Norman Henry “Tommy” Balthis, age 67, of Bristol, Va., passed away on Friday, October 16, 2020 at Bristol Regional Medical Center. He was born April 6, 1953 in Bristol, Tenn., a son of the late J.C. and Mary Ruth Huffman Balthis. Tommy was a farmer and a lifelong resident of the Bristol area. He was a member of Walker’s Mountain Baptist Church. Tommy was an avid hunter and enjoyed fishing and sports.
Survivors include his wife, Ann Penley Balthis; daughters, Christy Balthis and Brandy Balthis; special son and nephew, Travis Balthis; brothers, Gary Balthis and wife Charla Jo, Don Balthis, Tony Balthis and wife Tammy, Kevin Balthis and wife April; special friend, Garry Taylor and wife Sandy; step mother, Gwen Balthis; and several beloved nieces, nephews and in-laws.
The funeral service will be held 8:00 p.m. Tuesday, October 20, 2020 in the Weaver Funeral Home Chapel with Pastor Eddie Leonard and Garry Taylor officiating. The family will receive friends from 6 until 8:00 p.m. prior to the service. Interment will be held 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, October 21, 2020 at Denton Family Cemetery. A procession of family and friends will leave the funeral home at 10:30 a.m. to the cemetery. Pallbearers will be nephews and friends of the family. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the funeral home to help the family. Due to Covid-19 masks are required.
Online condolences may be registered at www.weaverfuneralhome.net. Arrangements have been made with Weaver Funeral Home and Cremation Services.