Baines Robert Lathbury
  • In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorials be made to:
  • MUSC Children's Hospital
    59 Bee Street, MSC201
    Charleston, SC 29425
  • In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorials be made to:
  • Epilepsy Foundation
    8301 Professional Place
    Landover, MD 20785

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“Childhood memories of our boys playing tennis with Ms Toni , junior tennis rec league, the boys stuffing their faces with food after matches, ball...Read More »
1 of 70 | Posted by: Bambi Butler - Hollywood, SC

“Gina and Family, I am so sorry to hear of your loss. You are all in my prayers. ”
2 of 70 | Posted by: Amber Knight - Charleston, SC

“Sean, our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family during this time of sadness. We are so sorry to hear of the loss of your son. Let us know...Read More »
3 of 70 | Posted by: Johnny Finney - Shreveport, LA

“Sean & FamilyOur thoughts and prayers are with you and your family during this difficult time. ”
4 of 70 | Posted by: Bo Hamilton - Moncks Corner, SC

“Gina & family, I just found out about your Baines & I want you to know I have been there & am here for you. There is no greater pain but with faith,...Read More »
5 of 70 | Posted by: Christy Schachte - Charleston, SC

“very sad to hear about your loss Lathbury Family ”
6 of 70 | Posted by: A friend

“We were so very sorry to hear about the loss of your son. Please know that your whole family is in our thoughts & prayers! ”
7 of 70 | Posted by: Lois & Keith Wilson - Charleston, SC

“Laura ,Gina and family May God comfort you in your grief and sadness at this time. Our prayers are with you . Jimmy and Peggy Ashley. Columbia. SC ”
8 of 70 | Posted by: Jimmy Ashley - Columbia, SC

“Laura Jo and family - so sorry for your loss - my prayers go out to you and the family - Love and peace, Caronanne ”
9 of 70 | Posted by: Caronanne Jenkins Procaccini - MA

“Gina,Sean and Andrew,We are so saddened about Baines passing. We will hold all of you in our hearts and prayers.Heidi, Joe, Kevin and Paul ”
10 of 70 | Posted by: Heidi Qualey - James Island, SC

“Gina and family, We are so sorry to hear about your loss. May God give you peace and comfort in such a hard time. Let people that love you and...Read More »
11 of 70 | Posted by: Leah Ellis - Charleston, SC

“Sean: I am so sorry for the loss of your son. Please know that you and your family are in our prayers. Please do not hesitate to ask if I can do...Read More »
12 of 70 | Posted by: Art Hinton - Wilson, NC

“I was very saddened to hear of the passing of your son. We will keep your family in out thoughts and prayers. ”
13 of 70 | Posted by: Dennis Gaddy - Newnan, GA

“Sean, Sandra and I are so sorry to hear of your loss. If I can do anything for you and your family please let me know. We are all praying for you...Read More »
14 of 70 | Posted by: Oliver Heard - Decatur, AL

“Gina, Laura Jo, Sonny and family. We are far away in miles but we are embracing all of you in our hearts as you suffer this great loss of your son...Read More »
15 of 70 | Posted by: Roddy & Joyce McFerrin - TX

“We are sorry to hear of your loss our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. ”
16 of 70 | Posted by: Jamie Tews - NewLondon, WI

“Sean - My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. ”
17 of 70 | Posted by: Mitch Dougherty - MI

“Sean, Gina and Andrew...We are so sad and shocked to hear of Baines' passing. Please take comfort in knowing that you gave him such a wonderful...Read More »
18 of 70 | Posted by: Fran, Richard & Tayler Charleston

“Our hearts go out to each of you, Sean, Gina, and Andrew. Baines' spirit and beautiful smile will remain in all our hearts. He was so fortunate to...Read More »
19 of 70 | Posted by: Mary Holden-Musser - Charleston, SC

“Dear Sean, Gina and Andrew, We always will cherish the memory of our meeting for dinner on K Street in Washington, DC, with you, Baines, "Mama...Read More »
20 of 70 | Posted by: A friend

“When we first moved into the neighborhood our boys were a little shy, but one day Baines saw them outside and came over and played a few games of...Read More »
21 of 70 | Posted by: The McLaughlin Family - SC

“Sean, My heart breaks for you and your family. God Bless, you are in my prayers. If there is anything I can do for you and your family please let me...Read More »
22 of 70 | Posted by: Max Breitung - Fairhope, AL

“Sean, Gilbert, Myself and the entire Waycross team send our thoughts & prayers to you and your family. We are here for you and at least two...Read More »
23 of 70 | Posted by: Blake Tholen & the Waycross Voith Team - GA

“Dear Lathburys, I am so sorry for what happened and I promise you I will never forget your son. Baines was one of my first friends and because of...Read More »
24 of 70 | Posted by: Tanner Schuck - Charleston, SC

