Shirley Marie Thomas, 74
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Shirley Marie Thomas, 74, of Winchester, VA, died Friday, June 15, 2012, in Winchester. Mrs. Thomas was born May 11, 1938, in Loudoun County to the late Lester and Hilda Wiklow Russell. Her husband Richard Roy Thomas predeceased her in 1992. She was a lifelong resident of Loudoun before moving to Winchester in 1994 when she retired from the Loudoun County Public School system. Mrs. Thomas always enjoyed being with her family and especially her grandchildren during retirement.
Mrs. Thomas is survived by her beloved five children: Frankie R. Thomas, Doris Lee, Tony Thomas, Michael Thomas all of Winchester, VA, and Richard Thomas of Frederick County, VA; three siblings: Robert Russell of Paeonian Springs, VA, Ruth Ann Pierce of Charles Town, WV, and Susan Dalton of Frederick County; nine grandchildren; ten great grandchildren; and a host of other relatives and friends.
A service was held June 18 at the Loudoun Funeral Chapel. Interment followed in Hillsboro Cemetery, Hill
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