THOMASVILLE — Mrs. Thelma Mae Mann Smith, 92, passed away on Thursday, July 15, 2021, at the Henry Etta & Bruce Hinkle Hospice House.

She was born on April 2, 1929, in Guilford County, High Point, NC, to Marvin Grover Mann and Arilla Mae Rains Mann. She worked as an upholstery sewer for Wing Furniture.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her son, Gregory (Greg) Smith on February 6, 2013; brother, Donald Mann; and sisters, Betty Foster, Becky Batten and Carol Ferguson.

Surviving are her daughters, Sandra (Sandi) Blake, Connie Morgan and husband Jack, and Pamela Pascarella, all of Thomasville; son, William (Butch) Smith, of Thomasville; brothers, Norman Mann and wife Sharlotte, Arnold (Arney) Mann and wife Peggy, and Richard (Ricky) Mann and wife Mitzi; 16 grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; two great-great grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.

A funeral service will be held on Monday, July 19, at 11 a,m. at J.C. Green & Sons Funeral Home Chapel in Thomasville, with Pastor Luke Jackson officiating. The family will receive friends on Monday one hour prior to the service from 10-11 a.m. at the funeral home and at other times at the home of Connie Morgan.

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