Luda Box – Obituary


Luda Edgar Box, 85, passed away peacefully on Saturday, July 18, 2020 at his home in

Pawleys Island, South Carolina.

Born on January 25, 1935 in Savannah, Georgia and raised in Norfolk, Virginia, Luda

was the son of the late Willie Robbie Box and Lucretia Edith Atkins. He will be

remembered for his athletic abilities, his sense of humor, and his hard-working


Luda is predeceased by his older brother Lawton Barnette Box and his daughter

Courtney Anne Box Daniels.

Funeral services will be held at 3 o’clock Sunday afternoon July 26, 2020 in The Chapel of Bright funeral Home. Entombment will follow at Pine Forest Memorial Gardens in Wake Forest.

 He is survived by his loving wife of 45 years, Donna Kay

Box; his daughters, Wyndham Reid Ratcliff, Hillary Elizabeth Brooks, Stacey Ellen

Wilder, and LuAnne Elizabeth Anderson; his grandchildren, Logan Anne Brantley, Ian

Alexander Ratcliff, Pheiffer Evans Wilder, Royce McConnico Ratcliff, Nina Hardy

Wilder, Hannah Elizabeth Gray Ratcliff, John Hayden Parker Brooks, and Sutton Reed

Anderson; and his sons-in-law, Dr. Clinton Alan Brooks and Jerry Cletus Anderson.

Luda’s family extends their profound thanks and gratitude to:

Our family at Fresenius Dialysis Center of Murrells Inlet for their vigilance and care;

Betsy McAlister of AMedisys for her knowledge, patience and dedication;

Lynn LeClere, FNP and Dr. George Wilkinson for their continued support and

dedication in the challenging scope of his illness;

and to Midway Fire and Rescue for their unfailing readiness to assist – always with

professionalism and sensitivity.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Asthma and Allergy

Foundation of America , or Midway Fire and Rescue

Friends may visit with the family 1 hour prior to the service at Bright Funeral Home 405 South Main Street Wake Forest, NC 27587.

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