Leonard W. Tompkins III "Buddy" age 53 passed away peacefully in his sleep on Thursday, November 22, 2018 at home. He was born July 23, 1965 to Leonard Tompkins Jr. and Eileen Gardner. Buddy was a quiet, peaceful man whom loved nature. He grew up at the Jersey Shore, a piney through and through, he moved to S.C. where he worked doing what he loved. Buddy will be lovingly remembered by his brother Howard, sister Kathy, nephew Raymond, nieces Ashley, Hunter, Emma and extended family Nicole Kita, Charles Chas Kita Jr. and Olivia whose lives Buddy touched deeply. Those who so desire may make a memorial donation in memory of Buddy to any charity in his name.