Obituaries, May 28, 2014

  • Tuesday, May 27, 2014

Pamela Calhoun

Pamela Calhoun

Pamela Diane Korb Calhoun, age 62, of Mount Pleasant died on Mon., May 26, 2014.

Mrs. Calhoun was born in Columbia on December 27, 1951, a daughter of the late Harry Williams Korb Jr. and Carolyn Campbell Korb.

She grew up in Georgetown and graduated from Winyah High School.

Mrs. Calhoun attended Erskin College, the University of South Carolina, and Horry Georgetown Technical College.

She was a former bank teller and worked for the Berkeley County Coroner’s office for over 10 years.

Mrs. Calhoun lived in Mount Pleasant for the past 10 years and was a member of Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church in Georgetown.

Surviving are her husband, T.S. Calhoun Jr. of Mount Pleasant; a step-son, Rev. T. S. “Buddy” Calhoun III (Diane) of Moncks Corner; a step-daughter, Allison Dennis (Luke) of Moncks Corner; four grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be private.

The family will receive friends on Thurs., May 29, 2014, at the Georgetown Chapel of Mayer Funeral Home from 5 to 7 p.m.

Memorials are suggested to the church or charity of one’s choice.

Frances Carraway

Frances Rebecca “Fanny Beck” Carraway, age 83, of Georgetown died Mon., May 26, 2014, at Tidelands Hospice House.

Memorial services will be private.

The family suggests memorials be made to: Tidelands Community Hospice, Inc., 2591 N. Fraser St., Georgetown, SC 29440, or to St. Frances Animal Center, 125 N. Ridge St., Georgetown, SC 29440.

The Georgetown Chapel of Mayer Funeral Home is assisting the family.

Herbert Greggs

Herbert Leroy Greggs, age 65, of Georgetown died on Sun., May 25, 2014 at the JMS Burn Unit in Augusta, Ga.

Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. on Thurs., May 29, 2014 at Old Mt Carmel Baptist Church, conducted by Rev. James Caraway.

Burial will follow immediately in the church’s Cemetery.

Visitation will be held on Wed., May 28, 2014 at Wilds Courtyard chapel from 6 to 7 p.m.

Mr. Greggs was born on Jan. 11, 1949 a son of the late Herbert Greggs Sr. and Lola Keith Greggs (both deceased).

Survivors include his children, Veronica Sherald and Tawannda Greggs, both of Georgetown; his siblings, Sherbie J. Greggs of Hillside, NJ, and Hattie Greggs Morris of Toms River, NJ.

Funeral arrangements are entrusted to Wilds Funeral Home, LLC.

Catherine Hubbard

Catherine Brent Hubbard of Georgetown, formerly of Lancaster, and beloved wife of 61 years of the late Robert Carl Hubbard, died Thurs. morning, May 22, 2014, at Hospice of Charleston.

Born Aug. 9, 1930, she was the daughter of the late Col. Irl D’Arcy and Catherine Hart Brent.

She grew up in Washington, D.C. graduating from Woodrow Wilson High School.

A graduate of Duke University, she taught primary grades in Durham and Charlotte, NC for seven years before moving to Lancaster where she resided from 1960 to 1989.

She was a member of the Founders Society of Duke University, the National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution, Daughters of the Colonial Wars in the State of South Carolina, Colonial Dames of the XVII Century, Society of the Descendants of the Founders of Hartford, United States Daughters of 1812, NSDAR Winyah Chapter, Georgetown, and a founding member of the National Museum of Women in the Arts.

Mrs. Hubbard was an active member of Duncan Memorial United Methodist Church, Georgetown.

She is survived by her son, Carl Brent Hubbard and his wife, Lori Venn; and their children, Brent Venn Hubbard and Isabel Adele Hubbard; her daughter, Laura Catherine Widmer; and her children, Casey Catherine Widmer and Jeffrey Clifford Widmer; her sister- in-law Audrey Rioux Brent, her sister- in- law, Adele Aaron Williams, and her brother- in- law Julius Clifford Hubbard, Jr. and wife, Margaret.

She was preceded in death by her brother Col. Irl D’Arcy Brent, II, and her brother- in- law Steve C. Williams, Jr.

The family wishes to give thanks to the loving care provided by the staffs of Savannah Grace and Hospice of Charleston.

The celebration of life services are planned for 2 p.m. on Sat., May 31, 2014 at Duncan Memorial United Methodist Church in Georgetown.

Family visitation will be held at the church from 1 to 2 p.m. preceding the funeral.

Memorials would be gratefully accepted at Duncan Memorial United Methodist Church in Georgetown, S.C., or Adele A. Hubbard Nursing Scholarship, USC-Lancaster, PO Box 889, Lancaster, SC, 29441.

Mary Hughes

Mary E. Hughes of Murrells Inlet, SC passed away Wednesday, May 21, 2014, at Tidelands Community Hospice in Georgetown, SC. She was 89. Mrs. Hughes was the widow of Major Wallie Alton Hughes.

Mrs. Hughes is survived by her daughter, Glenda Bateman; son-in-law, Ashton Bateman; grandsons Marc and Paul Bateman; great grandsons Michael Little and Scott Bateman; one great granddaughter, Courtney Bateman, and one great, great granddaughter, Mia Little. She is also survived by Michael Strickland and numerous other nieces and nephews.

She was a long-time member of First Baptist Church of Surfside Beach, SC.

