From people to pets, our licensed professionals guide your family through life's transitions and provide a safe place for healing to begin. Serving the Lowcountry since 1886, we offer four convenient locations to serve you: West Ashley, Goose Creek, Mount Pleasant and James Island..
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Dr. William Franklin Landing, Sr. (Frank) entered into eternal rest on November 26, 2020 after a brief illness.
Frank was 90 years old, born in Plymouth, NC on May 12, 1930 as the second son of Lee Victor Landing, Sr. and Mildred Ange Landing.
A learned man, Frank obtained bachelor's and master's...
Roy E. Jindracek, 89, loving husband, father and grand father entered into eternal rest on November 19, 2020.
Roy was born in East Patterson. NJ on August 4th, 1931 to Anton and Marguerite Jindracek.
He was a retired school teacher, navy veteran and hospital volunteer. Roy was a passionate ar...
It is with great sorrow that the family of Angela F. Wasden, 52, announces her peaceful passing on November 21, 2020.
Born on August 30, 1968 in Hampton, Virginia, Angie found her passion working in retail sales, most recently at Michael's Craft Store.
She is lovingly survived by her mother...
Lavon (Joe) Hathaway Brinson, Jr., 77, peacefully transitioned into eternal rest November 18, 2020.
He was born April 15, 1943 in Savannah, GA and moved to Charleston in 2014. He was the son of the late Hazel Grizzard Brinson and Lavon Hathaway Brinson, Sr. He was also preceded by his brother, L...
Layfe Dubb Farmer, 35, of Mount Pleasant, SC.
Our son, Layfe, passed away on Sunday morning, November 15, 2020, surrounded by his loving family.
Lafye was born on December 2, 1984 in Charleston, SC. He attended schools in Mt. Pleasant, Charleston and California. He returned home from Californ...
James Michael Westerfield, 77, of Mt. Pleasant, SC, husband to Barbara Westerfield (O'Loughlin) of 43 years, entered into eternal rest on November 15, 2020, at the Medical University of South Carolina.
Born on August 8, 1943 in Augusta, GA, Michael was a son of the late Charles Wilcox Westerfield...
Lamar C. Prosser, Jr., 72, of Charleston, SC, husband to Lorraine Eldridge-Prosser of 26 years, entered into eternal rest on Tuesday, November 10, 2020.
Born on April 8, 1948 in Charleston, SC, Lamar was the son of the late Effie Seagraves Prosser and Lamar C Prosser, Sr.
Lamar graduated from ...
Please join us in extending birthday greetings to our dear friend and Finance Director, Janie Brown. We are so grateful for you, Janie, and for the many hats you wear!
Kristen Renae Chepelsky Morris, 39, of Goose Creek, SC, wife to Dustin Morris of 7 years, entered into eternal rest on Monday, November 9, 2020 from her home in Goose Creek.
Born on June 19, 1981 in Butler, Pennsylvania, Kristen was a the daughter of Karen Say Hutchison and Martin Chepelsky.
On Wednesday, October 21st, at age 79, Kathleen (Kathy) Placek was, although with very heavy hearts, peacefully encouraged by those who loved her and those whom she loved in this earthly world that she be on her way to reunite with the many others from her life who loved her and whom she loved, wait...
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[11/10/20] We were delighted to provide sweets to the residents at The Benton House of West Ashley in honor of Veteran's Day.
Thank you, Nurse Practitioners, for serving on the front lines of healthcare!
Mary Jane Christman, 87, of Hanahan, entered into eternal rest on November 05, 2020, surrounded by her children.
Born on July 10, 1933 in Glenmore, Pennsylvania, Mary was a daughter of the late Elmer Esworthy and Mary Katherine Esworthy.
Mary was known for her generosity and kindness. She wa...
We appreciate the mission and dedication of the team at Bridges for End-of-Life.
"Life is a journey to be experienced, not a problem to be solved." -Winnie the Pooh
Johanna "Allston" Schwartz, wife of Frank Schwartz, mother to Griffin and Mitchell Schwartz, daughter of Johanna Allston (Ted Swinnerton) and the late Frank Griffin, Jr. (Patty Griffin) was laid to her eternal res...
We honor every caregiver. Thank you!
We are delighted to announce that Coastal Carolina Boy Scouts was selected as the latest recipient of the Matthews Childrens Foundation Grant. We honor the mission of the Boy Scouts and the impact they make in the lives of youth. Thank you, Jimmy Crook, for sharing your passion and dedication and congratulations on 30 years with the organization!
Thank you Pattison's Academy for providing the perfect visual to enter the weekend. We are all ready to race toward that extra hour of sleep after enjoying trick or treat sweets!
Every day is a day to honor our First Responders!
June Louise Blair Reuer passed away at her home on Thursday, October 22, 2020 just before her 71st birthday.
Born in Ashland, Ohio on October 30, 1949, June met and married Jeffery Dean Reuer in Philadelphia on October 17, 1969 while Jeff was serving in the Navy. After living in a number of plac...
