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Don Alvin Messervy

Don Alvin Messervy

Male 1930 - 2007  (77 years)

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  • Name Don Alvin Messervy  [1, 2, 3
    Residence 1930  Greenville, Greenville, South Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Born 15 Mar 1930  Greenville, Greenville, South Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Also Known As Donnie 
    Residence Folly Beach, Charleston, South Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Died 23 May 2007  Charleston VA Medical Center, Charleston, Charleston, South Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • Don Alvin Messervy, Sr., 77, died Wednesday, May 23, 2007, at The Charleston VA Medical Center.

      The relatives and friends are invited to attend his graveside funeral services at St. Paul's Episcopal Churchyard in Meggett, SC, Monday, May 28, 2007 at Ten-thirty O'clock. Friends may call at J. HENRY STUHR, INC., DOWNTOWN CHAPEL, Sunday May 27, 2007 between five and seven O'clock.

      Don Messervy was born in Greenville, SC, March 15, 1930, the son of Luder Cadow Messervy and Lois Villna Crenshaw Messervy and raised in Meggett, SC. He was a retired Construction Superintendent for Sanders and Brother's Construction Company. Mr. Messervy was best known for all the road construction projects he helped build from Folly Beach, West Ashley, the Naval Weapons Station to Moncks Corner. He was also a Veteran of the US Army during the Korean War. His hobbies were gardening, animals and spending time with his family and friends.

      Surviving are daughters, Donna Onez Messervy Clark (Richard) of Shelby, NC, Cindy Ann Messervy Sanders (Frank) of San Antonio, TX; sons, Don Alvin Messervy, Jr. (Susan S.) of Holly Hill, SC, Anthony Craig Messervy (Susan C.) of James Island, SC; brothers, Thomas William Messervy (Peggy) of James Island, SC, Luder Cadow Messervy, Jr. (Dale) of James Island, SC; sisters, Martha Virginia Messervy Bryson of Greenville, SC, Carolyn Jean Messervy McLeod (Robert) of Southern Pines, NC, Patricia Maria Messervy Milton (Frederick) of Fredericksburg, VA; 13 grandchildren, Jake, Amy, Jesse, Sam, Chauntelle, Donnie, Philip, Renie, Merritt, Daniel, Jason, Nicole, John-Michael and 5 great-grandchildren, Jason, John, Harley, James and Mason.

      He was predeceased by his wife, Betty Elizabeth Clark Messervy; son, Burnett Burnie Wilkie Messervy; sisters, Barbara Lynn Messervy McKesson and Hilmer Ann Messervy.

      The family wishes to give special thanks to the VA Medical Center and especially the Dialysis team for the wonderful care their father received.

      In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the National Kidney Foundation, 30 East 33rd Street, New York, NY 10016; www.kidney.org. Visit our guestbook at www.charleston.net/deaths.

      Published in the Charleston Post & Courier on 5/25/2007.

      Messervy, Don

      MESSERVY, Don The relatives and friends of Don Donnie Alvin Messervy, Sr., widower of Betty Elizabeth Clark Messervy, are invited to attend his funeral services, Monday, May 28, 2007 at the graveside in Christ-St. Paul's Episcopal Churchyard. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the National Kidney Foundation, 30 East 33rd Street, New York, NY 10016; www.kidney.org. ARRANGEMENTS BY J. HENRY STUHR, INC., DOWNTOWN CHAPEL. Visit our guestbook at www.charleston.net/deaths
      Published in the Charleston Post & Courier from 5/26/2007 - 5/27/2007.

      http://www.legacy.com/charleston/DeathNotices.asp?Page=Notice&PersonID=88319742
    Buried Saint Paul's Episcopal Church Cemetery, Yonges Island, Charleston, South Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I1563  tng Genealogy

    Father Luder Cadow Messervy, Sr,   b. 13 Aug 1903, South Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Dec 1993, Charleston, Charleston, South Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Lois Villna Crenshaw,   b. 6 Apr 1902, South Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Dec 1985, Greenville, Greenville, South Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Family ID F701  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Living 
    Children 
     1. Living
     2. Burnett Wilkie Messervy,   b. 16 Jul 1959, Charleston, Charleston, South Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Jun 2000, Charleston, Charleston, South Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 40 years)  [natural]
     3. Living
     4. Living
     5. Living
    Family ID F702  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1930 - Greenville, Greenville, South Carolina, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 15 Mar 1930 - Greenville, Greenville, South Carolina, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - - Folly Beach, Charleston, South Carolina, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S541] U.S., Find A Grave Index, 1600s-Current, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2012;), https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/33037418/don-alvin-messervy.
      Record for Don Alvin Sr Messervy
      https://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=60525&h=84937218&indiv=try

    2. [S293] U.S. Public Records Index, Ancestry.com, (Name: Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2009;).
      U.S. Public Records Index 2007.Original data - Compiled from various U.S. public records.

    3. [S337] 1930 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: The Generations Network, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2002;).
      Year: 1930; Census Place: Greenville, Greenville, South Carolina; Roll: 2199; Page: 9A; Enumeration District: 42; Image: 321.0.
      http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=1930usfedcen&h=96194595&indiv=try
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