William Burnett Talbert, Jr., 84, of Piedmont, SC, husband of Jane Kramer, died Tuesday, September 20, 2016.

Born in Greenwood, he was a son of the late William Burnett Talbert, Sr. and Marie Witt Talbert.

Bill was a graduate of the Citadel and served in the United States Army. He was Corporate Safety Director at PYA/Monarch Sara Lee Corporation, retiring after 30 years of service. Bill was a longtime member of Sandy Springs Baptist Church where he was a deacon, a Sunday School teacher and a choir member.

Survivors, in addition to his wife, include two daughters, Ann T. Waters (Allen) and Martha T. Hinson (Joey); one stepdaughter, Christina Lyons (Charles); one son, William Roy Talbert (Missy); nine grandchildren, Roy West Talbert, Mattie Catherine Talbert, Kyle Waters, Allie Waters, Mollie Waters, Caitlyn Petersen, Christian Hinson, Griffin Lyons and Becker Lyons; and his twin brother, James H. Talbert (Liane). He was predeceased by his first wife, Martha G. Talbert.

Visitation will be held from 12:00 until 1:45 PM on Saturday, September 24, 2016, in the Fellowship Hall of Sandy Springs Baptist Church, with the Funeral Service to follow at 2:00 PM. Burial will be in Greenville Memorial Gardens.

The family would like to thank the staff of Unit 2 NHC Mauldin and Dr. Frederick Rogoff for their loving care.

Memorials may be made to Sandy Springs Baptist Church, 371 Sandy Springs Road, Pelzer, SC 29669.

Condolences may be sent to the family at www.thomasmcafee.com.

Thomas McAfee Funeral Home, Southeast Chapel

Posted in: Greenville News

Posted on: 2016-09-22

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