Re: Dispatcher Max Tatum
Date: October 09, 2008 05:25PM
Here is Max's obituary as it appeared in the Winston-Salem Journal today. You may sign the guest book by going to www.journalnow.com and clicking on Community andselecting Obituaries.
WALNUT-COVE - Max Tatum, 76, died October 5, 2008 at his home. He was born in Surry County to Clarence Webb and Mae Sleight Tatum. He was of the Episcopal faith. He retired from Piedmont Aviation and enjoyed golf, playing cards, coin collecting, and spending time with his grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Betty Ann Stanton Tatum; his sister, Mary Robin Abrams and his brother, James Tatum. He is survived by three daughters, Beth (Mike) Hunt, Julie Tatum, and Joanna T. (Jonathan) Southern; seven grandchildren, Tatum (Jennifer) Smith, Matthew (Faith) Smith, Maxton "Max" (Caroline) Beam, Laura (Nathan) Bullins, Molly Beth Hunt, Grace Dalton and Rachel Dalton; four great-grandchildren, Austin Smith, Noah Smith, Riley Smith and Makayla Bullins; one sister, Angie (Ross) Gordon; and two brothers, John (Hilda) Tatum and Alfred (Laura) Tatum. A 5:00 p. m. Memorial Service will be held Friday, October 10, 2008 at Christ Episcopal Church and then a 7:00 p.m. covered dish celebration of Max' s life will be held at Hemlock Golf Course. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the local Charity of the donor' s choice. The family would like to extend an invitation to all their family and friends.
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