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MACK, NATHANIEL DOD: Wednesday, 30 Oct 2002 Wife: Dorothy Phelps Mack Military: U.S. Navy (Ret.), Master Chief Services: notice later. J. Henry Stuhr, Inc., Greenridge Road Chapel, North Charleston, SC [Source: Post and Courier Newspaper, Thursday, 31 Oct 2002.]

MACKEY, CLARENCE RUDOLPH, SR. Services: 23 December 2002, Monday, James A. Dyal Funeral Home Chapel, 303 South Main Street, Summerville, SC Interment: Plantation memorial Gardens, Hwy 17-A Moncks Corner, Berkeley. SC [Source: The Post & Courier Newspaper, 23 December 2002, Monday.]

MACK, OSCAR J. “BUBBA”, JR. DOD: Tuesday, 21 January 2003 Residence: Goose Creek, Berkeley Co., SC Parents: John Oscar & Lucy Brown (both dec’d) Military: US Army, Specialist Five Survivors: Wife: Mrs. Loretta Mack Children: Rosalind Mack, Mr. Oscar J. Mack, III (Demetric), and Loretta Renee Hill (Alex) Sisters: Evelena M. Simmons, Louise H. Brown (Lawrence), Ruth M. Pinckney and Anna V. Mack Services: Monday, 27 January 2003, at Central RMUE Church, President Street Interment: Beaufort National Cemetery, Beaufort, SC Funeral Home: Fielding Home for Funerals [Source: The Post & Courier Newspaper, Thurs 23 Jan 2003 & Fri. 24 January 2003.]

MADDEN, ROCHELLE LYNN HOOPER “Shelley” DOB: 3 May 1974; Age: 28 years POB: Alvin, TX Father: Terrance Wayne Hooper of Fairbanks, Alaska Mother: Joanna Brown Hooper Gonzales Residence: Summerville, SC Occupation: Dillard’s Dept. Store, former sales clerk Spouse: Patrick A. Madden DOD: 3 Nov 2002, Sunday Survivors: daughter, son Sisters: Deanna Paight of Texas April Lee Thompson of New Braunfels, TX Brothers: Tim Hooper of CA Rollin W. Paight of Keen, NH Tim Paight of Bacliff, TX Nieces & Nephews: several Services: by Dial-Murray Funeral Home of Moncks Corner, Berkeley, SC [Source: The Post & Courier Newspaper, 7 Nov 2002, Thursday.]

MALORY, NORMA JEAN DOD: 14 December 2002, Saturday POD: Trident Medical Center in North Charleston, SC Survivors: Spouse: Emmett V. Malory since 17 March 1956 Son: Michael E. (wife: Debbie) Malory of Erie, PA Thomas R. (fiancé: Marjorie Knight) Malory of Erie, PA Christopher (wife: Tiffany) Malory of Durham, NA Daughter: Kimberly (husband: Gary) Loringer, of Stuart, FL Sisters: Vera Lauderman & May Bauer Services: arrangements by Mcalister-Smith Funeral Home, 100 S. Goose Creek Blvd (Hwy 52),Goose Creek, Berkeley, SC [Source: The Post & Courier Newspaper, 21 December 2002, Saturday.] Photo with obituary.

Lloyd V. Mangrum, Died October 9, 2006. The relatives and friends of Mr. & Mrs. Lloyd V. Mangrum of Moncks Corner, SC, are invited to attend the funeral services for the former 6:00 PM Thursday evening, Oct. 12, 2006, in the CHAPEL OF DIAL-MURRAY FUNERAL HOME, Moncks Corner. Friends may call at the funeral home from 4:00 PM until the hour of service on Thursday.

The relatives and friends of Mr. Benjamin Manigault of Moncks Corner, SC, are invited to attend his funeral services Thursday, February 9, 2006 at 11:00 a.m. at Anderson Baptist Church, 1159 Old Black Oak Road, Moncks Corner, SC. Interment will be in the church cemetery. Viewing will be Wednesday from 3 p.m. to 8 p.m., and the family will receive friends at 7:00 p.m. at GETHERS FUNERAL HOME, INC., 200 Grace Street, Moncks Corner, SC, (843) 761-8519. Survivors include his daughter, Ms. Lenorah Lambright of Moncks Corner, SC; and siblings, Mr. James Manigault of Fairmont, WV, Mr. Jessie Manigault, Mr. Leon Manigault both of Cleveland, OH, Mr. Elijah Manigault of Brooklyn, NY, Rev. David Manigault, Mrs. Beauty Richardson both of Moncks Corner, SC, Mrs. Janie Mae Doctor of Centerville, VA, and Mrs. Jerrylese Simmons of Philadelphia, PA.

Jerry Lane Marion, 61, of Moncks Corner, a retired U.S. Navy CWO4, died July 28, 2006, at a North Charleston hospital. The funeral was at 2 p.m. July 30, at Russell Funeral Chapel. Burial was in Whispering Pines Memorial Gardens with full military honors. Mr. Marion was born May 22, 1945, in High Point, NC, a son of Garland Marion and Doris Hayworth Marion. He was a member of the First Christian Church of Moncks Corner, Veterans of Foreign Wars, Moose Lodge, Elks Lodge, a Mason and a Shriner. Surviving are his wife, Bonnie Owens Marion of Moncks Corner; his mother of Moncks Corner; two daughters, Tammy M. Morgan of Moncks Corner and Joy M. Thibaudeau of Easley; a step-daughter, Heather Nelson of Sylacauga, Ala.; a sister, June M. Goertzen of Moncks Corner; and eight grandchildren.

MARLOW, BOYD L. “TONY”, JR. DOB: 26 September 1941; Age: 61 years POB: Moncks Corner, Berkeley, SC Father: Boyd Livingston Marlow, Sr. (deceased) Mother: Laurie Lucienne Ludlam Marlow of Pawley’s Island, SC Education: College of Charleston Occupation: B. L. Marlow Plumbing Co. , owner Organizations: Friends of the Hunley President’s Council of Brookgreen Gardens SC Institute of Archaeology & Anthropology SC Residential Builders Commission Religion: Pawleys Island Presbyterian Church Predeceased: Brother: John Christopher Marlow DOD: 11 December 2002, Wednesday POD: residence, Pawley’s Island, SC Survivors: Wife: Frances F. Marlow Sons: Boyd Livingston (wife: Shannon) Marlow, III of Pawley’s Island, SC Benjamin Montgomery (wife: Molly) Marlow, of Charleston, SC Daughter: Amanda Mae Marlow Grandchildren: Kyle Gallegos-Marlow & Benjamin M. Marlow, Jr. Services: 13 December 2002, Friday, in Pawley’s Island Presbyterian Church Burial: will follow in church cemetery, directed by Graham Funeral Home, Georgetown, SC [Source: The Post & Courier Newspaper, 12 December 2002, Thursday.]

