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Deaconess Mary Heyward

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“Please accept my heartfelt condolences, know that the God of comfort feel your pain and sorrow. Always remember that God sent Jesus Christ to bind up...Read More »
1 of 20 | Posted by: A friend

“Love, thoughts, and prayers to and for the family. ”
2 of 20 | Posted by: Bronnie Brooks - Fort Washington, MD

“Daddy Heyward and Family: I send my Love and condolences. Mother Heyward was a Woman of God, I'm going to miss her!!! My love my deaconess who took...Read More »
3 of 20 | Posted by: BROOKE Smith - Charleston, SC

“I am so sorry to hear of Mrs Heyward's passing. She was a lovely lady. My thoughts are with you and your family. ”
4 of 20 | Posted by: Diane Newman - Hanahan, SC

“To the Heyward and Harris Families:Please know that we are keeping you all in our prayers. ”
5 of 20 | Posted by: Sandra Rogers Garlington and Family - SC

“To Deacon Heyward and familyMy condolences to you in the passing of your wife, mother, and grandmother. She would always greet me with her beautiful...Read More »
6 of 20 | Posted by: Valtricia LaRoche - Johns Island, SC

“I'm so sorry for your loss.May the God of all comfort, bring comfort to the Heyward family during these difficult times.(2 Corin.1:3,4) ”
7 of 20 | Posted by: A friend

“We are praying that God's presence will lighten your hearts during this difficult time. ”
8 of 20 | Posted by: Ike and Nita Thompson - SC

“To Deaconess Fran and Family,Deepest sympathy and prayers for God's comfort and peace. ”
9 of 20 | Posted by: Sybil Ross - North Charleston, SC

“Our hearts are sad and we are sending you our heartfelt sympathy. We will miss Mary's smile and her giving, wonderful personality. We send you our...Read More »
10 of 20 | Posted by: Arthur and YoLonda Rivers - SC

“My prayers are with you and your family. I will miss you. ”
11 of 20 | Posted by: Paulette Ropef - James Island, SC

“Deaconess Mary Heyward, I knew for a short time. Always smiling. She didn't know something right at that moment, she always got back with an answer....Read More »
12 of 20 | Posted by: Darcel Whitney - Charleston, SC

“Deacon Heyeard,She was a light the shined so bright and will be missed. May you find comfort knowing she is in the kingdom. Rembert and Sherry Moore ”
13 of 20 | Posted by: A friend

“Deacon Heyward, Elijah and I send our deepest sympathy along with thoughts and prayers to you all in the transitioning of Deaconess Heyward. She will...Read More »
14 of 20 | Posted by: Elijah and Fedelia Rivers - SC

“Deacon Heyward she was a jewel. In my sixteen years of membership at First Baptist I honestly can't remember a time of not seeing a smile on her face...Read More »
15 of 20 | Posted by: LaSherrald King Jamison - SC

“It can be so hard to face the first year without your loved one, but the love of family and friends can carry you through. ”
16 of 20 | Posted by: Ann

“Exodus 23:20-3320 See, I am sending an angel ahead of you to guard you along the way and to bring you to the place I have prepared. Cousin Fran and...Read More »
17 of 20 | Posted by: Consuelo "Sway" Mickens - MD

“To the Heyward family, it was a very sad day when we heard of the passing of Deaconess Mary Heyward. We will miss her beautiful smile and...Read More »
18 of 20 | Posted by: Martin and Peggy Grant - SC

“Deacon Heyward, You and your family are in My Prayers in the Transition of Deaconess,Mary Hayward #ServantofGodwelldone! ”
19 of 20 | Posted by: Delbert Washington - Charleston, SC

“Such a sweet person. Will miss that lovely smile. Rest in peace. ”
20 of 20 | Posted by: Charles and Trudie Mack - SC

Deaconess Heyward passed away on Friday, September 8, 2017.

Deaconess Heyward was a resident of Charleston, South Carolina at the time of passing.

The relatives and friends of Deaconess Mary Velma Heyward are invited to attend her Funeral Service 11:00 AM, Friday, September 15, 2017 at First Baptist Church of James Island, 1110 Camp Road, James Island, SC. Interment - First Baptist Church of James Island Cemetery, Johns Island, SC. Wake Service will be held Thursday, September 14, 2017 at the church from 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM.