Georgiana Faye Wiseman
- August 2, 1931 - April 11, 2012
- North Little Rock, Arkansas
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I was so sorry to learn just this week about your mother. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.
1 of 12 | Posted by: Lynda Childers Suffridge - AR
I saw your beautiful mother's picture in the paper and wanted to know
you were in my heart during this time. I remember your Mom so...Read More »
2 of 12 | Posted by: Tammy Dockins-Horton - AR
“Linda Sue, Richard, Shirley Ann, Sorry to hear of Georgianna passing.
She and your dad were not just patients, but friends over the years. That is...Read More »
3 of 12 | Posted by: Bruce Schratz - Little Rock, AR
“So sorry to hear about Mrs. Wiseman. I have enjoyed talking with your mother for many years I had her for drivers Ed and have seen her almost every...Read More »
4 of 12 | Posted by: Linda Wamsley - North Little Rock, AR
“Thinking of your family with our love and prayers.
Scott and Connie Scherz
5 of 12 | Posted by: Scott and Connie Scherz - AR
“Charlie, sorry to hear of your Momma's passing. My prayers are with you and your family. Remember you from Shakey's.
6 of 12 | Posted by: Linda Langley - Gravel Ridge, AR
Sorry about your mom but you should feel good knowing you took such good care of her. Miss your exercise classes.
7 of 12 | Posted by: Barbara Woodyear - AR - Friend
“Mrs. Wiseman was a wonderful teacher!!! I'm happy to know she had a long and good life. She left her impression on many students and that carried...Read More »
8 of 12 | Posted by: Linda Counts-Hatcher - Sherwood, AR
“I am very sorry to read of Ms. Wiseman's passing! Knew her from the Office of North Little Rock East campus; back when it was Northeast; She really...Read More »
9 of 12 | Posted by: Linda Poole - Vilonia, AR
“Mrs. Wiseman was a wonderful educator. I often thought of her over the years and wondered how she was doing.
It is from Mrs. Wiseman, that I, too...Read More »
10 of 12 | Posted by: Cathy Dunn Copeland
“I was terribly sorry to hear of Mrs Wiseman's passing. She was a very fine lady. Linda Sue-you did all that a daughter can do. I'm sure that she was...Read More »
11 of 12 | Posted by: Arthur Paul Bowen - Little Rock, AR
“I'm so sorry to know of Georgiana's passing. I would have loved to have been able to share some old college momories with her one last time....Read More »
12 of 12 | Posted by: Dorothy Varnado Higginbotham - TX
Georgiana Faye (Blair) Wiseman, beloved wife, mother, grandmother, and, above all, teacher, passed away Wednesday, April 11, 2012. She was born August 2, 1931 in St. Louis, MO to Olive C. and Claude Corbet Blair. After attending college at Ouachita Baptist University, she completed her teaching degree in Speech and Drama at Washington University in St. Louis. She was licensed to teach in both Texas and Arkansas.
She spent her young adult life in Texarkana, Arkansas where she graduated from high school and met and married John R. Wiseman of Texarkana, Texas. They relocated to central Arkansas, ultimately making their home of over 50 years in the city of North Little Rock. She taught classes at the Little Rock Air Force Base, Levy Elementary School, Ridgeroad Junior High School, and Northeast Senior High School. Her teaching career began in 1952 and spanned over 45 years. She will be remembered fondly by the legions of students that she taught to read, write, drive, act, and experience life without boundaries.
Georgiana was a member of Park Hill Baptist Church for over 50 years. After retirement, she and John dabbled in antiques and, most recently, she was a dedicated volunteer with the Patrick Henry Hays Senior Citizens Center.
Mrs. Wiseman was preceded in death by her beloved husband of 54 years, John Robert Wiseman. She is survived by her three children, Richard Charles Wiseman (wife Ginny) of Fayetteville, Shirley Ann Askew (husband C. E.) of Monticello and Linda Sue Sanders (husband Shawn Patterson) of North Little Rock, and three grandchildren, Erin Cassinelli of Little Rock, Ross Wiseman of Fayetteville, and Rebekah Askew of Monticello.
A private family graveside service will be held at Hillcrest Memorial Park in Texarkana, Texas. In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorials be made in her honor to: Patrick Henry Hays Senior Citizens Center, 401 West Pershing, North Little Rock, AR 72116; North Little Rock Public Education Foundation, P. O. Box 15303, North Little Rock, AR 72231; or the Donald W. Reynolds Institute on Aging, UAMS, 4301 West Markham, Slot 748, Little Rock, AR 72205.
Arrangements by North Little Rock Funeral Home, 758-1170. Online obituary and guest registry at www.nlrfh.com.