Francis Allen

Francis Harris Allen, 95, widower of Kathleen Vogel Allen, passed away Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018, at his home.

Born on July 1, 1923, in Washington, D.C., he was a son of the late Frank Harris Allen and the late Mary Etta McCarthy Allen. Mr. Allen was a member of St. Mary, Our Lady of Ransom Catholic Church where he served as an usher. He was a reader and enjoyed traveling.

Survivors include four children, Stephen Allen of Georgia, Lois Allen of Laurel, Maryland, Wayne Allen (Carol) of Kill Devil Hills, North Carolina and Joan Allen of Laurel, Maryland; and numerous nieces and nephews.

A memorial service will be held at a later date out of state.

Memorials may be made to Tidelands Community Hospice, 2591 N. Fraser St. Georgetown, South Carolina 29440

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

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Brian Eaddy

Brian Matthew Eaddy, 41, the beloved son of James “Jim” Gregory Eaddy and Carolyn Ethridge Eaddy, went home to be with the Lord Saturday, Aug. 18, 2018, at his residence.

Mr. Eaddy was born April 30, 1977, in Georgetown. He was a 1995 graduate of Andrews High School. He was a former Counselor for the Adult Teen Challenge of Memphis and was a lifetime member of Victory Free Will Baptist Church. His contagious smile and laughter, along with his servant heart, always brightened the days of those whose lives crossed his path. He was a devoted son, a loving brother, a cherished uncle and a loyal friend.

He leaves behind: his parents, Jim and Carolyn; a brother, James “Jamie” G. (Susie) Eaddy Jr.; a sister, Ashley E. (Chris) Cannon; two nephews, Blake (Roxanne) White and Brock White; a niece, Stella Jane Cannon; a great-niece, Kaylee; and a great-nephew, Waylon.

He was predeceased by: his paternal grandparents, Spigner (Annie Lou) Eaddy; and his maternal grandparents, Woodrow (Stella) Ethridge.

A Home Going Celebration was 3 p.m., Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2018, at Andrews First Pentecostal Holiness Church, 112 N. Magnolia Ave., Andrews, South Carolina. Officiating was Rev. Dean Baber, Rev. Rebecca Tilton, and Rev. Greg Neely. Burial directed by McKenzie Funeral Home followed in the Piney Forest Cemetery.

Visitation was 6 until 8 p.m., Monday, Aug. 20, 2018, in the sanctuary of Victory Free Will Baptist Church, 603 S. Morgan Ave., Andrews, South Carolina.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to: Adult Teen Challenge of Memphis, 33 N. Cleveland St., Memphis, Tennessee 38104.

McKenzie Funeral Home is honored to serve the Eaddy family.

Lawrence Plogman

Lawrence Edwin “Larry” Plogman, 73, beloved husband of Juanita Carolyn Cusack Plogman, went home to be with the Lord Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018, at Vibra Hospital of Charleston.

Mr. Plogman was born the son of Lawrence Bernard Plogman and Ressie Elder Plogman on Feb. 23, 1945, in Cincinnati, Ohio. As a child, Larry was raised in the Catholic Children’s Home and was a student at the St. Williams Catholic School; and attended Western Hills High School in Cincinnati, Ohio, until he joined the US Navy in 1962 and complete his education in the military. He studied the Law Program at Horry Georgetown Technical College. He retired in 2007 after 38 years at International Paper Company Georgetown Mill where he was a Wood Yard Foreman and a member of the Quarter Century Club. He was a volunteer officer trainer from 1997 until 2013 for the City Policeman Department for the City of Georgetown. He was a Vietnam United States Navy Veteran serving on numerous ships including the U.S.S. Independence CVA-62 ship. He was a member of the Rose Hill Baptist church where he served as a deacon. He was an avid outdoorsman and enjoyed fishing, hunting, and living “the river life.” He was an All-Star Coach for the Dixie Youth and Pony League Baseball Clubs from 1979 until 1984. He was a devoted husband, loving father, cherished grandfather, caring brother and a loyal friend.

Larry and Juanita were married on March 29, 1964, and celebrated 54 years together. Their home was blessed with: two children, L.C. “Larry” (Leesa Mercer) Plogman Jr. and Christopher Keith Plogman; and four grandchildren, Johnny James “Jimmy,” Sarah Elizabeth, Ryan Austin, and Victoria Elizabeth. He was the youngest of 15 siblings leaving behind: a sister, Bert Ackerman; and a number of nieces and nephews.

He was predeceased by 13 siblings.

A Home Going Celebration with Military Honors was 3 p.m., Sunday, Aug. 19, 2018, at Rose Hill Baptist Church. Burial directed by McKenzie Funeral Home followed in the Church Cemetery.

The Plogman family received family and friends prior to the service from 1:30 p.m. until 2:30 p.m. in the church sanctuary.

McKenzie Funeral Home is honored to serve the Plogman family.

David Wragg

Linen-Knox Funeral Home announces the Funeral Services for Mr. David Wragg, age 93, of the Oak Grove section of Georgetown County. Mr. Wragg passed away at his residence on Monday, Aug. 20, 2018.

Funeral Service for Mr. Wragg will be held on Friday, Aug. 24, 2018, at noon at St. Paul AME Church on 2569 Powell Road in the Sampit Community of Georgetown, with the Rev. Kelly Spann, Pastor, and the Rev. Barbara Nelson, Pastor of Cumberland AME Church, officiating the service. Burial will follow in the Cumberland Church Cemetery. The remains will lie in state in the sanctuary of the church from 10 a.m. until the hour of service for the final viewing. A Wake service was held on Thursday, Aug. 23, 2018, from 6 until 8 p.m. at Linen-Knox Funeral Chapel on 1632 Emanuel St. in Georgetown.

Mr. Wragg is survived by his loving Family: children — Mrs. Lillie M. Coleman, Mrs. Wannetta Wragg-Bridges and Ms. Cynthia A. Wragg, all of Georgetown; Mr. Jonathan Dale Wragg, High Point, North Carolina; and Mr. David A. Wragg, Baltimore. Other survivors include his grandchildren William Coleman Jr. (Audrey), Greenboro, North Carolina; Tony Coleman, High Point, North Carolina; Courtney A. Knowling whom he reared, Charlotte, North Carolina; Alexis G. Brown, Columbia; and siblings Mr. Samuel Wragg (Spencena), Georgetown, Mrs. Elnora Wragg, Brooklyn, New York; Mrs. Esther Harrell, Gary Indiana; and Mrs. Rudine (John) Phelps, Elberton Georgia, and a host of loving nieces, nephews and many other relatives and friends.

Family and Friends may call or visit the home of the late Mr. David Wragg at 843-546-5039 on 819 Kent Road in the Oak Grove Community of Georgetown. Arrangements entrusted to Linen-Knox Funeral Home.