COLUMBIA — Jimmie W. Algiere, 71, of Columbia, passed away May 31, 2012, at home surrounded by friends and family.
Jimmie was born on May 3, 1941, in Columbia. He worked at the University Hospital for 22 years, as well as Columbia College for several years. Jimmie served his country well as a marine.
A graveside service will be held on Tuesday, June 5, 2012 at 1:00 p.m. at Jacksonville Veteran Cemetery.
Jimmie is survived by Dottie Algiere, his former wife and caretaker since 2000; his daughter, Charissa Elizabeth Algiere of Columbia; step-daughter Carla Brooner, of New York; and three siblings, Thomas Albert Algiere (Vivian), Linda Joyce Algiere, both of Columbia, and Virginia Newton of Florida.
Online tributes may be left at www.memorialfuneralhomeandcemetery.com.