DENMARK -- Mrs. Blanche L. Walker, of Denmark, died Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2018, at Providence Health in Columbia. A viewing is scheduled for Saturday, Nov. 17, 2018, from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Wright's Funeral Home chapel. Funeral services are scheduled for 2 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 18, 2018, at Honey Fo…

ORANGEBURG -- John Edward "Peach Pie" Johnson, 87, of 1975 Whittaker Parkway, passed Thursday evening, Nov. 15, 2018, at the Regional Medical Center following an extended illness.

EDGEFIELD -- Mr. Benjamin T. Brown, of 1461 Lukebridge Road, Edgefield, passed away on Thursday, Nov. 15, 2018, at MCG Hospital in Augusta, Georgia.

ST. MATTHEWS -- Funeral services for Mrs. Pearlie Glover Duckson will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 18, 2018, at Mount Carmel Baptist Church, Old Bellvelle Road, St. Matthews, with the Rev. Sam Richardson officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.

ORANGEBURG -- Calverta D. Long, 86, of 1983 Belleville Road, Orangeburg, passed at the Regional Medical Center, Orangeburg, on Wednesday, Nov. 15, 2018.

DENMARK – Funeral services for Charles “CJ” Williams Jr., 26, of 1980 Locust Ave., will be held at noon Saturday, Nov. 16, 2018, in the Denmark-Olar High School gymnasium. The burial will follow in the Denmark Cemetery.

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ORANGEBURG – The funeral for Mrs. Margie Mercer, 79, of 2277 Hydrick Ave., will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 17, 2018, at Olive Grove Missionary Baptist Church, 305 Old Elloree Road, Orangeburg, with the Rev. James Cromartie, pastor, officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery.

DENMARK -- Funeral services for James Fleetwood Stokes Sr., 83, of Denmark, will be held at 2 p.m., Saturday, Nov. 17, 2018, at Bethel Park United Methodist Church, with the Rev. Joel Jones and the Rev. Terry Roof officiating; burial will be in the Denmark Cemetery, with military honors and …

REEVESVILLE -- Arthur Gilliam, 68, of Reevesville, passed away on Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2018, at his residence. Friends will be received at the home of his sister. Funeral services are incomplete at this time.

HOLLY HILL -- The funeral for Miss Tosha LaShawn Summers, 43, of 691 Hesseman Ave., will be held at noon Saturday, Nov. 17, 2018, at Lovely Hill Baptist Church, 639 Hesseman Ave., Holly Hill; the Rev. W.J. Frierson will officiate and the Rev. Ronald D. Summers Sr will be the eulogist. Burial…

ORANGEBURG -- Funeral services for Mrs. Helen B. Argrow, 81, of 171 Stitchen Lane, Orangeburg, will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 17, 2018, at Edisto Fork United Methodist Church, 356 Lariot Road, Orangeburg, with interment to follow in Calvary United Methodist Church Cemetery. The Rev. …

ORANGEBURG -- Funeral services for Mr. Ricky Sumpter, 61, of 875 Adden St., Orangeburg, will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 17, 2018, at Felderville AME Church, 1081 Woolbright Road, Santee, with interment to follow in the church cemetery. Pastor Malcolm S. Simpson, Bishop James S. Fogle …

ORANGEBURG -- Mrs. Patricia Johnson Jackson, 67, of 638 Clinton St., Orangeburg, passed away on Thursday, Nov. 15, 2018, at Agape Hospice House, Lexington.

ST. MATTHEWS -- Funeral services for Mr. Freddie Glover, 76, of 120 Family Circle Drive, will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, Nov. 16, 2018, at Mount Carmel Baptist Church, Belleville Road, St. Matthews, with interment to follow in the church cemetery. The Rev. Willie Warren is officiating.

KINGSTREE -- Alma Lydia Long Cooper, 72. of Kingstree, entered into eternal rest Monday, Nov. 12, 2018. Her funeral will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, Nov. 16, at Mount Zion United Methodist Church, Kingstree.

ORANGEBURG – The funeral for John Henry Grant, 85, of 2452 Hickory Drive, Orangeburg, will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, Nov. 16, 2018, at Williams Chapel AME Church, with the Rev. Stanley Rivers officiating.

ORANGEBURG -- Funeral services for Mrs. Luvenia Holman, 92, of 867 Manning St., will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, Nov. 16, 2018, at St. Paul Baptist Church, 2259 Rowesville Road, Orangeburg, with interment to follow in Belleville Memorial Gardens. The Rev. Dr. Charcey N. Priester is officiating.

ST. MATTHEWS – The funeral for Sallie Ann Shuler, 61, of 4751 St.Matthews Road, St.Matthews, will be held at 3 p.m. Friday, Nov. 16, 2018, at Glover's Funeral Home Chapel, with Evangelist Verstestine Sabb officiating and the Rev. Stanley Rivers, presiding.

SANTEE -- Mrs. Mary Evelyn Grindle, 72, of 1090 Chapel Branch Road, passed away Monday, Nov. 12, 2018, at MUSC Medical Center, Charleston.

ORANGEBURG -- Mr. Ricky Sumpter, 61, of 875 Adden St., passed away Monday, Nov. 12, 2018, at his residence.

ORANGEBURG -- Mrs. Helen Argrow, 81, of 171 Stichen Lane, passed away Monday, Nov. 12, 2018, at the Regional Medical Center, Orangeburg.

AUGUSTA, Ga. -- The funeral for Mr. Nathaniel Kennerly, 74, of 3036 Grigg Court, will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 15, 2018, at St. John Baptist Church, 262 St. John Church Road, Cameron, with the Rev. Dr. R.S. Capers officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery.

DENMARK -- Leroy Jones, 66, of 64 Easterling Court, died Sunday, Nov. 11, 2018, at the Regional Medical Center.

ORANGEBURG -- Mr. John Henry Grant, 85, of 2452 Hickory Drive, died Monday, Nov. 12, 2018, at the Regional Medical Center following an extended illness.

HOLLY HILL -- Ms. Tosha Summers, 43, of 691 Hesseman St., Holly Hill, transitioned Monday, Nov. 12, 2018, at her residence.

ST. MATTHEWS -- Ms. Sallie Ann Shuler, 61, of 4751 St. Matthews Road, died Nov. 11, 2018, at MUSC Medical Center following an extended illness.

ORANGEBURG -- The funeral service for Mrs. Annie "Ann" Washington Irvin, 79, of Orangeburg, will be held at 1 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2018, at New Light United Methodist Church, Neeses Highway, Orangeburg. Interment will follow in the New Light UMC Macedonia Cemetery.