Obituaries, September 25, 2013

  • Thursday, September 26, 2013


Genether Eaddy, age 98, of Johnsonville, S.C.
James Edward Nesmith, age 64, Johnsonville, S.C.
Larine Wilson, age 72, of Lake City, S.C.


Doras “Lamar” Campbell

Doras “Lamar” Campbell, age 76, of Georgetown died Saturday, Sept. 21, 2013, at his residence.
Mr. Campbell was born in Kings Mountain, NC on May 19, 1937, a son of the late Troy Lamar Campbell and Helen Carter Campbell.  
He grew up in Georgetown and graduated from Winyah High School, where he was a member of the football team.  
Mr. Campbell retired after 46 years with International Paper Company and belonged to its Quarter Century Club.  
He was an avid hunter and fisherman and enjoyed boating.  Mr. Campbell was a member of First Baptist Church.
Surviving are his wife, Bobbie Owens Campbell of Georgetown; a son, Lamar “Rock” Campbell Jr. of Hanahan; two daughters, Angela C. Barrow of Mt. Pleasant, S.C. and Alice Campbell of Georgetown; two step-sons, Michael Rowe of Pawleys Island and Mark Rowe of Augusta, Ga.; three sisters, Betty Megard of Denver, N.C., Peggy Lewis of Palm Harbor, Fla., and Helen Wynn Owens of Georgetown; and five grandchildren, Rusty Campbell, Brandie L. Cooper, John “Alix” Horton IV, Elizabeth Barrow, and Elliott Barrow III.
In addition to his parents, Mr. Campbell was predeceased by his second wife, Betty Johnson Campbell; and a sister, Patricia Cribb.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Wednesday morning, Sept. 25, 2013, at the Georgetown Chapel of Mayer Funeral Home.  
Officiating will be the Rev. Dr. Ted A. Sherrill and the Rev. H. John Cribb Jr.  
Burial will follow at Pennyroyal Memorial Gardens.
The family received friends from 6 to 8 p.m. on Tuesday evening, Sept. 24, 2013, at the Georgetown Chapel of Mayer Funeral Home.
Sign a guestbook at: www.mayerfuneralhome.com.
Memorials are suggested to: Tidelands Community Hospice, Inc., 2591 N. Fraser St., Georgetown, SC 29440.

Lucius Driggers Jr.

Lucius Bardin Driggers Jr., age 82, the beloved husband of Vernie JoAnn Avant Driggers of Andrews, went home to be with the Lord on Thursday morning, Sept. 19, 2013, at Ralph H. Johnson VA Medical Center.
Mr. Driggers was born the son of Lucius Bardin Driggers and Neppie Brown Tubb Driggers on March 31, 1931 in Sorrento, FL.  He was a United States Army Veteran.
Lucius and JoAnn were married on July 16, 1955 and celebrated 58 years together.  Their home was blessed with:  seven children, Lucius Bardin “Bart” Driggers, III, Jonathan Craig (Kathy) Driggers, Clint Steele Driggers, Maria Lynn (Vincent) Cleversey, LuAnn D. Woods, Toni D. Glancy, and Joni Beth (Steven) Nesbitt;  14 grandchildren and  21 great-grandchildren.  He also leaves behind a sister, Carolyn Diane (Rabon) McKenzie.
He was predeceased by:  his parents, and a great-granddaughter, Sarah Elizabeth Smith.
A graveside service with military honors was held at 3 p.m. on Monday, Sept. 23, 2013, at The Shed at The River, directed by the Andrews Chapel of McKenzie Funeral Home.
Visitation was from 4 to 6 p.m. on Sunday, Sept. 22, 2013 at The Shed @ The River, 353 Trussell Rd., Andrews, SC, 29510.     
McKenzie Funeral Home is honored to serve the Driggers family.  Online condolences may be sent to McKenziechapels.com.

Ebony Parson

Ebony LaPhaire Spann Parson, age 28, formerly of Georgetown, died Sept. 14, 2013 in Conway, S.C.
Mrs. Parson was born April 28, 1985, a daughter of Wilma Spann and Samuel Reed Jr.
Funeral services were held on Thursday, Sept. 19, 2013 at Lighthouse of Jesus Christ, conducted by Rev. Kelly Spann.
Burial followed at Morning Glory Cemetery.
Survivors include her husband, John Anthony Parson, Georgetown; her mother, Wilma Spann; step-children, Caleb A. Parson, John Anthony Parson Jr.; and siblings, LaQuita Spann, Keisha Spann, Samuel Reed III (Ramona), Gwendolyn Thomason (Joey), Mingo Reed, Kissey Spann, Dominque Spann, Terrence Spann, Aften Spann, Samantha Spann, LaRhonda Grant, Kevin McCraven, Neeka McCraven and Antonio McCraven.
Funeral services were entrusted to Wilds Funeral Home, LLC.

Gregory Paugh

Gregory “Greg” William Paugh, 54, Murrells Inlet died Thursday, Sept. 19, 2013, at Tidelands Community Hospice House in Georgetown.
Mr. Paugh was born in Washington, D.C. on March 6, 1959, a son of Mary Ann Edelen Paugh Croco (Richard) and the late Lawrence William Paugh Jr.  
He grew up in Beltsville, Md. and graduated in 1978 from High Point High School.  
Mr. Paugh later relocated to Murrells Inlet and worked for Keesee Construction Company in Pawleys Island.  
He was a dedicated worker and had the talent to construct and build anything and everything.  
Mr. Paugh was an animal lover and had a great love for his partner Lisa Fry and their son, Nicholas.
In addition to his mother and her husband, and his partner and their son, Mr. Paugh is survived by three sisters, Cheryl DeHaven (Brian), Carol Foster (John), and Lori Paugh; two brothers, Glenn and Daniel Paugh; and five nieces and nephews, Cristina, Kyle, Brent, Kalynn, and Connor.  
He was predeceased by a nephew, Shawn DeHaven.
Sign a guestbook at www.mayerfuneralhome.com.
Memorial services will be held at a later date.
The family suggests memorials to: Tidelands Community Hospice, Inc., 2591 N. Fraser St., Georgetown, SC 29440.
The Georgetown Chapel of Mayer Funeral Home is assisting the family.

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