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Ann Carol (Sofley) Thomas

December 31, 1969 ~ October 10, 2019 (age 49)

Ann Sofley Thomas, 69, of King passed away unexpectedly at her home on October 10, 2019.

Born in Forsyth County she was the daughter of the late Willie Sofley and Betty  Schultz Sofley. Ann was a retired school bus driver and member of First Christian Church and the Ladies Auxillary of the American legion. Ann was preceded in death by her brother in law Fred Thomas and sister in law Judy Hudson.

Left to Cherish her memory is her husband of 51years Gary Wayne Thomas, her daughter; Angie Thompson (Tommy), sons Gary Thomas, Jr. and Chris Thomas (Kimberly), sisters; Jane Sofley and Ellen Steadman (Danny) Grandchildren; Jessica Wilson (Derek), Michael Thomas (August) Ragan Aron (Fiance Kelsey) and Ronnie Lark and her nephew Matt Steadman. Ann was also anticipating the birth of her 1st great granddaughter in November. Also surviving are her brothers in law Jack Holbrook and Ken Thomas and Their families.

A memorial service will be held at 3:00PM on Sunday, October 13, 2019 at the First Christian Church of King with Pastors Glenn Van Meter and Peter Cain officiating. The family will receive friends prior to the service beginning at 2:00PM.

Memorials may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital 501 St. Jude Place Memphis, TN 38105.

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Donations may be made to:

St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
501 St. Jude Place, Memphis TN 38105
Tel: 1-800-805-5856

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