We are thankful that Barbara Franklin is committed to advising and empowering consumers.
We are so appreciative of the expertise our community partners provide. Thank you Wiles Law Firm, LLC for educating and assisting the Lowcountry.
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Edward Marvin " Eddie " White, 70, of Johns Island, husband to Renee Darlene (Camden) White of 40 years, entered into eternal rest on Sunday, October 25, 2020, surrounded by his family.
Born on June 1, 1950 in Kingstree, South Carolina, Edward was a son of the late Francis Glenn White and Amy Le...
Daniel Austin O'Connell, 77, of Mt. Pleasant, SC, formerly of Rockville, MD, entered into eternal rest on October 21, 2020.
Dan was born on August 10, 1943 in New York, NY to Daniel Francis O'Connell and Mary Frances McHale O'Connell. He graduated from Georgetown University in Washington, DC wit...
Shirley Marie Duncan, 85, of Charleston, entered into eternal rest on Wednesday, October 21, 2020.
Born on December 21, 1934 in Charleston, Shirley was the daughter of the late Matthew Edmund Murphy and Cecelia Annie Bell (Donovan) Murphy.
Shirley enjoyed working in her garden, taking family ...
Anne Nicholson O'Neill, 86, wife of Edwin O'Neill, passed away peacefully in the arms of Ed and her four children on October 18, 2020.
Anne, the daughter of Dorothy Carrillo and Howard Nicholson, was born in Santa Monica, CA where she graduated from St. Monica High School and where she was the q...
Edmund Brown ("Mickey") McMahon, MD, Captain, USN-MC Retired
Captain Edmund Brown "Mickey" McMahon, MD, a former Commanding Officer of Naval Hospital, Charleston, entered into eternal rest on October 17, 2020. Dr. McMahon was born in Colchester, Vermont on June 23, 1926, the grandson of Dr. and M...
We are so appreciative of Perry Orth of Brown and Brown Insurance for the excellent service he provides. #insurancemanagementgroup
Please join us in wishing our Lead Administrator, Cheryl Pardee, the happiest of birthdays! Cheryl is a rare find, just like snow in the South. Her compassion, sincerity, wit and gentle words minister to all. We are so grateful to honor this amazing wife, mother, grandmother, friend and colleague!!
Loretta Marie Williamson, 78, of Summerville, South Carolina, wife to Jack Ulmer Williamson of 59 years, entered into eternal rest on Thursday, October 15, 2020, surrounded by her family.
Born on February 4, 1942 in Ironwood, Michigan, Loretta was a daughter of the late George J. Semenak and Lor...
McAlister-Smith Funeral & Cremation West Ashley has been carrying the tradition of the family since 1886, offering a long history of quality funeral services in the local area. When experiencing the loss of a loved one, it is essential to have a trusted provider to guide you through the necessary arrangements. The caring staff works hard to ensure that every family receives a respectful, proper, meaningful ceremony. The purpose is to honor every life that was lived by capturing the highlights and sharing these details through the retelling of their story. All options for end of life services are offered through McAlister-Smith Funeral & Cremation West Ashley. Families can choose everything from a traditional funeral to memorial ceremonies, military honors, cremation services, and more. Unique services include pet cremation, Harley-Davidson carriage services, and more. The funeral home staff provides quality services for gatherings both large and small. They believe in providing caring, supportive services before, during, and after every funeral event. The on-site crematory is one detail that makes this funeral home stand out from others in the Charleston area. The funeral home director is also experienced with green burial options, such as eco-friendly funeral services. McAlister-Smith Funeral & Cremation West Ashley can help with technology services, including both live streaming and video tributes. Additionally, catering can be provided if the family would like to host with snacks or a full meal. The highest level of importance is focused on the family, with a promise to maintain all traditions and customs as desired. This excellence in service sets McAlister-Smith Funeral & Cremation West Ashley apart from all other providers. With four funeral home locations, services are convenient for families in all of the surrounding communities: James Island, West Ashley, Mount Pleasant, Charleston, Goose Creek, Summerville, Hanahan, North Charleston, and more. Is it time to plan immediate funeral services? Do you need support for funeral preplanning? McAlister-Smith Funeral & Cremation West Ashley is just a phone call away. Visit the nearest funeral home location at 2501 Bees Ferry Rd, Charleston, SC 29414. Call to schedule a consultation with a caring, trustworthy funeral director: (843) 722-8371.
Charleston's newest full-service funeral home. Just as our name states, we specialize in cremation services, but cater to full service funerals as well.
We have years of experience caring for families, from all walks of life. Each family comes to us because they know we are leaders in our profession, dedica
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Every life is unique & should be celebrated. The Final Ride allows you to personalize the burial or cremation service with a Harley-Davidson drawn Hearse.
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At McAlister-Smith, life is precious, including the lives of our 4-legged family members. Your pet deserves a funeral home. Ask for us by name.
J. Henry Stuhr, Inc., is South Carolina's oldest family owned funeral home and has been serving the Charleston community since 1865.
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