The Herald Banner, Greenville, TX

April 18, 2013


Herald-Banner Staff

ROCKWALL — Nellie Faye Thomas, 85, of Rockwall passed away April 16, 2013, in Rowlett.

She was born Feb. 20, 1928, in Commerce to Grover C. and Lillie Mae Horton. She married Roy Thomas on July 5, 1958, in Oklahoma.

She leaves behind one daughter, DeLana Kay Hood of Rockwall; two grandsons, Brad Brooks and wife Becky of Bonham and Jordan Brooks of Rockwall; two precious great-grandchildren, Hannah and Colton Brooks; one brother, Jerry Horton of Sulphur Springs; and two sisters, Dorothy Bunton of Greenville and Maudie Casey of Caddo Mills; and numerous nieces and nephews. She dearly loved her grand dog, Buzz.

She retired from Sherwood Medical Industries in Commerce in 1990. Her favorite activities included music, dancing and bingo.

Her graveside services will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at Shiloh Cemetery near the Horton Community under the direction of Commerce Funeral Home of Commerce.

We will miss you Momma, but we will see you again in Heaven.

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