Obituaries, June 24, 2013

  • Monday, June 24, 2013

Glen Ard

Glen Ard, 72, of Hemingway, S.C. passed away on Saturday, June 22, 2013, at his home.
Mr. Ard was born in Hemingway, a son of the late Preston B. and Ruby Stone Ard.
He was retired and was a member of the Poplar Hill Free Will Baptist Church, where he served as a Deacon and Sunday School superintendent.
He graduated from Hemingway High School and loved hunting, fishing, and sports of all kinds.
Surviving are his wife, Dorothy Tyler Ard; children, Allen (Kathie) Ard, Eyvonne (Brooks) Carter and Penny (Calvester) Ard; six grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; and brothers, Horace (Jackie) Ard, Vance (Linda) Ard, Larry (Pansy) Ard, and Johnny (Tommie Ann) Ard.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Monday, June 24, 2013, in the Poplar Hill Free Will Baptist Church.
Burial, directed by Morris Funeral Home of Hemingway, will be in the church cemetery.
The family received friends from 5 to 7 p.m. on Sunday, June 23, 2013, at the Poplar Hill Free Will Baptist Church, 2345 S. Hwy. 41, Hemingway, SC 29554.
Sign the guestbook at www.morris-funeralhome.com.

Daniel Coutu

Daniel Henry Coutu, 94, of Georgetown, widower of Kathryn Olivia Mercer Coutu, died Friday, June 21, 2013, at Tidelands Community Hospice House.
Mr. Coutu was born in West Warwick, R.I. on March 12, 1919, a son of the late Dieudonne Maxim Coutu and Agnes Nora Goozey Coutu.  
He grew up in Moosup, Conn.  
Mr. Coutu served in the Army Air Corps during World War II and was stationed in Georgetown.  
He later worked with the City of Georgetown Police Department for 19 years and was its first motorcycle police officer.  
Mr. Coutu also worked for several automobile dealerships.  
He was a member of Trinity United Methodist Church in Andrews and a former member of Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church in Georgetown.  
Mr. Coutu was a loving husband, father, grandfather, and great-grandfather.
Surviving are a son, Daniel P. Coutu (Tonda) of Salisbury, N.C.; a daughter, Kathy C. Hemingway (Sel) of Andrews; six grandchildren; and 16 great-grandchildren.  
In addition to his wife and parents, Mr. Coutu was predeceased by a brother, Leo Paul Coutu.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Monday morning, June 24, 2013, at Trinity United Methodist Church.  
Officiating will be the Rev. Dr. Ben Gafford.  
Burial will follow in Oak Grove United Methodist Churchyard.
The family received friends from 3 to 5 p.m. on Sunday afternoon, June 23, 2013, at the Georgetown Chapel of Mayer Funeral Home.
Sign a guestbook at: www.mayerfuneralhome.com.
Memorials are suggested to:  Trinity United Methodist Church, 205 S. Rosemary Ave., Andrews, SC 29510 or to Tidelands Community Hospice, Inc., 2591 N. Fraser St., Georgetown, SC 29440.

George Marlowe Jr.

George Scott Marlowe Jr., 54, husband of Elizabeth Lyne “Beth” Marlowe, passed away on June 21, 2013 in Sevierville, Tenn.
Born on March 3, 1959 in Georgetown, he was a son of George Scott Marlowe Sr. and Amelia Morrison Marlowe.
Mr. Marlowe was a member of Prince George, Winyah Episcopal Church where he was involved in many church activities to include a member of the vestry, a lay reader, and a youth group volunteer. He enjoyed many things in life to include playing golf, fishing, hunting and most of all spending time with his family and friends.
Survivors include his wife of Georgetown; parents of McClellanville; two children; Ashley Moody (Will) of Pawleys Island and Will Marlowe of Georgetown; one grandchild, Elle Moody of Pawleys Island; two brothers, Wade Marlowe (Vicki) and Ross Marlowe (Tracey), all of Georgetown; one nephew, Jake Marlowe; and one niece, Grace Marlowe.
He was preceded in death by a son, George S. “Scottie” Marlowe III.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, June 25, 2013 at Prince George, Winyah Episcopal Church, with the Very Rev. Paul Fuener officiating.
Burial will follow in the church cemetery with a reception to follow in the church rectory yard.
The family will receive friends at the home.
Memorials may be made to Camp Woodie, 9833 Old River Rd. Pinewood, SC 29125, Prince George Preschool, 708 Highmarket St. Georgetown, SC 29440 or to Tara Hall School, 510 Tara Hall Rd. Georgetown, SC 29440.
Graham Funeral Home of Georgetown is in charge of the arrangements (www.grahamfuneralhome.org).

