Thelma Suggs went home to be with her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on January 30, 2023, after a life full of love and laughter. She was preceded in death by her husband Harry Lee Suggs, her parents Harold and Florence Smith, two brothers Raymond and Charles, four sisters Florence, Catherine, Delores, and Mary Lou.
She leaves her love to her surviving family. She is survived by her daughter Lee McCracken and her husband Jeffery McCracken of Jacksonville, as well as her son Glenn Suggs and his wife Janice Suggs of Maysville, two brothers and three sisters Kenneth Smith of Jacksonville, John Smith, Edith, Marilyn, and Susan all of New Jersey. She adored her six grandchildren Cindy Gleason, Brandon Suggs, Traci Brinkley, Amber Xavier, Christy Crockett, and Zachary McCracken, and seven great-grandchildren Brandon, Colebrin, Clayton, Ethan, Alyssa, Abigail, Neona, Caleb, Adelynn, and Grayson. Thelma Suggs was a beautiful soul who loved her family and God fiercely. She was loved dearly by her children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren. She will be missed by everyone who was blessed to know her.
A Celebration of Thelma's Life will be held at 12:00 noon on Saturday, February 4, 2023, at Kahlert Funeral Chapel in Maysville. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service, from 11:00 am to 12:00 noon at the funeral home. Interment will be held at the Fairview Cemetery in La Grange, NC.