Norma Gayle Robinson Thomas

  • Born: September 23, 1950
  • Died: September 25, 2020
  • Location: Haymarket, Virginia

Ames Funeral Home

8914 Quarry Road
Manassas, VA 20110

Tel. (703) 368-2814

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Norma Gayle Thomas went home to be with the Lord on Friday, September 25, 2020. She was born September 23, 1950 in Fauquier County, Virginia.
Norma received her education in the Prince William County Public School System. She attended Antioch McCrae Elementary and Jeannie Dean High School until schools were desegregated. Norma graduated from Stonewall Jackson High School in Manassas, Virginia in 1968. She married her high school sweetheart Larry W. Thomas on October 27, 1973.
Norma was baptized at an early age at Oakrum Baptist Church in Thoroughfare, Virginia by Reverend Carey E. Pointer, where she served faithfully on the Usher Board until her health started to decline. She enjoyed running the concession stand behind the church during Homecoming. She sold her famous country ham and chicken sandwiches and baked goods to raise funds for the Youth Department.
She especially enjoyed spending the weekends at The Wilderness Presidential Resort in Fredericksburg, Virginia and cheering on her Redskins. She also enjoyed canning vegetables raised in her husband's garden, giving the grandkids joy rides on her golf cart and filling them up on hotdogs and pork 'n beans.
Norma is survived by her husband, Larry W. Thomas; 2 daughters, Kisha Thomas (Adrian), Lynese Jenkins (Wesley) of Haymarket, VA; one son Daryl Thomas of Thoroughfare, VA; a sister Denise Harris of Holmes, PA; two loving aunts Ida Colvin of Thoroughfare, VA and Jean Carter of Woodbridge, VA; 10 grandkids Olivia, Jacob, Laiyla, Andrew, Haley, Ava, Isaac, Makaila, Alexis and Nevaeh. She is also survived by sisters-in-law Christine Thomas and Delores Duffin of Centreville, VA; Mary Ann Thomas of Haymarket, VA; Florence Thomas of Gainesville, VA; Brothers-in-law Samuel (Bobby) Thomas of Haymarket, VA, Charles (Haywood) Thomas of Gainesville, VA, Greylin (Butch) Thomas, Sr. of Haymarket, VA, James (Clayton) Thomas and Oliver (Butch) Duffin of Centreville, VA. She leaves to cherish her memory many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Norma was preceded in death by her parents Charles and Bernice Robinson.


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My condolences goes out to the family. May God comfort you at this time. I loved going to homecomings and talking with her.

Posted by Pamela Burke - Manassas, VA - Friend   October 02, 2020

To my wonderful cousin, Mrs. Norma who was a beautiful person to many. She enjoyed life and loved the Lord. Her passing is just another reminder to love family and friends since we cannot cling to life forever but, life is a joy to behold. My condolences to the Thomas family Keisha, Darry, and all the rest. May God continue to bless you all.

Sincerely with love
Brent & Harris/Robinson family

Posted by BRENT HARRIS - Broad Run, VA - Family   October 01, 2020

To the Thomas family. I'm sorry to hear of the passing of your love one.May god give you strength.post by:Abraham &Madeline Davis.

Posted by Abraham L. Davis - Bunker Hill, VA - Family Friend   September 30, 2020

Norma will certainly be missed by all us Websters. RIP Norma.

Posted by Venetta Carter - Woodbridge, VA - Family   September 30, 2020

Larry and family so sorry for your loss. Praying for you and your family. Sincerely,

Posted by Linda Patterson - Cherryville, NC - Friend   September 30, 2020


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