David “Dave” J. Schult, 76, of Rock Hill, SC, passed away on Thursday, October 11, 2018 at Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, NC.
Funeral Services for Dave will be held at 4:00 p.m. on Thursday, October 18, 2018, at Trinity Bible Church, 95 Bird Street, Rock Hill, SC 29730. Visitation will follow the service at the church. Burial will take place at 11:00 a.m. on Monday, October 22, 2018 at Locustwood Memorial Park, 1500 Marlton Pike West, Cherry Hill, NJ 08002. There will also be a Celebration of Life Service at 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday, October 23, 2018 at Nebo Baptist Church, 75 S. Prospect St, Nanticoke, PA 18634.
Dave was born April 23, 1942 in Rochester, NY, to the late Joachim J. Schult and the late Grace Edith Miller Schult. He earned a B.A. in Physics and a M.A. in Communications. Dave and family worked as missionaries both in West Africa and in Charlotte, NC until retirement in 2012. He was a member of Trinity Bible Church. Dave is remembered for his great stature, story-telling, steady personality, wise council, Godly example, and sense of humor.
Dave is survived by his wife, Patricia “Pat” Haines Schult; his son, Jonathan Schult and wife, Patti, of Nanticoke, PA; his daughters, Esther Schult Smith and husband, Steve, of Spindale, NC, and Ruth Schult of the home; seven grandchildren he was very proud of, Andy (Caitlynn), Keith, Victoria, Terri, David, Donna, and Jeremiah; his sister, Dorothy Cummings, of Plymouth, PA, nieces, nephews, and several cousins. Dave was preceded in death by a daughter, Carolyn Schult.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the following ministries Dave was involved in: SIM, PO Box 7900, Charlotte, NC 28241; Trinity Bible Church Missions Fund, 505 University Drive, Rock Hill, SC 29730; or Palmetto Women’s Center, PO Box 4302, Rock Hill, SC 29732.
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