Farrell, died Jan. 28. Arrangements by Carolina Memorial Funeral Home of North Charleston. GRANT, Carrie B., 66, of Summerville, wife of Willie L. Grant, died Feb. 17. Arrangements by Walker's Mortuary of Johns Island. HAWKINS, David Peter, 64, of ... (Berkeley Independent)
Spragg of North Carolina. He was preceded in death by his father and brother, Larry. Memorials may be made to the family. Remembrances and condolences may be made to the family at www.cunnick-collins.com. (Quad-Cities Times)
He met his future wife, Alice Joy James, while at a Baptist-sponsored retreat camp, Ridgecrest, in North Carolina in 1939. They married in 1944 while Mr. McCormick was between assignments in Europe and the Pacific. They spent their honeymoon on a train ... (The Baltimore Sun)
All knew him as a man who Never, Never, Never gave up. Charlie was born Oct. 31, 1928, in Norlina, North Carolina, to Clyde and Lorena Edwards. He graduated from Norlina High School in 1945 and North Carolina State in 1950. He was inducted into the M&E ... (Muscatine Journal)
After basic training, he was placed in the First Marine Depot. He left North Carolina for San Diego by segregated train. He stayed for three weeks before shipping out to New Caledonia, and from there to Guadalcanal in the South Pacific. He was assigned to ... (Philadelphia Daily News)
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