William Dean Lucas Sr., 92, widower of Ann H. Holman Lucas, died on Wednesday, July 22, 2020, at Prisma Health Richland Hospital in Columbia.

Born in Millen, Georgia, he was a son of the late Henry Dean Lucas and Juanita Averette Lucas. Mr. Lucas was a U.S. Navy veteran, a York Rite Mason and a retired lifelong mechanic.

Surviving are a son, David Lucas (Karen) of Columbia; a daughter, Charlotte Lucas of Sumter; six grandchildren, Maj. Clifford Dean Lucas (Michele), Andrew Lucas (Michelle), Cecelia Lucas, Stephanie Laitenen, Micheal Lucas and William Lucas; and 14 great-grandchildren.

Graveside services will be held at noon Friday at Evergreen Memorial Park Cemetery with the Rev. Lyn Anderson and the Rev. Adrienne Anderson officiating.

The family will receive friends from 5 to 6 p.m. today at Elmore Hill McCreight Funeral Home.

Online condolences may be sent to www.sumterfunerals.com.

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