Vesta Newell Woodfield

September 28, 1933 — April 17, 2022

Charleston

Vesta Newell Woodfield

Vesta Newell Woodfield, 88, of Charleston, South Carolina, widow of George "Woody" Woodfield entered into eternal rest Sunday, April 17, 2022. Her Funeral Service will be held Thursday, April 21, 2022 in Bethel United Methodist Church, 57 Pitt Street at 11:00 a.m.  Interment, Mount Pleasant Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends Wednesday from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 pm in J. Henry Stuhr Inc. Mount Pleasant Chapel.  

Vesta was born September 28, 1933 in Hemingway, South Carolina, daughter of the late John Marion Newell and Tulah Hughes Newell.  She was a graduate of Palmer College and a retired legal secretary. Vesta was a member of Bethel United Methodist Church for over 65 years.

She is survived by her three children: John Emory Woodfield of Charleston, SC, Linda Woodfield Gerhart (Jay) of Simpsonville, SC and Lisa Woodfield Cassidy (David); five sisters: Mary Coughlin of St. Augstine, FL, Wilma Jackson of Summerville, SC, Norma Peterson of Ft. Worth, TX, Talou Altman of Hemingway, SC and Genevieve Owens of Sumter, SC; three grandsons: Michael "Mike" Gerhart, Kenneth George Gerhart and Andrew Cassidy; and many beloved nieces and nephews. 

Vesta was predeceased by three siblings: John M. Newell, Jr., Beverly Ann N. Boswell and Juanita N. Maranville. 

Memorials may be made to Bethel United Methodist Church, 57 Pitt Street, Charleston, SC 29401.

 

Past Services

Visitation

Wednesday, April 20, 2022

5:00 - 7:00pm (Eastern time)

Plant Tree

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Funeral Service

Thursday, April 21, 2022

11:00am - 12:00pm (Eastern time)

Bethel United Methodist Church

57 Pitt St, Charleston, SC 29401

Plant Tree

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Interment

Thursday, April 21, 2022

12:00 - 1:00pm (Eastern time)

Plant Tree

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree