Originally created 10/16/00

Rev. Thomas Mason Sr.



NORTH AUGUSTA - The Rev. Thomas E. Mason Sr., 70, of Sudlow Lake Road, died Saturday, Oct. 14, 2000, at University Hospital, Augusta.

The funeral will be at 4:30 p.m. Tuesday at New Vision Worship Center Pentecostal Holiness Church, Warrenville, with the Revs. Ray Dixon, Ray Buchanan and Ronald Moore officiating. Burial will be in Hillcrest Memorial Park, Augusta.

The Rev. Mason, a native of Rock Hill, was a minister and a member of New Vision Center Pentecostal Holiness Church.

Survivors include his wife, Thelma Mason; a son, Thomas E. Mason Jr., Conyers, Ga.; two daughters, Jeanie M. Lamb and Rebecca M. Jarrard, both of North Augusta; two brothers, Robert Mason and Jack Mason, both of Hephzibah; a sister, Nina Lee Mason, Augusta; and eight grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.

Pallbearers will be David Dubose, Michael F. Jarrard, Joshua Kennedy, Jimmy Davis, Michael Jarrard, Douglas Johnson and Lewis Harris.

Honorary pallbearers will be members of Upper South Carolina Pentecostal Holiness Conference.

Memorials may be made to New Vision Worship Center Pentecostal Holiness Church, Legion Drive, Warrenville, SC 29851.

Friends may call at the residence.

The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m. today at Napier Funeral Home, Graniteville.

The Augusta Chronicle Oct. 16, 2000