Earl Edward Lee Demeary, son of the late Frances Mae Demeary and Daniel Leroy Demeary, was born on April 22, 1959. He was called on to glory on December 22, 2021.
Earl Demeary was born and raised in Camden, South Carolina. He was a 1976 graduate of Camden High School. He enjoyed fishing, spending time with family and helping other people. Along with Earl’s many talents, he became a successful welder, artist mechanic, cook and an avid jokester. As talented as he was at all those he also managed to become a great father to his great four children and a great husband to his wife for forty years. He was loved dearly by his friends and everyone he encountered over the years.
Earl was a well know for his wrestling days while attending Camden High School. In his time, wrestling there, he managed to achieve become a state champion. He and his brother were well known for their wrestling abilities.
Earl’s presence could light up the room. Along with being a jokester, he was very wise and well educated in many different areas. If you were upset or facing a problem, he would be the first one to your side with a permanent solution and a pun or a joke to put a smile on your face again. The ability to bring joy to everyone is what made him a favorite among family and friends. Even if he was having a bad day, you would never know because how he cared for his family and friends meant more to him. His wife, children and grandchildren were the highlight of his life. He couldn’t have been happier with the legacy he had created.
Earl leaves to cherish his memories, his beloved wife, Brenda Demeary; his three daughters, Tierra Demeary Dillard of Columbia, SC, Shameka Demeary and Shena Demeary both of Camden, SC; his son, Earl Demeary, Jr. of Camden, SC; six grandchildren whom he all helped to raise; a sister, Francis and two brothers, Sherman and Leroy and a host of nieces and nephews, other relatives and friends that loved him dearly.
Let us honor Earl’s memory by continuing to progress in our lives as he would have wanted for us to do. Live with ambition, dreams, goals and with relentless drive without forgetting to laugh each chance you get..