William Ronald Thomas, Sr., 73 of 391 Grandy Road, Grandy, NC died Sunday, December 2, 2012 at the Albemarle Hospital. A native of Cumberland MD, he was the son of the late James Harold Thomas and Dorothy Mae Steward Shipley and the husband of Maxine Camille Nave Thomas of the home. He was the former owner and operator of a restaurant and a member of the Moose and Elks Clubs.
Besides his wife he is survived by a daughter, Terrie Lynn Hanks and husband George of Cranberry Township, PA; two sons, Timmy Thomas and wife Michele of Grandy, NC and William R. Thomas, Jr., and wife Fawn of Harmony, PA; a brother, James Harold Thomas, Jr., and wife Anne of Ellerslie, PA; and seven grandchildren.
A visitation will be Tuesday, December 4, 2012 from 3:00 to 7:00 p.m. at Twiford’s Memorial Chapel. The body will be sent to John Hafer Funeral Home, La Vale, MD for services and burial at Davis Memorial Cemetery in Cumberland, MD. Twiford Funeral Homes, Memorial Chapel, 405 East Church Street, Elizabeth City, NC is assisting the Thomas family. You may express condolences to the family by visiting www.twifordfh.com.Print Obituary & Condolences