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William Brinkley Vereen, Jr.

September 17, 1939 ~ December 16, 2021 (age 82)

Obituary

Mr. William Brinkley Vereen Jr (Bubba), the son of the late William Brinkley Vereen and Ruth A Vereen was born on September 17, 1939. He entered into eternal rest on December 16, 2021, at McLeod Seacoast Hospital following an illness.

He was a 1961 graduate of Chestnut Consolidated High School. At an early age, he accepted Christ as his personal savior and joined Popular AME Church. Bubba was a faithful member of the Usher Board and the Trustee Board. He was a member of Silver Star Lodge #333 P H A for over 40 years.

He was a loving husband, father, granddaddy, Papa, brother, and friend. To know him was to love him. He was the kind of person who would help out in any possible way. He believed in family and family values. He also believed in helping his children and grandchildren and pushing them to be better in life.

Bubba leaves to cherish his memories, a loving wife Uzenia S. Vereen of the home, one daughter: Wanda Vereen of Wampee, SC; three sons: Michael (Charanne) Smith of Marlboro, NJ, Devon Vereen of Charlotte, NC, and Howard (Brooke) Vereen of Little River, SC. Two Grandsons were raised in the home: Kinston (Brittney) Vereen of Columbia, SC, and Brentin Fullwood of the home. Two other Grands: Royce (Kayla) Vereen of Myrtle Beach, SC, and Kiara Vereen of Wampee, SC.  Two Great-Grands: Essence Vereen and Brielle Vereen of Columbia, SC. Bubba also leaves to cherish his memories; a loving sister Arvella Bryan of Wampee, SC. One niece and One nephew reared in the home with him: Evangeline (McKenneth) Woodbury of Ash, NC, and James Douglas Vereen of Longs, SC. One special niece: Ruthie Vereen of Wampee, SC. One Aunt: Sophie Lee Vereen of Brooklyn, N.Y.; Two sisters-in-law: Flossie Smith of Greensboro, NC and Mablelene Burrell of Charlotte, NC; two brothers-in-law: Leonard Smith of Charlotte, NC and Nathaniel Smith of Wampee, SC. Close friends include: JB Livingston, Ralph Gore, Johnnie Livingston, and Jimmie Hemingway, Delores Livingston and Doug Thompson and a host of nieces, nephews, and cousins.

There will be a viewing held from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. Sunday, December 19, 2021, at Ocean View Funeral Home and Beach Crematory, Myrtle Beach Chapel. A graveside service will be held at 1:00 pm on Monday, December 20, 2021, at Popular AME Church Cemetery in Longs, SC. Ocean View Funeral Home and Beach Crematory, Myrtle Beach Chapel will be assisting this family. 

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Services

Viewing
Sunday
December 19, 2021

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Ocean View Funeral Home and Beach Crematory
1212 Carver Street
Myrtle Beach, SC 29577

Graveside Service
Monday
December 20, 2021

1:00 PM
Popular AME Church Cemetery
8449 Highway 90
Longs, SC 29568

Video is available for this event


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