Mrs. Maude Eulalia Throckmorton Thomas of Scottsburg, passed away on Sunday, July 14, 2019 at Serenity at Sentara Woodview. 

Thomas was born in Halifax County on March 12, 1931 and was 88-years-old.  She was the daughter of the late Walter Abraham Throckmorton and the late Nora Vaughan Throckmorton and was married to the late Clyde Swanson Thomas.

She was a member of Scottsburg Baptist Church. She loved sewing, cooking, canning, and working in her yard and flowers.

Survivors include one daughter, 
Loretta T. Conner and husband Tommy of Scottsburg; one son, Mickey Thomas and wife Diane of South Boston; 
 one sister, 
Nora Lee Whitlow of Clover; 
and four grandchildren, 
Travis Conner and wife Amanda, Tyler Conner, Jonathan Thomas, and Kelsey Thomas

She was preceded in death by one sister, 
Rebecca Whitt
, and one brother, 
Hewill Throckmorton.

A funeral service will be held at Scottsburg Baptist Church on Wednesday, July 17, 2019 at 2 p.m., with Rev. Terry Scearce, Rev. Susan Davis, and Rev. Kermit Evans officiating. Burial will follow at Oakland Cemetery.

The family will receive friends at the Scottsburg Baptist Church for one hour prior to the service and other times at her home, 2083 Green Level Road, Scottsburg.

For memorials, please consider the Scottsburg Volunteer Fire Department, PO Box 96, Scottsburg, Va., 24589  or the Alzheimer’s’ Association, P.O. Box 96011, Washington, DC 20090-6011.

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Arrangements are by Powell Funeral Home, South Boston.