Carrie Mae Kershaw Gist, 85, of 1013 Union Blvd., passed on Wednesday, November 7, 2018 at her residence. A native on Union County, SC, she was the daughter of the late Walt Wicks and Katie Mae Kershaw Wicks. She was a member of Wyatt's Chapel Baptist Church and retired from Wallace Thomson Hospital where she served as a Patient Care Technician. In addition to her parents she is preceded in death by one daughter, Reverend Linda Marie Gist Worthy; one granddaughter, Erica Marie Gist Worthy; and two brothers, James Willie Wicks and Andrew Glenn. Those left to cherish memories include six sons, Willie (Melinda) Gist of Whitmire, SC, Eddie Gist (Linda) of New Haven, CT, David Gist of Union, SC, Lamark Gist of the home, James (Brenda) Gist of Santuc, SC and Patrick (Darlene) Gist of HI; fifteen grandchildren; twenty-seven great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; and a host of other relatives and friends. Funeral services will be held at 1:00 pm on Wednesday, November 14, 2018 at Wyatt's Chapel Baptist Church. Burial will follow in New Chapel AME Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends Tuesday from 5:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. at the funeral home and at other times at the home. Arrangements are with Community Mortuary, Inc., 361 Meansville Road, Union, South Carolina.