Ronald Joseph "Ron" Kabool, 64, of Awendaw, SC, owner & operator of Lowcountry Nursery Company, died March 30, 2014 at his residence.
Mr. Kabool was born October 1, 1949, in Kingsport, TN, a son of Joseph S. Kabool and Hilda Olterman Kabool. He was a graduate of the University of Tennessee and was a Navy veteran of Vietnam. After serving in the Navy, he became actively involved in horticulture and eventually moved to Charleston where he has resided for the last 30 years. He was formerly a co-owner of Carolina Nurseries and was a co-founder of Acres of Discovery Child Developemnt Center. Mr. Kabool enjoyed fishing, boating, the ocean, and his horses, but most of all, he loved his work as a landscape artist. The family is very appreciative for all of Mr. Kabool's many wonderful friends and devoted employees. They would also like to express their appreciation to Amedisys Hospice for all of their help in his final days. Surviving are, his companion, Tammy J. Roberson of Moncks Corner; two daughters, Shelly West of Goose Creek and Claudia Roberson of Moncks Corner; three sisters, Robin K. Carter, Patty K. Rotenberry, and his twin sister, Connie K. McKinney all of Kingsport, TN; and many nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorials be made to the American Cancer Society , Moncks Corner Relay For Life , 5900 Core Rd., Ste. 504, Charleston, SC 29406.
Online condolences may be sent to the family via www.dial-murrayfuneralhome.com.