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Purvis LeGrande Hutchinson

Purvis LeGrande Hutchinson
  • November 30, 1937 - January 30, 2019
  • Ladson, South Carolina

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J. Henry Stuhr Northwoods Chapel

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North Charleston, SC 29406
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“Feb 2, 2019 I graduated from NCHS with LeGrande back in 1959. This year is our 60th Anniversary. It is with regrets that LeGrande will not be with...Read More ยป
1 of 3 | Posted by: David Zipperer - NYC, NY - Friend

“LeGrande was a good man, helpful to everybody and devoted to the care of his family. He will be missed. ”
2 of 3 | Posted by: William Hart - Isle Of Palms, SC

“Carl, Prayers to you and your mother in this time of loss. Enjoyed the time that I worked with both your father and you at CNSYD. ”
3 of 3 | Posted by: Michael Dixon - RAVENEL, SC


Purvis LeGrande Hutchinson, 81, of Ladson, SC, husband of Louisa Joyce Hutchinson died Wednesday, January 30, 2019. His Funeral Service will be held Saturday, February 2, 2019, in the J. Henry Stuhr, Inc., Northwoods Chapel, 2180 Greenridge Road at 3:00 pm. Entombment will follow at Carolina Memorial Park. The family will receive friends Saturday from 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm prior to the service.

LeGrande was born November 30, 1937 in Lake City, SC, son of the late Carl Purvis Hutchinson and the late Annie Mae Baker Hutchinson. He was a US Army Veteran and retired from Charleston Naval Shipyard in Shop 56 as a Shop Planner. Following retirement he became employed at MUSC and retired as a Courier for Pathology. LeGrande traveled every state in the union and every province and Canada.

He is survived by his wife, Louisa Hutchinson of Ladson, SC; son, Carl L. Hutchinson; sister, Jennean Dildine all of North Charleston, SC; numerous nieces and nephews.

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