, and those of his wife, Vashti Dixon Killingbeck-Washington; those of his parents, Elizabeth Pendergrast Washington and the late William Louis Washington; those of his siblings, Larry (Debbie) Mood, Veronica Robinson and Lee (Sharell) Brown; those of his stepchildren, Cecile (Markeeta) Killingbeck of Atlanta, GA; Vondesse Killingbeck, and Rochelle Killingbeck of Brooklyn, NY; those of his grandchildren, Edmond III, Noah and Arrysa; those of his god child, Nicholas McGill; those of his grand niece and nephew,  Tavee Pendergrast and Israel Robinson; and those of his in-laws, Minister Ursula (Marion) Williams of Fort Lauderdale, FL, Violet Morton (Willie) Nelson and Vancenia Muhammad are invited to attend his home going service on Saturday, June 27, 2015, 11:00AM at Royal Missionary Baptist Church, 4761 Luella Ave., N. Charleston, SC; Rev. Isaac J. Holt, Jr., Pastor. 

Interment will follow at Highland Memorial Park, Jedburg, SC. 

Mr. Washington will repose from 6:00PM – 8:00PM on Friday, June 26, 2015 at Royal Missionary Baptist Church. 

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Mr. Bryan Louis Washington, Washington, Bryanformerly of N. Charleston, SC, entered into eternal rest on Wednesday, June 17, 2015 at Hilton Head Hospital in Hilton Head, SC.  Mr. Washington was the beloved husband of Dr. Vashti Dixon Killingbeck-Washington; the son of Elizabeth Pendergrast Washington and the late William Louis Washington; the brother of Larry (Debbie) Mood and Veronica Robinson; the stepfather of Cecile (Markeeta) Killingbeck of Atlanta, GA; Vondesse Killingbeck, and Rochelle Killingbeck of Brooklyn, NY; the grandfather of Edmond III, Noah and Arrysa; godfather of Nicholas McGill; the grand uncle of Tavee Pendergrast and Israel Robinson; and brother-in-law of Minister Ursula (Marion) Williams of Fort Lauderdale, FL, Violet Morton (Willie) Nelson and Vancenia Muhammad.  Funeral arrangements will be announced at a later date. 

Lou Mills

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The relatives and friends of Mills, LouMrs. Lou C. Mills, who entered into eternal rest on Thursday, June 11, 2015, and those of her husband, the late MSgt (Ret) Simon Cannon Mills, Jr.; those of her parents, the late Lawrence Jenkins, Sr. and Jonnie Mae Mitchell; those of her children, Col. Charles D. Mills, Sr., Lt Col Jimmy C. Mills (Michelle) and Susanne D. Mills (Hollings), Esquire; and those of her siblings, Eva Rouland (Jerry), Rebecca Milton, Lawrence Jenkins, Jr. (Erma), Laura Hardy (James), Stanley Jenkins (Janet), Ronnie Jenkins, Barbara Jenkins, and Jerome Jenkins; and those of her grandchildren, Alphonso Gordon Mills, Charles D. Mills, Jr., Mia Currin, Alexander Mills-Scott and Savannah Mills-Scott are invited to attend her celebration of life service on Saturday, June 20, 2015, 11:00AM at Joshua Baptist Church, 2482 Faber Road, N. Charleston, SC 29405; Rev. Dr. Robert L. Grove, Pastor.  Interment will follow at Joshua Baptist Church Cemetery. 

Mrs. Mills will repose this evening from 6:00PM – 8:00PM at the Mortuary. 

In lieu of flowers, please make donations to Joshua Baptist Church and/or Hospice of Charleston, Mt. Pleasant, SC.
 

