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Donald Edward Buckner, Sr
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Birth: Nov. 17, 1929
Charleston
Charleston County
South Carolina, USA
Death: May 24, 2009
Mount Pleasant
Charleston County
South Carolina, USA

Donald Edward Buckner, Sr., husband of the late Myrtle Rae McTeer Buckner of Mt. Pleasant, SC, passed away Sunday, May 24, 2009 in a local hospital.

The relatives and friends of Donald Buckner are invited to attend his funeral service on Thursday, May 28, 2009 in Mount Pleasant Presbyterian Church at 2:00 p.m. Interment will follow in Mount Pleasant Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends on Wednesday, May 27, 2009 at J. HENRY STUHR, INC., MOUNT PLEASANT CHAPEL from 6:00 until 8:00 o'clock.

Mr. Buckner was born November 17, 1929 in Charleston, South Carolina, son of the late Guy Leonard Buckner, Sr. and Rosa Lee Nettles Buckner.

He was a graduate of St. Johns High School, a retired accountant with Craven's Auto Electric and a renowned Master Clockmaker.

He was Chaplain of the Charleston Rifle Club, founding member of the East Cooper Outboard Motor Club, a member of the Woodmen of the World and West Ashley Civitan Club. He was also a member of Gideons International, National Association of Watch and Clock Collectors, Inc, Palmetto State Chapter #144, National Sheriff's Association, South Carolina State Sheriff's Association and honorary citizen of Boys Town Nebraska.

Poppa Donald leaves behind three daughters, Mary Claire and Walter Hamrick of West Ashley, Jean and Jim Craig of Mt. Pleasant, Donna and Steve Prescott of Awendaw, and a son, Donald (Eddie) Edward Buckner, Jr. of Mt. Pleasant; eight grandchildren, Laura and Jason Watkins, Alice Hamrick, Sarah Hamrick, Jesse Craig, Julie Craig, Jenny Lee Craig, Will Prescott, Allan Prescott and two great grandchildren, Mary Coastal and Walter Wahoo Watkins of Goat Island; one sister, Doris and Bill Hardy of Johns Island; two brothers, Guy Leonard Buckner, Jr. of Johns Island and David and Pat Buckner, of Ravenel. Memorials may be made to Gideons International, Charleston West Camp, P.O. Box 31193, Charleston, SC 29417 or Mount Pleasant Presbyterian Church, 302 Hibben Street, Mt. Pleasant, SC 29464. 
 
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 Parents:
  Guy Leonard Buckner (1899 - 1966)
  Edith Rosalie Nettles Buckner (1904 - 2006)
 
 Spouse:
  Myrtle Mae McTeer Buckner (1929 - 2007)
 
 Sibling:
  Donald Edward Buckner (1929 - 2009)
  Gloria Jean Buckner (1943 - 1943)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Mount Pleasant Memorial Gardens
Mount Pleasant
Charleston County
South Carolina, USA
 
Created by: Juanda
Record added: May 27, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 37565483
Donald Edward Buckner, Sr
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