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Joan Walters Mizell

June 17, 1946 — April 17, 2019

Joan Walters Mizell, 72, of St. George entered into eternal rest at her daughter's residence on Wednesday, April 17, 2019 surrounded by her loving family.

Funeral services will be held 4 PM Saturday, April 20, 2019 at Limestone Baptist Church with Reverend Steve Mims and Reverend Owen McAlister officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends at the church from 2:30 PM until the service.

She was born on June 17, 1946, daughter of the late Marion Rufus and Gracie Elizabeth Nettles Walters. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Keith Mizell of 50 years. Joan was a loving mother, grandmother, great grandmother, aunt, sibling and friend. She was a homemaker and an avid gardener who loved flowers and spending time outdoors. Joan was a lifetime member of Limestone Baptist Church, where she served as a Vacation Bible School Teacher. She was also a member of the Ladies Sunday School Class as well as a former BYW and WMU member.

Survivors include her daughters, Lisa (Jimmy) Gleason and Maria (Kenneth) Godbold; son, Christopher (Lyndsey) Mizell; grandchildren, Debra, Jameson, Gabbie and Gracelyn Gleason, Elizabeth, Megan and Brooke Godbold and Elliot VanValkenburgh; two great grandchildren; one brother, Wayne (Linda) Walters; sister in law, Francine (Roger) Smith and numerous nieces and nephews.

The family would like to thank Intrepid Hospice Care for their love and compassion shown to them during this difficult time. Also, the family would like to thank a special friend, Latifa Johnson for her loving care.

Memorials may be made to Limestone Baptist Church Cemetery Fund, 1890 E Main St. Dorchester, SC 29437.
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Saturday, April 20, 2019

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