Obituaries

Mr. John Franklin Ramsey, Sr. of John Penn Road near Pineland died Monday evening, Oct. 30, 2017, at his residence.

Mr. Ramsey was born in Ridgeland, S.C. April 1, 1944, a son of the late John William Ramsey and Madie Buckner Ramsey. He had retired as a Bread Salesman with the Merita and Sunbeam Bread Companies in the Charleston and Goose Creek areas. He was a member and Deacon of the Lawtonville Baptist Church and a member of the Furman Masonic Lodge.

Surviving are: his wife, Dorothy Fulton Ramsey of Pineland; son, John Ramsey, Jr. “Frankie” and wife, Monica of Myrtle Beach; daughter, Lisa R. Suesser and husband John of Summerville; and grandchildren: Brook Defibaugh and husband Dillon of Summerville; Brittany Ramsey of Myrtle Beach; Kyle Suesser and Kallie Suesser, both of Summerville.

Visitation was Thursday, Nov. 2, from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Chapel in Hampton located at 300 Mulberry Street West.

Funeral services were held 11 a.m. Friday, Nov. 3, 2017, in the Lawtonville Baptist Church in Estill, with burial in the Lawtonville Cemetery with Masonic Rites, directed by Peeples-Rhoden Funeral Home.

Funeral Arrangements By:

Peeples-Rhoden Funeral Home

300 Mulberry Street West

Hampton, S.C. 29924

www.peeplesrhodenfuneralhome.com

 

Jack Morris, 91, husband of the late Eunice Fail Morris for over 60 years, died Thursday, Nov., 2, 2017.

Mr. Morris was born in Barnwell, SC and a son of the late Roy and Bertie Hadwin Morris and was the father of the late Linda F. Morris. He was a truck driver for Thomas and Howard Wholesale Co, worked at Ulmer Chevrolet Co, was co-owner of Jack and Free's Service Center and retired from Jack's Welding.

He was a member of Kline Baptist Church for over fifty years where he served as a deacon and treasurer. Jack was a devoted husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather.

Funeral Services will be 2:00 P.M. Tuesday, November 7, 2017 at Kline Baptist Church with Reverend Finley Limehouse officiating. Interment will follow in Kline Cemetery.

Survivors include one son, Eugene Morris (Dosha); one daughter, Katherine M. Metzger (Rob); four grandchildren, James Freeman, Jodi Kearse (Andy), Lindsey Johnson (J.R.) and Christian Grafing; eight great-grandchildren; one brother, Jimmy Morris (Ann) and one sister, Mell M. Furman.

The family will receive friends Monday, November 6, 2017 from 6:00 to 8:00 pm at Keith Smith Funeral Service, 128 Water Street, Allendale, SC (803) 584-2492.

The family would like to acknowledge special friends, Tim Creech, Becky Gooding and Martha Brodus for their support and love.