MARSHALL, MARY ERLINE McKNIGHT DOB: 4 May 1917, in Huger, Berkeley Co., SC Age: 85 years Parents: Gleny Doward McKnight and Violet Berniece Welch McKnight Residence: of Moncks Corner, Berkeley Co., SC Occupation: Renee Shop, owner Religion: Moncks Corner United Methodist Church, charter member Volunteering: Biggin Cemetery Association, Theresa Turner Bible Class DOD: Friday, 17 January 2003, Nursing Home, Moncks Corner, Berkeley Co., SC Survivors: Daughter: Mary Anne M. (Roger) Brewer of Moncks Corner, SC Sons: Gleny S. Marshall of Murphy, NC & James M. (Marcie) Marshall of Columbia, SC Sister: Dorothy M. Hardwicke of Charleston, SC Granddaughters: Mary D. Brewer of Columbia, SC, Stephanie M. Brewer of Moncks Corner, SC Grandsons: James R. (Sherri) Allen, II, of Garner, NC, James M. Marshall, II of Columbia, SC, John W. (Tonya) Marshall of Chester, VA Great-grandchildren: five Predeceased: Husband: Thomas S. Marshall Son: George S. Marshall Granddaughter: Mary Marshall Allen Grandson: Thomas Glen Allen Sisters: Elma M. Whetstone & Erby M. Wachsmuth Brothers: G. Dempsey McKnight & Earl D. McKnight Services: Sunday, 19 January 2003, at Russell Funeral Chapel Burial: in Biggin Cemetery, Berkeley Co., SC [Source: The Post & Courier Newspaper, Saturday, 18 January 2003.]

MARTELLO, ROBBIE NELL HANDLIN DOB: 24 August 1930, in DeLeon, TX Age: 72 years Parents: James Handlin & Lou W. Smith Handlin Residence: Awendow, Berkeley Co., SC Occupation: Licensed Practical Nurse, retired DOD: Thursday, 6 February 2003 Survivors: Spouse: Anthony Joseph Martello of Awendow, SC Son: James Martello (Sherry) of Jacksonville, FL Daughters: Carol Vaughn (John) of Awendow, SC; Lisa Mixson (Drexel) of Myrtle Beach, SC Brother: Jim Handlin of Hollywood, FL Sisters: Opal Gleaton and Lois White, both of Odessa, TX Grandchildren: five Predeceased: Brothers: Lloyd Handlin; Fred Handlin; and Cliff Handlin Services: Monday, 10 February 2003, Memorial Mass at Stella Maris Catholic Church on Sullivan’s Island, SC. Funeral Home: Cremation Center of Charleston. [Source: The Post & Courier Newspaper, Sunday, 9 February 2003.]

MASON, PATRICIA ANN MOODY DOB: 16 July 1943; Age: 59 years POB: St. Stephen, Berkeley, SC Father: Thomas Brooks Moody of Darlington, SC Mother: Lucille Annie Weatherford Moody (deceased) Religion: Life Baptist Church Education: St Stephen High School graduate DOD: 19 December 2002, Thursday POD: residence, 59 Church Rd., St. Stephen, Berkeley, SC Surviving: Daughters: Ginger A. Conner Frankie C. Mason both of St. Stephens, Berkeley, SC Sisters: Shirley J. Wadford of St. Stephens, Berkeley, SC Jenny Lloyd of Darlington, SC Brothers: Tommy Moody, Jimmy Moody, Rodger Moody, & Michael Moody all of St. Stephen, Berkeley, SC Timmy Moody of Timmonsville, SC Larry Moody & Allen Moody both of Darlington, SC Grandchildren: Ashley, Ricky & Reba Services: 21 December 2002, Saturday, graveside, Sunset Memorial Cemetery Interment: will follow directed by St. Stephen Chapel of Dial-Murray Funeral Home. [Source: The Post & Courier Newspaper, 20 December 2002, Friday.]

MATHIS, EVEANGELINE BARFIELD POB: Duplin, NC Age: 87 years Father: John Burke (deceased) Mother: Abigail Jones Barfield (deceased) Spouse: Sam Steele Mathis (deceased) Occupation: School teacher, retired Religion: First United Methodist Church in Conway, SC Bethany United Methodist Church in Summerville, SC DOD: 26 Oct 2002 POD: Ladson, SC at her residence Survivors: Sons: Sam “Bill” Mathis of the home Mike (Clairette) Mathis of Conway, SC Grandchildren: Stephanie Mathis, Michael Mathis, Rachel Jones, Sarah Turnbull Great-grandchildren: three Services & Burial: 29 Oct 2002, Tuesday, graveside, Maplewood Cemetery Mount Olive, NC Tyndall Funeral Home, 1005 N. Church St., Mt. Olive, NC [Source: The Post & Courier Newspaper, 28 Oct 2002, Monday.]

MATTHEWS, LILLIAN DORIS Residence: Hanahan, Berkeley Co., SC Age: 75 years, born in Itta Bona, MS Parents: Junia Ellis Mott (dec’d) and Lillian J. May (dec’d) Occupation: homemaker Religion: Baptist Faith DOD: Wednesday, 1 January 2003, at a local hospital Survivors: Daughters: Margate M. Hodges of Ennice, NC, Patrisha M. Jurcik of Hanahan, Berkeley Co., SC Son: Cody O. Matthews of Iowa Brother: Junia E. Mott of Chattanooga, Hamilton Co., TN Sisters: May Ellis Stokes of Hanahan, SC, Jeanette Risinger of Hanahan, SC, Jeannine M. Seng and Carolyn M. Foster of NC , Patrisha M. Jurcik of Hanahan, SC Grandchildren: ten Great-grandchildren: 17 Predeceased: Husband: Cody O’Neal Matthews Daughter: Newell Ann Hodges Services: Friday, 3 January 2003, at Carolina Memorial Park [Source: The Post & Courier Newspaper, Thursday, 2 Jan 2003.] [Note: the have Patrisha Jurcik listed under daughter and sister. BH]

MAZYCK, GLORIA “JUICE” DOB: 15 July 1958; Age: 45 years POB: Newark, NJ Father: Paul Richard Eadie (deceased) Mother: Eleanor H. Eadie DOD: 23 Nov 2002, Saturday POD: Pineville, SC (her residence) Survivors: Daughters: Shakira (Harvey) Mitchell of Atlanta, GA Chamonque Mazyck of the home Sisters: Linda B. Robinson of N. Charleston, SC Gwendolyn R. Singleton of Bonneau, Berkeley, SC Lisa N. Collins of Summerville, SC Brother: Paul R. Eadie, Jr of Grayson, GA Father-in-law: Charlie Mazyck of Cross, SC Others Services: 29 Nov 2002, Friday, at Unity Baptist Church, Eutawville, SC Burial: in Jehovah Cemetery Eadytown, SC Eutawville Community Funeral Home [Source: The Post & Courier Newspaper, 28 Nov 2002, Thursday.]

Mildred Young McBride, 88, of Cross, S.C., a retired secretary for the Charleston Naval Shipyard, died April 12, 2006, at her residence. Arrangements were directed by Dial-Murray Funeral Home, Moncks Corner.

John W. "Big John" McClary of St. Stephen, SC died Aug. 9, 2006, at his residence. Funeral services were held Aug. 14 at St. Stephen Baptist Church with the Rev. Harvey Mack and Rev. Edward Butler officiating. Burial, directed by Gethers Funeral Home, was in Tri-Churches Cemetery. Mr. McClary was born Aug. 16, 1942, in St. Stephen, SC, son of James and Bertha McClary. He was educated in Berkeley County Schools and graduated in 1961. He received a degree in Electronics from Voorhees College, Denmark, SC. He was a member of St. Stephen Baptist Church. He relocated to Baltimore, MD. Mr. McClary began his career at Westinghouse Electric as an electrician. He was also an entrepreneur and started his own business, a janitorial company. "Big John" operated a building maintenance training program through the City of Baltimore Empowerment Program, "A Second Chance." He served on several boards and committees throughout the City of Baltimore. Survivors include: his wife, Betty A. McClary; his son, Shawn Sterling McClary; three grandsons; four sisters, Lillie Miller, Beatrice Brown and Anna McClary,and Darlene Morton of Baltimore, MD; one brother, Ronald R. McClary of Baltimore, MD; five sisters-in-law;

nieces and nephews.