Rebecca Finely Brown

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The relatives and friends of Mrs.  Rebecca BrownRebecca Finely Brown and those of her husband, the late  Willie  Brown; and those of her children, Wilhelmenia (Dwight) Weatherly, Sarah (Moses) Limehouse, Willie Brown, Jr., Gene E. (Renee) Brown, Victoria (Gerald) Patton, Maxine (Robert) Quin, Irving S. (Sharon) Brown, Rufus K. Brown, Isiah Brown, Lennis Brown, Glennis Brown and Valerie Brown are invited to attend her celebration of life service on Friday, June 19, 2015, 12 Noon at Jerusalem United Methodist Church, 1096 Old Hwy 6, Cross, SC; Elder Major Brown, Pastor. Interment will follow at Jerusalem United Methodist Church Cemetery.  There will not be a wake service. 

Mary Miller

The relatives and friends of Mrs. Mary Louise Hartwell Miller and those of her parents, the late Jake Hartwell and Gladys Wilson; the mother of Theodora (Douglas) Johnson, Betty (Otis) Whaley, Ernest (Renee) Hartwell, Alfred (Ernestine) Miller, Ronald Miller and Calvin Miller; those of her siblings, Joanne Lemon, Lillian Scott, Vermell Addison, Elizabeth Simmons, and Carrie Gadsden; and those of her sisters-in-law, Vivian Smith of New York and Leola Hartwell of Huger, SC are invited to attend her home going service on Friday, June 19, 2015, 11:00AM at Greater Trinity AME Church, 677 Meeting Street, Charleston, SC; Rev. Jerome Wilson, Pastor. 

Interment will follow at Riverview Memorial Park. 

Mrs. Miller will repose this evening from 6:00PM – 8:00PM at the Mortuary. 

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Mary Louise Hartwell Miller entMary Millerered  into eternal rest on June 13, 2015 in Charleston SC.  Mrs. Miller is the daughter of the late Jake Hartwell and Gladys Wilson.  Mother of Theodora (Douglas) Johnson, Betty(Otis) Whaley, Ernest(Renee)Hartwell, Alfred(Ernestine) Miller  and Ronald Miller.

Jackie Rickenbacker


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Mr. Jackie Rickenbacker enteredRickenbacker, Jackie into eternal rest on June 13, 2015 in Charleston, SC.  He is the son of the late Daisey Whaley. Brother of Mona Lewis , Annette Dingle, Jerome(Annette) Rickenbacker and Jerry Milton Logan.  The relatives and Friends of Mr. Jackie Rickenbacker are invited to attend his Funeral Services this morning Wednesday, June 17, 2015 at 10:00 a.m. Union Baptist Church, North Charleston, SC

Sharon Vandross


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The relatives and friendsVandross, Sharon 3 of Mrs. Sharon Ann Denise Vandross, 51, formerly of  Charleston, SC who entered into eternal rest on Monday, June 8, 2015; and those of her father, Julius “Topsy” Williams of Charleston, SC; those of her husband, Richard C. Vandross; those of her children, Rukaiyah Williams of Ladson, SC and Travis Williams of Norfolk, VA; those of her siblings, Vincent Williams, Cynthia Chisolm and Shameena Morris; those of her grandchildren, Tony, TJ and Tyler; and those of her nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles and other loving relatives and friends are invited to attend her celebration of life service on Thursday, June 18, 2015, 11:00AM at Hilton’s Mortuary.  Mrs. Vandross will repose the evening of Wednesday June 16th from 6:00PM – 8:00PM at the Mortuary.

Donald Green, Sr.

The relatives and friends of Mr. Donald Green, Sr. and those of his wife, Cynthia Green; those of his children, Antoinette “Patrice” Canady, Donald “Neal” Green, Jr., Dwayne “Tony” Green and Derrick “DJ” Green; those of his parents, Mattie Greene and the late Neely Greene; and those of his siblings, Ronnell Greene, Cynthia D. Green and Scottie Greene are invited to attend his home going service on Monday, June 15, 2015, 11:00 AM at Sand Hill United Methodist Church, 1961 Summers Drive, Ridgeville, SC.  Mr. Green will be laid to rest at Sand Hill UMC Cemetery. 

