Age: 70 Address: Cane Branch Community, Burnsville, North Carolina Date Of Death: Thursday, August 10, 2017 Arrangements: Yancey Funeral Service
Gary Dennis Thomas, age 70, of the Cane Branch Community, passed away unexpectedly at his home on Thursday, August 10th, 2017.
A native of Yancey County, he was the son of Gladys Chrisawn Thomas and the late Ed Thomas who passed away in 2006. He was also preceded in death by his wife, Christine Brockey Thomas who passed away in 2012. Dennis was a US Army Veteran, having served in the Vietnam Era and a very devoted member of the Sgt. E.L. Randolph Chapter #57 DAV.
Surviving is his mother, Gladys Chrisawn Thomas of Cane Branch; daughter, Jennifer Lynn Thomas of Houston, TX; a son, Craig Thomas of Cane Branch; aunt, Wilma Moore of Glen Alpine and two cousins: Joey Smith of Morganton and Fred Smith of Glen Alpine.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. on Monday, August 14th in the Chapel of Yancey Funeral Services. Rev. Dale Banks will officiate. Burial will follow in the Crabtree Baptist Church Cemetery with Military Honors conducted by the Sgt. EL. Randolph Chapter #57 DAV. The family will receive friends from 12:30 until 2 p.m. prior to the funeral service at the funeral home.
Memorial donations may be made to the Sgt. E.L. Randolph Chapter #57 DAV at PO Box 868, Burnsville, NC 28714.
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