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Trussie Frank Mead

November 9, 1957 ~ September 19, 2022 (age 64)


Mr. Trussie Frank Mead, 64, entered into eternal rest Monday morning, September 19, 2022, at his residence.


Born November 9, 1957, in Charleston, he was a son of the late Harold Henry Mead and the late Grace Addline Mead.  Trussie was a high school graduate of Baptist Hill High, worked for a number of years at Walterboro Electrical and later retiring from Blanchard Machinery. He was known to be a hard working man who would work twenty-four/seven to help anyone in need. Mr. Mead was a man who enjoyed his hobbies of fishing and hunting.  He also possessed a deep love for his family and spending time with his kids and grandkids.  He was a great Dad and Husband and being an amazing family oriented man. 


Surviving are: his wife of 40 years, Joyce Fay Hickman Mead; his children, James Robert Banks, Jr. (Elise), Cindy Virden (Brad), Crystal Carraway (Mitchell Evans) and Angel Carraway; grandchildren, Conner Garrick, Dylan Banks (Haley), Christopher Banks (Taylor), Faith Bishop, Ayden Banks, Taylor Virden Marin (Andres), Aaron Virden, Emily Evans and Tyler Evans; great-grandchildren Gabriel Banks and Cason Banks.  He is also survived by his brothers, Harold Mead, Sr., Ernest Mead, Arthur Mead; sisters, Belinda Nolte and Pattie Pollock; a step-brother, Russell Brockman and step-sisters, Judy Gilmore and Jeannie Anderson.

In addition to his parents he is preceded in death by his sister, Jacquie Brockman and step-brothers, Frank Brockman and Larry Brockman


In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorials be made to: the ALS organization, 130 Gardeners Circle, PMB 622, Johns Island, SC 29455.


The family will receive friends Wednesday evening, September 21, 2022, from 6 o’clock until 8 o’clock, at THE BRICE W. HERNDON AND SONS FUNERAL HOMES AND CREMATORY, WALTERBORO CHAPEL, 1193 Bells Highway, Walterboro. 843.538.5408. Visit the registry online at:

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September 21, 2022

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Brice W. Herndon and Sons Funeral Homes and Crematory, Walterboro Chapel
1193 Bells Highway
Walterboro, SC 29488

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