- Last Updated on 07:44 AM 06/17/13
Mrs. Doris Smoot Thomas of 324 Webster Street, South Boston died Saturday, June 15, 2013, at her home.
She was born in Halifax County on April 27, 1933 and was 80 years old. She was the daughter of the late Clarence William Smoot and Lucy Annie Oakes Smoot and was married to the late Sylvanious Nathaniel Thomas. She was a member of South Boston Seventh Day Adventist Church.
Survivors include five daughters, Bonnie T. Chandler and husband Randy of Williamsburg, Teresa T. Harris and husband Marshall of South Boston, Margo T. Stembridge and husband Michael of Clarksville, Kathy T. Carter of Chapel Hill, N.C., Sondra T. Ridgeway and husband Mark of Dayton, Ohio; one son, Barry D. Thomas, and wife Linda of Halifax; one sister, Mary Saunders, of South Boston; 17 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren and one great-great grandchild.
Graveside services will be held on Wednesday, June 19, 2013, at 11 a.m. at Oak Ridge Cemetery, South Boston with the Rev. Barry Campbell officiating. The family will receive friends at Powell Funeral Home on Tuesday from 7 to 8:30 p.m. and at other times at her home.
For memorials, consider the South Boston Seventh Day Adventist Church or a charity of choice.
Arrangements are by Powell Funeral Home, South Boston.