Mary Ann Wix McClannahan, 64, of Goose Creek, SC, a retired cafeteria manager for the Berkeley County School District, died Friday in a local nursing home. The funeral will be 2:00 PM Monday afternoon, Feb. 27, 2006, in the Moncks Corner Pentecostal Holiness Church. Interment will follow in Berkeley Memorial Gardens. Friends may call at DIAL-MURRAY FUNERAL HOME, MONCKS CORNER, from 5:00 until 7:00 PM this Sunday evening. Flowers will be accepted or memorials may be made to the Hospice of Charleston, 3870 Leeds Ave., Suite 101, N. Charleston, SC 29405. Mrs. McClannahan was born March 14, 1941, in Moncks Corner, SC, a daughter of Berry C. Wix and Eva Clark Wix. She was a graduate of Berkeley High School and was of the Pentecostal Holiness faith. Surviving are, a daughter, Donna Brant of N. Charleston; a son, Keith Brant and his wife, Cindy, of Goose Creek; her parents of Moncks Corner; a sister, Carol McLaughlin of Summerville; and three grandchildren, Tyler Lares, Kristen Brant, and Kadi Brant.

MCCONNELL, MARION CONNOR Age: 80 years POB: Hemingway, SC Father: William Robert McConnell Mother: Marian Pendergrass McConnell Military: US Navy, WW II Residence: Kingstree, Williamsburg, SC Occupation: Willis Construction Company of Florence, SC, retired Religion: Williamsburg Presbyterian Church DOD: 20 Nov 2002, POD: Kingstree, Williamsburg, SC (his residence) Surviving: Spouse: Mrs. Carolyn Lane McConnell of Kingstree, Williamsburg, SC Daughter: Mrs. Beth (Randy) Croom of Kingstree, Williamsburg, SC Granddaughter: Emily R. Berry of Greenville, SC Step-grandsons: Josh Croom of Greenwood, Nathan Croom of Raleigh, NC Sister: Mrs. Dupree Spiers of Mt. Pleasant, SC Nieces and Nephews Services: 22 Nov 2002, Friday, in Williamsburg Funeral Home Chapel Burial: Kingstree Memorial Gardens. [Source: The Post & Courier Newspaper, 21 Nov 2002, Thursday.]

McCONNELL, MARION MACK DOB: 13 May 1913 POB: Williamsburg, SC Father: John Thomas VanBuren McConnell (deceased) Mother: Elvira Howard McConnell (deceased) Education: Williamsburg Public Schools; Murray Vocational School Occupation: Charleston Naval Shipyard, retired Shipfitter Religion: Ashley River Church of God DOD: 16 December 2002, Monday POD: Unknown Survivors: Wife: Ruth Mixson McConnell of Ladson, SC Daughters: Paulette (Polly) M. (husband: Ben Jr.) Coker of Moncks Corner, SC Faye M. (husband: Steven) Warren of Ladson, SC Grandchildren: Mack Ryan Coker Stacy Nicole Coker Cortney Amanda Warren Chad McEdward Warren Services: 19 December 2002, Thursday, in Ashley River Church of God, 8190 Dorchester Rd Internment: afterward, Carolina Memorial Park, by J. Henry Stuhr, Inc., Greenridge Road Chapel. [Source: The Post & Courier Newspaper, 18 December 2002, Wednesday.]

MCCANTS, JEWELL SWAILS DOB: 29 Nov 1909; Age: 92 years POB: Andrews, SC Father: Joe Swails (deceased) Mother: Theodora Feagin Swails (deceased) Residences: childhood: Spring Gulley Community of Williamsburg, SC Georgetown, SC (1942) Religion: First Baptist Church & Lakewood Baptist Church Spouse: William Dennis “Buck” McCants (deceased) DOD: 2 Nov 2002, Saturday POD: Georgetown Memorial Hospital Predeceased: Brothers: J. Acue Swails, Clyde D. Swails, & G. T. Swails Sisters: Alma S. Michau, & Florence S. Parsons Son-in-law: Donald E. Martin Surviving: Daughters: Marilyn M. Martin of Andrews, SC Mary Jo M. Troublefield & husband Alex of Georgetown, SC Grandchildren: Louis Edward (Judy) Martin Bruce Dennis (Jackie) Martin Leah Yvette Martin Mauritz & husband Bill Andy Troublefield Great-grandchildren: six Great-great grandchildren: four Services: 5 Nov 2002, Tuesday, in Lakewood Baptist Church. Burial: will follow in Elmwood Cemetery Annex Georgetown Chapel of Mayer Funeral Home [Source: The Post & Courier Newspaper, 4 Nov 2002, Monday.]

McCRAY, AKWESI DOD: 28 December 2002 Father: Jonathan McCray of St. Stephens, Berkeley, SC Mother: Jennifer McCray of St. Stephens, Berkeley, SC Grandmothers: Mrs. Lillie Bell Perry of Moncks Corner, Berkeley, SC Mrs. Evelyn Timothy of Trinidad, West Indies. Services: announced later by Ethers Funeral Home Inc. Moncks Corner, Berkeley, SC [Source: The Post & Courier Newspaper, 30 December 2002, Monday.]

McCRAY, WADI DOD: 19 December 2002 Father: Jonathan McCray of St. Stephens, Berkeley, SC Mother: Jennifer McCray of St. Stephens, Berkeley, SC Brother: Akwesi N. McCray of St. Stephens, Berkeley, SC Grandmothers: Mrs. Lillie Bell Perry of Moncks Corner, Berkeley, SC Mrs. Evelyn Timothy of Trinidad, West Indies. Services: announced later by Ethers Funeral Home Inc. Moncks Corner, Berkeley, SC [Source: The Post & Courier Newspaper, 21 December 2002, Saturday.]

McCUTCHEON, BOBBY A. “SLICK” DOB: 16 November 1935 POB: Kingstree, Williamsburg, SC Father: Louie McCutcheon (deceased) Mother: Willow Dean Thronhill McCutcheon Military: US Army Occupation: Vending machines retail sales DOD: 26 December 2002, Thursday POD: residence, Goose Creek, Berkeley, SC Survivors: Sons: Tony & Timothy McCutcheon of North Charleston, SC Daughter: Tammy Susanne McCutcheon of Mt. Pleasant, SC Brothers: Jamie McCutcheon of Cowards, SC Pete McCutcheon of Kingstree, Williamsburg, SC Sister: Jean Colvard of Conway, SC Grandchildren: 6 Services: 29 December 2002, Sunday at Stuhr’s Greenridge Road Chapel Internment: afterwards, Whispering Pines Memorial Gardens [Source: The Post & Courier Newspaper, 28 December 2002, Saturday.]

MCDOWELL, ALEX DEWEY DOB: 13 July 1929; Age: 73 years POB: Dillon, SC Father: Boyd McDowell (deceased) Mother: Rhoda Pauline Outlaw McDowell (deceased) Occupation: Director of Streets and Sanitation for the City of Goose Creek Military: U. S. Army, Korean War veteran Religion: Northside Baptist Church DOD: 26 Nov 2002, Tuesday POD: Local hospital Survivors: Wife: Annie “Ann” Carter McDowell of Goose Creek, Berkeley, SC Daughter: Carolyn “Carol” (Ray) Hoshall of Goose Creek Brothers: George M. McDowell of Reidsville, NC Donald W. McDowell of Tinnille, GA Granddaughters: Stephanie & Amanda Langford Services: 30 Nov 2002, Saturday, at Carolina Memorial Funeral Home Chapel North Charleston Burial: to follow in Carolina Memorial Park. Carolina Memorial Funeral Home [Source: The Post & Courier Newspaper, 27 Nov 2002, Wednesday.]

