Mother Grace D. ThomasMay 3, 1936 ~ October 17, 2017 (age 81)
Mother Grace D. Thomas of Covington, Georgia entered eternal rest on Tuesday, October 17, 2017. Celebration of Life will be held on Monday, October 23, 2017, 1:00 P.M. at Springfield Missionary Baptist Church, 4606 Springfield Dr. Newborn, Georgia, Reverend Jerry F. Stokes, Pastor, Elder Keisha Hubert, Eulogist. Interment will follow at the Springfield Baptist Church Cemetery, 1120 Crowell Rd. Covington, GA. The remains will lie in-state from 11:00 A.M. until the service hour. The cortege will assemble at 125 Springdale Ct. Newborn, GA starting at 12 NOON. A visitation will be held at the funeral home on Sunday, October 22, 2017, 2:00 P.M.-6:00 P.M. She leaves to cherish her memories, four daughters, Mr. & Mrs. Willie (Denise) Shepherd, Mr. & Mrs. John (Shelia) Perry, Mr. & Mrs. Ricky (Gurlie) Horton, Sr. and Mr. & Mrs. Joseph (Keisha) Hicks; three sons, Mr. Walter Thompson, Mr. Mr. Blawin Thompson and Mr. & Mrs. James (Carol) Thomas; one devoted grandson, Janorris Hammonds; twenty grandchildren; thirty-two great-grandchildren; two sisters, Ms. Mittie Dyer and Ms. Gurlie Dyer; one brother, Mr. & Mrs. Homer (Sarah) Dyer and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. "A Service of Dignity, A Trademark of Excellence"