Raymond Marsh, Jr

By February 24, 2014 Obituaries


Lt. Col. Raymond Marsh Jr., USA, Retired, died February 23,2014 at his home in Mt. Pleasant, SC.  He was ninety years old.

He was the son of the late Col. Raymond Marsh, USA, and Miriam Parran Marsh.  His devoted wife Beth, two daughters, Cynthia and Elizabeth, five grandchildren, and four great grand children survive him.


He graduated from the Citadel in 1949 as a veteran student, later obtaining a masters degree in Personnel Management from George Washington University in Washington DC.  He made his career in the Regular Army retiring after 25 years, followed by 10 years in the Civil Service working for the Army Storage Activity in Charleston, SC.  He fulfilled a life long dream by retiring in Charleston. 


 He was a committed Christian, devoted husband, loving father, and a faithful friend to many.  He was never too busy to help anyone in need and was always happy to share his hospitality with friends and family. 


A memorial service will be held Saturday, March 1, 2014 at 4:00 PM at Christ Church, Mt. Pleasant, SC.


In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Christ Church, 2304 Highway 17 North, Mt. Pleasant, SC 29466.