Chandon Terrell Dennis, 21, departed this earthly life on Saturday, August 10, 2013 at Kershaw Health Hospital, Camden. Born on April 14, 1992, in Sumter County, he was the son of Herbert Dennis, Jr. and Christina Williams Dennis.
At an early age, Terrell received Christ and was baptized at the Mt. Pisgah Missionary Baptist Church, where he served as an usher and sang on the youth choir. Terrell educational journey started in the public schools of Sumter County School District Two and Richland County School District Two. He was a graduate of Crestwood High School, Class of 2010. Terrell was employed at Pilgrim’s Pride as a debone associate. Terrell was a natural comedian and very down to earth person. He enjoyed playing football and received many trophies for baseball and basket ball.
Terrell leaves to cherish his memories: his loving parents; two brothers, Laquincy and Herbert III; two sisters, Gloria and her husband, Delmar Carter, and Latroya Sadler; grandmother, Gertrude Dennis; one uncle, James and his wife Patricia Williams; god father, Sam Belin; god parents, Daniel and Dorothy Baldwin; grand aunts, Angie Gathers, Rose Lee Cousar and Pearl Dennis; grand uncles, Eddie Dennis and Leroy Dennis and his wife Beulah; five nephews, Markell, Laquincy, Jr., Daquan, Shamari and Dervin; two nieces, Tierra and Azchenae; a grand niece, Kyra; god brothers, Dr. Eric Belin and Chris Belin; god sisters, Kiera Choice, Tavonna Imani Robinson and Ollaysia Williams; his special cousin, Martha James and his Chester, Pennsylvania family; a host of other family members, friends, co-workers and special brothers.
He was preceded in death by his maternal grandparents, Charles (Coon) and Sarah (Meter) Williams; his paternal grandparents, Deacon Herbert, Sr. and Eliza Dennis; his brother, Charles Markell Dennis; a host of grand uncles and aunts and his godmother, Inez S. Belin.
Funeral services will be held 2:00 p. m., Friday, August 16, 2013 from the Mt. Pisgah Missionary Baptist Church, with the Reverend Anthony Taylor, Sr., pastor, eulogist, Minister Glenda Miller, presiding, assisted by the Rev. Lorenzo Dinkins, Rev. Willie Dennis, Rev. Sharon Boyd, and Minister Richard Boone.
The family will receive friends and relatives at the home 3305 Spencer Road, Rembert.
The Remains will be placed in the church at 1:00 p. m.
The funeral procession will leave from the home at 1:30 p. m.
Floral bearers will be cousins, god sisters and friends.
Pall bearers will be special brothers and co-workers.
Burial will be in the Mt. Pisgah Missionary Baptist Church Yard Cemetery, Rembert.