NEW ELLENTON, S.C. - Retired Master Sergeant Carl W. Deese, 68, United States Marine Corps, husband of Mrs. Frieda Moore Deese, entered into rest on Wednesday, November 13th, 2013. Born in Cleburne County, AL, he was a son of the late Isaac and Rosie Yarbrough Deese. He was raised in the Columbus Chapel Church of God. A Vietnam Veteran, he proudly served his county in the United States Marine Corps retiring as a Master Sergeant. Following his retirement from the Corps, he went to work for Wackenhut, where he also retired. In addition to his wife, family members include siblings, Shirley Deese (James) Glasco, Bowden, GA, Clarence (Pauline) Deese, Fruithurst, AL, the late Tony (Edith) Deese, AL and Terry Deese, Rootville, GA. A graveside service with military honors accorded by the United States Marine Corps Honor Guard will be held on Tuesday, November 19th, 2013, at 1 o clock in Southlawn Cemetery, Aiken, SC, with Rev. Ronald Williams officiating. It has been requested that memorials be made to the Wounded Warrior Project. (www.woundedwarriorproject.org) Visit www.HatcherFuneralHome.com to share memories of Msgt. Deese. Hatcher Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Langley, SC. USMC Ret.
Published in The Augusta Chronicle on Nov. 16, 2013
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