The Herald Banner, Greenville, TX


April 3, 2014

Dorothy Thomas

GREENVILLE — Dorothy Lee Thomas, 71, passed away April 1, 2014, in Greenville.

Dorothy was born July 24, 1942, to Grover C. and Marie Maynor in Pax, W.Va.

Dorothy loved her family. She spent her life creating and providing a loving and safe home for her husband and her children.

 Dorothy wore many hats and had many interests in her life; but her greatest passion was spending time with her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Her loving heart, open arms and contagious smile made her the center of her family. She was loved by all and will be truly missed by all who knew her.

Dorothy was preceded in death by her parents, Grover and Marie Maynor; husbands J.C Thomas and Larry Angel; a son, Jerry Angel; brother Doug Maynor; and sisters Patty Evans and Madeline “Sissy” Angel.

Those left to celebrate her life include her sons, Christopher Angel and wife Denise and Terry Angel and wife Aleta; daughters Connie Griffin and Gwen Peterson and husband Kevin; “daughter” Teri Boney and husband Jean; 15 grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; brothers C.D. Maynor and Bill Maynor; sisters Martha Angel and Fonda Hofstetter; and numerous nieces and nephews, extended family, friends and neighbors.

A gathering of family and friends will be Friday from 10 a.m. to noon at Quinlan Funeral Home. A graveside service will follow at 12:30 p.m. Friday at Lakeside Memorial Park in Quinlan.

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