843 355-6262

Scheduled Services Provided
by Williamsburg Funeral Home

Carol M. Gandy

Mable W. Rodgers

06/09/1952  –  08/16/2017
Kingstree

Funeral Services

Funeral services will be 2 PM, Sunday, August 20, 2017, in Sandy Bay Pentecostal Holiness Church, followed by burial in McClary Cemetery.

Visitation

The family will receive friends 5 to 7 PM Saturday at Williamsburg Funeral Home in Kingstree.

Memorials

Memorials may be made to Sandy Bay Pentecostal Holiness Church, 172 Delos Road, Kingstree, SC 29556.

Carol McCutchen Gandy, 65, widow of Charles Edward Gandy, passed away Wednesday, August 16, 2017, from injuries received in an automobile accident.

Carol was born June 9, 1952, in Kingstree, SC, a daughter of the late Willard McCutchen and Mildred McClary McCutchen. She was a graduate of Kingstree High School and Florence Darlington Technical College. Carol was a registered nurse and worked at Santee-Wateree Community Mental Health. She was a member of Sandy Bay Pentecostal Holiness Church.

Surviving Carol are: her son, Kelly (Lee Anne) Gandy, of Columbia; her daughter, Kim (Mark) Vice, of Lexington; her sisters, Justine Matthews, of Kingstree; Clarice (Blakeley) Mercer, of Moncks Corner; Cynthia (Bobby) Robinson, Charlene McKenzie and Darlene (Joe) Miles, all of Kingstree; grandchildren, Dilyn Vice, Caroline (Trent) Allen and Hunter Vice; three great grandchildren, Easton Vice, Kimberly Grace Allen and Breelyn Jade Vice; grand dog Tyson Gandy.

Funeral services will be 2 PM, Sunday, August 20, 2017, in Sandy Bay Pentecostal Holiness Church, followed by burial in McClary Cemetery. The family will receive friends 5 to 7 PM Saturday at Williamsburg Funeral Home in Kingstree. Memorials may be made to Sandy Bay Pentecostal Holiness Church, 172 Delos Road, Kingstree, SC 29556.  Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.WilliamsburgFuneralHome.com.

Jerry L. Ganes

Mable W. Rodgers

Jerry L. Ganes

02/02/1955  –  08/16/2017
Kingstree

Funeral Services

Funeral services will be 1 PM Saturday, August 19, 2017, in the chapel of Williamsburg Funeral Home, with burial in Kingstree Memorial Gardens.

Visitation

Jerry’s family will receive friends 6 to 8 PM Friday at Williamsburg Funeral Home.

Memorials

Memorials may be made to a charity of your choice.

Mr. Jerry Ludwig Ganes, 62, husband of Frances Bell Ganes, passed away Wednesday, August 16, 2017, in McLeod Regional Medical Center.

Mr. Ganes was born February 2, 1955, in Williamsburg County, a son of the late Jessie James Ganes and Annie Powell Ganes. He was a graduate of Williamsburg County schools and the South Carolina Criminal Justice Academy. He was a former Law Enforcement Officer and Corrections Officer and was a Security Guard. Jerry was a former Golden Gloves Boxer and coached and umpired high school and Little League baseball.

Surviving Mr. Ganes, in addition to his wife of 43 years, Frances Ganes, are: daughter, Elloree Ganes (Joe Amman), of Charleston; 2 sons, Jeremy (Tracy) Ganes, of Turbeville, and Gavin (Lisa) Ganes, of Cades; grandchildren, Gabby Ganes, Jake Amman, J.C. Ganes, and Emma Amman; brothers, Willard (Adee) Ganes, of Columbia, Rev. Gusta (Libby) Ganes, of Kingstree, and Jody (Pam) Ganes, of Cades; brother-in-law, Paul Patrick; sister-in-law, Helen Ganes; special family member Jodie Eason Williams; and several nieces and nephews. In addition to his parents, Jerry was preceded in death by a brother J.M. Ganes; 2 sisters, Beatrice Sams and Frances Patrick; a special family member, Justin Ross Williams; and his beloved Cocker Spaniel Max.

