Obituaries Oct. 2, 2015

  • Friday, October 2, 2015

Miriam Gasque

Mrs. Miriam Bryan Hemingway Gasque, 82, of Mullins, wife of Joseph Gasque, died Wednesday, September 30, 2015 at Carolina Hospital System of Florence after an illness.

Mrs. Gasque was born October 23, 1932 in Marion County, the daughter of the late James E. Bryan, Sr. and the late Nina Skipper Bryan. She was an English teacher at Andrews High School and Palmetto Middle School in Mullins. Mrs. Gasque was active in the Marion Baptist Association and Gapway Baptist Church.

Surviving Mrs. Gasque in addition to her husband of the home are: her Children: Kimberly (Kenny) Nobles of Aynor and John M. Hemingway, Jr. of Fork; a Stepdaughter: Andra G. (Greg) Enzor of Florence; her Grandchildren: Bryan M. Warren, John C. Warren and Jennifer Hemingway; her Step-Grandchildren: Colin Enzor and Anna Britt Enzor; her Brother: James E. (Madge) Bryan, Jr. of Myrtle Beach; and a Special Friend: Virginia Hemingway.

The family will receive friends Friday morning, October 2, from 10:00 until 11:00 A.M. at the Gapway Baptist Church CLC Building.

Graveside services will follow at 11:30 A.M. in Red Hill Memorial Gardens Cemetery, with Rev. Steve Bailey officiating. The services will be directed by Cox-Collins Funeral Home.

Memorials may be made to Gapway Baptist Church, 2305 S. Hwy. 41, Mullins, S.C. 29574.

Albert Holliday Jr.

Albert “Al” Olin Holliday, Jr., 64, of Georgetown, died Sunday, September 27, 2015, at his residence.

Mr. Holliday was born in Georgetown on July 7, 1951, the son of the late Albert Olin Holliday, Sr. and Esther Mae Lee Holliday. He grew up in Georgetown, was a graduate of Winyah High School, and attended Coastal Carolina University. Mr. Holliday was a retired employee of International Paper Company. He lived in Louisiana for a time prior to returning to Georgetown.

In addition to his parents, Mr. Holliday was predeceased by: a sister, Kathy H. Moree.

Surviving are: a son, Chris Holliday of Georgetown; a sister, Robbin H. Lambert (Deon) of Andrews; and two grandsons, Colton Holliday of Georgetown and Dillon Holliday of Shreveport, La.

Memorial services will be eleven o’clock Friday morning, October 2, 2015, at Pennyroyal Memorial Gardens Mausoleum Chapel. Officiating will be the Rev. J. W. Casselman. Inurnment will follow in the cemetery.

Sign a guest book at www.mayerfuneralhome.com.

The Georgetown Chapel of Mayer Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Jerry Tancil

Jerry “Tiny” Tancil, 62, of Georgetown, passed away on Monday, September 21, 2015 at Georgetown Memorial Hospital.

Born on August 7, 1953, in Indiana, he was a son of the late Joe Tancil and the late Mary Pietz Tancil. Tiny was a US Army veteran having served in the Vietnam War and was a heavy equipment operator with the Georgetown County Landfill. Tiny worked at Castaway’s Bar & Grill as a bouncer. He was a former member of Winyah Fitness and was a big San Diego Chargers fan. Tiny will be remembered by his friends for his text messages that always ended in, “Tank You” and “Lub You”.

Survivors include a sister, Maryangela Rippberger; one brother, Joe Tancil; one niece, Becky Tancil; two nephews, John Tancil, Jack Tancil; a God daughter, Desiree Fox (Perry) their children, Tyler Fox and Branden Fox; God son, Jack “Butch” Valentine; his Georgetown family, Preston Hill, Adrienne Blake, Izzy Gause, Hunter Byrdic, Heather”Lil Bit” Pope, Darlene Grantham, Pam Lambert and Harris Carter; and many dear friends he “lub” dearly.

He was preceded in death by a brother, John Tancil.

A Celebration of Life was held from 9 PM – 2 AM, Thursday, September 24, 2015 at Castaway’s Bar & Grill.

Online condolences may be left at www.ridgewayfh.com

Ridgeway Funeral Home of Georgetown is in charge of the arrangements. (843) 485-4242

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