Mr. George Washington "Bud" McDowell Jr., 64, of Pineville, S.C., a former truck driver, died April 10, 2006, at his residence. Burial arrangements were private.

McELVEEN, ETHEL LEONA PLOWDEN Age: 80 years POB: Abbeville Father: James Covert Plowden (deceased) Mother: Ethel Wells Plowden Education: Manning High School graduate Erskine College graduate Occupation: Teacher in Williamsburg, SC Religion: Williamsburg Presbyterian Church DOD: 10 December 2002, Tuesday POD: Charlotte, NC hosptial Survivors: Son: George A. (wife: Mary D.)McElveen, III of Charlotte, NC Grandchildren: George A. McElveen IV Terah McElveen (husband: Joe F.) Polite, Jr Priscilla Plowden McElveen Great-granddaughter: Mary Kirwin Plowden Polite Services: 13 December 2002, Friday, graveside in Williamsburg Cemetery, arrangements by: Williamsburg Funeral Home. [Source: The Post & Courier Newspaper, 11 December 2002, Wednesday.]

McFADDIN, ZULENE NEWELL DOD: 29 December 2002, Sunday POD: residence Spouse: William E. McFaddin (deceased) Services: Williamsburg Funeral Home of Kingstree, SC [Source: The Post & Courier Newspaper, 30 December 2002, Monday.]

McGEE, DENISE McKEE DOB: 13 July 1936, Savannah, GA Age: 66 years Parents: John W. McKee & Louise Jarrott McKee Residence: Cross, Berkeley Co., SC Education: Charleston High School, graduate Occupation: Holly Hill & Orangeburg school districts, secretary, Ashley Hall, secretary, College of Charleston, secretary Religion: St. Andrews Episcopal Church, Harriman, TN, member Rockwood Chapter #382 OES DOD: Friday, 24 January 2003, in Mt. Pleasant nursing home Survivors: Daughters: April G. Shuler of Eutawville & Lisa G. Risher of Cross, SC Son: Ray M. Gipson of Summerton Grandchildren: two Predeceased: Brothers: John W. McKee and Charles Edward McKee Services: will be private Funeral Home: Dial-Murray Funeral Home Moncks Corner, Berkeley Co., SC [Source: The Post & Courier Newspaper, Friday, 24 January 2003.]

Joseph Monroe McKenzie, III, 56, of Pinopolis, SC, a former tug boat deckhand, died Thurs., Sept. 7, 2006 in a Summerville hospital. All services were private according to Dial-Murray Funeral Home, Moncks Corner. Mr. McKenzie was born May 28, 1950, in Lake City, SC, a son of Joseph Monroe McKenzie, II, and Barbara Loraine Carter McKenzie. Surviving are, three sisters, Sandra McDaniel and her husband, Robbie, of Pinopolis, Cynthia McKee and her husband, Norman, of Goose Creek, and Mary "Lori" Gerlach and her husband, George, of St. Mary's, GA; and many nieces and nephews.

Onita Jaynes McKinnon, 73, of Ladson, SC, a former legal secretary for various Charleston area law firms, died Aug. 19, 2006, at her residence. The funeral was held 11 a.m. Aug. 22, in the Chapel of Dial-Murray Funeral Home, Moncks Corner. The Rev. Howard McGlamary officiated. Interment followed at Mt. Pleasant Memorial Gardens. Ms. McKinnon was born Oct. 10, 1932, in Seneca, SC, a daughter of Randolph R. Jaynes and Murl Powell Jaynes. She was a member of the Ladson Baptist Church and was the widow of William C. McKinnon. Surviving are two daughters, Vickie M. Walling and her husband, Danny, of Pinopolis, and Brenda S. McKinnon of San Mateo, Calif.; two sons, William C. McKinnon, Jr., and his wife, Sue, of Newburgh, In., and Bradford R. McKinnon of Mt. Pleasant; two brothers, Kenneth Jaynes of Atlanta, Ga., and Howard Jaynes of New Bern, NC; two grandchildren and six great grandchildren. Pallbearers were Jamie Bowman, Brandon Bowman, Mike Harris, and J.R. Legette.

MCKNIGHT, PHILIP N. Residence: McKnight Forest Rd. Moncks Corner, Berkeley Co., SC Services: Tuesday, 7 January 2003, at Cordesville First Baptist Church. Interment: will follow in church cemetery. Funeral Home: Dial-Murray Funeral Home, Moncks Corner, Berkeley Co., SC [Source: The Post & Courier Newspaper, Tuesday, 7 January 2003.]

MCNEIL, WILLIAM L. “TOAD” , JR. Residence: Philadelphia, PA, formerly of Moncks Corner, Berkeley Co., SC Survivors: Sons: William R. McNeil of Camden, NJ, Wendell McNeil of Goose Creek, SC, Brian K. McNeil of Largo, MD, Vincent Mercer of Moncks Corner, SC Daughters: Sonia M. Espinosa of Orlando, FL, Monica C. Mercer, Willette McNeil both of Philadelphia, PA Brothers: Freddie McNeil of Augusta, GA, Sidney McNeil of Willingboro, NJ Sisters: Jannie McNeil of Brooklyn, NY & Hazel Hamilton of Ladson, SC Services: Friday, 3 January 2003, at Moncks Corner, AME Church, Interment: St. James Cemetery, Moncks Corner, Berkeley Co., SC Funeral Home: Scott’s Mortuary [Source: The Post & Courier Newspaper, Thursday, 2 Jan 2003.]

MCVAY, VIOLA SNELL DOB: 3 Aug 1924 POB: Laramie, Wyoming Father: Amos Snell Mother: Mary Ellen Norman Snell Military: US Army, served in WW II and Korean War Last Residence: Mt Pleasant, SC Predeceased: Spouse: Richard J. McVay Grandson: Devin Harvin DOD: 31 Oct 2002, Thursday POD: Local hospital Surviving: Daughters: Patricia Harvin of Mt. Pleasant, SC Peggy Sabback of Hanahan, SC Sister: Alma Noyes of Cheyenne, Wyoming Grandsons: Alex Harvin of Mt. Pleasant, SC Zachary Sabback of Hanahan, SC Services & Burial: 4 Nov 2002, Monday, graveside, Carolina Memorial Gardens Funeral Home: J. Henry Stuhr Inc. [Source: The Post & Courier Newspaper, 1 Nov 2002, Friday.]

MENDOZA, RAUL QUINTANA Age: 17 years POB: Cortazar, Guanajuato Mexioc Father: Raul Quintana paredes Mother: Nieves Mendoza Vera Occupation: Rivertown Country Club, groundskeeper DOD: 30 November 2002, Saturday Cause of death: automobile accident Survivors: Brothers: Pilar Quintana Mendoza Sergio Rosas Mendoza both of Charleston, SC Juan Rosas Mendoza of Florida Sister: Rosario Rosas Mendoza of Florida Sister-in-law: Debra Rosas Mendoza of Charleston, SC Services: 5 December 2002, Thursday, McAlister Smith Downtown Chapel. [Source: The Post & Courier Newspaper, 4 December 2002, Wednesday.]

