Herman Garfield Marcus
Herman Garfield Marcus
  • October 20, 1935 - October 5, 2017
  • Greenville, Virginia

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Herman Garfield Marcus, 81, of Greenville, passed away on Thursday, October 5, 2017 at Augusta Health. He was born in Round Hill on October 20, 1935, a son of the late William Franklin and Susie (Boyd) Marcus.
Herman was employed for 43 years with Southern States Cooperative. He was a member of Greenville Full Gospel Church. In his spare time, he greatly enjoyed playing the guitar and listen to music. Herman will be remembered for his kind heart.
In addition to his parents, Herman was preceded in death by his first wife, Katherine Marcus; his second wife, Florence Ann Marcus and his 10 siblings.
Survivors include his children, Sherman Marcus and his wife, Priscilla of Harpers Ferry, WV, Thelma Bush and her husband, Vincent of Martinsburg, WV, William G. Marcus of Shenandoah Junction, WV, Ricky Beverly of Stuarts Draft and William Thomas Marcus and his wife, Chasity of Bridgewater; numerous grand and great-grandchildren; sister, Mary Hapner of Winchester; neighbor and friend, Debbie Moran of Stuarts Draft; as well as extended family and friends.
A graveside service will be conducted at 2:00 p.m. on Monday, October 9, 2017 at Ketoctin Baptist Church Cemetery, 16595 Ketoctin Church Rd, Purcellville, with Rev. Timmy Simmons and Rev. Bobby Roadcap officiating. Those desiring to attend the service are asked to meet at the church cemetery.
The family will receive friends from 4:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m. on Sunday, October 8, 2017 at the Waynesboro Chapel of Reynolds Hamrick Funeral Homes.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made in Herman's memory to his church, Greenville Full Gospel Church, 31 Simmonsville Ln., Greenville, VA 24440.
The family wishes to express a heartfelt thank you to the staff of the Augusta Health Emergency Department for their care of Herman and his family.
Relatives and friends may share condolences and memories online with the family by visiting www.reynoldshamrickfuneralhomes.com.