Thomas "Tom" C. Barnhill
COLUMBIA – Funeral service for Thomas "Tom" C. Barnhill, 69, will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, January 7, 2012 at Caughman-Harman Funeral Home, Irmo/St. Andrews Chapel with interment to follow in Bush River Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. on Friday, January 6, 2012 at the funeral home. Memorials may be made to the
, 3223 Sunset Blvd. Suite 100, West Columbia, SC 29169.
Mr. Barnhill was born June 21, 1942 in Columbia and passed away on Thursday, January 5, 2012. He was a son of Haven B. and Loretta Civil Barnhill. Mr. Barnhill was an active volunteer for Alcoholics Anonymous for more than 25 years and was a longtime volunteer for the Irmo Fire Department. He had retired from the United States Postal Services.
Mr. Barnhill is survived by his wife, Kathy Barnhill of Columbia; daughter, Hope Schamberger of Chicago, IL; sons, Tommy Barnhill, Jr. of Columbia, Haven Barnhill of Lexington, GA and Mark Barnhill of Irmo; five grandchildren; sisters, Emily Rhoten of Columbia, Cathy Keller of Charlotte, NC and Claire Long of Fort Lawn, SC. He was predeceased by his brother, Robert Barnhill.