Thomas Burette Souther

March 30, 1924 ~ November 25, 2019 (age 95)


Mr. Thomas “Burette” Souther, age 95 of Moravian Falls passed away Monday, November 25, 2019 at Westwood Hills Nursing and Rehab.

Funeral services will be held 2:00 PM Sunday, December 1, 2019 at Reins-Sturdivant Chapel with Rev. Jonah Parker and Rev. Chad Hendren officiating.  Burial will be in Liberty Baptist Church Cemetery.  The family will receive friends from 12:45 until 1:45 PM prior to the service at Reins-Sturdivant Funeral Home.

Mr. Souther was born March 30, 1924 in Wilkes County to Lee and Goldie Moore Souther.  He was a member of Bible Way Baptist Church where he served as a Deacon, Choir Director, Treasurer and Church Clerk and was faithful as long as his health permitted.  He also loved to rabbit hunt. 

In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his wife; Mildred Thelma Tedder Souther, two sisters; Lela Jones and Rachel Robinson and four brothers:  Narvey, Paris, Freddie and Eugene Souther.   

He is survived by a son; Joseph Arnold Souther of Moravian Falls, two sisters; Julia Steelman of Wilkesboro and Stella Marshall of Winston-Salem and one brother; Dewitt Souther of North Wilkesboro. 

Flowers will be accepted.  

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December 1, 2019

12:45 PM to 1:45 PM
Reins-Sturdivant Funeral Home
270 Armory Road
North Wilkesboro, NC 28659

Funeral Service
December 1, 2019

2:00 PM
Reins-Sturdiavant Chapel
270 Armory Road
Wilkesboro, NC 28659

Interment following funeral service
December 1, 2019

Liberty Baptist Church Cemetery
145 Trails End Road
Moravian Falls, NC 28654

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