BAMBERG – Funeral services for Willie Mae Saunders, 67, of 260 Hawk Court, Bamberg, will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, June 22, 2018, at Greater Sweet Branch Baptist Church, Govan. The burial will follow in the church cemetery.

SANTEE -- Ms. Eva Castro of 197 Mall St. passed away at her residence on Wednesday, June 20, 2018.

NORTH -- The funeral service for Mr. Derrick "Boobie" Wise, 45, of North, will be held at 1 p.m. Friday, June 22, 2018, at Gethsemane Baptist Church in North, with the Rev. E.J. Sutton officiating. Interment will follow in the church cemetery.

COLUMBIA -- John E. Shuler, 73, was born May 16, 1945, in Orangeburg County. He passed away on Thursday, June 14, 2018. He was the youngest son of the late Fencil and Estell Shuler.

ST. MATTHEWS -- Funeral services for Mr. Timothy Fowler will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, June 22, 2018, at St. Luke AME Church, Lone Star. Burial will follow in the Haynes Chapel AME Church cemetery.

EUTAWVILLE -- Rosa Lee Smith, 85, of 11321 Old Number Six Highway, died Wednesday, June 20, 2018, at her residence.

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ROWESVILLE -- Hendrix Lee Snelgrove, 86, of Rowesville, passed away Tuesday, June 19, 2018. He was the husband of the late Martha Boyles Snelgrove.

ST. MATTHEWS -- Funeral services for Queen Elizabeth Rumph will be held noon Thursday, June 21, 2018, at Mt. Pisgah AME Church, Old State Road, St. Matthews. The casket will be placed in the sanctuary at 11 a.m. Burial will take place in the church cemetery.

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RIDGEVILLE – The funeral service for Mrs. Connie Doctor, 69, of S. Railroad Ave., will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, June 21, 2018, at Christ Temple Deliverance Church, Ridgeville, with Pastor Flossie Moore and Apostle Henry Moore officiating. Burial will be held in the church cemetery.

FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. -- Mrs. Rosa Boone Hughes, 97, of Fayetteville, died Sunday, June 17, 2018, at Haymount Rehabilitation and Nursing Center.

BOWMAN -- Thomas Carter Riser Jr., 88, of Bowman, husband of Peggy Fralick Riser, entered into eternal rest on Monday, June 18, 2018, at his residence surrounded by his family.

ORANGEBURG -- Carolyn Cogburn Royster, 88, of Orangeburg, passed into the eternal presence of her Lord and Savior on Monday afternoon, June 18, 2018.

ELLOREE -- Funeral services for Ms. Loretta Elizabeth 'Nookie' Lawton, 67, of 1046 Harlin St., will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, June 20, 2018, at Shiloh AME Church, Elloree, with the Rev. James B. Stukes and the Rev. Joseph Ham officiating. Burial will follow in the St. Paul Baptist Church…

COLUMBIA – The Rev. Frederick D. Hunt , 66, of 7009 Teague Road, Columbia, and formerly of Holly Hill, died June 15, 2018, at his residence.

ORANGEBURG -- Funeral Services for Harry “JoJo” Asbury Ott III will be held at 4 p.m., Wednesday, June 20, 2018, at New Hope Baptist Church in Orangeburg, with burial in Memorial Park Cemetery in Orangeburg.

RIDGEWAY -- Eliza M. Wright, 99, of 125 Lee St., Denmark, died Monday, June 18, 2018, at Pruitt Health in Ridgeway following an extended illness.

ORANGEBURG -- John R. Williams, 83, of 812 Whitaker Parkway, passed away Saturday, June 16, 2018, at the Regional Medical Center, Orangeburg.

BAMBERG -- Willie M. Sanders, 67, of 260 Hawk Court, died Sunday, June 17, 2018, at the Regional Medical Center.

NORTH -- The funeral service for Mrs. Henrietta Coulter, 72, of North will be held at 12:30 p.m., Tuesday, June 19, 2018, at St. Mark United Methodist Church in North, where Dr. Thomas J. Bowman, Sr. is the pastor and the Rev. Thomas J. Pearson will be officiating. Interment will follow in S…

ORANGEBURG -- Funeral services for Mrs. Carrie Cobb Franklin will be held on Tuesday, June 19, 2018, at 11 a.m., at Mount Calvary Baptist Church in Orangeburg. The Rev. Bonaparte will be officiating. The body will be placed in the church at 10 a.m. Burial will in the church cemetery.

ORANGEBURG -- Mrs. Edna Watson Shadrach, 89, of 1960 Way Drive, Orangeburg, passed away at her residence on Saturday, June 16, 2018.

BRANCHVILLE -- The funeral service for Mrs. Eartha M. Robinson, 47, of Branchville and formerly of North, will be held at noon Monday, June 18, 2018, at Jerusalem Baptist Church, 7134 North Road, North, with Pastor Monroe Danley Jr. officiating. Interment will follow in the church cemetery. …

ST. MATTHEWS -- Timothy "Bobby" Fowler of 601 Dantzler St., St. Matthews, passed away on Friday, June 15, 2018. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at this time and will be announced at a later date.