Carroll Zissette

Carroll Blease Zissette, 77, of Blackville, passed away on Tuesday, March 18, 2014, after a brave battle with Parkinson's disease.
Carroll was born in Bamberg County on June 9, 1936.  He was the son of the late Robbie and Adeline Carroll Zissette.
He was preceded in death by his wives, Mae Harriett Fields Zissette and Peggy Hair Zissette; and a son, Gehry Kevin "Bucky" Zissette.
He retired as park ranger at the Barnwell State Park with 30 years' service.  He was a member of Blackville Masonic Lodge #63 and honorary member of Harmony Masonic Lodge #17 of Barnwell.
Funeral services were held at 2 p.m., March 22, in the Mole Funeral Home Chapel with burial in Friendship Baptist Church Cemetery with Masonic rites accorded. Visitation was held one hour prior to the services at the funeral home.  
Memorials may be made to the Parkinson Foundation, 1501 North West 9thAve., Bob Hope Road, Miami, Fla. 33136.
Survivors include two sons, Daryl (Lynnell) Zissette of Denmark and Keith (Lisa) Zissette of Barnwell; brother, Emory (Louise) Zissette of Charlotte, N.C.; sister, Wilhelmina Z. Sox of Lexington; stepsons, Brian (Karen) Baumer and Craig (Margaret) Baumer; ten grandchildren; three stepgrandchildren; four great-grandchildren; and his loving friend Louise Fields.
Mole Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
The People-Sentinel 03/26/14