SMITHFIELD - William "Randy" Randall Thacker, 55, passed away on Sunday, May 11, 2014 in Sentara Obici Hospital. A lifelong resident of Isle of Wight County, Randy graduated from Isle of Wight Academy in 1979. He was a lifelong member of Bethany United Methodist Church. Randy was a farmer who loved being outdoors, hunting and fishing. Randy leaves to cherish his memories his parents, Shelton and Anne Thacker; sister, Sharon Thacker Carawan; brother, Michael R. Thacker; nephew, Justin Carawan and host of aunts, uncles, cousins and extended family. Family and friends will gather for visitation 7-8:30pm, on Wednesday, May 14, in Colonial Funeral Home. A service celebrating Randy's life will be held 2pm, Thursday, May 15, in Bethany United Methodist Church with the Rev. Lowell Petry officiating. The family suggests memorial contributions to
, Isle of Wight
, c/o Mrs. Pam Jordan, 18214 Farmview Ln, Windsor, VA 23487 or to the
of VA, 1742 East Parham Road, Richmond, VA 23228-2202. Arrangements are in the care of Colonial Funeral Home, Smithfield, VA.