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Mildred G. DeHay
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  • Doorway Baptist Church
    7825 Dorchester Road
    North Charleston, SC 29418

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Charleston, SC 29414
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“Dear Fynn & DEbbie, so sorry for the loss of your mom. She was a wonderful Christian lady & Cub Scout den mother. Many wonderful memories of her....Read More »
1 of 5 | Posted by: Diane Foote - Mills River, NC

“We are sorry for your loss, but know that Mrs Dehay lived a wonderful life. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all at this time. ”
2 of 5 | Posted by: Laurie, Richard, Doug & Amy Curran, Williams & Wayco - GA

“So sorry for the loss of your mom, Debra. I know she taught so many of us at Dorchester Terrace. You were in my grade. Blessings to you and your...Read More »
3 of 5 | Posted by: Carolyn Cauthen Auvil

“Sorry for your loss.I remember your Mother as a fine Christian lady. We lost Mom last year, age 94. Your family is in my prayers. ”
4 of 5 | Posted by: Don Luttrell - Summerville, SC

5 of 5 | Posted by: DAVID LUTTRELL - COWPENS, SC

Mildred G. DeHay, 98, of North Charleston, South Carolina, went home to heaven to join her beloved family and friends that have preceded her to God's house, April 28, 2017. The family will receive friends Sunday in J. HENRY STUHR, INC., WEST ASHLEY CHAPEL, 3360 Glenn McConnell Parkway, from 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. Her funeral service will be held Monday, May 1, 2017, in Doorway Baptist Church, 7825 Dorchester Road, at 11:00 a.m. Burial services will be held in Friendship Baptist Church, Barnwell, SC, at 3:00 p.m.

Mildred was born April 22, 1919, in Barnwell County, South Carolina, daughter of the late Aiken A. Gunnells and Susan Ellen Still Gunnells. She was a retired teacher from Dorchester Waylyn Baptist Church School, Little Red School House, and Children's Dreamland.

She is survived by her daughter, Debra DeHay Phillips (Michael) of Elon, NC; two sons, Verlie D. DeHay (Shirley) of Pineville, LA, and D. Fynn DeHay (Brenda) of West Union, SC; three grandchildren, Keith L. DeHay, Dr. Shea Phillips (Rev. Bryan Pigford), and Brynn DeHay, Esq.; and two great-grandchildren, Weston DeHay and Samantha Pigford. She was preceded in death by her husband, Henry D. DeHay, and two children, Mike Dale DeHay and Sherry Faye DeHay.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Doorway Baptist Church, 7825 Dorchester Road, North Charleston, SC 29418.

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