Tommy Thomasson


Tommy Thomasson Jr., 43, of Whittier passed away Wednesday Dec. 1, 2021.

A native and a lifelong resident of Jackson County, he was the son of Sally Thomasson of Jackson County and the late Tommy Thomasson Sr.

Tommy was a member of the Jackson Rangers Camp 1917 and loved the outdoors, riding, hunting and fishing.

What Tommy loved the most was spending time with his family and his friends.

In addition to his mother, he is survived by his wife of 25 years Marla Thomasson; daughter, Mykayla; son, Colt; brothers, Adam (Jennifer) Thomasson of Whitter and their son Lane, Thad Thomasson of Caney Fork and his children, Sabrina, Chase and Zoey, Ricky Ferris of Whittier.

Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 5, 2021, in the chapel of Appalachian Funeral Services.

The family received friends from 1 until 2 p.m. prior to the service at the funeral home.

Burial was in Campground Cemetery. Pallbearers were Tim Marks, Brock Parker, Logan Nesbit, Corey Ross, Pete Thomasson, Lane Thomasson, Ricky Ferris and McCray Broom. Honorary pallbearers were the Jackson Rangers Camp 1917.

In lieu of flowers donations can be made to Jackson Rangers Camp 1917, P.O. Box 1321, Cherokee, NC 28719.