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James Thomas Wise

GOOSE CREEK, S.C. — James Thomas Wise, 80, of Goose Creek, South Carolina, passed away on June 13, 2021.

Jimmy was born May 30, 1941 to the late James Wilson Wise and Odessa McKenzie Wise, in Rockingham.

He is survived by his wife, Brenda Wise; his son, James T. Wise Jr. (Micky), his daughter, Lisa Mattox (Kenny); his brother, Bill Wise (Kathy) of Hamlet; his uncle, W.C. (Toit) Wise, of Odon, Indiana; his six grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.


James is preceded in death by his brother, Robin Wise.

James, better known as “Jimmy,” was raised in Rockingham. He joined the Army for three years. He was married to his wife, Brenda F. Wise in 1961. He was a welder at the Charleston Naval Shipyard. His was a loving husband, father and grandfather. He also served as a Mason and Shriner.

A visitation will be held on June 18, 2021 from noon to 1 p.m. at Carolina Memorial Funerals & Cremation, 7113 Rivers Ave., North Charleston, South Carolina. A Life Celebration will follow from 1-2 p.m. at Carolina Memorial Park Chapel. The burial will follow at 2 p.m. at Carolina Memorial Gardens.

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