Keith Wayne Waites CHARLESTON – Keith Wayne Waites, 54, after a long illness passed away at his home in Charleston on Friday, October 25, 2013. Born March 7, 1959, he was the son of the late Paul E. Waites and Carole Ann Waites of Columbia. Keith was preceded in death by his loving sister Susan Waites and father Paul E. Waites. Keith is survived and remembered by his loving wife Nancy Waites of 23 years of Charleston; his sister Marcia Roof of Trussville, Alabama; brother Stephen Waites of Cordova, Tennessee; brother Eddie Waites of West Columbia; children, family and friends. A memorial will be held 11 a.m. Tuesday at Cathedral of Praise (3790 Ashley Phosphate Road, North Charleston).Arrangements by Simplicity Lowcountry Cremation & Burial Services, North Charleston, South Carolina.