Colin M. Thomas



Mr. Colin M. Thomas, 74, of Coats went home to be with the Lord on Saturday, May 5, 2018. Colin was born in Moundville, MO, the son of the late L.B. and Glessner Thomas. He was also preceded in death by 2 brothers and a sister. Colin served in the U.S. Army from 1964-1968 and lived in Warrenton, VA prior to moving to NC. Colin was a retired accountant and enjoyed gardening. He was a member of Lillington Baptist Church.

He is survived by his wife, Betsy of the home, three children Jeff and wife Kara of Cumberland, MD, Paul of Centreville, VA, Kristen and husband Ken of Biscoe, NC; four grandchildren, Sarah, Nate, Evy and Myles; sister-in-law, Marilyn and several nieces and nephews.

A memorial service will be conducted at 11:00 AM Tuesday, May 8, 2018 at Lillington Baptist Church with Rev. Daniel Selman officiating. The family will receive friends in the church sanctuary Tuesday from 10:00-11:00 AM.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the IMB Lottie Moon Christmas Offering for Foreign Missions, P.O. Box 6767, Richmond, VA 23230 or NAMB Annie Armstrong Easter Offering, P.O. Box 116543, Atlanta, GA 30368.