Clifford Moore Songer III

June 12, 1943March 25, 2021

Cliff Songer, 77, went home to be with God March 25 at Roper Hospital. Born June 12, 1943. Son of the late Clifford M. Songer, Jr. and Ethel Hazel Songer.

He served in the US Navy 1961 to1965 on aircraft carriers Saratoga and Enterprise. He then had a 32 year career with Southern Bell, first as a lineman, and ended as a facility technician.

He is survived by his wife, Dixie Kizer Songer, daughters Rebecca Lisa Sessions (Bryan) and Angela Frances Page (Jerry), Sons Jonathan Moore Songer (Jacquie) and Daniel Christopher Songer, nine grandchildren and 4 great grandchildren, brother Tommy (Kim) and sister Mary. Predeceased by sister Kathleen Robbins (Butch) and brother Richard (Vicki).

Cliff spent his life in service to his God as a teacher of Children and Adult Sunday School. Served on the Charleston Ostomy Association, Edisto Lions Club, Edisto USCG Auxiliary and Chaplain for SCV Chapter 131 on Edisto. Charter member of Charleston Barbershop Quartet and enjoyed playing piano and guitar.

Celebration of Cliff’s Life will be Saturday, April 3, 2021 at 11 AM at the Edisto Beach Civic Center located at 42 Station Ct, Edisto Island, SC 29438. A private family burial will be Friday, April 2, 2021 at Carolina Memorial Funeral Home.

Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be viewed and shared at

In lieu of flowers, donations to Cliffs memory to Redeemer Fellowship of Edisto Island (Missions) at PO Box 714, Edisto Island 29438 or online at


  • Private Family Graveside Service at Carolina Memorial Gardens

    Friday, April 2, 2021

  • Memorial Service at Edisto Beach Civic Center

    Saturday, April 3, 2021


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Leigh Corey

April 2, 2021

Ms. Dixie - Saddened to hear about Cliff, but grateful I was able to see him a few months ago. Sending big hugs to you, you know where to find me. Praying for all of you

Patsy Ackerman

April 1, 2021

Dixie and family, I'm so sorry for your loss of Cliff. Please know that I'm praying for your peace and comfort.