Obituary Listings

Arnie Lavern "Sleepy" Brinson
There are condolences waiting approval on Arnie's Tribute wall
Obituary for Arnie Lavern "Sleepy" Brinson

Charleston:
Arnie Lavern “Sleepy” Brinson, 80, died Monday, September 18, 2017, at his daughter’s residence in Mr. Pleasant.
Mr. Brinson was born June 24, 1937, in Mt. Pleasant, the son of the late Arnie Elgin Brinson and Sarah Leona Lambert Brinson. He grew up in Georgetown and graduated from Winyah High School where he was a star basketball player. Mr. Brinson fondly remembers his years at Winyah and never missed the class reunions. He enjoyed coaching Little League basketball for many years. He retired from Tempo in Charleston after many years as manager.
In addition to his parents Mr. Brinson was predeceased by; a sister, Mary Sue Barringer.
Surviving are: two daughters, Dawn Michelle Sparks (Hal) of Mt. Pleasant; and Malisa Shada of Pawnee, IL; two sons, Kirk Phillips of Frisco, TX, and Shane Avant (Carrie) of Georgetown; two sisters, Gerry Tolar (Al) of Goose Creek; and Delores “Dee” Brinson Novy of Charleston; seven grandchildren and one great-grandchild.
Funeral Services will be two o’clock Thursday, September 21, 2017, at Maryville Pentecostal Holiness Church in Georgetown. Officiating will be the Rev. Sam Rabon. Burial will follow in Pennyroyal Memorial Gardens Georgetown.
The family will receive friends Wednesday evening, September 20, 2017, at the Georgetown Chapel of Mayer Funeral Home from six until eight o’clock.
Please sign a guestbook at: www.mayerfuneralhome.com.
The Georgetown Chapel of Mayer Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.


To send flowers or a remembrance gift to the family of Arnie Lavern "Sleepy" Brinson, please visit our Tribute Store.

Previous Events

Visitation

Wednesday

20

Sep

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Georgetown Chapel of Mayer Funeral Home

222 St. James St.
Georgetown, SC 29440

Service

Thursday

21

Sep

2:00 PM
Maryville Pentecostal Holiness Church

2014 Poplar Street
Georgetown, SC 29440

Cemetery Details

Location

Pennyroyal Memorial Gardens

1640 Pennyroyal Road
Georgetown, SC 29440

Albums

Create new album
 
Subscribe To Obituaries



We appreciate your support
In accordance with the wishes of the family, this
message has been declined.
Arnie Lavern "Sleepy" Brinson

Thank you for sharing your
memory of Arnie

Provide comfort by sending fresh
flowers from our local florist.

Send Flowers
No thanks, please don't show me this again.