Graveside services for Bobbie Lois Porter Thomas, age 82 of Toney, AL will be conducted Saturday at 2 PM at Stateline Cemetery with Bro. Jeff Bennett officiating. Burial will be beside her husband Jesse C. Thomas. Mrs. Thomas passed away Wednesday in Huntsville Hospital.
She was a native of Huntsville and the daughter of the late Leon and Mattie Neal Porter. Mrs. Thomas was a former employee of Serbin, an LPN at Lincoln County Hospital and a member of the Taft First Baptist Church.
She is survived by two daughters Sandra Sprayberry of Tioga, LA, and Polly Knox of Toney, AL eight grandchildren, six great-grandchildren, sisters Rochelle Moore of Fayetteville, Judy Bradley of Kelso and two brothers Lawrence Porter of Fayetteville and Roy Neal Porter of Rocky Mount, NC.
In addition to her husband she was preceded in death by her parents, a daughter Laverne Thomas, two sons Porter and John Thomas and two sisters Linda Fitch and Joyce Citty.
Visitation with the family will be Saturday from 12-1:30 PM at Higgins Funeral Home.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association or the American Lung Association.