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Michael Ewell Kendall
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  • Ft. Moultrie Masonic Lodge #428
    P.O. Box 1053
    Mount Pleasant, SC 29465

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“Dear Carol,We just found out about Mike today. We r so sad for u and your family. He was always so sweet and so helpful at the beach. We know he will...Read More »
1 of 22 | Posted by: Linda Neal - Rock Hill, SC

“My deepest condolences to you, your family and friends....The world lost a great man!! ”
2 of 22 | Posted by: Rebecca Davenport - Charleston, SC

“Truly a one of a kind boss and human being and one that I have never experienced anything like before or since!!! I was treated very well by Mike...Read More »
3 of 22 | Posted by: David Mooney - Charleston, SC

“Stephanie and Family - Our hearts go out to you and your dear family at such a difficult time of loss. Peace and comfort to each of you. ”
4 of 22 | Posted by: Rebekah & Kyle Ward/Gibson - IL

“After reading the posted memory messages I can humbly agree with all comments. I knew Mike from my association with IBSA when I worked with...Read More »
5 of 22 | Posted by: Reed Hill - Kernersville, NC

“We met Mike about six years ago when we moved next door to Mike and Carol while we were building our home. You could not ask for better neighbors,...Read More »
6 of 22 | Posted by: Linda & Ted Veneman - SC

“Our deepest sympathy to your family ”
7 of 22 | Posted by: Dan & Betty Rudy - Martinsville, VA

“Everything said about this great man is true. I started work for him almost 20 yrs ago and he was a great mentor and father figure in my...Read More »
8 of 22 | Posted by: Tony Taylor - Charleston, SC

“I met Mike when he was first establishing Guy C Lee in The Charleston Market. From the old, cold, tin building where he began---to the facility...Read More »
9 of 22 | Posted by: Bobby Mills - Manning, SC

“My sympathy and prayers to all the family. I am glad that we were able to be with Mike last Christmas at the Kendall family reunion. I never dreamed...Read More »
10 of 22 | Posted by: Bill Preskitt - Martinsville, VA

“I have been coming to Guy C Lee for some 25 years....Mike was more than a manager....He was a good friend, full of both building knowledge, and...Read More »
11 of 22 | Posted by: ben lasky - mt pleasant, SC

“Mike and I were best friends in grade school often staying over at each others homes. We lost touch in high school as the kids on his side of 58 went...Read More »
12 of 22 | Posted by: Mike Westmoreland - Axton, VA

“My sympathies to the entire family. The Kendall family's children were my children, also. With love from his Pediatric Nurse, Janie Parcell Martin,...Read More »
13 of 22 | Posted by: Janie Martin - Martinsville, VA

“Mike and I were high school friends; he was a great guy! Condolences to his family and friends. ”
14 of 22 | Posted by: Kathy (Gordon) Comninaki - VA

“We did not know Mike but from all the wonderful things said about him, we wish we had. Our thoughts and prayers are with Carol and the rest of his...Read More »
15 of 22 | Posted by: Bobby & Collette Hankins - VA

“I knew Mike through the Masonic Lodge and found Mike to be a great and generous person; both in the Lodge as well as his private lie. My condolences...Read More »
16 of 22 | Posted by: Alfred Moessner - Mt. Pleasant, SC

“Mike was such a sweet man. He always made me and my children feel very welcome into the Kendall family. Our thoughts and prayers are with Carol, the...Read More »
17 of 22 | Posted by: Dawn Hundley - Bassett, VA

“I can not discribe how much this man meant to me and my family! He was more to me then a boss, he was like a father! His passing is one of the...Read More »
18 of 22 | Posted by: Kelly Johnson - MT Pleasant, SC

“My family and I would not be where we are today if not for you Mike. You were a good friend and mentor to me for over twenty years, I will never...Read More »
19 of 22 | Posted by: Steve O'Shields - Charleston, SC

“Carol, our sincere condolences and Prayers to you and your family. ”
20 of 22 | Posted by: Bobby & Ethylene Tatum - VA

“What a gentleman, a teacher, a husband, father,papa, the list can go on and on. Never knew a stranger, and he met one then he had a new friend. ”
21 of 22 | Posted by: Johnny Eanes - Ridgeway, VA

“I am very sorry to hear about Mike's passing! I was a high school friend. He was delightful! My condolences to his family! ”
22 of 22 | Posted by: Trella Mertz - Midlothian, VA


Michael Ewell Kendall, 65, of Charleston, South Carolina, husband of Carol Guilliams Kendall died Tuesday, April 25, 2017. His Funeral Service will be held Tuesday, May 2, 2017 in the First Baptist Church of Mt. Pleasant, 681 McCants Drive at 3:00 pm. Interment will be private. The family will receive friends Monday, May 1, 2017 in J. HENRY STUHR, INC., MOUNT PLEASANT CHAPEL, 1494 Mathis Ferry Road from 5:00 until 7:00 pm. A Masonic Service will be held at 7:00 pm.

Michael was born January 14, 1952 in Martinsville, Virginia, son of Mabel Earles Kendall and the late Marvin Ewell Kendall. He was a General Manager for Guy C. Lee Building Materials. Michael attended the Wharton School of Business and was a former member of Cathedral of Praise. He has been very active in the Masonic Order to include serving as Worshipful Master of Ft. Moultrie Lodge #428 several times, Past Senior Grand Deacon of the Grand Lodge of SC, Charleston York Rite and past High Priest and Past Eminent Commander, member of the Red Cross of Constantine, Charles Towne York Rite College, Scottish Rite Valley of Charleston and was a recipient of the Dalcho Award and was a member of the Knights Masons. He was also an honorary member of the Sullivan's Island Fire Department.

He is survived by his wife of 38 years, Carol G. Kendall of Charleston, SC; his mother, Mabel E. Kendall of Martinsville, VA; two daughters, Stephanie Marie Kendall of Alexandria, VA and Rebecca Jean Kendall of Charleston, SC; son, Marcus Ewell Kendall of Charleston, SC; two brothers, Kerry Kendall and Keith Kendall, both of Martinsville, VA; sister, Karen Folsom of Harrisonburg, VA; five grandchildren, David Michael Bridges, Daniel Bridges, Skylar Kendall, Emmalee Kendall and Thomas Burnett.

Memorials may be made to Ft. Moultrie Masonic Lodge #428, P.O. Box 1053, Mt. Pleasant, SC 29465.