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Obituary for Cole Thomas

Tucker “Cole” Thomas, 22, of Marshall, passed away Monday, November 4, 2019. He was a lifelong resident of Madison County and survived by his parents, Ernest and Deborah Waldrop Bradley and his biological father, Michael Thomas. Cole graduated from Madison High School in 2016 and was employed with French Broad Paving. He is preceded in death by his grandfathers, Claude Bullman and Charles Dean Thomas and his beloved dog, Festus.

In addition to his parents, Cole is survived by his sisters, Maranda Garrett, Hope Bradley, Kristilyn McMillian, and Jayde Hardison; brother, Cody Thomas; special niece and nephew, Morgann and Macen Garrett; grandparents, Brenda and Carlisle Sherlin, Irene Thomas, and Bruce and Barbara Bradley; several other nieces and nephews, aunts, uncles, and cousins; and a close buddy, Zach Ball.

A funeral service will be held at 3pm Friday, November 8, 2019 at Robbie Capps Memorial Chapel of Blue Ridge Funeral Service. Reverends Dennis Anderson and Dewayne Tweed will officiate. Burial will follow in the Reed-Gosnell Cemetery. The family will receive friends two hours prior to the service.

At other times the family will be at the home of Brenda Sherlin, 171 Walnut Drive, Marshall, NC 28753.

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