Obituary for Irene K. Thomas

Irene Mae Kent Thomas, 90, of Bentonville, Virginia, died Saturday, April 17, 2010 in the Lynn Care Center, Front Royal, Virginia.

Mrs. Thomas was born September 16, 1919 in Millwood, Virginia, the daughter of Joseph Franklin and Annie Bolden Kent.

She was a homemaker.

She married Walter S. Thomas on March 1, 1939.   Mr. Thomas died April 4, 1987.

Surviving are three daughters, Bettie T. Hughes of Stephens City, VA, Nancy R. Deavers of Bentonville, VA, and Spring D. Newlin of Winchester, VA; a son, Paul M. “Redd” Thomas of Upperville, VA; good friend, Katherine DuBoise; and a number of grandchildren, great-grandchildren, and great-great grandchildren.

She was the last member of her immediate family.

Graveside rites will be held 2:00 P. M. Tuesday, April 20, 2010 at Ivy Hill Cemetery, Upperville, VA with Rev. Ron Sheckels officiating.

The family will receive friends 7:00 – 9:00 P. M. Monday evening at the Enders & Shirley Funeral Home, Berryville.

Memorial contributions may be made to a favorite charity of your choice.

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