“To the entire Lathbury family my prayers are with you. As a mother/parent I grieve for your loss. Words have failed me but my heart is with you. I am...Read More »
25 of 70 | Posted by: Sharon Steffan - James Island, SC

“Lathbury Family, I met Baines on move in day at Coastal Carolina. He was so excited to take his new roomates fishing one day. He and mu son Michael...Read More »
26 of 70 | Posted by: Karen Curry - Canonsburg, PA

“Sean, my deepest sympathy to you and your entire family for your loss. Prayers and Best Wishes to you all in getting through this time. ”
27 of 70 | Posted by: Tim Timberlake - Madison, ME

“Dear Gina and family,I was so sorry to hear about the loss of your son. My thoughts and prayers are with you during this terribly difficult time in...Read More »
28 of 70 | Posted by: Marsha Freudenberg - Charleston, SC

“My heart, thoughts and prayers go out to the Lathbury family and to all of his friends who loved him. I will always remember a bright, friendly, easy...Read More »
29 of 70 | Posted by: Eileen Rueth - Former teacher

“Sean, our deepest sympathy to you and your family in this very difficult time. Steve & Maggie Young ”
30 of 70 | Posted by: Maggie Young - Appleton, WI

“Sean, My heart breaks for you and your family everytime I think of some of the stories you've shared about Fishing and activites with Baines and your...Read More »
31 of 70 | Posted by: Brian Kane - Trabuco Canyon, CA

“Gina, Sean and Andrew - So sorry for you loss. May God bless you with strength, comfort and peace during this time. ”
32 of 70 | Posted by: Cami Fissel

“Your family is in our prayers. ”
33 of 70 | Posted by: Tim Jones - Camden, AR - Friend

“Gina, Sean, and Andrew, We cannot begin to express in words our sorrow over the loss of Baines. We will always fondly remember the cute, sweet...Read More »
34 of 70 | Posted by: Connie Brown - Charleston, SC

“I love you Baines. You are and always be in my heart. You are the epitome of amazing and I have the utmost respect for you bud. It is sad to see you...Read More »
35 of 70 | Posted by: Mitchell Kale - James Island, SC

“Sean - My heart is broken for you and your family. I am so sorry for your loss and the hurt you are feeling. Please know that my family and I will be...Read More »
36 of 70 | Posted by: Doug Wall - West Monroe, LA

“Gina, Sean and Andrew, Our hearts are breaking for you guys right now. Know that Baines is truly in a better place and watching down you guys now....Read More »
37 of 70 | Posted by: Jeff, Karie, Lauryn and Ian Bong - SC

“Dear Gina,Every time I spoke with you it was so clear that your boys were the light of your life. I can't express how sad I was to hear of your...Read More »
38 of 70 | Posted by: Allison Owings - Charleston, SC

“Sean and Gina - Cathy and I extend you our deepest sympathy. Dean - in our conversations over a coffee when you were in the Shreveport office, your...Read More »
39 of 70 | Posted by: Blake Hender - Shreveport, LA

“Gina and family, I am so sorry for your loss. May God bring you all peace. ”
40 of 70 | Posted by: Lorna Hattler - Johns Island, SC

“I am so sorry for your loss. Sean, you and your family are in my thoughts and prayers. ”
41 of 70 | Posted by: Tyler Wiggs - Wilson, NC

“Baines is Mitchell's best friend and always will be! We will miss him! God bless your family ”
42 of 70 | Posted by: Brian & Patricia Kale - SC

“i am so sorry for your loss. i will always remember the privalge of seeing him smile over his first deer.i am thankfull for that moment. ”
43 of 70 | Posted by: brian o'neil - wadmalaw island, SC

“You are not alone. ”
44 of 70 | Posted by: Michael Lindquist - Saarasota, FL

“Gina, Sean and Andrew....Kenny and I were so sad to hear of Baines passing. I haven't stop thinking of all of you since I heard the news. No words...Read More »
45 of 70 | Posted by: A friend

“Baines, I can't stop thinking about you and how great of a person you were. There is not one negative thing I would ever know to say about you. Your...Read More »
46 of 70 | Posted by: Taylor Williams - Charleston, SC

“Gina, Sean, and Andrew,We are so sorry for your loss. Gina, as you know, you are such a special person in all of our hearts, but what you may not...Read More »
47 of 70 | Posted by: Deidre Menefee - Charleston, SC

“Gina, my heart goes out to you and your family in this time of immense grief.just know that the James Island community is upholding your family with...Read More »
48 of 70 | Posted by: jill verburg - James island, SC

“To the Lathbury family: Wade and I are terribly saddened for the loss of Baines. May God be with you all in every step of your grief. The entire...Read More »
49 of 70 | Posted by: Sharon Taylor Knowles

“I wish my arms could circle you with the love that I feel. George and I grieve with you. Love, love, love, Ann ”
50 of 70 | Posted by: ann cornelson - clinton, SC