MIDDLETON, MRS. LUCILLE “ANNIE BELL” SCOTT Residence: Pineville, Berkeley Co., SC DOD: Friday, 24 January 2003 Survivors: Children: Mrs. Frances R. Middleton of Oxon Hill, MD, Mrs. Doresa M. Prioleau of St. Stephen, Berkeley Co., SC, Mrs. Bernadette M. Kelly of Pineville, Berkeley Co., SC, Mrs. Shirley M. Dominick of Haymarket, VA, Mrs. Marie M. Prioleau of Chesapeake, VA, Mrs. Theresa M. Konigstein of Laurel, Md, Mrs. Laverdia M. Jenkins of Huntington, MD, Mrs. Melissa M. Williams of Glenn Dale, MD, Mr. Elijah Middleton, Jr., of Capital Heights, MD, Mr. Tony S. Middleton of Bowie, MD, and Mr. Steven R. Middleton of Hubert, NC Brothers: Mr. Roland Scott of Orlando, Florida, Mr. John Scott of Moncks Corner, Berkeley Co., SC, Mr. David Woods of Goose Creek, Berkeley Co., SC. Services: Thursday, 30 January 2003, at Day Dawn Baptist Church, Pineville, Berkeley Co., SC Interment: St. Stephen Baptist Church Cemetery, St. Stephen, Berkeley Co., SC. Funeral Home: Scott’s Mortuary [Source: The Post & Courier Newspaper, Wednesday, 29 January 2003.]

MILLER, MARTHA HARBESON DOB: 20 Oct 1916; Age: 86 years POB: Harleyville, SC Father: Peter Varner Mother: Ida Mae Taylor Varner Spouse: Clinton Lewis Harbeson (deceased) Education: Graduate of Harleyville schools; Homemaker; Dept. Store manager, retired Occupation: three years librarian in Harleyville Schools Religion: Ferndale Baptist Church DOD: 7 Nov 2002, Thursday POD: Local hospital Surviving: Daughter: Martha H. Bryan of Summerville, SC Sons: Eugene “Gene” C. Harbeson of Vancouver, WA Leonard S. Harbeson of Graham, WA Grandchildren: 15 Great-grandchildren: 26 Great-great-grandchildren: 3 Sister: Laura Dantzler of Harleyville, Berkeley, SC Services: 9 Nov 2002, Saturday, James A. Dyal Funeral Home Chapel, Summerville, SC Burial: will follow in Carolina memorial Park, North Charleston, SC [Source: The Post & Courier Newspaper, 8 Nov 2002, Friday.]

MILLER, MRS. PHYLLIS CLOWNEY DOB: 4 May 1954 in Winnsboro, SC Age: 48 years Parents: George Clowney, Sr. (dec’d) & Jaqueline Dees Clowney (dec’d) Religion: Episcopal faith Residence: South Live Oak Drive, Moncks Corner, Berkeley Co., SC Occupation: Berkeley 1 Hour Photo, owner & operator Military Service: USAF veteran Vietnam War Education: Trident Technical College, Associates degree in Industrial Technology DOD: Wednesday, 1 January 2003, at her residence Survivors: Husband: Larry Miller Sons:David Clowney & A.J. Miller both of Moncks Corner, Berkeley Co., SC Sisters: Jaqueline Segars and Elizabeth Miska both of Moncks Corner, SC Brothers: Russell Clowney of Winnsboro, SC, Samuel Clowney of Orlando, FL, George Clowney, Jr. of Moncks Corner, SC Services: Saturday, 4 January 2003, Chapel of Dial-Murray Funeral Home, Moncks Corner, SC Interment will be private. [Source: The Post & Courier Newspaper, Saturday, 4 January 2003.]

MILLS, CLAUDE “BOSSIE” DOB: 5 May 1916, in Berkeley Co., SC Age: 86 years Parents: Julius Mills and Lee Gaskins Mills Residence: Macedonia, Berkeley Co., SC Religion: Oak Grove Pentecostal Holiness Church, member Occupation: United Piece Dye Works, employee retired, also farmer retired DOD: Tuesday, 7 January 2003, at a Moncks Corner nursing home Survivors: Daughter: Evelyn M. Wiggins of Macedonia, Berkeley Co., SC Son: Harvey C. Mills of Macedonia, Berkeley Co., SC Brother: F. S. Mills of Macedonia, Berkeley Co., SC Grandchildren: Glenda Shank, Cindy Jones, and Justin Mills Predeceased: Wife: Mrs. Elise Mixon Mills Services: Thursday, 9 January 2003, at Oak Grove Pentecostal Holiness Church. Burial: will follow in the church cemetery Funeral Home: Russell Funeral Chapel. [Source: The Post & Courier Newspaper, Wednesday, 8 January 2003 & Thursday, 9 January 2003.]

MIMS, BEATRICE P. DOB: 18 January 1919; Age: 83 years POB: Harleyville, SC Father: William Jacob Parker (deceased) Mother: Minnie Elizabeth Hilton Parker (deceased) Spouse: Sidney Wells Mims, Jr (deceased) Religion: Bethel United Methodist Church DOD: 13 Nov 2002, Wednesday POD: Summerville, SC Surviving: Sons: Stephen Leon (Pat) Mims, Rockingham, NC Sidney Wells (Claudia) Mims, III, Harleyville, SC Brother: Henry Mizell Sister: Doreta (Richard) Bishop both of Harleyville, SC Grandchildren: Scott Mims, Roanoke, VA Charlotte Carter, Rockingham, NC Nichole Wills, Lexington, KY Jenny Mullican, and Jeromy Mims, Harleyville, SC Jill Mims, Chattanooga, TN Great-grandchildren: James Mims, Jackson Carter, Noah Wills, Jaime Wills, Miranda Mims, Jason Mims, Joshua Mims, Sidney Mullican, and Christopher Mullican. Services: 16 Nov 2002, Saturday, Bethel United Methodist Church. Burial: will follow in Church Cemetery. [Source: The Post & Courier Newspaper, 15 Nov 2002, Friday.]

MINOR, OKNAM CHUNG DOB: 29 Jan 1947 POB: Seoul, Korea Mother: Kim Chung Occupation: Homemaker DOD: 5 Nov 2002, Tuesday POD: Charleston Hospital Survivors: Spouse: Thomas Minor of Summerville, SC Son: Charles Parker Granddaughter, Cheyenne Destiny Parker both of Moncks Corner, Berkeley, SC Services: 7 Nov 2002, Parks Funeral Home Burial: Summerville Cemetery [Source: The Post & Courier Newspaper, 7 Nov 2002, Thursday.]

MITCHELL, VIVIAN Services: 30 December 2002, Monday, in Mt. Calvary Pentecostal Holiness Church, Jamestown, SC Interment: will follow in church cemetery, directed by Dial-Murray Funeral Home, Moncks Corner, Berkeley, SC [Source: The Post & Courier Newspaper, 30 December 2002, Monday.]

Joseph Chastine Mitchum, 71, of Bethera, S.C., a retired welder for Santee Cooper, died May 15, 2006, in a North Charleston hospital. Arrangements were directed by Dial-Murray Funeral Home, Moncks Corner.

Michael Lamar Mitchum, 48, of Mount Pleasant, SC, husband of Cheryl Phillips Mitchum, died on July 13, 2006. A graveside service was held, Sunday, July 16 at Halfway Creek Cemetery, Highway 41, Huger, SC. Arrangements were made by J. Henry Stuhr, Inc. of Mount Pleasant Chapel. Michael was born June 15, 1958, in Charleston, SC, son of the late John Troy Mitchum and Margaret Brown Mitchum. He was the Town Planner for the City of Moncks Corner, SC, and attended Trident Technical College and The Citadel. He is survived by his wife, Cheryl Phillips Mitchum, and a son, Michael Lamar Mitchum, II, both of Mt. Pleasant; two brothers, John W. Mitchum and his wife, Bonnie, of Mt. Pleasant and Robert Mitchum and his wife, Donna, of Texas; a sister, Nancy Hills and her husband, Tony, of Jacksonville, Fla.; a brother-in-law, Stephen Phillips and his wife, Deborah, of North Charleston; nieces, nephews, great nieces and great nephews. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Edward Jones, Inc. to benefit the Mike L. Mitchum Education Fund, 966 Houston Northcutt Boulevard, Mt. Pleasant, SC 29464.

