HIGH POINT — Johnnie Mae McNeil Thomas, 76, transitioned on Wednesday, Nov. 18, 2020, at Hospice.
Johnnie Mae was born on July 29, 1944, in High Point. She was a faithful member of Cornerstone Church of Christ. She loved the Lord and served Him as an Evangelist. Johnnie Mae also loved being a homemaker and did it with great pride.
In addition to her parents, John F. McNeil and Grace Y. McNeil, she was preceded in death by a daughter, Robbin D. McNeil Rivers; and sisters, Mary A. McNeil Rorie and Catherine M. McManus.
Mrs. Thomas is survived by her husband, Alfonzo Thomas; stepsons, Johnny Thomas (Stephanie), Alfonzo Thomas Jr. (Lisa) and James Thomas; stepdaughter, Virginia (Spencer); special nephew (raised as a son) William McManus; 11 grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren; brothers, John Frank, Jr. (Lucy), and Adam E. McNeil (Geraldine); sister, Pearline McNeil McManus (James R.); special niece Robbin R. McNeil (Jimmy); and a host of cousins, nieces, nephews, other relatives and dear friends.
A private service will take place on Monday, Nov. 23, at the Chapel of Johnson and Sons Funeral Home, 206 Fourth St. Public viewing is from noon to 4 p.m. on today (Nov. 22) at the funeral home. Online condolences may be made at www.johnsonandsonsinc.com.