Joseph Roy Fulmer PDF Print E-mail

Joseph Roy Fulmer, 72, of Prosperity, died Tuesday, February 27, 2018, at Palmetto Health Richland.

Born on February 1, 1946, he was a son of the late James Wright and Mertie Mae Mills Fulmer. He served thirteen years with the Greenwood Police Department and retired as a Sergeant from the Newberry Police Department. After retirement he served as a security guard at Newberry College and Newberry Hospital. He was a member of Bethel Baptist Church.

Mr. Fulmer is survived by his wife, Joyce Oswald Fulmer; a son, Gary Roy (Susan) Fulmer of Newberry; a daughter, Lori (Alan) Longshore of Prosperity; a brother, Eugene Fulmer of Marion; grandchildren, Noelle Smith, Kaysey Fulmer, Blake Longshore, Jonah Fulmer, Carlee Longshore and Elijah Longshore and great-grandchildren, Patrick Livingston and Haylee Livingston. He was predeceased by his brothers, Herman Fulmer, Marvin Fulmer, and James Carol Fulmer.

Funeral services will be held at 11:00 am Friday, March 2, 2018, at Bethel Baptist Church by the Rev. Philip Fulmer. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends one hour before the service at the church. Memorials may be given to McSwain-Evans Funeral Home, 1724 Main Street, Newberry, SC 29108. gofund -

Active pallbearers will be Gary Fulmer, Blake Longshore, Jonah Fulmer, Patrick Livingston, Elijah Longshore, Hayden Radtke, Zac Ray, and Eddie Fulmer.

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#18 Carolyn Dowd 2018-03-02 13:59
Lori & family
We are sending our deepest sympathy for the loss of Mr. Roy.
We are praying for strength and comfort for all of you in the days to come.
Robert & Carolyn Dowd
#17 Dianne Bannister. 2018-03-02 12:38
Lori, sorry to hear about his passing. He was my classmate in school and was always a nice guy! Love and prayers for you and your family!
#16 MOLLIE GRAHAM 2018-03-01 16:34
Dear LORI I am so sorry to hear about your Dad,my thoughts and prayers are with you all Take care.LOVE and BLESSINGS MOLLIE
#15 sinclair talbot 2018-03-01 15:51
Lori, you are in our thoughts and prayers. Sometimes death can be a release. Your dad has no more suffering and his influence will always be with you. God bless and keep you close. Sinclair
#14 Von and Jean Hendrix 2018-03-01 09:57
Fulmer Family, So sorry to hear of the passing of Roy. Know that our thoughts and prayers are with you all during these trying times. May God wrap His loving arms around each of you and give you peace and comfort that passes all understanding. From our hearts to yours. Von and Jean Hendrix (Bethel Baptist Church)
#13 Phil & Joy Bouknight 2018-03-01 09:17
I worked with Roy for several years at the Police Department. May he rest in peace. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family.
#12 Janice Smith 2018-03-01 00:51
Dear Lori and Ms. Joyce I am so sorry to hear the loss of your loved one. May the Lord put his loving arms around you and comfort you in the days ahead. Love, Janice Smith
#11 Linda Hendrix 2018-02-28 19:35
Joyce, Lori and family, so sorry for your loss! You can take comfort that he is no longer suffering! Prayers are with you during this ad time!
#10 Melissa Lawson 2018-02-28 14:50
Dear Blake and Family,
I am so sorry to hear about your loss. May God give you all comfort and peace in the days ahead. You all are in my thoughts and prayers.
Melissa Lawson
#9 Lana Bannister 2018-02-28 14:47
Joyce and Lori, I am so sorry for your loss. I pray that God's peace will be with you and each member of your family during this time of grief. Lana and Wayne Bannister
#8 Christy Bouknight 2018-02-28 14:27
Prayers lifted for everyone during this difficult time. with deepest sympathy, Christy Bouknight
#7 Vicki Hendrix 2018-02-28 13:42
Joyce, Lori and Family,
I was so sorry to learn of Roy's passing. I'm sure you all know how much he loved each of you. May you find comfort in knowing that he is no longer suffering but resting and rejoicing with his Heavenly Father. Love to all. Vicki
#6 Debra Smith Taylor 2018-02-28 13:35
I'm very sorry to hear about Roy. I remember him well from our time at NCMH. It was always a pleasure talking to him. We shared many conversations when he was working with security and I was working PBX. May God console all of you and give you peace during this time of grief.
#5 Alice & Brice Boozer 2018-02-28 13:21
Ms. Joyce, Lori and family, We are so sorry to learn of the lost of Mr. Roy. God bless each one of you at this time. Alice & Brice Boozer
#4 Mitch ad Peggy Ruff 2018-02-28 12:57
Joyce, Our thoughts and Prayers are with you all
#3 Beverly McLeod 2018-02-28 12:42
You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers.
#2 PAULA STEWART 2018-02-28 12:06
May God bless you in your time of loss.

Jim, Paula, Will, Ryan, and Joan
#1 Sheriff Lee Foster 2018-02-27 22:34
I am sorry to have learned of the passing of Roy. I enjoyed working with him for many years in his kind silent way. He was a very good cop. Our family extends you our sympathy. May God be with you during this difficult time. Lee, Carol, Joseph, Amelia and Jennylee