The Union Recorder


April 9, 2014

Betty Ann Baisden Thomas

MILLEDGEVILLE — Betty Ann Baisden Thomas, born Oct. 14, 1927, was a small-town Georgia girl who never planned to leave home and passed away in San Antonio, Texas, March 29, 2014. Graveside services will be held at 11:30 a.m. Saturday, April 12, at Baldwin Memorial Gardens Cemetery.

Betty Ann, also known as “Sister”, is returning home to be buried next her mother, Helen Louise Haynes Baisden; father, George Henry Baisden Sr.; and brothers, George Henry Baisden Jr. and Joe Thomas Baisden. Mrs. Thomas is preceded in death by her husband, Verlin Elwin Thomas of Broseley, Mo. She was much beloved and leaves behind a legacy of unconditional love for her family that will live on for generations to come.

She is survived by her sister, Pauline Louise Baisden Morrison; daughters, Louise Thomas Ruhl, Loraine Thomas Fries, Margaret Angela Thomas and Michele Adriana Thomas; grandchildren, Dana Hasse Tipps, Kristina Louise Ruhl and Brian Thomas Ruhl; great-grandchildren Rice Harrington Tipps and Cordellia Clementine Tipps; sons-in-law Steve Ruhl, Joe Fries and Scott Watson; and many loving cousins, nieces and nephews.

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Moores Funeral Home & Crematory has charge of arrangements.


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