Tuesday, June 10, 2014
Rickey McFadden, Kingstree - Rickey McFadden, 52, died Tuesday, May 27, 2014, at McLeod Regional Medical Center of Florence. Funeral services, conducted by Bishop Roosevelt Fulton and Elder Joseph A. Woods, were held Saturday, May 31, 2014, at the Evangelistic Temple Way of the Cross Church of Kingstree. Burial, directed by Redmond-Richardson Funeral Home, followed at Porter-Ferrell Cemetery of Salters.
Mr. McFadden was born November 26, 1961, in Kingstree, the son of Mary Elizabeth McFadden Brown and the late Linc Fulton and his stepfather, the late James Brown. Three brothers, Jamal Brown, Jimmy Brown, and Eric Fulton, preceded him in death. He attended the public schools of Williamsburg County and was a 1980 graduate of Kingstree Senior High School. He served his country by enlisting in the United States Army and was honorably discharged in 1985. He was employed by W.D. Evans Fertilizer. He later was employed by Georgia-Pacific. He was a lifelong member of Oak Grove Missionary Baptist Church of Salters. Survivors, in addition to his mother of Kingstree, are: his wife, Cynthia Celeste Woods McFadden of the home; three sons, Benjamin Alan White, Tyrese Alexander McFadden and Kendrick Amaury McFadden, all of Kingstree; three sisters, Elder Tresha Brockington (Elder Kelvin) and Lisa Brown, both of Cades; and Jamie McFadden (Kevin) of Kingstree; one stepsister, Latressa Fulton of Harlem, New York; his stepmother, Ruth Fulton of New York, New York; his step-grandmother, Carrie L. McFadden of Greeleyville; and his mother-in-law, Patricia Woods of Kingstree.