Carolina Funeral Home & Carolina Memorial Gardens

7113 Rivers Ave, North Charleston, SC


Ms. Carol J McCluskey

6 January, 19262 December, 2019

Carol Joan McCluskey, 93, of Oakbrook Towers in Summerville, SC, passed away at Trident Hospital following a brief illness, the afternoon of December 2, 2019.

Carol was born 06 January 1926 in Newark, Ohio to the late Floyd Porter and Eva Chislm.

Carole’s one great joy other than her family was music and singing. She loved the big band era and even sang with the Tommy & Jimmy Dorsey band. She played the piano, banjo and sang in church choirs over the years and social events. She loved to entertain and had a good sense of humor. Carol was a member of Jedburg Baptist Church in Jedburg, SC,

Carol moved from Ohio to Florida in 1956 and made that state her home. Twelve years ago she moved to Summerville, SC to be closer to her two daughters.

Survivors include three children; daughter Connie Hill (Gene) of Lebanon, SC, daughter Teresa Parsons (Andy) of Summerville, SC. and one son Steven McCluskey of Kissimmee, Fla. She has nine grandchildren, Cindy Bacote, Bailey Byrne, Andrew Hill, Steven, Shawn and Sam McCluskey, Rachel Roy, Eric Parsons and Stephen Parsons. 13 great grandchildren and her first great, great granddaughter.

In addition to her parents, Carol is predeceased by her only sister Marjorie Woolard of Ohio and one grandson Michael Hill of Summerville

Friends and family are invited to attend her graveside service at 2:00pm on Thursday, December 5th, 2019 at Carolina Memorial Park, Funerals & Cremation located at 7113 Rivers Ave. North Charleston, SC. 843-797-2222.

Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be viewed and shared at www.carolinamemorial.com.


  • Graveside Memorial Service at Carolina Memorial Park Thursday, 5 December , 2019


Ms. Carol J McCluskey

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