Thomas Jefferson Amos, 78 ,of Damascus died Aug. 19, 2010. 

He was born Oct. 27, 1931 in Cleveland, Va., to the late Thomas J. Amos and Mary Ann Huffman Amos. Mr. Amos worked as a welder and a mechanic.

He is preceded in death by his parents and a son.

Survivors include his wife of 50 years Esther Amos of Damascus; two sons, five daughters, one sister, three brothers and 10 grandchildren.

A private family memorial will be held at a later date.

Arrangements by Bishop-Griffin Funeral Home of Greenbrier. 501-679-4400