Thelma Louise Haley, 88, of Rocky Mount, passed away on Friday, March 22, 2019 at Rocky Mount Health and Rehab. She was born in Franklin County on April 9, 1930 to the late George and Girlie Guilliams Woods. Thelma was also preceded in death by her husband, John Haley; a half sister, Beatrice Mills and a half brother, Wilton Woods.
Thelma is survived by two daughters, Linda Arrington (fiancé, Phil Walrond) and Joyce Gordon (Mark); a son, Richard Love (Darlene); seven grandchildren, Randy Burnham (Karen), Mike Arrington, Steve Arrington, Shaun Love (Meredith), Shane Keatts, (Amanda) and Shannon Love (Tabitha); eight great grandchildren; two step great grandchildren; a sister, Irene Gibbs and a brother, Posey Woods and several nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be Tuesday, March 26, 2019 from 11am to 12pm at Bassett Funeral Service. The funeral will follow at 12pm. The burial will be at Henry Memorial Park, 8443 Virginia Avenue, Bassett, VA following the funeral service.