Obituaries

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Rodney Stevens Isaac, Jr.

(May 28, 1993–February 8, 2017)

Funeral: Thu, 02/16/2017,3:00 PM

Cayce- Funeral services for Mr. Rodney Stevens Isaac, Jr. will be held Thursday at 3:00 p.m. at the Leevy’s Funeral Home, Taylor Street Chapel, with burial to follow in the Lincoln Cemetery at Woodlawn. A public viewing will be held Wednesday beginning at 3:00 p.m. at the funeral home.

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Mary Johnson Dollison

(June 24, 1946–February 11, 2017)

Funeral: Thu, 02/16/2017,11:00 AM

Columbia – Funeral services for Mrs. Mary Johnson Dollison will be held Thursday at 11:00 a.m. at the Francis Burns United Methodist Church, with burial to follow in the Lincoln Cemetery. A family visitation will be held this Wednesday evening beginning at 6:00 p.m. at the Leevy’s Funeral Home, Taylor Street Chapel. Surviving are: her husband, Dr. Clarence Dollison, Jr.; daughter, Dr. Chelsey (Edjuardo) Barbee; son, Clarence (Tasha) Dollison, III; sisters, Marie J. Shaw, Alma Robinson, and Ethel Crawford; brothers, Floyd Johnson and John D. Johnson; two grandchildren; other loving relatives and friends.

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Joseph Jenkins, Jr.

(January 9, 1935–February 11, 2017)

Funeral: Mon, 02/20/2017,1:00 PM

Hopkins – Funeral services for Mr. Joseph Jenkins, Jr. will be held Monday at 1:00 p.m. at the Leevy’s Funeral Home, Taylor Street Chapel, with burial to follow in Greenlawn Memorial Gardens. Public viewing will be held Sunday beginning at 2:00 p.m. at the funeral home. Surviving are his cousins: John Middleton, Marie Thomas, Janie Kennedy, Dorothy Gordon, Lena Wiggins, Isaac Patterson, Odell Patterson, Ernest Patterson, Charles Patterson, English Patterson, Mary Brown, Carolyn P. Green, Irma Patterson and Sarah P Franklin; Anna H. Birdette, Benita McBride, Wade Harris, Fred Harris, Sanders Aye, Hezron Harris, Myra Lane, Stephney Harris, Charlie Harris, Jr. and Basil Harris; other loving relatives and friends.

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Candi Michelle Williams

(November 11, 1981–February 8, 2017)

Funeral: Mon, 02/13/2017,1:00 PM

Memorial services for M. Candi Michelle Williams will be held Monday at 1:00 p.m. at the Leevy’s Funeral Home, Taylor Street Chapel.

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Robert Joe Mableton

(March 11, 1947–February 3, 2017)

Funeral: Mon, 02/13/2017,3:00 PM

Memorial services for Mr. Robert Joe Mableton will be held Monday at 3:00 p.m. at the Leevy’s Funeral Home, Taylor Street Chapel.

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Dr. James Townsend Myers

(November 24, 1936–February 8, 2017)

Funeral: Sat, 02/11/2017,12:00 PM

James Townsend Myers died peacefully on Wednesday, February 8, 2017, surrounded by his family and his loving German Shepherd dog, Leo. Jim had suffered many years of pain and disability as a result of an incurable neuromuscular disease but he is now safely and peacefully at rest in the bosom of Abraham. Jim was born in New Orleans Louisiana on November 24, 1936, the youngest child of Buford MacMartin Myers and Elma Verlander Townsend Myers. He was predeceased by his brothers Donald Townsend Myers and Buford MacMartin Myers; he is survived by his sister Dorothy Elma Myers Drackett. Jim was educated in private schools in New Orleans and graduated from the Metairie Park Country Day school in 1954. He attended University for a period of

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Gregory Keith Blackettie

(03/30/1954–Incomplete)

Funeral: Sat, 02/11/2017,12:00 PM

Funeral services for Mr. Gregory K. Blackettie will be held Saturday 12:00 noon (viewing 11:00 a.m.) at the Bible Way Church of Atlas Rd. Interment will be held on Sunday at 1:30 p.m. in the Greenlawn Memorial Park. Visitation will be held Friday evening from 6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. at the Leevy’s Funeral Home, Taylor Street Chapel.

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Alma Ray Geiger McCants

(12/21/1941–02/06/2017)

Funeral: Sun, 02/12/2017,3:00 PM

Columbia – Funeral services for Ms. Alma Ray Geiger McCants will be held Sunday at 3:00 p.m. at the New Hope Baptist Church, with burial in the Lincoln Cemetery. Public viewing will be held Saturday beginning at 3:00 p.m. at the Leevy’s Funeral Home, Taylor Street Chapel. Surviving are: her daughter, Cynthia Hopkins; sons, Reginald Fryer McCants and Irvin Darryl McCants; sister, Shirley Sapp; four grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; other loving relatives and friends.

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Annie Mae Peterson

(11/09/1927–02/06/2017)

Funeral: Sat, 02/11/2017,11:00 AM

Columbia – Funeral services for Ms. Annie Mae Peterson will be held Saturday at 11:00 a.m. at the New Ebenezer Baptist Church, with burial in the Crescent Hill Memorial Gardens. Public viewing will be held Friday beginning at 3:00 p.m. at the Leevy’s Funeral Home, Taylor Street Chapel. Surviving are: her daughter, Dana Peterson; sisters, Diana Peterson, Edith P. Jones, and Maxine P. Pearson; nieces, nephews, and other loving relatives and friends.

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Karl Winfred Jackson

(02/13/1954–02/06/2017)

Funeral: Mon, 02/13/2017,11:00 AM

Columbia – Funeral services for Mr. Karl Winfred Jackson will be held Monday at 11:00 a.m. at the Leevy’s Funeral Home, Taylor Street Chapel, with burial in the Lincoln Cemetery. Public viewing will be held Sunday beginning at 2:00 p.m. at the funeral home. Surviving are: his wife, Angelia Tillman Jackson; son, Curtis Tillman; daughters, Veronica Snipes and Carleen Jackson; brother, Keith Jackson; sisters, Henrietta Crumpton, Sandra Eigner, Jacqueline Keeno, Doris Martin, and Loretta Washington; 11 grandchildren; one great-grandson; other loving relatives and friends.

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