Geneva Pearl Mays Dickinson Thomason, 95, of Thaxton, passed away Tuesday, August 31, 2021. She was predeceased by her husbands, Warren Dickinson and Melvin O. Thomason; parents, Otis W. and Ethel Lantz Mays; brothers, Linwood E. Mays, Everette W. Mays, and Dennis E. Mays; sister, Chlorie Mays Gordon. She was a faithful member of Faith Life Baptist Church for many years. Pearl loved her Lord, her family, flowers, birds, and butterflies. She retired from Aratex Uniform service in Vinton and farmed and raised cattle with her husband for many years.
Surviving family includes her loving and devoted sons, Barry L. Mays and wife, Virginia, and Danny M. Dickinson and wife, Joyce; brothers, Sherman and Delbert Mays; sisters, Vernice K. Wright and Shirley N. Mays; many nieces, nephews, and cousins; step-grandchildren, Angie and Algie McCoy; step-great-grandchildren, Stephanie, Mark, and Kayla.
A funeral service will be held at 1:00 PM on Friday, September 3, 2021 at the Lotz Funeral Home Chapel in Vinton. Interment will follow in Mountain View Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 11 Am until 1 PM prior to the service. Online condolences and a live stream may be found at www.lotzfuneralhomevinton.com
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