Sidney Colemon Thacker Jr.

Sidney Colemon Thacker Jr., 72, of 5997 Wards Road, Hurt, died Sunday, Jan. 26, 2020, at his home. 

He was born May 2, 1947, in Hurt, a son of the late Sidney C. Thacker, Sr. and Emma Roberts Thacker.  He was a retired employee of Burlington Industries and also enjoyed farming.

He is survived by two sisters, Elaine Hall and her husband, Garland, of Hurt and Shirley Elliott of Asheboro, NC; numerous nieces and nephews; and a special friend, Darlene Little of Altavista.

He was preceded in death by three brothers, Carroll, Hal and Thomas Thacker; and eight sisters, Louise Wilson, Francis Goad, Ruby Bell, Hazel George, Anne Burnette, Catherine Witt, Virginia Thacker and Emma Thacker.

A graveside service is planned for 2 p.m., Thursday, Jan. 30, at Green Hill Cemetery by the Rev. Latta Terry.

The family will receive friends from 7:-8:30 p.m. Wednesday at Finch & Finch Funeral and Cremation Service, Altavista.

The family suggests that those wishing to make memorials consider a charity of your choice.

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