Mr. O. Z. Fuller

Published 4:25 pm Monday, July 6, 2020

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Mr. O. Z. Fuller, a resident of Fayetteville, Georgia and native of Opelika, died Saturday, June 27, 2020, at M. D. Anderson Cancer Center, Houston.

Funeral services are scheduled for Wednesday, July 8, 2020, at 11:30 a.m. EST from Davis Memorial Mortuary Chapel, Minister Summer Fuller, eulogist and the Rev. Terry L. Magby, officiant.

Interment is scheduled to follow at 1:30 p.m. EST at Ft. Mitchell National Cemetery, Ft. Mitchell.
Davis Memorial Mortuary directing.

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Public Viewing is scheduled for Tuesday, July 7, 2020 from 2 p.m. until 5 p.m. at Davis Memorial Mortuary Chapel.

A native of Opelika, Mr. Fuller was a 1962 graduate of J. W. Darden High School in Opelika. He served four years in the United States Air Force and transferred to the Ohio Air National Guard where he retired after more than 20 years of total military service at the rank of Senior Master Sergeant.

As a member of The Greater Little Zion Baptist Church in Alexandria, Virginia, he served as a Trustee and Facility Manager. Professionally, he served in Director positions for Water and Fleet Management at the City of Columbus, Ohio. He served his community as a member and Past Grand Master of the King David Lodge #116 of Free and Accepted Prince Hall Masons in Columbus, OH. O. Z.’s kindness, generosity and ability to connect with people will be missed.

He is survived by his daughters, Denise Fuller Taylor, Euless, Texas and Allison Fuller (Lee) Parham, Columbus, Ohio; brothers, Jimmy (Glen) Fuller, San Diego, California and L. C. (Georgia) Dawson, Cusseta; sisters, Doris Cloud, Columbus, Georgia and Polly Bennett, Valdosta, Georgia; sister-in-law, Odell Fuller, Opelika; many nieces, nephews, grandnieces, and grandnephews; special friends, Louise Fuller, Hattie Courtney, Brenda Jeter, Dr. Garvin Davis and Dr. Melenda Jeter and their children, Blair and Dylan Davis; the church family of The Greater Little Zion Baptist Church; other relatives and friends.

Due to the current COVID-19 pandemic and the 6-feet social distancing mandate from the CDC and the Alabama Department of Public Health, seating capacity is limited for the Funeral Services, however the regulations for the Committal/Interment Service at Ft. Mitchell National Cemetery has no limit for attendance, and six-feet social distancing is required.

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