Funeral services for B.W. “Berry Tom” Thomas, 80, of  the
Seven Knobs community of Jackson County, Tennessee, will be
held at 2 P.M. on Thursday, May 3, 2012, at  Anderson – Upper
Cumberland Funeral Home in Gainesboro, TN. Burial will  follow
in  the  John  Young  Cemetery  in  the   Shiloh   community    of
Jackson County, TN.

The family will receive friends on Wednesday from  4  P.M. – 9
P.M., and on Thursday from 10 A.M. until time of services.

He passed away on Monday, April 30, 2012, at his residence.
He was born September 27, 1931, in Jackson County, TN, to
the  late  
Benton Thomas  and  Dora Thomas. On October  8,
1949  in  Angolan, IN,  he  was  married  to  
A.V.  Thomas,  who
survives. He  was  a  supervisor  at  the county recycling center,
and affiliated with the Center Grove Church of Christ.

In addition to his parents, he  was  preceded  in  death  by  
Larry Thomas and Garry Thomas; 2  Grandsons: Garry
Thomas, Jr.  and  Stevie Allen;  
1  Brother:   Jack   Thomas;   1
Mable Vantasel; and his Father in Law and Mother in
Troy B. Hensley and Maggie Hensley.

Survivors include his
Wife: A.V. Thomas of Gainesboro, TN; 1  
  Debbie (Elmer) Allen   of   Gainesboro,   TN;    3
Jerry (Tonya) Thomas,   Missy Thomas,  and
Shawn (Julie) Thomas;  
 2   Great-Grandchildren: Bobby Dale
Thomas  and  Emma Thomas;
6  Step  Great  Grandchildren:
Lisa Pryor,  Latoya Pryor,  Thomas Pryor, Kaitlyn Young,  Kaleb
Young,  and  Kristen Young; and  a  host  of  nieces,  nephews,
brother in laws, and sister in laws.

Bro. John Mabery and Bro. John Anderson   will  officiate   at
the services.

Memorial  donations  may  be  made   to   the   John   Young
Cemetery by contacting the funeral home.
© 2012 Anderson - Upper Cumberland Funeral Home