Eugene was born April 19, 1954 in Charleston, South Carolina. He was one of ten children born to the late Rev. James Ravenel Sr. and Berniece Ravenel.
Eugene was a proud graduate of Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University and earned a Master of Business Administration degree from the University of Tampa.
Eugene had a great work ethic. He was a Certified Accountant, a Real Estate Broker and Instructor.
Eugene was very active in the community. He served as a basketball coach, youth mentor, math tutor, as a life member of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity and a Power Couple..
Eugene was an active member of New Hope Missionary Baptist Church and served in many capacities including church trustee and overseas missionary in support of Haiti. He was a life-long learner and loved puzzles.
Eugene Ravenel passed away on August 24th 2021 from COVID-19.
Eugene was preceded in death by his parents, Rev. James Ravenel Sr. and Berniece Ravenel and brother Lee Ravenel.
He leaves to cherish his memory: wife, Pamela Ravenel; son, Evan Ravenel; daughter, Erin Ravenel; brothers, James Ravenel Jr. (Marion), Frank Ravenel Sr. (Harriett), Benjamin Ravenel (Vivian), Isaiah Ravenel (Emi), Edward Ravenel (Blanche), Harry Ravenel (Anna); sisters, Julia Forrest, Juanita Young (Oscar); aunts, Betty Dunmeyer and Julia Gilliard; uncles, Leon Dunmeyer (Alice), Joseph Dunmeyer Sr., Edward Dunmeyer and sister-in-law, Georgette Ravenel.