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James Norman Leach

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James (Jim) Leach of Summerville, SC passed away on Monday, January 23, 2017 at the age of 73.

Jim, born on November 5, 1943, was the child of Stella and BP Davis.  He grew up as the eldest of three children in Richmond, Indiana and graduated from Richmond High School.  He was a member of the U.S. Navy and served in the Vietnam War aboard the USS Rennville.  Jim continued his education at Ball State University in Muncie, Indiana.

Jim married Betty Measel in 1968, and they had one child.  He worked at Belden Wire and Cable for thirty-seven years.  Retirement was enjoyed in Richmond, Indiana before Jim and Betty moved to Summerville in 2011.

Jim is survived by his wife of forty-eight years, Betty Leach, his daughter, Angie Wiggins, his grandson, Jordan Wiggins, his sister, Jan Deer, and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents and a sister, Jeanie Davis.

Visitation will be held from 4:00 – 5:30 on Thursday, January 26 at Bethany United Methodist Church in Summerville, SC.  A funeral service will follow immediately in Spell Chapel at 5:30. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Intrepid Hospice at 2964 Lake Park Dr. 2nd Floor, North Charleston, SC, 29406

Mr. Charles “Chuck” Anderson

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Charles “Chuck” Anderson, 79, passed away Sunday, January 22, 2017.  Chuck was born on November 7, 1937, in Monaca, PA, the only child of Elizabeth and Charles Anderson.

Chuck spent 20 years as an ironworker with Local 3 in Aliquippa, PA.  His last position before retirement in 2000, was Facility Engineer with Lockheed Martin in Lanham, MD.

He was preceded in death by his son, Keith Edward Anderson, and his faithful dog, Misty.  He is survived by his wife of 19 years, Susie Ireland Anderson; sons, Terry Anderson of Summerville and David Anderson of Aliquippa, PA; daughter Robin Cole Wilson, of Gainesville, TX; and several grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

A celebration of Chuck’s life will be held at 203 Dupont Way, Summerville, SC on February 5th, 2017.  You may drop by between 11:00 am and 3:00 pm.

James (Jim) Leach

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James (Jim) Leach of Summerville, SC passed away on Monday, January 23, 2017 at the age of 73.

 

Jim, born on November 5, 1943, was the child of Stella and BP Davis.  He grew up as the eldest of three children in Richmond, Indiana and graduated from Richmond High School.  He was a member of the U.S. Navy and served in the Vietnam War aboard the USS Rennville.  Jim continued his education at Ball State University in Muncie, Indiana.

 

Jim married Betty Measel in 1968, and they had one child.  He worked at Belden Wire and Cable for thirty-seven years.  Retirement was enjoyed in Richmond, Indiana before Jim and Betty moved to Summerville in 2011.

 

Jim is survived by his wife of forty-eight years, Betty Leach, his daughter, Angie Wiggins, his grandson, Jordan Wiggins, his sister, Jan Deer, and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents and a sister, Jeanie Davis.

 

Visitation will be held from 4:00 – 5:30 on Thursday, January 26 at Bethany United Methodist Church in Summerville, SC.  A funeral service will follow immediately in Spell Chapel at 5:30. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Intrepid Hospice at 2964 Lake Park Dr. 2nd Floor, North Charleston, SC, 29406