A Remembrance Gathering was held for family members at the home on Thursday evening, May 22, 2014.

Ernest Johanning III

Ernest Henry Johanning III, age 73, of Andrews died on Sun., May 25, 2014, at his residence.

Mr. Johanning was born in Kansas City, MO, on Oct. 2, 1940, a son of the late Earnest Henry Johanning II and Henrietta McIlvenny Moore.

He grew up in Kansas City where he also graduated high school.

He served in the U.S. Navy and attained the rank of Petty Office First Class and served two tours in Vietnam.

He was self-employed as a general handyman for more than 20 years.

He was well known in the Andrews area for his ability to fix anything.

Surviving are his wife, Jimmie Faye McKenzie Johanning of Andrews; a son, Ernest H. Johanning (Rhonda) of Andrews; four grandchildren, Ethan Bauer Johanning and Rachel Lynn Johanning, both of Andrews, Alexander David Johanning and Tyler Michael Johanning, both of Decatur, IL; four sisters, Pamela Joy McFarland of Charleston, WV, Judith Heck of Overland Park, KS, Holly Gail Hale of Gardner, KS and Harriet Gay DeBree of Deland, FL.

In addition to his parents, Mr. Johanning was predeceased by a son, David Bauer Johanning.

Funeral services will be held at the graveside at 11 a.m. on Wed., May 28, 2014, at Andrews Memorial Cemetery.

Officiating will be the Rev. Dr. Ben Gafford.

The family will receive friends on Tues., May 27, 2014, at the Andrews Chapel of Mayer Funeral Home from 6 to 8 p.m.

Sign a guestbook at: www.mayerfuneralhome.com.

Barbara Knox

Barbara Elaine Knox, 76, of the Choppee community of Georgetown County died on May 23, 2014, while a patient at Georgetown Memorial Hospital.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. on Fri., May 30, 2014 at Greater Bibleway Church of Georgetown, with burial following at Arnett Memorial Gardens.

Wake services will be held at 6 p.m. on Thursday at Wilds Courtyard Chapel.

Mrs. Knox was born on Sept. 12, 1938 in Columbus, OH, and was a member of Greater Bibleway.

For several years, she worked as a housekeeper for various hotels and restaurants.

Surviving are five sons, Robert Johnson of Rockford, IL, Daniel Johnson of Detroit, MI, Carleton Knox of Albany, GA, and Marvin Knox of Georgetown; three daughters, Michelle Scott of Marietta, GA, Beverly Blake of Goose Creek, and Pamela Knox of Georgetown.

Funeral services are entrusted to Wilds Funeral Home, LLC.

JoAnn Lambert

Annie Magelene “JoAnn” Strickland Lambert, age 70, the widow of Jule P. “JP” Lambert, went home to be with the Lord on Wed., May 22, 2014 at her residence.

Mrs. Lambert was born the daughter of Lewis Melvin Strickland and Thadgelene Kirby Strickland on Dec. 8, 1943 in Coward.

She leaves behind three children, Timothy Eugene Whitmire, Billy Joe (Julie) Whitmire, and George Whitmire; eight grandchildren, Brandy, Justin, Aaron, Erica, Billy Jr., Mindy, Dusty and Ryan; and one great-grandson, Travis.

She also leaves behind a brother, Lewis Carrol Strickland.

She was predeceased by her parents; her husband; a son, Richard Lee Whitmire; a brother, James C. Strickland; and three sisters, Jacklyn Cusaac, Jennie Lynn Strickland, and Sylvia Mae Strickland.

A Home Going Celebration was held at 2 p.m. on Sat., May 24, 2014 at The Christian Fortress, directed by the Andrews Chapel of McKenzie Funeral Home.

The Lambert/Whitmire Family received family and friends prior to the service from noon to 1:30 p.m. on Sat., May 24, 2014 in the church sanctuary.

McKenzie Funeral Home was honored to serve the Lambert and Whitmire family.

Woodrow Shelley

Woodrow Wilson “Woody” Shelley, age 78, husband of Wilma White Shelley, passed away on Sat., May 24, 2014 at his home.

Born on Jan. 6, 1936, in Conway, he was a son of the late William Randolph Shelley and the late Sarah Ellis Shelley.

Mr. Shelley was a member of First Baptist Church and enjoyed hunting, fishing and wood working.

Survivors include his wife of Georgetown; three sons, Aaron Shelley of Memphis, TN, Eric Shelley of Australia and Mark Shelley (Tara) of Georgetown; three grandchildren, Samuel Shelley, Jonathan Shelley and Alayna Shelley; one sister, Lunette Collins of Georgetown; one sister in law, Betty Jean Shelley of Ft. Lauderdale, FL; one brother in law, Everett Dunn of Venice, FL; and a number of nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by a sister, Vassa Mae Dunn; and two brothers, Lex Shelley and Herman Shelley.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Wed., May 28, 2014 at Mt. Tabor Baptist Church with Rev. Ted Sherrill officiating.

Burial will follow in the church cemetery.

The family received friends from 6 to 8 p.m. on Tuesday at Graham Funeral Home.

Memorials may be made to First Baptist Church, 219 Cleland St. Georgetown, SC 29440 or to Mt. Tabor Baptist Church 18504 N. Fraser St. Georgetown, SC 29440.

Graham Funeral Home of Georgetown is in charge of the arrangements (www.grahamfuneralhome.org).

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