Obituaries

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John Goodwin, Sr.

(June 24, 1935–March 10, 2017)

Funeral: Thu, 03/16/2017,11:00 AM

Gadsden – Funeral services for Mr. John Goodwin, Sr. will be held Thursday at 11:00 a.m. (viewing 10:00 a.m.) at the St. Mark Baptist Church, Gadsden, with burial to follow in the church cemetery. Public viewing will be held Wednesday beginning at 3:00 p.m. at the Leevy’s Funeral Home, Lower Richland Chapel. Surviving are: his wife, Rosa Goodwin; sons, Willie James, John Jr., and Joseph Goodwin; daughters, Mary (John) Shiver and Mary Frances Goodwin; 14 grandchildren; 8 great-grandchildren; and a host of other relatives and friends.

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Brittany Abrine Alyse Shaw

(December 10, 1993–March 9, 2017)

Funeral: Sat, 03/18/2017,1:00 PM

Memorial services for Ms. Brittany Abrine Alyse Shaw will beheld Saturday at 1:00 p.m. at the Meeting Place Church, 201 Columbia Mall Boulevard, Columbia, SC.

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Deacon Larry Parks

(June 13, 1946–March 9, 2017)

Funeral: Thu, 03/16/2017,12:00 AM

Columbia – Funeral services for Deacon Larry Parks will be held Thursday at 12:00 noon at the First Nazareth Baptist Church with burial to follow in Elmwood Cemetery. Public viewing will be held Wednesday beginning at 2:00 p.m. at the Leevy’s Funeral Home, Taylor Street Chapel. Surviving are his son, Darryl Parks; daughters, Angela P. Watts and Danielle (Keith) Evans; sisters, Ophelia Womack and Mary Thomas; brothers, William (Allowyn) Parks, Earl (Margaret) Parks, and Thomas Parks; five grandchildren; other loving relatives and friends.

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Barbara Jean Bryant Williams

(March 19, 1944–March 8, 2017)

Funeral: Sun, 03/12/2017,1:00 PM

Columbia – Funeral services for Mrs. Barbara Jean Bryant Williams will be held Sunday at 1:00 p.m. at the Leevy’s Funeral Home, Taylor Street Chapel, with burial to follow in the Lincoln Cemetery. Public viewing will be held to Saturday beginning at 2:00 p.m. at the funeral home. Surviving are: her daughters, Patricia Muldrow, Diana Williams, and Elease Glover; sons, Joseph E. Williams, Jr. and Julius (Temeyka) Williams, Sr.; a sister, Elease Thomas; six grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.

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Daisy Washington Littlejohn

(January 30, 1935–March 6, 2017)

Funeral: Mon, 03/13/2017,12:30 PM

Columbia – Funeral services for Mrs. Daisy Washington Littlejohn will be held Monday at 12:30 p.m. (viewing 11:30 a.m.) at the First Calvary Baptist Church with burial to follow in the Ft. Jackson National Cemetery. Viewing will be held Sunday beginning at 3:00 p.m. at the Leevy’s Funeral Home, Taylor Street Chapel. Surviving are her son, Alfred Lowery; sister, Zenobia Washington; four grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; adopted daughter, Carol Barnett; adopted nephew, Matthew Tony Johnson; a host of other relatives and friends.

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Frederick Hayes

(June 29, 1980–March 3, 2017)

Funeral: Sat, 03/11/2017,1:00 PM

Kennesaw, GA – Services for Mr. Frederick Leon Hayes will be held Saturday at 1:00 p.m. at the Leevy’s Funeral Home, Taylor Street Chapel with inurnment to follow in the Lincoln Cemetery.

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Willie Bernard Landy

(July 23, 1955–March 4, 2017)

Funeral: Thu, 03/09/2017,2:00 PM

Graveside services for Mr. Willie Bernard Landy will be held Thursday at 2:00 p.m. in the Fort Jackson National Cemetery, 4170 Percival Road, Columbia, South Carolina. Public viewing will be held Wednesday beginning at 4:00 p.m. at the Leevy’s Funeral Home, Taylor Street Chapel. Surviving are his wife, Carrie Mae Lyles Landy; daughter, Yvonne (David) Allen; son, Zion Thurmond; brothers, Lucious Ellison, Bernard (Andie) Livingston, Robert (Darlene) Landy, and Brook Landy, Jr. a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

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Alicescene Dear Gilmore

(December 26, 1949–March 3, 2017)

Funeral: Fri, 03/10/2017,12:00 PM

Columbia – Funeral services for Mrs. Alicescene Dear Gilmore will be held Friday at 12:00 p.m. (viewing 11:00 a.m.) at the Central Baptist Church with burial to follow in the Lincoln Cemetery. Public viewing will be held Thursday beginning at 3:00 p.m. at the Leevy’s Funeral Home, Taylor Street Chapel.

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Cecinel Jenkins Ashford

(May 23, 1918–March 4, 2017)

Funeral: Sat, 03/11/2017,11:00 AM

Columbia – Funeral services for Mrs. Cecinel Jenkins Ashford will be held Saturday at 11:00 a.m. (viewing 10:00 a.m.) at the Temple Zion Baptist Church with burial to follow in the church cemetery. 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, Deloris Jenkins (John) Harmon; three grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; six great-great-grandchildren; and a host of other relatives and friends.

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Kenzie Levet Seay Burgess

(March 17, 1972–March 4, 2017)

Funeral: Sat, 03/11/2017,11:00 AM

West Columbia – Funeral services for Mrs. Kenzie Seay Burgess will be held Saturday at 11:00 a.m. at the Leevy’s Funeral Home, Taylor Street Chapel with burial to follow in the Lincoln Cemetery. Public viewing will be held Friday beginning at 3:00 p.m. at the funeral home. Surviving are: her husband, William Burgess; sons, Jamar Smith, William S. Burgess, and David Burgess; daughter, Keyosha Wilson; mother, Annie Ruth Livingston; brother, Johnathan Seay: a host of other relatives and friends.

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