Tyrus Samuel Land, retiree – March 3, 2020

March 9, 2020

Tyrus Samuel Land, 77, a retired master painter for Facilities, died Tuesday, March 3, 2020. He worked for Clemson University 24 years until 2005.

He is survived by his wife, Jane Irene Swaney Land; sons Jeffrey Tyrus Land and Adam Land (Ashley), both of Pendleton, Christopher Lamar Land (Mary Elizabeth) of Abbeville and Tyrus Samuel Land Jr. (Michelle) of Anderson; daughter, Katy Land Rourk (Carl) of Huntsville, Alabama; brothers, Bob, Travis and Terrel Land, all of Seneca; sisters Jean Myers of Tampa, Florida, Bonnie Brewer of Clemson, Rachel Hicks, Marian McClure and Karen Coker, all of Seneca; grandchildren Emma and Henry Rourk, Zachary, Olivia, Mason, and Manse Land, and Hunter Land and Kaitlyn Rhodes.

Services were held March 6, 2020 at Fant’s Grove Baptist Church, and he was buried in the church cemetery.

His full obituary with memorial information is posted online.