Lavon ThamesMarch 7, 1941 ~ May 8, 2017 (age 76)
Lavon Thames, age 76, went to be with his Lord and Savior on Monday, May 8, 2017 in Crestview, FL. He was born on March 7, 1941 to Bessie and Doc Thames. Lavon served in the United States Army, loved traveling and camping, fishing, cutting grass, and playing with his grandchildren and great grandchildren. He is preceded in death by his parents and his sister, Linda Thames Johns. Survivors include his wife of 54 years, Mary Thames; daughter, Angie Doggette and husband, Jeff; brother, Donnie Thames and wife, Barbara; sisters, Becky Brunson and Patsy Smith and husband Donald Gene; 2 grandchildren Mason Doggette and wife Lyndsi and Machelle Sutton and husband Matthew; great grandchildren, Diana Doggette, Emma Sutton; Kaity Sutton, Austin Sutton, and one on the way, William Mason Doggette.
The funeral service will be held Friday May 12th, 2017 at 2pm at Good Hope Baptist Church with a visitation beginning one hour prior to the service at 1pm. Burial will follow in Cotton Cemetery.