Thomas (Tom) W. Innes, age 71 of Charlotte and Maggie Valley passed away October 29, 2023 at his home in Maggie Valley. Tom was born in Charlotte on March 24 1952 to the late Howard and Sara Innes.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brothers William and Robert and sister-in-law, Andrea Balog.
He is survived by his loving wife of 45 years, Donna B Innes, brothers in law, George (Nancy) Balog of Waynesville NC, Robert (Cecilia) Balog of Fairfax Va. and Damien Balog of Charlotte, two sisters in law Noelle and Paula Balog of Gastonia N C, 8 nieces and nephews and 11 great nieces and nephews.
Tom retired from the NC Air National Guard in 2012 as a Chief Master Sergeant. Tom loved spending time with family, volunteering at VFW/MOC, fly fishing, working out at the YMCA, donating platelets and always loved helping people who needed help. He was an active member of Our Lady of the Assumption Catholic Church.
A funeral mass will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Our Lady of the Assumption Catholic Church or the American Red Cross or VFW post 1160.
Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at www.garrettfuneralsandcremations.com for the Innes family.