Thomas Larry Mallard, 77, of Eutawville, husband to Troung Thi Mallard (Mot), entered into eternal rest on December 07, 2021, surrounded by his family.
Born on June 18, 1944 in Charleston, SC Thomas was a son of the late E. K. Mallard and Lillian Margaret Mallard.
Thomas, proudly served his country in the United States Air Force from 1963 to 1971. He completed four rotations during the Vietnam War before being honorably discharged in 1971. He made Eutawville his home upon returning from Southeast Asia and that is where he would remain until he lost his long battle with cancer on December 7th, 2021.
Thomas was a lifetime member of The American Legion Post 0116 and VFW Post 10980 Francis Marion Post.
Besides his wife, Thomas is survived by his children, Whitney Borgman, Terry Mallard, Kandy Nkwoji and Tommie Mallard. He is the grandfather of Brandon, Angel & Brittany and great-grandfather of Onnaleia & Naomi. He is the brother of Edward Mallard, Cheryl Britton (deceased) and Terry Mallard.
A Memorial Service for Thomas will be held at a later date.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in Thomas`s memory may be made to the charity of your choice.
Expressions of sympathy may be viewed or submitted online at https://www.avingerfh.com/.
Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Avinger Funeral Home, 2274 Eutaw Rd., Holly Hill, SC 29059, (803) 496-3434.