December 13, 2000
MILDRED ‘SIS’ WISE
Mildred “Sis” Wise, 71, died Sunday morning, Dec. 10, after a long illness.
The daughter of Ernest C. and Myra W. Rowe, Mildred was a lifelong resident of the Fox Hill area of Hampton and a 1946 graduate of Hampton High School. She was a lifelong member of the Fox Hill Central United Methodist Church and its Fidelis Sunday School Class. She was a tireless worker for and one of the founders of the Clark Cemetery Association and was a member of the Fox Hill Volunteer Fireman’s Auxiliary.
Mrs. Wise is survived by her husband of 49 years, Marion “Jim” Wise; a son, Gary Lee Wise and his wife, Pamela; a granddaughter, Amanda; and many friends and relatives.
A funeral service will be conducted at 2 p.m. today, Dec. 13, at Fox Hill Central United Methodist Church by the Rev. Robert W. Sharp. The interment will follow in Clark Cemetery next to her beloved parents.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent to the Clark Cemetery Association, c/o Delbert Ligon, 20 Horton Road, Hampton 23664.
Arrangements are by R. Hayden Smith Funeral Home.