7/9/14 —- Horace Claude Thomas

Graveside services for Mr. Horace Claude Thomas, age 83, of Wartrace, will be conducted at 10:00 AM on Wednesday, July 9, 2014 at Lynchburg Cemetery.

Mr. Thomas passed away on Monday at his residence. 

Mr. Thomas was born in Coffee County, TN, the son of the late Samuel Clyde and Katie Mae Gregory Thomas.

He was a farmer in Bedford County. 

In addition to his parents, Claude was also preceded in death by his wife, Sara Ann Jean Thomas; one son, John Darron Thomas; two sisters, Mary Lou Deal and Jean Thomas; one brother, James H. “Bub” Thomas.

He is survived by one son, C. Dean (Beth) Thomas of Wartrace; five grandchildren, Drew Thomas, Jake Thomas, Sarah Beth Thomas, Chloe Thomas, and Caden Thomas; two brothers, Jack Thomas of Manchester and Mike (Vivian) Thomas of Wartrace; two sisters, Virginia (J.D.) Lewis of Lavergne and Vicki Gilley of Manchester; and many nieces and nephews.

Manchester Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.flower1