The Stanly News and Press (Albemarle, NC)

April 5, 2013

Edna Thomas


Thursday, April 4, 2013 — Marshville – Edna Taylor Thomas, 95, entered into her heavenly rest on April 1, 2013, at Carolinas Medical Center-Union.

She was born in Anson County to Tommie and Lillar Preslar Taylor on January 21, 1918.

Edna was predeceased by her husband, Graham M. Thomas in 1970;  a son, Ray Thomas in 1996; six brothers; and six sisters.

Survivors include one son, Everette (Doris) Thomas of Oakboro, two daughters; Brenda Lee and Kay (Phil) Strawn, all of Marshville. Eleven grandchildren and 28 great-grandchildren also survive her.

Visitation was Wednesday, April 3, from 6-8 p.m. at Morgan & Son Funeral Home, Marshville.  

Funeral services were at 2 p.m. Thursday, April 4, at Hamilton Cross Roads Baptist Church. Burial followed in the church cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Hamilton Cross Roads Baptist Church, 6133 Old Goldmine Road, Marshville, NC 28103.

Online condolences may be made at www.morgan