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Danny R. Thurmond Sr.

Danny R. Thurmond Sr.

CLEARWATER, S.C. – Mr. Danny R. Thurmond, Sr., 58, of Clearwater, SC, entered into rest on Saturday, February 16th, 2013.

Born in and a resident of Aiken County, SC, most of his life, he had also lived in Appling, GA, for twenty-two years. He was a son of the late Crosby Lewis Thurmond and the late Betty Hallman Thurmond Rucker. Danny attended LBC High School and was formerly a Maintenance Mechanic at Columbia Nitrogen and the E.I. DuPont. He was a member of Bath Pentecostal Holiness Church. Danny enjoyed hunting, fishing and a round of golf. He was somewhat of a “Pool Shark”. Danny was one tough man.

In addition to his parents, family members include his children, Danny Ray Thurmond, Jr., Appling, GA, Dustin Thurmond, Thomson, GA, Lacy Thurmond, Hephzibah, GA and Amy Stewart, Evans, GA; siblings, the late Sonny Condor Thurmond, Glenn Thurmond, Bath, SC, Randy Rucker, Clearwater, SC, Donna King, Clearwater, SC Timmy Rucker, Clearwater, SC and Sherry Hard, Trenton, SC; six grandchildren, one great-grandchild and his devoted friend and caregiver, Ricky Vititoe.

In accordance with his wishes, Danny will be cremated and graveside service will be held on Thursday, February 21st, 2013, at 11 o’clock in the Graniteville Cemetery, Graniteville, SC, with Pastor Jody Padgett officiating.

The family has asked that if so desired, memorials be made to the American Liver Foundation. (

Hatcher Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Langley, SC.

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