Edward "Eddie" J Carolina

October 13, 1951 ~ October 27, 2021 (age 70)


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Edward “Eddie” James Carolina Sr, was born October 13, 1951 in Sumter the late John Ricks and Frances Carolina.

Born and educated in Sumter County.  At an early age he gave his life to the Lord and became a member of Willow Grove A.M.E Church.

Eddie was in the Marines for three years, he married Leitha Mae Prioleau.

Eddie was a loving father to his children Kenneth, Shemeka, Jamie and Edward (Brandi) Jr. and he adored his grandchildren.

Eddie was a good friend and jack of all trades.  He loved lottery tickets, bingo and fishing.

He was preceded in death by both parents, John Ricks and Frances Carolina and a sister Barbara Jean Carolina.

He leaves to cherish his memories; three sons, Kenneth Perry, Jamie Prioleau and Edward (Brandi) Carolina, Jr; a daughter, Shemeka Miller; sister, Eunice (Charles) Dais of Jonesboro, GA; nine grandchildren,his mother-in-law, Lou Alice Prioleau, four sisters-in-law, Alice Prioleau; Margaret Prioleau; Jacqueline Johnson and Jennifer (Derrick) Brooks, two brothers-in-law, Alex Prioleau and Charles (Jan) Prioleau; two special nieces, Keisha Prioleau and Shanelle Johnson;  a friend till the end Carl Carolina, Theodore Diggs and Tony Barano and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends,

Eddie will be greatly missed by all he came in contact with.

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November 2, 2021

2:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Whites Mortuary
517 N Guignard Drive
Sumter, SC 29150

Graveside Service
November 3, 2021

12:00 PM
Willow Grove AME Cemetery
8105 Sumter Landing Rd
Rembert, SC 29128

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