Lydia Thurman

Lydia Thurman

Lydia Thurman

Lydia Jewell Toller Thurman, 94, of Tollesboro, passed away Thursday morning, November 8, 2018.

She was born June 17, 1924, in Lewis County, a daughter of the late Oscar and Mary Mack Toller.

Lydia was a member of Foxport Baptist Church and was retired from social services.

Lydia is survived by four children, Geralene and Charles Hurst, Gloria Meadows, Louella and Douglas King, and Marty and Francie Thurman; five grandchildren, Randy Meyer, Dean Moore, Kyle Thurman, Lisa Spencer, and Amanda Thomas; nine great-grandchildren; and nine great-great-grandchildren. She also leaves many other family members and friends who will sadly miss her and a special niece and caregiver, Lucille Butler.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Roy Thurman; one son, Ray Thurman; five brothers, Fred Toller, Burl Toller, Willard Toller, Wilburn Toller, and Willis Toller; and three sisters, Ollie Wright, Zelma Griffitt, and Naomi Wilson.

Services will be at 2:00 p.m. Sunday, November 11, 2018, at Dickerson Funeral Home in Vanceburg with Bro. Harry Meadows and Bro. Arnold Howell officiating. Burial will follow in Jones Cemetery.

Friends may visit from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. Saturday, November 10, 2018, and after Noon Sunday at Dickerson Funeral Home in Vanceburg.

Pallbearers will be Randy Meyer, Dean Moore, Kyle Thurman, Dustin Moore, Jason Spencer, Josh Bryant and Jarred Gilbert.

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