Mrs. Annie Jo Kelley Thomas

Mrs. Annie Jo Kelley Thomas, age 94, of Dalton, Georgia, formerly of Cedartown, passed away on Sunday, July 18, 2021.  She was born on March 14, 1927 in Cherokee County, Alabama. She was the daughter of the late Roy Kelley and Venice Singleton Camp.  

Mrs. Thomas is survived by her daughter, Debbie T. Godfrey (Mark); son, Larry Thomas (Jan); seven grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.

Mrs. Thomas is preceded in death by her parents; husband, Maurice L. Thomas; son, Don Thomas; brothers, Paul Kelley, Gene Kelley, and Bill Kelley.

The funeral arrangements for Mrs. Annie Jo Kelley Thomas will be held on Wednesday, July 21, 2021 at two o’clock in the afternoon in the chapel of the Gammage Funeral Home with Rev. Bud Davis and Rev. Danny Tucker officiating. 

Interment will follow in Northview Cemetery.   

The family of Mrs. Thomas will receive family and friends on Wednesday, July 21, 2021 from twelve o’clock in the afternoon until the funeral service hour at the Gammage Funeral Home.

 The following gentlemen will serve as pallbearers: Zach Thomas, Seth Godfrey, Hunter Williams, David Thomas, Joel Thomas, Kelly McLendon, Danny Kelley, David Bush, and Pat Thomas.  

Messages of condolence can be made to the family by visiting our website and signing the online guestbook at

The Olin L. Gammage and Sons Funeral Home is handling the arrangements for Mrs. Annie Jo Kelley Thomas.    

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