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Shawn "Tiny" Jerrard Etier

Shawn "Tiny" Jerrard Etier
  • February 3, 1973 - December 31, 2016
  • Johns Island, South Carolina
  • In lieu of flowers, Children' Trust donations may be made to:
  • Alexander Etier, Attn: Stephanie Lipford
    Wells Fargo Bank
    331 Harbision Blvd
    Columbia, SC 29212

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“I would like to send my thoughts and condolences from a fellow 1996 Citadel classmate. ”
1 of 16 | Posted by: Gray Connelly - Charleston, SC

“Saddened to hear of your passing ”
2 of 16 | Posted by: Keith McRoy - SC - Friend

“Sincere Condolences to the entire family...Micheal L. Nesbitt Union Heights (Good Fellas-Southern Belle) ”
3 of 16 | Posted by: Micheal Nesbitt - N. Charleston, SC

“We had many good laughs working together at Deas Hall. I am better for knowing you. You will be missed. Rest easy brother and I look forward to...Read More »
4 of 16 | Posted by: Dan Steele - Plainfield, IL

“Thoughts and prayers are with the family. ”
5 of 16 | Posted by: A friend

“I lift your family up in prayers, hoping you find some comfort and peace in knowing that Shawn was loved and remembered fondly by those lives he...Read More »
6 of 16 | Posted by: Jeff DeGroft - Littlestown, PA

“Dear Family, "Tiny" was my son Ben's ("Squirm") roommate at The Citadel. Their stories are numerous, a couple may even be legendary. My wife and I...Read More »
7 of 16 | Posted by: Steve Sammis - Rehoboth, MA

“Tiny as you know was a member of Etiwan 95 AFM Masonic Lodge. I knew Tiny thru our association as Brothers and Past Masters. He always was proficient...Read More »
8 of 16 | Posted by: Alfred Moessner - Mt. Pleasant, TN

“Tiny you will be miss ”
9 of 16 | Posted by: Ivan and april Moreno - SC

“To my dear friend you may be gone but you will never ever be forgotten. To the family you have my deepest condolences & my prayers are with you. ”
10 of 16 | Posted by: Kimberly Choice - Johns Island, SC

“I am so very sorry to hear of Shawn's passing. I have known him since he was in High School. He and my daughter dated for quite a few years. He...Read More »
11 of 16 | Posted by: Betty Paige - HUNTERSVILLE, NC

“Worked with Tiny at the WWJ. He was a bundle of joy. Will really miss his smile and laugh. Always a happy individual. Loved by all. ”
12 of 16 | Posted by: Pam and Sam Evans - Charleston, SC

“Rest easy Shawn. Known you since kindergarten at Statesville Rd Elementary and went to school with you until we graduated from NMHS. Godspeed my...Read More »
13 of 16 | Posted by: Shanne Banks - Simpsonville, SC

“I am very sorry for your loss. Shawn was a good man and always had a smile on his face. He will be missed. Brian Hefner Kilo 95 ”
14 of 16 | Posted by: Brian Hefner

“Condolences to the family. Tiny is a classmate of mine from The Citadel, co-worker as a work-study student and friend. I pray for strength toward the...Read More »
15 of 16 | Posted by: Alex Tittle - Minneapolis, MN

“Rest easy Tiny! You will be missed by many! ”
16 of 16 | Posted by: Angel Powers - Conway, SC

Shawn "Tiny" Jerrard Etier, 43, of Johns Island, SC, husband of Rachel Etier, died Saturday, December 31, 2016. His funeral service will be held Saturday, January 7, 2017, in Summerall Chapel, The Citadel, 171 Moultrie Street, at 11:00 a.m. Arrangements by J. Henry Stuhr, Inc., Northwoods Chapel.

Shawn was born February 3, 1973 in Charlotte, NC, son of the late Chuck Etier and Theresa McDaniel Plyler. He was the Director of Pre-Construction Services for Terratec, Inc. and was Vice President of GS2 Engineering. Shawn was a graduate of The Citadel, Class of 1996, and was a member of Etiwan Masonic Lodge.

He is survived by his wife, Rachel Etier of North Charleston, SC; mother, Theresa McDaniel Plyler of Cheraw, SC; daughter, Sophia Hattie Etier and son, Alexander Maximus Etier, both of North Florence, MT; two brothers, Edward Doyle Plyler, Jr. (Alli) of Chapin, SC, and Nic Etier (Stephanie) of Waxhaw, NC; and sister, Brandis Plyler Hall (Scotty) of Cheraw, SC.

In lieu of flowers, Children' Trust donations may be made to: Alexander Etier, Attn: Stephanie Lipford, Wells Fargo Bank, 331 Harbision Blvd., Columbia, SC 29212.