Steve Toms

Born: Tue., Oct. 5, 1937
Died: Mon., Sep. 17, 2012

Memorial Service

6:00 PM Wed., Sep. 19, 2012
Location: Washburn & Dorsey Funeral and Cremation Service

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Mr. Steve Toms, 74, of Walker Dairy Road, Bostic, died Monday, September 17, 2012 at Hospice House, Forest City.
He was the son of the late Sim and Nell Burgin Toms, was preceded in death by his wife Patricia Padgett Toms. He was a US Army Veteran, and was a Letter Carrier for the US Postal Service with 30 years of service. He loved his family, his friends, the outdoors, music, reading, cooking, and his dogs.
He is survived by three daughters, Dena Heafner and her husband Steve, of Ellenboro, Dr. Michelle Toms-Greene and her husband Tim, of Rutherfordton, and Melanie Cox and her husband Doug, of Chattanooga, TN; a brother Johnny Toms of Ellenboro; eight grandchildren, Christina Heafner Allred and her husband Carlton, Michael Shannon Heafner, Traci Heafner Burnett and her husband Chad, Katherine Cox, Elisabeth Cox, Abigail Cox, Timothy Greene and his wife Rachelle, and Crystal Greene Margolin and her husband Laz; eight great grandchildren, Christian Greene, Shelby Greene, Caroline Greene, Savanna Greene, Ainsley Allred, Haleigh Allred, Lazarus Margolin, and Russell Margolin.
A Memorial Service will be held at 6:00 pm Wednesday, September 19, 2012 at Washburn & Dorsey Funeral Home. Rev. Max Burgin will officiate.
The Visitation will be from 7 pm until 9 pm Wednesday at the funeral home after the Memorial Service, at other times the family will gather at Steve's residence on Walker Dairy Road, Bostic.
Memorials may be made to Hospice of Rutherford County, PO Box 336, Forest City, NC 28043.
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Dotty Driver
   Posted Tue September 18, 2012
To the Toms Family I am so sorry for your loss you will be in our thoughts and prayers and we will remember all the good times over the years.

Donnie and Dotty Driver and Family

Shay Long
   Posted Tue September 18, 2012
Matthew & I sorry for your loss. We will be praying for the family during this difficult time. God Bless each of you.

John and Rindy Stiene
   Posted Tue September 18, 2012
Dear Michelle and Family,

We are so sorry to learn of your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this time.

Much love,

John and Rindy

Estalee Waters
   Posted Wed September 19, 2012
So sorry for your loss, will keep your family in my thoughts and prayers.

Gregg White
   Posted Fri September 21, 2012
Dear Melanie and Michelle, so sorry to hear about your Dad, only found out about his passing today. We will keep you all in our prayers. Much Love, Gregg

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