Mr. Green will repose this afternoon from 12:00 noon until 7:00PM at the funeral home. 

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Mr. Donald Green, Sr. of theGreen, Donald 1 Clubhouse Section of Ridgeville, SC entered into eternal rest on Wednesday, June 10, 2015.  Mr. Green was the husband of Cynthia Green; the father of Antoinette “Patrice” Canady, Donald “Neal” Green, Jr., Dwayne “Tony” Green and Derrick “DJ” Green; the son of Mattie Greene and the late Neely Greene; and the brother of Ronnell Greene, Cynthia D. Green and Scottie Greene.  Funeral arrangements will be announced at a later date.

Mary Louise “Mamie” Clancy

The relatives and friends of Ms. Mary Louise “Mamie” Clancy and those of her parents, late Elijah and Altamease McClellan; those of her children, Carol (Bryce) Wakefield, Vincent McClellan and Pamela (Samuel) King; and those of her siblings, Eartha McClellan, Liz (Caesar) Weldon, Joyce (William) Melton and Shawn Anderson are invited to attend her celebration of life service on Saturday, June 20, 2015, 11:00AM at St. Peter’s AME Church, 4650 Sanders Ave., N. Charleston; Rev. Dr. Robert E. Kennedy, Pastor. 

Interment will follow at St. Peter’s AME Church Cemetery. 

Ms. Clancy will repose this evening from 6:00PM – 8:00PM at the church.

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 Ms. Mary Louise “Mamie” Clancy Clancy, Maryentered into eternal rest on Thursday, June 11, 2015.  Ms. Clancy was the daughter of the late Elijah and Altamease McClellan; the mother of Carol (Bryce) Wakefield, Vincent McClellan and Pamela (Samuel) King; and the sister of Eartha McClellan, Liz (Caesar) Weldon, Joyce (William) Melton and Shawn Anderson.  Funeral arrangements will be announced at a later date.

Robin “Cookie” Griffin Nelson


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The relatives and friends of Griffin, RobinMrs. Robin “Cookie” Griffin Nelson who entered into eternal rest on Saturday, June 6, 2015, and those of her husband, the late John Nelson; those of her children, Serginald and Avery Nelson; those of her parents, the late Fred and Annie Mae Griffin; those of her siblings, Marvin Griffin, Vincent Griffin, Fornesha Griffin, Monica Brooks, Wilma Bowman; those of her mother-in-law, Mrs. Evelina Rubin; and those of her in-laws, nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, other relatives and friends are invited to attend her celebration of life service on Saturday, June 13, 2015, 11:00AM at Bethel #3 Pentecostal Church, 2331 Elder Ave., N. Charleston, SC; Bishop Raymond Footman, Pastor.  Interment will follow at Johnson Cemetery.  Mrs. Nelson will repose this evening from 6:00PM – 8:00PM at the Mortuary.  The family will receive friends from 7:00PM – 8:00PM. 

Marvin L.Mckelvey


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Mr. Marvin L. Mckelvey of McKelvey, MarvinSummerville, SC entered into eternal rest on Friday, May 29, 2015. Mr. McKelvey will be funeralized on Tuesday, June 2, 2015, 11:00 Am at Mt. Moriah Baptist Church.  Interment will follow at Johnson Cemetery. He leaves to cherish his memories, his parents, William and Betty McKelvey; his children, Marlesha and Shawn Heyward; three grandchildren, MaKayla White, Makel Heyward and Shawn Heyward, Jr.; his siblings, Willie Rivers, Pamela Sumter, Annette McKelvey, Robert (Theresa) McKelvey and Cheryl (Robert) Pratt. 

Deacon Edgar Gaddy Jr.

