Edwin Alvis Thrasher

EDWIN ALVIS THRASHER, 87, Guntersville, died July 27, 2018. Formerly of Oneonta and Fultondale, he worked at Hayes Aircraft for 45 years. A U.S. Army veteran, he was presented a certificate and pin by Heartlite Hospice shortly before his passing, a gesture that made him very happy. Predeceasing him were wife Zuma Ynema Thrasher, parents Lee and Edora Wood Thrasher, and sisters Oneta Turner, Dora Lee Hollingsworth, and Mary Sue Pearson.

Surviving are sons Mike (Cindy) Thrasher, Springville, Glenn Thrasher, Guntersville; granddaughter Sabrina (Kevin) Thomas; great-granddaughter Kendall Thomas; many nieces and nephews.

Ed Ingle and Norman Putman officiated the 2 p.m. service held July 31 at Lemley Funeral Home Chapel with burial at Nixon’s Chapel Cemetery. The family suggests memorial donations to a local VFW chapter or military organization in his name.