Charleston Obituaries

Local obituary notices in Charleston, SC

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  • 7 hrs ago | via The Lakeland Ledger 

    McLEOD, Raymond a.

    RAYMOND A. McLEOD, 66 BARTOW - Raymond A. McLeod, age 66, passed away Saturday, January 24, 2015, at his residence in Bartow of multiple myeloma. Born November 27, 1948, in Danville, VA, to Wallace Raymond and Virgina Simmons McLeod.

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  • Friday | via The Review 

    Martha Winwood

    Martha Jane Winwood, 73, of Hubbard, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 20 2015, at Sacred Heart Hospital in Miramar Beach, Fla. A daughter of the late Earl and Martha Stephens Daugherty, she was born on July 23, 1941, in East Liverpool.

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  • Friday Jan 23 | via The Summerville Journal-Scene 

    Sheila Marie Smith

    A memorial service will be held Saturday morning, January 24, 2015 at 11 o'clock in Parks Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will be private.

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  • Wednesday Jan 21 | via The News Journal 

    Andrea Williams

    Born in Charleston, SC, on August 27, 1947, she was the daughter of the late Horace Edward and Mary E. Hollis.

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  • Monday Jan 19 | via The Mountaineer Publishing Company 

    Brenda Burress: "Randy lives on through his pai...

    PASSION FOR PAINTING: Brenda Bennett Burress is pictured here in her Stamey Cove home between two special paintings. The tiger painting on the right is her favorite painting of an animal and the snowy scene painting on the left was her late husband Randy Burress's final painting he finished painting for her only two days before his death.

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  • Thursday Jan 15 | via Gazette.net 

    Fort Washington community remembers longtime activis...

    William “Bill” Cavitt, the president of the Indian Head Highway Area Action Council, died of a heart attack Jan. 6. He worked for the U.S. Department of Commerce before becoming a community activist in southern Prince George's County in 2000. William “Bill” Cavitt, a Fort Washington community activist who was the most recent president of the Indian Head Highway Area Action Council, died Jan. 6 of a heart attack.

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  • Thursday Jan 15 | via The New Canaan Daily Voice 

    Lindsey Reiniger, 25, Of New Canaan

    She was born on July 9, 1989 to Barbara and Haigh Reiniger in Boston, where she resided until 1995, when she and her mother moved to New Canaan. Reiniger attended the New Canaan schools through her sophomore year and then transferred to the Academic Magnet High School in Charleston, S.C. She received her high school diploma from Rippowam High School.

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  • Wednesday Jan 14 | via Gazette.net 

    Fort Washington community remembers longtime activis...

    William “Bill” Cavitt, the president of the Indian Head Highway Area Action Council, died of a heart attack Jan. 6. He worked for the U.S. Department of Commerce before becoming a community activist in southern Prince George's County in 2000. William “Bill” Cavitt, a Fort Washington community activist who was the most recent president of the Indian Head Highway Area Action Council, died Jan. 6 of a heart attack.

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  • Wednesday Jan 14 | via Pike Press 

    Toni M. Farr

    Toni M. Farr, 71 of St. Louis, Mo., formerly of Nebo, died Friday, Jan. 2, 2015 at her son's home in St. Louis. Toni was born Aug. 15, 1943 in Charleston, S.C., a daughter of Helen P. Kelly.

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  • Sunday Jan 11 | via Post and Courier 

    Martin Luther King Jr. honored in area worship services

    Hester McFadden told a Sunday congregation in North Charleston that Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. was sent by God to usher everyone into a new era.

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  • Sunday Jan 11 | via The Daily Republic 

    Louis Gustave Lilienthal Jr.

    He was born and reared in Charleston, S.C. He attended Clemson University and, as with so many others, he chose to serve in World War II, enlisting in 1943. Joining the Navy, he saw LST duty both at Normandy in the Atlantic Theater and at Okinawa in the Pacific Theater.

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  • Friday Jan 9 | via Post and Courier 

    Charleston-area police officers get some thanks on L...

    It's not clear how much of an impact the first Law Enforcement Appreciation Day made across the nation Friday, but local officers said the show of support was encouraging. Officers are under scrutiny after unarmed citizens died in confrontations with police in New York City and Ferguson, Mo.

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  • Thursday Jan 8 | via Herald-Citizen 

    Edie Walker

    Memorial services for Edith Walker, 87, of Monterey, will be held at 1 p.m. Friday, Jan. 9, at the Cookeville Chapel of Hooper Huddleston and Horner Funeral Home with Bro. Joe Roberts officiating.

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  • Saturday Jan 3 | via The News Journal 

    Maxine Simon

    Maxine was preceded in death by her husband of 54 and 1 2 years, Earl; her daughter, Joanie Bowman; her brothers, Isaac, Benjamin, Henry, John and Joseph; and her sisters, Justine, Arthur Mae and Myrna.

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  • Friday Jan 2 | via Times Observer 

    Rev. Sigmund Decker

    Rev. Sigmund Decker, 85, formerly of Warren, Kane and Ridgway, PA, and currently of Charleston, SC, passed away on Friday, January 2, 2015, at Carolina's Medical Center, Charlotte, NC.

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  • Friday Jan 2 | via Post and Courier 

    James Island pedestrian killed on New Year's Day on ...

    A James Island woman has died after being hit by a truck on Folly Road in the early morning hours of New Year's Day. The Charleston County Coroner's Office identified her as Alexis Richardson, 32. She died at Medical University Hospital from blunt force trauma.

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  • Wednesday Dec 31 | via Post and Courier 

    Organ donors with Lowcountry ties will be honored du...

    Lisa Middleton, who was raised in Charleston, will be honored as a tissue donor in the 2014 Rose Parade. Middleton died in Florida earlier this year after sudden cardiac arrest.

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  • Tuesday Dec 30 | via Peshtigo Times Wisconsin Community Newspaper 

    Tom Munnik

    Tom "Phoney" Munnik, 56, of St. Germain since 2003, passed away Wednesday, Dec. 24 at his home.

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  • Tuesday Dec 30 | via Customer Interaction Solutions 

    Mother, Grandmother to be Honored for Tissue Donatio...

    Lisa "Michelle" Middleton of Gainesville, Fla., originally from Charleston, SC, passed away very suddenly at the young age of 44. Lisa had just said good bye to her co-workers at RTI Surgical , an Alachua, Fla.-based organization that prepares donated tissues for transplantation - and was driving down the road when she suffered sudden cardiac arrest. Lisa's daughter, Tara, who also works at RTI, was notified and quickly drove to the scene.

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  • Tuesday Dec 30 | via The Summerville Journal-Scene 

    John Henry Doscher

    John Henry Doscher, 79, devoted husband of his cherished wife Donna, lost his courageous battle with cancer late Friday evening, December 26, 2014 at his Summerville residence. His final moments were attended by members of his large family.

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