Death Notices

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John Henderson

John Henderson “Baby John” 83, of Mary Jenkins community, St. Helena Island, SC entered into eternal rest at the home of his sister, Sara’ Reynolds-Green, March 23, 2020. Private services were March 27 at Helen Galloway’s Memorial Chapel, Edith Galloway, Funeral Director Chisholm Galloway Home for Funerals. Memorial Service will be at a later date.  Burial in Beaufort National Cemetery.

 

Evelena Pope Bryan

Evelena Pope Bryan, 69, entered into eternal rest at the Beaufort Memorial Hospital, Saturday, March 21, 2020.  She was married to William Bryan, Jr. and lived in the Tom Fripp community of St. Helena Island, SC. Funeral services were Thursday, March 26, Jehovah Church of Jesus Christ. Chisholm Galloway Home for Funerals in charge. Private burial at Beaufort National Cemetery.

 

Rollin Thomas

Rollin Thomas, 74, of St. Helena Island and husband of Delores Singleton Thomas entered into eternal rest at the home of his daughter, Ronnett Holmes on Thursday, March 12, 2020. Funeral services were Saturday, March 21 at Bethesda Christian Fellowship. Chisholm Galloway Home for Funerals in charge.  Burial in the Frogmore Cemetery, St. Helena Island, SC.

 

James “Kitty” Wing

James “Kitty” Wing, Sr. 90, of the Wallace community of St. Helena Island entered into eternal rest Tuesday, March 10, 2020 at the River Oaks Assisted Living. Funeral services were Friday, March 20 under the direction of Edith Galloway at Chisholm Galloway Home for Funerals, 808 Bladen Street, Beaufort, SC. Burial was in the Beaufort National Cemetery with Military Honors.

  

Edward “Eddie” Middleton

Edward “Eddie” Middleton, 67, of Burton and husband of Margie Daise Middleton entered into eternal rest at the Beaufort Memorial Hospital, Thursday, March 5, 2020. Visitation was March 11 at Helen Galloway’s Memorial Chapel with Edith Galloway of Chisholm Galloway Home for Funerals in Beaufort, 808 Bladen St. Funeral services and burial, at New Bethlehem Baptist Church, Wadmalaw Island, SC.

 

Jimmy DeVette Singleton

Jimmy DeVette Singleton, 33, of Columbia, SC and husband of Doneza “Dee” Heyward Singleton died in an automobile accident in Columbia, Monday, February 24, 2020. Funeral services were March 7, Friendship Holiness Church under the direction of Edith Galloway of Chisholm Galloway Home for Funerals in Beaufort. Burial was at Mt. Pisgah A.M.E. Church, 481 Keans Neck Road, Seabrook, SC. 

 

Elke Gardner

 Elke Gardner, 69, of the Warsaw Island community of St. Helena Island, wife of Freddie Gardner entered into eternal rest February 21, 2020 at her residence. She was the mother of Tokie Gardner, Atlanta, GA, Freddie Gardner (Krystal), Charlotte, NC, grandmother of Journey Gardner-Sanders, brother, Uwe Baun of Donzdorf, Germany. Memorial services held February 27 at Frissell Hall, Penn Center.

 

 Rev. Dr. Sally Ann LaPoint

Rev. Dr. Sally Ann LaPoint, 76, former Associate Minister of the Brick Baptist Church on St. Helena Island went home to be with the Lord Wednesday, February 19, 2020. Gabriel Funeral Home of Port Arthur, Texas handled the arrangements. 

 

Edward “Coonie” Singleton

Edward “Coonie” Singleton, 72, formerly of the Hazel Farm community of Lady’s Island entered into eternal rest Thursday, February 13, 2020 at the Veterans Administration Hospital, Augusta, Georgia. Edward, the father of Edward Singleton, Jr. and Stacey Atkins. Funeral, February 20, at New Birth Deliverance Temple, Burton community of Beaufort. Burial was in Beaufort National Cemetery with Military Honors.

 

Connie Gayle Brown Poole

Connie Gayle Brown Poole, 67, of Beaufort and mother of Melissa Poole and Shawn Hill entered into eternal rest Monday, January 27, 2020 at the Beaufort Memorial Hospital. Services will be private.

 

Ruth Holmes Davis

Ruth Holmes Davis, 78, formerly of Dr. White community on St. Helena Island entered into eternal rest in Brooklyn, NY on Friday, January 10, 2020. She was the sister of Carolee Brown, Ardell Brown, Nellie Holmes and Rebecca Charlton also the late Alice Holmes, Benjamin Holmes and Albertha “Sylvia” Parker. Funeral was January 24, at Bethesda Christian Fellowship, private burial.