“I want to express my deepest sympathy to you and your family. I pray that God's love will comfort you and give you the strength to get through this...Read More »
51 of 70 | Posted by: Lisa Shellhaas - Mount Pleasant, SC

“Gina, Sean, & Andrew, I am so sorry to hear of your loss of Baines. May your memories of all the fun times help. My love, prayers, and thoughts...Read More »
52 of 70 | Posted by: Suzanne Game - Charleston, SC

“Sean, I am so sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. Debbie - Shreveport ”
53 of 70 | Posted by: Debbie Scales - Shreveport, LA

“Sean, Gina and Andrew.. Words cannot express our deepest sympathy. We are so sorry to hear about Baines. May the wonderful memories that you have...Read More »
54 of 70 | Posted by: Amanda and Lane Anderson - SC

“Saddened to learn of your loss,Thinking of each of you and have you in our prayers,love to all,May you feel Gods presence during these difficult times ”
55 of 70 | Posted by: Herman and Doris Jackson

“Sean,You are a dear friend and colleague and I grieve for your precious loss. You and your family will be in our prayers. ”
56 of 70 | Posted by: Robert Wagner - Appleton, WI

“Gina, Words can not express how sorry I am to hear of your loss. I can only imagine your devastation and sorrow. Please know that I am sending...Read More »
57 of 70 | Posted by: Nancy Beaver - Charleston, SC, SC

“My sincerest condolences. ”
58 of 70 | Posted by: Siddharta Wahab

“Sean, My heart is broken for you and your family. Your family will be in my thoughts and prayers. Cynthia ”
59 of 70 | Posted by: Cynthia Reid - Waycrioss, GA

“Baines is and always be my bestfriend. We have spent countless memories and I cherish each and every one if them. When I go fishing I think of...Read More »
60 of 70 | Posted by: Mitchell Scott Kale - Charleston, SC

“Gina and Sean, our hearts go out to you. You are in our prayers. ”
61 of 70 | Posted by: Chris and Leslie Cooper - SC

“My most heartfelt sympathies for your lossmy thoughts and prayers are with you and your family during this difficult time ”
62 of 70 | Posted by: Donna Grady - Wilson, NC

“Sean, so very sorry to hear of your loss. We are all praying for you and your family. God bless ”
63 of 70 | Posted by: Dean Carlson - MN

“Please know that you have my heartfelt sympathy in the loss of your loved one. You and your family will be in my thoughts and prayers during this...Read More »
64 of 70 | Posted by: Denise Riggins - Waycross, GA

“Sean, Just wanted to let you know I am very sorry for your loss. Your entire family will be in our thoughts and prayers. ”
65 of 70 | Posted by: Greg Sanchelli - Raleigh, NC

“My prayers will be with you and your family during this difficult time. I am so sorry to hear of the loss of your precious son.... Julie Highsmith...Read More »
66 of 70 | Posted by: Julie Highsmith - Waycross, GA

“Gina, I am praying for you. I am truly sorry for your loss. ”
67 of 70 | Posted by: frances gigis - Charleston, SC

“Baines was the best friend I've ever had and one of the greatest people I've had the joy of meeting. He will be loved and miss by everyone he met. ”
68 of 70 | Posted by: Brittany Caron - Charleston, SC

“I have never told this story to Gina and Sean, but the night of July 4th last year, Baines told me his secret of catching spot tailed bass in shore. ...Read More »
69 of 70 | Posted by: Dennis Pendergist - James Island, SC

“Sean, Gina and Andrew,May the love of friends and family carry you through your grief. We are so sorry hear about the loss of Baines. ”
70 of 70 | Posted by: Lane and Amanda Anderson - SC


Baines Robert Lathbury, 18, of Charleston, South Carolina entered into eternal rest Monday, February 25, 2013. His memorial service will be held Thursday, February 28, 2013 in J. HENRY STUHR, INC., DOWNTOWN CHAPEL at 2:00 p.m.. The family will receive friends Wednesday at James Island Yacht Club between 5:00 and 7:00 p.m.

Baines was born March 25, 1994 in Charleston, South Carolina, son of Sean Lee Lathbury and Gina King Lathbury. He was a student at Trident Technical College and a former student at Coastal Carolina. Baines was an avid saltwater fisherman and was a well respected employee of the Folly Beach Fishing Pier.

He is survived by his parents, Sean Lee Lathbury and Gina King Lathbury; brother Andrew Lee Lathbury all of Charleston, SC; maternal grandmother, Laura Jo Ashley and maternal grandfather, Norman Dale King both of Clinton, SC; paternal grandparents, Floyd and Sheila Lathbury of Hollywood, SC; as well as his aunts, uncles and cousins.

In lieu of flowers, the family request memorials may be made to MUSC Children's Hospital, 59 Bee Street, MSC201, Charleston, SC 29425 or to the Epilepsy Foundation, 8301 Professional Place, Landover, MD 20785.