JOHNNY D. WESTMORELAND

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Johnny Dale Westmoreland, 65, husband of Martha Kay Turner Westmoreland, died on Friday, Nov. 24, 2017, at McLeod Hospice House.

Born on June 2, 1952, in Sanford, North Carolina, he was a son of the late Jim Larson and Louise Cotton Westmoreland.

He was a member of Providence Baptist Church.

He is survived by his wife of Sumter; a brother, Ray Westmoreland (Serena) of Laurens; two sisters, Peggy Rich (Keith) of Sumter, and Sandy Slye (Gerry) of The Villages, Florida; and several nieces and nephews.

A funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. on Monday at Providence Baptist Church with the Rev. Dr. Harold Greene, the Rev. Wayne McElveen and the Rev. Pat Coffey officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.

Pallbearers will be Lawrence Preast, Anthony Preast, Tony Preast, Joshua Wilsey, Michael Jasperse, Ronnie Carroll, Stevie Carroll, and Christopher Strickland.

Honorary pallbearers will be Elias McDonald Preast, Jim Tingen, Jeffery Preast, Dargan Hodge, Keith Hodge, Billy Reville, Dave Amerson, Paul Rodgers, J.B. Hodge, Russell Hodge, David Judy, Jack Logan, Legrand Bradshaw, Dale Bradshaw, Charles Hodge, Jessie Preast, Nick Seruya, and Willie Green.

Visitation will be held one hour prior to the service from 1 to 2 p.m. at the church and other times at the home of his mother-in-law, Loretta Turner, 3406 Stone Road, Manning.

Memorials may be made to Providence Baptist Church Building Fund, 2445 Old Manning Road, Sumter, SC 29150.

Stephens Funeral Home & Crematory, 304 N. Church St., Manning, is in charge of arrangements, (803) 435-2179. www.stephensfuneralhome.org