Juanita Wingard Meeks
Juanita Wingard Meeks
  • May 2, 1938 - October 30, 2017
  • Irmo, South Carolina

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COLUMBIA - A funeral service for Juanita “Nita” Wingard Meeks, 79, will be held at 2:00 p.m. Wednesday, November 1, 2017 at Dunbar Funeral Home, Devine Street Chapel, with burial in Greenlawn Memorial Park. The family will receive friends from 6:00 until 8:00 p.m. Tuesday, October 31, 2017 at the funeral home.

Mrs. Meeks died Monday, October 30, 2017. Born in Columbia, S.C., she was a daughter of the late Jefferson Claimon Wingard and Susie Peavy Wingard. She worked as an Insurance Agent and was a member of North Trenholm Baptist Church. She loved to do volunteer work at her church and traveled extensively with her husband.

Surviving are her son, James “AJ” E. Adkins, Jr. of Swansea; daughter, Tammy Adkins Anderson (John) of Polk City, Fla.; stepchildren, Anne M. Mayo of West Columbia and Edward “Ken” K. Meeks, III (Pam) of Lexington; grandchildren, Alex Chong Adkins, Amber Hattaway, Taylor Mayo, Jeffrey Mayo and Jessica Meeks; sister, Sally Sharpe of Columbia; brother, Jefferson C. Wingard, Jr. of Anderson; brother-in-law and sister-in-law, George and Marie Meeks of Columbia.

She was predeceased by her husband, Edward K. Meeks, Jr.

Memorials may be made to a charity of one’s choice.

Please sign the online guestbook at www.dunbarfunerals.com.