Jerolyn Gay Buckworth, 80, of Ladson, wife of Gordon Buckworth, passed away Sunday, May 22, 2017.

A Memorial Service will be Friday May 26, 2017 at 10 o’clock in Parks Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will be private. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the American Lung Society, 44-A Markfield Drive, Charleston SC 29407.

Mrs. Buckworth was born March 1, 1937 in Eldorado, Arkansas, a daughter of the late John H. Powell and Elizabeth Arnold. She is a member of the Summerville Church of Christ and she was a claims Service Representative for Social Security.

Mrs. Buckworth is survived by her husband, Gordon Buckworth of Ladson; son Michael Buckworth (Teresa); daughter, Beth Holliday of Texarkana, Arkansas; four grandchildren, Jay Lohse, Kaelyn Allen, Cody Allen,and Seth Buckworth; one great grandchild, Nolan Kyle; and one sister Pat Aldridge of Texarkana, Arkansas.

Arrangements by PARKS FUNERAL HOME , 130 West 1st North street, Summerville, SC 29483.