James Ulmer “Dick” Tanner, 88, a beloved brother and the son of the late Verdie Lee Tanner and the late Mildred Perry Tanner, received his heavenly reward and joined his waiting loved ones Tuesday, February 5, 2013 at Kingstree Regional Hospital.

Mr. Tanner was born on June 28, 1924 in Hemingway, SC.  

He leaves behind:  three brothers, Wilson Dozier (Cherry) Tanner, Harry K. (Janice) Tanner, and Louie Ray Tanner; three sisters, Glady Streett, Estelle Tanner, and Marguerite Jirak; and a sister-in-law, Adeline Tanner.

He was predeceased by: his parents; and a brother, Ronnell “Tom” Tanner.

A Going Home Celebration will be 3 PM, Thursday, February 7, 2013 at the Ebenezer United Methodist Church.  Interment will follow in the church cemetery directed by the Hemingway Chapel of McKenzie Funeral Home.

Visitation will be 1:30 PM, Thursday, February 7, 2013 prior to the service in the church sanctuary.  

McKenzie Funeral Home is honored to serve the Tanner family.  Online condolences may be sent to       

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606 S. Rosemary Ave.
Andrews, SC 29556
843 264 8632
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2156 North Fraser St
Georgetown, SC 29440
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210 East George St.
Hemingway, SC 29554
843 558-1791


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