Susie Eugenia "Jean" White Mitchum, 68, of Bethera, died Tuesday at her residence. The funeral will be at 11 a.m., Thursday, at RUSSELL FUNERAL CHAPEL. Burial will be in Berea United Methodist Church Cemetery. Mrs. Mitchum was born December 11, 1937, in Berkeley County, a daughter of George Washington White and Susie Ann Fort White. She was a member of Berea United Methodist Church. She served as pianist for Berea United Methodist Church and Eccles United Methodist Church. Surviving are her husband, Marvin G. Mitchum, Sr., of Bethera; son, Marvin G. (M.G.) Mitchum, Jr., of Bethera; two daughters, Caroline M. Knight of Hiawassee, GA; Martha Ann Mitchum of Bethera; brother, Louis W. White of Shulerville; three grandchildren, Christopher Mobley, III, Marvin G. (Trey) Mitchum, III, and Christiana K. Mitchum. Friends may call at RUSSELL FUNERAL CHAPEL, Moncks Corner, from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m., Wednesday evening. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Hospice of Charleston, 3870 Leeds Avenue, North Charleston, SC 29405. .

Charles Alfred Mixon, 56, of Moncks Corner, S.C., the carpentry supervisor for C & G Construction Company, died May 19, 2006, in a Charleston hospital. Arrangements were directed by Dial-Murray Funeral Home, Moncks Corner.

Leonard J. Mixson, 63, of Moncks Corner, a retired Charleston County maintenance employee, died July 13, 2006, at a North Charleston hospital.The funeral was at 11 a.m. July 17 at Russell Funeral Chapel. Burial was in Plantation Memorial Gardens.Mr. Mixson was born August 6, 1942, in Charleston County, SC, a son of Robert B. Mixson, Sr. and Irene Mixon Mixson. He was of the Holiness faith. He was a Mason, Shriner and a member of the Scottish rite.Surviving are his wife, Christina Rodgers Mixson of Moncks Corner; son Leonard J. Mixson, II of Moncks Corner; three daughters, Genna M. Perritte of Summerville, Christel M. Berdan and Tonya M. Mixson both of Moncks Corner; two brothers, Robert B. Mixson, Jr. of Moncks Corner, Dewey Mixson of Hanahan; and 13 grandchildren.Mr. Mixson was preceded in death by a sister, Sarah Mixson Winklepleck.

MIZELL, GEORGE, SR. DOB: 9 Oct 1925, Moorehead City, NC Age: 77 Years Parents: Clarence Hyatt Mizzell, Sr and Dora Styron Mizell Education: Schools in Charleston, SC; Grad of the Citadel Military: U.S. Navy Veteran of WW II and Korea Occupation: Retired after twenty years with IBM Retired a second time from McDonnell Douglas Hobbies: Fishing Religion: Christian and a Baptist by profession of faith. DOD: Thursday, 24 Oct 2002, Parrish Medical Center Survivors: Wife of 55 years: Viola McGowen Mizell Sons: George R. Mizzell, Jr. of St. Marys, GA Richard Alan Mizell of Merritt Island, FL Daughter-in-law: Carolyn Mizell Grandsons: Richard Alan, II, Kyle and Matthew. Sisters: Lena M. Racioppa of Huger, Berkeley, SC; Ann M. Winters of Hanahan, Berkeley, SC Sister-in-laws: Evanelle M. Hall of Daphne, AL, Sissy M. Brinson of Hanahan, Berkeley, SC Margie M. Dobson of North Charleston, SC Many nieces and nephews. Services: Monday, 4 Nov 2002, Brevard Memorial Park, Coca. Burial will be private. Brevard Funeral Home. [Source: Post and Courier Newspaper, Tuesday, 29 Oct 2002.]

MIZZELL, CHRIS “EIGHT BALL” EUGENE DOB: 29 June 1940, in Charleston, SC Age: 62 years Parents: Christian Hugo Mizzell (dec’d) & Effie Mitchum Mizzell (dec’d) Residence: Summerville, SC Occupation: Altman Dodge Dealership, mechanic, retired DOD: Tuesday, 28 Jan 2003, at his home Survivors: Wife: Betty Jo Bledsoe Mizzell Daughters: Cheryl Baize of Charleston, SC, Sandra Fillers of Johns Island, SC, Cynthia Hood of Ladson, SC, Sherri Weaver of Summerville, SC, and Debbie Reno of Charleston, SC Sons: Robert Mizell of Ladson, SC, Steven Mizzell of Summerville, SC, Jerry Parker of Omaha, NE, Mark Parker of Regis Falls, NY, and Michael Parker of Hanahan, Berkeley Co., SC Grandchildren: 23 Brothers: Edward Arnold Mizzell of Huger, Berkeley Co., SC, and Bobby Vernon of Goose Creek, Berkeley Co., SC Services: Friday, 31 Jan 2003, Carolina Memorial Funeral Home Chapel, 7113 Rivers Ave., North Charleston, SC Burial: to follow at Carolina Memorial Park. [Source: The Post & Courier Newspaper, Thursday, 30 Jan 2003.]

Mary D. Montgomery of Moncks Corner, SC died July 4, 2006, in Moncks Corner. Funeral services were held July 8 at Moncks Corner AME Church with the Rev. Dr. Lee C. Bines and Rev. Richard C.K. Harkness officiating. Burial, directed by Gethers Funeral Home, was in Old Nazareth Cemetery. Mrs. Montgomery was born May 25, 1925, in Clarendon County, daughter of Pinckney Dinkins and Marie Conyers Dinkins. She attended Clarendon County schools. She was first a member of Zion Hill Missionary Baptist Church and later Macedonia Fire Baptized Holiness Church where she served in the Missionary Society and on the Deacon Board. After moving to Moncks Corner, Mrs. Montgomery became a member of Wesley United Methodist Church. She was the widow of James (Fine) Montgomery. Surviving are: three sons, James (Emma) Montgomery, Jr. of Cambria Heights, Queens, NY, Pinckney Montgomery of Sumter, SC and John H. Montgomery of Nashville, Tenn.; four daughters, Minnie I. Pittman and Geraldine (John) Ross of Newark, NJ, Elease M. (Leroy) Pack of Moncks Corner, and Ann Glover of Martinez, Ga.; a special daughter, Lillie M. Bowman; three brothers, James (Ivory) Dinkins of Monroe, NJ, Willie Dinkins of Paxville, SC and Richard (Inez) Dinkins of Newark, NJ; two sisters, Clara Breedlove and Laura Collins both of Newark, NJ; two sisters-in-law, Lillie Johnson of Queens, NY and Queenie Montgomery of Elloree, SC; twenty-six grandchildren; forty-two great-grandchildren.

