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Roy (Byron) Leroy Welter, Jr.

Roy (Byron) Leroy Welter, Jr.
  • October 22, 1952 - March 3, 2017
  • Charleston, South Carolina

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“Old friend, we go back as far as Stono Park Elementary days through St.Andrews Junior High and on to our beloved St.Andrews Parish High School.That...Read More »
1 of 3 | Posted by: Jimmy Henderson - Charleston, SC

“I will always consider Roy one of the most intriguing men I've ever known. I will miss him. ”
2 of 3 | Posted by: Marcia Warnock - North Charleston, SC

“It's been so many years since I was running around your house like it was my own. Allison and I were pretty much attached at the hip and sisters by...Read More »
3 of 3 | Posted by: Rachel Donelson - Charleston, SC

Roy (Byron) Leroy Welter, Jr., 64, of Charleston, South Carolina, entered into eternal rest Friday, March 3, 2017.
A brief Memorial and causal gathering will be held on Wednesday, March 8, 2017, at 4 pm at the home of the Barkowitz , a Loving Family Roy inherited many years ago. Please come and join us with your joyful Memories (verbal or written), light food, beverages and Roy's favorite music.
All of his Friends and Family are welcome! Please Call Diane 843-873-8471 for the address.

Roy was born October 22, 1952 in Charleston, South Carolina, son of the late Byron Leroy Welter and Helen Fiddie Welter. He was a 1970 graduate of St. Andrews Parish High School, West of the Ashley. He was a self-employed carpenter.

He is survived by his two daughters, Angela Welter Gatgounis of North Charleston, SC; and Allison Welter Crisp (Will) of Charleston, SC; sister, Diane Welter Till (Jimmy) of Summerville, SC; three grandchildren: Hunter, Sam, and Riley; nephew, Jamie Till (PJ) of Summerville, SC; three grand nieces; and best friend and companion, Linda Collins. Also; his dear friend, Kelly Schonhut. Roy is additionally survived by his MOST BELOVED DOG, Ashley.

Memorials may be made to Charleston Animal Society, 2455 Remount Road, North Charleston, SC 29406.