Funeral services will be 1 PM Saturday, August 19, 2017, in the chapel of Williamsburg Funeral Home, with burial in Kingstree Memorial Gardens. Jerry’s family will receive friends 6 to 8 PM Friday at Williamsburg Funeral Home. Memorials may be made to a charity of your choice. Online condolences may be sent to the family on the obituaries page at www.WilliamsburgFuneralHome.com.

Carol H. “Peggy” Rosser

01/26/1947 – 07/29/2017
Kingstree

Funeral Services

Funeral services will be 5PM Tuesday, August 1, 2017, in Williamsburg Funeral Home Chapel with burial at Kingstree Memorial Gardens.

Visitation

The family will receive friends 1 hour prior to the service at the funeral home.

Memorials

Memorials may be made to American Lung Association, Donation Processing Center, PO Box 7000, Albert Lea, MN 56007-8001.

Ms. Carol “Peggy” Hancock Rosser, 70, passed away Saturday, July 29, 2017 in Carolinas Hospital System in Florence.

Ms. Rosser was born January 26, 1947, in Olanta, a daughter of Dorothy “Dot” Evans and the late Junius “Buster” Carol Hancock.  She graduated from Kingstree High School and studied Cosmetology at Williamsburg Technical College. Ms. Peggy enjoyed being with her family and friends. She attended Kingstree Pentecostal Holiness Church.

In addition to her mother Dot, of Oak Ridge, TN, Ms. Peggy was survived by a son, Meca Ward (Wendy), of Conway; two daughters, Carol Martin (Keith), of Kingstree and Rachel McGee (Josh Lee), of Florence; 11 grandchildren, Britney Ward, Whitney Ward, Meca Ward, Coty Martin, Kassidy Martin, Caleb Martin, Abby McGee, John David McGee, Chloe McGee, and Jack McGee; 2 great-grandchildren, Hunter Stalvey and Heath Stalvey; a sister, Vicki Hancock, of Powell, TN. Ms. Peggy was preceded in death by her father “Buster” Hancock, step-father Virgil Haynes, and grandson Jacob Tyler Catoe.

Funeral services will be 5PM Tuesday, August 1, 2017, in Williamsburg Funeral Home Chapel with burial at Kingstree Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends 1 hour prior to the service at the funeral home. Memorials may be made to American Lung Association, Donation Processing Center, PO Box 7000, Albert Lea, MN 56007-8001.

Williamsburg Funeral Home

Kingstree Memorial Gardens

Gracie A. Scott

08/30/1938 – 07/26/2017
Lane

Funeral Services

Graveside funeral services will be 11 AM Saturday, July 29, 2017, in Union Presbyterian Church Cemetery in Salters.

Memorials

Memorials may be made to Lane United Methodist Church, PO Box 38, Lane, SC 29564 or Alzheimer’s Association, South Carolina Chapter, 4124 Clemson Blvd., Ste L, Anderson, SC 29621. .

Ms. Gracie Allen Scott, 78, passed away Wednesday, July 26, 2017, in Sumter, SC.

Ms. Scott was born August 30, 1938, in Williamsburg County, a daughter of the late George Walter Scott and Fannie McKnight Scott. She graduated from Greeleyville High School and was a long-time bookkeeper at Exchange Bank of Kingstree. She was a member of the former Lane Presbyterian Church.

Survivors are her daughter, Ellen C. (Tommy) Stuckey, of Nesmith, SC and her sister, Virginia Tedder, of Kingstree.

Graveside funeral services will be 11 AM Saturday, July 29, 2017, in Union Presbyterian Church Cemetery in Salters. Memorials may be made to Lane United Methodist Church, PO Box 38, Lane, SC 29564 or Alzheimer’s Association, South Carolina Chapter, 4124 Clemson Blvd., Ste L, Anderson, SC 29621.

