Thomas Rufus, 77, husband of Betsy E. Nelson Rufus, died on Friday, Dec. 15, 2017, at his home.

Born on Aug. 8, 1940, in Sumter County, he was a son of Rebecca Rufus.

The family is receiving relatives and friends at the home, 2720 Lowder Road.

Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by Williams Funeral Home Inc.