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Mildred Elizabeth Tisdale

Mildred Elizabeth Tisdale
  • October 29, 1934 - November 3, 2017
  • Charleston, South Carolina
  • In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to
  • Hospice of Charleston
    4975 Lacross Road, Ste. 200
    North Charleston, SC 29406-6531

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Charleston, SC 29414
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“Mrs. Tisdale,You were one of the strongest women I have ever known. I have much admiration for the mother (and father) that you have been. Always...Read More »
1 of 9 | Posted by: cheryl simmons - rock hill, SC

“I will always remember you as one of the strongest woman I have known. What a great mother (and father) you did it all! You certainly did it "your...Read More »
2 of 9 | Posted by: Cheryl Simmons - rock hill, SC

“Words cannot say how I feel right now, I have so many memories growing up with my cousins doing things that we should not have been doing.We...Read More »
3 of 9 | Posted by: Dewey Kirkland - Hollywood, SC

“Rest in peace grandma Mickey. My heart and prayers are w everyone. I'm sorry I won't be able to attend but my love is sent. You will be deeply...Read More »
4 of 9 | Posted by: jeremy - marion, IL

“Family of MIldred Tisdale,Our prayers are with you all during this time. May you all find comfort in many wonderful memories and feel the comfort of...Read More »
5 of 9 | Posted by: Intrepid Hospice Staff - SC

“Aunt Mickey, I remember when I was young, every year you asked me to go to Disneyworld with you and your family. I don't know why I refused but now...Read More »
6 of 9 | Posted by: Cheryl Swain - Hollywood, SC

“I am so sorry for your loss. The entire Tisdale family is in my prayers. ”
7 of 9 | Posted by: Cynthia - Charleston, SC - Friend

“My heartfelt condolences. ”
8 of 9 | Posted by: Ralph Crowley - Charleston, SC

“Good Bye to our older sister, Mickey. "Mickey" [Mildred Herndon] was born to our parents, James Grady Herndon, Sr. & Sadie Thigpen Hart Herndon. ...Read More »
9 of 9 | Posted by: Sadie Mae Herndon-Sprague - SC

Mildred Elizabeth Tisdale, 83, of Charleston, South Carolina, widow of John Charles Tisdale entered into eternal rest Friday, November 3, 2017. Her Funeral Service will be held Wednesday, November 8, 2017 in J. HENRY STUHR INC., WEST ASHLEY CHAPEL, 3360 Glenn McConnell Parkway at 11:00 a.m. The family will receive friends from 10:00 a.m. until the time of service. Interment will follow in Magnolia Cemetery at 1:00 p.m.

Mildred was born October 29, 1934 in Charleston, SC, daughter of the late John Hart and Sadie Thigpen Hart. She was a retired Civil Service Communications Operator.

She is survived by her three sons, John C. Tisdale, Jr., Joseph M. Tisdale, Jeffrey Q. Tisdale all of Charleston, SC; two daughters, Cecile "Tina" Fiddie of North Charleston, SC, Caroline Tisdale of Folly Beach, SC, two brothers, James G. Herndon of North Charleston, SC, Eugene Lane of Walterboro, SC; four sisters, Ethel Castolantis of San Jose, CA, Miriam White of Summerville, SC, Sadie Mae of Goose Creek, SC, Nancy of Walterboro, SC, many grand and great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her two sons, Jay and James Tisdale.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Hospice of Charleston, 4975 LaCross Road, Suite 200, North Charleston, SC 29406-6531.

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