Thomas Fiore DeFlavis, age 80 of Griffin passed away on Thursday, June 28, 2018 at Brightmoor Nursing Center in Griffin, Georgia.
Thomas F. DeFlavis was born January 19, 1938 in Abington, PA. He is preceded in death by his parents Thomas J. and Ann Grecco DeFlavis. Thomas graduated Lehigh University in Bethlehem, PA and went on to serve our country as a First Lieutenant in the United States Marine Corp during the Cuban Missle Crisis. After his service he went into building homes and was primarily self employed.
He is survived by his wife of 58 years, Margaret “Margie’ DeFlavis; daughters, Paige (Greg) DeFlavis Blair of Martinsburg, West Virginia and Lisa (Greg) DeFlavis Davis of Monroe, GA; son, T.J. DeFlavis II of Charlotte, North Carolina; grandchildren, Jessica Ann Bilz and Christopher Thomas Bilz; brothers, Richard (Julie) DeFlavis and David (Joanne) DeFlavis; several nieces and nephews.
A visitation will be Sunday, July 1, 2018 from 1:30 pm until 2:30 pm at Conner-Westbury Funeral Home. Following the visitation, a memorial service will be in the Chapel of Conner-Westbury Funeral Home. The Reverend Nancy Shepherd will officiate.