Thelma Frances Morefield Mains, age 86, of Zionville, North Carolina, passed away on Monday, March 18, 2019 at the Johnson City Medical Center. She was born on May 26, 1932 to the late Robert and Edna Osborne Morefield. In addition to her parents, Thelma was preceded in death by her husband R.J. Mains; sons, Steve Mains of Hickory and Rickey Ward of Johnson City, TN; sisters; Lucille Nelson of Mountain City, TN, Mildred Courtner of Knoxville, TN and Bernice Wilkinson of Kingsport, TN; brother, R.L. Morefield of Conway, SC.
Thelma was a gifted cook and loved cooking for her family. She enjoyed planting and raising a garden and canning her vegetables. She was kind hearted, caring and giving and if she had anything that anyone needed, they only had to ask once and she would give it to them.
Thelma had two four-legged animals that she loved dearly, her dogs, Suzy and T.T.
Those left to cherish her memories include her daughter, Sebrina Mains of the home; grandchildren, Alyson Mains of Hickory; great grandson, Trace McCoy of Sumter, SC; sisters; Jeanie Arnold of Mountain City, TN and Mae Allen of Johnson City, TN; brothers; Kenny Morefield of Maryland; multiple special nieces and nephews and extra special nephew, Neil Arnold.
Graveside service and interment will be conducted at 2:00 p.m. Thursday, March 21, 2019 at the Mabel Methodist Church Cemetery with Rev. Derick Wilson officiating.
Condolences may be sent to the family through our website at www.mountaincityfh.com.
The family of Thelma Mains has entrusted her services to Mountain City Funeral Home, 224 S. Church Street, Mountain City, TN 37683.