Entered into eternal rest on the morning of September 20, 2006, James Robbins Bessent, husband of Sandra Long Bessent. Residence, James Island, SC. The relatives and friends of Mr. and Mrs. James Robbins Bessent are invited to attend the memorial services of the former in Harborview Presbyterian Church, Friday, September 20, 2006 at two o’clock. Mr. Bessent was born November 25, 1945, in South Port, North Carolina, the son of Thomas Vivian Bessent and Nell Walton Bessent. He was a Professor with The Citadel and a member of Harborview Presbyterian Church. He is survived by his Mother of Charleston, SC; wife of James Island, SC; one son: Jamie Bessent and his wife Denise of James Island, SC; one daughter: Lanie R. Bessent of James Island, SC; two grandchildren: Josie Mae Bessent and Richard James Jarecki; one brother: Thomas V. Bessent, Jr. of Folly Beach, SC. Memorials may be made to Alzheimer’s Research and Clinical Program, MUSC, 3900 Core Road, North Charleston, SC 29406. Arrangements by J. HENRY STUHR, INC., DOWNTOWN CHAPEL. Visit our guestbook at www.charleston.net/deaths. Published in the Charleston Post & Courier on 9/21/2006.

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