Kate Kern, 100, of Charleston, SC, died Thursday, August 07, 2014. ARRANGEMENTS BY PALMETTO CREMATION SOCIETY, CHARLESTON, SC. If you are a member of the family and would like to create an online tribute, expanding this Book of Memories, please notify our office. The Book of Memories may include an obituary or life story with a photo slide show. Visitors may share stories, photos and condolences. It is a perpetual tribute.