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Clifford Thomas Obituary

Clifford Wayne Thomas
Clifford Wayne Thomas

March 5, 1956 - January 7, 2018
Born in Buncombe Co., NC
Resided in Asheville, NC
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Clifford Wayne Thomas, 61, of Asheville, died Sunday, January 7, 2018.

A lifelong resident of Buncombe Co., Clifford was a son of Estella DuQuette Wells and of the late William Ralph Thomas.

Mr. Thomas was a 1974 graduate of Owen High School, was a former high school athlete, and was a veteran of the U.S. Army. He loved nature and gardening, and was a talented painter, especially of landscapes.

In addition to his mother, Clifford is survived by his daughters, Claire Smith and Carmen Bullman; son, Kyle Thomas; sisters, Ruby Green, Dorothy Clement (Claude) and Grace Meyerhoffer; brothers, William Thomas, Jr. (Maria) and Fred Thomas (Linda); and several grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Thursday at the Western Carolina State Veteran's Cemetery Chapel, with the Rev. Charlie Sams officiating.

Groce Funeral Home on Patton Ave. is assisting the family.




Western Carolina State Veterans Cemetery Chapel
962 Old US Hwy 70
Black Mountain, NC US 28711
Thursday, January 11, 2018
10:00 AM
Western Carolina State Veterans Cemetery
962 Old US Hwy 70
Black Mountain, NC US 28711
Thursday, January 11, 2018


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