Mr. Maliciah "Raleigh" Sumter, 82, of North Charleston, SC, beloved husband of Mrs. Ruth Sumter, entered into eternal rest on Friday, July 13, 2018.
The relatives and friends of Mr. Maliciah "Raleigh" Sumter are invited to attend his Funeral Service 11:00 AM, Thursday, July 19, 2018 at New Zion Reformed Methodist Union Episcopal Church, 4607 Dorsey Avenue, North Charleston, SC.Interment - New Zion RMUE Church Cemetery, North Charleston, SC. Wake Service will be held Wednesday, July 18, 2018 from 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM at the church; family hour from 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM.
Maliciah was preceded in death by a son, Maliciah V. Sumter; brothers, James Sumter, John Sumter, Willis Sumter, Benjamin Sumter and Albert Sumter; and brother-in-law, Roland Washington.
Mr. Sumter leaves to cherish his memories: wife, Ruth E. Sumter; sons, Randy V. Sumter, Sr. (Sharon), Anthony Sumter, Sr. (Donna) and Zawaski J. Sumter (LaVon); daughter-in-law, Pamela Sumter; nine grandchildren and three great-grandchildren; brothers, Norman Sumter and Jeremiah Sumter (Katherine); sisters-in-law, Marguerite Sumter, Ernestine Sumter, Betty Sumter, Juldene Sumter, Barbara Sumter, Dorothy Washington; Linda Gass (Kenneth); Naomi Young (Robert); brothers-in-law, Raymond Gadsden (Clara) and Ronald Gadsden; and a host of other relatives and friends.