George  T. Tedder



Timmonsville, SC. - George Thomas Tedder, 71, passed away on Thursday evening June 29, 2017 at the McLeod Hospice House with his family at his side.

Funeral services will be Sunday, July 2, 2017 at 3:00 p.m. at Sparrow Swamp Baptist Church. Interment will follow in the church cemetery. Visitation will be Saturday July 1, 2017 from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the Layton-Anderson Funeral Home.

Mr.Tedder was born in Olanta, South Carolina, the son of the late Kelly and Sybil Welch Tedder. He was a farmer and retired from CSX Railroad. He served in the US Army and
afterwards joined the National Guard. George was a member of Sparrow Swamp Baptist Church. He was a member of the “Old Coots Club.”

Surviving are his wife of 48 years, Betty Faye Smith Tedder; a son, Jeffrey Tedder; two daughters, Michelle (Timmy) Tarlton, Shannon (Rusty) Alexander all of Timmonsville; three sisters, Ann McGee, Marie Hall, Nancy (Ronnie) Smith, all of Timmonsville, a special sister-in-law, Laura Mae Tedder; grandchildren, Nicholas and Chase Tarlton, Aaron, Paden and Mason Alexander and a special brother-in-law, Kenny Smith and a number of nieces and nephews. He is preceded in death by a brother, Harry Tedder.

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