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Cheryl H. O'Brien
  • In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to
  • Roper St. Francis Cancer Center
    2085 Henry Tecklenburg Drive
    Charleston, SC 29414

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“My condolences to the family. Girls Night Out at Belk Citadel will never be the same. ”
1 of 6 | Posted by: Sharon Graham - Charleston, SC

“I was saddened to hear of Cheryl's demise. She was an Awesome person. I had the privilege of working with her at MUSC.My sincerest condolences to...Read More ยป
2 of 6 | Posted by: A friend

“Cheryl, fly high sweetheart. I will always love you as my sister! ”
3 of 6 | Posted by: Kim Janecek - Daniel Island, SC

“I worked with Cheryl years ago in the MUSC Payroll Department. RIP Cheryl. Lee ”
4 of 6 | Posted by: Lee Sherrill - Charleston, SC

“You will be greatly missed. Rest in peace my dear friend. ”
5 of 6 | Posted by: Sheila Griner - Charleston, SC

“Love you xoxoxo isnt good bye we will see you again. ”
6 of 6 | Posted by: Katherine Hurcomb - Summerville, SC

Cheryl Hurcomb O'Brien, 66, of Charleston, South Carolina, entered into eternal rest Thursday, January 16, 2020. Her Funeral Service will be held Sunday, January 19, 2020 in J. Henry Stuhr Inc., West Ashley Chapel, 3360 Glenn McConnell Parkway at 3:00 p.m. The family will receive friends from 2:00 p.m. until the time of the service. Interment will follow in Live Oak Memorial Gardens.

Cheryl was born July 16, 1953 in Barnwell, South Carolina, a daughter of the late John Phillip Hurcomb, Jr. and Alma Hutto Hurcomb. She was an administrative assistant with MUSC. Cheryl was devoted to her family and loved spending time with her grandchildren. She cherished trips to the mountains, spending time at the beach and enjoyed cooking.

She is survived by her son, Edwin J. O'Brien, III (Stacey) of Charleston, SC; brother, Barry Hurcomb of Charleston, SC; sister, Linda Hurcomb Simmons (Ricky) of Hollywood, SC; two grandchildren, Ryleigh and Connor O'Brien; nephews, Jacob Simmons, Charlie, Johnny and Chad Hurcomb; nieces Chelsie Hurcomb and Ashley H. Ferrell. Cheryl is also survived by her beloved dog Maggie. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her son, Nicholas John O'Brien and brother, John Phillip Hurcomb III.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Roper St. Francis Cancer Center, 2085 Henry Tecklenburg Dr, Charleston, SC 29414.

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