Mrs. Carolyn June Walker Thomas, age 76, a resident of Rockwood, Tennessee passed away Friday, September 15, 2017. Mrs. Thomas was born in Kalamazoo, Michigan on June 30, 1941. She had an infectious smile that touched everyone blessed enough to cross her path. Mrs. Thomas had a very successful career in business management and retail. In her own words, her greatest accomplishment was being a mother and grandmother to not only her children by birth, but all those she considered family. It was well known that she loved the title “2nd Mom” almost as much as she loved just “Mom”. Mrs. Thomas was a woman of God, whom prided herself in living life with a “heart of child-like faith”. Mrs. Thomas was preceded in death by her parents, Willie Lee Walker and Anna Leona Keith Walker; 3 brothers, infant brother, Willie Walker, James Edward Walker, and Charles F. Walker, Sr.; 2 sisters, Eva Willine Middleton and Betty Jean Scarnoto; and infant son, Scotty Dewayne Settle.
Mrs. Thomas is survived by:
Her husband of 40 years: David Gene Thomas
Her 3 children: Danny Dean Settle & wife, Glenda of Joelton, TN
Patricia Lynn Shadden & husband, Allen of Rockwood, TN
Krystal Lynn Hennager & husband, Steven
Grandchildren: Christina Diane Dill, Summershea Lynn Shadden, Jennifer Danielle Tabb, and Brycelyn Steven Hennager
Great Grandchildren: Anaston Dill, Adalyn Dill, and Olivia Zinni
And many loving friends and family.
The family will receive friends Tuesday, September 19, 2017 from 5:00 p.m. E.D.T. until 7:00 E.D.T. at the Evans Mortuary. Funeral services will follow on Tuesday, September 19, 2017 at 7:00 p.m. E.D.T. from the Chapel of Evans Mortuary with Rev. Mike Winters officiating. Committal services and interment will be held Wednesday, September 20, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. E.D.T. (10:00 a.m. C.D.T.) in the Whitaker Cemetery in Monterey, Tennessee.