Tammy Tullis Gary, 52, formerly of 423 Bond Avenue, wife of George Lester “Les” Gary, Jr., died Saturday, January 19, 2013 at Duke University Hospital.
Born in Greenwood, she was a daughter of Elizabeth “Peggy” Mellard Crain and the late Joseph Tullis. She was an early child care provider of Lifetime Discoveries and was a member of New Life Baptist Church and the Middle Adult Sunday School Class.
Surviving is her husband of the home; her mother of Greenwood; her daughter, Gina Grogan (Trey) of Greenwood; her son, Jeremy Gary (Julienne) of Washington State; her sisters, Twila Creech (Keith) of Waterloo and Jamie Holley (Kerry) of Hodges; her brother, Jeff Tullis of Greenwood; grandchildren, Seth Gary, Alexis Drake, Mya Edwards, Charli Grogan and M. Ames Grogan.
A memorial service will be held at 4:30 p.m. at the Harley Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. A. L. “Bud” Tumblin officiating.
Honorary escort will be members of the Middle Adult Sunday School Class.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home following the service.
Special thanks is extended to Dr. John Holman and staff and Tammy’s church family and friends.
The family is at the home of her mother, Peggy Crain, 2270 Montague Avenue Ext., Greenwood.
Memorials may be made to the Tammy Gary Lung Transplant Fund, c/o Countybank, PO Box 3129, Greenwood, SC 29648 or to the New Life Baptist Church building fund, c/o Rev. A. L. Tumblin, 116 Clark Avenue, Greenwood, SC 29649.
Messages may be sent to the family by visiting www.harleyfuneralhome.com.