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Maria Oriola Tabares

April 25, 1939 — October 10, 2023


Maria Oriola Tabares, a beloved mother and friend, passed away on October 10, 2023, in Thomasville. Born on April 25, 1939, in Colombia, Maria's life was filled with love, laughter, and a deep sense of compassion for others. She touched the hearts of everyone she encountered and will be deeply missed by her surviving family and friends.

Maria was a woman of strength and resilience. Throughout her life, she faced numerous challenges but never lost her ability to find joy in even the simplest of moments. Her optimistic outlook on life was contagious, and she had a unique way of making everyone feel valued and cherished.

As a devoted mother, Maria poured her heart into raising her children with unwavering love and support. Her sons Hernando Antonio Gonzalez, Julian Felipe, and Andres Gonzalez are left with a legacy of kindness and compassion that they will carry with them forever. Her daughter Maria  E Gonzalez Leyda C. Gonzalez will forever remember her mother's warmth and guidance.

Maria had an incredible zest for life. She possessed a creative spirit that knew no bounds. Whether it was through cooking delicious meals for family gatherings or sewing beautiful garments for loved ones, Maria's talents knew no limits. She effortlessly brought joy to those around her through her various artistic endeavors.

Family gatherings at Maria's home were always filled with laughter and heartfelt conversations. Her warm smile welcomed everyone into her home, making them feel like part of the family. No matter how busy she might have been, Maria always made time for those she loved.

In addition to being a wonderful mother, Maria was also a loyal friend to many who were fortunate enough to know her. Her compassion extended beyond her own family as she consistently reached out to offer support to those in need. Her kind heart touched countless lives throughout the years.

Maria leaves behind a legacy of love that will continue to inspire those who knew her. Although our hearts ache with her loss, we find solace in the memories we shared with her. Her life was a testament to the power of love and kindness.

As we honor Maria Oriola Tabares, let us remember the beautiful moments she gifted us with. May her spirit continue to guide and inspire us, reminding us to cherish every precious moment and to spread love wherever we go.

Rest in peace, dear Maria. You will forever live on in our hearts.

A Celebration Gathering in Maria's memory will be held from 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM, Monday, October 16, 2023, at Nicholson Funerals & Cremations, Thomasville Chapel.

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Service Schedule

Past Services

A Celebration Gathering

Monday, October 16, 2023

9:00am - 4:00 pm (Eastern time)

Nicholson Funeral and Cremation - Thomasville

1528 National Hwy, Thomasville, NC 27360

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