Mrs. Virginia Thomas, 79, of Canton, passed away on Saturday, Jan. 4, 2014 at her residence. Funeral services are scheduled for 2 p.m., Tuesday, Jan. 7, 2014 at Big Springs United Methodist Church with Rev. Stephen Horne and Rev. Cliff Barnes officiating. Interment will follow in the Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends after 12 p.m. Sunday and all day Monday at Sosebee Funeral Home. She was preceded in death by her husband, Eldon Thomas and sons, Danny and Terry Thomas; survivors include her children, Shirley (Jimmy) Holcomb, Larry (Betty) Thomas, Ricky (Marie) Thomas all of Canton and Tommy (Louise) Thomas of Hiawassee; brothers, Charles Barnes, Mac Barnes and Jack Barnes all of Canton; 12 grandchildren, 22 great-grandchildren and a host of nieces and nephews. Sosebee Funeral Home, Canton, GA, is honored to serve the family. Sosebeefuneralhome.com 770-479-2131.