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Joseph Nathaniel “Joe” Jenkins



The relatives and friends oNathaniel Jenkinsf Mr. Joseph Nathaniel “Joe” Jenkins, who entered into eternal rest on Tuesday, August 25, 2015, and those of his wife, the late Hazel B. Jenkins; those of his children, Charles Jenkins, Cheryl (Larry) Drayton, Debra (Willie) Maye, Martha (Carl) Jenkins, Sam (Rosetta) Base, the late Randolph Bennett, the late Joseph Jenkins, Jr. and the late Vivian Felder; and those of his brother Clarence (Gloria) Jenkins are invited to attend his home going celebration on Monday, August 31, 2015, 11:00AM at St. Peter’s AME Church, 4650 Sanders Ave., N. Charleston, SC.  Interment will follow at Cherry Hill Cemetery, Ladson, SC.  Mr. Jenkins will repose this evening from 6:00PM – 8:00PM on Sunday, August 30, 2015 at the Mortuary. 

 

Juldene Henderson Sumter



The relatives and friends of Mrs. Juldene HenSumter, Juldenederson Sumter and those of her children, J.R. Felder, Phyllis (Steff) Sumter, Nasandra (Nathan) Washington, Benjamin Sumter, Jr., Jerome (Fiona) Sumter, Rosalind (Christopher) Tillman and Dennis (Tracy) Sumter; and those of her siblings, Leon (Lillie Mae) Richardson, Arthur Lee Henderson, Nuriel Henderson, Ronald (Sylvia) Henderson, Vincent Henderson, Marlyn (Desiree) Henderson, Hal (Thelma) Henderson and Wendell Henderson are invited to attend her home going service on Saturday, August 29, 2015, 12 Noon at St. Peter’s AME Church, 4650 Sanders Ave., N. Charleston, SC.

Interment will follow at Sunset Memorial Garden.

Mrs. Sumter will repose the evening of Friday, August 28th from 6:00PM – 8:00PM at the church. The family will receive friends from 7:00PM – 8:00PM.

 

Priscilla Blake Cochran



Priscilla Blake Cochran, 83, of N. Charleston, SC entered into eternal rest on Wednesday, August 19, 2015.  Ms. Cochran was the daughter of the late Eddie and Elizabeth Blake; the mother of Geneva (Glenn) Adams, Deborah Cochran, Melissa Cochran and the late Belvin Blake; the grandmother of Lexa, Tyler, David Christopher (Kiara) and Glenn, Jr.; the sister of Francis Blake (Lucille), Elijah Blake, Eddie Blake Jr. (Rose), Lucinda Smith, Henrietta Wright, Elouise Baldwin (Paul) and Lindell Effinger; and the great grandmother of Makayla, Amari, Kennedy, Riayn and Reaghan.  The funeral arrangements will be announced at a later date.

 

Elizabeth Ware

The relatives and friends of Mrs. Elizabeth Ware, and those of her husband, the late Deacon Aaron Ware; and those of her children, the late Eddie Louis, the late Magnolia, the late Katherine, Joseph (Ruth), James, Robert Lee, Leroy (Louise), Eula Mae Simmons, Dorothy (James) Jones, Ruth Ellen Ladson, Benjamin, Samuel (Donna) Ware and Jerry (Eleanor) Ware are invited to attend her celebration of life service on Thursday, August 27, 2015, 1:00PM at New Life in Christ Baptist Church, 2110 Monrovia Street, Charleston, SC. 

Interment will follow at Sunset Memorial Garden. 

Ms. Ware will repose the evening of Wednesday, August 26th from 6:00PM – 8:00PM at the Mortuary.


Mrs. Elizabeth Ware, 97, of N. Ware, ElizabethCharleston, SC entered into eternal rest on Wednesday, August 19, 2015.  Mrs. Ware was the wife of the late Deacon Aaron Ware; the mother of the late Eddie Louis, the late Magnolia, the late Katherine, Joseph (Ruth), James, Robert Lee, Leroy (Louise), Eula Mae Simmons, Dorothy (James) Jones, Ruth Ellen Ladson, Benjamin, Samuel (Donna) Ware and Jerry (Eleanor) Ware.  The funeral arrangements will be announced at a later date.

