Obituaries

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Glenn Brantley, Sr.

Glenn W. Brantley, Sr., 71, husband of Drema Gollihugh Brantley, of Seabrook, SC, died Friday, January 3, 2014 in Beaufort Memorial Hospital.

The family received friends on Wednesday, January 8, 2014 from 5 to 7 p.m. at Anderson Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be held on Thursday, January 9, 2014 at 11 a.m. in The Baptist Church of Beaufort with interment in Beaufort Memorial Gardens.

The family suggests that donations be made to The Baptist Church of Beaufort, P. O. Box 879, Beaufort, SC  29901.

Anderson Funeral Home and Crematory is serving the family.

 

Patti Bostick

Patti Major Bostick, 88, twin sister of Benjamin E. Bostick, died Friday, December 20, 2013, at her residence in Beaufort, SC.

Graveside funeral services were held on Saturday, December 28, 2013 at 11 a.m. at The Baptist Church of Beaufort Churchyard.

Anderson Funeral Home and Crematory is serving the family.

 

Tommy Cooper, Sr.

Captain Tommy Barker Cooper, Sr., 62, husband of Judy Cooper, of Port Royal, SC, died Saturday, January 4, 2014 in Beaufort Memorial Hospital.

The family will receive friends on Monday, January 13, 2014 from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. at Anderson Funeral Home.

Graveside funeral services will be held on Monday, January 13, 2014 at 2 p.m. in Beaufort National Cemetery with military honors.

Anderson Funeral Home and Crematory is serving the family.

 

Shirley Ann Lane Crosby

Shirley Ann Lane Crosby, 72, widow of Melvin Crosby, Jr., died Wednesday, December 18, 2013 at her residence in Beaufort, SC.

The family will receive friends on Monday, December 23, 2013 from 5 to 7 p.m. at Anderson Funeral Home.

Funeral services were held on Tuesday, December 24, 2013 at 10 a.m. in Carl Anderson Memorial Chapel with interment in Forest Lawn Cemetery.

Mrs. Crosby was born on May 10, 1941, in Beaufort, SC. She is the daughter of the late Herbert W. Lane and Pearl Viola Lightsey Lane.

Surviving are three sons, Larry Crosby and Mark Crosby, both of Beaufort, SC, and Randy Crosby of Lexington, SC; three daughters, Cathy Diaz of Beaufort, SC, Tammy McTeer of South Carolina, and Connie Fountain of LA; one brother, Leon Lane of St. Helena Island, SC; and sisters Frances Hudson of Lady’s Island, SC, and Lois Latham of Beaufort, SC; 15 grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren.

In lieu of flowers, the family suggests that donations be made to Bank of America, Attn: Mark S. Crosby. Anderson Funeral Home and Crematory is serving the family.

 

Ron Hines

Ron Hines, 65, died Monday, December 30, 2013 at his residence in Beaufort, SC.

An informal service will be held Saturday, Jan. 11, 2014, at noon at The Sands in Port Royal, S.C.

Born January 5, 1948, Ron loved Elvis, car racing, photography and talking with people in the community. He worked for Chandler Trask Construction and was the delivery person for The Island News for six years.

He is survived by his daughter Lesley Whitman of Dudley, N.C.; granddaughter Lindsay Whitman of Dudley, N.C.; two sisters, Gwen Bronson of Lexington, NC, and Marie Howard of Rose Hill, N.C.; and two brothers: Mike Howard of Rose Hill, N.C., and Terry Hines of Auburndale, Fla.

 

Ida Pauline Holt

Ida Pauline Holt, 88, of Beaufort, SC, died Monday, December 16, 2013 at her residence.

Graveside funeral services were held on Friday, December 20, 2013 at 2 p.m. in Beaufort National Cemetery.

Mrs. Holt was the wife of the late Wilburn E. Holt.  She was the daughter of Cecil and Ida Williams of Rock Hill, SC. She retired in 1994 from the Beaufort County Environmental Health Department after 20 years of service.

She is survived by four daughters, Sidney Roberta Hord of Boca Raton, FL; Ronni Robles of Tuscon, AZ; Sandra H. Martin of Beaufort, SC; and Carol Holt-Cooper of Columbia, SC.  She has four grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to Friends of Caroline Hospice, 1110 13th Street, Port Royal, SC, 29935.

Anderson Funeral Home and Crematory is serving the family.

 

Frank McKnight

Frank S. McKnight, 81, formerly of the Broomfield community on Lady’s Island, and brother of Albertha Ramsey and Ruth M. Antoine, died Friday, December 13, 2013 at the Signature Healthcare in Orange Park, Fla.

Arrangements by Chisholm Galloway Home for Funerals.

 

Floyd ‘Deareld’ Peebles

Floyd “Deareld” Peebles, 83, father of Laina “Sandi”  Martin of Beaufort, SC, and Teresa Beardsley of Arizona, died Thursday, January 2, 2014 in Riverside Health and Rehab in Charleston, SC.

The family received friends on Monday, January 6, 2014 from 5 to 7 p.m. at Anderson Funeral Home.

Funeral services were held on Tuesday, January 7, 2014 at 11 a.m. in Carl Anderson Memorial Chapel with interment in Beaufort National Cemetery with military honors.

Mr. Peebles was born on December 8, 1930, in Oak Park, Ga. He is the son of the late Robbie Lee Peebles and Mattie Fields Peebles.

He served our country in the U.S. Army proudly during the Korean War. He worked for Merritt Motors, Napa and J. C. Lewis Ford. His favorite pasttimes were playing the guitar and piano, golfing and spending time with his family. He attended Cornerstone Christian Church in Beaufort, SC.

