Taylor Funeral Home of Louisville announces the death of Mr. RE Fortner, age 85, of Old US Highway 1 Wadley who died Monday Morning February 1, 2021 in the Pruitt Health of Old Capital in Louisville.
Private Graveside services will be held 2:00 PM Saturday February 6, 2021 in the family plot of Wadley City Cemetery.
A native of Johnson County, Mr. Fortner was a son of the late Benjamin G. Fortner & Martha D. Stapleton Fortner. RE retired from Fulghum Industries after 36 years of service as a Welder. He was a member of St. Johns United Methodist Church.
Mr. Fortner was preceded in death by his parents, wife, Reba Emily Black Fortner and is survived by sons Raymond & Susan Fortner, and David Fortner, grandchildren: Devon Fortner, Amelia Fortner, and Hannah Rose Fortner, several nieces, and nephews.
For those desiring, in lieu of flowers, memorials in his name be made to the Charity of the donors choice.
Taylor Funeral Home, 401 W 8th St, Louisville is in charge of arrangements.
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