Howard Mason Thomas, 58, of Austinville, died Wednesday, July 31, 2013, at his home.
He was born in Galax to Reeford Mason and Peggy Jackson Thomas.
Survivors include his parents; his wife, Norma Lewis Thomas of the home; daughter and son-in-law, Cassandra and Jesse Patrick of Hillsville; sons and daughter-in-law, Cody and Amanda Thomas of Hillsville and Derek Thomas of Austinville; sisters and brother-in-law, Cathy and Jim Frazier and Brenda Coleman, all of Austinville; mother-in-law, Mildred Christine Lewis; sisters-in-law and spouse, Teresa and Stephen Dalton and Dana Goad; a niece; a cousin; and six grandchildren.
A funeral was held on Saturday, Aug. 3, 2013, at Vaughan-Guynn-McGrady Funeral Home Chapel at 11 a.m. with the Rev. Betsy King and Pastor Theron Phillips officiating. Burial followed in the Allen Cemetery.
A guestbook is available online at www.vaughanguynnandmcgrady.com.
Vaughan-Guynn-McGrady Funeral Home Chapel is serving the family.
Published in Galax Gazette from Aug. 5 to Aug. 6, 2013