Carolina Funeral Home & Carolina Memorial Gardens

7113 Rivers Ave, North Charleston, SC


Mary B. Corbin

December 3, 1925June 27, 2020

Mary Bunton Corbin, 94, of Charleston, SC, a Contract Specialist and the wife of the late Wilford "Smiley" Corbin entered the Kingdom of Heaven on Saturday, June 27, 2020.

Mrs. Corbin was born on December 3, 1925 in Charleston, SC the daughter of Stelley W. Bunton and Rosalie Toomer Bunton.

Mrs. Corbin retired from the Charleston Naval Shipyard/Naval Supply Center in June 1973. She was an active member of Advent Lutheran Church in North Charleston and served as the Church Historian. She was a life member of the Ladies Auxillary of the Charleston Rifle Club, a member of the National Association of Retired Federal Employees and The Travelers Protective Association of America. Mary, Smiley and friends were avid travelers who visited many ports around the world. She was a wonderful cook who loved to prepare special meals when entertaining. Mary was true to God, her faith and her beliefs.

Mrs. Corbin is survived by nephew, Clifton Pruett, Jr and wife Patricia of Charleston, SC; Grand Nephew, William C. Pruett, III; Grand Niece, Jennifer P. White and several cousins, nieces and nephews.

In addition to her loving husband of 76 years, Mrs. Corbin was preceded in death by sisters, Catherine Avant and Marguerite B. Keener.

A crypt side funeral service will be held on Tuesday, June 30, 2020 at 11:00am at Carolina Memorial Park located at 7113 Rivers Avenue, North Charleston, SC 29406, 843-797-2222.

The family would like to extend a special thanks to all the staff of The Palmettos who continuously extended their love and compassion to Mary during her residence there.

In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Advent Lutheran Church, 3347 Rivers Avenue, North Charleston, SC 29405.

Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared and viewed at www.carolinamemorial.com


  • Cryptside Service at Carolina Memorial Park

    Tuesday, June 30, 2020



Mary B. Corbin

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Betty June Cammer

July 2, 2020

Miss Mary was such a sweet lady. She was a joy to be around when I was a child. I have not seen her in many years. Peace to the family, and may her soul rest in peace.

Sherry Fowler

June 29, 2020

Clifton and Pat,
Mary was such a sweet lady and she will be missed greatly. I know that she is now with the Lord and her beloved "Smiley".