 

William “Bill” Waites



The relatives and friends of Mr. William “Bill” Waites, who entered into eternal rest on Monday, AuguWaites, Williamst 10, 2015 and those of his wife, Mrs. Clara McConnell Waites; those of his children, Gwendolyn Reid and Elizabeth Reid; those of his grandson, Lt. Col. Romero (Nicole) Reid; those of his great grandson, Romero Nicholas Reid; those of his nephew, Jerome Simmons and those of his nieces, Gail (Clayton) Jones and Lynn (Winfield) Brown are invited to attend his funeral service on Saturday, August 15, 2015, 11:00AM at Hilton’s Mortuary.  Interment will follow at Bethlehem St. James UMC Cemetery, Johns Island, SC.  There will not be a wake service. 

 

Arthur Lee Swimp



USN Retired Arthur Lee Swimp, ArthurSwimp entered into eternal rest on Friday, August 7, 2015.  Mr. Swimp was the husband of Gwendolyn Fludd Swimp; the father of Stacy Swimp; the son of the late Lottrice & Norvella Swimp; the brother of Juanita (A.C.) Jordan, Bernice Hall,  and Ora (Curtis) Jackson; and the in-law of Osteen Fludd, Dennis (Vivian) Fludd, Lamorde Anthony (Deborah) Fludd, Ruth Ann (Brownie) Johnson, Robert Fludd, Deon Fludd and Darlene Fludd.  The funeral arrangements will be announced at a later date. 

 

Willie James “Brick” Connor



The relatives and friends of Connor WillieMr. Willie James “Brick” Connor and those of his wife, Mrs. Shirley Doctor-Connor; those of his son, Willie James (Tashay Pratt) Connor, Jr.; those of his parents, the late Timothy & Bernice Conner; those of his siblings, Timothy (Eliza) Connor, Jr., Frederick L. (Margaret) Connor, Sylvia (Samson) Boatwright, Gwendolyn (Henry) Singleton, Marlene Connor, Angel (Eugene) Ragland, and Marvin (Wanda) Watson; those of his mother-in-law, Dorothy (the late Esau) Doctor; and those of his in-laws, Alfred (Sandra) Doctor, Esau (Eartha) Doctor, Jr., Rev. Harvey (Linda) Doctor, Lorraine (Joseph) Tucker, Delores (Lloyd) Clarkson and Terry (Curtis) Bennett are invited to attend his home going service on Saturday, August 8, 2015, 11:00AM at Greater Mt. Zion Holiness Church, 4601 W. Montague Ave., N. Charleston, SC. 

Interment will follow at Sunset Memorial Garden. 

Mr. Connor will repose from 6:00PM – 8:00PM at the Mortuary on Friday, August 7, 2015. 

Lillian Williams



Mrs. Lillian Joyce Williams of North Lilliam WilliamsCharleston entered into eternal rest on July 31, 2015.  Her home going service will take place on Wednesday, August 5, 2015, 12:00 noon at Jerusalem Baptist Church 3317 Meeting Street Road. North Charleston, SC.  She will be laid to rest in the church cemetery.  Mrs. William’s visitation will take place on Tuesday, August 4, 2015 from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM at the church.  The family will receive friends from 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM. Mrs. Williams leaves to cherish her memories; her husband, Henry Williams; children, Kien (Mina) Williams, Tyeisha (James) Sims and Sharmaine Williams and her sister, Dianna (Zebedee) Clark. 

Leonard McNeill, Sr.



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.

The relatives and friends of Mr. William Shaw, Jr. and those of his wife, Mrs. Fannie James Shaw; those of his parents, the Late Mr. and Mrs. William and Elizabeth Shaw, Sr.; those of his children, Desmond (Cherron) Shaw, William Shaw, III, Soroya Terry and Tresmond Shaw; those of his siblings, Harold (Jacqueline) Shaw, Robert (Teresa) Porcher, the late Patricia Smalls and the late Sandra Parks are invited to attend his home going service on Saturday, August 1, 2015, 12 Noon at Life Center Cathedral, 7190 Cross County Rd., N. Charleston, SC. 

Interment will follow at Oceanview Cemetery, Mt. Pleasant, SC. 

Mr. Shaw will repose the evening of August 1st from 6:00PM – 8:00PM at the Mortuary.


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



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.