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Funeral Service

Wilkerson Funeral Home and Crematory
Wednesday March 23rd, 2022
2:00pm

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Wilkerson Funeral Home and Crematory
Wednesday March 23rd, 2022
1:00pm - 2:00pm

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Ernest Lee Thomas

Ernest Lee Thomas, 68, of Reidsville, passed away Monday, March 21, 2022 at Annie Penn Hospital.

A funeral service will be held at 2:00 PM Wednesday, March 23, 2022 at Wilkerson Funeral Home with Rev. Dennis Chapmon officiating.  The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service.  Upon his request, he will be cremated after his funeral services. 

Ernest was born in Rockingham County to the late Morris Ballard Thomas and Gladys Martin Hill.  He was of the Southern Baptist Faith and was a truck driver for many years.  He loved singing, playing the guitar, listening to music and collecting antiques.  Rarely a day went by that he didn’t spend time with his daughter, son-in-law and grandchildren.  

In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his sister, Camilla T. Travis.

He is survived by his daughter, Angela Michelle Pegram (Philip); grandchildren, Amber, Kandis, Brooklyn and Travis Pegram; great grandson, Avorrie Frazier; brother, Morris “Wayne” Thomas (Alice); numerous nieces and nephews, many friends and loved ones. 


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Sarah Mar 26 2022 11:08 PM

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Philip pegram Mar 24 2022 10:15 AM

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Jimmy & Kathi Hill Mar 23 2022 8:37 PM

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Wetona E Billings Mar 23 2022 8:48 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Ernest Thomas

Tommie Taylor Mar 22 2022 9:00 PM

Rest in Peace my lifetime friend.We had such good times growing up together on Englewood St. Just sorry I haven't been able to talk to you in a little bit.Praying for the family. Fly high my friend fly high...

Kaye Fulp Mar 22 2022 3:09 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Ernest Thomas

Kaye Fulp Mar 22 2022 3:02 PM

Sorry to hear had alot of laughs over the years.

Johnny Carson Mar 22 2022 6:22 AM

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