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Mrs. Maude Smith Wilson

Mrs. Maude Smith Wilson
  • September 17, 1917 - September 5, 2017
  • Charleston, South Carolina
  • Memorials may be made to:
  • Bethany United Methodist Church
    1853 Maybank Highway
    James Island, SC 29412

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1 of 4 | Posted by: LIZ HAYS - Family Friend

“Fred,On behalf of Carolina Piping and Rigging we want to express our deepest sympathy for the loss of your mother. We will keep you in our prayers.(...Read More »
2 of 4 | Posted by: Kevin Cox - Bishopville, SC

“We were neighbors of Mrs. Wilson. I fondly remember her visiting us about every 2 weeks to sell and delilver Avon. My mother would always order...Read More »
3 of 4 | Posted by: Beth (Gale) Heywood - Mt Pleasant, SC

“Mrs. Wilson was a wonderful Southern Lady! I always enjoyed visiting with her when I came to Charleston. My sympathy goes out to her family. ”
4 of 4 | Posted by: Elaine Littleton - Ridgecrest, CA

Maude Smith Wilson, 99, of Charleston, South Carolina, widow of Fred Ervin Wilson entered into eternal rest Tuesday, September 5, 2017. Her Funeral Service will be held Saturday, September 9, 2017 in Bethany United Methodist Church of James Island, 1853 Maybank Hwy. at 10:00 a.m. Interment, Holy Cross Cemetery. The family will receive friends Friday in J. Henry Stuhr, Inc. Downtown Chapel from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m.

Maude was born September 17, 1917 in Kingstree, South Carolina, daughter of the late Joseph Benjamin Smith and Mary Boyd Smith. She was a charter member of Bethany United Methodist Church on James Island, SC and a member of the Kings Daughters. Maude was a founding member of the Lawton Bluff Garden Club and an Avon saleslady for many years. She enjoyed knitting, gardening and flower arranging.

Maude is survived by her three children, Frank Wilson of Walterboro, SC, Fred E. Wilson, Jr. (Kathleen) of Charleston, SC, and Mary Jo Wilson VanTine (George) of Charleston, SC; six grandchildren: Hugh Wilson (Kim), Marie Wilson, Christine Wilson, Robbie Wilson, Rob VanTine, Aimee Kourafas (Nick); and two great-grandchildren: Sophia Wilson and Catherine Kourafas. She was predeceased by three sisters and two brothers.

Memorials may be made to Bethany United Methodist Church, 1853 Maybank Hwy, James Island, SC 29412.