Edith Thomas

Edith Fay Thomas (Hackney)

Saturday, July 22nd, 1950 - Sunday, June 14th, 2020
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Haysi, VA- Edith Fay Thomas, age 69, passed away Sunday, June 14, 2020 at Bristol Regional Medical Center in Bristol, TN. Born in Dickenson County, she was a daughter of the late Floyd and Lucy Viola Deel Hackney. She was a homemaker and was last employed at Newberry’s Supermarket and E&S Grocery and was of the Freewill Baptist faith. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her step-father, Aubert Coleman, husband, Tony Thomas and brothers, Johnny Keith Coleman and Ernest Hackney.
Survivors include two sons, Tim (Amanda) Thomas of Haysi and Gary (Gracie) Thomas of Jenkins, KY, a daughter, Jennifer (Rekis) Johnson of Council, grandchildren, Hailey Thomas, Roger Barton, Jeniann Barton and Cody Johnson, great-grandchildren, Aalayah, Makinna, Wesley and Colton, brothers, Edgar (Betty Jo) Hackney of FL, Michael (Sue) Coleman of Birchleaf, a sister, Joyce (Wayne) Boyd of Grundy and sisters-in-law, Barbara Hackney and Dorothy Coleman.
Funeral services will be conducted at 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, June 17, 2020 at Haysi Funeral Home with Jerry Vitatoe officiating. Burial will follow in Thomas Family Cemetery, Haysi, VA. Pallbearers will be Roger Barton, Anthony and Douglas Boyd, Matthew and Jake Coleman, Parker and Connor Snead and Mitchell Thomas. Honorary pallbearers will be Cody Johnson and Ernie Hackney Jr. The family will receive friends after 6:00 p.m. on Tuesday at the funeral home with an evening service at 7:00 p.m. Online condolences may be sent towww.haysifuneral.com Haysi Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
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  • Visitation

    Tuesday, June 16th, 2020 | 6:00pm
    Tuesday, June 16th, 2020 6:00pm
    Haysi Funeral Home
    24682 Dickenson Highway
    HAYSI, VA 24256
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  • Service

    Wednesday, June 17th, 2020 | 11:00am
    Wednesday, June 17th, 2020 11:00am
    Haysi Funeral Home
    24682 Dickenson Highway
    HAYSI, VA 24256
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    Jerry Vitatoe
  • Interment

    Thomas Family Cemetery
    Crooked Branch
    HAYSI, VA 24256
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The Miller, the Shaffer, and Wampole families

Posted at 07:05pm
Please accept our most heartfelt sympathies for your loss... Our thoughts are with you and your family during this difficult time. You will be missed.
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Anna Lester

Posted at 07:30pm
Tim and Amanda, we are so sorry for your loss. Edith was such a sweet and kind lady. We always enjoyed seeing her at church. Troy and Anna also Jerry and Lois

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