Richard F. Colvin
Richard Francis Colvin, Esq., widower of Doris B. Colvin rested his case on November 9, 2019. Born in Camden, he was the third child of Leland F. and Donna King Colvin.
Richard was a graduate of Camden High School and a proud member of the undefeated state champion 1964 Camden Bulldogs Football Team. He graduated from the University of South Carolina in 1969 and the USC School of Law in 1981. Richard was proud to be an attorney having practiced law primarily in Kershaw and Georgetown Counties.
He is survived by the light of his life, his daughter, Katharine Eileen Colvin of Charleston, S.C. Richard is also survived by siblings, Leland D. Colvin, Donna C. Forrest and J. Randall Colvin.
At his request there will be no funeral service. Richard was a Christian of the Methodist denomination. He left this life grateful for his blessings and filled with hope and love for all mankind.
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Mary Laura Jackson
Mary Laura Jackson, 105, of Greenville, passed away Tuesday, November 5, 2019.
Born in Red Springs, NC she was a daughter of the late William James and Mamie Kelly Ritter.
She is predeceased by her beloved husband of 56 years Edward David Jackson; daughters, Carol Ann Horne and Linda Simpson; brothers, Bill, Allan, John, Jimmy and Kelly Ritter; sister, Kitty Prosser.
Mary was a Registered Nurse on Long Island, NY where she met her future husband. She also worked for the Presbyterian Home in Charlotte, NC. They were one of the original families to move to White Oak Estates in Spartanburg, SC in 1987. She ran bingo for years and was happiest playing bridge with her friends. Mary was active her entire life in her church including Saint Paul Presbyterian and Third Presbyterian in Charlotte, First Presbyterian and Covenant in Spartanburg. Most important to Mary besides her Savior was her family.
Surviving are her daughter, Kathy Jackson Brown and her husband Harvey of Georgetown, SC; grandsons, Ken Allison (Karen) of Overland, KS; Robbie Allison (Wanda) of Greenville, SC, Jeff Allison (Lisa) of Seneca, SC, Michael Allison (Cynthia) of Greenville, SC, Josh Maxwell (Amy) of Wilmington, NC. and Jake Maxwell (Danielle) of Gastonia, NC; 11 great grandchildren and 11 great great grandchildren.
A graveside service was conducted Saturday, November 9, 2019 at 2:30pm at Sharon Memorial Park in Charlotte, NC.
In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Covenant Presbyterian Church, 880 W.O. Ezell Blvd., Spartanburg, SC 29301 or Brookdale Hospice, 25 Woods Lake rd., suite 405, Greenville, SC 29607.
Arrangements by Mackey Funerals and Cremations at Century Dr., online tributes at mackeymortuary.com .
Joyce H. Long
Joyce H. Long, 70, passed away Monday, November 4, 2019 at AnMed Health Medical Center.
Born at home on April 14, 1949, she was named “Joyce Nell” because she was a “bundle of joy” who had been delivered by her Aunt Nell. Daughter of the late Rev. George R. Herndon and the late Mary Lee Herndon, she was a beloved mom, grandma, sister, and friend. Following retirement from Security Finance, she worked selling jewelry at Diamonds and Gold Direct. Vivacious, fun-loving, and always on the go, she was an active member of the Carolina Cruisers and volunteered annually at the Anderson County Museum Monster Mash. Joyce also loved all things chocolate, Betty Boop, pigs, every holiday, and the most fabulous shoes and hats.
Her greatest delight was her family and her puppy JoJo. She is survived by her children: SMSGT Joseph E. Tysinger, III (Charlotte) of Lexington; Mary Nell Anthony (Rob) of Anderson; their stepfather, James Long; grandchildren: Carter Tysinger, Austin Powell, Hannah Powell, Parker Tysinger, Ellie Anthony, and Bella Anthony; sisters: Jeanne Russell (John), June Knight (Don), Janet Noterman (Brad); brothers-in-law: Roger Tysinger (Sue) and Terry Tysinger (Joan). In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her first husband, Rev. Joseph E. Tysinger, Jr., and her brother, George R. Herndon, Jr.
Funeral services will be held at 11:00, Thursday, November 7, at Bells United Methodist Church (2526 Flat Rock Rd., Abbeville, SC 29620). Burial will follow in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends from 5:00-7:00 pm on Wednesday at Sullivan-King Mortuary.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Anderson Interfaith Ministries (1202 S. Murray Ave., Anderson, SC 29624)
Sullivan-King Mortuary, www.sullivanking.com .
James Bennie Martin
James Bennie Martin, 70, beloved husband of Elsie Joan Mills Martin, went home to be with the Lord, Friday, October 25, 2019 at his residence.
Mr. Martin was born the son of George Army Martin and Mary Linda Thomas Martin on December 1, 1948 in Andrews. He was a retired employee with International Paper Company and was a United States Army Veteran. He was a member of the Cherry Hill Country Club and the Andrews High School Booster Club. He was a devoted husband, loving father, cherished grandfather, caring brother, and a loyal friend.
