HOUSTON – Dorothy Virginia Thomas, 83, died Saturday, May 17, 2014, at Calhoun Health Services. She was born Nov. 26, 1930, to James Alferd Branch and Dovie Thomas Branch in Chickasaw County.
She was a member of Parkway Baptist Church in Houston.
Services will be 2 p.m. Monday, May 19, at Memorial Funeral Home Chapel in Houston with Bro. Randy Rinehart officiating. Burial will be in Macedonia Methodist Church Cemetery. Memorial Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
She is survived by her daughter, Sharon Wright (Charles) of Indiana; three sons, Jimmy Cook and David Thomas, both of Houston and Gary Thomas (Tammy) of Thompsonville, Ill.; five grandchildren, Damian and Kate Houser and Sam, Brian and Sara Thomas; six great-grandchildren; three great-great-grandchildren; and one brother, James Branch of Houston.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Cedric Lamar Thomas; and her parents.
Pallbearers are Raymond Cole, Johnny Kilgore, Rodney Branch, Doyle Booth, Doyle Booth Jr., Shane Booth and Tommy Kilgore.
Visitation will be Saturday at the funeral home.
For online condolences, visit memorialfuneralhomehouston.com.