The family will receive friends today, Thursday, Sept. 12, 2013, at 6 p.m. at Collins-Burke Funeral Home. Funeral services will be Friday, Sept. 13, 2013, at 11 a.m. in the Collins-Burke Chapel with burial at Mt. Zion Cemetery on Fall City Road. Jerry Key will officiate.
Tolbert was preceded in death by his father, Kenneth Tolbert; brothers, Fredrick O’Neal Tolbert and Jeffrey Purser; grandparents, Francis Ellis, Johnny Fred Tolbert and Myrtle Tolbert.
He is survived by his wife, Tina Sue Tolbert; mother, Carolyn Joy Tolbert; daughters, Ashley Johnston and Ruby Johnston; stepdaughters, Amber Hankins and Amanda Smith; stepson, Shane Johnsey; sister, Joy Kay Tolbert; brothers, Paul Purser and Frankie Lane; six grandchildren; and a host of nieces and nephews.
Pallbearers will be Tony Smith, Tony Adams, Tyler Seal, Paul Purser, Tom Reed and Doug Legg.
Collins-Burke Funeral Home, Jasper; 205-384-5571