Marlene Taylor Mildren Anderson

Marlene Taylor Mildren Anderson, 68, of Mount Pleasant, S.C., passed away peacefully, surrounded by family, Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2013.

She was born Oct. 27, 1944, in Vienna, W.Va., to the late Harold and Velma Taylor. Marlene was a graduate of Parkersburg High School and West Virginia Wesleyan College, where she was a member of Alpha Xi Delta sorority. She spent many years in sales for real estate, radio and home furnishings. She loved to cook and spend time with family and friends, and was a very supportive spouse, mother, grandmother, sister and friend. She loved her home and enjoyed decorating and antiques. Marlene will be deeply missed by her family and friends.

She is survived by her husband, Michael Anderson of Mount Pleasant, S.C.; her son, William E. Mildren III of Mount Pleasant, S.C.; her son, Charles J. Mildren, and his wife Nikki and their two children, Annie and Margaret of Vienna, W.Va.; her daughter, Suzanne Brooks and husband Patrick, and their two children, Will and Caroline of Charlotte, N.C.; her step-son, Jared Anderson of Mount Pleasant, S.C.; and her brother, William Taylor and his wife Paula of Mount Pleasant, S.C.

Services will be held 2 p.m. Friday, Feb. 22, at Trinity Episcopal Church, Parkersburg, W.Va. Family will receive friends one hour prior to the service. Services will also be held 1 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 24, at St. Andrews Church in Mount Pleasant, S.C. Family will receive friends one half hour prior to the service.

Memorial contributions can be made and dedicated at , St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.

Funeral arrangements handled by J Henry Stuhr, Inc., Mount Pleasant Chapel,