February 3, 1956
Mrs. T. W. Rea
Mrs. Thomas W. Rea, age 95, mother of Mrs. G. A. Woodward of Armstrong Drive, Hampton, died Sunday morning at the home of her daughter, Mrs. N. G. Barnhart at Fort Defiance.
Other survivors are two sons, A. E. Rea, of Crozet, and R. Goodman Rea, Sumter, SC; three daughters, Mrs. Woodward, Mrs. N. G. Barnhart of Fort Defiance and Mrs. George A. Cook of Radford; one sister, Mrs. A. G. Rea of Covington; 15 grandchildren and 24 great-grandchildren.
Mrs. Rea was the former Miss Catherine Elizabeth Warren of Fluvanna County.
Funeral services were held Tuesday at the Hillsboro Baptist Church, Hillsboro, with the pastor, the Rev. Ellis E. O’Neal, officiating. Burial was in the Hillsboro Cemetery.