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William Rutledge Thomas

July 19, 1948 April 26, 2015
William Rutledge Thomas
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Olar SC William Rutledge Thomas, 66, of Olar, SC passed away on Sunday, April 26, 2015. Mr. Thomas was born in Union SC on July 19, 1948. He was a son of the late Reuben Jasper and Mary Emma Greer Thomas. He received his undergraduate and master's degrees in forestry from Clemson University. He formerly was Vice President of Production for Kearse Manufacturing of Olar. He was head of maintenance for Collum Lumber Co of Allendale. He was a member of Barnwell First Baptist Church. Funeral services will be held in the Barnwell First Baptist Church on Friday at 11:00 am with Rev. Keith Richardson officiating. Burial will follow in the Kelly's Chapel Cemetery in Carlisle SC. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the services. He is survived by his daughter, Patricia "Pattie" (Steven) Grey of Walhalla SC; brothers, Harry Thomas of Alabaster AL. and Reuben (Judy) Thomas of Albuquerque NM.


11:00 am Friday, May 1,2015

First Baptist Church of Barnwell SC


one hour prior to the service

First Baptist Church of Barnwell
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