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Visitation

Crossfix Ministries Church
Tuesday August 13th, 2019
6:00pm - 7:00pm

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Memorial Service

Crossfix Ministries Church
Tuesday August 13th, 2019
7:00pm

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Luther "Nelson" Thomas

Luther "Nelson" Thomas, 67, of Bessemer City, passed away on Saturday, August 10, 2019. He was born on November 23, 1951, in Mecklenburg County, the son of the late Burgess Nelson Thomas and Bessie Hudson Thomas. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Barbara Clark Thomas; daughter, Angela Dawn Bolander; and sisiter, Gail Arnold. Nelson loved model airplanes and ships. He enjoyed country, gospel and bluegrass music, and visiting the mountains. Nelson liked to shoot and had a collection of firearms. He loved his grandchildren very much.

Nelson is survived by his daughter and son-in-law, Marcie and Gary Morgan; sister, Ann Duncan; sister and brother-in-law, Marie and Phillip Kiser; brother and sister-in-law, Terry and Rebecca Thomas; grandchildren, Sierra, Ashley, and John.

A memorial service will be held on Tuesday, August 13, 2019, 7:00 P.M., at Crossfix Ministries Church, 6131 Wilkinson Boulevard, Belmont, NC 28012, with Rev. Scott Lee officiating. The family will receive friends from 6:00 - 7:00 P.M. prior to the service. Inurnment is private.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to: Gaston Hospice, PO Box 3984, Gastonia, NC 28054 or Crossfix Ministries Church.


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We send our love and condolences Scott and Louisa Thomas

Scott Thomas Aug 13 2019 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Luther "Nelson" Thomas

Staff of Benson Funeral & Cremation Services Aug 12 2019 12:00 AM

Prayers for the family.

Sherry Coley

Sherry Coley Aug 12 2019 12:00 AM

Marcie, I am so sorry for your loss. Prayers are with you and your family at this time. Love you always, your friend, Mechelle Bruce

Mechelle Bruce Aug 12 2019 12:00 AM

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