John C. "Chris" Brophy Dorchester, SC - John C. "Chris" Brophy, 52, of Dorchester, husband of Bonita "Bunny" Brophy, passed away Sunday, October 10, 2021 at Trident Medical Center. A gathering of family and friends will be held on Tuesday, October 19, 2021 from 2 to 3 o'clock at James A. Dyal Funeral Home followed by his memorial service at 3 o'clock in the chapel. In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to https://toysfortots.org
. Chris was born September 19, 1969 in Sumter, SC, son of the late John T. Brophy and Vicki E. Barnes Brophy. Chris was a Lieutenant with the Dorchester County Detention Center. He served in the US Marine Corps from 1988 to 1992. He was a loving husband, father and grandfather. He enjoyed hunting, shooting and paintball and loved riding his 4-wheeler. Survivors include his wife, Bunny, two daughters and two sons: Magen Miller (Bryon) of Cross, Amy Whitfield (Charles) of Ridgeville, Chad Howard (Sharon) of Goose Creek and Todd Howard (Melissa Smith) of Summerville; six grandchildren: Jeffery Howard of North Dakota, Caroline Howard of Summerville, Brandon Pavlic of Goose Creek, Dakota Miller of Cross, Matthew Miller of Cross and Caden Howard of Goose Creek; six nieces and nephews and two brothers: James Brophy (Joyce) and Kevin Brophy (Melissa) and his "Special Friend" his dog, Linus. A memorial message may be written to the family by visiting our website at www.jamesadyal.com
. ARRANGEMENTS BY JAMES A. DYAL FUNERAL HOME, 303 SOUTH MAIN STREET, SUMMERVILLE, SC 29483 (843)873-4040. Visit our guestbook at legacy.com/obituaries/charleston
Published by Charleston Post & Courier from Oct. 11 to Oct. 12, 2021.