William "Bill" Bruce Thomas
Address: Kona Road, Bakersville, North Carolina
Date of Death: Monday, January 13, 2014
Arrangements: Henline-Hughes Funeral Home
Details: William “Bill” Bruce Thomas, age 86 of Kona Road, Bakersville, North Carolina passed away on January 13th. He was a son of the late Cloyd and Pearl Greene Thomas. He was a retired payroll clerk with IMC in Spruce Pine, NC. He was a Veteran of the United States Army. Bill was a member of Rebels Creek Baptist Church and was a former member of Bakersville Lions Club.
Survivors include; three daughters; Dorothy Wood and husband Bob of Burnsville, NC, Vickie Elliot of Spruce Pine, NC, and Lisa Boone and husband David of Bakersville, NC, three sisters; Lucille Howell and Virginia Byrd both of Bakersville, NC, and Louise Weeks of Rutherfordton, NC, one brother; Danny Thomas of Bakersville, NC, three grandchildren, two step grandchildren, and four step great grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by; his wife; Leona Robinson Thomas, one sister; Merle Wilson, and three brothers; Jack, Jim, and Bob Thomas.
A graveside service will be held Tuesday, January 14, 2014 at 3:00PM at Rebels Creek Cemetery with Reverend Vernon Buchanan officiating. Interment will follow the service.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to; John Keever Solace Center 21 Belvedere Rd Asheville, NC 28803.
Henline – Hughes Funeral Home is assisting the Thomas Family.