|Birth: ||Feb. 11, 1920|
|Death: ||Oct. 27, 2007|
Mrs. Mary Helen Crosby Box, age 87, of North Charleston, SC, widow of the late Rudolph Medd Box, passed away in the early evening hours on October 27, 2007 at the Hospice Center of Charleston in Mount Pleasant.
Friends and family are invited to attend her funeral service on Tuesday, October 30, 2007 at 11:00 am at St. Thomas Episcopal Church, 1150 East Montague Avenue, North Charleston, SC 29405. Burial will immediately follow at CAROLINA MEMORIAL PARK. Visitation will be this evening, Monday, October 29, 2007 at CAROLINA MEMORIAL FUNERAL HOME, 7113 Rivers Avenue, North Charleston, SC, from 6:00 until 8:00 pm.
Mrs. Mary Helen Crosby Box was born on February 11, 1920 in Columbia, SC to Mr. Benjamin Franklin Crosby and Mrs. Pearl Victoria Swancy Crosby.
She had been a devoted member of St. Thomas Episcopal Church since 1946. She was an owner and operator of The Whipper Baroney Service Station for over 30 years. She was also a member of the Eastern Star and the Daughters of the Nile. Mrs. Box loved to fish and to spend time outdoors. She loved her family dearly and was a wonderful mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and great-great-grandmother.
She will be greatly missed by all who knew her.
Survivors include one daughter, Marie Myatt, and her husband Bernie, of James Island; two sons, R. Medd Box, and his wife Peggy, of Moncks Corner, and Allen H. Box, and his wife Lollie, of Moncks Corner; six grandchildren; two step-grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; one step great-grandchild and one step-great-great-grandchild; many numerous nieces and nephews.
Mrs. Box was preceded in death by her husband, the late Rudolph Medd Box and three sisters.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to St. Thomas Episcopal Church, 1150 East Montague Avenue, North Charleston, SC 29405.
Funeral arrangements provided by CAROLINA MEMORIAL FUNERAL HOME, 7113 Rivers Avenue, North Charleston, SC 843-797-2222.
Rudolph Medd Box (1919 - 1972)
Carolina Memorial Park
South Carolina, USA
Created by: Juanda
Record added: Apr 07, 2011
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