Mrs. Sylvia Jean Thomas, age 81, of Chatsworth, passed away Wednesday, July 22, 2020, at her residence.
She was a member of Mt. Moriah Baptist Church.
Mrs. Thomas was preceded in death by her husband, Claude Pittman Thomas, Sr.; parents, Henry A. Mullins and Estelle Morgan Mullins; son, Claude Pittman Thomas, Jr.; daughter, Edith Sue Garner; granddaughter, Wendy Lyn Gulledge; brothers, Rudolph, HA, Lester, Willlie, and James Mullins; sister, Annie May Fox.
Survivors include sons and daughter-in-law, Ray and Alta Thomas, of Cohutta, and Earl Thomas, of Chatsworth; daughter and son-in-law, Myrtle Smith and Roger Kelley, of Crandall; brothers and sister-in-law, Bill and Claudia Mullins, of Chatsworth, and Clifford and Evie Mullins, of Crandall; sisters and brothers-in-law, Ruth and Buster Wilkins, of Dalton, and Sue and Charlie Parris, of Dalton; Nine grandchildren, 13 great-grandchildren, five great-great grandchildren; nieces and nephews also survive.
Funeral services to celebrate the life of Mrs. Thomas were held Saturday, July 25, 2020, at 12 noon from the chapel of Peeples Funeral Home with Rev. Chris Corbin officiating. Interment followed in the Mt. Moriah Church Cemetery.
The family received friends Friday, from 5 p.m. until 9 p.m. at the funeral home.
To help prevent the spread of COVID-19, social distancing and masks were strongly encouraged. No food or beverages were allowed in the funeral home.
Peeples Funeral Home & Crematory of Chatsworth was in charge of the arrangements.