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“JEAN AND i WORKED TOGETHER A LONG TIME AGO. MY MEMORY OF GETTING A REALLY BAD PERM AND GOING TO HER HOUSE WHERE SHE TOOK A JAR OF MAYONNAISE OUT OF...Read More »
1 of 11 | Posted by: mary duc - NORTH CHARLESTON, SC

“My heart goes out to all of you. So sorry for your loss. May you be comforted by God's love and your memories. My prayers and thoughts are with you...Read More »
2 of 11 | Posted by: Deborah Baskin - Charleston, SC

“Sorry for your loss. I didn't know your mother, but remember both of her daughters and son in law from school. Prayers for the whole family during...Read More »
3 of 11 | Posted by: Carol Grayson Buddin - SC

“Jim,Ginny,and Terri I am so sorry to hear about Jeans passing.However, I didn't know about it until this evening, or I would have been to the...Read More »
4 of 11 | Posted by: Joann Payne - Ravenel, SC

“May Gods peace be with you all. ”
5 of 11 | Posted by: Belinda Kowalski

“Sorry for your loss of Ms. Jean. She was a beautiful and sweet lady. ”
6 of 11 | Posted by: James, Lynn, Sarah and Reagan Wimpee - SC

“So sorry for your loss. My Heart goes out to the entire family. In the Book of Psalms there is a great verse that helped me. " God is close to the...Read More »
7 of 11 | Posted by: Ricky Heiterer - Charleston, SC


8 of 11 | Posted by: Chicora High Class 1955 - SC

“Jim, Ginny and Terri,I am so saddened by your loss. Jean will be in my memory as the vivacious, fun loving person she was and her sewing skills which...Read More »
9 of 11 | Posted by: Ann Benton - Wilmington, NC

“Love to my family. So sorry for your loss ”
10 of 11 | Posted by: Karen Behling-Harkins - PA

“Dear Behling, Please accept my deepest condolences for your family's loss. During this difficult time may you be comforted by fond memories and...Read More »
11 of 11 | Posted by: P L


Jean Nimitz Behling /W -PHOTOJean Nimitz Behling, 80, of Charleston, passed away on Saturday, September 23, 2017, wife of James A. Behling. She is survived by her two daughters, Ginny Behling White and Terri McPherson and William "Boogie" McPherson; Three grandchildren, Courtney White Trevino and her husband Michael Trevino, Robbie White, Stephanie McPherson, along with two great-grandchildren, Carter and Maelyn Trevino all of Charleston; two sisters, Eunice Beneke of CA, and Janet Nye of Charleston, SC.

Jean graduated from Chicora High School in 1955, she was a retired Customer Service in Banking Business. Jean was active in the church and Tea Room at Old St. Andrews Church. She also had a love and passion for her sewing skills. Jean was Mrs. Charleston in February of 1967 and Mrs. South Carolina in April 3, 1967, which she loved representing Charleston and South Carolina.

The family would like you to join them for Family and Friends gathering Monday, October 2, 2017 in J. HENRY STUHR INC., WEST ASHLEY CHAPEL, 3360 Glenn McConnell Parkway from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.

Her Memorial Service will be held Tuesday, October 3, 2017 at Old St. Andrews Church, 2604 Ashley River Road at 2:00 p.m. with a reception to follow in the Church Hall.