Sandra Thomas, 75, of Waycross, died Tuesday afternoon, November 26, 2019, at Memorial Satilla Health in Waycross, after a brief illness.
She was born in Waycross to the late Banner M. “B.M.” Thomas and Louise Morgan Thomas. She had made Waycross her home for her entire life. She worked for a number of years at John Swisher & Company Cigar Factory and was also self-employed. She was a member of Calvary Baptist Church. She loved to spend time outdoors working in her yard. She was a gracious and loving person who served others in any capacity she could. Along with her parents, she was preceded in death by two brothers, Lamar Thomas and Revis Thomas and one sister, Joan Bolden.
Survivors include two children, Mark Tuten, Blackshear, Amy Hewett and her husband Chuck, Blackshear; three grandchildren, Nashea Leahy and her husband Sean, Sherea Tuten and Gage Hewett; five great-grandchildren; four brothers and sisters, Johnny Thomas and his wife Fatima, Green Cove Springs, FL, Judy Oakes, Leesburg, Ginger Trisch, Orange Park, FL and Byron Thomas and his wife Connie, Middleburg, FL and numerous nieces, nephews and other relatives.
Visitation will be held from 1-2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 30, at the funeral home.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 30, from the Miles-Odum Funeral Home Chapel.
Interment will follow in Mars Hill Cemetery near Hoboken.
Sympathy may be expressed by signing online at www.milesodumfuneralhome.com.
Miles-Odum Funeral Home of Waycross is in charge of arrangements.