Charles Thomas

Charles Walter Thomas, 90, of Lexington died Sunday, Jan. 19, 2020, at his home.

Born April 1, 1929, in Rockbridge County, he was a son of the late Walter William Thomas and Ethel Montgomery Thomas.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Marjorie Louise Tedder Thomas. Charlie served his country

Charlie served his country four years during the Korean War where he received four bronze stars and a good conduct medals. After the war he loved to spend his time farming and raising cattle.

Surviving are a daughter, Kimberly J. Thomas of Raphine; grandson, Adam Thomas Tyree; and friends Scotty Belanger and Todd Hall.

A memorial service will be conducted at 5 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 23, at Harrison Funeral Chapel with the Rev. Blake Reese officiating.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to St. Jude’s, ALSAC/St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.

Arrangements are by Harrison Funeral Home & Crematory. N-G

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