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Loyd Thomas McCracken

Loyd Thomas McCracken
  • September 9, 1940 - September 13, 2021
  • Charleston, South Carolina

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“Lloyd, you were always someone special. God had you a special place picked out. Rest In Peace My Friend ”
1 of 11 | Posted by: Pam - Friend

“Just wanted to say how much this man meant to me. I have lost some one I cared so much about. What a true gentleman loud was. He loved his family...Read More »
2 of 11 | Posted by: Val Brown

“Loyd was one of a kind !! I learned so much from him. When I first started out in business, Loyd taught me what it meant to give your word and...Read More »
3 of 11 | Posted by: Colin Campbell - Charleston, SC

“Like all the McCracken men Lloyd always had a smile and a playful nature and it is very sad to learn of his passing. Although i will not be able to...Read More »
4 of 11 | Posted by: Richard Aldret - Summerville, SC

“I am so sorry to hear of Uncle Loyd's passing. I remember all the family get togethers and oh my all the delicious food. He was a very kind and...Read More »
5 of 11 | Posted by: Terri Pirkle - Simpsonville, SC

“Loyd was such a loyal dedicated FAMILY man.He loved them with all his heart and soul. It was returned wholehearted from everyone that knew him. A...Read More »
6 of 11 | Posted by: Rachel & Lester Cannon - Family

“The Good Lord called upon a good one. Mr. McCracken was more than a friend to me. Every time that we spoke on the phone or saw each other we were...Read More »
7 of 11 | Posted by: Rodney Grooms - Moncks Corner, SC

“My memories and learning how to work and sweat and be a man Uncle Lloyd comes to my memory. When I think about making it through a hard day he comes...Read More »
8 of 11 | Posted by: Lorne Peterson - Family

“I knew Loyd only from morning meetings at McDonalds where he could tell some wild stories and keep us all laughing. I shall miss him and extend my...Read More »
9 of 11 | Posted by: Ed Howell

“My prayers are with you an your family .my x husband use to work for him .I remember him so well .he was a very sweet man . ”
10 of 11 | Posted by: Mona Gordon - Work

“Our deepest condolences for the passing of Uncle Loyd. After Mom's funeral, he hugged me and said to call him if I needed anything. That's the man...Read More »
11 of 11 | Posted by: Lisa Peterson-Chaves - Family


Loyd Thomas McCracken, 81, of James Island, South Carolina, entered into eternal rest Monday, September 13, 2021. His Funeral Service will be held cryptside Saturday, September 18, 2021 in Holy Cross Cemetery, 604 Fort Johnson Road at 11:00 a.m. The family will receive friends Friday from 4:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m. in the J. Henry Stuhr Inc. Downtown Chapel.

Loyd was born September 9, 1940 in Marion, South Carolina, son of the late Boyd McCracken and Nellie Logan McCracken. He was the owner of McCracken Landscaping.

Loyd is survived by his two sons: William Thomas McCracken (Denise) and Eddie B. McCracken (Chelle) both of James Island, SC; five grandchildren: Tiffany McDowell (Sam), Ryan McCracken (Beth), Chandler McCracken, Noah McCracken and Carolina McCracken; two great-grandchildren: Rylie McCracken and Easton McCracken; sister, Juanita M. Canty of North Charleston, SC; two brothers: Bruce McCracken of James Island, SC and Alpha McCracken of Johns Island, SC; and his significant other, DeLane Wilson.

Memorials may be made to a charity of your choice.