MR. GARREY SUMTER

MR. GARREY SUMTER, (44) of Myrtle Beach, SC was born on May 24, 1970 to the late Mr. Nathaniel Sumter, Sr. and Mrs. Eleanor White-Sumter. He entered into eternal rest on Wednesday, February 25, 2015. He was educated in the Horry County public schools and graduated from Myrtle Beach High School with the Class of 1989. He took pride in working at Joe’s Crab Shack, Compass Cove Resort and Dunes Village Resort. Garrey was known for his passion for cooking and he could light up a room with his wonderful smile. His favorite saying was, “You Got That Right.” Garrey was a devoted husband, father, grandfather, son, brother and uncle whom he shared very special moments. He married the love of his life, Lorna Burke-Sumter on May 02, 2001 and their union was blessed with two {2} children. Garrey was preceded in death by his parents, Mr. Nathaniel Sumter, Sr. and Mrs. Eleanor Sumter; his brothers, Levon, Roger and James; his grandmother, Mrs. Mary Sumter; his father~in~law, Mr. Walter Burke; his brothers~in~law, Ferron Burke and Lyndell Burke; his sister~in~law, Joyce Burke. He leaves to cherish his memories his beautiful wife, Lorna; his children, Arlene {Ian} McPherson~Richard, Alrick “Odean” Taylor, Alan “Javon” Gilbert, Martika {Jonathan Bennett, Jr.} Sumter, Chenise Sumter, Garrey Sumter, Jr. and Garrek Sumter; his grandchildren, Arilana and Allyah Richard; his loving brothers, Nathaniel {Joyce} Sumter, Jr., Ronald {Olivia} Sumter and Antonio {Deborah} Sumter; his only precious sister, Trina; his mother~in~law, Mrs. Gwendolyn Burke; his sisters~in~law and brothers~in~law, Constance & Angela Sumter, David, Nembhand,Alton, Lacelles, Almond, Ralston, Arvill, Pauline, Sylvia, Sharon and Kareem; his aunt, Helen Williams; his uncles, Matthew and Lavern Sumter; devoted nieces and nephews whom he loved dearly and are to numerous to name; the Bessellieu, White and Grate Families; a very special cousin whom he considered a brother, Bernard “Anthony” Wilson; devoted friends, Sylvia “Ann” Sessions and Jennifer Rush; Christ Community Church, Co~Workers at Dunes Village and a host of other relatives and friends. Visitation will be held 6:00 ~ 8:00 PM on Wednesday, March 04, 2015 at Ocean View Memorial Chapel. Funeral Services will be held 2:00 Thursday, March 05, 2015 at Christ Community Church. Arrangements are entrusted to Ocean View Funeral Home and Cremation Services, LLC.

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