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Gwendolyn Youmans Walters
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  • Pinecrest Baptist Church
    1285 Ashley Hall Road
    Charleston, , SC 29407

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“I met Mrs Walters during my sr year of Hs. Her daughter Kim and I went to school then to Sonny's subshop on Rivers . She n her orange caramagia . In...Read More »
1 of 15 | Posted by: Mrs Karen Crews Sick Polk - Chas, SC

“To the Walters family, all of you hold a special place in my heart, and I feel like you are my extended family. I know how hard this time is for...Read More »
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3 of 15 | Posted by: Garry Anthony - columbia, SC

“Thank you, Mrs. Walters, for being there for me through my childhood, teen years, and adulthood. I will miss your hugs and your loving spirit. My...Read More »
4 of 15 | Posted by: Karan Beatty - North Charleston, SC

“Terry, Pete and family, we are saddened to learn of the loss of your mother and wife. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all, Connie and Reggie...Read More »
5 of 15 | Posted by: Reggie Alston - Charleston, SC

“So sorry for your loss. Praying for you and your family. ”
6 of 15 | Posted by: Lee Hedrick - Kodak, TN

“Remembering all the fun times your mother and I had together at Pinecrest. She'll be missed greatly. Love and prayers, Mary Jane Edmondson ”
7 of 15 | Posted by: Mary Jane Edmondson - Easley, SC

“May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow. Love & Prayers for a very special family. She was such a testimony for our Lord &...Read More »
8 of 15 | Posted by: Charlie & Joey Rhodes - SC

“So sorry to hear of your loss, my thoughts and prayers are with your family. ”
9 of 15 | Posted by: Elaine Jones - Mcclellanville, SC

“very sorry for your loss ”
10 of 15 | Posted by: BUDDY HARGETTE - CHARLESTON, SC

11 of 15 | Posted by: Tommy Bacon - Mobile, AL - friend

“Our family was next door to the Walters. I went to high school and college while we lived in Charleston. I would sometimes babysit for them. What I...Read More »
12 of 15 | Posted by: Marsha (Bacon) Pache - Rindge, NH

“I have fond memories of Gwen and family from my teenhood. Prayers and thoughts to the family in this difficult time. Gwen you will be missed by many. ”
13 of 15 | Posted by: Kathy Godwin - Glendale, AZ

“To this most loving mother a girl could ever ask for. My mother had a hug for everyone. I know she is in a better place but it is still so hard...Read More »
14 of 15 | Posted by: Kim Ingalsbe - Summerville, SC

“Blessings to the family of a wonderful lady. I count it an honor of knowing her and the sweet spirit she lived out to all. Marshall, Rosie Mikhayla...Read More »
15 of 15 | Posted by: Marshall Stanley - Ladson, SC

Gwendolyn Youmans Walters, 83, of Charleston, South Carolina, wife of Pete Walters entered into eternal rest Saturday, July 14, 2018. The family will receive friends Thursday, July 19, 2018 in J. HENRY STUHR INC., WEST ASHLEY CHAPEL, 3360 Glenn McConnell Parkway from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Her Funeral Service will be held Friday, July 20, 2018 in Pinecrest Baptist Church, 1285 Ashley Hall Road at 10:00 a.m. Interment will follow in Live Oak Memorial Gardens.

Gwendolyn was born September 1, 1934 in Hampton, South Carolina, daughter of the late William Youmans and Cora Gould Youmans. She was retired from Charleston County School District after 26 years of service. She was also employed in sales at SAS Shoes. Gwendolyn was very active in her church for over 59 years, where she was a member of the choir, taught Sunday School and touched many lives as the "Official Greeter and Hugger" of Pinecrest Baptist Church. She loved to travel and spend time with her family.

She is survived by her husband of 66 years, Pete Walters of Charleston, SC; daughter, Kim Ingalsbe of Summerville, SC; son, Terry Allen Walters (Laura) of Charleston, SC, nine grandchildren, fourteen great-grandchildren, and one great-great grandchild. She was preceded in death by her son Darrell Wayne Walters.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Pinecrest Baptist Church, 1285 Ashley Hall Road, Charleston, SC, 29407.

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