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John Massalon Auld, Sr.

John Massalon Auld, Sr.
  • November 18, 1943 - March 30, 2021
  • Charleston, South Carolina

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“Thought & prayer's are with the family, as there are never words at these times. Johnny was a good friend & will be truly be missed by a that came...Read More »
1 of 11 | Posted by: Frank Skinner

“Our family wishes yours peace in this time of sadness. We have many fond memories of all of you from Sullivan's Island Elementary School days and...Read More »
2 of 11 | Posted by: Courtney Somers

“Jeanette, Jeanie, and Susan, I was saddened to hear the news of Johnny's passing. May God's grace sustain you during this difficult time. ”
3 of 11 | Posted by: Marianne Albrecht - Mt. Pleasant, SC

“Jeanette, so sorry to hear about Johnny. All of you will be in my thoughts and prayers in the days ahead. ”
4 of 11 | Posted by: Barbara Wells - Charleston, SC

“My Heartfelt Sympathy Jeanette, I will always cherish the times the three of us had together in Lake Lure and Charleston. A good and an intelligent...Read More »
5 of 11 | Posted by: Michele - Friend

“Dear Jeanette, so, so sorry to hear of John's passing. Please know that our prayers are with you for comfort and peace. Love, Flora Ann (Caughman)...Read More »
6 of 11 | Posted by: Flora Ann Orvin - Friend

“Dear Jeanette, I was so sorry to read about your loss. May the love of family and friends and your faith provide the comfort you need in this...Read More »
7 of 11 | Posted by: Joyce Moseley - Azle, TX - Friend

“Jeanette, I am so sorry. Every time I saw Johnny, he was personable, gracious, and kind. He will be missed. ”
8 of 11 | Posted by: Edna Boroski-Siehl - Goose Creek, SC

“My prayers go out to this beautiful family. May his beautiful soul RIP ”
9 of 11 | Posted by: Michelle Cordova - Mount Pleassnt, SC

“Jeanette, Jeanie, and SusanMy heart goes out to you in this time. I have known and appreciated all of you for many years.. John was always fun to...Read More »
10 of 11 | Posted by: Mary Carroll - Mount pleasant, SC

“I am sad that Johnny has passed away, but happy that he is no longer in pain and is in a better place. I will miss his quick wit and Gullah accent....Read More »
11 of 11 | Posted by: Patricia Sanders - Mt. Pleasant, SC


John Massalon Auld, Sr., 77, of Charleston, South Carolina, husband of Jeanette Auld entered into eternal rest Tuesday, March 30, 2021. His graveside service will be held Saturday, April 3, 2021 in Christ Church Cemetery, 2304 Highway 17 North at 10:00 am. Arrangements by J. Henry Stuhr, Inc. Mount Pleasant Chapel.

John was born November 18, 1943, in Charleston, South Carolina, and grew up in Mount Pleasant. He was the son of the late Seabrook Auld and the late Marguerite Massalon Auld. He spent his life on the water, working on shrimp boats and as a Tugboat Captain; he enjoyed the summers at the family's cabin on Lake Lure in North Carolina. He was an active member in Christ Church of Mount Pleasant and a member of the Masonic Lodge.

He is survived by his wife of 56 years, Jeanette Auld of Mt. Pleasant, SC; two daughters, Jeanie Meyers of Mt. Pleasant, SC and Susan Thesing of Atlanta, GA; two sisters, Judith Byrd of Mt. Pleasant, SC and Beth Auld of Huger, SC; four grandchildren, Alex Meyers of Knoxville, TN, Caroline Atkinson of Awendaw, SC, Nancy Thesing and John Thesing both of Atlanta, GA; He was preceded in death by his son, John Massalon Auld, Jr.

Memorials may be made to Christ Church Mount Pleasant, 2304 Highway 17 North, Mt. Pleasant, SC 29466.