- June 13, 1945 - March 30, 2015
- Maryville, Tennessee
of Betty's Passing
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“Tammy, Laurie and I have you in our thoughts. Our condolences for your loss.
1 of 13 | Posted by: Patrick Hurley - SHARPS CHAPEL, TN
“To the family of Betty Thomas: I don't know if you remember me or not, but I knew you when we lived in the Wildwood Community. We shared many joys...Read More »
2 of 13 | Posted by: Sherrie ( Esau-Gibson) Whitehead - TN
“Marty so sorry for your loss. God will give you and the family comfort. Sorry I couldn't make it to the funeral home, but your in my prayers. Love...Read More »
3 of 13 | Posted by: Debbie and Darrell Millsapps - TN
“I am so sorry for your loss Tammy, Marty , Courtney and Todd. I will keep your family in my thoughts and prayers.
4 of 13 | Posted by: Kimberly McCroskey - maryville, TN
“I am very saddened by the passing of Betty! Even though I have not seen her in several years, I remember her as a person who was outgoing and happy!...Read More »
5 of 13 | Posted by: Antoinette Burchfield - NC
“My dear long time friend.
You and Marty and the children were so important in my life when we were neighbours in Nashville. I don't know...Read More »
6 of 13 | Posted by: Shirley Greene
“Tammy, I am so sorry to hear about the passing of your mom. I have so many wonderful memories of her from my childhood. I loved your entire family. I...Read More »
7 of 13 | Posted by: Patty Rietkovich (Cunningham) - GA
“Tammy, I am so sorry to hear of the passing of your Mom. She was such a sweet lady. I have lots of fond memories of visiting with her at the shop...Read More »
8 of 13 | Posted by: Cathy Jo Young - Knoxville, TN
“We are very sorry for your loss Mechele and I will be praying for you Tammy and all of your family during this most time of sorrow.
9 of 13 | Posted by: Roy Brunson - Rocky Face, GA
“I am so sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with all of you.
10 of 13 | Posted by: Donna Wheeler - Maryville, TN
“I am so very sorry to hear about Betty's passing. My thoughts and prayers are with Marty,Tammy,Todd and all that loved her. I hope it gives you all...Read More »
11 of 13 | Posted by: Lisa Tucker Burnette
“So very sorry for your loss. I worked with Betty at Ceramaspeed she was a sweet and caring person
12 of 13 | Posted by: Norma Trotter - Maryville, TN
“So sorry for your loss. My prayers are with you Marty, Tammy and family.
13 of 13 | Posted by: Melinda Thomas Sarles - Athens, AL
Betty L. Thomas age 69 of Maryville passed away Monday, March 30, 2015 at Vanderbilt Medical Center. Betty was a wonderful mother, grandmother & great-grandmother, who loved her family so very much. She absolutely adored her grandchildren and great-grandchildren and she will be missed by everyone who knew her. She fought a hard fight with her health the last four years, especially the last 14 months, but she never gave up or said she wanted to. She loved her family and enjoyed them too much to do so. She was a member of Everett Hills Baptist Church for many years. Preceded in death by: Daughter, Traci Thomas; Parents, Ruth & Clyde Williams; Mother-in-law and Father-in-law, Lon & Marie Thomas; Brother, Gary Williams; Brother-in-law, Jerry Thomas. Survivors include: Husband, Marty Thomas; Daughter, Tammy Thomas (Devoy Brunson); Son, Todd Thomas (Tanya); Grandchildren, Alisha Parrott Hopper (Mark), Cory Irwin, Tori Irwin, Courtney Thomas, Russell Thomas, Seth Thomas; Great-Grandchildren, Hayden Inman, Kyler Hopper & Mason Yeaman; Sisters, Pat White (Randy) & Debby Gamble (Bob); Brothers, Charles Williams & Harold Williams (Shirley); Sisters-in-law, Sue Amburn & Shirley Williams; Nieces & Nephews, Scott White (Beth), Jeff White, Lisa White Axley (Scott), Michael Williams (Ashley), Jess Gamble (Shannon) & Amanda Roberson (Jeff), and Jeanne Tipton; Aunt, Alma Fugate; several great nieces, nephews, and cousins, that she was very close to. The family would like to thank Dr. Beatrice Concepcion at Vanderbilt Medical Center for her outstanding care and concern over the last 14 months. You could never know how much it meant to our family. Also, thank you to CCU at Blount Memorial Hospital during this sudden event and with your communication to Vanderbilt Medical Center. Funeral service will be at 7:00 PM, Thursday, April 2, 2015 at Smith Trinity Chapel with Rev. Steve Hickman officiating. Interment will be at 11:00 AM, Friday, April 3, 2015 at Grandview Cemetery. Family will receive friends from 5:00 until 7:00 PM, Thursday, April 2, 2015 at Smith Trinity Chapel. Smith Funeral & Cremation Service, Maryville, 865-983-1000, www.SmithFuneralandCremation.com.