March 26, 2022, 93, Goldsboro –
Sophia Maria Hare Thomas, 93, peacefully passed away at Kitty Askins Hospice Center on March 26, 2022. She was born in Wayne County to the late Eli Craft Hare and Jackie Ann Lancaster on September 14, 1928. In addition to her parents, Sophia was preceded in death by her husband, John Haywood Thomas, Jr., sisters, Ruby Vaughn, Lucille Hare Smith, and Christine Hare Turner; and brother, William Hare.
A service of remembrance will be held by the graveside at Fairview Cemetery on Friday, April 1, 2022, at 11 a.m. with Pastor Bill Rose officiating.
Sophia is survived by her son, James Robert Thomas and wife, Charlene; daughter, Mary Susan Thomas Uzzell and husband, J.C.; grandchildren, Mary Frances Felzer (Steve), Matt Uzzell, and Jae Thomas (Rae); and great-grandson, Rowan Thomas.
Online condolences may be expressed at www.rousefh.com. Arrangements are entrusted to Rouse Funeral Home, La Grange.