Thora Ellen Regan • June 26, 2022
Thora Ellen Regan “Memaw” was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, great grandmother, sister and friend. She peacefully went to heaven on June 26, 2022, at the age of 97.
Thora is preceded in death by her husband of 65 years, William Clarence “W.C.” Regan, parents Will & Helen Lansdon, brother Warren Lansdon (Dee), sister Mabel Bergh (Bill), sister Doris Kovitz (Carl).
She is survived by her sister Emily Bearden (Buddy), daughters Judy Regan, Susie Messick (Chuck), Katie O’Quinn (Buddy), Cathy Anderson (Terry), Shirley Caro (Buddy), and many grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Thora lived a full life that included spending much time outdoors. She was a founding member of the OO Rooster Hunting & Fishing Camp.
She loved the Lord and enjoyed attending First Baptist Church of Cantonment in the past.
Memaw was the foundation of our family.
She loved fiercely.
She never met a stranger.
She loved having company.
She loved sweets and snacks.
She wasn’t afraid to tell you how she felt about someone or something.
She could deer hunt better than most men.
She wore a sweater every single day, even in the summer.
She gave the best hugs.
She loved to sing happy birthday to her family. You could always count on her call to sing to you on your birthday.
She loved her family and friends and made sure they knew it.
Although she is no longer here in the flesh, her memory will live on forever through all of us.
During her stay at Victorian Manor, she made many special friends. We are forever thankful for her friends who became family.
A special thanks to Thora’s loving caregivers.
We will celebrate her life on Wednesday, June 29 at Pensacola Memorial Gardens.
Visitation will be from 1:00-2:00 P.M., and the funeral service will be at 2:00 P.M.
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