Surviving in addition to his daughters are one brother, Pastor Earl Peebles (Becky) of Charleston, SC; one sister, Dorothy Brown of Beaufort, SC; three grandchildren, Daniel Beverly, Jr., of N.C., William M. H. Martin (Myka) of N.C., and James P. Martin (Angela) of SC; and nine great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his loving wife, Betty, and infant son, Deareld, Jr.

In lieu of flowers, the family suggests that donations be made to the Disabled American Veterans, 702 Battery Creek Road, Beaufort, SC  29902.

Anderson Funeral Home and Crematory is serving the family.

 

Betty Walker Rhoads

Betty Walker Rhoads, 80, widower of Richard Thomas Rhoads, Sr., went to be with our Lord on Tuesday, December 17, 2013, passing at her residence in Beaufort, SC.

The family received friends on Sunday, December 22, 2013 from 2 to 4 p.m. at Anderson Funeral Home.

Funeral services were held on Monday, December 23, 2013 at 10:30 a.m. in Carl Anderson Memorial Chapel with interment in Beaufort National Cemetery.

Mrs. Rhoads was born on June 23, 1933 in Hopewell, Va. She is the daughter of the late Wilmer Dunn Walker and Ethelyn Nichols Walker.

Mrs. Rhoads was married to Richard for 48 and a half years and they had six wonderful children.

Betty was a member of Meadowbrook Baptist Church, where she served as pianist for 22 years.

She was manager at local school cafeterias for 10 years, music director at Laurel Bay Baptist Church for 30 years, soloist for S.C. Baptist Singing Church Women and director for Come Celebrate Jesus for 22 years and music director for the Fifth Sunday Sings for 18 years. She also was a piano teacher for 37 years, treasurer and soloist for National Federation of the Blind for 6 years, soloist and pianist for Daughters of America for 10 years, soloist and music chairman of Christian Women’s Club for 6 years, soloist and pianist for Anderson Funeral Home for many years, state councilor and pianist for the Daughter’s of America for 16 years.

Surviving are one daughter, Betty Lynn Rhoads Ennis of Beaufort, SC; four sons, Richard Thomas Rhoads, Jr., of Sylvester, Ga., Jeffrey Scott Rhoads of Beaufort, SC, Cameron Edward Rhoads of Fort Worth, Tx., and Paul Douglas Rhoads of Ridgeville, SC; two sisters, Jeanne Jasinski of Hampton, Va., and Jo Carol Walker of Havelock, N.C.; two brothers, Burl Alexander Walker of Plymouth, N.C., and John Wayne Walker of Miami, Fla; 10 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, her parents; one son, Daryl Bruce Rhoads; one grandson, Edward Glenn Rhoads; and one brother, Wilmer “Sonny” D. Walker, Jr.

In lieu of flowers, the family suggests that donations be made to Meadowbrook Baptist Church, P. O. Box 118, Beaufort, SC, 29901.

Anderson Funeral Home and Crematory is serving the family.

 

Ezekiel Warren

Ezekiel Earnest Warren, “Long Boy,” 95, of St. Helena Island and widow of Annie Robinson Warren died Sunday, December 22, 2013 at his home. A wake service was held from 6 to 7 p.m. Friday, December 27, 2013 in Helen Galloway’s Memorial Chapel of Chisholm Galloway Home for Funerals.

Funeral services were held at 11 a.m. Saturday, December 28, 2013 at the Ebenezer Baptist Church on St. Helena Island. Burial will be in the Frogmore Cemetery on St. Helena Island.

Arrangements by Chisholm Galloway Home for Funerals.

 

Joethan Washington

Joethan “Blunt” Washington, 66, formerly of the Scott community of St. Helena Island and son of Helen Jefferson, died Tuesday, December 17, 2013 in Mount Pleasant Manor in Mt. Pleasant, S.C. Arrangements by Chisholm Galloway Home for Funerals.

 

Trina Williams

Trina Williams, 47, wife of Joseph Williams, of Beaufort, SC, died Sunday, December 15, 2013 at her residence.

The family received friends on Friday, December 20, 2013 from 5 to 7 p.m. at Anderson Funeral Home.

Funeral services were held on Saturday, December 21, 2013 at 11 a.m. in Carl Anderson Memorial Chapel with interment in Beaufort Memorial Gardens.

Mrs. Williams was born on August 13, 1966 in Savannah, Ga. She is the daughter of Carolyn Weaver Birckbichler and the late Francis Birckbichler.

Surviving in addition to her husband and her mother is one son, Joshua Cleland of Beaufort, SC.

Anderson Funeral Home and Crematory is serving the family.

 

Joseph Young, Sr.

Joseph “Gus” Young, Sr., 43, of Beaufort, SC, died Thursday, December 12, 2013.

A memorial service was held on Saturday, December 21, 2013 at 12 p.m. at The Sands in Port Royal, SC.

Gus was born on February 22, 1970 in Beaufort, SC. He is the son of the late Harris Manuel Young and Patricia Morris Young.

Surviving are his loving companion, Mary Nelson; one step-daughter, Claudia Davis; one son, Joseph “Joe” Young, II; three brothers, James Collins, Michael Collins and Alan Young; and three sisters, Samantha Ramos, Candy Stirewalt and Pam Brown.

In lieu of flowers, the family suggests that donations be made to Anderson Funeral Home, P. O. Box 21, Beaufort, SC, 29901.

Anderson Funeral Home and Crematory is serving the family.

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