Carleton Lee Sidell, 81, widower of Hazel Skipper Sidell, passed away Friday, February 15, 2019 at his residence.
The family will receive friends on Tuesday, February 19, 2019 at Graham Funeral Home from 6-8PM. Funeral service, with military honors, will be held on Wednesday, February 20, 2019 at 2PM at Graham Funeral Home Chapel. Interment, directed by Graham Funeral Home, will immediately follow the service and be held in Pennyroyal Memorial Gardens.
Born in Villa Grove, Illinois on June 1, 1937, he was a son of the late Arthur Sidell and Pearl Effie Templeton Sidell. Mr. Sidell was a member of Mt. Zion Baptist Church. He retired from the National Guard but served in the United States Air Force for eight and half years as well. Mr. Sidell was a proud veteran and member of the local VFW. He worked in shipping for International Paper for 29 years. In his free time, he enjoyed fishing, bowling, and playing golf.
He is survived by two children, Cheryl R. Bookhart of Georgetown, Robert L. Sidell (Marilyn) of Georgetown; four grandchildren, James High (Sabrina) of Georgetown, April Phillips (Jared) of Walterboro, April Herring of Conway, Shawn Kennedy of Conway; four great grandchildren, Madison Miller of Georgetown, Morgan High of Georgetown, Sophia Phillips of Walterboro, Isaac Herring of Conway; and a number of nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents and wife, he was preceded in death by a sister, Alice Warfel; four brothers, John Sidell, Douglas Sidell, Robert Sidell, Gene Sidell; and a grandson, Shane Kennedy.
Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.grahamfuneralhome.org. Arrangements by Graham Funeral Home (843) 527-4419.