1930 - 2007 (77 years)
||Don Alvin Messervy [1, 2, 3] |
||Greenville, Greenville, South Carolina, USA 
||15 Mar 1930
||Greenville, Greenville, South Carolina, USA [1, 2, 3]
|Also Known As
||Folly Beach, Charleston, South Carolina, USA 
||23 May 2007
||Charleston VA Medical Center, Charleston, Charleston, South Carolina, USA 
- 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 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.
||Saint Paul's Episcopal Church Cemetery, Yonges Island, Charleston, South Carolina, USA 
||Luder Cadow Messervy, Sr, b. 13 Aug 1903, South Carolina, USA d. 24 Dec 1993, Charleston, Charleston, South Carolina, USA (Age 90 years) |
||Lois Villna Crenshaw, b. 6 Apr 1902, South Carolina, USA d. Dec 1985, Greenville, Greenville, South Carolina, USA (Age 83 years) |
||Group Sheet | Family Chart
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Record for Don Alvin Sr Messervy
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U.S. Public Records Index 2007.Original data - Compiled from various U.S. public records.
- [S337] Ancestry.com, 1930 United States Federal Census, (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.
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