Dennis Addison (Martin)
Funeral services for Dennis Addison, 70, of 144 Addison Circle, Martin, SC were held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, August 26, 2017 at Mt Hope Baptist Church with Reverend Michael O’Neal officiating. Burial followed in the church cemetery.
Mr. Dennis Addison was born in Allendale, South Carolina on June 19, 1947. He was the son of the late Thelma Addison Hightower. He entered into eternal rest on Monday, August 21, 2017 at Providence Hospital in Columbia, South Carolina. Dennis was educated in Allendale County public schools. At an early age he joined Mt. Hope Baptist Church and was later baptized. He was employed with Allendale County Schools and various manufacturing companies. He was a very fashionable man and often dressed up and wore nice hats. Dennis had a love for landscaping and he enjoyed working in his yard and cutting grass.
He was preceded in death by his mother; two brothers, Moses Hightower and William Hightower and aunt, Rose Addison.
Dennis leaves to cherish his fond memories, four daughters: Denice (Ricardo) Hallman, Tierra Addison, and Ericka Williams all of Columbia, and Shelia Ingram of Lexington, SC; his four sons: Reverend Michael (Rev. Tracey) O’Neal of Aiken, SC, Tito Williams of Tampa, FL, Alex (Lisa) Addison of Lemoore, CA and Matthew Hay of Jacksonville, FL; ;four sisters: Gussie (Harry) Bynum of Allendale, SC, Susie Broomfield, Shirley Myers and Darnelll Addison all of Martin, SC; six brothers: James Hightower and Luther Hightower both of Allendale, SC, Wayne Hightower of Hampton, SC, George Hightower of Columbia, SC, Trenton Gadson of Charlotte, NC, Curtis Addison of Martin, SC, Chris Addison of Jacksonville, FL ; two sisters-in-law: Louise Hightower and Patricia Hightower; 11 grandchildren; one great grandchild; and a host of other loving relatives and caring friends.
Allendale Community Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.