Pattie Lucy Thomas, 81, of Lawrenceville, Virginia, passed away Thursday, October 28, 2021. A lifelong resident of Brunswick County, she was the daughter of the late Thelma M. Lucy and Leland Henry Lucy, and her step-mother, Nellie (Grand) Pearson Lucy. She was preceded in death by her husband, Donald Franklin Thomas, three sisters, Ella Mae Piercy (Rainey), Ann Lucy Gwaltney (William), and Elsie L. Cline (Bill).
Patsy was a life member of Liberty Church and Brunswick Volunteer Rescue Squad Auxiliary. She was a lifelong tobacco farmer’s wife of Brightleaf Farms in Lawrenceville, and avid NASCAR Fan, especially of Elliott Sadler, and a breast cancer survivor. Mrs. Thomas is survived by sons, Donny Thomas (Joyce), Mike Thomas (Abbe), and Barry Thomas (Janet); grandchildren, Lyndsay Buchanan (Jason), Danny Thomas (Brittany), Justin Thomas and J.R. Thomas; great-grandchildren, Faith Buchanan, Kayelee Buchanan, Lee Ann Thomas, and Aerin Thomas, as well as numerous nieces and nephews.
A funeral service was held Sunday, October 31, 2021 at Williams Funeral Home & Crematory of Lawrenceville. The family received friends following the service. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Liberty Church, Lawrenceville Volunteer Fire Department, or the Brunswick County Cancer Association. Condolences may be expressed at www.williamsfuneralhomeva.com.