Charleston Obituaries

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  • Friday | via Camden Chronicle Independent 

    Sandra Shuler

    Sandra Jean Tiedemann Shuler, 71, of Rembert, SC, died Thursday, July 12, 2018. She was born in Charleston, SC, the daughter of the late John Henry Tiedemann and Lucille Ricketson Tiedemann.

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  • Friday Jul 6 | via ABC News 

    Candidate makes first public remarks since crash

    State Rep. Katie Arrington, a Republican candidate for Congress, is escorted by her husband Rob Arrington before she speaks to the media, July 6, 2018, at the MUSC campus in Charleston, S.C. Katie Arrington, the Republican running in South Carolina's 1st Congressional District, spoke in public for the first time since her deadly car crash two weeks ago before she went home from the hospital today. "First and foremost, thank you God" she said, choking up a bit.

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  • Friday Jul 6 | via Watauga Democrat 

    Loretta South McDonald

    Loretta South McDonald of Charleston, South Carolina and Blowing Rock, North Carolina, died Wednesday, July 4, 2018, at Hospice of Charleston, S.C. with family close by. Loretta was proud of her working career as Executive Assistant to the CEO of Paramount Parks in Charlotte, NC.

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  • Thursday Jul 5 | via Post and Courier 

    Longtime commercial real estate broker Brian Carmody...

    Born Jan. 24, 1936, in Munising, Mich., he was a son of Ronald J. Carmody and Ingrid Rundquist Carmody. He graduated from Michigan State University with a degree in business administration.

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  • Saturday Jun 30 | via Toledo Blade 

    9/11 Memorial a moving tribute to American resiliance

    As they plan July 4 picnics, making sure there are plenty of hot dogs and that the beer is cold, Americans are reminded that the holiday should be about more than the traditional party menu. My patriotism for the United States dates back to learning the "Pledge of Allegiance" in first grade at Lincoln School in Adrian.

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  • Tuesday Jun 19 | via KOLD-TV Tucson 

    Judge dismisses lawsuits from Charleston church shoo...

    CHARLESTON, SC - A federal court judge in Charleston has ruled that the Emanuel Nine lawsuits against the FBI will be thrown out. Judge Richard Gergel cited the FBI's recommendation and the Brady Handgun Violence Prevention Act in his ruling handed down Tuesday.

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  • Tuesday Jun 19 | via Post and Courier 

    Deaths Summary for Tuesday, June 19, 2018

    BLOCKER, Buell Earl, 81, of Hollywood, widower of Sandra Wolfe Blocker, died Saturday. Arrangements by Simplicity Lowcountry Cremation and Burial Services' North Charleston Chapel.

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  • Tuesday Jun 19 | via Post and Courier 

    Deaths Summary for Monday, June 18, 2018

    POWERS, Patricia C., 66, of Goose Creek, wife of Bob Powers, died Saturday. Arrangements by Carolina Memorial Funeral Home of North Charleston.

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  • Tuesday Jun 19 | via Weirton Daily Times 

    Mary Heisler

    Born October 1, 1931, in Bloom Twp., Scioto Co., Ohio, she was a daughter of the late Allen and Sarah Wagoner Morris.

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  • Sunday Jun 17 | via New York Daily News 

    I'm fighting for my slain loved ones

    The Rev. Sharon Risher is a member of the Everytown Survivor Network. Her mother Ethel Lance and cousins Susie Jackson and Tywanza Sanders were shot to death in Charleston, S.C., at Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church on June 17, 2015.

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  • Friday Jun 15 | via The Inter-Mountain 

    Vee' Swihart

    Swihart, 89, a resident of Buckhannon, passed away Saturday, May 19, 2018, at the Good Samaritan Society of Barbour County.

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  • Jun 13, 2018 | via The Inter-Mountain 

    Vee' Swihart

    Swihart, 89, a resident of Buckhannon, passed away Saturday, May 19, 2018, at the Good Samaritan Society of Barbour County.

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  • Jun 12, 2018 | via The Fairfield Ledger 

    John Birchfield

    Graveside service will be 12:30 pm, Tuesday, June 19, 2018, at Iowa Veterans Cemetery of Adel with Chaplin Dick Terp officiating. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Wounded Warriors of America.

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  • Jun 7, 2018 | via The Post-Journal, Jamestown New York 

    Carol J. Funcell

    A time to celebrate the life of Carol J. Funcell, 74, formerly of Jamestown and Charleston, S.C., who died Friday.

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  • Jun 7, 2018 | via The Lakeland Ledger 

    Reddick, Barbara Joann

    BARBARA JOANN REDDICK, 79 AUBURNDALE - Mrs. Barbara Joann Reddick, age 79, a resident of Auburndale, passed away Tuesday, June 5, 2018, at Winter Haven Hospital. Mrs. Reddick was born November 5, 1938, in Louisville, KY to William Richard and Mary Agnes Smith .

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  • Jun 6, 2018 | via She Knows 

    David Spade Reacts to Sister-in-Law Kate Spade's Death

    Julie Sprankles is a freelance writer living in the storied city of Charleston, SC. When she isn't slinging sass for SheKnows, she enjoys watching campy SyFy creature features , trolling the internet for dance work... It's difficult to imagine what the family of Kate Spade must be going through right now, but the late designer's brother-in-law, David Spade, has broken his silence and captured what we imagine to be the prevailing sentiment: "I still can't believe it."

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  • Jun 5, 2018 | via MDJonline.com 

    Kathryn Ann Cooler

    Ms. Kathryn Ann Cooler, of Smyrna, GA, died June 3, 2018. Ms. Cooler was born in Charleston SC, and later attended and graduated as Valedictorian from Fairfax High School in Fairfax, SC.

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  • Jun 5, 2018 | via Charleston City Paper 

    13 public Confederate symbols remain standing in the...

    "To the Confederate Defenders of Charleston" in White Point Gardens depicts a warrior with the state seal on its shield Street names and monuments honoring those who waged war to keep African-Americans enslaved are still standing across Charleston, despite calls to either alter or remove them following the racially-motivated Mother Emanuel killings. The Southern Poverty Law Center counts 1,728 public symbols honoring the failed Confederacy across the country, according to a report released Monday.

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  • Jun 2, 2018 | via Post and Courier 

    Charleston events to commemorate the 3rd anniversary...

    Upcoming events will commemorate the third anniversary of the Emanuel AME Church shooting. The nine victims are Cynthia Hurd, Susie Jackson, Ethel Lance, DePayne Middleton-Doctor, Clementa Pinckney, Tywanza Sanders, Daniel Simmons, Sharonda Coleman-Singleton and Myra Thompson.

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  • May 31, 2018 | via Post and Courier 

    Deaths Summary for Thursday, May 31, 2018

    FORE, Betty Lou Watkins, 85, of Meggett, a retired banker and widow of Herbert C. Fore, died Tuesday. Arrangements by Stuhr's West Ashley Chapel of Charleston.

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