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Thomas Worbington

December 24, 1944 ~ May 22, 2021 (age 76)


BOYLE- Thomas Worbington, age 76, of Boyle, MS, passed away Saturday, May 22, 2021 at his home in Boyle. 
A visitation will be held Tuesday, May 25, 2021 from 6:00 PM until 8:00 PM at Cleveland Funeral Home. A private family burial will be held at a later date. Charley Lucas will officiate the service.
Thomas was born December 24, 1944 to Odel and Susan Baker Worbington in Benoit, MS. He grew up on the Delta Pine Land in Scott, MS. Thomas graduated Benoit High School and Mississippi Delta Community College with a degree in Electronics. He married Beth Lamb March 8, 1968 in Cleveland, MS. After college he worked with Rushing Communication until 1979 before opening his own business H & W Communication of which he retired in 2013. Thomas loved to fish, hunt, watch football, Hallmark Christmas movies and listen to Christmas music year round.  He was a loving husband, father and grandfather who always enjoyed his time spent with family. 

He was preceded in death by his parents Odel and Susan Worbington.
He is survived by his loving wife of 53 years Beth Lamb Worbington of Boyle, MS; daughter, Lee Saxon of Ruleville, MS; granddaughter Samantha Saxon of Ruleville, MS; sister Dora Swilley of Greenville, MS and a brother in law, Bill Lamb of Boyle, MS. 

Pallbearers are Mike Thompson, Matthew Brown, Rob Linkous, Carl Swilley, Chris Sanders, and Jeremy Swilley.
Memorials may be made to St Jude Children's Hospital 501 St Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38501.
Cleveland Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. The online guest register may be signed at

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May 25, 2021

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Cleveland Funeral Home Chapel
3463 Hwy 8
Cleveland, Mississippi 38732

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