COLUMBIA — Service for Ryan E. Tomlinson will be at 11:30 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 30, 2003, at Christ Chapel, Washington Street United Methodist Church, with a short graveside service in Lake City Memorial Park at 3:30 p.m. The Rev. Dr. B. Mike Alexander Jr. will officiate. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Ryan E. Tomlinson Scholarship Fund at The Citadel, 171 Moultrie St., Charleston, SC 20409. Visitation will be from 5:30 to 7:30 today at Dunbar Funeral Home, Devine Street Chapel. Mr. Tomlinson died Tuesday, Jan. 28. Born in Olanta, he was a son of the late Eugene Irby and Lucille Hudson Tomlinson. He was a graduate of The Citadel, Class of 1942, and served as an officer in the U.S. Army during World War II. He was a Prisoner of War for one year in Germany. Mr. Tomlinson retired as assistant to the S.C. Commissioner of Insurance. Surviving are his wife, Elizabeth A. Tomlinson; sons, Randy Tomlinson of Atlanta and Finklea Tomlinson of Columbia; grandchildren, Harry Tomlinson Jr., Joe Sprott and Ashley Sprott; and nieces and nephews.
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