WALTERBORO, S.C. - Mrs. Iva Lee Nora Stutts Headden, 93, of Hampton Street, Walterboro, entered into eternal rest Saturday, August 3, 2014 at Colleton Medical Center surrounded by her loving family. She was the widow of the late Northern Headden.
WALTERBORO, S.C. -Mrs. Madeleine Ozmore Boatwright, 80, of Walterboro, entered into rest Friday morning, March 28, 2014, at the Lake Crossing Health Center in Appling, Georgia near where she has spent the last few years of her life in Augusta. She
LODGE, S.C. - Mrs. LaVerne Morgan Bell, 87, of Lodge, SC, entered into eternal rest Thursday morning, September 26, 2013 at her residence. She was the wife of the late Robert James "Bob" Bell. Funeral services will be held 11 o'clock, Tuesday,
HAMPTON, S.C. - Mr. Lewis Benjamin Sam Gooding, of Pocataligo Road, Hampton, went home to be with his Lord Friday, December 21, 2012 at his residence. Funeral services will be held 3 pm, Sunday, December 23, 2012 at Sandy Run Baptist Church.
WALTERBORO, S.C. - Mrs. Eva Greta Harrison Williams, 78, of Walterboro and a former resident of Olar, entered into rest Friday evening, June 21, 2013, at her residence. She was the loving wife of sixty years before his death in 2010 to the late Mr.
AUGUSTAFuneral set today for wreck victim Services will be today for an Augusta man killed in a one-car wreck in south Augusta late Monday night. Dietrich W. "Dee" Oellerich III, 20, died after being ejected from his truck when it hit a tree in the 2900 block of Mims Road, said Richmond County Sheriff's Department Capt. P.A. Williams.
FAIRFAX, S.C. - Mr. Laurie Franklin Jowers, 95, of O'Neal Avenue, Fairfax, entered into eternal rest Monday, May 16, 2011 at his residence. Funeral services will be held 2 pm, Wednesday, May 18, 2011 at First Baptist Church of Fairfax. Interment will follow in Barnwell Memory Gardens. Mr. Jowers
FAIRFAX, S.C. - Mr. Laurie Franklin Jowers, 95, of O'Neal Avenue, Fairfax, entered into eternal rest Monday, May 16, 2011 at his residence. Funeral services will be held 2 pm, Wednesday, May 18, 2011 at First Baptist Church of Fairfax. Interment
BRUNSON, S.C. - Chief Instructor Edgardo Rodriguez, Unites States Army Ranger Airborne (Ret), affectionately known by many as "Ed", age 59, of 300 Railroad Avenue, Brunson, entered into eternal rest Saturday, December 19, 2009 at his residence, after a long and courageous battle with cancer. Funeral services will be held 2 pm, Tuesday, December 22, 2009 at the Brice W. Herndon and Sons Funeral Home, Varnville-Hampton Chapel. Interment with full military honors will follow in Hampton Cemetery. Mr. Rodriguez was born May 9, 1950 in Fajardo, Puerto Rico and was a son of Lydia Velez Rodriguez and the late Gregory Rodriguez. He served his country faithfully in the Unites States Army Special Forces, having served in Vietnam, Granada, Panama and the Old Guard. During his enlistment he was a Purple Heart and Bronze Star recipient; and received numerous other medal and commendations. At the time of his retirement, he was a Drill Instructor and had achieved the distinguished rank of Chief Instructor Basic Rifle Marksmanship. He attended Brunson Baptist Church. Ed was an avid outdoorsman who enjoyed hunting, fishing and especially golfing. He was also a member of the APA (American Pool Players Association). He will be remembered as someone who was very generous and enjoyed life to the fullest; but more importantly as someone who loved his family dearly. He loved spending time with his children and grandchildren. Ed also enjoyed translating for the courts and doctor's offices whenever they needed him. He also taught the English language to anyone wanting to learn. Surviving are: his wife, Patricia Ann Sheffield Rodriguez of Brunson; mother, Lydia Velez Rodriguez of Brunson; children, Donna Mixon and her husband Chip of Varnville, Derryl Godbee of Varnville, Nick Rodriguez of Columbia, Crystal Rivers and her husband Kevin of Brunson, Ily Benick and her husband Brad of Columbia, Joshua Rodriguez of Pensacola, FL and Jonothan Rodriguez of Frederick, Maryland; grandchildren, Casey and Dylan Mixon of Varnville, Ansleigh Godbee of Varnville, and John and Wiley Rivers of Brunson; and sister, Carmen A. Davilla of Rio Grande, Puerto Rico. Although words are not enough, the family would like to express their sincerest thanks to Agape Hospice, his caregivers- Mary, Haley, Deloris, Don and Dr. Vega; members of Brunson Baptist Church, their friends and the community for the love and support they have given them during this time. For those that wish, memorial messages and thoughts may be sent to the family at: www.briceherndonfuneralhome.com . Flowers will be accepted or memorials may be made to: Agape Hospice, 433 First Avenue, Ridgeland, SC 29936. Visitation will be held Monday evening from 6 until 8 pm at The Brice W. Herndon and Sons Funeral Home, Varnville-Hampton Chapel, 1074 Yemassee Highway, Varnville. 803.943.5016. Sign the guestbook at AugustaChronicle.com
GALIVANTS FERRY, S.C. - Mr. Dargon M. Smith, Jr., affectionately known by all as "Buck", age 69, of Sand Field Court in Galivants Ferry, South Carolina, entered into his eternal rest Saturday evening, September 12, 2009, at the Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston following a long and courageously fought battle. Funeral services will be conducted 11 o'clock Tuesday morning, September 15, 2009, from The Brice W. Herndon and Sons Funeral Chapel, Walterboro with The Reverend Jerome Hodge and The Reverend Marty Cox officiating. Interment will follow in Little Swamp United Methodist Church Cemetery, Smoaks. Mr. Smith was born July 11, 1940, in Walterboro and was a son of the late Dargon M. Smith, Sr. and the late Mattie Taylor Smith. He was a retired Iron Worker from the Savannah River Site at Aiken where he devoted many years of hard labor and service. He was a true Christian and servant of God. He was a member of Mount Trolley Freewill Baptist Church in Galivants Ferry and his true legacy of serving and his love for the Lord will always be fondly recalled. Surviving are: his beloved wife of forty-nine years, Mrs. Sue Frasier Smith; seven children, Eddie Smith of Aynor, Dargon Smith and his wife Wendy of Aynor, Matthew Smith and his wife Lillie of Waynesville, Missouri, Wayne James of Summerville, Rose Ann Webster and her husband Daniel of Walterboro, Patricia James of Aynor and David Smith of Walterboro; and three sisters, Patricia Smoak of Smoaks, Betty Fischer of Parotsville, Tennessee, and Keith Black of Smoaks. There are fourteen grandchildren and three great grandchildren that also survive. Memorial messages and thoughts may be left for the family as a condolence by visiting: www.brice herndonfuneralhome.com. Family and friends are invited to call from 6:00 until 8:00 this Monday evening at The Brice W. Herndon and Sons Funeral Homes, Walterboro Chapel, 1193 Bells Highway, Walterboro, 843.538. 5408. Sign the guestbook at AugustaChronicle.com