Dave Schonhut

Obituary of Dave Schonhut

Charles David “Dave” Schonhut, 67, loving husband of Claudia Noble Schonhut, died Friday, May 18, 2018 at his home in Charleston.


Born in Greenville, a son of Mrs. Betty Jean Bowling and the late Robert E. Schonhut, Dave was manager of The Citadel Barber Shop for 20 years. He was a 3rd Degree Master Mason of Hammerton Lodge #332 AFM in North Charleston. His favorite hobby was building and flying radio control aircraft.


In addition to his wife and mother, he is survived by four sons, Craig Simmons (Mary) of Sumter, Dale Stephens (Heather) of Greenville, Brian Stephens of Greenville, and Will Armentrout (Brittany) of Ohio; two sisters, Allison Schonhut of Charleston, and Lynn Able (Mike) of Mt. Pleasant; and seven grandchildren.


A memorial service will be 3:00 P.M. Tuesday in the chapel of Elmore Hill McCreight Funeral Home with the Reverend Mark Yoder officiating.


The family will receive friends following the service at the funeral home.


Memorials may be made to the Roper St. Francis Foundation, 125 Doughty Street, Suite 790, Charleston, SC 29403.


On-line condolences may be sent to www.sumterfunerals.com


Elmore Hill McCreight Funeral Home & Crematory, 221 Broad Street, Sumter, is in charge of the arrangements (803) 775-9386.