Artrice Lanelle Thacker

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Artrice Lanelle Thacker

August 07, 1947 - November 22, 2018

Artrice Lanelle Thacker Artrice Dottie Lanelle (Middleton) Thacker, 71, of Richmond, passed away Thursday evening, November 22, 2018, at Baptist Health Richmond.

Born on August 7, 1947, in Evarts, Kentucky, she was the daughter of George Stephen and Rebecca Loretta (Day) Middleton, both of whom preceded her in death. Artrice was a retired teacher for the Madison County School system and was of the Baptist faith.

Dottie is described by family and friends as honest, kindhearted, forgiving, empathetic, encouraging, and gentle-spirited. Above all, she loved her Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ with all her heart. She is loved by many and will never be forgotten.

Survivors include two sons, Samuel P. Sammy Thacker and David Aaron Thacker; three daughters-in-law, Nancy Thacker, Jennifer Thacker, and Shannon Neal; one brother, Verlin Lee Middleton; four sisters, Leona Maiden, Margaret Alisue Murry, and Cleda Bernice Miracle.

She also leaves eight grandchildren, Ashley Christman, Katherine Anne Thacker, Rolando Heath Thacker, Brandi Thacker, James Quinton Thacker, Joshua Aaron Thacker and Sarah Ilana Thacker; Skyler Thacker: four great-grandchildren, Bayleigh Thacker, Eli Thacker, Liam Thacker Christman, and Lilly Erin Thacker.

She was also preceded in death by one son, Brandon Heath Thacker; one brother, George Allen Middleton; one sister, Norma Jean Wilson; and one great-granddaughter, Mariah Christman.

Funeral service will be held at 1:00 PM Monday, November 26, 2018, at Oldham, Roberts & Powell Funeral Home with Bro. Tom Byrd officiating. Burial will follow in the Richmond Cemetery. Visitation will be from 10:00 AM until service time on Monday at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, donations are suggested to Christians United for Israel, PO Box 1307
San Antonio, TX 78295-1307.

Her sons, grandsons, and son-in-law will serve as pallbearers.
Published on November 23, 2018
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Heidi Whitlow
Nov 27, 2018
I’m so sorry to hear that your precious grandmother and mother-in-law has passed. You always had kind words, soaked in love when you spoke of her. Condolences from Ray, Evan and I as we know you are feeling so much loss. May she Rest In Peace. πŸŒΈπŸŒ·πŸ’πŸŒΊπŸ₯€