The relatives and friends of Deacon Edgar Gaddy, Jr. and those of his father, the late Edgar Gaddy, Sr., and those of his children, Tom (Reni) Gaddy of Highland, CA., Angenetia Gaddy of Kingstree, SC., Marquetta (Albert) Smalls of Charleston, SC., Tawara Gaddy of Kingstree, SC., and Alisa Gaddy of Charleston, SC. Marcella Miller and Katrina Rollerson both of Charleston, SC; and those of his brother, James (Ruby) Gaddy of Lake City, FL: and those of his sister in law, Gloria McGraw of Kingstree, SC are invited to attend his celebration of life service on Monday, June 1, 2015, 11:00am at Greater Mt. Zion Holiness Church, 4601 W. Montague Ave., N. Charleston, SC.

Interment private. 

There will be no visitation this evening.

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Deacon Edgar Gaddy Jr. of Edgar Gaddy, JrNorth Charleston, SC, son of the late Edgar Gaddy, Sr., entered into eternal rest on Tuesday, May 26, 2015.  He was the father of Tom (Reni) Gaddy of Highland, CA., Angnetta Gaddy of Kingstree, SC., Marquetta (Albert) Smalls of Charleston, SC., Tawaria Gaddy of Kingstree, SC., and Alisa Gaddy of Charleston, SC.; brother of James Gaddy of Lake City, Fl.. The family will receive friends at 3132 Terry Drive, North Charleston, SC.  Funeral arrangements will be announced at a later date. 

Alexander Stuckey, Jr. 


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Mr. Alexander Stuckey, Jr.  of North Charleston, SC  entered into eternal rest on Saturday, May 23, 2015.  Mr. Stuckey leaves to cherish his memories, his wife, Janice Stuckey; his children, Troy, Stuckey, Todd (Samantha) Stuckey, John Harris, Mark Harris and Matt Harris; his siblings, Helen (the late Manuel) Monteiro, Catherine Bacote, Jean Stuckey and Joan Stuckey; his mother in law, Ruby Wilson; his sister  in laws, Sharon (William) Harvey, Margaret (William) Clement, Auzheala (William ) Bryan and Leetha Day;  his 16 grandchildren and 15 great grandchildren; and a host of other relatives and friends.  A memorial service honoring his life will take place on Wednesday, May 27, 2015, 6:00 PM in the Leroy W. Hilton Memorial Chapel of Hilton’s Mortuary. 

Lula S. Patterson


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The relatives and friends of LulaLulaMae Patterson S. Patterson and those of her husband the late Arthur Patterson; those of her daughter, Mary E. Patterson; those of her brother Willie Stewart Sr. (Elise); those of her sisters-in law Mable Stewart and Mary Stewart, and those of her other relatives and friends are invited to attend her home going service on TODAY at 12:00 noon at New Zion RMUE Church, 4607 Dorsey Ave., North Charleston, SC. Mrs. Patterson will be laid to rest in Sunset Memorial Gardens.

Janie Fripp


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The relatives and friends of Fripp, JanieMrs. Janie Fripp, who entered into eternal rest on Friday, May 15, 2015, and those of her beloved son, Joseph Travis Fripp; those of her parents, Mrs. Lawrence and Frances E. Jordan; those of her siblings, Mrs. Carolyn Whaley (Anderson), Gwendolyn Singleton (Oswald), Lawrence Terry Jordan, Keith Jordan, Everette Jordan (Ruth), Naomi Jordan, Michael Jordan and Sonyia Hutchinson; those of her aunt, Naomi Glover; those of her uncle Leroy Rollerson; and those of her nephews, nieces, other relatives and special friends, Brittany, Eric, Bubba, Lisa, Nicole and Tiesha are invited to attend her celebration of life service on Thursday, May 21, 2015, 6:00PM at Hilton’s Mortuary.  Ms. Fripp attended Philadelphia Baptist Church and was a graduate of Alston High School in Summerville, SC. She attended Howard University and was an employee of Cummins Diesel Company as a Draftsman and later the Mount Pleasant Police Department as an officer until her retirement.

