Anthony Eugene McQuillar, 50, departed this life on Tuesday, July 30, 2013 at his home. Born on June 21, 1963, in Brooklyn, N. Y., he was the son of Elizabeth Loney McQuillar and the late Eugene McQuillar.
He was a graduate of Automotive High School, Brooklyn, N. Y. Anthony had a passion for cooking. He was very friendly and easy going. He never met a stranger and was always willing to give a helping hand.
He leaves to mourn his passing: his loving mother, Elizabeth McQuillar of Dalzell; two sisters, Joann McQuillar of the home and Betty Jackson (Gregory Young) of Brooklyn, N. Y.; three special nieces, Ky Carpenter of New Jersey, Kim Carpenter of New York and Ronnette Lashay Jackson of Brooklyn, N. Y.; one great nephew, Kyle Noah Keys of New York; his aunts, Carrie Lee Council of Dalzell, Eva Dease of Sumter, Caroline Dennis (Harvin) of Columbia, Clara Loney of Rembert, Genevieve Ellington of Tampa, Florida, Virgina Lowery (James) of Dalzell, Ethel McQuillar and Ethel Loney, both of Rembert; his uncles, Richard Loney of Camden and Lewis McQuillar (Betty) of Virginia; a special god mother, Carrie Dennis of New York; and a host of cousins, other relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by his father, Eugene McQuillar; a sister, Sherry Deloris McQuillar; his grand parents, Julius and Hannah Loney and Mayes and Clara Williams; four uncles, and three aunts.
Funeral services will be held 2:00 p. m., Tuesday, August 6, 2013 from the John Wesley Williams, Sr. Memorial Chapel, Williams Funeral Home, Inc., 821 North Main Street, Sumter, with the Reverend L. W. Walker, officiating, eulogist, assisted by Rev. Willie Dennis.
The family will receive friends and relatives at the home of her sister, Joann McQuillar, 2820 Frierson Road, Rembert.
The funeral procession will leave at 1:30 p. m. from the home of his sister.
Floral bearers and Pall bearers will be family and friends.
Burial will be in the Union Baptist Church Yard Cemetery, Rembert.