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Guyton Mark "Rocky" Player

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“Donna and family, our prayers and thoughts are with you at this sad time. Rocky was a special person and will be missed. May the Lord be with you at...Read More »
1 of 14 | Posted by: A friend

“I saw Rocky in lane 8 many times and always had a brief talk with him, as did all the drivers who came through his lane..Mike lemme tell ya... His...Read More »
2 of 14 | Posted by: Mike Jones - North charleston, SC

“Fond memories of growing up in Awendaw. Rocky is a vivid part of those memories. Though I did not get to see Rocky often, after growing up, I kept...Read More »
3 of 14 | Posted by: Howard Wright - Glen Allen, VA

“Always a gentleman. Kind and thoughtful spirit. Fond memories of him and his orange Volkwagon,riding around in McClellanville. Much love to Donna and...Read More »
4 of 14 | Posted by: Kim, Bobby, and Jesse. Charleston

“Our prayers and thoughts are with you and the family Donna. ”
5 of 14 | Posted by: Nick and Rachel White - Bonneau, SC

“I worked with Rocky at the port. Rocky was always very helpful to the new guys and what a great personality!! We will miss you my friend. God bless...Read More »
6 of 14 | Posted by: Kip Nettles - Mount Pleasant, SC

“Donna, I am so sorry that Rocky was so sick & we didn't know. I pray that you & your son will be alright. Please know that I wanted to be...Read More »
7 of 14 | Posted by: Rita Ackerman Weeks - SC - family

“I love you Donna My Scotia street sister . So very sorry. Prayers and hugs. You are always in my heart and will always be so very special not only...Read More »
8 of 14 | Posted by: Nickie Morrison Mcknight - SC

“Some of the best times of my life were spent in South Carolina with Donna and Rocky Player. From the times in our early 20s when shared a house...Read More »
9 of 14 | Posted by: Evelyn Gallinaitis - Westmont, IL

“Some of the best times of my life were spent in South Carolina with Donna and Rocky Player. From the times in our early 20's when shared a house...Read More »
10 of 14 | Posted by: Evey Gallinaitis - Westmont, IL


11 of 14 | Posted by: A friend

“I can recall attending Delbert McClinton concerts with Rocky and Donna. Rocky loved good music. Rocky was a talented artist, and gifted woodcarver....Read More »
12 of 14 | Posted by: Steve Bryant - Isle of Palms, SC

“Friend since middle school...loved running into Rocky at random places. He was exactly as described in the paper. My prayers and good wishes are with...Read More »
13 of 14 | Posted by: Mitzi Wright - Mt. Pleasant, SC

“We will miss you, my friend. ”
14 of 14 | Posted by: Cork Hutson - Sumter, SC - Friend


Guyton Mark "Rocky" Player, 64, of Awendaw, South Carolina, husband of Donna Cumbee Player left this world on Wednesday, June 27, 2018. The world lost an amazing man on that day. His memorial service will be held Saturday, June 30, 2018 in J. HENRY STUHR, INC. MOUNT PLEASANT CHAPEL, 1494 Mathis Ferry Road at 4:00 p.m. There will be a gathering of friends one hour prior to the service in the Mount Pleasant Chapel.

Rocky was larger than life, an amazing storyteller, an old salt, a child of the 60's & 70's, a gifted artist, a fisherman, a dock hand, the life of the party, a son, a brother, a father and a husband.

He was an Awendaw native, as stubborn as they come, straight from Munn Hill. Rocky will be missed more than most and loved eternally by everyone that knew him. He worked as an ILA long shoreman for over 30 years.

Rocky is survived by his wife of 40 years, Donna; son, Guyton Mark Player of Awendaw; brother, Guyton Scott Player of St. James City, FL; father, Duane Gemer; nieces; nephews; lots of cousins; and many, many friends.