KINGSTREE -- James H. La Coste, III, 85, died in Orlando, Florida, on July 27, 2019.
He was born on January 19, 1934, to Mr. and Mrs. E.K. La Coste. James was educated in Orangeburg schools and graduated from the University of South Carolina with an Electrical Engineer degree. Later, he got his masters in accounting from the University of Central Florida and continued in that profession until his retirement.
Mr. James is survived by one sister, Jean L. Edwins, of Kingstree; one niece; one nephew; and a very close friend, Janet La Coste, of Florida.
A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. on Sunday, August 11, 2019, at the New Hope for Kids, in Maitland, Florida.