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Virdie E Thomas

June 15, 1927 ~ December 3, 2017 (age 90)

Virdie E. “Boot” Thomas, 90, was born on June 15, 1927 in Falkner, MS to Estelle Bradock and Virdie Robinson.  She went to her Heavenly home on December 3, 2017 at Bridge View Health Services Center in Bridge View, IL.

She leaves to cherish her memories: her son, Dennis (Cathy); 17 grandchildren; 21 great-grandchildren; 14 great-great grandchildren; nieces and a nephew from Tennessee; Virdie (Geanette) Robinson, Cathy Robinson, Mary (Thomas) Reaves, Marylin Rucker, David (Lyda), Claudie Roy; and a host of other relatives and friends.

Visitation will be held Friday, December 8, 2017 from 2 pm – 7 pm at Foster and Son Funeral Home in Ripley, MS.  Service will be held Saturday, December 9, 2017 at 11 am at Bethlehem Missionary Baptist Church in Falkner, MS. The body will lie in state one hour prior to service.  Interment will follow at Ruckersville Cemetery in Falkner, MS.  Services entrusted to Foster and Son Funeral Home of Ripley, MS. To view and sign the guest registry, please visit






 Service Information

December 8, 2017

2:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Foster and Son Chapel
601 S. Line St
Ripley, MS 38663

Funeral Service
December 9, 2017

11:00 AM
Bethlehem Baptist Church
8270 CR 200
Falkner, MS 38629

Interment following funeral service
December 9, 2017

Ruckersville Cemetery
Ruckersville Cemetery
Falkner, MS 38629

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