Carl "Tommy" Belger, Sr., born on February 10, 1938 in Brunson, SC to Aiken and Lenora Belger, passed away at his residence in Beaufort, SC on July 12, 2014. Carl had been in declining health for over a year. He is survived by his wife, Nilda Belger; two sons, Carl T. Belger, Jr.(Tony) and Marty K. Belger(Ronda) and one stepdaughter, Brooke Gambill; three grandchildren, Sydney Hyde Belger, Zachary and Baylee Belger; five sisters, Veda McMillen, Virginia Bishop, Lois Cook(J. R.), Wilma McMillan(Allan) and Frances Belger; numerous nieces and nephews, great nieces and nephews and great great nieces and nephews. Carl was preceded in death by his parents, Aiken and Lenora Belger and three sisters, Sadie Massenburg, Rachel Davis and Norine Terry; two brothers, Willie James Belger and Raymond Belger. Carl (Tommy) proudly served in the U S Navy from 1955 to 1959. He worked at RyCo Chemicals in Hampton, SC and at Parris Island as a civil servant for many years. Carl (Tommy) was a member of St. Peter's Catholic Church and served as an usher for many years. He is also a lifetime member of the VFW 8760 and AmVets Post 70. Tommy will be sadly missed by family and friends. Graveside funeral services will be held on Thursday, July 17, 2014 at 12:00noon in Beaufort National Cemetery with military honors. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests that donations be made to Disabled American Veterans, 702 Battery Creek Road, Beaufort, SC 29902 or charity of one's choice.