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I have been reminded of your father's passing a year ago. He was so important to me in my life's work in public relations. John sat on the Board at Ashley Hall when I returned to Charleston after college (1970 grad) and 10 years after that (1980) - at the time my father had a stroke and I moved home permanently to be with my parents. Ashley Hall was looking for her first Director of Development and your Dad helped

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Posted by: Deirdre (Dee Dee) Squires - Saint Joseph, MO - Family   Apr 01, 2019

Beth, John, and Pearce:

I am so sorry not to have been with you all at the time of your father's passing. He was a great man and will be missed by family and community for all his good works. Your Mom and Dad were always so kind and caring to me and we shared so much fun always during the Christmas season singing together!

My thoughts and prayers are with you all and your families at this time.

Much love, Dee Dee

Posted by: Deirdre (Dee Dee) Geraty Squires - Saint Joseph, MO - Family   Apr 08, 2018

John and Beth,
I was sorry to hear about your father's death. I remember him from the bank. He was always very friendly and had a smile for everyone. I hope that the peace of the lord is with you and your family at this difficult time.

Posted by: Riddell Perry - Mount Pleasant, SC   Apr 07, 2018

Rest In Peace Uncle John. What laughter and joy always brought to us. You will be greatly missed & are dearly loved.
Love & prayers to you all.

Posted by: Neyle Froh - Fort Worth, TX - Family   Apr 05, 2018

My thoughts and prayers go to the family during this time of bereavement. John was a great banker and a great friend. Unfortunately, I will not be able to attend the funeral as I will be out of town. Please let me know if I can be helpful.

Posted by: John M. River, Jr. - Charleston, SC   Apr 05, 2018

John, I am so sorry to hear of the loss of your father. Know that you and your family will be in my special thoughts and prayers. Love, Laraine (aka Ladybug)

Posted by: Laraine Caldwell - Nashville, TN - Friend   Apr 05, 2018

My condolences to the family.

Posted by: Bob Mullen - Mount Pleasant, SC - Acquaintance   Apr 05, 2018

John, Beth and Pearce...So sorry to hear about your dad. I have such great memories of your parents. Heaven has gained another angel...
My thoughts and prayers are with you all. Fondly, Tory

Posted by: Tory Davis Champion - spartanburg, SC   Apr 05, 2018

I'm so heart broken to hear of Big John's passing. We loved your family so much and cherished all our memories spent on the Island with your family. All our Love,
Tracy and Patty Franklin

Posted by: Tracy Franklin - Roy, UT - Family   Apr 04, 2018

Beth, I'm sorry to hear of your father's passing. What an exemplary life he led, he exemplifies what we should all aspire to. His public service was truly extraordinary. my very best wishes, Anne Pitcher

Posted by: Anne Pitcher - Ann Arbor, MI   Apr 04, 2018