Mrs. Thelma McCartney passed away with her family surrounding her on May 5, 2022. Thelma was born on May 17, 1932, in Tennessee, and was 89 years old at the time of her passing. Her parents were Erby and Allie Arnold, also from Tennessee.
Thelma had been a resident in Galt, California, for 20 years. She had also resided in Hemet, California. She was an electronic assembler at McDonnel Douglas (Boeing) for 30 years.
Thelma attended church at First Baptist Church in Galt, California.
Surviving Thelma are her daughter Barbara Woodel and son Tony McCartney; five grandchildren, 13 great-grandchildren, and four great-great-grandchildren.
Visitation is scheduled for Wednesday, June 1 from 3-7 p.m. at Ben Salas Funeral Home on Fourth Street in Galt.
Church service will be held Thursday, June 2, at First Baptist Church, 653 A Street in Galt, at 1 p.m., with reception following after church service.
Burial service will be held on Friday, June 3, at 10:15 a.m. at Sacramento Valley National Cemetery, 5810 Midway Road, Dixon, CA 95620.