Whitesburg KY

Dr. James Bert Tolliver dies

Dr. James Bert Tolliver, 79, died April 23.

Born in Letcher County, he was the son of the late Millard and Ruth Rainey Tolliver and the husband of Doris Huffman Tolliver.

Surviving are three sons, Jim Tolliver and wife Jennifer, and their children Joshua and Jessica; Dr. Bryan Tolliver; and Michael Tolliver, and his children, Michael Byrne, Madeleine, and Mackenzie Tolliver.

Dr. Tolliver was graduated with honors from Eastern Kentucky University and from the University of Louisville Medical School. He was a family physician in Whitesburg for 15 years, and in Thomasville, N.C., for 28 years.

Dr. Tolliver retired to North Myrtle Beach, S.C., in 2006.

A memorial service will be held at First Presbyterian Church in Myrtle Beach, S.C., on Saturday, May 3, at 11 a.m.

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