MOORE, THELMA MICHAU DOB:2 Oct 1920; Age: 82 years POB: Sutton’s Community of Williamsburg, SC Father: Eddie Michau (deceased) Mother: Daisy Ward Michau (deceased) Spouse: George P. Moore (deceased) Religion: Twin Pine Church of God of Prophecy DOD: 4 Nov 2002, Monday POD: McLeod Regional Medical Center in Florence, SC Surviving: Son: Dale Moore of Andrews, SC Daughters: Linda Litchfield Powell of Andrews, SC Faye Moore of Macedonia, Berkeley, SC Ruby Lee Thomas of Orangeburg, SC Grandchildren: nine Great-grandchildren: fourteen nieces and nephews Predeceased: Son: George Preston Moore, Jr. Brother: Olin Michau Sisters: Odie Wilson, Mizzie Wilson, Sally Lambert, Leila Jane Michau, and Jessie Moore Services: 6 Nov 2002, Wednesday, at Twin Pine Church of God of Prophecy Burial: will follow in the Churchyard Andrews Chapel of Mayer Funeral Home [Source: The Post & Courier Newspaper, 6 Nov 2002, Wednesday.]

MORRIS, MRS. CORRIE MAE BAILEY Residence: Moncks Corner, Berkeley Co., SC Age: 87 years Occupation: Berkeley Manufacturing, bookkeeper, retired DOD: Thursday, 17 January 2003 in a Charleston Hospital Services: Sunday, 19 January 2003, Chapel of Dial-Murray Funeral Home, Moncks Corner, Berkeley Co., SC Interment: Johnson Cemetery, Beaverdam [Source: The Post & Courier Newspaper, Sat., 18 Jan 2003 & Sun. 19 Jan 2003.]

Elton Eugene Morris, 46, of Moncks Corner, SC, a construction worker, died Sat., Aug. 26, 2006 in Berkeley County.The funeral was held Wed., Aug. 30, at the Graveside in Berkeley Memorial Gardens. Directed by Dial-Murray Funeral Home, Moncks Corner.Mr. Morris was born July 16, 1960, in New Smyrna Beach, FL, a son of Eugene Morris and Josephine Tarbell "Jo" Morris. He was a member of the International Church of God. Surviving are, his wife, Susan Fetkenhauer Morris; his parents of McBeth; a daughter, Crystal Jeanne Morris of Charleston; two sons, Elton E. Morris, II, of Aiken and Joseph C. Morris of Moncks Corner; a step daughter, Richelle Vargo of Moncks Corner; three step sons, Matthew Vargo of Moncks Corner, and Christopher Schroeder and Jamie Schroeder both of Lomira, Wisconsin; two sisters, Pamela Nolen of McBeth and Jennifer Bryant of Bismarck, ND; and his grandparents, Lucille and Travis Burdette of Alvarado, TX. Pallbearers were Jeremy Bryant, Kyle Bryant, Tom Pruitt, Wayne Budd, Donny Adams, and Chris Smith.

MORRIS, LEMUEL HAMPTON “BUSTER” DOB: 25 May 1955; Age: 47 years POB: Moncks Corner, Berkeley, SC Father: John M. Morris Mother: Edna Mitchum Morris Education: Macedonia High School graduate Occupation: Reliance Corntec, Maintenance supervisor Organizations: Macedonia Volunteer Fire Department Oceda Hunting Club Religion: Methodist DOD: 4 December 2002, Wednesday POD: residence: Bethera, SC Survivors: Wife: Jane Mitchum Morris Daughter: Chelsea Morris of Bethera, SC Sisters: Patricia M. Higgins of Moncks Corner, Berkeley, SC Lorita F. Just of Bertha, SC Brothers: John U. ”Bo” Morris James L. Morris Michael R. Morris John M. Morris all of Bertha, SC Services: 7 December 2002, Saturday, Bethel Baptist Church, Bertha, SC Interment: will follow in C. B. Mitchum Memorial Cemetery, Bethera, SC directed by Dial-Murray Funeral Home Moncks Corner, Berkeley, SC [Source: The Post & Courier Newspaper, 6 December 2002, Friday.]

MORRIS, WALTER SAMUEL DOB: 24 December 1915; Age: 86 years POB: Bloomingvale Community, Williamsburg, SC Father: Henry Richard Morris (deceased) Mother: Daisy Gertrude Fulton Morris (deceased) Occupation: International Paper Co. employee Morris Grocery in the Bloomingvale Community for several years Religion: Elim United Methodist Church Predeceased: Son: Phillip Morris Brothers: Wilbur Morris & Tom Morris Sisters: Lilac Parsons, Sadie Barrineau, & Mary Morris DOD: 23 December 2002, Monday POD: residence, Andrews, SC Survivors: Spouse: Essie Ruth Jenkins Morris of Andrews, SC Daughter: Martha M. (husband: Mike) Foxworth of Andrews, SC Sons: Tommy (wife: Rhonda) Morris of Andrews, SC Gerald (wife: Cathy) of Chisago, MN Brother: Robert Morris of Andrews, SC Sisters: Ruth Baker and Wava Parker, both of Georgetown, SC Grandchildren: 10 Great-grandchildren: 12 Services: 26 December 2002, Thursday, Elim United Methodist Church Burial: will follow in the churchyard [Source: The Post & Courier Newspaper, 25 December 2002, Wednesday.]

Moncks Corner, May 18 1942. Morris J. Motte: Funeral services were held this afternoon at Parks Funeral home in Summerville for Morris J. Motte who died at his home in Berkeley County Saturday night. Services were conducted by the Rev. James E. James and the Rev. B. F. Covington; burial was in Boone Hill Methodist cemetery. Masonic rites were conducted at the grave by Berkeley Lodge No. 269 of which Mr. Motte was an honorary life member. W.E. Law directed the Masonic service. Mr. Motte was eighty-seven years old and was born at Exeter Plantation. He was a direct descendant of Colonel William Rhett Alexander Broughton and Isaac Motte and on his maternal side was a distant cousin of the late Marshal Haig, British World War I leader. He was twice married, first to Miss Georgie Jones; she died some years ago and his second wife, the former Miss Jane Sweat, survives him. Mr. Motte was President of the Barrows Democratic Club for sixty-two years and served as Berkeley representative in the legislature. He was also a magistrate for a number of years. [Source: “Obituary of Morris J. Motte,” original newspaper clipping, dated May 18, 1942, Charleston, SC, transcribed by J.C. Block]

Mrs. Mary Jane Sweatt Motte, widow of Morris J. Motte, died here Friday at the home of a niece, Mrs. Harris Manning of 2300 Mount Pleasant St. Funeral services will be held at Bonne [sic] Hill Methodist Church cemetery, with the Rev. J. E. Tysinger officiating, according to the Parks Funeral Home of Summerville. Pallbearers will be B.R. Sweatt, H.M. Sweatt, S.J. Sweatt, R.H. Magee, D.W. Jolly and W.G. Charpie. A native of Summerville, Mrs. Motte was 90 years old. She was a daughter of Middleton Sweatt and Mrs. Carolina Patrick Sweatt, and a member of Boone Hill Methodist Church. Surviving are several nieces and nephews and several grandnieces and grandnephews. [Source: “Obituary of Mrs. Morris J. Motte,” original newspaper clipping, dated April 16, 1961, Charleston, SC, transcribed by J.C. Block. Note: The surname Sweatt is actually spelled Sweat]

MOULTRIE, JESSIE, SR. DOD: None Survivors: Son: Jermiah (wife: Barbara) Moultrie of Baltimore, MD Rayford (wife: Donnell) Moultrie of Bronx, NY Rev. Walcott (wife: Dinna) Moultrie Gilbert (wife: Sylvia) Moultrie, Sr. Daughter: Mrs. Glennie Mae (husband Ulysses) Greene Mrs. Annie Bell (husband: Elroy Sr.) Fayall Mrs. Carolyn M. (husband Adam, Jr.) Brown Mrs. Deloris M. Jamison, all of Alvin, SC Sister, Mrs. Ella Williams of Alvin, SC Grandchildren: 25 Great-grandchildren: 39 Services: 4 December 2002, Wednesday, in Bethlehem Baptist Church, Alvin, SC Interment: will follow in church cemetery. directed by Gethers Funeral Home, Inc. Moncks Corner, Berkeley, SC. [Source: The Post & Courier Newspaper, 3 December 2002, Tuesday.]

