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Thomas Howard McGinness

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Thomas was born on February 6, 1954 and passed away on Friday, October 4, 2019.

Thomas was a resident of Alabama at the time of passing.

He was born in Huntsville and graduated from Lee High School in 1972.

His second career was as an entrepreneur in retail footwear, first in Huntsville, then in Franklin, TN.

Survivors include his wife, Theresa Robinson Schupp McGinness; his son, Cliff McGinness (Haley); his son, Charlie McGinness (Courtnay) of Chattanooga, TN; his daughter, Julie Pierce (Joey); his sisters, Karen Rhodes (Jim) of Guntersville and Joanne McCormack (Tom) of Sparta, TN; and ten grandchildren.

A service will be held at 11:30 a.m. Monday, October 7 at Church of the Nativity Episcopal with the Rev. Michael Goldsmith officiating.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Preston Robert Tisch Brain Tumor Center at Duke University via www.gifts.duke.edu/dukehealth.