Larry Anderson “Butch” Thomas
January 18, 1945 - April 4, 2023

Larry Anderson “Butch” Thomas, age 78 of Chickamauga, passed away on Tuesday, April 4, 2023.

He was born in LaFayette, GA to the late Edward Anderson and Elsie Sons Thomas, was a lifelong resident of Chickamauga, and was of the Baptist faith.

Butch retired in 2019 after more than 25 years in the Diesel Repair Industry. He was the owner/operator of Portable Services and Thomas Rentals. Butch raced stock cars for many years at Boyd’s Speedway, along with other tracks in Rome, Cleveland, and North Carolina.

He was a loving husband, brother-in-law, uncle, and friend, who enjoyed spending time with his family and friends. Those left to cherish his memory are his loving wife, of 51 years, Sharon Dutton Thomas; brother-in-law and his wife, Don and Judy Dutton; nieces and nephews, Mary and Ethan Collier, and Jon and Ginger Dutton; great nieces and nephews, Caleb Collier, Julia Collier, Jack Dutton, Joe Dutton, and Cooper Dutton.

The family will have a memorial visitation from 3:00 pm to 8:00pm on Monday, April 10, 2023 at the funeral home. A private burial will be scheduled at a later date. In lieu of Flowers please make memorial contributions to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital at www.stjude.org in Butch’s name. Arrangements by Wilson Funeral Home-J. Avery Bryan Chapel, Chickamauga.

Visitation

Wilson Funeral Home – Chickamauga Chapel
215 Lee Ave
Chickamauga, GA 30707

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Wilson Funeral Home – Chickamauga Chapel
215 Lee Ave
Chickamauga, GA 30707