Clarendon County coroner, business owner dies
MANNING (WACH)-The Clarendon County coroner, Hayes Samuels, Jr. passes away Wednesday.
Samuels was also the owner/director of Samuels Funeral Home LLC and Co-owner of Samuels and Richardson Funeral Home in Lake City.
His father, the late Hayes F. Samuels Sr. founded the funeral home that bears his name in the 1940s.
According to The Manning Time, Samuels died Wednesday morning at McLeod Health Clarendon.
He was born October 23, 1943 in Sumter, SC, a son of the late Hayes F. Samuels, Sr. and LaNelle Jackson Samuels.