Williamsburg Funeral Home

Union Presbyterian Church

Werner Mauz

Mable W. Rodgers

Werner Mauz

01/12/1958  –  07/15/2017
Kingstree

Funeral Services

A private family service will be held at a later date.

Mr. Werner Mauz, 59, passed away Saturday, July 15, 2017, in McLeod Regional Medical Center in Florence, SC.

Mr. Mauz was born January 12, 1958, in Hochdorf, Germany, a son of Rose Bartl Mauz Kazmierczak and the late Horst Mauz. He came to the United States when he was 6 years old and spoke no English at the time. Werner had wonderful stories of his transition to America and loved sharing them. He was a devoted fan of NASCAR and especially Dale Earnhardt. His home reflected that love, displaying shelves full of NASCAR memorabilia. After Dale Earnhardt’s death, Werner pulled for whoever was driving the lead Chevrolet.

Surviving Mr. Mauz, in addition to his mother Rose, of Greenwood,  are: 2 sons, Jason Mauz, of Kingstree and Jeff Mauz, of New Port Richey, FL; a brother, Horst Mauz, of Greenwood; a sister, Lisa Timmerman, of Abbeville; grandsons, Joshua and Brayden Mauz; the mother of his sons, Pam Sweat; and numerous nieces and nephews.

A private family service will be held at a later date. Online condolences may be sent to the family on the obituaries page at www.WilliamsburgFuneralHome.com.

Christopher L. Ward

Chris Ward

Chris Ward

12/13/1964 – 07/04/2017
Greeleyville

Funeral Services

     Graveside funeral services will be 10 AM Saturday, July 8, 2017, in Williamsburg Cemetery.

Visitation

Chris’s family will receive friends 6 to 8 PM Friday at Williamsburg Funeral Home.

Memorials

Memorials may be made to Williamsburg Regional Hospital Foundation, PO Drawer 568, Kingstree, SC 29556 or to a charity of your choice.

Mr. Christopher Lamar “Chris” Ward, 52, husband of Teri Cantey Ward, passed away Tuesday, July 4, 2017, from injuries received in an automobile accident.

Mr. Ward was born December 13, 1964, in Kingstree, a son of the late Lajoe George Ward and Virginia “Ginger” Hinson Ward Joye. He was a graduate of Williamsburg Academy and Central Carolina Technical College in Sumter. Chris was an avid outdoorsman; loved to fish and hunt, but believed strongly in the conservation of these natural resources for future generations. He loved Pawleys Island and was a true “Creek Freak”. Chris enjoyed life and lived it to the fullest. He was an entered apprentice of Kingstree Masonic Lodge # 46AFM and a member of Williamsburg Presbyterian Church.

Surviving Mr. Ward, in addition to his wife, Teri C. Ward of Greeleyville, are: a daughter McKenzie Ann (Wyatt) Morris of Kingstree; a son, Lajoe Ward of Andrews; 2 sisters, Bitzie (Herbie) Owens of Kingstree and Laurice Ann Ward of Myrtle Beach; 2 brothers, Rocky (Debbie) Ward of Kingstree and Joey Ward of Pawleys Island; step father, Carl Wilbur Joye of Kingstree; and special friends and family.

Graveside funeral services will be 10 AM Saturday, July 8, 2017, in Williamsburg Cemetery. Chris’s family will receive friends 6 to 8 PM Friday at Williamsburg Funeral Home. Memorials may be made to Williamsburg Regional Hospital Foundation, PO Drawer 568, Kingstree, SC 29556 or to a charity of your choice.

Williamsburg Funeral Home

Williamsburg Cemetery

Williamsburg Funeral Home is on Facebook

Visit our page!

Williamsburg Funeral Home has been serving the families of Kingstree and the Williamsburg County area for more than 50 years. As caring funeral service professionals, Billy and “B” Horton, take pride in assisting the families they serve in arranging an individual service tailored to fit their wishes.

Contact Us

13 + 8 =

Williamsburg Funeral Home

Click for Directions