Paul Michau Jr.

Paul Edward Michau Jr., 63, of Andrews died Saturday June 22, 2013, at the Medical University of South Carolina Hospital in Charleston.
Mr. Michau was born December 23, 1949 in Georgetown, a son of the late Bertha Elise Player Michau and Paul Edward Michau Sr.
He was a graduate of Williamsburg High School and Williamsburg Tech, and was an electrician for KBR Company.
He was a member of Spring Gulley Baptist Church.
In addition to his parents, Paul was preceded in death by a brother, Alan Michau; and a sister, Mary Michau Jordan.
Surviving are two brothers, Daryl Michau and Ricky Michau, both of Andrews; and a niece, Amber Nicole Mann of Clemson, S.C.
Graveside funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, June 25, 2013 in Spring Gulley Baptist Church Cemetery.
The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m. on Monday at Williamsburg Funeral Home in Kingstree.
Memorials may be made to Spring Gulley Baptist Church, c/o Amanda Taylor, 2456 US Hwy 521, Andrews, SC 29510.
Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.WilliamsburgFuneralHome.com.

Mildred Sloan

Mildred Moskow Sloan, 93, wife of Lucius Clifton “L.C.” Sloan of Georgetown, died Friday, June 21, 2013, at Georgetown Memorial Hospital.
Mrs. Sloan was born in Sardinia, S.C., a daughter of the late Robert Moskow and Eva Cox Moskow.  
She was a graduate of Andrews High School and Winthrop University, where she was a member of the college basketball team.  
Mrs. Sloan was retired from Georgetown Memorial Hospital after 22 years of employment.  
She also worked at International Paper Company for 15 years.  
After retirement, Mrs. Sloan continued working in her home until the age of 88.
Mrs. Sloan was a member of Georgetown Presbyterian Church for 60 years and sang in the church choir for 50 years.  
She was an Honorary Life member of the Presbyterian Women and a member of the Georgetown Memorial Hospital Auxiliary for 50 years.   
Mrs. Sloan loved to bake and decorate cakes and was especially known for her homemade pound cakes.  
She volunteered for numerous church functions, enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren, loved shopping and dining out, and most of all, she loved her “Baby,” L. C., and taking care of him.
Mrs. Sloan was predeceased by a brother, Jerome Moskow and a sister, Naomi Moskow Rowell.
Surviving are her husband of 67 years of Georgetown, whom she wed on July 31, 1946; a son, Lucius Clifton Sloan Jr. (Lea Ann) of Georgetown; a daughter, Cindy Hunt (David) of Whiteville, N. C.; three grandchildren, Luke Johnson (Melanie), Jill Nelson (William), and Megan Sloan; three great grandchildren, Grant Johnson, Sloan Johnson, and Drew Nelson; a brother, Herbert Moskow (Vee) of Denmark; a sister-in-law, Mary Lydia Moskow of Andrews; and a number of nieces and nephews
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Tuesday morning, June 25, 2013, at the Georgetown Presbyterian Church.  
Officiating will be the Rev. Stephen H. Wilkins.  
Burial will follow in Pennyroyal Memorial Gardens.
Sign a guest book at www.mayerfuneralhome.com.
The family suggests memorials to Georgetown Presbyterian Church, 558 Black River Road, Georgetown, SC 29440 or Georgetown Memorial Hospital Auxiliary, P.O. Box 421718, Georgetown, S.C.  29442.

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