Sunday, May 5, 2013
Robert C. “Bobby” Allston, 58, of Summerville, SC, died Friday, May 3, 2013 at a Charleston hospital.
A graveside service will be held Wednesday afternoon, May 8, 2013 at Christ Episcopal Church Cemetery in Adams Run at 1 o'clock. Friends will call at Parks Funeral Home Tuesday evening from 6 – 8 o'clock. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Camp Happy Days, 1622 Ashley Hall Rd., Charleston, SC 29407.
Mr. Allston was born February 7, 1955 in Charleston, SC, a son of the late William W. Allston, Jr. and Lorese G. Allston. He was a graduate of Summerville High School and the S.C. Criminal Justice Academy. Bobby was a Sergeant with the Dorchester County Sheriff's Office. He was a member of Masonic Lodge #234. He was Episcopalian.
Survivors include one son, Robert Brooks of Charleston; two brothers, Billy Allston (Dale) of Hollywood and John Allston (Jeanette) of Summerville; seven sisters, Teddy Shuler (Ned) of St. Augustine, FL, Johanna Allston (Ted) of Glenmore, PA, Beth Smoak (Roy) of Yonges Island, SC, Helen Allston of Summerville, Marquerite Tempel (David) of Beaufort, Dorothy Rogers (Jerry) of N. Charleston, and Doris Summers (Skip) of Yonges Island.
Arrangements by Parks Funeral Home, 130 West 1st North Street, Summerville, SC 29483.
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