2010-08-04 / Obituaries

Russell Alan Bazemore of Sylvania died July 29

Russell Alan Bazemore, 49, of Sylvania passed away Thursday, July 29, 2010 at Memorial Health University Medical Center in Savannah.

Funeral services were held 2 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 1, 2010 at Thompson-Strickland-Waters Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. J. D. Turner officiating. Burial was at Buck Creek United Methodist Church Cemetery. Mr. Bazemore was born in Chatham County and worked as an ironworker with the Ironworkers Local 709, which he was a member of, and was a member of Clito Baptist Church.

Survivors include a daughter, Megan Nicole Bazemore of Millen; sons and daughter-in-Law, Matt and Jill Bazemore of Millen and Josh Bazemore of Charleston, S.C.; parents, Howard Christopher “Chris” and Peggy Rebecca Hunter Bazemore of Sylvania; a sister, Cheryl B. Neidlinger of Sylvania; a brother and sister-in-law, Howard “Bubba” and Mindy Bazemore of Charleston, S.C.; a grandson, Jake Bazemore of Millen; and several nieces and nephews.

Pallbearers were Alan Bragg, Ricky Lewis, Jerry Walls, Leslie Collins, Eric Gonya and Terry Dixon.

Thompson-Strickland-Waters Funeral Home was in charge of all arrangements.

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