Arbutus May (Deihl) Thacker, 95, of Scottsville, died on Wednesday, December 8, 2021, at Martha Jefferson Hospital.
She was born on February 27, 1926 in Reedville, a daughter of the late John and Annie (Wheatley) Deihl.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her devoted husband of 54 years, Arthur Raymon Thacker; brothers, John, Einon, Emory, Robert, Allen, Kenneth, and Woodrow Deihl; and sisters, Gladys Jett, Myrtle Deihl, Annie Evans, and Gertrude Lawrence.
Arbutus lived many years in Reedville, Richmond and Scottsville and worked as a hairdresser. She was a devoted housewife and mother.
Survivors include her son, Matthew Lewis Thacker (Donna), of Scottsville; a very special niece, Diane McVicker (John); great-nephew, Michael Kinsey, all of Alexandria; and a nephew, Woodrow Deihl, Jr. of MS.
A funeral service will be conducted at 3:00 p.m. on Sunday, December, 12, 2021 at Thacker Brothers Scottsville Funeral Home by the Rev. Laura Stratton. Burial will be private.
Family and friends may share memories and photos at www.thackerbrothers.com.