The homegoing celebration for Ms. Lessie Thomas will be held on Sunday, Feb. 9, 2014 from the Chapel of All Faiths with viewing from noon until the 1 p.m. funeral hour. Interment will follow in Baldwin Memorial Gardens.
Ms. Thomas entered rest in an Atlanta hospital on Sunday.
Survivors include: three daughters, Ms. Briannica D’Essie Blanks, Ms. Shaenna Patrice Fowler, and Mrs. Frances Allene French; one grandson; four sisters, the Rev. Vera Thomas Edwards, Pastor Joyce Thomas (Nolan), Lt. Col. (Ret) Mary Thomas Johnson (Major (Ret) Eddie Johnson) and Ms. Brenda Thomas; brothers, Mr. Otis Thomas Jr., Mr. Jerry Thomas, Master Sgt. (Ret) Oscar Thomas (Joyce), Sgt. 1st Class (Ret) Anthony Thomas, Mr. Kenneth Thomas (Apryl) and Mr. Timothy Thomas (Kimberlyn); and a host of other relatives.
Friends may visit the family at the home of Mr. Otis Thomas Sr., 641 N. Jefferson Street.
Words of condolences may be expressed at www.slatersfuneralhomeinc.com.
Slater’s Funeral Home Inc. has charge of arrangements.