MUELLER, HENRY ERNEST MAX DOB: 4 June 1922; Age: 80 years POB: Miranda, SD Father: Max Mueller (deceased) Mother: Margarete Mueller (deceased) Military: US Navy, Pearl Harbor survivor, ret Senior Chief Occupation: Goldmine Pawn Shop, owner Predeceased: Spouse: Dorothy Mueller Son: Karl Mueller DOD: 15 December 2002, Sunday POD: residence, Moncks Corner, Berkeley, SC Cause of death: long illness Survivors: Sons: David Mueller of Seffner, FL John L. (wife: Diane) Mueller of Moncks Corner, Berkeley, SC Brothers: Erwin Mueller of Champion, MI Richard Mueller of Moncks Corner, Berkeley, SC Grandchildren: J. C. Mueller, Max Mueller, & Dorothy Mueller Great-grandson: J. J. Mueller Services: 19 December 2002, Thursday, graveside Riverview Memorial Park, 3715 Azalea Drive, Charleston, SC 29405 [Source: The Post & Courier Newspaper, 18 December 2002, Wednesday.]

MURRAY, HELEN KELLEY DOB: 31 October 1915; Age: 87 years POB: Wahalla, SC Father: Waddy B. Kelley Mother: Hortence Taylor Kelly Religion: Highland Park Baptist Church Predeceased: Spouse: Louis Tupper Murray Son: John P. Murray, Sr. DOD: 4 December 2002, Wednesday POD: local hospital Survivors: Sons: Thomas E. (wife: Mary) Murray of Hanahan, Berkeley, SC Louis B. (wife: Shirley) Murray of Charleston, SC John P. (wife: Melissa) Murray of N. Charleston, SC James T. (wife: Tisha) Murray of N. Charleston, SC Brothers: Allen Kelley of Walhalla, SC Jack (wife: Ruth) Kelley of Walhalla, SC Grandchildren: Kerrie Meyer Thomas E. Murray, Jr. Lori Meyer Tew several more not named Great-grandchildren: Ashlynn & Blake Murray, and others not named Services: 7 December 2002, Saturday, at Carolina Memorial Funeral Home Burial: will follow in Carolina Memorial Park [Source: The Post & Courier Newspaper, 6 December 2002, Friday.]

Melwood Blanton Murray, 86, of Moncks Corner, died Sunday at her residence. The funeral will be at 2 p.m., Wednesday, at RUSSELL FUNERAL CHAPEL. Burial will be in Berkeley Memorial Gardens. Mrs. Murray was born April 9, 1920 in Lebanon, SC, a daughter of Samuel Mouzon Blanton and Zadie Cornelius Salisbury Blanton. She was a member of Lebanon United Methodist Church. She was the widow of Joseph Edward Murray. Surviving are a daughter-Debbie M. Zink of Moncks Corner; son-Edward S. "Butch" Murray of Moncks Corner; brother-Henry M. Blanton of Lebanon; two sisters-Fannie B. Owens and Mary B. (Donald) Singletary both of Lebanon; five grandchildren; 15 great grandchildren; caregiver-Mynda Poff. Friends may call at RUSSELL FUNERAL CHAPEL, Moncks Corner, from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m., Tuesday evening. Memorials may be made to Lutheran Hospice, 3525 Iron Horse Drive, Ladson, SC 29456. Mrs. Murray was preceded in death by a son-Edward Jerome Murray and a brother-Robert Dale Blanton. Published in the Charleston Post & Courier on 9/26/2006.

Diane Leta Cosner Murta, 48, of Moncks Corner, SC, a telephone operator for Wal Mart, died Aug. 23, 2006, at her residence. The memorial service was held 3 p.m. Aug. 27 in the Moncks Corner Seventh Day Adventist Church. Pastor Mario Munoz and Bonnie M. Connelly officiated. Mrs. Murta was born June 10, 1958, in Belleville, Ill., a daughter of Joseph L. Cosner and Joyce K. Horn Cosner. She was a member of the Moncks Corner Seventh Day Adventist Church. Mrs. Murta served on the Moncks Corner Mayors Committee for the Employment of People with Disabilities where she was awarded the Mayors Award in 1992 and 2002. In 1992, she was the keynote speaker for the ceremony. Surviving are her husband, Douglas E. Murta; her mother of Goose Creek; a son and daughter-in-law, Michael J. and Julie Varner of Moncks Corner; a brother Joseph L. Cosner, II of Goose Creek; dearest friend, Ron Rhames of Orangeburg; caregiver, Rebecca Brewer; and many friends.

MYERS, GERTRUDE OUTEN DOB: 16 Oct 1924, Georgia Age: 78 years Residence: Summerville, SC Nursing Home Parents: John C. Outen and Eunice Outen Religion: Wassamassaw Baptist Church Widow of: Ubie Myers DOD: Thursday, 14 Nov 2002, in a Summerville Nursing Home. Survivors: Sons: James L. “Buster” Myers of Moncks Corner, Berkeley, SC David C. Myers of New Hope Clarence R. “Roy” Myers of Summerville, SC Charles W. Myers of St. Stephens, Berkeley, SC Daughters: Annette M. Powers of Georgetown, SC Joyce A. Mizzell of Moncks Corner, Berkeley, SC Stepsons: Virgil Myers of James Island John C. Myers of Johns Island Ubie W. Myers of Edisto Beach Bobbie Myers of Mississippi Sister: Henrietta O. Bunch of Orangeburg 30 grandchildren 16 great-grandchildren 1 great great-grandchild. Services: Memorials made to Wassamassaw Baptist Church, Russell Funeral Chapel Moncks Corner, Berkeley, SC [Source: Post and Courier Newspaper, Saturday, 16 Nov 2002.]

MYERS, JOHN CLEVELAND Residence: John’s Island Age: 70 years DOB: Thursday, 1 September 1932 in Moncks Corner, Berkeley Co., SC Parents: Ubie Myers & Nettie Scott Myers Occupation: Charleston County Fleet Operations, retired mechanic Military: US Army Korean War, received two purple hearts, Korean Service Medal, 2 Bronze Service Stars, UN Service Medal Volunteer: Disabled Veterans Association, member, Roderick G. Patterson Chapter #77, West Ashley & Stono Boat Clubs, and COPS (Concerns of Police Survivors) Religion: Stone Baptist Church DOD: Thursday, 2 January 2003 Survivors: Wife of 49 years: Edith lee Carter Myers Sons: John C. Myers, Jr. of Johns Island and Robert L. Myers of Ladson, SC Daughter: Elaine Wilkie of Ladson, SC Brothers: Virgil R. Myers of James Island, Ubie Myers of Cottageville and Rev. J. Robert Myers of Columbus, MS Half-brothers: Edward, David, Ray, and Charlie Myers, all of Moncks Corner, Berkeley Co., SC Half-sisters: Annette Rodgers of CA, and Joyce Ann Mizell of Moncks Corner, SC Stepmother: Gertrude Myers of Moncks Corner, SC Grandchildren: eight Great-grandchildren: three Services: Saturday, 4 January 2003 at graveside in Live Oak Memorial Gardens Funeral Home: James A. McAlister Funeral Home, 1620 Savannah Hwy. [Source: The Post & Courier Newspaper, Friday, 3 January 2003.]



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