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Mr. John Lane Turner
November 12, 1973 – July 18, 2019
STATESBORO, Ga. — Mr. John Turner, age 45, died at Landmark Hospital in Savannah.
He recently moved to Statesboro as a resident of Eagle Health & Rehab. He was a former resident of Walterboro, S.C. The graveside service and burial were held on Wednesday, August 7, 2019 at 11 a.m. in Bulloch Memorial Gardens with Elder Steve Taylor officiating. Joiner-Anderson Funeral Home & Crematory of Statesboro is in charge of the arrangements. John is survived by his foster mother, Betty DeLoach, three sisters; Tory, Millie and Elaine, and one brother Troy DeLoach. There are also two foster brothers, Eric and Brad. He was predeceased by his foster father, Roger DeLoach and his parents Troy and Nancy Turner. John attended Colleton County Child Development Center and Black Street School.

ROGERS, Tammie
Mrs. Tammie Reeves Rogers, 57, of Pensacola, Florida, entered into rest Friday evening, August 9, 2019, at Baptist Hospital in Pensacola, Florida.
Born May 14, 1962, in Walterboro, South Carolina, she was a daughter of Mr. Daniel Fairey Reeves and the late Mrs. Ruth Lenora Bozard Reeves. She was a graduate of Walterboro High School, Class of 1980, where she was active in the Chorus having participated in All State Honors, and was a member of the Band of Blue. After making Florida her home, she worked at Scared Heart Hospital Ann Baroco Center in Pensacola, Florida where she was a Film File Clerk. She was a member of Edgewood Baptist Church in Walterboro. Tammie centered her life around her loving family and possessed a special love for her yellow lab, “Maggie”, who crossed the rainbow bridge on July 19th. She loved baking and being on the Florida coast.
Surviving are: her husband of thirty-eight years, Mr. George Randolph “Randy” Rogers; her father, Daniel Fairey Reeves and his wife Sarah of Walterboro; two children, Kevin Randolph Rogers and his wife Jennfier of West Pensacola, Florida and Kelly Camille Rogers Norton and her husband Travis of Pace, Florida; a sister, Gail Reeves McCormack and her husband Bucky of Walterboro; three grandchildren, Kolt, Bryson, and MaKayla; a brother-in-law, Mike Rogers of Charleston; and three nephews and several nieces.
In lieu of flowers, the family has requested that memorial contributions be directed in her memory to: The American Diabetes Association, 2451 Crystal Drive, Suite 900, Arlington, Virginia 22202; or donate at: www.diabetes.org.
Funeral services will be conducted 4 o’clock Friday afternoon, August 16, 2019, from The Brice W. Herndon and Sons Funeral Chapel, Walterboro. The Reverend Dave Buchanan officiating. Interment will follow in Beulah Baptist Church Cemetery, Wire Road, Branchville.
The family will receive friends during a time of visitation Friday afternoon prior to the funeral ceremony beginning at 2 :30pm at THE BRICE W. HERNDON AND SONS FUNERAL HOMES AND CREMATORY, WALTERBORO CHAPEL, 1193 Bells Highway, Walterboro; 843.538.5408. Visit our online registry at: www.briceherndonfuneralhome.com.

THOMPSON, Robert
Robert Thompson, age 79, of Cottageville, SC passed away Friday, August 16, 2019. He was born in Sugar Grove, VA on June 1, 1940 to the late Robert Henry and Louella Puckett Thompson. Robert was a Member of the Edgewood Baptist Church.
Survivors include, daughter, Veronica Daugherty of Cottageville, SC; son and daughter-in-law, Bryan and Beth Thompson of Johnson City, TN; granddaughter, Wendy Thompson of Kokomoke, IN; two sisters, Becky Rush of Meadow View; Peggy Campbell of KY; three brothers, Wayne Thompson of Roanoke; Troy Thompson of TN; Jerry Thompson and several nieces and nephews.
Graveside service will be held 11 A.M. Tuesday, August 20, 2019 at Speedwell United Methodist Church Cemetery with Reverend Doug Stuart officiating.
Online condolences can be sent to the family at www.grubbfuneralhome.com. The Thompson family is in the care of Grubb Funeral Home.

WOODSIDE, Louise
WALTERBORO – Mrs. Dorothy Louise Trusler Woodside, 83, of Walterboro, entered into eternal rest Friday morning, August 16, 2019, at the Colleton Medical Center in Walterboro.
Born February 1, 1936, in Elizabethton, Tennessee, she was one of thirteen children born to the late Samuel Lewis Trusler and the late Rose Ellen Large Trusler. She and her husband made Walterboro their home in 1972. She retired as the Environmental Services Director from the Colleton Medical Center. She was an active member of Edgewood Baptist Church in Walterboro, where she served during the starting of the church’s Food Pantry, worked avidly in the kitchen and was a dedicated volunteer each year at the annual Vacation Bible School. Devoted to her home and family, she took a special pride in her children, grandchildren and great grandchildren. She will always be remembered as a true lady and great southern cook.
Surviving are: her husband of fifty-one years, Mr. James Richard Woodside; three sons, Lowell E. Shell and his wife Linda of Elizabethton, Tennessee, Richard Wayne Shell and his wife Kathleen of Walterboro, and SMSGT USAF (Ret.) Randal M. Shell and his wife Sue of Las Vegas, Nevada; a brother, Glen Trusler, of Burgaw, North Carolina; and two sisters, Bernice Whitlock of Johnson City, Tennessee and Shelby Harriott of Burgaw, North Carolina. There are twelve grandchildren, Stephani Shouse, Staci Peters, Kristi Zimmerman, Keri Howell, Cassie Anderson, Makailah Shell, Sherry Player, John Cole, Kimberly Mock, Kelly Shell, Kristin Shell, and Landon Shell; twelve great grandchildren, Tiffany Shouse, Dalton Shouse, Gavin Peters, Cody Zimmerman, Eli Zimmerman, Nicholas Perry, Cole Howell, Elise Anderson, Emelyn Anderson, Taylor Cole, Shyann Webster, and Hayden Mock. She was preceded in death by four brothers, Carl Trusler, Lawrence Trusler, Robert Trusler, and Paul Trusler; and five sisters, Pauline Hart, Mary Belle Cottle, Margaret Hiott, Viola Perry, and Georgia Estep.
Flowers will be accepted, or for those that desire, the family has requested that memorial contributions be directed in her memory to: Edgewood Baptist Church Food Pantry Fund, 138 Wildwood Drive, Walterboro, South Carolina 29488.
Funeral services will be conducted 11 o’clock Saturday morning, August 24, 2019, form The Brice W. Herndon and Sons Funeral Chapel, Walterboro. The Reverend Lowell E. Shell and The Reverend Ralph Warren officiating. Interment will follow in Greenlawn Memorial Gardens, Hendersonville Highway, Walterboro.
The family will receive friends during a time of visitation Friday evening from 6 o’clock until 8 o’clock at THE BRICE W. HERNDON AND SONS FUNERAL HOMES AND CREMATORY, WALTERBORO CHAPEL, 1193 Bells Highway, Walterboro; 843.538.5408. Visit our online registry at: www.briceherndonfuneralhome.com.

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