- March 8, 1918 - January 27, 2017
- Mount Pleasant, South Carolina
of Thomas' Passing
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“Sorry for your lost Mr Tant and I were co workers at Utilities my gob be with the Tant family during this time of celebration
1 of 8 | Posted by: Bruce Mills - Charleston, SC
“Just heard of Mr. Tant's passing, so sorry to hear of it. I miss walking across the street to talk with him, he was always witty & so sharp, always...Read More »
2 of 8 | Posted by: Paul Thompson - Mt. Pleasant, SC
“We at the Oaks wish to share our Condolences with Corine and all of the family..You are an important part of the life of this community, and we share...Read More »
3 of 8 | Posted by: Rev. Kermit Shrawder - SC
“Mrs. Corrine, children, and extended family, there are no words to express our sorrow for all of you in this great time of loss. Mr. Wes was a...Read More »
4 of 8 | Posted by: Andrew & Janet Coleman - TN
“Claudette and family, We are so sorry at the loss of your Dad. We know how much you loved your parents. It is hard to give them up however,...Read More »
5 of 8 | Posted by: Sandra U Erwin - Abbeville, SC
“Prayers of comfort for all of you with Mr. Tant;s passing. Such a great example of a dedicated father and family man. My sincerest sympathy is...Read More »
6 of 8 | Posted by: Sue Branham - Blackstock,, SC
“Claudette, my heart breaks for you and your family. What a great father and husband - a real rock! I know how lost I felt when my Daddy died - it's...Read More »
7 of 8 | Posted by: Vonnie Wilford - Orangeburg, SC
“Claudette and Corinne, Tommy, Rob and Family. I am truly sorry for your loss. I have enjoyed the pictures and stories over the years and I know how...Read More »
8 of 8 | Posted by: HARBY WILLIAMS - ABBEVILLE, SC
Thomas Wesley Tant, 98, of Mount Pleasant, South Carolina, husband of Corinne Holt Tant died Friday, January 27, 2017. His Funeral Service will be held Tuesday, January 31, 2017 in the J. HENRY STUHR, INC. Mount Pleasant Chapel, 1494 Mathis Ferry Road at 11:00 a.m. Entombment, Mount Pleasant Memorial Gardens Mausoleum. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the funeral home.
Wesley was born March 8, 1918 in Denmark, South Carolina, son of the late Thomas Mayfield Tant and the late Azilee Zorn Tant. He was a US Navy veteran and served during WWII. Wesley retired from Utilities Construction Company in Charleston. He was a member of Sullivan's Island Baptist Church.
In addition to his wife of 75 years, Corinne, he is survived by his children, Claudette T. Smith (David), Peggy T. Smith (William), Kathryn T. Hyland, and James W. Tant (Donna); eleven grandchildren, Robert, Thomas, Stephanie, Suzanne, Chalsey, Casey, Amy, Glynn, John, Amanda, and Angela; and sixteen great-grandchildren, Megan, Abby, Elijah, Caleb, Isaiah, Lily, Wayne, Ryan, Christopher, Joshua, Isabella, Mallory, Morgan, Madison, Emma, and Hunter.He was preceded in death by his sisters, Olena T. Smeltzer and Beatrice T. Purvis.
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Mt. Pleasant Memorial Gardens
1308 Mathis Ferry Road Mount Pleasant, SC 29464