NEW HAVEN, Conn. - Jermaine Witherspoon, 35, died on Tuesday, May 16, 2017, at Yale Hospital, New Haven, following injuries sustained in a vehicle accident.

He was born on Sept. 4, 1981, in Norwalk, Connecticut, a son of Steve Hill and the late Eunice Blackwell Witherspoon and reared by his uncle and aunt, Hewyard and Elouise Blackwell Moses.

The family is receiving friends at the home of his sister and her husband, Antonio and Kathy Hammond, 184 Sherwood St., Kingstree.

These services have been entrusted to Samuels Funeal Home LLC of Manning.