Jim Ring, of Richmond, VA, passed away on March 26 at the age of 68. He is preceded in death by his parents, Giles E. Ring Sr. and Sallie (McClung) Ring of Waynesboro, VA; his brother, Kirk Ring; and his beloved dog, Rascal. Jim is survived by his loving wife, Pat (Hall) Ring; his brother, Giles E. Ring, Jr.; his two children, Tracy (Ring) Berry and her husband, Alex; and Giles Ring and his wife, Sarah; as well as his four grandchildren, Jackson and Aidan Berry and Caleb and Grayson Ring.
A graveside service to honor the life of Douglas Eugene Carter, Sr., 82, of Camden, SC, will be held at 1:00 PM, Tuesday, March 29, 2016 at Forest Lawn Memorial Park. Rev. Hugh McKinney will officiate. The family will receive friends from 11:00-12:30 PM, prior to the service at Kornegay Funeral Home, Camden Chapel. Memorials may be made in Mr. Carter's memory to
Funeral service for Mr. King Solomon Drakeford, 80, of 407-A Lafayette Way in Camden, will be held Saturday, March 26, 2016, 2:00 P.M. at Parker Baptist Church on Flat Rock Rd., Camden. Collins Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.
CAMDEN -- Funeral service for Janice Christmas Estridge, 71, will be held on Saturday at 11:00 a.m. at First Baptist Church in Camden with burial to follow in Timrod Baptist Church Cemetery in Bethune. The Rev. Bruce Hancock will officiate. The family will receive friends Friday evening from 6-8 p.m. at Powers Funeral Home. Memorials may be made to the Alzheimer's Foundation or Make-A-Wish Foundation.
Margaret Christine Truesdell Brinson of Bethune, SC, died on March 17, 2016. A child of Dr. Ernest Z. Truesdell and Catherine Bethune Truesdell, she was born October 21, 1914, on land first settled by her grandfather, Neil Alexander Bethune. Baptized and united with Bethune Presbyterian Church as a child, she served with enthusiasm and compassion throughout her life.
A funeral service to celebrate the life of Lois Little Gause, 79, of Camden, SC, will be held at Malvern Hill Baptist Church on Wednesday, March 23 at 3:00 PM. Rev. Craig Thompson and Rev. Buster Morris will officiate. Burial will follow in Malvern Hill Baptist Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends immediately following the graveside service in the fellowship hall. Memorials may be made in her memory to Kershaw County Health Hospice, 124 Battleship Road, Camden, SC 29020.
A funeral service to celebrate the life of Dr. Malcolm Campbell Johnson, 83, of Camden, SC, was held at 11:00 AM, Monday, March 21, 2016 at Lakeview Baptist Church. Rev. Hugh McKinney officiated. Burial followed in Indiantown Presbyterian Church Cemetery in Hemingway, SC. The family received friends from 4:00-6:00 PM, Sunday, March 20, 2016 at Kornegay Funeral Home, Camden Chapel. Memorials may be made in Dr. Johnson's memory to Lakeview Baptist Church, 1520 Mill Street, Camden, SC 29020.
BETHUNE -- Funeral service for Grady Ponds, Jr., 67, will be held on Wednesday at 3:00 p.m. at Catoe's Chapel Church of God in Christ with burial to follow in Sandy Level Baptist Church Cemetery. Superintendent James Lee will officiate.
ELGIN -- Funeral services for Frank Eugene Shugart, 86, will be held on Wednesday at 10:30 a.m. at Powers Funeral Home with burial to follow in Fort Jackson National Cemetery. The family will receive friends today from 6-8 p.m. at Powers Funeral home. In Lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Theil-Meyer Pet Adoption Center.