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Alfred Dantzler

October 1, 1943 — January 5, 2022

Alfred Dantzler, 78, of Holly Hill, South Carolina, entered into eternal rest on Wednesday, January 5, 2022 in Orangeburg, South Carolina.

Born on October 1, 1943 in Holly Hill, Alfred was a son of Hubert Dantzler and Althea (Harley) Dantzler.

Alfred worked as a forester for many years for the Westvaco Paper Company in Moncks Corner and retired in 2004. Alfred will be remembered by his family and friends for his unique whit and his sense of humor. He enjoyed being in the outdoors and going deer hunting.

Alfred is preceded in death by his parents; his wife Diane Dantzler; his two sons, Brent and Rusty Dantzler; his brother, Sonny Dantzler; his sisters, Genevieve Carpenter and Joyce Hill.

Those who will most cherish his memory are his daughter, Miranda Dantzler of Goose Creek; his niece, Sylvia Stearns of Holly Hill; his two sons, Al Duncan (Penny) of Eutawville and Joey Duncan of Eutawville, SC; his brothers, Melvin Dantzler (Lib) of Eutawville and Leon Dantzler (Jamie) of Santee; his six grandchildren, eight great grandchildren, a great niece and two great nephews.

Graveside services to honor Alfred's life will be at 3:00 P.M. Saturday, January 8, 2022 at the Target United Methodist Church Cemetery in Holly Hill.

For those who desire memorial contributions, please make a donation to the MUSC Shawn Jenkins Children's Hospital in Charleston. Or by phone at 843-792-2677.

Expressions of sympathy may be viewed or submitted online at

Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Avinger Funeral Home, 2274 Eutaw Rd., Holly Hill, SC 29059, 803 - 496-3434.
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Service Schedule

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Saturday, January 8, 2022

Starts at 3:00 pm

Target United Methodist Church Cemetery

705 Target Road, Holly Hill, SC 29059

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