He is survived by: his wife; a daughter, Erica Martin Turner(Walter); five grandchildren, Randi Newton(Patrick), Shane Turner(Pearl), Levi Turner, Donna Turner, and Jakob Turner; a great-granddaughter, Carlynn Newton; two brothers, George Buster Martin(Carolyn) and Glen Martin(Susie); two sisters, Ruth Thomas and Linda Howard; and a large number of nieces and nephews.
He was predeceased by: his parents; and a sister, Rachel Lambert.
A Graveside Service with Military Recognition was Tuesday, October 29, 2019 at Andrews Memorial Cemetery directed by the Andrews Chapel of McKenzie Funeral Home.
The Martin Family received family and friends 6-8 p.m., Monday, October 28, 2019 at the Andrews Chapel of McKenzie Funeral Home, 610 S. Rosemary Ave., Andrews.
McKenzie Funeral Home is honored to serve the Martin family.
Alasdair William McLeod Robertson
Alasdair William McLeod Robertson, 96, widower of Lois Virginia Elliott Robertson, died Saturday, November 2, 2019, at Tidelands Waccamaw Hospital in Murrells Inlet.
Born August 22, 1923, in the Bearsden community of Glasgow, Scotland, he was a son of the late Alexander McLeod Robertson and the late Elizabeth McLachlan Robertson. He was a graduate of Glasgow Technical College, a member of the Coast Guard Auxiliary and a member of Woodmen of the World. After training in Ireland, he served in the Royal Air Force in the United Kingdom, India and Burma. A Scots Presbyterian by birth, he married into the Elliott family and became a member of Pisgah Pentecostal Holiness Church in Panola. After moving to America, he was known as “Scotty” by his friends and “Bill” by the Elliott family. He had a passion for animals, particularly dogs and cats, and a lifelong sense of humor.
He is survived by a daughter, Elizabeth Huntsinger (Eugene Lee) of Georgetown; and a granddaughter, Virginia Lee Huntsinger of Osage Beach, Missouri.
A memorial service washeld at 4 p.m. on Thursday, November 7, 2019, in the chapel of Stephens Funeral Home.
Visitation washeld one hour prior to the service from 3 to 4 p.m. at the funeral home.
Stephens Funeral Home & Crematory, 304 N. Church Street, Manning, was in charge of arrangements, (803) 435-2179. www.stephensfuneralhome.org .
Shavonn R. Wineglass
Shavonn R. Wineglass died on October 9, 2019 at Mountainside Hospital in Glen Ridge, New Jersey. Funeral services were held on November 2, 2019, at Wilds Courtyard Chapel conducted by Reverend Joe Canteen.
Ms. Wineglass was born on January 10, 1976 in Montclair, NJ, the beloved daughter of Carolyn Lawson Wineglass and Rudolph Wineglass. Shavonn was a graduate of Bergen Child Development Center of Bergen County, NJ, and was recognized by the Montclair Board of Education. Shavonn lived a full and happy life. Being around people and making sure “that everyone was ok” was a joy for her. Once she touched your life in any way, you could never forget her.
Surviving are her parents, Carolyn L. Wineglass and Rudolph Wineglass; her sister, Uranda Wineglass; a step-brother, Timothy Giles; her nephews: Richard Chinn and Darius Wineglass; one great-nephew, Bentley Chinn; one great-niece, Carmen Wineglass; six aunts (and spouses): Claudia Gilliard, Frankie Manning, Norma Manning, Verbatine Stewart (Robert), Jackie Dorcely and Celestine Lawrence; one uncle, Michael Hazel. Funeral services entrusted to Wilds Funeral Home.
Anna Belle Winns
Anna Belle Garrett Winns, also known as “Looksey”, died on October 31, 2019 in McClellanville, SC. Funeral services were held on November 7, 2019 at Greater Mt. Zion A.M.E. Church, conducted by Reverend Arthur B. Glover.
Mrs. Winns was born on November 4, 1927 in the South Santee section of McClellanville, SC, the daughter of Mr. Rainey Garrett, Sr. and Mrs. Hessie Greene Garrett. She graduated from Charleston County Public Schools, and was a faithful member of Greater Mount Zion A.M.E Church, where the family worshiped. On October 27, 1946, Anna Belle was united in holy matrimony to the late Mr. Joe Winns, Sr. Together they were blessed with nine children. Anna Belle retired after many years of exemplary service, from South Carolina National Bank. She also sang as a member of the Mt. Zion Echoes.
Surviving are her children, Evangelist Orinell Simmons, Joe Winns, Jr., and Clyde Winns, all of McClellanville, SC, JoAna Washington, Georgetown, SC, Lorraine Givens, Sarah Robinson, and Remonia Jackson, all of Brooklyn, NY, Julie Williams, Queens, NY, and Dexter Winns of Atlanta, GA; her brothers, Walter Garrett, Georgetown, SC and Eugene Garrett of Queens, NY. Funeral services entrusted to Wilds FuneralHome, LLC.