Lawrence Stapleton

The relatives and friends of Lawrence “Sonny” Stapleton and those of his wife, Annie Clair Stapleton, those of his parents, the late Lawrence and Alice V. Stapleton; those of his children,  Andrew Frazier, Lawrence Stapleton Jr, Michael Stapleton, Wanda Stapleton Manigault (Stephen) and those of his Special Friend Gloria Smalls are invited to attend his home going service on Friday, May 15, 2015, 11:00 AM at Charity Missionary Baptist Church 1544 East Montague Ave., North Charleston, SC.

Interment will follow at Sunset Memorial Gardens.

Mr. Stapleton will repose the evening of May 14th at the funeral home from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM. 


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Bello, Timothy

 

Lawrence Stapleton of North Charleston, SC entered into eternal rest on Sunday, May 11, 2015.  Mr. Stapleton was the husband of Annie Clair Stapleton, the son of the late Lawrence and Alice V. Stapleton; father of Andrew Frazier, Lawrence Stapleton Jr, Michael Stapleton, Wanda Stapleton Manigault (Stephen) and Special Friend Gloria Smalls .Funeral arrangements will be announced at a later date. 

Timothy Bello


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Bello – Timothy Bello 95 stepped over into glory May 5, 2015 at 10:30 PM. He was predeceased by his wife of 68 years, Olga Bello and son Joseph S. Bello.  Tim was born on May 1920 in New York City and in March 1942, he joined the U. S. Army Air Corp.  Raising to the rank of Staff Sargent, he received the Good Conduct Medal, the Victory Medal and the AmericaBello, Timothyn Theatre Medal.  Upon receiving his honorable discharge, Nov. 1945, he completed his higher education at Fairleigh Dickerson University and although an avid sportsman and ball player he entered the insurance industry and retired from Chubb and Son as a CLU.  He was the son of Emilio Bello and Andrea (Doble) Bello of NYC.  He was active in his church and served his Lord in many ministries.  He is survived by his sister Ruth Cobb, two sons, Dr. Richard Bello and Robert Bello, four grandchildren, John Bello, Mary Ann Rhives, Danny Barbara and Alexis Lauren Reid.  

The family will receive friends on Monday, May 11, 2015 from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM at Hilton’s Mortuary 18 52 E. Montague Ave., North Charleston, SC 29405.  The funeral service will be held at Living by Faith Baptist Church 1897 State Road, Summerville, SC on Tuesday, May 12, 2015 at 11:00 AM with a celebration of life to follow.  Mr. Bello will be buried with his wife at the Beaufort National Cemetery on Wednesday, May 13, 2015 at 10:00 AM. Memorial messages may be sent to the family at: www.hiltonsmortuary.com.  Funeral arrangements announced by Hilton’s Mortuary, Inc. 1852 E. Montague Ave., North Charleston, SC 29405: (843) 554-2117(843) 554-2117

Harald Gibson


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The relatives and friends of Mr. HaralGibson, Haraldd Snoh Gibson and those of his wife, Diane Knox Gibson; those of his children, Gmasnoh Desiree Blackwell (Kevin) and Olyve Snoh Gibson; those of his mother, Mrs. Elizabeth F. Gibson; and those of his siblings, Boakai Twe (Debbie), Alexander Massey (Gwendolyn), Alfred Gibson (Enid), Charles JL Gibson, Jr. (Audrey), A. Dekontee Gibson, Francis Gibson (Princess) and Cecelia Clayonon Morris (Sakpeh) are invited to attend his celebration of life service on Saturday, May 9, 2015, 11:00AM at Abiding Word Family Ministries, 277 Abiding Way, Moncks Corner, SC; Pastor Sam Gourdine.  Interment: Private.  Mr. Gibson will repose this evening from 6:00PM – 8:00PM at the Mortuary.