Zelma Kathleen Esclavon

  • Born: September 4, 1937
  • Died: September 9, 2019
  • Location: Hanahan, South Carolina

J. Henry Stuhr Northwoods Chapel

2180 Greenridge Road
North Charleston, SC 29406

Tel. (843) 572.2339

Tribute & Message From The Family

Zelma Sineath Esclavon, 82, of Hanahan, SC, widow of Arthur Jack Esclavon entered into eternal rest Monday, September 9, 2019. Her Funeral Service will be held Thursday, September 12, 2019 in the J. Henry Stuhr Inc., Northwoods Chapel, 2180 Greenridge Road at 1:00 pm. Her graveside service will be held Saturday, September 14, 2019 in Christ's Sanctified Holy Church Cemetery, Perry, GA, at 11:00 a.m. The family will receive friends Wednesday, September 11, 2019, from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm in J. Henry Stuhr Inc., Northwoods Chapel.

Zelma was born September 4, 1937 in Charleston, SC, daughter of the late Hartwell Price Sineath, Jr. and the late Leila Mae Huggins Sineath. She was a member of the former Park Circle Presbyterian Church. Zelma attended North Charleston High School. She was a substitute teacher for several years and an office manager for Berkeley Heating and Air Co. Inc. for 27 years.

She is survived by her son, Arthur Lee Esclavon of Atlanta, GA; daughter, Paula E. Isgett of Goose Creek, SC; son, Jon Kirk Esclavon (Cherie) of Goose Creek, SC; six grandchildren: Brad Esclavon, Alexandria Esclavon, Michael Isgett, Danielle Isgett, Meghan Esclavon, Cody Ingram; sister, Debra Anne Cooper and her precious Beagle Bailey.

In addition to her husband and parents she was preceded in death by her son, Vernon Rhett Esclavon and sister, Gwendolyn S. Edmonds.

Memorials may be made to The Village at Summerville, 201 W 9th North Street, Summerville, SC, 29483.


Condolence & Memory Journal

Your family is in our thoughts and prayers.
Mayor Christie Rainwater and Hanahan City Council

Posted by A friend   September 16, 2019

May your hearts soon be filled with wonderful memories of joyful times together as you celebrate a life well lived.

Posted by - Steve and Jo Kennedy, SC   September 13, 2019

When I was in the hospital for five months in 2013 she visited me every day. those visits meant the world to me.

She is loved and will be missed by many.

Posted by Benita Howle - Summerville, SC - Friend   September 11, 2019

Lee and Family - I am so sorry for your loss. It's been a long time since our rugby days, but when I saw her name, I thought she was likely related. Enjoy the memories of your mom, my friend - she always be with you there and in your heart.

Posted by Chris Sosnowski - Wadmalaw Island, SC   September 11, 2019

Zelma was a dear friend. As our children grew up, we had many baby showers and birthday parties, I enjoyed her visits after I moved to Florida, Sorry that she passed so unexpectedly Love and prayers to her family

Posted by Norma Niles - Bradenton FL   September 11, 2019

Sorry to read of Mrs. Esclavon's death. She and her husband were good neighbors back in the 1950's on Hawthorne Circle. Spent many hours as children in their back yard playing with Lee and Rhett. - The family of Julius Martin, Sr.

Posted by Rachel Holman - Hanahan, SC   September 11, 2019

I'm so sorry for your loss, Paula.

Posted by Peggy Russ - Charleston, SC   September 10, 2019

Paula and Family,
The God of all comfort is your helper.
Much Love and Peace.
Linda Russell

Posted by Linda Russell - North Charleston, SC   September 10, 2019

Thinking about everyone with loving thoughts and prayers

Posted by Ed and BobbieJean Blackwell - Hanahan, SC   September 10, 2019

So very sorry to hear about your MOM! It has been a very tough year for your families. Prayers and hopes that fond memories will help in your time of grief.
Thinking of you all!
Wayne and Dawn Smith,the Smith and Ellison Families

Posted by A friend   September 10, 2019

Zelma will always hold a special place in my heart. May all find comfort and peace during this difficult time.

Posted by Michelle Goossens - Goose Creek, SC   September 10, 2019

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