Summary: longtime Lexington County, South Carolina coroner who was in office for more than 30 years when he was first elected in 1977, but who had been in a care facility for a little over a year after a February 2013 car accident when he had to be cut out of the wreckage of his SUV after it slammed into a parked tractor-trailer on a foggy roadway near Columbia Metro Airport in South Carolina.
Cause of Death: Complications from injuries sustained in a 2013 car accident
Born: March 30, 1935
Died: April 18, 2014
Location: Lexington, South Carolina