DEATH / OBITUARIES : former SC Sen. Tom Turnipseed has died, according to a statement posted online on March. 14, 2020.
We learned of the deceased through the following tribute posted on social media.
Saddened that I’m just hearing of the death of former SC Sen. Tom Turnipseed. I met Tom when I was a Senate page and have seen him frequently especially since the 2016 election. Tom was a fighter for the underdog every single day I knew him. I will miss him. Sending love to Judy.