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Wilkerson Funeral Home and Crematory
Thursday January 2nd, 2020
6:00pm - 8:00pm

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Wilkerson Funeral Home and Crematory
Friday January 3rd, 2020
2:00pm

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Thomas Austin Gammon

Thomas “Tom” Austin Gammon, 90, passed away on December 30, 2019 in Reidsville, North Carolina. A funeral service will be held at 2:00 P.M. on Friday, January 3, 2020 at Wilkerson Funeral Home with Rev. Ralph Clayton officiating. The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 6-8 P.M. on Thursday, January 2, 2020. Tom was born to the late Benton Austin Gammon and Lula May Crowder Gammon. He graduated from Ruffin High School in 1948 and served in the US Army during the Korean Conflict. He retired from Southern Bell Telephone Company with over 40 years of service. During his retirement he enjoyed buying and repairing tractors for resale. He loved people and being generous, most of all he loved his children and family. Along with his parents, he is preceded in death by his wife of 60 years, Hilda Strickland Gammon; step-mother, Dora H. Gammon; sister, Mozelle G. Moore. Thomas is survived by his children, Chandy G. Lach (Michael) of Griffith, Indiana, and F. Lyndeane Gammon of Reidsville; sister, Jean G. Powell (Bobby) of Reidsville as well as several nieces and nephews. In lieu of bringing food by the house, please make donations to the local food pantry of your choice.

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Keith Bates Jan 4 2020 12:10 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Thomas Gammon

Susan Voss Gibson Jan 2 2020 11:38 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Thomas Gammon

Kim Stone Jan 2 2020 7:17 PM

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Arnold Walker Jan 1 2020 2:01 PM

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Joy & Jack Satterfield Jan 1 2020 7:40 AM

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Doris Walker Jan 1 2020 7:36 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Thomas Gammon

hugh cobb Jan 1 2020 7:26 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Thomas Gammon

Judy Perkins Dec 31 2019 9:43 PM

TOM AND MY CHILDREN'S FATHER COULD BE FOUND MOST MORNINGS HAVING COFFEE WITH ALL THE ELDER MEN IN REIDSVILLE AT THE SANITARY CAFE OR BOJANGLES. THEIR PRESENCE IS MISSED.

Regina Pierce Dec 31 2019 8:35 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Thomas Gammon

Regina Pierce Dec 31 2019 8:32 PM

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