Sally B. Thomas – Virginia Beach
Sally Badgett Thomas, age 73, passed away September 23, 2010. Born December 19, 1936 in Lynchburg, VA., she was the daughter of Julia and Kenneth Badgett. She graduated from E.C. Glass High School and
attended Salem College in Winston Salem, N.C.
Survivors include her husband of 53 years Robert I. Thomas Jr., a daughter Lea Thomas Olson of New York City, a son Robert Kenneth, wife Margaret, and two grandchildren Jay and Anne Carter Thomas all of Richmond, VA., a sister-in-law Becky, husband Frank Chesnick of VA Beach and a nephew Patrick Boland of Brooklyn, NY.
Sally and her husband retired to VA Beach in 1998 from Roanoke, VA. She was a member of the Cavalier Garden Club, the Sentara Women’s Auxilary, Salem College Alumni Association, VA Tech Prosim Society and a Hokie Century Champion. She loved playing bridge with her friends.
A service of remembrance will be held at VA Beach United Methodist Church, 19th and Pacific Ave. at 11:30 AM on Monday, September 27th officiated by Reverend Ted David.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Cancer Fund, VA Beach Rescue Squad or a charity of your choice. Cremation Society of Virginia is assisting the family. Online condolences may be expressed at www.cremate.org.