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Cecil C. Tolbert

Cecil Clarence Tolbert, 92, Millersburg, died Tuesday, June 5, 2012.
Born Sept. 14, 1919, he was the son of the late Lawrence E. and Rhoda Ham Tolbert.
He was a veteran of World War II, retired after a career life from Orange County REMC and was a member of Millersburg General Baptist Church.
Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by his first wife, the former Hazel Case; a son, Larry Rex Tolbert; three brothers, Kenneth, Merle and Lawrence Jr.; three grandchildren, Travis, Billy and Lori Tolbert; and a step-grandson, Delmar Wilson.
Survivors include his wife, the former Sudie McBride; three sons, Phillip Tolbert of Orleans, Lawrence William Tolbert of Washington Court House, Ohio, and Timothy Tolbert of Taswell; a stepson, Darrell Wilson of Millersburg; a sister, Wanda Burton of Orleans; six grandchildren; three step-grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and eight step-great-grandchildren.
Visitation: Thursday, June 7, from 4 to 8 p.m. at Ochs-Tetrick Funeral Home in Orleans and Friday, June 8, after 9 a.m. at Millersburg General Baptist Church.
Funeral: Friday, June 8, at 10 a.m. at the church with burial and military rites by American Legion Warren Brock Post No. 69 at Bethel Cemetery in Orleans.
Officiants: Otis Crowder, Patrick Tolbert and Tyler Tolbert.

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