Dwight Ellis Fulmer, 78, of Little Mountain died Friday, December 16, 2022 at Lexington Medical Center.
Born on March 2, 1944 in Newberry, he was a son of the late Ellis Hal and Lena Bouknight Fulmer.
He retired from South Carolina Electric and Gas and served in the South Carolina National Guard. He was a member of Holy Trinity Lutheran Church and the Little Mountain Masonic Lodge #281.
Mr. Fulmer was an outdoors man, who enjoyed hunting, fishing, shrimping, and gardening. A creative thinker, he could fix anything and was an innovator who often came up with devices to make the job easier. Although known to speak his mind and be quite matter of fact, he was a mentor and encourager to others.
He is survived by his wife of 55 years, Donna Koon Fulmer; a son, David Ellis (Denise) Fulmer of Little Mountain; a daughter, Denise Fulmer (Mike) Morales of Little Mountain; a brother, Bill (Brenda) Fulmer of Little Mountain; grandchildren, Corbyn Fulmer, Kyzer Fulmer, Ella Morales, Cooper Morales, and Harper Morales; brothers-in-law, Jerry (Peggy) Koon and Homer (Jo) Koon; sisters-in-law, Carolyn Shealy and Debbie (Jim) Taylor; and his companion, Buddy.
Memorial services will be conducted at 3:00 pm, Wednesday, December 21, 2022 at Holy Trinity Lutheran Church by the Rev. Randall Drafts. The family will receive friends following the service in the Trinity Life Center. Memorials may be made to Tunnels to Towers Foundation, 2361 Hylan Boulevard, Staten Island, NY 10306 or to Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, building fund P.O. Box186, Little Mountain, SC 29075.