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Kathleen Brewer Wise


SUMTER - Kathleen Brewer Wise, 81, widow of Cecil Cisrow Wise, died Sunday, March 30, 2014, at Sumter Health and Rehab.

Born July 24, 1932, in Manning, she was the daughter of the late John Biniard Brewer and Eula Baggette Brewer. She was a member of Woodmen of the World and Northside Memorial Baptist Church.

Survivors include two daughters, Kathy (L.G.) Mathis of Manning and Debbie (Bruce) Royer of Summerton; a son, Mark Wise of Sumter; a brother, John (Pauline) Brewer of Manning; three sisters, Ruby (Milton) Styron of Davis, N.C., and Doris Haberkorn and Ann Morris, both of Manning; 12 grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by a brother, Heyward Brewer; and a sister, Judy Brewer.

Funeral services will be held 2 p.m. Wednesday at Northside Memorial Baptist Church with the Rev. Jimmy Holley officiating. Burial will follow in Oak Grove Cemetery.

Steven Carter, Lou Spigner, Jim Johnson, Gregg Handal, Mickey Brewer and Ben Brewer will serve as pallbearers.

Visitation will be 6-8 p.m. Tuesday at Stephens Funeral Home and other times at 1152 Brewer Road, Manning.

Memorials may be made to Oak Grove Cemetery Fund, c/o Louise B. Thompson, 8178 Moses Dingle Road, Manning, SC 29102.

Stephens Funeral Home & Crematory, 304 N. Church St., Manning, is in charge of arrangements, (803) 435-2179.



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