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Thelma Kiser Leitch
  • In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to
  • John Wesley United Methodist Church
    626 Savannah Highway
    Charleston, SC 29407
  • In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made in honor of her grandson Lee.
  • Carolina Children's Charity
    1064 Gardner Rd
    Charleston, SC 29407

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“Love you more than words can ever say. Dance,Grandmomma, dance. ”
1 of 10 | Posted by: Kelly Etu Stanton - Columbia, SC

“Our deepest sympathies and sincere prayers are with all the family at this very sad time! What an honor for us to have known your lovely mother...Read More »
2 of 10 | Posted by: Don & Denise Midkiff - Placitas, NM

“Masa, Jada, Tommi and I extend our heartfelt condolences, and send our thoughts and prayers! I'm imagining the reunion in heaven today and my heart...Read More »
3 of 10 | Posted by: Lori Leitch-Nagumo - Tokyo, SC


4 of 10 | Posted by: Eddie Weekley - Mount pleasant, SC

“Everyone at The Palmettos will miss Ms. Leitch dearly. She was such a sweet woman and we all loved her. It was an honor and a privilege to know her. ”
5 of 10 | Posted by: Valerie Hill

“I'm so sorry to here about Ms.Leichs passing,I just loved seeing here and fixing her hair@ the Beauty shop in the palmettos, I will miss seeing Her,...Read More »
6 of 10 | Posted by: Mari Rumple - Ravenel, SC

“To All The Extended Leitch Family, Masa, Jada, Tommi and I extend our heartfelt condolences to you, and send our thoughts and prayers. I'm imagining...Read More »
7 of 10 | Posted by: Lori Nagumo - Tokyo, SC - Family

“I'm sorry for the loss .of such a great and wonderful woman .I will miss her every day I loved her so much . I Love you Mrs. Leitch your friend Joyce...Read More »
8 of 10 | Posted by: Joyce Driggers - Charleston, SC

“So sorry to hear of your loss. Loved visiting Mrs. Leitch when we're at Grandma Parsons. ”
9 of 10 | Posted by: Cathy Emmett - Sarasota, FL

“So sad to hear of Mrs. Leitch's passing. She was a dear, precious soul and I will miss seeing and talking to her when I visit Mom at the Palmetto's. ”
10 of 10 | Posted by: Melissa (Lisa) Pope Sanders


Thelma Kiser Leitch, 103, of Charleston, South Carolina, widow of Joseph Clyde Leitch entered into eternal rest Wednesday, September 27, 2017. Her Funeral Service will be held Saturday, September 30, 2017 in John Wesley United Methodist Church, 626 Savannah Highway at 11:00 a.m. Interment will follow in Riverview Memorial Park. The family will receive friends Saturday in the church from 10:00 am until the time of the service. Arrangements by J. HENRY STUHR INC., WEST ASHLEY CHAPEL.

Thelma was born July 8, 1914 in Estill, South Carolina, daughter of the late Marcus Kiser and Jenny Drawdy Kiser. She was a lifetime member of the Order of Eastern Star, member of the Methodist Women, and John Wesley United Methodist Church.

She is survived by her three daughters, Gene Limehouse (Lawton, Sr) of Charleston, SC, Joann Leitch Etu (David) of Columbia, SC, Audrey Frost of Cary, NC; eight grandchildren, Alyson Limehouse of Palm Beach, FL, Amy Limehouse Eager (Derek), Elese Limehouse Sifly (Jay), Lawton Limehouse, Jr., of Charleston, SC, Kelly Stanton (Steve), David Etu, Jr., (Tracy) both of Columbia, SC, Shannon Midkiff (Kirk) of Cary, NC, Kristen De Paula (Bernardo) of CA, sixteen great- grandchildren, Alden Limehouse Thompson, Elliotte Limehouse (Jessica), Marcus Limehouse (Hallie), Lee Limehouse, Brooking Limehouse Eager, Will Sifly, Lawton Sifly, Ashley Midkiff, and Garrett Midkiff both of Cary, NC, Elias De Paula, and Olivia De Paula, both of CA; Jacob, Joseph, and Jackson Stanton, Will and Tyler Etu all of Columbia; three great-great grandchildren, Liam Limehouse, Maeve Limehouse, Lillyana Limehouse of Charleston, SC, special nephew, Jim Kiser (Elaine), goddaughter, Rae Wolfensberger, and many nieces, nephews, and cousins of the lowcountry.

Special thanks to Palmetto Assisted Living and to Hospice of Charleston for their loving care.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to John Wesley United Methodist Church, 626 Savannah Highway Charleston, SC 29407 and Carolina Children's Charity, 1064 Gardner Rd, Charleston, SC 29407 in honor of her grandson Lee.

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3715 Azalea Drive North Charleston, SC 29405
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