Obituaries

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Patrick Fitzgerald Carter

(August 2, 1964–February 20, 2017)

Funeral: Sat, 02/25/2017,11:00 AM

Patrick Fitzgerald Carter Columbia – Funeral services for Mr. Patrick Fitzgerald Carter will be held Saturday at 11:00 a.m. (viewing 10:00 a.m.) at the Bible Way Church of Atlas Road with burial to follow in the Greenlawn Memorial Park, Serenity Gardens. Visitation will be held this Friday evening beginning at 7:00 p.m. at the Leevy’s Funeral Home, Taylor Street Chapel. Surviving are his wife, Bridgette Holliday Carter; son; Patrick F. Carter II; daughters, Sharee (Horace) Smith, Charity (Laquisha) Payne and LaRosa Carter; father, Lee Lewis Carter; brothers, Lee Lewis (Deborah) Carter Jr. and Eleazer R. Carter; sisters, Mary Ann Carter-Washington, Cynthia (Leonardo) Booker and Sara (Joe) Hilton; grandchildren, Hailey Smith and Patrick F. Carter III; a host of other relatives and friends.

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Retired MSgt. Larry Redmond

(May 17, 1968–February 19, 2017)

Funeral: Fri, 02/24/2017,12:00 AM

Columbia – Funeral services for Retired MSgt. Larry Thomas Redmond will be held Friday at 12:00 noon at the Brookland Baptist Church, Northeast with burial and full military honors in the Ft. Jackson National Cemetery. Public viewing will be held Thursday beginning at 2:00 p.m. at the Leevy’s Funeral Home, Taylor Street Chapel. Born in Columbia, SC, Sgt. Redmond graduated from Columbia High School and retired from the United States Air Force. He attended Community College of the Air Force and was a dedicated member of Brookland Baptist Church, Northeast. Surviving are: his wife, Tiffany Collins Redmond; son, Britten Redmond; daughter, Julia Kamille Redmond; five grandchildren; parents, Larry and Julia Redmond; grandparents, James and Ruth Ward; sister, Greta Long; other loving relatives and friends.

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Eric Jerome Karnickey, Jr.

(April 4, 1991–February 18, 2017)

Funeral: Sat, 02/25/2017,2:00 PM

Columbia – Funeral services for Mr. Eric Jerome Karnickey, Jr. will be held Saturday at 2:00 p.m. at the Shiloh A.M.E Church, 3381 McCords Ferry Rd. (Hwy 601), Eastover, SC, with burial to follow in the Old Shiloh Church Cemetery, Hwy 263, Eastover, SC. Leevy’s Funeral Home, Taylor Street Chapel, is assisting the family with final arrangements.

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Vernelle Jones

(February 8, 1954–February 19, 2017)

Funeral: Thu, 02/23/2017,1:00 PM

Columbia – Funeral services for Ms. Vernelle Jones will be held Thursday 1:00 p.m. at the Leevy’s Funeral Home, Taylor Street Chapel with burial to follow in the Lincoln at Woodlawn Cemetery. Public viewing will be held Thursday beginning at 12:00 Noon in the Leevy’s Funeral Home, Taylor Street Chapel.

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Robert Louis Burton

(November 2, 1927–February 18, 2017)

Funeral: Fri, 02/24/2017,11:00 AM

Columbia – Funeral service for Mr. Robert Louis Burton will be held Friday at 11:00 a.m. at the Leevy’s Funeral Home, Taylor Street Chapel with burial to follow in the Fort Jackson National Cemetery.

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Linda Carol White Jones

(March 15, 1955–February 15, 2017)

Funeral: Sat, 02/25/2017,1:00 PM

Memorial services for Ms. Linda Carol White Jones will be held Saturday at 1:00 p.m. at the Leevy’s Funeral Home, Taylor Street Chapel.

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Joseph Cooper

(May 1, 1949–February 18, 2017)

Funeral: Wed, 02/22/2017,1:00 PM

Columbia – Funeral services for Joseph Cooper will be held Wednesday at 1:00 p.m. at the Leevy’s Funeral Home, Taylor Street Chapel. Public viewing will be held Tuesday beginning at 3:00 p.m. at the funeral home.

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John Albert Middleton

(February 24, 1928–February 18, 2017)

Funeral: Thu, 02/23/2017,11:30 AM

Columbia – Funeral services for Mr. John Albert Middleton will be held Thursday at 11:30 a.m. (viewing 10:30 a.m.) at the New Light Beulah Baptist Church. Interment with military honors will follow in the Ft. Jackson National Cemetery. Public viewing will be held Wednesday beginning at 3:00 p.m. at the Leevy’s Funeral Home, Taylor Street Chapel. Surviving are: his wife, Wilean Grant Middleton; sons, John, Alonzo and Stanley Middleton; daughters, Juliet and Doris Shiver, Shirley Tucker and Tiffany McRae; a host of grandchildren, great-grandchildren and other relatives and friends.

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William Milton Brice

(July 26, 1938–February 15, 2017)

Funeral: Tue, 02/21/2017,11:00 AM

Columbia – Funeral services for Mr. William Milton Brice will be held Tuesday at 11:00 a.m. (viewing 10:00 a.m.) at the Second Calvary Baptist Church with burial to follow in the Greenlawn Memorial Park. Viewing will be held Monday beginning at 3:00 p.m. at the Leevy’s Funeral Home, Taylor Street Chapel. Mr. William Milton Brice, affectionately known as “Big Nose,” was born on July 26, 1938, in Columbia, SC. He was the youngest child of the late Boston, Sr. and Mildred Brice. He transitioned and answered GOD’S call on Wednesday, February 15, 2017, his sunset. He leaves to mourn his passing: his wife, Mrs. Carolina Hopkins Brice; five sons, Milton Norman Brice, Vincent Dale Brice (Orlena), Tony D. Brice (Sherri), Eric D. Brice, and William

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Preston Jack Davis, Jr.

(January 7, 1923–February 14, 2017)

Funeral: Tue, 02/21/2017,11:00 AM

Columbia – Funeral services for Mr. Preston Jack Davis, Jr. will be held Tuesday at 11:00 a.m. at the Second Union Baptist Church with burial to follow in the Ft. Jackson National Cemetery. A family visitation will be held this Monday evening beginning at 6:00 p.m. at the Leevy’s Funeral Home, Taylor Street Chapel. Surviving are: his wife Elissiteeve Reeves Davis; sons, Preston Jack (Vivian) Davis, III and Jerry Davis; daughters, Cynthia Davis, Elvetie (June) Brown and Theresa (Barry) English; of host of grands, great-grands; and great-great-grands; nieces; nephews; other loving relatives and friends.

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