Edward Homer Vance, 76 of Ladson, South Carolina, passed away on Saturday, July 22, 2023 at the
Lowcountry Community Hospice House.
Edward was born on May 29, 1947 in Glace, WV and was the son of Marion Vance (Hoskins) and Andrew
Edward is preceded in death by sisters Sylvia Heist and Susan McGee and brother Maynard Vance
He was a loving father and husband and is survived by his wife of 49 years, Matilda Vance, his
daughter Rebecca Vance and his remaining brother Arnold Vance.
Edward was a veteran of the United States Army and he moved to South Carolina in 1985 with his family
He was a strong, hard worker and was a long-time employee of the Charleston Naval Shipyard
until its closure and retired from Show Denko Carbon Inc. Edward was a member of Crossroads
Community Church and blessed all of those around him by his selfless acts of service.
The family will receive friends on July 27 , 2023 after the funeral at their home.
A graveside burial service will be held at 10:00 am on July 27, 2023 at Dorchester Memory Gardens at
11000 Dorchester Road Summerville, SC .
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Crossroads Community Church at 505
Gahagan Road, Summerville, SC 29485 or Dorchester Paws at 136 Four Paws Lane, Summerville, SC
Expressions of sympathy may be viewed or submitted online at mcalister-smith.com/.
Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Goose Creek, 869 St James Ave, Goose Creek, SC 29445,