Phyllis Marie Beattie Wiggins



Sumter, SC…Phyllis Marie Beattie Wiggins, age 87, beloved wife of the late Carl Cecil Wiggins, died on Tuesday, November 21, 2017 at McElveen Manors.

Born in Los Angeles, CA, she was the daughter of the late Edward and Bertha Lincoln Beattie. Mrs. Wiggins was a retired mortgage loan office with Bank of America in California. She enjoyed volunteering at various healthcare facilities and singing in her church choir. She was a member of Wise Drive Baptist Church.

Surviving are: a daughter, Deborah Diane Atkins and her husband Larry of Sumter; two grandchildren, Larry E. Atkins, Jr. and Crystal Atkins Hicks; two great grandchildren, Larry III and Travis Jr.; three brothers, William Beattie and his wife Joyce, Robert Beattie and his wife Nan, and David Beattie; two sisters, Beverly Nevill, and Dorothy White all of California.

In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by a sister, Velma Bennett and a brother, James Beattie.

A funeral service will be held on Saturday, December 2, 2017 at 11:00 am at the Wise Drive Baptist Church with Rev. Dr. Derald Sterling officiating. Interment will follow in the Evergreen Memorial Park Cemetery.

Pallbearers will be: Larry E. Atkins, Jr., Trey Atkins, Phil Dumas, TJ Hicks, Travis Hicks and Allen Jones.

The family will receive on Friday, December 1, 2017 from 5:00 to 7:00 pm at Bullock Funeral Home.

You may go to and sign the family’s guest book.

The family has chosen Bullock Funeral Home for the arrangements.